CFP: The (U.S.) South in Hemispheric and Transatlantic Contexts, 1600-1865 (3/20/07; MLA '07)

full name / name of organization: 
Barbara Gail Ladd
contact email: 

Proposals invited for a special session at MLA 2007 on 'The (U.S.)
South in Hemispheric and Transatlantic Contexts, 1600-1865.' Focusing
on the period between Contact and the Civil War, this session will
feature work on subjects ranging from language and writing in early
contact zones to developing ideas of ethnicity, race, and nation in
the region(s) now included in the U.S. South. Comparatist work
treating larger 'southern' regions of which the U.S. South was a part
also welcome.

Please send 250-word proposals by March 20th to Barbara Ladd,
Department of English, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322 or to Advance inquiries welcome.

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Received on Sat Mar 03 2007 - 15:59:29 EST