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Cosa: Russia in american literature, una conferenza organizzata dalla Penn University per celebrare il centenario della Rivoluzione russa. La conferenza accompagna la mostra Russian Revolution: Hope, Tragedy, Myths.

Vi sarà Sue Currell (University of Sussex) come keynote speaker.

Quando e dove: 13 luglio 2017 alla British library di Londra.

Deadline: 1 marzo 2017

Tema e obiettivi: la rappresentazione della Russia nella letteratura americana. Per dare un’idea del perimetro, ecco alcuni temi possibili:

  • Parallels between the Russian and American traditions
  • The influence/impact of Russian literature on American writers
  • Dostoevsky and American literature
  •  American writers in the Soviet Union
  • Representations of Russia in émigré literature
  • US debates around literary models and ideas such as Socialist Realism, Revolutionary Romanticism and proletarian literature
  • American travel narratives of Russia
  • Writers and McCarthyism
  • Cold War literature, including popular fiction, science fiction and spy novels

Come proporsi: inviare un abstract di 250 parole e una breve biografia (in un documento unico!) a Americas@bl.uk con l’oggetto ‘Russia in American Literature’. Per ogni info contattare l’organizzatrice, Mercedes.Aguirre@bl.uk.

Link e altre info:le info complete qui.


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Quoi: Russia in american literature, une conférence organisée par la Penn University à l’occasion du centenaire de la Révolution Russe. A ce propos la conférence accompagne l’exhibition Russian Revolution: Hope, Tragedy, Myths.

Sue Currell (University of Sussex) sera le keynote speaker.

Quand et où: 13 juillet 2017 à la British Library de Londres.

Date limite de soumission: 1er mars 2017

Sujet et objectifs: l’idée est de travailler autour de la représentation de la Russie dans la littérature américaine. Une liste des sujets possibles est:

  • Parallels between the Russian and American traditions
  • The influence/impact of Russian literature on American writers
  • Dostoevsky and American literature
  •  American writers in the Soviet Union
  • Representations of Russia in émigré literature
  • US debates around literary models and ideas such as Socialist Realism, Revolutionary Romanticism and proletarian literature
  • American travel narratives of Russia
  • Writers and McCarthyism
  • Cold War literature, including popular fiction, science fiction and spy novels

Comment se candidater: envoyer un abstract de 250 mots et une courte bio à Americas@bl.uk avec objet ‘Russia in American Literature’. Pour infos l’organisatrice est à disposition: Mercedes.Aguirre@bl.uk.

Liens et autres infos: les infos complètes ici.

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