CFP: Intersections: Literature, Rhetoric, Theory and Creative Writing (grad) (12/1/05; 3/3/06-3/4/06)
=93Intersections: Literature, Rhetoric, Theory and Creative Writing=94=20
The Southwest Symposium: A Graduate Student Conference at the =
University of New Mexico March 3 and 4
Featuring Keynote Speaker Gerald Vizenor (UNM professor and acclaimed =
author of such works as Manifest Manners, Trickster of Liberty, and =
Griever: An American Monkey King in China) on Friday, March 3rd.
With Special Guest Jack Loeffler (author of Adventures With Ed: A =
Portrait of Abbey) on Saturday, March 4th.
The University of New Mexico=92s English Graduate Student Association =
welcomes submissions for the 2006 Southwest Symposium. New Mexico is a =
region where cultures intersect and at these intersections literature, =
rhetoric, theory and writing are created. We welcome individual paper =
submissions as well as panel proposals for work that discusses =
interdisciplinary themes in any interpretation, but the conference will =
highlight the intersections noted in the title. =20
Below is a list of possible areas for submission.=20
Pop Culture/Sub Cultures=20
Indigenous Literatures and Cultures
Nature Writing and Eco-Criticism
Feminism and the Borderlands
Chicano/a Literatures and Cultures
This list is meant to be suggestive rather than exhaustive. All work =
will be considered. Proceeds will be published following the event.
Send questions and 250 word abstracts to Scott Rogers [Srogers1_at_unm.edu] =
or John D. Miles [jdmiles_at_unm.edu] no later than December 1.
English Graduate Student Association
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131
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or write Jennifer Higginbotham: higginbj_at_english.upenn.edu
Received on Sun Oct 23 2005 - 23:09:02 EDT