March 7-10, 2024
Hotel: Sheraton Boston
Our Thursday opening address will be given by Rickie Solinger.
Our Friday keynote event will be given by Tiphanie Yanique.
SURPLUS is the keyword for 2024 NeMLA convention for critical and creative work that, in addition to the commonly associated meanings of profit and value, can be more broadly construed as excess or excessive, as surfeit, or what is leftover, or unwanted: an excess of emotions (anger, fear, passion, desire), for example; or surplus time (leisure or its absence); or populations rendered “surplus”—migrants, the marginalized, the unemployed, the incarcerated.
Each session proposal must include:
Each abstract submission must include: