MMLA 2020: Comparative Literature CFP

deadline for submissions: 
April 20, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
MMLA Comparative Literature Permanent Section
contact email: 

The Comparative Literature section of the MMLA invites proposals for papers that engage with this year's conference theme, "Cultures of Collectivity." Papers addressing the following suggested MMLA topics from a transnational, cross-cultural, and/or interdisciplinary perspective would be particularly relevant:

  • collective movements throughout the history of art and culture;
  • the formation of communities through bibliography and scholarship;
  • language communities; cultures of diaspora;
  • academic communities

Please submit abstracts to Fontaine Lien at fontaine.lien@valpo.edu by April 5, 2020.

For more information on the convention, see: https://www.luc.edu/mmla/convention/