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CFP: [Graduate] SYMBIOSIS

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Monday, December 10, 2007 - 11:30pm
Michael Petitti

The First Annual Syntext/SynThink Graduate Student Conference
 
SYMBIOSIS
Writing/Life/Literature
April 4-5, 2008
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA
Calls for symbiotic modes of writing, thinking, performance

CFP: [Theatre] Masks: the online journal of law and theatre

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Monday, December 10, 2007 - 10:17pm
Sharon Sutherland

Masks: the online journal of law and theatre is a new multi-disciplinary, peer-reviewed online
journal based at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Law. The journal’s focus is on the
intersections of law and theatre. Diverse scholarship exists on some of these intersections,
including: courtroom as theatre; historical connections between theatre and the Inns of Court;
lawyer playwrights; images of lawyers in popular culture; law in literature studies of plays; and
legislative theatre. Masks seeks to bring together continuing scholarship in these areas and to
provide a forum for discussions of new areas of research.

CFP: [Theatre] Masks: Law and Theatre conference

updated: 
Monday, December 10, 2007 - 10:16pm
Sharon Sutherland

Masks: the online journal of law and theatre will be launched at a Law and Theatre conference in
Vancouver, June 17-19, 2008. The conference will focus on the intersections of law and theatre
and seeks to explore a wide range of possibilities.

The Masks Conference will be divided into three thematic days:

Day 1 â€" Academic Day: Scholars will present their academic papers, which we encourage be
submitted to the Masks journal as well.

Day 2 â€" Workshop Day: This day will focus on active workshop sessions exploring all aspects of
the intersection of law and theatre.

CFP: [American] American Women's Supernatural Fiction

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Monday, December 10, 2007 - 9:31pm
Cindy Murillo

Proposed Panel: Do I Fear What I See?: Exploring the Supernatural in
American Women’s Fiction
College English Association
Conference Theme: “Passages”
March 27-29, 2008
St. Louis, MO

This is a call for papers to complete a panel proposal on American women’s
supernatural fiction for the College English Association national
conference in St. Louis.

CFP: [American] James Agee at ALA

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Monday, December 10, 2007 - 8:54pm
Hugh Davis

The James Agee Society requests proposals for 20-minute presentations to be
delivered at the 2008 American Literature Conference on any aspect of James
Agee's work. Recent topics have included Agee's poetry, reconsiderations of
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men and The Morning Watch, and Agee as film critic
and translator of foreign films. Of particular interest are papers treating
the restored edition of A Death in the Family. Send 250-word abstracts by
January 20, 2008, to Hugh Davis at hdavis3_at_utk.edu.

CFP: [Victorian] PUBLIC AND PRIVATE POLITICS OF VICTORIAN ENGLAND, Seattle, Oct 2-4, 2008

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Monday, December 10, 2007 - 7:11pm
Julie Codell

2008 CONFERENCE for Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies Association of the
Western US (VISAWUS) in Seattle, Oct 2-4, 2008.

2008 is an election year in the US and our topic is meant to rethink the
nature and practices of political across all areas of Victorian life. For a
list of suggested (but not limiting) topics, see www.visawus.org and click
to link to conferences. This conference will consider the notion of
Victorian politics in the widest possible meaning. Topics from all
disciplines are welcome and can cover

CFP: [Collections] Professional Studies Review (3/31/08; journal issue)

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Monday, December 10, 2007 - 6:35pm
Joseph Marotta

Professional Studies Review (PSR) is a refereed journal published by St.
John's University in New York, devoted to the pedagogical needs and
research interests of those working within career-oriented disciplines.
The Review is currently accepting papers for its next issue scheduled for
publication in the summer of 2008. Deadline for submission: March 31,
2008.
  
Scholars and professionals are invited to submit articles that will
provide readers with new and valuable research results, stimulate their
thinking about developments in their fields, and provide a critical forum
for further discussion and scholarship. We are especially interested in

UPDATE: [American] The International William Dean Howells (ALA 2008)

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Monday, December 10, 2007 - 6:28pm
Rob Davidson

The William Dean Howells Society invites paper proposals addressing “The
International Howells” for the 2008 ALA Convention in San Francisco (22-
25 May, 2008). Paper topics are invited on any aspect of Howells’s work
that touches on the international: fiction; criticism and reviews; travel
writing, etc. Please send a 500-word abstract and a brief c.v. (separate
MS Word attachments) by 7 January, 2008 to Rob Davidson:
rgdavidson_at_csuchico.edu. Or post to:

Dr. Rob Davidson
Dept. of English
Taylor Hall
California State University, Chico
Chico, CA 95929-0830

UPDATE: [American] The Domestic William Dean Howells (ALA 2008)

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Monday, December 10, 2007 - 6:26pm
Rob Davidson

The William Dean Howells Society invites paper proposals addressing “The
Domestic Howells” for the 2008 ALA Convention in San Francisco (22-25
May, 2008). Paper topics are invited on any aspect of Howells’s work
touching on the “domestic”: fiction set in the U.S.; fiction examining
domestic life; criticism and reviews; autobiography; reportage and non-
fiction, etc. Please send a 500-word abstract and a brief c.v. (separate
MS Word attachments) by 7 January, 2008 to Rob Davidson:
rgdavidson_at_csuchico.edu. Or post to:

Dr. Rob Davidson
Dept. of English
Taylor Hall
California State University, Chico
Chico, CA 95929-0830

CFP: [International] Utopian Studies Europe

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Monday, December 10, 2007 - 5:51pm
Michael Griffin

"Bridges to Utopia”
The 9th International Conference of the Utopian Studies Society will be
held at the University of Limerick on 3-5 July 2008. The conference will
begin at 2:30 pm on 3 July and end at 4:30 pm on 5 July. With the theme
of “Bridges to Utopia,” the conference will examine a range of topics
related to utopia and utopianism, in its historical articulation and
contemporary realisation. Keynote speakers are Joe Cleary (National
University of Ireland, Maynooth), Bernard Gendron (University of
Wisconsin-Milwaukee), Peadar Kirby (University of Limerick), and Nicole
Pohl (Oxford Brookes University).

Call for Papers

CFP: [General] Applying Theory in Comic Books panel (2/15/2008; CAC 7/24-27/2008)

updated: 
Monday, December 10, 2007 - 5:07pm
A. David Lewis

As part of the July 24-27 Comic Arts Conference in San Diego, CA, 200-word
abstracts for papers or presentations are now being accepted for this panel
specifically focused on the application of contemporary theoretical models
to the practice and published work of the comic book medium.

CFP: [Theory] Applying Theory in Comic Books panel (2/15/2008; CAC 7/24-27/2008)

updated: 
Monday, December 10, 2007 - 5:07pm
A. David Lewis

As part of the July 24-27 Comic Arts Conference in San Diego, CA, 200-word
abstracts for papers or presentations are now being accepted for this panel
specifically focused on the application of contemporary theoretical models
to the practice and published work of the comic book medium.

CFP: [American] Applying Theory in Comic Books panel (2/15/2008; CAC 7/24-27/2008)

updated: 
Monday, December 10, 2007 - 5:07pm
A. David Lewis

As part of the July 24-27 Comic Arts Conference in San Diego, CA, 200-word
abstracts for papers or presentations are now being accepted for this panel
specifically focused on the application of contemporary theoretical models
to the practice and published work of the comic book medium.

CFP: [20th] Applying Theory in Comic Books panel (2/15/2008; CAC 7/24-27/2008)

updated: 
Monday, December 10, 2007 - 5:07pm
A. David Lewis

As part of the July 24-27 Comic Arts Conference in San Diego, CA, 200-word
abstracts for papers or presentations are now being accepted for this panel
specifically focused on the application of contemporary theoretical models
to the practice and published work of the comic book medium.

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