CFP: [General] Symposium on Symbolism

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Stephanie Ebersohl
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We would like to invite you to submit the conference proposal for the
International Conference on Symbolism, Symbolism: Its Origins and Its
Consequences which will take place at the University of Illinois Conference
Center, Allerton Park, between April 15-18. The keynote speaker for the
conference is Madame Genevieve Lacambre, a curator of Musee d'Orsay in
Paris. The purpose of the conference is to explore the origins of
Symbolism, a variety of Symbolist manifestations in art, literature, music
and philosophy, its consequences in art and literature, and to understand
how ideas moved from one European country to another.

The abstracts should be written in English, the official language of the
event. The abstract should be submitted via email. The maximum length for
abstracts is 250 words. The email address is

• Abstract Submission Deadline: November 15, 2008
• Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: December 20, 2009
• Final Paper Submission Deadline: March 15, 2009

If you have questions, please send an email to

For more information about the conference, please visit

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