“Which Side are you on?”: Literature and Activism in America After 1870
MMLA “Art and Activism”
Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati, Ohio. November 9-12, 2017
In recognition of this year’s theme: “Artists and Activists,” the American Literature II permanent section (1870-present) welcomes papers that address the connections, contradictions, and tensions between literary production and political activism in America from 1865 to the present.
Possible topics for discussion include: