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CFP: Face(s) of the Other (grad) (12/20/05; 4/6/06-4/8/06)

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Friday, November 11, 2005 - 1:46pm
Neli Koleva

Call for Papers:

Rice University
Humanities Graduate Conference

Face(s) of the Other

Keynote Address by Reda Bensmaia, Brown University

April 6-8, 2006
Rice University, Houston, TX

CFP: MLS Reviews: Freud, New Penguin Translations (2/1/06; journal issue)

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Friday, November 11, 2005 - 1:46pm
Juang, Richard M.

Modern Language Studies (MLS) would like to solicit reviews of the new
Penguin translations of Freud's works. Reviewers should be aware of the
differences between the new translations and the Standard Edition. We
encourage reviewers to discuss issues of translation and their
consequences for psychoanalytic literary studies and/or the study of
Freud in a literary context.

Reviews may range from 1500-3000 words. Longer reviews may also be
possible.

Reviewers must be members of the Northeast Modern Language Association
(www.nemla.org) by the time of publication.

CFP: TRAFFIC: mobility, flows, transgression (grad) (12/31/05; 3/10/06)

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Friday, November 11, 2005 - 1:46pm
parent_at_brandeis.edu

TRAFFIC: mobility, flows, transgression

March 10, 2006

Plenary Speaker: Professor John Plotz, Brandeis University

The Third Annual English Graduate Conference at Brandeis University

Traffic will be an interdisciplinary conference that explores the movement of
persons, cultural products, objects, and ideas between different contexts:
nations, cultures, territories, class positions, gender identities, racial
boundaries, urban and rural spaces, and political ideologies.

UPDATE: Gender, Ghosts, History (11/30/05, ACLA, 3/23/06-3/26/06)

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Friday, November 11, 2005 - 1:46pm
Sladja Blazan

Deadline updated:

Paper proposals are invited for the following seminar at the 2006
American Comparative Literature Association Annual Conference in
Princeton, NJ:

"Ghosts, Gender, History"

  Seminar Organizer: Sladja Blazan, Humboldt University (Berlin)

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CFP: Time and Memory in Narrative (12/2/05; collection)

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Tuesday, November 8, 2005 - 10:14pm
Dr Karl Simms

Call for Papers: Time and Memory in Narrative

Proposals are invited for a collection of essays entitled Time and Memory
in Narrative. Papers may address any aspect of the representation of time
and memory in narrative. Philosophical and theoretical perspectives are
encouraged, which may be tested through application to one or several
narrative texts.

UPDATE: Other Dreams (11/30/05; ACLA, 3/23/06-3/26/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 8, 2005 - 10:14pm
Margaret W. Cotter-Lynch

PLEASE NOTE: The submission deadline for abstracts has been extended to
November 30, 2005.

Paper proposals are invited for the following seminar at the 2006
American Comparative Literature Association Annual Conference in
Princeton, NJ:

Other Dreams

CFP: Politicizing Texts (grad & undergrad) (12/16/05; Acacia, 2/17/06-2/18/06)

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Tuesday, November 8, 2005 - 10:13pm
Acacia Group

Acacia Group's 2006 Conference: Politicizing Texts

Acacia Group of California State University, Fullerton is seeking
papers for our 2006 conference.

The Acacia Group requests your input and ideas for our upcoming Acacia
Conference titled "Politicizing Texts," to be held February 17th and
18th, 2006. We are interested in topics and panel suggestions that
explore mechanisms of power at work in or influencing the production
of /reading of texts.

CFP: Substitution (grad) (1/6/06; 4/6/06-4/7/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 8, 2005 - 10:13pm
french.sesdef_at_utoronto.ca

The "Société des Études supérieures du Département d'Études françaises"
(S.E.S.D.E.F.) at the University of Toronto announces a

~ CALL FOR PAPERS ~

11th Annual Student Conference, French Graduate Studies
April 6th & 7th, 2006

Substitution: Equivalence, fluctuation, disproportion

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