An Embarrassment of Riches: The Drama of Wealth
Papers on dramas of abundance, wealth, and excess as well as theoretical discussions about drama as excess are welcome. Send 250-word abstracts to Ann C. Hall, firstname.lastname@example.org, with phone, email, and address by March 1, 2013.
An Embarrassment of Riches: The Drama of Wealth
Association for Contemporary Iberian Studies
CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR PAPERS
KINGS COLLEGE LONDON 4 - 6 SEPTEMBER 2012
The Association will hold its 33rd Conference organised jointly by Kings College London and the University of Westminster, for 4 - 6 September 2012. The conference will take place at King's College London.
The University of Roehampton presents
IN ANALYSIS: THE WORK OF HANIF KUREISHI
Friday, 24 and Saturday, 25 February 2012
Conference events include: Hanif Kureishi in conversation and reading from work-in-progress
Invited speakers include:
Susie Thomas (Independent, UK)
Tentative title: 'Kureishi's Revolutionary Cultural Experiment and the Literary Canon'
Geoffrey Boucher (Deakin, Victoria, Australia)
Tentative title: 'The Other Kureishi: Reading Something to Tell You'
Peter Childs (Gloucestershire, UK), TBA
A Call For Papers:
**Deadline extended to January 15, 2012**
Federation Rhetoric Symposium 2012
Women and Rhetoric: Influence, Inspiration, Inclusion
Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas
April 20, 2012
The Federation Rhetoric Symposium will provide an opportunity for a diverse group of scholars to investigate how today's rhetors are influenced by the works of women in rhetoric. Discussions are encouraged to explore how the women involved in rhetoric have influenced the way we theorize about discourse, what inspirations the women of rhetoric have provided, and how the inclusion of women in the subject of rhetoric has affected its study.
*** CALL FOR PAPERS***
Great Writing 2012
The 15th Anniversary Great Writing International
Creative Writing Conference (UK)
Imperial College London
Saturday June 16th - Sunday June 17th 2012
Critical or creative presentations are invited for the 15th Anniversary Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference, 16th – 17th June 2012.
To be held at one of the UK's great universities and great locations: Imperial College London, South Kensington, a cultural centre for the arts, sciences, music and museums, close to Royal Albert Hall and right next to the wonderful Natural History Museum.
The Graduate Student Association of the University of Wisconsin-Madison English Department is pleased to invite papers for the 8th annual MadLit conference to be held March 1-3, 2012. This year's theme, "Visual Memory: Mind, Monument, Metaphor" seeks to investigate the role that vision plays in the creation, recollection, and use of memory as well as to challenge the relationship between optic experience and the visual idioms often used to describe these processes.
NABMSA's fifth conference will once again bring together scholars and lovers of British music from various academic fields and locales for three days of papers, discussions, and musical performances. The 2012 conference will take place from July 25-28 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Studia austriaca - An international journal devoted to the study of Austrian culture and literature
Call for Papers
From the next issue on "Studia austriaca" will become an online, open access, peer-reviewed journal hosted by Università degli Studi di Milano under OJS (Open Journal Systems).
The international character of the journal will be emphasized by the breadth of its Editorial Board and by the commitment to publish essays not only in German and Italian, but also in English and other European languages.
Suggestions and proposals for publication are welcome!
Scholars wishing to submit their essays should send their texts to the Editor:
University of Avignon, Provence, France
June 13-15, 2012
Conference website: http://www.nancyholt.com
Host lab: Cultural Identity, Texts and Theatricality
In partnership with:
Musée Gassendi, Digne-les-Bains (Provence, France)
Ecole Supérieure d'Art d'Avignon (Provence, France)
Haunch of Venison Gallery (London, UK)
Observatoire du Land Art (Paris, France)
English Literature and Translation Studies:
An interdisciplinary/international postgraduate conference
17th-18th May 2012
Cankaya University Ankara
Translation and Interpreting Studies and English Language and Literature Departments at Cankaya University in Ankara warmly invite our colleagues/students to send proposals for a 20-minute paper on English Literature and Translation Studies. This conference welcomes papers centering upon English Language, Translation and Interpreting Studies, Literary Translation, English Literature and Culture, American Literature and Culture, Comparative Literature and Literary and Cultural Theories.