UPDATE: Interdisciplinary Renaissance (2/28/07; PNRS, 4/26/07-4/28/07)
The Pacific Northwest Renaissance Society is extending the deadline for
abstracts for its 50th Anniversary Conference and announcing the release of
additional rooms at the Conference Hotel.
This year's Plenary Speakers are:
Gary Taylor, Florida State University (www.english.fsu.edu/faculty/gtaylor)
Paul Yachnin, McGill University
Mt. Royal College, St. Mary's University College, The University of Alberta,
The University of Calgary and the University of Lethbridge .
To be held at:
Eau Claire Sheraton (www.sheratonsuites.com)
April 26-28, 2007
As a multi-disciplinary body, the PNRS invites papers on the fine arts, the
humanities, and the social sciences. Proposals, including a short bio and an
abstract of 300-500 words, are to be submitted by e-mail to the address
below, no later than February 28 , 2007.
Each abstract must include the title of the paper, the author's name and
complete mailing address (including e-mail), any need for audio-visual
equipment, and must make clear the paper's thesis, methodology and
Completed papers are limited to twenty minutes presentation time, including
slides, films, or other audio-visual support. To facilitate discussion,
session chairs will hold papers strictly to this limit. All papers are to be
essentially new and never before presented in public.
In keeping with PNRS tradition, the conference committee prefers to
structure all panels. In the case where a panel is proposed, the submission
should include abstracts and short bios for all presenters.
Send inquiries and proposals by e-mail to: mail_at_pnrs.org.
For more information see: www.pnrs.org
Patrick Finn, PhD
Associate Professor, English
St. Mary's University College
14500 Bannister Road, SE
CANADA T2X 1Z4
Office: (403) 254-3736
Fax: (403) 531-9136
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Received on Sun Jan 28 2007 - 15:00:49 EST