The German Studies Call for Papers List
Editor: Stefani Engelstein
Assistant Editor: Olaf Schmidt
Sponsored by the University of Missouri
Info available at: http://grs.missouri.edu/resources/gerlistserv.html
Papers are sought for either the following panel.
Please submit your proposal of 300 words max. to
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. Due: no later than September 15.
ASECS (April 4-7, Cleveland, OH) – This panel is organized on behalf of the North American Goethe Society) see also:
(>>Call for Papers 2013)
The panel proposes to examine Marginalia in Goethe and, more broadly, eighteenth-century German texts, culture, and lives. “Marginalia” are understood literally (i.e., notes, comments, pictures, and decorative elements in the margins of books) as well
as more figuratively. While the panel seeks to emphasize the former, we also will consider papers that draw attention to forgotten, lost, or otherwise marginalized texts; papers illuminating how a marginal detail alters a domineering story; papers that reflect
on how scholarly developments (e.g., interdisciplinarity, transnational collaboration and approaches, technology/digital humanities) enable the focus on marginalia.
Associate Professor of German, Chair
Department of German
Brunswick, ME 04101