CFP: “The Authenticity of Emotions: Sceptical and Sympathetic Sociability in the Eighteenth-Century British Public Sphere” (abstracts due 30 June 2012)

“The Authenticity of Emotions: Sceptical and Sympathetic Sociability in the Eighteenth-Century British Public Sphere”

(abstracts due 30 June 2012).

An interdisciplinary “Collaboratory” convened by The ARC Centre for Excellence for the History of Emotions at The Science Exchange, 55 Exchange Place, Adelaide, SA.

18 and 19 September 2012.

Keynote speakers: Michael Frazer, Philosophy, Harvard University; W.Gerrard Parrott, Psychology, Georgetown University; Laura J. Rosenthal, English, University of Maryland.

Convenors: David Lemmings, History, University of Adelaide, and ARC Centre for the History of Emotions; Heather Kerr, English, University of Adelaide, and ARC Centre for the History of Emotions; Robert Phiddian, English, Flinders University, and ARC Centre for the History of Emotions.

Registration opens: 28 May 2012
Deadline for papers: 13 August 2012
Registration closes: 7 September 2012
Conference cost: $80 (incl GST)
Contact janet.hart to register but not give a paper

More information at

www.hss.adelaide.edu.au/historypolitics/conferences/
or download the flyer: 2012CollabCFP_flyerfinal
Enquiries to Professor David Lemmings: david.lemmings@adelaide.edu.au

[ from Heather Kerr

Associate Dean, Higher Degrees Research
Senior Lecturer in English and Creative Writing
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
University of Adelaide
Adelaide 5005 SA]