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UPDATE: [Postcolonial] UPDATE / Amendment

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Friday, February 29, 2008 - 8:43am
Letizia Gramaglia

Item previously posted as:
 
Indo-Caribbean Literature and Culture
A Conference to Celebrate the 170thAnniversary of the Arrival of
East Indians in the Caribbean
University of Warwick
9th-10th May 2008

The dates for the Conference have been changed,
It will be held on 26th-27th June 2008.

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UPDATE: [International] ANZCA Power and Place Communication conference

updated: 
Friday, February 29, 2008 - 5:58am
Heather Kavan

ANZCA Power and Place Communication Conference, Wellington, New Zealand
 
It’s not too late to submit papers to the Australian & New Zealand
Communication Association Conference. The conference will be held in
Wellington, New Zealand on July 9-11, 2008. We welcome participants from
a variety of disciplines to explore new directions in communication and
journalism research.

Theme

The conference theme “Power and Place” brings together two of the most
challenging and thought-provoking dimensions of communication.

Call for papers

CFP: [General] Annual PAMLA Conference

updated: 
Thursday, February 28, 2008 - 11:05pm
Salah Khan

Inviting papers (15-20 minutes) for panels in the Humanities at the 106th
Annual Pacific Ancient & Modern Language Association Conference, Pomona
College in Claremont, California, November 7-8th 2008. In addition to a
broad range of fields explored at the conference, this year's special
topic will be "Violence and Representation."

Please see full Call For Papers at: http://www.pamla.org/2008/

Please send paper title, 50-word abstract and 500-word proposal to
appropriate Chair by March 15.

CFP: [Collections] Special Issue of ESC on SKIN

updated: 
Thursday, February 28, 2008 - 9:05pm
Michael O'Driscoll

ESC: English Studies in Canada invites proposals for the following Special Issue, guest edited by
Prof. Julia Emberley, University of Western Ontario.

CFP: [African-American] CFP - 2009 MLA panel session sponsored by the Folklore and Literature Discussion Group

updated: 
Thursday, February 28, 2008 - 8:45pm
David Todd Lawrence

Folklore and Gayl Jones' CORREGIDORA. Seeking papers exploring the ways
CORREGIDORA can be understood as a folkloric text. Emphasis on the blues,
orality, family or personal narrative, participatory reading, etc. 350 word
abstracts by March 14th to David Todd Lawrence (dtlawrence_at_stthomas.edu).

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CFP: [Professional] Teaching Shakespeare on Film––Special Session MLA 2008

updated: 
Thursday, February 28, 2008 - 4:49pm
Robert Viking O'Brien

Strategies for teaching Shakespeare film courses or for using film in Shakespeare courses. Papers
on recent developments in the field especially welcome. 300-word abstract and 1 page vitae by 15
March.

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CFP: [Renaissance] Teaching Shakespeare on Film––Special Session MLA 2008

updated: 
Thursday, February 28, 2008 - 4:48pm
Robert Viking O'Brien

Strategies for teaching Shakespeare film courses or for using film in Shakespeare courses. Papers
on recent developments in the field especially welcome. 300-word abstract and 1 page vitae by 15
March.

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CFP: [Film] Film Adaptations and the Coming of Sound

updated: 
Thursday, February 28, 2008 - 4:05pm
Deborah Cartmell

Papers are invited for a panel on 'Film Adaptation and the Coming of Sound'
for the 3rd Annual Studies in Literature on Screen Conference, Amsterdam,
26-27 September, 2008. Abstracts to Deborah Cartmell
djc_at_dmu.ac.uk by 6th June, 2008.

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CFP: [Film] Call For Papers

updated: 
Thursday, February 28, 2008 - 3:32pm
Luiz Fernando Ferreira Sá

Call For Papers - Online Journal txt7

The Online Journal txt - Transdisciplinary readings of texts and screen
(videos, films, television, internet, games)organized by the Program Text
and Screen located at The Federal University of Minas Gerais - Brazil;
Faculty of Letters calls for papers and images for its 7th edition to be
published online by August 2008.

THEME - TELEVISION, CINEMA AND THE FORMATION OF READERS

UPDATE: [Collections] Horror/Gothic Studies CFP Update The Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies

updated: 
Thursday, February 28, 2008 - 3:19pm
Dr Bernice Murphy

The deadline for submissions for the June 2008 issue of the online Irish
Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies has been extended until April 7th
2008. Articles of between 6-8000 words on any aspect of horror and gothic
studies are welcome as are pieces for our review sections, in particular
the film and new media (Video Games, comics and graphic novel) sections.
More details can be found in the "About Us" section of the journal, which
is online at: http://irishgothichorrorjournal.homestead.com/

CFP: [American] Emily Dickinson at 2008 MLA

updated: 
Thursday, February 28, 2008 - 1:43pm
Jed Deppman

Emily Dickinson International Society at MLA 

The Emily Dickinson International Society will sponsor two sessions at the Modern Language
Association annual conference in San Francisco, December 27-30, 2008.

By tradition, one will be an "Open" panel, for which proposals from any area of Dickinson studies
are welcome. This year's second panel will be "Dickinson as World Poet." Papers might present
Dickinson in the context of contemporary transatlantic or hemispheric studies, as an inspiration or
challenge to other world poets, as a global phenomenon, as translated and received in across the
world, as a thinker/poet of the world or for the world. 

CFP: [American] PAMLA: American Literature post-1865

updated: 
Thursday, February 28, 2008 - 3:05am
Emily Merriman

Inviting papers (15-20 minutes) for “American Literature post-1865”

Panel of the 106th
Annual Pacific Ancient & Modern Language Association Conference,
Pomona
College in Claremont, California, November 7-8th 2008.

PAMLA: http://www.pamla.org/2008/

Please send paper title, 50-word abstract, & 500-word proposal by
March 15.
estm_at_sfsu.edu and kdrake_at_scrippscollege.edu

Emily Merriman
San Francisco State University

Kimberly Drake
Scripps College

CFP: [Film] Science of the Kill: The Tangled Web of Crime and Punishment (5/1/08; 10/30-11/2/08)

updated: 
Wednesday, February 27, 2008 - 9:28pm
Cynthia Miller

Call for Papers
“Science of the Kill: The Tangled Web of Crime and Punishment” Area
2008 Film & History Conference
Film & Science: Fictions, Documentaries, and Beyond
October 30-November 2, 2008
Chicago, Illinois
www.uwosh.edu/filmandhistory
Second-Round Deadline: May 1, 2008

AREA: Science of the Kill: The Tangled Web of Crime and Punishment

CFP: [African-American] Intersections of African American Literacies and Popular Culture

updated: 
Wednesday, February 27, 2008 - 8:47pm
Faith Bennett

M/MLA (Midwest Modern Language Association) African American Literature I Panel CFP:
Intersections of African American Literacies and Popular Culture
        Paper topics should explore connections between popular culture (film, music, TV) and African
American literacies. For example, Cornel West, one of the most prominent African American
theorists, has produced a rap CD. What are the implications of such crossover scholarships? Other
questions to consider include, but are not limited to, what are the connections between popular
culture and African American literacies? How are these connections defined? What are the common
attitudes and practices that inform African American productions in both popular culture and

CFP: [Renaissance] PAMLA Shakespeare and Related Topics

updated: 
Wednesday, February 27, 2008 - 8:11pm
Liberty Stanavage

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference (PAMLA)
Panel Topic: Shakespeare and Related Topics
November 7-8, 2008
Pomona College
Claremont, California

Submission Deadline: March 15, 2008

Papers are invited for a panel on Shakespeare and Related Topics.
Proposals are encouraged on any subject of Shakespeare studies as well as
contemporaneous authors. In keeping with this year's special theme for the
conference, "Violence and representation", papers are particularly welcome
on topics that address representations of violence and vengeance in these
texts.

CFP: [20th] Chocolate: Exotic and Erotic Elixir (3/15/08; MLA '08)

updated: 
Wednesday, February 27, 2008 - 7:26pm
Judy A. Hayden

This panel explores contemporary women writers and the use of chocolate as
an exotic, erotic, or even magical substance in any area/genre, including
fiction, non-fiction, diaries/memoirs, poetry, drama and film. Send 250
word abstracts by 15 March, 2008 by email to Judy A. Hayden, University of
Tampa, at jhayden_at_ut.edu.

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