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CFP: Crash Cinema 6 (UK) (12/1/06; 3/21/07)

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Saturday, September 9, 2006 - 2:54pm
M.Goodall_at_Bradford.ac.uk

CRASH CINEMA 6

BRADFORD FILM FESTIVAL

Weds 21 March 2007, Cubby Broccoli Cinema, Free Entry

NATIONAL MUSEUM of PHOTOGRAPHY, FILM and TELEVISION (UK)

CALL FOR PAPERS
Proposals are invited for papers that engage with issues of
representation within film and videographic media: the mainstream
(Hollywood/Bollywood), fine art, cult or the edges of popular
culture. 200 words synopses should be sent by 1 December 2006 to:

Jill Good, MA Visual Culture, Bradford School of Art, Bradford College, Carlton
Street, BD7 1AY. Tel: (+44)1274 431660; email: j.good_at_bradfordcollege.ac.uk

Ask for details of Vols. 1-5, Crash Cinema: The Proceedings (ISSN
1743-4459)

CFP: Gender, Literature & Humour, 1850-Present (UK) (1/12/07; 6/28/07-6/29/07)

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Saturday, September 9, 2006 - 2:54pm
Sophie Blanch

Call for papers

Joking Apart: Gender, Literature and Humour 1850-Present

28th-29th June, 2007
Hosted by the Centre for Modernist Studies, University of Sussex, UK.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:
Prof Maria DiBattista (Princeton University, author of Fast-Talking Dames,
2001.)
Prof Christopher Reed (Lake Forest College, author of Bloomsbury Rooms,
2004.)

UPDATE: Print Culture and the Novel: 1850-1900 (UK) (10/1/06; 1/20/07)

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Saturday, September 9, 2006 - 2:54pm
Beth Palmer

UPDATE: CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 1st OCTOBER 2006 FOR

'Print Culture and the Novel: 1850-1900'

A One-Day Conference, English Faculty, University of Oxford

20th January 2007

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

 - Laurel Brake, Professor of Literature and Print Culture, Birkbeck,
University of London

  - Simon Eliot, Professor of History of the Book, IES, University of
London

Exhibition of nineteenth-century print media materials from the Bodleian
Library's John Johnson collection.

Sponsored by the British Association for Victorian Studies

Wine Reception sponsored by Proquest

CFP: Research in the Arts and Humanities (grad) (UK) (11/1/06; 1/27/07)

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Saturday, September 9, 2006 - 2:53pm
Laura Chrisite

Research Without Boundaries: Interdisciplinary Research in the Arts and
Humanities.
One day conference, University of Roehampton, 27th January 2007.

The conference will provide the opportunity for postgraduate/Ph.D students
from arts and humanities related fields to interact with members inside and
outside their own particular disciplines. Papers relating to
cross-disciplinary issues and/or research are welcomed from PhD/MPhil
students. Performing artists (live dance, theatre, and music) interested in
displaying their talents will be accommodated whenever possible.

Topic areas (All areas of Arts and Humanities are invited):

UPDATE: Sustainability and the Literary Imagination (Taiwan) (9/15/06; 11/17/06-11/18/06)

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Saturday, September 9, 2006 - 2:53pm
Hannes Bergthaller

The deadline has been extended, and the program extended by another day
- see below:

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International Conference

Sustainability and the Literary Imagination:
Transdisciplinary and Intercultural Perspectives

November 17th-18th, 2006
Department of English
National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan

Call for papers

UPDATE: "Prefixing" - An Interdisciplinary Work-in-Progress Conference (Australia) (9/17/06; 9/24/06-9/26/06)

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Saturday, September 9, 2006 - 2:52pm
Michele Yamada

PLEASE NOTE: There are several open slots for presentations at our
conference due to last-minute cancellations.

CFP: "Prefixing" - An Interdisciplinary Work-in-Progress Conference
(Australia)
(09/17/06; 09/24/06-09/26/06)

LATE ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Sunday, September 17 2006
Conference Date: Sunday, September 24 - Tuesday, September 26, 2006

For consideration, please send a 200 to 300-word abstract as well as
a 50-word bio (on the same page in Times New Roman font/size 12, please)
to our conference organisers immediately at wipconf_at_uq.edu.au.

CFP: Victorian Binaries: The Beautiful & the Ugly (grad) (UK) (9/6/06; 10/21/06)

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Wednesday, August 23, 2006 - 9:13pm
Rhian Williams

Victorian Binaries: The Beautiful and The Ugly

Midlands Interdisciplinary Victorian Studies Seminar

Postgraduate Conference

In association with the Birmingham Midlands Institute;

Sponsored by British Association for Victorian Studies & University
of Birmingham, School of Humanities

21 October 2006

Keynote speaker: Professor Barrie Bullen

The Midlands Interdisciplinary Victorian Studies Seminars are held
regularly in Birmingham, UK as a research forum for academics working
in the Victorian period. This study day will be a special session of
MIVSS at which we invite the postgraduate community to explore
notions of beauty and ugliness in Victorian culture.

CFP: Romanticism and the Child as Liberator (UK) (11/17/06; NASSR, 7/26/07)

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Wednesday, August 23, 2006 - 9:10pm
Chapin.L_at_gmc.edu

Please post as follows:
 
CFP: Romanticism and the Child as Liberator (11/17/06; NASSR (UK)7/26/07)
  

This proposed session of the 2007 combined NASSR/BARS Conference at the University of Bristol invites a study of the child in Romantic literature as a liberator or symbol of liberty. How has the child been represented as one to liberate adults, the oppressed, the Other? How has the child been symbolized in this way differently by male and female writers? The theme of the conference is "Emancipation, Liberation, Freedom." Send 300-word abstracts by e-mail to Lisbeth Chapin (Gwynedd-Mercy College) at: chapin.L_at_gmc.edu by November 17, 2006.

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