category: travel writing

Inaugural Conference of the European Beat Studies Network (EBSN)

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European Beat Studies Network
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SEPTEMBER 5-7, 2012


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2nd International BAKEA PAMUKKALE UNIVERSITY Denizli, Turkey
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Denizli, Turkey
2nd International
Symposium of Western Cultural and Literary Studies

5-6-7 October 2011

26th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference in the Humanities: TRANSFORMATION / ADAPTATION, Nov. 10-12, 2011

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John Blair / University of West Georgia
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We welcome submissions in all areas of the Humanities, understood in the broadest sense, including Foreign Languages and Literatures, English, Creative Writing, Linguistics, Anthropology, Psychology,

Haunted Travel Writings

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MLA Special Session
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Pei-Ju Wu ( and Melissa Makala (

We seek papers dealing with “haunted” aspects of travel writing, from the nineteenth century to the present.

[UPDATE] Book Reviews – Mind/Body Relationships -- New Deadline - 3-16-11

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Schuylkill Graduate Journal, Temple University
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Book Reviews for Schuylkill graduate journal: Mind/Body
Relationships -- Special Issue

Call for essays: The Centennial Reader (31 March 2011)

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Mount Royal University
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We invite submissions for the second issue of The Centennial Reader. Essays can be on any topic of interest to an informed, Canadian audience.

Update: Rebecca West Conference September 16-17, 2011

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International Rebecca West Society
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Announcing the Fifth Biennial Rebecca West Conference.
To be held at CUNY Baruch (Manhattan), September 16-17, 2011.

“Rebecca West and Power”

Re-Negotiating Identity and Transnationalism-SAMLA-Atlanta, Georgia, November 4-6, 2011

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SAMLA- South Atlantic Modern Language Association
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Re-Negotiating Identity and Transnationalism

Cosmopolitans at home and abroad: Cosmopolitanism in nineteenth-century British and American literature.

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Dr. James Hewitson; Dr. Yvonne Elizabeth Pelletier
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This proposed collection seeks essays addressing cosmopolitanism and the figure of the cosmopolitan in British and American literature from 1789 to 1914.

Border Studies Past and Present:: The Il/legal, the State, and the Literary Discourse. RMMLA, Oct. 6-8, 2011

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Albrecht Classen/RMMLA
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This session will examine border issues in past and present especially in light of the tragedy of the US/Mexico border, soliciting papers that can contribute to the historical and cultural awareness o

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