MLA 2015 - Muslim Women's Memoirs and Everyday Life; 20 March, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Mosarrap H. Khan
contact email: 
mhkhan@nyu.edu

This MLA 2015 (to be held in Vancouver, 8-11 January, 2015)Special Session intends to explore how ordinary everyday life is conceptualized in Muslim women’s memoir; their depiction of the public and private; how the tropes of domesticity and flaneur are employed in these memoirs.

Please submit abstracts with short bio on or before 20 March, 2015.
The panel is co-organized by Mosarrap H. Khan (NYU) & Melanie Heydari (Columbia)

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
postcolonial
religion
theory