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Visions of Texts: Representations of Textual Symbols, Images, and Motifs

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Monday, July 15, 2013 - 2:38pm
California State University, Fullerton's Sigma Tau Delta

California State University, Fullerton's Sigma Tau Delta English Honors Society invites all submissions—from all disciplines—to this year's Far Western Regional Conference on November 15th and 16th.

4th Global Conference: Making Sense of: The Patient: Therapeutic Approaches

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Monday, July 15, 2013 - 9:43am
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net

4th Global Conference
Making Sense of: The Patient: Therapeutic Approaches

Tuesday 18th March – Thursday 20th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations

To witness and be aware of the fullness of the impact of exceptional nursing…is a sacred emotional uplifting experience…This realisation permeates ones whole being, bringing peace, endless gratitude and the deepest respect. As a result one can become a better person, simply wanting to radiate the same love to all within one's reach.
(A Patient)

[UPDATE] From God's eye to the Big Brother's room. Geographies of espionage. ONLINE: May 2014

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Saturday, July 13, 2013 - 2:15am
ALTRE MODERNITA' UNIVERSITA' DEGLI STUDI DI MILANO

The function of the eye that spies on us all apparently has never been benevolent, be it a tangible eye, an intangible, or a technological one. From the stern God of the Old Testament — who tracked down the culprits and punished them — to the evolution of modern dystopias, the eye has become increasingly implacable, ubiquitous, and immediate in its expressions, so that there is no time, nor space, left for a postponed punishment. If we want to find a good eye, a fair spy, it is necessary to shift to the side of the observer, of the hero (in this case, with no anti prefix), who sacrifices his/her safety for a larger good, with no doubts or hesitations.

British Women Writers Conference @ Binghamton University (SUNY): June 19-21, 2014

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Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 12:48pm
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Conference

"REFLECTIONS"

22nd Annual Meeting of the British Women Writers Conference
June 19-21, 2014
Binghamton University, State University of New York

For the 22nd annual meeting of the British Women Writers Conference, we will focus on the theme of "Reflections." Cross-disciplinary in scope and implication, we invite papers—as well as panel and roundtable proposals—to explore "reflections" as broadly as possible, whether they are physical or metaphysical; individual or cultural; social, historical or fictional; real or imagined; seen or unseen.

2013 SAMLA Conference "Cultures, Contexts, Images, Texts: Making Meaning in Print, Digital, and Networked Worlds" Poster Session

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Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 12:44pm
South Atlantic Modern Language Association

Visual Representations of Scholarly Work

INTERSECTIONS OF TEXT, IMAGE, AND RESEARCH
SAMLA welcomes proposals of representations of scholarly work that serve to explicate a researched topic and expand understanding through visual design and incorporation of visual elements and graphics. Proposals for this session should explain how research will manifest itself in the presentation. The presentation may be multimedia or a poster display. Limited technology may be available for multimedia/multimodal works.

6th Global Conference,Hope (March 2014, Prague, Czech Republic)

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Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 7:58am
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net

6th Global ConferenceHope

Friday 14th March – Sunday 16th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call For Presentations:

When Pandora's box emptied all of its ills that would plague the world, one small winged creature still remained: hope. The project inquires into the nature of this gift. Is hope, in fact, a good, encouraging us to do or be good? Or is it an evil; an illusion, perhaps an impossible fantasy? How does hope manifest itself in the world, in language, literature, and the arts? How – should – hope be encouraged? Is hope individual or collective in nature? Or both? What does hope contribute to individual or national identity?

CFP: BLESOK 91 (Articles and Reviews Needed)

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Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 3:00am
BLESOK 91

We are seeking articles/reviews/essays for the upcoming edition of the international, bi-monthly, peer-reviewed journal BLESOK (blesok.mk). For more information, on the content and format of this online journal, please refer to its website. Submissions are to be made in English; if accepted, the submitted work will also be translated and published in Macedonian (BLESOK is a bilingual edition).

Deadline: August 15th, 2013

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