Current CFPs

The American Literature Association 2023

The T. S. Eliot Society will sponsor two sessions at the 2023 annual conference of the American Literature Association, May 25-28, 2023, at The Westin Copley Place in Boston.

Please send proposals (up to 250 words), along with a brief biography or curriculum vitae, to Professor Emerita Nancy K. Gish ( Submissions must be received no later than January 10, 2023.

For information on the ALA and its 2023 meeting, please see the ALA website.

“The Functions of Criticism”

An interdisciplinary conference on the theme of The Functions of Criticism will be held at King’s college, Cambridge on 19-20 May 2023. Confirmed keynote speakers are Rita Felski (University of Virginia), Jonathan Kramnick (Yale University) and Sarah Dillon (University of Cambridge).

Returning, with an additional emphasis upon plurality, to the question of “the function of criticism” (Matthew Arnold, T. S. Eliot, Terry Eagleton), the organizers – Rhona Jamieson, Ally Louks, Alex Hobday, Michael Rizq and Tanya Kundu – invite papers. Email for enquiries. The deadline for submissions is 10 December 2022.

Annual CFPs

The organizations below all have recurring panels reserved for our Society (and generously organized by Society members). We’ll post on this page the CFPs for each of these annual conferences just as soon as the panel organizers pass them on to us.