International Yeats Society Conference 2017, New York City

International Yeats Society Conference 2017

October 20-22, 2017, New York City

Hosted and sponsored by The New School University * Fordham University * New York University/Glucksman Ireland House * Williams College

Call for papers and panel proposals.

The following themes and topics are particularly encouraged:

1917: The Wild Swans at Coole; At The Hawk’s Well; The Cat and the Moon; Yeats’s marriage to Georgie Hyde-Lees/the automatic writing; the acquisition of Thoor Ballylee; Yeats in the wake of the Rising

Yeats in America: The U.S.A. lecture tours; Yeats’s American publications; W.B.Yeats/the Yeats family in New York.

Please send preliminary paper abstracts (250 words) and panel proposals to James Pethica at: by May 1, 2017.

Conference details, including hotel and travel information, will be announced shortly.