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>Subject: CFP: Disability and Performance (3/1/06; SAMLA, 11/10/06-11/12/06)
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>From: "Fox, Ann" <[log in to unmask]>
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>Call for Papers
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>2006 South Atlantic Modern Language Association Convention
>Charlotte, N.C.
>November 10-12, 2006
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>Special Session: Disability and Performance=20
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>Proposals are invited that explore the intersection of disability and
>performance.  All approaches, methodologies, and topics are welcome. Of
>particular interest: disability in dramatic literature or film;
>disability as it intersects with the performance of other identities;
>performances of disability in literature or film that interrogate,
>investigate, or undermine typical metaphorical uses of the disabled
>body; performances of disability that fragment the boundaries of
>representation; the self-performance of disability by writers inside and
>outside of disability culture; the performance of disability culture
>through literature and film; borderline performances of disability;
>engaging the stare and stigma through performance; the performance of
>disability in popular culture; the performance of disability activism;
>"normalcy" as performance; performing myriad (and sometimes conflicting)
>disability identities in literature and film. =20
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>Queries welcome; please e-mail Ann Fox ([log in to unmask]). Please send
>500-word proposals by March 1, 2006 to Ann Fox, Associate Professor,
>English Department, Davidson College, P.O. Box 6943, Davidson, NC
>28035-6943.  If you need audiovisual equipment for your presentation,
>please send a written request with your proposal.

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