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CFP: [Collections] Call For Papers

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Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 10:39pm
Antennae_at_virgo.sas.upenn.edu, The Journal of Nature in Visual Culture

Antennae, the Journal of Nature in Visual Culture (www.antennae.org.uk) is
currently looking for academic contributions to its Spring Issue 2009.

CFP: [Science] Call For Papers

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 10:38pm
Antennae_at_virgo.sas.upenn.edu, The Journal of Nature in Visual Culture

Antennae, the Journal of Nature in Visual Culture (www.antennae.org.uk) is
currently looking for academic contributions to its Spring Issue 2009.

UPDATE: [18th] Religion in the Age of Enlightenment (Annual)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 6:38pm
Brett McInelly

Submissions are currently being accepted for consideration for the first
volume of Religion in the Age of Enlightenment (RAE). RAE is a scholarly
annual published by AMS Press.

Please go to http://www.amspressinc.com/rae.html for more details and
submission guidelines.

Authors who want their work considered for publication in the first
volume should submit asap.

CFP: [Graduate] Federation Rhetoric Symposium - February 6, 2009 - Commerce, TX

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 5:39pm
Brandi Westmoreland

Graduate Students are welcome and encouraged to apply to the 2009
Federation Rhetoric Symposium.

Conference Theme - Memory: Rhetoric’s Forgotten Canon

***Open to faculty, graduates, independent scholars, and undergraduates***

Federation Rhetoric Symposium 2009
Texas A&M University-Commerce
February 6, 2009

The Federation Rhetoric Committee of the Federation of North Texas Area
Universities
In partnership with English Graduates for Academic Development (EGAD) at
TAMU-C

Submission Deadline: November 21, 2008
Acceptance Notification: December 31, 2008

“Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.”
â€"Cicero, De Oratore

CFP: [American] CFP

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 5:34pm
Lisa I. Moody

The Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World will be
hosting a panel at the 20th Annual Conference of the American Literature
Association in Boston, May 21-24, 2008.

This year’s panels will focus on “Life Beyond the Iron Mills” in Rebecca
Harding Davis’s Fiction. This first panel includes any topic related to
Davis’s writing in a work other than “Iron-Mills.” The second panel will
focus on Religion and Ethics in Rebecca Harding Davis’s Fiction.

Please send abstracts electronically to LMoody3_at_lsu.edu

Or by regular mail to:
Lisa Moody
Department of English
260 Allen Hall
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

UPDATE: [Rhetoric-Composition] Basic Composition in the Works: North Eastern Regional Composition

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 3:46pm
Kristen L. Abbey

Call For Papers: Basic Composition in the Works
a composition conference sponsored by Felician College’s Department of English

February 28, 2009
Felician College, Department of English
262 South Main Street
Lodi, NJ

Looking to explore composition pedagogies in our region and develop
transformative pedagogies through conversation with our colleagues, the
Felician College English Department invites abstracts of papers for
presentation on any aspect of composition pedagogy.

CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition]

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 3:45pm
Kristen L. Abbey

Call For Papers: Basic Composition in the Works
a composition conference sponsored by Felician College’s Department of English

February 28, 2009
Felician College, Department of English
262 South Main Street
Lodi, NJ

Looking to explore composition pedagogies in our region and develop
transformative pedagogies through conversation with our colleagues, the
Felician College English Department invites abstracts of papers for
presentation on any aspect of composition pedagogy.

UPDATE: [Graduate] In Other Worlds: Estrangement, Cognition, and the SF Imagination

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 2:39pm
Eric D. Smith

Call for Papers

In Other Worlds: Estrangement, Cognition, and the SF Imagination

April 3-4, 2009

Graduate Student Conference
Department of English
University of Alabama in Huntsville

Speakers: Phillip E. Wegner (University of Florida)
                Tobias Buckell

This conference will be devoted to exploring Darko Suvin’s claim that the
estranging function of science fiction allows us to “redescribe the known
world and open up new possibilities of intervening into it.” We welcome
paper and panel proposals from a variety of disciplinary perspectives on
topics including (but certainly not limited to) intersections of SF with
the following areas of inquiry:

CFP: [Science] In Other World: Estrangement, Cognition, and the SF Imagination

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 2:35pm
Eric D. Smith

Call for Papers

In Other Worlds: Estrangement, Cognition, and the SF Imagination

April 3-4, 2009

Graduate Student Conference
Department of English
University of Alabama in Huntsville

Speakers: Phillip E. Wegner (University of Florida)
                Tobias Buckell

This conference will be devoted to exploring Darko Suvin’s claim that the
estranging function of science fiction allows us to “redescribe the known
world and open up new possibilities of intervening into it.” We welcome
paper and panel proposals from a variety of disciplinary perspectives on
topics including (but certainly not limited to) intersections of SF with
the following areas of inquiry:

CFP: [Renaissance] Banishment in early modern Europe (SCSC Geneva 2009)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 9:35am
Yan Brailowsky

Pascale Drouet and Yan Brailowsky wish to complete a panel on the notion
of banishment for the Sixteenth Century Studies Conference in Geneva,
Switzerland, on May 28-30, 2009.

We welcome any proposal on *banishment in early modern Europe* (in
literature, history, anthropology, history of the [Counter-]
Reformation). Papers may be in French or English.

Publication by a university press of selected papers is scheduled for
late 2009.

Please send a brief abstract (approx. 100 words) to both: Pascale Drouet
at pascale.drouet_at_neuf.fr and Yan Brailowsky at
yan.brailowsky_at_u-paris10.fr with 'Banishment CFP' in the subject line.

Deadline for abstracts is November 14.

CFP: [Graduate] The Religious Turn in Late Medieval and Early Modern Studies

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 4:45am
Andrew Bozio

Call for Papers

The Religious Turn in Late Medieval and Early Modern Studies
A Two-Day Conference held by the Early Modern Colloquium
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
February 6-7, 2009

Keynote Speakers: Sarah Beckwith (Duke University) and Arthur Marotti
(Wayne State University)

The Early Modern Colloquium, a graduate interdisciplinary group at the
University of Michigan, is requesting submissions for its conference on the
religious turn in late medieval and early modern studies, to be held
February 6-7, 2009.

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