ALA 2017 Call for Papers

American Literature Association 28th Annual Conference

May 25-28, 2017 in Boston, MA

CALL FOR PAPERS–The Frank Norris Society

 The Frank Norris Society will sponsor two sessions at the American Literature Association Conference at the Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA, on May 25-28, 2017.

Papers on any aspect of Frank Norris’s work or life will be considered.  Broader treatments of American literary naturalism (whether directly related to Frank Norris or not) will also be considered.

Presentations will be limited to 20 minutes.
Please email abstracts or papers of no more than ten double-spaced pages by January 15, 2017, to the program chair:

Eric Carl Link

For further information about the conference, please consult the ALA website at or contact the conference director, Professor Olivia Carr Edenfield of Georgia Southern University at with specific questions.

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