Kristeva Circle Conference Pittsburgh Oct. 27-28

Please submit abstracts (500-­‐750 words) on any topic related to the work of Julia Kristeva to We welcome submissions from across all disciplines. Themes may vary from the study of Kristeva’s relevance in the arts, philosophy, theology, disability studies etc. to the study of central themes in
Kristeva’s work: abjection, melancholy, transference.

Abstracts should be suitable for anonymous review; include a separate document with name, paper title, affiliation, and contact information. The deadline for abstracts is April 1, 2017. For more information about the conference, contact Carol M. Bové, or Giuseppina Mecchia,, the conference organizers. For more information about The Kristeva Circle, please visit

We invite graduate students to apply for some funding for travel support to give a paper.