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The Novel and Digital Humanities: Seeking Teaching Tools

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Novel Affiliate Website
contact email: 
khuie6@gatech.edu

The editorial team at Studies in the Novel is seeking content for its online archive of indexed teaching tools on the journal’s affiliate website.

Bodies at Work: Reimagining the Lines of (Re)Production

full name / name of organization: 
UTA English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
bodiesatwork2016@gmail.com

Bodies at Work: Reimagining the Lines of (Re)Production
April 7-8, 2016, The University of Texas at Arlington
Submission Deadline: December 31, 2015

Studies in American Culture, an MLA-indexed, Peer-Review Journal, Submission Due Date: 1 April 2016.

full name / name of organization: 
American Culture Association in the South
contact email: 
rcoleman@southalabama.edu

Studies in American Culture welcomes the submission of essays on all aspects of American culture, including studies of the literature, language, visual arts, music, digital humanities, and history of

[UPDATE] ICAF, 14-16 April 2016, University of South Carolina

full name / name of organization: 
International Comic Arts Forum
contact email: 
toph.marshall@ubc.ca

ICAF, the International Comic Arts Forum, invites proposals for scholarly papers for its eighteenth annual meeting, to be held at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, from Thursday, April 14,

[UPDATE] CFP: Post45 Graduate Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
gradpost45@gmail.com

Post45 Graduate Student Symposium
February 5 & 6, 2016

[UPDATE] In More's Footsteps: Utopia and Science Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Foundation: The International Review of Science Fiction
contact email: 
journaleditor@sf-foundation.org

We have extended the deadline for this special issue of the journal. Next year marks the 500th anniversary of Sir Thomas More’s seminal work, Utopia.

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

full name / name of organization: 
Intermezzo
contact email: 
j.rice@uky.edu

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

Intermezzo, a digital longform publication associated with Enculturation, seeks submissions that address the subject of academic cover versions.

New Materialisms and Economies of Excess - September 29 - October 1, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature, Emory University
contact email: 
comparative.lit@emory.edu

New Materialisms and Economies of Excess

Keynote Speakers:
Rebecca Comay (University of Toronto)
Jacques Lezra (New York University)
Eric L. Santner (University of Chicago)

"The Apollonian" Journal--Call for Papers--Open Issue

full name / name of organization: 
The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies [http://theapollonian.in]
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

Original, innovative and unpublished articles of high quality are invited for the open issue (Vol. 2, Issue 3; Dec.

CFP - KEEP IT DIRTY, vol., a, "Filth" / An open access, peer-reviewed online journal published by punctum books

full name / name of organization: 
KEEP IT DIRTY, vol., a, "Filth" / punctum books
contact email: 
filthsubmission@gmail.com

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Filths savor nothing but themselves.

—William Shakespeare, King Lear (1603)
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Teaching with Tension: Race, Resistance, and Reality in the Classroom (abstracts due Feb. 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Philathia Bolton, Cassander Smith, Lee Bebout
contact email: 
pbolton@ukaron.edu; clsmith17@ua.edu; lee.bebout@asu.edu

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR A PROPOSED EDITED COLLECTION. We are seeking submissions for a collection of essays titled Teaching with Tension: Race, Resistance, and Reality in the Classroom.

The Invisible Bear Poetry and Visual Art Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Duke University
contact email: 
thebearinvisible@gmail.com

The Invisible Bear is a poetry and visual art magazine partially funded by the poetry working group at Duke University.

The Novel, the Periodical Press, and the Global Circulation of Texts, 1789-1945 (30 November; 16-17 February 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Warwick
contact email: 
r.g.forman@warwick.ac.uk

The Novel, the Periodical Press, and the Global Circulation of Texts, 1789-1945

A two-day workshop at the University of Warwick, 16-17 February 2016

Crafting Culture: Perspectives on Censorship

full name / name of organization: 
Caspersen School of Graduate Studies at Drew University
contact email: 
hopper@drew.edu

Crafting Culture: Perspectives on Censorship

Fourth Annual Dean Hopper New Scholars Conference
Drew University, June 10–12, 2016

New Feminist Publication: RAG QUEEN PERIODICAL-Call for prose and poetry

full name / name of organization: 
Rag Queen Periodical
contact email: 
ragqueenperiodical@gmail.com

We are preparing to launch a brand new postmodern omnifem publication: Rag Queen Periodical. We are seeking submissions in POETRY AND PROSE.

December 2015 issue of the IJHCS (Call for papers)

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

The IJHCS invites original, unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of humanities, English language, French language and cultural studies for the October-December 2015 Issue

Polish Journal for American Studies 10/2016 (Deadline: February 25, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Polish Association for American Studies
contact email: 
m.a.paryz@uw.edu.pl

"Polish Journal for American Studies" is a yearbook of the Polish Association for American Studies, published with the support of the University of Warsaw.

America's southern cultures and identities: language, customs, literature

full name / name of organization: 
South Carolina State University, Department of English and the South Carolina Project on Language and Culture (SCPLC)
contact email: 
ssalone@scsu.edu

South Carolina State University's Department of English and The South Carolina Project on Language and Culture (SCPLC) will host an inter-disciplinary Conference on October 7, 2016.

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics 3.1 (April 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics
contact email: 
ethosreview@gmail.com

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics—a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary online journal and digital forum—invites submissions for its April 2016 issue.

NINE Baseball History & Culture Conference (3/9/16-3/12/16; proposals due 12/1)

full name / name of organization: 
NINE: A Journal of Baseball History & Culture
contact email: 
ninebaseballeditor@gmail.com

NINE: A Journal of Baseball History and Culture announces the 23rd Annual NINE Spring Training Conference on the Historical and Sociological Impact of Baseball

MOSF Journal of Science Fiction's Inaugural Issue -- DEADLINE: Nov. 30

full name / name of organization: 
Museum of Science Fiction
contact email: 
monica.louzon@museumofsciencefiction.org

Editorial Team: Monica Louzon, M.L.S. (Managing Editor), Rachel Lazarus, Ph.D. (Co-Editor), Heather McHale, Ph.D. (Co-Editor), Ben Bova, Ph.D.

Books Available for Review for the Journal for the Study of Radicalism

full name / name of organization: 
Journal for the Study of Radicalism
contact email: 
jsrbookreview@gmail.com

Below is an updated list of texts available for review in The Journal for the Study of Radicalism.

Ecocriticism and American Disability Life Writings (12/15/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Edited Collection (Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm in American Literature)
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

I am seeking manuscripts to complete an edited collection, Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature, which is focused on the intersection between disability

Representing the Misrepresented: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Misinformation, Unreliability, and Marginalization

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University of Pennsylvania English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
EGOconference2016@gmail.com

IUP EGO 2016 Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference CFP

Representing the Misrepresented: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Misinformation, Unreliability, and Marginalization

[UPDATE]Archi-textuality:Interventions of Text & Textuality in Historical, Economical, Sociopolitical, and Psychological Space.

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE) & Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi (STDIC) at CSUN
contact email: 
agsestdicconference@gmail.com

The CSUN Department of English Annual Conference
18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330
April 16-17, 2016

Archi-textuality: Interventions of Text & Textuality in Historical, Economical, Sociopolitical, and Psychological Space

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE) & Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi (STDIC) at CSUN
contact email: 
agsestdicconference@gmail.com

AGSE and STDIC are seeking submissions for the CSUN Department of English Annual Conference that focus on bridging the intersections of text and textuality within historical, economical, sociopolitica

Authorship and Appropriation

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Daniel Cook / University of Dundee
contact email: 
d.p.cook@dundee.ac.uk

University of Dundee
8th and 9th April 2016

Family and Genealogy in the Study of Religion -- DEADLINE APPROACHING November 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Brown University, Graduate Student Conference, Religious Studies
contact email: 
brownrsconference@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Family and Genealogy in the Study of Religion
An Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference

Edwidge Danticat Society at American Literature Association May 26-29, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Edwidge Danticat Society
contact email: 
megan.feifer@edwidgedanticatsociety.org

The Edwidge Danticat Society invites papers for a panel at the 27h Annual American Literature Association conference.

CFP African American/Black Studies 2016 SWPCA conference

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
dolson@uta.edu

CFP: African American / Black Studies Area

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
37th Annual Conference, February 10-13, 2016
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Teaching with Tension: Race, Resistance, and Reality in the Classroom

full name / name of organization: 
edited volume
contact email: 
Philathia Bolton at pbolton@uakron.edu; Cassander Smith at clsmith17@ua.edu; and Lee Bebout at lee.bebout@asu.edu

Teaching with Tension: Race, Resistance,
and Reality in the Classroom

[UPDATE] Call for Papers -- Alfred Hitchcock -- November 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
37th Annual Conference
February 10-13, 2016

Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center

(Un)stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.2016@gmail.com

Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference: (Un)Stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found

“There will be time / to prepare a face to meet the faces that you meet.”­ Eliot, Prufrock

CFP: Special Issue of Participations - Perceptions of Censorship

full name / name of organization: 
Clarissa Smith - University of Sunderland / Jason Zenor - State University of NY-Oswego / Mark Mckenna - Glyndwr University
contact email: 
jason.zenor@oswego.edu

Call for Submissions- Participations: Journal of Audience & Reception Studies Special Issue: “Thinking about Censorship Differently”
Expected Publication Date: November 2016 (Vol 13, Issue 2)

CFP for Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities ‎-- abstract deadline December 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta
contact email: 
rasoul@ualberta.ca

What: Panel on Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities
Where: CCLA @ Congress 2016 in Calgary, Canada
When: May 28 to 30, 2016‎

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