A Symposium in Rhetoric: "Milton's Paradise Lost"
Open to Faculty, graduate students, and independent scholars
The Federation Rhetoric Committee of the Federation of North Texas Area
Texas Woman's University - Denton, Texas
Where: ACT Bldg. 2nd Floor
When: February 24, 2006
We are seeking proposals for papers addressing the scholarship and life of
John Milton, specifically his epic poem, Paradise Lost and its applications
to today's world. In what ways is Paradise Lost beneficial to today's
scholar? What current issues can benefit from the study of PL or Milton? How
could Milton's work be taught to the modern student? Issues could include:
Update: Proposal Deadline Extended to 1/15/2006
CFP: Robinson Jeffers and Change (1/15/06; 2/17/06-2/19/06)
CALL FOR PAPERS
Evolution, Revolution and Change: Social and Natural Forces in Jeffers's
ROBINSON JEFFERS ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Brazil Ranch, Big Sur, California, Friday-Sunday, February 17-19, 2006
Jeffers was interested in timeless forces at work in the individual, in
nature, the cosmos, in cultures. One might say that Jeffers's poetic career
was inspired and in fact turned on his attempt to deal with, understand, and
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Call for Papers
The H.D. International Society is calling for papers to be delivered at =
its panel =93Approaches to Teaching H.D.=94 at the American Literature =
Association Conference in San Francisco, May 25-28.
46th Annual SAES (Société des Angliscistes de l'Enseignement Supérieur)
Nantes, France : 12th, 13th and 14th May 2006
Université de Nantes.
POETS & POETRY PANEL
STRANGE/STRANGER: BEYOND THE PALE
Papers should be no longer than 30 minutes.
Please send your title and 300 word abstract by 24th January 2006 to:
You may address any type of English language poetry from any period.
CFP: Milton (3/1/06; RMMLA, 10/12/06-10/14/06)
Milton, a special session at the annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain
Modern Language Association, October 12-14, 2006, Tuscon, AZ. Papers on any
aspect of Milton are welcome.
You do not have to be a member of RMMLA to propose a paper, but you must
become a member by April 1, 2006 to be listed in the program.
Email one-page proposals by March 1, 2006 to daniel_at_panam.edu
IOWA JOURNAL OF CULTURAL STUDIES
SPECIAL ISSUE: POETRIES
Guest Edited by Adalaide Morris, Mike Chasar, and Heidi Bean
I am soliciting proposals for 20-minute papers on any aspect of English
Seventeenth-Century lyric poetry for a session at the Rocky Mountain Modern
Language Association (RMMLA).
The annual meetings of the RMMLA will take place from October 12 until
October 14, 2006 in Tucson, Arizona.
Please submit abstracts of no more than 300 words either as WORD or RTF
attachments via e-mail or via regular mail. All submissions must be
received by midnight on March 1, 2006. I'll e-mail notification of
acceptance by March 15, 2006.
Please send proposals to Eileen Abrahams at ei_at_vownet.net
CFP: Women and Poetry in the C21st Conference (UK) Deadline 3/1/06;
Conference dates 9/6-7/06
Women and poetry in the 21st Century: Kicking Daffodils III
Two-day conference: 6th and 7th September 2006
University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
Keynote Address: Medbh McGuckian
Participating speakers: Deryn Rees-Jones, Robyn Bolam, Kate Clanchy
Call for Papers for the University of Dayton LitFest, February 17 and 18,
You are invited to submit paper or panel proposals for the University of
Daytonâ€™s LitFest, to be held at the University of Dayton, February 17 and
18, 2006. Organized by Department of English graduate students, the UD
LitFest has brought academic and creative submissions together since 2001.
Conference attendees will have the opportunity to attend a reading by
award-winning poet Nikki Giovanni (who is appearing in Dayton as part of a
celebration of the life of Daytonian Paul Laurence Dunbar) as part of the
conference registration fee of $30. Transportation to and from the reading
will be provided.