Influenced and Influencing: Maxine Hong Kingston and Other Writers

deadline for submissions: 
March 29, 2021
full name / name of organization: 
Maxine Hong Kingston Society
contact email: 

2021 The Maxine Hong Kingston Society will sponsor two panels for the 2021 ALA, both having to do with influence and association. “Before” will focus on writers who have influenced Kingston’s work and “After” will take up the matter of writers her work has influenced. Please see the ALA web sit for details about this year's conference, which will also include the possibility of virtual participation:

Please send your presentation title, an abstract of 250 words, a CV, and a short bio to John Whalen-Bridge at by 29 March 2021. Please specify if audio/visual equipment is required.