Human Rights in the Humanities: Practices, Methods, and Pedagogies

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Northeast Modern Language Association
46th Annual Convention
Toronto, Ontario
April 30-May 3, 2015
The 46th Annual Convention will feature approximately 350 sessions, as well as dynamic speakers and cultural events. Interested participants may submit abstracts to more than one NeMLA session; however, panelists can only present one paper (panel or seminar). Convention participants may present a paper at a panel and also present at a creative session or participate in a roundtable.
Abstract Deadline: September 30, 2014

Human Rights in the Humanities: Practices, Methods, and Pedagogies
This panel will examine current practices, methods, and pedagogies of human rights research in the humanities. How have studies of rights narratives, rhetorics, and pedagogies developed? What are the challenges of representing rights and circulating knowledge about rights violations?
Chair: Arabella Lyon

https://nemla.org/convention/2015/cfp.html