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CFP: [International] The Individual and the Mass Conference

updated: 
Monday, January 14, 2008 - 10:24am
Nicola Rehling

THEME

The School of English of Aristotle University, Greece, in cooperation
with the Hellenic Association for the Study of English (HASE), invites
scholars to submit proposals for the 7th International HASE
conference “The Individual and the Mass” to be held in Thessaloniki from
30th May to 1st June 2008.

This conference aims to address the cultural and linguistic implications
of individual and group or mass identity, past and present, and to
stimulate discussion on changing social bonds in the global environment
of late modernity.

CFP: [18th] Travel and Travail in the Eighteenth Century (Cambridge UK, graduate) (03/20/2008; 04/26-27/2008)

updated: 
Monday, January 14, 2008 - 9:01am
Charlotte Roberts

CALL FOR PAPERS

‘TRAVEL AND TRAVAIL IN THE LONG EIGHTEENTH CENTURY’.

GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE IN 18TH CENTURY AND ROMANTIC STUDIES â€" ENGLISH
FACULTY, UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE â€" EXTERNAL RESPONDENT: DR SALLY BUSHELL.

SATURDAY 26TH AND SUNDAY 27TH APRIL 2008
CAMBRIDGE, UNITED KINGDOM

The English Faculty's Graduate Seminar in Eighteenth-Century and Romantic
Studies will host a two-day conference on literary travels in the long
eighteenth century. We invite academic paper proposals from graduate
students and post-docs that explore this theme from a literary or
interdisciplinary perspective.

CFP: [Renaissance] CFP

updated: 
Monday, January 14, 2008 - 8:54am
Lene B. Petersen

ESSE 9 conference â€" Aarhus, Denmark, 22-26 August 2008
Seminar 20: Shakespeare and Discourse Stylistics

The next ESSE conference will be held at the University of Aarhus Denmark
from 22 to 26 August 2008. We invite papers for seminar 20
on 'Shakespeare and Discourse Stylistics':

CFP: [Cultural-Historical] History of American Literary Criticism 1900-50âs

updated: 
Sunday, January 13, 2008 - 5:09pm
Alfred J. Drake

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference
November 7-8, 2008
Pomona College
Claremont, California

"The History of American Literary Criticism 1900-50’s."

Paper proposals sought for an approved special-session panel on the history
of American literary criticism from around 1900 through the 1950's.
Proposals may address the theory, practice, and institutional / pedagogical
impact of any movement or group active during the era specified:
philological and historical critics, New Critics, Marxist critics, Chicago
School, New York Intellectuals, myth critics, etc.

CFP: [20th] History of American Literary Criticism 1900-50âs

updated: 
Sunday, January 13, 2008 - 5:08pm
Alfred J. Drake

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference
November 7-8, 2008
Pomona College
Claremont, California

"The History of American Literary Criticism 1900-50’s."

Paper proposals sought for an approved special-session panel on the history
of American literary criticism from around 1900 through the 1950's.
Proposals may address the theory, practice, and institutional / pedagogical
impact of any movement or group active during the era specified:
philological and historical critics, New Critics, Marxist critics, Chicago
School, New York Intellectuals, myth critics, etc.

CFP: [Theory] History of American Literary Criticism 1900-50âs

updated: 
Sunday, January 13, 2008 - 5:07pm
Alfred J. Drake

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference
November 7-8, 2008
Pomona College
Claremont, California

"The History of American Literary Criticism 1900-50’s."

Paper proposals sought for an approved special-session panel on the history
of American literary criticism from around 1900 through the 1950's.
Proposals may address the theory, practice, and institutional / pedagogical
impact of any movement or group active during the era specified:
philological and historical critics, New Critics, Marxist critics, Chicago
School, New York Intellectuals, myth critics, etc.

CFP: [Renaissance] University of Maryland Medieval&Renaissance Graduate Student Conference

updated: 
Sunday, January 13, 2008 - 3:44pm
Jasmine Lellock

Call for Papers : Graduate Conference in Medieval & Renaissance Studies
Conference: May 3, 2008
Deadline for Proposals: January 15, 2008
*Note: Abstracts will be reviewed if received after the deadline on a
space-available basis.
Keynote Speaker: Kristen Poole, University of Delaware

This interdisciplinary one-day symposium, sponsored by the Department of
English and Comparative Literature at the University of Maryland, aims to
present a cross-section of current research on the late medieval & early
modern period and to explore paths for future study. Our focus this year
will be MUTABILITY.

CFP: [Poetry] CFP

updated: 
Sunday, January 13, 2008 - 2:38pm
Michael Kindellan

CALL FOR PAPERS

The University of Sussex’s School of Humanities, in conjunction with the Centre for Modernist
Studies, invites submissions for papers to be given at the following conference, scheduled for
Friday the 16th and Saturday the 17th of May 2008:

Long Poems ::: Major Forms

CFP: [International] Call for Papers: Narrating the Portuguese Diaspora

updated: 
Sunday, January 13, 2008 - 2:27pm
Dr. Francisco Cota Fagundes

OCTOBER 23-25, 2008
University of Lisbon― Lisbon, Portugal
_________________________________________________________________________

Narrating the Portuguese Diaspora (1928-2008): International Conference
on Storytelling

Congresso Internacional sobre Narrativa e Diáspora Portuguesa (1928-2008)

Abstracts (20 min. paper), and panel proposals are invited for
submission. All forms of the diaspora (literary, linguistic,
sociological, historical, cultural, and others) will be considered as
long as they relate to the theme explicit and implicit in the title of
the conference. Please consult the website for suggested topics within
the scope of the Conference.

CFP: [Theory] Esthetic History and the Knowledge of the Human: Generative Anthropology Summer Conference

updated: 
Sunday, January 13, 2008 - 9:08am
Amir Khan

Esthetic History and the Knowledge of the Human
Generative Anthropology Summer Conference
Chapman University, Orange, California
Thursday 26 June Sunday
29 June 2008

Call for Papers

Chapman University is pleased to present the 2nd annual Generative
Anthropology Summer Conference, with the thematic focus "Esthetic
History and the Knowledge of the Human."

UPDATE: [Collections] "Time and Temporality"

updated: 
Sunday, January 13, 2008 - 6:25am
Nandita Batra

Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and
social sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and
poetry.
URL: http://www.uprm.edu/atenea

The editorial board invites submissions for publication for a special
issue (June 2009) on "Time and Temporality"

Essays may address the intersection of time with a wide variety of topics

including (but not limited to) history, narrative, memory, consciousness,
and culture.

Submissions in either English or Spanish are welcome (see the guidelines
below):

CFP: [18th] Midwest American Society for 18th-Century Studies, Oklahoma City October 9-12 2008

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 7:25pm
Susan Spencer

Panel and paper proposals for the 2008 MWASECS conference should be sent
to Susan Spencer, Department of English, University of Central Oklahoma,
Edmond OK 73034-0184, sspencer_at_ucok.edu. The deadline for proposed
panels is April 1. The deadline for individual papers and complete
panels is May 1.

The conference theme is "The Innovative Eighteenth Century."

Our conference hotel will be the historic Skirvin Hilton, a spectacular
Art Deco edifice that has housed cattle barons, movie stars, and a
sexually voracious ghost named Effie.

CFP: [20th] 5th Annual J.R.R. Tolkien Conference

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 6:15pm
Christopher Vaccvaro

5th Annual Tolkien Conference at the University of Vermont
Topics: Norse, Celtic themes, mythologies
We will accept abstracts on all subjects related to Tolkien
Extended Deadline: January 31st 2008

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            cfp_at_english.upenn.edu
             more information at
         http://cfp.english.upenn.edu
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Received on Sat Jan 12 2008 - 13:15:45 EST

CFP: [Medieval] 5th Annual J.R.R. Tolkien Conference

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 6:15pm
Christopher Vaccvaro

5th Annual Tolkien Conference at the University of Vermont
Topics: Norse, Celtic themes, mythologies
We will accept abstracts on all subjects related to Tolkien
Extended Deadline: January 31st 2008

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            cfp_at_english.upenn.edu
             more information at
         http://cfp.english.upenn.edu
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Received on Sat Jan 12 2008 - 13:15:34 EST

CFP: [General] 5th Annual J.R.R. Tolkien Conference

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 6:15pm
Christopher Vaccvaro

5th Annual Tolkien Conference at the University of Vermont
Topics: Norse, Celtic themes, mythologies
We will accept abstracts on all subjects related to Tolkien
Extended Deadline: January 31st 2008

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 From the Literary Calls for Papers Mailing List
            cfp_at_english.upenn.edu
             more information at
         http://cfp.english.upenn.edu
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Received on Sat Jan 12 2008 - 13:15:23 EST

CFP: [Graduate] Queer Utopias & Dystopias

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 5:22pm
Cathy Hannabach

CFP: “Queer Utopias and Dystopias”

2008 Queer Studies Graduate Symposium
University of California, Davis
May 17, 2008

CFP: [Ethnic] Queer Utopias & Dystopias

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 5:21pm
Cathy Hannabach

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CFP: “Queer Utopias and Dystopias”

2008 Queer Studies Graduate Symposium
University of California, Davis
May 17, 2008

CFP: [General] Queer Utopias & Dystopias

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 5:21pm
Cathy Hannabach

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CFP: “Queer Utopias and Dystopias”

2008 Queer Studies Graduate Symposium
University of California, Davis
May 17, 2008

CFP: [Film] Queer Utopias & Dystopias

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 5:20pm
Cathy Hannabach

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CFP: “Queer Utopias and Dystopias”

2008 Queer Studies Graduate Symposium
University of California, Davis
May 17, 2008

CFP: [20th] Queer Utopias & Dystopias

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 5:20pm
Cathy Hannabach

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CFP: “Queer Utopias and Dystopias”

2008 Queer Studies Graduate Symposium
University of California, Davis
May 17, 2008

CFP: [Gender Studies] Queer Utopias & Dystopias

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 5:19pm
Cathy Hannabach

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CFP: “Queer Utopias and Dystopias”

2008 Queer Studies Graduate Symposium
University of California, Davis
May 17, 2008

CFP: [Theory] Queer Utopias & Dystopias

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 5:18pm
Cathy Hannabach

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CFP: “Queer Utopias and Dystopias”

2008 Queer Studies Graduate Symposium
University of California, Davis
May 17, 2008

CFP: [Ethnic] Diasporic Scotlands MLA 2008

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 3:33pm
Fiona Wilson

15-20 minute papers are invited on the topic of diasporic writing within
and beyond Scotland. Exile, migration, hybridity, cosmopolitan and
transnational identities.

MLA San Francisco December 27-30, 2008.

1 page abstracts with vitae by March 1 to fwilson_at_fordhamm.edu

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            cfp_at_english.upenn.edu
             more information at
         http://cfp.english.upenn.edu
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Received on Sat Jan 12 2008 - 10:33:46 EST

CFP: [General] Diasporic Scotlands MLA 2008

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 3:30pm
Fiona Wilson

15-20 minute papers are invited on the topic of diasporic writing within
and beyond Scotland. All periods are of interest. Exile, migration,
hybridity, cosmopolitan and transnational identities.

MLA San Francisco 2008

1 page abstracts with vitae by March 1 to fwilson_at_fordham.edu

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            cfp_at_english.upenn.edu
             more information at
         http://cfp.english.upenn.edu
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Received on Sat Jan 12 2008 - 10:30:28 EST

UPDATE: [Collections] Historical Encyclopedia of Women's Reproductive Lives: From Ancient to Modern

updated: 
Saturday, January 12, 2008 - 2:22pm
Dr. Sharmain van Blommestein

HISTORICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WOMEN’S REPRODUCTIVE LIVES: FROM ANCIENT TO
MODERN

EDITOR/S: Dr. Sharmain van Blommestein

DEADLINE: May 2008 (Tentativeâ€"maybe later depending on response)

THEME:
The encyclopedia will condense and document “all” information related to
women’s reproductive lives (menstruation, birth, menopause etc) via
literature, history, and culture/pop culture from ancient to contemporary
times.

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