Experiences "On the Road" in Early Twentieth-Century Italian Literature (SAMLA 2012)

The panel invites submissions on the topic of journeys in Italian Literature from 1900 through the 1930s. In this epoch, the introduction and diffusion of new technologies and machines radically changed not only travel, but also literature, understood as a journey experience through and beyond tradition. Possible topics include, but are not limited to, analysis of prose and poetic works directly related to travelling in the early twentieth century; the development of a new idea of exoticism ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
South Atlantic MLA (SAMLA 2012)
Event Name: 
SAMLA 2012
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Friday, November 9, 2012 to Sunday, November 11, 2012
Event Location: 
Durham, North Carolina
Abstract due date: 
Saturday, June 30, 2012
Categories: 
Postcolonial
Hispanic & Latino
Comparative
Interdisciplinary
Genre & Form
Popular Culture
World Literatures
Adventure & Travel Writing
Children’s Literature
Comics & Graphic Novels
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