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a non-profit organization devoted to the study of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, the Inklings, and the genres of myth and fantasy


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C. S. Lewis & the Inklings: Info & CFP

Posted on December 11, 2011 by Edith L. Crowe

Joint Meeting

The C.S. Lewis & the Inklings Society with The 8th Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis & Friends
May 31 – June 2 at Taylor University, Upland, Indiana.

Keynote speakers are Alan Jacobs, author of The Narnian, David Downing, author of Looking for the King: an Inklings Novel, and Ron Reed, artistic director of the Pacific Theater in Vancouver.

Call for Papers:
Paper proposals are invited on any topic that concerns C. S. Lewis and/or his friends:  Owen Barfield, G. K. Chesterton, George MacDonald, Dorothy L. Sayers, J. R. R. Tolkien, and Charles Williams.  Proposals should be 100-200 words long and should anticipate a twenty-minute presentation time limit.

Paper Awards

CSLIS is sponsoring a competition for the best graduate student and the best faculty/scholar paper given at the conference.
Also, currently enrolled undergraduate students are invited to submit analytical essays focusing on the work of C. S. Lewis or a related author.  The student with the winning essay will receive a cash prize of $500, along with free registration, room, and board for the Colloquium.

For more information, please see our website:  www.taylor.edu/cslewis or contact Laura Constantine (see below).

Laura Constantine
Assistant, Center for the Study of C.S. Lewis and Friends
Taylor University
Upland, Indiana 46989
(765) 998-4690