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CFP: 19C Theatre and the Visual Arts (UK) (4/30/06; 7/13/06-7/15/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
Kate Newey

Call for Papers
Ruskinian Theatre: The Victorian Theatre and the Visual Arts (Lancaster
University, 13-15 July 2006)

Proposals are invited for papers and respondents for a 2 day colloquium
sponsored by the History Department and the Ruskin Programme at
Lancaster University, and the Department of Drama and Theatre Arts,
University of Birmingham.

CFP: 19C Theatre and the Visual Arts (UK) (4/30/06; 7/13/06-7/15/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
Kate Newey

Call for Papers
Ruskinian Theatre: The Victorian Theatre and the Visual Arts (Lancaster
University, 13-15 July 2006)

Proposals are invited for papers and respondents for a 2 day colloquium
sponsored by the History Department and the Ruskin Programme at
Lancaster University, and the Department of Drama and Theatre Arts,
University of Birmingham.

CFP: 19C Theatre and the Visual Arts (UK) (4/30/06; 7/13/06-7/15/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
Kate Newey

Call for Papers
Ruskinian Theatre: The Victorian Theatre and the Visual Arts (Lancaster
University, 13-15 July 2006)

Proposals are invited for papers and respondents for a 2 day colloquium
sponsored by the History Department and the Ruskin Programme at
Lancaster University, and the Department of Drama and Theatre Arts,
University of Birmingham.

CFP: John Donne at Kalamazoo (9/15/05; Kalamazoo, 5/4/06-5/7/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
Vander Ploeg, Scott D \(Madisonville\)

Sponsored Session at International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, May 4-7, 2006
 
The John Donne Society welcomes 15-20 minute papers on any aspect of John Donne studies. Scholars who would like to contribute may send 300-word abstracts/proposals and Abstract Cover Sheet

< http://www.wmich.edu/medieval/congress/41cfp/forms/Abstract_Cover_Sheet.pdf >

to the session chair:

        Dr. Scott D. Vander Ploeg < scott.vanderploeg_at_kctcs.edu <mailto:scott.vanderploeg_at_kctcs.edu> >.

BY SEPTEMBER 15

 

CFP: John Donne at Kalamazoo (9/15/05; Kalamazoo, 5/4/06-5/7/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
Vander Ploeg, Scott D \(Madisonville\)

Sponsored Session at International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, May 4-7, 2006
 
The John Donne Society welcomes 15-20 minute papers on any aspect of John Donne studies. Scholars who would like to contribute may send 300-word abstracts/proposals and Abstract Cover Sheet

< http://www.wmich.edu/medieval/congress/41cfp/forms/Abstract_Cover_Sheet.pdf >

to the session chair:

        Dr. Scott D. Vander Ploeg < scott.vanderploeg_at_kctcs.edu <mailto:scott.vanderploeg_at_kctcs.edu> >.

BY SEPTEMBER 15

 

CFP: Teaching the Novel and Short Fiction (11/30/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
James Kelley

Academic Exchange Quarterly, a peer-reviewed journal appearing in print
and electronic format, will include in its Spring 2006 issue a special
focus on Teaching the Novel and Short Fiction. Literature and creative
writing instructors at universities, community colleges, and high
schools are invited to submit short, academic essays to the journal.

To have your work considered for the Spring 2006 issue, please submit a
manuscript of 2,500 to 3,000 words by November 30, 2005. (Publication in
later issues is also a possibility.) All submissions undergo a
double-blind peer review.

UPDATE: General Papers and Managing Your PhD (8/7/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
pgeng.submissions_at_durham.ac.uk

Deadline extended:

The University of Durham's Online Journal
POSTGRADUATE ENGLISH:
A Journal and Forum for Postgraduates in English in the UK and Europe

Invites postgraduates studying in the UK and Europe to submit papers of not
more than 7000 words on a topic of YOUR CHOICE in the broad range of English
Studies for issue 12 (September 2005) of our refereed online journal. Papers
must conform to the MLA guidelines for presentation and be received no later
than

EXTENDED DEADLINE: AUGUST 7, 2005.

UPDATE: General Papers and Managing Your PhD (8/7/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
pgeng.submissions_at_durham.ac.uk

Deadline extended:

The University of Durham's Online Journal
POSTGRADUATE ENGLISH:
A Journal and Forum for Postgraduates in English in the UK and Europe

Invites postgraduates studying in the UK and Europe to submit papers of not
more than 7000 words on a topic of YOUR CHOICE in the broad range of English
Studies for issue 12 (September 2005) of our refereed online journal. Papers
must conform to the MLA guidelines for presentation and be received no later
than

EXTENDED DEADLINE: AUGUST 7, 2005.

CFP: Out of Time: Fiction Film and the Non-Chronological Plot (8/15/05; SCMS, 3/2/06-3/5/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
Jackson, Tony

PANEL PROPOSAL: SCMS conference, Vancouver BC March 2006
Tony Jackson, Associate Prof of English, Grad Coordinator
University of North Carolina, Charlotte

Out of time: fiction film and the non-chronological plot

This panel will explore the nature and implications of fiction films
that feature non-chronological plots. In recent years we have had
interesting new additions to this mode of filmic storytelling: in the
US, Pulp Fiction, 21 Grams, and Memento for example. What can we learn
about filmic storytelling, temporality in film, and therefore
storytelling and temporality in general by studying such films? All
theoretical orientations welcome.

CFP: 2nd Intl Symposium on Minorities and Minor Literatures (Morocco) (11/31/05; 3/11/06-3/12/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
Mr larbi touaf

The English Department at Mohamed I University in
Oujda, Morocco is delighted to announce its 2nd
International Symposium on Minorities and Minor
Literatures to be held 11-12 March 06. This year we
welcome interdisciplinary paper proposals on topics
related to "The Ethics and Politics of de/constructing
identity in literature, art, and the humanities".
We are particularly interested in the following:
The ways in which literary texts uphold or dismantle
the identity categories of race, nation, class,
gender, etc.; the strategies through which literary
texts or art works acknowledge and negotiate cultural
difference; and the ways in which they contribute to

CFP: 2nd Intl Symposium on Minorities and Minor Literatures (Morocco) (11/31/05; 3/11/06-3/12/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
Mr larbi touaf

The English Department at Mohamed I University in
Oujda, Morocco is delighted to announce its 2nd
International Symposium on Minorities and Minor
Literatures to be held 11-12 March 06. This year we
welcome interdisciplinary paper proposals on topics
related to "The Ethics and Politics of de/constructing
identity in literature, art, and the humanities".
We are particularly interested in the following:
The ways in which literary texts uphold or dismantle
the identity categories of race, nation, class,
gender, etc.; the strategies through which literary
texts or art works acknowledge and negotiate cultural
difference; and the ways in which they contribute to

CFP: 2nd Intl Symposium on Minorities and Minor Literatures (Morocco) (11/31/05; 3/11/06-3/12/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
Mr larbi touaf

The English Department at Mohamed I University in
Oujda, Morocco is delighted to announce its 2nd
International Symposium on Minorities and Minor
Literatures to be held 11-12 March 06. This year we
welcome interdisciplinary paper proposals on topics
related to "The Ethics and Politics of de/constructing
identity in literature, art, and the humanities".
We are particularly interested in the following:
The ways in which literary texts uphold or dismantle
the identity categories of race, nation, class,
gender, etc.; the strategies through which literary
texts or art works acknowledge and negotiate cultural
difference; and the ways in which they contribute to

CFP: Filming the Ethnic City (8/15/05; SCMS, 3/2/06-3/5/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
Stan Corkin

 Filming the Ethnic City

We're looking for papers that consider films that portray ethnic communities
in urban environments. Papers could look at one film or a number of films.
We are particularly interested in analysis concerned with the movement of
ethnic populations since the mid-1970s, as the international economy is
becoming increasingly globalized.=

Please send a 200-300 word abstract and a brief cv to either
Stan Corkin Stanley.corkin_at_uc.edu
or
Jana Braziel Jana.Braziel_at_uc.edu

Deadline is August 15.

CFP: Filming the Ethnic City (8/15/05; SCMS, 3/2/06-3/5/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
Stan Corkin

 Filming the Ethnic City

We're looking for papers that consider films that portray ethnic communities
in urban environments. Papers could look at one film or a number of films.
We are particularly interested in analysis concerned with the movement of
ethnic populations since the mid-1970s, as the international economy is
becoming increasingly globalized.=

Please send a 200-300 word abstract and a brief cv to either
Stan Corkin Stanley.corkin_at_uc.edu
or
Jana Braziel Jana.Braziel_at_uc.edu

Deadline is August 15.

CFP: Romantic Fiction: Satin Sheets (11/15/05; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/8/06-2/11/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
UdonLover_at_aol.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Romance Fiction: Satin Sheets

Romance Writers & Writing

Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
Annual Regional Conference
February 8-11, 2006
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Conference Hotel:
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102
phone: 1.505.842.1234
fax: 1.505.766.6710

UPDATE: Realism and Naturalism in Film Studies (10/15/05; 5/5/06-5/6/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
RSinger736_at_aol.com

CFP--(update) International Conference on Realism and Naturalism in Film
Studies

The AIZEN (International Association devoted to Zola and Naturalism) and the
City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Program in Film Studies solicit
submissions for a jointly-sponsored conference on "Realism and Naturalism in
Film Studies" to be held at the:

CUNY Graduate Center,
New York City, USA
MAY 5th--6th, 2006

CFP: Henry James Reference Book (no deadline; book)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
Jeff Soloway

> CFP: Henry James reference book (no deadline; book)
>
> Facts On File, a New York publisher of reference books for schools and
> libraries, is seeking a scholar to write a one-volume reference book on
> Henry James, focusing on critical analysis of his works. The ideal author
> will have a Ph.D., broad knowledge of James's life and works, and an
> ability to write clearly and succinctly for students in both high school

CFP: Henry James Reference Book (no deadline; book)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
Jeff Soloway

> CFP: Henry James reference book (no deadline; book)
>
> Facts On File, a New York publisher of reference books for schools and
> libraries, is seeking a scholar to write a one-volume reference book on
> Henry James, focusing on critical analysis of his works. The ideal author
> will have a Ph.D., broad knowledge of James's life and works, and an
> ability to write clearly and succinctly for students in both high school

CFP: Duras and Cinema (9/1/05; anthology)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
Julie Beaulieu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Marguerite Duras and Cinema (anthology)
Co-editors: Julie Beaulieu and Rosanna Maule

Il y a des films qui restent, il y a des films qui se dissipent dans les
heures qui suivent leur vision. (Marguerite Duras, Les yeux verts,
1980).

Abstract

CFP: Literature/Film Quarterly (ongoing; journal)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:35pm
Literature Film Quarterly

Literature/Film Quarterly, the longest-standing publication devoted to
adaptation studies, is soliciting essays on any topic related to film
adaptaions. Topics include, but are not limited to, Explorations of
the wide-ranging intertextuality of literature and film;Locating
specific texts and adaptations of them within their own cultural
moment;Analysis of why, how, and to what effect particular texts are
adapted, made new, or remade;Analysis of the intersection,
inter-illumination, and collision of different media.Articles on
individual movies, on different cinematic adaptations of a single
literary work, on a director's style of adaptation, on the "cinematic"

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