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UPDATE: [American] Melville and Philosophy (ALA)

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Monday, December 8, 2008 - 9:23pm
Maurice S. Lee

Call for Papers
American Literature Association Annual Conference
Boston, MA, May 21-24
“Melville and the End(s) of Philosophy”
This panel, sponsored by the Melville Society, explores the relationship between Melville’s writings
and philosophy broadly construed. To what ends does Melville put philosophy? Does he see
philosophy reaching a telos or losing its legitimacy? How does he draw on philosophical traditions
and/or anticipate changes in philosophy? What are the boundaries of philosophy, particularly in
relation to other domains of thought and social practice? Send 250-500 word abstracts to Maurice

CFP: [Collections] CFP: New German Review (journal submission 3/01/09)

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 8:45pm
karinamarieash

Call for Papers Volume 24, 2009

Since 1985, the New German Review has been a medium for graduate students
to share their ideas with the academic community worldwide.

We publish articles on German, Scandinavian and Dutch literature, but we
strongly encourage contributions within the broader field of Germanic
studies, including history, culture, philosophy and linguistics. Book
reviews, new translations, and interviews also form an essential part of
our publication.

CFP: [General] College Readiness

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 8:22pm
Angelle Haney Gullett

The Editorial Department at Glencoe/McGraw-Hill is seeking proposals with
sample content for a high school College Readiness program. We are
considering submissions from postsecondary and qualified secondary
instructors. The deadline for proposals is 2/4/2009.

Covered topics may include but are not limited to:
Academic Preparation
Transitional Life Skills
Independent Living
Time Management
Cognitive Skills
Study Habits
Academic Ethics

CFP: [Professional] College Readiness

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 8:07pm
Angelle Haney Gullett

The Editorial Department at Glencoe/McGraw-Hill is seeking proposals with
sample content for a high school College Readiness program. We are
considering submissions from postsecondary and qualified secondary
instructors. The deadline for proposals is 2/4/2009.

Covered topics may include but are not limited to:
Academic Preparation
Transitional Life Skillls
Independent Living
Time Management
Cognitive Skills
Study Habits
 

CFP: [General] Literature, Art and Culture in an Age of Global Risk

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 5:41pm
Dr Paul Crosthwaite

CALL FOR PAPERS: Literature, Art and Culture in an Age of Global Risk

An International, Interdisciplinary Conference

Cardiff University, UK
Thursday 2â€"Friday 3 July 2009

Keynote Speakers:
Prof. Imre Szemán (McMaster University, Canada)
Dr Charlie Gere (Lancaster University, UK)

What are the cultural implications of living under conditions of global,
manufactured risk?

UPDATE: [Victorian] Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 5:00pm
Paul Petrovic

Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM) 2009

17th Annual Conference will be held March 20-21, 2009 at Northern
Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. Keynote speakers will be Dr.
Salikoko S. Mufwene (The University of Chicago) and Dr. Robert
Dale Parker (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

UPDATE: [General] Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 4:59pm
Paul Petrovic

Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM) 2009

17th Annual Conference will be held March 20-21, 2009 at Northern
Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. Keynote speakers will be Dr.
Salikoko S. Mufwene (The University of Chicago) and Dr. Robert
Dale Parker (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

UPDATE: [Graduate] Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 4:59pm
Paul Petrovic

Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM) 2009

17th Annual Conference will be held March 20-21, 2009 at Northern
Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. Keynote speakers will be Dr.
Salikoko S. Mufwene (The University of Chicago) and Dr. Robert
Dale Parker (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

UPDATE: [Film] Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 4:59pm
Paul Petrovic

Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM) 2009

17th Annual Conference will be held March 20-21, 2009 at Northern
Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. Keynote speakers will be Dr.
Salikoko S. Mufwene (The University of Chicago) and Dr. Robert
Dale Parker (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

UPDATE: [20th] Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 4:59pm
Paul Petrovic

Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM) 2009

17th Annual Conference will be held March 20-21, 2009 at Northern
Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. Keynote speakers will be Dr.
Salikoko S. Mufwene (The University of Chicago) and Dr. Robert
Dale Parker (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

UPDATE: [American] Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 4:58pm
Paul Petrovic

Midwest Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM) 2009

17th Annual Conference will be held March 20-21, 2009 at Northern
Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. Keynote speakers will be Dr.
Salikoko S. Mufwene (The University of Chicago) and Dr. Robert
Dale Parker (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

UPDATE: [Medieval] Extension of Deadline for Abstracts - Unknowing: Perspectives on Premodern Religion and Theology

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 2:05pm
Stuart McWilliams

Due to the continued submission of high-quality abstracts from interested
doctoral candidates, the organisers of Unknowing have extended the
deadline for receipt of abstracts until Friday December 19th, and to
schedule additional conference sessions as necessary.

Prospective delegates who have not yet made submissions are welcome to
send abstracts and requests for international travel bursaries to
unknowing_at_qub.ac.uk.

Final decisions on abstracts will be made after the revised closing date,
and delegates will be contacted with further details on Monday December
22nd.

CFP: [Gender Studies] RMMLA '09: Contemporary American Women Writers Representing Masculinities (3/1/09; 10/8/09-10/10/09)

updated: 
Monday, December 8, 2008 - 5:05am
Katie O'Donnell Arosteguy

Seeking papers that address ways in which contemporary American women writers are constructing
and/or 
 critiquing masculinities in their work. Papers should look at how women writers are 

representing masculinities and how this may be influencing contemporary American women's 

writing, new visions of femininity, understandings of nationalism, etc.