SSSL Biennial Conference | February 17-20, 2022

Midtown Atlanta skyline from Piedmont Park. Image by Gina Caison.
Midtown Atlanta taken from Piedmont Park. Image by Gina Caison.

CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED! September 17, 2021

The 2022 biennial conference of the Society for the Study of Southern Literature will be held for the first time ever in Atlanta, Georgia, February 17-20, 2022 in hybrid modality.

For details about this hybrid conference, including hotel location and virtual conferencing platform, please see our Hybrid Conference Locations page.

For more about the 2022 theme “Technologies of Region,” check out the General Call for Papers and peruse the robust CFP List of Participant-Organized Panels.

Upcoming Deadline: The last day to submit proposals for all individual papers and participant-organized panels/roundtables is September 17, 2021. Please note that all of the Participant-Organized CFPs have deadlines even earlier than September 17th to meet the SSSL deadline.

Last, don’t forget to update your SSSL Membership ahead of the conference! Current SSSL Membership is required of all conference attendees, whether in-person or virtual.