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CFP: Popular Culture and Activism (6/15/06; MAPACA, 10/26/06-10/28/06)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:09pm
alison smith

CFP for Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association, October
26-28, 2006, Baltimore, MD (Wyndham
Inner Harbor Hotel) –
Popular Culture and Activism

We invite submissions for several sessions on topics surrounding Popular
Culture and

CFP: Flow Conference 2006 (6/15/06; 10/26/06-10/29/06)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:09pm
kyle barnett

The Flow Conference (Oct. 26 -29, 2006; Austin, TX) -- a series of roundtable
discussions with topics created by Flow (,
organized around the future of television and media culture -- is now accepting
submissions to join a roundtable. Deadline for submission is: June 15, 2006

The goal of the Flow Conference is conversation. There are no plenary sessions
and participants are asked to submit short position papers (not full-length
essays). We want to promote discussion amongst scholars, members of the media
industries, media activists, fans, and policy-makers over crucial issues
related to television and media.

CFP: Entertainment (9/20/06; KSU CSC, 3/8/07-3/10/07)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:09pm
michele janette

Call For Papers:

16th annual Cultural Studies Conference at Kansas State University

TOPIC: Entertainment
CONFERENCE DATES: March 8-10, 2007

Keynote Speaker: Judith Halberstam, author of _The Transgender Moment:
Gender Flexibility and the Postmodern Condition_, _The Drag King Book_,
_Female Masculinity_, _Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of
Monsters_, and _Posthuman Bodies_.

Live Performance by El Vez, "the Mexican Elvis"

Conference Description:

"Anyone who tries to tries to distinguish entertainment from education
doesn't know the first thing about either" –Marshall McLuhan

CFP: Women's Popular Culture / Third-wave Feminism (6/30/06; SSAWW, 11/8/06-11/11/06)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:09pm
Dawn Keetley

As we are finalizing the program for the Society for the Study of
American Women Writers Conference, to be held November 8-11, 2006, in
Philadelphia, we have decided to add a session, hopefully of between two
and four panels, on two areas that are relatively new for the SSAWW:
1. women's popular culture and 2. third-wave feminism.

If you are interested in presenting a paper on either of these two broad
topics, please contact me (at as soon as possible, but
definitely before June 30.

Dawn Keetley
Associate Professor of English
Lehigh University

CFP: Re-reading Rembrandt (Netherlands) (7/15/06; 12/2/06)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:08pm
Itay Sapir

Call for papers: Re-reading Rembrandt.

Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA), University of Amsterdam

Conference date: 12/2/06.

Deadline for proposals: 7/15/06.


Keynote speakers:

Mieke Bal (Academy Professor, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and =
Sciences/ University of Amsterdam)

Harry berger Jr. (Professor Emeritus, University of California, Santa =


CFP: Literary Odysseys: The Journey in/of Literature (grad) (11/1/06; 2/23/07-2/24/07)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:08pm


"Literary Odysseys"
Comparative Literature Graduate Student Conference: February 23 and 24, 2007

Plenary Speakers:
Daniel Schwarz (Cornell University)
Helmut Müller-Sievers (Northwestern University)


The graduate students of the University of Colorado at Boulder's Department of
Comparative Literature and Humanities invite paper proposals on the topic of
"Literary Odysseys."

CFP: The Body in Medical Culture (6/15/06; collection)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:08pm
Elizabeth Klaver

For a book collection of essays, The Body in Medical Culture, please
send the abstract of completed essays of about 25 pages on any aspect of
the medicalized body in the 18th or 19th centuries. Europe, Britain or
North America considered. 250 word abstract due by June 15. Send to

CFP: The Australian Journal of Jewish Studies (no deadline noted; journal issue)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:08pm
Dr Dvir Abramovich

Call for Journal Submissions

The Australian Journal of Jewish Studies, 2006 edition.

The Australian Journal of Jewish Studies is a peer-reviewed publication
devoted to the study of Jewish culture, history, politics, literature,
religion, philopshy and thought in all aspects and periods. It is published

The editors are inviting additional submissions for its 2006 edition.

*The AJJS normally will accept contributions of 15,000 words (including

*Please include a short bio and an abstract of 150 words.

*Submissions should be sent as email attachments in a PC-readable format
(preferably MS Word, HTML or RTF).

All submission and enquires to: