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CFP: Queer Space and Time (3/1/07; SCMLA, 11/1/07-11/3/07)

updated: 
Sunday, February 11, 2007 - 8:23pm
ivanchikova_at_yahoo.com

CFP: Queer Space and Time, Gay and Lesbian Caucus
(SCMLA, 11/01/07-11/01/07 Memphis)
    
  Gay and Lesbian Caucus Panel
  South Central Modern Language Association (SCMLA)
  November 1-3, 2007 in Memphis, TN
    
Papers are now accepted for Gay and Lesbian Caucus
panel at SCMLA in Memphis, Novemeber 1-3 2007. All
proposals will be considered. Papers addressing the
issues of "queer space" and/or "queer time" as
expressed through literature, poetry, drama, film or
theory are especially encouraged.
    
Please submit a brief abstract (no more than 300
words) that includes a title. With your abstract,
please provide your name, institution (if relevant),

CFP: East West Literary Relations session (3/15/07; PAMLA, 11/2/07-11/3/07)

updated: 
Sunday, February 11, 2007 - 8:23pm
Nan Ma

Papers (15-20 minutes) are invited for the East West Literary Relations
session of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
annual conference, to be held on Nov 2-3, 2007, at Western Washington
University in Bellingham, WA..

Please send a proposal of approximately 500 words and a brief biography to
Nan Ma by March 15:
nanma22_at_gmail.com

All presenters accepted to the panel must become members of PAMLA.
Membership information is available at www.pamla.org
Nan Ma
Department of English
University of California, Riverside

CFP: Realism's Others (4/1/07; collection)

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Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:55pm
Baker, Geoff

Submissions are sought for a volume on the topic of "Realism's Others." =
Based on a panel at the March, 2006, meeting of the American Comparative =
Literature Association at Princeton University, this project hopes to =
continue the discussion.=20

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The panel considered realism's creation of, and relationship to, the =
other. Questions discussed include:=20

UPDATE: ELN "Queer Space" (4/1/07; journal issue)

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Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:55pm
ELN2_at_colorado.edu

New Deadline For Submissions: April 1, 2007

Call for Papers: ELN 45.2, Fall/Winter 2007, "Queer Space"

Volume 45.2 of the new ELN (Fall/Winter 2007) seeks to make a radical
intervention in the discourses of both spatiality and sexuality studies.
Contributors will explore gay, lesbian, bisexual, and queer definitions of
space not only in relation to the built environment but in response to a range
of boundaries and sites. We invite analyses of conceptual, geographical,
discursive, virtual, and metaphoric understandings of queer space, welcoming in
particular interdisciplinary essays that move beyond extant work on the topic
that deals primarily with male experience.

CFP: Navigating Interdisciplinarity (grad) (2/10/07; 3/16/07-3/17/07)

updated: 
Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:54pm
Ronald Ng

The Centre for Comparative Literature at the University of Toronto
invites abstracts for its 18th annual graduate student conference:

?Navigating Interdisciplinarity, Cultivating New Spaces of Comparison?
Date: March 16?17, 2007
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Keynote Speaker: Haun Saussy, Professor of Comparative Literature at
Yale University

UPDATE: Translation in All Its Forms: Literary, Cultural and Intermedial (2/10/07; 3/23/07)

updated: 
Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:54pm
Joanna Daxell

* PLEASE NOTICE THE NEW DEADLINE : February 8, 2007
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La version fran=E7aise suit le texte anglais

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*CALL FOR PAPERS*

*8th Annual Graduate Conference in Comparative Canadian Literature

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*TRANSLATION IN ALL ITS FORMS: LITERARY, CULTURAL AND INTERMEDIAL*

Universit=E9 de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec =96 Friday, March 23, 2007

CFP: The Past in the Present (UK) (5/1/07; 10/27/07-10/29/07)

updated: 
Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:54pm
D.Sutton

***Apologies for cross-posting***

The Past in the Present
History as Practice in Art, Design and Architecture
 
An International Interdisciplinary Conference
Glasgow, 27th-29th October 2007
THE GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART - DEPT. OF HISTORICAL AND CRITICAL STUDIES

CFP: Reception Study (5/1/07; 9/27/07-9/29/07)

updated: 
Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:31pm
Philip Goldstein

CALL FOR PAPERS
2007 RSS CONFERENCE ON RECEPTION STUDY
The University of Missouri at Kansas City,
Thurs, September 27th, through Sat., the 29th, 2007.

UPDATE: Snobbisms (2/7/07; 3/16/07-3/17/07)

updated: 
Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:30pm
Equinoxes

Deadline extended:

Equinoxes 2007

Call For conference Papers: " Snobbisms "

The Department of French Studies at Brown University announces its 15th annual Graduate Conference

March 16-17 2007

Brown University

Department of French Studies

Providence, Rhode Island, USA

 

 

CFP: The Transforming Body in Popular Culture (UK) (2/27/07; 4/25/07, 5/30/07, 10/07, 12/07)

updated: 
Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:30pm
Periart21_at_aol.com

The Transforming Body in popular culture

University of Southampton, UK, 2007

There has recently been an intensification of interest in the changing body
in popular culture, from films and writing focusing on the makeover
phenomenon or gender reassignment, to reality TV programmes detailing surgical
alteration, to health-, celebrity- and horror-focused narratives presenting
transformation sentimentally or monstrously. These contemporary perspectives are
embedded in a longer history of transformation stories in
classical/post-classical cinema, literature, photography, art and performance.

UPDATE: Canadian Comparative Literature Association (2/8/07; 5/27/07-5/29/07)

updated: 
Sunday, February 4, 2007 - 6:30pm
Jan Plug

EXTENDED DEADLINE

CALL FOR PAPERS / APPEL DE COMMUNICATIONS
Canadian Comparative Literature Association
Association canadienne de litt=E9rature compar=E9e

UNIVERSITY of SASKATCHEWAN
May 27-29, 2007

Comparative Communities

We invite papers, or proposals for papers, as well as panels on the=20
following subjects:
Nous vous invitons =E0 soumettre des communications ou des projets de=20
communications, ainsi que des tables rondes sur l'un des sujets=20
suivants:

communities in theory
literary communities
trans- (communities across boundaries)
building bridges
dissemination (knowledge across borders)
spheres of the public
knowledge, power, discourse

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