Deadline for submissions: January 27, 2017
Full name / name of organization: Society for American Jewish Literature
Contact email:
American Jewish Literature: New Approaches and New Voices

The Society for American Jewish Literature will sponsor one session at the American Literature Association’s 28th Annual Conference, which will take place in Boston, MA from May 25-28, 2017.

We welcome submissions on any topic related to American Jewish literature, including papers on diverse genres and comparative approaches.

Please send your 250-word proposal (or direct any inquiries) to William Etter at The deadline for proposals is January 27, 2017. Papers must be limited to 15-20 minutes in length.

For information about the ALA conference, see