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CFP: [Theory] Call for Papers: âRising Tides: Major and Minor Trends in English Studiesâ

updated: 
Friday, January 30, 2009 - 7:45pm
full name / name of organization: 
Thomas Polk
contact email: 

Call for Papers: “Rising Tides: Major and Minor Trends in English Studies”
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Graduate English Association Conference
April 17 & 18, 2008 (The conference is on April 18, but we plan to host a
social event the night before.)

“Upon those who step into the same rivers, different and again different
waters flow.”

Over 2500 years have passed, but Heraclitos’ wisdom remains salient. None
would deny that there are dominant movements and perspectives; yet, every
scholar must admit that the topography of the discipline is in continual
flux. Each year generates a new approach and a new trend â€" a new branch
from the old.

UPDATE: [Theory] SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green literature (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Thursday, January 29, 2009 - 9:17am
full name / name of organization: 
CANADA––U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green literature (March 13-14, 2009)

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KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

READINGS BY: Sina Queyras
Poet and author of Expressway (2009)

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: February 14, 2009.

CFP: [Theory] Early Modern Dis/Locations

updated: 
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 - 11:43am
full name / name of organization: 
Adam Hansen
contact email: 

Early Modern Dis/Locations: An Interdisciplinary Conference,
Northumbria University, 15-16 January 2010

On 15-16 January 2010, Northumbria University in Newcastle (UK) will host
an interdisciplinary conference on Early Modern Dis/Locations. The
organisers invite scholars and students working in literary and cultural
studies, history, geography, philosophy, and related disciplines to submit
200 word abstracts for 20-25 minute papers relating to any of the
following themes and questions by June 1st 2009. Contributors are free to
interpret and address these as broadly as they deem appropriate:

UPDATE: [Theory] CFP

updated: 
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 - 9:32am
full name / name of organization: 
Michael Hougentogler
contact email: 

Since 1985, the New German Review has been a medium for graduate students,
post-docs, and recent PhDs to share their ideas with the academic community
worldwide.

We publish articles on German, Scandinavian and Dutch literature, but we
strongly encourage contributions within the broader field of Germanic
studies, including history, culture, philosophy and linguistics. Book
reviews, new translations, and interviews also form an essential part of
our publication.

CFP: [Theory] St. John's University Literary Journal

updated: 
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 - 3:51pm
full name / name of organization: 
John V. Nance and Christianne M. Cain
contact email: 

This is a call for submissions to be considered for publication in The
St. John's University (Queens, NY) literary journal, The Humanities
Review.

The journal has published several notable academics in their
respective fields over the last few years such as: Gayatri Spivak, Amy
King, Nick Brandt and Peter McLaren.

The working themes for the Spring edition are:

CFP: [Theory] Collection on Dalit Literature

updated: 
Thursday, January 22, 2009 - 5:04am
full name / name of organization: 
Asha Choubey
contact email: 

The editor of a collection on Dalit Literature seeks quality papers on
related themes e.g.,
Dalit Identity
Dalit Consciousness
Dalit Autobiograhy
Dalit and Gandhi
Regional Dalit literatures
Subaltern voices in Dalit Autobiography

UPDATE: [Theory] CFP: The 11th Annual Conference of the Marxist Reading Group

updated: 
Tuesday, January 20, 2009 - 3:16pm
full name / name of organization: 
Michael Mayne
contact email: 

*Deadline extended: 2/2/09*

Hi all,

I want to let you know about our next MRG conference here at the University of Florida for March
26-28, 2009. We have confirmed Michael Hardt as our keynote. Below you will find the full CFP,
which you can also view at the conference website: http://grove.ufl.edu/~gsg/bwwc/index.php?
cf=5
For more information on our group and our past conferences, go here:
http://www.english.ufl.edu/mrg/

Please let me know if you have any questions. Hope to see you all in March! Best, Mike

University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida
32611, United States

CFP: [Theory] Call for Papers: Conference on Paul Ricoeur

updated: 
Monday, January 19, 2009 - 12:13pm
full name / name of organization: 
Dr Todd S Mei
contact email: 

FROM RICOEUR TO ACTION: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE
UK-IRELAND SOCIETY FOR RICOEUR STUDIES CONFERENCE

June 23-24, 2009

This conference will be held at the University of Kent (Canterbury, UK).

CONFIRMED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
Dr. Pamela S. Anderson (Philosophy, Oxford University)
Prof. George H. Taylor (School of Law, University of Pittsburgh)
Prof. Olivier Abel (Faculté libre de théologie protestante de Paris)

SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
Friday, April 24, 2009

There is an arrangement with Continuum to review a formal proposal for
publication of a selection of the conference papers as an edited volume on
Ricoeur, for their series in Continental Philosophy.

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