Telling Photography (MLA, January 2012; 3/10 Deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
Kevin Riordan & Julia Faisst
contact email: 
riordan@umn.edu, julia.faisst@gcsc.uni-giessen.de

This session poses photography as a formal inquiry, a provocation, and a "wound" for literary and cultural studies. What is a photograph, and how do we continue to read and write with it?

250-word abstracts to riordan@umn.edu or julia.faisst@gcsc.uni-giessen.de by 10 March 2011

*Please note: This is a special session pending MLA approval*

cfp categories: 
film_and_television
general_announcements
interdisciplinary
modernist studies
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond