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>From: "Kirsten Law" <[log in to unmask]>
>Subject: CFP: Feminism(s) and Literature (grad) (UK) (10/20/06; 11/11/06)
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>Feminism(s) 2006: Feminisms and Literature Postgraduate Seminar.
>Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK, Saturday 11th November 2006.
>
>     A seminar for postgraduates studying 
>literature and feminism to present and discuss 
>their research. The day is primarily concerned 
>with examining the relationship between feminism 
>and literature, the implications of labels such 
>as ëfeministí or ëwomenís writingí, and the 
>impact of feminist literary criticism and 
>politics upon literature today. It is the 
>discussion of these themes across the different 
>topics which is important ñ the day is devised 
>as a discussion of similar concerns across 
>literature. We would also like to encourage 
>students working with poets, dramatists as well 
>as fiction writers.
>
>
>Suggested topics to date include (but are not limited to) :-
>ï    Canadian literature, South-American 
>literature and other literatures which may come 
>under the umbrella-term ëpost-colonial 
>literatureí.
>ï    The feminist label and the ëwomenís writingí label.
>ï    The feminist canon.
>ï    Contemporary womenís fiction.
>
>
>
>Proposals for papers should be no longer than 
>200 words. The closing date for proposals is 
>October 20th. They should be sent to the 
>following: [log in to unmask]
>
>There is no conference fee and numbers are 
>limited. All enquiries should be directed to the 
>above e-mail address.
>
>Kirsten Law and Leigh Wetherall-Dickson.

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