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UPDATE: Reconstructing Southern Womanhood in Literature of the American South (9/15/06; NEMLA, 3/1/07-3/4/07)

updated: 
Saturday, September 9, 2006 - 2:53pm
Jacobe, Monica F. 09JACOBE

The deadline for the panel has not changed, but the title and the parameters of the for submission have changed slightly.
 
 
 
Belles, Bitches, and Everything in Between: Reconstructing Southern Womanhood in Literature of the American South

38th Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)

 March 1-4, 2007

Baltimore, Maryland

CFP: Music, Cultures and Literature in the South (10/15/06; SASA, 2/14/07-2/18/07)

updated: 
Saturday, September 9, 2006 - 2:52pm
atrefzer_at_olemiss.edu

      The Southern American Studies Association (SASA) is
inviting paper or complete panel proposals for its biannual
meeting to be hosted by the University of Mississippi,
February 14-18, 2007 in conjunction with the annual Living
Blues Symposium. The theme of the conference is "Blues
Tunes / Blues Texts: Music, Cultures and Literature in the
Global South." This truly interdisciplinary meeting that
brings together scholars of literature, culture and music
with musicians, radio industry insiders and fans of the
blues will consider ways in which literature and music shape
the living cultures of the global, post-regional South.
 Possible paper topics relating to the conference theme

CFP: Native American Literature Symposium (10/25/06; 4/5/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, August 23, 2006 - 9:58pm
hollrahp_at_unlv.nevada.edu

NATIVE AMERICAN LITERATURE SYMPOSIUM
April 5-7, 2007

MANY VOICES, ONE CENTER

Call for Proposals

DEADLINE: October 25, 2006

With literature as a crossroads where many forms of knowledge meet—art, history,
politics, science, religion—we welcome once again spirited participation on all
aspects of Native American studies. We invite proposals for individual papers,
panel discussions, readings, exhibits, demonstrations, and workshops.

This year we are pleased to announce two new awards to be made in 2007:
The Beatrice Medicine for Scholarship in American Indian Studies and
The Morning Star Award for Creative Writing

CFP: Interactions between Old and New in American Literatures (11/1/06; ACLA, 4/19/07-4/22/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, August 23, 2006 - 9:14pm
Claire Gallou

American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) Annual Meeting
April 19-22, 2007
Puebla, Mexico

http://acla2007.complit.ucla.edu/

The ACLA conference consists in seminars that gather 9 to 12 papers and meet
two or three times during the event. The following seminar invites papers
discussing any region and any literature of the Americas, North, Central, or
South.

When Inter-American Hitchhikers, Naturalized Migrants and Locals
Collide: Literary Intersections between Old and New in the Americas
from 1492 to the 21st Century.

CFP: Americana (10/15/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, August 23, 2006 - 9:13pm
Editor_at_AmericanPopularCulture

Americana: The Institute for the Study of American Popular Culture
(1900-present) invites submissions to its journal Americana: The Journal of
American Popular Culture.

We encourage you to visit the journal at
http://www.americanpopularculture.com to see the kinds of material we are
interested in publishing.
 
If you would like to submit to the journal, send an explanatory email that
includes your institutional affiliation to
editor_at_americanpopularculture.com.

Attach the essay you would like to be considered to that email. Please make
sure your article conforms to the following guidelines:

CFP: Review Americana (11/1/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, August 23, 2006 - 9:12pm
Editor_at_AmericanPopularCulture

Americana: The Institute for the Study of American Popular Culture is
dedicated to publishing exceptional American Studies scholarship and
American creative writing.

With this second mission in mind, we invite submissions to our literary
publication, Review Americana.

Please visit the review at http://www.americanpopularculture.com to see the
kind of material we are interested in publishing.

If you would like to submit to Review Americana: A Literary Journal, send an
explanatory email that includes your name, contact information, and
pertinent biographical details to editor_at_americanpopularculture.com. Attach
your submission to that email.

CFP: Stephen Foster (9/15/06; PCA/ACA, 4/4/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, August 16, 2006 - 11:58pm
J. Lightweis-Goff

Call for Proposals: Stephen Foster
  National Popular Culture and American Culture Associations / 2007 Joint Conference. April 4-7, 2007. Boston Marriott Copley Place – Boston, Massachusetts.

For more information on the PCA/ACA, please visit http://www.h-net.org/~pcaaca.

Deadline: September 1, 2006.

 

 Though prevailing notions of the popular frequently focus on newness,19th century

America provides a rich history of popular texts and music. As in our own historical

moment, first-generation critics responded to these texts from a plethora of political

perspectives. Historical analysis of minstrelsy could easily place Frederick

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