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2021 Convention Attendees

A pen and paper appear on the cover of Timo Müller's "The African American Sonnet.".

The African American Sonnet
Timo Müller 
University Press of Mississippi, 2018

 

Book cover for "Américanas, Autocracy, and Autobiographical Innovation: Overwriting the Dictator" by Lisa Ortiz-Vilarelle.
The book cover to "Archives" by Lison, Mars, Medak, and Prelinger shows computer monitors face down and stacked.

Archives (In Search of Media series) 
Andrew Lison, Marcell Mars, Tomislav Medak, and Rick Prelinger
meson/University of Minnesota Press, 2019

 

Multi-color geometric shapes are on the book cover to Annik Bilodeau's "Belonging Beyond Borders: Cosmopolitan Affiliations in Contemporary Spanish American Literature.".
An illustration of a steam sawmill is on the top of the book cover to Rafael Ocasio's "A Bristol, Rhode Island, and Matanzas, Cuba, Slavery Connection: The Diary of George Howe".
A woman walks on the cover of the book "Burning Girls and Other Stories" by Veronica Schanoes. A review on the cover by Karen Joy Fowler says, "A beautiful written, sharply imaginative collection--stories of vengeance and fury, stories of wit and grit.".

Burning Girls and Other Stories
Veronica Schanoes
Tor.com, 2021

 

child.

The Child Sex Scandal and Modern Irish Literature: Writing the Unspeakable
by Joseph Valente and Margot Gayle Backus
Indiana University Press, 2020

 

mary.
The book cover to "Crucifixión en la Plaza de Armas," by Martín Espada, translated by Óscar Sarmiento, published by Dharma Books, has a paint brush-styled crucifix.

Crucifixión en la Plaza de Armas
Martín Espada
Transl. Oscar Sarmiento
Dharma, 2019

The cover to Gorica Majstorovic and Axel Gasquet's book "Cultural and Literary Dialogues Between Asia and Latin America," published by Palgrave Macmillan, part of the Historical and Cultural Interconnections between Latin America and Asia series.

Cultural and Literary Dialogues Between Asia and Latin America
Ed. Gorica Majstorovic and Axel Gasquet
Palgrave Macmillan, 2020

 

Renaissance people appear on the cover of Filippa Modesto's book "Dante's Idea of Friendship: The Transformation of a Classical Concept".

Dante's Idea of Friendship: The Transformation of a Classical Concept
Filippa Modesto
University of Toronto Press, 2015

 

A pair of eyeglasses on the cover of the book "Dos miradasa, una historia. El Club Dumas y su adaptación," by Amparo Alpañés.
The cover to Gorica Majstorovic's book "Global South Modernities: Modernist Literature and the Avant-garde in Latin America" features a colorful painting of circles within circles.
Henry Miller on the cover of the book "Henry Miller and Modernism: The Years in Paris, 1930-1939," by Finn Jensen, published by Palgrave Macmillan.
The cover to Filippa Modesto's book "Il Concetto di Amicizia in DAnte: La Transformazione di un Concetto Classico".

Il Concetto di Amicizia in Dante: La Trasformazione di un Concetto Classico 
Filippa Modesto 
Aracne Editrice, Dante Serie Nel Mondo, 2019

 

The cover to the book "Incorporating Foreign Language Content in Humanities Courses," edited by Priya Ananth and Leah Tolbert Lyons, published by Routledge.

Incorporating Foreign Language Content in Humanities Courses 
Ed. Priya Ananth and Leah Tolbert Lyons
Routledge, 2019

 

The cover to Toshiaki Komura's book "Lost Loss in American Elegiac Poetry: Tracing Inaccessible Grief from Stevens to Post-9/11" shows an island off the coast of a stony beach.
On the cover of Lisa Propst's book "Marina Warner and the Ethics of Telling Silenced Stories," tape is put over a Renaissance woman's mouth.

Marina Warner and the Ethics of Telling Silenced Stories 
Lisa Propst
McGill-Queen's University Press, 2020

 

The book cover to "Mario Bellatin y las formas de la escritura," edited by Hector Jaimes.

Mario Bellatin y las formas de la escritura
Ed. Héctor Jaimes
A Contracorriente, 2020

 

The book cover to "Nietzsche and the Critique of Revolution" by Antonio Fontana.

Nietzsche and the Critique of Revolution
Antonio Fontana
Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2019

 

ben.

Of Thee I Sing: The Contested History of American Patriotism (American Ways)
Ben Railton
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2020
 

Book cover to "Out in the Center: Public Controversies and Private Struggles," edited by Harry Denny, Robert Mundy, Liliana M. Naydan, Richard Sévère, and Anna Sicari.

Out in the Center: Public Controversies and Private Struggles 
Ed. Harry Denny, Robert Mundy, Liliana M. Naydan, Anna Sicari, and Richard Séverè
Utah State University Press, 2018

 

The book cover to Jenna Grace Sciuto's "Policing Intimacy: Law, Sexuality, and the Color Line in Twentieth-Century Hemispheric American Literature" features multi-color vertical lines.
The cover of Maryann P. DiEdwardo's book "Reading Radiantly, Writing Responsibly" features abstract multicolor artwork like splotches of paint resembling a blood sample under a microscope.

Reading Radiantly, Writing Responsibly 
Maryann P. DiEdwardo
Independently Published, 2021
 

An abstract figure of a person appears on the cover to Kevin Rulo's book "Satiric Modernism.".

Satiric Modernism
Kevin Rulo 
Clemson University Press, 2021
 

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The book cover to Maryann DiEdwardo's "Tales of Teaching during a Pandemic: Pedagogical Applications, Reading, Writing, Pre-K through Adult" is a bright green, with a splotch radiating from the center.
The cover to Dr. Maryann P. DiEdwardo's book "Teacing Radiantly" features businesspeople organizing charts and graphs. One person is holding a chart under her arm; another sits on top of a wall-size line graph; another holds up a clock symbol; another is on a ladder to reach a taller chart with a knight chess piece below him; another is opening a box. Behind these businesspeople is a city and various trees.

Teaching Radiantly 
Maryann P. DiEdwardo
Services for Science and Education Lt, 2021
 

Cover of the book "T. S. Eliot, Eugenio Montale e la modernita ` dantesca" by Ernesto Livorni.

T. S. Eliot, Eugenio Montale e la modernita` dantesca
Ernesto Livorni
Casa Editrice Le Lettere, 2020

 

The book cover to the critical edition of "Vida admirable y muerte dichosa del religioso Padre Gerónimo de Figueroa. Escrita por Francisco de Florencia" by Leonor Taiano, published by Dialogarts, shows clouds in the sky.

Vida admirable y muerte dichosa del religioso padre Gerónimo de Figueroa. Edición Crítica, estudio y notas 
Leonor Taiano 
Dialogarts-Universidade do Estado de Rio de Janeiro, 2020
 

ben.

We the People: The 500-year Battle over Who is American (American Ways)
Ben Railton
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2019

elaine.

Wide Sargasso Sea at 50
Ed. Elaine Savory and Erica Johnson
Palgrave Macmillan, 2020

The book cover of "Welcome to Bellevue," by Seth Robinson, with a sky gondola over mountains and a body of water.

Welcome to Bellevue 
Seth Robinson
Grattan Street Press, 2019

 

The cover to Jody Griffith's book, "Victorian Structures: Architecture, Society, and Narratives," shows an illustration of an interior view from a building looking out through multiple Victorian windows of various geometric designs at a darkened sky.

2020 Boston Attendees

Lerner.
dreifus.

Birthright: Poems
by Erika Dreifus
Kelsay Books, 2019
A portion of the proceeds from sales of Birthright is being donated to Sefaria to support its “free, ever-growing library of Jewish texts.”

bodies.
contesting.
burns.

The Female Precariat
by Margie Burns, Tamara Ionkova Hammond and Rachelann Lopp Copland
Universitas Press, 2019
The precariat in higher ed and in the Internet economy disproportionately involves women

dewey.

Gendered Ecologies: New Materialist Interpretations of Women Writers in the Long Nineteenth Century
edited by Dewey W. Hall and Jillmarie Murphy
Liverpool University Press and Clemson University Press, 2019

DiEdwardo.

Hermeneutics, Metacognition, and Writing
edited by Maryann DiEdwardo
Vernon Press, 2020

monaco.
philo.

Philosophy's Treason: Studies in Philosophy and Translation
edited by D. M. Spitzer
Vernon Press, 2020
An international array of diverse perspectives on translation and philosophy
 

Ashmita.

Postcoloniality, Globalization and Diaspora: What's Next?
edited by Ashmita Khasnabish
Lexington Books, 2019
Beyond hybridity and the master-slave dialectic
 

Slaughterhouse by Ivano Ferrari .

Slaughterhouse by Ivano Ferrari
translated by Matteo Gilebbi
Legas, 2019

2019 D.C. Attendees

cine.

Cultural Production and the Politics of Women's Work in American Literature and Film
by Polina Kroik
Routledge, 2019
The interrelation among women’s workplace roles, modes of authorship, and processes of subject-formation

cine.

Erotic Citizens: Sex and the Embodied Subject in the Antebellum Novel
by Elizabeth Dill
University of Virginia Press, 2019
An examination of the terms of embodiment and selfhood in philosophical tracts, political cartoons, frontispiece illustrations, portraiture, and the novel from the antebellum period

Affectual Erasure.

Affectual Erasure: Representations of Indigenous Peoples in Argentine Cinema
by Cynthia M. Tompkins
State University of New York Press, 2018
The most comprehensive analysis of the cinematic representations of Argentinean Indigenous peoples

animals.

Animals and Animality in Primo Levi's Work
by Damiano Benvegnù
Palgrave Macmillan, 2018
Animal imagery, metaphors, and concepts in the work of the Jewish-Italian writer and Holocaust survivor

arts.

Arts & Letters & Love
by Jean L. Kreiling
Kelsay Books, 2018
Jean L. Kreiling is a Professor of Music at Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts and a past winner of the Able Muse Write Prize and the String Poet Prize.

City.

City Poems and American Urban Crisis, 1945-Present
by Nate Mickelson
Bloomsbury Collections, 2018
From William Carlos Williams and Allen Ginsberg to Miguel Algarín and Wanda Coleman, Michelson explores the ways in which these poets have engaged with the urban experience

ritual.

Creating Communities: Towards a Description of the Mask-Function in Literature
by Nourit Melcer-Padon
Transcript, 2018
A unique view on the role of the community and ritual practices in post-existentialist modern cultural reality

cuban .

Cuban Writing Between Two Centuries 
by Belén Rodríguez Mourelo 
Aduana Vieja, 2018
 

cine.

Vamonos al cine: Short Movies for Spanish Conversation
by Maria Davis
Cognella Academic Publishing, 2019
 

houses.

From Little Houses to Little Women: Revisiting a Literary Childhood
by Nancy McCabe
University of Missouri Press, 2018
A travel book and memoir about the children’s books that have shaped all of our imaginations
 

future.

Future Humans in Fiction and Film
edited by Louisa MacKay Demerjian and Karen F. Stein
Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2018
A range of fictions, films, and TV programs about the possibilities of humans in the future

Il giovane Leopardi, la chimica e la storia naturale by Valentina Sordoni Edizioni di Storia e Letteratura, 2018.

Il giovane Leopardi, la chimica e la storia naturale
by Valentina Sordoni
Edizioni di Storia e Letteratura, 2018
 

 the complexities of hunting or give much thought to its ethical, ecological, and cultural ramifications. Through this anthology they hope to start a conversation about both hunting and academia and how they relate.

Hunting and the Ivory Tower
by Douglas Higbee
University of South Carolina Press, 2018
The complexities of hunting and its ethical, ecological, and cultural ramifications
 

ere.

De Errâncias e Viagens Poéticas em Jorge de Sena e Cecília Meireles
by Susana Antunes
Edições Afrontamento, 2019

 

a locational history of Los Angeles fashion and style mythologies through the lens of institutions such as manufacturing, museums and designers and readings of contemporary film, literature and new media.

LA Chic: A Locational History of Los Angeles Fashion
by Susan Ingram
Intellect Books, 2018
A locational history of LA fashion and style through the lens of manufacturing, museums and designers and readings of contemporary film, literature and new media

Dix ans après avoir disparu au Sahara, un chasseur alpin rentre chez lui. Tout le monde le croit mort. Seule sa fille attend encore son retour.

Le sang noir des hommes
by Julien Suaudeau
Flammarion, 2019
Dix ans après avoir disparu au Sahara, un chasseur alpin rentre chez lui. Tout le monde le croit mort.

The most ambitious work of fiction by a writer widely considered the most important novelist working in China today.

Love in the New Millennium
by Can Xue, translated by Annelise Finegan Wasmoen
Yale University Press, 2018
The most ambitious work of fiction by the most important novelist working in China today
 

Memorias de una niña viajera by Asor Rosa La Terraza Azul Ediciones, 2018.

Memorias de una niña viajera
by Asor Rosa
La Terraza Azul Ediciones, 2018

 

Mujeres con voz propia. Antologia guiada by Paola Bianco Panda Publications, 2018.

Mujeres con voz propia. Antologia guiada
by Paola Bianco, Maria J. Fraser-Molina and Maria A. Salgado
Panda Publications, 2018
 

Narrativas del miedo: Terror en obras literarias, cinemáticas y televisivas de Latinoamérica by Marco Ramírez, David Rozotto and Karem Langer Peter Lang, 2018.

Narrativas del miedo: Terror en obras literarias, cinemáticas y televisivas de Latinoamérica
by Marco Ramírez, David Rozotto and Karem Langer
Peter Lang, 2018
 

Pauline Hopkins's work was not just the work of a typical journalist, but the work of an advocate.

Pauline Hopkins and Advocacy Journalism
by Rhone Fraser
Xlibris, 2019
Pauline Hopkins's work was not just the work of a typical journalist, but the work of an advocate.

Poe, James, Borges, Nabokov, Robbe-Grillet, Butor, Perec, Vila-Matas.

Pouvoirs de l'imposture
by Maxime Decout
Editions de Minuit, 2018
Les pouvoirs de l'imposture dans Poe, James, Borges, Nabokov, Robbe-Grillet, Butor, Perec, Vila-Matas

Santería, Vodou and Resistance in Caribbean Literature: Daughters of the Spirits by Paul Humphrey Legenda, 2019.

Santería, Vodou and Resistance in Caribbean Literature: Daughters of the Spirits
by Paul Humphrey
Legenda, 2019
African-derived religions as a site of political, cultural and social resistance in the Caribbean
 

The Significance of the Writing of Thomas Merton by Maryann P. DiEdwardo Fast Pencil, 2018.

The Significance of the Writing of Thomas Merton
by Maryann P. DiEdwardo
Fast Pencil, 2018
Thomas Merton OCSO was an American Trappist monk, writer, theologian, mystic, poet, activist, and scholar of comparative religion

Spatializing Social Justice: Literary Critiques by Maryann P. DiEdwardo Hamilton, 2018.

Spatializing Social Justice: Literary Critiques
by Maryann P. DiEdwardo
Hamilton Books, 2018
An exploration of the healing process through words and literature

hospitality, citizenship, and banishment.

Shakespeare’s Foreign Queens: Drama, Politics, and the Enemy Within
by Sandra Logan
Palgrave MacMillan, 2018
Hospitality, citizenship, and banishment through the lens of modern and contemporary political theory

by Esteban E. Loustaunau.

Telling Migrant Stories: Latin American Diaspora in Documentary Film
Ed by by Esteban E. Loustaunau and Lauren Shaw
University of Florida Press, 2018
The documentary as a medium for Latin American immigrants to share their thoughts and experiences on migration, border crossings, displacement, and identity

tornasol.

Tornasol. Guia para la interpretacion de textos literarios y cine
by Antonio Sobejano-Moran
Panda Publications, 2018

 

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