Women and Mythology

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Association for Study of Women and Mythology
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The Association for the Study of Women and Mythology (ASWM) invites proposals for presentations at two regional symposia in 2011: for "The Embodied Goddess," March 12-13 in Philadelphia, PA, including aspects of gender and sexuality; body wisdom; maternity, menstruation and other women's mysteries; Asian women's traditions; and other folk traditions; and for Art and Inspired Scholarship," May 19 in Madison, WI, including discussions of art and living cultures; fiber/textile work and women's traditions; art and oracle; and generation of knowledge. Papers and workshops related to those topics will be given priority, but general topics are also welcome. Send 250-word abstract and 100-word bio to ASWM.East@gmail.com (deadline Dec 15) or ASWM.Midwest@gmail.com (deadline Feb 1). For details, keynote speakers, related events, see website at www.womenandmyth.org