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CFP: Resisting Oppression: Acknowledging Unheard Voices of Feminism (3/2/07; 4/14/07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 24, 2007 - 6:53pm
full name / name of organization: 
Christanstar_at_aol.com
contact email: 

The Southern Connecticut State University Women's Studies Program announces=20
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Fifth Annual Graduate Conference:

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Voices of Feminism=E2=80=9D

To be held on Saturday April 14, 2007 at SCSU, Adanti Student Center

Deadline for Proposals: Friday March 2, 2007

CFP: Feminism(s) and Rhetoric(s) (4/20/07; 10/4/07-10/6/07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 24, 2007 - 6:53pm
full name / name of organization: 
Barbara L'Eplattenier
contact email: 

Call for Papers

 

The 2007 Feminism(s) & Rhetoric(s) conference invites proposals on civic
discourse, feminisms, and rhetorics. The conference draws inspiration from
the 50th anniversary of Little Rock's Central High School integration, the
Clinton Presidential Library, Heifer Project International & the Clinton
School for Public Service.

 

For conference information, go to http://femrhet.cwshrc.org

 

Submit your abstracts online-http://femrhet.cwshrc.org and click Proposal
Submission

Deadline: April 20, 2007

 

CFP: Expression, Suppression, and Censorship (6/1/07; 9/21/07-9/22/07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 24, 2007 - 6:12pm
full name / name of organization: 
Jordan Berard

THIRD ANNUAL UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA ENGLISH GRADUATE CONFERENCE
 
"Art Made Tongue-Tied By Authority": Expression, Suppression, and Censorship
 
Conference date: Friday September 21 ­ Saturday September 22, 2007
Place: Department of English, University of Ottawa
Deadline for proposals: June 1, 2007
Contact: uottawa.conference_at_gmail.com
 
According to playwright Eugene O'Neill, "Censorship of anything, at any
time, in any place, on whatever pretence, has always been and always will be
the last resort of the boob and the bigot." Censorship continues to be a
major impediment to freedom of speech in literature, music, and visual and

UPDATE: Literary Pedagogy for Myth, Magic, Ritual, Religion (3/15/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 24, 2007 - 6:12pm
full name / name of organization: 
Roberta Sabbath
contact email: 

A Special Session is proposed for the MLA 2007
conference in Chicago.

"Reading the Wind: Literary Pedagogy for Myth, Magic,
Ritual, Spirituality, Religion in African, Middle
Eastern, Asian, trans-American Texts" explores
alternatives to post-colonial, Lacanian, and
post-structuralist readings.

Panelists are welcomed who can address the
supersensible dimension of a specific work from the
above geographic areas using its spiritual, religious,
cosmological, or philosophical context.

UPDATE: Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Caucus (3/1/07; RMMLA, 10/4/07-10/6/07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 24, 2007 - 6:12pm
full name / name of organization: 
J WING
contact email: 

 Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Caucus (03/01/07; RMMLA, 10/04/07-10/06/07 Calgary)
 
  Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Caucus Seminar
  Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA)
  October 4-6, 2007 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
      
 Papers are welcomed on any aspect of the GLBTQ experience as expressed through literature, film and/or theory. All proposals will be considered.
      
  Please submit abstracts of 300 words and be sure to include a title. On your abstract, please include your name, institutional affiliation
  (if applicable), email address, office phone number, and whether you
  will need any AV equipment for your presentation. The deadline for abstracts is Mar. 1st. 2007.
      

CFP: English Linguistics (3/1/07; RMMLA, 10/4/07-10/6/07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 24, 2007 - 6:11pm
full name / name of organization: 
rcote_at_email.arizona.edu
contact email: 

CFP: English Linguistics (03/01/2007; RMMLA, 10/4/07-10/6/07)

The English Linguistics Panel of the Rocky Mountain MLA invites the submission
of papers/presentations for its session at the 61st annual convention, held
this year in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on October 4-6, 2007. Submissions in any
area of linguistics or related fields are welcome; graduate students are
encouraged to submit.

Submission Requirements: 300-word abstract.
Submissions must be received by March 1, 2007.

Send electronic submissions as a Word attachment to:
rcote_at_email.arizona.edu

CFP: Benjamin and Latin America (3/16/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 24, 2007 - 6:11pm
full name / name of organization: 
DAVID KELMAN

MLA 2007
December 27-30, 2007, Chicago
Proposed Special Session
Deadline: March 16, 2007

Walter Benjamin in Latin America

Papers are invited that focus on the literary and theoretical relations between
Latin American texts and Walter Benjamin's work. Please send 1-page abstracts
to David Kelman, dkelman_at_learnlink.emory.edu, by 16 March 2007.

UPDATE: Me, Myself & Eye: Mediating Identity (grad) (3/30/07; 5/4/07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 24, 2007 - 6:11pm
full name / name of organization: 
gayle allan

UPDATE: Extended deadline for submissions: March 30,
2007.

Me, Myself & Eye: Mediating Identity (Graduate
Conference)

4 May 2007, La Trobe University
 
Spend a day at an interdisciplinary conference
organised by postgraduates from the English Department
at La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia.

We are interested in:

CFP: Male Beauty (4/15/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, February 17, 2007 - 2:49am
full name / name of organization: 
Lubovich, Maglina
contact email: 

We invite abstracts for a collection of essays on male beauty to be
published by Cambridge Scholarly Publishing. Save for the Greeks, Romans and
the contemporary art historian, very little has been said about beauty and
its relationship to men and masculinities. To its credit, masculinity
studies itself has surely emerged as a field of study and has covered much
ground in the last thirty years: we have understood masculinity as a
category for analysis and, like femininity, as a social construction; we
have supported and also challenged the "crisis" in masculinity; we have
studied it both with and without "men"; we have considered masculinity's

CFP: Ethical Criticism (3/1/07; RMMLA, 10/4/07-10/6/07)

updated: 
Saturday, February 17, 2007 - 1:53am
full name / name of organization: 
ALAN HELGA GOFF
contact email: 

The Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association's 2007 meetings will have =
a session devoted to ethical criticism. Wayne Booth's approach is the =
most common topic, but any paper proposal on the ethical impact (or why =
we should expect no ethical impact from an aesthetic medium) of =
literature is welcome. The deadline for paper proposals is March 1, =
2007. Send your 300-word or shorter proposal to Alan Goff at =
agoff_at_devry.edu<mailto:agoff_at_devry.edu>.

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