category: twentieth century and beyond

Call for Papers: Ports of Call---Cultures of Exchange, UCLA

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UCLA Comparative Literture Graduate Student Conference
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As gateways to other worlds and world-systems, port cities, such as Tangier, Istanbul, London, Manila, and Kobe, one of Japan’s most important ports, are sites of economic and cultural exchange.

Fifth International IDEA Conference: Studies in English (14-16 April 2010)

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Fifth International IDEA Conference
Studies in English
14 - 16 April 2010
Atılım University, İncek Campus, Ankara


Deadline for Submissions: 1 December 2009

James Joyce and His Influence on Contemporary Popular Culture, Essay Collection (October 31, 2009)

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Erin Hollis
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Submissions are invited for a collection focusing on intersections between Joyce and contemporary popular culture.

Fantasty Ireland: Imaginings and Reimaginings

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North East Irish Culture Network - University of Sunderland
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Call for Papers

Fantasy Ireland:
Imaginings and Re-Imaginings

An international conference held at the University of Sunderland

13-15 November 2009

Shirley Jackson Collection (Sept 30 deadline)

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Matthew B. Prickett
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Longwood University

Proposed Collection: Beyond “The Lottery”: Critical Approaches to Shirley Jackson

Editor: Matthew B. Prickett, Longwood University

"Explosive Past, Radiant Future", International Colloquium (submission deadline, 30 September)

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Centre for Comparative Literature, University of Toronto
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The Centre for Comparative Literature at the University of Toronto

Explosive Past, Radiant Future

an international colloquium, March 19-20, 2010

Reading *Twilight*: Analytical Essays

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Giselle Liza Anatol
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Stephenie Meyer’s vampire saga, *Twilight*, has sold more than 42 million copies.

CFP: ecloga

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University of Strathclyde
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ecloga, a peer-refereed journal run by English Studies postgraduates at the University of Strathclyde, invites papers for the next issue.

REGISTRATION OPEN -- Conference: "Utopian Spaces of British Literature and Culture, 1890-1945"

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English Faculty, University of Oxford (UK)
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"Utopian Spaces of British Literature and Culture, 1890-1945", 18 September 2009, University of Oxford

Conference on Exiled Writers October 22-23, 2009

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Dr. Karen Tatum/Norfolk State University
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Conference Theme: “SINGING THEIR SONGS IN A STRANGE LAND: The Impact of Exile on Diasporan Writers”

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