The University of Colorado Boulder Romanticism Collective and the Romantic Bicentennials project will host a symposium on “Resistance in the Spirit of Romanticism” to be held in Boulder, CO, September 6 - 8, 2018.

This meeting will be part of the ongoing, international celebration commemorating the many milestones of the romantic period being sponsored by the Keats-Shelley Association of America and the Byron Society of America. Plenary talks will be given by Saree Makdisi, professor of English and comparative literature at UCLA, Marjorie Levinson, F. L. Huetwell professor of English at the University of Michigan and Deanna Koretsky, assistant professor at Spelman College. Although the conference call for papers is closed, you are encouraged to attend and support your community of scholars. Registration closed September 1. Please direct any questions about the conference to

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