ACIS-West 2013 – SAN FRANCISCO – Call for Papers


American Conference for Irish Studies, West
San Francisco, CA—27 – 29 Sept. 2013
Call for Papers
—Extended Deadline: June 1st —
Abstracts are welcome on any and all aspects of Irish Studies: history, art, drama, literature, theory, law, and etc. Send abstracts of 250-300 words to Jodi Chilson with subject line: “ACIS-West 2013 Abstract” ( Or submit through online submission manager (
Rajeev Patke, Ph.D.
National University of Singapore
Talk Title: “Irish Poetry in the Long Shadow of W.B. Yeats.”
Catherine Paul
Clemson University
Talk Title: “W. B. Yeats and the Problem of Belief”
Barry McGovern
Actor regarded by many as one of the leading exponents of the work of Samuel Beckett
Nuala Ní Chonchúir
Fiction writer and poet, living in Galway county. Her fiction chapbook, “Of Dublin and Other Fictions,” will debut at conference.
Hotel: Parc 55 Wynham, Union Square, San Francisco
Conference Rate: $157 a night
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