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Mary Shelley

19th Century Research Seminar

The 19th Century Research Seminar, or 19CRS, at Baylor University provides an interdisciplinary forum for faculty and graduate students in and outside of Baylor to present original research in all areas of nineteenth-century studies.

Spring 2014 Schedule

Friday, February 21, 3:30-4:30, Armstrong Browning Library Lecture Room
Dr. Sarah Walden, Baylor
"Tasteful Domesticity: Women's Rhetoric and the American Cookbook"

Friday, April 4, 3:30-4:30, Armstrong Browning Library Lecture Room
Dr. Melissa Bailes, Tulane
"The Psychologization of Geological Catastrophe in Mary Shelley's The Last Man

Friday, May 9, 3:30-4:30, Armstrong Browning Library Lecture Room
Winners of the Graduate Student Paper Award*

*If you would like to submit your paper, email an 8-10 page paper, a brief CV, and a 250-word abstract to Dr. King and to Jeremy Land by Friday, April 4. Also request an email of support from a professor. Open to graduate students in any discipline with papers relevant to the 19th-century.

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