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CFP: Transculturalisms, 1400-1700 (ongoing; new book series)

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Friday, March 31, 2006 - 12:08pm
Erika Gaffney

Announcing a new series from Ashgate Publishing Company—

Transculturalisms, 1400–1700

Series Editors: Ann Rosalind Jones, Smith College; Jyotsna G. Singh,
Michigan State University; and Mihoko Suzuki, University of Miami

CFP: Midwest Modern Lanugage Association Call for Papers (4/15/06; MMLA, 11/9/06-11/12/06)

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Friday, March 31, 2006 - 12:08pm
Midwest Modern Language Association

The Midwest Modern Language Association has posted many sessions soliciting
abstracts for the upcoming M/MLA Convention, held November 9-12 in
Chicago. Please see http://www.uiowa.edu/~mmla/call_2006.html, where
details and contact information for each session is provided. The deadline
to submit an abstract to most panels is April 15, but some sections list
different dates.

Please direct any questions to:
Carolyn Jacobson
Midwest Modern Language Association
302 EPB
Univ. of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242-1408
mmla_at_uiowa.edu

CFP: Locating Empire: Seduction, Domination, and Revolt in the French Cultural Reach (grad) (7/14/06; 10/6/06)

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Tuesday, March 28, 2006 - 2:33pm
Hosford, Desmond

"Locating Empire: Seduction, Domination, and Revolt in the French
Cultural Reach"=20

The Graduate Center, City University of New York Friday, October 6

=20

=20

The Ph.D. Program in French at the City University of New York invites
paper proposals for its annual student conference. This year's
conference will be held on Friday 6 October and will focus on: "Locating
Empire: Seduction, Domination, and Revolt in the French Cultural Reach."
Papers should be 15-20 minutes in length.

=20

CFP: Aestheticism: Dehumanizing or Rehumanizing? (5/1/06; collection)

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Tuesday, March 28, 2006 - 2:32pm
Kelly Comfort

Aestheticism: De-humanizing or Re-humanizing Art, the Artist, and the Artistic
Receptor? (Book Project)

Call for chapter proposals for the book project "Aestheticism: De-humanizing
or Re-humanizing Art, the Artist, and the Artistic Receptor?" to be submitted
by August 2006. Cambridge Scholarly Press has already contacted me to express
an interest in publishing an edited collection on this topic.

Deadline for chapter proposal (500-1000 words): May 1, 2006.

Deadline for the completed manuscript (15-30 pp. including notes and works
cited) for accepted proposals: July 1, 2006.

Contact: Kelly Comfort (kcomfort_at_gatech.edu)

CFP: The Sea as Frontier (Puerto Rico) (7/31/06; CEA-CC, 11/10/06-11/11/06)

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Tuesday, March 28, 2006 - 2:32pm
CEA-CC

College English Association - Caribbean Chapter
Fall 2006 Conference: 10-11 November 2006
"Our Watery World: Humans and the Sea"
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez

The CEA-CC invites proposals for a panel titled "The Sea as Frontier."
 Please send 200-250 word proposal to Nandita Batra at
cea_caribbeanchapter_at_hotmail.com by 31 July 2006. Proposals may be sent by
email as part of a text message but not as attachments. Presenters must be
registered members of the CEA-CC at the time of the conference.

More information available at
http://ece.uprm.edu/artssciences/ingles/cea-cc.htm

CFP: Teaching Ethnic Am/Postcolonial Literature of Trauma (4/1/06; USACLALS, 10/27/06-10/29/06)

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Tuesday, March 28, 2006 - 2:31pm
Robin E. Field

Papers are sought for a panel examining the pedagogical
strategies we use to teach the literature of trauma in the
undergraduate classroom. I wish to examine Ethnic American
and Postcolonial literature in particular. Papers should
reference at least one piece of literature commonly taught,
and provide specific examples of teaching methodologies,
practices, and theories. Papers should run 15-18 minutes.

This panel will be held at the USACLALS conference at Santa
Clara University. Information about the conference follows.

Please send 250 word abstracts and a brief CV by April 1,
2006 to:

Robin Field
ref4u_at_virginia.edu

Conference info:

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