"Revisions, Retellings, and Adaptations:” September 22, 2012

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MTSU English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
info@mtsuegso.org

The English Graduate Student Organization at Middle Tennessee State University is requesting submissions for its 5th MTSU EGSO Conference. The theme of this year’s conference is The English Graduate Student Organization at Middle Tennessee State University is requesting submissions for its 5th MTSU EGSO Conference. The theme of this year’s conference is “Revisions, Retellings, and Adaptations.”

Presentations of scholarly research in all areas of literature and literary studies are welcome. Some suggested topics include:
•Children’s Literature
•American Literature
•British Literature
•Popular Culture, Folklore, Graphic Novels and Film Studies
•Composition, Rhetoric, Linguistics, and Critical Theory

Guest Speaker: Dr. Martha Hixon, Professor of English and Children’s Literature Scholar

Abstracts of 300-500 words should be submitted by email to the MTSU EGSO Conference Selection Committee at: submissions@mtsuegso.org

The deadline for submission of abstracts is July 1, 2012. Participants will be notified of their acceptance via email. Early Registration for the Conference is due by August 15, 2012. The registration is $25. Registration forms are available on the MTSU EGSO website at mtsuegso.org.

The MTSU EGSO Conference will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2012, at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN, from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Any questions regarding submissions should be sent to: info@mtsuegso.org.

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african-american
american
childrens_literature
classical_studies
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
eighteenth_century
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
graduate_conferences
interdisciplinary
international_conferences
journals_and_collections_of_essays
medieval
modernist studies
poetry
popular_culture
postcolonial
professional_topics
religion
renaissance
romantic
science_and_culture
theatre
theory
travel_writing
twentieth_century_and_beyond
victorian