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2011 Philological Association of the Carolinas Conference (17-19 March 2011) at UNC Asheville

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Sunday, October 10, 2010 - 8:08am
The Philological Association of the Carolinas

Call for Papers and Panels
35th Annual PAC Conference
17-19 March 2011
University of North Carolina at Asheville

We welcome papers and panels on any topic of interest to literature and language scholars. Past sessions have focused on English, American, world and multiethnic literatures, as well as on linguistics, composition, and pedagogy.

Email proposals along with a brief abstract and CV by 10 December 2010:

American / British Topics
Dr. Blake Hobby (bhobby@unca.edu)
Assistant Professor of Literature and Language and Director of the Honors Program
University of North Carolina at Asheville

Transitions: New Directions in Comics Studies (Symposium - Nov. 5th 2010)

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Saturday, October 9, 2010 - 1:21am
Birkbeck, University of London/Comica 2010

Comica Symposium 2010
Transitions: New Directions in Comics Studies http://www.bbk.ac.uk/arts/news/comica-symposium-2010 Friday November 5th 2010
School of Arts, Birkbeck, University of London, London
9:30 am to 5 pm, room B01, Clore Management Centre,25-27 Torrington Square, WC1E 7JL

A one-day event promoting the multi-disciplinary academic study of comics/comix/manga/bande dessinée and other forms of sequential art.

Leveling the Playing Field: Gender, Sports and Social Justice March 17, 2011; Proposals Due 12/3/10

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Friday, October 8, 2010 - 9:39pm
California University of PA Women's Studies Program

Call for Proposals:
6th Annual Audrey-Beth Fitch Women's Studies Conference
"Leveling the Playing Field: Examining Gender, Social Justice and Sports"

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

On Thursday, March 17th, 2011 the Women's Studies Program at California University of PA is sponsoring the sixth-annual Audrey-Beth Fitch Women's Studies Conference. The theme for this year is "Leveling the Playing Field: Examining Gender, Social Justice and Sports."

CFP-Civic Education

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Friday, October 8, 2010 - 7:02pm
Dorsía Smith Silva and Jamila Lyn

CALL FOR PAPERS
We are seeking submissions for an edited collection on

Civic Education

Editors: Dorsía Smith Silva and Jamila Lyn Publication Date: 2012

Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies-Guest Editors-11/15

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Friday, October 8, 2010 - 2:39pm
Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies Journal

We are currently looking for guest editors for the summer 2011 issue of Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies (www.ncgsjournal.com). This past summer Susan Hamilton and Janice Schroeder put together an issue on "Nineteenth-Century Feminisms: Press & Platform" and the previous summer's issue, edited by Andrew King and Marysa Demoor, focused on "Gender, the Professions, and the Press."

If interested, please submit a brief proposal to both melissa.purdue@mnsu.edu and sefloyd@stritch.edu by November 15th.

Faith and Doubt in the Middle Ages and Renaissance

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Friday, October 8, 2010 - 2:08pm
Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association

Faith and Doubt in the Middle Ages and Renaissance
April 7-9, 2011
Salt Lake City, Utah

The Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association invites panel and paper proposals on the conference theme, "Faith and Doubt in the Middle Ages and Renaissance."

Concepts of Indian Diaspora and Transnationalism

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Friday, October 8, 2010 - 1:56pm
East Carolina University

What does it mean to be multinational? Who in the 21st Century is on the brink of melting into the pot, and who is clamoring to ensure that their culture is left unmarred? Now more than ever, multiculturalism in an era of "clashing civilizations" may be the answer to preservation. On the other hand, it may mean the permanent isolation of transnational groups. What are your thoughts and findings on the cultural dislocation of first and subsequent generations of continental Indians in the Americas, Europe, Africa or Australia?

[UPDATE] Harriet Beecher Stowe at 200 (Proposals due 12/1/10; Conference 6/22/11-6/25/11)

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Friday, October 8, 2010 - 1:45pm
Harriet Beecher Stowe Society

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 1, 2010.

Harriet Beecher Stowe at 200: Home, Nation, and Place in the 21st Century
A conference at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine

Call for Papers

On the bicentennial of her birth, the Stowe Society announces a conference celebrating Harriet Beecher Stowe—her life and works—at Bowdoin College, where she wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin. Conference organizers welcome participation from scholars, artists, and members of the community.

Technology, Time, and Literature

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Friday, October 8, 2010 - 1:21pm
Brigham Young University

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism is published by the Department of English at Brigham Young University in collaboration with the Future Scholars Program. It is an annual journal dedicated to publishing excellent literary analysis and criticism produced by undergraduate and master's students.

Forum on Technology, Time, and Literature

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