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CFP: Secrets and Lies and/or the Irish in Newfoundland (12/22/06; CAIS, 6/20/07-6/23/07)

Monday, November 6, 2006 - 1:36am
Danine Farquharson

Call For Papers: CAIS 2007

  Memorial University (St. John's, Newfoundland)

Secrets and Lies


The Irish in Newfoundland

The 2007 Canadian Association for Irish Studies is holding it annual =20
conference and AGM from June 20-23rd in St. John=92s, Newfoundland, =20
Canada. Conference organizers are calling for 20-minute contributions =20=

on any aspect connected with or suggested by the titles of the =20

Topics may include but are not limited to: conspiracy and espionage; =20
secret societies within a cultural context; exclusivity and occlusion =20=

CFP: A New Global Poetics? (11/1/06; ACLA, 4/19/07-4/22/07)

Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:07pm
Jacob Edmond

Call for seminar papers for the American Comparative Literature Association
Annual Conference 2007, "Trans, Pan, Inter: Cultures in Contact"
Puebla, Mexico
April 19-22, 2007

Deadline: 1 November 2006

Seminar Title: A New Global Poetics?

UPDATE: Afro-Caribbean Lit. (11/30/06; CEA, 4/12/07-4/14/07)

Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:06pm
Laura Barrio-Vilar

College English Association National Conference
April 12-14, 2007
New Orleans, Louisiana

We invite papers on Afro-Caribbean literature for the 38th annual meeting of the CEA.

We welcome individual and panel presentation proposals that address Afro-Caribbean literatures in general, includingâ€"but not limited toâ€"the following possible themes:

CFP: Militarism, War, and Asia/Pacific/US Cult. Prod. (11/1/06; ACLA, 4/19/07-4/22/07)

Sunday, October 15, 2006 - 12:53am
Christine Hong

American Comparative Literature Association
"Trans, Pan, Intra: Cultures in Contact" Conference
Puebla, Mexico
19-22 April 2007

Seminar: "Rethinking the Pacific Imaginary: Militarism, Geopolitics, and
Emergent Asia/Pacific/US Cultural Production" (seminar chair: Rob Wilson,
University of California, Santa Cruz)

CFP: Teaching Anglophone Caribbean Literature (12/1/06; collection)

Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 3:21pm
Supriya Nair

Call for Essay Proposals for MLA Volume on Teaching Anglophone Caribbean
For the MLA Options for Teaching Series, the Publications Committee has
approved development of the volume Teaching Anglophone Caribbean Literature,
edited by Supriya M. Nair. Essay proposals are invited for the following
projected sections of the volume:

CFP: Black Diaspora in the South and the Caribbean (11/20/06; 3/16/07-3/17/07)

Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 3:21pm
Anthony Hoefer

Fourth Annual Conference of the Program in Louisiana and Caribbean Studies at Louisiana State University.
"Black Diaspora in the South and the Caribbean."
Mar 16-17, 2007
1 page proposal/abstract and a CV of not more than 3 pages should be sent by Nov. 20, 2006, to Dr. Paul E. Hoffman, Acting Director, Program for Louisiana and Caribbean Studies, Proposals for 3-4 person panels welcomed.  For more information, please visit our website,

UPDATE: Atenea: (Post) Colonialism and (Trans) Nationalism (10/16/06; journal issue)

Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 3:20pm

Deadline extended to 16 October 2006

Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and
social sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and


The editorial board invites submissions for publication for a special
issue (June 2007) on "(Post) Colonialism and (Trans) Nationalism."
Submissions in either English or Spanish are welcome (see the guidelines

CFP: Immigration, Transnationalism, Diaspora: Issues for Asian/American Communities (11/3/06; 3/16/07-3/17/07)

Monday, October 9, 2006 - 2:58pm
Charlyne Sarmiento

Call for Papers or Panel Proposals

Immigration, Transnationalism, Diaspora: Issues for Asian/American

University of Illinois at Chicago

March 16-17, 2007

A National Conference

by the UIC chapter of Asian Pacific American Graduate Students Organization

Submission Deadline: November 3, 2006

Building on the success of the 1st APAGSO conference held at University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the 2nd conference will be held at University
of Illinois at Chicago.