UPDATE: Extended CFP Deadline PAMLA Conference (11/1-3, 2013, Bahia Resort, San Diego): Now May 12

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
svonkin@netzero.net

Forty approved sessions for the November 1-3, 2013 PAMLA Conference (at the Bahia Resort Hotel, San Diego, California) have extended their paper proposal deadline until May 12. Go to http://www.pamla.org/2013/ to see the complete list of open sessions and to propose a paper. Sessions still looking for papers include:

Autobiography & Fiction in American Women’s Writing
Beowulf and Related Topics
Biopolitical Time: Biomedicine, Science Fiction, Lifespan
Chaucer and Related Topics
Childhood & Hybridity in the Lit. & Film of Indian Diaspora
Classics (Greek)
Constructing a “New” America: The United States in the 1930s
Continental Romanticism
Crime Narratives
Discovering Feminine Identity Through Their Literary Work
East-West Literary Relations
English as a Second Language Studies
Environment and Ecology in Italian Literature and Culture
Fiction Featuring Older Protagonists
Film in the French Language Classroom
Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Literature
Gender, Mind Science, & Literature in Early Modern Spain
Graphic Novels
Indigenous Literatures and Cultures
Limits of Humor: Provocation & Political Correctness in French Media
Linguistics
Linguistics: Time, Language Variation, and Language Change
Lyric Theory in the 21st Century
Memoir as a Scholarly Pursuit
Mid-Twentieth-Century Poetry & Culture (Robert Lowell Soc.)
Modern Austrian Literature
Native North American Literatures
Oceanic Literatures and Cultures
Satire and Humor
Scandinavian Literature
Teaching the Writing of Age/Aging in the Creative Writing Classroom
Technology and Communication
The Unreal in Literature for Children and Young Adults
Translating/Interpreting: Issues and Questions
Visible Difference and the Travel Seminar Experience
Webcomics: Coming of Age?
Woody Allen
World Language Programs in the 21st Century
World Literature in Theory and in Practice
Young Adult Literature

cfp categories: 
american
childrens_literature
classical_studies
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
general_announcements
interdisciplinary
medieval
poetry
popular_culture
postcolonial
professional_topics
religion
rhetoric_and_composition
romantic
science_and_culture
theory
travel_writing
victorian