CFP: ALA Symposium: Frontiers and Borders in American Literature (Deadline 10.15.15)

American Literature Association Symposium
Frontiers and Borders in American Literature

February 25-27, 2016
Sheraton Gunter Hotel
San Antonio, TX

Proposals are welcome for papers and panels on a range of topics related to varied conceptions of the frontier and American borderlands, including but not limited to nineteenth and twentieth-century narratives of the frontier, Western literature, the literature of nature and the environment, the literature of cultural contact, and science fiction.

Send one page proposals or abstracts to Steven Frye at by October 15, 2015.

See American Literature Association website for further details on hotel accommodation