Joyce and/in Italy - The 5th JJIF Graduate Conference - Rome (Italy) - February 25 and 26, 2012,

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The James Joyce Italian Foundation

Joyce and/in Italy
The 5th JJIF Graduate Conference - Rome
Università Roma Tre, Italy
25-26 February 2012
Deadline for proposals: 10 December 2011
The 5th James Joyce Graduate Conference - Rome, endorsed by The James Joyce Italian Foundation, will be hosted by the Department of Comparative Literatures at the Università Roma Tre, on February 25 and 26, 2012, to celebrate Joyce's 130th birthday. Papers are invited on any aspect of Joyce's response to Italy and Italian culture, and/or the Italian reception of Joyce's life and works. Papers can be either in English or in Italian. We welcome proposals and abstracts for individual papers and for panel sessions from graduates, young researchers and independent scholars.

Concerns include, but are not limited to:

- Joyce and his Italian Contexts
- Joyce and/in translation
- Joyce and the issue of copyright
- Joyce and European nationalism
- Joyce and Internationalism
- Joyce's teaching
- Teaching Joyce

Proposals and abstracts should be no more than 250 words. Papers and presentations are limited to a maximum of 20 minutes. Submissions must include name, contact information, and notice of institutional affiliation or independent scholar status.

Deadline for submissions: December 10, 2011. Accepted speakers will be notified by January 10, 2012.

Proposals should be sent via email to: .