Call for Papers
“Hemingway: Between Key West and Cuba”
Santa Fe College
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Michael Curry and Raúl Villarreal, Conference Directors