Victorian/Modern Crisis, Revolt, Survival

deadline for submissions: 
March 15, 2021
full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association (Forum on Victorian and Early 20th C. English)
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How can Victorian and modernist models of negotiating crises inform organizing and political engagement in the present? How might we draw upon our literary historical knowledge as we respond to current conditions? (250-word abstracts)


(This is a guaranteed panel sponsored by the Forum on Victorian and Early 20th C. English for the MLA 2022 Conference to be held in Washington, D.C., January 6-9.)