SAMLA 91 (Nov. 15-17, 2019, in Atlanta, GA): Silenced Masculinities

deadline for submissions: 
May 9, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Gene Melton and Catherine Mainland / NC State University
contact email: 

This panel welcomes submissions on any aspect of masculinities that have been left on the margins of mainstream literary narratives, pop culture, and scholarship, including but not limited to: race, class, and/or privilege; body integrity, aesthetics, age, and/or health; masculine relationships and roles; and sexuality. Proposals addressing the conference theme of “Languages: Power, Identity, and Relationships” are especially welcome. By Thursday 9th May 2019, please submit an abstract of up to 250 words, a brief bio, and any A/V requests to Dr. Catherine Mainland, NC State University, at, and Dr. Gene Melton, NC State University, at Please use the subject line “Silenced Masculinities.”