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  • joined the group 2020 MLA Convention
  • joined the group 2019 MLA Convention
  • started the topic LAST CALL: Arab/ic CFPs for 2… in the discussion Arabic Literature and Culture
  • posted an update in the group LLC Arabic:

    CFP “Insecurity and Dissent in Middle Eastern Cinema”
    What are the aesthetics that Middle Eastern filmmakers have deployed to express dissent and challenge the security of the regimes under which they live? What forms do such films employ to represent the insecurities of resistance? Please send abstracts (max. 250 words) and CVs to R. Shareah…[Read more]

  • posted an update in the group LLC Arabic:

    CFP: “Medieval States of Insecurity panel”
    We invite proposals for a proposed session on Medieval States of Insecurity cosponsored by the Medieval Iberian Literature and Culture LLC and the Arabic Forum at the MLA annual conference in New York (2018). We welcome proposals that explore how insecurity—political and social, real or i…[Read more]


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