Oscar Wilde & the Jews (9/25/09; OScholars E-Journal Forum)

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OScholars
contact email: 
ss@tft.ucla.edu

Brief reflections, from 250 to 750 words, are invited for 'Wilde
& the Jews,' a special Autumn 2009 forum in the peer-reviewed
electronic journal THE OSCHOLARS. (Full articles & links to published articles, with a few introductory words, are welcomed too.) Among many possible subjects: Wilde's Jewish friends & contemporaries; Wilde, anti-semitism, &/or philo-Semitism; Judaic sources, themes, & characters in Wilde's oeuvre, including 'Salome'; Wilde, Jews, aestheticism, & decadence; Wilde, Herzl, Nordau, & Zionism; the Dreyfus Affair; Wilde textual translations &/or theatre or film productions in Yiddish or Hebrew....For inquiries & submissions: Prof. S.I. Salamensky, UCLA (ss@tft.ucla.edu). Deadline: September 25,2009.

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
journals_and_collections_of_essays
popular_culture
religion
theatre
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond
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