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MACHL 2016 Call for Papers Now Open!

The Mid-America Conference on Hispanic Literatures (MACHL)
Thursday-Saturday, November 3-5 2016

Hosted by the Department of Spanish & Portuguese at the University of Kansas

Conference Theme:
Book Culture and Beyond

In Homage to Roberta Johnson and Vicky Unruh

Keynote Speakers:
Ignacio Sánchez Prado (Washington University)
Elena Delgado (University of Illinois)

The Organizing Committee seeks proposals for individual presentations and special sessions on any aspect of the literatures and cultures of the Iberian Peninsula or Latin America, written in Spanish, English or Portuguese. Panels or individual proposals related to the conference theme are especially encouraged.

Send 250-word abstracts for 20-minute presentations by April 15, 2016 to: machl2016@ku.edu

To submit a panel proposal, please e-mail machl2016@ku.edu
The committee will respond to proposals for both panels and individual presentations by May 15, 2016.

Conference fees:

Early registration by August 31

$135

Regular registration after August 31

$155

Graduate students Early registration by August 31

$110

Graduate students regular registration after August 31

$130

Registration and Accommodation information will be provided on the conference web site
For more information, please contact Prof. Margot Versteeg (Versteeg@ku.edu).

The annual Mid-America Conference on Hispanic Literatures is a joint undertaking of the universities of Colorado (Boulder), Kansas (Lawrence), Missouri (Columbia), Nebraska (Lincoln), Wisconsin (Madison and Milwaukee), and Washington University (St. Louis).


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