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UPDATE: [Theory] SENSE AND SUSTAINABLITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Friday, January 9, 2009 - 2:35am
full name / name of organization: 
CANADA––U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

<<<<< DEADLINE EXTENDED >>>>>

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

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 31, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 16, 2009.

CFP: [Theory] Inscribing the Impossible: Instances of the Letter in Psychoanalysis

updated: 
Tuesday, January 6, 2009 - 3:44pm
full name / name of organization: 
Rebecca Colesworthy
contact email: 

Inscribing the Impossible: Instances of the Letter in Psychoanalysis

Featuring Keynote Speakers:

Juliet Flower MacCannell, Professor Emeritus, University of California,
Irvine, and author of The Hysteric's Guide to the Future Female Subject,
The Regime of the Brother: After the Patriarchy, and Figuring Lacan:
Criticism and the Cultural Unconscious

CFP: [Theory] The Role of the Writer in the Process of Creating and Defining Art

updated: 
Tuesday, December 30, 2008 - 6:30pm
full name / name of organization: 
College English Association-Caribbean Chapter

Deadline Extension for the CEA-CC’s 2009 Conference

Call for Papers for a Panel for the Conference on Art and the Artist in
Society

The Caribbean Chapter of the College English Association (CEA-CC) is
extending the deadline for submitting proposals for the next conference,
Art and the Artist in Society (University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo; March
13-14), until January 18th. We are especially interested in
presentations for a session on the writer’s role in the process of
creating and defining art.

CFP: [Theory] Critical Sense: Institutional Memory/Memorializing Institutions

updated: 
Sunday, December 28, 2008 - 8:58pm
full name / name of organization: 
Ben Krupicka

CRITICAL SENSE: A JOURNAL OF POLITICAL AND CULTURAL THEORY

CALL FOR PAPERS SPRING 2009

Institutional Memory/Memorializing Institutions

Critical Sense, an interdisciplinary journal supported by the Townsend
Center at the University of California, Berkeley, invites submissions for
its Spring 2009 issue on different modalities and understandings of memory,
remembrance and recollection.

UPDATE: [Theory] BAKEA Symposium HERO

updated: 
Monday, December 22, 2008 - 9:18am
full name / name of organization: 
Pamukkale University
contact email: 

PAMUKKALE ÃœNÄ°VERSÄ°TESÄ°

BAKEA
Uluslararası
Batı Kültürü ve Edebiyat Araştırmaları
Sempozyumu

PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY
BAKEA
International
Symposium of Western Cultural and Literary Studies

7-8-9 Ekim 2009

7-8-9 October 2009

The BAKEA Symposium welcomes papers from the researchers in the fields of
English, American, French and German Cultures and Literatures

Deadline for proposals:
06 March 2009

UPDATE: [Theory] Speaker Update/Deadline Extension

updated: 
Sunday, December 21, 2008 - 3:12am
full name / name of organization: 
Daniel V Facchinetti
contact email: 

"Bodies in Motion"
The University of Rhode Island’s Third Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate
Conference
Saturday, March 28th, 2009
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Stuart Pimm, Professor of Conservation Ecology, Duke
University
Extended Submission Deadline: Sunday, February 1, 2009

UPDATE: [Theory] DEADLINE EXTENDED: The Machine in the Garden 2.0

updated: 
Wednesday, December 17, 2008 - 4:56am
full name / name of organization: 
Lindsay Cobb
contact email: 

NINTH ANNUAL EGSA CONFERENCE
"THE MACHINE IN THE GARDEN 2.0"
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
January 30, 2009 ● 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Barnhardt Student Activity Center (SAC) ● 3rd Floor Salons

. . . So many inventions have been added that life seems almost made over
new . . .
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

CFP: [Theory] where ghosts live (2/2/09; 9/4/09-9/6/09)

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 5:18pm
full name / name of organization: 
Graham Allen and David Coughlan
contact email: 

where ghosts live

Department of English, University College Cork, Ireland
4-6 September 2009

Confirmed speakers:
Prof. Nicholas Royle, University of Sussex
Dr Roy Sellars, University of Southern Denmark
Dr Sarah Wood, University of Kent

Call for Papers
Following the spectres of Marx, do we now see everywhere Derrida’s ghosts?
Or can it be said that the contemporary theorist has always been haunted by
the ghost (“which is neither present or absent, neither alive nor dead”
[Derrida]) of Derrida (“the philosopher renowned for his problematic
relation to presence” [McQuillan])?

CFP: [Theory] SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

updated: 
Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 12:54pm
full name / name of organization: 
CANADA&ndash;&ndash;Montreal EGSS
contact email: 

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green approaches to reading (March 13-14, 2009)

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

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Please distribute widely
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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: January 16, 2009.

Deadline for travel grant applications: January 1, 2009.

UPDATE: [Theory] Waiting Time

updated: 
Friday, December 12, 2008 - 10:38pm
full name / name of organization: 
The Comparative Literature Department at NYU

Waiting Time
New York University
Department of Comparative Literature
Graduate Student Conference
April 16-19, 2009

Keynote Speaker: Marshall Berman

Waiting Time

What are we waiting for? What awaits us? While often dismissed as a period of wastefulness or
lost time, waiting may also intensify experience and become a condition in which to consider
questions of modernity, aesthetic process, politics, erotics and the tempos of everyday life.

UPDATE: [Theory] Deadline Extended - Philosophy as Advanced Composition

updated: 
Thursday, December 11, 2008 - 8:50pm
full name / name of organization: 
Justin Hayes

UPDATE: A recent cancelation has opened a space on the NEMLA panel
below. Please submit abstracts by SUNDAY, DECEMBER 14 at MIDNIGHT.

Philosophy as Advanced Composition

40th Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association
(NeMLA)
Feb. 26-March 1, 2009
Hyatt Regency - Boston, Massachusetts

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