Yes, that's true - until Feb 15.
"Jean S. Mason" wrote:
> Dear Barbara,
> Did I hear correctly that the deadline for presentation proposals has been
> extended? Thanks. Jean Mason
> Jean S. Mason, PhD
> Assistant Professor
> 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
> > writing;
> > * how professional writers “read” contexts and how their documents are
> > read;
> > * 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
> > Schneider
> > Accommodation will be available at the Chateau Canmore. Conference
> > Rates (including accommodation, meals*, taxes, and gratuities) are as
> > follows:
> > * $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
> > www.chateaucanmore.com
> > -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-
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> > 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
> > http://www.StThomasU.ca/inkshed/
> > -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-
> To leave the list, send a SIGNOFF CASLL command to
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> 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
Dr. Doug Brent
Associate Dean (Academic)
Faculty of Communication and Culture, University of Calgary
2500 University Drive N.W.
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
Voice: (403) 220-5458 Fax: (403) 282-6716
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