December 22, 2000


A Call For Papers

Poetic Discourses at Play 2001: Hispanic, Luso-Brazilian and Latino/a Poetry Conference.

Honorary Poet: Raul Zurita, National Poet of Chile (2000)

April 19-21, 2001

University of California, Irvine

Department of Spanish & Portuguese

Deadline for submission of abstracts: January 15, 2001

Papers on any aspect of Hispanic, Luso-Brazilian or Latino/a poetry (poets, works, styles, themes, theories, history, etc.) will be considered. Please send a 250-300 word abstract (double-spaced and clearly titled) to the Conference Directors. Reading time of papers will be limited to 20 minutes.

Papers may be presented in Spanish, Portuguese or English. Include a cover sheet with the following information: name, mailing address, telephone numbers and E-mail address, academic affiliation, and paper title.

Send submissions and correspondence to: David Faught & Martin Gibbs E-mail: mlgibbs@uci.edu. Department of Spanish & Portuguese, University of California Irvine, CA 92697-5275. Tel: (949)824-6901 Fax: (949)824-2803

We welcome inquiries via surface mail, E-mail, or fax.

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