Fictions of Employment: The Image of Business in Contemporary Literature

deadline for submissions: 
October 29, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
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This seminar explores the image of business and the business person/persona in contemporary literature from a wide variety of theoretical and disciplinary approaches. Open to all geographical contexts, with focus on texts dating 1971-onwards. Particular interest and enthusiasm for submissions grounded in women and BIPOC representation in business settings, neoliberal policy and political ideology, mental health, and climate change. Contact: