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

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:00pm
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: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:00pm
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: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:00pm
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: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 11:00pm
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.

UPDATE: Cultures of Violence (grad) (1/15/07; 4/6/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Cultures OfViolence

Deadline extended:

Please forward this to anyone who might be interested. Apologies for
cross-postings.

CULTURES OF VIOLENCE
Graduate Student Conference
April 6-7, 2007
*PLEASE CIRCULATE*

CFP: Trauma Narratives (grad) (2/16/07; (dis)junctions, 4/6/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
HELEN LOVEJOY

Trauma Narratives
 
This call for papers is for a proposed panel to be
held at (dis)junctions 2007: Malappropriation Nation
at the University of California Riverside's 14th
Annual Humanities Graduate Conference on April 6-7,
2007.

Contributors are invited to submit critical works on
traumatic narratives. Papers may examine any aspect
of trauma narratives, including specific texts and/or
critical and cultural frameworks for such texts. How
are traumatic events articulated in our current
cultural moment? How do cultural understandings of
trauma effect understandings of self? How do trauma
narratives influence and change notions of healing?

Other potential topics include:

CFP: Trauma Narratives (grad) (2/16/07; (dis)junctions, 4/6/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
HELEN LOVEJOY

Trauma Narratives
 
This call for papers is for a proposed panel to be
held at (dis)junctions 2007: Malappropriation Nation
at the University of California Riverside's 14th
Annual Humanities Graduate Conference on April 6-7,
2007.

Contributors are invited to submit critical works on
traumatic narratives. Papers may examine any aspect
of trauma narratives, including specific texts and/or
critical and cultural frameworks for such texts. How
are traumatic events articulated in our current
cultural moment? How do cultural understandings of
trauma effect understandings of self? How do trauma
narratives influence and change notions of healing?

Other potential topics include:

UPDATE: Cultures of Violence (grad) (1/15/07; 4/6/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Cultures OfViolence

Deadline extended:

Please forward this to anyone who might be interested. Apologies for
cross-postings.

CULTURES OF VIOLENCE
Graduate Student Conference
April 6-7, 2007
*PLEASE CIRCULATE*

CFP: Nebula 4.1, Online Journal, Generalist/All Topics (3/10/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Samar Habib

Abimbola O. Adesoji. "Globalization of the media and the Challenges of Democratisation in Nigeria." 38-50

Habiba Hadziavdic. "Images of Gypsies, a German Case: Gilad Margalit." 51-61

Warren Steele. "Strange Fruit: American Culture and the Remaking of Iraqi Males at Abu Ghraib." 62-74

Mary Ellen Wright. "Adrian Hall's Adaptations of In the Belly of the Beast." 75-88

Yashar Keramati. "The Odd Couple: Iran and Venezuela's Union Through anti-U.S. Imperialism and Oil." 89-99

Yashar Kermati. "One Theocrat's Puppet Democracy, One Nation's Democratic Deprivation." 100-110

Jason Cootey. "I've Looked Deep into the Darkness." 111-141

UPDATE: Cultures of Violence (grad) (1/15/07; 4/6/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Cultures OfViolence

Deadline extended:

Please forward this to anyone who might be interested. Apologies for
cross-postings.

CULTURES OF VIOLENCE
Graduate Student Conference
April 6-7, 2007
*PLEASE CIRCULATE*

CFP: Trauma Narratives (grad) (2/16/07; (dis)junctions, 4/6/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
HELEN LOVEJOY

Trauma Narratives
 
This call for papers is for a proposed panel to be
held at (dis)junctions 2007: Malappropriation Nation
at the University of California Riverside's 14th
Annual Humanities Graduate Conference on April 6-7,
2007.

Contributors are invited to submit critical works on
traumatic narratives. Papers may examine any aspect
of trauma narratives, including specific texts and/or
critical and cultural frameworks for such texts. How
are traumatic events articulated in our current
cultural moment? How do cultural understandings of
trauma effect understandings of self? How do trauma
narratives influence and change notions of healing?

Other potential topics include:

CFP: Al-Andalus and its Legacies (5/31/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Comparative Literature Studies

*AL-ANDALUS AND ITS LEGACIES. **Comparative Literature Studies *invites
submissions for a special issue guest-edited by Esperanza Alfonso
(Universidad Complutense-Madrid) and Ross Brann (Cornell University). In the
region of Iberia that was under Islamic control from the eighth to the
thirteenth century, Hebrew and Romance literatures burgeoned alongside
Arabic and created the distinctive hybrid culture invoked in the name *
al-Andalus*. *CLS *seeks papers that explore literary interactions and
influences between cultures and languages in the aforementioned period,
papers that reveal the legacy of this hybrid culture for later literary

CFP: Al-Andalus and its Legacies (5/31/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Comparative Literature Studies

*AL-ANDALUS AND ITS LEGACIES. **Comparative Literature Studies *invites
submissions for a special issue guest-edited by Esperanza Alfonso
(Universidad Complutense-Madrid) and Ross Brann (Cornell University). In the
region of Iberia that was under Islamic control from the eighth to the
thirteenth century, Hebrew and Romance literatures burgeoned alongside
Arabic and created the distinctive hybrid culture invoked in the name *
al-Andalus*. *CLS *seeks papers that explore literary interactions and
influences between cultures and languages in the aforementioned period,
papers that reveal the legacy of this hybrid culture for later literary

CFP: Al-Andalus and its Legacies (5/31/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Comparative Literature Studies

*AL-ANDALUS AND ITS LEGACIES. **Comparative Literature Studies *invites
submissions for a special issue guest-edited by Esperanza Alfonso
(Universidad Complutense-Madrid) and Ross Brann (Cornell University). In the
region of Iberia that was under Islamic control from the eighth to the
thirteenth century, Hebrew and Romance literatures burgeoned alongside
Arabic and created the distinctive hybrid culture invoked in the name *
al-Andalus*. *CLS *seeks papers that explore literary interactions and
influences between cultures and languages in the aforementioned period,
papers that reveal the legacy of this hybrid culture for later literary

CFP: Emily Dickinson (grad) (2/16/07; (dis)junctions, 4/6/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
HELEN LOVEJOY

Emily Dickinson Panel
 
This call for papers is for a proposed panel to be
held at (dis)junctions 2007: Malappropriation Nation
at the University of California Riverside's 14th
Annual Humanities Graduate Conference on April 6-7,
2007.

Contributors are invited to submit critical works on
Emily Dickinson. These papers can examine any aspect
of Dickinson scholarship.

Possible paper topics may include

a close focus on her poetry
her letters
Dickinson's life/biographies of the poet
a look at critical texts on the poet
archiving Dickinson's work
Dickinson and the Civil War
Dickinson and popular culture
images of Dickinson

CFP: Emily Dickinson (grad) (2/16/07; (dis)junctions, 4/6/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
HELEN LOVEJOY

Emily Dickinson Panel
 
This call for papers is for a proposed panel to be
held at (dis)junctions 2007: Malappropriation Nation
at the University of California Riverside's 14th
Annual Humanities Graduate Conference on April 6-7,
2007.

Contributors are invited to submit critical works on
Emily Dickinson. These papers can examine any aspect
of Dickinson scholarship.

Possible paper topics may include

a close focus on her poetry
her letters
Dickinson's life/biographies of the poet
a look at critical texts on the poet
archiving Dickinson's work
Dickinson and the Civil War
Dickinson and popular culture
images of Dickinson

CFP: Emily Dickinson (grad) (2/16/07; (dis)junctions, 4/6/07-4/7/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
HELEN LOVEJOY

Emily Dickinson Panel
 
This call for papers is for a proposed panel to be
held at (dis)junctions 2007: Malappropriation Nation
at the University of California Riverside's 14th
Annual Humanities Graduate Conference on April 6-7,
2007.

Contributors are invited to submit critical works on
Emily Dickinson. These papers can examine any aspect
of Dickinson scholarship.

Possible paper topics may include

a close focus on her poetry
her letters
Dickinson's life/biographies of the poet
a look at critical texts on the poet
archiving Dickinson's work
Dickinson and the Civil War
Dickinson and popular culture
images of Dickinson

CFP: Al-Andalus and its Legacies (5/31/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Comparative Literature Studies

*AL-ANDALUS AND ITS LEGACIES. **Comparative Literature Studies *invites
submissions for a special issue guest-edited by Esperanza Alfonso
(Universidad Complutense-Madrid) and Ross Brann (Cornell University). In the
region of Iberia that was under Islamic control from the eighth to the
thirteenth century, Hebrew and Romance literatures burgeoned alongside
Arabic and created the distinctive hybrid culture invoked in the name *
al-Andalus*. *CLS *seeks papers that explore literary interactions and
influences between cultures and languages in the aforementioned period,
papers that reveal the legacy of this hybrid culture for later literary

UPDATE: Indian Writing in English (2/25/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
chetan deshmane

The last date for submitting papers for the book on Indian Literature
(Indian Writing in English) has been extended until 25 February 2007.

Details:

We are publishing a book on Indian Literature (Indian Writing in English)
dedicated to our teacher and head Dr B S Valke by the end of December.

Indian Writing in English has become a renowned phenomenon by now; however,
there is a dearth of high quality critical material on it. Therefore we
invite papers of high literary standards by scholars who would especially
like to present Poststructuralist / Postmodernist perspective on Indian
Writing in English.

CFP: Current Approaches to Children's Literature (3/16/07; SCMLA, 11/1/07-11/3/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Susan Stewart

Call for papers for SCMLA, November 1-3, 2007, Memphis, Tennessee

Session Theme: Current Approaches to Children's Literature

Description: The Children's Literature Session of South Central MLA (SCMLA),
welcomes proposals for papers examining contemporary or "current" and
innovative approaches to children's and adolescent literature. Methods
might include concepts such as abjection, postcolonialism, multiculturalism,
feminisms or other applicable treatments.
 
Deadline: March 16, 2007

Please submit your abstracts to Session Chair:
         Susan Louise Stewart
         Department of Literature and Languages
         Texas A&M University-Commerce
         Commerce, TX 75429

UPDATE: Indian Writing in English (2/25/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
chetan deshmane

The last date for submitting papers for the book on Indian Literature
(Indian Writing in English) has been extended until 25 February 2007.

Details:

We are publishing a book on Indian Literature (Indian Writing in English)
dedicated to our teacher and head Dr B S Valke by the end of December.

Indian Writing in English has become a renowned phenomenon by now; however,
there is a dearth of high quality critical material on it. Therefore we
invite papers of high literary standards by scholars who would especially
like to present Poststructuralist / Postmodernist perspective on Indian
Writing in English.

CFP: Current Approaches to Children's Literature (3/16/07; SCMLA, 11/1/07-11/3/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Susan Stewart

Call for papers for SCMLA, November 1-3, 2007, Memphis, Tennessee

Session Theme: Current Approaches to Children's Literature

Description: The Children's Literature Session of South Central MLA (SCMLA),
welcomes proposals for papers examining contemporary or "current" and
innovative approaches to children's and adolescent literature. Methods
might include concepts such as abjection, postcolonialism, multiculturalism,
feminisms or other applicable treatments.
 
Deadline: March 16, 2007

Please submit your abstracts to Session Chair:
         Susan Louise Stewart
         Department of Literature and Languages
         Texas A&M University-Commerce
         Commerce, TX 75429

CFP: Children's Literature & Modernism (4/1/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Karin Westman

CHILDREN'S LITERATURE & MODERNISM

Special Issue, CHILDREN'S LITERATURE ASSOCIATION QUARTERLY

Stream of consciousness, fragmentation, multi-media experimentation,
multiple perspectives, cityscapes, shifting boundaries of time and
space, making it new, recycling the old. Modernism pursues new ways of
seeing -- and often through the pages of children's literature.

This special issue of _Children's Literature Association Quarterly_
invites submissions on any aspect of children's literature during the
modernist period, 1890-1945. Topics may include:

CFP: Children's Literature & Modernism (4/1/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Karin Westman

CHILDREN'S LITERATURE & MODERNISM

Special Issue, CHILDREN'S LITERATURE ASSOCIATION QUARTERLY

Stream of consciousness, fragmentation, multi-media experimentation,
multiple perspectives, cityscapes, shifting boundaries of time and
space, making it new, recycling the old. Modernism pursues new ways of
seeing -- and often through the pages of children's literature.

This special issue of _Children's Literature Association Quarterly_
invites submissions on any aspect of children's literature during the
modernist period, 1890-1945. Topics may include:

CFP: Children's Literature & Modernism (4/1/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Karin Westman

CHILDREN'S LITERATURE & MODERNISM

Special Issue, CHILDREN'S LITERATURE ASSOCIATION QUARTERLY

Stream of consciousness, fragmentation, multi-media experimentation,
multiple perspectives, cityscapes, shifting boundaries of time and
space, making it new, recycling the old. Modernism pursues new ways of
seeing -- and often through the pages of children's literature.

This special issue of _Children's Literature Association Quarterly_
invites submissions on any aspect of children's literature during the
modernist period, 1890-1945. Topics may include:

UPDATE: Indian Writing in English (2/25/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
chetan deshmane

The last date for submitting papers for the book on Indian Literature
(Indian Writing in English) has been extended until 25 February 2007.

Details:

We are publishing a book on Indian Literature (Indian Writing in English)
dedicated to our teacher and head Dr B S Valke by the end of December.

Indian Writing in English has become a renowned phenomenon by now; however,
there is a dearth of high quality critical material on it. Therefore we
invite papers of high literary standards by scholars who would especially
like to present Poststructuralist / Postmodernist perspective on Indian
Writing in English.

UPDATE: Indian Writing in English (2/25/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
chetan deshmane

The last date for submitting papers for the book on Indian Literature
(Indian Writing in English) has been extended until 25 February 2007.

Details:

We are publishing a book on Indian Literature (Indian Writing in English)
dedicated to our teacher and head Dr B S Valke by the end of December.

Indian Writing in English has become a renowned phenomenon by now; however,
there is a dearth of high quality critical material on it. Therefore we
invite papers of high literary standards by scholars who would especially
like to present Poststructuralist / Postmodernist perspective on Indian
Writing in English.

CFP: Local Natures - Global Responsibilities (2/15/07; 5/17/07-5/20/07)

updated: 
Saturday, January 6, 2007 - 10:59pm
Prof. Dr. Frank Schulze-Engler

CALL FOR PAPERS

=93LOCAL NATURES, GLOBAL RESPONSIBILITIES=93

=20

Annual Conference of the Association for the Study of the New =
Literatures of
English (ASNEL) /

Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft f=FCr die Neuen Englischsprachigen =
Literaturen
(GNEL)

Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena,

May 17-20, 2007

=20

=20

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