Call for Papers: Andrew Marvell Society at the South-Central Renaissance Conference

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Call for Papers
Andrew Marvell Society at the South-Central Renaissance Conference
8-10 March 2012, New Orleans, Louisiana
Deadline: 15 December 2011
The University of New Orleans will host Exploring the Renaissance 2012 on March 8-10, 2012. The Andrew Marvell Society will be hosting sessions on a variety of topics concerning Marvell's poetry and prose, including a panel discussion on "The Gallery," featuring presentations by Joan Faust and George Klawitter. Other proposals for papers or for sessions are now invited.
Proposals are especially welcomed on the following topics:
• Last Instructions to a Painter
• Marvell's Life and Biographical Interpretations
• Marvell and Religion
• Marvell and the Drama
Full details about the conference will be posted at the SCRC website:
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 15, 2011 via the SCRC website's submission abstract form:
Sessions should be proposed no later than December 1, 2011.
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 Joan Faust (
Nigel Smith, President
Timothy Raylor, Vice President
Sean McDowell, Past President
George Klawitter, Publications Officer/Webmaster
Joan Faust, Executive Secretary
Martin Dzelzainis (2011-13)
Alex Garganigo (2010-12)
Gabriella Gruder-Poni (2010-12)
Laurent Curelly (2012-14)
Christopher Orchard (2012-14)