Call for Papers    

The Flannery O'Connor Society
"The Surprising Joy(s) of Flannery O'Connor"
Deadline: September 25, 2000

The Flannery O'Connor Society is requesting papers and paper proposals for a panel entitled, "The Surprising Joy(s) of Flannery O'Connor" which will be part of Art and Soul: A Conference on Religion and the Arts to be held at Baylor University in Waco, TX. 

Papers are particularly sought which deal with connections between O'Connor's writing and thought and that of the Oxford Christians. Such connections might include but are not limited to: the influence of any of the Oxford Christians on O'Connor, her views and comments on the Oxford Christians, or conflicts and contrasts between O'Connor's art and thought and that of the Oxford Christians. 

Papers, proposals, or enquires should be addressed to: 
Robert Donahoo 
English Department 
Sam Houston State University 
Huntsville, TX 77341 
fax: 936.294.1408 
e-mail: eng_rxd@shsu.edu  

The deadline for submitting proposals is September 25, 2000. 
The Art and Soul conference will take place on the Baylor University 
campus in Waco, TX, February 22-25, 2001.