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CFP: Speaking of Women: Womanhood in Literary Culture (4/15/06; collection)

Thursday, March 2, 2006 - 4:44pm

Submissions are invited for a collection of essays on women's literary
culture in 19th and 20th century literature. This book will pay specific attention
to the various ways in which women writers "speak" by confronting, connecting,
embracing, challenging, and defining identities of womanhood. Special
considerations include, but are not limited to: domesticity, mothering, sexuality,
representations of historical women, women of color, displaced women,
mythological and/or ideological representations of womanhood, communities of women
writers, the literary marketplace.

CFP: Hardy and Science (12/15/06; 6/14/07-6/17/07)

Friday, February 24, 2006 - 4:28pm

HARDY AT YALE (June 14-17, 2007)
Conference organized by The Thomas Hardy Association
Yale University, New Haven, CT.

CFP: Hardy and Science?Graduate/Postdoctoral Student Panel

CFP: Old Books, New Media: Using Technology to Teach Pre-1900 Texts (4/15/06; MMLA, 11/9/06-11/12/06)

Friday, February 24, 2006 - 4:27pm
Elizabeth Coker

Old Books, New Media: Using Technology to teach Pre-1900 Texts
With the advent of computer classrooms, web-based archives, digital storytelling, and a host of other technological marvels, technology in the literature classroom has moved beyond the occasional Zeffirelli or Merchant Ivory film to encompass a wide range of problems and possibilities for teachers and students alike.

CFP: Nineteenth-Century Reproduction (grad) (5/1/06; 2/24/07)

Tuesday, February 21, 2006 - 1:13am
Katherine Malone

An interdisciplinary graduate student conference
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
February 24, 2007
Keynote Speaker: TBA
The Nineteenth-Century Forum at Temple University seeks papers for
its first interdisciplinary graduate student conference. Proposals
are invited for 15-20 minute presentations that consider reproduction
in the nineteenth century, broadly construed. Topics might include
but are not limited to:

CFP: Irresponsibility in Victorian Literature (Singapore) (4/10/06; 9/28/06-9/30/06)

Tuesday, February 21, 2006 - 12:29am
Tamara Wagner

Apologies for x-posting. We are calling for papers and
panels on any aspect of discourses of
responsibility/irresponsibility in nineteenth-century
literature and culture. Please find further details on
the conference below.

Call for Papers: Irresponsibility (Singapore,
04/10/06; 9/28-30/06)

Inaugural English Literature Conference:
Division of English, NTU, Singapore, 28-30 September

CFP: Victorian Futures (3/15/06; MLA '06)

Tuesday, February 21, 2006 - 12:28am
Rebecca Stern

CFP: Victorian Futures: Beyond Nostalgia (Dickens Society, MLA 2006)

Narrative constructions of foresight and vision; formal engagements with the future (endings, future tenses, speculation); economic engagements (time-bargains, insurance, investments); the futures of Victorian studies. Abstracts and brief vitae by 15 Mar.; Rebecca Stern (

CFP: English Literature post-1700 (3/15/06; PAMLA, 11/10/06-11/11/06)

Tuesday, February 21, 2006 - 12:28am
Rebecca N. Mitchell

Call for Papers

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA
November 10-11 2006

**Session on English Literature post-1700**
Proposals welcome for 15-minute paper presentations concerning any
aspect of British literature after 1700.

Please email 500-word proposals (inline or as attachment) to
Please include your name, institutional affiliation, and preferred
contact information with your proposal.

Deadline for abstracts: March 15, 2006

Conference website with details and membership information at:

CFP: (Teaching) Mary Shelley and Her Circle (3/1/06; RMMLA, 10/12/06-10/14/06)

Saturday, February 18, 2006 - 3:00pm
Webster Garrett Erin L.

**Please Post**


60th Annual RMMLA Convention

Tucson, AZ (October 12-14, 2006)





Abstracts for 15-20-minute papers on any aspect of Mary Shelley and/or
her Circle are currently invited for possible inclusion at the 60th
Annual RMMLA Convention to be held in Tucson, AZ from October 12-14.
Proposals that give attention to teaching the Shelley Coterie will be
given special consideration. Proposals may be sent either
electronically or by regular post to


Dr. Erin Webster-Garrett

Radford University

Department of English

PO Box 6935

CFP: Modernist Writers Rewrite Victorians (4/1/06; MCBS, 10/27/06-10/29/06)

Saturday, February 18, 2006 - 2:59pm
Ann Norton



Paper proposals are invited for a panel at the Midwest Conference on
British Studies in Indianapolis, Indiana, October 27-29, 2006.=20


"Modernist Writers Rewrite the Victorians." How did Modernist authors
rewrite or re-imagine their Victorian predecessors? I am looking
particularly for papers that address one to three writers rather than
Modernists or Victorians as a whole. Topics are open.


Please send 250-word abstracts by April 1, 2006, to Ann Norton at


Ann V. Norton, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, English Department

Saint Anselm College

Manchester, NH 03102-1310