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"Theories of Life in the 20th and 21st Centuries,​" Rutgers Interdisci​plinary Humanities Conference (2.26.11)

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Monday, February 14, 2011 - 12:17pm
Rutgers University

Theories of Life in the 20th and 21st Centuries
Rutgers Interdisciplinary Humanities Conference

"Theories of Life in the 20th and 21st Centuries" brings together
scholars from across the humanities to investigate the centrality of
theories of "life" to twentieth and twenty-first century theory and
cultural production. In fields as diverse as vitalism, feminism,
animal studies, political theory, aesthetics and psychoanalysis,
presenters will highlight how the humanities investigates the
ontological properties and ethical imperatives of life.

Plenary Speaker: Donna V. Jones, UC-Berkeley English: "The Career of
Living Things is Continuous"

New Directions in Earlier Tudor Drama

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Monday, February 14, 2011 - 11:27am
MLA meeting, Seattle, 6-9 January 2012

We welcome proposals for innovative papers on all aspects of and approaches to Tudor drama before Shakespeare. Please send 300-word abstracts by 18 March 2011.

CONTEMPORARY WOMEN NOVELISTS [UPDATE]

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Monday, February 14, 2011 - 6:13am
Roehampton University, London, UK

Roehampton University & the University of Gloucestershire present

The Fifth Contemporary Critical Perspectives Conference

CONTEMPORARY WOMEN NOVELISTS

Roehampton University, 14-15 April, 2011

Includes readings by and discussions with:

FAY WELDON
A. L. KENNEDY
TIFFANY MURRAY
SUSANNA JONES

[Update] Essays on Pearl Cleage

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Monday, February 14, 2011 - 6:05am
Tikenya Foster-Singletary, Ph.D. and Aisha Francis-Samuels, Ph.D.

Call for Papers
Book Title: In Search of Free Womanhood: The Critical Response to Pearl Cleage
Article Deadline: April 30, 2011
Publisher: McFarland Press, North Carolina
Editors: Tikeyna Foster-Singletary, Ph.D. and Aisha Francis-Samuels, Ph.D.

This first ever critical collection focusing on the cultural contributions of Pearl Cleage will address the full range of literary, essayistic, theatrical, and political texts authored by this prolific feminist writer.

Transcultural/Transmedia Adaptations of Shakespeare

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Saturday, February 12, 2011 - 7:01pm
Outerspeares

Outerspeares: Transcultural / Transmedia Adaptations of Shakespeare
The 1st Annual Conference of the Guelph Early Modern Studies Group
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario - November 1, 2011
Deadline for Proposals: May 1, 2011

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