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Modernism and the Anthropocene (edited collection, abstracts due 3/31/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Jon Hegglund (Washington State University) and John McIntyre (University of Prince Edward Island)
contact email: 
hegglund@wsu.edu or jmcintyre@upei.ca

We are seeking 500-word proposals for submissions to a collection of essays exploring the representation of the Anthropocene within modernist literature and culture.

Encyclopedia of World Comics (March 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Frederick Luis Aldama and Christopher González
contact email: 
worldcomics2015@gmail.com

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD COMICS: MANGA, ANIME, TINTIN, AND MORE COMICS FROM AROUND THE GLOBE

ABC-CLIO (Greenwood Press Imprint)

Frederick Luis Aldama (Ohio State University) Editor

UPDATE: Festival of Faith and Music

full name / name of organization: 
Festival of Faith and Music
contact email: 
mmccampbell@leeuniversity.edu

Calvin College’s Festival of Faith & Music is a biennial conference that brings together musicians, journalists, academics, students, and lovers of music and popular culture to discuss diverse forms

ALA 2015: Don DeLillo's Influences/Influence

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
andrew.strombeck@wright.edu

At this point in his career, Don DeLillo occupies a fascinating position in literary history, between modernist experimentation and the after of postmodernism, between the wide cultural changes of the

More-than-Human Worlds of Violence: Section of the European International Studies Association's Annual Convention,23-6 Sept 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Audra Mitchell, University of York
contact email: 
audra.mitchell@york.ac.uk

Violence is almost always framed as a dynamic that arises between human subjects.

[UPDATE] Mentoring for Scholarly Publication at MLA Vancouver, 9–10 January 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Council of Editors of Learned Journals
contact email: 
gmacphee@wcupa.edu

This is an invaluable opportunity for MLA members—especially advanced doctoral candidates and junior faculty—to develop their work for publication by meeting with editors from some of the top jour

‘Animal and Natural Worlds, c. 500-1750: Medieval and Early Modern Interdisciplinary Ecologies’, 3 July 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cavell / Durham University
contact email: 
megan.cavell@durham.ac.uk

Organisers: Megan Cavell (Dept of English Studies), Sarah Semple (Dept of Archaeology) and Andy Wood (Dept of History)

Romantic Orients, 3 July 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Van Midert College, Durham University
contact email: 
romanticorients@gmail.com

The increased global prominence of Asian economies has entailed greater scholarly attention to historic interactions with the East.

[UPDATE] “Voyages” Conference - Spring 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English, CSUN
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

voy•age
/'voi-ij/
noun:
1. a long journey involving travel by sea or in space.
Synonyms: trip, expedition, excursion, tour

CFP Panel on Raymond Carver at the ALA, Boston May 21-24, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
International Raymond Carver Society (IRCS)
contact email: 
ircs@internationalraymondcarversociety.org

THE IRCS WILL BE HOSTING A PANEL AT THE AMERICAN LITERATURE ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE IN BOSTON, MAY 21-24, 2015

Pacific Asia Inquiry - Issue on Women, Gender, Children, and the Family (2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Kelley Bowman / University of Guam
contact email: 
ebowman@uguamlive.uog.edu

I Unibetsedat Guahan | The University of Guam

CALL FOR PAPERS: Pacific Asia Inquiry: Multidisciplinary Perspectives in the Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Volume 6, Fall 2015

Exploring Freedom

full name / name of organization: 
The Arachneed Journal
contact email: 
arnav.anjaria@gmail.com

The Arachneed Journal invites scholarly papers, commentaries, book reviews, interviews, multimedia presentation (audio visual) for its upcoming issue.

Flight

full name / name of organization: 
Jane Eyre Paper
contact email: 
icarson08@student.oprfhs.org

Flight

Pedagogy 24 Times Per Second: Film and Media in the Classroom (Submit by 1/1/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Film Studies Group, University of Florida
contact email: 
film.ufl@gmail

Keynote Speakers and Filmmakers: Lucy Fischer, Francesco Casetti, Phil Solomon

Call for Submissions for the 7th Annual Toronto Group Conference (Mar 14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
The Toronto Group
contact email: 
torontogroupconference@gmail.com

Call for Submissions for the 7th Annual Toronto Group Conference

2015 Karl Barth Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Barth Studies
contact email: 
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The 2015 Annual Karl Barth Conference will take place June 21-24, 2015 at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey.

[UPDATE] SPECULATIVE HUMANITIES: STEAMPUNK TO AFROFUTURISM/OCTAVIA E.BUTLER AND THE "UNEXPECTED"

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Division, Essex County College
contact email: 
wrebecca@essex.edu

SPECULATIVE HUMANITIES: STEAMPUNK TO AFROFUTURISM/OCTAVIA E.BUTLER AND THE "UNEXPECTED"

Consequences of "the Fall": Growth and Decline in Medieval and Early Modern Literary Culture; April 10-11, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill -- English Department
contact email: 
uncenglishgradconference@gmail.com

Consequences of "the Fall": Growth and Decline in Medieval and Early Modern Literary Culture

Flows: Material, Energy, Narrative in the Ecological Humanities (German Studies Association) - Deadline: January 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
GSA Environmental Studies Network
contact email: 
scott.moranda@cortland.edu

Flows: Material, Energy, Narrative in the Ecological Humanities (Sponsored by the GSA Environmental Studies Network)

'In Our Time' Postgraduate Symposium, University of Malta, March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Malta
contact email: 
inourtime2015@um.edu.mt

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, i

Fallen Animals: an interdisciplinary perspective 19th-20th March 2015, University of Aberdeen, Scotland

full name / name of organization: 
Zohar Hadromi-Allouche and Aina Larkin, University of Aberdeen
contact email: 
zohar@abdn.ac.uk, a.larkin@abdn.ac.uk

Following the success of the Fall Narratives project in 2014, this workshop will explore the theme of fallen animals.

#LOL: Literature, Language and Humour

full name / name of organization: 
David Ellis/ University of Wolverhampton UK
contact email: 
david.ellis@wlv.ac.uk

One Day Conference: Call for Papers
University of Wolverhampton (City Campus), Saturday 23 May, 2015.

Keynote Speaker: Professor Christie Davies (Reading University)

CFP AfroEurope@ns Black Cultures and Identities in Europe V, 16 - 19 September 2015, University of Muenster, Germany

full name / name of organization: 
Afroeurope@s: Culturas e Identidades Negras en Europa - Mark Stein, University of Muenster
contact email: 
AfroEuropeans2015@gmail.com

Call for papers and panels
University of Muenster, Germany
16 - 19 September 2015
www.wwu.de/AFROeu2015

UPDATE: EXTENDED DEADLINE Study Day on Order and Disorder in April 21st, 2015, at the ISSH of Jendouba, Tunisia.

full name / name of organization: 
ISSH of Jendouba, Tunisia.
contact email: 
at sou.benarfa@gmail.com

The department of English at the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, invites you to participate in its study day on Order and Disorder.

CFP: After the Good Life - Issue 20, FORUM Postgraduate Journal of Culture & the Arts (Deadline 2 March 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
FORUM: University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Journal of Culture & the Arts
contact email: 
editors@forumjournal.org

In Cruel Optimism (2011), Lauren Berlant asks why we stay “attached to conventional good-life fantasies – say of enduring reciprocity in couples, families, political systems, institutions, markets

Mediascape Features Section Call for Papers Fall 2015: Time

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Cinema and Media Studies
contact email: 
features.mediascape@gmail.com

Mediascape Features Section Call for Papers
Fall 2015: Time

N-Determination and Critical Practices of Resistance [March 12-13, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
University of California - Irvine, Department of Comparative Literature Graduate Students
contact email: 
ndeterminationconference@gmail.com

“N-Determination and Critical Practices of Resistance”
UC Irvine March 12-13 (Thursday and Friday)

[UPDATE] NASSR 2015 - Special Session on "Animal Poetics"

full name / name of organization: 
North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
contact email: 
nassr15@umanitoba.ca

This panel on the relationship between animals and romantic poetry will elicit new perspectives on how animal rights and science bear on poetic form and genre.

Special Session: Animal Poetics

full name / name of organization: 
NASSR 2015 - North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
contact email: 
julie.camarda@gmail.com

This panel on the relationship between animals and romantic poetry will elicit new perspectives on how animal rights and science bear on poetic form and genre.

‘In Our Time’ Postgraduate Symposium [27–28 March, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Malta
contact email: 
inourtime2015@um.edu.mt

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, i

[UPDATE] Contemporary American Poetry and Science Panel for ALA 2015 (Boston, May 21-24)

full name / name of organization: 
Tana Jean Welch / Florida State University College of Medicine
contact email: 
tana.welch@med.fsu.edu

Quantum Metaphors and Fractal Verse: Intersections in Contemporary American Poetry and Science

The Edwidge Danticat Society- The Caribbean Studies Association 40th Annual Conference, May 25-29, 2015 in New Orleans, LA

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Feifer/ Edwidge Danticat Society
contact email: 
mfeife1@lsu.edu

The Caribbean Studies Association 40th Annual Conference will be held May 25-29, 2015 in New Orleans, LA.

Conference on Community Writing, October 16-17, 2015, Boulder, CO -- [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Veronica House / Program for Writing and Rhetoric, University of Colorado Boulder
contact email: 
veronica.house@colorado.edu

Happy holidays, colleagues,

Is "submit a proposal to the Conference on Community Writing in Boulder, CO next October 16-17, 2015" on your holiday to do list? I hope so!

Subjectivity in an Object World

full name / name of organization: 
St. John’s University Humanities Review (Vol. Thirteen, Issue 1/Spring 2015)
contact email: 
sjuhumanities@gmail.com

Publication: St. John’s University Humanities Review (Vol. Thirteen, Issue 1/Spring 2015)

[UPDATE] CFP: Performing Gender in the Middle East

full name / name of organization: 
Gender Forum: An Internet Journal for Gender Studies
contact email: 
gender-forum@uni-koeln.de

Since the Arab Spring the Middle East has undergone numerous changes. The role of women in and post the revolution remains one of the most interesting developments in Middle Eastern nations.

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