Call for Papers
Florida International University Symposium on 19th Century Spanish and Spanish American Literatures - April 1-2, 2011
Sponsored by the Department of Modern Languages
We welcome proposals for papers and panels about 19th Century Spanish and Spanish- American Literatures.
The deadline for submission is January 7, 2011.
Suggested topic headings or panel requests include but are not limited to:
Realism and Naturalism
Nationalism in Literature
Nineteenth Century Literature into Film
1898 in Hispanic Literature
Narratives of Decadence and Degeneration
19th Century Drama
Africanism and Orientalism
Essay and Journalism
Influence of Europe's Literature in Spanish and Spanish-American Literatures
If you are interested in presenting a paper or in organizing a session, please E-mail a one-page abstract (250 words) and a title page with the author's name, address and phone no later than January 7, 2011 to:
Professor Joan Torres-Pou
Florida International University, Modesto Maidique Campus
Papers may be written in Spanish or English. Length should not exceed 10 double-spaced pages (reading time: 20 minutes). Registration fee is $165. A revised version of selected papers will be considered for publication in a collective volume.