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UPDATE: [Children] American Literature Association, Latina/o Literature Society

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 7:37pm
Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson

 
CFP: Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
May 22-25, 2008
 
The Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Association seeks proposals for several panels at the American Literature
Association’s 19th annual conference at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, CA
May 25-28, 2008.
 
Those interested in submitting a paper should send a one-page abstract with
your name, position, affiliation, and contact information to Latina/o
Literature and Culture Society co-chair Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson at
eliza_rodriguezygibson_at_redlands.edu by January 17, 2008.
 

UPDATE: [Gender Studies] American Literature Association, Latina/o Literature Society

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 7:36pm
Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson

 
CFP: Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
May 22-25, 2008
 
The Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Association seeks proposals for several panels at the American Literature
Association’s 19th annual conference at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, CA
May 25-28, 2008.
 
Those interested in submitting a paper should send a one-page abstract with
your name, position, affiliation, and contact information to Latina/o
Literature and Culture Society co-chair Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson at
eliza_rodriguezygibson_at_redlands.edu by January 17, 2008.
 

UPDATE: [General] American Literature Association, Latina/o Literature Society

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 7:36pm
Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson

 
CFP: Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
May 22-25, 2008
 
The Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Association seeks proposals for several panels at the American Literature
Association’s 19th annual conference at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, CA
May 25-28, 2008.
 
Those interested in submitting a paper should send a one-page abstract with
your name, position, affiliation, and contact information to Latina/o
Literature and Culture Society co-chair Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson at
eliza_rodriguezygibson_at_redlands.edu by January 17, 2008.
 

UPDATE: [Cultural-Historical] American Literature Association, Latina/o Literature Society

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 7:35pm
Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson

 
CFP: Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
May 22-25, 2008
 
The Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Association seeks proposals for several panels at the American Literature
Association’s 19th annual conference at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, CA
May 25-28, 2008.
 
Those interested in submitting a paper should send a one-page abstract with
your name, position, affiliation, and contact information to Latina/o
Literature and Culture Society co-chair Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson at
eliza_rodriguezygibson_at_redlands.edu by January 17, 2008.
 

UPDATE: [Theory] American Literature Association, Latina/o Literature Society

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 7:34pm
Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson

 
CFP: Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
May 22-25, 2008
 
The Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Association seeks proposals for several panels at the American Literature
Association’s 19th annual conference at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, CA
May 25-28, 2008.
 
Those interested in submitting a paper should send a one-page abstract with
your name, position, affiliation, and contact information to Latina/o
Literature and Culture Society co-chair Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson at
eliza_rodriguezygibson_at_redlands.edu by January 17, 2008.
 

UPDATE: [American] American Literature Association, Latina/o Literature Society

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 7:33pm
Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson

 
CFP: Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
May 22-25, 2008
 
The Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Association seeks proposals for several panels at the American Literature
Association’s 19th annual conference at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, CA
May 25-28, 2008.
 
Those interested in submitting a paper should send a one-page abstract with
your name, position, affiliation, and contact information to Latina/o
Literature and Culture Society co-chair Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson at
eliza_rodriguezygibson_at_redlands.edu by January 17, 2008.
 

CFP: [20th] American Literature Association, Latina/o Literature Society

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 7:32pm
Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson

CFP: Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
May 22-25, 2008
 
The Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Association seeks proposals for several panels at the American Literature
Association’s 19th annual conference at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, CA
May 25-28, 2008.
 
Those interested in submitting a paper should send a one-page abstract with
your name, position, affiliation, and contact information to Latina/o
Literature and Culture Society co-chair Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson at
eliza_rodriguezygibson_at_redlands.edu by January 17, 2008.
 
Possible topics include but are not limited to:

CFP: [American] Karen Tei Yamashita panel, CAALS/ALA, May 2008

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 4:26pm
Paul Lai

Tropics of Asian America: Critical Studies in the Works of Karen Tei Yamashita
American Literature Association Conference, San Francisco, May 22-25, 2008
Standing panel organized by the Circle for Asian American Literary Studies
Proposals due: January 14, 2008

UPDATE: [Graduate] Myth and Fairy Tale

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 12:16am
Sharon Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 1 December 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 14-17, 2007
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 all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the

UPDATE: [Children] Myth and Fairy Tale

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 12:15am
Sharon Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 1 December 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 14-17, 2007
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 all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the

UPDATE: [Poetry] Myth and Fairy Tale

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 12:15am
Sharon Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 1 December 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 14-17, 2007
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 all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the

UPDATE: [Cultural-Historical] Myth and Fairy Tale

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 12:15am
Sharon Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 1 December 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 14-17, 2007
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 all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the

UPDATE: [Gender Studies] Myth and Fairy Tale

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 12:14am
Sharon Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 1 December 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 14-17, 2007
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 all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the

UPDATE: [Film] Myth and Fairy Tale

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 12:14am
Sharon Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 1 December 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 14-17, 2007
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 all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the

UPDATE: [18th] Myth and Fairy Tale

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 12:14am
Sharon Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 1 December 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 14-17, 2007
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 all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the

UPDATE: [American] Myth and Fairy Tale

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 12:13am
Sharon Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 1 December 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 14-17, 2007
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 all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the

UPDATE: [20th] Myth and Fairy Tale

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 12:13am
Sharon Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 1 December 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 14-17, 2007
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 all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the

UPDATE: [General] Myth and Fairy Tale

updated: 
Saturday, November 17, 2007 - 12:12am
Sharon Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 1 December 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 14-17, 2007
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 all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the

CFP: [18th] Masculinities, Empire and Difference 1660-1830

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 7:14pm
Stephen H. Gregg

Masculinities, Empire and Cultural Difference:
literature and culture, 1660-1830

Summary
This will be an edited collection of critical essays. Concentrating on the
period c.1660-c.1830, it concerns the representation and constructions of
masculinity and how it interacts with cultural difference and the project
of empire in England/Britain or in English/British areas of global interests.

UPDATE: [Medieval] Postgraduate Conference on Belief and Time in the Middle Ages (Nottingham, UK)

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 5:56pm
Michael Foster

The Institute for Medieval Research at the University of Nottingham is sponsoring and hosting a
one-day interdisciplinary postgraduate conference on the relationship between ‘belief’ and ‘time’
throughout the Middle Ages (ca.300-1600). The conference will take place on 30 May 2008. The
aim of the conference is to explore intersections of these themes in all areas of research and we
invite papers from all fields of medieval studies. Suggested topics may include, but are not
limited to:

CFP: [Medieval] Postgraduate Conference on Belief and Time in the Middle Ages (Nottingham, UK)

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 5:56pm
Michael Foster

The Institute for Medieval Research at the University of Nottingham is sponsoring and hosting a
one-day interdisciplinary postgraduate conference on the relationship between ‘belief’ and ‘time’
throughout the Middle Ages (ca.300-1600). The conference will take place on 30 May 2008. The
aim of the conference is to explore intersections of these themes in all areas of research and we
invite papers from all fields of medieval studies. Suggested topics may include, but are not
limited to:

CFP: [American] Theorizing the Boss (01/07/08; collection)

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 5:49pm
Roxanne Harde

Theorizing the Boss: Critical Readings of the Songs of Bruce Springsteen

We invite chapter proposals for an edited volume of critical theoretical
essays on Bruce Springsteen’s work. We encourage a wide range of
approaches, particularly literary and cultural studies, but chapters
should be written in a style accessible to a non-academic audience.

Chapters might use any number of theoretical approaches to consider
relevant themes in Springsteen’s oeuvre. Here are a few possible themes:

CFP: [American] Eudora Welty Society

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 5:29pm
Jean Griffith

Eudora Welty Society Panel
South Central Modern Language Association Convention
San Antonio, Texas
November 6-8, 2008

The Eudora Welty Society invites proposals for its session at the South
Central Modern Language Association convention, to be held in San
Antonio, Texas, November 6-8. Papers on any topic are welcome, but
especially so are those that interpret Welty’s life and work through some
aspect of the conference theme, “borders.” How are images of division or,
alternatively, fusion reflected in Welty’s vision? Email inquiries or 500-
word abstracts to jean.griffith_at_wichita.edu by 10 March 2008.

UPDATE: [Graduate] Graduate Student Conference

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 4:19pm
Linda Neiberg and Jason Schneiderman

CALL FOR PAPERS

The English Student Association presents:
Talking Trash: Rethinking the Abandoned, the Recovered, and the Depraved

Friday, February 29, 2008

The Graduate Center, the City University of New York
365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016

“The earlier culture will become a heap of rubble and finally a heap of ashes; yet, over the ashes,
spirits will hover.” â€" Ludwig Wittgenstein

CFP: [Medieval] Postgraduate Conference on Belief and Time (Nottingham, UK)

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 3:10pm
Michael Foster

The Institute for Medieval Research at the University of Nottingham is sponsoring and hosting an
interdisciplinary postgraduate conference on the relationship between ‘belief’ and ‘time’
throughout the Middle Ages (ca.300-1600). The aim of the conference is to explore intersections
of these themes in all areas of research and we invite papers from all fields of medieval studies.
Suggested topics may include, but are not limited to:

CFP: [American] Rereading Reconstruction (ALA San Francisco, May 22-25)

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 2:40pm
Holly Jackson

I invite papers on any aspect of Reconstruction-era American fiction to
constitute an independent panel proposal for the American Literature
Association conference in San Francisco, CA, May 22-25. I am particularly
interested in historical approaches that address the role of imaginative
literature in national reconciliation and readings of works by African
Americans and/or former abolitionists, but all submissions are welcome.

Please send a 1-2 page abstract no later than January 11 to
jackson_at_brandeis.edu.

CFP: [Bibliography] The Lives of the Book (France)

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 1:49pm
David Ten Eyck

The Lives of the Book
Nancy-Université, France
20-21 June 2008
Deadline for proposals: 21 January 2007

The goal of this conference is to provide a forum within which questions
relating to the production, distribution and reception of the book can be
explored from a variety of perspectives. Confirmed keynote speakers
include Tony Lacey (Publishing Director of Penguin Books), Barbara
Bordalejo (Director of the Institute for Textual Scholarship and
Electronic Editing, University of Birmingham) and Marie-Françoise Cachin
(Founder of the Society of the Book and Publishing (LEMA), Université
Paris7).

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