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[CFP] Un/masking. On a mimetic form (4-6. July 2019, Munich)

updated: 
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 8:44am
IDP Mimesis
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

MUNICH DOCTORAL PROGRAM FOR LITERATURE AND THE ARTS MIMESIS

Un/masking. On a mimetic form

6th Conference of the IDP Mimesis
4th – 6th July 2019, Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte Munich and LMU Munich

The Desert and the USA

updated: 
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 8:38am
Université Bretagne Sud/South Brittany, Lorient, France
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, February 10, 2019

International transdisciplinary symposium organized by HCTI (EA 4249) November 21-23, 2019 at the Université Bretagne Sud in Lorient, South Brittany, France.

“The Desert and the USA” 

Bonnie Jo Campbell and the Midwest – SSML Conference (deadline extended)

updated: 
Monday, December 17, 2018 - 4:54pm
Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

We invite paper proposals for a special panel sequence on Bonnie Jo Campbell, who will receive the 2019 Mark Twain Award for Outstanding Contributions to Midwestern Literature. These papers will be presented at the 49th annual symposium of the Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature in East Lansing, Michigan, on May 16-18, 2019.

On-going CFP, Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies

updated: 
Monday, December 17, 2018 - 4:04pm
Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2019

The Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies (HJEAS) is

- devoted to literary, historical, film and cultural studies of the English-speaking world
- an international scholarly journal with an international audience available at major research centers and libraries throughout the world
- the oldest continuously published Central European scholarly journal in its field
- published twice a year by the Institute of English and American Studies, University of Debrecen, Hungary.

EXTENDED DEADLINE: ImageText in Motion: Animation and Comics - UF GCO Conference

updated: 
Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 12:38am
The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

DEADLINE HAS NOW BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH JANUARY 1ST, 2019

    ImageText in Motion: Animation and Comics

The Graduate Comics Organization at the University of Florida invites applicants from all stages of their careers, including independent scholars and imagetext creators, to submit proposals to their 16th annual conference, “ImageText in Motion: Animation and Comics.” The conference will be held from Friday, April 12 through Sunday, April 14, 2019. Keynote speakers include Dr. Nicholas Sammond (University of Toronto) and Prof. Chrissy Guest (Ithaca College).  

CFP: Textualities of American Drama (ALA Boston, May 23-26)

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 10:51am
Michael D'Alessandro
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Textualities of American Drama: What are the textual forms of American drama? Dramatic works produced during the nineteenth century (an age largely dominated by spectacular melodrama) and the early twentieth century (an era that turned imperfectly to dramatic realism) are often studied according to their production histories rather than their circulation as printed play texts. But the publication of dramatic texts was a significant subplot of the expanding publishing industry throughout the United States. How did the making and consumption of plays in print shape the literary status of American drama?

Call for Articles

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:48am
Dr. Anne Greenfield / Valdosta State University / Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Theatre Research journal
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 1, 2019

The editors of the journal Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Theatre Research welcome essays for consideration. Please refer to RECTR’s website for full submission guidelines: rectrjournal.org. General queries and article submissions may be sent to editors@rectrjournal.org

Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Theatre Research is a peer-reviewed, academic journal published under the auspices of the department of English at Valdosta State University. The journal features scholarship on late seventeenth- and eighteenth-century British and European drama and staging. Issues contain articles, theatre reviews, book reviews, and occasional interviews.

Grandiloquence And Desperation. Discourses About The Performing Arts In The 21st Century

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:48am
Studia Universitatis Babeș-Bolyai / Dramatica
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 15, 2019

From the Nāṭyaśāstra or Aristotle’s Poetics to social media posts or the new online review aggregators, discourses about theater have shaped the course of the art’s evolution, reflecting and influencing aesthetics, modes of production and models of social and political involvement.

The emergence and spread of “practice as”, “practice-led” or “practice-based” research paradigms, the growing interest for the performative function of arts archives, the fluidization and democratization of critical discourses, as well as the ripple effect of the performative turn define, nowadays, a climate in which theory and practice intermingle, seemingly re-bridging the gap between artists and scholars, between creators, historians and critics.

Proposals sections “Essays” and “Theory and practice of Translation” Ticontre, XII, 2019

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:48am
Ticontre. Teoria Testo Traduzione
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 28, 2019

«Ticontre» focuses on Literary Criticism and Textual Analysis, History of Literature, Literary Theory, Comparative Literature, and Translation Studies. All manuscripts will undergo a double-blind peer-review process. Since its foundation in 2014, «Ticontre» is regularly published twice a year, with a total of ten issues and 165 papers. In the last four years, pdf articles were downloaded more than 65,000 times. Up to thirty per cent of them are written in a language other than Italian and authors belong to over seventy different universities, half of which abroad.

International Conference "Migrating World: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Migration and Integration"

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:39am
London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

 International Conference"Migrating World: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Migration and Integration"23 March, 2019 – University of Greenwich, Londonorganised by London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research 

“History in its broadest aspect is a record of man’s migrations from one environment to another.” –

Ellsworth Huntington

International Conference on Communication and Media Studies

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:39am
London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 15, 2019

International Conference on Communication and Media Studies“Media, Data and Society”10-11 August 2019 – London, UKorganised byLondon Centre for Interdisciplinary Research

Nowadays we live and breathe media, minute-by-minute, hour-by-hour. News, television, social media, celebrity culture, music, and more. As the media and communication sector becomes ever more diverse and dynamic, and we are going to consume it, we also need to understand it.

Comics Arts Conference--Comic-Con International

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:35am
Comics Arts Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 1, 2019

The Comics Arts Conference is now accepting 100 to 200 word abstracts for papers, presentations, panels, and poster sessions taking a critical or historical perspective on comics (juxtaposed images in sequence) for a meeting of scholars and professionals at Comic-Con International in San Diego, CA, from 7/18-7/21, 2019. We seek proposals from a broad range of disciplinary and theoretical perspectives and welcome the participation of academic and independent scholars. We also encourage the involvement of professionals from all areas of the comics industry, including creators, editors, publishers, retailers, distributors, and journalists.

“Transamerican Reticulations: Towards a Latinx Theory of Hemispheric Literatures”

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:35am
4th Biennial U.S. Latinx Literary Theory and Criticism Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 14, 2019

4thBiennial U.S. Latinx Literary Theory and Criticism Conference

“Transamerican Reticulations: Towards a Latinx Theory of Hemispheric Literatures” 

April 25-27, 2019

John Jay College

 

*Abstracts Due: January 14th, 2019*

Conference website: http://emaze.me/latlitconfnyc#Home

 

 

Writers in Neo-Victorian fiction

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:35am
Université de Caen Normandie, France
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

"Writers in Neo-Victorian fiction"

International One-Day Conference

October 11, 2019, Université de Caen Normandie, France

 

Confirmed Keynote Speaker: Patricia Duncker

 

New Directions in Italian Fiction

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:34am
Italian Graduate Society at Rutgers University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 15, 2019

Call for Papers: New Directions in Italian Fiction

 

La Fusta, the digital Italian Studies journal edited by the Italian Graduate Society at Rutgers University, is now welcoming submissions in English or Italian. Issue 27 (Spring 2019) will concentrate on the theme “New Generations of Italian Writers.” Articles, book reviews, and creative writing are being considered for publication.

 

Editing the Harlem Renaissance (edited collection)

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:34am
Ross K. Tangedal / University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point; Joshua M. Murray / Fayetteville State University
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

From the beginning, individuals such as W. E. B. Du Bois and Alain Locke attempted to mold and guide Harlem Renaissance authors, as well as control critical reception. Their roles as editors proved influential in the careers of many writers and in the movement itself. While the popular period has received much scholarly attention, the significance of editors and editing in the Harlem Renaissance remains woefully understudied. As a remedy, Editing the Harlem Renaissance will foreground an in-depth, exhaustive approach to relevant editing and editorial issues, offering a variety of voices and becoming a centralized authority on the subject.

Women and Climate Change – Issue of Many Hands Zine

updated: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:34am
Layla Hendow & Natalie Lee
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 25, 2019

 

Call for contributions: Women and Climate Change – Issue of Many Hands Zine

The Many Hands Zine is a quarterly publication that works as a communication platform to showcase environmental pledges and hand portrait photography, as well as including writing on the subject of climate change and environmental issues.

IV International Conference on Medical Humanities

updated: 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 4:31pm
London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

IV International Conference on Medical Humanities 16 March, 2019 - London, UKLondon Centre for Interdisciplinary Research and Faculty of Health & Social Sciences, School of Applied Social Studies, University of Bedfordshire 

 

“Wherever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of Humanity”

Hippocrates

 

Political Paralysis: The Global Contemporary

updated: 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 10:37am
The Marxist Reading Group at The University of Florida
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 1, 2019

   Political Paralysis: The Global Contemporary 

   The Twenty-First Annual Conference of the Marxist Reading Group    

   Keynote speakers: George Ciccariello-Maher and Andrew Ross

    21-23 March 2019

    University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

 

   

I hear it every day on the radio

Somebody shoots a guy he don't even know…

 --“Turn on the News,” Hüsker Dü, Zen Arcade, 1984

    

Anglo-Saxons In the World, Conference

updated: 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:59am
Sophia D'Ignazio / Cornell University
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019

ANGLO-SAXONS IN THE WORLD

Two-Day Conference and Digital Humanities Workshop

Cornell University, November 2-3, 2019

IX Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture - Neurohumanities: Promises & Threats

updated: 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:59am
Universidade Católica Portuguesa | The Lisbon Consortium
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 28, 2019

IX Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture

 

Neurohumanities

Promises & Threats

 

Lisbon, July 1-6, 2019

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Deadline for submissions: February 28, 2019

 

Call for Papers E-REI E-Revista de Estudos Interculturais / E-Journal of Intercultural Studies Nº 7 – 2019

updated: 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:58am
Centre for Intercultural Studies (CEI) of the Polytechnic of Porto
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 28, 2019

Call for Papers

 

E-REI
E-Revista de Estudos Interculturais / E-Journal of Intercultural Studies
Nº 7 – 2019

 

 

O Centro de Estudos Interculturais (CEI) do ISCAP-P.PORTO iniciou a preparação do 7º
número da E-REI – E-Revista de Estudos Interculturais (ISSN 2182-6439), de
periodicidade anual, a publicar on-line em Maio de 2019, acessível a partir do website do
CEI (www.iscap.pt/cei). A E-REI está indexada no Catálogo da LATINDEX
(http://www.latindex.unam.mx/latindex/ficha?folio=24486).

 

Sederi Yearbook

updated: 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:52am
Spanish and Portuguese Society for English Renaissance Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 28, 2019

SEDERI Yearbook

Call for Papers

 

SEDERI Yearbook welcomes articles, notes and reviews for its next issue.

SEDERI, Yearbook of the Spanish and Portuguese Society for English Renaissance Studies, is an annual publication devoted to current criticism and scholarship on English Renaissance Studies. It is peer-reviewed by external referees, following a double-blind policy.

Areas of interest

Early Modern English Literature

Early Modern English History and Culture

Early Modern English Language

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