The Immutable Zora: Classic and Classy

deadline for submissions: 
January 15, 2022
full name / name of organization: 
Bethune-Cookman University

Bethune-Cookman University welcomes proposals for its tenth annual Zora Neale Hurston Conference, to be held virtually on February 17-18, 2022. The Immutable Zora: Classic and Classy celebrates Hurston’s legacy and recognizes established and emerging scholarship.

You are invited to submit abstracts for individual or panel presentations on topics related to Hurston or that reflect her multidisciplinary interests. Presentations can be scholarly, pedagogical, and/or creative. Please submit 250-300 word abstracts to us by 15 January 2022 here: 

Presenters will be notified by 21 January 2022.

Please email Atreyee Gohain or Mary Corliss at in case of any questions.