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>From: "Katie Lynch" <[log in to unmask]>
>Subject: UPDATE: Texts, Translations, Traditions (2/1/06; MADLIT, 
>4/27/06-4/29/06)
>
>MADLIT has extended its abstract deadline to 2/1/06.  The original 
>Call for Papers can be found below.
>
>Please send abstracts to [log in to unmask], or visit http://
>www.english.wisc.edu/gsa/GSAHome1.html  for more information.
>
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>Texts, Translations, and Traditions
>April 27-29, 2006 at the University of Madison, Wisconsin
>
>MADLIT is pleased to announce its second annual graduate student  
>conference which seeks to bring together graduate students from 
>across the country as a community to share work, ideas, and insights 
>into professionalization. This year's theme invites a wide range of 
>papers from various literary periods that engage with some aspect of 
>texts, translations, and traditions. Some possible topics include:
>
>Transformation
>Movement
>Adaptations
>New Traditions
>Breaking tradition/Rebellion
>Dialogues
>Editing
>Polyvocality
>Textual Politics
>Generic Traditions
>Editing
>Translation as Metaphor
>
>Historical, theoretical, formalist, rhetorical, and pollitical/
>cultural methodologies are welcome, and papers focusing on medieval, 
>Renaissance, modern American, and compoistion/rhetoric are especially 
>encouraged.
>
>In accordance with our goal of professionalizing graduate students, 
>we also encourage faculty proposals for panels on any aspect of 
>graduate student professionalization including how to prepare a 
>dissertation, publishing the dissertation, converting seminar papers 
>into articles, lectureing, teaching, and so on.
>
>This year's feature speaker is Professor Mary Ann O'Farrell  (Texas A&M)
>
>Submission Guidelines
>Proposals should be submitted electronically as an attachment and must
>include name(s) and address(es); institutional affiliation; phone 
>numbers;
>title of individual paper(s) or panel and format, and a 250-word 
>abstract for
>an individual paper or for EACH paper on a panel. Conference sessions 
>will
>be 90 minutes.
>
>Deadline (EXTENDED): February 2, 2006 (acceptance notices will follow 
>within a week)
>Send proposals to: [log in to unmask]

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The German Studies Call for Papers List
Editor: Stefani Engelstein
Assistant Editor:  Megan McKinstry
Sponsored by the University of Missouri
Info available at: http://www.missouri.edu/~graswww/resources/gerlistserv.html