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Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Los Angeles (co-sponsored by the Institute for the Study of Los Angeles at Occidental College)'

updated: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:34am
Jeremiah Axelrod, Institute for the Study of Los Angeles, Occidental College
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Los Angeles (co-sponsored by the Institute for the Study of Los Angeles at Occidental College)
Presiding Officer: Jeremiah Axelrod, Institute for the Study of Los Angeles, Occidental College, axelrod@oxy.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Young Adult Literature'

updated: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:34am
Taylor D. McCabe, University of California, Irvine
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Young Adult Literature
Presiding Officer: Taylor D. McCabe, University of California, Irvine, mccabet1@uci.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Writing Today '

updated: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:34am
Karin Bauer, McGill University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Writing Today
Presiding Officer: Karin Bauer, McGill University, karin.bauer@mcgill.ca
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Voice Studies'

updated: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:34am
Carole-Anne Tyler, University of California, Riverside
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Voice Studies
Presiding Officer: Carole-Anne Tyler, University of California, Riverside, caroleanne.tyler@ucr.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Vampires'

updated: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:34am
James R. Aubrey, Metropolitan State University of Denver
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Vampires
Presiding Officer: James R. Aubrey, Metropolitan State University of Denver, aubreyj@msudenver.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Prisoner and Wentworth Edited Book

updated: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:34am
Monash University
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, May 21, 2018

We invite proposals for chapters for an edited collection called Wentworth is the New Prisoner (working title), which is developing in the wake of a successful conference of the same name held in Melbourne in April 2018. We already have interest from publishers.

UVA-Wise Medieval/Renaissance, Sept. 13-15, 2018 (Undergrad) (proposals by July 11, 2018)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:33am
Center for Medieval-Renaissance Studies, University of Virginia's College at Wise
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Medieval-Renaissance Conference XXXII
Undergraduate Sessions
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise
September 13-15, 2018

Keynote Address:  “Rivers and Riverscapes in the Early Middle Ages”—Ellen Arnold, Ohio Wesleyan University

The DC Universe

updated: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:33am
Alicia Goodman / Texas Tech University
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The DC Universe

Edited by Douglas Brode, Alicia M. Goodman, and Robert G. Weiner 

The editors of a forthcoming volume are seeking concise essays of around 5,000 words related to any aspect of the DC Universe. We are seeking pieces that are academically sound, but accessible to the general reader. We want a unique collection of original and interpretive essays about the DC Universe that give original insights about all sorts of aspects related to the Universe DC has built since the 1930s. We are also doing a companion volume looking at the Marvel Universe.

The Marvel Universe

updated: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:33am
Alicia Goodman / Texas Tech University
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The Marvel Universe

Edited by Douglas Brode, Alicia M. Goodman, and Robert G. Weiner

The editors of a forthcoming volume are seeking concise essays of around 5,000 words related to any aspect of the Marvel Universe. We are seeking pieces that are academically sound, but accessible to the general reader. We want a unique collection of original and interpretive essays about the Marvel Universe that give original insights about all sorts of aspects related to the Universe Marvel has built since the 1930s. We are also doing a companion volume looking at the DC Universe. 

Sexuality and Technology

updated: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:33am
Dr Rob Fisher / Progressive Connexions
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 8, 2018

Sexuality and Technology
An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Saturday 1st December 2018 - Sunday 2nd December 2018
Vienna, Austria

UPDATE- Re-conceptualizing National Identity (SAMLA, NOV. 2-4)

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 11:03am
Debora Stefani (GCSU)/ SAMLA (Birmingham, AL)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

In her article “Scales of Aggregation: Prenational, Subnational, Transnational,” Wai Chee Dimock asks some important questions “On what scale should we study the transnational? How does it mesh with the scale of the nation-state? How does it act upon the latter-and how is it in turn acted upon as a competing as well as a complementary regime of regulation?” Dimock recognizes that the transnational is in a dialogic relationship with the national. This view, however, seems to invite a vertical interpretation of this relationship.

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Television Studies'

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:33am
Cheryl Edelson, Chaminade University of Honolulu
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Television Studies
Presiding Officer: Cheryl Edelson, Chaminade University of Honolulu, cedelson@chaminade.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Strategies for Directing and Teaching in Short-Term Study Abroad Programs'

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:32am
Kevin Bongiorni, Louisiana State University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Strategies for Directing and Teaching in Short-Term Study Abroad Programs
Presiding Officer: Kevin Bongiorni, Louisiana State University, kbongiorni@lsu.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Spaces of Danger and Opportunity in Grimm's Fairy Tales'

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:32am
Roswitha Burwick, Scripps College
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: 'Into the Woods': Spaces of Danger and Opportunity in Grimm's Fairy Tales
Presiding Officer: Roswitha Burwick, Scripps College, rburwick@scrippscollege.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Science Fiction'

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:32am
Justin Wyble, Chaminade University of Honolulu
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Science Fiction
Presiding Officer: Justin Wyble, Chaminade University of Honolulu, justin.wyble@chaminade.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Rhetorical Approaches to Literature'

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:32am
Kristin Brunnemer, Pierce College
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Rhetorical Approaches to Literature
Presiding Officer: Kristin Brunnemer, Pierce College, kristin_brunnemer@msn.com
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Religion in American Literature'

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:31am
Martin W. Kevorkian, University of Texas, Austin
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Religion in American Literature
Presiding Officer: Martin W. Kevorkian, University of Texas, Austin, mkevorkian@utexas.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'The Personal and the Literary'

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:31am
Brigitte Prutti, University of Washington
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: The Personal and the Literary
Presiding Officer: Brigitte Prutti, University of Washington, triest@uw.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Travel and Literature'

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:31am
Michael Moreno, Green River College
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session:Travel and Literature
Presiding Officer: Michael Moreno, Green River College, mmoreno@greenriver.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Show & Prove Hip Hop Studies Conference

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:28am
UC Riverside Department of Dance in conjunction with the UC Consortium for Black Studies in California
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Show & Prove 2018 Hip Hop Studies Conference

December 7-9, 2018 | Riverside, CA
Keywords:  hustling, response/ability

CALL FOR PAPERS/ PANELS/ PERFORMANCES/ WORkSHOPS**DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS EXTENDED TO MAY 30TH, 2018**

**Deadline Extended** John R. Milton Writers' Conference: This Lonely Frontier: Exploring Boundaries of Space, Identity, and Genre

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:27am
University of South Dakota
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

**Deadline Extended** John R. Milton Writers' Conference: This Lonely Frontier: Exploring Boundaries of Space, Identity, and Genre deadline for submissions: June 1, 2018 full name / name of organization: Leah McCormack / The University of South Dakota contact email: Milton.Conference@usd.edu 

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Poetry and Poetics'

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:27am
Brian Reed, University of Washington
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Poetry and Poetics
Presiding Officer: Brian Reed, University of Washington, bmreed@u.washington.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

CFP: Third Issue of The New Americanist/ Special Feature Section: “Hobgoblins of Fantasy: American Fantasy Fiction in Theory”

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:26am
The New Americanist: A Biannual Peer-Reviewed Journal in Association with the American Studies Center, University of Warsaw
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Call for Papers for the Third Issue of The New Americanist

This is both a general call for papers and a call for a special feature section – “Hobgoblins of Fantasy: American Fantasy Fiction in Theory" – for the third issue of The New Americanist (Fall 2019).

https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/1741929/cfp-third-issue-new-americanist-special-feature-section-

Teaching for the Post-Anthropocene

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:25am
Pacific Ancient Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

This panel seeks papers from scholars working across the disciplines interested in employing interdisciplinary or otherwise innovative methodologies aimed at facilitating teaching and learning about the Anthropocene at all levels.

Fashion as Expression and Activism

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:25am
South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, May 25, 2018

Fashion as Expression and Activism

South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) 2018 Conference

November 2-4, 2018 in Birmingham, AL

Co-Chairs:

Dr. Loretta Clayton, Middle Georgia State University

Dr. Marylaura Papalas, East Carolina University

Comics and Graphic Narratives

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:25am
Pacific Ancient & Modern Language Association (PAMLA; November 9-11, 2018)
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Proposals for individual presentations are invited for the Comics and Graphic Narratives panel at the 2018 meeting of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA). All papers dealing with comics and other graphic narratives will be considered. Papers utilizing media specific analysis, and papers with a strong connection to this year theme of "Acting, Roles, Stages" are highly encouraged. A visual component to the paper/presentation is also encouraged.

This years conference will be held in Bellingham, Washington and is sponsored by Western Washington University. The conference will be held between Friday, November 9, 2018 and Sunday, November 11, 2018.

BayMoot: Breaking Barriers and Crossing Borders

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:25am
Signum University
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, June 21, 2018

BayMoot:

The Inagural California Bay Area Literature and Language Symposium

 

August 18, 2018

Mills College, Oakland, CA

 

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Corey Olsen

Signum University and Mythgard Institute are proud to announce the inaugural 2018 BayMoot, a symposium dedicated to exploring the intersection between culture and speculative fiction on Saturday, August 18, 2018. A mixture of paper presentations and discussion sessions will be offered along with a keynote address by guest of honor Dr. Corey Olsen, “The Tolkien Professor.”

 

International Conference on Anglo-Indian Studies

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:23am
Indian Institute of Technology Madras
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, May 25, 2018

Department of Humanities and Social Sciences,  Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Presents

Second International Conference on Anglo-Indian Studies (2-4 August, 2018)

Theme: “Researching Anglo-Indians in India and the Diaspora”

Concept Note and Call for Papers

Borrowers and Lenders Special Issue: Shakespeare and Gaming

updated: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:16am
Borrowers and Lenders
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

In what game designer Eric Zimmerman calls our 'ludic century', the proliferation of games of all sorts makes them a schema for (re)understanding the modes and habits of cultural production. Indeed, the practices of Shakespearean appropriation are frequently products of playful engagements, whereby the appropriator traverses the text, building virtual or imaginary worlds that interact with the received Shakespearean corpus, its margins, and its outliers in creative ways. Moreover, just as play may be likened to appropriation, aspects of Shakespeare games and game development might reflect and/or challenge traditional modes of humanistic inquiry, and adaptive play has the capacity to influence critical reading practices.

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