Category Archives: Calls for papers

CFP: “Communities”, Cergy-Pontoise University, France (April 6, 2018)

Dear all, The deadline for submission of proposals for the NNCN Day Conference on ‘Communities’ – Cergy-Pontoise University, France (April 6, 2018) – has been extended to December 15, 2017. Hope you can make it! Strand 1: History and Victorian … Continue reading

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CFP: Contemporary Victoriana: Victorian literature and Popular and Material cultures One-day conference, Friday, March 16th, 2018, University of Reims

Contemporary Victoriana: Victorian literature and Popular and Material cultures One-day conference, Friday, March 16th, 2018, University of Reims (Centre universitaire de Troyes), CIRLEP (EA4299)   Convenors: Yannick Bellenger-Morvan and Xavier Giudicelli. “For most of us, the odour of defunct Victoriana … Continue reading

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CFP: Le détective en famille

Appel à communications Le détective en famille Journée d’études organisée par l’EA 4182 TIL (Université de Bourgogne-Franche-Comté) Le vendredi 2 mars 2018     Dans le cadre de notre projet de recherche sur le détective récurrent dans la littérature, nous … Continue reading

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CFP: THE VICTORIAN ROOTS OF FANTASY

In her seminal work on Fantasy fiction in French criticism (La Fantasy, Paris, Klincksieck, 2007), Anne Besson refutes the idea that Fantasy is as old as Homer’s epics – a statement often defended by Fantasy writers in order to legitimate … Continue reading

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CFP: Composing With Failure

Organizer: Priyanka Deshmukh Co-Organizer: Amélie Ducroux Contact the Seminar Organizers The complexity of the chain of processes involved in producing a work (from composition to reception) opens up many opportunities for failure to occur. This seminar invites papers to think about the … Continue reading

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CFP: ‘Curiosity and Desire in Fin-de-Siècle Art and Literature’ (deadline: 1 December 2017)

‘Curiosity and Desire in Fin-de-Siècle Art and Literature’ 11-12 MAY 2018 WILLIAM ANDREWS CLARK MEMORIAL LIBRARY, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES “Curiosity, and the desire of beauty, have each their place in art, as in all true criticism. When one’s … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Postgraduate Panel: Arnolfini Things, Arnolfini Histories Conference, National Gallery, 12-13 January 2018

Originally posted on The Victorianist: BAVS Postgraduates:
Postgraduate Panel: Arnolfini Things Conference: Arnolfini Histories: Jan van Eyck’s Arnolfini Portrait and its Receptions (National Gallery, London, 12-13 January 2018) Deadline: 15 September 2017 This postgraduate panel discussion constitutes part of the…

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