Transnational Women's Writing in Twentieth Century Europe

full name / name of organization: 
2011 Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
chelsea.d.ray@maine.edu

2011 Northeast Modern Language Association
7-10 April
New Brunswick, NJ, Hosted by Rutger’s University

Taking Natalie Clifford Barney’s “Academy of Women” as an example of what Tirza Latimer characterizes as “women converging in Paris between the wars to establish the terms of on-going debates about representation, sexuality, and the politics of gender,” this panel will explore works written by women in Barney’s circle AND works written within the broader context of transnational women’s writing in twentieth-century Paris. Please send 200-300 word abstracts to Chelsea Ray @ chelsea.d.ray@maine.edu. by 14 October.

cfp categories: 
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
general_announcements
modernist studies
travel_writing
twentieth_century_and_beyond