CFP: Contagion in/around Jewish literature and culture, MLA 2022

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Call for Papers
March 8, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Languages, Literature, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

The CLCS Global Jewish forum welcomes abstracts for a panel we are organizing at the MLA 2022 convention in Washington D.C., Jan 6-9, 2022.


Contagion in/around Jewish literature and culture

Submissions exploring diverse approaches to contagion in Jewish literature and culture; interpreting contagion, infectious affects and ideas, transnational/linguistic transmission, thematic proliferations, infodemics and political contaminations, illness/disease narratives. 250-word abstract and short bio to by March 8, 2021. 

Contact Info: 

Dr. Zoë Roth
Assistant Professor of French
Director, MA Visual Culture
School of Modern Languages and Culture
Durham University
273, Elvet Riverside, New Elvet DH1 3JT
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 43190

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