Postcolonial, Hispanic & Latino, Interdisciplinary, British, Popular Culture, Literary Theory, World Literatures, Medieval, Early Modern & Renaissance, Long 18th Century, Romantics, Victorian, 20th & 21st Century, Aesthetics, Anthropology/Sociology, Classical Studies, Cultural Studies, Environmental Studies, Film, TV, & Media, Food Studies, History, Philosophy, African & African Diasporas, Asian & Asian Diasporas, Australian Literature, Canadian Literature, Caribbean & Caribbean Diasporas, Indian Subcontinent, Eastern European, Mediterranean, Middle East, Native American, Scandinavian, Pacific Literature
Event Date: 2019-11-14
Abstract Due: 2019-06-10
We are seeking proposals for papers focusing on the literature, culture, and social history of the British/Anglophone world until 1700. This general session entertains paper proposals on a wide variety of topics with particular consideration granted to papers that engage with the 2019 conference theme of "Send in the Clowns."
Suggested topics include humor, clowning, fools, fugitivity, satire, subversion, irony, humor and queerness, humor and race, humor and criminality.
Please submit to: https://pamla.ballastacademic.com/Home/S/17015 by no later than June 10th.