Feminism(s) & Rhetoric(s) 5th Biennial International Conference (Femnisms & Rhetorics)

Venue: Fifth Biennial International Feminism(s) & Rhetoric(s) Conference

Location: Houghton, Michigan, United States

Event Date/Time: Oct 05, 2005 End Date/Time: Oct 08, 2005
Early Registration Date: Apr 01, 2005
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 01, 2005
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Description

This interdisciplinary conference affirms diversity, especially variation in the rhetorical strategies, language use, research methods, and literacy and communication practices of women from different races, classes, cultures, and historical eras. Possible sites of rhetorical and linguistic diversity include, but are not limited to, history, ethics, new media, pedagogy, law, literature, cultural studies, economics, environmental studies, science, communication studies, technical communication, philosophy, and engineering.

Keynote Addresses by:

Donna Haraway, Min-Zhan Lu, Andrea Abernethy Lunsford, Jacqueline Jones Royster,Helena Viramontes,

Presentations by:

Jonathan Alexander, Lisa Ede, Karen A. Foss, Sonja K. Foss, Cheryl Glenn, Cindy L. Griffin, Laura Gurak, Gesa Kirsch, Mary Lay, Shirley Wilson Logan, Brigitte Mral, Joyce Irene Middleton, Jacqueline Rhodes, Kim Sawchuk, Patsy Schweickart, Lynn Worsham

Featured Panelists :

Lillian Bridwell-Bowles, Nancy DeJoy, Nan Johnson, Susan Delagrange








Each individual proposal may use a total of no more than 100 words to describe a paper or performance. Each proposal for a session may use a total of no more than 500 words to describe the session topic and each speaker's or performer's presentation or role. Send paper abstracts to: Elizabeth A. Flynn, Department of Humanities, Michigan Technological University, 1400 Townsend Dr., Houghton, MI 49931-1295. Send electronic versions to femsrhet@mtu.edu.

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Each individual proposal may use a total of no more than 100 words to describe a paper or performance. Each proposal for a session may use a total of no more than 500 words to describe the session topic and each speaker's or performer's presentation or role. Send paper abstracts to: Elizabeth A. Flynn, Department of Humanities, Michigan Technological University, 1400 Townsend Dr., Houghton, MI 49931-1295. Send electronic versions to femsrhet@mtu.edu.