History, Memory, and Haunting: Ghosts in American Literature - Abstracts due March 15

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MLA 2011 Convention (January 6-9, 2011)
contact email: 
Naomi.Edwards@stonybrook.edu

This special session will explore the role of ghosts and haunting in American literature and how they reveal, challenge, and remake narratives of the nation. Please send abstracts (250 words) to Naomi Edwards by March 15 - Naomi.Edwards@stonybrook.edu

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american
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eighteenth_century
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
international_conferences
popular_culture
postcolonial
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