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UPDATE: Pleasures of Imagination in Sci-Fi (6/30/06; ALSC, 10/13/06-10/15/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
alsc

Call for Papers

UPDATE

2006 ALSC Conference, Sir Francis Drake Hotel, San Francisco, California,
October 13-15 2006

 

May 12, 2006

 

The Association of Literary Scholars and Critics (ALSC) has extended the
submissions deadline for its seminar on "Pleasures of the Imagination in
Science Fiction," which is part of the 2006 ALSC Conference Program.

 

The submissions deadline for this seminar has been extended to June30.

 

Additional prospective members and current members alike are heartily
invited to apply.

Please see below for details.

 

Seminars

 

UPDATE: 1st John Dos Passos International Conference (Portugal) (7/15/06; 10/12/06-10/14/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Bernardo de Vasconcelos

Deadline extension for submission of abstracts/proposals: 15 July 2006.

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              From the Literary Calls for Papers Mailing List
                        CFP_at_english.upenn.edu
                         Full Information at
                     http://cfp.english.upenn.edu
         or write Jennifer Higginbotham: higginbj_at_english.upenn.edu
         ==========================================================
Received on Mon May 15 2006 - 12:35:08 EDT

CFP: College English Association National Conference: Empathy and Ethics (10/15/06; 3/29/07-3/31/07)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Lisa E. Bernstein

CEA 2007 CFP -- Special Sessions

College English Association National Conference: "Empathy and Ethics,"
New Orleans, LA, March 29-31, 2007

Deadline for all proposals: October 15, 2006

I am coordinating a set of panels on the topic of "Self and Other:
Defining, Constructing, and Representing Relationships through Empathy
and Ethics," for the 2007 National College English Association Annual
Conference. We welcome individual and panel presentation proposals that
address the ways in which relationships build on, negotiate, and/or lack
a framework of empathy and ethics between oneself and others.

CFP: College English Association National Conference: Empathy and Ethics (10/15/06; 3/29/07-3/31/07)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Lisa E. Bernstein

CEA 2007 CFP -- Special Sessions

College English Association National Conference: "Empathy and Ethics,"
New Orleans, LA, March 29-31, 2007

Deadline for all proposals: October 15, 2006

I am coordinating a set of panels on the topic of "Self and Other:
Defining, Constructing, and Representing Relationships through Empathy
and Ethics," for the 2007 National College English Association Annual
Conference. We welcome individual and panel presentation proposals that
address the ways in which relationships build on, negotiate, and/or lack
a framework of empathy and ethics between oneself and others.

CFP: College English Association National Conference: Empathy and Ethics (10/15/06; 3/29/07-3/31/07)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Lisa E. Bernstein

CEA 2007 CFP -- Special Sessions

College English Association National Conference: "Empathy and Ethics,"
New Orleans, LA, March 29-31, 2007

Deadline for all proposals: October 15, 2006

I am coordinating a set of panels on the topic of "Self and Other:
Defining, Constructing, and Representing Relationships through Empathy
and Ethics," for the 2007 National College English Association Annual
Conference. We welcome individual and panel presentation proposals that
address the ways in which relationships build on, negotiate, and/or lack
a framework of empathy and ethics between oneself and others.

CFP: College English Association National Conference: Empathy and Ethics (10/15/06; 3/29/07-3/31/07)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Lisa E. Bernstein

CEA 2007 CFP -- Special Sessions

College English Association National Conference: "Empathy and Ethics,"
New Orleans, LA, March 29-31, 2007

Deadline for all proposals: October 15, 2006

I am coordinating a set of panels on the topic of "Self and Other:
Defining, Constructing, and Representing Relationships through Empathy
and Ethics," for the 2007 National College English Association Annual
Conference. We welcome individual and panel presentation proposals that
address the ways in which relationships build on, negotiate, and/or lack
a framework of empathy and ethics between oneself and others.

UPDATE: 1st John Dos Passos International Conference (Portugal) (7/15/06; 10/12/06-10/14/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Bernardo de Vasconcelos

Deadline extension for submission of abstracts/proposals: 15 July 2006.

         ==========================================================
              From the Literary Calls for Papers Mailing List
                        CFP_at_english.upenn.edu
                         Full Information at
                     http://cfp.english.upenn.edu
         or write Jennifer Higginbotham: higginbj_at_english.upenn.edu
         ==========================================================
Received on Mon May 15 2006 - 12:35:08 EDT

CFP: Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities (1/31/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Simon Avery

Call for Papers

Critical Survey: Special Edition on 'Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities'

Submissions are required for a special edition of the journal Critical
Survey on 'Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities' to be published
Winter 2007. Contributors many consider any aspect of nineteenth-century
masculinity as it is represented in literary works, including:

Romantic Masculinities
The Byronic hero
Masculinity and industrialisation
The gentleman figure
Education
The dandy figure
Masculinity and war
Masculinity and imperialism
Masculinity and class
Sexuality

CFP: Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities (1/31/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Simon Avery

Call for Papers

Critical Survey: Special Edition on 'Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities'

Submissions are required for a special edition of the journal Critical
Survey on 'Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities' to be published
Winter 2007. Contributors many consider any aspect of nineteenth-century
masculinity as it is represented in literary works, including:

Romantic Masculinities
The Byronic hero
Masculinity and industrialisation
The gentleman figure
Education
The dandy figure
Masculinity and war
Masculinity and imperialism
Masculinity and class
Sexuality

CFP: Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities (1/31/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Simon Avery

Call for Papers

Critical Survey: Special Edition on 'Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities'

Submissions are required for a special edition of the journal Critical
Survey on 'Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities' to be published
Winter 2007. Contributors many consider any aspect of nineteenth-century
masculinity as it is represented in literary works, including:

Romantic Masculinities
The Byronic hero
Masculinity and industrialisation
The gentleman figure
Education
The dandy figure
Masculinity and war
Masculinity and imperialism
Masculinity and class
Sexuality

CFP: Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities (1/31/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
Simon Avery

Call for Papers

Critical Survey: Special Edition on 'Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities'

Submissions are required for a special edition of the journal Critical
Survey on 'Nineteenth-Century Literary Masculinities' to be published
Winter 2007. Contributors many consider any aspect of nineteenth-century
masculinity as it is represented in literary works, including:

Romantic Masculinities
The Byronic hero
Masculinity and industrialisation
The gentleman figure
Education
The dandy figure
Masculinity and war
Masculinity and imperialism
Masculinity and class
Sexuality

CFP: War Area (6/15/06; MAPACA, 10/27/06-10/29/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:35pm
schoppa_at_ncc.edu

The War area of the Mid Atlantic Popular/American Culture Conference, October 27-29, 2006 in Baltimore MD is soliciting paper proposals.
War has been waged throughout history for good reason and for no reason. This area seeks papers that explore the various ways war has impacted upon social, economic, technological, ideological and other aspects of culture.
Special Topic for 2006: Popular Visions of the War on Terror

CFP: American Secrets (Spain) (10/15/06; 3/28/07-3/30/07)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:34pm
Isabel Durán Giménez-Rico

VIII SAAS Conference. La Coruña, Spain March 2007

Call for papers

The 2007 SAAS Conference (Spanish Association for American Studies) will be
held in La Coruña, Spain, in Spring, 28-30 March 2007. Under the theme
"American Secrets: The Politics and Poetics of Secrecy in American Culture",
 the Program Committee invites colleagues to submit proposals for individual
papers, on diverse aspects of this topic, within the following proposed
panels:

CFP: American Secrets (Spain) (10/15/06; 3/28/07-3/30/07)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:34pm
Isabel Durán Giménez-Rico

VIII SAAS Conference. La Coruña, Spain March 2007

Call for papers

The 2007 SAAS Conference (Spanish Association for American Studies) will be
held in La Coruña, Spain, in Spring, 28-30 March 2007. Under the theme
"American Secrets: The Politics and Poetics of Secrecy in American Culture",
 the Program Committee invites colleagues to submit proposals for individual
papers, on diverse aspects of this topic, within the following proposed
panels:

CFP: American Secrets (Spain) (10/15/06; 3/28/07-3/30/07)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:34pm
Isabel Durán Giménez-Rico

VIII SAAS Conference. La Coruña, Spain March 2007

Call for papers

The 2007 SAAS Conference (Spanish Association for American Studies) will be
held in La Coruña, Spain, in Spring, 28-30 March 2007. Under the theme
"American Secrets: The Politics and Poetics of Secrecy in American Culture",
 the Program Committee invites colleagues to submit proposals for individual
papers, on diverse aspects of this topic, within the following proposed
panels:

UPDATE: Creative Writing (UK) (5/29/06; 6/9/06-6/11/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:34pm
graeme.harper_at_port.ac.uk

UPDATE: CALL FOR PAPERS

Great Writing 2006

Great Writing, the UK's International Creative Writing Conference
invites papers/creative work/panel suggestions for Great Writing
2006.

June 9th - 11th
University of Portsmouth

**Now incorporating Discussion and Development Sessions on practice-
led research in Creative Writing, with Professor Graeme Harper,
member of the new Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)
"Steering Committee on Practice-Led Research".**

UPDATE: Creative Writing (UK) (5/29/06; 6/9/06-6/11/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:34pm
graeme.harper_at_port.ac.uk

UPDATE: CALL FOR PAPERS

Great Writing 2006

Great Writing, the UK's International Creative Writing Conference
invites papers/creative work/panel suggestions for Great Writing
2006.

June 9th - 11th
University of Portsmouth

**Now incorporating Discussion and Development Sessions on practice-
led research in Creative Writing, with Professor Graeme Harper,
member of the new Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)
"Steering Committee on Practice-Led Research".**

CFP: Technology and the Home Panel (6/15/06; MAPACA, 10/27/06-10/29/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:34pm
Rett Lorance

Technology and the Home Sessions, a permanent area of the
Mid-Atlantic Popular Culture Annual Conference. Technology and the Home
seeks papers that explore various interactions between the technology and
the domestic environment. The discussion may focus on real or imagined or
speculative homes and technology. There is no limit on the time frame nor
upon the methodology.
 
Previous papers include: "Computing Technologies in the Home: Future
Opportunities and Challenges"; "Technical Innovation and Domestic Display
in Late Republican Rome"; "'Humor' in Home Technology"; "The Yeoman Oven
Mitt"; "Burn, Baby Burn (Kitchen Inferno): New Images of Domesticity in

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