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CFP: Complexity Theory and Cultural Artifacts (8/20/06; SCMS, 3/8/07-3/11/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2006 - 9:43pm
DuBose, Mike S.

Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS)
March 8-11, 2007
Chicago, IL

=93Complexity Theory and Cultural Artifacts=94

Papers are sought which apply scholarship from the growing field of =
Complexity Studies (dealing with emergence, cultural complexity, =
protocol, control, information, technology, network theory) in their =
analysis of mediated texts. Of particular interest are papers which =
address the role of complexity and cultural artifacts in relation to =
multiculturalism, nationalism, transnationalism, postcolonialism, or =
identity politics, as manifest withinin (or in relation to) the public =
sphere.

UPDATE: Circular Flows (grad) (Germany) (9/30/06; 11/3/06-11/5/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, July 12, 2006 - 8:31pm
Gerd Sebald

       
                          7TH GRADUATE CONFERENCE IN ERLANGEN

                                  3RD - 5TH OF NOVEMBER 2006

                 FRIEDRICH-ALEXANDER-UNIVERSITY ERLANGEN-NUREMBERG
                                KOCHSTR. 4, 91054 ERLANGEN
                                             GERMANY

                                    CIRCULAR-FLOWS
                                                 --
                        CAPILLARIES OF WORLD CULTURE

                                           KEYNOTES:

CFP: Flux (Australia) (9/15/06; 11/9/06-11/10/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, July 12, 2006 - 8:30pm
AHCCA pgrads Committee

FLUX: The University of Melbourne School of Art History, Cinema,
Classics and Archaeology's (AHCCA) FINAL Postgraduate Association
Conference will be held on the 9th and 10th of November 2006.

To mark the end of AHCCA in 2006 the Postgraduate Association is
holding a two day conference on the subject of FLUX. With its
connotations of flow and fusion, of formation, dissolution and
reformulation, FLUX reflects both the interdisciplinary spirit of this
year's conference and the current status of AHCCA within The
University of Melbourne.

CFP: On the Subject of Emergence (9/25/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, July 9, 2006 - 3:22pm
After Culture Emergent Anthropologies

Call for Papers: After Culture: Emergent Anthropologies (9/25/2006)

Papers are sought for the inaugural volume of a new peer-reviewed
journal, "After Culture: Emergent Anthropologies." The first issue is
planned for release in January 2007, and thereafter will be published
semiannually (in January and July) and made available free through the
internet (URL forthcoming).

CFP: Linguistics Area (12/1/06; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/14/07-2/17/07)

updated: 
Sunday, July 9, 2006 - 1:31pm
Nancy Antrim

Call for Papers: Linguistics Area
2007 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association

The 28th Annual Meeting of the SW/TX PCA/ACA
February 14-17, 2007
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque=20
Albuquerque, New Mexico

The 2007 SW/TX PCA/ACA Conference will be held in Albuquerque, New =
Mexico at the Hyatt Regency downtown. Further details regarding the =
conference (listing of all areas, hotel, registration, tours, etc.) can =
be found at http://www.swtexaspca.org.

UPDATE: On Difficulty (7/20/06; 10/20/06)

updated: 
Sunday, July 9, 2006 - 1:30pm
Amy E. Woodbury

CALL FOR PAPERS: ON DIFFICULTY
Keynote Speaker: Lisa Lowe
Professor of Comparative Literature University of California, San Diego

18th Annual Tufts University English Graduate Organization Conference
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2006

UPDATE: Threatening Bodies: Nationalism, Sexuality, and Race (8/1/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, July 1, 2006 - 11:12am
Jennifer Musial

Below is a second reminder of our call for papers.
You'll also notice that we are now soliciting book reviews in addition to
original essays for the journal.
_________________________________

 Please Forward... deadline approaching.

 Call for Papers: Special theme issue of 'Reconstruction: Studies in
Contemporary Culture'

 'Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture' is an open access,
electronic,
 peer-reviewed journal devoted to publishing cultural studies work from
emerging
 and established scholars worldwide.

 We now invite submissions for our special-theme issue tentatively titled,
 "Threatening Bodies: Nationalism, Sexuality, and Race"

CFP: Save As...: Digital Memories (8/31/06; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, July 1, 2006 - 11:12am
GARDE-HANSEN, Joanne

CALL FOR PAPERS

SAVE AS...:DIGITAL MEMORIES

Edited Collection

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Edited by Anna Reading (London South Bank University), Joanne
Garde-Hansen (University of Gloucestershire and Andrew Hoskins (Swansea
University)

CFP: Literature, Readers & Democracy (9/15/06; NEMLA, 3/1/07-3/4/07)

updated: 
Monday, June 26, 2006 - 10:26pm
Jen Riley

Literature, Readers, and Democracy

"Democracy depends on engagement, a firsthand accounting of what one sees,
what one feels, and what one thinks, followed by the artful practice of
expressing the truth of our times through our own talents, gifts, and
vocations. Question. Stand, Speak. Act." –Terry Tempest Williams, The
Open Space of Democracy

CFP: Delivering the Story: The Canons of Rhetoric (12/1/06; 2/23/07)

updated: 
Thursday, June 15, 2006 - 11:46am
Elise Flanagan

Delivering the Story: The Canons of Rhetoric
***Open to faculty, graduates, and undergraduates***

The Federation Rhetoric Committee of the Federation of North Texas Area
Universities
Texas A&M University-Commerce
February 23, 2007

The Rhetoric Symposium is now accepting proposals for papers and panels
dealing with contemporary issues of the five canons of rhetoric--invention,
arrangement, style, memory, delivery—which we define broadly to incorporate
a wide variety of research interests.

CFP: Anglo-American Aesthetics: Innovations and Economies of Influence? (UK) (5/4/07; 7/12/07-7/15/07)

updated: 
Thursday, June 15, 2006 - 11:46am
Dr Philip Tew

The Sixth Symbiosis Conference CFP=20

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Headline Theme: =91Anglo-American Aesthetics: Innovations and Economies =
of
Influence?=92 (N.B. Please note that submissions on other Anglo-American
topics/themes are most welcome).=20

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Venue: Brunel University, West London

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Dates: 12th =96 15th July 2007 =20

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The School of Arts at Brunel University is delighted to collaborate with
Symbiosis in hosting the Sixth Symbiosis Conference, with the headline =
theme
of =93Anglo-American Aesthetics: Innovations and Economies of =
Influence?,=94 at
the Uxbridge Campus, Brunel University, July 12=9615, 2007.=20

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CFP: The Flaw (8/15/06; 5/25/07-5/27/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 3:24pm
Claire Sykes

Call for Papers for
An Interdisciplinary Conference on

The Flaw

Deadline : August 15th, 2006
Organizers : Agn=E8s Conacher and Catherine Dhavernas
Queen=92s University, Kingston, Canada

CFP: Inside Knowledge: (Un)doing Methodologies, Imagining Alternatives (Netherlands) (10/1/06; 3/28/07-3/30/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 2:15pm
Boletsi, M.

Call for papers

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Inside Knowledge: (Un)doing Methodologies, Imagining Alternatives

=20

The Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA) invites proposals for =
an=20
international workshop, INSIDE KNOWLEDGE, to be held at the University =
of Amsterdam on March 28-30, 2007.

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We welcome proposals from a range of disciplines, including (but not =
limited to) art history and theory, literary studies, cultural studies, =
film and media studies, theatre, dance and performance studies, =
philosophy, history, gender studies, queer theory, art and design, =
musicology, anthropology, sociology, political science, geography, =
religion studies, and linguistics.

=20

UPDATE: 9/11 and the Futures of Critical Thought (7/16/06; 10/21/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 2:15pm
John Douglas Taylor Conference

"Beyond Ground Zero": 9/11 and the Futures of Critical Thought

Saturday, October 21, 2006

McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

PLEASE NOTE: OUR DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS HAS CHANGED. The new
deadline is Sunday, July 16, 2006.

UPDATE: Wandering with Spinoza (Australia) (6/30/06; 9/13/06-9/15/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 2:15pm
Dimitris Vardoulakis

'Wandering with Spinoza'

www.conferences.unimelb.edu.au/spinoza/

The Conference will be held at the Victorian College of the Arts, =
Melbourne, Australia from 13 =96 15 September 2006.

The conference aims to bring together philosophers, theorists and visual =
and performing artists to celebrate this most influential of =
philosophers.

Keynote Speakers include Alain Badiou, Mieke Bal, Thomas Hirschhorn, =
Genevieve Lloyd, and Christopher Norris=20

CFP: Language Attitudes (7/1/07; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:28pm
Patricia Donaher

Call for Papers on Language Attitudes

I am looking for papers for a possible publication of collected essays on
language attitudes, both historical and contemporary. Possible topics
include but are not limited to the following:

CFP: Polish-German Post-Memory (9/1/06; 4/19/07-4/21/07)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
Justyna Beinek

CFP: Polish-German Post-Memory (9/1/06; 4/19-21/07)

POLISH-GERMAN POST/MEMORY: AESTHETICS, ETHICS,
POLITICS

Conference to be held at Indiana University
(Bloomington), April 19-21, 2007

Conference description

CFP: Journal of Radical Art, Theory and Criticism (ongoing; journal)

updated: 
Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 5:27pm
Dylan Miner

Another [Art] World: A Journal of Radical Art, Theory and Criticism
Recent developments in the =91art market=92 have forced artists to think =
=20
beyond exhibiting their works in galleries and museums. These same =20
changes situate biennials and art fairs as the reified site where =20
artists position their work in relation to globalizing economies and =20
hegemonic discourses. Inversely, the market has also created =20
supplementary spaces where artists from the so-called margins may =20
enter into dialogue with those at the center. Nonetheless, this =20
trajectory continues to expand in an extremely inequitable direction, =20=

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