“Trauma, Memory and Narrative in Ethnic American Literature” at RMMLA, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
nlcarter@gwmail.gwu.edu

“Trauma, Memory, and Narrative in Ethnic American Literature” at RMMLA, 2011

Paper proposals exploring connections and fissures between trauma, memory, and narrative in Ethnic American Literature are invited for a Special Topic Session at the upcoming Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association convention. Please submit a 250-word abstract and a brief CV to Natalie Carter (nlcarter@gwmail.gwu.edu) at The George Washington University, by March 01, 2011. Receipt will be acknowledged, and notifications will be sent by March 15.

The 65th annual RMMLA convention will be held from October 6-8, 2011, in Scottsdale, Arizona. For further information on the convention, please consult the RMMLA website at http://rmmla.wsu.edu.

cfp categories: 
african-american
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
eighteenth_century
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
postcolonial
twentieth_century_and_beyond