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Languages of Preaching in Anglo-Saxon England

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Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 7:43am
Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics at the 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies

Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics: Languages of Preaching in Anglo-Saxon England

'The Greatest Show on Earth!': The Circus in German Literature and Film (NEMLA, April 30-May 3 2015, Toronto)

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Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 7:25am
Anna Stainton / University of Toronto, Vanessa Plumly / University of Cincinnati

Recent German literature and film have seen an increased focus on the performative space of the circus. Germany's longest-running television series Tatort turned to the topic in the episodes 'Schwindelfrei'(Wiesbaden, 2013) and 'Zirkuskind' (Ludwigshafen, 2014) and in literature, authors Zsuzsa Bánk (Die hellen Tage, 2011) and Yoko Tawada (Etüden im Schnee, 2014), among others, have integrated this space into their recent publications. Nevertheless, the circus as a site of academic investigation and inquiry still remains poorly visited from all sides.

Riddles of Form: Exploration and Discovery in Word and Image: University of Dundee, Scotland, 11 - 15 August

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Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 6:41am
International Association of Word and Image Studies

The conference theme is Riddles of Form: Exploration and Discovery in Word and Image. It will examine representation of science and technology in text, poetry, art, popular culture, film, print and digital media, etc. Dundee has a particular history and reputation in both sciences and arts and is thus an ideal venue for the theme.

The Power of the Word International Conference IV: Thresholds of Wonder: Poetry, Philosophy and Theology in Conversation

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Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 5:21am
Pontifical University of St Anselm/Heythrop College, University of London/Institute of English Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London

The fourth Power of the Word conference, Thresholds of Wonder: Poetry, Philosophy and Theology in Conversation, will be held at the Pontifical University of St Anselm, Rome, 17-20 June, 2015. Proposals from established scholars and research students in the fields of literary studies, theology and philosophy are welcome. Deadline: 15 November 2014. See submission details at: http://www.heythrop.ac.uk/about-us/news-events/news/newsevent/the-power-...

AMERICAN PROSE POETRY: a Conference in Honor of Mary Caponegro, November 4-5 2014, Univ. of UDINE, ITALY

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Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 5:01am
University of Udine, Italy

American prose poetry: a Conference in Honor of Mary Caponegro

November 4-5 2014, Univ. of Udine, Italy

Contact mail: Daniela Daniele at danadaniele@libero.it

(Abstract submission deadline, Sept. 30, 2104)

Sala del Tiepolo
University of Udine, Italy
November 4-5, 2014

Keynote reader:
Mary Caponegro, Richard B. Fisher Family Prof. of Writing and Literature (Bard College)

Limina Journal Volume 20.2 "Fear and Loathing"

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Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 4:28am
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

Call for Papers: Volume 20.2
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 30 AUGUST 2014

The Limina Editorial Collective is calling for papers of substantive and original scholarly work from postgraduate and early career researchers in the humanities and social sciences which engage with the theme of 'Fear and Loathing'. Topics may include (but are not limited to):

• Social and/or Immigration Policy
• Gender and/or Sexuality
• Fear And Loathing in the Australian Context
• Experiences of Difference
• Digital and/or Popular Culture
• Anthropology
• Identity(Ies)
• Religion
• Narratives of the Self
• Stigma

Extended deadline:

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Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 2:43am
Sapientia Hungarian University of Transylvania

Figurations of Intermediality in Film
XV. Film and Media Studies Conference inTransylvania
Cluj-Napoca, October 24-26, 2013.Deadline for proposals extended to 30 July, 2014.

CALL FOR PAPERS

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