Ecocriticism and Contemporary American Literature--NeMLA, 7-11 April 2010, Montreal

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41st Annual NeMLA Conference
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"Ecocriticism and Contemporary American Literature"

This panel will highlight ecocritical assessments of literature produced in America from 1970 to the present. Papers on very recent literature, or on texts or authors one might not initially associate with ecocriticism, are welcome.

This panel is co-sponsored by the Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment.

Send 750-1000 word proposals to by 30 September 2009.

With your abstract, please include your name, postal contact information, email address, institutional affiliation, and whether or not you'll need media.



Nicole M. Merola
Assistant Professor of Ecocriticism and American Literature
Department of English
Rhode Island School of Design
Two College Street
Providence, RI 02903 (preferred email address)