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All the Vs of Life – Conflicts and Controversies in Tony Harrison's Works

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 12:49pm
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E-Lit International Journal of British Literature and Culture

E-Lit International Journal of British Literature and Culture announces call for papers. The title of the issue is All the Vs of Life – Conflicts and Controversies in Tony Harrison's Works.
We invite papers concerning Harrison's poetry as well as his plays with the particular focus being twofold. First, the critical analysis of the theme of conflict in all its social, political, cultural and literary manifestations. Second, the discussion of the reaction to his works, which has often been perceived as controversial.
All papers will be peer-reviewed. The deadline for submission is 30 October 2011.
More details – www.e-litjournal.com (accessible from March 2011)

NYU Forum on Theatre for Young Audiences, April 27-29, 2012

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 10:51am
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New York University, Program in Educational Theatre
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CALL FOR PROPOSALS

We are inviting proposals from artists, educators, administrators, and students with an interest in TYA. The governing questions behind this forum are: In what ways is TYA changing under the impact of massive global forces? And how is this becoming manifest artistically?

Submissions are due February 15, 2012
Please submit proposals to: nyutyaforum@gmail.com

For more information visit: http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/conference/tya

Forms of Life: Literature, Politics, Aesthetics [Update]

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 9:39am
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The Department of Comparative Literature Binghamton University
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Forms of Life: Literature, Politics, Aesthetics
The Department of Comparative Literature
Binghamton University
March 2nd-3rd 2012

Keynote Speaker:
K.L. Evans
Yeshiva College

Narrating the Caribbean Nation: A Celebration of Literature and Orature, 14-15 April 2012

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 7:56am
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Peepal Tree Press / Leeds Metropolitan University, UK

Peepal Tree Press is pleased to announce a 2-day conference, Narrating the Caribbean Nation: A Celebration of Literature and Orature, to be held at Leeds Metropolitan University, UK, 14-15 April 2012.

The conference will celebrate the Silver Anniversary of Peepal Tree Press and highlight the contribution of its own authors and other Caribbean and Black British writers to contemporary world literature.

We are also delighted that Kwame Dawes has confirmed his participation as a keynote speaker. Widely recognised as one of the Caribbean's leading writers, Kwame is also Chancellor's Professor of English at the University of Nebraska, and Associate Poetry Editor at Peepal Tree Press.

Journal of Computing and Information Sciences- CFP

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 6:01am
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ARPN Publishers
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Journal of Emerging Trends in Computing and Information Sciences
Call for Research Papers (Vol. 2 No. 5) May 2011
http://cisjournal.org/
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Dear Sir/ Madam,

Journal of Emerging Trends in Computing and Information Sciences (E-ISSN 2218-6301/ ISSN 2079-8407) is an international refereed research publishing journal, focused on promoting and publishing original high quality research work in both theoretical and scientific aspects of all disciplines of Computing and Information Sciences.

evomusart 2012: Final CFP and GPEM's special issue announcement

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 5:01am
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1st International Conference and 10th European Event on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design
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FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS

evomusart 2012

1st International Conference and 10th European Event on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design

11-13 April 2012, Malaga, Spain

Fictions of Power: Faulkner and Energy (MLA 2013, Boston)

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 12:12am
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Jay Watson / William Faulkner Society
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How/where does Faulkner engage the energy ecologies of the modern era? What power sources or paradigms "fuel" Yoknapatawpha, and how do they inform its society, culture, and politics? 300-500-word abstracts or 20-minute papers to Jay Watson, U of Mississippi (jwatson@olemiss.edu) by 1 March 2012.

Faulkner's Publics (MLA 2013, Boston)

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 12:10am
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Jay Watson / William Faulkner Society
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Interactions between Faulkner and diverse public constituencies during his lifetime and afterward. Issues of readership, celebrity, the predicament of the public intellectual, and the fraught role of "spokesperson." 300-500-word abstracts or 20-minute papers to Jay Watson, U of Mississippi (jwatson@olemiss.edu) by 1 March 2012.

Faulkner and Hemingway: Changing the Game (MLA 2013, Boston)

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 12:07am
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Jay Watson / William Faulkner Society
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Comparative approaches to the two writers taking the conversation beyond "rivalry." Submissions welcome on modernity, sexuality, gender, genre, transnationalism, the environment, print culture, adaptations. 500-word abstracts by 1 March 2012 to Jay Watson (jwatson@olemiss.edu) and Sara Kosiba (skosiba@troy.edu)

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