UPDATE: Edith Wharton and Philosophy (10/15/03; journal issue)
The deadline for the call for papers for this special issue has been
extended to October 15, 2003.
The Edith Wharton Review invites scholars to submit essays for a special
issue, Edith Wharton and the Provocations of Philosophy. Essays should focus
on considerations of Wharton's extensive engagement with Western philosophy
and with various forms of philosophical writing; on treatments of her
writing in relation to the work of classical, French, or German philosophers
known to have been of interest to her; on her work's relationship to
pragmatism; on Wharton and the question of women and/in philosophy; or on
similar issues. A fuller acknowledgment or presentation of Wharton as an
intellectually and speculatively animated novelist will be one of the chief
objectives of this special issue.
Please send essays by 15 October 2003 to
Frederick Wegener, Department of English, California State University, Long
Beach, 1250 Bellflower Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90840-2403, or via email
attachment to fwegener_at_csulb.edu; submissions should be up to approximately
twenty double-spaced pages in length and follow MLA style.
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or write Erika Lin: elin_at_english.upenn.edu
Received on Thu Oct 02 2003 - 16:36:02 EDT