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Call for Papers

The Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference invites you to attend its 69th annual meeting at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama during October 10-12, 2019. Submissions of abstracts are welcome in the following languages: Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish.

We are especially interested in papers dealing with the following fields of study, topics, approaches, and issues in the profession:

  • American Sign Language & Deaf Culture
  • Asian Studies
  • Classics
  • Digital Humanities
  • Eco-Criticism
  • English as a Second Language
  • Film Studies
  • Francophone Studies
  • Hispanic Literatures and Cultures
  • Italian Literature & Culture
  • Jewish Studies
  • Women’s & Gender Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Luso-Brazilian Studies
  • Pedagogy
  • Service Learning
  • Slavic Studies
  • Study Abroad
  • Translation & Interpretation


If you are interested in presenting an original paper or proposing an organized panel, please submit a 250-word abstract by email to

Submission deadline April 19, 2019.

Presentations may be in the language with which the presenter feels most comfortable; however, they are limited to no more than 20 minutes. Papers of authors in absentia will not be read.


Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference 2019


Zachary D. Zuwiyya
Foreign Languages and Literatures, 6030 Haley Center, Auburn University, AL 36849

Phone: 334 844 6361