CFP: [American] Nineteenth Century Native American Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Drew Lopenzina
contact email: 
ajl011@shsu.com

Nineteenth Century Native American Literature

40th Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
Feb 26-Mar. 1, 2009
Hyatt Regency - Boston, Massauchusetts

This panel calls for papers that explore the works of nineteenth-century
Native writers such as William Apess, John Rollin Ridge, Jane Johnston
Schoolcraft, Sarah Winnemucca, George Copway and others. We will consider
the many ways in which these authors actively sought to reinscribe Native
presence into the literary and historical archive of the nineteenth
century.

Please send abstracts of 250-500 words to Drew Lopenzina, Sam Houston
State University ajl011_at_shsu.edu.

Deadline is Sept. 15, 2008

Please include with your abstract:
Name and affilaition
Email address
Postal address
Telephone number
A/V requirements (if any; $10 handling fee)

The complete call for papers for the 2009 Convention will be posted in
June: www.nemla.org

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