Conference Potentials for 2016 and beyond

Here are some academic conferences that may be of interest to readers of this blog. Please let me know of others!

 Far west Popular Culture Association
28th annual meeting, February 26-28, 2016
Papers on all aspects of popular and American culture worldwide are welcome.
Proposals due December 15th 2015 (soon!!)

Tolkien among Scholars
The Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society (LUCAS) and the Dutch Tolkien Society Unquendor will host the 7th Unquendor Lustrum Conference 2016.
Saturday 18 June, 2016, Lieden, Netherlands
Proposals due by December 31st, 2015

Conference on Christianity and Literature Southeast: Pilgrimage in Literature
April 28-30, 2016, Montreat College
Montreat, North Carolina
Submit completed essays by January 10th, 2016

C. S. Lewis & Inklings Society:Is Man a Myth?”
March 31 – April 2, 2016
John Brown University, Siloam Springs, Arkansas
submit a one-page abstract or a full paper by January 30th, 2016

The 10th Frances W. Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis & Friends
June 2-5, 2016
Taylor University, Indiana
CFP deadline March 7th, 2016.
I’ll be giving a keynote speech at this conference entitled “Charles Williams & Friendship sub specie Arthuriana,” drawing from my edited collection The Inklings and King Arthur

47th Annual Mythopoeic Conference: Faces of Mythology: Ancient, Medieval, and Modern
August 5-8, 2016
San Antonio, Texas
Proposals due May 1st, 2016.

Northeast Popular Culture/American Culture Association
Keene State College in Keene, New Hampshire
Friday October 21 and Saturday October 22, 2016.
Proposals due August 31

The 52nd International Congress on Medieval Studies takes place May 11-14, 2017.

International Arthurian?
There should be an International Arthurian in the summer of 2016, but I don’t see any info about it yet:

C.S. Lewis Oxbridge
And there will be a C. S. Lewis Oxbridge 2017—keep your eye on this page:|

About Sørina Higgins

Sørina Higgins is a PhD student in English and Presidential Scholar at Baylor University. She also serves as Chair of the Language and Literature Department at Signum University, online. Her latest publication is an academic essay collection on "The Inklings and King Arthur" (Apocryphile Press, December 2017). Her interests include British Modernism, the Inklings, Arthuriana, theatre, and magic. She holds an M.A. from Middlebury College’s Bread Loaf School of English. Sørina blogs about British poet Charles Williams at The Oddest Inkling, wrote the introduction to a new edition of Williams’s "Taliessin through Logres" (Apocryphile, 2016), and edited Williams’s "The Chapel of the Thorn" (Apocryphile, 2014). As a creative writer, Sørina has published two books of poetry, "The Significance of Swans" (2007) and "Caduceus" (2012).
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