African American Literature at CEA 3/21-3/23/2024

deadline for submissions: 
November 1, 2023
full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 

The College English Association, a gathering of scholar-teachers in English studies, welcomes proposals for presentations on African American Literature for our 53rd annual conference in Atlanta, March 21-23, 2024.

For this area, we are particularly interested in proposals that relate African American literature to the conference theme of “Transformations” from academics from a wide range of areas across literary studies, creative writing, rhetoric, composition, technical communication, linguistics, and film.

Proposals should be between 250 and 500 words in length and should include a title. Please note that only one proposal may be submitted per participant. Notifications of proposal status will be sent in early December. Submit your proposal by November 1, 2023, at

Additional information about the conference may be found at

Questions? Please email Christina Bucher at