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Carleton English Department
Carleton University
Chateau Laurier
Narrative: An International Conference

April 6-9, 2006
Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
Conference to be held at Chateau Laurier Hotel

Keynote Speakers:
Janice Radway, Frances Fox Professor in Humanities, Duke University
Rinaldo Walcott, Canada Research Chair, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education
Antoine Grumbach, Faculté d'Architecture, Université de Paris

Sponsored by the Society for the Study of Narrative Literature, the Narrative Conference is an interdisciplinary forum addressing all dimensions of narrative theory and practice.

We welcome proposals for papers and panels on all aspects of narrative in any genre, period, nationality, discipline, and medium.

For paper proposals, maximum 500 word abstract and brief vitae; for panel proposals, maximum 700 word abstractósummarizing the panelís rationale and describing each paperóand a brief vitae for each speaker. Proposals must include titles of papers (and panel if appropriate); presenterís (and panel organizerís) name(s) and institutional affiliations(s); mailing address, phone, fax and e-mail addresses; two (2) copies of submitted materials (for hard-copy proposals).

Deadline for receipt of proposals: October 15th, 2005.

Send proposals electronically to:

Or by regular mail (two copies of all material) to:

Priscilla L. Walton
Dept. of English
Carleton University
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Canada
K1S 5B6
phone: (613) 520-2600; 2322; fax: (613) 520-3544

Conference organizer and contact person: Priscilla L. Walton

This is the annual meeting of the Society for the Study of Narrative Literature.

All participants must join the Society for the Study of Narrative Literature. For more information on SSNL visit: