Iris Murdoch: Influence and Influences Abstracts Due December 3, 2010

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University of Tennessee, Tennessee Studies in Literature
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The University of Tennessee Press plans to publish a volume of essays entitled: Iris Murdoch: Influence and Influences as part of its Tennessee Studies in Literature series. The volume will include studies of Murdoch's influence on philosophy and literature, as well as influences upon Murdoch in these two areas, broadly defined. Other related topics will be considered, e.g. biographical or political considerations affecting her work and/or her influence. Abstracts of 500 words are requested by December 3, 2010; responses will be sent by March 31, 2011. Final drafts of accepted papers will be expected by July 31, 2011. Publication date is anticipated to be in 2012. Please send abstracts in hard copy to Mark Luprecht, University of Tennessee, Department of English, 301 McClung Tower, Knoxville Tennessee 37996 USA, or electronically to