CFP: Edith Wharton Panel at MLA 2024 (Deadline: March 15, 2023)

Edith Wharton Society Call for Papers 

Modern Language Association Conference

Philadelphia, PA January 4-7, 2024

Edith Wharton and Celebration

The EWS invites proposals on any form of celebration in Wharton’s work (music; performance; dance; emotion; dis/enchantment; play; commemoration; recovery; communal sentiment; rituals of joy and sorrow, e.g., weddings, funerals).

Please submit titled proposals (approx. 350 words) and a brief CV by March 15, 2023 to Myrto Drizou ( Please include any requests for AV needs in your proposal. Scholars whose proposals are accepted must be members in good standing of the Edith Wharton Society by the time of the conference.