Proposals are invited for papers addressing the theme of Memory and Identity in Literature and Film to be presented in the Asian Comparative Literature and Film Panels at the 2015 Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association Annual Convention. The convention will be held October 8–10, 2015, in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Papers dealing with both traditional and modern periods are welcome. Topics may include but are not limited to: Landscape, imagery/imagination, and memory; aesthetics of memory; objects and memory; cinema of memory; photography and memory; autobiography, gender, and memory; nostalgia, affect and memory; childhood memory; cultural memory; and trauma and memory.
Prospective participants should submit a paper abstract of approximately 250 words along with a short biography to Mark Levine (firstname.lastname@example.org) by March 1, 2015. Notice of acceptance or rejection will be given by March 31, 2015.
For more information about the convention, see the RMMLA Web site at http://www.rmmla.org/.