CFP: [20th] Stolen Lives: Identity Theft and Contemporary Narrative

full name / name of organization: 
Price McMurray
contact email: 
pmcmurray@txwes.edu

Stolen Lives: Identity Theft and Contemporary Narrative

Proposed Special Session Panel
MLA Convention, Dec. 27-30, 2009
Philadelphia, PA

Abstracts invited for a panel focusing on the treatment of identity theft
in contemporary literature and/or film. Possible topics include:
impersonated and reinvented selves; ontologies of identity, networked
identities; privacy, surveillance, and self-surveillance; questions of
genre and genealogy; plagiarism, adaptation, pseudonymity.

500-word abstracts by March 10; Price McMurray (pmcmurray_at_txwes.edu)

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