MLA CFP--Reproductions: Eugenics & Genetics

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Rebecca Garden
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Modern Language Association annual meeting
Los Angeles, 6-9 January 2011
Literature and Science Division

Reproductions: Eugenics and Genetics

Literary engagements with eugenic and genetic theories and practices. How do literary texts reproduce or rewrite scientific discourses of disability, deafness, immigration and ethnicity, disease, breeding? 250-word abstracts to by 5 Mar. 2010.

All participants in convention sessions must be MLA members by 7 April 2010.