NeMLA 2023: Feminist Rewritings: Document, Archive, History (Panel)

deadline for submissions: 
September 30, 2022
full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 

This panel examines creative feminist rewritings, revisions, and fabrications of non-fictional and documentary sources.

Papers are welcome on the following topics:

- Creative and critical uses of archival and documentary sources in feminist literature
- Fabricated archival and documentary genres in feminist literature
- The political, ethical, and social dimensions of feminist “rewriting”
- Erasure, palimpsest, collage, mixed media, and/or other formal experimentation as feminist strategy
- Feminist counterfactual histories and counter-narratives
- Feminist approaches to the archive and archival studies
- Any other themes relevant to the topic

Submit an abstract here by September 30:

54th NeMLA Annual Convention
March 23-26, 2023
Niagara Falls, NY
Location: Niagara Falls Convention Center
Hotel: Sheraton at the Falls