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UPDATE: [General] CFP: Red River Conference on World Literature

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 6:34pm
Carol Pearson

THE ELEVENTH ANNUAL RED RIVER CONFERENCE ON WORLD LITERATURE
NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY
FARGO, NORTH DAKOTA

INFINITE DIVISIONS AND TRANSNATIONAL IDENTITIES
Keynote Speaker: New Mexico Eminent Scholar
Dr. Tey Diana Rebolledo

APRIL 4 - 6, 2008

We invite papers and panel proposals on topics that investigate any of the
following topics. While we are particularly interested in proposals that
focus on the conference theme, papers and panels on all aspects of world
literature will be considered.

Possible topics include, but are not limited to:

CFP: [General] Southern Appalachian Student Conference on Literature

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 5:17pm
Katherine Weiss

Call for Papers

Second Annual
Southern Appalachian Student
Conference on Literature

Sponsored by:
The Department of English, The College of Arts and Sciences, and The
Office of Academic Affairs

East Tennessee State University

Abstract Submission Deadline: April 7, 2008

Where will this conference be held?
The Culp Center on the ETSU campus in Johnson City, TN

When will it take place?
Saturday, September 27, 2008

CFP: [Graduate] Southern Appalachian Student Conference on Literature

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 5:16pm
Katherine Weiss

Call for Papers

Second Annual
Southern Appalachian Student
Conference on Literature

Sponsored by:
The Department of English, The College of Arts and Sciences, and The
Office of Academic Affairs

East Tennessee State University

Abstract Submission Deadline: April 7, 2008

Where will this conference be held?
The Culp Center on the ETSU campus in Johnson City, TN

When will it take place?
Saturday, September 27, 2008

UPDATE: [Theory] ACLA 08: Operation Sedition Is a Go: Democracy and its Discontents

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 3:55pm
zlatan filipovic

Deadline Update

Call for Papers for the seminar at the American Comparative
Literature Association Annual Meeting: "Arrivals and Departures"
April 24-27, 2008
Long Beach, CA

 
Operation Sedition Is a Go!
Democracy and its Discontents
 
Seminar Organizers: Zlatan Filipovic and Bidhan Roy, Goldsmiths, University of London

 
“Democracy has always been suicidal, and if there is a to-come for it, it is only on the condition
of thinking life otherwise, life and the force of life.”
 
â€" Jacques Derrida

CFP: [Film] ACLA Seminar: Cinema/Life/Money: Reading Cinema in the Era of Biocapital

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 3:38pm
Morgan Adamson

ACLA Seminar: Cinema/Life/Money: Reading Cinema in the Era of Biocapital
ACLA Annual meeting: Long Beach, California.
April 24-27, 2008
Submission deadline: December 3, 2007 (sorry for the short notice)

Seminar Organizers: Matthew D. Stoddard, U of Minnesota, Morgan Adamson, U of Minnesota

UPDATE: [Collections] Transverse: Comparative Literature Journal (grad) (1/10/08; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 5:51am
Andres Perez Simon

(EXTENDED DEADLINE: JANUARY 10)

Transverse, the graduate literary journal of the Centre for Comparative
Literature at the University of Toronto, invites submissions of essays
and literary reviews for the next issue, to be published in Spring 2008.
The monographic topic will be “Aesthetic Tensions in Experimental Drama.”
Transverse is a paper-based journal with a pdf version available on-line
at www.chass.utoronto.ca/complit/journal.htm

UPDATE: [Theatre] Transverse: Comparative Literature Journal (grad) (1/10/08; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 5:49am
Andres Perez Simon

(EXTENDED DEADLINE: JANUARY 10)

Transverse, the graduate literary journal of the Centre for Comparative
Literature at the University of Toronto, invites submissions of essays
and literary reviews for the next issue, to be published in Spring 2008.
The monographic topic will be “Aesthetic Tensions in Experimental Drama.”
Transverse is a paper-based journal with a pdf version available on-line
at www.chass.utoronto.ca/complit/journal.htm

CFP: [Theory] The Succession of Simulacra: Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 4:22am
David Roh

“The Succession of Simulacra: The Legacy of Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)”
An Interdisciplinary Conference
April 18-19, 2008
University of California, Santa Barbara
http://transcriptions.english.ucsb.edu/baudrillard/

The recent death of Jean Baudrillard has stimulated an engagement with his
work and its legacy across various fields both within academia and beyond
it. As seen in the recent “Remembering Baudrillard” issue of the
International Journal of Baudrillard Studies, his ideas continue to foster
productive discussion.

CFP: [20th] The Succession of Simulacra: Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 4:22am
David Roh

“The Succession of Simulacra: The Legacy of Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)”
An Interdisciplinary Conference
April 18-19, 2008
University of California, Santa Barbara
http://transcriptions.english.ucsb.edu/baudrillard/

The recent death of Jean Baudrillard has stimulated an engagement with his
work and its legacy across various fields both within academia and beyond
it. As seen in the recent “Remembering Baudrillard” issue of the
International Journal of Baudrillard Studies, his ideas continue to foster
productive discussion.

CFP: [Film] The Succession of Simulacra: Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 4:22am
David Roh

“The Succession of Simulacra: The Legacy of Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)”
An Interdisciplinary Conference
April 18-19, 2008
University of California, Santa Barbara
http://transcriptions.english.ucsb.edu/baudrillard/

The recent death of Jean Baudrillard has stimulated an engagement with his
work and its legacy across various fields both within academia and beyond
it. As seen in the recent “Remembering Baudrillard” issue of the
International Journal of Baudrillard Studies, his ideas continue to foster
productive discussion.

CFP: [Science] The Succession of Simulacra: Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 4:22am
David Roh

“The Succession of Simulacra: The Legacy of Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)”
An Interdisciplinary Conference
April 18-19, 2008
University of California, Santa Barbara
http://transcriptions.english.ucsb.edu/baudrillard/

The recent death of Jean Baudrillard has stimulated an engagement with his
work and its legacy across various fields both within academia and beyond
it. As seen in the recent “Remembering Baudrillard” issue of the
International Journal of Baudrillard Studies, his ideas continue to foster
productive discussion.

CFP: [Computing-Internet] The Succession of Simulacra: Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 4:22am
David Roh

“The Succession of Simulacra: The Legacy of Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)”
An Interdisciplinary Conference
April 18-19, 2008
University of California, Santa Barbara
http://transcriptions.english.ucsb.edu/baudrillard/

The recent death of Jean Baudrillard has stimulated an engagement with his
work and its legacy across various fields both within academia and beyond
it. As seen in the recent “Remembering Baudrillard” issue of the
International Journal of Baudrillard Studies, his ideas continue to foster
productive discussion.

CFP: [Graduate] The Succession of Simulacra: Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 4:21am
David Roh

“The Succession of Simulacra: The Legacy of Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007)”
An Interdisciplinary Conference
April 18-19, 2008
University of California, Santa Barbara
http://transcriptions.english.ucsb.edu/baudrillard/

The recent death of Jean Baudrillard has stimulated an engagement with his
work and its legacy across various fields both within academia and beyond
it. As seen in the recent “Remembering Baudrillard” issue of the
International Journal of Baudrillard Studies, his ideas continue to foster
productive discussion.

CFP: [American] SW/TX PCA/ACA Collecting Panels

updated: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 3:46am
Elizabeth Festa

UPDATE: Collecting, Collectibles, Collectors, Collections
29th Annual Meeting of the Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture
Association
Feb 13-16 2008
Hyatt Regency
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Proposals are still being accepted for the Collecting, Collectibles,
Collectors, Collections Area. Listed below are some suggestions for
possible presentations, but topics not included here are also welcome:

UPDATE: [Theatre] CFP - Extended Deadline Dec 10, 2007: FOOT 2008

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 9:37pm
Luella Massey

Call for Papers, Performances, and Workshops
Extended Submission Deadline: Monday, December 10, 2007

FOOT (Festival of Original Theatre):
(En)gendering Performance: Feminism(s) in Representation

February 28-March 1, 2008

The Graduate Centre for Study of Drama at the University of Toronto is
pleased to announce our annual student-run conference and festival,
the Festival of Original Theatre (FOOT), running from February 28 to
March 1, 2008 at the Drama Centre. Scholars and artists are invited to
submit proposals for papers, performances and workshops for this
year's theme, (En)gendering Performance: Feminism(s) in
Representation.

CFP: [Collections] CFP: Collaboration in Professional Development

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 7:27pm
Anne Salo

We are seeking contributions for the professional development section (en
route) of the seventh volume of Brujula: revista interdisciplinaria sobre
estudios latinoamericanos.

The en route section is comprised of short pieces (1000-1500 words) that
address issues of professional concern to graduate students and junior
faculty in the early stages of their careers. For this particular volume we
are organizing a section on collaborative work in the academy.

Please submit for consideration a short piece addressing one or more of the
following topics:

- the process of collaborative research and writing;

- the advantages of collaboration among students;

CFP: [General] PCA Conference 2007––Mystery and Detective Fiction Area

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 6:46pm
Marilyn Rye

Call for Papers
Mystery & Detective Fiction Section
Popular Culture Association
San Francisco
March 19-22, 2008

Investigating a topic in mystery or detective fiction?
Present your conclusions at the 2008 PCA Conference!

We welcome proposals for individual papers or panels on any aspect of
mystery & detective fiction, including history, criticism, theory, and
current trends.

CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition] The Rhetoric of the American Presidency (3/1/08; RMMLA 11/9/08-11/11/08)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 6:17pm
Gary L. Hatch

In the course of a presidential election cycle, this special topic session
at the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association invites papers on
applying principles of rhetorical criticism to the presidency, including
the campaign and other rhetorical occasions.

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CFP: [American] Cormac McCarthy Sessions, ALA 2008

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 5:04pm
Dianne Luce

The Cormac McCarthy Society will sponsor two sessions at the American
Literature Association Conference in San Francisco, May 22-25, 2008.
Proposals for 20-minute papers on any topic may be submitted by December
15, 2007 to:
 
Steven Frye
California State University, Bakersfield
43909 30th Street West
Lancaster, CA 93536

sfrye_at_csub.edu

Email proposals are preferred.

CFP: [American] Catherâs Circles: Correspondence and Connections

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 4:43pm
Andrew Jewell

Call For Papers
Cather’s Circles: Correspondence and Connections
A Symposium Celebrating the Roscoe and Meta Cather Collection at the
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, June 4, 2008

On June 4, 2008, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries and the Willa
Cather Project, UNL Department of English, is hosting a symposium to
celebrate the Roscoe and Meta Cather Collection, the core of which is
nearly 400 letters Willa Cather wrote to her brother Roscoe, his wife and
daughters, and other members of the family.

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