Women's and Gender Studies Caucus, NeMLA 2016, Hartford (deadline for panel proposals: 29/05/2015; conference: 17-20/03/2016)

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Women's and Gender Studies Caucus of NeMLA (Northeast MLA)
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47th Annual NeMLA Convention
March 17-20, 2016 Hartford, CT
Hosted by the University of Connecticut
Session Proposal Deadline: May 29, 2015
Call for Papers Begins: June 15, 2015
Abstract Submission Deadline: September 30th, 2015
All submissions are online at http://www.buffalo.edu/nemla/convention/cfp.html

Interested participants may submit abstracts to more than one NeMLA session; however, panelists can only present one paper (panel or seminar). Convention participants may present a paper at a panel and also present at a creative session or participate in a roundtable.

The Women's and Gender Studies Caucus welcomes submissions on research interests and projects, including pedagogy, in all areas and periods of modern languages and literatures that involve women and gender studies.
WGSC also welcomes proposals on the following topics of special emphasis for 2016:
• interdisciplinary humanities
• digital humanities
• public scholarship and activism
• urban ecology/the city
• material culture
• education and reform
• disability
• diversity
• satire and humor