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CFP: [Theory] Critical Sense: Institutional Memory/Memorializing Institutions

updated: 
Sunday, December 28, 2008 - 8:58pm
Ben Krupicka

CRITICAL SENSE: A JOURNAL OF POLITICAL AND CULTURAL THEORY

CALL FOR PAPERS SPRING 2009

Institutional Memory/Memorializing Institutions

Critical Sense, an interdisciplinary journal supported by the Townsend
Center at the University of California, Berkeley, invites submissions for
its Spring 2009 issue on different modalities and understandings of memory,
remembrance and recollection.

UPDATE: [Rhetoric-Composition] Proposal Submissions: 2009 Feminism(s) and Rhetoric(s) Conference (Feb. 1, 2009; October 7-10, 20

updated: 
Sunday, December 28, 2008 - 1:11pm
Jessica Rivait

Proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, and alternative sessions are now
being accepted for the 2009 Feminisms and Rhetorics conference to be held
at Michigan State University October 7-10, 2009. Proposal submissions are
due by Sunday, February 1, 2009. To submit a proposal, please visit our
websites at www.femrhet.cwshrc.org and http://kairos.wide.msu.edu/~femrhet/

UPDATE: [Rhetoric-Composition] Proposal Submissions: 2009 Feminism(s) and Rhetoric(s) Conference (Feb. 1, 2009; October 7-10, 20

updated: 
Sunday, December 28, 2008 - 12:54pm
Jessica Rivait

Proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, and alternative sessions are now
being accepted for the 2009 Feminisms and Rhetorics conference to be held
at Michigan State University October 7-10, 2009. Proposal submissions are
due by Sunday, February 1, 2009. To submit a proposal, please visit our
websites at www.femrhet.cwshrc.org and http://kairos.wide.msu.edu/~femrhet/

CFP: [American] Teaching American Literature

updated: 
Sunday, December 28, 2008 - 11:28am
Patricia Bostian

The peer-reviewed online journal Teaching American Literature: A Journal
of Theory and Practice (TALTP) is seeking articles for upcoming issues.

Winter 2009 Issue Theme: Teaching American Literature Electronically
Deadline for manuscript submission is February 28, 2009

Spring 2009 Issue Theme: Teaching the Literature of Place
Deadline for manuscript submission is May 30, 2009

CFP: [Medieval] Panel on Medieval-Themed Science Fiction (1/15/09; Plymouth State Medieval Forum 4/24-25/09)

updated: 
Saturday, December 27, 2008 - 9:24pm
Michael A Torregrossa

The Society for the Study of Popular Culture and the Middle Ages is
organizing a session or series of sessions devoted to the theme of “Can
the Middle Ages Have a Future? Re-Creations of the Medieval in Works of
Science Fiction” for the 2009 Medieval and Renaissance Forum to be held a
Plymouth State University, Plymouth, NH, from 24-25 April. We are
especially interested in papers that interrogate sci fi medievalisms and
Umberto Eco’s famous formulation of ten post-medieval Middle Ages in
“Dreaming the Middle Ages” and “The New Middle Ages” published in Travels
in Hyperreality. Please email us ASAP if you’d be interested in

CFP: [20th] Teaching First World War Texts: A Dialogue between Literature and History (1/25; NACBS 11/6-8/09)

updated: 
Friday, December 26, 2008 - 12:20am
Douglas Higbee

North American Conference of British Studies
Annual Meeting
Louisville, Kentucky
November 6-8, 2009

Teaching First World War Texts: A Dialogue between Literature and History

Seeking proposals for a roundtable (4 panelists) offering interesting and
pedagogically articulate approaches to teaching First World War texts.
The aim of the roundtable is to foster a discussion largely between
teachers of literature and historyâ€"keeping in mind the complexly related
and often multi-focal nature of both disciplines. Stronger proposals
will correlate a specific classroom approach with a general pedagogical
underpinning.

A few questions/topics to consider:

CFP: [General] Video Gaming, Citizenship, and Civic Engagement in the United States

updated: 
Wednesday, December 24, 2008 - 6:39am
Carly Kocurek

Call for Panelists: Video Gaming, Citizenship, and Civic Engagement in the
United States

DEADLINE: January 10

"Video Gaming, Citizenship, and Civic Engagement in the United States,"
panel for the American Studies Association Annual Meeting, Washington D.C.,
November 5-8, 2009

CFP: [Graduate] 15th Annual French and Italian Conference at OSU

updated: 
Tuesday, December 23, 2008 - 8:39pm
Jacob Schott

XV Annual FIGSA Conference
April 3rd and 4th, 2009
The Ohio State Universityâ€"Columbus, OH.

Crossing Borders / Breaking Boundaries

The Conference of the French and Italian Graduate Student Association at
the Ohio State University is an opportunity to converse about research
regarding current questions and debates important to the French and
Italian academic worlds.

CFP: [Victorian] New Victorian Postgraduate Journal

updated: 
Tuesday, December 23, 2008 - 10:07am
Katharina Boehm

Call for Papers: New Postgraduate Journal â€" Victorian Network

Victorian Network is a new online journal dedicated to publishing and
promoting the best postgraduate work in Victorian Studies. The journal is
guest edited by established scholars in the field and peer-reviewed by
other doctoral students.

Two types of submissions are now accepted for the first issue. We are
seeking essays of no longer than 7000 words which engage with the topic of
the first issue, “The British Empire and Victorian Literature and Culture”.
Topics might include but are not limited to:

CFP: [Gender Studies] Panel on Gender and Sexuality in 19th Women's Lit

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 5:04pm
Andrea Harms

Please contact if interested in research areas of 19th Century American Women, Gender Roles,
and/or Sexuality. We are currently working on a research project on Julia Ward Howe's "The
Hermaphrodite," and are inviting others who have research interests in the areas listed above. We
are trying to put a panel together for a conference this spring (or next fall), with the eventual goal of
getting something published. Anyone who is interested in working with us on this project, please
contact :
Amanda Benigni tkvp_at_iup.edu
Andrea Harms ajm.harms_at_gmail.com
Deadlines for the spring conferences that are still accepting papers are fast approaching, so contact
us soon.
Thanks,
Amanda Benigni

CFP: [American] Panel on Nineteenth Century American Women

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 5:02pm
Andrea Harms

Please contact if interested in research areas of 19th Century American Women, Gender Roles,
and/or Sexuality. We are currently working on a research project on Julia Ward Howe's "The
Hermaphrodite," and are inviting others who have research interests in the areas listed above. We
are trying to put a panel together for a conference this spring (or next fall), with the eventual goal of
getting something published. Anyone who is interested in working with us on this project, please
contact :
Amanda Benigni tkvp_at_iup.edu
Andrea Harms ajm.harms_at_gmail.com
Deadlines for the spring conferences that are still accepting papers are fast approaching, so contact
us soon.
Thanks,
Amanda Benigni

UPDATE: [American] TEACHING HEMINGWAY'S GARDEN, 2009 ALA (May 21-24); deadline extended 1/7

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 3:42pm
Suzanne del Gizzo

The Hemingway Society is extending the deadline for proposals for one of
its sessions at the 2009 ALA, May 21-24 in Boston, MA:

Teaching The Garden of Eden
This panel seeks to explore issues and strategies related to teaching
Hemingway's posthumously published novel, The Garden of Eden. Since it
was first published in 1986, the available version of The Garden of Eden
has occasioned controversy and significant re-evaluations of Hemingway's
work, personal life, and persona.

UPDATE: [20th] TEACHING HEMINGWAY'S GARDEN, 2009 ALA (May 21-24); deadline extended 1/7

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 3:42pm
Suzanne del Gizzo

The Hemingway Society is extending the deadline for proposals for one of
its sessions at the 2009 ALA, May 21-24 in Boston, MA:

Teaching The Garden of Eden
This panel seeks to explore issues and strategies related to teaching
Hemingway's posthumously published novel, The Garden of Eden. Since it
was first published in 1986, the available version of The Garden of Eden
has occasioned controversy and significant re-evaluations of Hemingway's
work, personal life, and persona.

CFP: [Film] Panel on Prestige Adaptations

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 12:15pm
Stuart Price

The 4th Annual Association of Adaptation Studies Conference will be in
London at the British Film Institute (24-25 September, 2009). Panels and
papers are invited on a wide range of subjects, including adaptation and
feminism, postmodernism, the new technologies, music, costume,
stars,ethnicity, and genre.

UPDATE: [20th] BAKEA Symposium HERO

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 9:30am
Pamukkale University

PAMUKKALE ÃœNÄ°VERSÄ°TESÄ°

BAKEA
Uluslararası
Batı Kültürü ve Edebiyat Araştırmaları
Sempozyumu

PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY
BAKEA
International
Symposium of Western Cultural and Literary Studies

7-8-9 Ekim 2009

7-8-9 October 2009

The BAKEA Symposium welcomes papers from the researchers in the fields of
English, American, French and German Cultures and Literatures

Deadline for proposals:
06 March 2009

UPDATE: [Cultural-Historical] BAKEA Symposium HERO

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 9:19am
Pamukkale University

PAMUKKALE ÃœNÄ°VERSÄ°TESÄ°

BAKEA
Uluslararası
Batı Kültürü ve Edebiyat Araştırmaları
Sempozyumu

PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY
BAKEA
International
Symposium of Western Cultural and Literary Studies

7-8-9 Ekim 2009

7-8-9 October 2009

The BAKEA Symposium welcomes papers from the researchers in the fields of
English, American, French and German Cultures and Literatures

Deadline for proposals:
06 March 2009

UPDATE: [Theory] BAKEA Symposium HERO

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 9:18am
Pamukkale University

PAMUKKALE ÃœNÄ°VERSÄ°TESÄ°

BAKEA
Uluslararası
Batı Kültürü ve Edebiyat Araştırmaları
Sempozyumu

PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY
BAKEA
International
Symposium of Western Cultural and Literary Studies

7-8-9 Ekim 2009

7-8-9 October 2009

The BAKEA Symposium welcomes papers from the researchers in the fields of
English, American, French and German Cultures and Literatures

Deadline for proposals:
06 March 2009

UPDATE: [18th] BAKEA Symposium HERO

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 9:18am
Pamukkale University

PAMUKKALE ÃœNÄ°VERSÄ°TESÄ°

BAKEA
Uluslararası
Batı Kültürü ve Edebiyat Araştırmaları
Sempozyumu

PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY
BAKEA
International
Symposium of Western Cultural and Literary Studies

7-8-9 Ekim 2009

7-8-9 October 2009

The BAKEA Symposium welcomes papers from the researchers in the fields of
English, American, French and German Cultures and Literatures

Deadline for proposals:
06 March 2009

UPDATE: [Victorian] BAKEA Symposium HERO

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 9:18am
Pamukkale University

PAMUKKALE ÃœNÄ°VERSÄ°TESÄ°

BAKEA
Uluslararası
Batı Kültürü ve Edebiyat Araştırmaları
Sempozyumu

PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY
BAKEA
International
Symposium of Western Cultural and Literary Studies

7-8-9 Ekim 2009

7-8-9 October 2009

The BAKEA Symposium welcomes papers from the researchers in the fields of
English, American, French and German Cultures and Literatures

Deadline for proposals:
06 March 2009

CFP: [Poetry]

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 8:00am
Dr. Binod Mishra

CALL FOR PAPERS

CFP: [African-American] SCMLA Literature and Psychology panel, Fall 2009

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 4:25am
Ron Fields

Submissions are currently being accepted for the Literature and
Psychology session of the 66th annual South Central Modern Language
Association conference, October 29th through the 31st in Baton Rouge,
LA. In keeping with this year's theme of "Continuity and Displacements",
we're seeking papers that explore psychological continuity within a
text. Texts that explore displacement, trauma studies, and anxiety will
be given preference, but submissions on any number of topics are highly
encouraged.

Please email 100-200 word abstracts to rfields_at_siu.edu by Friday,
February 13th for full consideration.

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