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FOLLOW-UP TO THE 'INTERMEDIALITY NOW' CONFERENCE: 'THE PICTURESQUE: VISUAL PLEASURE AND INTERMEDIALITY IN-BETWEEN CONTEMPORARY CINEMA, ART AND DIGITAL CULTURE' Conference

updated: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 4:47pm
Sapientia Hungarian University of Transylvania, Romania
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, July 15, 2019

Continuing our series of conferences dedicated to rethinking intermediality in contemporary cinema and visual culture, we propose to initiate a discussion around aspects of intermediality that may unfold from the perspective of the picturesque.

The Scene of the Crime: Place and Meaning in Contemporary Detective Fiction

updated: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 2:23pm
Kathryn Hendrickson / Marquette University
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, September 30, 2019

Please find below the information on this session for NeMLA’s 51st Annual Convention — to be held in Boston, MA on March 5-8, 2020 — 300 word abstracts and brief bios may be submitted by September 30, 2019 by the provided link. Please send any questions to Kathryn Hendrickson [Kathryn.Hendrickson@Marquette.edu].

 

CFP: Special Issue of Pedagogy on Undergraduate Research

updated: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 12:37pm
Kristine Johnson
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, August 15, 2019

Call for Proposals: Special Issue of PedagogyUndergraduate Research as a Future of English StudiesGuest Editors: Kristine Johnson and J. Michael Rifenburg

Call for Chapters: Underworld: Investigating Crime Films from Transnational Perspectives

updated: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 12:35pm
Sarah Delahousse, York College-CUNY
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019

CALL FOR CHAPTERS: UNDERWORLD: INVESTIGATING CRIME FILMS FROM TRANSNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES We are seeking chapters for an edited volume tentatively titled Underworld: Investigating Crime Films from Transnational Perspectives. With its thrilling subject matter and commentary on the consequences of urban and industrial modernization, the crime film holds an abiding fascination for filmmakers and audiences. While the historical lineage of many crime films can be traced to the international popularity of American and British detective novels in the 19th and early 20th century, this book project aims to expand the field of research of crime films into a transnational study of the genre.

CFP: Special Issue on “indigenous experience, indigeneity, language, culture, politics and habitat”, 2019

updated: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 12:28pm
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Submission: Open for the entire year, 2019

For this Special Issue Collection we will accept articles under Continuous Mode of publication throughout the year 2019 and go on building  the collection after review.

Journal url: http://rupkatha.com

Read the Submission Guidelines before submission>>

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HIV/AIDS in the 21st Century: Memorialisation, Representation and Temporality

updated: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 12:26pm
University of Manchester, UK
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, September 30, 2019

Call for Papers: HIV/AIDS in the 21st Century

HIV/AIDS in the 21st Century: Memorialisation, Representation and Temporality

16-17 January, 2020

University of Manchester, UK

Deadline for submissions: Monday, 30 September 2019

As we approach the third decade of the current century and the initial years of the HIV/AIDS epidemic become more deeply confined to the annals of history, scholarly and artistic interest in the virus appears to be thriving.

CFP – ReFocus: The Films of Antouanetta Aggelidi

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Monday, July 1, 2019 - 12:20pm
Dr. Sotiris Petridis and Dr. Penny Bouska, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Call for Chapter Proposals – ReFocus: The Films of Antouanetta Aggelidi

Edited by Sotiris Petridis and Penny Bouska

 

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference Extended Deadline CFP, Fantasy, Horror, and the Supernatural

updated: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 12:18pm
Kate Watt, University of California - Riverside
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS (First-Come, First-Served Extended Deadline Period)

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Thursday, November 14, 2019 to Sunday, November 17, 2019, Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel, San Diego, California

Conference Theme "Send in the Clowns"

Gothic Spaces: Houses, Landscapes, Bodies

updated: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 4:02am
Samantha Landau
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, July 15, 2019

Gothic Spaces: Houses, Landscapes, Bodies

 

Conference Dates: October 19-20, 2019

Conference Venue: The University of Tokyo, Komaba Campus (Tokyo, Japan)

 

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Dara Downey (Trinity College Dublin)

Ruth Franklin (critic/author)

 

The Freak and its Discontents: An Interdisciplinary Conference

updated: 
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 6:27pm
Alex Corey, Jason Marrott & Elisabetta Leopardi / Trinity College Dublin
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, August 15, 2019

‘There’s a quality of legend about freaks. Like a person in a fairy tale who stops you and demands that you answer a riddle. Most people go through life dreading they’ll have a traumatic experience. Freaks were born with their trauma.’ -Diane Arbus

 

General Call for Papers - Fall 2019

updated: 
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 1:33am
Language, Literature, and Interdisciplinary Studies (LLIDS)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, June 30, 2019

Language, Literature, and Interdisciplinary Studies (LLIDS), an open access academic e-journal, invites original and unpublished research papers and book reviews from various interrelated disciplines including, but not limited to, literature, philosophy, psychology, sociology, political science, history, anthropology, law, ecology, environmental science, and economics.

2 CfPs for NeMLA Convention, March 5-8, 2020, Boston, MA

updated: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 9:35am
Kathryn Bastin (Eckerd College) & Erin Myers (Indiana University)
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, September 30, 2019

Dear Colleagues,It is with great pleasure that we announce two sessions for NeMLA’s 51st Annual Convention to be held in Boston, MA on March 5-8, 2020. Please find the CfPs below; abstracts may be submitted by September 30, 2019 via the links provided. Feel free to disseminate this invitation and send any questions to the organizers Erin Myers and Kate Bastin (erin.a.myers@gmail.com and bastink@eckerd.edu). Thank you for your consideration!

 

Vegetative/Meditative States and Other Lessons from Plants in Early Modern Literature and Culture (Seminar)

 

NeMLA 2020 Panel: Reading and Theorizing Rape Culture

updated: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 9:34am
Northeast Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, September 30, 2019

This pre-approved panel seeks scholars to present at the 2020 NeMLA conference (March 5-8 in Boston, MA) on the topic of rape culture.

Panel Description:

Social Media and the (Dis)connected Subject (NeMLA 2020, Boston)

updated: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 9:34am
Social Media and the (Dis)connected Subject / NeMLA 2020
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, September 30, 2019

In a recent investigation replicating findings in many Western nations, Canada’s Globe and Mail analyzed a trove of social media messages to reveal “a movement, energized by the rise of white ethnonationalism in the United States, that aims to upend a decades-old multicultural consensus in this country.”

CFP: Stephen King Area 2020 PCA/ACA Annual National Conferenc--Philadelphia: Wednesday, April 15th-Saturday, April 18th

updated: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 9:31am
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 1, 2019

The co-chairs of the Stephen King Area—Philip Simpson of Eastern Florida State College and Patrick McAleer of Inver Hills Community College—are soliciting papers, presentations, panels and roundtable discussions which cover any aspect of Stephen King’s fiction and film for the Annual National Joint Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference to be held in Philadelphia from April 15th-April 18th 2020.  Papers, presentations, and panels can cover King’s experimentation with medium (e-books, graphic novels, TV series), his more recent fictions, including his Dark Tower series, and anything in between.

Metaphoric Stammers and Embodied Speakers: Cultural, Clinical, and Creative Approaches to Dysfluent Speech

updated: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 9:23am
Journal of Interdisciplinary Voice Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, September 16, 2019

Call for Papers: Journal of Interdisciplinary Voice Studies

Special Issue: Metaphoric Stammers and Embodied Speakers: Cultural, Clinical, and Creative Approaches to Dysfluent Speech

 

Co-editors: Daniel Martin and Maria Stuart

 

This special issue of the Journal of Interdisciplinary Voice Studies explores embodied experiences and cultural constructions of stammering from the interdisciplinary perspectives of literary and cultural analysis, speech therapy, neurological research, and creative practice.

'How Many More?' Literary Responses to 1970 (at 50)

updated: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 9:23am
Northeast Modern Language Association/ Michael Antonucci
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 20, 2019

Nixon’s Secret War in Cambodia, Kent State, the New Haven Nine trial, and the first Earth Day punctuate the seizure of the Mayflower II by members the American Indian Movement at Plymouth, Massachusetts and the extraterrestrial drama of Apollo 13. 1970 reflects a collision of SPACES, and Places. At the same time the year also witnessed the publication of Toni Morrison’s Bluest Eye, Kate Millett’s Sexual Politics, Joan Didion’s Play it Where it Lays, as well as poetry by Michael S.

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

updated: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 9:19am
Haein Park, Biola University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS (First-Come, First-Served Extended Deadline Period)

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Thursday, November 14, 2019 to Sunday, November 17, 2019, Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel, San Diego, California

Conference Theme "Send in the Clowns"

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference Extended Deadline CFP, George Eliot Bicentennial

updated: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 9:19am
Victoria Shinbrot, California State University - Sacramento
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS (First-Come, First-Served Extended Deadline Period)

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Thursday, November 14, 2019 to Sunday, November 17, 2019, Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel, San Diego, California

Conference Theme "Send in the Clowns"

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference Extended Deadline CFP, Digital Arguments: Exploring Concepts and Criticism through Emerging Forms

updated: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 9:18am
Russell McDermott, University of Southern California
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS (First-Come, First-Served Extended Deadline Period)

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Thursday, November 14, 2019 to Sunday, November 17, 2019, Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel, San Diego, California

Conference Theme "Send in the Clowns"

“Philosophy and Aesthetics of Sexuality in Japan” The Polish Journal of Aesthetics No. 55 (4/2019)

updated: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 4:07am
The Polish Journal of Aesthetics
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 21, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS - DEADLINE EXTENTION!!!

“Philosophy and Aesthetics of Sexuality in Japan”

The Polish Journal of Aesthetics No. 55 (4/2019)

Editors:

Timon Screech (SOAS, University of London, United Kingdom)

Gabriela Matusiak (Jagiellonian University, Poland)

NEW Submission deadline: July 21, 2019

Peacocks, Dragons and Winged Lions: The fantastic bestiary of Oriental art, its circulations & reinventions in Europe (18th-20th c.)

updated: 
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 10:36am
CNRS / INHA (Paris)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, September 15, 2019

INHA, PARIS (27-28 MARS 2020)

 

Organising committee:

Vanessa Alayrac-Fielding (université de Lille)

Laurence Chamlou (université de Reims)

Isabelle Gadoin (CNRS, « Thalim » / université de Poitiers)

Invited speaker:

Stacey Pierson (London, SOAS)

 Scientific committee:

Karen Brown (University of St Andrews, Scotland)

Sarga Moussa (Thalim – université Paris Sorbonne Nouvelle)

Nabila Oulebsir (université de Poitiers)

Mildred Galland-Szymkowiak (CNRS, équipe Thalim, UMR 7172)

Evanghelia Stead (université Versailles-St Quentin)

Yusuke Suzumura (Hosei university, Japon)

Victorians Institute Conference 2019: The Nineteenth-Century Gothic

updated: 
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 9:42am
Indu Ohri / Victorians Institute
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 28, 2019

Seeking paper abstracts for the panel “The Nineteenth-Century Gothic” at the Victorians Institute Conference in Charleston, SC, from October 31-November 2, 2019.

The organizer invites submissions that explore the literary features, historical contexts, theoretical approaches, and adaptations/neo-Victorian incarnations of nineteenth-century ghost stories or Gothic topics. Papers related to the Gothic in the conference’s thematic territories of Charleston, Britain, Africa, the Americas, and the Caribbean are especially welcome. Please email your CVs and 250-300-word abstracts to Indu Ohri at io3jc@virginia.edu by Friday, June 28, 2019.

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference Extended Deadline CFP, Romanticism

updated: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 5:58pm
Amanda White, California State Polytechnic University - Pomona
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS (First-Come, First-Served Extended Deadline Period)

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Thursday, November 14, 2019 to Sunday, November 17, 2019, Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel, San Diego, California

Conference Theme "Send in the Clowns"

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

updated: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 5:58pm
Cecile Ruel, Catholic University of America
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS (First-Come, First-Served Extended Deadline Period)

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Thursday, November 14, 2019 to Sunday, November 17, 2019, Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel, San Diego, California

Conference Theme "Send in the Clowns"

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