Writing the Farm: Ecocritical Perspectives on Literature and Agriculture

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
awallis@whittier.edu

CFP "Writing the Farm: Ecocritical Perspectives on Literature and Agriculture" at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Annual Conference--San Diego, CA, November 1-3, 2013.

For the session "Writing the Farm: Ecocritical Perspectives on Literature and Agriculture," we are seeking a variety of papers discussing literary works from any geographic region that deal with "writing the farm" and themes such as sustainable/organic farming, peasant life, farmland development, environment, pollution, animal rights, etc.

To submit a proposal, go to http://www.pamla.org/2013/ and click on "Submit a Proposal Now". Submissions are due by April 15, 2013. If a paper is accepted, one must join PAMLA by June 1, 2013, in order to present at the conference.

Further details about the conference and proposal submission can be found at the http://www.pamla.org website. Those with questions about this special topic should feel free to contact me by email.

cfp categories: 
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
interdisciplinary