Women of Color

deadline for submissions: 
February 28, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Women of Color/ SCMLA
contact email: 

We are looking for papers focusing on women of color in various contexts: socially, culturally, historically. Thematically, papers may focus on women of color in literature, media, and film. From a theoretical standpoint, you may submit papers that validate your claims in a myriad of ways: feminist, postcolonialist, environmental, Marxist, etc.

Accepted papers will be presented at the 76th Annual South Central Modern Language Association Conference to be held in Little Rock, Arkansas from October 24-26, 2019. The conference will be held at the Little Rock Marriott Hotel. Presenters and attendees are made up of faculty, independent scholars, and graduate students from the U.S. and abroad.     For more information about SCMLA, please review the website located here: https://www.southcentralmla.org/

Please submit abstracts of 500 words or less to:

Dr. Rosemary Briseño (Chair): rbriseno@sulross.edu or Kimberly Allen, M.A. (Secretary): Kimberly.Allen@okstate.edu The deadline for submissions is 28 Februrary 2019. Thank you.