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

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Northeast Modern Language Association
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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