Category Archives: Conferences

Two New Conference CFPs

American Literature Association Conference CFP The Cormac McCarthy Society will sponsor two panels at the 2018 American Literature Association Conference, occurring from May 24-27, 2018, in San Francisco, California. Topics are open. Send one-page proposals for twenty minute papers/presentations by 15 January 2018 to Steven Frye, California State University, Bakersfield, sfrye@csub.edu. Email proposals only. Please provide contact information including email, […]

Conference Proceeding as Planned

Our Cormac McCarthy conference (Aug. 31-Sep. 3) is proceeding as planned.  Our hearts are with our friends on the Texas coast, particularly in Houston.  Austin, however, has had only moderately heavy rain that is forecast to clear by Thursday. If you experience travel delays that affect your presentation time, please be in touch with us […]

Proposal deadline extended for Austin conference

Due to McCarthy’s recent publication of an essay in the journal Nautilus, as well as by popular demand, we are extending the proposal deadline for the Fall 2017 Cormac McCarthy Conference to May 1.   To reiterate the conference information: Fall 2017 Cormac McCarthy Conference, Sept. 1-3, Austin, Texas Papers on all topics relating to the […]

Registration for 2017 Cormac McCarthy Conference

Early registration for our next Cormac McCarthy conference, to be held September 1-3, 2017, in Austin, Texas, is now open!  Registration includes admittance to all conference sessions, events, meals, and receptions. (We’ll have more details about the schedule available soon.) Our keynote speaker will be Don Graham, Professor of English at the University of Texas […]

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 […]

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 […]