CFP: Infrastructures of Transport (MLA; Jan 6-9, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Marit MacArthur
contact email: 
mmacarthur@csub.edu

Abstracts are invited for a panel on Infrastructures of Transport for MLA 2011, which will be held in Los Angeles, January 6-9. The topic broadly includes literary, cinematic or cultural representations of any sort of transport and the infrastructures that support them, functional or not -- public, private, trains, planes, automobiles, freeway and subway systems, roadworks, airports, etc.

Deadline for proposals: March 10, 2010. Please submit abstracts of 300-400 words with a current C.V. to:

Marit J. MacArthur
Assistant Professor of English
mmacarthur@csub.edu

cfp categories: 
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
film_and_television
general_announcements
poetry
popular_culture
postcolonial
science_and_culture
travel_writing
twentieth_century_and_beyond