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ESSE 2022 Mainz: Deadline extension for Seminar proposals, Poster Sessions and applications for the Doctoral Symposium

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Dear Colleagues,

In agreement with the ESSE President and Lachlan Mackenzie we have decided to extend the deadline for Seminar proposals (as well as Poster Sessions and applications for the Doctoral Symposium) to 28 February 2022.

ESSE 2022 Mainz Call for Papers Poster Sessions, Roundtables and Seminars_revised and corrected January 2022 Doctoral Symposium_second update January 2022

Doctoral Symposium_second update January 2022

We are planning the conference as a live event, but are of course watching the pandemic carefully. If we decide to hold it live, the registration fee will be € 120 (€ 60 reduced rate). Registration will start in late March.

We are also pleased to announce that we have found three very interesting Plenary Speakers:

Professor Claire Connolly (University College Cork, Ireland, Fellow of the Learned Society of Wales and Member of the Royal Irish Academy), author of A Cultural History of the Irish Novel, 1790-1829 (Cambridge University Press, 2011) and Co-Editor (with Marjorie Howes) of the six volume series Irish Literature in Transition, 1700-2020 (Cambridge University Press, 2020) [UCC Research Profiles: Claire Connolly, English]

Professor Christian Mair (University of Freiburg, Germany), author of Twentieth-Century English: History, Variation and Standardization (Cambridge University Press, 2006) [Mair | Chair of English Linguistics — Englisches Seminar (uni-freiburg.de)]

Professor Karen O’Brien (Vice-Chancellor and Warden, Durham University, United Kingdom, formerly Head of the Humanities Division, Oxford University, United Kingdom, Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts), author of Women and Enlightenment in Eighteenth-Century Britain (Cambridge University, 2009) [About Durham University : Professor Karen O’Brien, Vice-Chancellor and Warden – Durham University]

All the best for now!

Rainer Emig

Prof. Dr. Rainer Emig

Department of English and Linguistics

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

Jakob-Welder-Weg 18
55128 Mainz