CFP: Ovid's Metamorphoses in English Poetry (Austria) (1/31/06; collection)

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Ovid's Metamorphoses in English Poetry
(University of Salzburg)
Deadline for submissions: 31 January 2006

Ovid's Metamorphoses has had an enormous influence on English literature -
from Renaissance drama to postmodern prose fiction. The aim of this volume
is to concentrate on poetry and bring together essays both on the reception
of Ovid's Metamorphoses in English poetry and on verse translations.
Contributors may explore a specific poem, poet, or translator, compare
translations, or trace the reception of a particular story in different
poets, periods, or in various poems of a particular period. The volume will
be edited dited by Sabine Coelsch-Foisner and Wolfgang
Görtschacher, members of the Department of English and of the
Interdisciplinary Research Centre Metamorphic Changes in the Arts (IRCM). It
is scheduled to appear in 2006/07. Papers should not exceed 14 pages
(approximately 7.000 words). Proposals should be submitted by 31 January
2006, together with an abstract (maximum of 350 words) and a brief cv, and
the completed papers sent by 31 July 2006 to the editors:
Sabine Coelsch-Foisner :, or Wolfgang
Görtschacher :
Postal address: Department of English, University of Salzburg, Akademiestr.
24, A-5020 Salzburg, Austria, Tel: 0043-66-8044-4422, Fax:

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