CFP: UK Sartre Conference 2009

Posted on February 10, 2009


This is a call for papers for the annual one-day conference of the UK Sartre Society (UKSS), which will be held at the Institut français (17 Queensberry Place, London: nearest tube: South Kensington) on Friday 18 September 2009.

We welcome papers (lasting about 30 minutes) on any aspect of Sartre’s life or work: literature, theatre, cinema, philosophy, psychoanalysis, biography and autobiography, journalism and the media, politics, etc, as well as on comparative themes: Sartre in relation to his influences, contemporaries or successors.

Please send proposals for papers (one side of A4 maximum) by 31 May 2009 to the conference organisers:

Dr Benedict O’Donohoe, President of UKSS,
Deputy Director, Sussex Language Institute, University of Sussex, BN1 9SH

Dr Angela Kershaw, Secretary of UKSS,
Senior Lecturer, Department of French Studies, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT

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