UPDATE: [General] Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (1/2/09)
Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM) 2009
17th Annual Conference will be held March 20-21, 2009 at Northern
Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. Keynote speakers will be Dr.
Salikoko S. Mufwene (The University of Chicago) and Dr. Robert
Dale Parker (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).
MCLLM is now accepting proposals for its upcoming conference. Papers on
all areas of literary, language, and media studies, especially proposals
that interrogate identity and its representation through the prism of
literature, language, or media in all their diverse contexts are welcome.
Proposals are being solicited for fifteen minute papers from scholars at
all career stages, from beginning graduate students to established and
Individual or panel (three to four people) proposals are welcome.
Please send proposals to the Co-Chairs via email or mail. Emailed
proposals should be sent, as an attachment, to mcllm2009_at_gmail.com.
Mailed proposals should be sent to MCLLM 2009, Department of English,
Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115.
The Deadline for submissions is Friday, January 2, 2009.
Please include a separate cover page with your name, affiliation, mailing
address, and e-mail address.
Accepted contributions will be notified via e-mail by January 19, 2009.
Additional information is available on the conference website:
Contact Conference Co-Chairs: Alisa Smith-Riel, Ellen Stuart, and Paul
Graduate Department of English
Northern Illinois University
From the Literary Calls for Papers Mailing List
more information at
Received on Sun Dec 28 2008 - 23:19:40 EST