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CFP: American Art & 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.

 

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.

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: 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

UPDATE: LITERA, Journal of Western Literature(s) (12/30/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:39pm
LITERA Istanbul

Call for Journal Submissions

LITERA: Journal of Western Literature(s)

LITERA, the bilingual journal of the Department of
Western Languages and Literatures of the Faculty of
Letters at Istanbul University, Turkey, is a refereed
journal appearing biannually. The journal publishes
scholarly articles that examine textual, visual, and
other media, which bear links with literary and
cultural studies.

For the 19th issue to appear in June, 2006, we call
for articles in English or Turkish. You are invited to

submit your articles by December 30, 2005.

Submission guidelines:

Manuscripts should meet the following criteria:

CFP: &Now/Lake Forest Literary Festival (10/15/05; 4/5/06-4/7/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:38pm
davis

Please post, cross-post, and re-post!

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&NOW / Lake Forest Literary Festival
April 5-7, 2006, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL.
Proposal Deadline, October 15, 2005
http://www.lakeforest.edu/&now
andnow_at_lfc.edu
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The second iteration of &NOW: A Festival of Innovative Writing and
Art, merged with the second annual Lake Forest Literary Festival
(LFLF), will be held on April 5-7, 2006 at Lake Forest College, 30
miles north of Chicago.

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