Conference Date: August 30 to September 1, 2001
Conference Location: Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
We welcome the submission of abstracts for 20-minute talks. Papers
accepted for presentation will be considered for an independent volume.
Submissions must address the issue of storytelling in the Americas.
Specific areas of inquiry include, but are not limited to the following:
-Audience and Reader's Response
-Power and Language
The deadline for receiving abstracts is December 15, 2000. Acceptance of your paper for presentation implies a commitment on your part to register and attend the conference. Notification of acceptance will be sent out on March 2, 2001. Only one individual and one joint abstract per author will be accepted. Send 3 copies of a 250 word abstract. (Submissions by e-mail are also encouraged. Abstracts sent via e-mail should be in Microsoft Word or RTF file format.) Include the title of the paper on the abstract, but not the names. Papers may be given in English, French or Spanish. Please include a cover page with the following:
-author's name(s) and affiliation(s)
-title of presentation
Note: The independent volume from the 1999 conference ("Storytelling:
Interdisciplinary and Intercultural Perspectives" published by Peter
Lang) will be available.
Abstracts should be sent to either contact below.
Storytelling in the Americas
c/o Dr. Mark Anderson, Department of History
c/o Dr. Irene Blayer, Department of French, Italian and Spanish
St. Catharines, Ontario
Canada L2S 3A1
OR BY E-MAIL
OR BY FAX
905-688-2789 attention: Irene Blayer, Department of French, Italian and Spanish
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