Call for Papers: Harry Potter Conference

Release Date: Monday, September 17, 2012

CALL FOR PAPERS: Proposals for presentations are invited on any topic related to the Harry Potter series for “The Harry Potter Conference: Reflections on the Major Themes in J.K. Rowling's Literature” taking place October 26 from 3-5 p.m. in the Rotunda of St. Joseph Hall. 


Individuals interested in presenting should submit a 200 word abstract on their topic to via the conference Web Site. Abstracts from students and faculty will be considered. Student participants with accepted abstracts will be allowed 10 minutes for presentation at the conference.


Deadline for abstracts is October 12, 2012. Send proposals to Karen Wendling, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry at or Patrick McCauley, Ph.D., assistant professor of religious studies and philosophy at For more information or to register, click here.