The Florida Historical Society requests submissions for its 2011 Annual Meeting to be held May 26-28, 2011 in Jacksonville, Florida (the same week as the Jacksonville Jazz Festival!). Deadline for submission is extended to February 15, 2011, to allow for hectic January schedules. This year's theme is "Civil War Legacies" but all topics on Florida history are welcome. The conference hotel will be the Hyatt Regency Riverfront Hotel. Basic conference room rate (city view) is $99 per night and a river view room overlooking the St. Johns River is $129. For conference registration and hotel reservation see http://www.myfloridahistory.org/.
Direct all paper submissions to James Cusick, Program Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org or 352-273-2778.
INDIVIDUAL PAPER: send a title, 150-word abstract and one-page vita.
THEME PANEL: send a title and brief (150 word) description of the theme; 150-word abstract for each paper and one-page vita for each panel member; a suggested moderator or discussant
ROUND TABLE FORUMS OR DISCUSSIONS: send a title and brief (150 word) description of the topic and a complete list of the participants and chair/discussant with CVs. Time allocation is 90 minutes
Send your proposals by email as an MSWord attachment to the program committee chair at email@example.com. Please put "FHS Paper" in your email heading; or send a paper copy to James Cusick, Special & Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Library, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-7007.
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