Caribbean Literature (11/1/2012, 3/29-31/2012)

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Laura Barrio-Vilar / College English Association
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CEA 2012

March 29-31, 2012 | Richmond,Virginia

OmniRichmond Hotel, 100 South 12th Street, Richmond, Virginia (804) 344-7000

The College English Association, a gathering of scholar-teachers in English studies, welcomes proposals for presentations on Caribbean Literature for our 43rd annual conference. Submit your proposal at

We welcome individual and panel presentation proposals that address Caribbean literatures in general, including—but not limited to—the following possiblethemes:

*Racial, ethnic, gender, sexual, class, and national identities
*Colonization and empire
*Nationalism and citizenship
*Hybridity, transculturation, creolite, and mestizaje
*Resistance and resilience
*Migration, exile, transnationalism, and/or globalization
*Travel and tourism
*Orality and the spoken word
*Diasporic theory and Caribbean literatures
*Postcolonial studies and Caribbean literatures
*Comparative literary, historical, political, or cultural analyses of Caribbeanliteratures

General Conference Theme: Borders

Submission Dates: August 31-November 1, 2011

For more information on how tosubmit, please see the full CFP at


All presenters at the 2012 CEAconference must become members of CEA by January 1, 2012. To join CEA, pleasego to

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