The Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study 101st Annual Conference
Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 1:00 PM - Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 11:00 PM (CDT)
The Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study will hold its 101st annual conference in Chicago, April 28-30, 2011. SASS will celebrate the centennial of its founding. The American Scandinavian Foundation will also celebrate the centennial of its founding. The conference will open with a plenary on Thursday evening. Conference papers will be presented in four sessions on Friday and four sessions on Saturday. The SASS Annual Meeting will be held on Friday afternoon prior to the ASF Reception. The Saturday evening Banquet and Dance will feature music by Joe Lill's Six of One dance band.
The deadline for receipt of abstracts for conference sessions is December 31, 2010. Please email abstracts to Charles Peterson, email@example.com
Unfortunately, cancellations received after March 26, 2011 are not refundable for any reason.
All SASS sessions and meetings will be held at the Holiday Inn Mart Plaza Hotel. It is important that SASS members stay in the conference hotel in order to meet minimum sleeping room requirements.
The Holiday Inn Mart Plaza
350 West Mart Center Drive
Chicago, IL 60654
+1 (312) 836-5000
single or double room rate per night: $179 plus tax
Book directly with the hotel or on-line. http://www.martplaza.com
The group code for discount room rates is "ADT".
A limited number of shared sleeping rooms for graduate students will be available at $129 per room plus tax. These rooms will sleep up to four graduate students in two double beds. Please contact Charles Peterson to reserve space in student rooms.
The Holiday Inn Mart Plaza is located next to the Merchandise Mart. The CTA Brown Line train stops at the Merchandise Mart.
For registration or program information contact:
North Park University, 3225 W. Foster, Chicago, IL 60625
Telephone: +1(773) 244-5615
Welcome to Chicago!