UPDATE: [American] Extended Deadline: Charlotte Perkins Gilman Panels at ALA (11/15/07; 5/08)

full name / name of organization: 
Sari Edelstein
contact email: 
sari@brandeis.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

19th Annual American Literature Association Conference
Hyatt Regency, San Francisco, May 22-26, 2008

"Charlotte Perkins Gilman and the Public Sphere"
The Charlotte Perkins Gilman Society is seeking papers that address
Gilman's relationship to the public sphere. Papers might consider
Gilman's journalistic endeavors, her relationships with contemporary
public figures, her nativism, or her negotiations with the
literary marketplace.

Please send abstracts no longer than 500 words to Sari Edelstein,
Brandeis University (sari_at_brandeis.edu) by November 15, 2007. Inquiries
welcome.

"Gilman’s Use of Genre"
The Charlotte Perkins Gilman Society is seeking papers that concern
Gilman's relationship to genre. We welcome papers that deal with her use
of any non-fictional and fictional genres, including letters,
autobiography, social studies, and short stories in order to consider
the ways in which Gilman made use of various generic conventions
throughout her career.

Please send electronic abstracts no longer than 500 words to Asst. Prof.
Gamze Sabanci
at gsabanci_at_halic.edu.tr by November 15, 2007.

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