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UPDATE: [Poetry] Poetry and Translation

updated: 
Wednesday, November 21, 2007 - 2:14pm
Adrian Hunter

Poetry and Translation, 17-20 July 2008
University of Stirling, UK

A major international conference. See our website www.poetryandtranslation.stir.ac.uk

Papers are invited on the subject of poetry and translation from classical antiquity to the
contemporary.

Topics might include:

CFP: [20th] The 3rd Annual Association of Literature on Screen Conference

updated: 
Wednesday, November 21, 2007 - 9:08am
Dr Ian Hunter

The 3rd annual Association of Literature on Screen Conference will be held
in Amsterdam, 25-26 September, 2008. Speakers include Roger Shannon
(producer, organiser of Lost in Adaptation) Deborah Moggach (screenplay
Pride and Prejudice 2005) and Thomas Leitch (author of Film Adaptation and
its Discontents). Proposals for papers and panels should be sent to

J.Goggin(at)uva.nl; djc(at)dmu.ac.uk; imw(at)dmu.ac.uk

 

Closing date: 2 June, 2008

CFP: [Film] The 3rd Annual Association of Literature on Screen Conference

updated: 
Wednesday, November 21, 2007 - 9:07am
Dr Ian Hunter

The 3rd annual Association of Literature on Screen Conference will be held
in Amsterdam, 25-26 September, 2008. Speakers include Roger Shannon
(producer, organiser of Lost in Adaptation) Deborah Moggach (screenplay
Pride and Prejudice 2005) and Thomas Leitch (author of Film Adaptation and
its Discontents). Proposals for papers and panels should be sent to

J.Goggin(at)uva.nl; djc(at)dmu.ac.uk; imw(at)dmu.ac.uk

 

Closing date: 2 June, 2008

CFP: [Film] Refractory - Split Screen

updated: 
Wednesday, November 21, 2007 - 3:38am
Tessa Dwyer

CALL FOR PAPERS

Refractory: a Journal of Entertainment Media is a refereed, peer-reviewed, e-journal that explores
the diverging and intersecting aspects of current and past entertainment media. The journal is
published by the Cinema Studies Program, School of Culture and Communication, University of
Melbourne.

http://www.refractory.unimelb.edu.au/

ISSUE THEME: Split-Screen: Doubling, Duplicity & the Audiovisual

CFP: [American] Thornton Wilder Conference Oct. 2-4, 2008

updated: 
Wednesday, November 21, 2007 - 2:49am
Lincoln Konkle

CALL FOR PAPERS

Wilder in the Twenty-first Century
First International Thornton Wilder Conference
Sponsored by The Thornton Wilder Society and The College of New Jersey

CFP: [Theatre] Thornton Wilder Conference Oct. 2-4, 2008

updated: 
Wednesday, November 21, 2007 - 2:48am
Lincoln Konkle

CALL FOR PAPERS

Wilder in the Twenty-first Century
First International Thornton Wilder Conference
Sponsored by The Thornton Wilder Society and The College of New Jersey

CFP: [20th] Thornton Wilder Conference Oct 2-4, 2008

updated: 
Wednesday, November 21, 2007 - 2:46am
Lincoln Konkle

CALL FOR PAPERS

Wilder in the Twenty-first Century
First International Thornton Wilder Conference
Sponsored by The Thornton Wilder Society and The College of New Jersey

CFP: [Poetry] Poetry and the Trace Conference

updated: 
Wednesday, November 21, 2007 - 2:31am
John Hawke

Poetry and the Trace: An International Conference
Monash University, Australia July 12-14 2008
Venue: State Library of Victoria

Confirmed Keynote speakers: Susan Stewart, Joan Retallack, Rachel Blau
DuPlessis, Lionel Fogarty.

Convenors: Ann Vickery, Rose Lucas, John Hawke

Poetic language speaks of the elusivity, the impossible seductions of the
trace â€" trace of memory, desire, the dreams of an impossible language
which encompasses, of a presence which underpins…

CFP: [Film] Alternative Nonfictions: essay films, hybrids, and experimental documentaries

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 11:00pm
Pamelyn Woo

CALL FOR PAPERS
(Please Circulate)

Alternate Non-Fiction: Essay Films, Hybrids, and Experimental Documentaries

Fifth annual cinema and media studies graduate-student conference

University of Chicago

Conference Date: April 5, 2008
Keynote Address: Richard Neer, University of Chicago

Deadline for Abstracts: January 1, 2008

UPDATE: [Cultural-Historical] American Indians Today

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 10:59pm
Richard.L.Allen_at_sas.upenn.edu,

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Popular Culture Associations 29th
Annual Conference

Albuquerque, NM. February 13-16, 2008
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 1.505.842.1234
Fax: 1.505.766.6710

Panels now forming on topics related to American Indians Today. I am
looking for panels or papers that examine the influence that American pop
culture has on aspects of contemporary American Indian life ways and vice
versa. American Indian culture is diverse and an examination of the
culture, influences, adaptation, and cultural syncretism as it is
presented in contemporary America is welcome.

CFP: [International] What's the Big Deal with Democracy?

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 9:10pm
Nicola Clewer

CAPPE (Centre for Applied Philosophy, Politics and Ethics) 3rd
international interdisciplinary conference, 'What's the Big Deal with
Democracy?', University of Brighton, UK, 8-10 September 2008.

CFP: [Theatre] PCA/ACA Festivals and Faires

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 3:48pm
Kimberly Tony Korol-Evans

CALL FOR PAPERS The Festivals & Faires area of the Popular Culture
Association invites abstracts for the next annual meeting: MARCH 19 th-22
nd San Francisco Marriott SAN FRANCISCO , CA
The “Festivals & Faires” area of the Popular Culture Association welcomes
submissions on any festival or faireâ€"modern or historical. Specific areas
of interest for this year’s panels include, but are not limited to:
• Burning Man
• Contemporary American Renaissance Festivals & Faires, including
performative panels
• Festivals & Faires from outside of Europe and North America
• Theorizing Festivals & Faires
Deadline for submission of a 250-word abstract is 30 November 2007.

CFP: [Film] 3rd Annual Literature on Screen Conference

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 3:11pm
Deborah Cartmell

The 3rd annual Association of Literature on Screen Conference will be held
in Amsterdam, 25-26 September, 2008.
Speakers include Roger Shannon (producer, organiser of Lost in Adaptation)
Deborah Moggach (screenplay Pride and Prejudice 2005) and
Thomas Leitch (author of Film Adaptation and its Discontents). Proposals for
papers and panels should be sent to

J.Goggin_at_uva.nl; djc_at_dmu.ac.uk; imw_at_dmu.ac.uk
Closing date: 2 June, 2008

CFP: [Graduate] Literature and "Music"

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 1:09pm
Ozden Sozalan

FIRST CALL FOR PAPERS

"LITERATURE AND MUSIC"
        
"Literature and Music" is the first of a series of graduate conferences,
organized annually by the Department of American Culture and Literature
at Istanbul University. It is part of the "Literature and ..."
conferences, the aim of which is to establish an intellectual platform
for the discussion of literature in relation to other systems of
signification and representation including the cultural, social,
political, historical and so on.

"Literature and Music," the first in the series, aims to explore the ways
in which the two arts interact and influence each other. Topics may
include, but are not limited to;

CFP: [Poetry] CFP

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 10:53am
Adrian Hunter

Poetry and Translation, 17-20 July 2008
University of Stirling, UK

A major international conference. See our website www.poetryandtranslation.stir.ac.uk

Papers are invited on the subject of poetry and translation from classical antiquity to the
contemporary.

Topics might include:

CFP: [20th] Secularism and Globalisation in France and Ireland

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 10:51am
Anne Goarzin

2008 AFIS (ASSOCIATION FOR FRANCO-IRISH STUDIES) conference theme
University of Rennes, France, May 23-24, 2008

Secularism and Globalisation in France and Ireland

The enlargement of the European Union and globalization have accompanied a
general process of secularisation of Europe. Today the separation ofChurch
andState is a common feature in the Western world, though some counter
examples such as theBritish Monarchy still exist. Such a trend has often
been described as an inevitable consequence of the spread of human rights,
seen as the rights of individuals protected bya State which has become
neutral in religious matters.

UPDATE: [American] ALA Panel on Robert Morgan

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 10:13am
Jesse Kendall Graves

A Panel for the Annual Conference of the American Literature Association
May 22-25, 2008 in San Francisco, California

Panel Proposal:

“A Community Across Time”: The Poetry and Prose of Robert Morgan

CFP: [American] ALA Panel on Robert Morgan

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 10:11am
Jesse Kendall Graves

This post is a call for papers for a panel proposal to be submitted to the
upcoming Annual Conference of the American Literature Association (ALA), to
be held in San Francisco, California, May22-25, 2008. The subject is the
work of poet, novelist, and historian Robert Morgan.

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CFP: [Cultural-Historical] Call For Papers

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 4:47am
Dr Denis C. Meyer

France and China Conference 2008
Cultural and Educational Perspectives
16-17 June 2008
The University of Hong Kong

CFP: [Travel] Call For Papers

updated: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 4:47am
Dr Denis C. Meyer

France and China Conference 2008
Cultural and Educational Perspectives
16-17 June 2008
The University of Hong Kong

CFP: [Theatre] âAdaptations of Renaissance Drama"

updated: 
Monday, November 19, 2007 - 11:12pm
J. Caitlin Finlayson

CFP: Renaissance Drama â€" “Adaptations of Renaissance Drama”

South Central MLA,
San Antonio, Texas, November 6-8, 2008.

The “Adaptations of Renaissance Drama” panel for the 2008 SCMLA invites
papers that address the appropriation, adaptation, and cross-genre re-
envisioning of Renaissance drama. We invite proposals that explore how
Renaissance plays have been updated and/or staged throughout theatre
history; cross-media adaptations such as film, television, comic books,
and the fine arts; literary adaptations; and trans-cultural adaptations
(e.g. Shakespeare in India).

Please submit abstracts or completed papers by March 14, 2008 to:

CFP: [Renaissance] âAdaptations of Renaissance Dramaâ (SCMLA)

updated: 
Monday, November 19, 2007 - 11:09pm
J. Caitlin Finlayson

Renaissance Drama â€" “Adaptations of Renaissance Drama”

South Central MLA,
San Antonio, Texas, November 6-8, 2008.

The “Adaptations of Renaissance Drama” panel for the 2008 SCMLA invites
papers that address the appropriation, adaptation, and cross-genre re-
envisioning of Renaissance drama. We invite proposals that explore how
Renaissance plays have been updated and/or staged throughout theatre
history; cross-media adaptations such as film, television, comic books,
and the fine arts; literary adaptations; and trans-cultural adaptations
(e.g. Shakespeare in India).

Please submit abstracts or completed papers by March 14, 2008 to:

CFP: [Graduate] CFP: Transatlantic Dialogues. Eastern Europe, The U.S., and Post-Cold War Cultural Spaces, Buchares

updated: 
Monday, November 19, 2007 - 10:49pm
Ioana Luca

 CFP: Transatlantic Dialogues. Eastern Europe, The U.S., and Post-Cold War
Cultural Spaces, Bucharest (1/31/08, 05/24/08)

Call for Papers
Workshop*

Transatlantic Dialogues. Eastern Europe, The U.S., and Post-Cold War
Cultural Spaces

This Workshop is organized within the framework of the Fifth International
Conference of the Romanian Association for American Studies, “The Sense of
America. Histories into Text.”

Time and place: 24th of May, 2008, The University of Bucharest, Bucharest.

CFP: [American] CFP: Transatlantic Dialogues. Eastern Europe, The U.S., and Post-Cold War Cultural Spaces, Bucharest

updated: 
Monday, November 19, 2007 - 10:18pm
Ioana Luca

Transatlantic Dialogues. Eastern Europe, The U.S., and Post-Cold War
Cultural Spaces, Bucharest (1/31/08, 05/24/08)

Call for Papers
Workshop*

Transatlantic Dialogues. Eastern Europe, The U.S., and Post-Cold War
Cultural Spaces

This Workshop is organized within the framework of the Fifth International
Conference of the Romanian Association for American Studies, “The Sense of
America. Histories into Text.”

Time and place: 24th of May, 2008, The University of Bucharest, Bucharest.

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