2017 International Yeats Society Conference

deadline for submissions: 
May 1, 2017
full name / name of organization: 
International Yeats Society
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2017 International Yeats Society Conference

New York City October 20-22

Please send paper abstracts (250 words) and panel proposals by May 1 to James Pethica at wbyeatsnyc@gmail.com. Papers focusing on the conference themes of "1917" and "Yeats in America" are particularly encouraged.



The Wild Swans at CooleAt The Hawk’s WellThe Cat and the Moon; Yeats’s marriage to Georgie Hyde-Lees/the automatic writing; the acquisition of Thoor Ballylee; Yeats in the wake of the Rising


Yeats in America


The U.S.A. lecture tours; Yeats’s American publications; Yeats and the Yeats family in New York




Hosted and sponsored by: The New School University, Fordham University, New York University/Glucksman Ireland House, and Williams College.


See the IYS website for more details: http://www.internationalyeatssociety.org/content/2017-conference-new-york-city