CFP: [General] Textuality, Visuality and their Convergence (2008 RMMLA; Deadline March 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Susan Cook

Call for Papers:
Textuality, Visuality and their Convergence
Submissions are invited for this Special Topic Session at the October 9-
11, 2008 Rocky Mountain MLA Convention in Reno, Nevada. Papers may
address but are not limited to the following topics:

Writing the visual
Seeing or not seeing texts
Cultural and/or theoretical approaches to textuality and visuality
The role of visual studies in literary scholarship
The role of literary studies in visual studies scholarship
Particular readings that blend these two approaches

Please send a 300-word abstract and a brief CV in .doc or .pdf format to
Susan Cook,

Deadline: March 1, 2008
Non-RMMLA members may propose a paper to a session chair, but membership
in RMMLA is required of all presenters by April 1. Requests for Audio-
Visual equipment are due by May 1. Participation at the convention also
requires payment of a convention registration fee (registration opens in
mid-summer; early discount rates available).

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