CFP: English V Panel: Multicultural Britain (3/13/06; SAMLA, 11/10/06-11/12/06)

full name / name of organization: 
James Campbell

The English V section (20th Century) at SAMLA seeks papers on=20
"Multicultural Britain."

The UK in the past hundred years has become an increasingly=20
multicultural society: how has this caused us to read Britishness=20
differently? Topics for papers in this panel might include but are not=20=

limited to:

The literature of Black Britain
Multiculturalism and governmental devolution
Multiculturalism, Britain, and the =91new Europe=92
Imperial hangover
Britain as an island in the Black Atlantic
The Irish in Britain
=91British=92 versus =91English=92 cultural identity
Scottish and Welsh writing
The British literary canon and the politics of anthologies

Send abstracts of 250-500 words for 20-minute papers by March 13, 2006=20=

James Campbell
Department of English
University of Central Florida
Orlando FL 32816-1346

OR email to

In order for the proposal to be considered, include the following=20

1. Panelist Name and Institution as this information should appear in=20
the convention program
2. Panelist Address: street, city, state, zip
3. Panelist Phone Number: area code - number
4. Panelist Email address
5. AV Equipment Request: Due to the high cost of AV equipment, all AV=20
requests must be made in writing by the panelist and included with each=20=

panelist proposal to the session chair. If a panelist does not wish to=20=

have any AV equipment, this information must also be included
6. Panelist proposal, Session Title, Name of Session Chair and=20
including a title as it should appear in the convention program

Presenters must be current members of SAMLA by 1 May 2006. The SAMLA=20
meeting will be Nov. 10-12, 2006, in Charlotte, North Carolina. For=20
more details, please visit

James Campbell, English V Chair, 2006

James Campbell
Associate Professor
Department of English
University of Central Florida
Orlando FL 32816-1346=

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