Call for Papers: BARS 2017 – Romantic Improvement

Call for Papers: BARS 2017 – Romantic Improvement

CfP: BARS 2017: Romantic Improvement — Call for Papers Proposals are invited for the 2017 conference of the British Association for Romantic Studies, to be hosted by the Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies and the Department of English and Related Literature at the...
Call for Papers: The Book as World, The World as Book

Call for Papers: The Book as World, The World as Book

On 20 April 2018, the Warburg Institute (in conjunction with the Cervantes Institute) will host an event on books and readers in the Spanish-speaking world, with the theme ‘The Book as World, the World as Book’. The day will culminate in a conversation...
Call for Papers: George Gissing’s Odd Women

Call for Papers: George Gissing’s Odd Women

Recent scholarship, particularly George Gissing and the Woman Question: Convention and Dissent (2013), edited by Christine Huguet and Simon James, has opened up new ways of thinking about Gissing’s depiction of women. 2018 celebrates the 125th anniversary of The Odd...
Call for Papers: Heresy Conference

Call for Papers: Heresy Conference

Third Conference of the International Society for Heresy Studies with the Queen Mary Centre for Religion and Literature Friday 15 – Saturday 16 June 2018 CALL FOR PAPERS Following two successful New York City conferences in 2014 and 2016, the International...
Call for Papers: Literature and Aesthetics

Call for Papers: Literature and Aesthetics

Contestations: Literature & Aesthetics Regent’s University London 11 – 12 July 2018 Keynote speakers: Prof Peter Lamarque, University of York, UK Dr Jukka Mikkonen, University of Tampere, Finland   That literature is an art form is scarcely a matter of debate....
Call for Papers: Decadence, Magic(k), and the Occult

Call for Papers: Decadence, Magic(k), and the Occult

Decadence, Magic(k), and the Occult Goldsmiths, University of London, 19-20 July 2018  Keynote speaker: Professor Patricia Pulham (University of Surrey)   Nineteenth-century Decadence coincided with a resurgence of esotericism, alternative religions, and a belief in...