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CFP: Teaching Emily Dickinson (1/10/07; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 11:51pm
Marianne Noble

The Emily Dickinson International Society is sponsoring two panel sessions =

at ALA in May, 2007. Please send proposals by January 10 to the session=20
organizers, Marianne Noble and Cindy MacKenzie. (mnoble_at_american.edu,=20
cindy.mackenzie_at_uregina.ca) The conference will take place in Boston, May =

24-27, 2007. For further information about the conference, go to=20
www.calstatela.edu/academic/english/ala2

Panel #1: Teaching Dickinson
What are the challenges and rewards of teaching Dickinson?s poetry. What=20
strategies have worked, and which have not? What makes Dickinson popular=20
(or not) with students?

CFP: Teaching Emily Dickinson (1/10/07; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 11:51pm
Marianne Noble

The Emily Dickinson International Society is sponsoring two panel sessions =

at ALA in May, 2007. Please send proposals by January 10 to the session=20
organizers, Marianne Noble and Cindy MacKenzie. (mnoble_at_american.edu,=20
cindy.mackenzie_at_uregina.ca) The conference will take place in Boston, May =

24-27, 2007. For further information about the conference, go to=20
www.calstatela.edu/academic/english/ala2

Panel #1: Teaching Dickinson
What are the challenges and rewards of teaching Dickinson?s poetry. What=20
strategies have worked, and which have not? What makes Dickinson popular=20
(or not) with students?

CFP: Teaching Emily Dickinson (1/10/07; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 11:51pm
Marianne Noble

The Emily Dickinson International Society is sponsoring two panel sessions =

at ALA in May, 2007. Please send proposals by January 10 to the session=20
organizers, Marianne Noble and Cindy MacKenzie. (mnoble_at_american.edu,=20
cindy.mackenzie_at_uregina.ca) The conference will take place in Boston, May =

24-27, 2007. For further information about the conference, go to=20
www.calstatela.edu/academic/english/ala2

Panel #1: Teaching Dickinson
What are the challenges and rewards of teaching Dickinson?s poetry. What=20
strategies have worked, and which have not? What makes Dickinson popular=20
(or not) with students?

CFP: English Eighteenth-Century Literature (3/1/07; RMMLA, 10/4/07-10/6/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:52pm
m.dezio_at_tin.it

61st Annual Convention of the Rocky Mountain Modern Language
Association
October 4-6, 2007, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Website: rmmla.
wsu.edu

Call for papers
English Eighteenth-Century Literature Session
We welcome submission of proposals for individual papers that consider,
but are not limited to, the following issues:

Fiction
Drama
Poetry
Non-fiction in all its forms
Letters and journals
Colonialism,
Abolitionism and Slavery
Gender and Sexuality
The private and public
sphere
Cultural spaces
The country and the city
The publishing industry

CFP: Postcolonial Green (2/1/07; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:52pm
Bonnie Roos

Call For Papers=20

Postcolonial Green

This collection proceeds from our conviction that postcolonial theorists =
and ecocritics have a great deal to gain from one another. At present, =
however, postcolonial theory lacks a dimension of eco-critique despite =
the fact that many postcolonial issues are also issues of environmental =
crisis. Ecocriticism still retains a local and regional focus on place =
at the expense of a global vision that recognizes international =
interdependence, and has privileged =93first world=94 blind spots in its =
assumptions about how best to value nature.=20

CFP: Postcolonial Green (2/1/07; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:52pm
Bonnie Roos

Call For Papers=20

Postcolonial Green

This collection proceeds from our conviction that postcolonial theorists =
and ecocritics have a great deal to gain from one another. At present, =
however, postcolonial theory lacks a dimension of eco-critique despite =
the fact that many postcolonial issues are also issues of environmental =
crisis. Ecocriticism still retains a local and regional focus on place =
at the expense of a global vision that recognizes international =
interdependence, and has privileged =93first world=94 blind spots in its =
assumptions about how best to value nature.=20

CFP: Postcolonial Green (2/1/07; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:52pm
Bonnie Roos

Call For Papers=20

Postcolonial Green

This collection proceeds from our conviction that postcolonial theorists =
and ecocritics have a great deal to gain from one another. At present, =
however, postcolonial theory lacks a dimension of eco-critique despite =
the fact that many postcolonial issues are also issues of environmental =
crisis. Ecocriticism still retains a local and regional focus on place =
at the expense of a global vision that recognizes international =
interdependence, and has privileged =93first world=94 blind spots in its =
assumptions about how best to value nature.=20

CFP: Ethno-Cultural Spaces in John Fante's Works and His Reception between Italy and the US (young scholars) (12/15/06; journal

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Teresa Fiore

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Call for papers

"West of One's Roots: Ethno-cultural Spaces in John Fante' Works and His
Reception between Italy and the US"

Quaderni del '900 is soliciting papers written by young scholars on John
Fante's life and works to be published in a special issue devoted to this
American author of Italian origins, alternatively described as "my god"
(Charles Bukowski), "a writer as American as Huckleberry Finn" (Carey
McWilliams), "the Italian American Hemingway" (Fred Gardaphé), "inspired by
Verga, D'Annunzio, and Pirandello" (Emilio Cecchi).

CFP: Ethno-Cultural Spaces in John Fante's Works and His Reception between Italy and the US (young scholars) (12/15/06; journal

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Teresa Fiore

***********************************************************************
Call for papers

"West of One's Roots: Ethno-cultural Spaces in John Fante' Works and His
Reception between Italy and the US"

Quaderni del '900 is soliciting papers written by young scholars on John
Fante's life and works to be published in a special issue devoted to this
American author of Italian origins, alternatively described as "my god"
(Charles Bukowski), "a writer as American as Huckleberry Finn" (Carey
McWilliams), "the Italian American Hemingway" (Fred Gardaphé), "inspired by
Verga, D'Annunzio, and Pirandello" (Emilio Cecchi).

CFP: Faust in Twentieth Century (1/30/07; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Iclal.Vanwesenbeeck_at_fredonia.edu

Essays sought for an edited collection on twentieth-century Faust texts, =
films, adaptations, etc. in Europe, Americas, and elsewhere.
=20
Completed essays will be 6,000-7,000 words in length and due
in March 2007. The collection will come out of Cambridge Publishers =
Press in 2008.

Please send 1-2 page proposals and a short biography by December 18, =
2006 to the editor, vanwesen_at_fredonia.edu

CFP: Faust in Twentieth Century (1/30/07; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Iclal.Vanwesenbeeck_at_fredonia.edu

Essays sought for an edited collection on twentieth-century Faust texts, =
films, adaptations, etc. in Europe, Americas, and elsewhere.
=20
Completed essays will be 6,000-7,000 words in length and due
in March 2007. The collection will come out of Cambridge Publishers =
Press in 2008.

Please send 1-2 page proposals and a short biography by December 18, =
2006 to the editor, vanwesen_at_fredonia.edu

CFP: Flannery O'Connor at RMMLA (3/1/07; RMMLA, 10/4/07-10/6/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Irwin Streight

Call for submissions for the Flannery O'Connor session at the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA)conference in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, October 4-6, 2007. Theme: "Flannery O'Connor's Influence North of the 49th." General papers on O'Connor are welcome, but in particular those that explore O'Connor's (acknowledged) influence on Canadian authors Alice Munro, Leon Rooke, W.P. Kinsella, Jack Hodgins, Hugh Hood, and others. Please send proposals or finished papers to Dr. Irwin Streight at _streight-i_at_rmc.ca_ or to Department of English, Royal Military College of Canada, PO Box 17000, Stn Forces, Kingston, ON Canada K7K 7B4.

Deadline for submissions: *March 1, 2007*

CFP: Flannery O'Connor at RMMLA (3/1/07; RMMLA, 10/4/07-10/6/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Irwin Streight

Call for submissions for the Flannery O'Connor session at the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA)conference in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, October 4-6, 2007. Theme: "Flannery O'Connor's Influence North of the 49th." General papers on O'Connor are welcome, but in particular those that explore O'Connor's (acknowledged) influence on Canadian authors Alice Munro, Leon Rooke, W.P. Kinsella, Jack Hodgins, Hugh Hood, and others. Please send proposals or finished papers to Dr. Irwin Streight at _streight-i_at_rmc.ca_ or to Department of English, Royal Military College of Canada, PO Box 17000, Stn Forces, Kingston, ON Canada K7K 7B4.

Deadline for submissions: *March 1, 2007*

CFP: International Conference on English Teaching and Learning in the Republic of China (11/20/06; 5/5/07-5/6/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Brian David Phillips

The 24th International Conference on English Teaching and Learning in the Republic of China

English Department, National Chengchi University, Taipei.
May 5thand 6th , 2007

Please Note: Contact email is wsconf_at_nccu.edu.tw . . . do NOT reply to this post.
 
Call for papers
 
Life-Long Learning: Creative Approaches to Fostering Autonomous Learning

UPDATE: Creative Writing Pedagogy (12/1/06; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/14/06-2/17/06)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Philip Heldrich

New: UPDATE: Deadline Extension for Proposals to December 1, 2006.

New: Early Registration Discount now in effect.

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 27th Annual Conference
http://www.h-net.org/~swpca

CFP: Creative Writing Pedagogy
  (please forward to interested colleagues and graduate students)
                      
Topics of Interest: Pedagogy related to campus literary magazines, classroom approaches and special issues of concern for the teaching of creative writing in all genres, and interdisciplinary approaches to creative writing. See below for more interest areas.

CFP: UK Graduate eJournal in Theatre (grad) (1/12/07; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Marissia Fragou

  Platform
  Postgraduate e-Journal of Theatre & Performing Arts
  Platform is an electronic journal devoted to postgraduates, postdoctoral researchers, and entry-level academics in the fields of theatre and performing arts. Platform is run by postgraduates for postgraduates, and is based at the Department of Drama, Royal Holloway, University of London.
   
  The first issue of Platform is now online!
   
  Call for Papers
   
  We invite submissions for the second issue of Platform. The pivotal theme is "Theatres of Resistance." Given the wide-ranging and confrontational nature of the topic, we welcome papers that explore a variety of issues such as the following:
  
   Politics and performance

CFP: UK Graduate eJournal in Theatre (grad) (1/12/07; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Marissia Fragou

  Platform
  Postgraduate e-Journal of Theatre & Performing Arts
  Platform is an electronic journal devoted to postgraduates, postdoctoral researchers, and entry-level academics in the fields of theatre and performing arts. Platform is run by postgraduates for postgraduates, and is based at the Department of Drama, Royal Holloway, University of London.
   
  The first issue of Platform is now online!
   
  Call for Papers
   
  We invite submissions for the second issue of Platform. The pivotal theme is "Theatres of Resistance." Given the wide-ranging and confrontational nature of the topic, we welcome papers that explore a variety of issues such as the following:
  
   Politics and performance

CFP: UK Graduate eJournal in Theatre (grad) (1/12/07; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Marissia Fragou

  Platform
  Postgraduate e-Journal of Theatre & Performing Arts
  Platform is an electronic journal devoted to postgraduates, postdoctoral researchers, and entry-level academics in the fields of theatre and performing arts. Platform is run by postgraduates for postgraduates, and is based at the Department of Drama, Royal Holloway, University of London.
   
  The first issue of Platform is now online!
   
  Call for Papers
   
  We invite submissions for the second issue of Platform. The pivotal theme is "Theatres of Resistance." Given the wide-ranging and confrontational nature of the topic, we welcome papers that explore a variety of issues such as the following:
  
   Politics and performance

UPDATE: Race, Gender, and Social Justice (11/15/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Ime Kerlee

Due to some technical problems with the email account
associated with submissions we have extended the deadline
for submissions to FemTAP 2.1: Race, Gender, and Social
Justice to Nov. 15, 2006 When submitting a manuscript,
please put "manuscript" or "submission" in your subject
line.

CFP: Race, Gender, and Social Justice
Deadline for Submissions EXTENDED to November 15,2006

Submission Guidelines: email attachment only to
ikerlee_at_unm.edu; Chicago manual style w/limited endnotes;
full guidelines at www.femtap.com

UPDATE: Race, Gender, and Social Justice (11/15/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Ime Kerlee

Due to some technical problems with the email account
associated with submissions we have extended the deadline
for submissions to FemTAP 2.1: Race, Gender, and Social
Justice to Nov. 15, 2006 When submitting a manuscript,
please put "manuscript" or "submission" in your subject
line.

CFP: Race, Gender, and Social Justice
Deadline for Submissions EXTENDED to November 15,2006

Submission Guidelines: email attachment only to
ikerlee_at_unm.edu; Chicago manual style w/limited endnotes;
full guidelines at www.femtap.com

UPDATE: Race, Gender, and Social Justice (11/15/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Ime Kerlee

Due to some technical problems with the email account
associated with submissions we have extended the deadline
for submissions to FemTAP 2.1: Race, Gender, and Social
Justice to Nov. 15, 2006 When submitting a manuscript,
please put "manuscript" or "submission" in your subject
line.

CFP: Race, Gender, and Social Justice
Deadline for Submissions EXTENDED to November 15,2006

Submission Guidelines: email attachment only to
ikerlee_at_unm.edu; Chicago manual style w/limited endnotes;
full guidelines at www.femtap.com

CFP: William Wells Brown (1/5/07; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Dawn Coleman

American Literature Association Annual Convention
Boston, 5/24/07-5/27/07

Call for Papers: WILLIAM WELLS BROWN

Despite his significance as the first African-American novelist and =20
as an anti-slavery lecturer, autobiographer, poet, editor, historian, =20=

travel writer, and dramatist, William Wells Brown has received =20
surprisingly little critical attention. For a proposed panel at ALA =20
2007, I am seeking papers of twenty minutes in length on any aspect =20
of Brown=92s work.

Please send proposals (ca. 300 words) and brief CV to Dawn Coleman at =20=

dcolema7_at_utk.edu by 5 January 2007. Inquiries welcome.

CFP: William Wells Brown (1/5/07; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Dawn Coleman

American Literature Association Annual Convention
Boston, 5/24/07-5/27/07

Call for Papers: WILLIAM WELLS BROWN

Despite his significance as the first African-American novelist and =20
as an anti-slavery lecturer, autobiographer, poet, editor, historian, =20=

travel writer, and dramatist, William Wells Brown has received =20
surprisingly little critical attention. For a proposed panel at ALA =20
2007, I am seeking papers of twenty minutes in length on any aspect =20
of Brown=92s work.

Please send proposals (ca. 300 words) and brief CV to Dawn Coleman at =20=

dcolema7_at_utk.edu by 5 January 2007. Inquiries welcome.

CFP: Anglo-French Cinematic Relations 1930-present (UK) (4/30/07; 9/14/07-09/16/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Wheatley C.

Apologies for cross-postings...

CALL FOR PAPERS: ANGLO-FRENCH CINEMATIC RELATIONS SINCE 1930.

An International conference hosted by the Department of Film Studies,
Southampton University, and supported by the AHRC.
September 14 - 16 2007

Keynote addresses will be given by Pam Cook, Sarah Street, Robert Tombs
and Ginette Vincendeau.

CFP: Anglo-French Cinematic Relations 1930-present (UK) (4/30/07; 9/14/07-09/16/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Wheatley C.

Apologies for cross-postings...

CALL FOR PAPERS: ANGLO-FRENCH CINEMATIC RELATIONS SINCE 1930.

An International conference hosted by the Department of Film Studies,
Southampton University, and supported by the AHRC.
September 14 - 16 2007

Keynote addresses will be given by Pam Cook, Sarah Street, Robert Tombs
and Ginette Vincendeau.

CFP: Anglo-French Cinematic Relations 1930-present (UK) (4/30/07; 9/14/07-09/16/07)

updated: 
Sunday, November 19, 2006 - 10:51pm
Wheatley C.

Apologies for cross-postings...

CALL FOR PAPERS: ANGLO-FRENCH CINEMATIC RELATIONS SINCE 1930.

An International conference hosted by the Department of Film Studies,
Southampton University, and supported by the AHRC.
September 14 - 16 2007

Keynote addresses will be given by Pam Cook, Sarah Street, Robert Tombs
and Ginette Vincendeau.

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