Call for Papers

The 2014 meeting of the International Conference on Romanticism will be held in Minneapolis, Minnesota in the heart of downtown on the banks of the Mississippi river September 25th-28th. In keeping with the spirit of the ICR, the conference organizers wish to focus on the cross-disciplinary and international aspects of Romanticism. The theme will be Romantic Reflections, which should be interpreted in its broadest context. Possible topics could include but should not be limited to:

Reflections in the arts Reflections in the sciences
Romantic reflections Sociological reflections
Cross-national echoes Environmental reflections
Colonial reflections Romantic Others
Reflections in nature Class reflections
Gothic appropriations Gender reflections
Intertextual echoes War and Peace
Boundary and border crossings Critical reflections
Romantic collaborations Philosophical reflections
Interdisciplinary Romanticism Traveling reflections
Aesthetic reflections Economic echoes
Romantic appropriations of archetypes and myths  

Abstract for complete panels and individual papers are welcome.

Please send 250 word abstracts to icr2014@stthomas.edu. The deadline for submissions is April 21st , 2014.

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