CFP: Northeast MLA

Below, please find the CFP for the 44th Annual Northeast MLA (NeMLA) convention.  (CAAS has a long history of association with NeMLA: our current president was the American Lit director a few years past, and current VP and incoming president, Jennifer Harris, is also the incoming American Lit director!)

Northeast Modern Language Association
44th Annual Convention
March 21-24, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts
Host: Tufts University

The 2013 NeMLA convention continues the Association’s tradition of sharing innovative scholarship in an engaging and generative location. The 44th annual event will be held in historic Boston, Massachusetts, a city known for its national and maritime history, academic facilities and collections, vibrant art, theatre, and food scenes, and blend of architecture. The Convention, located centrally near Boston Commons and the Theatre District at the Hyatt Regency, will include keynote and guest speakers, literary readings, film screenings, tours and workshops.

Propose a session: NeMLA’s program of sessions is generated each year by its members. Propose a seminar, roundtable, creative session or panel. Submit your proposal online by April 15, 2012.
Submit an abstract: The full Call for Papers will be available online June 2012; the abstract deadline is Sept. 30, 2012.

British Anglophone
Comparative Languages
Film & Cultural Studies
French & Francophone
Transnational Studies
Women’s & Gender Studies
World Literatures

NeMLA 2012 membership is required to chair a 2013 NeMLA session.
Please see for guidelines and more information
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