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September 14 @ 8:00 am - September 17 @ 5:00 pm

14-17 September 2022 free online event
Call for Papers
The conference Modernism1922: Celebrating Distinctions honours 1922 as annus mirabilis for modernism, from many different perspectives. It aims to uncover new views on what set the 1922 modernist events apart, but also on how they compare and impacted each other, e.g., with regard to art ideology, aesthetics, philosophy, religion,… Keynote speakers are:
Clare Hutton, Loughborough UniversityWomen and the Making of Ulysses
James C. Klagge, Virginia Tech.Wittgenstein’s Tractatus and the Great War
Philomeen Lelieveldt, Netherlands Music InstituteIdo Eyl’s visit to the French musical avantgarde
Michael North, UCLA1922: A Centenary Dismemberment

We welcome papers from different disciplines, particularly those that pursue an interdisciplinary approach to this seminal modernist moment. Please submit a 250-word proposal and short biography (as a pdf or docx attachment) before 16th June 2022 to:  and . We also welcome artistic contributions - short film, music and visual arts. 

Greg Chase, College of the Holy Cross,  Author of: Wittgenstein and Modernist Fiction: The Language of Acknowledgment.Anthem Press, 2022
Jaap van der Does, Radboud University, 
Author of: Passed over in Silence: On Wittgenstein’s Tractatus and its System College Publications 2011