CFP: British Border Crossing (3/15/06; MMLA, 11/9/06-11/12/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Cynthia M. VanSickle
contact email:

Midwest Modern Language Association (M/MLA): English Literature 1800-1900
November 9-12, 2006
Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, Illinois
British Border Crossing: Romantic and Victorian (Inter)Textuality and the Destabilization of Boundaries
We invite paper and panel proposals that examine the destabilization of boundaries and borders arising within the intertextual space of British Literature between 1800 and 1900. Proposals may address any type of boundary or border destabilized within the literary texts of this period, including, among others, the various genres, disciplines, genders, races, geographies, cultures, religions, laws, sciences, and governments.
Some boundaries/borders to consider include but are not limited to the following:


Please submit two-page (500 word) abstracts with brief vitae for each proposed paper and/or panel via e-mail by March 15, 2006, to


Proposals sent via regular postal mail should be directed to the address below:


Cynthia M. VanSickle, A.B.D.
Department of English
McHenry County College
8900 U.S. Hwy 14 # A-377
Crystal Lake, IL 60012

Phone: (815) 479-7756
Fax: (815) 479-7579


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