NeMLA 2015: Writing the American Domestic in the 19th and 20th Century

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
cmarks@lagcc.cuny.edu; krysia.michael@gmail.com

This panel will investigate late nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century American home and design periodicals. We invite papers on all aspects and forms of home writing, including projects that look at women’s magazines such as Godey’s Lady’s Book, Good Housekeeping, Ladies’ Home Journal, House Beautiful, recipe periodicals, etc. We are especially interested in the production of visual culture and its political implications in these publications. Please submit a 300-word abstract by Sept. 30, 2014 through the NeMLA submission website: https://nemla.org/convention/2015/cfp.html#cfp15233
For questions, contact Krysia Michael at krysia.michael@gmail.com or Christine Marks at cmarks@lagcc.cuny.edu.

cfp categories: 
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
popular_culture