CFP: Jewish American Writers, PAMLA 2011 (March 25, 2011; Nov. 5-6, 2011)

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Jaime Cleland
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Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
109th Annual Conference
November 5-6, 2011
Scripps College, Claremont, CA

This panel will explore the tradition of Jewish American literature, particularly that of women writers. How have these authors addressed issues of religion, gender, culture, history, social justice? Proposals are welcomed on subjects historical or contemporary, serious or comic, highbrow or lowbrow, any genre.

Please submit paper title, 500-word proposal, and 40-word abstract online at by March 25, 2011.

Send inquiries to Jaime Cleland at

Conference participants must pay PAMLA dues by May 1, 2011.