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Erotic Fiction & Literature Essays

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 4:35pm
Xenoppa

Erotic Fiction and Literature– Collection of Essays

Chapters sought for collection of essays exploring the erotic in literature and erotic literature. Articles may employ any theoretical model and advocate any position on this subject matter. Articles should be 5000 – 8000 words long and in English in MLA style. Deadline for finished articles 31st January 2012.
Send to: xenoppa@gmail.com.

Mobile Learning in the Humanities (M-Learning for Tertiary Education) - 15th November

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 3:39pm
David Robison / Innovation and Leadership in the Teaching of Humanities

If you would like to discuss your submission please e-mail d.robison@bradford.ac.uk

IJILTH invites papers addressing the connections between mLearning (learning with the aid of mobile phones, portable computers, ubiquitous location-based services etc.) and tertiary education, with special attention to the field of Humanities.

The Pedestal and its Mediations, Conference March 2-3 2012, University of Montreal

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 2:31pm
Department of Comparative Literature, University of Montreal

The Pedestal and its Mediations

Department of Comparative Literature, University of Montreal

The Department of Comparative Literature at University of Montreal 's annual conference will be held on March 2nd and 3rd. This event primarily aims at establishing a stimulating forum of discussion, drawing on interdisciplinarity, allowing the exchange between graduate students from diverse backgrounds. The conference will be devoted to the pedestal and the implications and problematics underlying this figure. Intermediary between the objet consecrated and its consecrators, the pedestal is the locus and the pretext of a singular mediation between the work of art and the world, the artist and his spectators, the writer and his readers.

Shakespeare and Bakhtin Book

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 1:55pm
Xenoppa

Shakespeare and Bakhtin Book – Collection Chapters sought for collection of essays exploring Bakhtinian understandings of Shakespeare. Chapters may interrogate any play, plays or poetry by Shakespeare (except for 12th Night which is already allocated Final articles should be 5000 – 8000 words long and in English in MLA style. Deadline for finished articles 31st January 2012. Send to: xenoppa@gmail.com.

Lacan & Horror

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 1:54pm
Xenoppa

Lacan and Horror Book – Collection

Chapters sought for collection of essays exploring Lacanian understandings of horror. Articles may employ any theoretical model and interrogate literature, film or any other media. Please send the following in the body of an email (attachments will not be opened) in English:

Final articles should be 5000 – 8000 words long and in English in MLA style. Deadline for finished articles 31st January 2012.
Send to: xenoppa@gmail.com.

Eroticism & Horror

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 1:52pm
Xenoppa

Chapters sought for collection of essays exploring the relationships between the erotic and horror and eroticism in horror. Articles may employ any theoretical model and interrogate literature, film or any other media. Articles should be 5000 – 8000 words long and in English in MLA style. Deadline for finished articles 31st January 2012.
Send to: xenoppa@gmail.com.

Collection of Essays: Lacan, Cixous, Kristeva & Irigaray

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 1:48pm
Xenoppa

Chapters sought for collection of essays exploring the and elucidating the theoretical work of Lacan, Cixous, Kristeva and Irigaray for undergraduate and postgraduate students
Final articles should be 5000 – 8000 words long and in English in MLA style. Deadline for finished articles 31st January 2012.
Send to: xenoppa@gmail.com.

Zombies vs. Professors: An Academic Symposium (April 13th-15th, 2012)

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 10:58am
Indiana University/University of Louisville

Zombies seem to everywhere these days, and now they're banging on the gates of the Academy . . .

The undead hordes have always represented a challenge to humanism and civility, to the humanities and civilization. Stalking the cultural horizon, they wreak havoc on notions of identity and agency, ideologies of expression, mechanisms of production and consumption, and boundaries of property and safety, culture and theory, bios and zoe, death and non-death.

The Writing of Spiritual Crisis and Conversion

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 10:14am
American Comparative Literature Association (March 29-April 1, 2012)

Spiritual conversion is truly one of the most radical changes one can experience or live through. Pierre Hadot emphasizes the dual nature of conversion: both as repetition – as a re-birth and the reiteration of the original event on which the religion we convert to is based – and as a new creation – as a radical rupture from what is familiar, depending on some sort of illumination that can make the soul embark on a new path.

CFP for the Open Issue of Rupkatha Journal

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Monday, October 17, 2011 - 8:32am
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities

Call for Papers: Open Issue, Vol 3, No 4

Rupkatha Journal seeks only original and scholarly articles, book reviews, artworks and poems for Vol 3, No 4 which will be an open one. Articles can be submitted on any of the following areas:

English Literature
Literature Written in Other Languages
New Literature in English, Indian Writings in English
Colonial and Postcolonial Literature, Cultural Studies
Critical Theories
Aesthetic Studies
Literature and Environment
Visual Arts, Digital Art, Photography
History of Art.

Creative Section
Any form of visual art
Poems (five short or one long)

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