Event Oct 05

Abstract Feb 12

Graphic Texts & Visual Rhetoric: Migrations, Translations & Transformations (SCMLA 2017)

Event: 10/05/2017 - 10/08/2017
Abstract: 02/12/2017
Categories: American, 20th & 21st Century, British, 20th & 21st Century, Comparative, Digital Humanities, Gender & Sexuality, Genre & Form, Comics & Graphic Novels, Drama, Interdisciplinary, Aesthetics, Cultural Studies, Film, TV, & Media, Popular Culture, Literary Theory, Pedagogy, Rhetoric & Composition, Women's Studies
Location: Tulsa, OK
Organization: South Central Modern Language Association (SCMLA)

SCMLA 2017 special session panel on Graphic Texts & Visual Rhetoric: Migrations, Translations & Transformations

Seeking presentations about graphic novels, graphic memoir, graphic nonfiction, memes, propaganda posters, protest art, modernist manifestos, or other texts where image is central to communicating meaning. All approaches--from practical pedagogy to literary analysis--are welcome. Preference will be given to work addressing some aspect of the conference theme ("Moving Words: Migrations, Translations, and Transformations").

If selected, the panel will take place at SCMLA in Tulsa, OK, October 5-8, 2017.

Please submit an abstract, contact information, and academic affiliation (if any) to Panel Organizer: Rita D. Costello, McNeese State University, rcostello@mcneese.edu. Proposals should be sent by the end of the day February 12th.

Contact Email: rcostello@mcneese.edu

Website: http://southcentralmla.org/files/4614/8536/5871/Winter_2017.pdf