Reading Langston Hughes in the Age of Barack Obama (January 5-8, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
The Langston Hughes Society (MLA Convention-Seattle, Washington)
contact email: 
sharon.jones@wright.edu

Modern Language Association Convention
Location: Seattle , Washington
Special Session: Reading Langston Hughes in the Age of Barack Obama
Abstracts exploring Hughes's transformative vision of ethnicity/race. 250 word abstract and CV by 1 March 2011 to Sharon Lynette Jones (sharon.jones@wright.edu).
All presenters must join the Modern Language Association and the Langston Hughes Society.

cfp categories: 
african-american
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
general_announcements
interdisciplinary
popular_culture
rhetoric_and_composition
twentieth_century_and_beyond