category: travel writing

The City and the Ocean: Urbanity, (Im)migration, Memory, and Imagination / Oct 16-17, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Center for the Humanities, National Sun Yat-sen University
contact email: 
chsc705@mail.nsysu.edu.tw

Call for Papers / International Conference
The City and the Ocean: Urbanity, (Im)migration, Memory, and Imagination

Reading Material: Textual and Cultural Objects // March 4-6 // Proposals due 1/10

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
UWMadLit@gmail.com

Reading Material: Textual and Cultural Objects

University of Wisconsin-Madison Conference in Language and Literature (MADLIT)
English Dept. Graduate Student Conference
March 4-6, 2010

Journeys - Ohio State Graduate Student Conference March 6, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Ohio State Germanic Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
stefaniuk.7@buckeyemail.osu.edu

In our increasingly globalized world, journeys have become a pervasive part of everyday life; however, this phenomenon is not limited to modern times.

Journeys - Ohio State Graduate Student Conference March 6, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Ohio State Germanic Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
stefaniuk.7@buckeyemail.osu.edu

In our increasingly globalized world, journeys have become a pervasive part of everyday life; however, this phenomenon is not limited to modern times.

Gender Across Borders IV: Globalisms (April 2-3, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Research and Education on Women and Gender
contact email: 
lrkerr@buffalo.edu

CONFERENCE WEBSITE: genderin.buffalo.edu/genderacrossborders.php

CALL FOR PAPERS:

The Nature of Culinary Choices: Foodways and the Environment (ASA Nov. 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Session Proposal for American Studies Association 2010 Conference
contact email: 
jeander1@olemiss.edu

CFP: Session Proposal for 2010 Meeting of ASA

The Nature of Culinary Choices: Foodways and the Environment

Travel Writings and their Social Impact

full name / name of organization: 
The Connecticut Review
contact email: 
ctreview@easternct.edu

Travel Writing

Turning on Rights: Politics, Performance, and the Text April 16-17, 2010 University at Albany Keynote Speaker: Joseph Slaughter

full name / name of organization: 
University at Albany, SUNY English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsoalbany@yahoo.com

“We must more than ever stand on the side of human rights. We need human rights.

Traveling on the Force of Change: Travel Writing in the Age of Henry Adams; Am Lit Assn, 5/27/2010; 1/20/2010

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing and henry Adams Society
contact email: 
william.decker@okstate.edu

In The Education of Henry Adams, Adams contrasts the “force” of the automobile for shaping lives of commercial travelers with the “force” that motivated the construction of the Gothic cathedra

Travel in Times of Travail

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing
contact email: 
jvolkmer@ursinus.edu; vogel@kutztown.edu

The Society for American Travel Writing invites proposals for papers on the topic, “Travel in Times of Travail” for the 2010 American Literature Association Conference in San Francisco.

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