The Forum on Language Change is accepting proposals on two planned sessions for the 2019 MLA in Chicago. See details below for each session.
“Performing Identity through Textual Transactions”
Papers should address mutually constitutive engagements of speakers/writers, texts, and/or their contexts in the area(s) of language change and identity performance. 300-word abstracts to Brian Mann firstname.lastname@example.org by 5 March 2018.
“Textus and Context(us): Multiplying Pedagogical Transactions”
Papers should address the ever-accelerating pace of change in how students and faculty weave the shared fabrics of language learning. 300-word abstracts to Brian Mann, email@example.com by 5 March 2018