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Health/Care/Nation (10 April 2010; 14-17 October 2010)

updated: 
Sunday, February 21, 2010 - 10:53am
full name / name of organization: 
Christina Simmons / University of Windsor
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Health/Care/Nation

A conference sponsored by the Canadian Association for American Studies and the University of Windsor

Windsor, Ontario 14-17 October 2010 (proposal deadline: 10 April 2010)

[Update]Mediating Objects, Remediating Texts: Reading Material Culture in Transition (Grad)

updated: 
Saturday, February 20, 2010 - 3:59pm
full name / name of organization: 
University of Victoria’s English Graduate Student Society

[UPDATE]

Mediating Objects, Remediating Texts: Reading Material Culture in Transition (Grad)

The University of Victoria's English Graduate Student' Society invites proposals for this year's graduate conference: Mediating Objects, Remediating Texts: Reading Material Culture in Transition. The conference will be held at the University of Victoria from May 13 to 15, 2010.

[UPDATE] Final call - Cinema and Landscape Conference (3/15/10; 4/16/10 - 4/18/10)

updated: 
Saturday, February 20, 2010 - 2:21pm
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Cinema and Landscape

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Final Call for Papers

International Conference

** CINEMA AND LANDSCAPE**

University of Sheffield
United Kingdom

April 16-18, 2010

An international conference is to be held on the subject of cinema and landscape. Keynotes include: Professor Phil Powrie (whose books include "Pierre Batcheff and Stardom in 1920s French Cinema", [with Eric Rebillard] Edinburgh University Press, 2009, and many more).

The conference will be hosted at the University of Sheffield, April 16-18 2010, with the aim of exploring the intersection between Film, Film Culture, Landscape, Place and Geography.

Proposals** (a 150 word abstract) are very welcome for:

Death in Early Modern Literature

updated: 
Saturday, February 20, 2010 - 12:20pm
full name / name of organization: 
The St. John's University Humanities Review
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Death in Early Modern Europe

The Humanities Review, a literary journal published by the St. John's University English Department in New York, seeks scholarly compositions for the Spring 2010 edition. This issue will focus on the political, social and aesthetic machinery of death in Early Modern literature. Possible topics of interest include:

• The Functions of Textual Death
• Theatrical Death / Executions
• Death and the Human Body
• Death and the Supernatural
• Memento mori in period art
• The Plague

Submissions should be 10 pages single spaced. MLA style only. Endnotes preferred.

Asian American Literature Session, PAMLA 2010 (4/5/10; 11/13-14/10)

updated: 
Friday, February 19, 2010 - 10:36pm
full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 

Papers (15-20 minutes) are invited for the Asian American Literature session of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) annual conference, to be held on Nov 13-14, 2010, at Chaminade University in Honolulu, HI.

Submissions on any aspect of Asian American Literature are welcome for this open-topic session.

Please submit paper title, 500-word proposal, and 50-word abstract online at www.pamla.org/2010 by April 5, 2010.

[UPDATE] INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SYMPOSIUM "YOUTH & MYTH" 20-21 MAY 2010 DEADLINE EXTENSION 01 APRIL 2010

updated: 
Friday, February 19, 2010 - 7:12pm
full name / name of organization: 
EGE UNIVERSITY
contact email: 

Hey You(th)!

Stop! Take a deep breath and hear our call.

"Youth" has consistently been mythologized. People are always making comments about the new generation. Here you are given the chance to reflect your own perspective at Ege University's 1st International Undergraduate Symposium entitled Youth and Myth.

This symposium, co-organised by the undergraduate students of the Departments of American Culture & Literature and English Language & Literature, will be held on 20-21 May 2010 at the Faculty of Letters, Ege University.

Come and join us! Make your voice be heard!

Topics might include but are not limited to:

Men in Feminism

updated: 
Friday, February 19, 2010 - 4:55pm
full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Riverside
contact email: 

Men in Feminism

UC Riverside (dis)junctions Conference 2010, April 9-10
Conference Theme: States of Crisis

(dis)junctions 2010: States of Crisis April 9-10th, 2010

updated: 
Friday, February 19, 2010 - 2:58pm
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(dis)junctions UC Riverside's Annual Graduate Student Conference

Call for Papers: General Topic, Humanities and Social Sciences
University of California Riverside's Seventeenth Annual Graduate Humanities Conference

States of Crisis: (dis)junctions 2010
April 9th and 10th

Abstract deadline: 3/5/10
General CFP-
(General Call for Papers)

Social Media and Literary Analysis, PAMLA 2010 (Deadline: Apr 5)

updated: 
Friday, February 19, 2010 - 2:26pm
full name / name of organization: 
Heather Wozniak / University of California, Los Angeles
contact email: 

PAMLA (Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association) is the western regional affiliate of MLA. The 2010 conference will take place November 13-14 at Chaminade University, Honolulu, Hawaii.

This special session invites papers addressing the role of social media (Twitter, Facebook, wikis, blogs, tags) in researching, analyzing, and writing about literature. Presenters may discuss specific applications, case-studies, or general theories about online collaboration and research. Submit proposals online by April 5 at http://www.pamla.org/2010

INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SYMPOSIUM "YOUTH AND MYTH" 20-21 MAY 2010 DEADLINE 15 APRIL 2010

updated: 
Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 2:35pm
full name / name of organization: 
EGE UNIVERSITY
contact email: 

Hey You(th)!

Stop! Take a deep breath and hear our call.

"Youth" has consistently been mythologised. People are always making comments about the new generation. Here you are given the chance to reflect your own perspective at Ege University's 1st International Undergraduate Symposium entitled Youth and Myth.

This symposium, co-organised by the undergraduate students of the Departments of American Culture & Literature and English Language & Literature, will be held on 20-21 May 2010 at the Faculty of Letters, Ege University.

Come and join us! Make your voice be heard!

Topics might include but are not limited to:

Special Issue: SAFE

updated: 
Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 2:31pm
full name / name of organization: 
WSQ (Women’s Studies Quarterly)
contact email: 

Call for Papers: WSQ (Women's Studies Quarterly)

Special Issue: SAFE

Guest Editors: Alyson M. Cole & Kyoo Lee

[UPDATE - NEW DATE] Forgotten Bodies: Identities, Practices and Representations - PG Conference 9th APRIL 2010

updated: 
Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 9:35am
full name / name of organization: 
Caroline Walters, The University of Exeter
contact email: 

Centre for the Interdisciplinary Study of Sexuality and Gender in Europe
Third Annual Postgraduate Conference
The University of Exeter

Forgotten Bodies: Identities, Practices and Representations
Friday 9th April 2010

Forgotten Bodies will provide a forum in which postgraduate researchers can explore often overlooked discourses, representations and practices relating to embodiment, sexuality and gender. Previous research into this field has often urged overly simplistic hegemonic models of practices, desires and identities, which this conference hopes to reassess. Our main objective is to explore the challenges of not only researching, including but also re-positioning so-called 'forgotten bodies' in academic programmes.

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