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CFP: Shakespeare at Kalamazoo (9/15/06; Kalamazoo, 5/10/07-5/13/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2006 - 9:44pm
Anna Riehl

Shakespeare at Kalamazoo invites submissions for two open sessions:

Shakespeare and Monarchy
Shakespeare and Religion

42nd International Congress on Medieval Studies (May 10-13, 2007) will =
take place at Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Michigan).

Reading time for papers should be no more than twenty minutes. According =
to rules established by the Congress, those submitting abstracts for one =
session may not submit abstracts for other sessions in the same year.=20

Email submissions are encouraged. Please include home and office phone =
numbers, complete mailing address, and e-mail address along with your =
attachment. If you need equipment, let us know now.

CFP: Shaw as Playwright at Comparative Drama Conference (11/1/06; 3/29/07-3/31/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2006 - 9:41pm
Richard Dietrich

C a l l f o r P a p e r s
for
An ISS-Sponsored Special Session on "Shaw as Playwright"
at
The 31st Annual Comparative Drama Conference,
March 29, 30, and 31, 2007

Deadline for abstracts, c.v., and covering letter: November 1, 2006

Send 300 word abstracts (with title) preferably by email attachment
to <mailto:tstaffor_at_utep.edu>tstaffor_at_utep.edu or
<mailto:tnyorzb_at_sbcglobal.net>tnyorzb_at_sbcglobal.net or by mail to Dr.
Tony Stafford, Department of English, University of Texas at El Paso,
El Paso, TX 79912.

CFP: Restoration Drama (9/15/06; NEMLA, 3/1/07-3/4/07)

updated: 
Thursday, June 15, 2006 - 12:20pm
Rita Bode

CFP: Restoration Drama (09/15/06; NEMLA, 03/01/07- 03/04/07)

2007 NEMLA (Northeast MLA) convention, Baltimore, Maryland
March 1-4, 2007

>From the comedy of manners to the heroic drama, theatre in the latter
part of the 17th century revived with a flourish. This NEMLA
Board-sponsored panel seeks paper proposals (approximately 500 words) on
new critical and theoretical approaches to Restoration and early
18th-century drama. Please include a brief biography and direct queries
and submissions (due date: Sept. 15th, 2006) to Rita Bode by email:
rbode_at_trentu.ca.

CFP: Popular Culture and Feminine Self-Fashioning (7/15/06; MAPACA, 10/27/06-10/29/06)

updated: 
Thursday, June 15, 2006 - 11:46am
Elizabeth Dill

CFP: Popular Culture, the Marketplace and Feminine Self-Fashioning Panel,
10/27-29/06

"A Rose by Any Other Name: Female Self-Fashioning and the Marketplace" is a
session of the 2006 Mid-Atlantic Popular American Culture Association's
annual conference. The dates are 10/27/06 -10/29/06 in Baltimore, MD. For
more information, please go to: http://www.wcenter.ncc.edu/gazette/.

CFP: Improvisation Continuums (UK) (9/1/06; 4/12/07-4/14/07)

updated: 
Thursday, June 15, 2006 - 11:46am
Dennis R \(HLaSS\)

Improvisation Continuums: theorising improvisation across disciplines

12 - 14 April 2007 (deadline for submissions 1 Sept 06)
Cardiff School of Creative & Cultural Industries
University of Glamorgan South Wales UK

Keynotes confirmed
Anne Bogart, SITI Company
Stephen Nachmanovitch, Free Play

Call for Papers (please cross post where appropriate)

Improvisation is integral to arts practice. This conference provides a
structure and a space for artists/practitioners/teachers/scholars to
share ideas and debate about the application and relevance of
improvisation in arts practice today.

CFP: Construction and Deconstruction of Irish Memory (Denmark) (7/1/06; 11/3/06-11/4/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 3:23pm
Irene Gilsenan-Nordin

NORDIC IRISH STUDIES NETWORK
Symposium and Conference

THE CONSTRUCTION AND DECONSTRUCTION OF IRISH MEMORY
November 3 – 4, 2006
University of Aarhus, DENMARK

Call for Papers
The conference will be held in conjunction with a Beckett symposium. The
conference will be open to all members of NISN and EFACIS.

Deadline for proposals and abstracts (200 words for 20-minute papers)
1 July 2006.

November 3: World Theatre: Samuel Beckett and the Theatre

UPDATE: Diversity on the American Stage (6/12/06; 6/24/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 2:15pm
john dawson

Deadline extended to 06/12/2006 submit to: jtdawson_at_andrew.cmu.edu

The English Department at Carnegie Mellon University and Unseam'd
Shakespeare Company (Pittsburgh, Pa) with the participation of the August
Wilson Center for African American Culture invite academics, artists and
graduate students to participate in a day-long symposium:

Bridges or Fences: Diversity on the American Stage
(Re-engaging the Wilson-Brustein Debates)

June 24, 2006
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, Pa

CFP: Beckett, Contemporary Art and New Media (6/30/06; 11/9/06-11/10/06)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:28pm
alison syme

18:Beckett
Symposium to be held 9-10 November 2006
Toronto, Canada

The prevalence of Beckettian references and formal strategies in =20
contemporary art, new media and theatre attests to the urgency felt =20
by cultural producers to negotiate his challenging legacy. This =20
symposium will explore recent reinventions of Beckettian themes or =20
strategies, such as repetition, fragmentation, abstraction, =20
absurdity, negativity and humour, in relation to contemporary issues. =20=

CFP: Creative Forces: Women, Art, Science (11/1/06; MAWSA, 3/31/07)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
Dr. Lois Gilmore

CFP: Mid-Atlantic Women's Studies Association Conference March 31, 2007

"Creative Forces: Women, Art, Science"

 

 

The Mid-Atlantic Women's Studies Association invites submissions for its
annual conference to be held March 31, 2007, at Bucks County Community
College in Newtown, PA. This year's conference theme is "Creative Forces:
Women, Art, Science."

 

 

This conference spotlights the dynamic relations and fecund negotiations
among the complex and interrelated domains of the arts, the sciences, and
gender.

 

 

CFP: 15th Annual CSU Shakespeare Symposium (9/16/06; 11/4/06)

updated: 
Saturday, May 20, 2006 - 2:07pm
Lloyd Kermode

CALL FOR PAPERS

Fifteenth Annual California State University Shakespeare
Symposium
CSU Long Beach, 90840

Saturday November 4, 2006

Abstracts for 15-minute papers are invited for the
Fifteenth Annual California State University Shakespeare
Symposium.

UPDATE: The &quot;F&quot; Word: The Next Season (grad) (6/12/06; Women and Theatre, 8/1/06-8/2/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 5:20pm
Jen-Scott Mobley

Deadline extended:

Graduate Student Working Group- The "F" Word: The Next Season

Call for Participants

2006 Women and Theatre Conference August 1-2, Chicago (Directly preceding
the ATHE Conference)

Deadline for Submission June 12th

 

The mission of this working group is to create a student-driven roundtable
as part of an effort to engage more grad students in the conversation
surrounding feminism, as well as to establish a stronger network, and an
ongoing discussion amongst graduate scholars in WTP related fields
surrounding the following questions:

 

CFP: Performance as Research (5/31/06, ASTR, 11/16/06-11/19/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:37pm
LisainBG_at_aol.com

Seminar:=20
Performance as Research =20
Leaders:=20
Kris Salata, Stanford University=20
Lisa Wolford Wylam, Bowling Green State University =20
ASTR 2006 CONFERENCE=20
FIFTIETH ANNIVERASRY OF THE FOUNDING OF ASTR=20
Hotel Allegro, Chicago November 16-19, 2006 =20
Conference Theme: AMERICAN: SOCIETY : THEATRE : RESEARCH=20
Deadline for receipt of abstracts (250 words): May 31, 2006 =20
Performance As Research=20
Under what circumstances can performance itself be understood as a terrain=20
of research? The frequent use of the word =E2=80=9Cexperimental=E2=80=9D or=
 =E2=80=9Claboratory=E2=80=9D by=20

CFP: Stakes of Performance Research (5/31/06, ASTR, 11/16/06-11/19/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 15, 2006 - 4:36pm
ArtandDemo_at_aol.com

ASTR 2006 CONFERENCE

FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDING OF ASTR
Hotel Allegro, Chicago - November 16-19, 2006

AMERICA: SOCIETY: THEATRE: RESEARCH

Call for contributions to Seminar:
The Stakes of Performance Research - Local Situations and Global Forces

UPDATE: Postmodern Stages And Beyond (5/30/06; collection)

updated: 
Monday, May 8, 2006 - 12:43pm
Daniel Keith Jernigan \(Asst Prof\)

Deadline Extended:

=20

UPDATE: Postmodern Stages And Beyond -- The Deadline for Paper =
Proposals has been extended to May 30, 2006.

NOTE: At this stage we are especially interested in essays about early =
Twentieth-Century playwrights -- such as Pirandello -- who were quick to =
adopt metatheatrical features which would eventually fall under the =
stylistic rubric of postmodernism.

Postmodern Stages And Beyond:
Early Meta-theatrical Innovation and Late-Postmodern Debate

CFP: Black Theatre at the Crossroads (5/31/06; ASTR, 11/16/06-11/19/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 8, 2006 - 12:43pm
Robert Craig Baum

Seminar:
In Our Hands: Black Theatre at the Crossroads

Leaders:
Jean Young, Cornell University
Robert Craig Baum, European Graduate School

ASTR 2006 CONFERENCE
FIFTIETH ANNIVERASRY OF THE FOUNDING OF ASTR
Hotel Allegro, Chicago November 16-19, 2006

Conference Theme: AMERICAN: SOCIETY : THEATRE : RESEARCH

 * * * The deadline for submission is May 31, 2006 midnight. * * *

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The question is not whether or not Black Theatre is valid so much as
it is recognizing that it is in an invalid state and must recover its
protean expressive force to survive the next millennium.

CFP: Photography (5/22/06; Midwest PCA/ACA, 10/27/06-10/29/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 8, 2006 - 12:43pm
Darnell, Amy L.

~~Call for Proposals: SESSIONS, PAPERS, PERFORMANCES, PANELS~~

***PHOTOGRAPHY AREA***

Midwest Popular Culture Association & American Culture Association
Annual Conference

=20

Proposals are being accepted for the Midwest PCA /ACA (Popular Culture
Association/American Culture Association) Conference in Indianapolis,
IN, Oct. 27-29, 2006, in the area of Photography. Papers, Performances,
and panel suggestions can be from any field of study and are welcomed
from academics/researchers/intellectuals/activists/artists at any stage
in their career. The Photography area seeks to be an interdisciplinary
area where the influence, use, and impact of photography is explored. =20

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UPDATE: World as Stage / Stage as World (Australia) (5/15/06; 8/4/06-8/5/06)

updated: 
Monday, May 1, 2006 - 12:47pm
Brett D. Hirsch

UPDATE:
The Fourteenth Annual Perth Medieval and Renaissance Group Symposium
        "World as Stage / Stage as World."

The deadline for submission of abstracts has been extended to Monday
15 May, 2006. We encourage the submission of papers that wish to
discuss notions of ritual and social performance across all disciplines.

A number of subsidies are available for postgraduates and early
career researchers to defray travel or accommodation costs,
apportioned according to distance from the symposium and the number
of applicants seeking financial assistance.

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