Latina/o Literature and Culture Society at ALA Boston May 23-26, 2013. Deadline for proposals Jan 5, 2013
The LLCS seeks proposals for several panels at the American Literature Association's 24th annual conference at the Westin Copley Place in Boston, May 23-26, 2013. We are particularly interested in seeking out proposals in the following areas/topics:
Comparative Ethnic Studies
Globalization and/or Transnational Approaches
Those interested in submitting a paper should send a one-page abstract with your name, position, affiliation, and contact information to Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson at: firstname.lastname@example.org
We will also organize a Roundtable Discussion about Teaching Latina/o Literature, which seeks to bring together a wide range of approaches from: Latina/o literary studies, comparative Ethnic Studies, and American literature, among many other possible areas.
If you are interested in participating in the roundtable, please send a short (less than one page) description of what you'd like to discuss, along with your name, position, affiliation, and contact information to Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson at email@example.com
Final Deadline for Proposals: January 7, 2013.
For information about the Latina/o Literature and Culture Society, visit us online at
or contact Latina/o Literature and Culture Society president Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson at firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about the ALA and the conference, go to www.americanliterature.org.