Subscribe to RSS - american

american

CFP: Neglected Southern Writers/Raymond Andrews (10/15/06; 2/23/07-2/24/07)

updated: 
Saturday, July 1, 2006 - 11:12am
Emily Wright

CALL FOR PAPERS, 19TH SOUTHERN WRITERS SYMPOSIUM, February 23-24, 2007, METHODIST COLLEGE, FAYETTEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA, FEATURED SPEAKER: TRUDIER HARRIS. The theme of the next Southern Writers Symposium will be NEGLECTED SOUTHERN WRITERS. We invite papers and panels describing the works of little-known southern writers and exploring their relationship to the southern literary canon.

CFP: The Animal in 17th and 18th Century America (9/15/06; OIEAHC & SEA, 6/7/07-6/10/07)

updated: 
Saturday, July 1, 2006 - 11:12am
Michael Ziser

CALL FOR PAPERS

2007 Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture (OIEAHC) and
Society of Early Americanists (SEA) Conference
June 7 to June 10th, 2007
College of William and Mary
Williamsburg, Virginia
(conference website:
http://www.wm.edu/oieahc/conferences/13thannual/panel_list.cfm)

The Animal in 17th and 18th Century America
(link to panel webpage:
http://www.wm.edu/oieahc/conferences/13thannual/panel_details.cfm?PanelID=93)

CFP: The African Presence and Influence on the Cultures of the Americas: An Interdisciplinary Conference (8/25/06; 11/6/06-11/9/

updated: 
Monday, June 26, 2006 - 11:18pm
BRENNAN, SARAH

Please find the CFP for The African Presence and Influence on the Cultures of the Americas: An Interdisciplinary Conference below, and acknowledge receipt of this submission. If further information is needed, please let me know.
Thank you and I look forward to hearing from you.

Sincerely,
Sarah Brennan
__________________________________________________________________
THE AFRICAN PRESENCE AND INFLUENCE ON THE CULTURES OF THE AMERICAS: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE

Dedicated to Nicolás Guillén and Gwendolyn Brooks
November 2006

Paper/Proposal DEADLINE: AUGUST 25, 2006

UPDATE: Faith and Violence (7/13/06; CCL, 10/21/06-10/22/06)

updated: 
Monday, June 26, 2006 - 10:26pm
Ian Maloney

The deadline for papers and abstracts has been extended to July 13.=20

=20

Call for papers, proposals, and panel suggestions: "Faith and Violence:
Jihad and Holy War" is the theme of the annual Northeast Region
Conference on Christianity and Literature to be held October 20, 21 2006
at St. Francis College in Brooklyn Heights, NY. Keynote address to be
delivered by David S. Reynolds, author of "John Brown, Abolitionist: The
Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil Rights."

=20

CFP: Circuses & Circus Culture (10/31/06; PCA/ACA, 4/4/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Monday, June 26, 2006 - 10:26pm
Leslie Fife

CALL FOR CIRCUS PAPERS
   
  The Thirty-Seventh Annual Convention of
  The Popular Culture Association &
  The American Culture Association will take place
   
  April 4-7, 2007
  Boston Marriott Copley Plaza
  110 Huntington Avenue
  Boston, Massachusetts 02116
   
  This will be the eleventh meeting of the Popular Culture Association
  Circuses and Circus Culture interest group. We invite papers that
  explore the past and present of circus as literature, art, craft and a
  unique form of popular culture. Circus, a continuously evolving tradition
  of live entertainment, lends itself to scholarship from many perspectives.
   
  Some previous papers:
   

CFP: Native American Literature (9/15/06; NEMLA, 3/1/07-3/4/07)

updated: 
Monday, June 26, 2006 - 10:26pm
Benjamin Carson

New England Modern Language Association's 38th Convention in Baltimore,
Maryland, March 1-4, 2007.

Native North American Literature: This session welcomes submissions on any
aspect of Native American Studies, including literature, literary
separatism, film, culture, spirituality, language, gender, tribal politics,
race, and ethnicity. Papers addressing the recent critical works by writers
such as Robert Allen Warrior, Thomas King, Daniel Heath Justice, and Robert
A. Williams, Jr. are especially welcome.

Along with abstracts, please include:

Your name
Title of Paper
Institutional Affiliation, if any
Email address

CFP: Baltimore Authors and Filmmakers (9/15/06; NEMLA, 3/1/07-3/4/07)

updated: 
Monday, June 26, 2006 - 10:26pm
Elizabeth Abele

*CALL FOR PAPERS*
*

Baltimore Panels
*

38th Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)

March 1-4, 2007

Baltimore, Maryland
**

In honor of our host city, the NeMLA Board is sponsoring the following
panels that examine authors and texts associated with Baltimore, from
Frederick Douglass and Edgar Allan Poe to Anne Tyler, John Waters
and Barry Levinson:
*

Pages