127th MLA Annual Convention Seattle, 5–8 January 2012 Contemporary Fiction and Islam in the post-9/11 Era

full name / name of organization: 
MLA
contact email: 
(bhakman@ilstu.edu) , (fbarin@ilstu.edu)

Call for Paper for a special session in MLA 2012 Convention:

Contemporary Fiction and Islam in the post-9/11 Era
Representations of Islam and Muslims in contemporary novels in the context of post-9/11 discourse. kw: postcolonialism, orientalism. 300-word abstract and a brief bio or CV by 10 March 2011; Beyazit Akman (bhakman@ilstu.edu) and Filiz Barin-Akman (fbarin@ilstu.edu).

cfp categories: 
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
interdisciplinary
international_conferences
modernist studies
popular_culture
postcolonial
religion
twentieth_century_and_beyond