In her groundbreaking book titled Women in the Nineteenth Century, Margaret Fuller suggests a remedy for the degradation of work for women stating, “Women are the best helpers of one another” (117). Fuller’s statement has reflections in many works written at the end of the nineteenth century such as Elizabeth Stuart Phelps, The Silent Partner (1871), Alcott’s Work (18739, and Blake’s Fettered for Life (1874) all of which focus on sisterhood, solidarity, and feminine bond among women across class, race, and nationality as a survival mechanism within capitalist economy.
Panel: Race and Versification in Anglophone Poetry
NeMLA Annual Convention: March 21-24, 2019, Washington D.C.
SAMLA 90: Fighters from the Margins: Socio-Political Activists and Their Allies
November 2–4, 2018 ◆ Sheraton Birmingham ◆ Birmingham, Alabama
SAMLA is again pleased to offer prospective participants the opportunity to submit abstracts to a General Call for Papers. The General Call for Papers will be used to build programming from accepted abstracts that did not resonate with any of our currently published CFPs.
Co-chairs: Shannon Mooney and Hannah Taylor
Call for Papers
Gil SCOTT-HERON’s work
20-21 June 2019, Université Paul-Valéry, Montpellier 3, France
At the beginning of the booklet that accompanies The Mind of Gil Scott-Heron, his 1978 collection of poetry and music, Gil Scott-Heron wrote:
Call for papers for a panel titled "Discourses of Truth in Harlem Renaissance Art and Literature" at the 2019 NeMLA Conference in Washington, DC
Chair: John Hadlock, Duquesne University (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Essay Collection on Clarence Major’s Work
CFP: Southern Studies Conference, Auburn University at Montgomery, AL
February 1-2, 2019
Now in its eleventh year, the AUM Southern Studies Conference, hosted by Auburn University at Montgomery, explores themes related to the American South across a wide array of disciplines and methodologies. Registrants to the two-day conference enjoy a variety of peer-reviewed panels, two distinguished keynote speakers and a visiting artist, who gives a talk and mounts a gallery exhibition.
Re-Framing the Constitution: Futures of the Fourteenth Amendment
Friday & Saturday, October 5-6, 2018
Edlie L. Wong (University of Maryland)
Ikuko Asaka (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
Carrie Hyde (University of California, Los Angeles)
Mónica Jiménez (University of Texas, Austin)