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CFP: The Unexpected Howells (1/8/06; ALA, 5/25/06-5/28/06)

Monday, August 22, 2005 - 2:51pm
Stokes, Claudia

The William Dean Howells Society invites paper proposals that examine
instances of Howells's life and work that diverge from what we would
normally expect of him, literary or otherwise. Possible topics may
include politics, ghost stories and occultism, utopian fiction, poetry,
literary criticism, sentimentalism, and sexuality, among others.

Please send by January 8, 2006 paper proposals no longer than 500 words
and copy of cv to Claudia Stokes at or by
post to Claudia Stokes, Trinity University, Dept of English, 1 Trinity
Place, San Antonio, TX 78212.


Dr. Claudia Stokes

Assistant Professor of English

CFP: Henry James and Jane Austen (11/1/05; ACCUTE, 5/27/06)

Friday, August 12, 2005 - 3:08pm

"The Unconscious Master: Henry James and Jane Austen"

(27 May - 4 June 2006 at 75th Congress of Humanities and Social Sciences; the
ACCUTE conference will take place over 3-4 days within that timeframe)

CFP: Nineteenth Century Literature and the Cultural Moment (grad) (11/15/05; 3/31/06-4/1/06)

Friday, August 12, 2005 - 3:07pm
frederic pottier

Nineteenth Century Literature and the Cultural Moment

Graduate Student Literature Conference

at the University of South Carolina, Columbia

March 31-April 1, 2006


Whether discussing the Industrial Revolution, the Woman Question, or other forms of political turmoil, many nineteenth-century writers condensed larger issues of the day into specific literary events -- or moments -- that both reflected and defined the historical and cultural climate of the time.


CFP: Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture (10/15/05; journal issue)

Tuesday, August 9, 2005 - 2:02pm

Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture (1900-present) seeks
submissions for the fall 2005 edition.

Deadline: 15 October 2005

Please send submissions to:

To submit to the journal, as well as to Magazine Americana and Newsletter
Americana, you must be a member of Americana: The Institute for the Study of
American Popular Culture. Please visit for


CFP: The Construction of African American Folk (9/1/05; NEMLA, 3/2/06-3/5/06)

Tuesday, August 9, 2005 - 2:02pm
Kocher, Ruth Ellen

Panel Title: The Construction of Folk: Traditions, Interpretations, and Appropriations in African American Literature
Conference: Northeast Modern Language Association, Philadelphia, PA March 2-5, 2005
I am accepting paper proposals until September 1, 2005 for the aforementioned panel. Before submitting your proposal, please consider the following short panel description.

CFP: Photography in America (Cyprus) (no deadline noted; EAAS, 4/7/06-4/10/06)

Tuesday, August 9, 2005 - 2:00pm

"Photography in America: Issues of Individual, National, and Cultural
Identity / Conformism, Non-Conformism, and Anti-Conformism"

Workshop at the 2006 EAAS Cyprus Conference



Dr.Katherine Hoffman, Fine Arts Dept. St. Anselm College.Manchester,
New Hampshire, 03102,U.S.A. (Spring 2006, Fulbright Distinguished
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Dr. Klaus Rieser, American Studies Dept., Karl Franzens University,
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