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CFP: [Graduate] CFP: The Politics of Crisis - Comp. Lit. Grad. Student Conference at UC Irvine

updated: 
Saturday, November 15, 2008 - 2:37am
Sharareh Frouzesh Bennett

CALL FOR PAPERS - THE POLITICS OF CRISIS (April 3-4, 2009)

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Please distribute widely.
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The graduate students of the Department of Comparative Literature at UC
Irvine invite submissions for:

Politics of Crisis

University of California, Irvine
Friday, April 3 -
Saturday April 4, 2009

Keynotes:
Paul Rabinow, Professor of Anthropology, UC, Berkeley
additional keynote TBA

CFP: [Film] The Scene

updated: 
Saturday, November 15, 2008 - 12:37am
Cinephile

Call For Papers â€" Cinephile Vol. 5 No. 2:
‘The Scene’

CFP: [Graduate] "The Abnormal"-

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 10:57pm
Shannon Winston

The University of Michigan
Department of Comparative Literature

Call for Papers: 13th Annual Comparative Literature Intra-student Faculty Forum

"The Abnormal"

March 13th-14th, 2009, University of Michigan

What does "the abnormal" refer to? How is our understanding of the term
mediated by cultural, legal or religious practices, and institutions? What
are the social, political, and historical implications of thinking in terms
of norms? And finally, what is the abnormal's role as a category in
different disciplines both within the humanities and in the social sciences?

UPDATE: [Postcolonial] Contributors needed for general literature reference work

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 9:00pm
Jennifer McClinton-Temple

Facts on File, Inc is putting together an ambitious, three-volume
reference work that will guide high school and college students through
the most commonly reoccurring themes in the most commonly assigned works
of literature. The work will begin with 1500-word essays on the 50 most
common themes in literature.

UPDATE: [General] Contributors needed for general literature reference work

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 9:00pm
Jennifer McClinton-Temple

Facts on File, Inc is putting together an ambitious, three-volume
reference work that will guide high school and college students through
the most commonly reoccurring themes in the most commonly assigned works
of literature. The work will begin with 1500-word essays on the 50 most
common themes in literature.

UPDATE: [Theatre] Contributors needed for general literature reference work

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 8:59pm
Jennifer McClinton-Temple

Facts on File, Inc is putting together an ambitious, three-volume
reference work that will guide high school and college students through
the most commonly reoccurring themes in the most commonly assigned works
of literature. The work will begin with 1500-word essays on the 50 most
common themes in literature.

UPDATE: [African-American] Contributors needed for general literature reference work

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 8:59pm
Jennifer McClinton-Temple

Facts on File, Inc is putting together an ambitious, three-volume
reference work that will guide high school and college students through
the most commonly reoccurring themes in the most commonly assigned works
of literature. The work will begin with 1500-word essays on the 50 most
common themes in literature.

UPDATE: [American] Contributors needed for general literature reference work

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 8:59pm
Jennifer McClinton-Temple

Facts on File, Inc is putting together an ambitious, three-volume
reference work that will guide high school and college students through
the most commonly reoccurring themes in the most commonly assigned works
of literature. The work will begin with 1500-word essays on the 50 most
common themes in literature.

UPDATE: [20th] Contributors needed for general literature reference work

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 8:59pm
Jennifer McClinton-Temple

Facts on File, Inc is putting together an ambitious, three-volume
reference work that will guide high school and college students through
the most commonly reoccurring themes in the most commonly assigned works
of literature. The work will begin with 1500-word essays on the 50 most
common themes in literature.

UPDATE: [Romantic] Contributors needed for general literature reference work

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 8:59pm
Jennifer McClinton-Temple

Facts on File, Inc is putting together an ambitious, three-volume
reference work that will guide high school and college students through
the most commonly reoccurring themes in the most commonly assigned works
of literature. The work will begin with 1500-word essays on the 50 most
common themes in literature.

UPDATE: [Collections] New Formalism collection

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 3:54pm
Verena Theile

UPDATE: New Formalism Collection

Extended Deadline 11/20

We invite contributions to a proposed collection of essays that examines
new formalism as a vehicle of literary inquiry. We see new formalism as a
literary, cultural movement that harkens back to new criticism, Russian
formalism, and structuralism, while embracing cultural theory and actively
drawing on new historicist methodologies. Because that’s a lot to cover, we
think it appropriate and timely to take another look at contemporary
literary/cultural theory and to call on scholars to reconsider the ways in
which they approach, analyze, and write (about) texts.

UPDATE: [Medieval] Acting Out: A symposium on Screen Performance, Inference and Intepretation

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 9:50am
Lucy Fife Donaldson

Call for Papers â€" Apologies for Cross Posting

Acting Out â€" A symposium on Screen Performance, Inference and Interpretation

20th March 2009, University of Reading

“Clearly films depend on a form of communication whereby meanings are acted
out.” (Naremore, Acting in the Cinema, p. 2)

“I would like to say that what I am doing in reading a film is performing
it (if you wish, performing it inside myself)” (Cavell, Pursuits of
Happiness, 1981, pp. 37-38.)

Keynote Speaker â€" Andrew Klevan, (St. Anne’s College, University of Oxford)
â€" Film Performance: From Achievement to Appreciation (Wallflower Press)

CFP: [Collections] Women in Indian English Fiction by Women

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 4:53am
Asha Choubey

The Editor of a collection on
“ Women in Indian Fiction by Women”
Seeks quality, scholarly research papers.
Abstracts due by: 1 January 2009.
Full papers due: 25 March 2009.
The collection has been commissioned by a renowned Delhi Publisher.
Address all your submissions & queries to: reader1234_at_rediffmail.com/
ashkar_us_at_yahoo.com

Dr. Asha Choubey
Reader in English
Head, Department of Humanities
MJP Rohilkhand University
Bareilly. U.P.
India

CFP: [Gender Studies] Women in Indian English Fiction by Women

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 4:53am
Asha Choubey

The Editor of a collection on
“ Women in Indian Fiction by Women”
Seeks quality, scholarly research papers.
Abstracts due by: 1 January 2009.
Full papers due: 25 March 2009.
The collection has been commissioned by a renowned Delhi Publisher.
Address all your submissions & queries to: reader1234_at_rediffmail.com/
ashkar_us_at_yahoo.com

Dr. Asha Choubey
Reader in English
Head, Department of Humanities
MJP Rohilkhand University
Bareilly. U.P.
India

CFP: [Postcolonial] Women in Indian English Fiction by Women

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 4:53am
Asha Choubey

The Editor of a collection on
“ Women in Indian Fiction by Women”
Seeks quality, scholarly research papers.
Abstracts due by: 1 January 2009.
Full papers due: 25 March 2009.
The collection has been commissioned by a renowned Delhi Publisher.
Address all your submissions & queries to: reader1234_at_rediffmail.com/
ashkar_us_at_yahoo.com

Dr. Asha Choubey
Reader in English
Head, Department of Humanities
MJP Rohilkhand University
Bareilly. U.P.
India

UPDATE: [Graduate] The Machine in the Garden 2.0

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 3:58am
Lindsay Cobb

NINTH ANNUAL EGSA CONFERENCE
"THE MACHINE IN THE GARDEN 2.0"

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

January 30, 2009 ● 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Barnhardt Student Activity Center (SAC) ● 3rd Floor Salons

. . . So many inventions have been added that life seems almost made over
new . . . - Ralph Waldo Emerson

UPDATE: [Gender Studies] Extended Deadline:Womenâs Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal: Mothering in the 21st Century

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 3:57am
Elizabeth Callaghan

Women’s Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal: Mothering in the 21st Century

Guest Editors: Annalisa Zox-Weaver and Elizabeth Callaghan

** The deadline for submissions has been extended to January 15, 2009. **

Women’s Studies currently seeks submissions for a special issue exploring contemporary 

motherhood. The issue will have an interdisciplinary approach, and we therefore encourage 

articles that deal with the literary, social, psychological, racial, cultural, and/or legal aspects of 

contemporary American motherhood. We are also interested in first-person narratives of 

personal experiences in mothering.

UPDATE: [Professional] The Machine in the Garden 2.0

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 3:40am
Lindsay Cobb

NINTH ANNUAL EGSA CONFERENCE
"THE MACHINE IN THE GARDEN 2.0"

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

January 30, 2009 ● 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Barnhardt Student Activity Center (SAC) ● 3rd Floor Salons

. . . So many inventions have been added that life seems almost made over
new . . . - Ralph Waldo Emerson

UPDATE: [Rhetoric-Composition] The Machine in the Garden 2.0

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 3:39am
Lindsay Cobb

NINTH ANNUAL EGSA CONFERENCE
"THE MACHINE IN THE GARDEN 2.0"

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

January 30, 2009 ● 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Barnhardt Student Activity Center (SAC) ● 3rd Floor Salons

. . . So many inventions have been added that life seems almost made over
new . . . - Ralph Waldo Emerson

UPDATE: [Computing-Internet] The Machine in the Garden 2.0

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 3:38am
Lindsay Cobb

NINTH ANNUAL EGSA CONFERENCE
"THE MACHINE IN THE GARDEN 2.0"

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

January 30, 2009 ● 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Barnhardt Student Activity Center (SAC) ● 3rd Floor Salons

. . . So many inventions have been added that life seems almost made over
new . . . - Ralph Waldo Emerson

UPDATE: [Computing-Internet] The Machine in the Garden 2.0

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 3:38am
Lindsay Cobb

NINTH ANNUAL EGSA CONFERENCE
"THE MACHINE IN THE GARDEN 2.0"

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

January 30, 2009 ● 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Barnhardt Student Activity Center (SAC) ● 3rd Floor Salons

. . . So many inventions have been added that life seems almost made over
new . . . - Ralph Waldo Emerson

UPDATE: [Children] The Machine in the Garden 2.0

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 3:34am
Lindsay Cobb

NINTH ANNUAL EGSA CONFERENCE
"THE MACHINE IN THE GARDEN 2.0"

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

January 30, 2009 ● 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Barnhardt Student Activity Center (SAC) ● 3rd Floor Salons

. . . So many inventions have been added that life seems almost made over
new . . . - Ralph Waldo Emerson

UPDATE: [Travel] The Machine in the Garden 2.0

updated: 
Friday, November 14, 2008 - 3:34am
Lindsay Cobb

NINTH ANNUAL EGSA CONFERENCE
"THE MACHINE IN THE GARDEN 2.0"

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

January 30, 2009 ● 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Barnhardt Student Activity Center (SAC) ● 3rd Floor Salons

. . . So many inventions have been added that life seems almost made over
new . . . - Ralph Waldo Emerson

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