CFP: [Victorian] Thomas Hardy Postgraduate Symposium

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Dr Jane Thomas
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Call for Papers: Second International Postgraduate Symposium on Thomas
Hardy, 18th International Thomas Hardy Conference, Dorchester, UK, 29th
July â€" 2nd August 2008.

Proposals are invited for papers on any aspect of the life and work of
Thomas Hardy for the second International Postgraduate Symposium on Hardy
which will take place on 29th- 31st July as part of the 18th
International Thomas Hardy Conference 2008.

Proposals of 200 words for papers of no more than 20 minutes in duration
should be sent to one of the following:

Dr Jane Thomas, University of Hull, UK at
Mr Phillip Mallett, University of St Andrews, UK at
Dr Mary Rimmer, University of New Brunswick,
Dr Simon Gatrell, University of Georgia,

Closing date: 31st December 2007.

A small bursary will be offered to successful applicants, to assist with
the cost of attending the Conference, and conference fees will be waived.
Reduced rates of £50 are offered to postgraduates wishing to attend the
conference but not invited to speak. This is a unique opportunity to
share and debate ideas on Hardy with other beginning Hardy scholars, and
established scholars in the field. A selection of these papers will be
published in the peer-reviewed Thomas Hardy Journal.

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