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With Pens And Forks: A Frank Look At American Food Writing - PAMLA 11/5&11/6 - Deadline to submit 3/20

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Saturday, January 8, 2011 - 12:50am
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association

CFP: Food Panel @ PAMLA 2011

With Pens And Forks: A Frank Look At American Food Writing

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association - Scripps College, Claremont, California (about thirty minutes east of Los Angeles, in the lovely town of Claremont, one of the real jewels of Southern California). Nov. 5 & Nov. 6, 2011

Considering the power of current food journalists, Eric Schlosser and Michael Pollan, Americans have been trying to figure out ways to write about the plate for over a century. Considering the power of the food publishing industry, many voices are starting to influence the way that Americans cook, dine, and choose their foods.

Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium (LLUC)

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Friday, January 7, 2011 - 7:15pm
Gordon College

Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium (LLUC) at Gordon College

March 26, 2011

The Department of English Language and Literature and the Department of Languages and Linguistics at Gordon College invite paper submissions for their second annual Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium (LLUC) on March 26, 2011. Undergraduate students from all colleges and universities are encouraged to submit 8-10 page papers in English dealing with any linguistic or literary topic. Please provide a 100-200 word summary (abstract) of your essay in addition to your completed paper. Presentations should not exceed 20 minutes.

Gordon College is located on Boston's historic North Shore, just 25 miles north of Boston.

The Art of Outrage: Poetics, Politics, Polarization

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Friday, January 7, 2011 - 5:38pm
Fordham University’s Graduate English Association

The Art of Outrage: Poetics, Politics, Polarization
Friday, October 14, 2011

"'They're not like us,' and for that reason deserve to be ruled."
Edward Said on the colonizing mindset, Culture and Imperialism (1994)

"Where Do You Want Me to Start?" Producing History through Mad Men (March 1, 2011)

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Friday, January 7, 2011 - 9:12am
Invisible Culture

The television network AMC's historical drama Mad Men, set in 1960-64, premiered in 2007. While the program was slowly accepted by audiences, at least as slowly as its methodical narrative structures, it clearly struck a chord among a cross-generational body of viewers, tripling in size from the first season. In order to engage with the show more fully, fans paraded in Mad Men-inspired costumes during Banana Republic-sponsored
events in 2009 and 2010 in Times Square, "Mad Men-ed" themselves online, participated in the series' Facebook page or the network's online portals, downloaded period music, or simply watched each episode. The show is a pervasive cultural force

Call for Papers on Art and Design

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Friday, January 7, 2011 - 3:45am
Chitrolekha International Magazine on Art and Design

Chitrolekha International Magazine on Art and Design has been conceived of as an attempt at exploring the world of art and design, as a platform dedicated to the artists and designers, design lovers, dreamers and people from the industry to share new ideas and innovations.

For the inaugural issue we are seeking writings on the featured section, other regular sections and projects works from writers, designers and artists on various topics. Please visit http://chitrolekha.com/callforwritings.php for details.

Annual Conference of the Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship2011.7

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Friday, January 7, 2011 - 2:45am
Tsinghua University

Annual Conference of the Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
July 1st-3rd, 2011
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 31st, March 2011

The AIE2011 will be the most comprehensive conference focused on the various aspects of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. It provides an open platform to bring together scholars worldwide to present research and to stimulate discussions on new developments in Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

2011 Film Studies Association of Canada Conference

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Thursday, January 6, 2011 - 5:36pm
Film Studies Association of Canada

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
FSAC 2011
FILM STUDIES ASSOCIATION OF CANADA
ANNUAL CONFERENCE

University of New Brunswick and St. Thomas University
June 2-4, 2011
Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences

Congress Theme
Coasts and Continents: Exploring Peoples and Places

www.congress2011.ca

FSAC is now seeking proposals for its annual conference. We welcome proposals on topics related to the Congress theme, or on any other film or media studies topic.

Proposal Submission Deadline: January 30, 2011

[UPDATE] EXTENDED DEADLINE: Graduate Student Conference: EMERGENCE/IES -London, ON March 17-19, 2011

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Thursday, January 6, 2011 - 2:35pm
Comparative Literature and Hispanic Studies, The University of Western Ontario

[Deadline extended to February 1, 2011] Lucky 13 has come around! The 13th annual Graduate Student Conference in Comparative Literature and Hispanic Studies at the University of Western Ontario will take place on March 17-19, 2011. We welcome proposals that explore "EMERGENCE/IES" from a variety of theoretical, disciplinary and critical perspectives. This conference will examine the theme of emergent/emerging/potentially emerging/surfacing realities and non-realities in language, literature, film, theory and cultural studies.

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