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Significations

12th
Annual CSU Graduate Conference

Call
for Papers

The
12th Annual CSU Graduate Conference will examine the significations
of language, word, and image, as well as literary representations of meaning and
experience.  We invite papers from
all periods and genres of literary, linguistic, and visual culture. 
In addition, we welcome investigations of the ideological implications of
these issues and their representations.  Accepted
papers will be published in a volume of conference proceedings.

Deadline
for Paper Submissions is
March
5
, 2007


Paper
topics may include:

Historical
criticism, cultural studies, critical theory, gender studies, composition
studies, rhetoric and language, visual and performing arts, creative writing,
studies in British, American, and World Literature, Anthropology, History, and
Philosophy.

Paper Guidelines:
 
10-12 pages, double spaced, 12 point Times New Roman font. 
Citations must be in MLA format.  Papers
may be submitted via e-mail attachment (MS Word only) or via hard copy, with a
cover sheet stating your name, paper title, street address, e-mail address,
phone number, institutional affiliation, and a short biographical summary of
your interests.  Please do not
include your name or other identifying information in the header or body of your
paper.  Students may submit one paper
for consideration.

Send
submissions to:

Significations
Graduate Conference Committee

CSULA
Department of English


5151 State
University Drive

Los Angeles, CA
90032

or

significations2007@yahoo.com

For
questions regarding the 2007 conference, please e-mail the conference
coordinator at the above address or call the CSULA English Department at (323)
343-4140