Registration for 2014 Joint AHSA/MTC Quadrennial Conference in New Orleans

American Humor Studies Association/ Mark Twain Circle of America

5th Quadrennial Conference

December 4-7, 2014


Below is all of the information you should need to register at the hotel and pay conference fees. If you need anything further to help you plan, please email Jan McIntire-Strasburg at

Hotel Reservations

Sheraton Four Points Hotel

French Quarter

New Orleans

Guests may make their individual reservations via this link or by calling the central reservations line at 888.627.7596.  Please have any guests who use our central reservations line reference the “AHSA/MTC Quadrennial Conference” in order to receive the group rate.

A personalized Web site for Ahsa/mtc Quadrennial Conf occurring
(December 4, 2014 – December 7, 2014) is listed below.

Guests can access the site to learn more about the event and to book,
modify, or cancel a reservation from September 3, 2014 to November 5, 2014.


Conference Registration

The Conference fee is $80.00 for faculty and $50.00 for graduate students and independent scholars. You can send checks to Jennifer Hughes at Averett University:

Dr. Jennifer Hughes

Averett University

420 W. Main

Danville, VA 24541

You can also pay online via the “Join Electronically” portion of our website. Simply enter your information, make a note that you are paying for your conference fee, and pay via PAYPAL. Or, bring your conference fee with you and register when you arrive. If you are planning to register on arrival, please do not bring cash, as we will not be able to make change.