Carson McCullers' "Other Souths" (Society for the Study of Southern Literature Conference, Arlington, VA, March 27-29, 2014)

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Panelists sought for a Carson McCullers and "Other Souths" panel at the upcoming Society for the Study of Southern Literature Conference in Arlington, Virginia, March 27-29th, 2014. A wide range of interpretations and focal points will be considered, although all papers should explore McCullers life and work through the rubric of expanding conceptualizations of the South under New Southern studies approaches (i.e., queer souths, digital souths, eugenics souths, the "south" of the body, southern alliances and antagonisms, etc.)

Interested parties should send a 300-500 word abstract to Isadora Wagner ( and/or Troy Smith ( by Friday, December 6th, 2013.

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modernist studies