Category Archives: Society

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 […]

Berlin Conference Deadline Approaches

The submission deadline for the “Berlin Conference”—Crossroads and Transgressions: Cormac McCarthy Between Worlds—is January 15. The conference will be held at the Free University of Berlin from July 7-9, 2016. More information here, including the official Call for Papers and a List of Speakers. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook […]

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

Preliminary Memphis Conference Schedule Posted

So here it is, at last: a version of this has been on the Forum for a while, but I’ve finally gotten around to 1) editing it, and 2) creating a PDF for y’all to download. 2015 McCarthy Conference: Preliminary Schedule Please advise should you find any mistakes so that I can correct them. I’m […]

Memphis Conference Information Posted

Society members have already received the email containing information about our upcoming Memphis gathering, but I wanted to post a note here to let you know that we’ve posted that information on the Web site, and it’s accessible from the handy link to your right. We’ll be updating this information as things change; check back […]

Memphis 2015: Conference Schedule

Memphis 2015: Plenary Dinner and Keynote

We’re pleased to announce that noted novelist Brian Evenson, a longtime Cormackian and a veteran of the First Conference on Cormac McCarthy in Louisville in 1993, will keynote our 2015 conference in Memphis. He is the author of a dozen books of fiction, most recently the story collection  and the novel (Tor 2012), both of […]

Memphis 2015: Lodging, Room Sharing, and Transportation

Lodgings at the University We have reserved blocks of rooms at the Fogelman Conference Center on campus for $79 per night (single only) and at the Holiday Inn at the University of Memphis, also on campus, for $129 per night (single or double).The deadline for reserving a guaranteed room is July 7, 2015. After that, […]

Memphis 2015: Registration

The early registration period has ended. Registration fees include: The opening reception on Thursday evening Admittance to all sessions Breakfast buffets on Friday and Saturday Refreshment and snack breaks during all sessions The plenary barbecue dinner and keynote on Friday evening For Society Members who are students, active duty military, or seniors: US$150.00 For regular […]

Memphis 2015: Submission Guidelines

Fifty Years of Cormac McCarthy The 2015 Conference of The Cormac McCarthy Society Co-sponsored by The Department of English at The University of Memphis Memphis, Tennessee October 8-10, 2015 Call for Papers Submission Deadline: July 1, 2015 This year marks the 50th anniversary of the publication of Cormac McCarthy’s first novel, The Orchard Keeper. To […]