Women's Memoirs and the World of the Sixties (MLA Special Session, Los Angeles, 6-9 January 2011)

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Donna S. Parsons
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Many women have written memoirs about their lives in the 1960s. How have they characterized these times? Was it a decade of optimism, hope, accomplishment, regret, anger, betrayal, or confusion? Papers analyzing women's memoirs from diverse perspectives especially welcome. 300 word abstracts by 12 March 2010; Donna S. Parsons (donna-parsons@uiowa.edu).