"Katherine Anne Porter: Out of the Archives"

deadline for submissions: 
December 1, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Anne Porter Society
contact email: 

The Katherine Anne Porter Society session at the 31st annual American Literature Association Conference invites papers on any topic that makes use of Porter's correspondence digitized by the Katherine Anne Porter Correspondence Project at the University of Maryland Libraries (https://www.lib.umd.edu/kaporter-correspondence).

Please send a 200-word proposal and a brief biographical statement to Beth Alvarez at alvarez@umd.edu by December 1, 2019.

The conference will be held at Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, California, May 21-24, 2020. 

Conference details and information about hotel reservations will be available through the Web site of the American Literature Association (www.americanliterature.org). Information about the Porter activities planned for the conference will be posted on the Society’s Web site (https://kaportersociety.org/).