CFP: Pacific Northwest Literary Regionalism (MLA; Deadline 3.1.14)

CALL FOR PAPERS: Special Session Proposal for the MLA Convention 2015 in Vancouver, BC

Pacific Northwest Literary Regionalism

This panel will focus on Pacific Northwest literatures (with the Pacific Northwest region broadly defined to include works from Washington, Oregon, British Columbia, Idaho, and Alaska). Proposals are encouraged from a wide range of approaches and periods including focus on Pacific Northwest texts as part of American literary history and the recovery of neglected Pacific Northwest writers and/or texts.

Please submit abstracts (not to exceed 250 words) by 1 March 2014 via email to Laura Laffrado (