2016 Call for Papers
Anyone interested in participating in the Symposium is invited to submit a title and an abstract (hypotheses or explanation of research, methodology, and significance) of a paper he or she proposes to present at one of the Symposium panels. There is no restriction on topic or hypothesis investigated other than that it relate to the contemporary politics of the American South and that it be of interest and significance.
Anyone interested in developing a special panel is invited to make a proposal or otherwise consult with the Director.
Proposals for papers and panels will be accepted until Monday, 9 November 2015. After that date, proposals will be considered on a space-available basis. Notification of inclusion on the program will be made as the program is developed, but no later than early December, 2015.