ProQuest/RSAP Essay Prize Registration Form

Please fill out this form completely and send to Susanna Ashton at sashton@clemson.edu, or
801 Strode Tower, Clemson, SC 29634-0523, by December 1, 2009.

Name: ______________________________________________________________________

Rank: _______________________________________________________________________

Department: _________________________________________________________________

Institutional affiliation: _________________________________________________________

Title of article: ________________________________________________________________

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Journal title: __________________________________________________________________

Volume: _____________ Issue: _____________ Date of publication: _____________________

OR

Accepted for (date of publication): ________________________________________________

NOTE: If not yet published, please include a copy of the acceptance letter verifying acceptance
for publication.

Current member of the Research Society for American Periodicals? _____ Yes  _____ No

NOTE: If a newly registered member, you must also provide proof of RSAP membership to be
considered for this prize.

Your signature below (typewritten or electronic) indicates your acceptance of the following terms:
1) that if chosen as the prize winner or as one of the honorary mentions, you will agree to register
for the annual American Literature Association (ALA) conference, to be held in
San Francisco May 27-30, 2010;
2) that you will serve on an RSAP-sponsored distinguished papers panel at ALA;
3) The $1000 prize will be given to the prize winner to offset travel costs to the conference.
Honorary mentions will receive an additional one-year extension on their RSAP memberships,
courtesy of RSAP, in addition to the honorable mention.

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