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UPDATE: Literature Exploring Immigration, Emigration and the Experience of Wales (UK) (1/6/06; 4/7/06-4/9/06)

updated: 
Monday, December 5, 2005 - 6:14pm
J.M Williams

UPDATE: International conference on literature exploring immigration, emigration and the experience of Wales (1/6/06; 4/7/06-4/9/06)
Gregynog Hall, Newtown, Powys, Wales, UK

Please note new deadline for submissions 2006

TRAVELLING TO NEW WORLDS: IMMIGRATION, EMIGRATION AND THE EXPERIENCE OF WALES
The Eighteenth Annual Conference of the Association for Welsh Writing in English
7-9 April 2006

Keynote: Professor David Punter

CFP: American Women Write about Italians (1/9/06; SSAWW, 11/8/06-11/11/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 29, 2005 - 9:26pm
Bernardi, Debra

CFP for Society for the Study of American Women Writers Conference
(November 8-November 11, 2006 in Philadelphia)

American Women Write about Italians

While much has been published on American men who write about their
experiences in Italy (Hawthorne and James come easily to mind), relatively
little has been done about what American women writers have had to say about
Italian culture. The purpose of this panel is to explore just that.

CFP: Transatlantic Studies (1/15/06; journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 29, 2005 - 9:26pm
Brian Holcomb

_Atlantikos_ is a new online journal published by graduate students in the
English Department at Michigan State University. We are now accepting
essays written by graduate students in the field of Transatlantic Studies,
broadly defined as the study of textual productions dating from the age of
exploration to the present that originate in Europe, Africa, and the
Americas. We encourage both traditional and innovative scholarship
addressing textual, critical, cultural, and theoretical issues related to
Transatlantic Studies. Comparative literatures are within the purview of the
journal, although submissions need not be comparative in nature. The journal

CFP: Postcolonial Journal: Correspondances Oceaniennes (1/31/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 29, 2005 - 9:26pm
VERNAY Jean-François

Deadline : Jan. 31st 2006

CALL FOR PAPERS

FORTHCOMING ISSUE OF POSTCOLONIAL JOURNAL «
CORRESPONDANCES OCEANIENNES » FOCUSSING ON

DEPARTURES and related themes of:

• JOURNEYS (PSYCHOLOGICAL, GEOGRAPHICAL, EMOTIONAL…)
• LEAVING A PLACE (NOT) TO RETURN
• ANTICIPATION OF A JOURNEY: MAPS, ROUTES, ETC
• DEATH
• EXILE
• TRANSGRESSION, INNOVATION, DEPARTING FROM TRADITION/
A NORM, ETC
• TRANSPORTS
• ORIGIN, BEGINNING, POINT OF DEPARTURE
• SEPARATION
• MIGRATIONS
• DISMISSALS

CFP: The Lie of the Land: Scottish Landscape and Culture (UK) (2/1/06; 7/27/06-7/30/06)

updated: 
Sunday, November 27, 2005 - 11:22pm
Scott Hames

*CALL FOR PAPERS*

The Lie of the Land: Scottish Landscape and Culture

Presented by
The Centre for Scottish Studies at the University of Stirling
27-30 July 2006

Plenary speakers include:

Neal Ascherson, author of Stone Voices: the Search for Scotland
Prof Lawrence Buell (Harvard), author of The Environmental Imagination
Prof Steve Duguid (Simon Fraser), on John Muir
Prof Murdo Macdonald (Dundee), on revisualising the Highlands in art
James Robertson (novelist and poet) on history and place

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