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CFP: Children and Childhood Section of MAPACA (6/15/06; MAPACA, 10/27/06-10/29/06)

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
Vibiana Bowman

<>Call for Papers for Children and Childhood Studies Section of The
Mid-Atlantic Popular/American Culture Association 2006 Annual Conference
in Baltimore, Maryland, October 27-29, 2006

The MAP/ACA is a regional division of the Popular and American Culture
Associations, which are, in the words of Popular Culture Association
founder Ray Browne, "multi-disciplinary associations interested in new
approaches to the expressions, mass media and all other phenomena of
everyday life."

 From the MAP/ACA home page: http://webhosting.its.psu.edu/mapaca/

CFP: Literature/Film Association Annual Conference (8/21/06; 11/3/06-11/5/06)

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
David Kranz

The Literature/Film Association announces that its annual conference
will take place at Towson University, Towson, MD from November 3-5,
2006. Papers are invited from all areas of literature/film studies,
including adaptations and remakes, literature/film theory, history and
film, genre topics, social issues (including race, class, and gender
studies), auteur studies, and individual film analyses.

CFP: Anti-Heroes (9/10/06; NEMLA, 3/1/07-3/3/07)

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
Elric Kline

"The Anti-Hero: Because Good Doesn't Have to Be Nice"

A panel at the 2007 convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association=
,
March 1-3, Baltimore MD.

CFP: Creative Forces: Women, Art, Science (11/1/06; MAWSA, 3/31/07)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
Dr. Lois Gilmore

CFP: Mid-Atlantic Women's Studies Association Conference March 31, 2007

"Creative Forces: Women, Art, Science"

 

 

The Mid-Atlantic Women's Studies Association invites submissions for its
annual conference to be held March 31, 2007, at Bucks County Community
College in Newtown, PA. This year's conference theme is "Creative Forces:
Women, Art, Science."

 

 

This conference spotlights the dynamic relations and fecund negotiations
among the complex and interrelated domains of the arts, the sciences, and
gender.

 

 

CFP: Journal For the Academic Study of Magic (8/1/06; journal issue)

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:26pm
socacademicstudymagic_at_btopenworld.com

The Journal for the Academic Study of Magic (JSM)
  Call For Papers for Issue 4, deadline 1st August 2006
   
      Note the extended deadline for submissions.
   
  Issue 4 of the JSM, due to appear late in 2006, is now seeking contributions. Scholarly articles in English about any aspect of magic/occultism are welcome up to 8000 words in length.
   
  Submission to the journal is in English, by Email attachment, in Rich Text Format documents using Harvard Citation Style. Full submission details, an outline style guide can be found here :
    http://www.sasm.co.uk/styleguide.html
   

CFP: Visibility and Bodily Representation in French and Francophone Literature and History (8/15/06; collection)

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:26pm
Cybelle McFadden Wilkens

Call for papers

French and Francophone Literature & History

=AB Visible et invisible : lutte de femmes =BB

Edited Collection

We invite scholars to submit abstracts of articles for publication on =20=

the topic of women=92s visibility and women=92s bodily representation in =
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French and Francophone Literature and History.

This collection, =93Visible et invisible: lutte de femmes,=94 seeks to =20=

CFP: Wizards on Film/TV/Video &amp; Computer Games (9/15/06; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:26pm
Michael Torregrossa

*>> Call for Contributors << *

REEL WIZARDS: REPRESENTATIONS OF MAGIC AND MAGIC USERS IN FILM
Deadline for Proposals: September 15, 2006

In J. R. R. Tolkien's THE LORD OF THE RINGS, the Hobbits are warned, "Do no=
t
meddle in the affairs of wizards"; yet, few readers today, in a time when
the wizard features so prominently in both popular culture and scholarship,
would choose to follow this admonition. Accepting this as a given, proposal=
s
are now being accepted for an essay collection investigating the
representation of magic-wielding figures in electronic multimedia.

CFP: Mommy Lit and Gender Prescriptions (9/15/06; NEMLA, 3/1/07-3/4/07)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:26pm
nwilley_at_kent.edu

CFP: Mommy Lit and Gender Prescriptions (9/15/06; NeMLA 3/1/06 –
3/4/06)

Call for Papers

Mommy Lit: Product Placement, "Friendly" Competition, and Gender
Prescriptions for the Thinking Mother

38th Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 1-4, 2007
Baltimore, Maryland

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