CFP: German Graphic Novel (Auto)Biography  NeMLA in Toronto, Canada; April 30-May 3, 2015).

Call for Papers: Northeast Modern Language Association; 46th Annual Convention in
Toronto, Ontario (April 30-May 3, 2015)

Deadline for abstract submissions: September 30, 2014.

Panel Title: German Graphic Novel (Auto)Biography

Panel Description: This panel focuses on the graphic novel as a venue for presenting autobiography and in particular the artistís experience. Possible questions could consider how the artist uses the multimedia format to perform self-reflexive literary tasks, or ways that the visual genre allows for the artistic formation and presentation of identity.

Procedure for Submitting Abstracts:
This year, NeMLA is switching to a user-based system to process abstract submissions for sessions.
Interested scholars should go to and follow the instructions there to create a user account, and submit their abstract directly to the session.

Link for Session:

The German Studies Call for Papers List
Editor: Stefani Engelstein
Assistant Editor:  Olaf Schmidt
Sponsored by the University of Missouri
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