Since 2010, scholars of Virginia Woolf from Japan and Korea have held joint conferences on Woolf, exchanging thoughts and sharing friendship. Now, in an effort to increase participation, the 2016 conference is expanding its reach to Woolf scholars in all nations.
The 3rd Korea-Japan Virginia Woolf Conference 2016, Virginia Woolf and Her Legacy in the Age of Globalization, will be held Aug. 25-26, 2016,at Kookmin University, in Seoul, Korea. The two-day conference will focus on critical issues related to Woolf’s legacy in the age of globalization.
Call for Papers
Papers from scholars in any country are welcome. Possible topics might include:
- Virginia Woolf studies in Asia
- Woolf and Victorianism
- Woolf and modernism
- Woolf and life-writing
- Woolf and post-humanism
- Woolf in the age of postConference Conference -feminism.
- Papers on any other topics that will refresh our perspectives on Woolf’s works and widen the horizon of Woolf studies are also welcome.
Please send 250-word abstracts in English and a one-page CV to the office of the Virginia Woolf Society of Korea at firstname.lastname@example.org by Jan. 15, 2016. You will receive the official notification of acceptance by March 15, 2016.
Regular Fee: 50 USD
Fee for Graduate Students: 25 USD
Abstracts/Papers Submission Date: Jan. 15, 2016
Notification of Acceptance (by Email): March 15, 2016
Final Papers for Conference Proceedings: July 15, 2016