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CFP: [Medieval] Looking Before and After: Cultural Exchange and the Inheritance of Ideas (13 June 2009)

updated: 
Monday, December 15, 2008 - 6:49pm
Kavita Mudan

‘Looking Before and After’: Cultural Exchange and the Inheritance of Ideas c.1200-c.1700

Saturday 13th June 2009
University of Oxford

In collaboration with the University of Cambridge, Queen Mary University of London, and
University College London

Keynote Speakers:
Dr Nicola Gardini (Oxford)
Professor Evelyn Welch (Queen Mary, University of London)

CFP: [Renaissance] Looking Before and After: Cultural Exchange and the Inheritance of Ideas (13 June 2009)

updated: 
Monday, December 15, 2008 - 6:48pm
Kavita Mudan

‘Looking Before and After’: Cultural Exchange and the Inheritance of Ideas c.1200-c.1700

Saturday 13th June 2009
University of Oxford

In collaboration with the University of Cambridge, Queen Mary University of London, and
University College London

Keynote Speakers:
Dr Nicola Gardini (Oxford)
Professor Evelyn Welch (Queen Mary, University of London)

CFP: [Theatre] UW-Madison Theatre and Drama Graduate Conference

updated: 
Monday, December 15, 2008 - 6:42pm
Jessica Brown-Velez

Community Performance/Performing Community
The 8th Annual University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate Student Theatre
Conference
Call for Proposals
April 18, 2009

The Theatre and Drama Graduate Student Organization (TDGSO) will sponsor
the Graduate Student Conference on April 18th, 2009.  In keeping with the
University of Wisconsin- Madison Theatre and Drama department's commitment
to a collaborative community where research and creative endeavors inform
and enhance one another, the theme for the conference will be "Community
Performance/Performing Community". Dr. Judith Sebesta of the University of
Missouri will give the keynote address.

CFP: [Graduate] Southeastern Bridges in English Studies Conference - Valdosta, GA

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Monday, December 15, 2008 - 6:10pm
Shane Wilson

The Southeastern Bridges in English Studies Conference
Valdosta State University â€" Valdosta, GA
25 April 2009

The Valdosta State University English Graduate Student Association (EGSA)
wants to hear about your research interests. We invite you to share a bit
of your current research with us at the First Annual Southeastern Bridges
in English Studies Conference (SBES) in Valdosta, Georgia.

CFP: [International] 3rd Global Conference: Visual Literacies - Exploring Critical Issues

updated: 
Monday, December 15, 2008 - 1:05pm
Dr Rob Fisher

3rd Global Conference
Visual Literacies: Exploring Critical Issues

Tuesday 14th July - Thursday 16th July 2009
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Papers
This inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary conference seeks to examine
and explore issues surrounding visual literacy in regard to theory and
praxis. Perspectives are sought from those engaged in the fields of
education, visual arts, fine arts, literature, philosophy, psychology,
critical theory and theology. These disciplines are indicative only as
papers are welcomed from any area, profession and vocation in which visual
literacy plays a part.

CFP: [Children] Anthology of World Nonsense: call for submissions

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 7:39pm
Michael Heyman

Announcing: An Anthology of World Nonsense

We seek submissions of translations of verse or prose nonsense literature
from cultures outside the Anglo-American tradition. We are collecting folk
nonsense of the "High Diddle Diddle" type, literary nonsense of the "Walrus
and the Carpenter" type, and pop culture nonsense, such as some Bollywood
film lyrics.

Submission Requirements
Please send original language text (if possible) and a literal translation.
 If you also have a more polished English translation, you may submit it.
Any explanatory/translation notes would be appreciated.
Deadline: January 15th, 2009

CFP: [Poetry] Anthology of World Nonsense: call for submissions

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 7:37pm
Michael Heyman

Announcing: An Anthology of World Nonsense

We seek submissions of translations of verse or prose nonsense literature
from cultures outside the Anglo-American tradition. We are collecting folk
nonsense of the "High Diddle Diddle" type, literary nonsense of the "Walrus
and the Carpenter" type, and pop culture nonsense, such as some Bollywood
film lyrics.

Submission Requirements
Please send original language text (if possible) and a literal translation.
 If you also have a more polished English translation, you may submit it.
Any explanatory/translation notes would be appreciated.
Deadline: January 15th, 2009

CFP: [General] Anthology of World Nonsense: call for submissions

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 7:36pm
Michael Heyman

Announcing: An Anthology of World Nonsense

We seek submissions of translations of verse or prose nonsense literature
from cultures outside the Anglo-American tradition. We are collecting folk
nonsense of the "High Diddle Diddle" type, literary nonsense of the "Walrus
and the Carpenter" type, and pop culture nonsense, such as some Bollywood
film lyrics.

Submission Requirements
Please send original language text (if possible) and a literal translation.
 If you also have a more polished English translation, you may submit it.
Any explanatory/translation notes would be appreciated.
Deadline: January 15th, 2009

CFP: [Theory] where ghosts live (2/2/09; 9/4/09-9/6/09)

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 5:18pm
Graham Allen and David Coughlan

where ghosts live

Department of English, University College Cork, Ireland
4-6 September 2009

Confirmed speakers:
Prof. Nicholas Royle, University of Sussex
Dr Roy Sellars, University of Southern Denmark
Dr Sarah Wood, University of Kent

Call for Papers
Following the spectres of Marx, do we now see everywhere Derrida’s ghosts?
Or can it be said that the contemporary theorist has always been haunted by
the ghost (“which is neither present or absent, neither alive nor dead”
[Derrida]) of Derrida (“the philosopher renowned for his problematic
relation to presence” [McQuillan])?

CFP: [20th] CFP

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 3:06pm
Anne Goarzin

Call for submissions
Thematic volume
KLASK (Presses Universitaires de Rennes)
2008-09

EXPRESSING TRAUMA: LITERATURE, CULTURE AND HISTORY IN IRELAND

The publication comes within the framework of the Center for Irish Studies
research programme (part of the CRBC â€" Center for Breton and Celtic
Research Centre), University of Rennes 2, France

The publication will focus particularly on the following themes:

Historiographic questions: the unsaid, peripheral histories and the
peripheries of history
History text books
Museographic choices
Commemoration, memory, memorials
History and literature; arts and history

CFP: [African-American] Toni Morrison Symposium

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 2:08pm
Jenny Terry

Toni Morrison: New Directions
Symposium: University of Durham, 25th June 2009

Don’t be afraid. My telling can’t hurt you in spite of what I have done
[…] One question is who is responsible? Another is can you read?
Toni Morrison, A Mercy (2008)

Call for Papers:

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

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 12:56pm
CANADA––Montreal EGSS

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

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 16, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 1, 2009.

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

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 12:55pm
CANADA––Montreal EGSS

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

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 16, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 1, 2009.

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

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 12:55pm
CANADA––Montreal EGSS

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

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 16, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 1, 2009.

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

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 12:55pm
CANADA––Montreal EGSS

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

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 16, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 1, 2009.

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

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 12:55pm
CANADA––Montreal EGSS

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

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 16, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 1, 2009.

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

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 12:54pm
CANADA––Montreal EGSS

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

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 16, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 1, 2009.

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

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 12:54pm
CANADA––Montreal EGSS

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

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 16, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 1, 2009.

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

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 12:54pm
CANADA––Montreal EGSS

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

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 16, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 1, 2009.

CFP: [Graduate] Religion, Secularism and Nationhood, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, April 3-4 2009

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 1:30am
British Modernities Group

Call for Papers

Religion, Secularism and Nationhood
April 3-4, 2009
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The British Modernities Group, in conjunction with the University of Illinois Unit for Criticism and
Interpretive Theory and the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities, invites submissions
from diverse disciplinary backgrounds and methodological orientations for our annual graduate
student conference, this year themed “Religion, Secularism and Nationhood.” The conference will
open with a keynote address by Gauri Viswanathan of Columbia University.

CFP: [Professional] Technology and Distance Education

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Saturday, December 13, 2008 - 5:24pm
Alan Blackstock

I am soliciting proposals for presentations at the 2009 RMMLA Convention
in Snowbird, Utah. I am particulary interested in presentations on the
use of interactive video in literature and language classes, but
proposals focusing on other forms of distance-delivery will also be
considered.

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CFP: [Cultural-Historical] International Conference on Central Eurasian Studies, Maltepe University (Turkey), 17-19 March 2009

updated: 
Saturday, December 13, 2008 - 1:54pm
Guljanat Kurmangaliyeva Ercilasun

nternational Conference on Central Eurasian Studies:
Past, Present and Future

Maltepe University (Turkey) -
University of Tokyo, Islamic Area Studies (Japan) -
University of Tsukuba (Japan)
 
March 17-19, 2009
Center for Eurasian Studies, Maltepe University,
Istanbul, Turkey

The organizing committee is pleased to invite paper proposals for the
International Conference on Central Eurasian Studies, organized by the
Maltepe University (Turkey), the University of Tokyo, Islamic Area
Studies (Japan) and the University of Tsukuba (Japan) to be held on March
17-19, 2009 at the Maltepe University Campus, Istanbul, Turkey.

CFP: [Film] International Conference on Central Eurasian Studies, Maltepe University (Turkey), 17-19 March 2009

updated: 
Saturday, December 13, 2008 - 1:53pm
Guljanat Kurmangaliyeva Ercilasun

International Conference on Central Eurasian Studies:
Past, Present and Future

Maltepe University (Turkey) -
University of Tokyo, Islamic Area Studies (Japan) -
University of Tsukuba (Japan)
 
March 17-19, 2009
Center for Eurasian Studies, Maltepe University,
Istanbul, Turkey

The organizing committee is pleased to invite paper proposals for the
International Conference on Central Eurasian Studies, organized by the
Maltepe University (Turkey), the University of Tokyo, Islamic Area
Studies (Japan) and the University of Tsukuba (Japan) to be held on March
17-19, 2009 at the Maltepe University Campus, Istanbul, Turkey.

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