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>Subject: CFP: Critical Thinking/Complacent Writing (grad) (12/17/05;
>Acacia Group's 2006 Conference: Politicizing texts
>The Acacia Group of California State University, Fullerton is seeking papers
>for our 2006 conference to be held February 17 and 18, 2006. We are
>interested in papers/presentations for the following suggested panel:
>Critical Thinking/Complacent Writing
>Some writers, activists, and literary critics feel that after or apropos
>Derrida and the philosophy of deconstruction, effective political action is
>impossible. Is there really an impasse? How might a deconstructive
>approach obstruct effective action in praxis? How might a deconstructive
>theoretical approach occlude or bring to light overlooked/new voices and
>experiences embedded within cultural, gender, national, regional,
>or ethnic groups?
>We are accepting completed paper submissions only, no abstracts, please.
>Creative writing/productions/performance contributions are encouraged to
>function as commentaries on or expressions of any and all topics
>listed, or, they
>may be submitted individually for special panel consideration.
>will not be presented in written form (performances, art, etc.) must include
>a brief (1-2) page explanation of the submission's relevance to the
>topic/theme, materials used, and concepts explored. All
>written, performed, or shown, may not exceed 20 minutes.
>Submission Deadline: December 17, 2005
>Conference Date: February 17-18, 2006
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