The (New) Politics of Transitional Spain: Bodies, Culture and the Movida - NeMLA 2013 Convention Boston, MA; March 21-24, 2013

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This panel invites 20 minute contributions on any aspect of the Movida Madrileña and cultural backdrop of the Spanish transition from dictatorship to democracy. Topics may include: punk, sub and counterculture theory, body politics, visual arts, questions of identity (inherited and fabricated), relationships between various media, and the importance of language and aesthetic appearance in the assertion of modernity and transitional culture. Please submit 250-500 word abstracts to or