UPDATE: The Merry Widow: Rethinking Widowhood in History, Culture and Society (UK) (12/31/06; 7/7/07-7/9/07)

full name / name of organization: 
McAvoy E.
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Papers are being sought for an international conference to be held at
the University of Wales, Swansea on July 7-9, 2007: 'The Merry Widow:
Rethinking Widowhood in History, Culture and Society'. The conference
will cover the topic from a wide range of perspectives and information
can be accessed from our website at



The deadline for abstracts is December 31 2006 and I would like to hear
from anybody who is interested in submitting a proposal. Since this to
be a thoroughly interdisciplinary conference, I would also be grateful
if you would forward this message to any other parties whom you think
might be interested in contributing and who may not have access to this




Liz Herbert McAvoy



Dr Liz Herbert McAvoy

Senior Lecturer in Gender in English and Medieval Literature


Department of English

Room 219

Keir Hardie

University of Wales, Swansea



Tel: 01792 602462


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