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Glory Days: A Bruce Springsteen Symposium
West Long Branch, NJ, September 2005

Glory Days: A Bruce Springsteen Symposium
September 9-10, 2005
West Long Branch, New Jersey

Call for Proposals

Proposals are now being accepted for papers for this first-of-its-kind conference for
educators, journalists, historians, musicologists, and anyone interested in the life,
work, and influence of Bruce Springsteen.  Papers will be considered on, but will not
be limited to, the following topics:

Springsteen and American Folklore
Springsteen and Critical Theory
Springsteen and Dylan's American Dreamscapes
Springsteen and Musicianship
Springsteen and Politics of Culture
Springsteen and Musical Legacy
Springsteen and Musical Contemporaries
Springsteen and Rock-n-Roll Iconography

The conference, organized by Penn State University, will be held at Monmouth
University in New Jersey and will include various live acts, as well as keynote
addresses by rock critics and figures from the music industry.

For more information about this program and to submit proposals, please visit the
Web site:
Deadline for proposals: 30 April 2005

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our Web site:

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