CALL FOR PAPERS: The Representation of American Indian Culture as Artifact or Artwork
ethnicity and national identity
3rd Annual Graduate Student Conference
on Luso-Brazilian and Hispanic Literature, Linguistics and Culture
Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
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The Graduate Student Advisory Committee (GSAC), Department of Spanish and
Portuguese, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana is hosting a conference
February 19-20, 2006. All papers related to Luso-Brazilian and Hispanic
literature, linguistics and culture are welcome. Our suggested topic for this
year is "Peripheries", although any other topic will also be considered to be
part of the conference. Research on theoretical and applied linguistics,
literature, and culture pertaining to the suggested topics is encouraged.
Call for papers for a seminar entitled, "Animal Whites: Whiteness,
Animals and the Human," to be held at the American Comparative
Literature Association 2006 Annual Meeting: The Human and Its Others
at Princeton University, March 23-26, 2006.
Organizer: Lucia Hodgson, English Department, University of Southern
Abstracts (max. 250 words) must be submitted by November 30, 2005
using the online form on the ACLA website (www.acla.org).
PLEASE CIRCULATE WIDELY
CALL FOR PAPERS
The Cultural Politics of the Middle East in the Americas
(Forthcoming from the University of Michigan Press)
Evelyn Alsultany, University of Michigan, alsultan_at_umich.edu
Ella Shohat, New York University, ella.shohat_at_nyu.edu
Seminar Title: The Perennial Other: Yiddish Literature in Comparative
We are now inviting papers (15-20 minutes reading time) on the topic of
"Revolution and Its Others in East Asia", to be presented at the 2006 ACLA
Call for Proposals
The MELUS (Society for the Study of Multi-Ethnic Literatures of the
United States) WOCC (Women of Color Caucus) invites proposals for two
sessions at the MELUS 20th Annual Conference, from April 27-30, 2006,
hosted by Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL. Both sessions
engage with the conference theme of "Crosscurrents: Navigating the
Mainland and the Margins in U.S. Ethnic Literatures."
Final deadline for submission of papers for the 2006 edition of New Nigerian Poetry Journal (NNP) has been reviewed to January 2006 to enable contributors who have recently been sent the E-books of featured poets to complete their reviews.
Current E-copies available on request include the poetry of:
CHIN CE: Full Moon, An African Eclipse and other Poems;
OSSIE ENEKWE: Broken Pots, Marching to Kilimanjaro and other Poems,
PETER ONWUDINJO: Women of Biafra and other Poems;
TOYIN ADEWALE: Naked Testimonies,
This is a call for papers for an approved panel on "New Directions in
Partition Scholarship" for the 19th European Conference on Modern South
Asian Studies (ECMSAS 2006) to be held between 27-30 June 2006, at
Leiden, the Netherlands.
New Directions in Partition Scholarship
Call for Papers: "Mobility, Migration, and Ethnic and Cultural Minorities in
Writing on American Travel and Tourism."
The Society for American Travel Writing. American Literature Association
Annual Conference, 25-28 May 2006, Hyatt Regency San Francisco, San