C a l l   f o r   P a p e r s


An ISS-Sponsored Special Session on “Shaw as Playwright”


The 31st Annual Comparative Drama Conference,

March 29, 30, and 31, 2007



Deadline for abstracts, c.v., and covering letter: November 1, 2006


Send 300 word abstracts (with title) preferably by email attachment to tstaffor@utep.edu or tnyorzb@sbcglobal.net or by mail to Dr. Tony Stafford, Department of English, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79912.



Conference Location: Marina Del Rey (Los Angeles), California.   Conference hotel to be determined.

Sponsoring Institution: Loyola Marymount University

Shaw Session Sponsored By: The International Shaw Society, www.shawsociety.org


Conference Director: Dr. Kevin Wetmore, Department of Theater Arts, Loyola Marymount University, 311 Foley Theatre, 1 LMU Drive, MS 8210, Los Angeles CA 90045-2659    Phones: Office: 310.338.7831 FAX: 310.338.1984.


For details about this conference, email Dr. Wetmore at kwetmore@lmu.edu or check the CDC website at http://myweb.lmu.edu/compdrama/.   Check www.shawsociety.org for links.   


To register for this conference, send email to compdram@lmu.edu and a registration form will be sent to you.   


Conference Fee: If pre-registered, $89 for faculty and $79 for graduate students, $69 for session chairs, $59 for guests.   Add $10 if registering at the conference.  



The Comparative Drama Conference originated in 1976 at the University of Florida, and, after 24 years, moved to The Ohio State University where it was held for five years. It moved to the Los Angeles area in 2005. The conference is open to all aspects of theatre, with a strong emphasis on dramatic texts. The publication of the conference is Text and Presentation.