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CFP: Rural Representations and Kate Chopin (12/22/06; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Monday, November 6, 2006 - 1:39am
Heather.Ostman_at_esc.edu

Rural Representations and Kate Chopin

Panel sponsored by The Kate Chopin International Society for the American=20
Literature Association 18th Annual Conference (May 24-27, 2007; Boston)

Kate Chopin?s The Awakening (1899) takes place mostly in the urban setting =

of New Orleans. Since the novel?s publication and the subsequent scholarly =

CFP: Chopin and the City (12/22/06; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Monday, November 6, 2006 - 1:39am
Heather.Ostman_at_esc.edu

Chopin and the City

Panel sponsored by The Kate Chopin International Society for the American=20
Literature Association 18th Annual Conference, May 24-27, 2007, Boston,=20
MA.

CFP: Hawthorne Sessions at ALA (1/15/07; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

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Monday, November 6, 2006 - 1:38am
Rosemary Fisk

Submissions are invited for two sessions hosted by the Nathaniel
Hawthorne Society at the American Literature Association Conference,
Westin Copley Place in Boston, MA, 24-27 May 2007.

1. Rewriting Hawthorne: James, Morrison, Faulkner, etc.

2. Transatlantic Tribulations: Hawthorne in Transit

 All approaches to these topics are welcome. Deadline for proposals is
15 January, 2007. Please send 1-2 page abstracts for 20-minute papers
to Brenda Wineapple, 176 West 87th Street/ New York, NY 10024 or
bwineapple_at_earthlink.net

Rosemary M. Fisk
Associate Dean/ Assoc. Professor of English
Howard College of Arts & Sciences
Samford University
Birmingham, AL 35229

CFP: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (3/1/07; 4/13/07-4/14/07)

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Monday, November 6, 2006 - 1:36am
Anna Lillios

20th Annual Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Conference

Cedar Key, Florida
April 13-14, 2007

Sponsored by the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society and
the University of Central Florida

CFP: African-American Literature (11/30/06; CEA, 4/12/07-4/14/07)

updated: 
Monday, November 6, 2006 - 1:36am
Shelia Collins

College English Association National Conference
Thursday, April 12-Saturday, April 14
New Orleans, Louisiana

We invite paper and panel proposals on African-American literature for the
38th annual meeting of CEA. This years general conference theme is "Empathy
and Ethics." Proposals that offer new and inventive readings on
African-American literature will also be considered. Please interpret the
conference theme broadly including but not limited to the following areas:

CFP: Hawthorne Sessions at MLA (3/1/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Monday, November 6, 2006 - 1:36am
Rosemary Fisk

Submissions are invited for two sessions hosted by the Nathaniel
Hawthorne Society at The Modern Language Association Conference in
Chicago, 27-30 December 2007.

1. Critical Overviews: Where Are We Now?

2. Is There a Case for the Late Hawthorne?

All approaches to these topics are welcome. Deadline for proposals is 1
March, 2007. Please send 1-2 page abstracts for 20-minute papers to
Brenda Wineapple, 176 West 87th Street/ New York, NY 10024 or
bwineapple_at_earthlink.net

Rosemary M. Fisk
Associate Dean/ Assoc. Professor of English
Howard College of Arts & Sciences
Samford University
Birmingham, AL 35229

CFP: Native American Literature (11/30/06; CEA, 4/12/07-4/12/07)

updated: 
Monday, November 6, 2006 - 1:35am
Benjamin Carson

College English Association National Conference, April 12-14, 2007, New
Orleans, LA.

The CEA is now accepting submissions for the Native American Literature
panel. All topics related to Native American literature are welcome, though
special consideration will be given to papers addressing this year's
conference theme, "Empathy and Ethics."

Please submit proposals using the CEA online database:
http://english.ttu.edu/CEA/conftool/index.php.
Additional information about the call for papers is available at:
http://www2.widener.edu/%7Ecea/conference2006.htm

CFP: Southern Writers, Southern Writing (grad) (1/3/07; 7/19/07-7/21/07)

updated: 
Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:09pm
ktillman

                              13th Annual
                            Southern Writers,
                            Southern Writing
  
is a University of Mississippi Graduate Student Conference
held in
conjunction with the Annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha
Conference.
The Graduate Students in the Departments of English and
Southern
Studies invite you to submit abstracts exploring Southern
culture. Accepted
submissions will be presented in Oxford, Mississippi, July
19th – 21st, 2007.
  
Topics for papers or panels are not restricted to
literature. They may
include:

CFP: Langston Hughes's Audiences (12/1/06; ALA '07)

updated: 
Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:08pm
Matthew R. Hofer

Call for Papers #1: ALA panel on Langston Hughes's
Audiences

American Literature Association
Memorial Day Weekend 2007
Westin in Copley Square
Boston, Mass.

"Langston Hughes's Audiences." For this panel we welcome
15-20 minute presentations that analyze the circulation
and distribution of Hughes's literary art, as well as the
social impact that his writing has had on various
communities of readers, teachers, editors, and either
contemporary or future authors. There are no historical or
national restrictions on submissions to this session.

350 word abstract and short cv by 12/1/06;
Submit materials via e-mail to Matthew R. Hofer
<mrh_at_unm.edu>

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