International Journal of English Language & Translation Studies is an indexed, peer-reviewed, open-access, research quarterly which aims to generate and disseminate new, high quality knowledge about English language teaching, literature, linguistics and translation studies as well as to promote advanced researches and best practices in these fields. We are currently soliciting unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of ELT, Linguistics, Literature, Discourse and Translation Studies for October-December, 2016 Issue of IJ-ELTS.
Humanities Now! Doing and Undoing the Humanities in the Time of Trump
Call for Contributions #1
Humanities Now! invites contributions that reflect on the day-of, on-the-ground experiences you had in the classroom on, or shortly after, November 9, 2016.
Please send anecdotes, lesson plans, reading lists, narratives, questions, etc. We hope, as a start, this will serve as a document and a resource, as a public archive and a work in progress.
Send submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 30, 2016.
American Documentary Poetics
CFP for American Literature Association (ALA) 28th Annual Conference
May 25-28, 2017, Boston, MA
Call for papers on any topic related to American docupoetics/investigative poetics. Part documentary, part imagination, investigative poetry incorporates a variety of data and reportage into the poem—including photos and images, testimonials, interviews, facts and figures—in order to explore the historical and political conditions of contemporary culture.
Submit 250 to 500-word abstracts and a CV, by January 15, 2017, to Tana Jean Welch, Florida State University, at email@example.com
“Goin’ Up Yonder”: Sounding a Secular/Sacred American South in Gospel Music Performance
Poems Invited for June 2017 Issue of Taj Mahal Review 30th Issue
Words Matter: Politics, Rhetoric, and Social Justice
Indiana University Bloomington
March 24-25, 2017
We are issuing a Call for Proposals for scholarly and creative submissions for the 15th Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference entitled “Words Matter: Politics, Rhetoric, and Social Justice,” hosted by the English Department at Indiana University Bloomington, March 24-25, 2017.
This conference aims to interrogate politics, rhetoric, and social justice in moments of national and international upheaval. We aim to address these terms individually, but also their entanglements across historical moments and geographical locations.
WSQ, Call for Papers: Special Issue
Jillian Báez, Assistant Professor of Media Culture,
(E)racing Theory, (En)gendering Praxis
Graduate Student Conference
Department of Comparative Literature
March 2-3 2017
In her 1987 essay “The Race for Theory,” black studies scholar Barbara Christian asked if the rise
The quint’s thirty third issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and reviews of books. The deadline for this call is 30th November 2016—but please note that we accept manu/digi-scripts at any time.
All contributions accompanied by a short biography will be forwarded to a member of the editorial board. Manuscripts must not be previously published or submitted for publication elsewhere while being reviewed by the quint’s editors or outside readers.
Callaloo invites papers for a special issue on Elegy guest edited by Joshua Bennett (Harvard University).
Who cannot think
our elegies are endless endlessly
and the words
we put to them too often unheard and hurried?
We don’t die. We multiply.