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UPDATE: [Victorian] SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green literature (March 13-14, 2009)

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Thursday, January 29, 2009 - 9:16am
CANADA––U. Montreal EGSS

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: Green literature (March 13-14, 2009)

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KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Clive Doucet
poet and author of 'Urban Meltdown' (2007)

CLOSING SPEAKER: Jacob Wawatie
Elder and director of Kokomville Academy

READINGS BY: Sina Queyras
Poet and author of Expressway (2009)

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Deadline for 250-word abstracts: February 14, 2009.

CFP: [Victorian] Victorian Content in Contemporary Markets

updated: 
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 - 2:20am
Victoria Haynes

CALL FOR PAPERS FOR PANEL PROPOSAL

VISAWUS Conference 2009, "Victorian Markets and Marketing"
October 15-17, Vancouver
Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies Association of the Western United
States (VISAWUS)

We are looking for papers that explore how Victorian texts circulate in the
modern market. In particular, we would welcome papers addressing how the
modern market appropriates Victorian texts, images, themes and culture.
Possible topics include (but are not limited to) film adaptations of
Victorian novels, neoVictorian texts, and the rebranding of Victorian texts
through illustration, editorial apparatus and movie tie-ins.

CFP: [Victorian] St. John's University Literary Journal

updated: 
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 - 3:49pm
Christianne M. Cain and John V. Nance

This is a call for submissions to be considered for publication in The
St. John's University (Queens, NY) literary journal, The Humanities
Review.

The journal has published several notable academics in their
respective fields over the last few years such as: Gayatri Spivak, Amy
King, Nick Brandt and Peter McLaren.

The working themes for the Spring edition are:

CFP: [Victorian] Annotated Bibliography of English Studies CFC

updated: 
Sunday, January 25, 2009 - 5:19pm
Johanna M Smith

Call for Contributors

Routledge are proud to announce the launch of the Routledge Annotated
Bibliography of English Studies (ABES), a unique reference tool for those
working in the field of English Literary Studies.

Routledge ABES is a specialised online bibliography providing annotated
entries on all of the most significant research in literary studies
published each year. It contains scholarly annotations on all the best new
criticism, from which users can find out about a publication, how it might
be of use to them, and whether it has particular strengths or weaknesses
that would be relevant to their work.

CFP: [Victorian] Irish Temporalities

updated: 
Thursday, January 22, 2009 - 10:00pm
Ellen Crowell

CALL FOR PAPERS

2009 MLA Convention, Philadelphia
Modern Language Association (MLA) / ACIS (American Conference for Irish
Studies)

The American Conference for Irish Studies will host the following panel at
the December 2009 MLA convention in Philadelphia. Please send 200-word
abstracts to Ellen Crowell (crowelle_at_slu.edu) by March 15, 2009. All
panelists must be registered MLA members by April 1st, 2009 to be included
on the Philadelphia conference program; all panelists must also be
registered ACIS members.

CFP: [Victorian] Tennyson Bicentenary Panel at RMMLA (3/1; 10/8-10/10/09)

updated: 
Monday, January 19, 2009 - 9:11pm
Ingrid Ranum

CALL FOR PAPERS

Tennyson Bicentenary: 21st-Century Critical Responses to the Victorian
Laureate

Special Topic Panel
Rocky Mountain MLA Convention, 63rd Annual Meeting
October 8-10, 2009
The Cliff Lodge at Snowbird, Utah (29 miles from the Salt Lake City
airport)

Submission Deadline: 1 March 2009

Paper proposals sought for an RMMLA panel commemorating Alfred Lord
Tennyson’s bicentenary year with new critical approaches to his poetry.
Papers on any of Tennyson’s poetry, from a variety of critical and
theoretical perspectives, are encouraged.

Email or send 300-word abstracts by March 1, 2009 to:

CFP: [Victorian] The Rule of Law: Legal Studies in the Liberal Arts

updated: 
Thursday, January 15, 2009 - 9:31pm
Matthew Anderson

Call for Applications:

The Rule of Law: Legal Studies and the Liberal Arts

A National Endowment for the Humanities
Summer Institute for College and University Professors
June 15 - July 17, 2009 (5 weeks)

Where and how does the idea of the rule of law originate in the Western
tradition? What is its history in the United States? What are its key
texts, traditions, and institutions? How does it emerge in the artistic and
literary imagination? Is there more than one rule of law in the American
experience, and, if so, how do local “rules of law” comport with a national
identity?

CFP: [Victorian] Negotiating Land: New Readings (grad)

updated: 
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 - 8:57pm
Joshua Bartlett

The SUNY Albany English Graduate Student Organization (EGSO) announces its
seventh annual graduate student conference:

Negotiating Land: New Readings

Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, 2009
Standish Room, Science Library, Uptown Campus, SUNY Albany

Call for Proposals:

UPDATE: [Victorian] Women Writing Space Conference: Registration now open

updated: 
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 - 3:56pm
Charlotte Mathieson

Registration is now open for "Women Writing Space: Representations of
Gender and Space in post-1850 British Women's Writing" taking place at
the University of Warwick, Saturday 7th March 2009.

For further information and a booking form please see the conference
website: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/hrc/confs/wws/

The provisional programme is also now available on the website, and
abstracts of papers will be posted shortly.

Further conference information:

CFP: [Victorian] Dickens Society Symposium (3/31/2009; Providence College 8/6-8/9/2009)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 13, 2009 - 8:48pm
Elizabeth Bridgham

14th ANNUAL DICKENS SOCIETY SYMPOSIUM
PROVIDENCE COLLEGE
PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND
6â€"9 AUGUST 2009

 
  The Dickens Society’s fourteenth annual symposium, business meeting and
dinner will be held at Providence College the weekend of August 6â€"9,
2009. Hotel accommodations will be in downtown Providence, RI, with
shuttle service conveying delegates to and from the college, which is
located in Providence’s historic Smith Hill neighborhood.

CFP: [Victorian] Life Writing and Intimate Publics

updated: 
Monday, January 12, 2009 - 5:51pm
Margaretta Jolly

A preliminary announcement of the 7th Biennial International
Auto/Biography Association Conference which will be hosted by the Centre
for Life History and Life Writing Research at the University of Sussex.

Call for Papers: The 7th Biennial International Auto/Biography Association
Conference

University of Sussex 29 June-2 July 2010

Conference Topic: Life Writing and Intimate Publics

The Centre for Life History and Life Writing Research and the International
Auto/Biography Association invite scholars and life writers to attend the
7th IABA conference, at the University of Sussex, Brighton, England.

UPDATE: [Victorian] Women Writing Space:REGISTRATION OPEN

updated: 
Saturday, January 10, 2009 - 9:16pm
Arina Lungu

This one-day conference will explore spatial perspectives on women’s
writing from a range of disciplines, reflecting the scope of contemporary
feminist interest in spatial configurations. The conference will address
the issue of “how British women writers represent space”, considering
questions such as, how do women writers construct literary space? What
types of spaces/places are represented in works by women? How are
received notions of space/place interpreted, accepted, or contested? How
do we theorise the textual spaces in women’s writing?
This conference is organised by Arina Lungu and Charlotte Mathieson
through the University of Warwick’s Humanities Research Centre. For

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