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Other(ing) England
High Wycombe, UK, June 2001


Other(ing) England

Early notification of the 3rd Annual Conference at the Dept of Arts and Media,
Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College, to be held on Saturday 9th June
2001


'Other(ing) England' is an interdisciplinary conference about other Englands and
Othering England/Englishness. Submissions are sought under the rubric:

* Unofficial histories - hidden moments - strange conjunctions - conspiracy 
  - alternative ceremonies, histories, rituals.
* Other geographies - anti-heritage - dangerous spaces - literary
  cartographies - regionalism - Euroland.
* Re-claiming the land - city carnival - countryside movements - marches and 
  demos - community spaces.
* Peculiarities of the English - media icons - political eccentrics -
  passions and phobias - monarchy and aristos - clubs and institutions.
* New Identities - hybridity and difference - migrants and immigrants - new 
  patriots.
* Re-reading the mainstream - canons - offcial cultures - traditions -
  conservatism.

More information on registration etc. will follow shortly or contact:

Dr Anita Biressi (anita.biressi@bcuc.ac.uk) or
Dr Heather Nunn (heather.nunn@bcuc.ac.uk)
Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College,
ASSH Faculty, Dept. of Arts and Media,
High Wycombe Campus,
Queen Alexandra Road,
High Wycombe, Bucks HP11 2JZ, UK
Tel +44-(0)1494 605074 x.3304