CFP: Faulkner in the World (9/30/03; collection)
Faulkner In The World
Scholars from Europe, Asia, South America, Africa and Oceania are
invited to submit their proposals for a compilation of international
essays on the reception of William Faulkner’s fiction in specific
national, political and historical contexts, to be published in 2004.
The purpose of this volume is to offer a multifaceted discussion of
ways in which different political and cultural settings outside North
America affect the reading of Faulkner’s fiction; in other words, to
study not only the impact of his fiction on different cultural
contexts worldwide, but also the impact of those same contexts on the
reading of Faulkner; how different worldviews frame and inform his
History and memory, national imaginations, cultural difference and
cultural affinity are the suggested themes for the critical analyses
to be gathered.
Finished papers (no longer than 6000 words, MLA style) should be
Paula Mesquita (University of Coimbra)
Rua Diogo de Castilho, 12 r-c
Celas 3000-140 Coimbra
The deadline for submission is 30 September 2003.
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or write Erika Lin: elin_at_english.upenn.edu
Received on Sun Feb 09 2003 - 19:27:10 EST