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CFP: Journal of Drama Studies call for reviews (5/1/07; journal issue)

Friday, March 9, 2007 - 3:44am
Brajesh Sawhney

Journal of Drama Studies: An International Journal of European and
Anglo-American Drama continues to accept book reviews on an
ongoing basis on works relating to European and Anglo-American drama and
theatre. In order to be considered for the next issue
the deadline is 1 May, 2007.

Submission guidelines:

CFP: Suzan-Lori Parks (3/28/07; MLA '07)

Friday, March 9, 2007 - 3:44am
Gregory Miller

For a proposed panel on Suzan-Lori Parks's 365 Days / 365 Plays project at the Modern Language
Association Convention to be held December 27-30, 2007.

Please email 200 word abstracts and a CV by March 28, 2007 to Gregory Miller, University of
California at Davis (

Dr. Gregory Leon Miller
Department of English / University Writing Program
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

CFP: Journal of Interactive Drama for April 2007 Issue (ongoing; journal issue)

Monday, March 5, 2007 - 8:57pm
Brian David Phillips


A Multi-Discipline Peer-Reviewed Journal of
Scenario-Based Theatre-Style Interactive Drama Freeform Live Action Roleplaying Games



Currently seeking submissions for the next issue the JOURNAL OF INTERACTIVE DRAMA to be published in April. Accepting ongoing submissions throughout the year.

CFP: Beckett and Bilingualism (3/10/07; MLA '07)

Monday, March 5, 2007 - 7:01pm
Louar, Nadia



Bilingualism in Samuel Beckett's Work
Beckett's assiduousness in translating all his texts from French into English (or vice versa), results in a unique bilingual corpus. This panel investigates the status of the author as self-translator and the aesthetic implications of self-translation for his work.

CFP: Fashion and Aesthetics (3/1/07; RMMLA, 10/4/07-10/6/07)

Saturday, March 3, 2007 - 9:51pm
Fortunato, Paul

CFP: Fashion and Aesthetics (3/1/07; RMMLA, 10/4/07 - 10/6/07)=20
We invite submissions for a panel at the
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association Conference, in Calgary, =
October 2007.
We invite a wide variety of topics, but are particularly interested in=20
the following:=20
fashion and theories of art=20
clothing as a sign or as language=20
clothing as both mask and means of self-expression=20
economics of clothing, consumer culture and art=20
fashion design=20
costume, theater, film, and fashion=20
fashion and celebrity culture=20
Please send brief abstract, bio paragraph, and contact information to
the session chair at your earliest convenience:

CFP: Contemporary Issues in Theatre Historiography (UK) (4/30/07; 7/6/07-7/7/07)

Saturday, February 17, 2007 - 2:49am
Yeandle, Peter

Call for Papers
Ruskinian Theatre
Contemporary Issues in Theatre Historiography
University of Birmingham (UK), 6-7 July, 2007
Proposals are invited for papers and respondents for a two day
colloquium sponsored by the History Department at Lancaster University
(UK), the Department of Drama and Theatre Arts, University of Birmingham
(UK), and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (UK).
This colloquium is part of the AHRC funded project: Ruskinian Theatre:
the Aesthetics of the Nineteenth-Century London Popular Stage,
1870-1900, which seeks to investigate the interrelationships and
influences of John Ruskin's aesthetic and social theories on the popular

UPDATE: Christopher Marlowe (3/1/07; MLA '07)

Saturday, February 17, 2007 - 12:27am
Brandt, Bruce

The Marlowe Society of America still has openings for quality papers on
any aspect of Christopher Marlowe's plays, poetry, or biography
(including performance-based criticism and theater history, ) for an
open-topic session to be held at the MLA Convention in Chicago on
Dec.27-30, 2007. Send detailed abstracts or papers of 15-minute reading
length by e-mail, e-mail attachment, or hard copy to Bruce Brandt,
( <> )
President, Marlowe Society of America, English Dept., Box 504, South
Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007. Deadline: March 1, 2007.

CFP: Shakespeare (5/1/07; PCAS/ACAS, 9/27/07-9/29/07)

Sunday, February 11, 2007 - 8:57pm
Miller, Emily

CFP: Shakespeare


Popular Culture/American Culture Association in the South Conference

                        Jacksonville, Florida
September 27-29, 2007

            Deadline: May 1, 2007


Proposals are invited for papers on teaching Shakespeare to today's
undergraduates, on Shakespeare and film, on theatrical productions, and
on other topics relevant to Shakespeare in popular and/or American
culture. Send abstracts (100-150 words) by May 1, 2007, to Prof. Emily
Miller, Department of English and Fine Arts, Virginia Military
Institute, Lexington, Virginia 24450 or e-mail them to
Maximum reading time for papers: twenty minutes.