The Hispanic Transatlantic Avant-Garde. Deadline: Sept 30. NeMLA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Claudio Palomares / University of Toronto

This panel aims to discuss the idea of a Transatlantic Hispanic Avant-Garde in the period 1909-1929. Preference will be given to comparative readings of visual and literary works, analysis of material and symbolic spaces, notions of crossing as an aesthetic experience, and theories of space and/or transportation related to the transatlantic Hispanic context. Please send a 300-word abstract and a brief biographical note of up to 70 words to Papers can be presented in English or Spanish.