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

updated: 
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)

updated: 
Sunday, October 15, 2006 - 12:52am
full name / name of organization: 
owner-cfp_at_lists.sas.upenn.edu

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

CFP: Members Only: Gatekeepers and the Future of Literary Studies (11/30/06; 2/16/07-2/17/07)

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

LSU EGSA Mardi Gras Conference on Language and Literature.
Feb. 16-17, 2007
Lod Cook Alumni Center
Baton Rouge, LA

Members Only: Gatekeepers and the Future of Literary Studies

Keynote Speaker: Timothy Brennan, Professor of Comparative Literature,
Cultural Studies, and English, The University of Minnesota.
Selected Publications: Wars of Position: Cultural Politics of Left and
Right (2005), Ed. Music in Cuba (2001), At Home in the World:
Cosmopolitanism Now (1997), .

The English Graduate Student Association (EGSA) welcomes submissions
on a variety of topics relating to language, literature, film,
cultural studies and pedagogy, for its 17th annual EGSA Mardi Gras
Conference.

UPDATE: Biography (11/3/06; PCA/ACA, 4/4/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 4:52pm
full name / name of organization: 
Leslie Fife
contact email: 

2007 Annual National
  Popular Culture/American Culture Associations Conference
   
  Boston, Massachusetts
  4-7 April 2007
   
  Boston Marriott Copley Place
  110 Huntington Avenue
  Boston, MA 02116
   
  Biography Area: Popular Culture Association
   
  UPDATED Deadline for proposal submissions is:
  3 November 2006.
   
  http://www.popularculture.org
   
  The Biography section of the Popular Culture
  Association announces a call for papers on
  Biography and Popular Culture. Panels run 90 minutes;
  each panelist has 20 minutes for presentation with

CFP: Cultural Memory and Canonization Processes (Switzerland) (12/1/06; 5/31/07-6/2/07)

updated: 
Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 4:51pm
full name / name of organization: 
R.Hohl_at_unibas.ch
contact email: 

MOMENT TO MONUMENT

Conference at The English Department of Basel University (Switzerland)
May 31-June 2, 2007

Keynote speakers:
Aleida Assmann (Univ. of Konstanz)
Péter Dávidházi (Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest)
David Morley (Goldsmiths College, Univ. of London)
Ann Thompson (King's College, Univ. of London)

CFP: Literature and the Obscure (11/1/06; CEA, 4/12/07-4/14/07)

updated: 
Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 3:22pm
full name / name of organization: 
Joe Pestino
contact email: 

Call for Papers for an NYCEA sponsored Special Topics Panel on
"Literature of the Obscure" at the 2007 College English Association
(CEA) Conference New Orleans—April 12 to April 14, 2007

We welcome submissions of NYCEA papers presented previously on the
following NYCEA Conference theme, OR new submissions on the topic of
this special session call: "Literature of the Obscure"

We also welcome full panel proposals fitting the above panel topic.

It is our desire to be able to field at the CEA conference a number of
panels on the above NYCEA conference theme; it is our intent to create a
subset of scholarly communities, arising out of the NYCEA affiliate,
within the larger CEA conference community.

UPDATE: Layering (Cyprus) (10/15/06; IAPL, 6/4/07-6/9/07)

updated: 
Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 3:20pm
full name / name of organization: 
Taylor Hammer
contact email: 

CALL FOR PAPERS =96 IAPL 2007

The 31st Annual Conference

*THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR PHILOSOPHY AND LITERATURE *

www.iapl.info <http://mail.google.com/mail/www.iapl.info>

UNIVERSITY OF CYPRUS =96 NICOSIA, CYPRUS

CONFERENCE TOPIC:

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*

*VISUAL / TEXTUAL / SPATIAL / TEMPORAL *

CONFERENCE DATES: 4-9 JUNE 2007

SUBMISSION DEADLINE *EXTENDED* - OCTOBER 15th, 2006

CFP: The Frankfurt School (1/15/07; collection)

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2006 - 3:49pm
full name / name of organization: 
Alfred J. Drake
contact email: 

CFP: The Frankfurt School (01/15/07; collection)

I welcome abstracts for essays to be included in a proposed volume on
any area of study pertaining directly or indirectly to the Frankfurt
School, for the publication of which I am in talks with Cambridge
Scholars Press.

Abstracts should be approximately two pages long, while full articles
will probably run 15-25 pages in the volume itself.

CFP: Revolutions (11/6/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2006 - 3:48pm
full name / name of organization: 
Equinoxes
contact email: 

Please forward to your graduate students.
Thank you!
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EQUINOXES

 

Call For Papers Number 8 (Fall/Winter) 2006

 

                                                                                                            

« Revolutions »

 
 
We shall not cease from exploration

And the end of all our exploring

Will be to arrive where we started

And know the place for the first time.

-TS Eliot, Four Quartets

CFP: The Violent (Re)turn to Ethics?: Implications, Complications, and Situations (11/15/06; 2/16/07-2/18/07)

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2006 - 2:57pm
full name / name of organization: 
st jack
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?

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