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CFP: 2007 Conference on John Milton (6/30/07; 10/25/07-10/27/07)

Saturday, January 20, 2007 - 1:25am
Kevin Donovan

CALL FOR PAPERS: The 2007 Conference on John Milton
October 25-27, 2007

Sponsored by the Department of English
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Papers (not to exceed 20 minutes reading time) are invited on any aspect
of Milton studies, from close readings of particular works to broader
investigations of themes and trends.

Send two copies of completed papers by 30 June 2007 to

         Charles W. Durham
         2318 London Avenue
         Murfreesboro, TN 37129

For more information call, write, or e-mail the conference directors:

CFP: Hungarian Studies––Open Topic (3/1/07; RMMLA, 10/4/07–10/6/07)

Saturday, January 20, 2007 - 1:24am
Susan Nyikos

Call for submissions to a special topics panel devoted to Hungarian Studies
at the Rocky Mountain MLA in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, October 4-6, 2007.
The topic for this panel is open and all and any critical approaches to
Hungarian themes are encouraged for 15-20 minutes long presentations. Some
possible themes but not restricted to:

-Hungarian film studies

-race and identity in Hungary before and after WWII

-the Hungarian Medieval thought in the European context

-Shakespeare on the Hungarian stage

-gender studies: history and context in post-Communism

-new directions in the Hungarian literary scene

-Hungarian studies and culture beyond the border

CFP: Romantic Shakespeare (3/1/07; MLA '07)

Saturday, January 20, 2007 - 1:24am

CFP: Romantic Shakespeare. (3/1/07; MLA '07)

In conjunction with the theme of a future issue of the Shakespeare
Yearbook, "Romantic Shakespeare" the journal seeks abstracts for a
proposed Special Session at the 2007 Annual meeting of the MLA in
Chicago. Proposals are welcome that explore the editing or
interpretation of Shakespeare and early modern literature in the
Romantic period, as well as the impact of early modern literature on
the literary production of writers associated with the English
Romantic Movement.

CFP: Early British Literature (3/9/07; 4/20/07-4/21/07)

Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Dr. Stephen Hamrick

Call for Papers

The Northern Plains Conference on Earlier British Literature welcomes
paper submissions on all aspects of British literature from the
beginnings to the Eighteenth Century.
This year's conference will be held at Minnesota State University
Moorhead, 20-21 April 2007.

Questions and paper abstracts (20-minute reading time) may be directed
to Dr. Stephen Hamrick, <>

Deadline for submissions: 9 March 2007

CFP: John Donne at MLA (3/1/07; MLA '07)

Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:18pm
Kneidel, Gregory

The John Donne Society welcomes submissions for two sponsored panels at the 2007 MLA Convention in Chicago (December 27-30). The first session is entitled "Politics, Presence, and Place in John Donne's Sacred and Profane Poetry." The second is an open session on any aspect of Donne's life and writings.

Please submit 8-10 page papers to:

Professor Greg Kneidel
Department of English
University of Connecticut—Greater Hartford
85 Lawler Road
West Hartford, CT 06117

or (preferably) via email as Word attachments to:

gregory . kneidel _at_ uconn . edu

The deadline for submissions is MARCH 1, 2007.

CFP: Embodying Shakespeare (New Zealand) (9/1/07; 2/7/08-2/10/08)

Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:58pm
Brett D. Hirsch

        Australian and New Zealand Shakespeare Association Conference
        7-10 February 2008
        University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand

Confirmed Speakers:
        Bruce Smith, University of Southern California
        Gail Kern Paster, Folger Shakespeare Library
        Dympna Callaghan, Syracuse University


CFP: Milton (3/1/07; RMMLA, 10/4/07-10/6/07)

Tuesday, December 19, 2006 - 10:27pm
Lewis H Whitaker


Special Topics Session, RMMLA 2007, Calgary, 4-6 October, 2007

All proposals on any topic in John Milton studies will be considered.
Papers concerning Milton and religion (especially Catholicism) are
particularly encouraged.
Please send 200-500-word abstracts to:
by 1 March, 2007.

Emailed submissions preferred, but hard copy submissions may be sent to:

Lewis H Whitaker
Department of English
Georgia State University
PO Box 3970
Atlanta, GA 30302-3970

CFP: Epochal Legacies and Identity in _Renaissance_ and _Early Modern_ Literatures (grad) (1/5/07; McGill, 3/10/07-3/11/07)

Tuesday, December 19, 2006 - 10:25pm
Katie Musgrave


O brave new world:

Epochal Legacies and Identity in _Renaissance_ and _Early Modern_ Literatures

Panel to be hosted by McGill University's 13th Annual Graduate
Conference on Language and Literature (New Worlds, Lost Worlds:
Discovery, Change, and Loss in Literature), in Montreal QC, March
10-11, 2007.