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VERGE: STUDIES IN GLOBAL ASIAS - ISSUE 7.1:OPEN ISSUE

updated: 
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 4:44pm
VERGE: STUDIES IN GLOBAL ASIAS
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 1, 2019

This open issue invites essays related to the broader project of Verge: Studiesin Global Asias, which showcases scholarship on “Asian” topics from across the humanities and humanistic social sciences, while recognizing that the changing scope of “Asia” as a concept and method is today an object of vital critical concern. Deeply transnational and transhistorical in scope, Verge emphasizes thematic and conceptual links among the disciplines and regional/area studies formations that address Asia in a variety of particularist (national, subnational, individual) and generalist (national, regional, global) modes.

Call for Papers: Popular Culture at CEA 2020

updated: 
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 4:43pm
College English Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 1, 2019

Call for Papers, Popular Culture at CEA 2020

March 26-28, 2020 | Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Hilton Head Marriott Resort and Spa

The College English Association, a gathering of scholar-teachers in English studies, welcomes proposals for presentations on Popular Culture for our 51st annual conference. Submit your proposal at www.cea-web.org

While we welcome essays pertaining to any area of Popular Culture, we are particularly interested in explorations of “tides” in literature and culture, including rhetorical studies, books, films, digital texts, and other media.

Conference Theme

Deadline Approaching: American Literature at PCA 2020

updated: 
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 4:43pm
Corey Taylor / Popular Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 1, 2019

The American Literature Area of the Popular Culture Association invites submissions for our National Conference, to be held April 15-18, 2020 at the Downtown Marriott in Philadelphia, PA. The deadline for submissions is Friday, November 1, 2019.

Forging Identities: Agency, Voice, and Representation in African American Literature and Beyond

updated: 
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 3:53pm
Howard University Graduate English Student Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 2, 2019

The Howard University Graduate English Student Association’s 5th Annual Conference

Forging Identities: Agency, Voice, and Representation in African American Literature and Beyond

 

Deadline for Submissions: December 2, 2019

Conference Date: March 26 and 27, 2020

Conference Location: The Browsing Room of Founders Library, Howard University

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Keith D. Leonard, Author of Fettered Genius

4th Memory, Melancholy and Nostalgia - International Interdisciplinary Conference

updated: 
Monday, October 14, 2019 - 6:36am
University of Gdansk, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, University of Sao Paulo
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, October 31, 2019

CFP:

   In our modern world, which some have argued to be disjointed while immersing itself ever deeper in crisis, the turning back towards “the olden days” and the ensuing nostalgia constitute a noticeable phenomenon, both individually (the memory of biography) and collectively (the memory of History). Another important – and seemingly also quite noticeable – phenomenon  is the longing for something vague, indefinite or never existent.

Exploring Urban Spaces in Cinema

updated: 
Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 3:43pm
Celluloid, The Film Club, Miranda House
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 30, 2019

About Chalchitra Darpan

Chalchitra Darpan is an upcoming film journal by Celluloid, the Film Club of Miranda House, University of Delhi. The journal is a medium to bridge the gap between film academia and undergraduate research. It aims at encouraging film and media enthusiasts towards analysing the ever-changing field of films.

Editors-in-chief: Giitanjali and Oli Chatterjee

Opening Edition: Urban Spaces

 

Urbanisation and urbanity have brought with them new cultures, artistic avenues and opportunities. The cultural perceptions of a city, its conception, its morality and its decline have become an arena for discussions of modernity, technology, crime, theology, nostalgia and much more.

International Journal of Theology, Philosophy and Science

updated: 
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 11:26am
ijtps- IFIASA
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Call for Papers

IFIASA/2018

 International Journal of Theology Philosophy and Science

http://www.ijtps.com/en/ 

Dear Friends,

CFP. International Journal of Theology, Philosophy and Science/ Vol. 3 No. 5/ NOVEMBER 2019
http://www.ijtps.com/en/

Dear Colleagues,

International Journal of Theology, Philosophy and Science, provides the opportunity to examine the altogether truth-claims found in theology, philosophy, and sciences, as well as the methods found in each discipline and the meanings derived from them.

MLA Approaches to Teaching Bram Stoker's Dracula

updated: 
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 9:56pm
William Thomas McBride/Illinois State University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 1, 2019

I’m considering chapter proposals received by November 1st for MLA’s Approaches to Teaching Bram Stoker's Dracula.  If interested send a proposal/abstract and abbreviated cv along with any questions about the volume in a reply with the Subject Heading Approaches to Teaching Bram Stoker's Dracula to:

 

William Thomas McBride
Department of English
Illinois State University
336 Adlai Ewing Stevenson Hall
Campus Box 4240
Normal, Il 61790-4240

TRAUMA AND NIGHTMARE 3rd International Interdisciplinary Conference in Gdansk, Poland

updated: 
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 4:44am
University of Gdansk, University of Sao PAulo, InMind Support
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 10, 2020

 

CFP:

  “Trauma” and “nightmare” have become the most popular metaphors of evil in our times. The old philosophical discussion about “the nature (or mystery) of Evil” has been replaced by modern (and postmodern) studies on trauma. Nightmare is a more and more frequent phenomenon, and it is being studied by dream and sleep researchers. However, nightmare means not only bad dream – today this term describes also a variety of unpleasant experiences, memories, emotions, so it deserves special attention as an important factor which characterizes human condition.

Abstract Call for Disability Studies Panel at Comparative Drama Conference

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 8:35pm
Comparative Drama Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 1, 2019

44th Annual Comparative Drama Conference

April 2-4, 2020

Orlando, Florida

Deadline: November 1, 2019

 

Disability in Dramatic Texts and Performance

Papers are sought for a special panel series on the subject of disability in dramatic texts and performance. We invite research utilizing Disability Studies in any dramatic period. Panels will showcase discussions on representation, image, symbolism, societal regulation or construction of disability, casting, and depictions of the disabled in playtexts and dramatic performance.

Trauma and repair in the museum

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:21pm
Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 9, 2019

Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society

 

CALL FOR PAPERS: Special issue ‘Trauma and repair in the museum’

 

Special issue editors:

Dr. Alexandra Kokoli, Middlesex University, a.kokoli@mdx.ac.uk

Dr. Maria Walsh, Chelsea College of Arts, UAL, m.walsh@chelsea.arts.ac.uk

 

Body Studies Journal - Call for Papers

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:20pm
bodystudiesjournal.org
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2019

The Body Studies Journal (bodystudiesjournal.org, ISSN 2642-9772), a peer-reviewed, open access journal for the inter-/trans-disciplinary field of Body Studies, welcomes submissions for its second issue.  We are specifically seeking articles that contribute to defining the field of Body Studies.   

Suggested topics include but are not limited to: 

 -Social and Cultural Perspectives of the Body 

-Body image 

-Mental health and the body 

Reminder: Renaissance Conference of Southern California, 64th Annual Conference

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:20pm
Marlin E. Blaine, California State University, Fullerton
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 1, 2019

Renaissance Conference of Southern California

64th Annual Conference

Saturday, 21 March 2020

The Huntington Library and Gardens

Pasadena, CA

PLENARY ROUNDTABLE

Interdisciplinary Research and the Renaissance: How to Do It 

Amy Buono (Art History, Chapman University)

Katherine Powers (Music, California State University, Fullerton)

Martine van Elk (English, California State University, Long Beach)

 

The Production of Space and its Interdisciplinary Study

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:20pm
University of California Merced
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 5, 2020

     

Call for Papers: IH Graduate Conference 2020

Conference Theme:The Production of Space and its Interdisciplinary Study.

 

If space is a product, our knowledge of it must be expected to reproduce and expound the process of production.  The ‘object’ of interest must be expected to shift from things in space to the actual production of space.”

Henri Lefebvre, The Production of Space

 

When: April 3-4, 2020

Where: University of California, Merced

 

Life After the Fall: Ruins in the Literary and Cultural Imaginary

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:20pm
Department of English Thirteenth Graduate Student Conference University of Ottawa
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 13, 2019

Life After the Fall: Ruins in the Literary and Cultural Imaginary Department of English Thirteenth Graduate Student Conference University of Ottawa February 28th- March 1st 2020

 

 

We are most interested in thinking about how ruins might be figured not only as the ending of something, but also as the beginning of something else.

Hannah McGregor, Julie Rak, & Erin Wunker, Refuse: CanLit in Ruins

And on the Pedestal, these words appear: My name is Ozymandias, King of Kings; Look on my Works ye Mighty and despair! Nothing beside remains. Round the decay Of that colossal Wreck, boundless and bare The lone and level sands stretch far away.

Percy Bysshe Shelley, “Ozymandias”

Serialized Storytelling and Soap Opera - PCA 2020

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:20pm
Popular Culture Association Conference - April 2020
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 1, 2019

Soap Operas, a mainstay of popular culture in the US and internationally, are grounded in the serialized nature of their storytelling. While many traditional and long-running network soap operas have declined in viewership or left the airwaves in recent years, serialized storytelling is alive and well in everything from reality television to HBO franchises to primetime and cable series. Video game franchises, webisodes, sports and sports entertainment and advertising campaigns and now even politics and political journalism have harnessed the power and popularity of the serialized form to build and sustain audiences in our increasingly fractured media landscape.

I Intersectional Conference 2020: Incarceration and Society

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:19pm
University of Coimbra
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, October 31, 2019

In his book The Racial Contract (1997), the African American philosopher Charles W. Mills describes how western white supremacy has created a system of unnamed power that carries with it a social and political structure conducive to the full exercise of a racialised State and judicial system, capable of determining, and legislating over, the life and death of the bodies it subjugates. It is in this sense that Whiteness, as an established power system, can determine, in those countries with a history of slavery and colonialism, the hegemony of ‘Whites’ in all spheres of society, in contrast to the imposition of a marginalised and lesser social place upon the racialised bodies of ‘Blacks’, ‘Latinos’ and other non-white minorities.

CFP: Southeast Asian Media Studies (Critical Mass Media Histories in Southeast Asia)

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:19pm
Southeast Asian Media Studies Association
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Southeast Asian Media Studies
Volume 2, Issue 1, April 2020“Critical Mass Media Histories in Southeast Asia”

Editor: Atoy M. Navarro, Thammasat University, Thailand

Deadline: 31 December 2019

OBJECTIVE

This first issue of the second volume of the Southeast Asian Media Studies aims to provide a collection of research articles on Critical Mass Media Histories (CMMHs) in Southeast Asia.

CFP: Southeast Asian Media Studies (Glocalization of Popular Culture in Southeast Asian Media)

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:19pm
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deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2020

CALL FOR PAPERS
Southeast Asian Media Studies
Vol. 2, No.3, December 2020“Glocalization of Popular Culture in Southeast Asian Media”

 

EDITORS

Jeconiah Louis Dreisbach, De La Salle University, Philippines
Alexander J. Klemm, King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology, Ladkrabang, Thailand

OBJECTIVE

Cinema and the City: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:19pm
University of Palermo
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Call for Papers

Cinema and the City: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

 

International Conference

November 29-30, 2019

 

University of Palermo, Department of Architecture, viale delle Scienze

Room 1.3 and 1.4, Main Building

 

Deadline for proposals: November 6, 2019

 

Architecture, psychology and self: Explorations of the space(s) between

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:19pm
University of Suceava, Romania
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, October 1, 2020

The academic journal Messages, Sages and Ages (http://msa.usv.ro/), based at the English Department, University of Suceava, Romania, invites contributions for an issue focusing on (narratives of) architecture, psychology and self.
The theme issue is edited by Dr Stephanie Liddicoat (Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia).

Need Additional Chapter proposals for Routledge Handbook of Vegan Studies

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 8:32am
Western Carolina University
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, October 31, 2019

I am editing the Handbook on Vegan Studies. Handbooks are typically 30-35 chapters, with each chapter being roughly 6000 words. They aim to provide a cutting edge, comprehensive assessment of the field and will be an essential reference title and benchmark publication for the subject. 

I am seeking proposals for chapters for the handbook that reflect knowledge of the field of Vegan Stydies and that build on extant work in the discipline.The proposal has gone through an initial round of posiitive peer review, with all reviewers recommeding publication. At present, the project has 32 committed contributors, and I am seeking absracts for 6 additioanl chapters. These are: 

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