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CFP: fragment, 1300-2000 (UK) (12/16/06; 6/29/07-7/1/07)

Friday, November 10, 2006 - 11:13pm
Elisabeth Salter

CALL FOR PAPERS: fragment, cultural histories and vocabularies of the
fragment in text and image, c. 1300-2000.

Keynote Speaker: Stephen Poliakoff
Plenary Speaker: Dr Elizabeth Hallam
Publisher Interested: Manchester University Press
Deadline for Abstracts: 16th December 2006

CFP: Media Fields Graduate Conference (12/18/06; 4/6/07-4/7/07)

Thursday, November 9, 2006 - 12:42am
Media Fields

A Graduate Student Conference in the Department of Film and Media Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara
April 6-7, 2007

Keynote Speaker: Anna McCarthy, Associate Professor of Cinema Studies, New
York University; author of Ambient Television: Visual Culture and Public
Space; coeditor of Media/Space: Place, Scale and Culture in a Media Age.

Roundtable Respondents: Edward Branigan; Constance Penley; Bhaskar Sarkar;
and Greg Siegel; Department of Film and Media Studies, UCSB.

CFP: Not Your Mother's Feminism (1/15/07; collection)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:45pm
kellie bean

"I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat."
                                                                                                          Rebecca West
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UPDATE: Transgressing Boundaries: Interdisciplinary Dialogues (12/22/06; 2/16/07-2/17/07)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:45pm

We are pleased to announce that the keynote speaker for the 2007 Stony
Brook Manhattan Graduate Student Conference is Ralph Bauer, the visiting
associate professor at the New York University in the departments of
English and Portuguese and Spanish and an associate professor in the
department of English at the University of Maryland who will present a
selection from his forthcoming work entitled, "A New World of Secrets:
Occult Philosophy and Local Knowledge in the Colonial Encounters."

Call for Papers for the 19th Annual Stony Brook Manhattan Graduate
Student Conference

"Transgressing Boundaries: Interdisciplinary Dialogues"
Stony Brook Manhattan, New York
February 16th and 17th of 2007

UPDATE: Feminism and Popular Culture (UK) (12/1/06; 6/29/07-7/1/07)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:45pm
S J Gillis

* Apologies for Cross-posting * Please Forward to Interested Parties *
The Feminist and Women's Studies Association (UK & Ireland) 20th Annual Con=
Feminism and Popular Culture=20
University of Newcastle (June 29th-July 1st, 2007)=20
UPDATE: This conference is open to everyone; however, there will be a reduc=
ed registration rate for members of the FWSA - see =
for more details.=20
UPDATE: Please note that we will not be accepting performance pieces.=20
UPDATE: The conference website - with information about registration, accom=

CFP: Mourning, Hospitality and the Humanities (Australia) (2/23/07; 7/18/07-7/21/07)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:15pm
Tony Thwaites

Mourning & its Hospitalities | (after …)
a three-day international conference at the University of Queensland,
July 18-20 2007

followed by
Hospitalities of Literature | (teaching after ...)
a one-day symposium on teaching
July 21 2007

Plenary speakers include:

* J. Hillis Miller, Distinguished Professor of English, Department of
English and Comparative Literature, University of California at Irvine
* Derek Attridge, Professor of English, Department of English and
Related Literatures, University of York

CFP: The Philosophy of Love (grad) (1/12/07; 4/20/07-4/21/07)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Myers, Rachel

Announcing a Call for Papers:

Graduate Student Philosophy Conference

Texas Tech University


"The Philosophy of Love"


April 20-21, 2007


Keynote Speaker: Robert Solomon,=20

Professor of Philosophy, University of Texas, Austin.


Submission Guidelines:


UPDATE: Investigating the Middlebrow (UK) (3/2/07; 6/23/07)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Erica Brown

The call for papers has been extended to 3rd March 2007.

Investigating the Middlebrow
One-Day Conference, Sheffield Hallam University, 23rd June 2007

middlebrow, n. and a.
colloq. Freq. derogatory.

CFP: Memory and Nostalgia (Turkey) (1/5/07; 5/9/07-5/11/07)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm

May 9-11, 2007

Ege University , Faculty of
Letters, Izmir ,

“Memory and Nostalgia”

CFP: Beyond the Gate: Exploring the Horizons of World Literature (12/1/06; EGSA, 2/16/07-2/17/07)

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Matthew Landers

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).

"Beyond the Gate: Exploring the Horizons of World Literature"