Hungarian Studies RMMLA Albuquerque, NM, October 14-16

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Utah State University
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Call for submissions to the Hungarian Studies Session at the Rocky Mountain MLA in Albuquerque, NM, October 14-16. We are especially interested in submissions that pursue a study of the Hungarian literary contribution to World Culture, but also ones that explore literary and linguistic themes pertaining specifically to the Hungarian culture. Panelists will have 15-20 minutes to present their papers. Some possible themes but not restricted to:

-Hungarian film studies and their place in the world movie culture
-race and identity in Hungary before and after WWII
-the Hungarian novel in the European context
-Shakespeare on the Hungarian stage
-gender studies: history and context in post-Communism
- 21st c. directions in the Hungarian literary scene
-Hungarian studies and culture beyond the border

Kindly send proposals (250 words) or complete papers by March 1, 2010 to as an MS Word attachment or in the body of the e-mail; or mail hard copies to

Susan Nyikos
Utah State University
Department of English
3200 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322