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CFP: [General] 2009 Midwest Regional––American Conference for Irish Studies

updated: 
Friday, February 20, 2009 - 5:53pm
Jane Elizabeth Dougherty

The 2009 Midwest Regional Meeting of the American Conference for Irish
Studies will be held October 17-19 at Southern Illinois University-
Carbondale. The conference theme is “Ireland: Medieval to Modern,” but
papers and panel proposals are welcomed on any topic related to Irish and
Irish Diaspora Studies, and presentations may be given in English or in
Irish. The plenary speakers are Mary O’Malley and Brian Ã" Conchubhair;
Louis de Paor will be awarded the Charles P. Fanning Medal for his
contribution to Irish Studies.

Please send 200-word abstracts to Beth Lordan, Director, Irish and Irish
Immigration Studies Program. The deadline for submission is May 1, 2009.

CFP: [General] Dash Journal Seeking Deconstructed Pee-Chee Cover Art

updated: 
Friday, February 20, 2009 - 4:16pm
Jennifer Wortman

DASH, Cal State Fullerton's annual literary journal, seeks COVER ART
submissions for its 2009 issue. Our mission is to publish works of poetry,
fiction, creative nonfiction, criticism, and art (as well as hybrid texts)
that push the boundaries of short, emphatic expression. We aim to
communicate more with less. Waste not, want not. Submit.
Cover Art Submission and Style Guidelines
Remember when you were bored in school and doodled on your Pee-Chee
folder? Instead of getting in trouble, get published! We at DASH invite
you to deconstruct or remix our provided Pee-Chee template (perhaps to a
point beyond recognition). Colorwash. Erase. Doodle. Tag. Reinvent.

UPDATE: [Film] Registration Deadline Reminder: Acting Out: A Symposium on Screen Performance

updated: 
Friday, February 20, 2009 - 3:39pm
Lucy Fife Donaldson

Apologies for Cross-Posting

Dear All,

Just a quick reminder that the registration deadline for Acting Out: A
symposium on Screen Performance, Inference and Interpretation is only one
week away - friday 27th February 2009.

Registrations forms and the provisional programme for the event can be
downloaded from our website:
http://www.rdg.ac.uk/ftt/research/ftt-actingout.asp

Please circulate to any colleagues, post-doctoral researchers or
postgraduate students who may be interested.

best wishes,

Lucy Fife Donaldson & Ceri Hovland

Acting Out - A Symposium on Screen Performance, Inference and Interpretation

CFP: [Film] RMMLA: Film Theory and Criticism

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 11:54pm
Mariah Devereux Herbeck

I would like to announce a CFP for the very general but always intellectually stimulating annual
panel at the RMMLA (Rocky Mountain Modern Languages Association), "Film Theory and Criticism."
Please send a 350-word abstract by March 1st. The RMMLA is in beautiful Snowbird, UT Oct 8-10,
2009. I look forward to reading your abstracts very soon!

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Received on Thu Feb 19 2009 - 18:54:30 EST

CFP: [Film] RMMLA: Film Theory and Criticism

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 11:53pm
Mariah Devereux Herbeck

I would like to announce a CFP for the very general but always intellectually stimulating annual
panel at the RMMLA, "Film Theory and Criticism." Please send a 350-word abstract by March 1st. I
look forward to reading your abstracts very soon!

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            cfp_at_english.upenn.edu
             more information at
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Received on Thu Feb 19 2009 - 18:53:18 EST

CFP: [20th] Stolen Lives: Identity Theft and Contemporary Narrative

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 10:42pm
Price McMurray

Stolen Lives: Identity Theft and Contemporary Narrative

Proposed Special Session Panel
MLA Convention, Dec. 27-30, 2009
Philadelphia, PA

Abstracts invited for a panel focusing on the treatment of identity theft
in contemporary literature and/or film. Possible topics include:
impersonated and reinvented selves; ontologies of identity, networked
identities; privacy, surveillance, and self-surveillance; questions of
genre and genealogy; plagiarism, adaptation, pseudonymity.

500-word abstracts by March 10; Price McMurray (pmcmurray_at_txwes.edu)

CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition] Sessions on Rhetoric, Composition, and Technical Communication at RMMLA (Mar 1; Oct 8-10)

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 9:45pm
Gary L. Hatch

For any of the sessions below submit a title and abstract (100-150 words)
to the session chair. See
http://rmmla.wsu.edu/conferences/conf09Snowbird/default.asp.
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Classical Rhetoric in Modern Contexts: Classical Rhetoric in Modern
Literatures and Film*
William J. McCarthy, 634 Marshall Road SW, Vienna, VA 22180; 703-200-
1873; mccarthy_at_cua.edu

Rhetoric of Humor: The Moves that Make us Laugh*
Jeff Swift, 4198 JFSB, English Dept, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
84602; 801-422-3565; jswift8_at_gmail.com

CFP: [International] Conditions of Freedom (15th Evian Philosophy Colloquium)

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 8:16pm
David Lauer

Call for papers
15th International Philosophy Colloquium Evian
"Conditions of Freedom"

Evian (Lake Geneva), France
July 12-18, 2009

Call for Papers:
We invite proposals for presentations (maximum length: one page), along
with a short CV (maximum length: two pages), by April 1st, 2009. Please
send these documents via e-mail to the following address:
evian_at_philosophie.fu-berlin.de

CFP: [Ethnic] CFP –– MLA 2009

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 5:17pm
Lan Dong

MLA 2009 panel sponsored by MLA Committee for the Literatures of People
of Color in the United States and Canada

Transformative Texts: Books That Rocked the World. Single, paradigm-
changing literary texts by authors of color in the United States and
Canada. How did they rethink, reshape, redirect the field? 250-word
abstracts by 26 Feb.; Lan Dong (baerchendong_at_yahoo.com).

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Received on Thu Feb 19 2009 - 12:17:25 EST

CFP: [Gender Studies]

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 4:26pm
Dr. BINOD MISHRA

CFP
for

SUBCONTINENTAL WOMEN WRITERS

UPDATE: [General] States of Crisis - Graduate Conference

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 4:20pm
Daniel V. Donatacci

"The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word 'crisis.' One brush
stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware
of the danger--but recognize the opportunity." -- John F. Kennedy

CFP: [General] Dash Journal Accepting Submissions

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 4:04pm
Jennifer Wortman

Call for Submissions
Dash, Cal State Fullerton's annual literary journal, seeks submissions
for its 2009 issue. It is our mission to publish works of poetry,
fiction, creative nonfiction, criticism, and art (as well as hybrid
texts) that push the boundaries of short, emphatic expression. We aim to
communicate more with less. Waste not, want not. Submit.

Boundaries (push at your own risk)
Poems
30 lines or less. Submit up to 5.

Fiction, Nonfiction, Criticism
2000 words or less, double-spaced.
Limit: 1 submission per category.

Art
Digital images, 300 dpi.
Email as TIFF attachment.
Do not send original artwork.

Hybrid
Surprise us.

CFP: [Collections] Dash Journal Accepting Submissions

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 4:03pm
Jennifer Wortman

Call for Submissions
Dash, Cal State Fullerton's annual literary journal, seeks submissions
for its 2009 issue. It is our mission to publish works of poetry,
fiction, creative nonfiction, criticism, and art (as well as hybrid
texts) that push the boundaries of short, emphatic expression. We aim to
communicate more with less. Waste not, want not. Submit.

Boundaries (push at your own risk)
Poems
30 lines or less. Submit up to 5.

Fiction, Nonfiction, Criticism
2000 words or less, double-spaced.
Limit: 1 submission per category.

Art
Digital images, 300 dpi.
Email as TIFF attachment.
Do not send original artwork.

Hybrid
Surprise us.

UPDATE: [General] D. H. Lawrence's Circle and Short Stories MLA 2009

updated: 
Thursday, February 19, 2009 - 3:32am
Julianne Newmark

CFP: D. H. Lawrence's Circle and Short Stories
(3/25/09; MLA 12/27/09-12/30/09)

The D. H. Lawrence Society of North American (DHLSNA) invites individuals
to submit abstracts for consideration for the 2009 MLA meeting in
Philadelphia (which will be held from December 27th through 30th).

The DHLSNA is organizing two panels: "D. H. Lawrence's Circle" and "D. H.
Lawrence's Short Stories."

We are interested in considering abstracts for the "D. H. Lawrence's Short Stories" panel of a
theoretical, biographical, literary or cultural nature that involve one or more of the short stories.

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