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CFP: [Romantic] Nineteenth-Century British Literature and Culture (3/15/09; PAMLA, 11/6/09-11/7/09)

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Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 5:59pm
Alfred J. Drake

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference
November 6-7, 2009
San Francisco State University
San Francisco, California

"Nineteenth-Century British Literature and Culture."

Paper proposals sought for PAMLA's regular-session panel on
nineteenth-century British literature and culture. Proposals may address
any area of Romantic/Regency and Victorian literature and culture. Please
include the following three items in your message to session chair Alfred
J. Drake, Ph.D. at ajdrake_at_ajdrake.com:

1. your full curriculum vitae

2. a crisp (50-word maximum) summary of the full abstract

CFP: [Graduate] Playing in the Post

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 3:31pm
Justin Watts

The Indiana University of Pennsylvania English Graduate Organization
announces its annual graduate student conference:

Playing in the Post: Post-
Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, 2009
Student Co-Op Center, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA.

Call for proposals:

UPDATE: [International] Glocal Imaginaries Conference Lancaster and Manchester 9-12 September 2009

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 1:24pm
Mrs Jo McVicker

GLOCAL IMAGINARIES
WRITING / MIGRATION / PLACE
9 - 12 September 2009

Lancaster University, and the Whitworth Gallery, Manchester, UK
 

Final Call for Papers - Deadline extended to 12 March 2009
 

With an interest in both the material and the imaginative (re)
configuration of location, mobility and migration in cities across the
world, this conference invites papers from colleagues working in all
disciplines/media including the creative arts.

Plenary speakers include:

Mieke Bal, Roger Bromley, Shirley Chew, David L. Eng, Gayatri Gopinath,
Ranjana Khanna, Susheila Nasta, James Procter, John Thieme, John Urry,
Robert J.C. Young, Ruth Wodak

CFP: [Science] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:23am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Collections] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:22am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Religion] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:22am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Postcolonial] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:22am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Poetry] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:22am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Ethnic] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:22am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Gender Studies] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:21am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Cultural-Historical] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:21am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [American] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:21am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [20th] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:20am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Victorian] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:20am
Steve Brie

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Romantic] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:20am
William Rossiter

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [18th] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:20am
William Rossiter

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Renaissance] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:19am
William Rossiter

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Medieval] Edited Collection: Literature and Ethics: From the Green Knight to the Dark Knight

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 9:19am
William Rossiter

This volume will examine the crucial relationship between literature and
ethics, as it has developed and changed from the late medieval period to
the present day. The focus of the volume is predicated upon three
interrelated themes: namely, instruction, judgement, and justice. The
chapters will be informed by theoretical, philosophical, and critical
perspectives which have influenced various approaches to literary ethics.
These perspectives will include early modern humanism, utilitarianism,
existentialism and psychoanalytical hermeneutics, amongst others. The
volume is part of a series examining ethics across various academic
disciplines. Crucial questions addressed by the volume may include but are

CFP: [Poetry] African American Literature Panel (3/15/09; PAMLA, 11/6/09-11/7/09)

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Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 6:32am
Brian R. Adler

Inviting papers (15-20 minutes) for the “African American Literature”
Panel of the 107th Annual Pacific Ancient & Modern Language Association
Conference, San Francisco State University, California. November 6-7,
2009.

PAMLA is the Western regional affiliate of the Modern Language
Association: http://www.pamla.org/2009/

Please submit paper title, 500-word proposal, and 50-word abstract online
by March 15: http://www.pamla.org/2009/proposals

CFP: [Theory] African American Literature Panel (3/15/09; PAMLA, 11/6/09-11/7/09)

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 6:30am
Brian R. Adler

Inviting papers (15-20 minutes) for the “African American Literature”
Panel of the 107th Annual Pacific Ancient & Modern Language Association
Conference, San Francisco State University, California. November 6-7,
2009.

PAMLA is the Western regional affiliate of the Modern Language
Association: http://www.pamla.org/2009/

Please submit paper title, 500-word proposal, and 50-word abstract online
by March 15: http://www.pamla.org/2009/proposals

CFP: [Gender Studies] WOMEN WRITERS/ARTISTS AND TRAVELLING MODERNISMS

updated: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 6:16am
Carole Ferrier

WOMEN WRITERS/ARTISTS AND TRAVELLING MODERNISMS

Thursday and Friday, 4-5 June 2009, at the Library Conference Room, The
University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane.

Already confirmed speakers include Professor Bonnie Kime Scott (San Diego
State University), Professor Susan Sheridan (Emerita, Flinders
University), Assoc. Professor Maryanne Dever (Monash University).

Papers are invited on women writers/artists and any aspect of Modernism in
various parts of the world.

Session Topics may include:

CFP: [20th] Women writers/artists and travelling modernisms

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Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 6:15am
Carole Ferrier

WOMEN WRITERS/ARTISTS AND TRAVELLING MODERNISMS

Thursday and Friday, 4-5 June 2009, at the Library Conference Room, The
University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane.

Already confirmed speakers include Professor Bonnie Kime Scott (San Diego
State University), Professor Susan Sheridan (Emerita, Flinders
University), Assoc. Professor Maryanne Dever (Monash University).

Papers are invited on women writers/artists and any aspect of Modernism in
various parts of the world.

Session Topics may include:

CFP: [Collections] Decameron: call for short short stories

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Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 2:24am
Sean Campbell

The Boston-based Pen & Anvil Press is now reading submissions for Decameron, an annual
anthology of 100 short short stories, 500-1000 words each. We are looking for highly literary,
character-driven fiction: that means the work of writers interested less in plot, but focused on
elucidating aspect of a character either through revealing diction, meaningful figurative
language, or stylistic sentence rhythm. The deadline for submissions for our fall issue is July
31st. Please email your stories to Decameron.annual_at_gmail.com or mail them to:
 
Decameron
c/o The Pen and Anvil press
95 Melville Avenue
Boston, MA, 02124
 

CFP: [Postcolonial]

updated: 
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 - 11:21pm
Daniel Bennett

Geometer: Special Issue
Art and Politics
www.geometer.org.uk
Email: editors_at_geometer.org.uk

Throughout January Geometer Magazine has been publishing articles on a
wide range of topics and disciplines, all of which negotiate the
difficult territory at the intersection of Art and Politics. These pieces
seek in their different ways to understand and document the way in which
artists and writers, musicians and film-makers, respond to and document
the different cultural and political challenges they face.

Featured Articles Include:-

CFP: [20th]

updated: 
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 - 11:21pm
Daniel Bennett

Geometer: Special Issue
Art and Politics
www.geometer.org.uk
Email: editors_at_geometer.org.uk

Throughout January Geometer Magazine has been publishing articles on a
wide range of topics and disciplines, all of which negotiate the
difficult territory at the intersection of Art and Politics. These pieces
seek in their different ways to understand and document the way in which
artists and writers, musicians and film-makers, respond to and document
the different cultural and political challenges they face.

Featured Articles Include:-

CFP: [Film]

updated: 
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 - 11:20pm
Daniel Bennett

Geometer: Special Issue
Art and Politics
www.geometer.org.uk
Email: editors_at_geometer.org.uk

Throughout January Geometer Magazine has been publishing articles on a
wide range of topics and disciplines, all of which negotiate the
difficult territory at the intersection of Art and Politics. These pieces
seek in their different ways to understand and document the way in which
artists and writers, musicians and film-makers, respond to and document
the different cultural and political challenges they face.

Featured Articles Include:-

CFP: [American]

updated: 
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 - 11:20pm
Daniel Bennett

Geometer: Special Issue
Art and Politics
www.geometer.org.uk
Email: editors_at_geometer.org.uk

Throughout January Geometer Magazine has been publishing articles on a
wide range of topics and disciplines, all of which negotiate the
difficult territory at the intersection of Art and Politics. These pieces
seek in their different ways to understand and document the way in which
artists and writers, musicians and film-makers, respond to and document
the different cultural and political challenges they face.

Featured Articles Include:-

CFP: [Collections] The Horton Foote Review

updated: 
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 - 11:03pm
Susan Christensen

Scholars and graduate students are invited to submit articles on topics
related to the life and work of Horton Foote. Articles submitted by May
1, 2009, will be considered for publication in the upcoming issue of The
Horton Foote Review. Manuscripts should be 12-to-20 double-spaced pages,
with MLA documentation, Works Cited, and Notes (as needed). Articles may
be submitted electronically to Susan Christensen, editor of The Horton
Foote Review, at susan.christensen_at_uta.edu.

CFP: [Ethnic] Resistances: Technologies and Relationalities –– Deadline Extension!

updated: 
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 - 10:50pm
Hilary Malatino

Resistances: Technologies and Relationalities
The 19th Annual Philosophy, Interpretation and Culture (PIC) Conference
April 17-18, 2009
Binghamton University â€" Binghamton, NY
This conference seeks to explore the interconnectedness of technology,
relationality and practices of resistance. We conceptualize technology
broadly, as referring to systems, methods of organization, visual/imaging
techniques, and political strategies and tactics, as well as to specific
material objects and systems of objects â€" tools, commodities, bodies.
We seek papers which explore the polyvalent deployments of technologies
in both reproducing extant systems of power relations and their attendant

CFP: [General] Resistances: Technologies and Relationalities –– Deadline Extension!

updated: 
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 - 10:50pm
Hilary Malatino

Resistances: Technologies and Relationalities
The 19th Annual Philosophy, Interpretation and Culture (PIC) Conference
April 17-18, 2009
Binghamton University â€" Binghamton, NY
This conference seeks to explore the interconnectedness of technology,
relationality and practices of resistance. We conceptualize technology
broadly, as referring to systems, methods of organization, visual/imaging
techniques, and political strategies and tactics, as well as to specific
material objects and systems of objects â€" tools, commodities, bodies.
We seek papers which explore the polyvalent deployments of technologies
in both reproducing extant systems of power relations and their attendant

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