The twelfth annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Middle Georgia State University Conference Center at 100 College Station Drive, Macon, Georgia on Friday, May 19, 2017. We invite proposals for session topics, panel discussions, and scholarly papers in English on any subjects relating to American, British, French, Hispanic, Russian, German, or Slavic literature or language, as well as composition, philosophy, history, translation, the general humanities, interdisciplinary studies, and pedagogy. Reading times for individual paper presentations is limited to 15 minutes. Presenters may submit longer or more complex versions (8,000 words maximum) to be considered for publication in the Journal of the Georgia Philological Association. All presenters must be members of the GPA. The deadline for registration is April 30, 2017. Conference registration fees are $10.00 for students, $30.00 for all others, and $35.00 for faculty/non-students after April 30, 2017. Registration includes lunch, refreshments, and conference materials. Graduate students are eligible to apply for the Vicki Hill Memorial Graduate Recognition Award. This $100 award will be given to the graduate student who presents the most successful paper at the conference. Please submit 100-word abstracts in English by March 20, 2017 by email to Dr. Lorraine Dubuisson, Middle Georgia State University, Department of English, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate in your email if you intend to apply for the award.