MLA: Intertexts of Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand

deadline for submissions: 
March 15, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
Brenda Machosky / American Assoc of Australasian Lit Studies
contact email: 

The American Association of Australasian Literary Studies welcomes abstracts for papers that pursue an intertextual approach to any aspect of literature, film, or performance related to Australia or Aotearoa/New Zealand. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:  Indigenous issues, immigration, health and well-being, and Australian identity.  Comparative projects with other cultural traditions are also encouraged.  

Please note that we would like to be included in the MLA theme, so papers that correspond with it are particularly encouraged.  See:  https://www.mla.org/Convention/MLA-2019/2019-Presidential-Theme

Submit 250-word abstracts by March 15 to:  machosky@hawaii.edu