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CFP: Contemporary Women's Writing (grad) (UK) (3/15/07; 6/15/07-6/16/07)

updated: 
Monday, January 8, 2007 - 12:46pm
Katsura Sako

WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE:
POSITIONING CONTEMPORARY WOMEN'S WRITING

THE INAUGURAL POSTGRADUATE CONTEMPORARY WOMEN'S WRITING NETWORK (PGCWWN) CONFERENCE
University of Warwick, Friday 15th and Saturday 16th June 2007

Confirmed Plenary Speakers: Mary Eagleton and Ali Smith

CFP: Contemporary Women's Writing (grad) (UK) (3/15/07; 6/15/07-6/16/07)

updated: 
Monday, January 8, 2007 - 12:46pm
Katsura Sako

WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE:
POSITIONING CONTEMPORARY WOMEN'S WRITING

THE INAUGURAL POSTGRADUATE CONTEMPORARY WOMEN'S WRITING NETWORK (PGCWWN) CONFERENCE
University of Warwick, Friday 15th and Saturday 16th June 2007

Confirmed Plenary Speakers: Mary Eagleton and Ali Smith

CFP: The Color Purple (4/1/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:57pm
Kheven_at_aol.com

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:
Rodopi Press Amsterdam/Atlanta announces a new series of literary studies
entitled "Dialogue" under the general editorship of Michael J. Meyer. The
series will offer new and experienced scholars the opportunity to present
alternative readings and approaches to classic texts. Plans are being made for a
volume on Alice Walker's The Color Purple. The guest editors for this volume
will be Delroy Constantine-Simms and Kheven LaGrone.
The Color Purple is a simple story that has been criticized and acclaimed
worldwide. It was an award winning novel, then an award winning Hollywood
movie and more recently, an award winning Broadway play. The movie was accused

CFP: The Color Purple (4/1/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:57pm
Kheven_at_aol.com

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:
Rodopi Press Amsterdam/Atlanta announces a new series of literary studies
entitled "Dialogue" under the general editorship of Michael J. Meyer. The
series will offer new and experienced scholars the opportunity to present
alternative readings and approaches to classic texts. Plans are being made for a
volume on Alice Walker's The Color Purple. The guest editors for this volume
will be Delroy Constantine-Simms and Kheven LaGrone.
The Color Purple is a simple story that has been criticized and acclaimed
worldwide. It was an award winning novel, then an award winning Hollywood
movie and more recently, an award winning Broadway play. The movie was accused

CFP: The Color Purple (4/1/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:57pm
Kheven_at_aol.com

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:
Rodopi Press Amsterdam/Atlanta announces a new series of literary studies
entitled "Dialogue" under the general editorship of Michael J. Meyer. The
series will offer new and experienced scholars the opportunity to present
alternative readings and approaches to classic texts. Plans are being made for a
volume on Alice Walker's The Color Purple. The guest editors for this volume
will be Delroy Constantine-Simms and Kheven LaGrone.
The Color Purple is a simple story that has been criticized and acclaimed
worldwide. It was an award winning novel, then an award winning Hollywood
movie and more recently, an award winning Broadway play. The movie was accused

CFP: Great Plains Poetry Criticism (5/31/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:57pm
Angie Kritenbrink

>
> Call for Submissions
>
> Untitled Book Project:
>
> Essays and Criticism on Contemporary Great Plains/High Plains Poets
>
>
>
> Dear Poetry Reader, Scholar, Lover, Writer,
>
>
>
> Greg Kosmicki of The Backwaters Press and I both love good poetry

CFP: Great Plains Poetry Criticism (5/31/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:57pm
Angie Kritenbrink

>
> Call for Submissions
>
> Untitled Book Project:
>
> Essays and Criticism on Contemporary Great Plains/High Plains Poets
>
>
>
> Dear Poetry Reader, Scholar, Lover, Writer,
>
>
>
> Greg Kosmicki of The Backwaters Press and I both love good poetry

CFP: Great Plains Poetry Criticism (5/31/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:57pm
Angie Kritenbrink

>
> Call for Submissions
>
> Untitled Book Project:
>
> Essays and Criticism on Contemporary Great Plains/High Plains Poets
>
>
>
> Dear Poetry Reader, Scholar, Lover, Writer,
>
>
>
> Greg Kosmicki of The Backwaters Press and I both love good poetry

CFP: Literary Pedagogy for Myth, Magic, Ritual, Religion (3/1/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
Roberta Sabbath

A Special Session is proposed for the MLA 2007
conference in Chicago.

"Reading the Wind: Literary Pedagogy for Myth, Magic,
Ritual, Spirituality, Religion in African, Middle
Eastern, Asian, trans-American Texts" explores
alternatives to post-colonial, Lacanian, and
post-structuralist readings.

Panelists are welcomed who can address the
supersensible dimension of a specific work from the
above geographic areas using its spiritual, religious,
cosmological, or philosophical context.

CFP: Literary Pedagogy for Myth, Magic, Ritual, Religion (3/1/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
Roberta Sabbath

A Special Session is proposed for the MLA 2007
conference in Chicago.

"Reading the Wind: Literary Pedagogy for Myth, Magic,
Ritual, Spirituality, Religion in African, Middle
Eastern, Asian, trans-American Texts" explores
alternatives to post-colonial, Lacanian, and
post-structuralist readings.

Panelists are welcomed who can address the
supersensible dimension of a specific work from the
above geographic areas using its spiritual, religious,
cosmological, or philosophical context.

CFP: Literary Pedagogy for Myth, Magic, Ritual, Religion (3/1/07; MLA '07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
Roberta Sabbath

A Special Session is proposed for the MLA 2007
conference in Chicago.

"Reading the Wind: Literary Pedagogy for Myth, Magic,
Ritual, Spirituality, Religion in African, Middle
Eastern, Asian, trans-American Texts" explores
alternatives to post-colonial, Lacanian, and
post-structuralist readings.

Panelists are welcomed who can address the
supersensible dimension of a specific work from the
above geographic areas using its spiritual, religious,
cosmological, or philosophical context.

CFP: Ageing: Approaches and Perspectives (2/10/07; 3/2/07-3/3/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
sharadchandra

CALL FOR PAPERS

International conference on Ageing: Approaches and Perspectives to be =
held on March 2-3, 2007.=20

Abstracts/Completed papers are invited for 20 minute presentations =
latest by Feb. 10, 2007.

Topics might include but not limited to any of the following :

Family and Society

Socio-cultural implications of age and ageing

Woman and Old Age or Gender and ageing

Health & Medical Assistance

Socio-Economic Dimensions of Ageing

Representations in media and literature,

Role of the Media-in perpetuating old age

Ageing: Policies and programmes
The Old and Crime

Ageing : Rural-Urban Differential

The role of religion and spirituality=20

CFP: Cormac McCarthy––All Topics (1/20/07; ALA, 5/24/07–5/27/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
Dianne Luce

The Cormac McCarthy Society invites proposals for two sessions to be
held at
the ALA annual conference in Boston, MA, May 24-27, 2007. Papers of
about
20 minutes' reading time will be considered on any topic relating to the
work of Cormac McCarthy. Please send proposals no later than Jan. 20 to
both session chairs, Dianne Luce and Steven Frye, at the following email
addresses:

luced_at_midlandstech.edu

sfrye_at_csub.edu

UPDATE: Louisiana State Univ. French and Francophone Studies Conference (grad) (1/25/07; 3/23/07-3/24/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
LSU French Conference

Stirring the Gumbo Pot: French and Francophone
Studies, Critical Approaches, and New Directions

UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED
January 25th 2007

Louisiana State University
Department of French Studies Graduate Association
(DFSGA) Conference
March 23rd-24th 2007, Baton Rouge, USA

Keynote Address: "To Do Justice to 'Rousseau,'
Irreducibly"
Peggy Kamuf, Marion Frances Chevalier Professor of
French and Comparative Literature (University of
Southern California)
Friday March 23rd 2007, 5:00pm, Life Sciences Annex
Auditorium (A-101), Louisiana State University

UPDATE: Louisiana State Univ. French and Francophone Studies Conference (grad) (1/25/07; 3/23/07-3/24/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
LSU French Conference

Stirring the Gumbo Pot: French and Francophone
Studies, Critical Approaches, and New Directions

UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED
January 25th 2007

Louisiana State University
Department of French Studies Graduate Association
(DFSGA) Conference
March 23rd-24th 2007, Baton Rouge, USA

Keynote Address: "To Do Justice to 'Rousseau,'
Irreducibly"
Peggy Kamuf, Marion Frances Chevalier Professor of
French and Comparative Literature (University of
Southern California)
Friday March 23rd 2007, 5:00pm, Life Sciences Annex
Auditorium (A-101), Louisiana State University

UPDATE: Life in the Story, Wright State Graduate Conference (grad) (1/29/07; 3/31/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
Brian Leingang

New Proposal Deadline: January 29, 2007

Conference Theme: Life in the Story

March 31, 2007
Wright State University Graduate Conference
Dayton Ohio

Keynote Speaker: Ralph Keyes, professor Antioch College and author of
THE COURAGE TO WRITE.

Open to graduate students in all English concentrations: Literature,
Composition & Rhetoric, TESOL, Creative Writing, Linguistics.

CFP: Fucking Artifacts (2/2/07; Calgary Free Exchange, 3/16/07-3/18/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
odfpercy_at_ucalgary.ca

Spring Cleaning:
Rediscovering and Revitalizing the Artifact
University of Calgary Free Exchange Graduate Conference
16-18 March 2007
Calgary, Alberta
For more information, please visit Free Exchange at www.english.ucalgary.ca

Fucking Artifacts: Re-examining the Roles of Expletives in Culture and
Academia

Much Wine had past with grave discourse, Of who Fucks who, and who does
worse.
                                Lord Rochester, Poems on Several Occasions

How in the fuck should I know?
                                William Burroughs, Naked Lunch

CFP: Fucking Artifacts (2/2/07; Calgary Free Exchange, 3/16/07-3/18/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
odfpercy_at_ucalgary.ca

Spring Cleaning:
Rediscovering and Revitalizing the Artifact
University of Calgary Free Exchange Graduate Conference
16-18 March 2007
Calgary, Alberta
For more information, please visit Free Exchange at www.english.ucalgary.ca

Fucking Artifacts: Re-examining the Roles of Expletives in Culture and
Academia

Much Wine had past with grave discourse, Of who Fucks who, and who does
worse.
                                Lord Rochester, Poems on Several Occasions

How in the fuck should I know?
                                William Burroughs, Naked Lunch

CFP: Fucking Artifacts (2/2/07; Calgary Free Exchange, 3/16/07-3/18/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:56pm
odfpercy_at_ucalgary.ca

Spring Cleaning:
Rediscovering and Revitalizing the Artifact
University of Calgary Free Exchange Graduate Conference
16-18 March 2007
Calgary, Alberta
For more information, please visit Free Exchange at www.english.ucalgary.ca

Fucking Artifacts: Re-examining the Roles of Expletives in Culture and
Academia

Much Wine had past with grave discourse, Of who Fucks who, and who does
worse.
                                Lord Rochester, Poems on Several Occasions

How in the fuck should I know?
                                William Burroughs, Naked Lunch

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