Battleground States Deadline Extended

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The Culture Club: Cultural Studies Scholars Association at Bowling Green State University
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- Battleground States 2010: War(s) and Peace will be held February 26th and 27th, 2010 on the Bowling Green State University campus. The Culture Club: Cultural Studies Scholars' Association hopes to elicit presenters who consider the conference theme from multiple perspectives and media. As our aim is to create a conference dedicated to interdisciplinarity, we invite proposals from graduate students, emerging and independent scholars, junior faculty, artists, activists, filmmakers, and educators.
- Broadly speaking, any of the following subjects are welcome: race, class, gender & the body; media, rhetoric & society; community, activism, pacifism & protest; interpersonal communication & daily life; technology, automation & biopower; interpretation, 'truth' & privilege.
- Abstracts of 300 words or less should be sent to and must be submitted no later than January 4th, 2010. Submissions should include the title, abstract, presenter's name, institutional affiliation (if applicable), contact information, A-V equipment requests, and special needs, if any. Traditional and non-traditional panel proposals of 3-4 people are also welcome and should include information and abstracts for all participants and the panel as a whole. We ask that all abstracts be sent as .doc files (please no .docx) as follows: lastname_firstname.doc.