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CFP: Comparative Approaches to Indigenous Literary and Cultural Studies (New Zealand) (7/5/06; 8/5/06)

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Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 2:15pm
a.calder_at_auckland.ac.nz

Call for Papers: Comparative Approaches to Indigenous Literary Studies

University of Auckland, (NZ) Saturday August 5, 2006.

Closing date for expressions of interest: July 5, 2006=20

The Centre for Cultural Inquiry and the English Department of the
University of Auckland are hosting a one-day symposium on comparative
approaches to indigenous literary and cultural studies. This is the
first time that such a symposium has been offered at the University of
Auckland and we invite you to join us in our discussions and to actively
participate with us in our workshops. There is no registration fee.

UPDATE: Prefixing: An Interdisciplinary Work-in-Progress Conference (Australia) (7/7/06; 9/24/06-9/26/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 2:15pm
Michele Yamada

PLEASE NOTE: The deadline for abstract submission has been extended.

CFP: "Prefixing" - An Interdisciplinary Work-in-Progress Conference (Australia)
(07/07/06; 09/24/06-09/26/06)

NEW ABSTRACT DEADLINE: Friday, July 7
Conference Date: Sunday, September 24 - Tuesday, September 26, 2006

Prefixing: An Interdisciplinary Work-in-Progress (WIP) Conference
Emmanuel College
The University of Queensland
St. Lucia Campus

"Prefixing" is the 10th Annual Work-in-Progress postgraduate
conference organised by the English, Media Studies, and Art History
Postgraduate Society (EMAPS) of the University of Queensland in
Brisbane, Australia.

CFP: Evolution and the Rites of Passage (UK) (6/15/06; evolutions, 9/22/06-9/23/06)

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Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 2:15pm
James Clawson

'evolutions': a two-day international conference hosted by the School
of Literatures, Languages and Cultures at the University of Edinburgh,
22-23 September 2006

CFP Panel: Unfolding Selves: Evolution and the Rites of Passage

 From the birth of a child to the death of a parent, entering university
to finishing schooling, childhood to adulthood through a myriad of
milestones, life is full of markers of change.

    * What can be said about losing one's virginity, shaving for the
first time, or the onset of menstruation?
    * What is the significance of confirmation or circumcision?
    * What greater privileges come in the gaining of a driver's licence
or the right to vote?

CFP: Inside Knowledge: (Un)doing Methodologies, Imagining Alternatives (Netherlands) (10/1/06; 3/28/07-3/30/07)

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Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 2:15pm
Boletsi, M.

Call for papers

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Inside Knowledge: (Un)doing Methodologies, Imagining Alternatives

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The Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA) invites proposals for =
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international workshop, INSIDE KNOWLEDGE, to be held at the University =
of Amsterdam on March 28-30, 2007.

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We welcome proposals from a range of disciplines, including (but not =
limited to) art history and theory, literary studies, cultural studies, =
film and media studies, theatre, dance and performance studies, =
philosophy, history, gender studies, queer theory, art and design, =
musicology, anthropology, sociology, political science, geography, =
religion studies, and linguistics.

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UPDATE: Wandering with Spinoza (Australia) (6/30/06; 9/13/06-9/15/06)

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Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 2:15pm
Dimitris Vardoulakis

'Wandering with Spinoza'

www.conferences.unimelb.edu.au/spinoza/

The Conference will be held at the Victorian College of the Arts, =
Melbourne, Australia from 13 =96 15 September 2006.

The conference aims to bring together philosophers, theorists and visual =
and performing artists to celebrate this most influential of =
philosophers.

Keynote Speakers include Alain Badiou, Mieke Bal, Thomas Hirschhorn, =
Genevieve Lloyd, and Christopher Norris=20

CFP: Anglo-German Mythologies (UK) (7/1/06; 4/25/07-4/27/07)

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
Angus Nicholls

Call for Papers - English Version

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Anglo-German Mythologies in Literature, the Visual Arts and Cultural =
Theory

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An International Conference at the Centre for Anglo-German Cultural =
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Queen Mary, University of London, from 25-27 April 2007

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Co-ordinators: Professor R=FCdiger G=F6rner (QMUL) and Dr Angus Nicholls =
(QMUL)

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Keynote Speakers: Wilfried Barner (G=F6ttingen), Kurt H=FCbner (Kiel), =
Christoph Jamme (L=FCneburg), and Robert Segal (Lancaster/Aberdeen)

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CFP: Preaching and Politics in Early Modern Britain (UK) (7/1/06; CRASSH, 11/3/06-11/4/06)

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
Hugh Adlington

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Preaching and Politics in Early Modern Britain

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A two-day international conference at the Centre for Research in the =
Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH), University of Cambridge, =
3-4 November 2006. =20

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'The sermon properly considered - as theatrical, as fundamentally =
occasional, as literary art inextricably engaged in the public sphere - =
stands poised to take a wholly new place in literary study, and a better =
understood one in historical study.'

(Lori Anne Ferrell and Peter McCullough, 2000)

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How far have we come in the six years since Ferrell and McCullough's =
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CFP: Re-reading Rembrandt (Netherlands) (7/15/06; 12/2/06)

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Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:08pm
Itay Sapir

Call for papers: Re-reading Rembrandt.

Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA), University of Amsterdam

Conference date: 12/2/06.

Deadline for proposals: 7/15/06.

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Keynote speakers:

Mieke Bal (Academy Professor, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and =
Sciences/ University of Amsterdam)

Harry berger Jr. (Professor Emeritus, University of California, Santa =
Cruz)

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