CFP: American Prohibitions (Ireland) (12/1/05; 3/31/06-4/1/06)

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Call for Papers Irish Association of American Studies 2006
Queen's University Belfast
31 March & 1 April 2006


The Irish Association of American Studies invites proposals for papers
and/or panels on the topic of American Prohibitions for its annual
conference which will take place at Queen's University Belfast, 31 March &
1 April 2006. The theme of the conference is open to wide and varied
definition. Proposals on a range of topics including film and literary
censorship, government policy, moments of America's prohibitive culture
from the times of the Puritans to the present day and other related
concerns are welcomed from academics, scholars and postgraduates working in
the various fields of American studies.

Proposals either for papers or for panels should be submitted by email to by 1 December 2005 (email attachments in Word
preferred). Hard copy proposals can be mailed to Dr Philip McGowan, School
of English, Queen's University Belfast BT7 1NN, Northern Ireland, or faxed
to +4428 90314615. Proposals should include a one-page abstract and brief
curriculum vitae. Papers will last 20 minutes each and will be considered
for publication in the IAAS journal.

--Dr Philip McGowanSenior LecturerSchool of EnglishQueen's University BelfastPh: 028 90973261Fax: 028 90314615 ========================================================== From the Literary Calls for Papers Mailing List Full Information at or write Jennifer Higginbotham: ==========================================================Received on Mon Oct 17 2005 - 23:52:35 EDT