Edith Wharton in Florence:
A Sesquicentennial Conference Sponsored by
the Edith Wharton Society
6-8 June 2012
Please join us for the international conference of the Edith Wharton Society in Florence, Italy, celebrating the sesquicentennial of Wharton's birth. The conference directors seek papers focusing on all aspects of Wharton's work, and we especially welcome submissions dealing with the international contexts of her writing. All theoretical approaches welcome.
Through the generosity of Marist College, the conference will be held at Marist's Lorenzo di Medici campus, in the heart of Florence. In addition to panels, there will be a keynote speaker and opportunities for tours of the area.
Please submit 250-500-word abstracts and brief CV to EdithWhartoninFlorence2012@gmail.com
by 15 July 2011.
All conference participants must be members of the Edith Wharton Society
at the time of registration.
For more information about the conference, contact Conference Directors
Meredith Goldsmith (Ursinus College; firstname.lastname@example.org) and
Emily Orlando (Fairfield University; email@example.com).
601 E. Main Street
Collegeville, PA 19426-1000 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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