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Periodicals in Victorian Britain
Leeds, March 1999

CALL FOR PAPERS A ONE-DAY POSTGRADUATE CONFERENCE PERIODICALS IN VICTORIAN BRITAIN Monday 29th March 1999 School of English University of Leeds
Suggested Topics include: Juvenile Periodicals 'Little Magazines' and Minority Publishing 'Bitextuality' (text-illustration relationships) Correspondence columns Letters to the editor The use of implied readers in editorial/fictional discourse The role of advertisements in periodicals and newspapers Relationships between non-fiction & fictional contributions/contributors Medical periodicals Ladies' periodicals Gentlemen's Periodicals Daily/Weekly Newspapers Working class periodicals University periodicals Periodicals for the Victorian aristocrat Reviews of lectures, art, theatre and novels in the Victorian periodical Literary subgenres and periodical publication 'Mrs Grundy' - censorship and the Victorian periodical Radical periodicals - socialist and suffragist publications Regional periodicals Contracts, copyright and payment The implications of anonymity Novels in periodicals - the effects of serial publication House 'voices': examples and limitations Send proposals (not more than 300 words) to: Cathy Tingle School of English University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT UK E-mail: engcmt@english.novell.leeds.ac.uk Deadline for proposals: 30th November 1998