Call for Papers


Institute of English Studies, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland

15-16 November 2019



The Institute of English Studies at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków and Professor Merritt Moseley invite abstracts for twenty-minute papers on academic fiction.

Papers addressing any aspect of the relationship between academic fiction and the real world, literary commentary on the crises of university education, the lives of academics, creative writers in academia, academia and race, class, or gender, or other relevant topics are welcomed.  Relevant non-fiction and film may also be considered. There is no cost for participation.

Submit an abstract of around 150 words with a brief biographical statement to Merritt Moseley, via email at

The deadline for submission of abstracts is 1 October 2019. Notifications will follow on 10 October.


Time:          Friday-Saturday, 15-16 November 2019

Venue:        Institute of English Studies, al. Mickiewicza 9, 31-120 Kraków, Poland


Professor Merritt Moseley

Dr hab. Bożena Kucała


Download: academic fiction_Call for papers

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