Event Mar 21

Abstract Sep 30

Facebook Fiction, Twitter Literature, and the Cellphone Novel-Roundtable (NEMLA 2013)

Event: 03/21/2013 - 03/24/2013
Abstract: 09/30/2012
Categories: Interdisciplinary, Cultural Studies, Film, TV, & Media, Popular Culture
Location: Boston, MA
Organization: NEMLA

This Roundtable will examine emerging social media literary forms and seek to open up the conversation about alternate, emerging, pluralistic and communal forms of literature in the age of blogs, Twitter, and Facebook. Please submit 300-word abstracts that address the ways in which electronic and digital literature affects, embellishes, and alters literary discourse, the nature of rhetoric, and the future of reader theory to Rebecca Romanow, rromanow@uri.edu.  Please include with your abstract: Name and Affiliation, Email address, Postal address, Telephone number, and A/V requirements (if any; $10 handling fee with registration).

Contact Email: rromanow@uri.edu