"Shelleyean Movements" (special session): NASSR 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Borushko / North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
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This CFP aims to assemble a special session for the 2013 Conference of the North American Society for the Study of Romanticism, "Romantic Movements," to be held in Boston on August 8-13, 2013.


"Shelleyean Movements" means to reexamine the place of Percy Bysshe Shelley's writings in later aesthetic, political, and theoretical movements, broadly conceived, including – but not limited to – the Chartist movement, the Pre-Raphaelite movement, British socialist movements, the aestheticist movement, movements in Marxian theory and praxis, as well as any other reformist, radical, or anarchist movements that draw on Shelley's thought, including those of transatlantic, transnational, or global scope.

Please send 250-word abstracts (for 15-minute papers) and brief curricula vitae to:


The deadline for submissions is January 15.


Matthew Borushko
Stonehill College