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CFP: Region, Nation, Frontiers (2/14/06; 7/28/06-7/31/06)

updated: 
Friday, August 12, 2005 - 3:06pm
dlpotts_at_ksu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
REGION, NATION, FRONTIERS
The Eleventh International Conference on the
Literature of Region and Nation
28-31 July 2006
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS

Because this is the first time our conference has been held in the
United States, and we are meeting in Kansas, the heart of America¡¦s
farming frontier, we invite papers on topics relating to frontiers.

CFP: Food and the Literary Imagination (10/31/05; journal isue)

updated: 
Friday, August 12, 2005 - 3:06pm
WLevy129_at_aol.com

 
Call for Submissions: The Critic, the journal of the College English
Association, is preparing a special issue on Food and the Literary Imagination.
Scholars interested are invited to submit essays of 5,000 words. Topics are
flexible and may include such as food as symbol; food and character or theme; food
and ideology; conversation at meals; cultural preferences, taboos, and
social roles; food and social currency; food and sexuality; food, fasting, and
spirituality, and of course, the pleasure of it all. Deadline is October 31,
2005. For further information, contact Walter Levy at _wlevy129_at_aol.com_
(mailto:wlevy129_at_aol.com) .

CFP: Ephemera: Thresholds, MIT Journal of Architecture, Art, and Media Culture (10/31/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2005 - 2:02pm
thresh_at_MIT.EDU

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - THRESHOLDS 31 - 'EPHEMERA'

thresholds, the bi-annual critical journal of architecture, art and media
culture of the department of architecture at MIT invites submissions for
issue 31 'ephemera'

DUE:   31 October 2005 
(please see details for submissions below)

http://architecture.mit.edu/thresholds/CallForSubmissions/cfp31.htm

THRESHOLDS 31 - 'EPHEMERA'

CFP: Media and Sexual Minorities (11/1/05; 4/21/06-4/22/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2005 - 2:01pm
Kylo Hart

We invite panel and individual-paper proposals for Media and Sexual Minorities:
A GLBT Media Studies Conference, to be held at Plymouth State University
(Plymouth, New Hampshire) April 21-22, 2006.

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

updated: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2005 - 2:00pm
klaus.rieser_at_uni-graz.at

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

Workshop at the 2006 EAAS Cyprus Conference

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Co-Chairs:

Dr.Katherine Hoffman, Fine Arts Dept. St. Anselm College.Manchester,
New Hampshire, 03102,U.S.A. (Spring 2006, Fulbright Distinguished
Chair, Austria) =20
Email: khoffman_at_anselm.edu or kathy.hoffman_at_gmail.com

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Dr. Klaus Rieser, American Studies Dept., Karl Franzens University,
Graz, Austria,=20
Email: klaus.rieser_at_uni-graz.at <mailto:mail-klaus.rieser_at_uni-graz.at>=20

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CFP: Larry Neal (9/20/05; 2/10/06-2/12/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2005 - 2:00pm
Carter Mathes

Call for Papers

We are pleased to invite submissions for papers to be delivered at an
international conference, "'Don't Say Goodbye to the Pork Pie Hat': Re –
Evaluating Larry Neal's Creative and Critical Vision of the Black Aesthetic,"
hosted and sponsored by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Duke
University, and North Carolina Central University on February 10-12, 2006.

CFP: New Media, Networks and New Pedagogies: The Fibreculture Journal (10/14/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2005 - 2:00pm
Andrew Murphie

(please circulate =AD apologies for cross-posting)

Fibreculture Journal
http://journal.fibreculture.org

Call for papers

New media, networks and new pedagogies (2006)

:: fibreculture :: has established itself as Australasia=B9s leading forum fo=
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discussion of internet theory, culture, and research. The Fibreculture
Journal is a peer-reviewed journal that explores the issues and ideas of
concern and interest to both the Fibreculture network and wider social
formations.

CFP: Digital Games (11/1/05; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/15/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2005 - 1:59pm
Nathan Garrelts

Digital Games (formerly Video Games)
PCA/ACA - National Conference
April 12-15, 2006
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
 
Abstract Submission Deadline: November 1, 2005
 
The Digital Games area of the Popular Culture Association invites
papers/panels on digital games (video games, computer games, arcade games,
etc.) and digital game studies for the Popular Culture Association/American
Culture Association National Conference to be held at the Atlanta Marriott
Marquis Hotel, April 12-15, 2006. All topics related to digital games and
digital game studies will be considered.
 
So that there will be ample time for discussion, each individual paper

CFP: Word and Image (grad) (UK) (11/13/05; 2/17/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2005 - 1:59pm
Emma Tinker

The Mind's Eye: Perspectives on Word and Image
University College London English Postgraduate Conference
17 February 2006

The fourth annual postgraduate conference at University College London
seeks papers that address the relationship between the verbal and
visual in literary texts.

CFP: Fabricating the Body (9/1/05; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2005 - 4:22pm
Elizabeth Klaver

Call for 250 word proposals for essays to go into a book entitled
*Fabricating the Body.* Contributors are asked to examine the way the
body is fabricated through methods such as tatooing, clothing, scarring,
surgery, medicine, computer imaging, forensic science, and so on. The
topic is open to any text, genre, media, nation, theoretical approach,
historical time period. Submit proposal and cv by September 1, 2005 to
etklaver_at_siu.edu.

CFP: M/C Journal 'review' Issue (8/26/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2005 - 4:21pm
M/C - Media and Culture

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 29 July 2005

                          M/C - Media and Culture
                     http://www.media-culture.org.au/
           is calling for contributors to the 'review' issue of

                                M/C Journal
                   http://journal.media-culture.org.au/

M/C Journal is looking for new contributors. M/C is a crossover journal
between the popular and the academic, and a blind- and peer-reviewed
journal.

CFP: Politics in a Mediated World (11/1/05; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/15/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2005 - 4:21pm
Leslie Fife

CFP: Politics in a Mediated World

 

2006 National Popular Culture/American Culture Associations' Annual Conference

 

Atlanta Marriott Marquis

Atlanta, Georgia

 

April 12-15, 2006

 

Submission Deadline: November 1, 2005

 

The Politics in a Mediated World section of the American Culture

Association is seeking individual papers and/or panels for the

Joint meeting of the American Culture Association and the Popular

Culture Association at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel in Atlanta,

Georgia on April 12-15, 2006.

 

ACA/PCA is committed to an interdisciplinary approach.

 

CFP: Arthurian Legend (10/3/05; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/15/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2005 - 4:21pm
Leslie Fife

CFP: ARTHURIAN LEGEND

 

POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION

THIRTY-SIXTH ANNUAL MEETING

 

APRIL 12-15, 2006

 

MARRIOTT MARQUIS HOTEL

ATLANTA, GA

 

 

Papers and panel proposals on all popular treatments of Arthurian Legend from any period and in any medium—print, visual, musical, commercial, electronic—are welcome.

 

Abstracts should be 250 words max. Panel proposals must include abstracts from all session participants. E-mail submissions are acceptable. Please submit abstracts and proposals in duplicate.

 

Electronic submissions to

 

e.sklar_at_wayne.edu and DHof635094_at_aol.com

                                    

CFP: Robert A. Heinlein and Human Identity (10/15/05; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/16/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2005 - 4:21pm
Lisa N. Edmonds

Call for Papers:
Robert A. Heinlein and Human Identity

Robert A. Heinlein Studies
An Area of the Popular Culture Association
National PCA/ACA Conference
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
April 12-16, 2006
Atlanta, Georgia

The Heinlein Studies Area invites papers, panels,
artwork, and multimedia presentations related to
Robert A. Heinlein, his works, and his influences.
Presentations from a variety of academic and critical
perspectives and disciplines are welcome and should be
suitable for a 15 to 20-minute reading/presentation
time limit.

CFP: Literature and Science (11/1/06; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/16/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2005 - 4:21pm
Ian Roberts

Call for Papers:

The American Culture Association has a new area! Does your teaching and/or
research touch on the relationships between the humanities and sciences?
Finally, another place to share ideas and informally meet with others
interested in Literature and Science!

The Literature and Science Area of the American Culture Association invites
submissions for the 2006 PCA/ACA National Conference, to be held at the
Marriott Marquis Hotel in charming Atlanta, Georgia from April 12-16.

CFP: Libraries, Archives, &amp; Pop. Culture Research (10/3/05; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/15/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2005 - 4:20pm
Leslie Fife

CALL FOR PAPERS:

LIBRARIES, ARCHIVES, AND POPULAR CULTURE RESEARCH AREA

 

POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION 2006

 

The Popular Culture Association will be holding its annual joint meeting

with the American Culture Association April 12-15, 2006 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta, Georgia. Scholars from numerous disciplines will meet to share their Popular Culture research and interests.

 

CFP: American Art &amp; Architecture (11/1/05; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/15/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2005 - 4:20pm
Leslie Fife

American Art and Architecture Call for Papers

 

PCA/ACA National Convention

Atlanta 2006

 

The Art and Architecture Area of the American Culture Association

is seeking proposals for papers for the PCA/ACA Annual Conference

in Atlanta, April 12 to 15, 2006.

 

Any aspect of American Visual Culture will be considered. Open Sessions are

scheduled along with Theme Sessions.

 

Proposals for papers for three and four person panels on any topic related to Art and Architecture in North America may be submitted by e-mail to either the A&A Area Chair or to the Theme Session Chairs noted below.

 

UPDATE: The Cultural History of Reading (8/20/05; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2005 - 4:20pm
Gabrielle Watling

Call for Contributors:

NOW CALLING FOR CONTRIBUTORS TO PREVIOUSLY UNADVERTISED CHAPTER OF The =
Cultural History of Reading (2 vol. series forthcoming from Greenwood =
Press, 2007).

The Editors seek contributors for the following subsections of the =
Europe and Britain chapter of the World Literature volume: =20

CFP: Multilingualism and History of the English Language (9/15/05; Kalamazoo, 5/4/06-5/7/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2005 - 4:20pm
Michael Matto

We are very pleased that the Society for the Study of the History of the English Language (SSHEL) will be sponsoring two sessions at the International Congress on Medieval Studies at Kalamazoo next year (May 4-7, 2006).

1. Regular Session: "Multilingualism: Linguistic, Historical, Cultural, and Literary Approaches." This session aims to explore links between multilingualism, cultural practices, and social identities in medieval England. We invite papers that combine methods in linguistics or language studies with methods in literary theory or cultural studies in order to investigate multilingualism and its links to gender/sexuality, community or nation in medieval England.

CFP: Media Studies and Recent Developments in Critical Theory (8/15/05; SCMS, 3/2/06-3/5/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:41pm
richard cante

Seeking abstracts for panel(s) to be proposed for the Society for Cinema
and Media Studies Conference (Vancouver, BC, March 2-5 2006) on the
topic "Media Studies and Recent Developments in Critical Theory."

Deadline for receipt of proposals: August 15th 2005.

Please send paper proposal and brief bio by email to Rich Cante,
Assistant Professor of Media and Cultural Studies, The Univeristy of
North Carolina at Chapel Hill. "rcante_at_email.unc.edu."

All interesting proposals are welcome--whatever media, concepts, or
"methods" they deal with.

CFP: Experimental Histories in the Arts (Australia) (2/20/06; 7/28/06-7/29/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:41pm
Tara Forrest

RETHINKING THE PAST: EXPERIMENTAL HISTORIES IN THE ARTS

University of Technology Sydney: July 28-29, 2006.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

Laura U. Marks
Dena Wosk University Professor in Art and Culture Studies, Simon Fraser
University, Canada

Andrew Benjamin
Professor of Critical Theory in Architecture and Design, University of
Technology Sydney

Ross Gibson
Professor of New Media and Digital Culture, University of Technology Sydney

Conference Theme:

CFP: Midwest Culture (11/1/05; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/15/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:40pm
Leslie Fife

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: SESSIONS, PANELS, PAPERS

 

MIDWEST CULTURE

 

NATIONAL POPULAR CULTURE & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATIONS

2006 JOINT CONFERENCE

 

April 12-15, 2006

Atlanta Marriott Marquis

 

We are considering proposals for sessions organized around a theme, special panels, and/or individual papers. Sessions are scheduled in 1½ hour slots, typically with four papers or speakers per standard session.

 

TOPICS MAY INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

 

-Ethnic and folk cultures

-Culinary traditions

-Depictions of the Midwest in popular culture

-History of the Midwest

-Midwestern art and artists

CFP: Mapping Globalization (Germany) (9/30/05; 5/18/06-5/20/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:39pm
Helge Wendt

Promotionskolleg "Globalisierung aus
kulturwissenschaftlicher Perspektive", Universität
Mannheim

5/18/06- 5/20/06, Schloss Universität Mannheim

Deadline: 9/30/05

Call for Papers
International Conference

Mapping Globalization

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