category: modernist studies

[UPDATE] Revolution! A Regional Graduate Student Literature Conference. April 2, 2011

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Christina Hauck, Department of English, Kansas State University
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At our inaugural Kansas State University Regional Graduate Student Conference in Literature, we will explore the ways in which revolutions of all kinds have affected (and continue to affect) our disci

Edited Collection. Call For Submissions.

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Libidinal Lives: Economies of Desire in the Long Nineteenth Century
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In his controversial work Libidinal Economy (1974) Jean-Franҫois Lyotard famously remarked ‘every political economy is libidinal’.

[UPDATE] Rupture Symposium 6 June 2011 (abstracts due 1 February 2011)

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The Division of English / Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
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The Division of English at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, in association with the Centre for Liberal Arts and Social Sciences [CLASS], is organizing a one-day international postgraduate conference on the subject of “rupture” in literature on 6 June 2011.

Special Issue: "Social Transformations from the Mobile Internet"

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Jason Farman / Future Internet Journal
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In the first lines of Howard Rheingold’s seminal book on pervasive computing, Smart Mobs, he notes an observation he had in Japan that changed the way he thought about mobile technologies: “The fi

CFP Katherine Anne Porter Society (American Literature Association Conference, Boston, May 26-29, 2011)

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Katherine Anne Porter Society
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The Katherine Anne Porter Society invites paper proposals for a session at the American Literature Association Conference in Boston, May 26-29, 2011.

Reminder: Berkeley German Studies Conference deadline for submissions 1.3

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UC Berkeley, Department of German
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Call for Papers


Interdisciplinary German Studies Conference
University of California, Berkeley
March 11-13, 2011

Keynote Speaker: Kenneth Reinhard

Impersonality beyond "Tradition" (MSA, Oct. 6-9, Buffalo, NY)

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Claire Laville/Modernist Studies Association
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Impersonality is usually linked to “Tradition and the Individual Talent,” in which T.S.

Disability and Native American/Indigenous Studies, Journal of Cultural and Literary Disability Studies, 3/15/11

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Penelope Kelsey, University of Colorado
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In Colonizing Bodies: Aboriginal Health and Healing in British Columbia 1900-1950, a Nisga’a elder implores the historian Mary Ellen Kelm: “When we talk about the poor health of our people, rememb

Legacies of Modernism: The State of British Poetry Today. Paris, 9-11 June, 2011.

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Institut Charles V, Université Paris-Diderot
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Legacies of Modernism: The State of British Poetry Today

9-11 June, 2011, UFR Etudes-Anglophones Institut Charles-V, Université Paris Diderot

CFP - Graduate Conference "Print Modernities" - Deadline January 30, 2011

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University of British Columbia
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“Print Modernities, 1845 – 1945”
A Graduate Conference at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver.
2-3 May 2011.

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