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Conference Application

If you plan to attend the TPA conference, send your check made out to “TPA” to Professor John McLaughlin, 158 Main Street, Department of English, Freed-Hardeman University, Henderson, TN 38340-2399.

The deadline for submitting papers is November 23, 2016.

The Conference Fee for hotel meetings is $50; the Student Conference Fee is $25; the Banquet is $25.

Enter your school affiliation. You may say, "Independent scholar" or some other description if you are not with a college or university.
Enter your street address or PO Box.
Enter your city, state abbreviation, and ZIP code.
Enter your preferred e-mail address.
Enter your preferred phone number in (xxx) xxx-xxxx format.
Enter the title of your presentation.
Enter an abstract of 150 to 300 words.
Although this year’s theme is "A River Runs Through It" the element of water in literature, the TPA welcomes presentation proposals in any of the areas listed. Please check the category your presentation best fits.

Attention all student applicants:

E-mail a complete copy of your paper to both TPA Secretary Prof. Thomas Alan Holmes (holmest@mail.etsu.edu) and TPA Bulletin Editor Prof. Katherine Rehyansky (katyr47@comcast.net).  Your proposal will not be considered without the full paper.  Use the e-mail address you have supplied, and refer to your paper by the title you have supplied. 

Indicate any audio-visual or other media request -- for example, "Computer and projector," "Projector and computer cable (I will bring my laptop)," or "None."

Yes No
School and department
Mailing address
Academic specialization (add your specialization below)
Please check information you want included in TPA's online directory. You may check No for all if you do not wish to appear in the directory, or leave this section blank.
Enter your specialization if you wish it to appear in TPA's online directory.
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Print this page before submitting to send with your payment for conference registration.

Click the Submit button to send your proposal.