CFP: [General] Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders Graduate Conference

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Christine Battista
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Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders: A Graduate Conference on Nineteenth
Century Transatlanticism

1st Annual Graduate Conference of the American Studies and Victorian
Studies Associations
Binghamton University
Binghamton, New York November 7-8, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Leonard Tennenhouse, Brown University

We welcome paper proposals for any of the following panels:

*Decadence at the Transatlantic Fin de Siècle
*Mythological Transformations
*Imperial Manhood
*Queer Positionality and Knowledge in Transatlantic Nineteenth-Century
*The Disabled Body in 19th Century Transatlantic Literatures
*The Poetics of Gender: Nineteenth-Century Transatlantic Representations of
Gender in Poetry and Prose
*Transatlantic Geopolitical Ecofeminisms
*Transatlantic Literary Influences: American and British Literature from
the Long Nineteenth Century
*Transatlantic Womanhood in the 19th Century

Abstracts (no longer than 250 words) for 20-minute papers that provide
author's name and paper title in heading, due by Aug. 15, 2008 to

Christine Battista
Graduate American Studies Co-Chair
English Department:Binghamton University

*Please note that individual CFP's for each panel will be posted, with
appropriate panel chairs, as well.

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