“Periodizing Race” (MLA 2020 Chaucer and Shakespeare Forums)

deadline for submissions: 
March 1, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
MLA Chaucer Forum

“Periodizing Race”

(MLA 2020 Chaucer and Shakespeare Forums)

What can/should be the role of the premodern in the transhistorical history of race? Chaucer/Shakespeare’s entanglements in the history of racialization; the history of race before race. Please submit 250-word abstracts of roundtable-length papers by March 1st to susie-phillips@northwestern.edu and/or mmdowd1@ua.edu