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Hard Times: Critical Approaches to Crisis and its Aftermath

updated: 
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:20am
Journal of Associated Graduates in Near Eastern Studies.
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 15, 2017

The Near Eastern Studies graduate students at UC Berkeley would like to invite the graduate students of your department to participate in the 2018 UC Berkeley Near Eastern Studies Graduate Student Conference. Please find our full Call for Papers on our website (jagnesjournal.wordpress.com), we would greatly appreciate if you could distribute this to your department's students and any other relevant audiences.

 

The Ghosts of the Nineteenth Century and the Future of Medieval Studies (postmedieval 10.2)

updated: 
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:20am
Matthew Gabriele and Cord J. Whitaker, eds.
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 30, 2017

Despite the changing nature of medievalism, the specter of the nineteenth century continues to haunt us in myriad ways—from table manners to how we tell stories, from the organization of civil society to our expectations of personal morality. But perhaps nowhere is this truer than in the study of the Middle Ages, where nineteenth-century modes of philological and historical inquiry continue to serve as the gold standard for scholarship.

Medieval Race and the Modern Scholar [Sewanee Medieval Colloquium Seminar]

updated: 
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:20am
Sewanee Medieval Colloquium
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

In this seminar, we will study the ways in which the Middle Ages invented race as well as the means by which modern understandings of the medieval world continue to inform and influence race. 

Literacy, Journey, and Cultural Encounter

updated: 
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:20am
Institute of Applied Studies in the Humanities of Mahdia, university of Monastir, Tunisia in partnership with LAD, university of Sfax
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 15, 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

The Republic of Tunisia

The Higher Institute of Applied Studies in the Humanities, University of Monastir in partnership with “l’Association de la Creation Culturelle” and the research laboratory “Approches du Discours” (LAD), University of Sfax organize an international conference on

 

Literacy,  Journey,  and Cultural Encounter

 

Venue : The Higher Institute of Applied Studies in the Humanities of Mahdia, University of Monastir, Tunisia.

 

April 11-12-13, 2018

UnDisciplined 2018 Call for Papers

updated: 
Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 11:40pm
UnDisciplined 2018
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

UnDisciplined 2018
March 23rd to March 24th, 2018
Queen's University, Kingston, ON

 “I think our culture doesn't recognize passion because real passion has the power to disrupt boundaries.”  - bell hooks, Outlaw Culture

REMINDER: Il Parlaggio - new issue 2018

updated: 
Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 8:25am
Edizioni Sinestesie (Italy)
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, January 4, 2018

IL PARLAGGIO

 

This section of the academic journal “Sinestesieonline” is open to contributions about theatre and performing arts in all historical ages, forms and variations, in English, Italian and foreign languages.

“Il Parlaggio” is the name created by Gabriele d’Annunzio for the amphitheatre in Vittoriale – a place of empathy, a cradle of emotions, a crossroads of cultures, a connection between antiquity and contemporaneity, an emblem of the “neverending show”.

Catastrophe! Living and Thinking Through the End Times

updated: 
Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 9:47am
English Department, Indiana University - Bloomington
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 17, 2017

Catastrophe! Living and Thinking Through the End Times

Indiana University Bloomington | March 30-31, 2018

 

Keynote Speaker

Seo-Young Chu

Associate Professor, Department of English, Queens College, CUNY 

We are issuing a Call for Proposals for scholarly and creative submissions for the 16th Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference entitled “Catastrophe! Living and Thinking Through the End Times” hosted by the English Department at Indiana University Bloomington, March 30-31, 2018.  

 

Migrant Narratives and the City

updated: 
Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 4:56am
Central European University and Gender, Translocality, and the City Research Group
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 15, 2017

 

Migrant Narratives and the City

 

International Conference organised by

Central European University and the University of Debrecen

27-28 April 2018, Budapest, Hungary

 

Keynote Speakers:

Carolyn Pedwell, University of Kent, UK

Dace Dzenovska, University of Oxford, UK

 

Roundtable Respondents:

Lisa Blackman, Goldsmith College, UK

What is Universe? Communication • Complexity • Coherence

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 8:51pm
University of Oregon in Portland
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017

WHAT IS UNIVERSE?
COMMUNICATION  • COMPLEXITY • COHERENCE

University of Oregon in Portland, April 19-21, 2018

whatis.uoregon.edu

The What is Universe? (2018) conference-experience examines communication, complexity/simplicity, coherence/incoherence and, how they may or may not contribute to “a pluralistic universe.” This conference marks the third collaboration among scholars from the natural and social sciences, communication, media, law, design, and art. We invite proposals for scholarly papers, panels, exhibits and installations on a wide variety of issues and topics. Please see whatis.uoregon.edu for more details.

What is Life? Lifestyles • Lifeworlds • Lifeworks

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 8:50pm
University of Oregon
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, November 21, 2016

UPDATED CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND EXTENDED DEADLINE:
DECEMBER 13, 2016!

WHAT IS LIFE?
LIFEWORKS • LIFESTYLES • LIFEWORLDS
University of Oregon in Portland • April 6–8, 2017

whatis.uoregon.edu

ORIENTATIONS: A CONFERENCE OF NARRATIVE AND PLACE

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 2:48pm
University of Nottingham
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 1, 2018

We are excited to announce the CfP for Orientations: A Conference of Narrative and Place, to be held on the 30th and 31st of May 2018 at the University of Nottingham. Orientations is an interdisciplinary, international conference exploring the relationship between narrative, space, and place.

We are further delighted to announce that our first keynote will be delivered by Fiona Mozley, writer of the Booker Prize nominated novel Elmet. Further details on our second keynote to be released soon.

Call for Proposals for 2018 Black Issues Conference at BGSU

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 11:13am
Office of Multicultural Affairs at Bowling Green State University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

The 18th Annual Black Issues Conference at Bowling Green State University
“Art is Power”
Keynote Speaker: PJ Jones
Saturday, February 17, 2018

European Cinema in the 21st Century: Discourses, Directions and Genres

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 11:12am
Ingrid Lewis / Dundalk Institute of Technology, Ireland
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Dear colleagues,

 

We invite you to contribute to a monograph on European Cinema in the 21st Century as outlined in the CFP below, which is intended for a – currently under-served – undergraduate and early postgraduate market. Abstracts and author biographies are due by the 31st of December, while the full book chapters (6000 words) are expected by the end of August 2018. We are aiming to publish this volume with Palgrave Macmillan, one of the leading academic publishers, which has already expressed a provisional interest in this monograph.  We are looking forward to reading your fascinating proposals.

 

Best wishes,

 

"Howells and Democracy" - W. D. Howells Society - ALA 2018

updated: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 11:12am
William Dean Howells Society
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 8, 2018

The William Dean Howells Society welcomes submissions for two panels at the 29th Annual American Literature Association Conference to be held in San Francisco, May 24-27, 2018.

 

Panel 1: William Dean Howells and Democracy 

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