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CFP: White Slavery in Transnational and International Context, 1880-1950. 21 June 2019 | 10:00-18:00 | University of Warwick

Monday 17th of December 2018 by WebTeam

This is a call for abstracts for paper, poster and creative presentations for a one-day interdisciplinary conference on white slavery, as trafficking in women was historically called. Email a short bio and an abstract of 300 words for papers/200 word for posters to the organisers: Dr Catherine Armstrong (Loughborough University) Dr Laura Lammasniemi (University of …

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CFP George Eliot 2019: An International Bi-Centenary Conference

Friday 5th of October 2018 by WebTeam

Date: 17–19 July 2019 Location: College Court, University of Leicester Plenary Speakers: Professor Rosemary Ashton (UCL) and Professor Nancy Henry (University of Tennessee, Knoxville) Deadline for proposals: 14 January 2019   Call for papers   This conference will examine the legacy of George Eliot alongside trends in contemporary critical work, bringing together scholars from around …

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BAVS Annual Conference 2018: Victorian Patterns, University of Exeter, 29-31 August 2018

Monday 15th of January 2018 by WebTeam

Organised by the Centre for Victorian Studies, University of Exeter Keynote Speakers: Professor Stefano Evangelista (English, University of Oxford); Professor Grace Lees-Maffei (Design History, University of Hertfordshire); Professor Marion Thain (Liberal Studies, NYU) Global Victorians Roundtable Speakers: Professor Nicholas Birns (NYU); Dr. Paul Young (University of Exeter) Pattern in the nineteenth century was a much-debated …

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“Curiosity and Desire in fin-de-siècle Art and Literature” – Conference Website Live

Sunday 12th of November 2017 by WebTeam

The conference website is now live for “Curiosity and Desire in fin-de-siècle Art and Literature,” 11-12 May 2018: http://iwps2018.clarklibrary.ucla.edu/. The deadline for submitting proposals is 1 December 2017. If you have already submitted a proposal to the conference email address, there is no need to resubmit it through the website portal. The organizing committee will reach …

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University of Leicester Centre for Victorian Studies at 50: Celebrating Dickens

Friday 3rd of November 2017 by WebTeam

Professor Malcolm Andrews University of Kent Professor John Drew University of Buckingham Professor Toru Sasaki Kyoto University Dr Claire Wood University of Leicester Join us for a convivial Dickensian evening to mark the 50th Anniversary of the Victorian Studies Centre at the University of Leicester. Four speakers will address different aspects of Dickens’s writing and …

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Victorian Literature and Culture under new editorship

Tuesday 1st of August 2017 by WebTeam

Rachel Ablow (University at Buffalo, SUNY) and Daniel Hack (University of Michigan) have recently been appointed as the new co-editors of Victorian Literature and Culture, a journal dedicated to publishing cutting-edge scholarship. The editors’ inaugural issue, due in Fall 2018, will be organized around 1,000-word essays on “keywords” of particular interest to the field today. For further …

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BAVS Funding Awards (May 2017 round)

Wednesday 5th of July 2017 by WebTeam

We are delighted to announce the recipients of BAVS funding from our May 2017 funding round, awarding a total of £3007.45 to a range of worthy projects and events. In the ‘Research Funding’ category we would like to congratulate: Rose Roberto Melissa Tricoire In the ‘Events Funding’ category, the following conference organisers have received awards: Kate …

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Three-Month Research Fellowship Opportunity: Armstrong Browning Library

Wednesday 5th of July 2017 by WebTeam

The Armstrong Browning Library (ABL), a world-renowned research centre and rare-collections library devoted to nineteenth-century studies and located at Baylor University, has established a three-month research fellowship opportunity for leading scholars in nineteenth-century studies.   The fellowship includes funding in the amount of $20,000 for a scholar residing outside of North America or $18,000 for a scholar residing within North …

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Nineteenth Century Studies Association Article Prize and Emerging Scholars Award (deadline 1 July)

Monday 12th of June 2017 by WebTeam

The NCSA (Nineteenth Century Studies Association) Article Prize and Emerging Scholars Award July 1st submission deadline is approaching. Information can be found below and on the NCSA website. The 2018 Article Prize recognises excellence in scholarly studies from any discipline on any aspect of the long 19th century. The winner will receive $500, presented at the Annual NCSA Conference in 2018. Entries …

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BAVS Funding Awards (November 2016 round)

Saturday 25th of March 2017 by BAVS Admin

We are delighted to announce the recipients of BAVS funding from our November 2016 funding round.

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CFPs: Curiosity and Desire in Fin-de-Siècle Art and Literature

Tuesday 28th of February 2017 by BAVS Admin

11-12 MAY 2018 WILLIAM ANDREWS CLARK MEMORIAL LIBRARY, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES “Curiosity, and the desire of beauty, have each their place in art, as in all true criticism. When one’s curiosity is deficient, when one is not eager enough for new impressions and new pleasures, one is liable to value mere academical properties …

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CFP – Language Matters: Printing news in English Abroad/ Foreign-Language Publishing in the English-Speaking World

Thursday 12th of January 2017 by BAVS Admin

5th International Transfopress Encounter

Université Paris Diderot (Université Sorbonne Paris Cité), 

16-17 October, 2017, Paris Diderot University & Bibliothèque nationale de France

Date for proposals: 15 February, 2017

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RSVP conference ‘Crossing Borders’ deadline approaching

Monday 9th of January 2017 by BAVS Admin

Research Society for Victorian Periodicals in Freiburg 27th to 29th July 2017.

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Research Society for Victorian Periodicals: Call for Nominations for The Robert and Vineta Colby Scholarly Book Prize 2017

Monday 12th of December 2016 by BAVS Admin

The Research Society for Victorian Periodicals is seeking nominations and suggestions of books published in 2016 which are eligible for consideration for the Robert and Vineta Colby Scholarly Book Prize.

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CFP: NNCN Water, Leeds Trinity University

Sunday 11th of December 2016 by BAVS Admin

Conference date: 7 April 2017

Date for proposals: 30 January 2017

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CFP: Mediating Climate Change

Saturday 10th of December 2016 by BAVS Admin

Event date: 4-6 July 2017

Deadline for proposals: 15 January 2017

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CFP: Form and Reform

Saturday 10th of December 2016 by BAVS Admin

Deadline for abstracts: 15 December 2016

Conference: 27-29 July 2017

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The Afterlives of Eve conference

Thursday 11th of August 2016 by BAVS Admin

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Newcastle University & Durham University, 9-11 September

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BAVS Funding Awards (May 2016 round)

Wednesday 27th of July 2016 by BAVS Admin

We are delighted to announce the recipients of BAVS funding from our May 2016 funding round. In the ‘Research Funding’ category we would like to congratulate: Helen Frisby Freya Gowrley Makiko Hayasaka In the ‘Events Funding’ category, the following conference organisers have received awards: Emily Bowles, ‘After Dickens’ Amelia Yeates and Beth Palmer, ‘Picturing the …

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