[Update] 2010 AEGIS Graduate Conference in Literature and Rhet/Comp, DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JAN 30, 2010
Call for Papers: Community and Conflict
2010 Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Graduate Conference in Literature and Rhetoric/Composition
4th Annual Conference in Carbondale, Illinois
Dates: March 26 & 27, 2010
Registration Fee: $25
The Southern Illinois University-Carbondale's Association of English Graduate Instructors and Students (AEGIS) will be holding its 4th annual AEGIS conference at the SIUC Student Center. Please join us as a first-time or returning panel participant, speaker, or chair for conference experience and conversation within our discipline.
Proposals are being accepted in the theme of community and conflict. Possible paper topics can include, but are certainly not limited to:
Revolution – Immigrant Literature – Civil Rights – Communities of Female Writers – Secret Lives – Race & Ethnicity – Trauma Theory – PTSD – War – Subcultures & Subversions – Sexuality – World Literatures – Multiliteracies – Living in Hypertext – Alienation – Academic Gate Keeping – Emerging Literacies – Collaboration – Shifting Grammars – Technology in the Classroom – Wireless Writing Communities – Online Publishing – Regionalism – Religion – Genre Theory – Rehabilitation
We welcome all forms of scholarship and creative writing that fits into this year's theme. Abstracts and proposals limited to 250 words should be sent to Richard Angle at either the email or physical address listed below by January 2, 2010.
Mail Code 4503
Department of English
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
1000 Faner Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901
Office Phone: (618) 453-6812