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Borders and Crossings/Seuils et Traverses: An International and Multidisciplinary Conference on Travel Writing (22-24 July 2013)

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Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 5:31pm
Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, UK

Borders and Crossings/Seuils et Traverses: An International and Multidisciplinary Conference on Travel Writing

22-24 July 2013
Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, UK

Keynote Speakers:
Prof. Justin Edwards (University of Surrey)
Dr. Carl Thompson (Nottingham Trent University)
Prof. Margaret Topping (Queen's University Belfast)

CFP: CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERARY STUDIES 6-8 June 2013

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Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 4:58pm
University of Banja Luka & DeMontfort University

1st International Conference of the University of Banja Luka (BiH) in cooperation with De Montfort University (UK)

CELLS - CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERARY STUDIES
GOING AGAINST THE GRAIN
Contemporary Approaches to the Study of Language, Literature and Culture
Banja Luka, 6 – 8 June 2013

CALL FOR PAPERS

A NEW FELLOWSHIP FOR EMERGING SCHOLARS AND WRITERS

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Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 4:16pm
The Posen Foundation

POSEN SOCIETY OF FELLOWS

A NEW FELLOWSHIP FOR EMERGING SCHOLARS AND WRITERS

DEADLINE:

January 15, 2013

The Posen Foundation is pleased to inaugurate the Posen Society of Fellows, an international cohort of emerging scholars and writers whose work deals with Jewish subject matter. Each Fellow receives $40,000 over two years, and the opportunity to attend an annual gathering led by prestigious scholars and writers.

The Posen Foundation is now soliciting applications for the 2013-2015 class of Fellows.

ELIGIBILITY

[Update] Renaissance Men at the Middle Temple

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Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 11:28am
London Renaissance Seminar/Birkbeck, London

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Renaissance Men at the Middle Temple

CONFERENCE AND ELIZABETHAN CANDLEMAS REVELS

1st and 2nd February, 2013

To be held at Middle Temple Hall and Birkbeck College, London

To register or for further information go to http://middletemple2013.wordpress.com/
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Confirmed speakers:
Dr Sarah Knight (Leicester University), Dr Subha Mukherji (Cambridge University), Dr Lucy Munro (Keele University), Dr Paul Raffield (Warwick University) and Professor Jessica Winston (Idaho State University)

ALA 2013: Zelda Fitzgerald

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Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 11:15am
24rd Annual Conference American Literature Association

May 23-26, 2013
Boston, Massachusetts

This panel seeks papers that explore Zelda Fitzgerald's critical role as an artist in her own right (author/painter/dancer) apart from her husband and the limiting "Fitzgerald myth." We welcome papers that explore any of Fitzgerald's artistic works from any theoretical or critical perspective.

2013 PAMLA Conference: Call for Special Session Proposals: December 15, 2012

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Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 2:34am
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association

Proposals for special sessions at the 2013 PAMLA conference, which will be held November 1-3, 2013 at the Bahia Resort Hotel in San Diego, California, are due Saturday, December 15, 2012. To propose a special session, please send a 40 to 50 word abstract (describing the scope and significance of your proposed session), session title, your name, affiliation, and email of choice to Cheryl Edelson (specialsessions@pamla.org) by 11:59 pm Hawaii Time on December 15, 2012.

Childhood Studies at the American Studies annual meeting in November, 2013

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 9:00pm
Childhood and Youth Studies Caucus, American Studies Association

The Childhood and Youth Studies Caucus of the American Studies Association (ASA) is soliciting papers to form into panels for the next annual meeting of the ASA in Washington, D.C., November 21-24, 2013. The theme of next year's meeting is "Beyond the Logic of Debt, Toward an Ethics of Collective Dissent" (full CFP is here: http://www.theasa.net/annual_meeting/page/submit_a_proposal/).

[UPDATE] Shakespeare on Film & Television (Deadline 12/17/12; Conference 3/27/13 through 3/30/13)

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 8:00pm
Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Shakespeare on Film and Television Area of the National Popular Culture Association/ American Culture Association is calling for papers for its annual conference. This year the PCA/ACA will meet in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday March 27 through Saturday March 30, 2013 at the Wardman Park Marriott, 2660 Woodley Road NW, 20008 Washington. For further information, contact the conference website www.pcaaca.org

We have previously had panels on the following topics and invite new ideas all the time.

Update: Tarot at the 2013 PCA/ACA Conference

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 7:18pm
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference

The deadline for submissions to the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference in Washington DC (27-30 March 2013) has been extended to Dec. 7, 2012.

Submissions to the Tarot area are welcomed. Details available at the conference and area chair's websites.

Emily E. Auger, Tarot area chair
augeremily@gmail.com
website: http://emilyeauger.weebly.com/tarot-cfp-for-pcaaca-conference.html

PCA/ACA Conference website: http://pcaaca.org/

Trans-Scripts CFP: "Thinking Activism" (Deadline: Jan. 1, 2013)

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 3:44pm
Trans-Scripts, an interdisciplinary online journal in the Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of California, Irvine

Trans-Scripts – an interdisciplinary online journal in the Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of California, Irvine – invites graduate students to submit their work for publication. The theme of the third volume is "Thinking Activism."

19th Annual Southern Writers, Southern Writing Graduate Conference, 18-20 July 2013

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 2:32pm
Southern Writers, Southern Writing

The 19th Annual Southern Writers/Southern Writing Conference is a University of Mississippi Graduate Student event held in conjunction with the university's Annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference. Participants are encouraged to remain in Oxford after the SWSW Conference to attend the Faulkner Conference. More information about the 2013 Faulkner Conference will be available at http://www.outreach.olemiss.edu/events/faulkner/.

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