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>From:         Stefanie Ohnesorg <[log in to unmask]>
>Subject: CfP: German Women's Writing of the 18th 
>and 19th Centuries: "Profession and 
>Professionalism"
>
>The Group on German Women’s Writing of the 18th and 19th Centuries invites
>papers for the Annual Meeting 2007
>
>Conference Theme: Profession and Professionalism /Berufung und Beruf
>Conference Date: May 17-19, 2007
>Location: Belmont University, Nashville, TN 37212
>
>Proposals are requested for a symposium on writings by German-speaking women
>of the 18th and 19th centuries. This year’s symposium strives to investigate
>the lives, roles and works of women who turned what they professed into a
>profession. Interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary interests and
>cross-national explorations are welcome. Graduate students are encouraged to
>present their dissertation research.
>
>Papers might address the following topics but are not limited to:
>- “Productive Men and Reproductive Women”
>- Women as Scholars
>- Women and Science
>- Women and Medicine, Women as Herbalists, Healers, Midwives
>- Women as Educators, Teachers and Governesses
>- Women as Artists, Writers, Painters, Illustrators, Composers, Performers
>- Women in Business
>- Women and the Oldest Profession
>- Hausvater- und Hausmutterliteratur
>- Failures and Successes
>
>Papers may focus on specific writers or works or take a thematic approach.
>
>Deadline for Proposals: March 1, 2007
>
>Please submit 1-2 page proposals in English or German by either e-mail or
>“snail mail” to:
>
>Regine Schwarzmeier
>Dept. of Foreign Languages
>Belmont University
>1900 Belmont Blvd.
>Nashville, TN 37212
>
>Fax: (615) 460 5720
>E-Mail: [log in to unmask]

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