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>Subject: CFP: Precision and Soul in Modernism 
>(4/21/06; MSA 8, 10/19/06-10/22/06)
>From: Karen Zumhagen-Yekplé  <[log in to unmask]>
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>Call for papers: Modernist Studies Association 8, October 19-22 2006 Tulsa,
>Oklahoma
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>Precision and Soul in Modernism
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>In 1922, Robert Musil wrote of a „miscommunication between the intellect and
>the soul.¾ „We do not have too much intellect and too little soul¾, he
>continued, „but too little intellect in matters of the soul¾. This panel
>focuses on the ways in which the intellect and the soul are made actively to
>communicate in modernist texts in which the impersonal, the abstract, the
>logical and the technological provide a means of accessing the poetic,
>mystical, epiphanic and extraordinary aspects of the everyday real.
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>Please send 250-500 word proposals and a brief CV to Karen Zumhagen-YekplÈ,
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