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CFP: Reconciliation & Transitional Justice (8/4/06; 11/10/06-11/11/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, July 12, 2006 - 8:30pm
erik doxtader

An Interdisciplinary Symposium â€" Call for Papers

'Coming to Terms' with Reconciliation: Critical Perspectives on the Practice, Politics, and Ethics of Transitional Justice

10-11 November 2006

The University of Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

CFP: BorderPolitics of Whiteness Conference (Australia) (8/30/06; 12/11/06-12/12/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, July 12, 2006 - 8:30pm
borderpolitics

UPDATE ON BORDERPOLITICS OF WHITENESS
CONFERENCE AND SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS

WE ARE EXCITED TO MAKE THE FOLLOWING
ANNOUNCEMENTS:

-Professor Aileen Moreton-Robinson, Quandamooka First Nation,
Professor of Indigenous Studies at Queensland University of Technology,
a leading scholar in Whiteness Studies and a founder of the Australian
Critical Race and Whiteness Studies is a keynote speaker.

- Conference Participants will have the opportunity to
be considered for refereed publication for ACRAWSA e-journal.

-Postgraduate students will be eligible to apply for an ACRAWSA
scholarship to fund their registration costs. Information will be
available on the website from mid-September.

CFP: Entries for Hispanic American Literature Volume (8/7/06; collection)

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Sunday, July 9, 2006 - 2:20pm
ramirez_at_csusb.edu

Dear Colleagues:

I am writing to invite contributions to the Hispanic American Literature Volume. This encyclopedia will be a stand-alone book and will be published by Facts on File in 2007.
The volume is already 3/4 complete.
Facts on File is a New York publisher of reference books for high school and college students (www.factsonfile.com).

Entries are due August 7, 2006 and are peer reviewed. Each essay should be written in a clear and accessible (jargon free) style and amount to 1000 words.

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

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Sunday, July 9, 2006 - 2:18pm
Anthony Bale

Antisemitism and English Culture
Advance notice and CALL FOR PAPERS
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, 9-11 July 2007.

Key questions to be addressed include:

-Can we talk of a distinctly English kind of antisemitism?

-Is antisemitism inherent in Englishness?

-What is, or has been, the relationship between 'high' or intellectual English culture and antisemitism?

-How far can specific English contexts be seen to have engendered antisemitism?

-Is there a meaningful history of English philosemitism, and what is its relationship to antisemitism?

CFP: American Indian Culture (11/1/06; PCA/ACA, 4/4/07-4/7/07)

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Sunday, July 9, 2006 - 1:29pm
Leslie Fife

    CALL FOR PAPERS
   
  POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION
  AND
  AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION
  ANNUAL MEETING
   
  APRIL 4-7, 2007
   
  BOSTON MARRIOTT COPLEY PLACE
  BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS
   
   
  AMERICAN INDIAN LITERATURES AND CULTURES
   
  We invite submissions from individuals or organized panels (3 or 4 persons) focusing on any issue relating to American Indian/First Nation/Indigenous peoples' lives and literatures. We especially invite the participation of native scholars and writers.
   
  DEADLINE FOR ALL ABSTRACTS: NOVEMBER 1st, 2006
   
   
  FOR INDIVIDUAL SUBMISSIONS:
   

CFP: Acceptance/Rejection in Literatures of Africa and the Caribbean (9/15/06; NEMLA, 3/1/07-3/4/07)

updated: 
Sunday, July 9, 2006 - 1:29pm
Walt Collins

Call for Papers Themes of Acceptance and/or Rejection in Literatures of =
Africa and the Caribbean 38th Convention, Northeast Modern Language =
Association (NeMLA)March 1-4, 2007Baltimore, Maryland From =
issues surrounding cultural phenomena to extremely personal notions of =
self-development, African and Caribbean writers continue into the =
twenty-first century to deal in their works with themes of rejection and =
acceptance. From the beginning of European colonization in Africa and the =
Caribbean, immense tension between the colonizer and the colonized has =
existed. In his 1993 book, Culture and Imperialism, Edward Sa=EFd notes =

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