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CFP: [Gender Studies] Extended deadline: Gothic Escapes?

updated: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 - 1:44pm
Centre for Gender and Diversity

CALL FOR PAPERS
Points of Exit: Gothic Escapes? Maastricht University, 19-20 March 2009

- extended deadline: 1 December 2008 -

On Thursday, March 19, and Friday, March 20, 2009, the Centre for Gender
and Diversity,
Maastricht University, the Netherlands, will mark its ten-year
anniversary with a conference
entitled Points of Exit: (Un)conventional Representations of Age,
Parenting, and Sexuality.
The conference aims to examine the potential deconstruction of
conventional scripts of age,
parenting, and sexuality.

UPDATE: [American] Rebecca Harding Davis at SSAWW

updated: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 - 1:43pm
Alicia Mischa Renfroe

Reminder:

Rebecca Harding Davis Society/ Call for Papers
Fourth Conference of Society for the Study of American Women Writers

The Rebecca Harding Davis Society will host one panel at the Fourth
Conference of the Society for the Study of American Women Writers. The
conference will be held October 21-24, 2009, at the Sheraton Society Hill
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The Rebecca Harding Davis Society invites proposals that consider women’s
issues and themes in Davis’s work. We are particularly interested in
proposals that focus on lesser-known Davis texts rather than on “Life in
the Iron Mills.” Presentations will be limited to 20 minutes.

Deadline: December 1, 2008

UPDATE: [General] Rebecca Harding Davis at SSAWW

updated: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 - 1:42pm
Alicia Mischa Renfroe

Reminder:

Rebecca Harding Davis Society/ Call for Papers
Fourth Conference of Society for the Study of American Women Writers

The Rebecca Harding Davis Society will host one panel at the Fourth
Conference of the Society for the Study of American Women Writers. The
conference will be held October 21-24, 2009, at the Sheraton Society Hill
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The Rebecca Harding Davis Society invites proposals that consider women’s
issues and themes in Davis’s work. We are particularly interested in
proposals that focus on lesser-known Davis texts rather than on “Life in
the Iron Mills.” Presentations will be limited to 20 minutes.

Deadline: December 1, 2008

UPDATE: [Cultural-Historical] Rebecca Harding Davis at SSAWW

updated: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 - 1:42pm
Alicia Mischa Renfroe

Reminder:

Rebecca Harding Davis Society/ Call for Papers
Fourth Conference of Society for the Study of American Women Writers

The Rebecca Harding Davis Society will host one panel at the Fourth
Conference of the Society for the Study of American Women Writers. The
conference will be held October 21-24, 2009, at the Sheraton Society Hill
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The Rebecca Harding Davis Society invites proposals that consider women’s
issues and themes in Davis’s work. We are particularly interested in
proposals that focus on lesser-known Davis texts rather than on “Life in
the Iron Mills.” Presentations will be limited to 20 minutes.

Deadline: December 1, 2008

UPDATE: [American] Rebecca Harding Davis at SSAWW

updated: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 - 1:42pm
Alicia Mischa Renfroe

Reminder:

Rebecca Harding Davis Society/ Call for Papers
Fourth Conference of Society for the Study of American Women Writers

The Rebecca Harding Davis Society will host one panel at the Fourth
Conference of the Society for the Study of American Women Writers. The
conference will be held October 21-24, 2009, at the Sheraton Society Hill
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The Rebecca Harding Davis Society invites proposals that consider women’s
issues and themes in Davis’s work. We are particularly interested in
proposals that focus on lesser-known Davis texts rather than on “Life in
the Iron Mills.” Presentations will be limited to 20 minutes.

Deadline: December 1, 2008

CFP: [Gender Studies] Extended Deadline: New Direction in Age Studies

updated: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 - 1:40pm
Centre for Gender and Diversity

Points of Exit:
New Directions in Age Studies: Exploring Exits from the Narrative of
Decline
Extended deadline!

On Thursday, March 19, and Friday, March 20, 2009, the Centre for Gender
and Diversity, Maastricht University, the Netherlands, will mark its ten-
year anniversary with a conference entitled Points of Exit: (Un)
conventional Representations of Age, Parenting, and Sexuality. The
conference aims to examine the potential deconstruction of conventional
scripts of age, parenting, and sexuality.

For one of the panels, entitled New Directions in Age Studies: Exploring
Exits from the Narrative of Decline, we invite papers that deal with the
following theme:

CFP: [Gender Studies] Extended Deadline: Queering Queer Texts

updated: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 - 1:27pm
Centre for Gender and Diversity

Points of Exit: Queering Queer Texts
Extended deadline!

On Thursday, March 19, and Friday, March 20, 2009, the Centre for Gender
and Diversity, Maastricht University, the Netherlands, will mark its ten-
year anniversary with a conference entitled Points of Exit: (Un)
conventional Representations of Age, Parenting, and Sexuality. The
conference aims to examine the potential deconstruction of conventional
scripts of age, parenting, and sexuality.

For one of the panels, entitled Queering Queer Texts, we invite papers
that deal with the following theme:

CFP: [Medieval] Play: Aspects and Approaches

updated: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 - 12:08pm
Sarah Baccianti

Medium Ævum will host the Fifth Medieval Aspects and Approaches Conference on April 3-4,
2009 at Lincoln College Oxford. This conference is aimed at early career scholars and graduate
students. A volume of proceedings comprising selected papers will appear in the Medium Ævum
Monographs Series. Contributions are welcomed from diverse fields of research such as history
of art and architecture, history, theology, philosophy, anthropology, literature and history of
ideas.

Papers will be 20 minutes or less. Please email 250-word abstracts (text only, no attachments
please) to oxgradconf_at_gmail.com by 15th February 2009.

Suggested topics might include:

CFP: [Cultural-Historical] Framed and Spliced: Hollywood's Search for "The Story" in History

updated: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 - 10:46pm
Cristine Soliz

Framed and Spliced: Hollywood's Search for "The Story" in History

Panels now being created for those interested in Historical Fiction.

Particular interest in establishing a panel on the following:

>From DW Griffith's take on American history in Birth of a Nation to Steven
Spielberg's version of the ‘50s and a ‘50s con artist in Catch Me If You
Can, Hollywood has searched for "the story" in history, reorganizing the
chronology of events to sell history on the Big Screen. How fictive is
history on the Big Screen?

Send proposals for Historical Fiction at large or the above theme panel to:
The priority, reduced fee deadline is Nov 15, and the final deadline is Dec. 1.

CFP: [Collections] Call For Papers

updated: 
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.

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