Graduate Student Conference

Call for Papers: Legacies

A cross-disciplinary student conference hosted by the Nineteenth-Century Group at the University of Toronto.

The theme of this year's conference is the cultural manifestations of inheritance in the period 1780-1901. Possible topics might include, but are not limited to:

We encourage papers and panels which investigate literature, history, drama, fashion, economics, music and the performative arts, theology, philosophy, the law, technology and industrial design, politics and science in the period.

Please send 300-500 word abstracts (3 copies) postmarked no later than June 1, 1996 to:

Legacies Conference Committee
Graduate Department of English
University of Toronto
7 King's College Circle
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 1A1

Abstracts and queries can also be e-mailed to Ann-Barbara Graff at or faxed to 416-978-5184.

The Conference Web Site will be maintained by Paul Beidler at