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CFP: Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness 8 (Austria) (3/2/07; 3/19/07-3/23/07)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:07pm
Dr Rob Fisher

8th Global Conference
Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness

Monday 19th March - Friday 23rd March 2007
Salzburg, Austria

Call for Papers
(please cross post where appropriate)

This inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary conference seeks to examine and explore issues surrounding evil and human wickedness. Perspectives are sought from those engaged in the fields of anthropology, criminology, cultural studies, legal studies, literature, philosophy, psychology, sociology, and theology. Perspectives are sought from those working in the caring professions, the media, prison services, politics, psychiatry and other work-related and vocational areas.

CFP: C.S. Lewis: Critic, Christian and creative writer (UK) (11/24/06; 4/13/06-4/14/06)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:06pm
Crawford Gribben

Call for papers: 'C.S. Lewis: Critic, Christian and creative writer', April
13-14, 2006, University of Manchester, UK

Contributions are invited for a major international and interdisciplinary
conference reassessing the critical, creative and theological work of C. S.
Lewis. This conference is being hosted by the University of Manchester, UK, and
is being planned in conjuction with the Centre for Literature and Belief,
University of Ulster, UK.

Contributors should send a 100-word abstract and brief CV to crawford.gribben
[at] manchester.ac.uk by Friday November 24 2006.

CFP: 9th International F. Scott Fitzgerald Conference (UK) (12/1/06; 7/8/07-7/14/07)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:06pm
Philip McGowan

CALL FOR PAPERS NINTH INTERNATIONAL F. SCOTT FITZGERALD CONFERENCE LONDON,
U.K. 8-14 JULY 2007 The Ninth International F. Scott Fitzgerald Conference
will be held in London, from 8 through 14 July 2007. Senate House, near
Russell Square in Bloomsbury, will be the conference center where panels
and plenary sessions will be held.

Proposals are invited on any aspect of Fitzgerald studies. We would,
however, particularly welcome such subjects as Fitzgerald's reputation in
England, the influence of British writers on his work, including Keats,
Conrad, and the Victorian novelists, and British writers of the 1920s whom
Fitzgerald admired.

CFP: Burney Conference 2007 Young Researchers Panel (grad) (UK) (1/31/07; 7/6/07-7/7/07)

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Sunday, October 15, 2006 - 12:52am
Fiona Ritchie

UK BURNEY SOCIETY CONFERENCE 2007
YOUNG RESEARCHERS PANEL
CALL FOR PAPERS
        
The Burney Society is seeking participants for the Young Researchers panel
at its conference to be held in Windsor, 6-7 July 2007. Undergraduate and
graduate students are invited to submit abstracts for 15-20 minute papers on
Frances Burney's Court Journals (1786-91) or any related subject. The panel
will consist of papers given by four young scholars and Professor Audrey
Bilger (Claremont McKenna College) will act as respondent. Papers will be
chosen by a panel headed by Fiona Ritchie (McGill University).

CFP: London in Text and History, 1400-1700 (UK) (3/1/07; 9/13/07-9/15/07)

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Sunday, October 15, 2006 - 12:52am
Ian Gadd

London in Text and History, 1400-1700

13-15 September 2007 at Jesus College, Oxford

Organisers: Ian Archer (Oxford), Matthew Davies (Centre for Metropolitan
History, London), Ian Gadd (Bath Spa), Tracey Hill (Bath Spa), Paulina Kewes
(Oxford)

Plenary speakers include: Paul Griffiths, Rob Hulme, Mark Jenner, Mark
Knights and Peter Stallybrass

CALL FOR PAPERS

This conference will focus on the variety of metropolitan identities, and
how these were constructed, represented, and contested by contemporaries
through a variety of media, including text (broadly
defined), visual culture, maps, architecture and performance.

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