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CFP: Sex and Sexuality - Exploring Critical Issues 3 (Poland) (9/22/06; 11/29/06-12/2/06)

Friday, August 11, 2006 - 7:28pm
Dr Rob Fisher

3rd Global Conference
Sex and Sexuality - Exploring Critical Issues

Wednesday 29th November - Saturday 2nd December 2006
Cracow, Poland

Call for Papers
(please cross post where appropriate)

This research conference seeks to examine issues of sexuality across a range of critical and cultural perspectives. Seeking to encourage innovative inter- and multidisciplinary dialogues, we warmly welcome papers from a variety of disciplines, including but not limited to anthropology, cultural studies, education, gender studies, history, law, literature, medicine, psychology, religion, sociology and social work. We also welcome contributions from queer activists and professionals in non-profit and non-government organizations.

CFP: Gender & Technology (12/1/06; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/14/07-2/17/07)

Friday, August 11, 2006 - 7:28pm
Still, Brian

Call for Papers: Gender & Technology Plenary Session
2007 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association
The 28th Annual Meeting of the SW/TX PCA/ACA
February 14-17, 2007
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Albuquerque, New Mexico
The 2007 SW/TX PCA/ACA Conference will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the Hyatt Regency downtown. Further details regarding the conference (listing of all areas, hotel, registration, tours, etc.) can be found at <> .


CFP: Sex with God: Monotheism and the Eroticized Framing of the Human-Divine relation (9/15/06; Kalamazoo, SMFS, 5/10/07-5/13/0

Friday, August 11, 2006 - 7:27pm
Marla Segol

Call for Paper Abstracts, proposal deadline: September 15

Sex with God: monotheism and the eroticized framing of the human-
divine relation
Sponsored by the Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship
42nd International Congress on Medieval Studies
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
May 10-13, 2007

Sex with God: monotheism and the eroticized framing of the human-
divine relation (9/15/06; Kalamazoo, SMFS, 5/10/07-5/13/07)
This panel will explore the ways in which the human-divine
relationship is imagined through the gendered, transgendered, and
sexualized human body, and the cultural currents and contradictions
informing this relation.

CFP: Men and Madness (UK) (2/1/07; 6/28/07-6/30/07)

Friday, August 11, 2006 - 7:27pm
Berthold Schoene

MEN AND MADNESS: Representing Male Psychopathology, Mental Disorder and
Deviancy in Modern and Contemporary Culture

English Research Institute, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK

28 - 30 June 2007

Confirmed keynote speakers:

Susan Bordo, University of Kentucky
Elisabeth Bronfen, University of Zurich
Richard Collier, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Mark Micale, University of Illnois
Sally Shuttleworth, University of Oxford

CFP: Models of Medieval Gender (UK) (9/1/06; GMS, 1/9/07-1/11/07)

Friday, August 4, 2006 - 2:02pm

The 2007 Gender and Medieval Studies Conference Committee is now accepting
proposals of c.250 words for 20 minute papers addressing this year's theme
of Models of Medieval Gender, as outlined below.

Deadline for submission: Friday 1 September 2006
E-mail proposals in word format to:

'Models of Medieval Gender: Paragons, Pariahs and Paradigms'
University of East Anglia, Norwich, England 9-11 January 2007

Keynote Speakers:
Professor Roberta Gilchrist (Department of Archaeology, University of
Professor Clare Lees (English Department, King's College London)

UPDATE: Re-Evaluating Gender in Children's Literature (Ireland) (12/1/06; 2/23/07-2/24/07)

Friday, August 4, 2006 - 1:26pm
Padraic Whyte

Please note date of conference is 23 and 24 of February 2007 and not 2006 as in
the first CFP.


5th Annual Conference

'Re-evaluating Gender in Children's Literature'

23 and 24 FEBRUARY 2007

Venue: Church of Ireland College of Education, Rathmines, Dublin 6

Call for Papers
Proposals are welcome relating to the above and associated topics, including in
the areas of poetry, drama, and film for children. Proposals relating to
masculinities will be especially welcome.

CFP: Political Masculinities (11/1/06; PCA/ACA, 4/4/07-4/7/07)

Friday, August 4, 2006 - 1:25pm
Harris, William

CFP: Political Masculinities
2007 Popular Culture/American Culture Associations National Conference

April 4-7, 2007
Boston Marriot Copley Place
Boston, Massachusetts

For more information on the PCA/ACA, please go to =


We are considering proposals for session organized around a theme, =
special panels, and/or individual papers. Sessions are scheduled in 1 =
hour slots, usually with 4 papers or speakers per session.

CFP: &quot;Chick&quot; Media Narratives (8/10/06; SCMS, 3/8/07-3/11/07)

Friday, August 4, 2006 - 1:25pm
Michele Schreiber

2007 Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference
Chicago - March 8-11, 2007

Call for Paper Proposals
Panel Theme: "Chick" Media Narratives

In the post-"Buffy," "Sex and the City" era in which male
arrested-development comedies dominate the film box-office, this panel
will discuss the significance of, and issues explored by, contemporary
media narratives (film, television, the internet and/or literature)
that are either female-centered and/or female-oriented.