Close readings of fifteenth-century political poetry followed by roundtable discussion by presenters.
45th Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association
3-6 April 2014
Host: Susquehanna University
The American South and its cultures, traditions, celebrations, music, literature, and dialects have long been a source of fascination, derision, and entertainment for those not Southern. Southerners have the national reputation of backwardness (educationally, politically, diet, and fitness), racist, or zealously religious. These stereotypes continue to be reinforced through the media and, some would argue, by Southerners themselves.
Panel for Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference, 2014
Counter-narratives in the Cinema of World War I
I am looking for papers about all aspects of Tarot for the Tarot area of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) conference in Chicago 16-19 April 2014. Possible topics may include, but are not limited to:
—Tarot and art history
—Tarot and literature
—Tarot artists, writers, and readers
—Decks and their guidebooks
—Tarot as a motif in comics, literature, and film
—playing cards in art history
Participants should be prepared to present their work as scholarly research and/or for the benefit of an interested audience of academics. See the conference website for more information.
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