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Annual Purdue University
Renaissance Comparative Prose Conference 2009
November 5-6, 2009
West Lafayette, Indiana
This year's conference will be held in honor of Professors Michael Murrin
and James Nohrnberg. Papers are invited exploring any aspect of classical,
medieval, or Renaissance studies, including commentary or reminiscences
about the work of Professors Michael Murrin and James Nohrnberg, biblical
studies, magic, poetry, dragons, etc. Submissions are encouraged from
scholars whose research is comparative in approach, particularly those
investigating texts in languages other than English.
Michael Murrin, University of Chicago
â€œThe Dragon Lectureâ€
James Nohrnberg, University of Virginia
â€œ'The Mythical Method' in Simile, Saga, Verse, and
Please send 300-350 word abstracts to: bspangen_at_purdue.edu.
â€¢ Review of abstracts will begin June 1, 2009.
â€¢ Notification by August 14, 2009.
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Comparative Literature Program
500 Oval Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907 USA
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