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CFP: Harriet Martineau (UK) (6/1/06; 4/21/07)

Friday, April 7, 2006 - 2:39pm
Ella Dzelzainis

Call for Papers

Harriet Martineau: Subjects and Subjectivities

21 April 2007

Institute of English Studies, University of London

This interdisciplinary one-day conference considers the making of political, imperial and individual identities in the work of Harriet Martineau (1802-1876). Organized by Cora Kaplan (Queen Mary) and Ella Dzelzainis (Birkbeck) in association with the University of London’s Institute of English Studies, it will be held at the Senate House, Bloomsbury on Saturday 21 April 2007. Confirmed speakers include the leading scholars Catherine Hall (UCL), Deborah Anna Logan (Western Kentucky) and Linda Peterson (Yale).

UPDATE: Nineteenth-Century Reproduction (grad) (5/1/06; 2/24/07)

Friday, April 7, 2006 - 2:38pm

Keynote speaker announced:

An interdisciplinary graduate student conference
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
February 24, 2007
Keynote Speaker: Nancy Cott (Harvard)
The Nineteenth-Century Forum at Temple University seeks papers for
its first interdisciplinary graduate student conference. Proposals
are invited for 15-20 minute presentations that consider reproduction
in the nineteenth century, broadly construed. Topics might include
but are not limited to:

CFP: Swinburne Essay Collection (8/20/06; collection)

Tuesday, April 4, 2006 - 3:03pm
Yisrael Levin

With Swinburne's 2009 centennial approaching, we would like you to consider
contributing to a new collection of essays that will celebrate Swinburne and
Swinburne scholarship. As our main goal in this collection is to explore the
less familiar regions of Swinburne corpus, we invite essays that focus on the
poetry, prose, and criticism published after 1870 and especially during the
Putney period. Essays may address, but are not confined to, the following
--Swinburne's later formal and generic experimentalism
--treatment and redefinition of Romantic tropes
--manipulation of classical and medieval myth
--mature philosophical and spiritual concerns
--modulating visions of sexuality

CFP: Victorian Review (ongoing; journal issue)

Tuesday, March 28, 2006 - 3:14pm
Lisa Surridge

The editors of Victorian Review invite scholarly papers on all
aspects of Victorian culture, including literature, fine arts,
history, politics, law, science, economics, sport, and music. Essays
should be 5000-8000 words in length and be written in MLA style. The
editors welcome a wide variety of topics and theoretical approaches.

Submissions and book review guidelines available at

Dr. Lisa Surridge
Department of English
University of Victoria
P.O. Box 3070 Victoria B.C.
V8W 3W1
Ph. 250-721-7246
Fax: 250-721-6498

CFP: Wilde's The Portrait of Dorian Gray (4/19/06; journal issue)

Tuesday, March 21, 2006 - 7:13pm
Gulshan Taneja

In-between: Essays & Studies in Literary Criticism


Submissions are invited on any aspect on Wilde's _The Portrait of Dorian =
Gray_. Three short essays, 4000 words or less, will be included in an =
otherwise open issue. Submissions must be received by the end of April. =
Please contact the editor for any other information.

Gulshan R.Taneja / Editor,=20
Department of English, R.L.A. College, University of Delhi,
Post Box 5205, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110 021, India=20;

UPDATE: Nineteenth-Century Nature Writing (4/6/06; PAMLA, 11/10/06-11/11/06)

Tuesday, March 21, 2006 - 7:13pm
Alfred J. Drake

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference (PAMLA)
Panel Topic: Nineteenth-Century Nature Writing
November 10-11, 2006
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, California

Extended Deadline: April 06, 2006

Paper proposals sought for a panel on nineteenth-century nature writing. Proposals are encouraged that address this topic within a literary, philosophical, theological, ecological, or scientific framework.

Please email 500-word abstract (inline or attachment) to or, if necessary, send by post to the following address:

Alfred J. Drake
1005 West Saint Andrew Place
Santa Ana, California 92707-2525

UPDATE: Nineteenth Century Literature and Culture (4/6/06; PAMLA, 11/10/06-11/11/06)

Tuesday, March 21, 2006 - 7:13pm
Mary A. Armstrong


Call for Papers:
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA
November 10-11 2006

** Nineteenth-Century British Literature and Culture**

Proposals welcome for 15-minute paper presentations concerning any
aspect of nineteenth-century British literature and culture.
Please email 500-word proposals along with a 50 word abstract
(in-message or as attachment) to:
Please include your name, institutional affiliation, and preferred
contact information with your proposal.

New Deadline for abstracts: April 6, 2006

CFP: Irish Studies: Conflict and Peace in Ireland (6/1/06; 10/27/06-10/29/06)

Wednesday, March 15, 2006 - 1:29pm
Crystal Farnsworth

CFP – Irish Studies: Conflict and Peace in Ireland: 6/1/06;
Call for Papers
American Conference for Irish
Studies – Western Regional Conference
George Fox University
Newberg, Oregon
October 27-29, 2006
"Conflict and Peace in
Irish history is filled with stories of political,
religious, cultural or ideological conflict.  Conflict takes place between
regions, groups, or family members.  Irish history is also filled with
efforts to achieve peace in these conflicts, efforts that have met with
varying levels of success.  This conference will explore both the
conflicts and the efforts at peace to illustrate the great diversity in

CFP: Irish Studies Area (4/30/06; MPCA/MACA, 10/27/06-10/29/06)

Tuesday, March 7, 2006 - 11:22pm
Kathleen Turner

The Irish Studies area of the Midwest Popular Culture and American Culture
Association is now accepting proposals for its upcoming conference. The
MPCA/MACA conference will be held Friday-Sunday, October 27-29, 2006 at the
Sheraton Indianapolis Hotel &
Suites in Indianapolis, IN.

Please send proposals on any aspect of Irish Studies to the area chair via
email or mail. Emailed proposals should be sent to Kathleen Turner,
Department of English, Northern Illinois University at Mailed proposals should be sent to Kathleen
Turner, Department of English, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL