CFP: Architecture, Space, and Literature

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Call for Papers
June 10, 2019
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Literature, Political History / Studies

Conference: Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association's 117thannual conference

Date: Thursday, November 14 until Sunday, November 17

Location: San Diego, CA at the Wyndham San Diego Bayside hotel

Session: Architecture, Space, and Literature

Primary Area/ Secondary Area: Theory, Aesthetics, and Science / Cultural, Historical, and Political Studies

Presiding Officer: Angela Gattuso (University of Denver)

Description: The Architecture, Space, and Literature session welcomes proposals on a wide variety of topics, with particular consideration granted to papers that engage with the 2019 conference theme of “Send in the Clowns.” As an example, paper topics may include, but are by no means limited to, the the architecture and/or space of: circuses, castles and places of royalty (i.e. physical places where court jesters may perform or live), theaters, etc. Other papers might explore such architectural places and/or spaces in regards to the Carnivalesque or other such literary modes. Please contact the panel's presiding officer with any questions:

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Proposal Deadline: Monday, June 10th

Other Dates and Deadlines: 

  • Abstract Proposal Period: Thursday, April 15 – Monday, June 10
  • Membership and Conference Payment System Available: April 25
  • Conference Early Bird Payment/PAMLA Membership Deadline: Monday, July 15
  • Late Conference Payment Fees: After Tuesday, October 1


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