[EDLING:1051] CFP: Luso-Brazilian and Hispanic Literature, Linguistics and Culture
Francis M Hult
fmhult at DOLPHIN.UPENN.EDU
Sat Oct 29 20:37:38 UTC 2005
> 3rd Annual Graduate Student Conference
> on Luso-Brazilian and Hispanic Literature, Linguistics and Culture
> Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
> * * * * CALL FOR PAPERS * * * *
> The Graduate Student Advisory Committee (GSAC), Department of Spanish and
> Portuguese, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana is hosting a conference
> February 19-20, 2006. All papers related to Luso-Brazilian and Hispanic
> literature, linguistics and culture are welcome. Our suggested topic for this
> year is 'Peripheries', although any other topic will also be considered to be
> part of the conference. Research on theoretical and applied linguistics,
> literature, and culture pertaining to the suggested topics is encouraged.
> - Minority Languages and Literatures.
> - Peripheral Identities regarding the nation-state, sexuality, gender,
> culture, politics, etc.
> - Peripheral/non-traditional Representations: performance, performative
> writing, interdisciplinary studies, etc.
> - Geographical Peripheries: City vs. Rural, Local vs. National, First World
> vs. Third World.
> - Ideological Peripheries: Mass Culture and Counter Culture, Sites of
> Resistance, History capital 'H' vs. Critical Historicism.
> - Academic Peripheries: Genre Exploration, Unknown texts, Questioning the way
> we do things within the Academy.
> Abstract Information: Please submit a 250-300 word abstract with presentation
> title by December 2, 2006. Personal information such as name, e-mail
> address, university address and paper title should be submitted on a separate
> sheet of paper. Abstracts may be sent via post-mail (1 copy) or e-mail. E-mail
> attachments must be Microsoft Word documents.
> Paper Information: Papers may be in Spanish, Portuguese or English and should
> not exceed a presentation time of 20 minutes. A brief discussion and question
> session will follow each presentation.
> Post-mail: GSAC
> Department of Spanish and Portuguese
> Ballantine Hall 848
> 1020 East Kirkwood Ave.
> Bloomington, IN 47405
> E-mail: varreola at indiana.edu or vmoreno at indiana.edu
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