UPDATE: Salon Cultures and the World of Marcel Proust (7/31/03; e-journal)

full name / name of organization: 
DiTallo, Paula
contact email: 

The deadlines for the LBR's Salon Culture & Literary Influence Issue
have been extended. The abstract due date has been extended until
July 31, 2003. The paper due date has been extended until September
30, 2003.

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The Left Bank Review will address the influence of salon culture in
the lives of the early Modernists living in Paris-- beginning with
the world of Marcel Proust. The LBR will also explore the
transformation of salon culture as it applies to contemporary writers
living and working in today's metropolitan environments.

Abstracts: 650 words or less by July 31, 2003
Papers: 1,200 - 2,500 words by September 30, 2003
Languages accepted: English, French, Spanish or Italian
Student participation/research: open
Payment: nominal $25.00 fee on publication.

The topics will include, but will not be limited to:

Influences of Impressionism in early Modernist Literature
Salon Culture and It's Influence on 20th and 21st Century Literature
The Power and Influence of Shared Creativity in Cityscapes
French Symbolist and Decadent Writing of the 1890's

Profiles/Features may include, but will not be limited to:

Diaghilev's Ballet Russe
The Dreyfus Affair
The Making of the Ritz
Courtesan Subtexts
Marcel Proust
George Sand
Duchess de Clermont-Tonnerre
Jean Cacteau
Madame de Sevigne
Madeleine Lemaire
Genevieve Halevy
Jacques Bizet
Reynaldo Hahn
Natalie Clifford Barney
Revee Vivien (Pauline Tarn)
Alice Pike Barney
Liane de Pougy
Kiki of Montparnasse
Remy de Gourmont

Warm regards,

Paula DiTallo - Publisher/Editor
The Left Bank Review/Echo Magazine
(877) 877 - 4878 x5484 (Voice)
(770) 235-1159 (Cell)
(208) 475 - 9567 ( Fax)

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