Postwar Area Literature Group - American Literature Association 2020 Conference

Country: USA

City: San Diego

Abstr. due: 15.01.2020

Dates: 21.05.20 — 24.05.20

Area Of Sciences: Humanities; Cultural science;

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Organizers: Postwar Area Literature Group


Please consider submitting an abstract to one of our panels at the 2020 meeting of the American Literature Association! The conference will be held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego on May 21-24, 2020. We will host two panels this year; please see the full CFPs below.

Climate and the Postwar Poem: Discussions of poetry, 1945-1975, examining climate and ecology. Topics might include poetry on the Atomic Bomb; revisions of classical forms and modes (pastoral, georgic) in an era of environmental devastation; the use of climate as political metaphor. Abstracts to and by 15 January 2020.


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