>Call for Papers on "Rural Urbanities": how Eighteenth Century novelists
>represent (re-present) the city from the point of view of the country.
>A panel at the South Central Society for Eighteenth Century Studies
>Conference, March 3-5, 2003 in Fort Worth, TX.
>How do Eighteenth Century writers characterize the city from within the
>country/rural setting? How does the city "invade" the country? How is the
>city vilified and on what basis? How do writers approach, handle, justify
>the city as "dangerous" but "civilized," while the country is "innocent" yet
>"savage"? I invite submissions on both British and American literature.
>Please send 300-500 word abstracts/proposals by January 15, 2003 to (e-mail
> Amy E. Harris Tan
> Women's Studies, 607 AH
> University of Houston
> 4800 Calhoun
> Houston, TX 77024
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