CFP: Mark Twain Conference in Hannibal, Missouri (July 25-27, 2019)


CALL FOR PAPERS
MARK TWAIN CONFERENCE July 25-27, 2019
HANNIBAL, MISSOURI

The Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum is hosting its third Mark Twain Conference in Hannibal, Missouri, July 25-27, 2019. The museum is calling for papers for presentation at the conference.

Abstracts for proposals are being accepted immediately through February 15, 2019. These should be e-mailed in Word format to Henry Sweets at [email protected]org for review.

Abstracts should be 500-750 words in length. Presenters will be limited to a 20 minute presentation at the conference.

Subject matter is wide open. Presentations are expected to address some topic related to Mark Twain, his life, or his works. Preference will be given to papers addressing Mark Twain in Hannibal, in Missouri, or on the Mississippi River. In addition to the papers being presented, the conference will include visits to the Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum, touring Mark Twain Cave, riding the Mark Twain Riverboat, and traveling to Florida, Missouri, to the Mark Twain birthplace museum and the Quarles
farm site.

 

Contact Henry Sweets with any questions.
[email protected]org
573-221-9010 extension 40

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