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CFP: [Bibliography] CFP

updated: 
Tuesday, October 7, 2008 - 10:51am
Bernadette Cantrall

Issue 14: Sense & Sensation
 
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 31st January, 2009
Send to: slamphilament_at_usyd.edu.au

“Ah well! It means much the same thing,” said the Duchess, digging her
sharp little chin into Alice’s shoulder as she added, “and the moral of
THAT is â€"‘Take care of the sense, and the sounds will take care of
themselves.”
Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland.

"To the senseless nothing is more maddening than sense."
Aldous Huxley, Island

UPDATE: [Bibliography] Obliterature: The Art of Creative Destruction –– GEO Conference in Kirksville, MO

updated: 
Saturday, October 4, 2008 - 1:46am
Tamara Sack

Due to unforeseen scheduling problems, we have had to move the date of
the conference. Instead of April 10-11, our conference will now take
place April 3-4. We are sorry about the inconvenience.

I am reposting the entire CFP in this update with all the correct and
current information. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

***

The Graduate English Organization of Truman State University is proud to
announce the call for papers for their annual conference April 3-4, 2009!

CFP: [Bibliography] Symbiosis 2009: Boston and the New Atlantic World

updated: 
Saturday, October 4, 2008 - 12:18am
Leslie Eckel

"Boston and the New Atlantic World"

The 7th Biennial Symbiosis Conference

June 25-28, 2009

Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts

Plenary speakers:
Richard Brantley (University of Florida)
Anna Brickhouse (University of Virginia)
Mark Peterson (University of California, Berkeley)

CFP: [Bibliography] Southern Writers/Southern Writing Graduate Conference

updated: 
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 - 6:51pm
Tara L. McLellan

2009 Call for Papers

The 15th Annual Southern Writers/Southern Writing Conference is a
University of Mississippi Graduate Student event held in conjunction with
the university’s Annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference.
Participants are encouraged to remain in Oxford after the SWSW Conference
to attend the Faulkner Conference. More information about the 2009
Faulkner Conference will be available at
www.outreach.olemiss.edu/events/faulkner/.

CFP: [Bibliography] "Literacy and Subjectivity" ASA 2009

updated: 
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 - 2:51pm
Wendy Korwin

I am seeking a third paper for a panel entitled “Literacy and
Subjectivity,” being proposed for next year’s American Studies Association
meeting. The 2009 conference theme is “Practices of Citizenship,
Sustainability, and Belonging.” The conference will be held November 5-8,
2009 in Washington D.C.

UPDATE: [Bibliography] Obliterature: The Art of Creative Destruction –– GEO Conference in Kirksville, MO

updated: 
Friday, September 26, 2008 - 7:39pm
Tamara Sack

The deadline for submitting proposals to our Spring 2009
conference "Obliterature: The Art of Creative Destruction" has been
extended to midnight on January 15, 2009. Notices of acceptance will be
sent out mid-to-late February. Please refer to the original call for
papers for details on submission requirements.

Be sure to check out information on our conference in the December issue
of The Writer's Chronicle or online at
www.geocities.com/graduate.english/conference.html.

As usual, any questions or concerns may be sent to Tamara Sack at
tsack_at_truman.edu.

Thank you.

UPDATE: [Bibliography] St. John's University Humanities Review

updated: 
Thursday, September 25, 2008 - 6:51pm
John V. Nance

This is a call for submissions to be considered for publication in The
St. John's University (Queens, NY) literary journal, The Humanities
Review.

The journal has published several notable academics in their
respective fields over the last few years such as: Gayatri Spivak, Amy
King, Nick Brandt and Peter McLaren.

The working themes of this edition are modern social flourishes,
exemplary figures and post-9/11 Noir. However, we will not discriminate
if your paper fails to converse with these ideas. Please send any and
all.

Please note: The submission deadline is November 1st 2008.

CFP: [Bibliography] "Literacy and Subjectivity" ASA 2009

updated: 
Thursday, September 25, 2008 - 6:01pm
Wendy Korwin

I am seeking a third paper for a panel entitled “Literacy and
Subjectivity,” being proposed for next year’s American Studies Association
meeting. The 2009 conference theme is “Practices of Citizenship,
Sustainability, and Belonging.” The conference will be held November 5-8,
2009 in Washington D.C.

CFP: [Bibliography] Document Academy

updated: 
Tuesday, September 23, 2008 - 4:07pm
David Beard

The Document Academy
Invites:
PROPOSALS FOR PAPERS
DOCAM '09
March 28-29, 2009

University of Wisconsin-Madison
School of Library and Information Studies
Helen C. White Hall
Madison, Wisconsin USA

DOCAM '09 is the sixth Annual meeting of the Document Academy, an
international network of scholars, artists and professionals in various
fields interested in the exploration of the document as a useful approach,
concept and tool in Sciences, Arts, Business, and Society.

CFP: [Bibliography] CFP: Document Academy 2009

updated: 
Friday, September 19, 2008 - 8:09pm
David Beard

CFP DOCAM 2009

The Document Academy
Invites:
PROPOSALS FOR PAPERS
DOCAM '09
March 28-29, 2009

University of Wisconsin-Madison
School of Library and Information Studies
Helen C. White Hall
Madison, Wisconsin USA

DOCAM '09 is the sixth Annual meeting of the Document Academy, an
international network of scholars, artists and professionals in various
fields interested in the exploration of the document as a useful approach,
concept and tool in Sciences, Arts, Business, and Society.

CFP: [Bibliography] Papers needed for Literary Journal

updated: 
Thursday, September 18, 2008 - 5:43pm
John.V.Nance_at_virgo.sas.upenn.edu,

This is a call for submissions that you wish to be considered for
publication in The St. John's University (Queens, NY) bi-annual literary
journal, The Humanities Review. The journal has published several notable
academics in their respective fields over the last few years such as:
Gayatri Spivak, Amy King and Peter McLaren.

The working themes of this edition are Modern Social Custom Flourishes,
Exemplary Figures, Corruption of Dialect and Post-9/11 Noir. However, we
will not discriminate if your paper fails to converse with these ideas.
Whatever you have available will certainly suffice.

CFP: [Bibliography] Obliterature: The Art of Creative Destruction GEO Conference

updated: 
Saturday, September 13, 2008 - 6:02pm
Tamara Sack

The Graduate English Organization of Truman State University is proud to
announce the call for papers for their annual conference April 10-11,
2009!

Our speaker this year will be author extraordinaire Mary Ruefle, who has
published several books of poetry and prose as well as a comic book.
Inspired by her unique work A Little White Shadow, our conference is
entitled “Obliterature: The Art of Creative Destruction.” We are
looking for presentations, creative and scholarly, that deal with the
breaking down of culture and art, the imaginative implosions within the
written word, or simply those ideas that are not just out of the box but
crush it.

CFP: [Bibliography] Society for Textual Scholarship annual conference, NYU (10/31/08; 3/18-21/09)

updated: 
Sunday, September 7, 2008 - 5:39pm
John Young

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Society for Textual Scholarship
Fourteenth Biennial International Interdisciplinary Conference
March 18-21, 2009, New York University

Program Co-Chairs: Andrew Stauffer, University of Virginia [ams4k_at_Virginia.edu]; John Young,
Marshall University [youngj_at_marshall.edu]

Deadline for Proposals: October 31, 2008

Plenary Speakers include George Bornstein, Hans Walter Gabler, Matt Kirschenbaum, Laura
Mandell, Dwight McBride, Robert Scholes, Joseph Viscomi, ,and Cliff Wulfman.

UPDATE: [Bibliography] Expanding Literacy Studies International, Interdisciplinary Conference for Graduate Studies

updated: 
Wednesday, July 30, 2008 - 4:46pm
Shawn Casey

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:

Expanding Literacy Studies is an International, Interdisciplinary
Conference for Graduate Students to be held April 3-5, 2009, at The Ohio
State University.

Literacy Studies is a recent construct. At the same time, it addresses
long-standing questions and concerns within and across disciplines. But
what is literacy? Who is studying it? And how is it being studied?

CFP: [Bibliography] (Collection) Resurrecting the "First Five Hundred": The Church Fathers in Early Modern England

updated: 
Saturday, June 14, 2008 - 9:31pm
Mitchell M. Harris

In his "Challenge Sermon" delivered at St. Paul’s Cross on November 26, 1559, Bishop John Jewel
argued that the Church Fathers were the true architects of the Christian religion and that the
English people would no longer be subjected to the sort of medieval tampering that had led the
one true Church astray. "The first five hundred years of the church," he would argue, "are worth
more than the whole thousand that followed afterward." For this collection, we are seeking
essays that address the topic of the Church Fathers in early modern English culture. Topics
addressed may include (but will not be limited to) the rhetorical, political, ethical, and material

UPDATE: [Bibliography] Popular Print Cultures

updated: 
Monday, June 2, 2008 - 2:07pm
Kirsten MacLeod

CONTINUITIES AND INNOVATIONS:
POPULAR PRINT CULTURES â€" PAST AND PRESENT, LOCAL AND GLOBAL
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
27-30 August 2008

Having received additional funding we are able to expand the conference and
extend the deadline for submission of proposals to June 30th.

CFP: [Bibliography] M/MLA Bibliography and Textual Studies Panel - Extended Deadline

updated: 
Monday, May 26, 2008 - 3:07am
Erin Mann

Bibliography and Textual Studies: "People of the Books: Christianity and
Islam in Book Studies." Participants will consider elements of two
religions and cultures especially concerned not only with the contents
but the paratextual elements of their respective books. This panel is
particularly interested in the intersection of Christianity and Islam in
textual studies, although abstracts on any aspect of either religion as
it relates to bibliography will be considered. Please send 250-word
abstracts to Erin Mann, erin-mann_at_uiowa.edu, by JUNE 15, 2008.

CFP: [Bibliography] DEADLINE EXTENDED: MMLA Bibliography and Textual Studies Panel

updated: 
Friday, May 23, 2008 - 7:34pm
Erin Mann

Bibliography and Textual Studies: "People of the Books: Christianity and
Islam in Book Studies." Participants will consider elements of two
religions and cultures especially concerned not only with the contents
but the paratextual elements of their respective books. This panel is
particularly interested in the intersection of Christianity and Islam in
textual studies, although abstracts on any aspect of either religion as
it relates to bibliography will be considered. Please send 250-word
abstracts to Erin Mann, erin-mann_at_uiowa.edu, by June 15, 2008.

CFP: [Bibliography] DEADLINE EXTENDED: MMLA Bibliography and Textual Studies Panel

updated: 
Friday, May 23, 2008 - 7:33pm
Erin Mann

Bibliography and Textual Studies: "People of the Books: Christianity and
Islam in Book Studies." Participants will consider elements of two
religions and cultures especially concerned not only with the contents
but the paratextual elements of their respective books. This panel is
particularly interested in the intersection of Christianity and Islam in
textual studies, although abstracts on any aspect of either religion as
it relates to bibliography will be considered. Please send 250-word
abstracts to Erin Mann, erin-mann_at_uiowa.edu, by June 15, 2008.

CFP: [Bibliography] "Discursive Treatments of Media and Materiality" 4th Annual Digital Assembly Conference

updated: 
Sunday, May 11, 2008 - 4:05am
Elise Takehana

The University of Florida's graduate student group, the Digital Assembly
(http://www.english.ufl.edu/da) in the Department of English is hosting its 4th Annual
conference. Branching beyond game studies, we are looking to cross disciplinary lines
incorporating research and original works from various fields including English, Art and Art
History, and Visual Anthropology to name a few. We are particularly interested in discursive
practices and the role and implication of media conventions in the above fields especially given
the rising importance of materiality in criticism and analysis.

CFP: [Bibliography] Modernisms and Visual Narrative (5/1/08; MSA 2008, 11/13/08-11/16/08)

updated: 
Saturday, April 5, 2008 - 8:13pm
Elizabeth Dyrud Lyman

Modernisms and Visual Narrative
Techniques and effects in visual narratives that rely partly or wholly on
images: drawings, paintings, markings, diagrams, sketches, maps,
symbols. Any genre.
- Creation
- Transformation
- Realization
- Adaptation
- Publication
- Misappropriation

Please send one-page abstract and brief bio to Elizabeth Lyman at
elyman_at_fas.harvard.edu by May 1.

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