UPDATE: Reading Culture: Text and Community at the Crossroads (grad) (11/17/05; 4/29/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Laurel Jenkins-Crowe
contact email: 

The conference deadline has been extended to November
17th, 2005. Please see our website for more


Call for papers

Graduate Conference in Language and Literature 2006,
University of Louisiana (Lafayette)
April 29th, 2006
The theme for 2006 is Reading Culture: Text and
Community at the Crossroads.
Where do textual worlds and the world as text
We welcome papers in all areas of English, including
but not limited to folklore, literature (all areas and
periods), literary theory and criticism,linguistics,
rhetoric, and pedagogy. Creative writing submissions
and panel submissions will also be considered. The
keynote speaker will be American Folklore Society
Fellow, Fulbright Distinguished Scholar and Alcee
Fortier Award winner Carl Lindahl of the University of
Houston, author of Swapping Stories: Folktales from

Send abstracts of not more than 100 words by November
17th to:

Graduate Conference on Language and Literature
Department of English
PO Box 44691
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Lafayette, LA 70504-4691

Abstracts may also be e-mailed to the address below.
Please include the
abstract in the body of the e-mail (do not send it as
an attachment). Include
"grad. conference abstract" in the subject line to
avoid having your e-mail
deleted as spam.


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