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The Third Conference of the British Society for Literature and Science
Proposals for 20-minute papers are invited for the third annual
conference of the British Society for Literature and Science. The
conference will be held at Keele University, from 27â€“29 March 2008.
Plenary speakers include Frank Close, OBE (Professor of Physics, Exeter
College, Oxford), Steven Connor (Professor of Modern Literature and
Theory, Birkbeck College, London), and Helen Small (Fellow in English,
Pembroke College, Oxford).
Papers may address topics in the interactions of literature and science
in any period and any languages. Presenters need not be based in UK
We also invite panel proposals for three papers of 20 minutes or four
papers of 15 minutes; members of the panel should be drawn from more than
Please send an abstract of no more than 400 words and a 100-word
biographical note (or in the case of a panel, abstracts and notes for
each speaker) to bsls_at_englit.arts.gla.ac.uk, by 30 November 2007. Please
send abstracts in the body of messages; do not use attachments.
Alternatively, abstracts and proposals may be posted to Dr Sharon Ruston,
School of Humanities, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK.
Please address any queries to Dr Sharon Ruston at the email or postal
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