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CFP: [Professional] SCMLA 2009 Women's Caucus

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Saturday, January 17, 2009 - 8:50pm
Linda Byrd Cook

Women's Caucus of the SCMLA: "SECRETS: The Shocking Truth about Being
Female in Academe": For female academics, important, necessary
information often remains hidden--unwritten and unspoken. This panel
seeks papers that interrogate the revelation of these SECRETS. Papers of
personal experience as well as general observation are welcomed. Please
send papers or 500-word abstracts by March 27, 2009 to
LindaCook_at_shsu.edu.
Chair: Dr. Linda Byrd Cook, Sam Houston State University, Dept. of
English.

CFP: [Graduate] "Romantic Biographies" (UK conference)

updated: 
Saturday, January 17, 2009 - 12:57pm
Dr. Daniel Cook

"Romantic Biographies"
Writing Lives and Afterlives, c.1770-1835

The Early Careers and Postgraduate Conference for
The British Association for Romantic Studies

8 May 2009

Research Institute for the Humanities, Keele University (U.K.)

CFP: [International] "Romantic Biographies" (UK conference)

updated: 
Saturday, January 17, 2009 - 12:56pm
Dr. Daniel Cook

"Romantic Biographies"
Writing Lives and Afterlives, c.1770-1835

The Early Careers and Postgraduate Conference for
The British Association for Romantic Studies

8 May 2009

Research Institute for the Humanities, Keele University (U.K.)

CFP: [Romantic] "Romantic Biographies" (UK conference)

updated: 
Saturday, January 17, 2009 - 12:54pm
Dr. Daniel Cook

"Romantic Biographies"
Writing Lives and Afterlives, c.1770-1835

The Early Careers and Postgraduate Conference for
The British Association for Romantic Studies

8 May 2009

Research Institute for the Humanities, Keele University (U.K.)

UPDATE: [18th] Extending Deadline for Aphra Behn Conference

updated: 
Friday, January 16, 2009 - 8:37pm
Michael Rex

The Deadline for submitting papers and proposals for 20th Aphra Behn and
Women in the Arts Conference has been extended to 15 April, 2009.

Send short abstracts to Michael Rex, Assistant Professor of English
                        Cumberland University
                        Lebanon, TN 37087

mrex_at_cumberland.edu

See Aphra Behn Society webite for more info:
http://www.oldroads.org/behn/home.htm

UPDATE: [18th] Extending Deadline for Aphra Behn Conference

updated: 
Friday, January 16, 2009 - 8:36pm
Michael Rex

The Deadline for submitting papers and proposals for 20th Aphra Behn and
Women in the Arts Conference has been extended to 15 April, 2009.

Send short abstracts to Michael Rex, Assistant Professor of English

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CFP: [American] Melville and His Books, MLA 2009

updated: 
Friday, January 16, 2009 - 5:27pm
Peter Norberg

Modern Language Association Convention
Philadelphia, 27-30 December 2009
Sponsored by the Melville Society

Herman Melville: A Writer and his Books

CFP: [American] The 2009 Futures Of American Studies Institute

updated: 
Friday, January 16, 2009 - 3:11pm
James E. Dobson

DARTMOUTH COLLEGE ANNOUNCES
THE 2009 FUTURES OF AMERICAN STUDIES INSTITUTE

http://www.dartmouth.edu/~futures

RE-CONFIGURATIONS OF AMERICAN STUDIES

MONDAY, JUNE 22 - SATURDAY, JUNE 26, 2009

DIRECTOR: Donald E. Pease (Dartmouth College)
CO-DIRECTORS: Elizabeth Dillon (Northeastern University)
                    Winfried Fluck (Freie Universitaet, Berlin)
                    Eric W. Lott (University of Virginia)

INSTITUTE FACULTY:

CFP: [General] SCMLA Special Session: History and/of the Novel

updated: 
Friday, January 16, 2009 - 3:08pm
Jason Solinger

History and/of the Novel. This panel invites papers that examine how
English writing has drawn the boundaries between history and fiction since
the novel's emergence in the eighteenth century. Abstracts due by February
15, 2009. Jason Solinger, U of Mississippi, Dept. of English;
jason.solinger_at_gmail.com

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Received on Fri Jan 16 2009 - 10:08:53 EST

CFP: [General] The Interpretation and Influence of Greek Myths (RMMLA 2009; deadline March 1)

updated: 
Thursday, January 15, 2009 - 11:39pm
Anita Nikkanen

2009 Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA) Convention at Cliff
Lodge in Snowbird, Utah
October 8-10, 2009

The panel on ‘The Interpretation and Influence of Greek Myths’ is seeking
proposals for 15-20 min. presentations. Papers may explore a wide range of
topics pertaining to Greek myths, whether in ancient Greek literature or
later literature in any language or period influenced by them; they may
treat the use of these myths in a variety of genres and types of discourse,
from poetry to philosophy and traditional narrative to nonfiction.

CFP: [Ethnic] The Rule of Law: Legal Studies in the Liberal Arts

updated: 
Thursday, January 15, 2009 - 9:34pm
Matthew Anderson

Call for Applications:

The Rule of Law: Legal Studies and the Liberal Arts

A National Endowment for the Humanities
Summer Institute for College and University Professors
June 15 - July 17, 2009 (5 weeks)

Where and how does the idea of the rule of law originate in the Western
tradition? What is its history in the United States? What are its key
texts, traditions, and institutions? How does it emerge in the artistic and
literary imagination? Is there more than one rule of law in the American
experience, and, if so, how do local “rules of law” comport with a national
identity?

CFP: [Ethnic] The Rule of Law: Legal Studies in the Liberal Arts

updated: 
Thursday, January 15, 2009 - 9:33pm
Matthew Anderson

Call for Applications:

The Rule of Law: Legal Studies and the Liberal Arts

A National Endowment for the Humanities
Summer Institute for College and University Professors
June 15 - July 17, 2009 (5 weeks)

Where and how does the idea of the rule of law originate in the Western
tradition? What is its history in the United States? What are its key
texts, traditions, and institutions? How does it emerge in the artistic and
literary imagination? Is there more than one rule of law in the American
experience, and, if so, how do local “rules of law” comport with a national
identity?

CFP: [General] The Rule of Law: Legal Studies in the Liberal Arts

updated: 
Thursday, January 15, 2009 - 9:33pm
Matthew Anderson

Call for Applications:

The Rule of Law: Legal Studies and the Liberal Arts

A National Endowment for the Humanities
Summer Institute for College and University Professors
June 15 - July 17, 2009 (5 weeks)

Where and how does the idea of the rule of law originate in the Western
tradition? What is its history in the United States? What are its key
texts, traditions, and institutions? How does it emerge in the artistic and
literary imagination? Is there more than one rule of law in the American
experience, and, if so, how do local “rules of law” comport with a national
identity?

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