Nineteenth Century French Aesthetics and the Coming of Modernism

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Midwest Modern Language Association
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We are seeking papers that explore or analyze French cultural aesthetics of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries as they relate to various interpretations of modernism. Preference will be given to papers that focus on the relationship between literature and other forms of art. Papers may be in English or French.

Please send 250 word proposals by May 31 to Richard Eichman at

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