CFP: 19th-Century Representations of Race and Place (4/10/07; M/MLA, 11/8/07-11/11/07)

full name / name of organization: 
Eve Rosenbaum
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The Realities of Location: Representations of Race and Place

This panel seeks papers that explore how US authors negotiated the
intersection of race and place in the nineteenth century. Suggested
topics include, but are not limited to, the following: the postbellum
landscape, domestic space, imperial expansion, the work environment
(both pre- and post-emancipation), slave experience, tourism, and
movement between slavery and freedom. Please send abstracts of up to
250 words by April 10 to Eve Rosenbaum at

Eve Rosenbaum
University of Iowa
Department of English

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