CFP London Nineteenth-Century Studies Seminar Graduate Conference (19 January 2019; Deadline 14 December 2018)

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 14, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, British History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Literature

This year’s London Nineteenth-Century Studies Seminar Graduate Conference will take place on Saturday 19th January 2019 at Senate House, University of London.

Keynote Speaker: Professor Regenia Gagnier (Exeter): ‘Global Circulation and the Long Nineteenth Century’

We welcome proposals for ten-minute papers on any aspect of literature, culture, art, and history in the long nineteenth century.
Themes may include, but are not limited to:

- Media and technology
- Art, architecture, and aesthetics
- Social and cultural history
- Production of literary cultures
- Gender and sexuality
- Performance and the spectacle
- Religion and ethics
- Representations of Empire

The conference is intended as a cross- and inter-disciplinary forum where postgraduate researchers working on any aspect of the long nineteenth century can present and discuss their research in a supportive and stimulating environment.

Please send abstracts of 200 words, along with a short biography (50 words) to 19thGradSymposium@gmail.com by 14th December 2018. The committee will confirm your inclusion in the programme shortly after that date. For more information, please see https://19thcenturygradconference.home.blog/.