CFP: Emerson Society Panels at ALA and Thoreau Society Gathering, 2007 (12/30/06; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07 & 12/15/06; Thoreau,
American Literature Association. Boston, May 24-27 2007.
ALA Session I: New Approaches to Emerson: Exploring the Family Ties
Acknowledging the recent interest in Emerson's family relationships and
their bearing on our understanding of both Emerson's work and
Transcendentalism, this panel solicits papers exploring those family =
their rhetorical constructions, and their significance. Abstracts of =
words by December 30 to Joe Thomas (jthomas_at_caldwell.edu).
ALA Session II: Emerson on Other Shores: English Traits and Beyond=20
One year after the sesquicentennial of Emerson's English Traits, and =
the current interest in transatlantic and transnational studies in view, =
Emerson Society solicits papers exploring Emerson's engagement with =
Europe, or other societies, or theirs with him. 300 word abstracts by
December 30 to Joe Thomas (jthomas_at_caldwell.edu).
THOREAU GATHERING -- EMERSON SOCIETY PANEL. Concord, Mass., July 12-15,
"Emerson and the Quotidian Life"=20
In concert with the Thoreau Gathering's 2007 theme, "'Simplify, =
Thoreau's Timeless Message," for its panel the Emerson Society solicits
papers that explore the ethos, philosophy, and/or practice of simplicity =
Emerson's life and writings. 300 word abstracts by December 15 to Joe
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