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CFP: War & Poetry: Arabesques Review (11/30/06; journal special issue)

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:15pm
Arabesques

ARABESQUES REVIEW is seeking work for our November/December 2006 issue
focusing on writing inspired or informed by the experiences, observations,
and/or daily news and social possibilities of the following topic: "War &
Poetry" and for our January/February 2007 issue "Colors".

We are open to work that covers any of the multitude of ways that our world,
our media, and ourselves mark the public and private, political, and
individual decisions of passage we define and define ourselves around,
defining in the same time the destiny of other people, cultures and nations.

CFP: Antisemitism and English Culture (UK) (12/15/06; 7/9/07-7/11/07)

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:15pm
Anthony Bale

Antisemitism and English Culture

CALL FOR PAPERS [reminder; apologies for
cross-posting]

Website: http://www.bbk.ac.uk/eh/conf/antisemitism/

A major international conference on the histories
and cultures of antisemitism in England, from the
Middle Ages to the present day. To be held at
Birkbeck College, University of London, Bloomsbury,
London: 9-11 July 2007.

Plenary speakers:
Anthony Julius (Birkbeck College/London Consortium,
University of London)
Miri Rubin (Queen Mary, University of London)
Ira Katznelson (Columbia University)

Key questions to be addressed include:

CFP: Perspectives on Contemporary Legend (2/1/07; 5/23/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:14pm
Mikel Koven [mik]

**Apologies for Cross Posting**

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PERSPECTIVES ON CONTEMPORARY LEGEND
International Society for Contemporary Legend Research
Twenty-fifth International Conference

Logan, Utah, USA

May 23-27, 2007

The International Society for Contemporary Legend Research is pleased to =
announce that the 2007 Perspectives on Contemporary Legend Twenty-fifth =
International Conference is=20
to be held on the campus of Utah State University, home to the Fife =
Folklore Archives as well as the annual Fife Folklore Workshop and Fife =
Honor Lecture, all three named in honor of Austin and Alta Fife, pioneer =
folklorists of Western (American) and Mormon folklore at Utah State =
University.

CFP: The Social History of Alcohol and Drugs: An Interdisciplinary Journal (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:14pm
Elaine Parsons

The Social History of Alcohol and Drugs: An Interdisciplinary Journal is a
specialized journal dealing with the history of alcohol and drugs (defined
broadly) throughout the world. We frequently consider representations of
drugs and alcohol in literature and with the use of drugs and alcohol by
literary figures. Our journal appears both in print and on our website at
http://www.historyofalcoholanddrugs.typepad.com.

If you might be interested in reviewing books for us, please send an email
with a description of your area of specialization and a copy of your CV to
our book review editor, Elaine Parsons, at parsonse_at_duq.edu.

CFP: Georgia Philological Association Conference (2/16/07; 3/16/07-3/17/07)

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:14pm
Brucie, Thomas J.

Notice:

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and Call For Papers

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Brewton-Parker College, Mount Vernon, Georgia, will host the Second
Annual Conference of the Georgia Philological Association on Friday,
March 16, 2007, beginning at 9:00AM and concluding at noon on Saturday,
March 17, 2007. For specific information and printable forms, please
view our website at:
www.bpc.edu/georgia_phillogical_association/index.htm

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A refereed journal, The Journal Of The Georgia Philological Association,
will publish selected essays from the conference.

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CFP: Cultural Studies Now: An International Conference (11/15/06; 7/19/07-7/22/07)

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:14pm
Ashwani Sharma

Reminder:
 

New extended submission deadline - 15 November 2006

 

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PRESENTATIONS

 

CULTURAL STUDIES NOW: an international conference

Docklands Campus, University of East London, UK, 19-22 July 2007

 

 

Plenary speakers and presenters will include Ien Ang, Rosi Braidotti,
Kuan-Hsing Chen, Jeremy Gilbert, Judith Halberstam, Stuart Hall, Dick
Hebdige, Doreen Massey, Horace Ove, Mitra Tabrizian.

 

 

CFP: Fact & Fiction: An Anthology of Critical Articles on Australian Literary Studies (2/25/07; collection)

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:14pm
Amit Sarwal

CFP: Fact & Fiction: An Anthology of Critical Articles on Australian Literary Studies (25/02/2007, Anthology)

Contributions are invited for an anthology of critical articles on Australian Literature aimed at B.A./M.A./M.Phil students and research scholars in India working in the field of Australian literature. The articles should be of 3000-5000 words and should engage with any one of the areas given below. The articles can be interdisciplinary in nature addressing these themes but keeping in mind that it is a literary anthology.

1. Australian Literary Studies in India
Overview
Challenges
Opportunities

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