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CFP: [Theatre] Negotiating Land: New Readings (grad)

updated: 
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 - 8:57pm
Joshua Bartlett

The SUNY Albany English Graduate Student Organization (EGSO) announces its
seventh annual graduate student conference:

Negotiating Land: New Readings

Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, 2009
Standish Room, Science Library, Uptown Campus, SUNY Albany

Call for Proposals:

CFP: [Theatre] Life Writing and Intimate Publics

updated: 
Monday, January 12, 2009 - 5:52pm
Margaretta Jolly

A preliminary announcement of the 7th Biennial International
Auto/Biography Association Conference which will be hosted by the Centre
for Life History and Life Writing Research at the University of Sussex.

Call for Papers: The 7th Biennial International Auto/Biography Association
Conference

University of Sussex 29 June-2 July 2010

Conference Topic: Life Writing and Intimate Publics

The Centre for Life History and Life Writing Research and the International
Auto/Biography Association invite scholars and life writers to attend the
7th IABA conference, at the University of Sussex, Brighton, England.

UPDATE: [Theatre] Symbiosis 2009: Boston and the New Atlantic World (due 2/20/09; for 6/25-6/28/09)

updated: 
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 - 4:26pm
Leslie Eckel

"Boston and the New Atlantic World"

The 7th Biennial Symbiosis Conference

June 25-28, 2009

Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts

Plenary speakers:
Richard Brantley (University of Florida)
Anna Brickhouse (University of Virginia)
Mark Peterson (University of California, Berkeley)

* NEW deadline for proposals: February 20, 2009 *

* NEW conference website: http://blogs.cas.suffolk.edu/symbiosis2009/ *
Please see website for details about conference location and accommodation options.

UPDATE: [Theatre] Speaker Update/Deadline Extension

updated: 
Sunday, December 21, 2008 - 3:12am
Daniel V Facchinetti

"Bodies in Motion"
The University of Rhode Island’s Third Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate
Conference
Saturday, March 28th, 2009
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Stuart Pimm, Professor of Conservation Ecology, Duke
University
Extended Submission Deadline: Sunday, February 1, 2009

CFP: [Theatre] Encyclopedia of Slavery and Freedom in American Literature (Deadline 3/10/09)

updated: 
Saturday, December 20, 2008 - 7:33am
Timothy Mark Robinson

Encyclopedia of Slavery and Freedom in American Literature
UPDATED LIST
(Deadline 3/10/09)

Contributors sought for a work tentatively entitled The Encyclopedia of
Slavery and Freedom in American Literature. This book is scheduled to be
published by Facts on File in 2010.

Project Description

The purpose of this project is to provide a comprehensive and accessible
catalog on the subject of slavery in American literature. It will identify
the most important and influential literary works, authors, abolitionists
and historical figures, and it will define and explain various
terminologies and subjects related to American slavery in American
literature.

CFP: [Theatre] The Language of the Stage: Translation, Adaptation, and Dramaturgy

updated: 
Thursday, December 18, 2008 - 5:09pm
Kurt Taroff

The Language of the Stage:
Translation, Adaptation, and Dramaturgy

The Translation, Adaptation, and Dramaturgy (formerly known as From Page to
Stage) working group of the International Federation for Theatre Research
(IFTR/FIRT) is proud to announce its change in title, and to offer a call
for papers for its first official meeting under the new name, to be held at
IFTR’s annual conference in Lisbon, Portugal from July 14-17, 2008.

CFP: [Theatre] Edwin Forrest Panel at ALA (5/2009)

updated: 
Thursday, December 18, 2008 - 3:24pm
Laura L. Mielke

A Panel for the Annual Conference of the American Literature Association
Boston, May 21-24, 2009

“The Age of Forrest” - This proposed panel will consider the impact of star
Edwin Forrest (1806-1872) on theatrical, oratorical, and literary culture
from the 1820s through the early 1870s. Papers on his performance of
masculinity, relationship with playwrights, and role in a highly publicized
divorce trial are particularly welcome.

Please send a one-page abstract and brief c.v. in MS Word by 9 January 2009
to: lmielke_at_ku.edu.

Thank you,

Laura L. Mielke
Assistant Professor, English
University of Kansas

UPDATE: [Theatre] DEADLINE EXTENDED: The Machine in the Garden 2.0

updated: 
Wednesday, December 17, 2008 - 4:56am
Lindsay Cobb

NINTH ANNUAL EGSA CONFERENCE
"THE MACHINE IN THE GARDEN 2.0"
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
January 30, 2009 ● 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Barnhardt Student Activity Center (SAC) ● 3rd Floor Salons

. . . So many inventions have been added that life seems almost made over
new . . .
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

CFP: [Theatre] UW-Madison Theatre and Drama Graduate Conference

updated: 
Monday, December 15, 2008 - 6:42pm
Jessica Brown-Velez

Community Performance/Performing Community
The 8th Annual University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate Student Theatre
Conference
Call for Proposals
April 18, 2009

The Theatre and Drama Graduate Student Organization (TDGSO) will sponsor
the Graduate Student Conference on April 18th, 2009.  In keeping with the
University of Wisconsin- Madison Theatre and Drama department's commitment
to a collaborative community where research and creative endeavors inform
and enhance one another, the theme for the conference will be "Community
Performance/Performing Community". Dr. Judith Sebesta of the University of
Missouri will give the keynote address.

UPDATE: [Theatre] Waiting Time

updated: 
Friday, December 12, 2008 - 10:40pm
The Comparative Literature Department at NYU

Waiting Time
New York University
Department of Comparative Literature
Graduate Student Conference
April 16-19, 2009

Keynote Speaker: Marshall Berman

Waiting Time

What are we waiting for? What awaits us? While often dismissed as a period of wastefulness or
lost time, waiting may also intensify experience and become a condition in which to consider
questions of modernity, aesthetic process, politics, erotics and the tempos of everyday life.

CFP: [Theatre] Latina/o Focus Group Debut Panel ATHE/AATE 8/8-11/09 (3/15/09)

updated: 
Thursday, December 11, 2008 - 11:05pm
Jon Rossini

CALL FOR PAPERS
LATINO/A FOCUS GROUP DEBUT PANEL ATHE/AATE 8/8-11/09, NYC, NY CURTAINS UP:
CONVERSATION AMONG EMERGING SCHOLARS
The Latino/a Focus Group of the Association 
for Theatre in Higher
Education (ATHE) invites submissions from scholars who have not yet
published articles or presented at 
a national conference for its
competitively debut 
panel at the 2009 ATHE/AATE Conference, “Risking
Innovation” to be held in New York City August 8-11, 2009. Both graduate
students and faculty members are eligible to submit. 
 The deadline for
submission is March 15, 2009. Papers should be an appropriate length for a
20-minute presentation 
(typically 10 pages or less) and address Latino/a

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