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CFP: Midwest Culture (11/1/05; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/15/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:40pm
Leslie Fife

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: SESSIONS, PANELS, PAPERS

 

MIDWEST CULTURE

 

NATIONAL POPULAR CULTURE & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATIONS

2006 JOINT CONFERENCE

 

April 12-15, 2006

Atlanta Marriott Marquis

 

We are considering proposals for sessions organized around a theme, special panels, and/or individual papers. Sessions are scheduled in 1½ hour slots, typically with four papers or speakers per standard session.

 

TOPICS MAY INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

 

-Ethnic and folk cultures

-Culinary traditions

-Depictions of the Midwest in popular culture

-History of the Midwest

-Midwestern art and artists

CFP: Mapping Globalization (Germany) (9/30/05; 5/18/06-5/20/06)

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Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:39pm
Helge Wendt

Promotionskolleg "Globalisierung aus
kulturwissenschaftlicher Perspektive", Universität
Mannheim

5/18/06- 5/20/06, Schloss Universität Mannheim

Deadline: 9/30/05

Call for Papers
International Conference

Mapping Globalization

UPDATE: LITERA, Journal of Western Literature(s) (12/30/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:39pm
LITERA Istanbul

Call for Journal Submissions

LITERA: Journal of Western Literature(s)

LITERA, the bilingual journal of the Department of
Western Languages and Literatures of the Faculty of
Letters at Istanbul University, Turkey, is a refereed
journal appearing biannually. The journal publishes
scholarly articles that examine textual, visual, and
other media, which bear links with literary and
cultural studies.

For the 19th issue to appear in June, 2006, we call
for articles in English or Turkish. You are invited to

submit your articles by December 30, 2005.

Submission guidelines:

Manuscripts should meet the following criteria:

CFP: &Now/Lake Forest Literary Festival (10/15/05; 4/5/06-4/7/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:38pm
davis

Please post, cross-post, and re-post!

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&NOW / Lake Forest Literary Festival
April 5-7, 2006, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL.
Proposal Deadline, October 15, 2005
http://www.lakeforest.edu/&now
andnow_at_lfc.edu
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The second iteration of &NOW: A Festival of Innovative Writing and
Art, merged with the second annual Lake Forest Literary Festival
(LFLF), will be held on April 5-7, 2006 at Lake Forest College, 30
miles north of Chicago.

CFP: Historical Novel (11/15/05; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/8/06-2/11/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:37pm
Brian Adler

CFP: The Historical Novel
Calls for Panels and papers (15 minutes reading time) on the Historical
Novel at the 27th Annual Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture
Associations Conference in Albuquerque, NM, Feb. 8-11, 2006. See
<www.h-net.org/~swpca> for more conference information. Some questions to
consider: how can the genre of historical novel be defined? Where does
one draw the lines between truth, fiction, and history? How does the "fog
of war" affect historical fiction? What noteworthy international
historical novels are being produced? Treatments of individual authors

CFP: Mystery/Detective Fiction (11/15/05; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/8/06-2/11/06)

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Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
lstrahan_at_ucr.edu

CFP:Mystery/detective fiction
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Associations
27th Annual Conference in Albuquerqu<new Mexico 02/08-111/06.
Please send abstracts and curriculum vita by 11/15/05 to
linda.strahan_at_ucr.edu or to Linda Strahan, English dept-40,
University of CA, Riverside, CA 92521.

CFP: Monsters &amp; Villains (12/15/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, July 24, 2005 - 8:36pm
Neil Aitken

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

CRATE, in association with the M.F.A. program at the University of
California, Riverside, is pleased to announce the call for submissions
for its 2006 issue.

While CRATE is interested in writing that reflects upon the interests
and diverse communities of Southern California, especially the
Riverside County/Inland Empire region, we are open to work from all
over the world with the main criteron being excellence.

CRATE is printed annually in the spring and typically runs 750 copies
of 160 pages in a perfect bound digest. In addition to poetry, prose,
and non-fiction, CRATE also features the work of local visual artists
and photographers.

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