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CFP: MEDIASCAPE Journal of Film and Media Studies - "Urban Centers, Media Centers"

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Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 12:36pm
Mediascape

Call For Papers - MEDIASCAPE - Spring 2013 – "Urban Centers, Media Centers"

MEDIASCAPE, UCLA's open-access peer reviewed journal for film, television, and digital media, is now accepting submissions for its next issue. This next issue considers the theme of History and Technology in Cinema, Media and Visual Culture. Guidelines for submissions to individual sections are below.

Rebecca Harding Davis at ALA Proposals due 1/18/2013

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Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 12:14pm
Rebecca Harding Davis Society

The Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World will organize two sessions at the annual conference of the American Literature Association. The conference will be held May 23-26, 2013 at the Westin Copley Place in Boston, MA. For further information about the conference, please consult the ALA website at www.americanliterature.org.

Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses (journal issue) "Performing Identity, Performing Culture" (December 2013)

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Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 11:09am
Department of English Studies (University of Alicante,Spain)

RAEI is a referred journal published once a year by the Department of English Studies at the University of Alicante. We are now seeking for the next issue "Performing Identity, Performing Culture" (December 2013) essays which aim at discussing the issues raised by the definition of performance and performativity in relation to the politics of identity and culture in current cultural studies. Over the last fifty or sixty years, a growing interest in performance discourse – with its emphasis on the body, that is, on human experience, practices and affections – has taken place, floating free of theatre precincts and extending itself to other disciplines, including cultural studies.

[UPDATE] - ACTS OF ASYLUM - April 5, 2013 - Call Extended to 12/15/2012

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Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 11:01am
University of Pittsburgh Department of Theatre Arts Graduate Student Organization

The submission deadline for this call has been extended to December 15, 2012.

The Duse Society—the graduate student organization of the University of Pittsburgh's Department of Theatre Arts—is hosting a one-day, interdisciplinary conference, Acts of Asylum. This conference coincides with the opening performance of the University of Pittsburgh Repertory Theatre's original, devised play City of Asylum Onstage. The conference will be held on April 5, 2013.

CFP: Idiosyncrasy / Idiosyncrasie

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Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 10:42am
Ph.D. Program in French, The Graduate Center, City University of New York

IDIOSYNCRASY

March 1, 2013

A Graduate Conference by the Ph.D. Program in French at the CUNY Graduate Center

« On ne peut être normal et vivant à la fois. »
–E.M. Cioran
« On n'est peut-être pas fait pour un seul moi. On a tort de s'y tenir. Préjugé de l'unité. »
–Henri Michaux

Jack London Panel

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Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 9:20am
Popular Culture Association Conference March 27-30, 2013 Washington, DC

The Jack London panel at the Popular Association Conference, which is scheduled for March 27-30, 2013 in Washington, D.C., welcomes any paper that addresses the life and works of Jack London. The submission deadline is November 30th. Please submit the proposal to the conference website: (http://ncp.pcaaca.org/)

Gina Rossetti, Area Chair, Jack London Studies
Associate Professor, Saint Xavier University, Chicago

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: Film Theory and Aesthetics 2013

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Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 8:08am
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association 34th Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, NM

Call for Papers: Film Theory and Aesthetics
2013 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association
"Celebrating Popular/American Culture(s) in a Global Context."
February 13-16, 2013 Hyatt Regency Downtown/ Albuquerque, NM

Call for Panels - Europe and its Worlds: Cultural Mobility in, to and from Europe

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Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 5:56am
Radboud University Nijmegen, Faculty of Arts and Philosophy, Theology and Religious Studies

The Faculty of Arts and the Faculty of Philosophy, Theology and Religious Studies at Radboud University Nijmegen jointly welcome panel proposals for an international conference on their common research theme 'Europe and its Worlds'. At the core of this theme is the question of how Europe has always consisted of different worlds, how it differs from the rest of the world, and how it interacts with other worlds. This conference specifically addresses the many ways in which cultural mobility impacts on European culture, past and present. The notion of cultural mobility raises new questions on issues of persistance, change and interaction, as Stephen Greenblatt argues in Cultural Mobility: A Manifesto (2010).

CFP: TRANSLATING HOLOCAUST LITERATURE

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Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 5:51am
Dr. Peter Arnds, Trinity College Dublin

Translating Holocaust Literature, 15-16 June 2013, Dublin

La nostra lingua manca di parole per esprimere questa offesa, la demolizione di un uomo - Our language lacks words to express this offense, the demolition of a man. (Primo Levi, "If this is a Man")

September 11 Attacks: Twelfth Anniversary Conference

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Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 5:00am
Interdisciplinarity in English Studies

September 11 Attacks: Twelfth Anniversary Conference

On September 11th, a series of airplane hijackings and suicide attacks were committed against strategic targets in the United States. Nearly three thousand people were killed in New York City, almost two hundred at the Pentagon and forty more died near Shanksville, Pennsylvania, where United Airlines Flight 93 crashed in the open countryside, shortly after 10 a.m. The United States and the world were taken by surprise that fateful morning when hijackers seized four jet airliners.

Material Cultures of Early Modern Women's Writing - dealine Dec 12th 2012

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Monday, November 5, 2012 - 10:28pm
Early Modern Women’s Research Network (EMWRN) stream @ University of Reading Early Modern Studies Conference, 9 - 11 July 2013

Call for Papers
Material Cultures of Early Modern Women's Writing
University of Reading Early Modern Studies Conference, 9 - 11 July 2013

CFP: Seminar ACLA 2013 - Timekeeping in Print

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Monday, November 5, 2012 - 7:45pm
Mayra Bottaro (UC Berkeley)

This is a call for papers for the annual American Comparative Literature Conference which will be held in Toronto, Canada, April 4 - 7, 2013. The abstracts need to be submitted on the ACLA website: < http://www.acla.org/acla2013/> by November 15, 2012.
Timekeeping in Print: the Literary Register of New Temporalities

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