Panel NeMLA - In Translation: Spain, the United States, Literary History

deadline for submissions: 
September 30, 2016
full name / name of organization: 
Regina Galasso / University of Massachusetts Amherst
contact email: 

NeMLA 2017: Baltimore, MD March 23-26

Panel: In Translation: Spain, the United States, Literary History


An exploration of translators, translation, and other translational circumstances that further an understanding of the literary relationships between Spain and the United States. Papers may address any of the languages spoken within Spain and the United States and focus on the translation history of specific texts, literary translators, travel, and any other moments that benefit from the lens of translation in a broad sense. Overall, this panel will highlight the backstories of some of the most critically discussed writers and texts as well as the lesser-known instances of artistic production, collaboration, and circulation.

Abstract submission June 15 - September 30, 2016

Please submit titles and abstracts via the NeMLA online system.

For questions, contact Regina Galasso