MLA 2015 Panel: Muslim Women’s Memoir and Everyday Life

Panel Organizers: Mosarrap H. Khan & Dr. Melanie Heydari-Malayeri Presiding: Prof. Susan Stanford Friedman, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA. Panelists: Mosarrap Hossain Khan, Doctoral Candidate, English Literature, New York University, USA. Kimberly Wedeven Segall, Associate Professor of English, Seattle Pacific University, USA. Adam Yaghi, Doctoral Candidate, English, University of Victoria, Canada. Time & Venue: Saturday,…

ACLA 2014 (To be Held at New York University) Panels on Everyday Life

For paper submission guidelines, look up ACLA website. Last date for paper submission: 15 November, 2013. The conference will be held from March 20-23, 2014. 1. Little Data and the Big Picture: What Everyday Literature can do for Comparison Seminar Organizer(s): Scott Kushner (McGill University) The broad claims of Big Data hide the continued importance of the…

Modernist Studies Association Conference, 2013: Everydayness & the Event

Important Dates: Seminar Proposals: February 15, 2013 Panel, Roundtable, and Poster/Exhibition Proposals: March 15, 2013 Access Requests: July 1, 2013 Important information concerning Special Collections @ Sussex Conference overview Modernism radically breaks from the ordinary and the received, staking its claims on making it new. But how might modernism also engage with the ordinary, the quotidian,…

Proposed MLA 2013 Sessions on Everyday Life

Everyday Romanticism: Special Session Papers are welcome that examine the category of ‘the everyday’ in transnational Romantic-era writing, including attempts to theorize the everyday in light of industrialization, imperialism, and world war. 300-word abstract by 15 March 2012; Michael Hardy (mhardy@eden.rutgers.edu) and William Galperin  (william.galperin@gmail.com). Muslim Everyday Life: Special Session Seeking abstracts on fictional depiction of…