The John Donne Society welcomes papers for a sponsored session at the ICMS, Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 10-13, 2007. Please send hard copy of (300 word) abstract and cover sheet as per ICMS form ( http://www.wmich.edu/medieval/congress/42cfp/forms.html <https://webmail.kctcs.edu/exchweb/bin/redir.asp?URL=http://www.wmich.edu/medieval/congress/42cfp/forms.html> ) by/before September 15, 2006 to Scott Vander Ploeg at the address below. Submissions should also be sent by email attachment (MS Word preferred) to Scott's email address.
CFP: Cultural Cummings, Poetic Resistance, and Modernism (9/15/06; Louisville,
New Approaches to Edgar Allan Poe
NeMLA Board-Sponsored Panel
38th Annual Northeast MLA Convention
March 1-4, 2007
In honor of NeMLA's return to Baltimore, this board-sponsored panel
invites papers on any aspect of the works of Edgar Allan Poe,
especially (but not limited to) papers that situate his works within
the specificities of their historical and cultural context.
Send 500-word abstracts, in the body of an email (no attachments,
please), to Jason Haslam, Dalhousie University:
Deadline: Sept. 15, 2006.
Northeast Modern Language Association March 1-4.
2007, Baltimore, MD =20
Call for papers: "Earth, Air, Water, Fire: Twentieth Century Poetics of
Much of the best known and most widely admired poetry of the last
hundred years displays, even flaunts, its bookishness, its elaborate and
often thrilling systems of allusion and symbology, its theoretical
sophistication. The best of this work, from the high modernists to the
language poets, is both dazzling and exhilarating. We love this stuff,
for itself no doubt, and rightly, but possibly also for the way the
arcana make us feel useful to our students.
Call for Papers: The New American Poetry: (Almost) Fifty Years Later
Northeast Modern Language Association Convention, March 1-4, 2007
CFP: American Poetry in the 1950s: At the Boundary of the Postmodern?
(9/15/06; NEMLA, 3/1/07-3/4/07)
Call for papers for the Northeast Modern Language Association meeting in
Baltimore, March 1-4, 2007
American Poetry in the 1950s: At the Boundary of the Postmodern?
Begin forwarded message:
> Peer Seminars on T. S. Eliot
> 1. Eliot and the London Scene, 1914-1939
> 2. Eliot in the Theatre
> The 27th Annual Meeting of The T. S. Eliot Society
> St. Louis, MO
> September 22-24, 2006
> This year the T. S. Eliot Society is offering two peer seminars at its
> annual meeting in St. Louis, 21-24 September 2006. VINCENT SHERRY will
Call for Papers: William Carlos Williams and the American Avant-Garde
38th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 1 - 4, 2007
Scholars are invited to submit papers that examine William Carlos Williams's involvement in the formation of the early avant-garde movement in America, as well as papers that explore his influence on later poets and trends in American poetry. Interdisciplinary approaches are encouraged. Abstracts should be no longer than 250 words. Please submit your abstract as an attachment to cappuccip_at_georgian.edu by September 15, 2006.
Leiden October Conference 2006: The Literary Utopias of Cultural =
English Department University of Leiden The Netherlands=20
25 - 27 October 2006
Writing literature is often deemed a solitary enterprise. Literary =
history, however, has proven that, next to famous literary recluses such =
as Thomas Pynchon, there have always existed communities of writers, =
often joined by artists working in different media. From the =
Shelley-Circle to the Bloomsbury group, many of these cultural =
communities engaged with utopian schemes and philosophies in their work. =
A CALLALOO CALL FOR PAPERS
INTREPID VISIONARY: BARBARA CHASE-RIBOUD, NOVELIST, POET, AND SCULPTOR