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CFP: [Collections] CFP: Collaboration in Professional Development

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 7:27pm
Anne Salo

We are seeking contributions for the professional development section (en
route) of the seventh volume of Brujula: revista interdisciplinaria sobre
estudios latinoamericanos.

The en route section is comprised of short pieces (1000-1500 words) that
address issues of professional concern to graduate students and junior
faculty in the early stages of their careers. For this particular volume we
are organizing a section on collaborative work in the academy.

Please submit for consideration a short piece addressing one or more of the
following topics:

- the process of collaborative research and writing;

- the advantages of collaboration among students;

CFP: [General] PCA Conference 2007––Mystery and Detective Fiction Area

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 6:46pm
Marilyn Rye

Call for Papers
Mystery & Detective Fiction Section
Popular Culture Association
San Francisco
March 19-22, 2008

Investigating a topic in mystery or detective fiction?
Present your conclusions at the 2008 PCA Conference!

We welcome proposals for individual papers or panels on any aspect of
mystery & detective fiction, including history, criticism, theory, and
current trends.

CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition] The Rhetoric of the American Presidency (3/1/08; RMMLA 11/9/08-11/11/08)

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 6:17pm
Gary L. Hatch

In the course of a presidential election cycle, this special topic session
at the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association invites papers on
applying principles of rhetorical criticism to the presidency, including
the campaign and other rhetorical occasions.

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CFP: [American] Cormac McCarthy Sessions, ALA 2008

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 5:04pm
Dianne Luce

The Cormac McCarthy Society will sponsor two sessions at the American
Literature Association Conference in San Francisco, May 22-25, 2008.
Proposals for 20-minute papers on any topic may be submitted by December
15, 2007 to:
Steven Frye
California State University, Bakersfield
43909 30th Street West
Lancaster, CA 93536


Email proposals are preferred.

CFP: [American] Catherâs Circles: Correspondence and Connections

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 4:43pm
Andrew Jewell

Call For Papers
Cather’s Circles: Correspondence and Connections
A Symposium Celebrating the Roscoe and Meta Cather Collection at the
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, June 4, 2008

On June 4, 2008, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries and the Willa
Cather Project, UNL Department of English, is hosting a symposium to
celebrate the Roscoe and Meta Cather Collection, the core of which is
nearly 400 letters Willa Cather wrote to her brother Roscoe, his wife and
daughters, and other members of the family.

CFP: [Graduate] Repetition and Return

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 1:03pm
Jayna Brett

Repetition and Return
Call for Papers
10th Annual Graduate Student Conference
Hosted by Graduate Programmes in Comparative Literature, Spanish and
Theory and Criticism
The University of Western Ontario: London, Ontario
March 6-8, 2008

Guest Speakers:
Dr. Karmen MacKendrick (Le Moyne, NY),
Dr. John Zilcosky (University of Toronto)
Dr. Richard S. Parks (The University of Western Ontario)
& Dr. Aara Suksi (The University of Western Ontario)

UPDATE: [Graduate] The Street, UC-Irvine Visual Studies Conference

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 6:49am
thomas stubblefield

Please note we have confirmed the following speakers:

2/29 - Susan Buck-Morss, Professor of Political Philosophy and Social
     Theory, Cornell University

3/1 - Mike Davis, Professor of History, UC-Irvine

The Street

The 2008 UC Irvine Visual Studies Graduate Student Association Conference
February 29 â€" March 1

UPDATE: [Graduate] American Studies Symposium Purdue University

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 3:23am
Kendra Unruh


* Call for Papers *
American Studies Symposium
“Critical American Studies: Examining the Intersections of Race, Class and
Purdue University • West Lafayette, IN
April 17-18, 2008

Submission Deadline: January 13, 2008

CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition] Computers & Writing 2008

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 2:59am
Anita DeRouen

Computers & Writing 2008: Open Source as Technology and Concept
Location: University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Date: May 21-25, 2008
Abstracts accepted December 3, 2007-January 10, 2008 (see below for more

CFP: [General] Update Deadline SW/TX PCA/ACA (12/15; 2/13-2/16 Albuquerque)

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 1:30am
Philip Heldrich


By request, the deadline for the SW/TX PCA/ACA has been extended.
New information also appears online: http://www.h-net.org/~swpca/index.html

Keynote Speaker: Joy Harjo

The 29th Annual Meeting of the
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Associations
February 13â€"16, 2008
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Albuquerque, New Mexico

The SW/TX PCA/ ACA invites papers for one of its 65+ Area offerings in
Literature, Film, Television, Science Fiction and Fantasy, Ethnic and
Gender Studies, Ecocriticism, Southwest Culture, Western Studies, Creative
Writing, Pedagogy, and many more!

CFP: [Collections] Quiddity, a new literary journal

Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:55pm
Joanna Beth Tweedy & Ted Morrissey

Quiddity Literary Journal, along with its companion public radio program,
are pleased to announce a call for submissions for its inaugural print
issue. Quiddity is seeking short fiction and poetry from emerging and
established writers. International submissions are encouraged.

Submission Guidelines
Fiction: one story (no more than 5,000 words)
Poetry: up to five poems (no more than ten pages total)

Submissions should be addressed to either Fiction Editor or Poetry Editor
Springfield College-Benedictine University
1500 North Fifth Street
Springfield , IL 62702