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Transnational Romanticism - extended deadline

updated: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:43am
Dr. Agnieszka Gutthy
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 15, 2018

Papers are invited for a volume on Transnational Romanticism. The possible topics may include, but are not limited to

- exile and displacement

- literary responses to various historical or cultural moments of transition or crisis

- translation as a movement of texts across cultural and national boundaries

- Goethe’s concept of Weltliteratur and its modern reinterpretations

- Romantic philosophy and nationalism

- Romantic imagination and the modern world

- social protest in Romantic drama and realist fiction

- Romanticism and popular culture

- Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and the genre of science fiction

(In)visibility: Medical Humanities in Literature, Art, and Theory

updated: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:07am
Boston College
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

2018 Medical Humanities Conference at Boston College - (In)visibility

 

The conference will feature a key note speaker and several student panels. We welcome submissions from undergraduate and graduate students across the northeast. We invite papers or creative works that explore the intersections of medicine with the humanities and/ or social sciences.

While submissions may touch on any aspect of medical humanities, they should relate to the particular themes of this conference: medical theory, literature or art pertaining to the invisibility or visibility of health, illness, and disability.

Separate Spheres and Closed Doors: Recasting Gender and Space

updated: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:06am
GENCAS (Swansea University Centre for Research into Gender, Culture and Society)
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 30, 2017

Separate Spheres & Closed Doors: Recasting Gender and Space

Call for Papers

April 19th-20th 2018

Singleton Abbey, University of Swansea

Queering Care and Cure

updated: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:06am
Queer, Feminist, and Trans Studies Research Cluster/ University of California, Davis
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, February 1, 2018

Queer, Feminist, and Trans Studies Research Cluster University of California, Davis

Title: Queering Care and Cure
Keynote: Dean Spade, and second keynote to be confirmed.

Conference: May 3-4th, 2018
Location: University of California, Davis, in Davis, California Deadline for Submissions: February 1, 2018

Organizer Contact: Alex Fine (akfine@ucdavis.edu) Email: QFT.UCDavis@gmail.com

CFP: Queering Care and Cure

CFP: Flourish and Decay: Exploring Religion in Process

updated: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:05am
Syracuse University Religion Graduate Organization
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, January 20, 2018

The Religion Graduate Organization and the Department of Religion at Syracuse University announce the 2018 Graduate Student Conference Flourish and Decay: Exploring Religion in Process on Friday, April 13th, 2018.

Flour·ish: [flǝriSH] (n., v.) growth and development in a good environment; a gesture or to gesture in such a way that attracts attention.

De·cay: [dǝ͘‘kā] ‘(n., v.) to rot organically or the process of decomposition; to deteriorate; to fall into a state of disrepair. Rotten matter. A gradual decline of quality.

Narratives of Movement and Progress

updated: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:05am
Languages Literatures and Cultures Graduate Student Association (LLCGSA)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 15, 2017

3rd Annual “Cultural Carolina” Graduate Student Conference

Languages, Literatures and Cultures’ Graduate Student Association (LLCGSA)

Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

American Literature Association Conference, May 24-27, 2018 (San Francisco): “Stevens’ Americana”

updated: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:05am
Wallace Stevens Society
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

Robert Frost intended to insult Stevens’ poetry when he called it mere “bric-a-brac,” verses loaded with pretty ornaments of ultimately little concrete value beyond themselves. In the context of American studies, however, “bric-a-brac” (or “Americana,” in our national tradition) often appreciates in critical value over time. This panel proposes to look at items, objects, or elements of Americana in Stevens’ poetry, essays, letters, and/or life. It welcomes presentations that consider the way Stevens uses or abuses American artifacts or lore in his work, as well as those that establish links between Stevens and other writings, cultural products, or ephemera idealized as unique to (or representative of) the American experience.

The 2018 Mid-Atlantic Conference on College Composition and Communication

updated: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:05am
Virginia Commonwealth University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 26, 2018

                                                                                                                   Call for Proposals (2018)

The 2018 Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference

on College Composition and Communication (CCCC):

Theme: Inclusive Composition Practices, Processes, and Pedagogies

Virginia Commonwealth University | Richmond, VA | Friday May 25, 2018

 

Animal Print

updated: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 3:43pm
Concordia English Graduate Colloquium
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

Animal Print

DEADLINE EXTENDED: December 1, 2017

 

[T]o forge another word in the singular, at the same time close but radically foreign, a chimerical word that sounded as though it contravened the laws of the French language, l’animot. 

Jacques Derrida, “The Animal That Therefore I Am (More to Follow),” 409

Reframing Medieval Bodies

updated: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 1:17pm
35th Annual Meeting of the Illinois Medieval Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

Medievalists have long engaged in the study of the body, producing some of the most influential contributions to the “bodily turn” of the 1980s and 1990s. The multidisciplinary conference “Reframing Medieval Bodies” invites reflection on past scholarship in this area and elaboration of new approaches and methods. We invite papers from the full range of disciplines in medieval studies, exploring bodies in their physiological, symbolic, political, economic, and performative capacities. Papers that revisit "the body" in light of bioarchaeological research and the history of medicine are especially welcome, as are papers that engage recent research on disability, gender, and race. 

2018 Mid-America American Studies Association (MAASA) Conference (abstracts by 1/5/18)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 10:15am
Mid-America American Studies Association (MAASA)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 5, 2018

Call for Papers

 

Movement

Migration/Politics/Sport in the Global Midwest

 

Mid-America American Studies Association (MAASA) Conference

Friday and Saturday, April 6-7, 2018

University of Iowa

Iowa City, Iowa

 

UConn Conference on the Teaching of Writing: New Media, New Messages

updated: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 10:09am
University of Connecticut
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 15, 2018

New Media, New Messages
The University of Connecticut First-Year Writing Program’s Thirteenth Annual Conference on the Teaching of Writing

Keynote Speakers:

  • Jason Palmeri, Miami University of Ohio
  • Ben McCorkle, The Ohio State University, Marion

Friday, April 6, 2018
University of Connecticut, Hartford Regional Campus
10 Prospect St., Hartford, CT 06103

The Poetics of the Detail in American Music and Dance

updated: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 10:09am
French American Studies Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 15, 2018

The Poetics of the Detail in American Music and Dance

 

Adeline Chevrier-Bosseau (Université Clermont Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand)

Mathieu Duplay (Université Paris Diderot — Paris 7)

 

From Brontë to Bloomsbury Fifth International Conference: Reassessing Women’s Writing of the 1920s and 1930s

updated: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 9:20am
International Centre for Victorian Women Writers (ICVWW). Canterbury Christ Church University.
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 2, 2018

 

International Centre for Victorian Women Writers (ICVWW)  

From Brontë to Bloomsbury Fifth International Conference:  

 

Reassessing Women’s Writing of the 1920s and 1930s 

 

 

16-17 July 2018

 

Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury, UK 

 

 

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Confusion

updated: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 9:19am
Glossolalia, Yale Divinity School's graduate journal of religion
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

PLEASE NOTE THE EXTENDED DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 21

CFP: FALL 2017 EDITION OF GLOSSOLALIA

Glossolalia, Yale Divinity School’s peer-reviewed graduate journal, is pleased to announce its call for papers for inclusion in the Fall 2017 edition, on the theme of “Confusion.”

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