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CALL FOR PAPERS - Global Journal of English Language and Literature

updated: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 10:46am
Global Journal of English Language and Literature
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS Papers are invited for the Volume 4, Issue 2 of the Global Journal of English Language and Literature (ISSN 2320-4397) to be published in November 2016. The forthcoming issue will be an Open Issue. The journal features densely theoretical and analytical writings that focus on various aspects of English Studies which address/approach the research problems with methods of and insights borrowed from multiple established disciplines. Accepted papers will be published after peer-review process. This is an online electronic journal and there will be no hard copy of the issues. There are no publication fees or handling charges. The last date for submission is 15th November, 2016. 

Edwidge Danticat Society at ALA, Boston May 25-28, 2017

updated: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 10:49am
The Edwidge Danticat Society
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 20, 2016

ALA Boston 2017

 

The American Literature Association Conference

May 25-28, 2017

The Westin Copley Place in Boston, MA

Creative Writing Panel

updated: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 10:52am
African Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 10, 2016

 

Call for Papers, African Literature Association Conference at Yale University in June 14-17, 2017:

A Creative Writing Panel  

This panel invites writers of poetry and fiction to submit a selection of their creative work. The creative work presented should engage with both the formal concerns of genre and the connections between identity and the diaspora.  Poets and writers who have pieces that experiment with and merge creative and critical examinations of a) the politics of identity in the diaspora, b) popular arts and aesthetics, or c) any of the main topics of this year’s conference are encouraged to submit their work.

Hybridity and Monstrosity

updated: 
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 11:20am
University of Texas at Dallas Arts and Humanities Graduate Student Association
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 31, 2016

 

Conference website:  http://www.utdgsaraw.com

 

 

University of Texas at Dallas
Arts & Humanities Graduate Student Association

 utd.gsa@gmail.com


February 24 and February 25, 2017


Keynote speakers: Dr. Nnedi Okorafor and Dr. Stephen T. Asma

 Theme: Hybridity and Monstrosity


Submission Deadline: December 31 , 2016

 

When Jazz meets Cinema

updated: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 10:08am
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, March 12, 2017

5-7 May 2017

Lovere (BG), Auditorium di Villa Milesi

Percival Everett and the American West

updated: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 10:09am
Michael Johnson / Western Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 30, 2016

Call for Papers for a Panel on Percival Everett and the American West at the 2017 American Literature Association Meeting (Boston; May 25-28)

Harriet Beecher Stowe at the American Literature Association and Graduate Student Paper Award

updated: 
Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 11:09pm
Harriet Beecher Stowe Society
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2016

The Harriet Beecher Stowe Society invites proposals for ALA 2017 and would like to call your attention to our Up and Coming scholar award for graduate students.  

 

Call for Papers 

Harriet Beecher Stowe Society

American Literature Association 2017

Deadline for Submissions:  January 6, 2017

Boston, MA

May 25-28

 

Harriet Beecher Stowe and Popular Culture

 

2017 Circling the Elements Hip Hop Conference: HIP HOP IN DIASPORA:

updated: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 10:10am
Circling the Elements Hip Hop Conference (Albany State University)
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, January 19, 2017

In the 1970s, DJ Kool Herc, a Jamaican born man living in the Bronx, helped spark the birth of a new genre/culture:  Hip Hop.  Popularized by Black and Brown marginalized populations in the United States, Hip Hop is a genre and culture now known around the world.  From its early inception until now, Hip Hop has evolved into a culture and art form with its own Diaspora.  During this, our fifth annual conference, we will explore how Hip Hop has reached a global audience and undergirded a whole new worldview for the last thirty years.  This year, we will come to know Hip Hop in Diaspora

 

The committee invites proposals/abstracts that:

RSAP Book Prize 2016

updated: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 10:10am
The Research Society for American Periodicals (RSAP)
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2016

 The Research Society for American Periodicals (RSAP)

proudly announces its $1000 Book Prize

 

The prize will be awarded for the best monograph on American

periodicals published by an academic press between January 1, 2015

and December 31, 2016. Books will be judged by a peer review of

three scholars chosen by the RSAP Advisory Board.

 

The Book Prize will be awarded at the American Literature

Association (ALA) conference in Boston, MA, May 25-28, 2017.

The winner and up to two honorable mentions will be notified by

March 1, 2017 and will be recognized at an RSAP-sponsored reception at ALA.

 

American Lierature Association: Postwar Geographies

updated: 
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 10:13am
Jacqueline Foertsch / U North Texas
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 16, 2017

Postwar Literary Studies Group / ALA

Postwar Geographies:  Discussions of literature, 1945-1975, wherein mapping, locating, traveling, place-making, or turf-marking has a significant role:  the Iron Curtain, the color line, “the women’s room(s),” Model Cities, etc.  Abstracts to foertsch@unt.edu by 16 January 2017.

 

Postwar Literary Studies Group / ALA

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