ASLE Conference Panel: Philip Levine, Poet of Detroit

deadline for submissions: 
December 9, 2016
full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment/Panel organized by William Stroup
contact email: 

Deadline: December 9, 2016
Contact: William Stroup

ASLE 2017 Panel CFP
Philip Levine: Poet of Detroit

This year’s ASLE conference is hosted by Wayne State University, the alma mater of one of America’s greatest poets: recently deceased Pulitzer Prize-winner Philip Levine (1928-2015). This panel welcomes 20 minute presentations on aspects of Levine and his work, seeking fresh perspectives on the many landscapes that animate his half century of poetry, including Detroit, Spain, California, and New York.

Please send brief bio and 250 word abstract to William Stroup at by December 9, 2016 for submission to the ASLE conference.

Twelfth ASLE Biennial Conference
Rust/Resistance: Works of Recovery
June 20-24, 2017
Wayne State University, Detroit MI

Presenters will need to be current members of the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment at the time of conference registration.  Panel organizers should hear about program acceptance in February. 

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