March 31, 2010

Call for Papers - 2010 NCA Doctoral Honors Seminar

Doctoral Students: the NCA is calling for papers for the 2010 Doctoral Honors Seminar, "Communication Research in the Next 100 Years: Evolving Issues, Theoretical Tensions and Methodological Pluralism".

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October 22, 2009

Call for Research Papers - 2010 Symposium

The International Symposium on Online Journalism at the University of
Texas at Austin is now welcoming paper submissions for 2010! April 23-24, 2010

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October 7, 2009

CFP Civil War and Reconstruction at PCA/ACA in St. Louis 2010

Call for Papers:

PCA/ACA 2009 National Conference, St. Louis, Missouri
March 31 - April 3, 2010
American Civil War and Reconstruction

This strand has become a forum for interdisciplinary dialogue about the War. Papers may examine any interplay of the Civil War and Reconstruction with American culture, of course--but they may also explore any topic or "reading" of the War. Past presentations have included such diverse topics as literature (Doctorow's The March, Frazier's Cold Mountain, etc.), photography, art, newspapers and journalistic history, battle reenactments, music and popular poetry, battle narratives, film, television, historiography, women's narratives, memory and memorializing, the politics of battlefield preservation, Abraham Lincoln as a writer, and material culture. Suggested special topics could also include national reconciliation, Missouri and the War, St. Louis, internecine warfare on the Border, black soldiers, and soldier's memoirs.

Submission requirements:
-abstract only
-100 - 250 words
-Electronic submissions are welcomed
-Please include your name, institution affiliation (if any), address, phone number, and email address
-Deadline for submission: December 15, 2009.

Prof. Randal Allred
Dept. of English
Brigham Young University Hawaii
55-220 Kulanui Street
Laie, HI 96762
FAX 808-675-3662

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