Call For Papers   

19th Century American Women, North & South
Deadline: March 30, 2001
 
This proposed panel for the 2001 SAMLA will examine both the tensions between and the cooperative spirit of American women writers in the 19th Century. Papers on lesser know women novelists, poets, journalists, and dramatists are encouraged. Areas of examination can include, but are not limited to: 
- literary mentorship and/or modeling; 
- conflicting regional stances; 
- conflicting social stances (suffrage, slavery, temperance, etc.); 
- women's eductional needs; 
- role of the woman writer in America; 
- relationship with male writers; 
- woman's "place" 

One page abstracts should be submitted no later than 30 March '01 to: 

Dr. Armida Gilbert 
East Georgia College 
PO Box 8010 
Statesboro, GA 30459 

or 

Larry Gibbs 
East Georgia College 
lgibbs2@netscape.net  

Fax: 912-486-7058