North American Conference Call for Papers

North American Conference, March 2022
 A Glass of Blessings

The organizing committee is seeking speakers for the 23rd annual North American conference, which we hope will be held as an in-person event at Harvard Law School on 18-20 March 2022. Proposals that are in some way relevant to the featured novel, A Glass of Blessings, or that deal with themes that span multiple Pym novels are encouraged, but proposals on any topic relevant to Pym studies will be considered,.

Speakers receive an honorarium of $500, a waiver of the conference registration fee, and compli­mentary conference meals.

Please send an abstract of 150-250 words, accompanied by brief biographical details, by Monday 15 November 2021 to Tom Sopko, North American Organizer, at with the subject heading “2022 Conference Proposal.”

For more information about the Barbara Pym Society, go to To read papers from past conferences, click the link “Pym Resources > Conference Monographs.”