Twelfth Annual Eastern Caribbean Island Cultures Conference— “The Islands in Between”: Language, Literature and Culture of the Eastern Caribbean— is s till accepting papers before its August 15 deadline (notifications will be sent on September 1, 2009. Co-organized by the University of Puerto Rico at Río Piedras, the University of the West Indies at Cave Hill, Barbados, and the University of the West Indies Open Campus – Dominica, the conference will be held in Roseau, Dominica, November 5-7, 2009.
Papers should conform to the allotted twenty minutes of presentation time. Proposals should include: a one-page abstract (maximum 250 words), the author’s name, postal and e-mail address (if available), home institution (if applicable), and a brief biography (50 words or less). Proposals should be sent within the text of the e-mail and not as an attachment.
Send submissions or inquiries to the Puerto Rico Conference Organizing Committee (Mervyn C. Alleyne, Elena Lawton, Dannabang Kuwabong) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information regarding the conference, see the Islands In Between web page at http://humanidades.uprrp.edu/ingles/students/resources/islandsinbetween.htm