The 14th International Academy of CIO Annual Conference on September 25th to 27th, 2019 in Taipei, Taiwan is being held at a time of great technology related opportunity and risk. There is opportunity in new product and services that bridge time and space and enable greater access and speed in fields as diverse as government, healthcare, transportation and manufacturing and as part of broad visions such as Japan’s Society 5.0. And there are risks including in the fields of cybersecurity and privacy and also digital divide.
The first annual Popular Culture and Pedagogy Conference (http://popularcultureandpedagogy.org) will take place on November 11th, 2019.
The theme of the conference will be:
Using Popular Culture As A Tool For Engagement
A part of effective teaching is learning from our peers. The goal of The Popular Culture and Pedagogy Conference is to share successes as well as potential teaching practices for other scholars and educators to borrow and learn from while creating a space where we can share feedback, and reflection on how we can employ popular culture in the classroom.
African American and Native American Women Writers
Westin Peachtree Plaza
In a span of ten years Blumhouse has amassed a film library of over 50 films that includes notable horror franchises as Paranormal Activity (2009-2015), The Purge (2013-) and Insidious (2010-), critically lauded films as Split (2017) and Get Out (2017), and box-office sensations as Happy Death Day (2017) and Truth or Dare (2018). The company was also behind a highly-hyped new installment of Halloween (1978-) and an untitled Dee Rees’ horror film focusing on the lives of black lesbians in rural America that is in development.
Journal of Global Studies and Contemporary Art (REG|AC)
Call for Papers
Themed Issue: Indigenous Epistemologies and Artistic Imagination
Guest Editors: Anna Maria Guasch (UB) and Nasheli Jiménez del Val (AGI)
Abstract Submission Deadline: 15 July 2019
Paper Submission Deadline: 31 October 2019
International Graduate Conference 28th-30th October 2019
Università degli Studi di Macerata
The Turning Point
Permanence, resurfacing and dialectics of cultural levels in the text
We now invite proposals for 20 minute-papers or performative presentations (e.g. poster presentations, show-and-tell etc.) for a one-day symposium on the theme“Classroom Acts: performativity, identity and the emergence of new communities in German language teaching.” The event will be held at the Modern Language Centre at King's College London on Saturday 14th September 2019 and is primarily aimed at teachers of German as a Foreign Language in Higher Education and lecturers in German Studies or Theatre Studies. We also invite submissions from researchers and teachers specialising in related fields, provided the topic is transferable to German language teaching and/or German Studies.
The Centre for Translation Technology of The Chinese University of Hong Kong is calling for papers for the Conference “Translation Studies and the Digital Humanities” to be held during 9 - 11 December 2019. For details, please visit conference webpage at http://dh.tra.cuhk.edu.hk/.
The Misogyny Project
Call for Interview Participants
Amy E. Robillard, Professor
Illinois State University
How and to what extent do women experience misogyny in college and university English departments in the United States? What are the effects of these experiences?
The Faculty of Humanities at Akaki Tsereteli State University in Kutaisi, Georgia will host a two-day international multidisciplinary conference "The Humanities in the Age of Globalization". The conference will be held from November 1-2, 2019.
The wide range of subjects that will be covered in the conference include but are not limited to:
· Kartvelian/Georgian Studies
· Literature Studies
· History and Social Sciences
· Archaeology and Cultural Heritage
· Ethnic and Cultural History
· Art and Culture
· Globalization and Intercultural Dialogue
· Middle Eastern Languages and Civilizations
The Editorial Board of ES Review. Spanish Journal of English Studies is pleased to announce its Call for Submissions for Issue 41 (2020).
ES Review. Spanish Journal of English Studies, a refereed scientific journal published yearly by the Department of Filología Inglesa at the University of Valladolid, cordially invites submission of original manuscripts in the form of articles and book reviews dealing with all major areas of English Studies.
T. S. Eliot: A Century Later
deadline for submissions:
October 18, 2019
full name / name of organization:
Michael D. Sollars / Texas Southern University
T. S. Eliot: A Century Later
World Literary Review: Call for Papers
Deadline for abstracts: June 30, 2019
Deadline for mss submissions: October 18, 2019
International Conference on Myths, Archetypes and Symbols:“Models and Alternatives” 28 September 2019 – London, UK
organised byLondon Centre for Interdisciplinary Research
Academic Writing Workshop
13 July 2019 – London, UK
The workshop is designed for students, young scholars and independent researchers who would like to improve their academic writing skills in order to succeed in studies and in career.
It is organised to provide maximum hands-on practice for participants. Each session will include explanations, examples, exercises, and texts to help the participants develop techniques for working productively at different stages of the scholarly writing process.
Memory Studies Summer School
“Memory, Shapes of Time and the Writing of History”
13-18 August 2019 – London, UK
This summer school will cover topics in memory studies, historiographical reflection on narrative, oral history methods, anthropological studies on myth, memory and rituality and cinematic approach to the processes of memory telling.
Structured over a week, the school courses will explore to the following topics:
Developing Digital Skills Workshop
17 August 2019 – London, UK
Digital literacy (digital tool knowledge + critical thinking) is an important set of skills for research. Acquiring it involves mastering several core competencies including, but not limited to:
– Internet searching, hypertextual navigation and content evaluation
– using information in multiple formats from a wide range of sources
– using the Internet as a publishing medium
The deadline for submitting abstracts is extended, the new date is 31st May!
The Centre for Digital Humanities at Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE.DH) calls for abstracts for its second annual conference which will take place in Budapest, 25–27 September 2019 – in collaboration with the COST Action Distant Reading for European Literary History project and the DARIAH Central European Hub. While last year the conference seeked to survey the current state of research in digital humanities in general, this year DH_Budapest_2019 will keep a narrower focus on theories and practices of distant reading.
Al-Kīmīya - Journal of the Faculté de langues et de traduction (FdLT) -Call for Papers for Issue Number 17
The Thematic Section
The theme for the next issue of Al-Kīmīya, the Journal of the Faculté de Langues et de traduction of the Université Saint-Joseph de Beyrouth, is: “Transformation: Translation and languages”.
“Gender, Citizenship and Ethnicity” ConferenceInternational Conference on Gender Studies“Gender, Citizenship and Ethnicity”30 November – 1 December 2019 – Cambridge, UKorganised byLondon Centre for Interdisciplinary ResearchThe conference seeks to explore the past and current status of gender identity around the world, to examine the ways in which society is shaped by gender and to situate gender in relation to the full scope of human affairs. Papers are invited on topics related, but not limited, to:
CFP for Adapting Superman: Essays on the Man of Steel in a Transmedia Context
Deadline for submissions: Aug. 1, 2019
Full name / name of organization:
International Conference on Ecocriticism and Environmental Studies 19 October 2019 – London, UKorganised by London Centre for Interdisciplinary ResearchMultiple environmental crises are increasingly inescapable at both transnational and local levels and the role of the humanities in addition to technology and politics is more and more recognized as central for exploring and finding solutions.
International Conference on London Studies23 November 2019 – London, UKorganised by London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research
Since its beginnings, London has been regarded as the epitome of progress and advancement even in times of profound crisis and discord, exerting the charm of the vast setting that concentrates most, if not all, human experiences. From ancient Londinium to the 21st-century metropolis, the ever expanding urban settlement has emerged as a complex heterogeneous entity forging a particular code of conduct governed by imagination and originality, talent and vision that generate almost endless significations of the self.
Performance, Religion, and Spirituality
Call for Papers for a special issue, vol. 2, no. 2:
Healing and Reconciliation in Performance and Religion
Gender Research Workshop Oxford
8 September 2019 – Oxford, UK
The workshop is designed for students, young scholars and independent researchers with a particular interest related to gender studies. The workshop will allow them to deepen theoretical and methodological knowledge and critical thinking in gender studies.
**Deadline Extended to 14 June 2019**
The People of Print: Printers, Stationers, and Booksellers, c. 1500-1830
Thursday 12th September - Saturday 14th September 2019
Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
Plenary speakers: Dr Lisa Maruca (Wayne State University); Professor James Raven (Cambridge University)
The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy (JITP) seeks
scholarly work that explores the intersection of technology with
teaching, learning, and research. We are interested in contributions
that take advantage of the affordances of digital platforms in creative
ways. We invite both textual and multimedia submissions employing
interdisciplinary and creative approaches in the humanities, sciences,
and social sciences. Besides scholarly papers, the submissions can
consist of audio or visual presentations and interviews, dialogues, or
conversations; creative/artistic works; manifestos; or other scholarly
materials, including work that addresses the labor and care
Call for Papers: Edited Collection on the Food Network Channel
Edited by Emily L. Newman and Emily Witsell
Targeted Fields: Food Studies; Film, Television, and Media Studies; Women and Gender Studies; Queer Studies; Sociology/Anthropology; Popular Culture