Ariosto March 9-11 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Association of LIterary Scholars, Critics, and Writers
contact email: 
gordon.teskey@gmail.com

Moderator: Gordon Teskey, Harvard University
Ronald Martinez, Brown University
Kasey Evans, Northwestern University
Michael Murrin, University of Chicago

We invite papers on any aspect of Ariosto's work, on his relationship to Renaissance or Classical epic, his use of material from The Song of Roland and other sources, his influence on English poets, his presence in later Italian poetry.

Proposals (300 words) should be sent by December 15 to both Professor Gordon Teskey, Department of English, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138 (or gordon.teskey@gmail.com) and Professor John Burt, Department of English MS023, Brandeis University, Waltham MA 02454 (or burt@brandeis.edu).

cfp categories: 
classical_studies
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
international_conferences
medieval
renaissance