Britain, Empire, and Global Afterlives: 1850-1950

deadline for submissions: 
March 15, 2021
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MLA 2022, Special Session
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This panel explores the “undisciplining” possibilities of challenging Anglocentric periodization in the scholarship on the global British empire. Submissions reframing Victorian/Modernist periodicities and/or foregrounding non-English texts, translation, multilingualism, and raciality are especially welcome. Please submit a 250-word abstract to or