CALL FOR PAPERS
51st Annual Meeting
Southern Conference on Slavic Studies
March 21-23, 2013
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS: January 15, 2013
The Fifty-First Annual Meeting of the Southern Conference on Slavic Studies (SCSS) will be held at the Marriott Hotel in Downtown Greensboro, NC, March 21-23, 2013. The meeting will be co-hosted by the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Elon University, and Wake Forest University. The SCSS is the largest of the regional Slavic and Eurasian Studies associations and its programs attract national and international scholarly participation. The purpose of SCSS is to promote scholarship, education, and in all other ways to advance scholarly interest in Russian, Soviet, and East European studies in the Southern region of the United States and nationwide. Membership in SCSS is open to all persons interested in furthering these goals.
Papers from all humanities and social science disciplines are welcome and encouraged, as is a focus on countries other than Russia/USSR. Papers and panels on all topics will be considered. The program committee is accepting panel and paper proposals until January 15, 2013. Whole panel proposals (chair, three papers, discussant) are preferred, but proposals for individual papers are also welcome. Whole panel proposals should include the titles of each individual paper as well as a title for the panel itself and identifying information (email addresses and institutional affiliations) for all participants. Proposals for individual papers should include email contact, institutional affiliation, and a brief (one paragraph) abstract to guide the program committee in the assembly of panels. If any AV equipment will be needed, the panel and paper proposals should indicate so when they are submitted. AV will be of limited availability and assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. Email (preferably) your proposals to Sharon Kowalsky at Sharon.Kowalsky at tamuc dot edu (please note my email has changed from previous years), or send it by conventional post to:
Dr. Sharon Kowalsky
Department of History
Texas A&M University-Commerce
PO Box 3011
Commerce, TX 75429
For local arrangements or conference information other than the program, please contact Dr. Jeff Jones, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, jwjones at uncg dot edu, 336-334-4068. For questions, proposals or other information regarding the program, please contact Sharon Kowalsky at Sharon.Kowalsky at tamuc dot edu or 903-886-5627.
Kalb, J. [SEELANGS] SCSS CFP deadline Jan 15, 2013 **PLEASE FORWARD TO ANYONE YOU THINK IS INTERESTED. SEELANGS listserv (SEELANGS@LISTSERV.UA.EDU, 13 Sep 2012).