Re: [xmca] Call for Proposals and Reviewers

From: Lois Holzman <lholzman who-is-at>
Date: Thu Jul 10 2008 - 19:28:51 PDT

Thanks, Mike, for getting the ball rolling with these suggestions.
What about reaching out across UCSD to colleagues, like the one who is
into Conquergood? Is there something we could do that would entertain/
interrogate performance as either/both an ontological or
epistemological construct/practice? Also are you interested in
organizing a site visit given it's in SD?

On Jul 10, 2008, at 5:42 PM, Mike Cole wrote:

> Thanks for the reminder, Lois.
> AERA is going to be here in San Diego I hear. And the theme is
> interdisciplinarity?
> The first thing that circumstance brings to mind is that several
> people here
> might be induced to contribute to symposia or
> discussions. But what kind? Some possible themes:
> Intervention research as a tool of theory testing: Alternative
> approaches.
> The role(s) of qualitative research in the conduct of research on
> learning
> and development.
> Learning and Development: Any progress in clarifying the issues
> since 1934?
> Second life and Other Virtual Environments for education
> A cultural-historical approach to organizing higher education in the
> social
> sciences
> Who is interested in what?
> mike
> On Thu, Jul 10, 2008 at 2:13 PM, Lois Holzman <
>> wrote:
>> Dear XMCA-ers,
>>> We want to remind you that there's less than a month to go before
>>> AERA
>>> proposals are due. We are a creative group of folks doing work
>>> that is worth
>>> sharing at AERA! So please let us know if there's any way we can
>>> support you
>>> to compose proposals and to submit them to the Cultural-Historical
>>> Research
>>> SIG. As you know, AERA bases the number and type of session
>>> allocated to
>>> each SIG in part on the total number of proposals received by the
>>> SIG - so
>>> please submit your proposals to our SIG!
>>> We also remind you that the quality of the program depends largely
>>> on the
>>> proposal review process, and so we encourage those of you who have
>>> reviewed
>>> proposals in the past to do so again this year; we also welcome new
>>> reviewers, including graduate students and new SIG members.
>>> To submit proposals and to volunteer to review proposals, please
>>> log in to
>>> the 2009 AERA Annual Meeting online submission system at
>>><> This is also the site
>>> for
>>> volunteering as a discussant or session chair.
>>> Thanks,
>>> Kevin and Lois
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