CFP: [Victorian] William Morris Society in the United States sessions at MLA 2008
CALL FOR PAPERS
William Morris Society in the United States
Proposals for two sessions at the Modern Language Association annual convention
27-30 December 2008
San Francisco, CA
1. â€œWilliam Morris: Friends, Colleagues, and Contemporaries"
Papers (15 minutes reading time) are sought on all aspects of the Morris circle--his colleagues
and co-workers, his family, his artistic and political associates and friends and those who
influenced or were influenced by his work. Although comparative approaches or those on little-
known members of the Morris circle would be especially interesting, other topics are also
2. "Pre-Raphaelite and Aesthetic Prose"
Papers (15 minutes reading time) are invited on any aspect of prose by Pre-Raphaelite and
aesthetic movement writers: art and literary criticism, memoirs, letters, and short prose fictions.
Please send one-page abstracts by 20 March 2008 to Prof. Florence Boos, Dept. of English,
University of Iowa via email:
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