American Literature after 1865; PAMLA; Nov. 10-12, 2017

deadline for submissions: 
May 21, 2017
full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient & Modern Languages Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 



The 115th annual conference of the Pacific Ancient & Modern Languages Association (PAMLA) will be held at the lovely Chaminade University of Honolulu (with the official conference hotel being the Ala Moana) from Friday, November 10, to Sunday, November 12.


Seeking papers for a panel(s) focused upon post-1865 American Literature.  Abstracts involving the conference theme--''The Sense of Sight: Vision, Visilibity, and Ways of Seeing--are particularly welcome, although all aspects of post-Civil War literature will be considered. To submit an abstract for this session, please go to:

Once you have created an account, you will be able to use the online system to submit an abstract. The deadline for proposals is Sunday, May 21st.  If you any questions, please contact Andrew Howe (