CFP:Sacred Imperialism: Hebrew Bible, New Testament, Qur’an (10/15/04;ACLA 3/11-13/05)
ACLA 2005 Conference Theme:
"Imperialisms--Temporal, Spatial, Formal"
ACLA 2005 Conference:
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park PA
March 11-13, 2005
Submission Deadline: October 15, 2004
Three Panel Series Title:
“Sacred Imperialism: Possession, Conquest, Plenitude, and Power in the Hebrew Bible, New Testament, and Qur’an”
The three sacred texts are the site of narratives that include the conquest and possession of man by God, of nation and woman by man, and of man by woman. This panel seeks to explore themes and formal strategies relating to the successful construction of monotheism as a trope for plenitude and power, both for nation and subjectivity.
Submit a one page abstract and a one page c.v. as an attachment via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. A reply to the email will serve as confirmation of receipt. Response regarding acceptance will be sent just after ACLA deadline for full panel submission.
Department of English
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
4505 Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, Nevada 89154-5011
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