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CFP: [Theory] Myth And Fairy Tale Call For Papers

updated: 
Sunday, September 21, 2008 - 9:45pm
Melissa Morphew

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Deadline Extended
Abstract/Proposals by 15 November 2008 Priority Deadline
1 December 2008 Final Deadline
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 30th Annual
Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 25-28 2009
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 1.505.842.1234
Fax: 1.505.766.6710
Panels now forming on topics related to all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
The Special and Enduring Significance of “Little Red Riding
Hood,” “Cinderella,” and “Snow White” in American Popular Culture, Where

UPDATE: [Theory] reissue of: Bernard Stiegler and the Question of Technics

updated: 
Friday, September 19, 2008 - 1:13am
Grayson Cooke

CFP: Bernard Stiegler and the Question of Technics

"What has been neglected and repressed by cognitivism, as well as by
philosophy as a whole, going back to Plato's first gesture of thought, is
the place of technics in general in life, technics as the condition of life
that knows".

- Bernard Stiegler, "Desire and Knowledge: the Dead Seize the Living"

CFP: [Theory] Papers needed for Literary Journal

updated: 
Thursday, September 18, 2008 - 5:43pm
John.V.Nance_at_virgo.sas.upenn.edu,

This is a call for submissions that you wish to be considered for
publication in The St. John's University (Queens, NY) bi-annual 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 and Peter McLaren.

The working themes of this edition are Modern Social Custom Flourishes,
Exemplary Figures, Corruption of Dialect and Post-9/11 Noir. However, we
will not discriminate if your paper fails to converse with these ideas.
Whatever you have available will certainly suffice.

UPDATE: [Theory] Papers Needed for Literary Journal

updated: 
Wednesday, September 17, 2008 - 3:12am
John V. Nance

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 of this edition are: Approaching the Deconstruction of
Modern Political Rhetoric, The Corruption of Dialect, and Post-9/11 Noir.
However, we will not discriminate if your paper fails to converse with
these ideas. Please send any and all.

CFP: [Theory] MIGC: Faking It! Production, Knowledge, Authenticity (11/01/08; 02/20-22/09)

updated: 
Tuesday, September 16, 2008 - 2:44pm
Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

The fourth annual Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference at the
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee seeks submissions for “Faking It!
Production, Knowledge, Authenticity,” a graduate student conference to be
held February 20-22, 2009, in conjunction with the Center for 21st Century
Studies and its 2007-09 research theme “Past Knowing.”

CFP: [Theory] 'Aerographies': re-thinking elemental assumptions in recent material theories of space

updated: 
Tuesday, September 16, 2008 - 8:24am
Mark Jackson

SECOND CALL

Call for Papers:

Seeking submissions from colleagues across the geographical humanities,
social sciences and sciences interested in engaging with the themes of air
and elementality.

Annual Meeting of the Association for American Geographers, Las Vegas March
22nd-29th, 2009

'Aerographies': re-thinking unthought elemental and metaphysical
assumptions in recent human geographies

"...our concepts have been formed on the model of solids." (H. Bergson)

"Metaphysics always supposes, in some manner, a solid crust from which to
raise a construction." (L. Irigaray)

CFP: [Theory] Global Dictator Fictions Panel at ACLA 2009

updated: 
Monday, September 15, 2008 - 4:55pm
Jennifer Harford Vargas

ACLA 2009 Convention
March 26-29, 2009
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA

"The Form of Power, the Power of Form: Global Dictator Fictions"

Co-chairs: Ulka Anjaria and Jennifer Harford Vargas

CFP: [Theory] The Exemplary Other: the Arab and the Jew (Villanova University, April 2-4, 2009)

updated: 
Saturday, September 13, 2008 - 10:13pm
Zahi Zalloua

Call for Papers: The Exemplary Other: the Arab and the Jew in Continental
Philosophy, Center for Arab and Islamic Studies, Villanova University,
April 2-4, 2009

A panel to be held at the 25th anniversary celebration of the Center for
Arab and Islamic Studies at Villanova University, devoted to the theme,
“Mirror Images: Challenges for Arab and Islamic Studies”

Panel description:

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