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CFP: The Thinkability of Despair (3/1/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, October 6, 2006 - 7:55pm
Rei Terada

THE THINKABILITY OF DESPAIR: a special issue of Postmodern Culture

Abstracts for articles by 3/1/07; accepted articles due in full by
12/15/07 for publication in 2008. Please email abstracts to Rei
Terada, Department of Comparative Literature, University of
California, Irvine, CA, 92697: terada_at_uci.edu, or to
pmc_at_jefferson.village.virginia.edu.

UPDATE: British Women Writers Conference (10/10/06; 4/12/07-4/15/07)

updated: 
Friday, October 6, 2006 - 7:55pm
Katherine D Osborne

The deadline for abstract submissions for the
British Women Writers Conference has been
extended until 10/10/2006.

Please see the CFP below.

15th Annual
British Women Writers Conference
April 12-15, 2007
The University of Kentucky

Call for Papers

CFP: The Thinkability of Despair (3/1/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, October 6, 2006 - 7:55pm
Rei Terada

THE THINKABILITY OF DESPAIR: a special issue of Postmodern Culture

Abstracts for articles by 3/1/07; accepted articles due in full by
12/15/07 for publication in 2008. Please email abstracts to Rei
Terada, Department of Comparative Literature, University of
California, Irvine, CA, 92697: terada_at_uci.edu, or to
pmc_at_jefferson.village.virginia.edu.

UPDATE: British Women Writers Conference (10/10/06; 4/12/07-4/15/07)

updated: 
Friday, October 6, 2006 - 7:55pm
Katherine D Osborne

The deadline for abstract submissions for the
British Women Writers Conference has been
extended until 10/10/2006.

Please see the CFP below.

15th Annual
British Women Writers Conference
April 12-15, 2007
The University of Kentucky

Call for Papers

CFP: Transatlantic Encounters: Post-1989 Perceptions and Representations of North American and Eastern European Cultures in Lite

updated: 
Thursday, October 5, 2006 - 5:55am
Letitia Guran

Please consider the following CFP for the ACLA Conference that will meet
between April 19-22, 2007 in Puebla, Mexico. The deadline for submissions
is November 1, 2006.

Transatlantic Encounters: Post-1989 Perceptions and Representations of
North American and Eastern European Cultures in Literature and the Media

Panel organizers:
Letitia Guran, Univ. of Richmond; letitia.guran_at_richmond.edu
Anca L. Holden, Univ. of Georgia; anca_at_uga.edu

CFP: Transatlantic Encounters: Post-1989 Perceptions and Representations of North American and Eastern European Cultures in Lite

updated: 
Thursday, October 5, 2006 - 5:55am
Letitia Guran

Please consider the following CFP for the ACLA Conference that will meet
between April 19-22, 2007 in Puebla, Mexico. The deadline for submissions
is November 1, 2006.

Transatlantic Encounters: Post-1989 Perceptions and Representations of
North American and Eastern European Cultures in Literature and the Media

Panel organizers:
Letitia Guran, Univ. of Richmond; letitia.guran_at_richmond.edu
Anca L. Holden, Univ. of Georgia; anca_at_uga.edu

CFP: Cities of Refuge (11/1/06; ACLA, 4/19/07-4/22/07)

updated: 
Thursday, October 5, 2006 - 5:55am
zlatan

Call for Papers for the seminar at the American Comparative
Literature Association Conference: "Trans, Pan, Intra: Cultures in
Contact." April 19-22, 2007 in Puebla, Mexico

Cities of Refuge

Seminar Organisers: Zlatan Filipovic & Bidhan Roy, Goldsmiths
College, University of London

"I also imagine the experience of cities of refuge as giving rise to
a place for reflection - for reflection on the questions of asylum
and hospitality - and for a new order of law and a democracy to come
to be put to the test (experimentation)."

Jacques Derrida

CFP: Cities of Refuge (11/1/06; ACLA, 4/19/07-4/22/07)

updated: 
Thursday, October 5, 2006 - 5:55am
zlatan

Call for Papers for the seminar at the American Comparative
Literature Association Conference: "Trans, Pan, Intra: Cultures in
Contact." April 19-22, 2007 in Puebla, Mexico

Cities of Refuge

Seminar Organisers: Zlatan Filipovic & Bidhan Roy, Goldsmiths
College, University of London

"I also imagine the experience of cities of refuge as giving rise to
a place for reflection - for reflection on the questions of asylum
and hospitality - and for a new order of law and a democracy to come
to be put to the test (experimentation)."

Jacques Derrida

CFP: Cities of Refuge (11/1/06; ACLA, 4/19/07-4/22/07)

updated: 
Thursday, October 5, 2006 - 5:55am
zlatan

Call for Papers for the seminar at the American Comparative
Literature Association Conference: "Trans, Pan, Intra: Cultures in
Contact." April 19-22, 2007 in Puebla, Mexico

Cities of Refuge

Seminar Organisers: Zlatan Filipovic & Bidhan Roy, Goldsmiths
College, University of London

"I also imagine the experience of cities of refuge as giving rise to
a place for reflection - for reflection on the questions of asylum
and hospitality - and for a new order of law and a democracy to come
to be put to the test (experimentation)."

Jacques Derrida

CFP: Cities of Refuge (11/1/06; ACLA, 4/19/07-4/22/07)

updated: 
Thursday, October 5, 2006 - 5:55am
zlatan

Call for Papers for the seminar at the American Comparative
Literature Association Conference: "Trans, Pan, Intra: Cultures in
Contact." April 19-22, 2007 in Puebla, Mexico

Cities of Refuge

Seminar Organisers: Zlatan Filipovic & Bidhan Roy, Goldsmiths
College, University of London

"I also imagine the experience of cities of refuge as giving rise to
a place for reflection - for reflection on the questions of asylum
and hospitality - and for a new order of law and a democracy to come
to be put to the test (experimentation)."

Jacques Derrida

CFP: Cities of Refuge (11/1/06; ACLA, 4/19/07-4/22/07)

updated: 
Thursday, October 5, 2006 - 5:55am
zlatan

Call for Papers for the seminar at the American Comparative
Literature Association Conference: "Trans, Pan, Intra: Cultures in
Contact." April 19-22, 2007 in Puebla, Mexico

Cities of Refuge

Seminar Organisers: Zlatan Filipovic & Bidhan Roy, Goldsmiths
College, University of London

"I also imagine the experience of cities of refuge as giving rise to
a place for reflection - for reflection on the questions of asylum
and hospitality - and for a new order of law and a democracy to come
to be put to the test (experimentation)."

Jacques Derrida

CFP: Thomas Ligotti (11/1/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, October 5, 2006 - 5:55am
NGChristakos

Studies in Modern Horror is inviting submissions
regarding author Thomas Ligotti's works, with intent
to publish in a dedicated issue of the journal.

Payment is in two (2) contributors' copies of the
issue your article appears in.

*About the journal*
Studies in Modern Horror is a quarterly scholarly
journal designed to promote the criticism of
contemporary horror, supernatural, and weird fiction;
dealing exclusively with the work of authors who have
been active within the last 30 years.

CFP: Thomas Ligotti (11/1/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, October 5, 2006 - 5:55am
NGChristakos

Studies in Modern Horror is inviting submissions
regarding author Thomas Ligotti's works, with intent
to publish in a dedicated issue of the journal.

Payment is in two (2) contributors' copies of the
issue your article appears in.

*About the journal*
Studies in Modern Horror is a quarterly scholarly
journal designed to promote the criticism of
contemporary horror, supernatural, and weird fiction;
dealing exclusively with the work of authors who have
been active within the last 30 years.

CFP: Contesting Transoceanic Natural Histories (11/1/06; ACLA, 4/19/07-4/22/07)

updated: 
Thursday, October 5, 2006 - 5:55am
ADAM MIYASHIRO

Contesting Transoceanic Natural Histories

Seminar Organizers: Adam Miyashiro and Oscar Fernandez
Affiliations: The Pennsylvania State University and Portland State University

The American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)
Annual Meeting 2007: Puebla, Mexico

April 19-22, 2007
Submission Deadline: November 1, 2006

Description: This interdisciplinary panel seeks to address
critical issues in the theory and practice of “natural history,” a formal
mode of encyclopedic writing that described everything perceived as
“natural” from the perspective of their writers.

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