Carson McCullers Society Call for Papers ALA 2018

deadline for submissions: 
January 1, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
Carson McCullers Society


Carson McCullers Society

American Literature Association

28th Annual Conference

May 24-27 San Francisco CA


The Carson McCullers Center for Writers and Musicians (Columbus State University) in conjunction with The Carson McCullers Society invite proposals for individual papers or complete panels about any aspect of Carson McCullers’ life or work for the American Literature Association’s 29th Annual Conference, to be held in San Francisco, CA, May 24-27, 2018. Abstracts of no more than 300 words, should be sent to Alison Bertolini, President, The Carson McCullers Society, at and to Keith Byerman, Panel Chair, no later than January 1, 2018. Preliminary inquiries are welcome.

The American Literature Association’s conference will meet at The Hyatt Regency, San Francisco, CA, just across the street from the Ferry Building Marketplace and Embarcadero waterfront. For further information, please consult the ALA conference website at contact the conference director, Professor Leslie Petty via email ( with specific questions.