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CFP: Only Human?: Medical Biology vs. The Social Model of Disability (11/30/06; SGES, 2/16/07-2/18/07)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:41pm
full name / name of organization: 
stacey
contact email: 

13th Annual Southwest Graduate English Symposium
  The Violent (Re)turn to Ethics?: Implications, Complications, and Situations
  February 15-17, 2006
  Arizona State University—Tempe Arizona
   
   
  Southwest Graduate English Symposium – 2007
   
  Only Human?: Medical Biology vs. The Social Model of Disability
   
  In her 1999 book Female Forms, Carol Thomas suggests that disability studies and activism would benefit from a social model approach to definitions of disability, as opposed to the long-standing contention that disability, impairment, and its effects are biological, physiological, anatomical—in short, medical.
   

UPDATE: Conversions (grad) (11/27/06; 1/26/07-1/27/07)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:40pm
full name / name of organization: 
Cosana Maria Eram
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2007 Stanford French and Italian Graduate Conference

"Conversions"

January 26 and 27, 2007

"The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it."
(Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, /Meditations/)

UPDATE: The Violent (Re)turn to Ethics?: Implications, Complications, and Situations (11/30/06; 2/16/07-2/18/07)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:40pm
full name / name of organization: 
stacey
contact email: 

Southwest Graduate English Symposium
  Arizona State University
  February 16 - 18 2007
   
  The Violent (Re)turn to Ethics?: Implications, Complications, and Situations
   
  Must the (re)turn to ethics involve a turn away from something else, or is ethics inevitably intertwined with other concerns?
   

CFP: Food and Performance (4/1/07; journal issue)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:09pm
full name / name of organization: 
Laura Lindenfeld

Text and Performance Quarterly

Call for Papers: Food and Performance, Food as Performance

Special Issue edited by

Myron Beasley, placePlaceTypeUniversity of PlaceNameChicago ,placeCityChicago, StateIL PostalCode60614
Kristin Langellier, Communication and Journalism, placePlaceTypeUniversity of PlaceNameMaine,
Orono ME 04469, placecountry-regionUSA, 207-581-1942;and
Laura Lindenfeld, Communication and Journalism, placePlaceTypeUniversity of PlaceNameMaine,
placeCityOrono, StateME PostalCode04469, country-regionUSA, 207-581-3850, [ mailto:Laura_Lindenfeld_at_umit.maine.edu ]Laura_Lindenfeld_at_umit.maine.edu.

CFP: Suffering, the Sacred, and the Sublime (12/15/06; 5/10/07-5/12/07)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:08pm
full name / name of organization: 
Holly Faith Nelson
contact email: 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Through a Glass Darkly:

Suffering, the Sacred, and the Sublime

 

Western Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature

http://ccltwu.no-ip.info
<https://webmail.twu.ca/exchweb/bin/redir.asp?URL=http://ccltwu.no-ip.info>

 

Trinity Western University

Langley, British Columbia

 

May 10-12, 2007

 

Keynote Speakers:

Dr. David Lyle Jeffrey (Baylor University); Dr. Richard Kearney (Boston
College); Dr. Maxine Hancock (Regent College);

CFP: Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness 8 (Austria) (3/2/07; 3/19/07-3/23/07)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:07pm
full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher

8th Global Conference
Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness

Monday 19th March - Friday 23rd March 2007
Salzburg, Austria

Call for Papers
(please cross post where appropriate)

This inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary conference seeks to examine and explore issues surrounding evil and human wickedness. Perspectives are sought from those engaged in the fields of anthropology, criminology, cultural studies, legal studies, literature, philosophy, psychology, sociology, and theology. Perspectives are sought from those working in the caring professions, the media, prison services, politics, psychiatry and other work-related and vocational areas.

CFP: &quot;New Worlds, Lost Worlds&quot;: Discovery, Change, and Loss in Literature (11/15/06; 3/10/06-3/11/07)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:06pm
full name / name of organization: 
Meredith Donaldson Clark

"New Worlds, Lost Worlds": Discovery, Change, and Loss in Literature
McGill University, Montréal
13th Annual Graduate Conference on Language and Literature
March 10-11, 2007

The English Graduate Students Association of McGill University is pleased to
announce its 13th annual Graduate Conference on Language and Literature, and
is seeking panel and paper proposals on the theme "New Worlds, Lost Worlds":
Discovery, Change, and Loss in Literature. The conference will be held in
Montréal, Canada on March 10th-11th, 2007.

Call for Panels and Papers

CFP: Rhetorical relationships morality and ethics (11/30/06; SGES, 2/16/07-2/18/07)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:06pm
full name / name of organization: 
stacey
contact email: 

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CFP: Justice/Ethics and the Postcolonial location (11/15/06; SGES, 2/16/07-2/18/07)

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Friday, November 3, 2006 - 11:06pm
full name / name of organization: 
stacey
contact email: 

of graduate student scholarship.
  Along with your abstract attachment, please include home and office numbers, complete mailing address, e-mail address, AV requirements, and professional affiliation. E-mail submissions are encouraged and more information is available online: http://www.asu.edu/clubs/gsea/sw/.
  Please send no more 350 word abstracts, attention Stacey, to: asu2007symp_at_yahoo.com
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CFP: Qui Parle (no deadline; journal issue)

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Sunday, October 15, 2006 - 1:42am
full name / name of organization: 
Nima Bassiri
contact email: 

The journal /qui parle/ is seeking submissions for a special dossier,
"Urban Intercessions: The City as Limit Politics." The dossier will
focus on how we could imagine the effects and conditions of violence or
political force — whether it be legal, racial, geographic, or gendered,
and whether the force be oppressive or emancipatory — within the
specific locality of a metropolitan context, one which is somehow
inflected by local or particular concerns and yet reflects a global,
international, or, at the very least, extra-metropolitan politics. What
role does the city — "modern" or "not" — have in current inter/national
political formations? How does it function as a site of violence or

CFP: The Politics of Immigrant Embodiment (10/27/06; NWSA, 6/28/07-7/1/07)

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Sunday, October 15, 2006 - 12:52am
full name / name of organization: 
nkwc
contact email: 

Papers are sought for a proposed panel for the National Women's Studies
Association Summer 2007 conference to be held in St. Charles, Illinois. If
selected, the panel will be part of the embedded conference sub-theme on
(Im)Migration and Mobility. The panel, tentatively titled, "Bridging the
Body Gap: Mobilizing Embodied Activism for Im(Migrant) Equity," seeks to
examine (im)migration with a particular emphasis on the body. In
particular, the panel seeks to interrogate how (im)migrant bodies are coded
as racialized bodies, 'alien' bodies, threatening bodies, 'illegal' bodies,
etc. Seeking to investigate how an embodied approach to (im)migrant rights

CFP: International Conference on Narrative (10/30/06; 3/15/07-3/18/07)

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Sunday, October 15, 2006 - 12:52am
full name / name of organization: 
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CALL FOR PAPERS
International Conference on Narrative

March 15-18, 2007
Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
(Conference to be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel)

Conference Web Site: http://narrative.georgetown.edu/conference2007/

Sponsored by the Society for the Study of Narrative Literature and
hosted by Georgetown University, the International Conference on
Narrative is an interdisciplinary forum addressing all dimensions of
narrative theory and practice.

We welcome proposals for papers and panels on all aspects of narrative
in any genre, period, nationality, discipline, and medium.

Keynote Speakers

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