MLA Januray 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Jennifer Ballengee
contact email: 
jballeng@towson.edu

We invite submissions of abstracts from a range of periods and regions for the following Special Session Proposal for MLA 2014 in Chicago:

Epic, Tragedy, and Community
Special Session

How do the memorializing practices instituted in epic and tragedy from any period or region contribute to constituting communities and negotiating ethical relations?

250 word abstract by 15 March 2013; Jennifer R. Ballengee (jballeng@towson.edu) and Erin Fehskens (efehskens@towson.edu).

cfp categories: 
classical_studies
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
interdisciplinary
modernist studies
postcolonial
theatre
twentieth_century_and_beyond