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[UPDATE] CFP: Rocky Mountain Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels, 13-15 June 2012

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Friday, November 11, 2011 - 11:39am
Denver Comic Con/Rocky Mountain Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels

**Please note the date change from the previous CFP

New Guest Announcements:

•Scott McCloud (Understanding Comics, Reinventing Comics)
•Charles Hatfield (Alternative Comics: An Emerging Literature)
•Robert Weiner (Graphic Novels And Comics In Libraries And Archives: Essays On Readers, Research, History And Cataloging)

Stay tuned…More exciting announcements to come!

INDIGENOUS FILMS - SW/TX PCA (2/8-11/2012)

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Friday, November 11, 2011 - 10:10am
SWTX Popular/American Culture Association

33rd Annual Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
February 8-11, 2012
http://www.swtxpca.org
Proposal submission deadline: December 1, 2011

Conference hotel:
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
located in downtown Albuquerque, NM
1-800-421-1442

Comedy Studies: Special Journal Issue Gender and Comedy in the Twenty-First Century

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 4:53pm
Comedy Studies (Intellect)

CALL FOR PAPERS

Comedy Studies Issue 6 October 2012 Special Issue: Comedy and Gender

Guest Editor: Dr Katy Shaw (University of Brighton)

Comedy Studies is an annual international academic journal that covers multiple aspects of comedy, with articles about both contemporary and historical comedy, interviews with practicing comedians and writers, reviews, letters and editorials. The journal seeks to be instrumental in creating interdisciplinary discourse about the nature and practice of comedy, providing a forum for the disparate voices of comedians, academics and writers.

Forms of Life: Literature, Politics, Aesthetics [Update]

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 9:39am
The Department of Comparative Literature Binghamton University

Forms of Life: Literature, Politics, Aesthetics
The Department of Comparative Literature
Binghamton University
March 2nd-3rd 2012

Keynote Speaker:
K.L. Evans
Yeshiva College

evomusart 2012: Final CFP and GPEM's special issue announcement

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 5:01am
1st International Conference and 10th European Event on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design

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FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS

evomusart 2012

1st International Conference and 10th European Event on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design

11-13 April 2012, Malaga, Spain

[UPDATE] Film Theory and Aesthetics/Albuquerque, NM, USA February 8-11, 2012

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Wednesday, November 9, 2011 - 6:48pm
Jennifer L. Jenkins/SWPCA/ACA

Call for Papers: Film Theory and Aesthetics
2012 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association
33d Annual Conference February 8-11, 2012
Hyatt Regency Downtown/ Albuquerque, NM

Proposals are now being sought for review in the Film Theory and Aesthetics Area. Review begins immediately and continues until December 1, 2011. Listed below are some suggestions for possible presentations; other topics in the area are also welcome:

JOURNAL ISSUE - Acting Out - Trauma and the Ethics of Remembrance (full submission March 15th 2012)

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Wednesday, November 9, 2011 - 5:43pm
Performing Ethos: Interntation Journal of Ethics in Theatre and Performance

CALL FOR PAPERS for SPECIAL GUEST EDITED JOURNAL ISSUE

Performing Ethos: International Journal of Ethics in Theatre and Performance

'Acting Out – Trauma and the Ethics of Remembrance',

Volume 3, Issue 2 (November/December 2012)

Writing in 1922, Wittgenstein concluded his text Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus with the statement: 'Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one must be silent.' (Wittgenstein [1922] 1995). Drawing attention to the limits of language, Wittgenstein's dictum asks us not to speak of that which language fails to take account of.

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