Chapter Call: Romantic Literature in English and Identity

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Lorna Fitzsimmons
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Chapter proposals for an international collection on Romantic literature in English and identity. Topics under consideration include landscape, cityscape, social identity, national identity, colonialism, porosity, the occult, mesmerism, psi phenomena, dream states, science, ethnicity, gender, translation, representations of music, religious identity, technology, citizenship, & regional identity. Interdisciplinary topics and approaches of particular interest, including cognitive, ecological, & non-Newtonian. Chapters of 7000-8000 words will be due by February 1, 2012. For consideration, send a 600-word proposal by February 1, 2011 to Prof. Fitzsimmons