MLA 2022 CFP: “Black Is/Not a Place”

deadline for submissions: 
March 15, 2021
full name / name of organization: 
African American LLC

The 2022 MLA convention will be held January 6-9, 2022 in Washington, DC. We invite abstracts for an African American LLC-sponsored panel.


“Black Is/Not a Place”


We invite papers that consider how Black refusals of autochthony, nativism, nationalism, regionalism, and place illuminate the study of Black literature across geographic and linguistic borders.   


Please send a 300-word abstract and 1-page CV to by March 15.