ALA 2021

deadline for submissions: 
February 16, 2021
full name / name of organization: 
Maggie Gordon Froehlich / F. Scott Fitzgerald Society
contact email: 


The F. Scott Fitzgerald Society ( ) invites proposals for papers to be presented at the 2021 American Literature Association in Boston, Massachusetts, 27-30 May 2021.




The F. Scott Fitzgerald Society invites proposals for papers examining any aspect of Fitzgerald’s life and work that provides fresh insights.




Send 250-word abstract for a twenty-minute presentation to Maggie Gordon Froehlich at by February 16, 2021. Please title your subject line “ALA Proposal [your last name]” and include in the body of your message a brief biographical sketch, your preferred e-mail address, and any AV equipment needs.




The American Literature Association’s 32nd annual conference will meet at the Westin Copley Place in Boston on May 27-30, 2021 (Thursday through Sunday of Memorial Day weekend). The deadline for proposals is February 21, 2021. For further information, please consult the ALA website at or for specific questions, contact the conference directors. Professor Olivia Carr Edenfield at or Professor Leslie Petty at or the Executive Director of the ALA, Professor Alfred Bendixen at