CFP Conferences

CAALS CFP for ALA 2024

CAALS is pleased to announce CFPs for ALA 2024!May 23-26, 2024, Chicago, IL Panel #1:Asian American Carceral Structures: Dispossession and Relocation We invite papers that consider how Asian American literary texts illuminate, challenge, or reimagine Asian American relationships to carceral structures. We ask, how might a deeper awareness of the Asian American subject’s implication in …

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Announcements CFP Conferences


CAALS is pleased to announce CFPs for AAAS 2024!April 25-27, 2024, Seattle, WA Panel Title & Description  Emotional Asians: Theorizing the Affective Landscapes of Asian America After 2020   2020 was an emotional year for diasporic Asians in the U.S. The anti-Asian hate crimes that swept the nation during the COVID-19 pandemic stirred up a mix …

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Announcements Essay Prize

2022 CAALS Essay Prize Announcement

Please join us in congratulating this year’s CAALS Essay Prize winner Nancy Carranza for her piece, “The Violent Inheritance of Empire: Narrating and Navigating Contested Psychic and Physical Spaces in Peter Bacho‚Äôs Entrys“!  The award committee, which is made up of CAALS board members, sent us the message below: The committee felt that this is a sharp paper with solid argumentation and …

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CAALS Virtual Conference 2022

Welcome to the CAALS 2022 Virtual ConferenceFriday, June 10 – Saturday, June 11(All Times EST)Hosted by University of California, Santa Barbara  Welcome Message By Conference Co-Chairs Thank you for joining the Circle for Asian American Literary Studies (CAALS) for our second Virtual Conference, June 10-11, 2022! We welcome one and all to this now not-so-new …

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