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Victorian Futures 2011

July 29, 2011 – July 31, 2011

1156 High St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

United States

831-459-2103; dpjucsc.edu

Type: Fair/Festival

Web site: http://dickens.ucsc.edu/vf.html

Events: http://dickens.ucsc.edu/vf-sched.pdf

Amenities: food/drink

Description: Victorian Futures

"The Victorian Futures conference will be held at the University of California, Santa Cruz, beginning at 4:00 pm on Friday, July 29, and concluding at lunchtime on Sunday, July 31.

The conference includes two wonderful keynote speakers, Jay Clayton, Vanderbilt University (author of Charles Dickens in Cyberspace: The Afterlife of the Nineteenth Century in Postmodern Culture) and Andrew Elfenbein, University of Minnesota (author of Romanticism and the Rise of English), and an array of concurrent panels, all dedicated to exploring the theme of Victorian Futures.

Panel topics include The Afterlives of Victorian Fiction, Counterfactual Futures, and Futures for Victorian Studies.

Selected Panelists:

Emily Allen, Purdue Univ.
Maria Bachman, Coastal Carolina Univ.
Galia Benziman, Open Univ. of Israel
Carolyn Berman, The New School
Peter Capuano, Univ. of Nebraska-Lincoln
Susan Cook, Southern New Hampshire Univ.
Iain Crawford, Univ. of Delaware
Dino Felluga, Purdue Univ.
Ryan Fong, UC Davis
Melissa Gregory, Univ. of Toledo
Priti Joshi, Univ. of Puget Sound
Rachael Scarborough King, New York Univ.
Margaret Kolb, UC Berkeley
Deanna Kreisel, Univ. of British Columbia
Alexandra Lewis, Univ. of Warwick
Stefanie Markovits, Yale Univ.
Rebecca Mitchell, Univ. of Texas - Pan-American
Deborah Morse, College of William and Mary
John S. Morton, Univ. of Greenwich
Lillian Nayder, Bates College
Muireann O'Cinneide, NUI, Galway
Bryan Rasmussen, California Lutheran Univ.
Becky Richardson, Stanford Univ.
Jason Rudy, Univ. of Maryland
Lara Rutherford, UC Santa Barbara
Zachary Samalin, CUNY
Danny Sexton, Univ. of Arkansas
Carrie Lynn Sickmann, Indiana Univ.
Tyson Stolte, New Mexico State Univ.
Deborah Thomas, Villanova Univ.
Alice VillaseƱor, Univ. of Southern California"

(from the official website)

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