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

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Tavel Clarke
contact email: 
michael.t.clarke@ucalgary.ca

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
mhpatterson_at_mckendree.edu

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

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cfp categories: 
ethnicity_and_national_identity