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>  CALL FOR PAPERS
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>The Department of German, Scandinavian and Dutch at the University
>of Minnesota announces its third biannual Graduate Student
>Conference:
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>Strangers in a Strange Land
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>Diaspora, Travel, Migration, Exile
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>Minneapolis, March 7-9, 2003
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>Submission deadline: November 17, 2002.
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>Topics will include but are not limited to such issues as:
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>Nomads, travelers, migrants
>Crossing borders between identities, genres and disciplines
>The ousted, their traumas and their return
>Displacing centers
>Traveling cultures
>Diasporic identity
>Exile: trope and reality
>Homes and territories
>Minorities
>Multiculturalism
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>The keynote speaker of the conference will be Dominick LaCapra,
>Cornell University.
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>We encourage submissions dealing with any historical period and
>diverse disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches.
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>250 word abstracts in English should be sent to:
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>Constantin Parvulescu
>Department of German, Scandinavian and Dutch
>University of Minnesota
>205 Folwell Hall
>9 Pleasant St. SE
>Minneapolis, MN  55455-0124, USA
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>Or by email:
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