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CFP: [Gender Studies] Women Professing Modernism

updated: 
Tuesday, June 3, 2008 - 6:12pm
Catherine Keyser

40th Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
Feb. 26-March 1, 2009
Hyatt Regency - Boston, Massachusetts
Women's Studies Section

CFP: [Gender Studies] Prescribing Gender in Medicine and Narrative

updated: 
Tuesday, June 3, 2008 - 3:43pm
Angela Laflen

Call for Contributions to essay collection: Prescribing Gender in
Medicine and Narrative.

The collection, under contract with an academic press, investigates
gendered perceptions and representations of healers and patients in
fiction, popular literature, poetry, film, television, and visual art.
To round out the collection, we are seeking additional papers on the
following topics:

gender in non-western healing
men’s health issues
reproductive health
gender and healing in medieval culture/narrative
responses to gender in medicine in the visual arts

UPDATE: [Gender Studies] 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: [Gender Studies] Crazy Women: Healing Post-Trauma

updated: 
Monday, May 26, 2008 - 3:23pm
Rachel Spear

Call for Papers:

40th Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
Feb. 26-March 1, 2009
Hyatt Regency â€" Boston, Massachusetts

Crazy Women: Healing Post-Trauma

It is only by putting it into words that I make it whole... - Virginia
Woolf

CFP: [Gender Studies] CFP: Women and Commodities

updated: 
Saturday, May 24, 2008 - 5:06pm
Sophie Lavin

2009 NEMLA Convention, Women’s Studies Section
CALL FOR PAPERS
 40th Anniversary Convention, The Northeast Modern Language Association
(NeMLA)
February 26th-March 1st
Hyatt Regencyâ€"Boston, MA
Special Women’s Studies session: Women & Commodities

CFP: [Gender Studies] Women Writing Space: Representations of Gender and Space in post-1850 British Womenâs Writing

updated: 
Friday, May 23, 2008 - 3:15pm
Arina Lungu

This one-day conference invites papers from a range of disciplines,
reflecting the scope of contemporary feminist interest in spatial
configurations. The conference will address the issue of “how British
women writers represent space”, considering questions such as, how do
women writers construct literary space? What types of spaces/places are
represented in works by women? How are received notions of space/place
interpreted, accepted, or contested? How do we theorise the textual
spaces in women’s writing?

We welcome papers covering British women’s writing over a period ranging
from the mid-19th century to the present. Topics may include, but are not
limited to:

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