[Update] PAMLA Conference (October 19-21, 2012) at Seattle University CFP--Deadline May 15

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Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
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Over thirty sessions for the 2012 PAMLA Conference to be held October 19-21, 2012, at Seattle University, have extended their proposal deadline through Tuesday, May 15 (see list below). To see more about the conference, or to submit a paper proposal to one of these sessions, please visit:


Sessions still in search of panelists include:

African Migration to Spain
Alfred Hitchcock's Films
Asian Literature
Beatles as Literature
Beowulf and Related Topics
Building Communities through Food: From Culinary Impact of Immigrant Communities to Social Media
Chaucer and Related Topics
Comedy and Subversion in Recent French Cinema, Media, and Literature
Critical Theory
Folklore and Mythology
French/Francophone Gastronomy & Culture--Gastronomie et culture française/francophone
Haiti: From Pre-Columbian to Independence
Hybrid Genres: Asia
Inter-examinations of Captivity and Slave Narratives (Sponsored by the Southern California Society for the Study of American Women Writers)
Marriage à la mode: Marriage in the 20th Century
Medieval Migrations
Migrants on a Mission
Migration, Immigration, and Movement in the Pacific Northwest
Modern Austrian Literature
Moving Children
Oceanic Literatures and Cultures
Re-Examining Modernism in East Asia
Revisiting Latin American modernismo: Poetry and Philosophy
Rhetorical Approaches to Literature
Scandinavian Literature
Shakespeare's Roman and Classical Plays
Stage to Screen: Contemporary Playwrights
Teaching Form and Meter: Prosody and Fixed Forms in the Classroom
Television Studies: Of Taboo and Trauma
Visual Culture in Contemporary China
Wide Open Spaces
Writers in Hollywood: The Migration to Screenplay