Ezra Pound and James Joyce, MLA, 5-8 January 2012

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Anne Fogarty, International James Joyce Foundation
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The Ezra Pound Society and International James Joyce Foundation plan a joint sesssion on Ezra Pound and James Joyce: Connections and Disconnections at the MLA Convention in Seattle, 5-8 January 2012. Papers are inivted dealing with the affinities between these authors and the reaction by each writer to the work of the other. Intertextual links as well as disparities and aesthetic and political differences may be addressed. Please send 500-word abstracts by 1 March 2011. Abstracts dealing primarily with Joyce should be forwarded to Anne Fogarty (anne.fogarty@ucd.ie), while those centring on Pound should be forwarded to Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos (demetres@unb.ca) or Ir B. Nadel (nadel@interchange.ubc.ca)