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CFP: Human Enhancement and Human Rights (1/1/06; 5/26/06-5/28/06)

Tuesday, November 8, 2005 - 10:14pm


"Human Enhancement Technologies and Human Rights"

May 26-28, 2006

Stanford University Law School, Stanford, California

Submit proposals via e-mail by January 1, 2006 to

Sponsored by the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies, the Center for
Cognitive Liberty and Ethics, and the Stanford Center for Law and the Biosciences
Much of the criticism of enhancement technologies has focused on the
potential for increased discrimination against women, people of color,
the poor, the differently enabled, or "unenhanced" humans. Some
bioethicists have proposed a global treaty to ban enhancement
technologies as "crimes against humanity."

CFP: Computers & Writing Online 2006 (11/30/05; 2/6/06-2/28/06)

Thursday, November 3, 2005 - 6:12pm
Pam Brewer

Call for Proposals

Computers & Writing Online 2006: Making Knowledge on the Digital =

February 6 to 28, 2006=20

Proposals Due: 30 November 2005

We are pleased to announce Computers & Writing Online 2006: Making =
on the Digital Frontier-a conference for all educators. This conference
occurs completely online and complements the face-to-face conference =
will be held in May at Texas Tech University.

CFP: Cyborgs Old and New (11/30/05; ACLA, 3/23/06-3/26/06)

Thursday, November 3, 2005 - 5:47pm
Megan McKinstry

>From: Stefani Engelstein <engelsteins_at_MISSOURI.EDU>
>Subject: CFP: Cyborgs Old and New (11/30/05; ACLA 3/23/06 -3/26/06)
>Call for papers for a panel at the American Comparative Literature
>Association Annual Convention.
>March 23-26, 2006 at Princeton University.
>Cyborgs Old and New

CFP: Technology, Performance and Identity (UK) (1/30/06; 4/28/06)

Saturday, October 29, 2005 - 6:49pm
Greg Singh

Technology, Performance & Identity:
Mediation, Remediation and the Politics of Self
A multidisciplinary conference

Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College, UK
Department of Arts and Media 8th annual conference
Friday 28th April 2006

Keynote Speaker: Tanya Krzywinska
co-editor of ScreenPlay: cinema/videogames/interfaces
& co-author of Tomb Raiders and Space Invaders

UPDATE: Digital Games and Learning (10/31/05; journal issue)

Monday, October 24, 2005 - 4:12am
Cathlena Martin

  CFP: Learning, Media and Technology

Guest Edited by Liam Murray and Cathlena Martin

Call for Papers: Special issue on Digital Games and Learning
Extended Deadline: October 31, 2005

Learning, Media and Technology is a peer-reviewed journal that provides
a forum for international debates on a diverse range of media used to
support formal and informal learning. Contexts for learning include:
early years education to higher education, as well as in the home, the
community and the workplace.

CFP: &lt;code&gt; HumanSystems | DigitalBodies (11/23/05; iDMAa+IMS, 4/5/06-4/8/06)

Monday, October 24, 2005 - 3:09am
Ritchie, Jeff

2006 iDMAa + IMS Conference
<code> HumanSystems | DigitalBodies

Call for Papers

The International Digital Media and Arts Association and Miami University's
Center for Interactive Media Studies presents the 2006 iDMAa + IMS
Conference. The conference's theme is built around an examination of the many
codes that drive the digital media and arts world. The Conference will bring
academics, artists, and industry representatives together to help define,
refine and advance the leading edge of new media. This is the third annual
iDMAa Conference and fifth annual IMS Conference.