Call for Papers: Victorian Fears Colloquium – Newman University – June 2018
C A L L F O R P A P E R S: VICTORIAN FEARS COLLOQUIUM NEWMAN UNIVERSITY
MONDAY 18TH JUNE 2018
This interdisciplinary colloquium is open to all postgraduate students.
The organisers particularly welcome proposals in topics such as:
Political ideologies, cultures and settings – Gender masculinity and the ‘ new ‘ woman – Medical, scientific and pseudo-scientific discoveries – Consumer culture, the advent of ‘ modernity ‘ – Church-going, dissent and religious literacy – The Empire, the Union, networks and travel – Education, children and schooling – Perceptions and responses to the ‘ other ‘ in Victorian society.
Proposals may consist of individual papers of 20 minutes or panels comprising of two or three papers. Panels should relate to a common theme and not necessarily bound by a chronological framework.
Please submit your proposal by Wednesday 1st November to email@example.com