CFP: [General] Chick Lit.
Call For Papers: â€œChick Lit.â€ Area
Abstract/Proposals by 1 November 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 13-16, 2008
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Proposals are now being accepted for the â€œChick Lit.â€ Area, and all those
interested are encouraged to participate. (Graduate students/future
teachers are particularly welcome to participate or register to attend the
conference.) Listed below are some suggestions for possible presentations,
but topics not included here are also welcome.
â€¢ Confessional narrative/style
â€¢ â€œChick lit.â€ novel to film adaptations
â€¢ Diversity of â€œchick lit.â€ (British, American, Latina, African-American,
â€¢ Sub-genres (e.g., â€œChica lit.â€)
â€¢ Rhetorical and genre-related issues (Can men write â€œchick lit.?â€ Can men
author â€œchick lit.?â€)
â€¢ Status/reputation (Do â€œchick lit.â€ authors merit greater respect?)
â€¢ And much more . . .
Early registration is encouraged.
All travel and registration links on our website have now been updated for
Send materials with your email address by 1 November 2007 to:
Dr. Amy Lerman
Mesa Community College
Mesa, AZ 85202
Email address: alerman_at_mail.mc.maricopa.edu
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