"Queering Lawrence" and "Film Adaptations of Lawrence" MLA Jan. 2011 L.A. (March 15)

full name / name of organization: 
D. H. lawrence Society of North America
contact email: 
jnewmark@nmt.edu

MLA Los Angeles 2011 (Jan. 6-9, 2011)
The D. H. Lawrence Society of North America is presenting two panels at MLA. Please read the calls for the panels below.

CALL FOR PAPERS

Proposal deadline: March 15, 2010

1. For the Allied Organization--Queering Lawrence: Reading Lawrence through critiques of gender and sexuality as commonly conceived. Homosexuality, bisexuality, third sex, compulsory heterosexuality, gender-as-performance, lesbian continuum, cultural discourse, are all relevant terms. 250-word abstracts, due Mar. 15, 2010, to Jill Franks at franksj@apsu.edu.

2. For the Special Sessions--Film Adaptations of D. H. Lawrence: Compare screenwriters' and directors' versions of Lawrentian texts with each other, or compare the movie and the book. Analyze politics and history of adaptation. 250-word abstracts, due Mar. 15, 2010, to Jill Franks at franksj@apsu.edu.

cfp categories: 
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
twentieth_century_and_beyond