>From: Jason Lieblang <[log in to unmask]>
>This is the last call for abstracts for the U of T Graduate Student
>Conference "German Space(s)" to be held at the Munk Centre in
>Toronto, Ontario. Please note that the conference will run Thursday
>and Friday November 3rd and 4th as originally planned.
>The Graduate Students of the Department of Germanic Languages and
>Literatures at the University of Toronto invite proposals for their
>2nd Graduate Student Conference to be held Nov. 3rd and 4th, 2006 in
>Exploring German Space(s)
>What or where is/are German space(s)? Is ?German space? even
>possible, and what does or would it look or feel like?
>We invite papers that in any way investigate the connections between
>the German-speaking countries and space. Topics could include, but
>are certainly not limited to the following:
>-colonial, exotic, oriental spaces
>-spaces in the arts
>-space and identity
>-space and gender
>-space and theory
>We welcome submissions from graduate students in Comparative
>Literature, Film Studies, Drama, Gender Studies, Fine Arts,
>Anthropology, Psychology, History, Economics, Social Sciences,
>Literature, Geography, Architecture, Medieval and Religious Studies.
>Given the broad scope of the conference, we will also consider
>submissions from any other relevant realm of scholarly inquiry.
>200-300 word abstracts should be submitted to the Organizing
>Committee by Friday, September 29th, 2006. Please send abstracts to
>[log in to unmask] Presentations ought to be approximately 20
>minutes in duration. It is our intention to publish a selection of
>articles (20-30 pages) from the presentations that address the theme
>of the conference in a particularly relevant fashion.
>Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
>University of Toronto
>50 St. Joseph St.
>M5S 1J4 Canada
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