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UPDATE: [18th] "I remain, &tc.": Addressing the Eighteenth Century Letter - PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITY

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Tuesday, July 1, 2008 - 7:25pm
John McTague

EXTENDED CFP AND PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITY:

“I remain, &c”: Addressing the Eighteenth-Century Letter

St Edmund Hall, Oxford
11th-12th September 2008

http://eighteenthcenturyletters.blogspot.com

30th June 2008: We are pleased to announce an opportunity for some
participants at our conference to be published in an established academic
journal. We have extended the deadline for our call for papers as a
result of this development. The new deadline is FRIDAY 18TH JULY.

CFP: [Collections] Wendell Berry Issue

updated: 
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 - 3:32pm
Thomas Turner

The August 2008 issue of The Everyday Journal will feature articles,
essays, and creative writing submissions focused on Wendell Berry's
philosophy and ideas found in his fiction, poetry, and non-fiction.

The Everyday Journal welcomes submissions and is issuing a call for papers
on, but not limited to, the following topics:

-Agrarianism
-Farming
-Local Economics
-Morality
-Creation Care
-Christian Ethics
-Humanity and the Earth
-Vocation

All submissions should either engage Wendell Berry's works or build from
his philosophy and ideas. Creative writing submissions should be focused
on the themes and metaphors of Berry's poetic voice.

CFP: [Graduate] In Other Worlds: Estrangement, Cognition, and the SF Imagination

updated: 
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 - 3:20pm
Eric D. Smith

Call for Papers

In Other Worlds: Estrangement, Cognition, and the SF Imagination

April 3-4, 2009

Graduate Student Conference
Department of English
University of Alabama in Huntsville

Speakers: Phillip E. Wegner (University of Florida)
                Tobias Buckell

This conference will be devoted to exploring Darko Suvin’s claim that the
estranging function of science fiction allows us to “redescribe the known
world and open up new possibilities of intervening into it.” We welcome
paper and panel proposals from a variety of disciplinary perspectives on
topics including (but certainly not limited to) intersections of SF with
the following areas of inquiry:

CFP: [American] Eudora Welty Society Centennial Conference (4/16-19/08 Jackson Ms)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 - 2:29pm
Harriet Pollack

Planning for the Eudora Welty Society Centennial Conference in Jackson Mississippi, 2009 is now
underway.

Please send your statements of intent now and 500-word proposals for papers by September 1,
2008 to Harriet Pollack, Bucknell University at pollack_at_bucknell.edu. Acceptances will be
announced late in October.

UPDATE: [Gender Studies] Gender and Jewish Culture, online journal issue (8/01/08)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 - 1:39pm
gender forum

In order to complete an upcoming special issue, the multidisciplinary
online journal “gender forum” (http://www.genderforum.uni-koeln.de) seeks
2-3 further contributions discussing Jewish culture from a gender
perspective. Proposed topics include but are not limited to culturally
specific discourses of gender and sexuality, questions of media
representation and visibility, the representation of Jewish women in
popular culture, the gendering of Anti-Semitism as well as gender
perspectives on Diaspora existences.

CFP: [Collections] Women's Studies Quarterly Mother Issue

updated: 
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 - 1:04pm
Stacie McCormick

Call for Papers: MOTHER
Guest Editors: Nicole Cooley and Pamela Stone

We have entered a motherhood moment--from celebrity mom baby-bump
sightings to recent televised debates between “stay at home moms”
and “working moms,” from “welfare mothers” to “Alpha moms,” images of
motherhood are circulating in our culture as never before.

CFP: [General] Women's Studies Quarterly Mother Issue

updated: 
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 - 1:04pm
Stacie McCormick

Call for Papers: MOTHER
Guest Editors: Nicole Cooley and Pamela Stone

We have entered a motherhood moment--from celebrity mom baby-bump
sightings to recent televised debates between “stay at home moms”
and “working moms,” from “welfare mothers” to “Alpha moms,” images of
motherhood are circulating in our culture as never before.

CFP: [Gender Studies] Women's Studies Quarterly Mother Issue

updated: 
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 - 1:04pm
Stacie McCormick

Call for Papers: MOTHER
Guest Editors: Nicole Cooley and Pamela Stone

We have entered a motherhood moment--from celebrity mom baby-bump
sightings to recent televised debates between “stay at home moms”
and “working moms,” from “welfare mothers” to “Alpha moms,” images of
motherhood are circulating in our culture as never before.

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