NeMLA 2020 - “Dusk and Dawn: 17th- and 18th-century French Writers” (Panel)

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Call for Papers
March 5, 2020 to March 8, 2020
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Literature, French History / Studies, Philosophy, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies


51st NeMLA Annual Convention / Boston, MA / March 5-8, 2020

This panel will focus on uncovering the ideas and philosophies proposed by 17th- and 18th-century French writers to criticize, change, or improve their world. We will discuss their personal ideas, beliefs, and value systems in light of the reality of their time. 17th- and 18th-century authors will include female and male philosophers, moralists, essayists, poets, novelists, and playwrights. The method of analysis is open.

Submit abstracts (300 words maximum) by September 30, 2019, to Session ID # 17934

Abstracts must be submitted through NeMLA’s website:


Contact Info: 

Dr. Stéphane Natan, Rider University

Panel Chair

51st Northeast Modern Language Association Annual Convention

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