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CFP: [Renaissance] The Rise of the Mercantile Economy and Early Modern Women, an interdisciplinary forum in EMWJ

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Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 6:54pm
Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal

Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal (EMWJ) invites scholars
from diverse disciplines to explore how the rise of the mercantile economy
affected early modern women. Responses to the forum prompt, available in
its entirety online at http://www.emwjournal.umd.edu, should be 1300 words
in length and might consider some of the following questions: What was the
new ideal for the merchant’s wife in the context of the mercantile economy?
How did this ideal differ from the aristocratic one? Were women involved in
money lending, money changing, investments, and bills of exchange? Did the
activities of the merchant’s wife and the ideal of the feminine differ

CFP: [Collections] Portals: Comparative Literature Journal Vol. 6 (grad) (2/3/08; journal issue)

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Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 6:33pm
Adrianna E. Frick

Portals: A Journal of Comparative Literature is a graduate student journal
published annually by the Comparative Literature Student Association of San
Francisco State University.

Portals invites original, critical essay submissions that explore
comparative literary topics across cultural, regional, linguistic, and
temporal boundaries for the Spring 2008 issue.

Submission Guidelines
NOTE: Only papers by currently enrolled graduate students and doctoral
candidates will be considered.

CFP: [International] Asian theatres and the Western Worlds: Culture,Alterity and Representation.

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Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 6:11pm
C.S.Biju_at_sas.upenn.edu, Associate.Professor@sas.upenn.edu, St.thomas.College@sa

Call for Papers
Conference papers are invited from academics, scholars and
practitioners for the international conference proposed to be held
on 12th and 13th, January 2008 at Thrissur, Kerala, India. The venue
of the conference, Thrissur is the city of “Thrissur Pooram” ( a
grant festival) and renowned as the cultural capital of Kerala. The
title of the seminar, “Asian Theatres and the Western World: Culture,
Alterity and Performance” defines a nexus of themes for discussion
pertinent to theatre practice in Asia and the West. Abstracts of the
papers should reach the Centre for Performance Research as e-mail
on or before December 1st,2007. Please e-mail your abstracts to

CFP: [Film] American Indian/Indigenous Film

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Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 4:36pm
M. Elise Marubbio

Call for Papers: American Indian/Indigenous Film Area

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, NM
February 13-16, 2008

The 2008 WS/TX PCA/ACA Conference will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico
at the Hyatt Regency downtown. Please join us this year as we inaugurate
our new cross-genre area on American Indian/Indigenous Film.

We are looking for panels, papers, and workshops on topics related to
American Indian, First Nations, and Indigenous film. Proposals from all
disciplines that examine, utilize, promote, or teach Native/Indigenous film
and media are welcome.

CFP: [International] Shaping Readers: Selection and Editing

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Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 2:54pm
Making.Books_at_sas.upenn.edu, Shaping Readers

Call for Papers
The Second Annual Making Books, Shaping Readers Conference
April 2nd â€" 4th 2008
University College Cork
http://www.ucc.ie/en/mbsr

Conference Theme: Shaping Readers: Selection and Editing

Plenary Speaker: Professor Alistair McCleery, Co-Director of SAPPHIRE,
Professor of Literature and Culture at Napier University, and co-editor
of The Book History Reader

UPDATE: [Medieval] VAGANTES Conference 2008 (grad) (10/15/07;2/28-3/02/08) - Last Call

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Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 2:48pm
Ryan Judkins

Dear all,

The below CFP may be of interest to graduate students, and it
would be much appreciated if you would forward it to interested
parties. We look forward to seeing the attendees in March!

All best,

Ryan Judkins
Vagantes Planning Board
Ohio State University

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VAGANTES Graduate Student Conference 2008
February 28-March 2, 2008
The Ohio State University

CFP: [International] 2008 ASCA International Workshop: Engaging Objects

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Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 1:36pm
Eloe Kingma

Call for Papers

Engaging Objects

ASCA International Workshop, Amsterdam, 26-28 March 2008

Confirmed keynote speakers: Christoph Cox, Judith Halberstam, Benita Parry
and Joanna Zylinska

Special event: debate between Mieke Bal and Josef Früchtl “What is
Cultural Analysis? And what is the role of Philosophy?”

CFP: [Cultural-Historical] Reading and Writing Recipe Books: 1600-1800

updated: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 12:48pm
Michelle DiMeo

Reading and Writing Recipe Books: 1600-1800
University of Warwick
8-9 August 2008
 
Keynote Speakers:
Margaret Ezell (English, Texas A&M University)
Mary Fissell (History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University)
Gilly Lehmann (Universite de Franche-Comte)
Janet Theophano (Folklore and Folklife, University of Pennsylvania)
 
 
This international interdisciplinary conference will provide a much-
needed environment that allows recipe book scholars to meet and discuss
important issues such as comparative methodologies and periodization,
thereby offering a key opportuninity to shape the course of future
research on this genre.
 
CALL FOR PAPERS:

CFP: [Science] Reading and Writing Recipe Books: 1600-1800

updated: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 12:47pm
Michelle DiMeo

Reading and Writing Recipe Books: 1600-1800
University of Warwick
8-9 August 2008
 
Keynote Speakers:
Margaret Ezell (English, Texas A&M University)
Mary Fissell (History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University)
Gilly Lehmann (Universite de Franche-Comte)
Janet Theophano (Folklore and Folklife, University of Pennsylvania)
 
 
This international interdisciplinary conference will provide a much-
needed environment that allows recipe book scholars to meet and discuss
important issues such as comparative methodologies and periodization,
thereby offering a key opportuninity to shape the course of future
research on this genre.
 
CALL FOR PAPERS:

CFP: [International] Reading and Writing Recipe Books: 1600-1800

updated: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 12:42pm
Michelle DiMeo

Reading and Writing Recipe Books: 1600-1800
University of Warwick
8-9 August 2008
 
Keynote Speakers:
Margaret Ezell (English, Texas A&M University)
Mary Fissell (History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University)
Gilly Lehmann (Universite de Franche-Comte)
Janet Theophano (Folklore and Folklife, University of Pennsylvania)
 
 
This international interdisciplinary conference will provide a much-
needed environment that allows recipe book scholars to meet and discuss
important issues such as comparative methodologies and periodization,
thereby offering a key opportuninity to shape the course of future
research on this genre.
 
CALL FOR PAPERS:

CFP: [18th] Reading and Writing Recipe Books: 1600-1800

updated: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 12:42pm
Michelle DiMeo

Reading and Writing Recipe Books: 1600-1800
University of Warwick
8-9 August 2008
 
Keynote Speakers:
Margaret Ezell (English, Texas A&M University)
Mary Fissell (History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University)
Gilly Lehmann (Universite de Franche-Comte)
Janet Theophano (Folklore and Folklife, University of Pennsylvania)
 
 
This international interdisciplinary conference will provide a much-
needed environment that allows recipe book scholars to meet and discuss
important issues such as comparative methodologies and periodization,
thereby offering a key opportuninity to shape the course of future
research on this genre.
 
CALL FOR PAPERS:

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