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CFP: Literary Odysseys: The Journey in/of Literature (grad) (11/1/06; 2/23/07-2/24/07)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:08pm


"Literary Odysseys"
Comparative Literature Graduate Student Conference: February 23 and 24, 2007

Plenary Speakers:
Daniel Schwarz (Cornell University)
Helmut Müller-Sievers (Northwestern University)


The graduate students of the University of Colorado at Boulder's Department of
Comparative Literature and Humanities invite paper proposals on the topic of
"Literary Odysseys."

CFP: (In)fusion theory, Interdisciplinarity and Salman Rushdie (6/30/06; collection)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:08pm

The book, provisionally titled (In)fusion Approach,
Interdisciplinarity and Salman Rushdie, is nearly
complete. It focuses on what I propose as (In)fusion
theory. The first section has several essays that
critique (In)fusion theory in relation to aesthetics,
postmodernism, translation theories, environmental
ethics, communication theory among other theoretical
The second section of the book focuses on the use of
this theory and the reading of the fictional works of
Salman Rushdie. It is for this section that I would
like to consider abstracts on Rushdie's novels Fury
and Shalimar the Clown.
The abstracts need to focus on the following things:

CFP: The Shock of the Beautiful (9/06; e-journal issue)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:08pm
b. blich

Call Of papers

Our next issue of Protocols: History and Theory is dedicated to the =
Shock of the Beautiful. Deadline: September 2006

Papers of all sorts are welcomed - academic papers, reviews of =
exhibitions, books etc.=20

Our forthcoming issue (December) will be dedicated to the subject: Art =
and Terror.

Please send papers to the following e-mail.

Protocols is a peered reviewed Hebrew-English e-journal.=20

Attached a link to our journal. Press English to get into English =

Ben baruch blich, ph.d.
Chief Editor


CFP: Ex-centric Narratives (Greece) (10/31/06; 3/15/07-3/18/07)

Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:07pm
Dr. Eleftheria Arapoglou

Hellenic Association for American Studies
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
School of English
  HELAAS Graduate Student International Conference Inaugural
March 15-18, 2007
  Ex-centric Narratives, Identity and Multivocality in Anglo-American Cultures
  The Hellenic Association for American Studies, and the Department of American Literature and Culture of the School of English of Aristotle University aim to bring together Greek and foreign graduate students (MA & PhD) as well as young scholars at the start of their careers from various fields and disciplines to a conference which is organized at the Aristotle University Campus.

UPDATE: Personal Voice in Literary Criticism (6/30/06; ALSC, 10/13/06-10/15/06)

Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:36pm

Call for Papers


2006 ALSC Conference, Sir Francis Drake Hotel, San Francisco, California,
October 13-15 2006


May 12, 2006


The Association of Literary Scholars and Critics (ALSC) has extended the
submissions deadline for its seminar on "The Personal Voice in Literary
Criticism," which is part of the 2006 ALSC Conference Program.


The submissions deadline for this seminar has been extended to June 30.


Additional prospective members and current members alike are heartily
invited to apply.

Please see below for details.




CFP: Interdisciplinary Humanities (10/15/06; 2/28/07-3/3/07)

Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Owens, Joana

The National Association for Humanities Education (NAHE) invites =
250-word proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, and workshops for =
inclusion in the program of its 2007 conference, "The Golden Gateways of =
the Humanities: Transgressions/Transformation, Dissonance/Harmony," to =
be held at the Holiday Inn Golden Gateway in San Francisco, CA from =
February 28 to March 3, 2007. Papers should be planned for twenty =
minutes; panels, roundtables, and workshops should be planned for an =
hour and thirty minutes.

UPDATE: aesthetic INVASIONS / articulate EVASIONS (grad) (6/30/06; 10/21/06)

Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Anna Marin

The Departments of English & Comparative Literature and Rhetoric & Writing
Studies are proud to present the 14th Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate
Student Conference: San Diego State University
Crisis Carnival 2006

aesthetic INVASIONS / articulate EVASIONS

An interdisciplinary discussion of the humanities
Saturday, October 21st, 2006

Scholars from all fields are invited to submit: papers, poetry, fiction,
artwork & films

CFP: College English Association National Conference: Empathy and Ethics (10/15/06; 3/29/07-3/31/07)

Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Lisa E. Bernstein

CEA 2007 CFP -- Special Sessions

College English Association National Conference: "Empathy and Ethics,"
New Orleans, LA, March 29-31, 2007

Deadline for all proposals: October 15, 2006

I am coordinating a set of panels on the topic of "Self and Other:
Defining, Constructing, and Representing Relationships through Empathy
and Ethics," for the 2007 National College English Association Annual
Conference. We welcome individual and panel presentation proposals that
address the ways in which relationships build on, negotiate, and/or lack
a framework of empathy and ethics between oneself and others.