CFP: [Romantic] Companion to Literary Romanticism (collection)

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Andrew Maunder
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Companion to Literary Romanticism (reference work)

Contributors - teachers or graduate students - are sought for the above
reference book published by Facts on File (New York). The book is due for
publication in 2009) which aims to cover British and European works from
the period 1780-1850 and which are typically given the label "Romantic."

Subjects include:
Author biographies and bibliographies (Blake, Wordsworth Byron etc, as
well as lesser-known male and female writers)
Analyses of individual poems, plays, novels and non-fiction prose.
Literary themes and terms
Historical events and personalities relevant to an understanding of the
Romantic period.

Contributors will be asked to write analytical essays of varying length
for a college/undergraduate student audience (500-2,000 words). Deadline:
31 September 2008.

Expressions of interest and requests for further information (including
list of available essay topics) should be directed to the editor: Andrew
Maunder, School of Humanities, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield,
United Kingdom.


Dr Andrew Maunder
English Literature Group
School of Humanities
University of Hertfordshire
De Havilland Campus
Hertfordshire AL10 9AB
United Kingdom

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