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Queer Literature, Film, and Theory (PAMLA)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:10am
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Queer Literature, Film, and Theory  

Refusing to define the boundaries of queer theory, Lauren Berlant and Michael Warner argued in 1995 that it “cannot be assimilated to a single discourse, let alone a propositional program.” In the years since, queer theory has, if anything, become more varied in its methods, its approaches, and its objects. What has persisted is a resistance to assimilation, and a refusal to be pinned down, delimited, or reduced to an abstraction.

AIDS. Remains (essays for a special issue of New Centennial Review)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 1:01pm
Richard Block, University of Washington
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

AIDS: Remains

 

Seeking essays for a future issue of New Centennial Review.

 

What is left of the AIDS crisis? What remains of the urgency with which critical discourses once contested dominant understandings of “AIDS”? In the first decades of the crisis, vital struggles over the meanings, definitions and representations of AIDS sought to unite cultural analysis with cultural activism. What remains now of such struggles? Has contestation become consensus?

           

Queer Futurity (MSA Columbus)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:45am
Victoria Chandler
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, April 20, 2018

Queer Futurity (MSA Columbus)

CFP, 2018 Modernist Studies Association conference (“Graphic Modernisms”)

Panel proposal for MSA Columbus, November 8-11 2018

 

Conference on Sermon Studies: "Space, Place, Context"

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:43am
Center for Sermon Studies, Marshall university
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018

The Center for Sermon Studies at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia announces its second annual Conference on Sermon Studies, to be held October 11-14, 2018, in Montreal, Quebec.

The conference is multidisciplinary and interfaith. The organizers’ goal is to bring scholars, practitioners, and interested laypersons together to discuss sermon texts and the art of preaching from a variety of academic and religious perspectives.

The theme for 2018 is “Space, Place, Context.” Topics related to the theme might include

Southeast Asian Media Studies (journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:42am
Southeast Asian Media Studies Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Southeast Asian Media Studies
October 2018, Vol. 1, No. 1
December 2018, Vol. 1, No. 2

SPECIAL FOCUS
Explorations in Southeast Asian Media Studies: Theories, Trajectories, and Futures

Afrographics: Visual Cultures of Black Modernism (MSA Columbus)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:41am
Kelly Hanson and Savannah Hall
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Afrographics: Visual Cultures of Black Modernism (MSA Columbus)

CFP, 2018 Modernist Studies Association conference (“Graphic Modernisms”)

Panel proposal for MSA Columbus, November 8-11 2018

Hong Kong Studies—Call for Papers (Issue 3)—Special Section on Orientalism Forty Years on; and General Research Papers

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:41am
Hong Kong Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 15, 2018

HONG KONG STUDIES—Issue 3 (Spring 2019) Call for Papers—Special Section on Orientalism Forty Years on; and General Research Papers

The first bilingual and interdisciplinary academic journal on Hong Kong, Hong Kong Studies (Chinese University Press), is now accepting articles for Issue 3 (scheduled for publication in Spring 2019), which will comprise both general research articles on Hong Kong and a special section on Edward Said’s Orientalism.

Why Writing Matters: Articulating the Value of Writing to Students, Administrators, and Faculty from Across the Disciplines

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:40am
SUNY Council on Writing
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

SUNY Council on Writing Conference (CoW) 2018

Call for Proposals

 

Theme: Why Writing Matters: Articulating the Value of Writing to Students, Administrators, and Faculty From Across the Disciplines

Dates: Friday, October 19 and Saturday, October 20, 2018

Location: Farmingdale State College, Farmingdale, NY

Submission Deadline: June 1, 2018

 

Special Issue of Nineteenth-Century Studies: Patchwork, Cut-and-Paste, Reassembly

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 2:31pm
Casie LeGette / Nineteenth-Century Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, September 3, 2018

This special issue will focus on ideas of reuse and recombination. How were bits and scraps of materials, textual and otherwise, reassembled into new forms in the nineteenth century? To what ends? Essays might consider these issues in relation to images, fabrics, texts, and more. Possible topics could include scrapbooks, patchwork, quotation, citation, illustration, and any and all forms of recombination. Approaches from all disciplines, including literature, art history, history, music, and the history of science and the social sciences, are welcome, as are submissions that cross national boundaries and/or range across the nineteenth century.

Teaching the Christian Intellectual Tradition: Teaching Dante

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 11:38am
Dr. Bryan Johnson/ Samford University
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018

Samford University invites paper proposals for its third biennial Teaching the Christian Intellectual Tradition Conference: Teaching Dante, to be held in Birmingham on October 25-27, 2018. This conference is designed to encourage excellence in undergraduate teaching across the curriculum, with a particular emphasis on core curriculum and general education courses. Specialists and non-specialists are encouraged to submit proposals; however, all presentations should be designed with the non-specialist audience in mind and should directly address curricular and/or teaching strategies. Proposals that demonstrate interdisciplinary connections are strongly encouraged.

The First International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Humanities

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 10:01am
Chung-Ang University Humanities Research Institute
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, April 30, 2018

 

"The First International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Humanities"

 

Location: Seoul, South Korea (Chung-Ang University)

Date: August 16, 2018

Contact: aihumanities2018@gmail.com

Meeting URL: http://aihumanities.org/aih2018

 

The First International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Humanities, jointly organized by Chung-Ang University Humanities Research Institute, The Korean Association of Speech Communication and The Korean Association for Posthuman Society, will be held at Chung-Ang University, Seoul campus, August 16, 2018.

 

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

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 10:00am
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.

South Asian Literatures in the World

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:59am
SALA: South Asian Literary Association
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

South Asian Literary Association Annual Conference
January 6-7, 2019
The Wits Hotel, Chicago, IL

You can submit your abstracts online here.

Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy Special Issue on Archives

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:30am
Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 15, 2018

The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy
Themed Issue: Teaching and Research with Archives

Issue Editors:
Jojo Karlin, CUNY Graduate Center
Stephen Klein, Digital Service Librarian, CUNY Graduate Center
Danica Savonick, CUNY Graduate Center

Medical Humanities in the Middle East

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:09am
Weill Cornell Medicine in Qatar
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

Medical Humanities in the Middle East
Date: November 17, 2018 to November 18, 2018
Location: Doha, Qatar
Deadline for submission: June 1, 2018.

Im/Migrant Passages: Crossing Visual, Spatial and Textual Boundaries

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:09am
Amy Barlow Brock University
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, April 30, 2018

7th International Conference on

IMAGE & IMAGERY

October 10th & 11th, 2018 Brock University, St. Catharines, ON

Im/Migrant Passages: Crossing Visual, Spatial and Textual Boundaries

Theorizing Zombiism: Toward a Critical Theory Framework

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:08am
University College Dublin, Ireland
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Theorizing Zombiism: Toward a Critical Theory Framework

University College Dublin 

UCD Humanities Institute

25-27 July 2019

 

Immortality and Memory

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:08am
University of Wolverhampton
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Immortality and Memory

A Postgraduate Conference organised by the Postgraduate Memory Network hosted by the University of Wolverhampton, UK  

Thursday 14 June  2018

Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Sebastian Groes (Wolverhampton) and Nick Lavery (Roehampton)

War / After War: Memory, Fear, Indifference

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:06am
Rutgers Nineteenth-Century Workshop
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Nineteenth-Century Workshop 2018

 

War / After War: Memory, Fear, Indifference

 

Rutgers University; New Brunswick, NJ

October 4-5

 

War as memory.  The fear of war.  War as experience.  How does culture mark its relationship to organized violent conflict?  

 

In 2018, Rutgers’ Nineteenth Century Workshop will address the long-lasting effects of war on nineteenth-century literature and culture.  It is a topic we take to be both urgent and of particular scholarly interest to students of the era.

 

Levinas, Displacement & Repair - North American Levinas Society

updated: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:05am
North American Levinas Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, May 11, 2018

Emmanuel Levinas writes extensively about the temptations of knowledge and the seductions of intelligibility and intentional consciousness as they enable a fascination for ontology, power, and war. For nearly 13 years, the North American Levinas Society has worked to preserve and focus this critique through social apertures that privilege questions of historical violence, transgenerational suffering, memory and repair.

Nadine Gordimer: Jump and Other Stories

updated: 
Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 1:19pm
Vanessa Guignery, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, June 30, 2018

Nadine Gordimer, Jump and Other Stories: “the alternative lives I invent”

 

International Conference.

ENS de Lyon

4-5 October 2018

 

Keynote speaker: Professor Rita Barnard, University of Pennsylvania

 

Website : http://vanessaguignery.fr

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