Call for Papers for a Panel on Speaking in Two Voices: Academics Parenting Children with Disabilities at the 45th Annual Convention Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
The 45th Annual Convention will feature approximately 350 sessions, as well as dynamic speakers and cultural events. Interested participants may submit abstracts to more than one NeMLA session; however, panelists can only present one paper (panel or seminar). Convention participants may present a paper at a panel and also present at a creative session or participate in a roundtable.
Abstract Deadline: September 30, 2013
Please include with your abstract:
• Name and Affiliation
• Email address
• A/V requirements ($10 handling fee with registration per person; two person per panel minimum for Media Projector)
Speaking in Two Voices: Academics Parenting Children with Disabilities
This panel seeks papers discussing the unique challenges of parenting children with disabilities while working in academia, and particularly, the effect this experience has on teaching, scholarship, and professional development; both scholarly and autobiographical submissions (and any blending thereof) are welcome. Please submit abstracts of no more than 250 words and a brief biography to email@example.com.