category: african-american

[UPDATE] Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Curley, Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture / Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

(anti) Foundations: An Interdisciplinary Conference March 15-16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Duquesne University's English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
afoundconference@gmail.com

With traditionalists hearkening for a return to founding principles while protestors of various stripes look forward to dismantling the very notion of norms themselves, questions about the foundations

MCLLM CFP due 01/30/13 for 03/22/12 Conference in IL

full name / name of organization: 
Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)
contact email: 
mcllm@niu.edu

All graduate students and faculty are invited to submit proposals to Northern Illinois University's Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media: Visualizing English and Media Studies in t

Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

full name / name of organization: 
The Department of Comparative Literature at Binghamton University
contact email: 
thefutureuniversity@gmail.com

The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)
Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:
The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

[UPDATE] The 9th Biennial Symbiosis 2013 Conference (UK) /Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations/ 6/27 - 6/30 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Symbiosis / Brunel University (UK)
contact email: 
philip.tew@brunel.ac.uk

PLEASE NOTE THE AMENDED DATES & ADDITIONAL KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ADDED!

The 9th Biennial Symbiosis 2013 Conference:
Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations

2013 Conference on Global Modernities (May 3-4), Abstracts due 1/31/13

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Los Angeles
contact email: 
rcantu@calstatela.edu

The organizers of this conference propose to continue the dialogue and productive exchange that took place at Cal State L.A.

Intersections of Sexuality, Gender, Race, and Ethnicity (Conf 3/9/13; Abst date 12/07/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Morgan State U - Womens' and Gender Studies and B'More Proud
contact email: 
intersectionssymposium@gmail.com

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program at Morgan State University, in conjunction with B’More Proud, invites scholars to participate in a one-day academic symposium.

Globalization and "Minor" Cultural Groups: the Role of "so-called" Minorities in Rethinking the Future of Modern Societies

full name / name of organization: 
Sophie Croisy / University of Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines
contact email: 
sophie.croisy@uvsq.fr

Minority/ethnic communities offer today new and hybrid perspectives on the stakes of globalization, and the study of these perspectives is crucial in the necesseray process of questioning the contempo

“America Changed Through Music”: Harry Smith’s Anthology of American Folk Music Essay Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Ross Hair and Dr Thomas Ruys Smith/ School of American Studies, University of East Anglia
contact email: 
r.hair@uea.ac.uk / Thomas.Smith@uea.ac.uk

Special Journal Issue, Archival Science

full name / name of organization: 
Queens College The City University of New York & University College London
contact email: 
Benjamin.Alexander@qc.cuny.edu

Call for Paper Proposals
Special Edition, of Archival Science: Archiving Activism
Editors: Ben Alexander and Andrew Flinn

ELN 51.2 (Fall/Winter 2013): “After Critique”

full name / name of organization: 
English Language Notes / Dept. of English, University of Colorado, Boulder
contact email: 
eln2@colorado.edu

Call for Papers:

ELN 51.2 (Fall/Winter 2013): “After Critique”
English Language Notes
http://english.colorado.edu/eln/
Contact email: eln2@colorado.edu
Deadline: March 1, 2013

Call for Papers: Film Adaptation PCA/ACA (March 27-30, 2013) Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
david.moody@oswego.edu

Call for Papers: Film Adaptation
PCA/ACA (March 27-30, 2013)
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
For Conference details go to: http://pcaaca.org/national-conference-2/

Burning Daylight--Sonoma State University Student Journal (October 5th- December 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Burning Daylight--Sonoma State University
contact email: 
burningdaylight@sonoma.edu

Statement of Journal:

Navigating Place and Power

full name / name of organization: 
Duke University Department of History
contact email: 
rochelle.rojas@duke.edu

The Graduate Students of the Duke University Department of History are pleased to invite graduate students in the humanities and social sciences to submit papers for Navigating Place and Power, an ann

Intermountain Graduate Conferance 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Idaho State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
egsa@isu.edu

The officers of the Idaho State University English Graduate Student Association invite you to join us for the 8th annual Inter-mountain Graduate Conference at Idaho State University, March 1-2, 2013.

TCJWW Seeks Creative Writing/Poetry Submissions for 1st Biannual Chapbook (deadline Nov. 16th, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
The California Journal of Women Writers
contact email: 
journalwomenwriters@gmail.com

The California Journal of Women Writers is a new online journal featuring original reviews and criticism of women's literature from across North America, as well as interviews with authors an

How Did I Write That? Reflections on Singularity in the Creative Process EXTENDED DEADLINE January 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture, Issue 13.1
“How Did I Write That? Reflections on Singularity in the Creative Process”
Edited by Alan Clinton and Angela Flury

Humor and Culture (submission deadline 12/15/2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Proteus: A Journal of Ideas
contact email: 
proteus@ship.edu

Title: Humor and Culture

"Revolution and Rebirth in English Studies" March 9, 2013 EGADS! Conference at The University of Texas at Brownsville

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Advancement and Development Society
contact email: 
egadsconference@gmail.com

"Revolution and Rebirth in English Studies"

CFP: The UTB English Graduate Advancement and Development
Society is now accepting paper or panel proposal submissions to

FAILURE: call for creative submissions

full name / name of organization: 
The Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference (MIGC)
contact email: 
themigc@gmail.com

Deadline: December 1

Literature and the Stars

full name / name of organization: 
Culture and Cosmos: a journal of the history of astrology and cultural astronomy
contact email: 
editors@cultureandcosmos.org

We are inviting submissions for Vol. 17 no 1 (Spring/Summer 2013) on Literature and the Stars.

[UPDATE] Invention vs. Mimesis, Inaugural Issue

full name / name of organization: 
The Rat's Mouth Review of Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
jwilso53@fau.edu

In 1913, Ezra Pound articulated the literary imperative for the modernists’ age: “Any work of art which is not a beginning, an invention, a discovery is of little worth,” and later urged art

CFP: Second Annual Ray Browne Conference on Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Scholars Association
contact email: 
eadavis@falcon.bgsu.edu

The Popular Culture Scholars Association is proud to announce the Second Annual Ray Browne Conference on Popular Culture.

CFP: (Re)creating Our Lived Realities

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Disability Studies 2013 Conference
contact email: 
SDSProgram@disstudies.org

Call for proposals
26th annual meeting
Society for Disability Studies
Wednesday, June 19th – Saturday, June 22nd, 2013
Double-by-Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Studios
Orlando, Florida

[UPDATE] Currents and Countercurrents, CFP 01/20/13

full name / name of organization: 
Nordic Association for American Studies (Karlstad University, Sweden)
contact email: 
maria.holmgren.troy@kau.se, magnus.ullen@kau.se

The 23rd biennial conference of the Nordic Association for American Studies 2013
Second Call for Papers

Friday May 24- Sunday May 26, 2013
Karlstad University, Sweden

Space and Place: Production and Transformation

full name / name of organization: 
University of Utah Department of English
contact email: 
ryan.siemers@utah.edu


University of Utah Humanities Symposium on Space and Place
University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah

Keynote Speaker: Julia Reinhard Lupton
Submission Deadline: December 1st, 2012

20th Annual German Graduate Studies Conference at the University of Virginia: Virtues and Vices February 22-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures (University of Virginia)
contact email: 
uvagermangradconference2013@gmail.com

20th Annual German Graduate Studies Conference at the University of Virginia: Virtues and Vices
February 22-23, 2013

2nd Global Conference,Making Sense Of: Play (July 2013, Oxford,United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
play2@inter-disciplinary.net

CFP: 2nd Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Play

Monday 22nd July – Wednesday 24th July 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Presentations:

Proquest/RSAP Article Prize, December 14, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Research Society of American Periodicals
contact email: 
whardwig@utk.edu

Proquest and the Research Society for American Periodicals (RSAP) proudly announce the 4th annual $1000 article prize.

3rd Global Conference:Childhood (July 2013, Oxford,United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
child3@inter-disciplinary.net

CFP:3rd Global Conference
Childhood

Thursday 18th July – Saturday 20th July 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:

Contemporary Gendered Performance & Practice - 12th & 13th April 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University Belfast
contact email: 
performinggender2013@qub.ac.uk

In this postfeminist age, normative notions of masculinity and femininity are being challenged and questioned.

[UPDATE] LIMINA - DEADLINE EXTENSION OCTOBER 19th, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 19TH, 2012
Call for Submissions, Volume 19, issue 1 of Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

African American and Cognitive Studies from 1st September 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Jaya Shrivastava
contact email: 
jaya.hreem@gmail.com

African American Literature, Post Black Fiction and Cognitive Literature, Language and Literature, Linguistics, Stylistics, American Literature, Interdisciplinary Studies, Narratology, Literary Critic

Call for Papers: Caribbean Literature at CEA 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Barrio-Vilar / College English Association
contact email: 
lxbarriovil@ualr.edu

Call for Papers: Caribbean Literature at CEA 2013
April 4-6, 2013 | Savannah, Georgia
CEA 2013 will be held at the Savannah Riverfront Marriott:

Revelation, Revulsion, & Revolution - April 5, 2013 - April 6, 2013 (CFP due Nov. 30th, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
AEGIS Graduate Student Organization, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
contact email: 
siucaegis@gmail.com

"… Oh! I would not tell you what is behind the black veil for the world! Are not you wild to know?"

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