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UPDATE: Incest as Transgression/Taboo (6/14/05; collection)

updated: 
Friday, June 3, 2005 - 2:34pm
CEA-CC

The Caribbean Chapter of the College English Association (CEA-CC) plans to
publish the proceedings of its Spring 2005 conference on "Transgression and
Taboo." We are seeking an additional 5 papers to supplement this volume. We
are interested in essays that explore instances of the dialectics of
transgression and taboo in theoretical, poetical, fictional and dramatic texts.

We are particularly interested in papers that explore the intersection
between transgression, taboo, and incest.

CFP: Reconstructing Hybridity (8/15/05; collection)

updated: 
Friday, June 3, 2005 - 2:34pm
Jopi Nyman

Call for Papers: 'Reconstructing Hybridity'; An Anthology of Critical Essays

We will greatly welcome your original high-quality contribution to the
volume Reconstructing Hybridity which will provide an interesting
international forum for the discussion of hybridity. In recent years,
hybridity has become one of the most important and influential as well as
contested concepts in post-colonial theory. While theorists like Homi
Bhabha have used it to describe the effective and productive conditions of
culture, others like Aijaz Ahmad criticize the application of the term as a
form of postmodern alienation, devoid of historical particularity.

CFP: Regional Mothers and Motherhood (10/15/05; CEA, 4/6/06-4/8/06)

updated: 
Sunday, May 29, 2005 - 2:04pm
Lisa Bernstein

College English Association National Conference: Reading the Regions /
Writing the Regions / Teaching the Regions
San Antonio, Texas, April 6-8, 2006

Deadline for all proposals: October 15, 2005

I am coordinating a set of panels on the topic of "Regional Mothers and
Motherhood" at the national College English Association conference, for
which I am interested in receiving individual or panel presentation
proposals that address ways in which art, film, literature, and other
media have used the figure of the mother to define, represent,
reinscribe, cross, blur, deconstruct, or transgress geographical,
historical, cultural, and/or ideological regions.

CFP: M/C Journal 'Scan' Issue (7/1/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, May 29, 2005 - 2:03pm
M/C - Media and Culture

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 26 May 2005

                          M/C - Media and Culture
                     http://www.media-culture.org.au/
            is calling for contributors to the 'scan' issue of

                                M/C Journal
                   http://journal.media-culture.org.au/

M/C Journal is looking for new contributors. M/C is a crossover journal
between the popular and the academic, and a blind- and peer-reviewed
journal.

CFP: Leonardo Electronic Almanac: Wild Nature and the Digital Life (7/8/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, May 19, 2005 - 3:23pm
Sue Thomas

LEA Special Issue: Wild Nature and the Digital Life

* Worldwide Call for Submissions *

Guest Editors: Sue Thomas and Dene Grigar

digitalwild_at_astn.net

http://mitpress2.mit.edu/e-journals/LEA/LEA2004/authors.htm#digiwild

 The Leonardo Electronic Almanac (ISSN No: 1071-4391) is inviting
papers [and artworks] themed around Wild Nature and the Digital Life.

CFP: Community (6/15/05; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, May 19, 2005 - 3:23pm
Joanna Zylinska

Electronic journal Culture Machine invites submissions for its special
2006 COMMUNITY issue.

Culture Machine <http://www.culturemachine.net> is an international,
open access, peer-reviewed electronic journal whose aim is to promote
original, exploratory work in the areas of cultural studies and critical
theory. It seeks to generate possibilities for new areas of
interdisciplinary inquiry.

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