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[UPDATE] Nations and Empires of the Early Modern Period

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Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 4:33pm
Early Modern Colloquium of the University of Michigan

Nations and Empires of the Early Modern Period
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
March 9-10

Keynote Speakers:

Joyce MacDonald, University of Kentucky
Daniel Vitkus, Florida State University

UCLA Southland Graduate Conference: Art and Accident: June 1, 2012

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Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 12:56pm
UCLA Department of English

2012 UCLA Southland Graduate Conference: Art and Accident
June 1, 2012

"Step accidently on your untied shoelace, fall down and you'll understand a thing or two about the theory of literature." --Viktor Shklovsky

Moving Forward 2012: The Use, Misuse and Abuse of Identity

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Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 12:06pm
Moving Forward 2012

Call for Papers:

The Use, Misuse and Abuse of Identity

Moving Forward 2012
9th Annual Postgraduate Conference of the College of Arts and Social Sciences
University of Aberdeen
22nd-24th June 2012
25th June Optional workshop

Keynote Speakers: Professor Mustapha Pasha
Professor Michael Syrotinski (TBC)
Dr Mark Fisher

Workshops led by: Dr Janet Stewart: The Ethics of Writing
Dr Barbara Fennell: Collaborative Research

I wanted
to be the banner
of my time
or a shred of its banner (Fried)

International Conference on Welsh Studies

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Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 11:15am
North American Association for the Study of Welsh Culture and History (NAASWCH)

International Conference on Welsh Studies
Bangor University
Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales
26-28 July, 2012

Call for Papers

"Routes and Roots: Identity and Intercultural Exchange in Travel and Tourism"

updated: 
Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 10:25am
Cultural Studies Centre, Departmentof Languages and Cultures, University of Aveiro, Portugal

"The universal longing for peace and mutual understanding, coupled with the legitimate aspiration for prosperity and economic development, are common values of humanity shared by all societies. In a global environment marked by rising intolerance and cross-cultural tensions, often exacerbated by the economic divide between nations, tourism can foster spiritual and cultural respect among and between peoples, while creating economic opportunities to benefit disadvantaged populations." - Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, 29th October 2007

CFP - Signal Processing: An International Journal (SPIJ)

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Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 4:36am
Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals)

Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals) invites researchers, editors, scientists & scholars to publish their scientific research papers in a Signal Processing: An International Journal (SPIJ) Volume 6, Issue 2.

Call For Submissions: Publishers Looking for Chapbook Manuscripts

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Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 11:39pm
Wormwood Chapbooks

JFoster.Editor@gmail.com
Wormwood Chapbooks, an off-shoot of A Few Lines Magazine, is now taking in submissions for chapbook manuscripts. We have two different types of chapbooks: poetry books and prose-poetry/flash fiction collections.

For poetry chapbooks, please send us - in a single document (.doc) - 10 to 20 poems, previously published or unpublished. For prose-poetry/flash fiction collections, please send us - in a single document (.doc) - 8 to 15 pieces, previous published or unpublished.

For full details, please carefully read the instructions listed on this link:

Call For Submissions: Internationally Read Magazine Publishing Poetry, Flash Fiction, Short Stories, and Creative Non-Fiction

updated: 
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 11:38pm
A Few Lines Magazine

A Few Lines Magazine is currently accepting submissions for its fourth issue, which is slated to come out in March or April. Our publication is growing rapidly, and our readership is larger than ever.

We accept submissions of poetry, flash fiction, fiction, and creative non-fiction. We read on a daily basis, so please feel free to submit at any time.

We're in the process of printing our second issue, and the electronic edition of our third issue is scheduled to release on the 7th of December. Please feel free to flip through the pages of our past publications to get a sense of what we publish. We are not partial to any sort of aesthetic per se; we simply aim to publish literature.

[UPDATE] Re-conceptualizing Cartography: Space-Time Compression and Narrative Mapping

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Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 10:12pm
The English Graduate Student Association at the University of South Florida

Sponsored by the English Graduate Student Association at the University of South Florida, this interdisciplinary conference seeks presentations relating to considerations of time and/or space, space-time compression, and mapping. We encourage submissions from graduate students and professors from all fields, especially geography; sociology; literature; rhetoric and composition; gender, race, and sexuality studies; disability studies; history; political science; and globalization studies. We invite proposals for complete panels of three or four papers, round table sessions of up to five speakers, as well as individual papers.

Women and Work

updated: 
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 5:03pm
Society for the study of American Women Writers

Call for papers: Women and Work: panel proposed for Society for the Study of American Women Writers conference, October 10-13, 2012, Denver

Latin American and Caribbean Popular Culture

updated: 
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 4:21pm
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association

PLEASE POST

CALL FOR PAPERS

ANNUAL MEETING OF THE POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION
AND THE AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION

(Boston, Wednesday, April 11 through Saturday, April 14, 2012)
Note: This is a week later than we have traditionally held it in the past.

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