CFP: Race, Ethnicity, and American Reform Movements (3/1/06; MLA '07)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Tavel Clarke
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Modern Language Association Convention 2007

Proposals Due Mar. 1

Call for Papers:

This panel will explore how different ethnic or racial groups have
responded to twentieth-century mainstream or government-sponsored social
and economic reform initiatives such as prohibition, work-place safety,
consumer safety, urban planning, anti-trust efforts, child labor reform,
prostitution regulation, civil liberties protection, social purity
campaigns, eugenics, immigration reform, obscenity prohibition, welfare,
affirmative action, environmental protection, business regulation, etc.

Please send 1-page abstracts to one of the addresses below. E-mail
submissions are encouraged.

Dr. Martha Patterson
Associate Professor
McKendree College
Department of English
Carnegie Hall, Room 206
Lebanon, IL 62254

Dr. Michael Tavel Clarke
Assistant Professor
University of Calgary
Department of English
2500 University Dr. NW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4

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