Carson McCullers Annual Outstanding Conference Paper Award

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May 1, 2019
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Literature, Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Carson McCullers Society is pleased to invite submissions for its annual prize for Outstanding Conference Paper. This award recognizes the best entry for a scholarly essay on the life and work of Carson McCullers presented at a conference the previous year. Entrants should provide evidence that the paper was presented at a national, regional, or international academic conference during 2018 (January to December) and that the winner is eligible for the award as an active member of the Society (information on membership can be found here on our website). Submissions for this blind-judged competition are welcome from all levels of scholars and bear a $100 dollar honorarium and recognition by the Society for the best entry.


Please send submissions to Carson McCuller Society President Isadora Wagner ( by Wednesday, May 1, 2019.

Contact Info: 

Isadora Wagner