2009 Conference Sponsors

The Johns Hopkins University Press

Hopkins Review

The Sheridan Libraries of the Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore Related Links

CityLit Project

CityLit Project elevates enthusiasm for literary arts in the Baltimore Metropolitan area. CityLit builds and connects a community of avid readers and writers across Maryland through public events, workshops, publishing, and collaboration. CityLit opens opportunities for young and diverse audiences to embrace the literary arts.

The H.L. Mencken Society

Honoring the memory of and promoting the reading of the living works of Henry Louis Mencken (1880—1956), the “Sage of Baltimore”, American author, critic, newspaper man and iconoclast.

Friends of Mencken House

The purpose of the Friends of the H. L. Mencken House shall be educating the public about the life and legacy of H. L. Mencken, and acquiring Mencken’s lifelong residence at 1524 Hollins Street for the purpose of restoring, preserving and operating a nonprofit museum.


Baltimore Conference

Conference Schedule

Radisson Hotel

Social Events

Registration form - print and complete

Teacher's Day registration form

Kuehl Travel Fellowships for Graduate Students

The F. Scott Fitzgerald Society awards several John Kuehl Travel Fellowships to graduate students presenting papers at its conferences. The number of awards varies, but the amount is $500. Students interested in applying for the Baltimore conference should send the following to Prof. Heidi Kunz at HKunz@randolphcollege.edu:

  1. a letter of application stating how one's presentation topic will advance Fitzgerald Studies;
  2. two letters of recommendation from scholars at the student's home institution; and
  3. a budget showing how the award will be spent.

Students must be members of the Fitzgerald Society at the time of application, and they must be enrolled the semester of the conference.

Applications should be received by August 15, 2009. Recipients will be notified by August 25.



Join Us

If you are interested in the life and works of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Society membership is for you!