CFP: Writing Empires I and II (3/18/07; MLA '07)

full name / name of organization: 
Kurt Koenigsberger

Call for papers: The Society for Critical Exchange, an Affiliate
organization of the Modern Language Association, is sponsoring two sessions
at the 2007 MLA in Chicago.

Writing Empires I: Composition and the Expansion of English
Writing programs as "empire-building" enterprises for English studies;
movements toward independence of writing programs from English programs;
WAC/WID as resituating English studies.

Writing Empires II: Writing Histories and Theories
Technologies, practices, and pedagogies of writing in the histories of
19th- and 20th-century imperialism, anti-imperial movements, and globalization.

Abstracts and brief bio to by 18 March.


Kurt Koenigsberger
Associate Professor of English and Director of Composition
Associate Director, Society for Critical Exchange
11112 Bellflower Rd.
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio 44106-7117


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