[Update] Georgia Philological Association: May 19, 2017 Meeting and Call for Papers

deadline for submissions: 
March 20, 2017
full name / name of organization: 
Georgia Philological Association (GPA)

The twelfth annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Middle Georgia State University Conference Center at 100 College Station Drive, Macon, Georgia on Friday, May 19, 2017. We invite proposals for session topics, panel discussions, and scholarly papers in English on any subjects relating to American, British, French, Hispanic, Russian, German, or Slavic literature or language, as well as composition, philosophy, history, translation, the general humanities, interdisciplinary studies, and pedagogy. Reading times for individual paper presentations are limited to 15 minutes. Presenters may submit longer or more complex versions (8,000 words maximum) to be considered for publication in the Journal of the Georgia Philological Association. All presenters must be members of the GPA.

The deadline for registration is April 30, 2017. Conference registration fees are $10.00 for students, $30.00 for all others, and $35.00 for faculty/non-students after April 30, 2017. Registration includes lunch, refreshments, and conference materials. See http://www.ega.edu/gpa/call_for_papers for information on applying for the $100 Vicki Hill Memorial Graduate Recognition Award given to a graduate student who presents at the conference. Please submit 100-word abstracts in English by March 20, 2017 by email to Dr. Lorraine Dubuisson, Middle Georgia State University, Department of English, at lorraine.dubuisson@mga.edu.