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MSA 18: Modernism and Failure, November 17-20, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
spasqual@usc.edu

Inspired by examples such as Samuel Beckett’s injunction in Westward Ho to “fail better," Gertrude Stein’s inability to complete her “history of the whole world” in The Making of Americans,

SEMA Oct. 6-8, 2016: Place and Power

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Medieval Association
contact email: 
lwhitnah@utk.edu

SEMA October 6-8, 2016: Place and Power

Call for studies of Migrations and Identity 5/31/2016

full name / name of organization: 
Watchung Review
contact email: 
watchungreview@gmail.com

Watchung Review invites scholarly papers on the theme of migrations and identity.

CFP: Alternative Culture "Industries" (MSA 18 Pasadena)

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
mhannah@uoregon.edu

CFP: Alternative Culture "Industries" (MSA 18 Pasadena)

Media and Colonialism - Call for papers to the Journal on Media and Journalism open until May16

full name / name of organization: 
CIC.Digital Research Center - New University of Lisbon, Portugal
contact email: 
teresa.flores@sapo.pt

Revista Media & Jornalismo
nº 29
Issue about Media and Colonialisms
Edition date: November 2016

Order Out of Chaos: Conflict and Resolution in Medieval Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Carolyn F. Scott / Taiwan Association of Classical, Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
cscott@mail.ncku.edu.tw and tacmrs@mail.nptu.edu.tw

Order Out of Chaos: Conflict and Resolution in Medieval Culture

Representing Cities in Early Modern World

full name / name of organization: 
I-Chun Wang / Taiwan Association of Classical, Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
icwanghsu@hotmail.com

Representing Cities in Early Modern World
for 2017 Renaissance Society of America (30 March-1 April, 2017)
Organizer: I-Chun Wang, Kaohsiung Medical University

CFP: Science, Society & Civilisation

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites submissions from postgraduates, early career researchers and independent researchers on the subject of Science, Society and Civilisation for the eighth edition of HARTS &

[UPDATE] Death in the American City - Abstracts Due April 15

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of American Studies
contact email: 
dcalabre@uwo.ca

This is a renewed call for papers for a special issue of the Canadian Review of American Studies

The 1st Annual Pulp Studies Symposium: Sensational Scholarship

full name / name of organization: 
James Madison University
contact email: 
flotabc@jmu.edu

James Madison University is hosting The 1st Annual Pulp Studies Symposium: Sensational Scholarship. The symposium will be held October 7th and 8th, 2016.

Marxist Literary Group Affiliated Session - SAMLA88

full name / name of organization: 
Marxist Literary Group Affiliated Session at SAMLA88
contact email: 
emmacbaughman@gmail.com

The Marxist Literary Group welcomes a wide range of paper proposals concerning Marxism, but papers addressing the SAMLA 88 theme (Utopia/Dystopia) are especially welcome.

CEDAW and the legality of religious instituions.

full name / name of organization: 
Tapati Bharadwaj/ Lies and Big Feet.
contact email: 
tbharadwaj@yahoo.com

The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) was adopted in 1979 by the UN General Assembly, and can be seen as an international bill of rights for women.

Music and Semiotics: Special Issue of The American Journal of Semiotics (deadline: August 31, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Gilad Elbom
contact email: 
gilad.elbom@gmail.com

The American Journal of Semiotics, a peer-reviewed academic journal, is seeking contributors to a special issue on Music and Semiotics.

IAVC "The Social" 2016

full name / name of organization: 
International Association of Visual Culture
contact email: 
iavcgradforum@gmail.com.

THE SOCIAL is the title of the 4th International Association for Visual Culture Biennial Conference (IAVC2016@Boston).

UPDATE: The Journal of South Texas English Studies Spring 2016-Rebirth Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of South Texas English Studies
contact email: 
southtexasenglishstudies@gmail.com

EXTENDED DEADLINE: April 8, 2016

[UPDATE - DATE CHANGE] Call for Submissions -- Oz Club National Convention

full name / name of organization: 
International Wizard of Oz Club
contact email: 
ryan@ryanbunch.com

The International Wizard of Oz Club welcomes submissions for its National Convention, which will take place in Philadelphia on August 5-7, 2016.

MLA 2017 CFP: "Pound, H.D., and Bryher" (deadline 3/28/16)

full name / name of organization: 
The Ezra Pound Society
contact email: 
sara.dunton@unb.ca

The Ezra Pound Society invites submissions for a guaranteed session, "Pound, H.D. and Bryher," at the Modern Language Assn. Convention, January 5-8, 2017, in Philadelphia, PA.

[UPDATE]: Midwest Modern Language Association, Religion and Literature permanent section, November 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
aschmi48@slu.edu; jason.zirbel@marquette.edu

In keeping with the conference theme “Border States,” the Religion and Literature permanent section invites papers on writers and texts which challenge, question, or reimagine the borderlands betw

SCMLA 2016: Southern Literature (abstracts due March 31)

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mdsursav@central.uh.edu

Submissions are welcomed for this regular session of the SCMLA annual conference to be held in Dallas, TX, November 3-5, 2016.

Heritage in Transition: Scenes of Urban Innovation

full name / name of organization: 
The International Association for the Study of the Culture of Cities (IASCC)/Culture of Cities Centre
contact email: 
info@cultureofcities.com

CALL FOR PAPERS: 4th Annual Conference of The International Association for the Study of the Culture of Cities (IASCC)

Ermoupolis, Syros Greece July 27-29th, 2016

Fifth International Conference on Literary Juvenilia - June 15-17, 2017

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Alabama Centre for British Studies
contact email: 
juvenilia@una.edu

As the cold water gushed forth, filling the mug, I spelled "w-a-t-e-r"
in Helen's free hand…. She dropped the mug and stood as one transfixed. A new light came into her face.

Rivers of Reflection: Know Your Focus In a Changing Current--October 5-7, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Regional Association for Developmental Education
contact email: 
mradeorg@gmail.com

Across the nation, institutions of higher learning are facing radical changes from many angles, whether they be budgetary, curricular, structural, or otherwise.

Call for Papers--Vignettes: Episodic Tales of in the Lives of Strangers

full name / name of organization: 
Farris Lee Francis and Maj. Sylvia C. McPherson Ed.M (Ret)
contact email: 
leefrancis12@gmail.com

Vignettes: Episodic Tales of in the Lives of Strangers

The Postcolonial Turn: Critical Essays on the postcolonial intervention in Literary Genres, approaches and criticism

full name / name of organization: 
Prof. Edward O. Ako, Prof. Blossom N. Fondo
contact email: 
foreverblossom@gmail.com

Postcolonial theory has been engaged in uncovering and castigating the legacies of the colonial contact on the colonized.

Second CFP: Science and Fiction Panel at MMLA 2016 (St. Louis, Nov. 10-13)

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jerrica.ryan@siu.edu

In the spirit of this year’s conference theme of “Border States,” we welcome papers that explore borders—or the blurring of such borders--within Science and Fiction.

Through a Glass Darkly: Utopia/Dystopia and the Avant-garde (Jacksonville, FL, November 4-6, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
cjbartunek@gmail.com

Marxist critics from Adorno to Fredric Jameson have emphasized the revolutionary potential of modernism in its effort to project viable alternatives to capitalism.

American Literature Before 1900- SCMLA November 3-5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jkorsmo1@gsu.edu

The South Central Modern Language Society's regular session for American Literature Before 1900 invites submissions for the 2016 annual conference to be held November 3-5 in Dallas, Texas.

Transnational screens conference: volatility and compounding transnational traffic (15-16 September 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
De Montfort Univerity
contact email: 
monia.acciari@dmu.ac.uk

Accepted Keynote Speakers:

Prof. Dina Iordanova St. Andrews University
Dr. Debora Shaw, University of Portsmouth

BROAD STREET Magazine: interdisciplinary nonfiction magazine reading all year around

full name / name of organization: 
Broad Street Magazine
contact email: 
broadstreetmag@gmail.com

Broad Street is a truly interdisciplinary journal published primarily in print but with a strong web presence.

Call for papers American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d ​

full name / name of organization: 
American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d ​
contact email: 
editor@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Call for papers American Journal of Social Science Studies R&d

submission via website

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/jsss

APPEL A CONTRIBUTIONS/ CALL FOR PAPERS

full name / name of organization: 
Viatica/ Université Blaise Pascal - Clermont Auvergne
contact email: 
Philippe.Antoine@univ-bpclermont.fr

Viatica, revue en ligne consacrée à la littérature des voyages (http://viatica.univ-bpclermont.fr/), recherche pour ses prochains numéros des contributions inédites en français ou en anglais (en

Encyclopedia of Spanish Film: 1975-Present

full name / name of organization: 
Salvador Jimenez Murguia, PhD Akita Internaitonal University
contact email: 
salvador.jimenez.murguia@gmail.com

This volume takes up the topic of Spanish Cinema from the Post-Franco period beginning in 1975 to the present.

Feminine Genius: Women Leadership for a Just and Compassionate Society

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Dharma: International Journal of Religions and Philosophies (ISSN: 0253-7222)
contact email: 
sajucmi@gmail.com

Call for Papers from for 2016
Journal of Dharma
Dharmaram Journal of Religions and Philosophies
Dharmaram Vidya Kshetram, Bengaluru 560029, India
FEMININE GENIUS

Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance

full name / name of organization: 
De La Salle University, Department of Literature
contact email: 
jeremy.dechavez@dlsu.edu.ph

Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance is an international peer-reviewed journal that seeks to publish cutting-edge articles in the areas and intersections of Literary, Cultural,

George Herbert in Paris - 18-21 May 2017

full name / name of organization: 
George Herbert Society and Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3
contact email: 
anne-marie.miller-blaise@univ-paris3.fr

The George Herbert Society announces The Fifth Triennial Conference

George Herbert in Paris

“Bee Covetous, then, of all good which you see in Frenchmen”

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