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CFP: Faulkner and Twain (4/30/06; 10/19/06-10/21/06)

Monday, November 21, 2005 - 9:34pm
Debrah Raschke

Call for Papers
Faulkner and Twain
A Conference Sponsored by the Center for Faulkner Studies
Southeast Missouri State University
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
October 19-21, 2006

This "Faulkner and Twain" conference invites proposals for twenty-minute
papers on any topic related to Faulkner and/or Twain. All critical
approaches, including theoretical and pedagogical, are welcomed, as well as
papers on special collections of Twain and Faulkner. We are particularly
interested in inter-textual approaches and papers treating such topics as
the river, the frontier, humor, race, and history. Proposals for organized
panels are also encouraged.

CFP: Cormac McCarthy (1/1/06; ALA, 5/25/06-5/28/06)

Monday, November 21, 2005 - 9:33pm

The Cormac McCarthy Society will sponsor two panels at the American
Literature Association conference, May 25-28, 2006 in San Francisco, CA.
Proposals for fifteen-minute papers on any topic relating to Cormac McCarthy
are welcome. For proposal guidelines please see the Cormac McCarthy website
at <>.

Send proposals in MS Word by Jan. 1 to Dianne Luce:
and to Steven Frye:

Please include your contact information, including email, postal address,
and academic affiliation.

UPDATE: Children's and Young Adult Literature and Culture (12/1/05; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/8/06-2/11/06)

Monday, November 21, 2005 - 9:33pm
Diana Dominguez

New Abstract Deadline December 1, 2005
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 27th Annual
Albuquerque, NM February 8-11, 2005
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 1.505.842.1234
Fax: 1.505.766.6710
For further details regarding the conference (listing of all areas, hotel,
registration, tours, etc.) please visit the developing website:
Any aspect of Children's or Young Adult Literature (traditional or
contemporary) and/or Children's/YA popular culture issues – television,

CFP: Evelyn Scott and Art (12/1/05; ALA, 5/25/06-5/28/06)

Monday, November 21, 2005 - 9:33pm
Pat Tyrer

Evelyn Scott and Art sponsored by The Evelyn Scott Society

American Literature Association
17th Annual Conference
May 25-28, 2006
Hyatt Regency San Francisco, Embarcadero Center

CFP: Harvard East Asia Society Conference (11/27/05; 2/17/06-2/19/06)

Monday, November 21, 2005 - 9:33pm
HEAS Conference


The Harvard East Asia Society Conference would like to encourage anyone
interested in submitting an abstract for the 9th Annual Harvard East Asia
Society Conference which will be held from February 17 - 19th 2006. Please
refer to the attached poster for more information. If you have more
questions, please don't hesitate to email Amy Lee at

Thank you for your time!

Best wishes,

The Harvard East Asia Society Conference Chairs

CFP: Women and Justice (12/9/05; NEWSA, 2/25/06)

Monday, November 21, 2005 - 9:33pm
Dresdner, Lisa


 New England Women's Studies Association 2006 Annual Conference (NEWSA)


Deadline: December 9=20


Topics may include but are not limited to the following:

Representations of Women Women and War

Laws of the body Reproductive Health

Bodies of Law Women and Mental =

Movements toward Justice Women and Religion

Women and Leadership Women and Technology

Race and Justice Sex Work

Sex Trafficking Engendering Power

CFP: Flannery O'Connor (3/1/06; RMMLA, 10/12/06-10/14/06)

Monday, November 21, 2005 - 9:33pm
Arnold, David

Flannery O'Connor
Open topic
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
October 12, 2006-October 14, 2006
Tucson, Arizona

We welcome a wide range of papers on Flannery O'Connor for next year's
O'Connor panel. Paper presentations will be 15 minutes in length.

Please submit a 300-word abstract of your paper. Please include a
separate cover sheet with the following information:

* Your name
* Institutional affiliation (if applicable)
* Mailing address
* Phone number
* E-mail address
* Title of paper
* A-V equipment needs, if any
* Special needs, if any