CFP: [American] ARLS at ALA: Islam in the American Imagination

full name / name of organization: 
Catherine Rogers
contact email: 

The American Religion and Literature Society sponsors two panels at the
annual American Literature Association meeting, to be held at the Westin
Copley Hotel in Boston, MA, May 21st -24th, 2009.

Papers are sought on any aspect of the topic “Islam in the American
Imagination.” These may include, but are not limited to, representations
of Islam and/or Muslims in American literature; writings by American
Muslim authors; and intersections of Islamic and American thought in
American literature. Presentations should be no more than 20 minutes
long (about 10 pages of text). Send 500-word abstracts to

Dr. Catherine A. Rogers
Department of Liberal Arts
P.O. Box 20029
Savannah State University
Savannah, GA 31404

or as e-mail attachments in MS Word, Word Perfect, or Rich Text format to

Deadline is November 30, 2008

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