Modernism in the Green, CFP Modernist Studies Association, November 19-22nd

This is a call for papers for Modernism in the Green, a panel for MSA17 in Boston, Mass next fall. We’re especially interested in poetics-minded projects, so please consider submitting an abstract.

For all its many urban topographies, the literary landscape of modernism contains a startling array of greens, from public and national parks to vacant [ … ]

Call for Papers MSA16 November 6-9, 2014

By Design: Modernism and the Legacies of Nineteenth-Century Landscapes

Gertrude Stein declared the nineteenth century “the dead dead dead nineteenth century.” Ezra Pound called on poets to give up their extensive symbolic codes and Victorian ornamentation in order to “let a hawk be a hawk.” Despite the animosity, or at least impatience, with Victorian [ … ]

MLA 2015 CFP William Carlos Williams

We would welcome poetics-minded approaches to the following CFP:

The William Carlos Williams Society invites short papers for a roundtable
on “Remembering Williams, Williams Remembering” at the 2015 MLA. Papers are
invited but not limited to mindfulness in Williams; poem as archive;
critical and popular reception; sites of memory and monuments in Paterson;
archives, selections, and [ … ]