Here’s hoping this will start a good discussion of this important issue. I’d like to urge you all to read the PDF “ Resolution ACBI Evidence” which was prepared to accompany the proposed boycott resolution (see under “Files” on the left side of this page). It provides documentation about the situation of the Palestinian universities under the occupation and […]
A space for discussion of the materialist turn in the humanities.
Please consider submitting an abstract for a panel on Latina/o Materialisms. queer, feminist, cultural, new &/or old materialisms; Marxisms; text as material object, comparative Chicana/o, PuertoRican, CubanAm, CentralAm, DominicanAm print cultures & histories of writing. Send CV and 300 word abstract by 15 March 2016; Raúl Coronado (firstname.lastname@example.org). https://apps.mla.org/cfp_detail_8847
You will find, under “Files” (to left), an FAQ sheet which might be useful for thinking about this issue. For extensive documentation supporting these claims, please refer to the PDF “ Resolution ACBI Evidence”, also under “Files.”
Here are a few key resolutions passed in the 1980s. They are indisputably engaged with national and international issues: 1981 Delegate Assembly Meeting; 1982 membership vote Resolution 1 Be it resolved that the Modern Language Association express its outrage and sorrow at the suppression of human rights in Poland, which involves the persecution […]
Links, files, and videos related to Boiardo’s Orlando Innamorato, Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso, Tasso’s Gerusalemme Liberata, and other Italian romance epics. Artwork, music, dramatic performances, film adaptations, etc. Examples include scenes from Sicilian puppet theater and epic Maggi of the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines.
Dear colleagues, To warm up the discussion board here a bit, I would like to ask if colleagues who teach courses in Ming Qing fiction and drama could kindly share thoughts, questions, open access materials that are effective in classroom settings for both advanced undergraduate courses, and graduate seminars. Affiliated questions would also be great. […]
Call for Papers: 2017 Special Section of Letras Hispanas on “Contemporary Iberian Ecocriticism and New Materialisms” Editor: Luis I. Prádanos, Miami University Deadline: June 1, 2017 The global proliferation of ecocriticism and environmental humanities is significantly enriching the depth and scope of literary and cultural studies worldwide. Iberian cultural scholars will definitely benefit from participating […]
Dear Colleagues: It is with great pleasure that I invite you to participate in this graduate student conference held at the University of California in Irvine. Please visit the Eco-Materialisms website for further information. EcoMaterialisms: Organizing Life and Matter University of California, Irvine Friday 15th May 2015 “EcoMaterialisms: Organizing Life and Matter” will bring […]
Dear Colleagues: It is with great pleasure that I invite you to participate in this graduate student conference at the University of California in Irvine. Please see attached CFP and feel free to visit the Eco-Materialisms website for more information. EcoMaterialisms: Organizing Life and Matter University of California, Irvine Friday 15th May 2015 “EcoMaterialisms: […]