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Two CFPs for MLA: Global Arab Texts and their Publics (due March 13, 2015) & Politics of Solidarities and Cross Racial Alliances (due March 15, 2015)

The Global Arab and Arab American MLA Forum invites proposals for the following two panels at the MLA convention in Austin, Texas (Jan 7-10, 2016)

  1. Global Arab Texts and their Publics

Displaced writers. Deterritorialized texts. How do recent Arab émigré/exiled/refugee writers and their publics redefine the global? Role of gender, religion, language, literary economies. 250-word abstracts, bios by March 15 to Carol Fadda-Conrey cfaddaco@syr.edu

  1. Politics of Solidarities and Cross-Racial Alliances (Panel co-sponsored by the Twentieth-Century American Literature Forum)

Representations of cross-racial relations in US, transnational contexts: indigenous solidarities; Arab Americans and other racialized US minorities in relational frameworks. 250-word abstracts, bios by March 13 to Carol Fadda-Conrey cfaddaco@syr.edu

If you are an MLA member, please consider joining the forum’s MLA Commons page: http://commons.mla.org/groups/global-arab-and-arab-american/


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