CFP-St. George Tucker Society Topical Panel Sessions on Southern History/Studies

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Call for Papers
May 1, 2022
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Literature

The St. George Tucker Society, Inc. invites paper proposals for its annual meeting to be held in Savannah, Georgia July 27-29, 2022.  The society encourages scholars of the U.S. South to submit proposals for two topical sessions on any aspect of Southern Studies and/or Southern History. Single paper and whole panel proposals will be considered. Deadline for submission of panelist CV and 200-word paper abstract (for single paper proposals) or 250-word overall panel abstract, 200-word individual paper abstracts, and panelist CVs (for whole panel proposals) is Sunday, May 1, 2022.

 The St. George Tucker Society is an interdisciplinary scholarly organization dedicated to the study of the American South. Founded in 1990, it holds an annual meeting for members and guests during the summer “lay-by” season. These meetings feature presentations by established and beginning scholars. Papers are circulated in advance of the meeting and sessions focus on the engagement between the presenter and the audience. Meals and libations are normally shared as part of the program schedule in an effort to foster collegiality. More information can be found here:

 Please send proposals to:  Dr. James “Trae” Welborn (  

 Submission deadline is Sunday, May 1, 2022. In addition to the CV and panel abstracts listed above, please also include a mailing address, phone number, and email address for each panelist included in the proposal. Please address any questions to Dr. Welborn via the email address above.

Contact Info: 

Dr. James “Trae” Welborn

President, St. George Tucker Society

Associate Professor of History, Georgia College & State University

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