CFP: Margaret Fuller Studies (1/15/07; ALA, 5/24/07-5/278/07)

full name / name of organization: 
Larry Reynolds
contact email: 
ljr@tamu.edu

Submissions are invited for two sessions hosted by the Margaret Fuller Society
at the American Literature Association Meeting, Westin Copley Place in
Boston, MA, 24-27 May 2007.

Call for papers (2 sessions)

1) First session: Open topic
20-minute papers may be on any aspect of Fuller's life and works, including her
relations to other writers, social movements, and cultural contexts.

2) Second session: Transatlantic Fuller.
20-minute papers are invited addressing such topics as Fuller's travels to
Britain and the Continent; comparisons of her to British and/or Continental
writers (e.g., de Stael, Goethe, Jameson, Carlyle); Fuller's analysis of
American cultural achievements in relation to those of Europe. The session
will probably draw upon Fuller's New-York Tribune writing and letters in
addition to Woman in the Nineteenth Century .

Please send 1-2 page proposals and a 1-2 page cv by 15 January 2007. Please
indicate any A/V requirements.

Email queries and submissions are welcome. Send to LJR_at_TAMU.edu
Please send hard copies to

Larry J. Reynolds
Margaret Fuller Society
4227 TAMU
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843-4227
Phone: 979-845-8356
Fax: 979-862-2292
http://www-english.tamu.edu/pers/fac/reynolds/

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