The annual dinner and meeting of the Milton Society of America will take place on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at the W Chicago City Center Hotel, 172 W. Adams, Chicago, IL 60603-3604 (see map below). The social hour with cash bar will begin at 6:30 PM; dinner will be served at 7:30 PM; and the general business meeting will take place following the meal. The current President of the MSA, Rachel Trubowitz of the University of New Hampshire, will preside. The Honored Scholar for 2013 is John Rumrich, who will be introduced by Stephen Dobranski. To register for the dinner, please use THIS FORM. The cost will be $60 for professors and administrators; $35 for students and independent scholars.
There will be a table at the dinner for displaying recent publications (books and offprints of essays) and fliers or brochures about upcoming conferences and other professional activities. Please bring such items with you.
Advertising in the Annual Dinner Program will be accepted up until December 15 for the January dinner. Full-page advertisements, which are also posted to this website, are printed in the program. You are encouraged to be in contact with your publishers concerning space advertisements to promote the sale of books. The advertisements are also an effective way to announce conferences and to publicize activities concerning Milton. There are over 500 members in the Milton Society of America, each of whom has full access to this website. Those members and guests who attend the annual dinner and meeting receive copies of the program at the dinner.
The rates are relatively inexpensive at US$90 per full-page advertisement. The program measures 8.5 x 5.5 inches, so a full-page advertisement should be 7.5 (h) x 4.5 (w) inches. Camera-ready copy should be submitted to the Secretary of the Society no later than December 15, 2013 by e-mail attachment. Checks, payable to the Milton Society of America, should be sent to the Treasurer at
Angelica Duran and Reme Bohlin
Treasurer and Assistant, Milton Society of America
℅ English Department – Purdue University
500 Oval Drive – Heavilon Hall
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 USA