(Deadline: March 15): MLA 2015 -- Cognitive Approaches to Literature Division -- Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Julien J. Simon
contact email: 
jjsimon@iue.edu

Call for Papers -- MLA 2015, Chicago
Division on Cognitive Approaches to Literature
(Guaranteed sessions)

PANEL 1
Experiments, Cross-disciplinary Research, and Scientific Engagements
A panel devoted to experiment and collaboration between literary scholars and cognitive scientists. How do science experiments illuminate literary or aesthetic experience? Send 300 word abstract and CV by 15 March 2014 to Blakey Vermeule (vermeule@stanford.edu).

PANEL 2
The Science of Memory
Papers on all aspects of the cognitive science of memory and literature—episodic memory, working memory, semantic memory, collective memory, and problems with memory. Send 300 word abstract and CV by 15 March 2014 to Blakey Vermeule (vermeule@stanford.edu).

cfp categories: 
classical_studies
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
eighteenth_century
gender_studies_and_sexuality
general_announcements
interdisciplinary
medieval
modernist studies
poetry
renaissance
romantic
science_and_culture
theatre
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond
victorian