Romanticism in Literature.
On the Cross-road of Époques and Cultures
(Dedicated to the 200th birth
anniversary of prominent Georgian romantic poet Nikoloz Baratashvilli)
Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University
Shota Rustaveli Institute of Georgian Literature
Georgian Comparative Literature Association (GCLA)
European University Viadrina
Goethe Institute Georgien
We have a great pleasure to invite
you to participate in the 11th International Symposium
which will take place on 27-29 September, 2017, in Tbilisi, Georgia
The following panel topics will be in
Romantic world-view, themes and motifs;
Aesthetics of romanticism and literary process;
National invariants of romanticism. The issue of the national identity
and cultural markers;
Poetics of romanticism;
Semiotics of romanticism;
Literary canon in the époque of romanticism;
Revolution and romanticism;
Nikoloz Baratashvili and the world romanticism;
Romantic poets in life and work.
For more information,
please, see the Preamble
Round table is due
to be held in the frames of the symposium as well:
Reflexion of Romanticism in a Post-romantic Writing.
Working languages of the Symposium are: Georgian,
The interested applicants should send filled Registration form and
abstracts in English Language electronically to the Organizing Committee.
Abstracts of no more than 250 words, Font - Times New Roman, Size 11, Line
spacing – single.
Please send abstracts and filled registration forms as attachments
to the following e-mail:
Deadline for submitting abstracts has been extended until May 1,
Incorrectly filled application forms (registration form + an
abstract) will not be accepted!
The Organizing Committee preserves the right to select symposium
The approved participants will be sent informational communiqué additionally.
Registration fee for approved participants:
Participation with presentation – € 90
Participation in the Round Table – € 90
Participation with a co-author (if any) - € 150 (for both authors)
Participation without presentation (with a status of an attendee)–€ 50
Participation without attendance (under condition of publication) - € 50
The registration fee includes:
Publications of the symposium program and theses
Coffee/tea breaks during the conference days
Lunch during the conference days
Participants will also be offered a cultural programme.
After the completion of the Symposium proceedings will be published. Authors will receive the scanned files
of their articles (Please, note that the postal service of sending the
proceedings is not included in the registration fee).
Proceedings of the symposium will
appeare in the basis of GOOGLE S CHOLAR.
Featured papers will be published in
an annual Georgian scientific journal of literary theory and comparative
literature which is included in CEEOL, VABB-SHW and ERIH
For further information please contact the Organizing
Committee to the following e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Opening Ceremony of the
at Betsy's Hotel, 32/34 Makashvili St. 0108, Tbilisi, Georgia
Conference Sessions at Iv. Javakhishvili
Tbilisi State University and
Shota Rustaveli Institute of Georgian