Conference CFP: International Yeats Society and Yeats Society of Japan

A joint conference of the International Yeats Society and the Yeats Society of Japan will be held in Kyoto from December 15-16, 2018. 
Themes:  Any topic on Yeats is welcome, but the following theme is particularly encouraged:
“Yeats and Laughter”
   Topics may include:
-thematic concerns on laughter in Yeats poems/plays
-cultural considerations on Yeatsean humor and Modernism
-laughter in post-Yeats poets/writers
-Yeats and Kyogen
-laughter in Irish folklore and mythology
Please submit abstracts (250 words) to the Yeats Society of Japan by 31 July:
See the Yeats Society of Japan website for more details: