Myth, Womanhood, Mother/Sisterhood in Latina Lit (Latina/o Literary Theory and Criticism Conference)

full name / name of organization: 
Trevor Boffone
contact email: 
Trevor.Boffone@gmail.com

Myth, Womanhood, Mother/Sisterhood in Chicana/Latina Literature and Performance Panel

2nd Biennial Latina/o Literary Theory and Criticism Conference
April 23-25, 2015
John Jay College, New York City

This panel welcomes papers that explore womanhood as it intersects with cultural myths and icons in contemporary Chicana/Latina literature and performance. This panel encourages presentations that analyze how contemporary writers and artists (re)write and (re)create myths and the potential these altered myths hold for women.

Papers that focus on literature, theater, art, and film are welcome.

Please submit abstracts (of 250 words and in Word format) by Sep. 1, 2014 to Trevor Boffone (Trevor.Boffone@gmail.com)by September 1st. Inquiries welcome.

For more information, please visit:
https://caribbean.commons.gc.cuny.edu/2014/02/22/cfp-the-2nd-biennial-la...

cfp categories: 
childrens_literature
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
poetry
theatre
twentieth_century_and_beyond