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Silence and Expression: Histories of Permission and Censorship
College Station, TX, March/April 2000

Call for Papers

"Silence and Expression: Histories of Permission and Censorship"
Center for Humanities Research
Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

March 30 - April 2, 2000

Papers that address the strategies by which expression is facilitated or
restrained -- who speaks, sings, or paints, under what circumstances and
constraints, for which purpose(s) -- are invited for this
interdisciplinary conference. 

Keynote speakers for the conference include:  Ann Bergren, Department of
Classics at the University of California, Berkeley; Allen Frantzen,
Department of English, Loyola University, Chicago; Sander Gilman,
Distinguished Service Professor of Liberal Arts in Human Biology,
University of Chicago; Don Kulick, Department of Social Anthropology,
Stockholm University; Greil Marcus, _Artforum International_; and Martha
Woodmansee, Department of English, Case Western Reserve University. 

Inquiries and abstracts may be sent by 15 October 1999 to: 

Craig Kallendorf, Conference Chair
Center for Humanities Research
College of Liberal Arts
c/o Department of English
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843-4227

Phone: +1-(409) 845-8301; (409) 845-8328
Fax:   +1-(409) 862-2292