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CFP: [American] Obscenity Law and Censorship in the U.S. South

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Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:01pm
Barbara Ladd

OBSCENITY LAW AND CENSORSHIP IN THE (U.S.) SOUTH
MODERN LANGUGE ASSOCIATION, DEC. 27-30, 2008
SAN FRANCISCO

For this MLA 2008 panel, papers sought on the nature and impact of
censorship and/or obscenity law and practice on cultural expression
(public and private speech, writing, film, music, photography, other
performances) in the U.S. South, or in material dealing with the South,
from the colonial period to the present.

CFP: [Graduate] 21st Annual GAFIS Symposium: Engaged/Engaging Texts

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Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 4:55pm
Loren Eadie

CALL FOR PAPERS
The Graduate Association of French and Italian Students
is pleased to announce its
21st Annual Symposium

Engaged/Engaging Texts: The Power of the Written and Spoken Word

April 4-5, 2008
The University of Wisconsin-Madison

“Without words, without writing and without books there would be no
history, there could be no concept of humanity.”
Hermann Hesse (1877 - 1962)

CFP: [Medieval] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:44am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Renaissance] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:44am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [18th] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:43am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Romantic] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:43am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Victorian] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:42am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [American] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:41am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [African-American] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:41am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Theatre] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:40am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Theory] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:40am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Cultural-Historical] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:39am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Film] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:39am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Gender Studies] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:38am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [General] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:37am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Ethnic] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:37am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Postcolonial] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:36am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Poetry] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:35am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Science] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:35am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Religion] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:35am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Travel] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:33am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Children] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:31am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Computing-Internet] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:31am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

CFP: [Graduate] UCLA Southland Conference: Genre Matters

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 6:28am
Laura Haupt and Sam See

19th Annual UCLA Southland Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

Conference Title: Genre Matters
Conference Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Lowell Gallagher, UCLA Department of English

UPDATE: [Cultural-Historical] Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference Website and CFP Update

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 4:29am
Cheryl Edelson

Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 23-25, 2008
Chaminade University of Honolulu

UPDATE: OPCA 2008 CONFERENCE WEBSITE
http://acad.chaminade.edu/dept/humanities/conferences/pcc_2008/
 

Panel and individual paper proposals are now being accepted for the 2nd Oceanic Popular
Culture Association Conference. All topics and proposals are welcome, particularly those treating
cultural productions within and/or about the Oceanic region.

CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition] SCMLA 2008 Rhetoric Panel: (3/14/08; 11/06/08-11/08/08)

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Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 2:54am
Elise Verzosa

2008 Conference in San Antonio, Texas: November 6-8
The SCMLA Rhetoric panel invites proposals (abstracts or full papers) for
the 2008 conference to be held on November 6-8, 2008, in San Antonio,
Texas. In light of the theme of “Borders” for the 2008 conference of the
South Central Modern Language Association, the rhetoric panel especially
seeks proposals for papers that address borderlands rhetoric and
alternative rhetorics. In addition, the Rhetoric panel also welcomes
proposals on any topic related to rhetoric, including but not limited to
political rhetoric, visual/spatial rhetoric, the rhetoric of disability,
feminist rhetoric, and new (electronic) media rhetoric.

CFP: [Postcolonial] sub-Saharan Migrant Literature/La littérature migrante subsaharienne

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 2:20am
Subha Xavier

APPEL À CONTRIBUTION

La littérature migrante subsaharienne
Date limite : 30 juin 2008

Subha Xavier (Université de Miami, USA) et Papa Samba Diop (Université Paris XII, France),
préparent, dans le cadre d'une collaboration inter-universitaire, un ouvrage intitulé La littérature
migrante subsaharienne qui sera publié chez les éditions Dominique Guéniot en France. Il s'agit,
pour chaque article, dont la longueur sera de 15 à 20 pages, d'aborder cette problématique
selon l'une des perspectives suivantes:

CFP: [American] ALA: Female Sexuality in 20th-C Southern Women Writers

updated: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 2:02am
Tenley Gwen Bank

American Literature Association, May 2008: Female Sexuality in the Works
of 20th-Century Southern Women Writers

Soliciting abstracts for panel at ALA in San Francisco, related to southern
women writers’ treatment of their female characters’ sexuality and its
effect on the social environment of the texts. Possible topics could
address (but are not limited to) marital structures, sexual awakening, race
and sexuality, sexual stereotypes, the relation of southern sexual mores to
the rest of the US. Considerations of canonical and non-canonical authors
invited. Please submit 1-page abstract and brief c.v. to Tenley Bank
(tdiefenb_at_drew.edu) by Jan. 27th.

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