Black Geographies and African American Literature Since 1945

deadline for submissions: 
March 23, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Dorothy Stringer, Temple University
contact email: 

 2020 MLA Convention, 9-12 January in Seattle; https://www.mla.org/Convention Soliciting papers that draw on recent work in Black Geographies to discuss African American literature from the mid-20th century to the present. Work addressing urban space particularly desired. 500-word abstracts to Dorothy Stringer (dorothy@temple.edu) by March 23. Queries also welcome. Thanks a lot, and I'll talk to you tomorrow!