CFP: William Faulkner: Voices from Beyond the United States (3/10/07; MLA '07)

full name / name of organization: 
Barbara Ladd
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For MLA 2007, the William Faulkner Society seeks proposals for papers on =
William Faulkner and his work from scholars who write from beyond the =
United States. We are especially interested in contributions from those =
whose perspectives stem from experiences and affiliations in the =
"southern" regions of the globe, i.e. the Caribbean and Latin America, =
Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and the Pacific. Papers may address any =
aspect of Faulkner's work. Comparative studies; papers on the experience =
of reading or teaching Faulkner outside the United States; studies of =
translation, interpretation, and reception outside the United States; =
examinations of social relevance or political significance (including =
lack of such) are all welcome.=20


Please send proposals of at least 250 words by March 10, 2007 to Barbara =
Ladd, Department of English, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322 or =
by email to Advance inquiries welcome.=20

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