/06

displaying 376 - 390 of 448

UPDATE: [Cultural-Historical] America: Real and Imagined (British Association of American Studies Postgraduate Conference)

updated: 
Thursday, June 5, 2008 - 7:56am
A.P. Nelson

AMERICA: REAL AND IMAGINED
British Association of American Studies Annual Postgraduate Conference
Saturday November 15th, 2008
The University of Exeter
Exeter, United Kingdom

Keynote speaker: Professor Judith Newman (University of Nottingham)

The School of Arts, Languages and Literatures at the University of Exeter
is pleased to be hosting the annual BAAS postgraduate conference. We are
seeking proposals for 20-minute papers on all topics from all disciplines
within the field of American Studies, including history, music, literature,
philosophy, film studies, politics, sociology, popular culture, pedagogy
and language.

UPDATE: [American] America: Real and Imagined (British Association of American Studies Postgraduate Conference)

updated: 
Thursday, June 5, 2008 - 7:55am
A.P. Nelson

AMERICA: REAL AND IMAGINED
British Association of American Studies Annual Postgraduate Conference
Saturday November 15th, 2008
The University of Exeter
Exeter, United Kingdom

Keynote speaker: Professor Judith Newman (University of Nottingham)

The School of Arts, Languages and Literatures at the University of Exeter
is pleased to be hosting the annual BAAS postgraduate conference. We are
seeking proposals for 20-minute papers on all topics from all disciplines
within the field of American Studies, including history, music, literature,
philosophy, film studies, politics, sociology, popular culture, pedagogy
and language.

CFP: [Science] Water, CA: Call for essays and projects

updated: 
Wednesday, June 4, 2008 - 10:29pm
Nicole Antebi

The story of California is shaped by its troubled relationship to water. Over the last century, the
definition of conservation and by extension, reclamation, has changed drastically.

We invite critical and/or creative submissions for a forthcoming book and exhibition, presenting
the politics, poetics, history, reclamation strategies, and communities living near to water in
California.

CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition] Writing Matters composition conference

updated: 
Wednesday, June 4, 2008 - 6:30pm
Gail Odette Henderson

The English department at Baton Rouge Community College invites
submissions from faculty and graduate students to its spring 2009
annual writing conference, "Writing Matters: An Exploration of the
Diverse Nature of the Composition Classroom." Papers and panel
discussions are welcome in all areas relating to the composition
classroom, including technology, cultural diversity, teaching
methodology, interdisciplinary approaches, and writing across the
curriculum. Deadline for abstracts, which should be a maximum of 200
words, is Friday, Nov. 21, 2008. Selected participants will be notified
by Monday, Dec. 8, 2008.

CFP: [Film] IN SHORT Journal now Online––Accepting Submissions

updated: 
Wednesday, June 4, 2008 - 3:10pm
Nicole Richter

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the inaugural issue of IN SHORT, a new online
peer-reviewed journal. IN SHORT provides a home for scholarship on “small”
moving images from a diversity of critical and theoretical perspectives.
This peer-reviewed online journal has been created to encourage and
facilitate scholarly responses to "small" moving images of all kinds: short
films (documentary, fiction, narrative, experimental, etc.), music videos,
commercials, You-tube/viral videos, video art, television episodes, and
readings of a single scene from a longer film, etc.

CFP: [Collections] IN SHORT Journal now Online––Accepting Submissions

updated: 
Wednesday, June 4, 2008 - 3:07pm
Nicole Richter

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the inaugural issue of IN SHORT, a new online
peer-reviewed journal. IN SHORT provides a home for scholarship on “small”
moving images from a diversity of critical and theoretical perspectives.
This peer-reviewed online journal has been created to encourage and
facilitate scholarly responses to "small" moving images of all kinds: short
films (documentary, fiction, narrative, experimental, etc.), music videos,
commercials, You-tube/viral videos, video art, television episodes, and
readings of a single scene from a longer film, etc.

CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition] Gertrude Stein and Composition

updated: 
Wednesday, June 4, 2008 - 1:39pm
Adam Katz

David Bartholomae, in his introductory essay to his recent collection,
Writing on the Margins, notes that “In 1976, it was not uncommon for
those of us working with basic writers to say of our colleagues, ‘If they
can read Gertrude Stein and value what she does, why can’t they read the
work of basic writersâ€"why can’t they give it the same time and attention,
why can’t they value the work’.” It is still a very good, and
unanswered, question in 2008. Bartholomae’s remarks, along with his
attention to Stein in this recent essay, points to some still to be
explored implications of the student-centered, assignment driven, labor-

CFP: [Medieval] GMS 2009: Locating Gender

updated: 
Wednesday, June 4, 2008 - 1:04pm
Josh Davies

The 2009 Gender and Medieval Studies conference will be held at King's
College London, January 9-10 2009, and follow the theme of 'Locating Gender'.

This conference aims to explore conceptions of location, temporality,
geography, belonging and association in relation to the study of medieval
genders and sexualities, and we invite proposals (max. 250 words) for
twenty-minute papers from all disciplines and inter-disciplines within
Medieval Studies.

Pages