Call for Papers:
The Rhetorics of Place: Public, Private, Secular and/or Sacred
The Editors of Queen: a journal of rhetoric and power are accepting submissions for
consideration on the theme of -
rhetoric and composition
Call for Papers:
Issue 14: Sense & Sensation
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Extended to 8th March, 2009
Send to: slamphilament_at_usyd.edu.au
â€œAh well! It means much the same thing,â€ said the Duchess, digging her
sharp little chin into Aliceâ€™s shoulder as she added, â€œand the moral of
THAT is â€"â€˜Take care of the sense, and the sounds will take care of
Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland.
"To the senseless nothing is more maddening than sense."
Aldous Huxley, Island
We are seeking proposals for RSA's sponsored panel at MLA 2009, in
Philadelphia. The conference runs from December 27-30.
Rhetoric in the City
Possible topicsâ€"Any aspect of the history of rhetoric or of rhetorical
education in and for specific cities or locales; interrogations of
architectural or city space and rhetorical theory, rhetorics of space.
Please send 250-word abstracts, CV, and contact information by March 1 to
Jordynn Jack (jjack_at_email.unc.edu <mailto:jjack_at_email.unc.edu>).
This is a proposed panel for the graduate student conference (dis)junctions
2009: Brave New Worlds.
Contributors are invited to submit critical works on any aspect of rhetoric
and composition. Potential topics may include but are not limited to the
Writing across the Disciplines (WAC) / Writing in the Disciplines (WID)
Plato and Rhetoric
Due to popular request, the deadline for the 2009 Feminism(s) and
Rhetoric(s) conference proposal submission will be extended from today
(February 1 at 11:59 p.m.) to this Saturday, February 7 at 11:59 p.m. To
submit a proposal, visit our website: http://kairos.wide.msu.edu/~femrhet/
Publicity Committee, 2009 Feminism(s) and Rhetoric(s) Conference
Call for Papers: â€œRising Tides: Major and Minor Trends in English Studiesâ€
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Graduate English Association Conference
April 17 & 18, 2008 (The conference is on April 18, but we plan to host a
social event the night before.)
â€œUpon those who step into the same rivers, different and again different
Over 2500 years have passed, but Heraclitosâ€™ wisdom remains salient. None
would deny that there are dominant movements and perspectives; yet, every
scholar must admit that the topography of the discipline is in continual
flux. Each year generates a new approach and a new trend â€" a new branch
from the old.
This is a reminder to submit your proposals for the 2009 FemRhet
Conference. Proposal submissions are due by February 1, 2009. To submit a
proposal, please visit our website at http://kairos.wide.msu.edu/~femrhet/
The FemRhet2009 Proposal Submission System has been designed to allow you
to edit your proposal as much as you would like up to the deadline of 11:59
p.m. Eastern Time, Sunday Feb. 1, 2009. After the deadline, all proposals
in the system will become final and will no longer be available to edit.
Coordinators of multiple-participant sessions (panels, roundtables, and
performances) will be prompted for an e-mail address for all participants
SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green literature (March 13-14, 2009)
<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)
CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy
READINGS BY: Sina Queyras
Poet and author of Expressway (2009)
CALL FOR PAPERS
Please distribute widely
Deadline for 250-word abstracts: February 14, 2009.
This is a call for submissions to be considered for publication in The
St. John's University (Queens, NY) literary journal, The Humanities
The journal has published several notable academics in their
respective fields over the last few years such as: Gayatri Spivak, Amy
King, Nick Brandt and Peter McLaren.
The working themes for the Spring edition are:
Call for Papers
â€œFreshman English and English Compositionâ€ panel at the 66th annual South
Central Modern Language Association, Oct. 29-31 at Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
This panel has an open topic. Abstracts are accepted. Deadline is Feb. 20,
2009. Please send abstracts to myra.salcedo_at_mavs.uta.edu
For more information on the conference, including a complete CFP list: