I am looking to put together a panel on bilingualism and urban politics in American history for the 2016 Policy History Conference. My own work focuses on the Cuban community in Miami and I plan to present on the politics surrounding the 1973 bilingual ordinance in Dade County. I would like to gather two or three papers on bilingualism in the United States. Ideally this panel would seek to go beyond just English-Spanish bilingualism, but I am open to alter the panel as needed.
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Call for Papers - DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 1, 2015
Gender, Sexuality and Citizenship, Thirteenth Annual Conference in Citizenship Studies
Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan, USA
March 31 - April 2, 2016
Conference Keynote: Margot Canaday, Princeton University, author of The Straight State: Sexuality and Citizenship in Twentieth Century America
Plenary Address: John Corvino, Wayne State University, author of What’s Wrong with Homosexuality?
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