CFP: [Theory] CFP: Ecocriticism Panels (9/15/07; NeMLA 4/10-13/08)

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Call for Papers


Ecocriticism / Environmental Literature Panels




39th Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)

April 10-13, 2008

Buffalo, New York


NeMLA is proud to offer 10 panels across Areas as part of the 239
sessions accepting abstracts for its 39th Convention. For details, visit

Panel titles:

Becoming Indigenous: The Aesthetics of Place and Community in Twentieth-
Century American Literature
Under: American

Ecocriticism and/as Interdisciplinarity
Under: Theory

Ecofeminism in American Literature
Under: American

“If the Lion Could Speak, This Is What He Would Say”: Literary and
Under: Comparative Literatures

Imagined Landscapes, Environing Worlds: African-American Literature as
Environmental Writing
Under: American

Interdisciplinary Challenges in the Teaching of Literature and
Under: Pedagogy

Interrogating the Natural
Under: Theory

La natura nella letteratura italiana
Under: Italian

The Poetics of Place: Region and Nation in Medieval British Literature
Under: British

Queer Nature
Under: Gay-Lesbian

Deadline for abstracts: September 15, 2007

Please include with your abstract:

Name and Affiliation
Email address
Postal address
Telephone number
A/V requirements (if any; $10 media handling fee)

The complete Call for Papers for the 2008 Convention is posted at:

 Interested participants may submit abstracts to more than one NeMLA
panel; however panelists can only present one paper. Roundtable
participants may also present at a paper session panel.

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