CFP Wonder Tales in A. S. Byatt's Fiction, NeMLA 2015, Toronto, Ontario, April 30-May 3

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Northeastern Modern Language Association

This panel will address the relevance of A. S. Byatt's wonder tales within the wider context of her fiction and invites submissions that specifically explore this relationship. The topics of the panel include, but are not limited to: gender and genre; female identity; the relationship between narrators and tales; postmodern and/ or feminist undertones vs traditional modes of wonder tale narrative; frame tale and embedded stories. Please submit 250- to 500-word abstracts at by September 30, 2014.