Middle Eastern Poetry and Poetics at the SAMLA 2011 Conference (Nov. 4-6 in Atlanta, GA)

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Renee Schatteman/ SAMLA (South Atlanta Modern Language Association)
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The panel seeks abstracts for 20-minute papers on contemporary and new Middle Eastern poetry, especially papers that present these new voices in their cultural contexts. By May 30, please send substantive abstracts either by post to Dr. Renee Schatteman at Georgia State University via email (schatteman@gsu.edu). The panel will be part of the 2011 SAMLA conference with a special focus on "The Power of Poetry in the Modern World." For more information on conference, go to www.samla.gsu.edu.