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UPDATE: Feminisms and Rhetorics 2007 (4/27/07; 10/4/07-10/6/07)
full name / name of organization:
Due to *multiple* requests, we have extended our deadline an additional week
Please email with questions--Barbara L'Eplattenier, bleplatt_at_ualr.edu
Call for Papers
The 2007 Feminism(s) & Rhetoric(s) conference invites proposals on civic
For conference information, go to http://femrhet.cwshrc.org
NEW EXTENDED DEADLINE: April 27, 2007
Submit your abstracts online-http://femrhet.cwshrc.org/submissions.php
Register for the conference online-http://femrhet.cwshrc.org and click
Confirmed Keynote Speaker: Krista Ratcliffe
Invitation Pending Keynote Speaker/not confirmed: Senator Hilary Rodham
Featured Speakers: Hui Wu, Shirley Logan Wilson, Malea Powell, Carol
This conference asks us to explore civic discourse and how civic discourse,
with, for, and against each other.
What is civic discourse? What counts as civic discourse?
How has civic discourse changed over the years for women? For feminism?
How can we expand the definition of civic discourse?
What does it mean to participate in civic discourse in the 21st century?
How do women participate in civic discourse?
How has the internet/electronic discourse affected civic discourse?
How has civic discourse become corporatized?
How has globalization impacted civic discourse?
What does it mean to be a feminist and/or rhetorician participating in civic
We look forward to reading proposals from a wide variety of disciplines,
ethics, new media, political science, social justice, pedagogy, law,
international studies, cultural studies, race studies, economics,
activism, communication studies, technical communication, visual design,
Questions--contact Barbara L'Eplattenier (bleplatt_at_ualr.edu) or Marcia Smith
With all its sham, drudgery, and broken dreams, it is still a beautiful
Barbara L'Eplattenier, PhD
Department of Rhetoric and Writing
UALR, Little Rock, AR 72204