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UPDATE: Investigating the Middlebrow (UK) (3/2/07; 6/23/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Erica Brown

UPDATED:
The call for papers has been extended to 3rd March 2007.

Investigating the Middlebrow
One-Day Conference, Sheffield Hallam University, 23rd June 2007

middlebrow, n. and a.
colloq. Freq. derogatory.

CFP: Social Justice and Individual Responsiblity (1/16/07; 4/12/07-4/15/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Jim Spence

Call for Papers
Society for Value Inquiry: Social Justice and Individual Responsibility

April 12-15, 2007
Adrian College
Adrian, Michigan

The Society for Value Inquiry will hold its 34th Annual Conference at =
Adrian=20
College in Adrian, MI. The conference will be interdisciplinary - =
submissions from all academic disciplines, from professionals at any =
stage in their career, are welcome. Submissions may be practically or =
theoretically oriented, and all papers pertaining to issues in ethics or =
value theory broadly construed will be considered.

CFP: Social Justice and Individual Responsiblity (1/16/07; 4/12/07-4/15/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Jim Spence

Call for Papers
Society for Value Inquiry: Social Justice and Individual Responsibility

April 12-15, 2007
Adrian College
Adrian, Michigan

The Society for Value Inquiry will hold its 34th Annual Conference at =
Adrian=20
College in Adrian, MI. The conference will be interdisciplinary - =
submissions from all academic disciplines, from professionals at any =
stage in their career, are welcome. Submissions may be practically or =
theoretically oriented, and all papers pertaining to issues in ethics or =
value theory broadly construed will be considered.

CFP: Memory and Nostalgia (Turkey) (1/5/07; 5/9/07-5/11/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
css2007_at_mail.ege.edu.tr

EGE
UNIVERSITY
11th
INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL STUDIES SYMPOSIUM
May 9-11, 2007

Ege University , Faculty of
Letters, Izmir ,

CALL FOR
PAPERS
“Memory and Nostalgia”

CFP: Memory and Nostalgia (Turkey) (1/5/07; 5/9/07-5/11/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
css2007_at_mail.ege.edu.tr

EGE
UNIVERSITY
11th
INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL STUDIES SYMPOSIUM
May 9-11, 2007

Ege University , Faculty of
Letters, Izmir ,

CALL FOR
PAPERS
“Memory and Nostalgia”

CFP: Memory and Nostalgia (Turkey) (1/5/07; 5/9/07-5/11/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
css2007_at_mail.ege.edu.tr

EGE
UNIVERSITY
11th
INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL STUDIES SYMPOSIUM
May 9-11, 2007

Ege University , Faculty of
Letters, Izmir ,

CALL FOR
PAPERS
“Memory and Nostalgia”

CFP: Beyond the Gate: Exploring the Horizons of World Literature (12/1/06; EGSA, 2/16/07-2/17/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Matthew Landers

LSU EGSA Mardi Gras Conference on Language and Literature.
Feb. 16-17, 2007
Lod Cook Alumni Center
Baton Rouge, LA

Members Only: Gatekeepers and the Future of Literary Studies

Keynote Speaker: Timothy Brennan, Professor of Comparative Literature,
Cultural Studies, and English, The University of Minnesota.
Selected Publications: Wars of Position: Cultural Politics of Left and
Right (2005), Ed. Music in Cuba (2001), At Home in the World:
Cosmopolitanism Now (1997).

"Beyond the Gate: Exploring the Horizons of World Literature"

CFP: Beyond the Gate: Exploring the Horizons of World Literature (12/1/06; EGSA, 2/16/07-2/17/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Matthew Landers

LSU EGSA Mardi Gras Conference on Language and Literature.
Feb. 16-17, 2007
Lod Cook Alumni Center
Baton Rouge, LA

Members Only: Gatekeepers and the Future of Literary Studies

Keynote Speaker: Timothy Brennan, Professor of Comparative Literature,
Cultural Studies, and English, The University of Minnesota.
Selected Publications: Wars of Position: Cultural Politics of Left and
Right (2005), Ed. Music in Cuba (2001), At Home in the World:
Cosmopolitanism Now (1997).

"Beyond the Gate: Exploring the Horizons of World Literature"

CFP: Beyond the Gate: Exploring the Horizons of World Literature (12/1/06; EGSA, 2/16/07-2/17/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Matthew Landers

LSU EGSA Mardi Gras Conference on Language and Literature.
Feb. 16-17, 2007
Lod Cook Alumni Center
Baton Rouge, LA

Members Only: Gatekeepers and the Future of Literary Studies

Keynote Speaker: Timothy Brennan, Professor of Comparative Literature,
Cultural Studies, and English, The University of Minnesota.
Selected Publications: Wars of Position: Cultural Politics of Left and
Right (2005), Ed. Music in Cuba (2001), At Home in the World:
Cosmopolitanism Now (1997).

"Beyond the Gate: Exploring the Horizons of World Literature"

CFP: Beyond the Gate: Exploring the Horizons of World Literature (12/1/06; EGSA, 2/16/07-2/17/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Matthew Landers

LSU EGSA Mardi Gras Conference on Language and Literature.
Feb. 16-17, 2007
Lod Cook Alumni Center
Baton Rouge, LA

Members Only: Gatekeepers and the Future of Literary Studies

Keynote Speaker: Timothy Brennan, Professor of Comparative Literature,
Cultural Studies, and English, The University of Minnesota.
Selected Publications: Wars of Position: Cultural Politics of Left and
Right (2005), Ed. Music in Cuba (2001), At Home in the World:
Cosmopolitanism Now (1997).

"Beyond the Gate: Exploring the Horizons of World Literature"

CFP: Intertexuality: Conversations Between the Sheets (grad) (1/5/07; 3/30/07-3/31/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
english-grad-conf_at_utulsa.edu

Intertexuality: Conversations Between the Sheets
English Graduate Student Conference
The University of Tulsa
March 30-31, 2007

Call for papers and panels:

"Conversations Between the Sheets" is concerned with the direct and/or indirect discourse between texts that takes place when authors (whoever an author may be—from a single writer or coauthors to a community of editors, publishers, booksellers, etc.) interact with each other—alluding, referencing, paraphrasing, quoting, borrowing, sharing, stealing, extending, challenging, or opposing each others' ideas. Whether it is in the form of support, abuse, or simply recognition of ideas between writers, texts converse with each other.

CFP: Intertexuality: Conversations Between the Sheets (grad) (1/5/07; 3/30/07-3/31/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
english-grad-conf_at_utulsa.edu

Intertexuality: Conversations Between the Sheets
English Graduate Student Conference
The University of Tulsa
March 30-31, 2007

Call for papers and panels:

"Conversations Between the Sheets" is concerned with the direct and/or indirect discourse between texts that takes place when authors (whoever an author may be—from a single writer or coauthors to a community of editors, publishers, booksellers, etc.) interact with each other—alluding, referencing, paraphrasing, quoting, borrowing, sharing, stealing, extending, challenging, or opposing each others' ideas. Whether it is in the form of support, abuse, or simply recognition of ideas between writers, texts converse with each other.

CFP: Intertexuality: Conversations Between the Sheets (grad) (1/5/07; 3/30/07-3/31/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
english-grad-conf_at_utulsa.edu

Intertexuality: Conversations Between the Sheets
English Graduate Student Conference
The University of Tulsa
March 30-31, 2007

Call for papers and panels:

"Conversations Between the Sheets" is concerned with the direct and/or indirect discourse between texts that takes place when authors (whoever an author may be—from a single writer or coauthors to a community of editors, publishers, booksellers, etc.) interact with each other—alluding, referencing, paraphrasing, quoting, borrowing, sharing, stealing, extending, challenging, or opposing each others' ideas. Whether it is in the form of support, abuse, or simply recognition of ideas between writers, texts converse with each other.

CFP: Intertexuality: Conversations Between the Sheets (grad) (1/5/07; 3/30/07-3/31/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
english-grad-conf_at_utulsa.edu

Intertexuality: Conversations Between the Sheets
English Graduate Student Conference
The University of Tulsa
March 30-31, 2007

Call for papers and panels:

"Conversations Between the Sheets" is concerned with the direct and/or indirect discourse between texts that takes place when authors (whoever an author may be—from a single writer or coauthors to a community of editors, publishers, booksellers, etc.) interact with each other—alluding, referencing, paraphrasing, quoting, borrowing, sharing, stealing, extending, challenging, or opposing each others' ideas. Whether it is in the form of support, abuse, or simply recognition of ideas between writers, texts converse with each other.

CFP: U.S. Studies Online (1/1/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Elizabeth Boyle

U.S. Studies Online is now considering international submissions.

U.S. Studies Online is the official postgraduate journal of the British
Association for American Studies. Originally founded to enable postgraduate
students at British universities to have their work published in a refereed
environment of the highest quality, the journal has now decided to open the
submissions process to postgraduate students from outside Britain, as well.

CFP: U.S. Studies Online (1/1/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Elizabeth Boyle

U.S. Studies Online is now considering international submissions.

U.S. Studies Online is the official postgraduate journal of the British
Association for American Studies. Originally founded to enable postgraduate
students at British universities to have their work published in a refereed
environment of the highest quality, the journal has now decided to open the
submissions process to postgraduate students from outside Britain, as well.

CFP: U.S. Studies Online (1/1/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Elizabeth Boyle

U.S. Studies Online is now considering international submissions.

U.S. Studies Online is the official postgraduate journal of the British
Association for American Studies. Originally founded to enable postgraduate
students at British universities to have their work published in a refereed
environment of the highest quality, the journal has now decided to open the
submissions process to postgraduate students from outside Britain, as well.

CFP: U.S. Studies Online (1/1/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Elizabeth Boyle

U.S. Studies Online is now considering international submissions.

U.S. Studies Online is the official postgraduate journal of the British
Association for American Studies. Originally founded to enable postgraduate
students at British universities to have their work published in a refereed
environment of the highest quality, the journal has now decided to open the
submissions process to postgraduate students from outside Britain, as well.

CFP: Political Lyric Writing in Elizabeth's Court (11/30/06; EGSA, 2/16/07-2/17/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Matthew Landers

LSU EGSA Mardi Gras Conference on Language and Literature.
Feb. 16-17, 2007
Lod Cook Alumni Center
Baton Rouge, LA

Members Only: Gatekeepers and the Future of Literary Studies

Keynote Speaker: Timothy Brennan, Professor of Comparative Literature,
Cultural Studies, and English, The University of Minnesota.
Selected Publications: Wars of Position: Cultural Politics of Left and
Right (2005), Ed. Music in Cuba (2001), At Home in the World:
Cosmopolitanism Now (1997).

"Political Lyric Writing in Elizabeth's Court"

CFP: Political Lyric Writing in Elizabeth's Court (11/30/06; EGSA, 2/16/07-2/17/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Matthew Landers

LSU EGSA Mardi Gras Conference on Language and Literature.
Feb. 16-17, 2007
Lod Cook Alumni Center
Baton Rouge, LA

Members Only: Gatekeepers and the Future of Literary Studies

Keynote Speaker: Timothy Brennan, Professor of Comparative Literature,
Cultural Studies, and English, The University of Minnesota.
Selected Publications: Wars of Position: Cultural Politics of Left and
Right (2005), Ed. Music in Cuba (2001), At Home in the World:
Cosmopolitanism Now (1997).

"Political Lyric Writing in Elizabeth's Court"

CFP: Open the Book, Open the Mind (11/30/06; SHARP, 7/11/07-7/15/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Patrick Leary

CALL FOR PAPERS

SHARP 2007 Conference: Open the Book, Open the Mind

The fifteenth annual conference of the Society for the History of
Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP) will be held in Minneapolis at
the University of Minnesota on July 11-15, 2007. It is organized in
cooperation with the College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota;
University of Minnesota Libraries; Minneapolis Public Library; Minnesota
Historical Society, and Minnesota Center for Book Arts -- a part of Open
Book.

CFP: Open the Book, Open the Mind (11/30/06; SHARP, 7/11/07-7/15/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Patrick Leary

CALL FOR PAPERS

SHARP 2007 Conference: Open the Book, Open the Mind

The fifteenth annual conference of the Society for the History of
Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP) will be held in Minneapolis at
the University of Minnesota on July 11-15, 2007. It is organized in
cooperation with the College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota;
University of Minnesota Libraries; Minneapolis Public Library; Minnesota
Historical Society, and Minnesota Center for Book Arts -- a part of Open
Book.

CFP: Open the Book, Open the Mind (11/30/06; SHARP, 7/11/07-7/15/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:14pm
Patrick Leary

CALL FOR PAPERS

SHARP 2007 Conference: Open the Book, Open the Mind

The fifteenth annual conference of the Society for the History of
Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP) will be held in Minneapolis at
the University of Minnesota on July 11-15, 2007. It is organized in
cooperation with the College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota;
University of Minnesota Libraries; Minneapolis Public Library; Minnesota
Historical Society, and Minnesota Center for Book Arts -- a part of Open
Book.

CFP: Exploring Critical Shadow-Lines: Approaches to Joseph Conrad (11/30/06; EGSA, 2/16/07-2/17/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:13pm
Matthew Landers

LSU EGSA Mardi Gras Conference on Language and Literature.
Feb. 16-17, 2007
Lod Cook Alumni Center
Baton Rouge, LA

Members Only: Gatekeepers and the Future of Literary Studies

Keynote Speaker: Timothy Brennan, Professor of Comparative Literature,
Cultural Studies, and English, The University of Minnesota.
Selected Publications: Wars of Position: Cultural Politics of Left and
Right (2005), Ed. Music in Cuba (2001), At Home in the World:
Cosmopolitanism Now (1997).

Exploring Critical Shadow-Lines: Approaches to Joseph Conrad

CFP: Journal of Drama Studies (11/30/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:13pm
Bhim Dahiya

CFP: Journal of Drama Studies (11/30/06); journal issue)

Journal of Drama Studies (biannual)

Call For Submissions

Though open to world drama from any period, provided written/translated in English, submissions are invited on the Anglo-American drama and the Modern European Drama.

Submission Guidelines:

Preferred length of essays is 8-15 pages (double spaced, Times New Roman, Font 12) typed in MS-Word format. Follow MLA style, with endnotes and work cited at the end of the paper.

The papers will be peer reviewed by the experts.

Send one hard copy and a CD of your complete submission.

Provide a bibliographical headnote to be included in the list of contributors.

CFP: George Herbert Conferences (UK) (2/23/07; 10/5/07-10/6/07); (US) (2/22/08; 10/10/08-10/11/08)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:13pm
Herbert Conferences HERBCONF

CALL FOR PAPERS
GEORGE HERBERT'S LIVING LEGACIES: TWO CONFERENCES, 2007-2008

George Herbert?s Pastoral: Poetry and Priesthood, Past and Future
Sarum College, Salisbury, England, October 5-6, 2007
An International, Interdisciplinary Conference
              We are pleased to announce an international and=20
interdisciplinary conference on George Herbert?s pastoral and poetic life=20
in Wiltshire. The conference will meet October 5-6, 2007 at Sarum College=20
in Salisbury, England. The conference features plenary addresses by=20
distinguished British and American scholars Helen Wilcox of the University =

CFP: Journal of Drama Studies (11/30/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:13pm
Bhim Dahiya

CFP: Journal of Drama Studies (11/30/06); journal issue)

Journal of Drama Studies (biannual)

Call For Submissions

Though open to world drama from any period, provided written/translated in English, submissions are invited on the Anglo-American drama and the Modern European Drama.

Submission Guidelines:

Preferred length of essays is 8-15 pages (double spaced, Times New Roman, Font 12) typed in MS-Word format. Follow MLA style, with endnotes and work cited at the end of the paper.

The papers will be peer reviewed by the experts.

Send one hard copy and a CD of your complete submission.

Provide a bibliographical headnote to be included in the list of contributors.

CFP: George Herbert Conferences (UK) (2/23/07; 10/5/07-10/6/07); (US) (2/22/08; 10/10/08-10/11/08)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 5:13pm
Herbert Conferences HERBCONF

CALL FOR PAPERS
GEORGE HERBERT'S LIVING LEGACIES: TWO CONFERENCES, 2007-2008

George Herbert?s Pastoral: Poetry and Priesthood, Past and Future
Sarum College, Salisbury, England, October 5-6, 2007
An International, Interdisciplinary Conference
              We are pleased to announce an international and=20
interdisciplinary conference on George Herbert?s pastoral and poetic life=20
in Wiltshire. The conference will meet October 5-6, 2007 at Sarum College=20
in Salisbury, England. The conference features plenary addresses by=20
distinguished British and American scholars Helen Wilcox of the University =

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