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CFP: Reading: Images, Texts, Artefacts (grad) (UK) (3/16/07; 6/28/07-6/29/07)

Sunday, February 11, 2007 - 8:56pm
Reading Conference

Call for Papers

Reading: Images, Texts, Artefacts - Call for Papers
Postgraduate Interdisciplinary Conference
Graduate School of Humanities, Cardiff University 28 - 29 June 2007

This international conference is being organised by doctoral students for doctoral students and will consider how concepts of reading impact on different areas of research.

"Reading" is intended to be interpreted in a wide sense, to include the reading of, for example images, buildings, inscriptions, theatre, music or dance performances and other creative productions, as well as books and manuscripts.

CFP: Shakespeare and Related Topics (3/15/07; PAMLA, 11/2/07-11/3/07)

Sunday, February 11, 2007 - 8:23pm
Hilda Ma

CFP: Shakespeare and Related Topics (3/15/07; PAMLA, 11/2/07-11/3/07)

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Annual Conference (PAMLA)
Panel Topic: Shakespeare and Related Topics
November 2-3, 2007
Western Washington University
Bellingham, Washington

Submission Deadline: March 15, 2007

Paper proposals sought for a panel on "Shakespeare and Related Topics."
Proposals are encouraged on any topic in Shakespeare studies; possible
topics include:

CFP: Queer Space and Time (3/1/07; SCMLA, 11/1/07-11/3/07)

Sunday, February 11, 2007 - 8:23pm

CFP: Queer Space and Time, Gay and Lesbian Caucus
(SCMLA, 11/01/07-11/01/07 Memphis)
  Gay and Lesbian Caucus Panel
  South Central Modern Language Association (SCMLA)
  November 1-3, 2007 in Memphis, TN
Papers are now accepted for Gay and Lesbian Caucus
panel at SCMLA in Memphis, Novemeber 1-3 2007. All
proposals will be considered. Papers addressing the
issues of "queer space" and/or "queer time" as
expressed through literature, poetry, drama, film or
theory are especially encouraged.
Please submit a brief abstract (no more than 300
words) that includes a title. With your abstract,
please provide your name, institution (if relevant),

CFP: Journal of Drama Studies (5/30/07; journal issue)

Sunday, February 11, 2007 - 8:23pm
Bhim Dahiya

Articles are invited on Anglo-American and European drama for Journal of Drama Studies: An International Journal of Research on World Drama in English(including Translation)

10-15 page essay may be sent on email.Follow MLA format.Font size 12 and Times New Roman and MS word or RTF. Last date of submission is 30 May 2007 for July issue.

Inaugural issue launched by Prof Lisa Hopkins of Shaffield Hallem Univ,UK on 15 Januaury 2007.

Sarup Singh Professor of English
Kurukshetra University, Haryana,India-136119

CFP: American Drama Conference (6/15/07; 10/4/07-10/6/07)

Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:56pm
Ian Maloney

American Drama Conference

St. Francis College

Brooklyn Heights, New York

October 4-6, 2007


The conference invites papers on any aspects of American drama,
playwrights, and theater. Of particular interest are discussions
connecting playwrights to each other and to social, political,
historical, and aesthetic issues. We also welcome papers on stagecraft,
performance, and production history. Papers should not exceed 10 pages
for twenty minute presentation.=20


Possible panels may focus on:


Edward Albee

Susan Glaspell

Lorraine Hansberry

Lillian Hellman

Beth Henley

Tony Kushner

David Mamet

Arthur Miller

CFP: Modern Drama (3/16/07; SCMLA, 11/1/07-11/3/07)

Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:30pm
Doug Norman

The South Central Modern Language Association (SCMLA) Convention
November 1-3, 2007
Memphis, Tennessee

The Modern Drama panel invites papers on any aspect of Modern Drama
broadly defined. Comparative approaches and papers that address the
conference theme of "Currents" are welcomed. Email abstracts (500
words) or papers to Doug Norman ( by March 16,

For additional convention information, please visit:

CFP: Shakespeare and Disability Studies (4/15/07; M/MLA, 11/8/07-11/11/07)

Thursday, February 1, 2007 - 11:59pm
Wood David H

CFP: Shakespeare and Disability Studies (4.15.2007; M/MLA 11.8-11.2007)
The permanent session on Shakespeare and Shakespearean Criticism at the M/MLA, which for 2007 will meet in Cleveland, OH, welcomes papers on the topic of "Shakespeare and Disablity Studies." This panel invites papers that explore the intersections between Shakespeare Studies and Disability Studies. The goals of the panel are not only to broaden our understanding of Shakespeare's various representations of disability, but also to investigate the ways that Disability Studies can inform Shakespeare Studies more generally. Please send 250 word abstracts via e-mail or attachment by April 15, 2007, to Professor David Wood, Univ. of Wisconsin-La Crosse,

CFP: Improvisation and Text (3/5/07; 4/5/07-4/7/07)

Thursday, February 1, 2007 - 11:59pm
Steph Brown

The Graduate English Students' Association in the University of Virginia's
Department of English would like to invite submissions to our annual
conference, to be held from April 5th to April 7th, 2007.
This conference invites papers that examine the relationship between texts
and the practice of improvisation. Creative works inevitably involve
improvisations of various kinds in their dealings with previous genre
categories, innovations within the formal boundaries of their media, and
even gaps between their own expectations and the end product. How do texts
register these dynamics through moments of improvisation? Is improvisation

CFP: Performance and Spirituality (5/15/07; journal issue)

Thursday, February 1, 2007 - 11:59pm

Performance and Spirituality=20
The Journal of the Institute for the Study of Performance and Spirituality=
CFP: "Delineating the Field": Submission Deadline, May 15, 2007.=20
(The Institute for the Study of Performance and Spirituality is an emerging=
research center that operates in association with the Martin E. Segal Theat=
Center of The Graduate Center, of the City University of New York.)=20
Performance and Spirituality=E2=80=94a new peer-reviewed, annually-published=
journal dedicated to examining intersections of new and alternative forms o=
spirituality/religion and theatre/performance=E2=80=94is seeking articles fo=
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CFP: Harold Pinter's The Dumbwaiter (3/19/07; collection)

Thursday, February 1, 2007 - 10:34pm
Mary Frances Brewer [ffb]

Papers are sought for a volume on Harold Pinter's The Dumbwaiter to be
edited by Mary Brewer. This collection forms part of a new series -
Dialogue - under the general editorship of Michael J. Meyer of DePaul
University Chicago, which is to be published by Rodopi of Amsterdam and
New York. Expected date of publication for this volume: 2009.

The Dialogue series will offer new and experienced scholars the
opportunity to=20
present alternative readings and approaches to classic texts that have=20
received canonical acceptance in either American or Continental

*Emerging scholars* will be defined by the following criteria:=20