Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, Middle English, Including Chaucer

deadline for submissions: 
July 10, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Debra Best, California State University - Dominguez Hills
contact email: 

CALL FOR PAPERS (Extended Deadline!)

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Thursday, November 14, 2019 to Sunday, November 17, 2019, Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel, San Diego, California

Conference Theme "Send in the Clowns"

The 2019 PAMLA Conference is being held over the November 14-17 weekend, in beautiful San Diego, California once again! Do consider joining us at the Wyndham San Diego Bayside hotel this year, and as many PAMLA attendees can attest, the conference itself is sure to be an incredibly enjoyable, friendly, and rigorous experience for scholars at all stages in their professional careers. Go to for more information.

Session: Middle English, Including Chaucer (
Presiding Officer: Debra Best
Proposal Due Date: July 10th (Extended)

Panel abstract: The Middle English Literature session is open to all papers that explore some aspect of Middle English poetry, prose, and/or Chaucerian studies. Papers attuned to some facet of the conference theme, "Send In the Clowns," including elements of the carnivalesque, the satirical, or the ironic, are welcome.

Note: Feel free to submit a session regardless of the conference theme, and please contact me with any questions or concerns about the panel.

Moreover, for those also interested in other sessions related to Ancient or Medieval Literature, see and search for this area of study! We look forward to your submission!