full name / name of organization:
Papers are invited on women writers/artists and any aspect of Modernism
in various parts of the world.
Thursday and Friday, 4-5 June 2009, at the Library Conference Room, The
University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane.
Already confirmed speakers include Bonnie Kime Scott (San Diego State),
Susan Sheridan (Adjunct, Flinders), Maryanne Dever (Monash).
Usual length of papers will be 20 minutes. Deadline for proposals is 30
Session Topics may include:
Gender in Modernism(s)
Modernism(s) and Anti-colonial consciousness
New Women and Modernism(s)
Geographies of Modernism
Troubling Gender and Modernism(s)
Aesthetics and Modernism(s)
Exile and Modernism(s)
Key Figures in Modernism(s) â€“ Familiar and Unfamiliar
Gender Insubordination and Modernism(s)
Modernism in International Frames
Modernism(s), War and Violence
Queer Conjunctions in Modernism(s)
What Was Modernism?
When Was Modernism?
Cross-cultural Aspects of Modernism(s)
Modernism(s) and Socialist Politics
Earlybird Registration by 30 April
Fulltime academics: $180; Others including postgraduates: $90. Includes
lunch and reception
More information: Professor Carole Ferrier, Centre for Research on Women,
Gender, Culture and Social Change, School of English, Media Studies and
Art History, The University of Queensland, St Lucia Q4072. Ph: o7
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