CfP: Religion, Resistance and Gender in Caribbean Cultural Production (MLA 2016)

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CfP: Religion, Resistance and Gender in Caribbean Cultural Production

2016 Modern Language Association (MLA) Convention

The 131st Modern Language Association (MLA) Convention will be held from January 7-10, 2016 in Austin, Texas. The presidential theme for the 2016 convention is ‘Literature and Its Publics: Past, Present, and Future.’ The website is http://www.mla.org/convention.

The special session on ‘Religion, Resistance and Gender in Caribbean Cultural Production’ asks the questions: How do religion, resistance and gender intersect in Anglophone Caribbean cultural production? In what ways does creative expression reflect these forces?

Please send 250-word abstracts by March 15, 2015 to:

Bonnie Wasserman

Africana Studies Program

229 Learning Services Building

University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721-0105

bwasserman@email.arizona.edu

Jennifer Donahue

Africana Studies Program

227 Learning Services Building

University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721-0105

jenniferdonahue@email.arizona.edu

Source: http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/60742

Our thanks to Peter Jordens for bringing this CFP to our attention.

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