Call for Proposals: 19th Century Prose: Matthew Arnold at 200

deadline for submissions: 
August 1, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Shannon Gilstrap / University of North Georgia / 19th-Century Prose
contact email: 

Soliciting proposals and abstracts for a special edition of Nineteenth-Century Prose honoring the bicentennial of Matthew Arnold's birthday, to appear in 2022.  If interested, please send a 250 word abstract/proposal, along with a brief CV (both as attachments in MS Word), to Shannon Gilstrap (Guest Editor) at the University of North Georgia ( by 1 August 2019. Proposals for essays in the following areas are needed: Arnold's religious writings;Arnold in/on America (Trans-Atlantic studies);Arnold and cultural studies;Arnold and imperialism;Arnold and the Digital Humanities Of course, other unique essay proposals will be considered. Feel free to visit Nineteenth-Century Prose's website: To submit a proposal, please e-mail a 250 word abstract/proposal, as well as a brief CV, both as MS Word attachments, to Shannon N. Gilstrap, Ph.D. (Associate Department Head/Associate Professor: Engish, University of North Georgia)