The Writer as Recluse in American Literature -- MLA 2018

deadline for submissions: 
May 1, 2017
full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Mosher

Non-guaranteed session for MLA 2018. This panel seeks to explore the figure of the reclusive writer in American literature, and is open to papers on both fictional writers in literary works as well as real-world writers of literary works. All periods and critical approaches welcome. 300-word abstract and brief biographical statement by March 1 to matthew.mosher@stonybrook.edu.