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Call for Papers Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, October 10-12, 2013, Vancouver, WA

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 2:03pm
American Humor Session of the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Assn. Annual Conference

Hello! I'm chairing a panel on AMERICAN HUMOR at the upcoming Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association Conference to be held October 10-12, 2013 in Vancouver, Washington (across the Columbia River from Portland, Oregon) and would welcome your ABSTRACTS on any facet of AMERICAN HUMOR. The call for papers can be found at www.rmmla.org, link to Convention, link to 2013 Call for Papers. This is always a great conference, offering 105 continuing sessions and 58 special topic sessions. INTERESTED? Please send your questions or abstracts (due March 1) to Dr. Judy Sneller, SD School of Mines & Technology, Dept.

Thinking Verse volume III: Scansion

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 12:03pm
Thinking Verse - www.thinkingverse.com

Call for Contributions, Thinking Verse vol. III, 'Scansion'.

Is It All About the Text? Reading, Writing, Teaching, Technologizing, Theorizing

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 11:46am
Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University

The Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University

Southern Connecticut State University
New Haven, CT

April 21, 2012
9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
English Department
Engleman Hall
(D-Wing)

Is It All About the Text?
Reading, Writing, Teaching, Technologizing, Theorizing

Approaches:
We are soliciting papers and panel proposals from graduate students in English studies and other related fields. We welcome a range of perspectives including:

New Critics: Undergraduate Literature and Composition Conference--April 20, 2013

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 10:05am
SUNY Oneonta

We are now accepting abstracts for the fourth annual New Critics: Undergraduate Literature and Composition Conference, which will be held on the SUNY Oneonta campus (Oneonta, NY) on Saturday, April 20, 2013. The deadline for abstract submissions (sent to me via email attachment)is Monday, March 4. We are solicting abstracts for critical undergraduate papers on any subject in literature or composition. Film and other popular culture critical work is also of interest. Accepted papers must be readable in no more than 15 minutes. This conference is free to attend. This year, we are very proud to have noted scholar, Dr. Jonathan Culler (Cornell), as our keynote speaker.

LSW Journal CFP

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 9:19am
The Linguistic Academy Journal of Interdisciplinary Language Studies

Dear All

CfP: The Common Denominator -- A Postgraduate Conference in British Cultural Studies, 20-22 MArch 2014

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 9:05am
British Cultural Studies in the Institute for British Studies of Leipzig University

In ancient Greece, the Pythagoreans worshipped perfect numbers and turned them into musical scales. Two thousand years later, Nicolaus Copernicus still heard their sound in the perfection of the universal spheres. Numerologists, alchemists and the Gnostics all attempt to explain the mysteries of the universe with the precision and beauty of mathematics. And what would the voluptuous garments displayed in Renaissance painting be without the clear lines and structured order of geometry? Already these few examples show that mathematics has always been more than is commonly represented in popular culture in the wider British context.

CFP: "After the World: New Possibilities for Comparative Literature"

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 7:47am
The Comparative Literature Association of the Republic of China (Taiwan)

International Conference on Comparative Literature, Taipei, Taiwan
Keynote speaker: Professor Samuel Weber (Northwestern University, USA)

We take great pleasure in announcing that the Eleventh Quadrennial International Conference on Comparative Literature, sponsored by the Comparative Literature Association of the Republic of China (Taiwan) and hosted by the English Department at Tamkang University, Tamsui, Taiwan, will be held on December 13-14, 2013. The general theme of the conference is "After the World: New Possibilities for Comparative Literature."

[UPDATE] MobiSocial 2013, Milan, Italy, June 3-6, 2013 (deadline extension: Feb. 17, 2013)

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 1:09am
1st IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Data Management, Mining, and Computing on Social Networks

C A L L F O R P A P E R S

1st IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Data Management,
Mining, and Computing on Social Networks (MobiSocial'13)

June 3-6, 2013 / Milan, Italy
(colocated with IEEE MDM 2013)

http://www.iis.sinica.edu.tw/~dnyang/mobisocial13/

*AIMS & TOPICS OF INTEREST*

[UPDATE] Asian Conference on Sustainability, Energy, and the Environment 2013

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 12:24am
IAFOR

The International Academic Forum in conjunction with its global partners is proud to announce the Second Annual Asian Conference on Sustainability, Energy and the Environment, to be held from June 6-9 2013, at the Ramada Osaka, Osaka, Japan.

CONFERENCE THEME: "Sustainability, Society and the Environment: Searching for Synergies"

The conference theme is "Towards a Sustainable World Together" and the organizers encourage submissions that approach this question from a variety of perspectives. However, the submission of other topics for consideration is welcome and we also encourage sessions within and across a variety of disciplines and fields related to Sustainability, Energy and the Environment, including the following streams:

[UPDATE] Asian Conference on Social Sciences 2013

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 12:22am
IAFOR

Special Theme: "Society, Environment and Trust: Towards Sustainable Systems of Governance"

The conference theme is "Sustaining the Future" and the organizers encourage submissions that approach this question from a variety of perspectives. However, the submission of other topics for consideration is welcome and we also encourage sessions within and across a variety of disciplines and fields related to the Social Sciences, including the following streams:

[UPDATE] Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2013

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Monday, February 4, 2013 - 12:21am
IAFOR

The International Academic Forum in conjunction with its global partners, including the Cultural Studies Association of Australasia, is proud to announce the Third Asian Conference on Cultural Studies, to be held from May 24-26 2013, at the Ramada Osaka, Osaka, Japan.

www.accs.iafor.org

Conference Theme: Intersecting Belongings: Cultural Conviviality and Cosmopolitan Futures

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