Call for Papers – Modern Language Association Convention Boston, 3-6 January 2013

PIRANDELLO SOCIETY CALL FOR PAPERS:
The Pirandello Society of America invites papers for the January 2013 Modern Language Association Convention in Boston,  3-6 January 2013, on the following topics.

Topic 1
Pirandello and International Modernism
We welcome papers exploring the relationships between Pirandello’s works and Modernism in literature, theatre, and the visual arts through a cultural, comparative and interdisciplinary approach.

Topic 2
Pirandello and the Female Subject
We welcome papers that explore the variegated typology of female characters of different social/economic status and examine how Pirandello’s works situate themselves in terms of gender relations.

By March 15, 2012, please email abstracts of 250 words to Jana O’Keefe Bazzoni, jana.okeefebazzoni@baruch.cuny.edu