“Too Little, Too Late”: Decadence and Incompleteness in the Victorian Era (International)

Deadline: February 7, 2014

Date: April 26, 2014

Location: Glendon College, York University, Toronto

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The Victorian Studies Association of Ontario executive invites proposals for three 20-minute papers to be presented at the Association’s 47th annual conference at Glendon College, York University, Toronto, on April 26, 2014.

We invite proposals to interpret the conference theme in broad and imaginative ways. Papers might address:

belatedness
inattention or indifference
embellishment, ornament, frills
unfinished, underdeveloped, or unfulfilled work
superfluity and superficiality
the un/de/dis-composed
decay, degeneration, and extinction
sketches, drafts, notes

Please send electronic copies of proposals (300-500 words) and a brief biographical statement to Alison Syme alison.syme@utoronto.ca by February 7, 2014.

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