Special Session: Transatlantic Romanticisms

deadline for submissions: 
March 1, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Transatlantic Studies Association 2019 conference
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Extended Deadline: Proposals are welcome for 20-minute papers on any aspect of Romanticism in transatlantic context. Possible topics might include (but are not limited to) comparative romanticisms, ecological romanticisms, romantic natural histories, romantic travel and exploration, romanticism and colonialism, romanticism and critical theory. Please send a 300-word abstract, 100-word author biography, and 2-page CV to Kevin Hutchings, University Research Chair, Department of English, University of Northern British Columbia (kevin.hutchings@unbc.ca) by the extended deadline of March 1, 2019. For information on the conference, please visit the Transatlantic Studies Association website at https://www.transatlanticstudies.com/tsa-2019/. Confirmed speakers include Samantha Harvey (Boise State University), Lance Newman (Westminster College, Salt Lake City), Joel Pace (University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire).