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UPDATE: [General] Fin de Siecle Seminar Oxford University 2007-8

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Thursday, August 30, 2007 - 3:14pm
Dunlaith Bird

Fin de Siecle Seminar - Call for Papers REMINDER

Call for Papers

University of Oxford Fin de Siècle Seminar, 1870-1930

Fin de Siècle is an interdisciplinary seminar series based at the
University of Oxford, which aims to develop fresh perspectives on
literature, society, and the arts between 1870 and 1930. In the seven
years since its inception, the series has provided a lively forum for
both graduates and established academics, hosting presentations on
subjects as diverse as publishing and the Wilde trials, travel writing
and the feminist movement, socialism and the occult.

CFP: [General] The 1st International Conference on Crosscultural Humour - Humour that Divides; Humour that Unites

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Thursday, August 30, 2007 - 9:09am
Alcina Maria Pereira de Sousa

Short Title: Humour that Divides; Humour that Unites

Location: University of Madeira, Funchal, Madeira - Portugal
Date: 10th January 2008 - 12th January 2008
Contact: Luisa Paolinelli, Elisete Almeida, Alcina Sousa
Meeting Email: ninita_at_uma.pt

Meeting URL: http://www.uma.pt

Contact: University of Madeira, Campus da Penteada, 9000-390
Funchal (Madeira), Portugal
Call Deadline:30th October 2007

Meeting Description: The 1st International Conference on
Crosscultural Humour

CFP: [General] Artist as Activist in the Appalachian South

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Wednesday, August 29, 2007 - 4:32pm
Bonnie J. Robinson

The award-winning University Press of North Georgia invites submissions for
its second publication on the Artist as Activist in the Appalachian South.
 North Georgia College & State University, our parent institution, is the
Leadership university of Georgia, and this publication will build on this
strength by examining leadership in the arts. For this publication, we
will consider art in terms of words and/or image. Also, we will consider
activism as work that tends toward achieving positive, sustainable social
change and/or justice.

CFP: [General] PATAPHYSICA

updated: 
Wednesday, August 29, 2007 - 3:39pm
R. Touchstone, MFA

CALL FOR PAPERS

PATAPHYSICA V: The Fifth Issue of the International Journal of all things Pataphysical.

We welcome submissions in any printable genre on topics related to the study of pataphysics.

Read more about pataphysics at the following addresses:

http://calclements.com/pataphysica.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pataphysics

You can buy copies of Pataphysica I, II, and IV at Amazon.com. You can buy a copy of Pataphysica III at Lulu.com.

UPDATE: [General] Race in the Writing Center: Towards New Theory and Praxis

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Wednesday, August 29, 2007 - 4:57am
Aneeka A. Henderson

Please submit conference proposals to raceinwritingcenter_at_gmail.com

Proposals will be reviewed by Vainis Aleksa,
Aneeka A. Henderson, and Lydia Saravia.

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CFP: [General] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Tuesday, August 28, 2007 - 12:40am
James E. Ayers

The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
January 30- February 1, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Professor Cathy Davidson

We are pleased to announce the 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference,
titled “Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary
Studies,” to be held at Louisiana State University January 30 â€" February 1.

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