Ọyẹ: Journal of Language, Literature and Popular Culture is an academic journal domiciled in the Department of English and Literary Studies of the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria. It seeks to publish insightful research from established and emerging scholars on all aspects of English language, literature and popular culture, especially as it relates to Africa and the Black Diaspora. For its maiden edition which will be published in April 2017, Ọyẹ invites interested researchers and scholars to submit completed papers on any aspect of English language, literature and popular culture. We are especially interested in submissions with an interdisciplinary focus.
100 Years after WWI: Local to Global Impact of an International War
Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal [Extended deadline 2/15]
full name / name of organization:
Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal
contact name and email:
Megan Gadd, Editor-in-Chief
27th Annual Mardi Gras Conference
Where: Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
When: February 22-24, 2017
Abstracts due: December 16, 2016
Gumbo & Zydeco: Interdisciplinary Magic
The Amiri Baraka Society invites abstracts (of no more than 250 words) for presentations at the annual conference of the ALA (http://www.americanliteratureassociation.org/). We will also consider a limited number of panel proposals (of no more than 500 words).
We welcome submissions on any topic related to Amiri Baraka, his art, his politics, his life.
CALL FOR PAPERS
Society for the Study of Southern Literature Sessions (Two Sessions)
28th Annual American Literature Association Conference
May 25-28, 2017, Boston, MA
Deadline: January 16, 2017
Southern Literature of Reconstruction
CALL FOR PAPERS (deadline February 15, 2017)
The Center for Material Culture Studies (CMCS) at the University of Delaware invites proposals for its first biannual conference, “Imagined Forms: Modeling and Material Culture.”
Confirmed keynote speakers are Johanna Drucker, UCLA, and Peter Galison, Harvard University.
The symposium will take place November 17-18, 2017, and is hosted by the Center for Material Culture Studies, University of Delaware, and the Hagley Museum and Library, Delaware. Accepted speakers will be provided with two nights lodging nearby.
Call for Papers:
Flow Volume 23 Special Issue: Media, Activism, and Politics in/for the Age of Trump
The CLGO of UNC Charlotte is hosting a colloquium on February 4th, 2017, exploring public and professional dialogues regarding social issues in the field of Children’s and Young Adult Literature. We welcome scholarly and creative original papers, readings, and presentations that examine the ways in which social issues operate within texts as well as how these topics are taught, interpreted, and adapted. As an interdisciplinary organization, we hope to include multiple approaches to these topics, from a wide variety of disciplines.
These topics might include, but are not limited to:
The Editorial Collective of the National Poetry Foundation invites paper and panel proposals for the last in our sequence of “decade” conferences, to be devoted to the Poetry and Poetics of the 1990s, American and international, and to be held June 28 – July 1, 2017 on the flagship campus of the University of Maine System in Orono, Maine.