This is a call for papers for the ASLE (Association for the Study of Literature and Environment) Panel at the American Literature Association Conference: May 25-28, 2023, The Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA (in person).
Papers on any of the following topics in any period of American literature (fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction) are especially welcome:
Literature of/and “accidental” farming
Literature of/and urban agriculture or community supported agriculture
Agriculture and the wild
Literature of/and food (in)security or deserts
Lineages of literary farming