Did I hear correctly that the deadline for presentation proposals has been
extended? Thanks. Jean Mason
Jean S. Mason, PhD
UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO
Professional Writing and Communication Program: Erindale College
Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning: OISE-UT
Barbara Schneider wrote:
> CALL FOR PAPERS
> CASLL Conference: Inkshed 18
> May 12 - 15, 2001
> Canmore, Alberta
> Reading Contexts
> Inkshed 18 will be held in Canmore, Alberta, a scenic resort town in the
> foothills of the Rockies. The organizing committee invites proposals on
> the topic of "Reading Contexts," a theme encompassing both how texts are
> read and how writers "read" the varied audiences and contexts for which
> they write. Reading contexts may include the classroom, the workplace,
> and the media.
> Participants might consider such questions as
> * how students read (or learn to read) academic texts and assignments;
> * how we can help students "read" the contexts in which their writing
> will be taken up by audiences real and imagined;
> * how we create contexts for reading in our classrooms;
> * how we read student papers and how they "read" our responses to their
> * how professional writers “read” contexts and how their documents are
> * how genre affects reading and writers' reading of context.
> Proposals may be individual or collaborative and may include
> presentations, workshops, panels or performances (limited to about 20
> minutes per participant).
> Please submit your proposals by January 31, 2001, to the Inkshed 18
> Conference Committee:
> * mail: Social Sciences 301, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4
> * email: [log in to unmask]
> * fax: (403) 282-6716
> Conference Committee: Jo-Anne Andre, Doug Brent, Geoff Cragg, & Barbara
> Accommodation will be available at the Chateau Canmore. Conference
> Rates (including accommodation, meals*, taxes, and gratuities) are as
> * $146.00 per person, per night, based on single occupancy.
> * $107.00 per person, per night, based on double occupancy.
> * $ 91.00 per person, per night, based on triple occupancy.
> * $ 81.00 per person, per night, based on quad occupancy.
> (Spouses and children under 18 may stay free.)
> These rates are for the deluxe suites, which include two double beds and
> a sofa bed plus a number of amenities.
> *Meals include 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches and evening meals on Saturday,
> May 12 and Monday, May 14.
> Please book your room before April 1 directly with Chateau Canmore
> Phone: (403) 678-6699
> Fax: (403) 678-6954
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> For the list archives and information about the organization,
> the annual conference, and publications, go to the Inkshed Web site at
To leave the list, send a SIGNOFF CASLL command to
[log in to unmask] or, if you experience difficulties,
write to Russ Hunt at [log in to unmask]
For the list archives and information about the organization,
the annual conference, and publications, go to the Inkshed Web site at