CFP: [African-American] Wright and Ellison. NeMLA, Boston, 2/26-3/1/2009

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Josephine McQuail
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Feb. 26-March 1 2009. Boston, Mass. Northeast Modern Language
Association convention. The Posthumous Writings of Richard Wright and
Ralph Ellison Several posthumous works by Richard Wright and Ralph
Ellison have been published. Wright's A Father's Law and Ralph Ellison's
After the Shooting in 2008; Wright's Juneteenth (posthumous novel) and
Flying Home (collection of short stories), both edited by John Callahan,
in the 90s. Papers or abstracts analyzing the posthumous works and their
quality, or dealing with editorial problems, on either or both Wright's
and Ellison's posthumous works are welcome. Send proposals or papers for
presentations of 15-20 min. to Josephine McQuail, Box 5053 TN Tech U
Cookeville TN 38505 USA or via e-mail at

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