Conference on Linguistics and Literature

Conference on Linguistics and Literature

February 3, 4, and 5, 2011


The Department of Language and Literature invites papers on any aspect of linguistics and literature for a conference to be held on the campus of Fairmont State University. The conference will include brief discussions between American and Arabic professors. 

One day of the conference will be devoted to classical literature, another to modern literature and a third day to Arabic and English linguistics.

The conference languages will be English and Arabic. 

Presenters should provide translated copies of their papers by  January 26, 2011 so that all attendees have a chance to read them before the conference starts.  Each presenter will have fifteen minutes to read his or her paper at the conference.

Registrations must be made no later January 26, 2011 in order to reserve a place.The conference fee is USD $500.


                                                  For more information about the conference, please contact:


J. Robert Baker, Chair

Department of Language and Literature

Fairmont State University

1201 Locust Avenue

Fairmont, West Virginia 26554


For information about hotels and transportation, please contact:

Micheal Qudah