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CFP: Life Writing Panels for 2007 MLA Convention (3/10/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:50pm
Craig Howes

Here are the three calls for papers for this=20
year's Modern Language Association, which will be=20
held from December 27 to 30 in Chicago. Note=20
that the deadline is early March. For more=20
information, please contact the person listed as the panel convener.

Please forward this call to any other lists that might be appropriate.

* * *

Panels for 2007 MLA Convention =96
Division on Autobiography, Biography and Life Writing

UPDATE: William Dean Howells's Reviews (1/16/07; ALA, 5/25/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:50pm
Stokes, Claudia

Howells's Reviews

For a panel in the program of the 2007 American Literature Association
annual convention, the William Dean Howells Society invites paper
proposals that examine the work of William Dean Howells in reviews.
Possible topics may include Howells's own publications as a book
reviewer, other critics' reviews of Howells's work, or Howells's
responses to the work of other reviewers. Please send by January 16,
2007 paper proposals no longer than 500 words and copy of cv to Claudia
Stokes at Claudia.stokes_at_trinity.edu or by post to Claudia Stokes,
Trinity University, Dept of English, 1 Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX
78212

__________________________________

Dr. Claudia Stokes

UPDATE: Memory and Nostalgia (1/19/07; 5/9/07-5/11/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:50pm
css2007_at_mail.ege.edu.tr

Dear  Colleagues

Due to the extensive number of
applications, the deadline for submission of proposals has been extended
to January 19, 2007. Please visit our website www.css.ege.edu.tr for
further  information.

Best Regards

Murat
Goc

American Culture and Literature Dept.

UPDATE: Teaching, Learning and Technology Centers (1/30/07; SEED, 5/10/07-5/11/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:50pm
Christine E. Tulley

Call for Papers: SEED 2007 Conference

DEADLINE EXTENDED: 500 WORD PROPOSALS DUE JANUARY 30th at midnight. Electronically submit at
SEED website (www.findlay.edu KEYWORD: SEED)

The University of Findlay's Conference on Teaching, Learning and Technology Centers (TLTCs)

S...ervice to faculty, staff, students, communities

E...nvironments of operation

E...volution of mission

D...iveristy of design

2007 Conference Theme: "A Snapshot of Teaching, Learning and Technology Centers (TLTCs): Pedagogies and Practicalities"

Hosted by
Academic Technology Services
The University of Findlay

CFP: Folklore and the Literature Classroom (3/1/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:50pm
David Allred

"Folklore and the Literature Classroom"
A session arranged by the MLA Folklore and Literature Discussion Group
MLA 2007 (Chicago)

How can literature teachers encourage students to consider folklore's influence on the form, content, and/or reception of literary works?

Paper proposals may focus on any author, any type of literature course, or any form of folklore (i.e. belief, narrative, material culture, custom, legend, proverb, etc.) Papers may also address a variety of concerns:

CFP: Folklore and the Literature Classroom (3/1/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:50pm
David Allred

"Folklore and the Literature Classroom"
A session arranged by the MLA Folklore and Literature Discussion Group
MLA 2007 (Chicago)

How can literature teachers encourage students to consider folklore's influence on the form, content, and/or reception of literary works?

Paper proposals may focus on any author, any type of literature course, or any form of folklore (i.e. belief, narrative, material culture, custom, legend, proverb, etc.) Papers may also address a variety of concerns:

CFP: New York College English Association (2/5/07; 4/13/07-4/14/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Thomas G. Olsen

CFP: New York College English Association Spring Conference

 

LITERATURE AND EVOLUTION / LITERATURE AND REVOLUTION

 

                                                                        
                                    April 13-14, 2007

 

The State University of New York

New Paltz, New York

__________

 

Keynote Speaker: Ed Sanders

Poet, musician, creative chronicler of the 1960s and biographer of Allen
Ginsberg

 

CFP: New York College English Association (2/5/07; 4/13/07-4/14/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Thomas G. Olsen

CFP: New York College English Association Spring Conference

 

LITERATURE AND EVOLUTION / LITERATURE AND REVOLUTION

 

                                                                        
                                    April 13-14, 2007

 

The State University of New York

New Paltz, New York

__________

 

Keynote Speaker: Ed Sanders

Poet, musician, creative chronicler of the 1960s and biographer of Allen
Ginsberg

 

CFP: New York College English Association (2/5/07; 4/13/07-4/14/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Thomas G. Olsen

CFP: New York College English Association Spring Conference

 

LITERATURE AND EVOLUTION / LITERATURE AND REVOLUTION

 

                                                                        
                                    April 13-14, 2007

 

The State University of New York

New Paltz, New York

__________

 

Keynote Speaker: Ed Sanders

Poet, musician, creative chronicler of the 1960s and biographer of Allen
Ginsberg

 

CFP: Writing the Masculine (2/15/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Anna Fåhraeus

CFP: Writing the Masculine, or =93Textual Masculinity=94
=09
This is an open call for submission proposals for the Nordic Journal of=20=

English Studies. We are putting together a special journal issue that=20
will focus on =91textual masculinity=92. This journal issue will focus =
on=20
the writing of the masculine, to see what specifically textual ways are=20=

used to produce and reproduce forms of maleness, masculinity, male=20
desire and male sexuality in female writing. The central objective of=20
the study is, however, to highlight and analyze how men are constructed=20=

CFP: Writing the Masculine (2/15/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Anna Fåhraeus

CFP: Writing the Masculine, or =93Textual Masculinity=94
=09
This is an open call for submission proposals for the Nordic Journal of=20=

English Studies. We are putting together a special journal issue that=20
will focus on =91textual masculinity=92. This journal issue will focus =
on=20
the writing of the masculine, to see what specifically textual ways are=20=

used to produce and reproduce forms of maleness, masculinity, male=20
desire and male sexuality in female writing. The central objective of=20
the study is, however, to highlight and analyze how men are constructed=20=

CFP: Early British Literature (3/9/07; 4/20/07-4/21/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Dr. Stephen Hamrick

Call for Papers

The Northern Plains Conference on Earlier British Literature welcomes
paper submissions on all aspects of British literature from the
beginnings to the Eighteenth Century.
This year's conference will be held at Minnesota State University
Moorhead, 20-21 April 2007.

Questions and paper abstracts (20-minute reading time) may be directed
to Dr. Stephen Hamrick, hamrick_at_mnstate.edu <mailto:hamrick_at_mnstate.edu>

Deadline for submissions: 9 March 2007

CFP: Early British Literature (3/9/07; 4/20/07-4/21/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Dr. Stephen Hamrick

Call for Papers

The Northern Plains Conference on Earlier British Literature welcomes
paper submissions on all aspects of British literature from the
beginnings to the Eighteenth Century.
This year's conference will be held at Minnesota State University
Moorhead, 20-21 April 2007.

Questions and paper abstracts (20-minute reading time) may be directed
to Dr. Stephen Hamrick, hamrick_at_mnstate.edu <mailto:hamrick_at_mnstate.edu>

Deadline for submissions: 9 March 2007

UPDATE: Byron and Modernity (1/30/07; 10/25/07-10/28/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Byron & Modernity

Please note that the keynote speakers for the Byron and Modernity=20
conference will be Professor Jerome McGann (John Stewart Bryan=20
Professor at the University of Virginia), Professor Tilottama Rajan=20
(Canada Research Chair in Theory and English at the University of=20
Western Ontario), and Professor Christopher Ricks (Warren Professor of=20=

the Humanities at Boston University). Below is the previously posted=20
call for papers.

Submissions are invited for =93Byron and Modernity=94 an international=20=

conference, sponsored by the University of British Columbia, to be held=20=

in Vancouver at the Coast Plaza Hotel and Suites October 25-28, 2007 . =20=

UPDATE: Byron and Modernity (1/30/07; 10/25/07-10/28/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Byron & Modernity

Please note that the keynote speakers for the Byron and Modernity=20
conference will be Professor Jerome McGann (John Stewart Bryan=20
Professor at the University of Virginia), Professor Tilottama Rajan=20
(Canada Research Chair in Theory and English at the University of=20
Western Ontario), and Professor Christopher Ricks (Warren Professor of=20=

the Humanities at Boston University). Below is the previously posted=20
call for papers.

Submissions are invited for =93Byron and Modernity=94 an international=20=

conference, sponsored by the University of British Columbia, to be held=20=

in Vancouver at the Coast Plaza Hotel and Suites October 25-28, 2007 . =20=

UPDATE: Byron and Modernity (1/30/07; 10/25/07-10/28/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:20pm
Byron & Modernity

Please note that the keynote speakers for the Byron and Modernity=20
conference will be Professor Jerome McGann (John Stewart Bryan=20
Professor at the University of Virginia), Professor Tilottama Rajan=20
(Canada Research Chair in Theory and English at the University of=20
Western Ontario), and Professor Christopher Ricks (Warren Professor of=20=

the Humanities at Boston University). Below is the previously posted=20
call for papers.

Submissions are invited for =93Byron and Modernity=94 an international=20=

conference, sponsored by the University of British Columbia, to be held=20=

in Vancouver at the Coast Plaza Hotel and Suites October 25-28, 2007 . =20=

UPDATE: UCLA e-journal MEDIASCAPE (2/1/07; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:19pm
bmccracken_at_ucla.edu

MEDIASCAPE, UCLA's online Critical Studies journal, has extended its
submission deadline for the Spring issue to February 1, 2007.

Submission guidelines and section-specific calls for the Features,
Reviews, Columns and Meta sections can be found on the submissions
page of the Mediascape website:
http://www.tft.ucla.edu/mediascape/about/submissions06.html

Any other questions can be directed to Erin Hill (erinhill_at_ucla.edu)

UPDATE: UCLA e-journal MEDIASCAPE (2/1/07; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:19pm
bmccracken_at_ucla.edu

MEDIASCAPE, UCLA's online Critical Studies journal, has extended its
submission deadline for the Spring issue to February 1, 2007.

Submission guidelines and section-specific calls for the Features,
Reviews, Columns and Meta sections can be found on the submissions
page of the Mediascape website:
http://www.tft.ucla.edu/mediascape/about/submissions06.html

Any other questions can be directed to Erin Hill (erinhill_at_ucla.edu)

UPDATE: UCLA e-journal MEDIASCAPE (2/1/07; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:19pm
bmccracken_at_ucla.edu

MEDIASCAPE, UCLA's online Critical Studies journal, has extended its
submission deadline for the Spring issue to February 1, 2007.

Submission guidelines and section-specific calls for the Features,
Reviews, Columns and Meta sections can be found on the submissions
page of the Mediascape website:
http://www.tft.ucla.edu/mediascape/about/submissions06.html

Any other questions can be directed to Erin Hill (erinhill_at_ucla.edu)

UPDATE: British Queer Theatres (3/15/07; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:19pm
DimpleGodiwala_at_aol.com

Alternatives Within the Mainstream II: Queer Theatre in Postwar Britain=20
Critics had been invited to write chapters for a critical study of=20
contemporary British post-war queer theatre. The focus is on bi, trans, gay=
, lesbian=20
identities as represented on the British stage. Keeping in mind that queer=20
identities are fluid and always in a state of flux, defying definitions and=
=20
binary oppositions, articles were invited which examine these identities as=
=20
represented in British drama since 1950.=20
A few of the topics which have been covered:=20
Lesbian theatre=20
Black lesbian theatre [Black in this anthology includes Asian]=20
Gay theatre=20

UPDATE: British Queer Theatres (3/15/07; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:19pm
DimpleGodiwala_at_aol.com

Alternatives Within the Mainstream II: Queer Theatre in Postwar Britain=20
Critics had been invited to write chapters for a critical study of=20
contemporary British post-war queer theatre. The focus is on bi, trans, gay=
, lesbian=20
identities as represented on the British stage. Keeping in mind that queer=20
identities are fluid and always in a state of flux, defying definitions and=
=20
binary oppositions, articles were invited which examine these identities as=
=20
represented in British drama since 1950.=20
A few of the topics which have been covered:=20
Lesbian theatre=20
Black lesbian theatre [Black in this anthology includes Asian]=20
Gay theatre=20

UPDATE: British Queer Theatres (3/15/07; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:19pm
DimpleGodiwala_at_aol.com

Alternatives Within the Mainstream II: Queer Theatre in Postwar Britain=20
Critics had been invited to write chapters for a critical study of=20
contemporary British post-war queer theatre. The focus is on bi, trans, gay=
, lesbian=20
identities as represented on the British stage. Keeping in mind that queer=20
identities are fluid and always in a state of flux, defying definitions and=
=20
binary oppositions, articles were invited which examine these identities as=
=20
represented in British drama since 1950.=20
A few of the topics which have been covered:=20
Lesbian theatre=20
Black lesbian theatre [Black in this anthology includes Asian]=20
Gay theatre=20

CFP: Open Session on Multi-Ethnic Literature (1/26/07; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:19pm
Wenxin Li

American Literature Association 18th Annual Conference (May 24-27, 2007)
=20
Proposals are sought for an open session on multi-ethnic literature. As =
a MELUS-sponsored event, this panel welcomes submissions from anyone =
interested in the study of multi-ethnic literature but requires those =
whose proposals are accepted to be members of the society. Please email =
a 250-word abstract with a 1-page c.v. by January 26, 2007 to =
liw_at_sunysuffolk.edu <mailto:liw_at_sunysuffolk.edu> .=20
=20
The American Literature Association's 18th annual conference will meet =
at the Westin Copley Place in Boston on May 24-27, 2007 (Thursday =

CFP: Wharton and Illness (3/10/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 - 10:19pm
hilhllr_at_aim.com

Edith Wharton and Illness
MLA 2007, Chicago (12-27-30, 2007) Deadline 3-10-07
This panel, sponsored by the Edith Wharton Society, wants to explore the significant role illness (and health) played in Wharton's life, context, and works. All approaches to this topic are welcome. Please send abstracts (about 500 words) and short CV's by March 10th to Hildegard Hoeller (hilhllr_at_aol.com) or at 29 Gail Court, Staten Island NY 10306.
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