CFP: Constance Fenimore Woolson Society (ALA; Deadline 12.20.13)

The Constance Fenimore Woolson Society seeks papers for its panel at the American Literature Association’s 25th Annual Conference, May 22-25, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. The theme of this year’s panel is “New Approaches to Constance Fenimore Woolson.” We welcome papers that open up new perspectives on her short stories, novels, travel narratives, poetry, or letters (recently published by the University Press of Florida). Please send a 250-word abstract and a brief CV to Anne Boyd Rioux at by Dec. 20. For further information on the Constance Fenimore Woolson Society, visit For further information on the conference, please consult the ALA website at