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UPDATE: [Gender Studies] Consuming Masculinities (11/1/07; PCA/ACA, 3/19/08-3/22/08)

updated: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 7:50pm
Dawn Vernooy-Epp

CFP: Consuming Masculinities (11/1/07; PCA/ACA, 3/19/08-3/22/08)
                         

2008 Popular Culture/American Culture Associations National Conference

March 19-22, 2008
San Francisco Marriott
San Francisco, California

For more information on the PCA/ACA, please go to http:www.h-net.org/~pcaaca. The
conference website is http:www.pcaaca.org

PROPOSAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE UPDATE: NOVEMBER 1, 2007

We are considering proposals for sessions organized around a theme, special panels, and/or
individual papers. Sessions are scheduled in 1 hour slots, usually with 4 papers/speakers per
session.

UPDATE: [Gender Studies] Political Masculinities (11/1/07; PCA/ACA, 3/19/08-3/22/08)

updated: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 7:47pm
William C. Harris

CFP: Political Masculinities (11/1/07; PCA/ACA, 3/19/08-3/22/08)
                 
2008 Popular Culture/American Culture Associations National Conference

March 19-22, 2008
San Francisco Marriott
San Francisco, California

For more information on the PCA/ACA, please go to http:www.h-net.org/~pcaaca. The
conference website is http:www.pcaaca.org

PROPOSAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE UPDATE: NOVEMBER 1, 2007

We are considering proposals for session organized around a theme, special panels, and/or
individual papers. Sessions are scheduled in 1 hour slots, usually with 4 papers or speakers per
session.

UPDATE: [Gender Studies] CFP: Queer Masculinities (11/1/07; PCA/ACA, 3/19/08-3/22/08)

updated: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 7:45pm
William C. Harris

CFP: Queer Masculinities (11/1/07; PCA/ACA, 3/19/08-3/22/08)

2008 Popular Culture/American Culture Associations National Conference

March 19-22, 2008
San Francisco Marriott
San Francisco, California

For more information on the PCA/ACA, please go to http:www.h-net.org/~pcaaca. The
conference website is http:www.pcaaca.org

PROPOSAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE UPDATE: NOVEMBER 1, 2007

We are considering proposals for sessions organized around a theme, special panels, and/or
individual papers. Sessions are scheduled in 1 hour slots, usually with 4 papers/speakers per
session.

CFP: [Collections] Portals: Comparative Literature Journal (grad

updated: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 4:33pm
clsa_at_sfsu.edu

Call for Papers

Portals: A Journal of Comparative Literature is a graduate student journal
published by the Comparative Literature Association of San Francisco State
University.

Portals invites original, critical essay submissions that explore
comparative literary topics across cultural, regional, linguistic, and
temporal boundaries for the Spring 2008 issue.

Submission Guidelines

CFP: [American] Motorcycle Life and Culture

updated: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 3:59pm
Dannette Ewers

Call For Papers:
MOTORCYCLE LIFE AND CULTURE

Annual Meeting of the PCA/ACA Southwest/Texas
February 13-16, 2008 Hyatt Regency, Albuquerque, New Mexico

The Popular Culture Association and American Culture
Associations is inviting papers on motorcycling
and its impact on American and other societies and cultures.

Suggested topics include:

CFP: [Theatre] NEMLA 2008 - Call for Papers

updated: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 3:11pm
ANNA CAFARO

Dear friends, collegues and italianists from all over the world: last
days to send your abstract to NEMLA Convention 2008.
Here is the session: Literature, Poetry and Theatre.
 This panel invites papers that explore the boundaries among literature,
poetry and theatre in the (second) Twentieth and Twenty-first century
works. Welcome are papers that investigate improvisation as a limit as
well as a common element among the three genres; all kind of relations
between text and its representation in one or more of the considered
genres. Send abstracts to Anna Cafaro, Boston College: cafaroa_at_bc.edu
Deadline: 10/12/07

CFP: [American] Americana (11/1/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 1:39am
Leslie Wilson

Americana: The Institute for the Study of American Popular Culture invites submissions to
Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture and Review Americana: A Literary Journal.

To submit American Studies scholarship and creative writing, we invite you to visit the journals at
http://www.americanpopularculture.com

You can also find submission guidelines online at

Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture (1900-present)
http://americanpopularculture.com/journal/call_for_papers.htm

CFP: [African-American] ZORA NEALE HURSTON AND VOODOO

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 10:39pm
La Vinia Delois Jennings

ZORA NEALE HURSTON AND VOODOO. The best of new scholarship and the most
influential older essays are sought for a collection devoted to Zora
Neale Hurston's subversion in _Their Eyes Were Watching God_ of any
aspect of Voodoo/Voudoun practices, beliefs, treatments of the loa, and
so on traceable to Haiti and traditional West Africa. Articles should be
prepared in MLA style and should not exceed 8,000 words in length. The
word count includes notes but not the works-cited list. Send two copies
of essays and 1-page vitae to La Vinia Delois Jennings, Dept. of English,
301 McClung Tower, Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville 37996. Direct inquires

UPDATE: [Poetry] International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 10:19pm
Graham J. Murphy

The 29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
                        
Delightful Horror and the Sense of Wonder:
Appreciating the Sublime in the Fantastic

[Feel free to distribute this updated Call for Papers]

UPDATE: [Children] International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 10:17pm
Graham J. Murphy

The 29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
                        
Delightful Horror and the Sense of Wonder:
Appreciating the Sublime in the Fantastic

[Feel free to distribute this updated Call for Papers]

UPDATE: [Science] International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 10:17pm
Graham J. Murphy

The 29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
                        
Delightful Horror and the Sense of Wonder:
Appreciating the Sublime in the Fantastic

[Feel free to distribute this updated Call for Papers]

UPDATE: [Postcolonial] International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 10:16pm
Graham J. Murphy

The 29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
                        
Delightful Horror and the Sense of Wonder:
Appreciating the Sublime in the Fantastic

[Feel free to distribute this updated Call for Papers]

UPDATE: [Ethnic] International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 10:16pm
Graham J. Murphy

The 29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
                        
Delightful Horror and the Sense of Wonder:
Appreciating the Sublime in the Fantastic

[Feel free to distribute this updated Call for Papers]

UPDATE: [General] International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 10:15pm
Graham J. Murphy

The 29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
                        
Delightful Horror and the Sense of Wonder:
Appreciating the Sublime in the Fantastic

[Feel free to distribute this updated Call for Papers]

UPDATE: [Film] International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 10:14pm
Graham J. Murphy

The 29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
                        
Delightful Horror and the Sense of Wonder:
Appreciating the Sublime in the Fantastic

[Feel free to distribute this updated Call for Papers]

CFP: [American] International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 10:13pm
Graham J. Murphy

The 29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
                        
Delightful Horror and the Sense of Wonder:
Appreciating the Sublime in the Fantastic

[Feel free to distribute this updated Call for Papers]

UPDATE: [20th] International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 10:12pm
Graham J. Murphy

The 29th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts
                        
Delightful Horror and the Sense of Wonder:
Appreciating the Sublime in the Fantastic

[Feel free to distribute this updated Call for Papers]

CFP: [Renaissance] Call for Contributions to Special Issue of Journal

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 7:26pm
Dr Andy Mousley

Call for Essays: Special Issue of Shakespeare (the journal of the British
Shakespeare Association)
Deadline: March 31, 2008
Topic: Shakespeare and the Meaning of Life
Have specialisation and historicism killed off the existential
significance of Shakespeare’s work? Is the ‘meaning’ of Shakespeare now
only conceivable in culturally specific terms or can he still help us to
think about what it is to be human? The legacy of anti-essentialist
thinking within literary criticism and theory has made it difficult to
broach such questions, but if concepts of dehumanisation and alienation
are to retain any ethical force, then they demand our attention. The

CFP: [Ethnic] "Comparative Blackness": Black Presences and Representations in the Americas

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 6:48pm
Brian Russell Roberts

American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) Annual Meeting April
24-27, 2008 in Long Beach, California.

Seminars for the ACLA convention contain 9-12 papers and meet for 2-3
consecutive days. Submissions should be sent through the ACLA webpage.
http://www.acla.org/acla2008/

“Comparative Blackness”: Black Presences and Representations in the
Americas

CFP: [20th] Robert Frost Review

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 4:06pm
T.A. Noonan

The Robert Frost Review is currently seeking work on any subject related to
Frost for our 2007 and 2008 issues.

Since 1991, The Robert Frost Society has published an annual journal of
scholarly essays, news, memoirs, and poetry related to the work and life of
Robert Frost. We welcome submissions on all aspects of Frost. This includes
original research, notes, new manuscripts, new readings of poems, memoirs
of encounters with the poet, etc. Submissions may be up to 5,000 words and
should follow MLA format. We ask that contributors use the Library of
America edition of Robert Frost's Collected Poems, Prose, and Plays (edited
by Richard Poirier and Mark Richardson) for all citations.

CFP: [Poetry] Robert Frost Review

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 4:06pm
T.A. Noonan

The Robert Frost Review is currently seeking work on any subject related to
Frost for our 2007 and 2008 issues.

Since 1991, The Robert Frost Society has published an annual journal of
scholarly essays, news, memoirs, and poetry related to the work and life of
Robert Frost. We welcome submissions on all aspects of Frost. This includes
original research, notes, new manuscripts, new readings of poems, memoirs
of encounters with the poet, etc. Submissions may be up to 5,000 words and
should follow MLA format. We ask that contributors use the Library of
America edition of Robert Frost's Collected Poems, Prose, and Plays (edited
by Richard Poirier and Mark Richardson) for all citations.

CFP: [Collections] Robert Frost Review

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 4:05pm
T.A. Noonan

The Robert Frost Review is currently seeking work on any subject related to
Frost for our 2007 and 2008 issues.

Since 1991, The Robert Frost Society has published an annual journal of
scholarly essays, news, memoirs, and poetry related to the work and life of
Robert Frost. We welcome submissions on all aspects of Frost. This includes
original research, notes, new manuscripts, new readings of poems, memoirs
of encounters with the poet, etc. Submissions may be up to 5,000 words and
should follow MLA format. We ask that contributors use the Library of
America edition of Robert Frost's Collected Poems, Prose, and Plays (edited
by Richard Poirier and Mark Richardson) for all citations.

CFP: [Bibliography] Making Meaning From Material

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 3:22pm
Catherine Feely

Chetham’s Library, the University of Manchester, the Book History Research
Network and Martineau Johnson Solicitors are pleased to announce a one-day
interdisciplinary conference at Chetham’s Library, Manchester, entitled
‘Making Meaning from Material’.

We invite graduate students at either MA and PhD level from any discipline
to present 20 minute papers exploring the critical issues involved in their
research into the printed or the manuscript book. We particularly encourage
those wishing to discuss the intellectual, methodological and legal effects
of recent digitization projects, including EEBO and Google’s new
partnership with the Bodleian Library in Oxford.

CFP: [Graduate] Making Meaning From Material

updated: 
Monday, October 8, 2007 - 3:20pm
Catherine Feely

Chetham’s Library, the University of Manchester, the Book History Research
Network and Martineau Johnson Solicitors are pleased to announce a one-day
interdisciplinary conference at Chetham’s Library, Manchester, entitled
‘Making Meaning from Material’.

We invite graduate students at either MA and PhD level from any discipline
to present 20 minute papers exploring the critical issues involved in their
research into the printed or the manuscript book. We particularly encourage
those wishing to discuss the intellectual, methodological and legal effects
of recent digitization projects, including EEBO and Google’s new
partnership with the Bodleian Library in Oxford.

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