2013 VISAWUS Call for Papers (CFP):
The theme of this year's conference is "Victorian Modernities."
"Nothing is so dangerous as being too modern; one is apt to grow old fashioned quite suddenly." – Oscar Wilde
VISAWUS 2013 explores the Victorians' enthusiasm and apprehension regarding modern progress and innovation.We encourage papers across all disciplines, including (but not restricted to) art history, literature, gender, history of science, history, material culture, political science, performance, life writings, journalism, photography, popular culture, and economics.