category: victorian

International conference. "Eccentricity". 5-6 November 2010.

full name / name of organization: 
University of Burgundy (Dijon, France)
contact email: 
laumell19@hotmail.com

“The most common form of eccentricity of all was one that could be seen as another exaggeration of Englishness, its innate conservatism” (Paul Langford, Englishness Identified, Oxford University P

SAMLA 2010: Nineteenth-Century Supernatural (Romantic and Victorian Session)

full name / name of organization: 
Melissa Edmundson / SAMLA
contact email: 
Remmel102@aol.com

Ghosts and ghost stories fascinated the British reading public throughout the nineteenth century.

Dickens and Psychoanalysis; MLA, Los Angeles, 6-9 January 2011

full name / name of organization: 
John Jordan/Dickens Society panel for the MLA 2011
contact email: 
picasso@ucsc.edu

New psychoanalytic readings of Dickens and his works: Dickens and trauma, dissociation, dreams, hallucinatory states, unconscious memory.

"Adapting Dickens" MLA, Los Angeles, 6-9 January 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Marty Gould/Dickens Society panel
contact email: 
mgould@cas.usf.edu

“Adapting Dickens,” a panel sponsored by the Dickens Society for the 2011 MLA.

Studies in Gothic Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Franz Potter
contact email: 
studiesingothic@zittaw.com

Studies in Gothic Fiction, a new peer-reviewed, on-line journal is seeking articles and reviews. Studies in Gothic Fiction is devoted to covering all issues of Gothic literature and media studies.

NEW DEADLINE: Governing Gender: Bodies & Boundaries

full name / name of organization: 
Susan B Anthony Institute for Gender & Women's Studies at University of Rochester
contact email: 
e.goodfellow@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Governing Gender: Bodies and Boundaries
Date: February 25-26, 2010

Charting the 18th Century: Encircling Land & Sea, 14-16 October, 2010, St. John's NL (Abstract deadline: Jan. 31, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
The Canadian Society for 18th-Century Studies / La Société canadienne d’étude du dix-huitième siècle (CSECS/SCEDHS)
contact email: 
csecs.2010@gmail.com

The Canadian Society for 18th-Century Studies invites proposals for 20-minute papers on any aspect of the long 18th century for its 36th annual conference

[UPDATE-REMINDER] Women Writers of the Fin de Siècle International Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of English Studies, University of London, London, UK
contact email: 
carolyn.oulton@canterbury.ac.uk; adrienne.gavin@canterbury.ac.uk.

A two day conference to be held at the Institute of English Studies, University of London, London, UK
Monday-Tuesday 28-29 June 2010

Keynote Speakers
Professor Linda Peterson (Yale University)

NAVSA 2010: Scale and Perspective: Individual Agency vs. Invisible Hand, 11/11-11/13

full name / name of organization: 
Ilana Blumberg/NAVSA (proposed session, subject to approval)
contact email: 
imb@msu.edu

How do Victorian texts (novels, in particular) stage a confrontation between the sense of moral urgency and individual agency on the part of characters (or narrator) and the more distant, less persona

Adaptation, May 20 - 21, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of Washington, Seattle
contact email: 
adapt4u@u.washington.edu

In an effort to promote scholarly discourse in all disciplines and fields, the Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference at the University of Washington, Seattle invites graduate students to submit papers

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