Call for Papers
Baylor Journal of Theatre and Performance
Volume 3.2, Fall 2006
"Between the Sacred and the Profane: Medieval Renaissance and Performance"
Call for Papers
If you are interested in submitting a paper for the Nabokov panels, they
are still welcome. The open panel's parameters have been changed slightly
since the CFP was first announced.
Twentieth Century Literature Conference
2/23 - 2/25 2006
The International Vladimir Nabokov Society will be sponsoring two panels
at the conference this year:
1. Open panel: Vladimir Nabokov
This panel asks that any papers addressing any aspect of Nabokov's work,
including his fiction, non-fiction, and scientific efforts. If you have
something interesting to say about Nabokov, it belongs in this panel.
2. Religion, Spirits, and Spirituality in Nabokov's Writings
Icons and Iconoclasts: the Long Seventeenth Century,
A Conference at The Centre for Early Modern Studies, University of
I would like to formally announce the forthcoming production of an annual in print and electronic Journal. The Journal title is as follows: Journal of Hellenic Religion (JfHR) and has already acquired its ISSN code. You can visit the homepage here: http://journalofhellenicreligion.atspace.org.
Call for Papers: Religion and Science Fiction & Fantasy Areas, SW/TX PCA/ACA
2006 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association 27th Annual Conference, The Hyatt Regency Conference Hotel, Albuquerque, NM, February 8-11, 2006.
The Area Chairs of Religion and of Science Fiction and Fantasy would like to invite paper and panel proposals for a joint session on religion and science fiction and fantasy in literature, film, and television.
Please send queries, 250 word paper proposals, and 500 word panel proposals, including full contact info for all participants, to
Ximena Gallardo C.: xgallardo_at_lagcc.cuny.edu
New Perspectives on Religion and Theatre: A Debut Panel
The Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) 2006 Conference
Chicago, August 3-6, 2006
COUNTER-CULTURE: Religious Right vs. Hollywood Left
Red State vs. Blue State. Religious vs. Secular. Heartland vs.
I am currently putting together two sessions for the Leeds conference next
year on behalf of the Anchoritic Society. The first, on anchoritic
iconography, is already full but I am keen to receive abstracts for a second
session on the intersections between sanctity and anchoritic enclosure.
The title of the session will be 'Anchoritism and Sanctity, Anchorites and
Sainthood' and I would like to receive abstracts for 20-minute papers by
September 1st. Please send abstracts electronically to
e.mcavoy_at_swansea.ac.uk or else by snail mail to Liz Herbert McAvoy,
Department of English, Keir Hardy Building, University of Wales, Swansea,
Singleton Park, Swansea, Wales,
UK SA2 8PP
Two Sponsored Sessions for the 41st International Congress in Medieval Studies
at Kalamazoo, 4-7 May 2006.
The Medieval and Early Modern Studies Program at the University of Michigan, Ann
Arbor, invites interdisciplinary, comparative, and global perspectives on
English drama and vernacular theology in the Middle Ages.
1. New Approaches to Medieval English Drama: Performing the Religious Other
Possible topics might include but are not limited to:
•Representations of Islam and the East
•Representations of Catholics in Early Protestant Drama
•Women and gender in Corpus Christi drama