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That Which Moves: The Kinetic Nature of Language and Literature (1/29/10)

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Monday, October 19, 2009 - 11:35am
full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte
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Tenth Annual EGSA Conference at

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

"That Which Moves: The Kinetic Nature of Language and Literature"  

January 29th, 2010 ● 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

All things change, nothing is extinguished. There is nothing in the whole world which is permanent. Everything flows onward; all things are brought into being with a changing nature; the ages themselves glide by in constant movement.

~Ovid, 43 B.C.

Space, Place, and Travel in Literature: March 26-28, 2010

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Sunday, October 18, 2009 - 10:38pm
full name / name of organization: 
University of Tulsa

5th Annual University of Tulsa English Graduate Student Conference 

Theme: Space, Place, and Travel in Literature

 

The aim of this conference is to engage with literature through the various lenses and concepts of space, place, and travel. While this is a graduate run conference primarily for graduate students, undergraduate submissions and paper abstracts are welcome and encouraged. Possible panels include:

 

Eu, Yo, Me: Contemporary Notions of Subjectivity in Hispanic and Luso Brazilian Cultures; February 19-20, 2010

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Sunday, October 18, 2009 - 2:07pm
full name / name of organization: 
Isis Irizarry and select students of Trinity College

This student-initiated conference aims to invoke the images of individuals and/in their communities, how they develop, focusing on the aspects of contemporary culture and society that influence this development.The discussions addressed involve concepts of individualism and self, work with identity within a community / social network: How is one defined based on (or in spite of) their surroundings? How do authoritarian governments impact current society and memory? How does the current economic situation impact how citizens—individuals and communities—act?

3rd Global Conference: Intellectuals - Knowledge, Power, Ideas (May 2010: Prague, Czech Republic)

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Friday, October 16, 2009 - 6:50am
full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net

3rd Global Conference

Intellectuals: Knowledge, Power, Ideas

Thursday 6th May – Saturday 8th May 2010

Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Papers

Following last year's successful second conference, the Intellectuals:
Knowledge, Power, Ideas Project will hold its Third Annual Conference in
Prague in May 2010. The conference is a keystone of the 'Intellectuals'
Inter-Disciplinary.Net project that seeks to explore the role,
character, nature and place of intellectuals and intellectual work in
contemporary society.

[UPDATE] 18th- and 19th-C. British Women Writers Conference Abstract Deadline Extended to Nov. 1st

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 - 5:03pm
full name / name of organization: 
18- and 19th-Century British Women Writers Association/Texas A&M University
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The deadline to submit abstracts for the 18th- and 19th-Century British Women Writers Conference has been extended to November 1st. We are receiving many exciting proposals, but we want to be sure that everyone who is interested has ample time to apply. For more information, please visit our website (www-english.tamu.edu/bwwc18) and see our cfp below.

The 18th Annual 18th- and 19th-Century British Women Writers Conference
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX

"Journeys"
April 8-11, 2010

Keynote Speakers: Kate Flint and Felicity A. Nussbaum
Plenary Panel Speakers: Mary E. Fissell, Jillian Heydt-Stevenson, and Erika Rappaport

Call for Papers

29th Annual William Inge Theatre Festival and Conference

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 - 3:48pm
full name / name of organization: 
William Inge Center for the Arts

 

Papers, designed for a 15 minute oral presentation, are invited on the films and plays of William Inge, and on the works of Paula Vogel.  Papers selected for presentation will be deposited in the William Inge Collection at Independence Community College, the official repository of the papers of William Inge.

 

Scholars or students interested in presenting a paper should submit a substantial abstract, with title, by November 15, 2009. Electronic submissions are encouraged.  Please submit to:

 

Jackson Bryer, Conference Chair

The William Inge Center for the Arts

Anxieties of Overexposure: Enlargements, Contagions & the Dark

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Tuesday, October 13, 2009 - 8:13pm
full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Center for Performance Studies

The UCLA Center for Performance Studies announces THE SECOND ANNUAL
NATIONAL GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE IN PERFORMANCE STUDIES

Anxieties of Overexposure: Enlargements, Contagions & the Dark

April 30th & May 1st, 2010

University of California, Los Angeles

Call for Proposals: The SCCC Third Annual Creative Writing Festival

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Tuesday, October 13, 2009 - 2:25pm
full name / name of organization: 
The English Department at Suffolk County Community College
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The English Departments at Suffolk County Community College on Long Island will be holding their Third Annual Creative Writing Festival on Saturday, May 1, 2010. 

The Festival brings together students, poets, novelists, short story writers, dramatists, essayists, and creative writing professors for an engaging day of workshops, panel discussions, readings, and related events. To this end, the SCCC Creative Writing Festival Committee seeks proposals from interested writers, faculty, and graduate students of the following nature: 

Moving Type: Consequence in Cultural Production March 13-14,2010

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Tuesday, October 13, 2009 - 1:11pm
full name / name of organization: 
English Department, University of Calgary
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         Moving Type: Consequence in Cultural Production
       Free Exchange Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
                                  University of Calgary
                                  13-14 March 2010

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