Child Labor and American Modernism: 1890-1930 (PAMLA 2013)

We invite papers for a special session on “Child Labor and American Modernism (1890-1930)” at the 111th annual conference of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) to be held at the Bahia Resort in San Diego, California, on November 1-3, 2013. Paper proposals should focus on modern American writers addressing the issue of child labor in the U.S. between 1890 and 1930. By 1905, 2,500,000 children worked in industry in the U.S., and by 1920, 8.3% of all ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
Event Name: 
PAMLA 2013
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Friday, November 1, 2013 to Sunday, November 3, 2013
Event Location: 
San Diego, CA
Abstract due date: 
Sunday, March 31, 2013
Categories: 
American
1865-1914
20th & 21st Century
African-American
Gender & Sexuality
Genre & Form
Children’s Literature
Comics & Graphic Novels
Drama
Narratology
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