CFP: George Herbert Marsh: A Poet for All Seasons

full name / name of organization: 
Stevens Institute of Technology
contact email: 
ldolling@stevens.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

George Perkins Marsh: An American for all Seasons

The College of Arts and Letters at Stevens Institute of Technology will
host a conference celebrating the achievements and insights of George
Perkins Marsh (1801-1882), environmentalist, diplomat, philosopher, and
scholar, to be held on our Hoboken, NJ campus, May 4-5, 2012. Authors
are invited to submit papers on any aspect of Marsh’s many
achievements or the impact of his work. A selection of papers will be
published in a volume of conference proceedings.
Papers (not to exceed 4,000 words) should be submitted electronically to: Professor Lisa M.
Dolling, Dean, College of Arts and Letters, Castle Point on Hudson,
Hoboken, NJ 07030 or electronically to: ldolling@stevens.edu.
For inquiries about proposals submit electronically to: Robin Hammerman (rhammerm@stevens.edu).
Deadline for submissions: 01 February 2012.

cfp categories: 
american
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
interdisciplinary
poetry
science_and_culture
victorian