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CFP: Charles Johnson's Short Fiction (11/28/05; ALA, 5/25/06-5/28/06)

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Monday, October 24, 2005 - 4:12am
John Whalen-Bridge

Submissions are invited for one of two sessions on Charles Johnson for
the 2006 American Literature Association conference. The first panel
will be an open session: papers on any aspect of Johnson's work are
welcome. The second will be on "Charles Johnson's Short Fiction."
Papers on any of Johnson's short fiction are welcome.

The American Literature Association Conference will meet from May 25-28,
2006, at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco in Embarcadero Center in San
Francisco, CA. For information on the conference, visit
http://www.americanliterature.org/>www.americanliterature.org.

CFP: Minority Travel Writing (1/15/06; ALA, 5/25/06-5/28/06)

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Monday, October 24, 2005 - 3:11am
Dr. Russ Pottle

Call for Papers: "Mobility, Migration, and Ethnic and Cultural Minorities in
Writing on American Travel and Tourism."

The Society for American Travel Writing. American Literature Association
Annual Conference, 25-28 May 2006, Hyatt Regency San Francisco, San
Francisco, CA.

CFP: Constance Fenimore Woolson Society (1/3/06; ALA, 5/25/06-5/28/06)

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Monday, October 24, 2005 - 3:10am
Annamaria Elsden

The Constance Fenimore Woolson Society invites submissions for its panel =
at the annual American Literature Association Conference, to be held in =
San Francisco, May 25-28, 2006. The focus of the panel is open. Suggested =
topics include, but are not limited to, Woolson in the context of =
nationalism, travel, realism and regionalism, gender issues, and/or the =
magazine market of the nineteenth century. Papers are especially welcome =
that explore Woolson's work in relation to politics, however that term =
might be defined. Please send proposals via e-mail (no attachments, =
please) by January 3 to Annamaria Formichella-Elsden at <formichella_at_bvu.ed=

CFP: Studies in American Culture (12/1/05; journal issue)

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Monday, October 24, 2005 - 3:09am
McDonald, Rob

Studies in American Culture welcomes the submission of essays on all
aspects of American culture and from all scholarly and critical
approaches. We especially invite interdisciplinary studies of the
literature, language, visual arts, and history of the United States.*

=20

Our diverse readership includes academics and non-academics who come
from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds. We prefer fresh,
innovative essays that are informed by research and current critical
theories but which avoid alienating jargon.

=20

CFP: Gilman in the 20th Century (12/2/05; SSAWW, 11/8/06-11/11/06)

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Monday, October 24, 2005 - 3:09am
Cynthia Davis

The Charlotte Perkins Gilman Society invites proposals for a panel at the 2006 Society for the Study of American Women Writers Conference in Philadelphia. The topic of the proposed panel is "Charlotte Perkins Gilman in the Twentieth Century."
Panel description and submission information follows:

CFP: Huxley and Chestnutt (no deadline noted; books)

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Monday, October 24, 2005 - 3:09am
Izzo, David

Huxley's Brave New World: 75th anniversary book of essays-subjects
open--all disciplines

djizzo_at_uncfsu.edu

=20

Huxley's Time Must Have a Stop-Dalkey archive casebook-as literature and
philosophy

djizzo_at_uncfsu.edu

=20

Essays on Charles Chesnutt: book

=20

djizzo_at_uncfsu.edu

CFP: Westerns in Cinema and Popular Novels (11/15/05; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/8/06-2/11/06)

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Monday, October 24, 2005 - 3:09am
Paul Varner

CALL FOR PAPERS
WESTERNS IN CINEMA AND POPULAR NOVELS
The 27th Annual Meeting of the SW/TX PCA/ACA
February 8-11, 2006
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque=20
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Topics might include B.M. Bower, Zane Grey, Louis L'Amour, Max Brand,
Clarence Mulford, Pulp Westerns, John Ford, Anthony Mann, Clint
Eastwood, Feminist, Structuralist and other critical perspectives on
Westerns.

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