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UPDATE: [Graduate] SENSE AND SUSTAINABLITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2009 - 2:36am
CANADA––U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Please distribute widely
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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 31, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 16, 2009.

UPDATE: [Travel] SENSE AND SUSTAINABLITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2009 - 2:36am
CANADA&ndash;&ndash;U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Please distribute widely
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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 31, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 16, 2009.

UPDATE: [Science] SENSE AND SUSTAINABLITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2009 - 2:35am
CANADA&ndash;&ndash;U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Please distribute widely
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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 31, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 16, 2009.

UPDATE: [Postcolonial] SENSE AND SUSTAINABLITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2009 - 2:35am
CANADA&ndash;&ndash;U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Please distribute widely
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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 31, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 16, 2009.

UPDATE: [General] SENSE AND SUSTAINABLITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2009 - 2:35am
CANADA&ndash;&ndash;U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Please distribute widely
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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 31, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 16, 2009.

UPDATE: [Cultural-Historical] SENSE AND SUSTAINABLITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2009 - 2:35am
CANADA&ndash;&ndash;U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Please distribute widely
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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 31, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 16, 2009.

UPDATE: [Theory] SENSE AND SUSTAINABLITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2009 - 2:35am
CANADA&ndash;&ndash;U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Please distribute widely
--------------------------

Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 31, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 16, 2009.

UPDATE: [American] SENSE AND SUSTAINABLITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2009 - 2:34am
CANADA&ndash;&ndash;U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Please distribute widely
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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 31, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 16, 2009.

UPDATE: [20th] SENSE AND SUSTAINABLITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2009 - 2:34am
CANADA&ndash;&ndash;U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Please distribute widely
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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 31, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 16, 2009.

CFP: [20th] MLA 2009: Humor, Trauma, and Histories of East Asia

updated: 
Thursday, January 8, 2009 - 11:26pm
Alexander Huang

Panel at the 2009 MLA in Philadelphia.

Theoretical analyses of East Asian comic literature, film, or drama, and
their interaction with narratives about trauma and the region's modern
histories.

Send a short bio and 250-word abstract to Alex Huang (acyhuang_at_psu.edu) by
15 March 2009.

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CFP: [20th] Sound and Silence in the Space Between, 1914-45: June 11-13, 2009

updated: 
Thursday, January 8, 2009 - 8:13pm
Genevieve Brassard

Call For Papers: Sound and Silence in the Space Between (1914-1945)

Submissions requested for the 11th annual conference of
The Space Between Society: Literature and Culture, 1914-1945.

University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, Indiana
June 11-13, 2009
Keynote Speaker: Emily Thompson, Dept. of History, Princeton
Author of The Soundscape of Modernity

CFP: [Collections] Hispanic Culture Review

updated: 
Thursday, January 8, 2009 - 8:04pm
Diana Gumbar

HISPANIC CULTURE REVIEW
CALL FOR PAPERS
Hispanic Culture Review is a scholarly journal that publishes narratives
(fiction and nonfiction), reviews, essays, poetry, drama, and visual art
related to the Hispanic world at George Mason University. The journal
covers a variety of topics related to the world of Hispanic culture and
literature, including but not limited to social issues and their
reflection in literature, the problematic of multiculturalism and
immigration, cultural production of Latinos in the U.S. and identity
politics, literature of Latin America and Spain, personal testimonies and
book reviews.
SUBMISSION DETAILS:

UPDATE: [General] Extended Deadline!

updated: 
Thursday, January 8, 2009 - 6:14pm
Jennifer

"The Living Text"
Acacia Conference, March 6th-7th, 2009

“Poems greater than the Iliad, plays greater than Macbeth, stories more
engaging than Don Quixote await their seeker and finder.”
â€"John Masefield

CFP: [Collections] Special issue: Violence and Representation

updated: 
Thursday, January 8, 2009 - 5:14pm
Beverly Voloshin

Pacific Coast Philology, the journal of the Pacific Ancient and Modern
Language Association, will publish a special issue on Violence and
Representation. We welcome submissions from the various fields of
philological and literary study, as well as from related fields such as
philosophy, history, and art history.

Topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

CFP: [General] Resistance: Literature of Social Protest: Classical to Contemporary

updated: 
Thursday, January 8, 2009 - 5:10pm
Michael D. Sollars

Resistance: The Literature of Social Protest
And Struggle: Classical to Contemporary

The Department of English at Texas Southern University will host the
Eleventh Annual Interdisciplinary McCleary Symposium, April 9-10, 2009,
Houston, Texas. The general topic of the presentations is “Resistance:
The Literature of Social Protest and Struggle: Classical to
Contemporary.” Scholarly research and presentations are invited that
cover a wide area of interest, including but not limited to the following:

CFP: [20th] RMMLA '09: Contemporary American Women Writers Representing Masculinities (3/1/09; 10/8/09-10/10/09)

updated: 
Thursday, January 8, 2009 - 4:26pm
Katie O'Donnell Arosteguy

Seeking papers that address ways in which contemporary American women writers are
constructing and/or critiquing masculinities in their work. Papers should look at how women
writers are representing masculinities and how this may be influencing contemporary American
women's writing, new visions of femininity, understandings of nationalism, etc.

CFP: [American] RMMLA '09: Contemporary American Women Writers Representing Masculinities (3/1/09; 10/8/09-10/10/09)

updated: 
Thursday, January 8, 2009 - 4:25pm
Katie O'Donnell Arosteguy

Seeking papers that address ways in which contemporary American women writers are
constructing and/or critiquing masculinities in their work. Papers should look at how women
writers are representing masculinities and how this may be influencing contemporary American
women's writing, new visions of femininity, understandings of nationalism, etc.

CFP: [Graduate] Avatars: Personae, Heteronyms, Pseudonyms. Stanford University Comp Lit (Apr. 10 &amp; 11, 2009)

updated: 
Thursday, January 8, 2009 - 4:04pm
Chris Donaldson

CALL FOR PAPERS
Department of Comparative Literature, Stanford University
3rd Annual Graduate Student Conference
April 10-11, 2009

AVATARS: PERSONAE, HETERONYMS, PSEUDONYMS

"Every individual human being, one may say, carries within him,
potentially and prescriptively, an ideal man, the archetype of a human
being, and it is his life's task to be, through all his changing
manifestations, in harmony with the unchanging unity of this ideal."
  --Friedrich Schiller, Letters on the Aesthetic Education of Man (1795)

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UPDATE: [Collections]

updated: 
Thursday, January 8, 2009 - 2:14pm
Richard Gray

Several essay abstracts are still needed to provide a wider range of
topics. Deadline extension to January 23, 2009.

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CFP: [General] Call for Submissions: Anthology of Hip Hop Literature

updated: 
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 - 9:55pm
Lisa D. Gray

Call for Submissions for an Anthology of Hip Hop Literature
This is an invitation to submit critical essays and short stories (or
novel excerpts) for inclusion in an anthology of Urban /Hip Hop
literature. The book will explore the genre of hip hop literature,
specifically fiction, through essays that focus on and examine its:
origin, its validity as a form of literary text, thematic commonalities,
validity as social text, and style. A portion of the book will be
comprised of examples (previously published and unpublished works) of the
genre.
Urban or Hip Hop Literature has been defined in many ways by many
different people and groups. For the purposes of this anthology, the

UPDATE: [General] Conference on Baseball in Literature and Culture 3/27/09

updated: 
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 - 8:47pm
Ron Kates

CALL FOR PAPERS: NEW DEADLINE 2/4/09

Fourteenth Conference on Baseball in Literature and Culture
Friday, March 27, 2009
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN

Keynote Address: Dr. Harriet Hamilton, Alabama A & M University: "Daddy's
Scrapbook: Discoveries and Reflections From a Daughter of a Negro League
Player"

Luncheon Speaker: Jim “Mudcat” Grant, former MLB pitcher and author of The
Black Aces: Baseball’s Only African-American Twenty-Game Winners

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