CFP: [American] NEMLA 2009 American Literature/Ecocritical Session

full name / name of organization: 
Karen E. Waldron
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40th Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
Feb. 26-March 1, 2009
Hyatt Regency - Boston, Massachusetts

Methods of Literary Ecology in American Literature: The Constitution of Place

This session invites studies of American literature of any period that highlight authorial and/or
scholarly methods of doing literary ecology through a focus on place. Papers that consider
means of representing environments and places as inextricable from economic, social, and
cultural factors of human habitation are especially welcomed. Send abstracts to Karen Waldron,
College of the Atlantic at

Deadline: September 15, 2008

Please include with your abstract:
Name and Affiliation
Email address
Postal address
Telephone number
A/V requirements (if any; $10 handling fee)

The complete Call for Papers for the 2009 Convention is available at:
Interested participants may submit abstracts to more than one NeMLA panel; however panelists
can only present one paper. Convention participants may present a paper at a panel or seminar
and also present at a creative session or participate in a roundtable.

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