CSA Annual Business Meeting
Renaissance Society of America
April 1, 2017
The CSA held its annual business meeting at the Renaissance Society of America's conference in Chicago on April 1. The membership approved revisions to the CSA constitution and William Childers was awarded the 2015 Luis Murillo Award for his article "Quixote Gumbo," published in Cervantes (Volume 35, Issue 1, Spring 2015). The keynote speaker was Bruce Burningham, who spoke on "The Golden Age of Cervantes."
2018 North American Cervantes Symposium
September 27-29, 2018
University of Calgary
Building on the successful national Cervantes Symposium in 2014, the CSA is pleased to announce a North American Cervantes Symposium, to be held at the University of Calgary September 27-29, 2018. As the dates of the symposium are still more than a year away, further information will be forthcoming. Rachel Schmidt, our colleague in Calgary, is heading the organization of the symposium. She will circulate a CFP in advance, sometime in 2018. Please note that the regional symposia sponsored by CSA will not meet in 2018.
Call for Papers: Cervantes and the Wild West: Vices and Virtues
Submission Deadline: 15 July 2017
This two-day international symposium, sponsored in part by the Cervantes Society of America, will be held at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, November 3-4, 2017. Papers that examine vice, virtue, and analogous matters in the works of Cervantes are welcome. Please send a 250-word abstract to Susan Byrne (email@example.com) by July 15, 2017. Click here for the complete call for papers.