NeMLA 2014 - Multicultural Folklore in Contemporary Fiction: Tracing the Roots

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association Conference, Apil 3-6
contact email: 
caroline.burke@stonybrook.edu

The panel’s emphasis is on the process by which folklore moves, changes and remanifests itself over time and through culture. Panel submissions may explore topics from the realms of Comparative Language and Literature, World Literature or Composition and Rhetoric Studies. Additionally, a multicultural folklore examination of texts from a Women’s and Gender Studies, Disability Studies, African American Studies or Queer Theory Lens is applicable. Please send brief abstracts to Caroline Burke .

cfp categories: 
african-american
american
classical_studies
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
graduate_conferences
humanities_computing_and_the_internet
interdisciplinary
international_conferences
postcolonial
religion
rhetoric_and_composition
science_and_culture
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond