Call for Papers
"Global Issues, Local Voices: No Limits 2010"
March 5-6, 2010 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Keynote Speaker: Professor Obioma Nnaemeka"
No Limits" is an annual student conference dedicated to crossing
boundaries between disciplines and exploring a wide range of women's and
gender issues. We invite proposals from undergraduates, graduate students,
and recent graduates on any topic from any discipline related to women's
issues, lives, histories or cultures; feminism; or women's and gender
studies. Creative writing, visual arts, film, music, performances, and
academic papers are all welcome. Proposals for individual presentations or
pre-made panels are accepted.
Please include in your proposal each of the following items:
An abstract of 250-400 words describing your project and its larger
significance. Include your project title as well.
Contact information: your name, institutional affiliation, mailing
address, e-mail, and phone number MUST be on your abstract.
Please include the text of your proposal in the body of the email AND
attach an electronic copy.
Please include the days you are available to present and any A/V equipment
you might need. 15-20 minute presentations are expected. If you anticipate
your presentation to exceed that time, please make note of it on your
Proposals and questions regarding the conference should be submitted to:
Deadline for submissions is Friday, January 22nd, 2010.
Early submission will be responded to prior to the deadline.