category: african-american

Call for Papers for a Special Issue: Popular Culture & The Context of the Body

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Fashion, Style & Popular Culture From Intellect Publishers of original thinking
contact email: 
Tammy Kinley at: tammy.kinley@unt.edu or Jessica Strubel at: jessica.strubel@unt.edu

Editors:
Dr. Tammy Kinley, University of North Texas, Guest Editor
Dr. Jessica Strubel, Univeristy of North Texas, Associate Journal Editor

Manuscript Submission Due Date: June 1, 2013

Grad journal special issue: (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comp Lit MARCH 15 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
inquire@ualberta.ca

Issue 3.2 (Summer 2013) ‘Neither Here Nor There: The (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comparative Literature’

Joint Special Issue: (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comp Lit JUNE 30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of Comparative Literature/Peking U. Journal of Comparative Literature and World Literature
contact email: 
dfried@ualberta.ca

Recent understandings of world literature have moved away from a focus on delineating canons of geographically-distributed great works, and towards describing a complex process of influence and reacti

REMINDER - Feminism;Influence;Inheritance - Deadline 4 Jan '13

full name / name of organization: 
School of English and Drama - Queen Mary, University of London
contact email: 
feminism.influence.inheritance@gmail.com

This one-day symposium hosted by the School of English and Drama at Queen Mary, University of London aims to bring together postgraduates and academics to explore how the issues of feminism, influence

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended to 1/5/2013; Faulkner and Black Caribbean Women Writers

full name / name of organization: 
The 2013 Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference
contact email: 
j.sciuto@neu.edu

CFP: "Faulkner and Black Caribbean Women Writers" Panel for 2013 Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference in Oxford, Mississippi

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED -- "alt/" Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference (March 16-17, 2013; abstracts due 1/15/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
altconference2013@gmail.com

“Alt,” neither a word nor a prefix in the grammatical sense, has nevertheless been a generative concept in contemporary scholarly interrogations of non-normative ways of engaging with and inhabiti

UPDATE. CFP: Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses (journal issue). Performing identities

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alicante
contact email: 
Caporale@ua.es; lesposito@unite.it; aruggiero@unite.it

RAEI is a referred journal published once a year by the Department of English Studies at the University of Alicante.

3rd Global Conference:Making Sense Of: Chronicity (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
chronicity3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Chronicity

Monday 23rd September – Wednesday 25th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

American Realism in a Time of Terror and Crisis: New Essays on The Wire (Submission Deadline April 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Edited Collection
contact email: 
newessaysonthewire@gmail.com

We are seeking submissions for a new collection of essays on The Wire.

2nd Global Conference: The Graphic Novel (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
gn2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
The Graphic Novel

Monday 23rd September – Wednesday 25th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

6th Global Conference: Making Sense Of: Madness (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mad6@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Madness

Thursday 19th September – Saturday 21st September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Constitution-building in Africa (June 24 - June 29, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
CEU Summer University
contact email: 
summeru@ceu.hu

Central European University, Budapest announces its international postgraduate summer course on "Constitution-building in

Comparative Regionalisms: Changing Forms of Governance in Asia, Africa and the Americas..... (Jun 24 - July 4, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
CEU Summer University
contact email: 
summeru@ceu.hu

Central European University, Budapest announces its international postgraduate summer course on "Comparative Regionalisms: Changing Forms of Governance in Asia, Africa and the Americas and the Effects

8th Global Conference: The Erotic (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
er8@inter-disciplinary.net

8th Global Conference
The Erotic

Thursday 19th September – Saturday 21st September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Seeking papers of philosophical, sociological, cultural, political, and media studies

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Radical Critique
contact email: 
ijrc.editor@live.com

IJRC is now reviewing papers for Vol 01, No 02.

Call For Papers - General Issue - March 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Cameroon English Language and Literature Association
contact email: 
journal@cella-cameroon.org

JELLiC: Journal of English Language, Literature and Culture is currently accepting manuscripts for publication in its next issue – March 2013.

Transnational Tomboys: Gender Subversion in a Global Context, 1/5/13

full name / name of organization: 
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
contact email: 
kproehl@clemson.edu

CFP: Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Toronto, May 22-24, 2014

Transnational Tomboys: Gender Subversion in a Global Context

Proposal Deadline Extended to January 1, 2013: "Revolution and Rebirth in English Studies" EGADS! Conference

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Advancement and Development Society
contact email: 
ruth.garza37@utb.edu

CFP: The UTB English Graduate Advancement and Development
Society is now accepting paper or panel proposal submissions to
its 3rd conference themed “Revolution and Rebirth in

Creative submissions are invited to upcoming issue of Yellow Medicine Review devoted to the Fairy-tale

full name / name of organization: 
Yellow Medicine Review: A Journal of Indigenous Literature, Art, and Thought
contact email: 
editor@yellowmedicinereview.com

Yellow Medicine Review is accepting poetry, fiction, and creative essays for its upcoming issue devoted to modern writers working in the myth/folktale genre. We are especially interested in multi-national submissions across marginalized cultures and ethnicities.

The full CFP can be found here:

http://www.yellowmedicinereview.com/id12.html

3rd Global Conference: Gender & Love (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
gl3@inter-disciplinary.net

gl3@in3rd Global Conference
Gender & Love

Sunday 15th September – Tuesday 17th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

5th Global Conference: Strangers, Aliens and Foreigners (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
saf5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference
Strangers, Aliens and Foreigners

Thursday 5th September – Saturday 7th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

7th Global Conference:Fear, Horror and Terror (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fht7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference
Fear, Horror and Terror

Thursday 5th September – Saturday 7th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

CFP: Faulkner and Black Caribbean Writers (12-15-12)

full name / name of organization: 
The 2013 Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference
contact email: 
j.sciuto@neu.edu

CFP: "Faulkner and Black Caribbean Writers" Panel for 2013 Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference in Oxford, Mississippi

Stet Issue 3: Dis/orientation

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
victoria.carroll@kcl.ac.uk

Stet, the online postgraduate journal of the English Department at King's College London, is now accepting submissions from current postgraduate students for its third peer-reviewed publication.

Critical Distance: Reclusiveness, Secession, Indifference -- Special Issue of the Journal for Cultural Research

full name / name of organization: 
Guest Editor: James Corby; Journal for Cultural Research
contact email: 
james.corby@um.edu.mt

In the context of any attempt to rethink the modalities, possibilities, conditions and limitations of critical thought, the otherwise sober and restrained notion of ‘critical distance’, with all i

(UPDATE) BLACK SEXUAL ECONOMIES: TRANSFORMING BLACK SEXUALITIES RESEARCH CONFERENCE (Deadline 1/5/2013; Conference 9/27-28/12

full name / name of organization: 
Black Sexual Economies Research Group
contact email: 
blacksexualeconomies@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
BLACK SEXUAL ECONOMIES: TRANSFORMING BLACK SEXUALITIES RESEARCH

Contemporary Theologies in Southern Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Southern Literature/American Literature Association
contact email: 
tfpowell@gmail.com

SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF SOUTHERN LITERATURE
2013 American Literature Association Conference
May 23-26, 2013, in Boston
Deadline: January 20, 2013

Southern Literary Studies and Louis Rubin

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Southern Literature / American Literature Association
contact email: 
tfpowell@gmail.com

SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF SOUTHERN LITERATURE
2013 American Literature Association Conference
May 23-26, 2013, in Boston
Deadline: January 20, 2013

3rd Global Conference:Beauty (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
beau3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Beauty

Sunday 15th September – Tuesday 17th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

3rd Global Conference: Communication and Conflict (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
cc3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Communication and Conflict

Thursday 5th September – Saturday 7th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

7th Global Conference: Multiculturalism, Conflict and Belonging (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mcb7@inter-disciplinary.net

7th Global Conference
Multiculturalism, Conflict and Belonging

Sunday 1st September – Tuesday 3rd September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

ATHE Theatre History Focus Group Debut Panel

full name / name of organization: 
American Association for Theatre in Higher Education (Theatre History Focus Group)
contact email: 
charlotte.mcivor@nuigalway.ie

The Theatre History Focus Group (THFG) of the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) invites submissions for its debut panel from scholars who have neither published articles nor previousl

CFP: From Monadism to Nomadism: A Hybrid Approach to Cultural Productions

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Merced Annual Center for Research in the Humanities & Arts Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
wc.2013gradconf@ucmerced.edu

The Annual Center for Research in the Humanities & Arts Graduate Students conference will be held at the campus of the University of California, Merced on April 12-13, 2013.

CFP: From Monadism to Nomadism: A Hybrid Approach to Cultural Productions

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Merced Annual Center for Research in the Humanities & Arts Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
wc.2013gradconf@ucmerced.edu

The Annual Center for Research in the Humanities & Arts Graduate Students conference will be held at the campus of the University of California, Merced on April 12-13, 2013.

Narrative, Race, and Ethnicity in the Americas

full name / name of organization: 
James J. Donahue, Jennifer Ho, and Shaun Morgan
contact email: 
donahujj@potsdam.edu, jho@email.unc.edu, dmorgan@twcnet.edu

In her landmark study of race and American literature, Playing in the Dark (1992), Toni Morrison argued that literary history has taken for granted a certain set of assumptions, including the understa

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