Instructions for Submitting a Paper or Panel Proposal

To submit a paper or panel proposal to the Program Committee for this annual meeting, you must have an authenticated account on our website. If you are a current member of the BHC or have previously registered an account on our website, you are automatically able to upload a proposal. If you are not a BHC member, simply create an account.

Prepare Your Materials

Individual Paper Proposal

To submit an individual paper proposal, you will need:

  • Title of the proposed paper
  • a one-page (300-word) abstract in PDF, DOC/X, or RTF format
  • a one-page curriculum vitae (CV) in PDF, DOC/X, or RTF format

Panel Proposals

Panel proposals (whether for regular panels or roundtable formats) need the following materials:

  • Names, email addresses, paper titles, 300-word abstracts, and one-page CVs for each individual presenter (including the session organizer where appropriate)
  • a cover letter stating the rationale for the panel (PDF, DOC/X, or RTF format)
  • a list of preferred panel chairs and commentators with contact information

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