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UPDATE: American Poets and Childhood (3/15/07; PAMLA, 11/2/07-11/3/07)

updated: 
Saturday, March 3, 2007 - 8:59pm
svonkco_at_netzero.net

CFP Update: American Poets Writing for / Writing about Children

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference, November
2-3, 2007, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA (one hour
north of Seattle)

Paper proposals are sought for an approved special session at PAMLA's
2007 annual conference.

CFP: American Women Poets and Nineteenth-century Religion (3/18/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Saturday, March 3, 2007 - 8:59pm
Mark McCullough

Proposed Panel for the 2007 Modern Language Association

Chicago, IL.

American Women Poets and Nineteenth-century Religion

Papers are sought for a proposed special session on nineteenth-
century American women poets and religion. We especially welcome
papers on the work of unrepresented women poets for whom religion,
Christian or otherwise, was a positive influence.

Please submit half-page abstract and c.v. electronically by March 18,
2007 to:

Mark McCullough
The Graduate Center at the City University of New York
mccullough_at_mindspring.com

CFP: William Blake and Authority (3/16/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 24, 2007 - 6:12pm
jeffrey-longacre_at_utulsa.edu

Now Accepting submissions for a Special Session on ?William Blake and
Authority? for the Modern Language Association?s (MLA) convention in
Chicago, December 2007.

Seeking submissions for a proposed panel on the topic of William Blake
and how he and his work engages with and/or confronts authority.
?Authority? can be interpreted in a variety of ways:

CFP: Global Thoreau (3/15/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 17, 2007 - 1:53am
Sandy Petrulionis

Recent studies have focused productively on Emerson, Fuller, and other
American Renaissance writers, but what about a truly global Thoreau?
1-page abstracts on TransAtlantic, TransPacific, and Pan-American
perspectives on Thoreau to Laura Dassow Walls, wallsld_at_gwm.sc.edu by
March 15.

CFP: African/African American Literature (3/16/07; SCMLA, 11/1/07-11/3/07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 17, 2007 - 12:27am
juluette pack

The African/African American session of South Central Modern Language Association (SCMLA) welcomes abstracts of 500 words for papers to be presented in Memphis, Tn.
   
  Title of Panel: Switching Currents of Hybridity On/Off. Many African Americans can claim more than one racial identity, creating hybrid identities. Papers are requested that explore characters that switch from one identity to another in African or African American literature.
   
  Abstracts or full papers should be submitted to the panel chair.
   
  Dr. Juluette Bartlett Pack
  juluettepack_at_yahoo.com
  DeVry University
  11125 Equity Dr.
  713-973-3150
  Houston, Tx 77041
   

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