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CFP: Queer America (3/20/06; journal issue)

Saturday, February 11, 2006 - 7:45pm

AMERICAN@ is a peer reviewed e-journal dedicated to American Cultural and
Literary Studies. It hopes to provide an intellectual canvas where the cultural
spaces and experiences of American Studies are theorized and rigorously explored
within both global and local contingencies of the present and the past.

AMERICAN@ accepts submissions from all research fields related with American
Literature, Culture, Society and History. AMERICAN@ is currently accepting
paper submissions for its Spring-2006 issue. This issue will have focus on
Queerness in the American Continent:

UPDATE: Gender and National Identity in Film and Television (grad & new scholars) (UK) (2/25/06; 6/23/06)

Tuesday, February 7, 2006 - 6:17pm
Shelley Cobb

Featured speaker announced:

Gender and National Identity in Film and Television: A Postgraduate
One-day Conference
The University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK **Conference date: Friday,
June 23, 2006

This conference seeks postgraduates and new scholars researching,
historicizing, and theorizing the intersection of gender and nation in
film and television. The intersection of these two discourses is our
focus but we are interested also in papers that consider the relationship
of gender and nation within the frame of other film and television studies
topics. Essays with an interdisciplinary framework are welcome. Topics
may include (but are not limited to) the following:

CFP: Women and the Politics of Water (5/31/06; journal issue)

Tuesday, February 7, 2006 - 6:17pm
Nandita Ghosh

Call for Submissions:

We invite critical and creative submissions from a global cross-section of
women writers on the politics of water for a forthcoming special issue of
International Feminist Journal of Politics (IFjP), published by
Routledge/Taylor and Francis. Dr. Nandita Ghosh and Paola Corso will serve as
guest editors for this special issue of IFjP. "The Politics of Water: A
Confluence of Women's Voices" will combine testimonial accounts, critical
essays, short fiction, and poetry on the physical nature of women's struggle
over water as a resource and material reality.

CFP: 26th Annual Women & Theatre Program (3/1/06; 8/1/06-8/2/06)

Tuesday, February 7, 2006 - 6:17pm
Sara L. Warner

 Call for Papers

26th Annual Women and Theatre Program Conference
co-sponsored by:
Columbia College Chicago
Department of Art & Design and the
Institute for the Study of Women & Gender in the Arts & Media

August 1-2, 2006
Columbia College, Chicago

"Displacements :: Genealogies, Generations and Geopolitics"

UPDATE: Many Floridas: Women Imagining Change (2/28/06; 4/6/06-4/8/06)

Thursday, February 2, 2006 - 8:18pm
Judy Hayden

Deadline extended:



The inaugural Florida Consortium for Women's Studies Conference will be =
April 6 - 8, 2006, in Tampa, Florida.


Conference theme =93Many Floridas: Women Imagining Change=94 allows =
involved in Women=92s Studies to come together to reflect on how Women's
Studies is relevant to our own communities; the conference seeks to =
issues that concern us and our neighbors and can facilitate bringing the
realities of the global world to the local level.


Papers, Panels, Symposia, and Workshop Topics are sought on but not =
to the following:

CFP: Queering Religion (2/10/06; NEXUS, 4/7/06-4/8/06)

Thursday, February 2, 2006 - 7:31pm
Dustin Parrott

CFP: Queering Religion

NEXUS Interdisciplinary Conference on Religion and Nation

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
April 7-8, 2006
Keynote Speaker: John D Caputo (Syracuse)
"Beyond Sovereignty: The Weakness of God and the Postmodern Situation"
Reading by Diane Glancy (Macalester College)
Due date: February 10