The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 15.2027 Tuesday, 30 November 2004
From: Edmund Taft <
Date: Monday, 29 Nov 2004 10:21:53 -0500
Subject: Call for Papers: WV Shakespeare Conference
Call for Papers
The Shakespeare and Renaissance Association of West Virginia
This academic year's meeting of WEVSARA, the Shakespeare and Renaissance
Association of West Virginia, will take place on May 19-21, 2005, at
The conference registration fee, payable to Bethany College, is
$40.00. The Friday evening banquet will be a buffet on campus at $20.00.
After-dinner entertainment will be provided.
The conference invites individual papers or complete panels on any
aspect of the English or European Renaissance, from approximately
1500-1660, in history, literary criticism especially on Shakespeare,
Milton, Elizabethan or Jacobean drama, and English Renaissance and
seventeenth-century literature in general), art history, philosophy, and
musicology. Presentations related to the Gunpowder Plot, marking the
400th anniversary are particularly welcome.
Papers read at the conference are eligible for publication in the 2006
volume of *SRASP* -- Shakespeare and Renaissance Association: Selected
Papers, edited by Byron Nelson of West Virginia University.
Professor Hugh Grady of Arcadia University will deliver the keynote
address on "Shakespeare and Impure Aesthetics."
Please send a completed paper (of no more than 20-minutes reading time)
or a detailed abstract (250 words or so) to:
Professor Walt Turner
Chair, Planning Committee
2005 WEVSARA Conference
Department of English
Bethany, WV 26032
Office: (304) 829-7946
FAX (304) 829-7108
Papers or abstracts are due by Friday, February 11, 2005
Notification will be made by Friday, March 11, 2005.
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