Quotation in Modernism (Modern Language Association/MLA Convention, January 3-6, 2013, Boston, MA)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Bonapfel / New York University

How and why do quotation practices change in modernism? To what literary effect? This panel invites papers on copyright, typography, marking strategies, punctuation, intertextuality, repetition, misappropriation, speech, and dialogue.

Please submit 350-word abstracts by March 15, 2012 to Elizabeth Bonapfel (elizabeth.bonapfel@nyu.edu).

Please note: This CFP is for a proposed panel, and is therefore not a guaranteed session. The panel must first meet approval by the MLA; this selection process occurs after the MLA receives panel proposals on April 1, 2012. In accordance with the MLA policy as listed on the website, "All participants in convention sessions must be MLA members by 7 April 2012." http://www.mla.org/new_from_mla/news_summary#t550