Conference 2024

21st Annual Conference

of the Norman Mailer Society

November 14–16, 2024

Sirata Beach Resort, St. Petersburg, FL


Please book your accommodations early, as our reserved rooms are limited.

Conference 2024: Resort Information
The 21st annual conference of the Norman Mailer Society will be held on St. Pete Beach, Florida, November 14–16, 2024. Conference panels and events will be held at the Sirata Beach Resort, and we have also secured a room block there, with reduced rates of $229/night. Reserve your
Conference 2024: Call for Papers
The Norman Mailer Society invites paper proposals for its 21st annual conference to be held at the Sirata Resort on St. Petersburg Beach, FL, November 14–16, 2024. Paper proposals on any aspect of Mailer’s life, work, and legacy are welcome. Topics might include (but are not limited to)

Keynote Speaker

David Margolick is an esteemed American journalist, author, and legal affairs correspondent, renowned for his coverage of significant historical and legal events. With a career spanning several decades, Margolick has garnered acclaim for his meticulous investigative reporting and compelling storytelling.

Margolick's career includes prominent positions at publications such as Vanity Fair and The New York Times, where he served as a correspondent and editor. Throughout his tenure, he has covered a wide array of topics, including politics, culture, and, notably, landmark legal cases that have shaped American history. In addition to his contributions to journalism and literature, Margolick is a respected commentator and legal expert, frequently appearing on television and radio programs to offer insights on current events and legal developments.

David Margolick's commitment to journalistic integrity, coupled with his profound understanding of the law and history, has solidified his reputation as a distinguished figure in the field of journalism. His work continues to inform and inspire readers, offering profound insights into the human condition and the forces that shape society.