We have extended the deadline for submissions to this conference to February 28, 2006. The call for papers is reproduced below.
cultural studies and historical approaches
LAST CALL FOR PAPERS
We have a great pleasure in inviting you to participate in the fourth
LANGUAGE, CULTURE and TECHNOLOGIES
at Kaunas University of Technology (http://www.ktu.lt/en/)
19-21 May, 2006
We invite teachers, scholars and postgraduate students to participate and
to contribute papers to the fourth international conference hosted by Kaunas
University of Technology, Lithuania.
NEW, EXTENDED DEADLINE!!!!
CALL FOR PAPERS / APPEL DE COMMUNICATIONS
Canadian Comparative Literature Association
Association canadienne de litt=E9rature compar=E9e
May 28-30, 2006.
The City, Comparatively
We invite papers, or proposals for papers, on the following subjects:
Nous vous invitons =E0 soumettre des communications ou des projets de=20
sur l'un des sujets suivants:
the legacy of Freud (on the 150th anniversary of Freud=92s birth)
landscapes, urban and rural
the urban sublime
Update: Abstracts or proposals due June 1 for Religion and Popular Culture
panel at Mid-Atlantic Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
to Richard Currie at either RCu8598882_at_aol.com or Currie_at_postbox.csi.cuny.edu.
Fashioning Fiction (grad): University of Stirling (UK)=20
Abstract Deadline: 03/10/06
Conference Dates: 05/27/06 =96 05/28/06=20
=91What a strange power there is in clothing=92 =96 Isaac Bashevis Singer
Proposed Panel for the Midwest Modern Language Association
Panel Title: Graphic Novels
Although I am particularly interested in the relationship of graphic novels and history, papers examining any aspect of comic books and culture are welcome.
Please send 250 word abstracts to Rick Iadonisi at iadonisr_at_gvsu.edu or mail to:
Department of Writing
Grand Valley State University
Allendale, MI 49401
The deadline for abstracts is March 17, 2006.
CFP: Aging and the Young (3/1/06; MLA 12/27-12/30/06)
Aging and the Young: Representations of Old Age in Young Adult and
What do storybooks teach children about getting old? How do
children's books and books for young adults construct lifetimes on a
personal and a social level? How do such books contribute to ageism,
age positivism, or a multiplicity of views? How could they do things
differently? How can and do books for pre-adults prepare people to
embrace the challenges of getting older throughout the life
cycle? Papers on all aspects of old age in children's and young
adult literature welcomed.
Call For Papers: Objet d'art and the Female Body
Accepted Panel at Gender Across Borders II: Research Subjects
Friday & Saturday, April 21 & 22, 2006
Institute for Research & Education on Women and Gender
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Keynote Speakesr: Bhanu Kapil (Naropa University); Molly Carnes (University of Madison-
Panel Organizers: LindaBeth Flack, Setareh Masoumbeiki
CALL FOR PAPERS
RELIGION AND NATION
A NEXUS Interdisciplinary Conference
Please note the new deadline for submissions: February 10, 2006.
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Friday April 7 - Saturday April 8, 2006
Keynote Speaker: John D Caputo (Syracuse)
"Beyond Sovereignty: The Weakness of God and the Postmodern Situation"
Reading by Diane Glancy (Macalester College)
Deadline for Submissions: February 10, 2006
The Commons Conference
An Academic-Community Event
Privatization and the Public Domain
April 28-30, 2006
University of Victoria, BC
A committee of students, researchers, and community members are organizing
an interdisciplinary conference on contemporary definitions of "the commons"
to be held at UVic the weekend of April 28-30th, 2006.