Category Archives: Events

Fall 2017 Cormac McCarthy Conference Call for Papers

The Cormac McCarthy Society invites paper proposals for its Fall 2017 Conference, to be held Sept. 1-3 in Austin, Texas.  The submission deadline is April 15, 2017. Papers on all topics relating to the works of Cormac McCarthy, from all perspectives, are invited, including considerations of theatrical productions or film adaptations of his work, pedagogical […]

Fall 2017 Cormac McCarthy Conference

Mark your calendars! Friday, September 1 – Sunday, September 3 The Hilton, 500 E. 4th St., Austin, Texas We have finalized the date and location for our next Cormac McCarthy conference, which will take place in Austin, Texas, with events beginning Friday morning and ending mid-day on Sunday.  Some meals will be included in the registration […]

Live-streaming Blood Meridian Workshop Happens Tonight

Rick Wallach posts the following on the Forum: For the first time in Cormac McCarthy Studies the University of Warwick and IATL is live-streaming a workshop on the author’s acclaimed novel Blood Meridian. Join us on Friday 20 November from 09:45 hours GMT on live stream for an informal day with the judge. Here’s your […]

Final Schedule Posted for Memphis Conference

We’ve posted final schedule for the Memphis Conference. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

The Cormac McCarthy Society Conference: Fifty Years of Cormac McCarthy

The University of Memphis October 8-10, 2015 This year marks the 50th anniversary of the publication of Cormac McCarthy’s first novel, The Orchard Keeper. To celebrate this milestone, The Cormac McCarthy Society and the Department of English at The University of Memphis will co-sponsor a conference devoted to McCarthy’s work. Information on registration fees is […]

Peter Josyph Presents “Cormac McCarthy’s House” at The Wittliff Collections

A few months ago, I posted about Peter Josyph’s talk at the Wittliff Collections. For those of you who were unable to attend, the video has been posted online. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this […]

McCarthy to be Honored at Knoxville Catholic High School

On Saturday, October 18, 2014, Cormac McCarthy will be recognized in a ceremony at Knoxville Catholic High School, his alma mater.  KCHS graduates David Valencia and Eric Theodore will present a plaque honoring the author and a charcoal drawing of McCarthy’s high school senior photograph, both of which will be hung in the school’s library. […]

Wittliff Collections Opens McCarthy Exhibition; Peter Josyph to Perform on September 18

For those of you who may have missed it, The Wittliff Collections has a new exhibit, Cormac McCarthy: Unveiling a Literary Legend, that opened on September 3. The exhibition runs through December 19. From their website: Acclaimed as one of America’s most powerful writers, Cormac McCarthy has crafted some of the finest novels of our […]