UPDATE: [Ethnic] Death in Modern to Contemporary Irish Literature - SAMLA session 2009 - Extended Deadline
This call is for the Irish literature panel affiliated with the annual
South Atlantic Modern Language Association conference to be held November
6-8, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia.
This session seeks to explore the ways in which death, dying, or the denial
of death show up in modern to contemporary Irish literature. Papers may
include studies of the practices of and attitudes toward death and/or
memorialization, the link that exists between living and dying, the
contradictions and paradoxes that exist in attitudes towards death, the
ways in which the finality of death is denied, avoided, or confronted in
**Please*Note**: The extended deadline for proposals is May 15, 2009.
Please send inquiries and proposals electronically to: Victoria Bryan
(Victoria-Bryan_at_utc.edu). Submissions should include a 250-word
abstract, full contact information,and audio/visual requests if needed.
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