Unearthing Indigeneity and Color Lines from 1865 to 1965

deadline for submissions: 
March 15, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
DeLisa Hawkes & Tim Bruno/ U of Maryland - College Park
contact email: 

The annual conference of the Modern Language Association will meet on January 9-12, 2020, in Seattle, WA.

This special session seeks to recover forgotten authors’ lived responses to white supremacy beyond the black-white dichotomy. Focus will be on North American authors and justice movements from 1865-1965.

Please submit your 250-word proposal and brief C.V. to DeLisa Hawkes (dhawkes@umd.edu) and Tim Bruno (tbruno@umd.edu) by Friday, March 15, 2019. Feel free to reach out to us with any questions.