Roundtable on Teaching Latina/o Literature. Deadline 1/4/10. ALA at the Hyatt Regency, San Francisco May 27-30, 2010

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Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature Association

Roundtable on Teaching Latina/o Literature.

This session will explore ways of teaching Latina/o literature from a variety of perspectives in a diversity of settings and from a range of approaches—both within and beyond Latina/o Studies. What are the particular challenges and opportunities that teaching this body of work present to teachers and to students? We especially want to invite participants who are new to teaching Latina/o literatures to join us. Please send a short (300 word) statement of interest along with a very short version of your CV (1-2 pages) to by January 4, 2010.