CFP: Spanish Peninsular Literature (pre-1700) / Midwest Modern Language Association, Chicago, IL (November 14-17, 2019)

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Call for Papers
November 14, 2019 to November 17, 2019
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Literature, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies

The Spanish I (Peninsular Literature before 1700) permanent section of the Midwest Modern Language Association seeks proposals for the upcoming MMLA Conference in Chicago (November 14-17, 2019). Though proposals on any topic related to Medieval and Early Modern Spanish Literature are welcome, we also seek proposals that specifically engage with the 2019 MMLA theme of “Duality, Doubles, and Doppelgängers.” The conference theme includes, but is not limited to: dual identity, double meanings, double entendre, mirror images, reflections, binaries, parallels, repetitions, translations, imitations, adaptations, distortions, and echoes. Please submit a 250-word abstract and a brief bio (or brief CV) to John McCaw at by April 15, 2019. Papers may be in Spanish or English.

Contact Info: 

R. John McCaw

Associate Professor of Spanish

Department of Spanish and Portuguese

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

P.O. Box 413

Milwaukee, WI 53201

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