"Meaning in Motion"
2006 American Comparative Literature Association Conference
March 23-26, 2006,=20
"Meaning in Motion"
American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) Annual Meeting: The
Human and its Others
Princeton University, March 23-26, 2006
Seminar: "The Body in the Digital"
CALL FOR PAPERS
The Point of the Human: Gestures, Intentionality, and the =20
Possibilities of Literary Criticism
a seminar at the
American Comparative Literature Association 2006 Annual Meeting
"The Human and Its Others" at Princeton University, March 23-26, 2006
Deadline for Submissions: November 30, 2005
"Aestheticism: De-humanizing or Re-humanizing Art, the Artist, and the
ACLA 2006, Princeton University, 3/23/06 - 3/26/06
* Call for Papers *
The New York College English Association Conference
Marymount College of Fordham University
Tarrytown, NY April 28-29, 2006
Resistance to Tyranny:
Representing the Struggle for Human Rights in Literature
In an interview with Amnesty International, Chilean writer and activist Ariel Dorfman
explains that, despite efforts to silence survivors of human rights violations, "Somehow the
stories do come out, those voices do come out. I am not their voice: I make a space for
those voices, a bridge." Dorfman's insights raise questions about the role of literature in
the struggle for human rights. How do writers represent often unspeakable crimes against
Would it be possible for you to circulate the following call for =
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The Twentieth Anniversary Conference
will be held in Vancouver May 24th-28, 2006.
Call for submissions: Submission Deadline: December 15, 2005
Submissions can be sent to: Vancouver2006_at_aicw.ca
I am organizing a seminar based on the proposal below for the American
Comparative Literature Association's Conference 2006 at Princeton
University. Submit paper proposals to
Will Any Humanism Be Possible?
Seminar Organizer(s): Antonio A. Garcia, University of Houston-Downtown
Affect and the Translation of the human (11/30/05; ACLA 06, Princeton,
2006 ACLA CONFERENCE,
March 23-26, 06.
SEMINAR: Transferring Bodies: Affect and the Translation of the Human
Seminar Organizer(s): Ignacio Infante, Rutgers University
CFP: The Aesthetics of Tolerance
Western Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Annual Convention
Tempe, Arizona, Feb 17-19, 2005
Papers are invited for a panel that will consider both
representations of religious tolerance and the aesthetic itself as a
means to promote tolerance in the Enlightenment. Papers that consider
toleration in relation to anxieties about Enlightenment modes of
disciplinarity, the containment of conversation in the public sphere,
or the ideological interests served by the promotion of toleration
are welcome, as are investigations of the rhetoric of tolerance, the
formation of liberal subjectivity, and ambivalent treatments of
Sound Effects: the Oral/Aural Dimensions of Literatures in English
University of St Andrews, 5-8 July 2006
Please note an extension to the deadline for proposals for papers.
These will now be considered if received by the 31st of December
2005. Also speakers now include Derek Attridge, Douglas Dunn, John
Miles Foley, Andy Orchard, Patricia Parker and Don Paterson.
Revised call for papers below: