American Women Writers of Color Conference


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Dr. April Logan
English Department
Salisbury University
1101 Camden Ave.
Salisbury, MD  21801

American Women Writers of Color Conference

Nov. 1 – Nov. 3, 2013
Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel, Ocean City, MD   

Keynote Speaker:
Daphne Brooks
Professor of English and African-American Studies at Princeton University
Author of Bodies in Dissent: Spectacular Performances of Race and Freedom, 1850-1910 Jeff Buckley's Grace, and the forthcoming work Subterranean Blues: Black Women Sound Modernity.

For more than ten years, Salisbury University proudly hosted the American Women Writers of Color Conference, and we are delighted to reinvigorate this meeting anew.

Our Call for Papers has ended, but please feel free to explore the links on the left to learn more about this year's conference. 

Dr. April Logan
Department of English
Salisbury University
1101 Camden Avenue Salisbury, MD 21801-6860

Ocean City is within driving distance of the Harriet Tubman Museum in Cambridge and the Chipman Cultural Center, the Delmarva Peninsula’s first African-American school and church. It is also near two other scenic beach towns: Bethany and Rehoboth.