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More Grants, via the Coalition for Women Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition

Calls for Papers - September 16, 2014 - 12:10pm

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Sponsor: Romance Writers of America
Program Number: 84378
Title: Academic Research Grant
E-mail: grants@rwa.org
Web Site: http://www.rwa.org/p/cm/ld/fid=553
Program URL: http://www.rwa.org/e/sx/eid=229
SYNOPSIS: The grant program seeks to develop and support

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ImageTexT: Interdisciplinary Comics Studies is currently seeking manuscript reviewers with expertise in a variety of areas in comics studies.

Calls for Papers - September 16, 2014 - 9:52am

ImageTexT: Interdisciplinary Comics Studies is currently seeking manuscript reviewers with expertise in a variety of areas in comics studies.

Please see our website for additional details: http://www.english.ufl.edu/imagetext/news.shtml?/general/call_for_manusc...

More Grants, via the Coalition for Women Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition

Calls for Papers - September 12, 2014 - 3:50pm

Sponsor: American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
Program Number: 00643
Title: International Fellowships
E-mail: connect@aauw.org
Web Site: http://www.aauw.org
Program URL:
http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/internatio...
SYNOPSIS: The sponsor provides fellowships for full-time study
or research in the United States to women who are not United States
citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate study
at accredited institutions are supported.
Deadline(s): 12/01/2014

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Business and Professional Communication Quarterly

Journals: Table of Contents - September 11, 2014 - 5:06pm

Business and Professional Communication Quarterly
September 2014; Vol. 77, No. 3
Editorial
Finding Ways to Teach Critical Thinking in Business and Professional Communication
Melinda Knight

Articles
Cultivating Critical-Thinking Dispositions Throughout the Business Curriculum
Janel Bloch and Sandra E. Spataro

Using Oral Exams to Assess Communication Skills in Business Courses
Lisa A. Burke-Smalley

The Impromptu Gauntlet: An Experiential Strategy for Developing Lasting Communication Skills
Robert N. Yale

Termination Documentation
Mike Duncan and Jillian Hill

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Philosophy & Social Criticism

Journals: Table of Contents - September 11, 2014 - 5:05pm

Philosophy & Social Criticism
September 2014; Vol. 40, No. 7
Articles
Whistleblowing as civil disobedience: The case of Edward Snowden
William E. Scheuerman

Truth in narrative fiction: Kafka, Adorno and beyond
Maeve Cooke

Beyond the ethics of admission: Stateless people, refugee camps and moral obligations
Serena Parekh

In defense of transcendental institutionalism
James Gledhill

Radical reflexivity and hermeneutic pre-normativity
Dimitri Ginev

Desert as a principle of distributive justice: A reconsideration
Roberto Brigati

Law, Culture and the Humanities

Journals: Table of Contents - September 11, 2014 - 5:05pm

Law, Culture and the Humanities
October 2014; Vol. 10, No. 3
Editorial
Editorial
Austin Sarat

Commentaries: “Revolution”
Enthusiasm and the Metaphor of Revolution
Andrew Poe

On and Out of Revolution: Between public law and religion
Marinos Diamantides

A Revolution in Rights: Reflections on the Democratic Invention of the Rights of Man
Ayten Gündoğdu

Occupy, Financial Fraternity and Gender Ventriloquism
Nan Seuffert

The Time of Engagement, Zaman al-ishtibak
Samera Esmeir

Permanent Revolution: Mohamed Bouazizi’s Incendiary Ethics of Revolt
Joseph Pugliese

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Theory, Culture & Society

Journals: Table of Contents - September 11, 2014 - 5:03pm

Theory, Culture & Society
Special Issue: Energy & Society
September 2014; Vol. 31, No. 5
Articles
The Problem of Energy
John Urry

Regime Resistance against Low-Carbon Transitions: Introducing Politics and Power into the Multi-Level Perspective
Frank W Geels

What Is Energy For? Social Practice and Energy Demand
Elizabeth Shove and Gordon Walker

‘King Coal is Dead! Long Live the King!’: The Paradoxes of Coal's Resurgence in the Emergence of Global Low-Carbon Societies
David Tyfield

The Political and Material Landscape of European Energy Distribution: Tracking the Oil Road

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Journal of Business and Technical Communication

Journals: Table of Contents - September 11, 2014 - 5:02pm

Journal of Business and Technical Communication
October 2014; Vol. 28, No. 4
Articles
Motivating Quality: The Impact of Amateur Editors’ Suggestions on User-Generated Content at Epinions.com
Jo Mackiewicz

Gauging Openness to Written Communication Change: The Predictive Power of Metaphor
Jim Suchan

Unwriting Food Labels: Discursive Challenges in the Regulation of Package Claims
Rodney H. Jones

Book Review
Book Review: Designing for User Engagement on the Web: 10 Basic Principles
Derek Van Ittersum

Cultural Studies <=> Critical Methodologies

Journals: Table of Contents - September 11, 2014 - 5:00pm

Cultural Studies <=> Critical Methodologies
Special Issue: Moving Biopolitics
October 2014; Vol. 14, No. 5
Moving Biopolitics
Joshua I. Newman and Michael D. Giardina

Life in Three Deaths: Thanatopolitical Biopoiesis and Militaristic Nationalism
Rachel Shields, Joshua I. Newman, and Christopher McLeod

Military Resisters, War Resistance, and the Ethics of Exposure and Disclosure
Gavin Weedon

The Performance of Security as a Site of Biopolitical Struggle
Polly Sylvia

Moving Through the Future: Affective Memory in Prognosis Time
Kim Cunningham

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Tenth Biennial Feminisms and Rhetorics Conference

Calls for Papers - September 11, 2014 - 4:19pm

From: Maureen Goggin
To: Maureen Goggin

Attached is the call for proposals for the Tenth Biennial Feminisms and Rhetorics Conference to be held at Arizona State University, October 28-31, 2015. The conference theme is Women's Ways of Making. Proposals are due by February 1, 2015. The submission portal on the conference website (http://maureengoggin.wix.com/femrhet2015#!cfp-proposal/c1jo3 ) will open on December 1, 2015, so you will have two months to submit your proposal.

Keynote Address by Artist Activist Ann Morton.

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New Issue of Women’s Studies in Communication

Journals: Table of Contents - September 11, 2014 - 3:59pm

New Issue of Women’s Studies in Communication

I am pleased to announce that a new issue of Women’s Studies in Communication is now available at www.tandfonline.com/UWSC. Taylor and Francis is providing free access to download one of the articles featured in Issue 37.2:

Splitting Women, Producing Biocitizens, and Vilifying Obamacare in the 2012 Presidential Campaign Lora Arduser & Amy Koerber

http://tandf.msgfocus.com/c/115yVBP8wAYaJKA0utaevces

R&B Rhetoric and Victim-Blaming Discourses: Exploring the Popular Press's Revision of Rihanna's Contextual Agency Amanda Nell Edgar

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Communication Education, Volume 63, Issue 4, October 2014 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

Journals: Table of Contents - September 11, 2014 - 2:23pm

Communication Education, Volume 63, Issue 4, October 2014 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

Special Issue: The Foundation and Future of Instructional Communication

This new issue contains the following articles:

Original Articles
In Memory of James C. McCroskey 1934–2012

Pages: 279-280
DOI: 10.1080/03634523.2014.944816

Editorial
Special Issue: The Foundation and Future of Instructional Communication
Guest Editor: Ann Bainbridge Frymier
Pages: 281-282
DOI: 10.1080/03634523.2014.948281

Invited Article

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More Grants, via the Coalition for Women Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition

Calls for Papers - September 11, 2014 - 2:07pm

Sponsor: Minnesota State University Moorhead
Program Number: 00859
Title: New Rivers Press Many Voices Project Competition
E-mail: nrp@mnstate.edu
Web Site: http://www.newriverspress.com/
Program URL:
http://newriverspress.blogspot.com/p/submit.html#manyvoicesproject
SYNOPSIS: The Many Voices Project is a distinguished annual
competition to find new and emerging writers. For the purposes of this
competition, an emerging writer is one who has not published more than
two books of creative writing with a commercial, university, or

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Call for Papers Canadian Review of American Studies Death in the Cityscape

Calls for Papers - September 11, 2014 - 10:24am

Call for Papers
Canadian Review of American Studies
Death in the Cityscape

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R&PA Volume 17, Number 3, Fall 2014

Journals: Table of Contents - September 6, 2014 - 11:05am

R&PA Volume 17, Number 3, Fall 2014
Table of Contents
Articles
S(anger) Goes Postal in The Woman Rebel: Angry Rhetoric as a Collectivizing Moral Emotion
pp. 381-420
Emily Winderman
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Countersymbols and the Constitution of Resistance in American Fundamentalism, 1919–1922
pp. 421-454
Jonathan J. Edwards
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Dimensions of Temporality in President Obama’s Tucson Memorial Address
pp. 455-476
Brian Amsden
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Memory Studies

Journals: Table of Contents - September 5, 2014 - 7:21pm

Memory Studies
October 2014; Vol. 7, No. 4
Editorial
Genocide memory, digital cultures, and the aesthetization of violence
Wulf Kansteiner

Articles
Rhetorics of judge-penitence: Claiming moral superiority through admissions of past wrongdoing
Bernhard Forchtner

The Chronicles of Long Kesh: Provisional Irish Republican memoirs and the contested memory of the hunger strikes
Stephen Hopkins

History from the grave? Politics of time in Spanish mass grave exhumations
Berber Bevernage and Lore Colaert

Burying and remembering the dead
Raf Vanderstraeten

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Canadian Review of American Studies - Volume 44, Number 2, Summer 2014

Journals: Table of Contents - September 5, 2014 - 6:57pm

Canadian Review of American Studies - Volume 44, Number 2, Summer 2014
http://bit.ly/cras442pm
Aesthetics of Renewal; or, Everything Old Is New Again

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Journal of Visual Culture

Journals: Table of Contents - September 5, 2014 - 6:30pm

Journal of Visual Culture
August 2014; Vol. 13, No. 2
Events
The Flood of Rights1
Gabrielle Moser

Books
Book Review: Joanna Rajkowska, Where the Beast Is Buried
Malcolm Miles

Book Review: Victoria Walters, Joseph Beuys and the Celtic Wor(l)d: A Language of Healing
Paul Hurley

More Grants, via the Coalition for Women Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition

Calls for Papers - September 5, 2014 - 6:22pm

Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Program Number: 42939
Title: Dear Colleague Letter: Integrated NSF Support Promoting
Interdisciplinary Research and Education (INSPIRE)
E-mail: inspire@nsf.gov

Program URL:
http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2014/nsf14106/nsf14106.jsp?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT....
SYNOPSIS: The Integrated NSF Support Promoting Interdisciplinary
Research and Education (INSPIRE) pilot seeks to support bold
interdisciplinary projects in all NSF-supported areas of science,
engineering, and education research. INSPIRE has no targeted themes

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Fan Studies in the Classroom; Abstracts by December 18, 2014

Calls for Papers - September 5, 2014 - 12:19pm

Fan Studies in the Classroom; Abstracts by December 18, 2014
full name / name of organization:
Katherine Anderson Howell
contact email:
khowell@gwu.edu

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