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CFP: Women as Intercultural Leaders (11/15/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2006 - 2:57pm
sriley_at_saintmarys.edu

Call for Proposals

Proposal Deadline: November 15, 2006

Women as Intercultural Leaders:
Collaboration at the Crossroads

An interdisciplinary conference exploring the intersections of women's studies,
international and multicultural education, and leadership development hosted by

Center for Women's InterCultural Leadership
Saint Mary's College
Notre Dame, Indiana
April 26-28, 2007

CFP: Hearing Yellow Woman –– Voices of the Indigenous Women of Oral Tradition (12/15/06; 3/30/07–3/31/07)

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2006 - 2:57pm
Nicholle Dragone

The Third Annual
Storytellers of the Americas Conference
Hearing Yellow Woman: Voices of the Indigenous Women
of Oral Tradition

University at Buffalo
March 30th and 31st, 2007

Submission Deadline: December 15, 2007

          The Third Annual Storytellers of the
Americas Conference, hosted by the American
Studies Graduate Student Association at the University
at Buffalo, is pleased to announce a
call for papers. The conference, scheduled for March
30th and 31st, 2007, represents the
commitment of the graduate students of the American
Studies Department to contribute to the
University's intellectual community.

UPDATE: Gender and Sexuality in the Fantastic (11/30/06; 3/14/07-3/18/07)

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2006 - 2:57pm
Christine Mains

The International Association of the Fantastic in the Arts announces updated information about its upcoming conference on gender and sexuality in all forms of the fantastic: Guest Scholar will be Jane Donawerth (details below).

Representing Self and Other: Gender and Sexuality in the Fantastic
International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts 28
March 14-18, 2007
Wyndham Fort Lauderdale Airport Hotel
Fort Lauderdale, Florida

CFP: Caribbean Without Borders (grad) (Puerto Rico) (11/30/06; 3/20/07-3/22/07)

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2006 - 2:56pm
DJ Smith

CALL FOR PAPERS
   
  "The Caribbean Without Borders"
   
  3/20/07-3/22/07 at the University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras Campus
   
  Graduate Student Conference on Caribbean Literature, Linguistics, and Culture
   
  Keynote Speaker: Dr. Velma Pollard
   
  Organized by the University of Puerto Rico at Río Piedras, Graduate Students of the Department of English, College of Humanities
   
  Possible topics include:
   
  Caribbean Poetry, Drama, and Fiction
  Creole Linguistics and Writing in Creole
  Caribbean Music
  Asian Caribbean Experience
  Canadian Caribbean Experience
  Caribbean Migrations
  Gender and Representation

UPDATE: Mothering and Popular Culture (12/1/06; collection)

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2006 - 2:56pm
Elizabeth Podnieks

CFP: Mothering and Popular Culture (collection)

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I am looking for papers for an edited collection, under provisional
contract with McGill-Queen's University Press, tentatively called
Mediated Moms: Mothering and Popular Culture.

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The proposed scholarly volume will examine the topic of mothers,
mothering, and motherhood within and across all forms of twentieth- and
twenty-first century popular cultures. Possible areas to consider
include, but are not limited to, the following:=20

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-TV shows, including talk shows, family dramas, sitcoms, and cartoons;=20

-print and electronic journalism and celebrity rags;=20

-Internet sites including blogs and homepages;=20

CFP: Women's Studies Area (11/15/06; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/14/07-2/17/07)

updated: 
Friday, October 6, 2006 - 7:58pm
Patricia Tyrer

Call for Papers for WOMEN'S STUDIES AREA

Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association

February 14-17, 2007

Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 1.505.842.1234
Fax: 1.505.766.6710
http://albuquerque.hyatt.com

Proposals for individual presentations, panels, or roundtable
discussions on any aspect of women's studies are invited. Please send
inquiries regarding this area to Pat Tyrer at the email or physical
address below. Submission deadline is November 15, 2006, and
registration deadline is December 15, 2006.

CFP: Mothering and Popular Culture (11/1/06; collection)

updated: 
Friday, October 6, 2006 - 7:58pm
Elizabeth Podnieks

CFP: Mothering and Popular Culture (collection)

=20

I am looking for papers for an edited collection, under provisional
contract with McGill-Queen's University Press, tentatively called
Mediated Moms: Mothering and Popular Culture.

=20

The proposed scholarly volume will examine the topic of mothers,
mothering, and motherhood within and across all forms of twentieth- and
twenty-first century popular cultures. Possible areas to consider
include, but are not limited to, the following:=20

=20

-TV shows, including talk shows, family dramas, sitcoms, and cartoons;=20

-print and electronic journalism and celebrity rags;=20

-Internet sites including blogs and homepages;=20

CFP: Courtly Literature Society (Switzerland) (12/31/06; 7/29/07-8/4/07)

updated: 
Friday, October 6, 2006 - 7:58pm
icls2007_at_unil.ch

The Faculties of the Humanities of the University of Geneva and of the
University of Lausanne are pleased to invite you to the XIIth International
Convention of the International Courtly Literature Society (ICLS) to be held

29 July to 4 August 2007
in the two Lemanic cities (Lausanne 29.07-31.07, Geneva 01.08-04.08)

CFP: Sexual Perversions (6/1/07; collection)

updated: 
Friday, October 6, 2006 - 7:58pm
Julie Peakman

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Contributors are sought for a new book on 'A History of Sexual =
Perversion
1650-1850'. We specifically seek articles within the boundaries of =
history of sexuality which examine so-called sexual 'perversions'; this =
might include any sexual behaviour which was considered perverse or =
'abnormal' for its time and would include certain heterosexual, =
homosexual, lesbian, transgender, transvestite etc. practices; and why =
was such behaviour was seen as 'abnormal', 'perverse' or threatening; =
subjects for discussion might be considered include bestiality, =
flagellation, sex with children, fetishes, sado-masochism etc.=20

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