Andrew Marvell Society at the South-Central Renaissance Conference 18-20 March 2010, Corpus Christi, Texas
Deadline: 1 December 2009
Texas A&M University Corpus Christi will host Exploring the Renaissance 2010 on March 18-20 2010 at the Omni Hotel on the seafront in the heart of Corpus Christi's lively marina district. The Andrew Marvell Society will be hosting the 2010 Louis Martz lecture, to be delivered by Professor Martin Dzelzainis (Royal Holloway, University of London). A special session (with presentations by Joan Faust, George Klawitter, and Timothy Raylor) will be devoted to discussion of Marvell's difficult lyric, "The Definition of Love." Other proposals for papers or for sessions are now invited.
Proposals are especially welcomed on the following topics:
• Marvell and Milton
• Royalist Marvell
• Marvell and Europe
• Marvell's Poetry and the Sister Arts
Full details about the conference will be posted at the SCRC website: http://www.cwrl.utexas.edu/~nydam/scrc/archives/2010conference.shtml
Abstracts only (400-500 words; a shorter 100-word abstract for inclusion in the program), for papers of no more than 20 minutes reading time, should be submitted online no later than December 1, 2009 via the SCRC website's abstract submission form. http://www.cwrl.utexas.edu/~nydam/scrc/abstractform.shtml
Sessions should be proposed no later than October 31, 2009.
Program participants are required to join SCRC and are encouraged to submit publication-length versions of their papers to the SCRC journal, Explorations in Renaissance Culture.
For more information, please consult Timothy Raylor (Carleton College); firstname.lastname@example.org
Sean McDowell, President
Nigel Smith, Vice President
Nicholas von Maltzahn, Past President
George Klawitter, Publications Officer/Webmaster
Timothy Raylor, Executive Secretary
Joan Faust (2009-11)
Jacob Blevins (2009-11)
Gabriella Gruder-Poni (2010-12)