CFP (Conference): MMLA (Milwaukee, WI) “Cultures of Gender in German, French, and Spanish-Language Contexts” 5-8 November 2020 (Deadline 5 April 2020)

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2020 Call for Papers

 

The 62nd Annual Convention of the MMLA – “Cultures of Gender in German, French, and Spanish-Language Contexts”

 

November 5-8, 2020

Milwaukee, WI

 

Cultures of Gender in German, French, and Spanish-Language Contexts

Hosted by Studies in Twentieth and Twenty-first Century Literature​:

 

Nichole Neuman

nmneuman@iu.edu

 

Call for Papers

 

This panel invites contributions that explore cultures of gender in literary texts, cultural objects, or films originally written or produced in Spanish, German, or French since 1900.  Comparative contributions are also encouraged.

 

Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

--genderqueer literary and artistic productions

--zines and community-based texts treating gender

--film

--art installations, performance art, and theater

--social justice work in academe

--non-binary language use in French, German, or Spanish

--websites or online video networks

 

Papers presented as a part of this panel will receive special consideration for publication in the online, open-access, peer-reviewed journal Studies in Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature.

 

Please send proposals of 300 words and a brief biography (100 words max.) to Dr. Nichole Neuman (nmneuman@iu.edu) by April 5, 2020.