MLA 2018 Convention LLC East Asian Forum Call for Papers: Cannibal Modernity in East Asian Literature and Film

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Cannibal Modernity in East Asian Literature and Film

The trope of cannibalism has served to represent human abjection and cruelty. This panel aims to address cultural representations of cannibalism in East Asian literature and film by exploring questions such as: where do we draw the boundary between the self and the other? How are anxieties about capitalism projected onto the individual consumer’s body?

MLA 2018 Convention LLC East Asian Forum Call for Papers: Disability and Human (In)Dignity in East Asian Literature and Film

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Disability and Human (In)Dignity in East Asian Literature and Film

This call seeks papers that provide comparative analyses of depictions of disability and human dignity, or the lack thereof, in East Asian literature and film. Those that compare two or more East Asian texts and contexts are especially welcome. The period is open. The following are some examples of the kinds of questions a paper might address.

MLA 2018 Convention LLC East Asian Forum Call for Papers: Transcultural Flows in East Asian Literature and Film

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Transcultural Flows in East Asian Literature and Film

This panel seeks to explore instances of East-West and intra-Asian transcultural encounters in modern and contemporary East Asian literature and film. We welcome papers that examine

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