Poetics of Eighteenth-Century Life and Literature

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Martha Hughes / SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language Association

In keeping with the conference theme, "The Power of Poetry in the Modern World", we welcome proposals dealing with poetry of the eighteenth century. However, more general works dealing with broader literary genres and themes of the period will also be considered.

The deadline has been extended to JUNE 30, 2011. Please e-mail abstracts of no more than 300 words to Martha Hughes, mhughes@georgiasouthern.edu. Papers that are selected should be limited to approximately 20 minutes in oral presentation.