CFP: [Renaissance] Milton 400: Milton conference call for papers

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Ann-Maria Contarino
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7-8 November 2008

Call for Papers

     The Department of English at Saint Anselm College plans to mark the
fourth centenary of the birth of John Milton with an academic conference
on the continuing relevance and importance of his work. Papers of 15-20
minutes’ length are solicited on topics including, but not limited to:

• Interpretations of Milton’s major and minor literary works
• Milton and philosophy, theology or history
• Milton and the fine arts
• Milton and politics
• Milton’s role in popular culture and cyberspace

A panel for undergraduate students will be included.

Keynote address: Barbara K. Lewalski, William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor
of History and Literature and of English Literature, Harvard University

Please send proposals of 300-500 words* by June 15, 2008, preferably by
email to: or mail to:

Milton 400 Committee
P.O. Box 1807
Department of English
Saint Anselm College
100 Saint Anselm Drive
Manchester, NH 03102-1310

*Undergraduates should submit completed papers of 10-12

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