2nd Pearl S. Buck Living Gateway Conference

Call for Proposals
2nd Pearl S. Buck Living Gateway Conference
September 13-15, 2018
West Virginia Wesleyan College
The 2018 Pearl S. Buck Living Gateway Conference invites scholarly papers and presentations on any aspect of Pearl S. Buck’s life, literature, career, and
legacy. This includes Buck’s influence on literary, cultural, and political affairs. We are particularly interested in papers and presentations that emphasize Buck’s work on women’s rights and social justice, both in the U.S. and globally, as well as papers that reflect or address the global nature of Buck’s impact and influence.
Deadline for submissions is June 1, 2018, with expedited review upon request
for international submissions.
Proposal Submission information and form: https://pearlsbuckconference.wvu.edu/proposals
Conference Homepage: https://pearlsbuckconference.wvu.edu/home
For questions or more information, please contact Brett Miller at miller_bt@wvwc.edu
The Pearl S. Buck Living Gateway Conference is co-sponsored by West Virginia Wesleyan College, West Virginia University, the Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Foundation, and Davis and Elkins College.