Hemingway: Between Key West and Cuba

Call for Papers
“Hemingway: Between Key West and Cuba”
Santa Fe College
Gainesville, Florida
July 20-22, 2017

In celebration of the 80th Anniversary of the publication of To Have and Have Not.  “Hemingway: Between Key West and Cuba” invites proposals for twenty-minute papers on any topic related to Ernest Hemingway’s life and work on Key West and Cuba.  All critical approaches, including theoretical and pedagogical, are welcomed.  Proposals for organized two-person panels are also encouraged.

Possible topics could include: race, gender, class, history, geography, religion, the natural environment, hunting, fishing, myth, language, and modernism.

E-mail a 200-300-word abstract and short professional bio to Raul Villarreal at raul.villarreal@sfcollege.edu by June 1st, 2017. Acceptance notifications will be sent out by June 7, 2017. Further inquiries can be directed to Raul at 352-395-5355.

In addition to the paper sessions, the conference will include a visit to the SF planetarium for special presentation of Hemingway’s Stars and Constellations and a presentation by Valerie Hemingway, author of Running with the Bulls: My Years with the Hemingways.

Participants are encouraged to join The Ernest Hemingway Society and learn about the Ernest Hemingway International Conference.  “Hemingway: Between Key West and Cuba” conference participants will enjoy excellent presentation venues at Santa Fe College.

Other Conference highlights:

• Access to the SF Teaching Zoo

• Ernest Hemingway’s 118th Birthday celebration.

• A presentation in our state-of-the-art planetarium

• A closing reception with hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and Cuban music.


Registration Costs: (No cost to Santa College and UF students and faculty)

Full ($125); required of presenters & moderators. Access to all panels, special presentations, Hemingway’s birthday celebration and closing reception.

Attendee ($75) access only to the regular panels and closing reception.

Registration https://www.hemingwaykeywestcuba.org/

Michael Curry and Raúl Villarreal, Conference Directors