MLA 2014: Harriet Monroe, Poetry Magazine, and Chicago Modernism (Jan 9-12, 2014)

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Erin Kappeler, Sarah Ehlers
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We invite papers on the central role Harriet Monroe, Poetry magazine, and the Chicago literary scene played in shaping poetic modernism. 250-word abstracts by 4 March 2013; Erin J. Kappeler ( and Sarah Ehlers (

PLEASE NOTE: This CFP is for a proposed, not a guaranteed, session, meaning it is contingent on approval by the MLA Program Committee (which will make its decisions after April 1). All prospective presenters must be current MLA members by no later than 7 April 2012.