Important Deadline for THE Mama Event of 2006!
posted by Amy
The Association for Research on Mothering is hosting a tenth anniversary conference October 26-29. Proposals due APRIL 1 (title and name are all they need, but the deadline is firm because of grant applications)! Here are just a few of the confirmed speakers so far: Ann Crittenden, Miriam Peskowitz, Ariel Gore, and Andrea Buchanan.
Click here to read the proposal guidelines, and note that you do not have to be an academic to submit a proposal or to attend: "We welcome submissions from students, activists, scholars, artists and others who work or research in this area. Cross-cultural, historical and comparative work is encouraged. We encourage a variety of types of submissions including academic papers, workshops, creative submissions, performances, storytelling, visual arts and other alternative formats."