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"Aging Studies and Drama" (March 29-31, 2012), deadline for proposals: November 28

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 3:47pm
Anthony Ellis, Comparative Drama Conference

Abstracts are invited for a panel exploring drama of any nationality or period from an aging-studies perspective. Sponsored by the academic journal Comparative Drama, this panel will be held at the 36th Comparative Drama Conference, hosted by Stevenson University in Baltimore, MD, March 29-31, 2012.

Papers may focus on questions of childhood, middle age, old age, the aging process, or the life course, among other aging-related concepts. While papers may focus on the representation of aging in drama—on the page and onstage—they may also address issues of aging and artistic production (e.g., a playwright's "late style," the way that aging has determined a performer's career, etc.)

Seventeenth Conference on Baseball in Literature and Culture (March 30, 2012/proposals due January 30, 2012)

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 2:26pm
Ron Kates/Middle Tennessee State University

Seventeenth Conference On Baseball in Literature in Culture
March 30, 2012

On the campus of Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Keynote Address: Dr. Daniel Anderson, Dominican University

Luncheon Speaker: Former Major League ballplayer TBA (I can't divulge the identity now, but we're working on bringing in someone well-known).

Women Poets of WW1 Essays

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 12:56pm
Marcy Tanter

Abstracts sought for a collection of essays about women poets of the 1914-1918 era. Subjects may be from any of the nations involved in World War 1. Abstracts received by March 30, 2012 will receive primary consideration. Collection has not yet been contracted.

Email preferred but submissions may be sent to: Dr Marcy Tanter, Box T-0300, Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TX 76401

Travel Now and Then

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 12:26pm
Oasis:An Annual Periodical of English Language and Literature

Travel Now and Then

Update: Northern Plains Conference on Early British Lit -- Meeting changed to 4/13 - 4/14/2012

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 10:51am
Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature

The Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature (NPCEBL) attracts advanced scholars, graduate students, and select undergraduates from the upper Midwest (and farther) to discuss pedagogical, theoretical, and literary-critical issues concerning the early literatures of the British isles. We also welcome discussions grounded in early literatures that cross cultural, period and disciplinary boundaries.
The NPCEBL invites proposals of up to 500 words for presentations or panel discussions. Please send these to the conference organizers electronically or by mail.

Rewriting Southern Literature for the Silver Screen (AUMLAC Feb 10-11 2012) [UPDATE]

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 10:28am
Robert Klevay / Auburn University at Montgomery

This panel will celebrate the past and continuing inspiration of Southern literature on Hollywood film. In Film Adaptation and its Discontents, Thomas Leitch declares the "primary lesson of film adaptation" is "texts remain alive only to the extent that they can be rewritten and that to experience a text in all of its power requires each reader to rewrite it." He recommends that scholars concentrate on how a given adaptation "reads" its source text along with any "literary, cinematic, or broadly cultural" intertexts contained within rather than narrowly focusing on the issue of fidelity.

Cyborg in Cinema

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 10:14am
Jura Gentium Cinema

The online journal 'Jura Gentium Cinema' (www.jgcinema.com) is seeking articles (3,000-4,000 words) for a special issue on the 'Cyborg in Cinema.'

News in Early Modern Europe - 5th-7th June 2012

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 9:37am
University of Sussex

The Centre for Early Modern Studies at the University of Sussex is to host a multi-disciplinary postgraduate conference on News in Early Modern Europe in June 2012. We invite proposals for individual papers of 20 minutes or panels of up to three speakers that address any aspect of this theme. Although the conference is particularly directed towards postgraduates, we welcome scholars at all levels of their career.

Plenary speakers include: Joad Raymond (University of East Anglia), Andrew Pettegree (University of St Andrews).

CFP - International Journal of Computational Linguistics (IJCL)

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 2:37am
Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals)

Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals) invites researchers, editors, scientists & scholars to publish their scientific research papers in an International Journal of Computational Linguistics (IJCL) Volume 3, Issue 1.

CFP - International Journal of Applied Sciences (IJAS)

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 2:32am
Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals)

Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals) invites researchers, editors, scientists & scholars to publish their scientific research papers in an International Journal of Applied Sciences (IJAS) Volume 3, Issue 1.

CFP - International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems (IJAE)

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 2:26am
Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals)

Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals) invites researchers, editors, scientists & scholars to publish their scientific research papers in an International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems (IJAE) Volume 3, Issue 1.

CFP - Geoinformatica - An International Journal (GIIJ)

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 2:20am
Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals)

Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals) invites researchers, editors, scientists & scholars to publish their scientific research papers in a Geoinformatica - An International Journal (GIIJ) Volume 2, Issue 1.

CFP - Advances in Multimedia - An International Journal (AMIJ)

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 1:49am
Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals)

Computer Science Journals (CSC Journals) invites researchers, editors, scientists & scholars to publish their scientific research papers in Advances in Multimedia - An International Journal (AMIJ) Volume 3, Issue 1.

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