Prison and Literary Production (PAMLA 2012)

This special session aims to expose, contest, and reformulate relationships between incarceration and literary production. Possible seminar topics include the politics of prison writing, the aesthetic limitations of representation of prison life, the impact of incarceration upon literary production, and the impact of literary production from or about prison upon the conditions of incarceration. Papers might also suggest redefinitions of the “literary” through prison writing, as ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
110th Annual Conference of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
Event Name: 
PAMLA 2012
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Friday, October 19, 2012 to Sunday, October 21, 2012
Event Location: 
Seattle, Washington, USA
Abstract due date: 
Sunday, April 22, 2012
Categories: 
American
Interdisciplinary
British
Pedagogy
Gender & Sexuality
Literary Theory
African-American
Colonial
Revolution & Early National
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