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CFP: Open Session, Crossroads: Anti-Consumerism and Cultural Studies (Turkey) (1/31/06; 7/20/06-7/23/06)

Wednesday, December 21, 2005 - 7:03pm
Jo Littler

Please distribute. Apologies for x-posting.

We would like to invite paper proposals for consideration for the =20
'Anti-Consumerism and Cultural Studies ' at the Cultural Studies =20
Crossroads Conference, Istanbul 2006 ( =20
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See below for further session details. Final date for abstracts: 31st =20=


Please sent abstracts (150 words maximum) to
Sam Binkley
Jo Littler

UPDATE: Humanities Graduate Conference (grad) (12/20/05; 3/17/06-3/18/06)

Wednesday, December 21, 2005 - 7:02pm

Deadline extended:

4th Interdisciplinary
Graduate Conference
Questioning the Boundaries in & around the Humanities
University of Utah, Salt Lake City ~ March 17-18, 2006

Rosemary Hennessy
Department of English
The University at Albany, SUNY

Attention Graduate Students!

The Humanities Graduate Conference Committee invites you to share your work at a
conference organized by graduate students for graduate students. This year's
theme presents a question to further expand the interdisciplinary conversation:
What are the facts, manners, and means of negotiating borders and identities in
the humanities?

UPDATE: Poetry and Politics (UK) (1/15/06; 7/13/06-7/16/06)

Wednesday, December 21, 2005 - 7:02pm
Andrew Sneddon {PG}

Extended deadline:

Call for papers: Poetry and Politics. A Conference at the University of
Stirling, Scotland, 13-16 July 2006.=20

Abstracts of 200-250 words of papers not lasting longer than twenty
minutes in delivery should reach the organisers by our extended deadline
of January 15, 2006. Many thanks to all those who have already
responded. Everyone concerned will receive a formal decision on their
submission by mid January as previously advertised.

Poets and speakers to include Moniza Alvi, Eavan Boland, David Dabydeen,
Marilyn Hacker, Linton Kwesi Johnson, David Norbrook, Tom Paulin, Deryn
Rees-Jones, Jo Shapcott, and the Norton keynote speaker, Adrienne Rich
(all confirmed).=20

CFP: Attention Shoppers! Theorizing the Mall (grad) (3/31/06; journal issue)

Friday, December 16, 2005 - 6:10pm
Adam Lawrence

postscript: a journal of graduate criticism and theory
is a peer-reviewed, multi-disciplinary journal
published annually by graduate students in the
Department of English Language and Literature at
Memorial University of Newfoundland. Students either
currently enrolled in a post-graduate program or
having recently graduated from one are invited to
submit papers for a special issue exploring the mall
and its itinerant shoppers.

CFP: Rhetorical Approaches to Literature (3/1/06; RMMLA, 10/12/06-10/14/06)

Friday, December 16, 2005 - 6:10pm
Nina Chordas

  Topic is open for any rhetorical approach to literature of any period
or place; Rocky Mountain MLA convention will be held in Tuscon, AZ,
October 12-14, 2006. Electronic submissions are encouraged. Please send
abstracts of no more than 250 words in the body of your email message by
March 1, 2006 to
Alternately, abstracts may be sent to Nina Chordas, 3264 Mendenhall Loop
Road #28, Juneau, AK 99801

CFP: Space of Garden - Space of Culture (Poland) (1/31/06; 5/13/06-5/15/06)

Friday, December 16, 2005 - 6:09pm
Jaroslaw Pluciennik

We are pleased to inform you that between May 13th and May
15th, 2006, Katedra Teorii Literatury [Department of Theory
of Literature] of Instytut Teorii Literatury, Teatru i Sztuk
Audiowizualnych [Institute of the Theory of Literature,
Theatre and Audio-Visual Arts] of Uniwersytet Łódzki [the
University of Łódź] organizes an international conference
devoted to:

Space of a Garden â€" Space of Culture

UPDATE: Interactions: Literature and Culture (1/15/06; journal issue)

Friday, December 16, 2005 - 6:09pm
Sebnem Toplu

EXTENDED DEADLINE: January 15, 2006

"Interactions" is an international journal on British and American
Literature and Culture, published twice a year in Fall and Spring by Ege
University Depts. of British and American Studies (Izmir/Turkey).

It is internationally refereed and indexed in MLA International
Bibliography, featuring essays, film and book reviews (ISSN 1300-574-X).

General submission deadlines are July 1 for the Fall Issue and December 1
for the Spring Issue.

Articles (4000-7000 words) and reviews (2000-4000 words) should follow MLA
paranthetical citation format.