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CFP: Literature and American Studies (1/15/06; ASA, 10/12/06-10/15/06)

updated: 
Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:19pm
Anne F. Walker

Call for papers for the "Intersections of Location and Literature in 19th and 20th Century
American Milieus" panel at the Annual Meeting of the American Studies Association (Oakland,
California, 2006). This panel focuses on relationships between place, author and text, involving
ideas of interaction that link artistic, social, physical, emotional and/or temporal spaces.
Themes can include, but are not limited to: questions of public and private; readings of the
palimpsestic; multiculturalisms; blurs and borders in physical, psychological, sexual, spiritual
and class lines; submission and resistance; the situated subject, as in we how we "act from" and

CFP: Faulkner Panels at ALA (1/15/06; ALA, 5/25/06-5/28/06)

updated: 
Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:19pm
Catherine Gunther Kodat

The William Faulkner Society will sponsor two panels at the 2006 American
Literature Association conference, to be held May 25-28 in San
Francisco. We welcome papers on all topics relating to the work of William
Faulkner, but would be especially interested in presentations addressing
Faulkner and postcoloniality; Faulkner and "things"; Faulkner and the West;
Faulkner and form.

Please send abstracts by e-mail attachment to Faulkner Society president
Anne Goodwyn Jones: agjones_at_olemiss.edu. The deadline for submissions is
January 15, 2006.

CFP: Narratives of Collective Memory in Latin America (no deadline noted; journal issue)

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Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:19pm
Alicia del Campo

Latin American Perspectives invites submissions for a special issue
devoted to Narratives of Collective Memory in Latin America.

The central theme of this special issue of Latin American Perspectives
is to interrogate the diverse forms of articulation of cultural memory
in Latin America in the Post-dictatorship period.

CFP: Regional Theatre Since 1980 (UK) (1/31/06; 9/6/06-9/8/06)

updated: 
Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:18pm
Mountford, Abigail

Call for Papers

The Glory of the Garden
Regional Theatre Since 1980

6th-8th September 2006
Liverpool John Moores University

In 1984, George Rowell and Anthony Jackson published their history of what we then more commonly referred to as 'repertory' theatre concluding:

CFP: Faulkner Panels at MLA (3/1/06; MLA '06)

updated: 
Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:18pm
Catherine Gunther Kodat

The William Faulkner Society will sponsor two panels at the 2006 Modern
Language Association convention, to be held December 27-30 in Philadelphia.
We welcome papers on all topics relating to the work of William Faulkner,
but would be especially interested in presentations addressing Faulkner and
postcoloniality; Faulkner and "things"; Faulkner and the West; Faulkner and
form.

Please send abstracts by e-mail attachment to Faulkner Society president
Anne Goodwyn Jones: agjones_at_olemiss.edu. The deadline for submissions is
March 1, 2006.

CFP: Latina/o Lit & Culture (1/16/06; ALA, 5/25/06-5/28/06)

updated: 
Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:18pm
Tanya Gonzalez

CFP: Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
May 25-28, 2006

The Latina/o Literature and Culture Society of the American Literature=20=

Association seeks proposals for several panels at the American=20
Literature Association=92s 17th annual conference at the Hyatt Regency=20=

San Francisco, CA May 25-28, 2006.

Unless otherwise noted, those interested in submitting a paper should=20
send a one-page abstract with your name, position, affiliation, and=20
contact information to Latina/o Literature and Culture Society co-chair=20=

Tanya Gonz=E1lez at tgonzale_at_ksu.edu by January 16, 2006.

UPDATE: Ancient & Modern Narrative (1/13/06; 3/9/06-3/11/06)

updated: 
Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:18pm
Kathryn Chew

Update: 41st Annual Comparative Literature conference at California=20
State University, Long Beach: "Ancient and Modern Narrative:=20
Intersections, Interactions, and Interstices"

Please note the new deadline for abstract submissions: Friday, 13=20
January 2006.

CFP: Iain (M.) Banks (2/28/06; collection)

updated: 
Friday, December 9, 2005 - 8:18pm
Martyn.Colebrook_at_english.hull.ac.uk

Working title: Bridging fantasies: Critical responses to the writing of Iain
(M.) Banks

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