Teaching (Neo) Slave Narratives, January 5-8, 2012 (Special Session)

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127th MLA Annual Convention-Seattle, 5–8 January 2012
contact email: 
duerr001@crimson.ua.edu

*Teaching (Neo) Slave Narratives*
This special session will explore pedagogical strategies for teaching slave narratives and neo-slave narratives (fictional accounts of slavery written in contemporary times). Please submit abstracts (~500 words) by 21 March 2011 to Heather Duerre Humann (duerr001@crimson.ua.edu).
*Please note: This is a special session pending MLA approval*

cfp categories: 
african-american
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary