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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).

CFP: [General] submissions for undergraduate research journal

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 12:53pm
tom mack

Now celebrating its tenth anniversary, THE OSWALD REVIEW (TOR) is an
international, refereed journal of undergraduate criticism and research
in the discipline of English. Published annually, the journal accepts
submissions from undergraduates with a professor's endorsement. Visit
the journal's website at www.usca.edu/english/pubs/oswald/oswald.html for
submission guidelines and for more information.

The annual submission deadline is March 31.

CFP: [International] Creative Nonfiction Conference in Australia

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 3:08am
Kim Cheng Boey

CALL FOR PAPERS

THE ART OF THE REAL: CREATIVE NON-FICTION
MAY 16-18, 2008
UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE

Interested scholars and practitioners are invited to submit abstracts for
20-minute papers, panels, writing workshops and roundtable discussions.
Topics might include: genres and forms; tensions between the ‘real’ and
the ‘fictional’; the profusion of genres and sub-genres in contemporary
life writing; true crime; travel writing; nature writing; poetry/poetics
of the self; reportage; biography, memoir and autobiography; ficto-
criticism; DIY media; the pedagogy of creative non-fiction.

Postgraduate researchers are warmly invited to participate.

CFP: [Bibliography] 'Evidence of Reading, Reading the Evidence' (21-23 July 2008; London)

updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2007 - 2:18am
Dr Shafquat Towheed

‘EVIDENCE OF READING, READING THE EVIDENCE’
A major international conference to be held at the Institute of English
Studies, University of London
 21-23 July 2008
Organised by the Open University and the Institute of English Studies
Confirmed speakers: Kate Flint, Jonathan Rose, David Vincent, Helen Small,
Naomi Tadmor

CFP: [American] Journal of [American] and Multi[disciplinary] Studies

updated: 
Thursday, November 15, 2007 - 9:51pm
michael rio

The American Studies Graduate Student Association of the State University
of New York at Buffalo would like to respectfully request submissions for
this new publication (print/and web interface). Articles and papers in the
humanities, Poetics, Visual Studies, (etc.) are welcome. Those articles
that relate to the local/global exchange of ideas and production, and those
localized studies that subvert the presumption of the primacy of global
connections, are of a particular interest. But as this is both an
investigation of the local and the global, all categories and methods of
engagement will be considered; the pivot/point of engagement, process, and

CFP: [Collections] Journal of [American] and Multi[disciplinary] Studies

updated: 
Thursday, November 15, 2007 - 9:48pm
michael rio

The American Studies Graduate Student Association of the State University
of New York at Buffalo would like to respectfully request submissions for
this new publication (print/and web interface). Articles and papers in the
humanities, Poetics, Visual Studies, (etc.) are welcome. Those articles
that relate to the local/global exchange of ideas and production, and those
localized studies that subvert the presumption of the primacy of global
connections, are of a particular interest. But as this is both an
investigation of the local and the global, all categories and methods of
engagement will be considered; the pivot/point of engagement, process, and

CFP: [American] F. Scott Fitzgerald ALA 2008 Panels

updated: 
Thursday, November 15, 2007 - 9:41pm
Gail Sinclair

The F. Scott Fitzgerald Society
Call For Papers
American Literature Association
May 22-25, 2008

The F, Scott Fitzgerald Society, in coordination with ALA, seeks paper proposals for the upcoming
conference to be held in San Francisco. The society will offer two panels: A round table
discussion on teaching Tender Is the Night, and a panel on the lesser known short stories.

Please submit 250 word proposals to Gail Sinclair, Fitzgerald Society ALA coordinator, via e-mail
to gsinclair_at_rollins.edu. Your proposal should include the following information:

CFP: [American] Philip Roth: A Global Perspective

updated: 
Thursday, November 15, 2007 - 6:28pm
Daniel Medin

THE DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 3

"Philip Roth: A Global Perspective"
Annual Meeting of the American Comparative Literature Association
April 24-27; Long Beach, California

The past decade has witnessed Roth’s canonization as an American classic.
This seminar is dedicated to examining his impact from a comparative
perspective. Panels will engage issues pertaining to Roth in translation
and his reception in other parts of the world; his novels read alongside
international authors (some possible examples: Dostoevsky, Céline, Kundera,
Bernhard, Appelfeld, O’Brien) or vis-à-vis the visual arts (Rembrandt,
Guston, Freud, Kitaj).

CFP: [Film] Pedagogy/Methodology

updated: 
Thursday, November 15, 2007 - 6:26pm
Cynthia Miller

Call for Papers
PEDAGAOGY/METHODOLOGY Area
2008 Film & History Conference
“Film & Science: Fictions, Documentaries, and Beyond”
October 30-November 2, 2008
Chicago, Illinois
www.uwosh.edu/filmandhistory
Second-Round Deadline: May 1, 2008

AREA: Pedagogy/Methodology

CFP: [20th] Philip Roth: A Global Perspective

updated: 
Thursday, November 15, 2007 - 5:50pm
Daniel Medin

THE DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 3

"Philip Roth: A Global Perspective"
Annual Meeting of the American Comparative Literature Association
April 24-27; Long Beach, California

The past decade has witnessed Roth’s canonization as an American classic.
This seminar is dedicated to examining his impact from a comparative
perspective. Panels will engage issues pertaining to Roth in translation
and his reception in other parts of the world; his novels read alongside
international authors (some possible examples: Dostoevsky, Céline, Kundera,
Bernhard, Appelfeld, O’Brien) or vis-à-vis the visual arts (Rembrandt,
Guston, Freud, Kitaj).

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