UPDATE: Anglo-Saxon England (grad) (2/28/06; (dis)junctions), 4/7/06-4/8/06)
(dis)junctions 2006: lost in translation
University of California Riverside
April 7-8, 2006
Keynote Speaker Announced
Deadlines Extended: February 28, 2006
We are pleased to announce that our keynote speaker will be James Kincaid, Aerol Arnold Professor of English, University of Southern California. His recent works include _Annoying the Victorians_ (1995), _Erotic Innocence: The Culture of Child Molesting_ (1998), and _A History of the African-American People (proposed) by Strom Thurmond: a Novel_ (as told to Percival Everett & James Kincaid) (2004).
This call for papers is for a proposed panel to be held at (dis)junctions, the University of California, Riverside's 13th Annual Humanities Graduate Conference on April 7-8, 2006.
We invite papers on medieval literature from the Anglo-Saxon period dealing with the changing nature of power. How do the shifting monarchies and the church view power and leadership? Who is in charge as society faces constant change? Proposals from all disciplines are welcome. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to:
-The power of kings
-Church and state
-The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
Please send 250-word abstracts to aduvalle_at_prodigy.net by February 28, 2006 (text in body of message; please no attachments).
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