CFP: Victorian Traffic (Australia) (10/15/05; 2/6/06-2/9/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Sue Thomas
contact email: 
s.thomas@latrobe.edu.au

CFP: Victorian Traffic (10/15/05; 2/6/2006-2/9/2006)
 
2006 Conference of the Australasian Victorian Studies Association
 
6-9 February 2006
Venue: Hotel Y Conference Centre, Melbourne, Australia
 
Hosted by La Trobe University
 
Offers of papers of 20 minutes duration are invited on the conference theme,
³Victorian Traffic². Proposals from a range of disciplines are welcome and
might address
 
· the history, theory or representation of trade, commerce,
marketplaces and transport
 
· traffic in ideas, aesthetics, styles and artifacts
 
· cross-cultural exchange and exchanges
 
· the transport and movement of peoples around the globe
 
· the experience of and debates over slavery, indenture and
transportation
 
· artistic, design, literary and theatrical marketplaces and marketing
 
· intertextuality in and with the Victorian period
 
Please send 250-word abstracts to Sue Thomas (S.Thomas_at_latrobe.edu.au) by 15
October, 2005.
 
A conference website will be posted in September at:
http://www.latrobe.edu.au/english/
 
Address for correspondence: Professor Sue Thomas, English Program, La Trobe
University, Melbourne, Australia, 3086. Fax: +61 (0)3 9479 3637

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