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CFP: Henry James on Politics, Culture and Society (4/6/06; PAMLA, 11/10/06-11/11/06)

Saturday, March 18, 2006 - 6:38pm
Davidson, Robert

Call for Papers:=20
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference=20
University of California, Riverside=20
Riverside, CA=20
10-11 November 2006=20

 *** Henry James on Politics, Culture and Society ***

Proposals welcome for 15-minute paper presentations concerning Henry =
James's writings on politics, culture and society. This includes his =
creative work, literary essays, travel writing, and other non-fiction =
(e.g., essays on British geopolitics, WWI, etc.).

Please email 500-word proposals along with a 50 word abstract=20
(in-message or as attachment) to:

CFP: The South (5/1/06; PCAS/ACAS, 10/5/06-10/7/06)

Saturday, March 18, 2006 - 6:38pm
McDonald, Rob

The American South


Popular Culture Association in the South / American Culture Association
in the South

October 5-7, 2006

Marriott Savannah Riverfront

Savannah, Georgia


Proposals are welcome for individual presentations or entire sessions
(traditional presentations, roundtables, or other configurations) on any
aspect of the American South for the 2006 PCAS/ACAS joint conference in


While all topics and approaches will be considered, we are especially
interested in scholarly proposals in the following areas:


Art - including "outsider" art

Literature - including popular writing



CFP: Masks and Passing in African American Literature (grad) (3/22/06; 4/22/06)

Wednesday, March 15, 2006 - 1:29pm
Valerie McKee

Masks and Passing in African American Literature
  Panel Chair: Valerie B. McKee
  Call for Papers on Masks and Passing in African American Literature
for the seventh annual graduate English conference entitled
"Encountering the Text: Reading, Teaching, Theorizing, and Writing" at
Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven, CT on Saturday,
April 22 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  Possible topics include, but are not limited to, interpretations of
literary texts regarding themes of "passing," and the character type of the "tragic mulatto."
  Panels will be one and a half hours long. Presentations will be 15 –
20 minutes long (papers should be 6 – 8 pages in length). A proposal

CFP: U.S. Studies Online (5/1/06; journal issue)

Wednesday, March 15, 2006 - 1:28pm
Elizabeth Rosen

CFP: U.S. Studies Online (05/01/06; Journal issue)

U.S. Studies Online is now considering international submissions.

Originally founded to enable postgraduate students at British universities
to have their work published in a refereed environment at a time when the
opportunity for postgraduates to publish in American Studies paper journals
in Britain was becoming increasingly limited, the journal has now decided to
open the submissions process to postgraduate students from outside Britain,
as well.

UPDATE: African/African American Panel (3/15/06; SCMLA, 10/26/06-10/28/06)

Tuesday, March 7, 2006 - 11:22pm
Juluette Pack

Location change from Ft. Worth to Dallas Tx
  South Central Modern Literature Association in Dallas, Tx October 26-28-2006.
  Call for Papers for African/African American Literature Panel at SCMLA
  Abstracts of 50-100 words
  Theme: Rounding up the Strays: Characters and Authors who Wander from the Mainstream
  Submit to: Holly Staves
                   Juluette Bartlett-Pack