ACA/PCA National Conference
American Art and Architecture
Call for Papers
The Art and Architecture Area of the American Culture Association
is seeking papers on any aspect of "Visual Culture of the Americas"
for the annual conference in Boston, April 4 to 7, 2007.
Papers on topics related to questions of
identity, patriotism and nationalism
within the broader categories of
Latino, Native, African American and Canadian
art and architecture will be considered.
We are especially interested in papers which offer
a cross-disciplinary perspective, such as art and
ACA/PCA National Conference
The deadline for submissions for the Edith Wharton Essay Prize has been
extended to 30 October 2006.
The Edith Wharton Essay Prize is awarded annually for the best unpublished
essay on Edith Wharton by a beginning scholar. Graduate students,
independent scholars, and faculty members who have not held a tenure-track
or full-time appointment for more than four years are eligible to submit
The winning essay will be published in _The Edith Wharton Review_, a
peer-reviewed journal, and the writer will receive an award of $250.
CALL FOR PAPERS:
OJAS: Okinawan Journal of American Studies
CFP: Collection of reviews of 19th-century literature (no deadline;
American Literature Association Annual Convention
MELVILLE AND THE MEANING OF GENRE
The Third Annual
Storytellers of the Americas Conference
Hearing Yellow Woman: Voices of the Indigenous Women
of Oral Tradition
University at Buffalo
March 30th and 31st, 2007
Submission Deadline: December 15, 2007
The Third Annual Storytellers of the
Americas Conference, hosted by the American
Studies Graduate Student Association at the University
at Buffalo, is pleased to announce a
call for papers. The conference, scheduled for March
30th and 31st, 2007, represents the
commitment of the graduate students of the American
Studies Department to contribute to the
University's intellectual community.
Autobiography and the Body
We are seeking essay abstracts for a proposed anthology of essays on any
aspect of the role of the body in autobiography.
***PLEASE FORWARD WIDELY***
Call for Papers: Native/Indigenous Studies Area
"New York City: Global Village"
The Third Annual Interdisciplinary Conference at the New York Institute of Technology
Keynote Speaker: Professor Saskia Sassen, University of Chicago
March 9, 2007
The New York Institute of Technology announces its third interdisciplinary conference, "New York City: Global Village," which will address the role of New York City as a site of international exchange in culture, technology, tourism and other fields. Scholars from a range of disciplines are invited to present their research at this one-day conference at NYIT's Columbus Circle, Manhattan, campus.
Call for Papers: Contemporary Southern Literature
*April 4 - 7, 2007*
*Conference location: Boston Marriott Copley Place,* * Boston,