Flannery O'Connor panel at SCMLA

deadline for submissions: 
April 30, 2017
full name / name of organization: 
Flannery O'Connor society
contact email: 

We are looking for new takes on Flannery O'Connor and her work for a panel at the SCMLA in Tulsa Oct 5-8.

  •  Reviews and responses to recent FOC publications
  • The posthumous life of Flannery in her biographies and recent documentaries or adaptations
  • Flannery in conversation with other authors such as Dostoevsky, McCarthy, or Saunders
  • who are the contemporary Catholic novelists most influenced by O'Connor
  • O'Connor for the digital age: what new forums to teach with and reach the public with O'Connors work
  • Approaches to teaching Flannery 
  • Flannery in response to politics, the current chirch or today's culture

Please send a brief abstract and short bio to jwilson@jbu.edu by April 30. 

Thank you

Jessica Hooten Wilson