Shakespeare Electronic Conference, Vol. 5, No. 0828. Friday, 21 October 1994.
Date: Wednesday, 19 Oct 94 12:09 CDT
Subject: Graduate Conference
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
I would like to call your attention to the 1995 Northern Illinois University
Graduate Conference on Language and Literature scheduled for Saturday, March 25
and Sunday, March 26, 1995. Organized by graduate students at Northern
Illinois University, the objective of this conference is to promote graduate
student participation in the academic profession. Susan Gubar, the keynote
speaker, will be speaking on the following topics: "Feminist Criticism
Revisited: Where Are We Going, Where Have We Been?" (Saturday) and "White Skin,
Black Face: Representation of Racechange in Twentieth-Century Culture"
(Sunday). There will also be a special session on Film and Literature.
THE CALL FOR ABSTRACTS ENDS ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 1995. Topics include all
periods of American and British literature, creative writing (submit entire
work), critical theory, film, linguistics, rhetoric and composition, ethnic
studies, gay and lesbian literature, and textual criticism and bibliography.
Send abstracts to: Conference Director, Department of English, Northern
Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115. Fax: (815)753-0606