The 25th Annual NINE Spring Training Conference invites original unpublished papers that study all aspects of baseball, with particular emphasis on history and social policy implications. Abstracts only, not to exceed 300 words, should be submitted by December 1, 2017, to the conference program committee of Rob Fitts (email@example.com), Willie Steele (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Trey Strecker (email@example.com). (We ask that you please copy your submission to all of us).
Following the submission deadline, authors will be notified as quickly as possible whether their papers have been accepted. Submission of an abstract indicates the presenter’s intent to register for and attend the conference. All authors are required to register for the conference and present their work in person.
Call for Films: For the 25th Annual NINE Spring Training Conference, we invite original films on all aspects of baseball and baseball history. Complete films should be submitted by December 1, 2017, to the film program committee of Lisa Alexander (firstname.lastname@example.org), Rob Edelman (email@example.com), and Roberta Newman (firstname.lastname@example.org). Inquiries are welcome, but only complete films will be considered.
The conference registration is $250.00 ($295.00 after January 31, 2018). Graduate student registration is $225.00 ($270.00 after January 31, 2018). The conference fee covers all events including the Saturday evening banquet, except game tickets, which are optional. Game ticket information, including dates, times, and prices will announced at a later date.