CFP: Women's Studies and "The Interplay of Text and Image" (5/31/10; SAMLA 11/5/-11/7)

full name / name of organization: 
Letizia Guglielmo
contact email: 
lgugliel@kennesaw.edu

The South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) Women's Studies session invites papers that explore the 2010 conference theme, "The Interplay of Text and Image," and its connection to Women’s Studies, broadly defined. Presentations may address, among other topics, image and text in the Women’s Studies classroom, the visual as feminist intervention, digital communication and gender, the queering of image and text, and other topics exploring intersections of gender, race, sexuality, and class in light of the conference theme.

Please submit proposals (up to 350 words) with institutional affiliation and contact information via email to Letizia Guglielmo, Kennesaw State University (lgugliel@kennesaw.edu) by May 31, 2010; include "SAMLA Proposal" in the subject line. Presenters must be SAMLA members by August 15, 2010.

November 5-7, 2010
Loews Hotel Atlanta
Atlanta, GA

For more information about the convention see http://samla.gsu.edu/.

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
humanities_computing_and_the_internet
interdisciplinary
popular_culture
rhetoric_and_composition