RLS 2013: Stevenson conference in Sydney
RLS 2013 will be held in Sydney, Australia, from 8-10 July 2013, at the University of New South Wales.
The conference organizers are Dr Chris Danta and Associate Professor Roslyn Jolly from the School of the Arts and Media.
The conference theme is ‘Stevenson, Time and History’. Topics for discussion include:
- History and historiography
- The historical novel
- Theories of evolution
- The idea of progress
- Generation and degeneration
- Narrative temporalities
- Genealogy and ancestry
- Stages of life: childhood, youth, age
- Memory and nostalgia
- Ancient and modern
The call for papers will go out on 1 September 2012, with a deadline of 1 December 2012. Please direct any enquiries to Roslyn Jolly at email@example.com