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CFP: Literature, Writing, and the Natural World (7/15/06; EAPSU, 10/20/06-10/22/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 1, 2006 - 12:46pm
Ulrich, Dr John M

CALL FOR PAPERS

English Association of the Pennsylvania State Universities

EAPSU 2006 CONFERENCE

Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

October 20, 21, and 22, 2006

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LITERATURE, WRITING, AND THE NATURAL WORLD

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Featured Speaker: Bill McKibben

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We invite proposals for individual papers or panels from faculty and =
graduate students. Topics may include, but are not limited to:

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Nature Writing

Ecocriticism, Ecofeminism

Literature and the Natural Sciences/Natural History

Literature and Evolution

Literature and Environmental Studies

Literature and Natural Disasters

Literature, the Environment, and Disease

CFP: Cixous, Theatre, Death (5/10/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, May 1, 2006 - 12:46pm
Jmfx403_at_aol.com

THE STONEWRITERS' MEMORIAL

Managing Director: Jon Collier
Editor: James Fox

Special Issue: "We Need a Dead (Wo)man to Begin" --Helene Cixous
 
 
 
Please submit by 10 May 2006
 
To: _Stonewriters_at_aol.com_ (mailto:Stonewriters_at_aol.com)
 
or:
 
James Fox, Editor
The Stonewriters' Memorial
SUNY Albany
E-32022 Capital Hill
Empire Commons-7883
Albany, NY 12222
 
 
 
Submission Guidelines:
 

Photography, artwork, and photos of plastic art should be submitted in two
formats: an 8 x 10 B&W glossy or a professional quality photocopy, and a CD.
For written work, please submit no more than:

UPDATE: Irresponsibility (Singapore) (5/15/06; 9/28/06-9/30/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 25, 2006 - 2:19pm
Tamara Wagner

Update and Final Call for Papers:
Irresponsibility (Singapore, 05/15/06; 9/28-30/06)

Inaugural English Literature Conference:
IRRESPONSIBILITY
Division of English, NTU, Singapore, 28-30 September
2006

This is the final call for papers for the upcoming
conference on irresponsibility in literature. The
keynote and plenary speakers have now been confirmed:

J. Hillis Miller, former president of the Modern
Language Association, Emeritus Distinguished Professor
of English and Comparative Literature at University of
California, Irvine.

Shirley Chew, Emeritus Professor at the University of
Leeds, and Visiting Professor at NTU.

CFP: Creative Readings of Old Benjamin (Australia) (6/16/06; 8/17/06-8/19/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 25, 2006 - 2:19pm
John Grech

Proposals for papers are invited for a panel at the "Walter Benjamin
and the Architecture of Modernity" conference to be held in Sydney,
August 17 - 19

Panel Title; "Brushing Up Against The Grain": Creative readings
(between the lines) of old Benjamin.

Chair; John Grech

Panel Description

CFP: The Spaces Between and Betwixt - Border Crossing, Cultural Translation and the Subject of English (7/15/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 25, 2006 - 2:18pm
ABC Journal

The Academic Anglophone Society of Romania seeks contributions for the forthcoming issue of its journal,
American, British and Canadian Studies. In September, ABC will be publishing a Special Issue focusing on The
Spaces between and betwixt: Border crossing, Cultural Translation and the Subject of English. We are thus calling
for submissions on any relevant topic in linguistics, literary and cultural studies involving translation theory
and practice, including theoretical interventions, creative-critical essays on emergent subfields, and
pedagogical approaches to working with translation. We are especially eager for academic articles addressing

CFP: The "F" Word: The Next Season (5/24/06; Women and Theatre, 8/1/06-8/2/06)

updated: 
Friday, April 21, 2006 - 4:12pm
Jennifer-Scott Mobley

***please feel free to forward this to any interested students, colleagues
or list-serves *****

 

Graduate Student Working Group- The "F" Word: The Next Season

Call for Participants

2006 Women and Theatre Conference August 1-2, Chicago

Deadline for Submission May 24th

 

The mission of this working group is to create a student-driven roundtable
as part of an effort to engage more grad students in the conversation
surrounding feminism, as well as to establish a stronger network, and an
ongoing discussion amongst graduate scholars in WTP related fields
surrounding the following questions:

 

CFP: American Name Society Annual Meeting (8/1/06; 1/4/07-1/7/07)

updated: 
Friday, April 21, 2006 - 3:07pm
Priscilla Ord

April 17, 2006

    The American Name Society (ANS), an academic professional =
organization devoted to the study of names and their role in society, =
invites pr=E9cis and abstracts for papers and program suggestions for =
its annual meeting to be held in conjunction with the Linguistic Society =
of America (LSA), the American Dialect Society (ADS), and other allied =
professional organizations at the Anaheim Hilton, Anaheim, CA, January =
4-7, 2007.

CFP: Time: Limits and Constraints (6/30/06; 7/28/07-8/3/07)

updated: 
Friday, April 21, 2006 - 3:07pm
Robert R. Daniel Jr.

The International Society for the Study of Time
announces its
Thirteenth Triennial Conference
Time: Limits and Constraints

Asilomar Conference Center
Monterey, California, USA
July 28 - August 3, 2007

CFP: The Future/Ends of Narrative/Theory (5/1/06; MMLA, 11/9/06-11/12/06)

updated: 
Friday, April 21, 2006 - 3:06pm
Mark A Pettus

=B3The Future/Ends of Narrative/Theory=B2
MMLA 2006 Comparative Literature Panel
9-12 November 2006, Palmer House Hilton, Chicago IL
contact: Mark Pettus (mapettus_at_wisc.edu), University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Faced with practice, theory often turns its gaze toward the future, casting
predictions from a symptomatic present. Out of the present, theory often
prophesies the end of a movement or its continued progress.
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Kant, for instance, read the French Revolution as a sign of mankind=B9s
progress and Prussia=B9s peace with the revolutionary government of France as
portending perpetual peace between all nations. Earlier in =B3Idea for

CFP: Deleuze: Texts and Images (10/1/06; 4/5/07-4/8/07)

updated: 
Friday, April 21, 2006 - 3:06pm
Sol Neely

Deleuze: Texts and Images

The 9th Annual University of South Carolina Comparative Literature Conference,
An International Conference

5th - 8th April, 2007

Over the past two decades, readers of the works of Gilles Deleuze have had
several opportunities to participate in international conferences held at Trent
University and organized by Constantin V. Boundas. In that tradition, we
announce the organization of a conference to take place on the campus of the
University of South Carolina(Columbia, SC, USA), between April 5 and 8, 2007,
sponsored by the Program in Comparative Literature , the English Department,
and the College of Arts and Sciences.

CFP: Theory after Derrida (7/31/06; collection)

updated: 
Friday, April 21, 2006 - 3:06pm
baral

                    Call for Papers for a volume on

                           Theory After Derrida

CFP: State of Stylistics (Finland) (5/31/06; PALA, 7/26/06-7/29/06)

updated: 
Friday, April 21, 2006 - 3:06pm
martin.gliserman_at_rutgers.edu

PALA 2006 Joensuu Finland Call for papers
There has been much debate in recent years within the broad
domain of stylistics about how to define this field of
investigation. This same debate most recently arose at our last
gathering in Huddersfield (July 2005). How has stylistics
evolved since the early 1970s? How do we define "stylistics"
today? What are its aims? How do we go about meeting these
aims? Can we realistically reach a consensus? How viable is
stylistics in the 21st century? What could be its main
contributions? To what extent is stylistics an interdisciplinary
venture? The purpose of this conference is to reflect upon
these broad questions: to consider what state the state of

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