38th Cincinnati Conference on Romance Languages and Literatures

deadline for submissions: 
January 15, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
University of Cincinnati
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38th Cincinnati Conference on Romance Languages and Literatures

Faculty and graduate students are invited to submit abstracts for papers dealing with all areas and aspects of Romance Languages, Literatures, and Cultures. Proposals on Film, Popular Culture, Cultural Studies, Creative Writing, Digital Humanities, and Non-canonical approaches to literature are especially welcome.

Individual presentations will be limited to 20 minutes and they will be accepted in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, or Italian. For consideration, please submit an abstract or panel proposal including:

  • Name of presenter / panel coordinator
  • Academic affiliation of the presenter(s)
  • Email address
  • Title of paper and an abstract, no longer than 250 words, in the language the paper will be presented.
  • If proposing a panel: title of panel and all the papers to be presented in it, with their corresponding abstracts, each of them no longer than 250 words. The number of panelists is at the discretion of the organizers; however, keep in mind that CCRLL cannot guarantee a time frame longer than 90 minutes per panel.

Please email all abstracts to cinciconf@gmail.com

Deadline for submission: January 15, 2018

Conference dates: April 6-7, 2018

Keynote speakers:

Dr. Hakim Abderrezak is Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies at the University of Minnesota. He is the author of Ex-Centric Migrations (Indiana UP, 2016), which examines cinematic, literary, and musical representations of migrants and migratory trends in the Western Mediterranean.

Dr. Cristina Rivera Garza is Distinguished Professor in Hispanic Studies at the University of Houston and the award-winning author of six novels, three collections of short stories, five collections of poetry, and three non-fiction books.

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