Modern Languages Association Annual Convention:  December 27-30,  
2009, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Call for Papers: MLA
18th- and Early-19th Century German Literature Division
"Lust am Geheimnis":  Esotericism in the Long Eighteenth Century

Possible topics include magic, alchemy, hermeticism, kabbalism,  
secret societies, mystifications, coded language, subtexts, readerly  
initiations, conspiracy theories, taboos.

1-page abstract by 1 March, 2009 to Karin Schutjer, [log in to unmask]

The German Studies Call for Papers List
Editor: Stefani Engelstein
Assistant Editor:  Megan McKinstry
Sponsored by the University of Missouri
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