CFP: Masks and Passing in African American Literature (grad) (3/22/06; 4/22/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Valerie McKee
contact email: 
vbm1976@yahoo.com

Masks and Passing in African American Literature
  Panel Chair: Valerie B. McKee
  Call for Papers on Masks and Passing in African American Literature
for the seventh annual graduate English conference entitled
“Encountering the Text: Reading, Teaching, Theorizing, and Writing” at
Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven, CT on Saturday,
April 22 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  Possible topics include, but are not limited to, interpretations of
literary texts regarding themes of “passing,” and the character type of the “tragic mulatto.”
  Panels will be one and a half hours long. Presentations will be 15 –
20 minutes long (papers should be 6 – 8 pages in length). A proposal
for a paper should consist of a 250 – 350 word abstract. Paper
proposals must also include the paper title, and the name, day and
evening phone numbers, fax number, e-mail address, surface mail
address, and institutional affiliation of the presenter.
  Please send submissions by March 22, 2006 via e-mail to:
mckeev1_at_southernct.edu as an e-mail attachment (in Word DOC).

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cfp categories: 
twentieth_century_and_beyond