[UPDATE] NeMLA Convention 2015 Call for Session Proposals *Two Week Reminder*

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
support@nemla.org

Northeast Modern Language Association
46th Annual Convention

Hosted by Ryerson University

In April 2015, NeMLA will meet in Toronto, Ontario for its annual convention. Every year, this event affords NeMLA's principal opportunity to carry on a tradition of research dissemination and pedagogical exchange in language and literature. The convention will include roundtable and caucus meetings, workshops, literary readings, film screenings, and guest speakers.

The deadline for session proposals is April 22, 2014.
The abstract deadline for approved sessions will be September 30, 2014.

NeMLA is a member-driven convention, accepting session proposals (panel, roundtable, creative session, seminar) in the following areas:

American
Anglophone
British
Canadian
Comparative Languages & Theory
Creative Writing
Culture & Media Studies
French and Francophone
German
Italian
Pedagogy
Russian
Spanish/Portuguese
Rhetoric & Composition
Women’s and Gender Studies
World Languages (non-European)

For 2015, NeMLA particularly welcomes proposals on the following topics:

- digital humanities
- urban ecology/the city
- poetry/the word
- madness
-disability
- diversity
-visual cultures/photography and language

2014 NeMLA membership is required to propose a session, which is separate from 2015 convention fees

- For NeMLA information and guidelines, visit www.nemla.org or email support@nemla.org

- For Toronto information, visit http://www.seetorontonow.com/
or www.toronto.ca/visitors

cfp categories: 
african-american
american
childrens_literature
classical_studies
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
eighteenth_century
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
humanities_computing_and_the_internet
interdisciplinary
medieval
modernist studies
poetry
popular_culture
postcolonial
professional_topics
religion
renaissance
rhetoric_and_composition
romantic
science_and_culture
theatre
theory
travel_writing
twentieth_century_and_beyond
victorian