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CFP: Ruskin and the Idea of Influence (UK) (2/10/06; 5/13/06)

Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 1:39pm
Dickinson, Rachel

The University of Lancaster's Ruskin Programme and the University of Salford invite contributions for RUSKIN AND THE IDEA OF INFLUENCE, the first of three, annual, one-day seminars, to be held on 13 May 2006 at the University of Salford's Communication, Cultural and Media Studies Research Centre. These seminars are part of the collaborative AHRC funded project on 'Ruskin, Cultural Tourism and Popular Access', directed by Professors Keith Hanley (Lancaster), John Walton (Central Lancashire), and Brian Maidment (Salford).

UPDATE: Stony Brook: Voices Across Boundaries (grad) (1/10/06; 2/24/06-2/25/06)

Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 1:39pm

The Deadline for submission has changed for Stony Brook's 2006 Graduate Conference: Voices Across Boundaries, to January 10, 2006.
FEBRUARY 24-25, 2006
Keynote Speaker: H. Aram Veeser, Ph.D.
Stony Brook University?s Annual Graduate Conference, the longest running graduate conference in the country, focuses on incipient and ongoing research emerging from the graduate community. Held on our Manhattan campus at the corner of 28th Street and Park Avenue in Midtown, the conference?s location reflects the vital, intellectual, and exploratory atmosphere that our past conferences have engendered.

CFP: Yale Conference on Access to Knowledge (2/15/06 & 5/1/06; 4/21/06-4/23/06)

Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 1:39pm
Nicola Simpson

Call for Papers & Writing Competition - Yale ISP Conference on Access to
Knowledge (A2K) April 21-23, 2006

The Yale Law School Information Society Project (ISP) and the International
Journal of Communications Law & Policy (IJCLP) are pleased to announce their
third interdisciplinary writing competition and a call for papers in
conjunction with the Access to Knowledge (A2K) Conference taking place on
April 21-23, 2006 at Yale Law School. We invite students, scholars, policy
makers, activists and practitioners to submit papers for the writing
competition and/or for publication by the IJCLP.

Conference Description

CFP: North American Society for Social Philosophy Conference (3/15/06; 8/3/06-8/5/06)

Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:20pm
Jeffrey Paris



        *CALL FOR PAPERS *

(please disseminate widely)
The 23rd annual meeting of the North American Society for Social Philosophy will
be held August 3-5, 2006, at the

        *University of Victoria Victoria, B.C., Canada *

Although proposals in all areas of social philosophy are welcome, special
attention will be devoted to the theme

        *International Law and Justice*

CFP: Sexuality Out of Place (12/30/05; 3/31/06-4/1/06)

Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:19pm
Anupama Arora

Call for Papers

Sexuality Out of Place
Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

March 31st—April 1st 2006, Earlham College

The 2006 "Sexuality Out of Place" conference is focused on examining the
relationship of space, place, and geography with sexuality; it interested in
exploring the different ways the location of identity plays out when
sexuality, sexual difference, and geography are taken seriously. This
conference will welcome graduate work—historical and contemporary—focused on
discourse, narratives, and practices of sexuality understood through the
prism of place and space, including

CFP: Changing Trends in Authorship (1/6/06; 3/3/06-3/4/06)

Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:18pm
John Chandler

Call for Papers: "Changing Trends in Authorship"

A Graduate Student Conference presented by the graduate students of the
University of Rochester Department of English, Rochester, New York

March 3-4 2006

We invite submissions for presentations, panels, and workshops that address
any period or genre of literary study. Papers addressing any significant
literary and/or historical trend in authorship are welcome.

UPDATE: Ancient & Modern Narrative (1/13/06; 3/9/06-3/11/06)

Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:18pm
Kathryn Chew

Update: 41st Annual Comparative Literature conference at California=20
State University, Long Beach: "Ancient and Modern Narrative:=20
Intersections, Interactions, and Interstices"

Please note the new deadline for abstract submissions: Friday, 13=20
January 2006.

CFP: Illumination (3/17/06; online journal)

Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:18pm
M.C. Flannery

Dear all,

It is with great pleasure that I forward to you the following Call for
Papers for the 2006 Summer issue of Marginalia.

Very best wishes,

Mary Flannery
The Medieval Reading Group at the University of Cambridge