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Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick and the Composition Classroom (MLA 2011 Los Angeles)

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Saturday, February 13, 2010 - 1:00pm
Rob Faunce

Papers considering how the composition classroom benefits from consideration and application of Sedgwick's work, particularly with nonoedipal psychologies, affect and Silvan Tomkins, and heteronormativities.

250-word abstracts and vitae due by March 8.

cULTURAL STUDIES AND LITERATURE AND OTHERS- 452ºF JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

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Saturday, February 13, 2010 - 11:59am
452ºF JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

Nº 03 > Call for Papers
Call for Papers #03

On January 31st 2010, we start the CFP for the third issue of 452ºF Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature. This CFP is open and addressed to anyone that wishes to and that holds at least a BA degree.

The bidding terms, which are exposed below and that regulate the reception and publication of the different articles are subject to the content of the Peer review System, the Style-sheet and the Legal Notice. These can be consulted in the Procedures area of the web page.

CFP: Jewish Music and Germany after the Holocaust

updated: 
Saturday, February 13, 2010 - 8:27am
Dickinson College

Jewish Music and Germany after the Holocaust
Colloquium at Dickinson College, 25–27 February 2011
Sponsored by Dickinson College
Keynote address by Philip V. Bohlman (to be confirmed)

Deadline Extended: CFP (re)performing the Posthuman: a conference on performance arts and posthumanism

updated: 
Saturday, February 13, 2010 - 5:38am
University of Sussex, Brighton, UK

Dear all,

In response to a number of requests from the network, we have decided to
extend the deadline for submissions for the (re)Performing the Posthuman
conference until Monday February 22nd.
Please see the details below.

Best regards,

Seda Ilter and Daniël Ploeger

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(re)Performing the Posthuman
a conference on performance arts and posthumanism
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Centre for Research in Opera and Music Theatre (CROMT)
InQbate: The Centre of Excellence in Teaching and Learning in Creativity
(CETL)
School of English
University of Sussex, Brighton, 21-22 May 2010

UPDATED: "Wild Tongues: Concepts of the Untamed in Scholarship, Teaching, Writing, and Beyond" - Abstract Deadline 3/15/10

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Friday, February 12, 2010 - 1:36pm
2010 University of Texas at San Antonio English Graduate Symposium

2010 UTSA English Graduate Symposium

The 2010 UTSA English Graduate Student Symposium "Wild Tongues: Concepts of the Untamed in Scholarship, Teaching, Writing, and Beyond."

Sponsored by the Department of English at the University of Texas at San Antonio

May 1, 2010 at The University of Texas at San Antonio in San Antonio, TX

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Norma Alarcón

Proposal Submission Deadline: March 15, 2010

How do you tame a wild tongue, train it to be quiet, how do you bridle and saddle it? How do you make it lie down?
- Gloria Anzaldúa

Words Made Flesh - MLA Special Session, January 2011

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Friday, February 12, 2010 - 1:06pm
Amy Hondronicols

In an arguably postsecular world, how are theological concepts such as incarnation, deification, and the sacred engaged and transformed? Are such considerations productive for literary studies?

CULTURAL STUDIES AND LITERATURE AND OTHERS- 452ºF JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

updated: 
Friday, February 12, 2010 - 12:55pm
452ºF JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

Nº 03 > Call for Papers
Call for Papers #03

On January 31st 2010, we start the CFP for the third issue of 452ºF Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature. This CFP is open and addressed to anyone that wishes to and that holds at least a BA degree.

The bidding terms, which are exposed below and that regulate the reception and publication of the different articles are subject to the content of the Peer review System, the Style-sheet and the Legal Notice. These can be consulted in the Procedures area of the web page.

[UPDATE] 2010 PAMLA Conference, November 13-14, 2010 (Honolulu, Hawai'i)

updated: 
Friday, February 12, 2010 - 2:39am
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA): Craig Svonkin, Executive Director

The Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) will be holding its 108th Annual Conference on November 13-14, 2010, at Chaminade University of Honolulu, Hawai'i. See PAMLA's website for more information: http://www.pamla.org/

PAMLA's CFP page (with a list of 100 different approved session topics) and the link to our Online Paper Proposal Submission Form is available here:
http://www.pamla.org/2010/session-topics

Violence and Nineteenth-Century Literature (RMMLA 2010; Albuquerque, 10/14/10-10/16/10; Deadline 02/22/10)

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Thursday, February 11, 2010 - 5:56pm
Jeff Miller / Gonzaga University

Seeking submissions for a panel on Violence and Nineteenth-Century Literature to be submitted as special session proposal for RMMLA Albuquerque, 10/14/10-10/16/10. Presenters must be RMMLA members by 04/01/10.

300-word abstract to Jeff Miller (millerj3@gonzaga.edu) or Brian Cooney (cooney@gonzaga.edu) by February 22, 2010.

Gnovis: Georgetown's Journal of Communication, Culture and Technology, Spring 2010, Due Feb. 23rd

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Thursday, February 11, 2010 - 12:31pm
Patricia Fancher/ gnovis, Georgetown's Journal of Communication, Culture and Technology

gnovis is Georgetown's online peer-reviewed journal devoted to interdisciplinary scholarship at the intersection of communication culture and technology. Published electronically twice a year, its mission is to present a forum in which graduate students from around the globe may share cutting edge research on the role of new technologies in politics, art, science, culture, and education. For further information please visit our website at gnovisjournal.org.

We are currently accepting submissions for our Spring 2010 issue. But don't delay -- the deadline is February 23. Click here to learn more about our submission guidelines: http://gnovisjournal.org/submit.

Modernism and Reproduction (MLA Jan 6-9, 2011; abstracts Mar 8, 2010)

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Wednesday, February 10, 2010 - 10:12pm
Lisa Carstens

How did reproductive science/politics influence literary representation? How did literary practices influence the priorities, ideologies, or rhetoric of the reproductive sciences or the politics of reproduction? Send 300-word abstract for this proposed MLA special session by 8 Mar 2010, to Lisa Carstens at lcarstens@vwc.edu.

Making It New: Dewey Scholarship in the Twenty-First Century

updated: 
Wednesday, February 10, 2010 - 2:01pm
SOUNDINGS: An Interdisciplinary Journal

Soundings: An Interdisciplinary Journal will be devoting an issue to new directions in scholarship on the work of John Dewey. Possible topics include:

Dewey and the ends of liberal democracy

Dewey and the legacies of pragmatism

Dewey and the Aesthetics of Everyday Life

Dewey and the New University

Manuscripts which address other aspects of Dewey's work will also be considered.

Please send three copies of your manuscript along with an electronic file on disk (WordPerfect preferred, but MS Word is acceptable) by April 30, 2010 to

Soundings: An Interdisciplinary Journal
216 Aconda Court
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN 37996

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