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CFP: Charles W. Chesnutt Association Sessions at ALA (1/15/07; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:15pm
Wright-Mcfatter, Susan

The Charles Waddell Chesnutt Association is seeking papers to be=20
included in two Chesnutt sessions at the American Literature Association

Conference to be held from May 24-27, 2007 at The Westin Copley, 10
Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02116.


 We would like one session to focus on white characters in Chesnutt's
short and/or long fiction (including the more recently published novels
-Evelyn's Husband and A Business Career).


The second session is open at this point: we will determine the topic=20
upon receipt of abstracts.



If your paper is included in the panel, you must become a member of the
Charles W. Chesnutt Association by March 1, 2007.=20

UPDATE: American Indians Today (11/15/06; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/14/07-2/17/07)

Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:14pm
Richard Allen

All travel and registration links on our website have now been updated
for 2007.=20

New Areas Added.

Still Accepting Proposals for American Indians Today



Call for Papers: American Indians Today

Abstract/Proposals by 15 November 2006



Southwest/Texas Popular & American Popular Culture Associations 28th
Annual Conference =20

Albuquerque, NM. February 14-17, 2007

Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

330 Tijeras

Albuquerque, NM 87102

Phone: 1.505.842.1234

Fax: 1.505.766.6710


CFP: Willa Cather (12/20/06; ALA, 5/24/06-5/27/07)

Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:14pm
John Swift

The Willa Cather Society invites proposals for 20-minute papers to be
presented in either of two sessions at the American Literature
Association's annual meeting in Boston, MA, May 24-27, 2006.

Session I: New Directions in Cather Scholarship. All papers involving
significant new research or critical approaches to Cather's work will be

CFP: Interactive Dimensions between Transatlantic and Transpacific American Studies (Portugal) (12/20/06; 9/20/07-9/23/07)

Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:14pm
Tatsushi Narita

---IASA 2007 CALL FOR PAPERSINTERNATIONAL AMERICAN STUDIES ASSOCIATION 2007LISBON, September 20-23, 2007*Seminar Title: Interactive Dimensions between Transatlantic andTranspacific American Studies*Paper Submission Deadline: December 20, 2006*Papers to be Submitted to:*Seminar Organizer: Professor Tatsushi Narita, Nagoya City UniversityDescription:¡ÈTranspacific¡É American studies appears to have been marginalized despitean indispensable role it is expected to play. Even the prevalent sphere ofTransatlantic studies would seem needing redirection. This seminar addressesthose issues which underlie both of admirable Transatlantic studies andemerging Transpacific studies.

CFP: The Black Church: Past, Present, Future (1/15/07; 3/29/07-3/30/07)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 9:05pm
Sollars, Michael D.

Call for Papers

The Black Church:
Past, Present, Future

The Department of English at Texas Southern University invites you to
submit papers to be presented at the 2007 J. Marie McCleary Symposium on
"The Black Church: Past, Present, Future." The symposium runs March
29-30 at Texas Southern University, Houston, TX.

CFP: James Fenimore Cooper (12/31/06; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:45pm
Matthew Sivils

Call for Papers

18th Annual Conference

American Literature Association

May 24-27, 2007

Boston, Massachusetts

The James Fenimore Cooper Society invites paper proposals for its
session at the 18th Annual Conference of the American Literature
Association, to be held in Boston, May 24-27, 2007.

CFP: The Nordic Association for American Studies Conference (Finland) (11/15/06; NAAS, 5/24/07-5/26/07)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:15pm
Maarit Piipponen


The 20th Biennial Nordic Association for American Studies (NAAS)
Conference 2007
The 11th Biennial Tampere North American Studies Conference

"American Bodies, American Violence"

University of Tampere, Finland
May 24-26, 2007

We are looking for contributions on the theme of violence in/and North America
in various different contexts and fields of study (literature, history, film
studies, gender studies, queer studies, sociology, political studies, media
studies, environmental studies, and so on).