SAMLA (November 7-9, 2008)
DEADLINE EXTENDED: May 26, 2008
The Playâ€™s the Thing: Language Play & Performativity
This panel seeks papers which explore the dynamic relationship between
language play and performance. Presentations might focus on French-
language plays, poetic drama, the role of the avant-garde and language
experiments, or theories of performativity. Other topics also welcomed.
Please submit 300-word abstracts, a brief biography, and contact
information to Barbara Cole (bacole_at_buffalo.edu) by May 26, 2008.
Presenters must be members of SAMLA by the time of the convention.