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Rhetoric, The Humanities, and Interdisciplinarity
Dallas, February 2000

        -----Call For Papers-----

THE 6TH ANNUAL GORGIAS NATIONAL
GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE
        
        The University of Texas at Dallas
        Friday & Saturday, February 18 & 19, 2000

        OLD WARS/NEW FRONTIERS: RHETORIC, THE HUMANITIES,
        AND INTERDISCIPLINARITY

        Keynote Speakers: Michael Joyce
        Also Featuring: Cynthia Haynes & Victor Vitanza

        
Submissions of scholarly papers, organized panels, creative work and
multi-media presentations are invited for the 6th annual Gorgias National
Conference.  We welcome topics across the humanities, but special emphasis
will be placed upon works dealing with the theory and practice of rhetoric
and its relationship to the rest of the humanities. Presentations that
utilize computer classrooms are especially welcome, as are works that
explore the theme of interdisciplinarity within the humanities.  Other
possible topics include: 

Internet Culture, Information Technologies and Virtual Rhetorics --
Translation Studies -- Anthropology -- Art History -- Cultural Studies --
Feminist Theory -- Classics -- Semiotics -- Literary Theory -- Creative
Writing -- Composition -- Historiography -- Gender Studies -- Linguistics
-- Philosophy -- Film Studies -- Performance Studies -- Music -- Media
Studies -- Social Theory -- Political Science -- Psychoanalytic Theory --
Pedagogy

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Individual talks should be no longer than twenty minutes.  Panels will run
for one hour and fifteen minutes.  To submit for presentation send the
following information: 

Name, University affiliation, Title of Presentation, (Panel or
Individual), Half Page Abstract, Presentation Time and any Media
requirements to: 

                                The University of Texas at Dallas
                                School of Arts & Humanities
                                UTD Gorgias    MS JO31
                                BOX 830688
                                Richardson, TX 75080
				USA

or by email to:                 darbylab@aol.com

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF SUBMISSION:  NOV. 15, 1999
Notification of acceptance by Dec. 15th       
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