CFP: Teaching Johnson in the 21st Century (5/10/03; journal issue)

full name / name of organization: 
Priscilla Gilman
contact email: 

The editors of the newly revived Johnsonian News Letter solicit short
articles (maximum 1500 words) on teaching Johnson in the 21st century.
Possible approaches to the topic include but are not limited to: discussions
of how to integrate Johnson into survey courses on 18th C literature,
descriptions of courses devoted mostly or solely to the study of Johnson,
reflections on Johnson's relevance to the broader college or university
curriculum, accounts of students' reactions to and engagement with Johnson,
reflections on once popular courses titles such as "The Age of Johnson" or
"Johnson and his Circle," and considerations of Johnson's place in secondary
school courses. Send proposals and/or completed papers via email (no
attachments, please) to:

or mail them to:

Robert De Maria or Priscilla Gilman
Editors, Johnsonian News Letter
Dept. of English
Vassar College
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

Submission Deadline is May 10th, 2003.

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