17th Annual Norman Mailer Society Conference 2019

Country: USA

City: Wilkes-Barre

Abstr. due: 01.06.2019

Dates: 10.10.19 — 12.10.19

Area Of Sciences: Sociology; Political science;

Organizing comittee e-mail: mmckinle@harpercollege.edu

Organizers: Norman Mailer Society; At Wilkes University

 

Conference highlights: 

--Keynote speaker Maggie Mailer, youngest daughter of Norman Mailer

--A reception to celebrate the opening of the Norman Mailer Room and Collection.  This room, housed in the Farley Library, is a research/Mailer scholar’s dream.  It is a replica of Mailer’s last studio in Provincetown that includes his private library, manuscripts and revisions, dating from 1984, and his studio furniture

--A reading from The Time of Our Time

--Screening of the film The Executioner’s Song

Conference Web-Site: https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/3870478/cfp-17th-annual-norman-mailer-society-conference