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CFP Leon Edel Prize (11/1/11) [UPDATE]

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 2:31pm
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Henry James Review
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The Leon Edel Prize is awarded annually for the best essay on Henry James by a beginning scholar. The prize carries with it an award of $150, and the prize-winning essay will be published in the Henry James Review.

The competition is open to applicants who have not held a full-time academic appointment for more than four years. Independent scholars and graduate students are encouraged to apply.

Essays should be 20-30 pages (including notes), original, and not under submission elsewhere or previously published.

Send submissions (4 copies, produced according to current MLA style, and with return postage enclosed) to:

[UPDATE] WSQ: Enchantment

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 2:08pm
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Women's Studies Quarterly (WSQ)

Call for Papers
WSQ Special Issue: Enchantment
Special Editors: Ann Burlein & Jackie Orr

Call for Papers for September 2011 issue of IJCSITA: An International Journal Dedicated to publish highest quality research with

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 1:37pm
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International Journal of Computer Science & Information Technology Applications (IJCSITA)
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Specific Notes for Authors and Readers: IJCSITA is committed to provide highest quality research and in this series there is NO Publication Charge for Authors as well as Readers {i.e. Zero Publication Charge}
Kindly forward this call for paper to your contacts also please
Submit all papers to submission.ijcsita@gmail.com
Call for Papers for September 2011
International Journal of Computer Science & Information Technology Applications (IJCSITA)
Volume 1 Issue 1, September 2011

CFP: Computer Culture Area: SW/TX PCA/ACA Conference February 8-11, 2012. Proposal Deadline December 1, 2011

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 1:34pm
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Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association: Computer Culture Area
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Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association

February 8-11, 2012

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.swtxpca.org
Proposal submission deadline: December 1, 2011

Conference hotel: Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

330 Tijeras Ave NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Phone: +1 505 842 1234

Re-reading Rider Haggard [update]

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 1:07pm
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John Miller, University of Northern British Columbia
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Henry Rider Haggard (1856-1925) was a novelist, country gentleman, social commentator, onetime colonial administrator and failed ostrich farmer whose prodigious output comprises a significant but under-examined contribution to late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century literature. While his two most famous works, King Solomon's Mines (1886) and She (1887) have attracted a steady stream of articles in recent years, most notably from the fields of postcolonial and gender studies, a significant proportion of his oeuvre remains almost entirely unstudied, despite their considerable popular success in his lifetime.

Graduate Journal aspeers Calls for Papers on "American Food Cultures"

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 12:05pm
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aspeers: emerging voices in american studies
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A familiar proverb tells us that 'we are what we eat.' Indeed, food is not only a daily necessity to sustain the body. The need for food, its production, its preparation, and its consumption turn it into an important cultural site and a crucial analytical category. Studying 'food' accordingly brings together a number of academic fields ranging from biology and agriculture to sociology, political science, history, and literary and cultural studies, to name just a few. In their interdisciplinary openness and diverse cultural significance, food cultures are central to American studies.

The End Of ...? (21.01.2012)

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 4:11am
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University of Kent
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The End Of ...?
An Interdisciplinary Conference on the Study of Motion Pictures

Saturday 21 January 2012, University of Kent, Canterbury

Keynote Speaker: Peter Kramer (University of East Anglia)

This one-day conference is for postgraduate students and early career researchers whose work incorporates the study of motion pictures and aims to explore the interdisciplinary conception and representation of "The End."

CfP: Shared Visions: Art, Theatre and Visual Culture in the Nineteenth Century

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 3:41am
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Nineteenth Century Theatre and Film, and the School of Theatre, Performance and Cultural Policy Studies, University of Warwick

CfP: Shared Visions: Art, Theatre and Visual Culture in the Nineteenth Century

Conference date: Saturday 11th February 2012 (10am to 6pm)
CFP Deadline: 15 November 2011

School of Theatre, Performance and Cultural Policy Studies, Millburn House, Warwick University

Title: [Akademeia] Multidisciplinary Peer-Reviewed Journal - Call for papers (Submit by 05-31-12 for next issue)

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 3:07am
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Akademeia
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Akademeia is an open-access peer-reviewed journal that publishes outstanding work from a wide range of disciplines and from scholars of all training levels. We are currently accepting submissions from the sciences and liberal arts. Prospective authors should consult the most recent Guide For Authors, available on our website, www.akademeia.ca. All submissions (either in the form of research articles, essays, literature, hypotheses, canvas, or reviews) are subjected to double-blinded peer review

Curating Performance: Re/activation Strategies

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 2:09am
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Lucian Gomoll / Museum and Curatorial Studies, UC Santa Cruz
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A panel/workgroup/exhibition for the Hemispheric Institute's upcoming Encuentro (conference) in Mexico City, March 17-25 2012

For more details and to apply online, visit: http://hemi.nyu.edu/hemi/en/mexico-overview/enc-2012-workgroups/949-cura...

5 curators/scholars and 5 artists will be selected for participation.

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