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CFP: [Theatre] LGBTQ Theatre / ATHE Conference in Denver

Wednesday, September 26, 2007 - 4:28pm
full name / name of organization: 
Jordan Schildcrout
contact email: 

CFP: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Theatre (ATHE)
(11/01/07; 7/31/08-8/3/08)

The Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) will hold its annual
conference July 31 - August 3, 2008, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Denver,
Colorado. The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Theatre Focus
Group invites proposals for the conference from scholars, graduate
students, artists, and practitioners.

CFP: [Theatre] CDE Conference May 08 Adaptations - Performing across Media and Genres

Tuesday, September 18, 2007 - 7:33pm
full name / name of organization: 
Eckart Voigts-Virchow

17th Annual CDE Conference 2008,
University of Siegen, Akademie Biggesee, Attendorn, Germany, May 01-04,
“Adaptations â€" Performing across Media and Genres”
The German Society for Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English
announces its 17th Annual Conference (May 01 to 04, 2008). It will be
organized by the Chair of English Literature at the University of Siegen
and held between Siegen and Cologne at the Akademie Biggesee, Attendorn .
Call for Papers:
Translation, transformation, appropriation, assimilation, adaptation â€"
these processes of intertextual and intermedial contact have been part
and parcel of theatre and drama since their very beginnings. In various

CFP: [Theatre] MCLLM 2008

Wednesday, September 12, 2007 - 8:17pm
full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Bowman and Christina Gilleran
contact email: 


The 16th annual Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media
(MCLLM) will be held February 29 and March 1, 2008, at Northern Illinois
University in DeKalb, Illinois, to coincide with African American History
Month and Women's History Month.

Confirmed keynote speakers: David Bevington (of the University of
Chicago) on race and gender in Shakespeare, and Russ Castronovo (of the
University of Wisconsin at Madison) on American and African American
history including the military-industrial complex.

Proposals are solicited for fifteen- to twenty-minute papers from
scholars at all career stages, from beginning graduate students to
established and senior scholars.

UPDATE: [Theatre] Drama/Queer Studies: "What Hath ANGELS Wrought?" (9/22; NEMLA; 4/9-4/13/08

Sunday, September 9, 2007 - 12:16am
full name / name of organization: 
Donald P. Gagnon
contact email: 

An UPDATED call for submissions with an extended deadline for the upcoming
Northeast MLA Conference in Buffalo, NY. "What Hath ANGELS Wrought?":
Queer Drama Beyond the Millennium." This panel invites papers that will
examine the influence of Tony Kushner's ANGELS IN AMERICA as theatrical
and cultural touchstone, as well as how it may hve significantly
reinscribed queer plays and playwrights with a new social and/or aesthetic
agenda. Papers need not focus primarily on Kushner's play but may use it
as a touchstone for a discusson of later works of queer theatre. Please
send abstracts of 250-500 words, in MSWord format, to Dr. Donald P. Gagnon

CFP: [Theatre] Visual & Performing Arts submissions for ICFA-29

Saturday, September 8, 2007 - 5:31pm
full name / name of organization: 
Stefan Hall
contact email: 

The 29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
Delightful Horror and the Sense of Wonder: Appreciating the Sublime in the
March 19-23, 2008
Marriott Orlando Airport Hotel
Orlando, Florida

VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS (live drama, music, dance, sculpture, body art,
and photography and digital imagery). Division Head: Stefan Hall, Bowling
Green State University, Dept. of Theatre and Film, 338 South Hall, Bowling
Green, OH, 43403-0180 (email:

UPDATE: [Theatre] Update - The MICHA Journal

Friday, September 7, 2007 - 4:47am
full name / name of organization: 
Suzanne Hunt Jenner
contact email: 

Correction - proposals and queries for the MICHA Journal should be directed to:

 From the Literary Calls for Papers Mailing List
             more information at
Received on Fri Sep 07 2007 - 00:47:32 EDT

CFP: [Theatre] Sarah Kane - A Reassessment

Thursday, September 6, 2007 - 10:31am
full name / name of organization: 
Anna Harpin
contact email: 

We invite abstracts for short papers for a one-day conference on Sarah
Kane. The conference will be held at the University of Cambridge on 16th
February 2008. This event is jointly organised by the University of
Cambridge, Royal Holloway, and Anglia Ruskin University.


Saturday, September 1, 2007 - 7:45pm
full name / name of organization: 
Suzanne Hunt Jenner
contact email: 

Call for Papers

MICHA, the Michael Chekhov Association, welcomes proposals for articles to be published in the
inaugural issue of The MICHA Journal. MICHA is a not-for-profit organization that links the artistic
vision Michael Chekhov created with the work of actors, teachers and directors of today. Journal
articles should explore a topic or problem of interest related to theatre studies with specific links to
the work of Michael Chekhov.

Please direct proposals and queries to:

CFP: [Theatre] Psychoanalysis and/as Theater

Monday, August 27, 2007 - 5:06pm
full name / name of organization: 
John Steen
contact email: 

The interdisciplinary Psychoanalytic Studies Program at Emory University
proposes a conference entitled:

Psychoanalysis and/as Theater
March 28th-29th 2008
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

CFP: [Theatre] "Shaw and Cultural Studies" at the Comparative Drama Conference, March 2008

Monday, August 27, 2007 - 1:38pm
full name / name of organization: 
Richard F. Dietrich
contact email: 

C a l l f o r P a p e r s

for ISS-Sponsored Special Session(s) on “Shaw and Cultural Studies, etc.”

at The 32nd Annual Comparative Drama Conference, March 27, 28, and 29,

Cultural Studies approaches to Shaw will be the focus of at least one
Shaw session, including the question of whether Shaw might have invented
some of those approaches, but other topics are welcome for other
sessions. Query Professor Tony Stafford at <> about
the suitability of your topic.

Deadline for abstracts, c.v., and covering letter: November 15, 2007