A Celebration of Janet Frame -- NZ Writer (NeMLA Harrisburg PA 3-6 April 2014) by 30 Sept. 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jmcquail@tntech.edu

Abstracts are sought on the unique style and subjectivity of the work of New Zealand writer Janet Frame. Comparative papers and discussions of film adaptations of Frame's works (An Angel at My Table dir. by Jane Campion, and A State of Siege, dir. by Vincent Ward) are welcome, as are explorations of the work of members of Frame's circle -- sexologist John Money, NZ writer Frank Sargeson, California painter Bill Brown (William Theophilus Brown) -- and their impact on Frame's style and approach.

Send by 30 Sept. to jmcquail@tntech.edu with subject heading NeMLA 2014. Include the following info: name, affiliation, email address, postal address, telephone number and A.V. requirement (if any, $10 fee due with registration for the conference). Must register for NeMLA conference and join NeMLA to participate.

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cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
graduate_conferences
poetry
popular_culture
twentieth_century_and_beyond