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UPDATE: [Gender Studies] Carver and Feminism (5/31/08; online journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 9:53pm
Libe García Zarranz

Final Call for Papers: Carver and Feminism
The Raymond Carver Review (journal, deadline 5/31/08)

The Raymond Carver Review, a peer-reviewed, electronic annual, hosted by
Kent State University and published in cooperation with The International
Raymond Carver Society, is currently accepting submissions for Issue 2,
which is devoted to Carver and Feminism. The special issue will be guest
edited by Claire Fabre-Clark of the University of Paris XII and Libe
García Zarranz of the University of Alberta, Canada.

UPDATE: [20th] Carver and Feminism (5/31/08; online journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 9:53pm
Libe García Zarranz

Final Call for Papers: Carver and Feminism
The Raymond Carver Review (journal, deadline 5/31/08)

The Raymond Carver Review, a peer-reviewed, electronic annual, hosted by
Kent State University and published in cooperation with The International
Raymond Carver Society, is currently accepting submissions for Issue 2,
which is devoted to Carver and Feminism. The special issue will be guest
edited by Claire Fabre-Clark of the University of Paris XII and Libe
García Zarranz of the University of Alberta, Canada.

UPDATE: [Medieval] Carver and Feminism (5/31/08; online journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 9:53pm
Libe García Zarranz

Final Call for Papers: Carver and Feminism
The Raymond Carver Review (journal, deadline 5/31/08)

The Raymond Carver Review, a peer-reviewed, electronic annual, hosted by
Kent State University and published in cooperation with The International
Raymond Carver Society, is currently accepting submissions for Issue 2,
which is devoted to Carver and Feminism. The special issue will be guest
edited by Claire Fabre-Clark of the University of Paris XII and Libe
García Zarranz of the University of Alberta, Canada.

CFP: [International] International Edgar Allan Poe Conference: Two Hundred Years Later

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 7:02pm
Margarita Rigal

International Edgar Allan Poe Conference: Two Hundred Years Later

February 3-6, 2009

Conference venue: Facultad de Humanidades de Albacete (Spain)

An International Edgar Allan Poe Conference will be held in Albacete, February 3-6, 2009, at the
Facultad de Humanidades (www.uclm.es).

Full-length papers related to any aspect of Poe's work, contexts, life, and/or influence are
invited. Authors should feel free to interpret the theme broadly, since it would be impractical to
attempt to address or even to list all conceivable topics about Poe.
The official languages of the Conference will be English and Spanish.

CFP: [Renaissance] Role and Rule: history and power on stage

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 5:01pm
Alessandra Petrina

Role and Rule: history and power on stage
London, The Globe Theatre, 6-8 February 2009

Organized by Globe Education and the Università di Padova,
with the support of the Fondazione Cariparo

UPDATE: [Film] Globalization and Film Style

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 4:40pm
Christoph Lindner

Special Journal Issue on Globalization and Film Style

Vol. 43, no. 1 (Spring 2009)

The journal Style is announcing a special issue on globalization and film
style. Original essays are invited on any aspect of the relationship
between style, film, and globalization. Transnational approaches informed
by current thinking in film theory and cultural studies are particularly
welcome.

UPDATE: [Ethnic] Circulations: Economies, Currencies, Movements in American Studies

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 3:54pm
Shifra Diamond

**Update: Conference location added.**

The New York Metro American Studies Association (NYMASA) and the Columbia
Journal of American Studies (CJAS) announce a call for papers for our 2008
annual one-day conference:

 

Circulations: Economies, Currencies, Movements in American Studies

 

Saturday, November 8, 2008

Fordham University, Lincoln Center Campus

9:00am-5:30pm

 

 

UPDATE: [American] Circulations: Economies, Currencies, Movements in American Studies

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 3:52pm
Shifra Diamond

**Update: Conference location added.**

The New York Metro American Studies Association (NYMASA) and the Columbia
Journal of American Studies (CJAS) announce a call for papers for our 2008
annual one-day conference:

 

Circulations: Economies, Currencies, Movements in American Studies

 

Saturday, November 8, 2008

Fordham University, Lincoln Center Campus

9:00am-5:30pm

 

UPDATE: [Cultural-Historical] Circulations: Economies, Currencies, Movements in American Studies

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 3:47pm
Shifra Diamond

The New York Metro American Studies Association (NYMASA) and the Columbia
Journal of American Studies (CJAS) announce a call for papers for our 2008
annual one-day conference:

 

Circulations: Economies, Currencies, Movements in American Studies

 

Saturday, November 8, 2008

Fordham University, Lincoln Center Campus

9:00am-5:30pm

 

 

CFP: [Renaissance] RSA conference 2009 call for papers

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 3:08pm
Julia Staykova

"The Allegorical Tradition and Psychological Inquiry in the Middle Ages"

The panel invites papers which discuss the role of the medieval allegorical
tradition in providing an epistemic model for self-cognition. The panel
seeks to raise interest in the contribution of allegorical representations
of dissected minds to a body of epistemic inquiry into the nature of mental
processes.

CFP: [Medieval] call for papers

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 3:05pm
Julia Staykova

"The Allegorical Tradition and Psychological Inquiry in the Middle Ages"

I am calling papers for a panel at the RSA conference in Los Angeles, 2009.
The panel invites papers which discuss the role of the medieval allegorical
tradition in providing an epistemic model for self-cognition. The panel
seeks to raise interest in the contribution of allegorical representations
of dissected minds to a body of epistemic inquiry into the nature of mental
processes.

CFP: [International] Alexander von Humboldt, 2009, Berlin: Travels Between Europe and the Americas (deadline Dec 1, 2008)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 2:09pm
Rex Clark

Fifth International and Interdisciplinary Conference
Alexander von Humboldt, 2009:
Travels Between Europe and the Americas

at Freie Universität Berlin, Germany,
July 27-31, 2009

http://www.humboldtconference2009.de

Call for Papers
Researchers from all disciplines, professors and graduate students
interested in travels between Europe and the Americas are invited to submit
abstracts of their papers for consideration.

UPDATE: [Film] Registration Open: Continuity & Innovation: Contemporary Film Form and Contemporary Film Criticism

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 1:57pm
Lucy Fife

Registration is now open for:

Continuity and Innovation: Contemporary Film Form and Film Criticism

5th â€" 7th September 2008, University of Reading Film Conference

Forms are available to download on our website:
http://www.rdg.ac.uk/ftt/research/ftt-continuityandinnovation.asp

Keynote speakers will be Gilberto Perez, Douglas Pye and Adrian Martin. In
addition, film practitioners will be discussing their work.

Programme details will follow

Deadline for all registration forms is 28th July 2008. To take advantage of
the early fee, registration forms must be sent by 2nd June 2008.

CFP: [International] Translation in multilingual cultures

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 1:32pm
Francis Mus

Call for papers

TRANSLATION IN MULTILINGUAL CULTURES

The research group “Translation” and the research unit “Literary relations
and post/national identities” of the KULeuven organise an international
colloquium on “Translation in multilingual cultures”, May 20th, 21st and
22nd 2009 in Leuven, Belgium.

CFP: [Theatre] Role and Rule: history and power on stage

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 12:59pm
Alessandra Petrina

Role and Rule: history and power on stage
London, The Globe Theatre, 6-8 February 2009

Organized by Globe Education and the Università di Padova,
with the support of the Fondazione Cariparo

CFP: [General] Welsh Women's Writing in English: Voice, Space, Identity

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 8:42am
Laura Wainwright

Welsh Women’s Writing in English: Voice, Space, Identity

A postgraduate day-seminar supported by The Feminist and Women’s Studies
Association (FWSA) and hosted by the School of English, Communication and
Philosophy at Cardiff University, 7 July 2008

Keynote speakers:
Professor Jane Aaron and Dr. Katie Gramich

Including a roundtable discussion attended by: Professor Jane Aaron
(University of Glamorgan); Dr. Katie Gramich (Cardiff University); Dr.
Becky Munford (Cardiff University); Dr. Vike Plock (Cardiff University)

CFP: [20th] Welsh Women's Writing in English: Voice, Space, Identity

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 8:42am
Laura Wainwright

Welsh Women’s Writing in English: Voice, Space, Identity

A postgraduate day-seminar supported by The Feminist and Women’s Studies
Association (FWSA) and hosted by the School of English, Communication and
Philosophy at Cardiff University, 7 July 2008

Keynote speakers:
Professor Jane Aaron and Dr. Katie Gramich

Including a roundtable discussion attended by: Professor Jane Aaron
(University of Glamorgan); Dr. Katie Gramich (Cardiff University); Dr.
Becky Munford (Cardiff University); Dr. Vike Plock (Cardiff University)

CFP: [Graduate] Welsh Women's Writing in English: Voice, Space, Identity

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 8:42am
Laura Wainwright

Welsh Women’s Writing in English: Voice, Space, Identity

A postgraduate day-seminar supported by The Feminist and Women’s Studies
Association (FWSA) and hosted by the School of English, Communication and
Philosophy at Cardiff University, 7 July 2008

Keynote speakers:
Professor Jane Aaron and Dr. Katie Gramich

Including a roundtable discussion attended by: Professor Jane Aaron
(University of Glamorgan); Dr. Katie Gramich (Cardiff University); Dr.
Becky Munford (Cardiff University); Dr. Vike Plock (Cardiff University)

CFP: [Gender Studies] Welsh Women's Writing in English: Voice, Space, Identity

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 8:41am
Laura Wainwright

Welsh Women’s Writing in English: Voice, Space, Identity

A postgraduate day-seminar supported by The Feminist and Women’s Studies
Association (FWSA) and hosted by the School of English, Communication and
Philosophy at Cardiff University, 7 July 2008

Keynote speakers:
Professor Jane Aaron and Dr. Katie Gramich

Including a roundtable discussion attended by: Professor Jane Aaron
(University of Glamorgan); Dr. Katie Gramich (Cardiff University); Dr.
Becky Munford (Cardiff University); Dr. Vike Plock (Cardiff University)

UPDATE: [Renaissance] Drink and Drinking (GEMCS 2008; Deadline extended 5/23)

updated: 
Monday, May 12, 2008 - 8:12pm
David Swain

Inviting papers on drink and drinking culture in sixteenth and seventeenth
century literature for GEMCS 2008. Topics may include drunkenness and
social disorder; drinking and social status; brewers and brewsters; water,
beer, ale, wine, or spirits; church-ales and other festivities; social
histories of brewing and drinking; economics of drink; alcohol and health;
temperance. Papers emphasizing social histories are encouraged Abstracts
of 250 words should be sent to David Swain (d.swain at snhu.edu) by 23 May
2008.

UPDATE: [Graduate] Hoaxes, Hucksters, and Phonies: Interpretations of Fraud in Popular Discourses

updated: 
Monday, May 12, 2008 - 7:33pm
Andrew Urban

2008 SAMLA Convention Graduate Students' Forum in English

Hoaxes, Hucksters, and Phonies: Interpretations of Fraud in Popular
Discourses

The Graduate Students' Forum in English welcomes paper proposals that
address the theme of fraud and the role of the flim-flam man in current
discourses. Topics for papers or panels are not restricted to
literature. The concept of “fraud” can be interpreted liberally and may
include such topics as:

CFP: [Gender Studies] CFP

updated: 
Monday, May 12, 2008 - 7:19pm
tinola mayfield-guerrero

The Midwest division of SWIP (Society for Women in Philosophy) is looking
for papers, poetry, panel proposals and/or other proposals for our upcoming
conference.
The conference will be held Sept 19, 20, and 21, 2008 at the University of
Wisconsin-Whitewater.

We invite work in all areas relating to feminism and feminist practices;
anti-racist theory/practice;political theory and ethics; metaphysics and
epistemology as well as papers, panels, and performances that engage
feminist anti-racist praxis and theorizing more broadly. Midwest SWIP is an
interdisciplinary conference with a particular emphasis on troubling the
discipline of philosophy and the theory/practice dichotomy.

CFP: [General] Contested Spaces: Conflict, Counter-Narrative and Culture From Below in Canadian and Quebecois Lit.

updated: 
Monday, May 12, 2008 - 6:06pm
Domenic Beneventi

Contested Spaces: Conflict, Counter-Narrative an Culture From Below

in Canadian and Québécois Literatures

The state legitimates its ideologies though specific material strategies and practices in the aim
of defining social discourse and those who may participate in its production. If the
normalization and codification of public spaces produces the “proper” citizen who participates
in the consumption of the marketplace, it also produces the obverse - the homeless, the
criminal, the unemployed, the welfare recipient, the declassed migrant, the prisoner, the
dispossessed aboriginal, the racial and linguistic other.

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