NeMLA 2020 - “Dusk and Dawn: 17th- and 18th-century French Writers” (Panel)

deadline for submissions: 
September 30, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Stéphane Natan, Rider University / 51st Northeast Modern Language Association Annual Convention / Boston, MA / March 5-8, 2020
contact email: 

This panel will focus on uncovering the ideas and philosophies proposed by 17th- and 18th-century French writers to criticize, change, or improve their world. We will discuss their personal ideas, beliefs, and value systems in light of the reality of their time. 17th- and 18th-century authors will include female and male philosophers, moralists, essayists, poets, novelists, and playwrights. The method of analysis is open.

Submit abstracts (300 words maximum) by September 30, 2019, to Session ID # 17934

Abstracts must be submitted through NeMLA's website:

NeMLA membership is not required to submit abstracts, but is required to present at the convention.

Dr. Stéphane Natan, Rider University