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>This panel on "Images of Home and Nation: Forming and Performing =
>National and Domestic Identity" is sponsored by the Illustrated Texts =
>section of the Midwest Modern Language Association (M/MLA).  M/MLA meets =
>in St. Louis, Missouri, November 4-7, 2004. =20
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>This Illustrated Texts panel invites papers that investigate the =
>interplay of visual and textual representations of home and/or nation.  =
>Areas of inquiry may include, but are not limited to, the following:  =
>How do illustrated texts imagine domestic and/or national identity at =
>particular historical moments?  What kinds of connections or disparities =
>emerge within representations of the domestic, national, and visual?  =
>How do forms of visuality and image-production relate to various =
>performances of national and/or domestic identity? =20
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>Submissions on any period or genre-including children's literature, =
>periodical publications, fiction, non-fiction, and hypertext-are =
>welcome, as are analyses of domestic and/or national identities as =
>stereotypical, racialized, gendered, disenfranchised, or otherwise =
>inscribed with visual/verbal meanings.
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>Please send detailed abstracts (500-word maximum, for fifteen minute =
>paper presentations) by March 19, 2004.  Email abstracts or inquiries to =
>both: [log in to unmask] and [log in to unmask]; or mail copies =
>separately to:  Sara R. Danger, 221 16th Ave. S., Brookings, SD, 57006 =
>and Deirdre McMahon, Dept. of English, St. Joseph's University, 5600 =
>City Ave., Philadelphia, PA, 19131. =20

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