March 15-18, 2012

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Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
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43nd Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 15-18, 2012
Rochester, New York – Hyatt Rochester

Deadline for abstract submission: Sept 20, 2011

Love and Society in Giovanni Boccaccio: Comedy, Elegy, Tragedy
This session aims to explore the way(s) in which love and/or society are treated in Boccaccio's works. Papers concerning the relationship between Boccaccio and previous Italian/European traditions, or Boccaccio's influence on subsequent Italian/European generations of authors are also welcome.

Send your abstract of 150-250 words to Jelena Todorovic, at, by September 20, 2011.