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Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Adaptation Studies'

updated: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:23pm
Yolanda Doub, California State University, Fresno
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Adaptation Studies
Presiding Officer: Yolanda Doub, California State University, Fresno, ydoub@mail.fresnostate.edu
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'British Literature and Culture: 20th and 21st Century'

updated: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:23pm
Beth Ptalis Hough, Independent Scholar
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: British Literature and Culture: 20th and 21st Century
Presiding Officer: Beth Ptalis Hough, Independent Scholar, beth.ptalis@gmail.com
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Bible Dramatized'

updated: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:23pm
Leonard Koff, University of California, Los Angeles
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Bible Dramatized
Presiding Officer: Leonard Koff, University of California, Los Angeles, ljkoff@aol.com
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

116th Annual Conference PAMLA Conference at Western Washington University: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

updated: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:23pm
Craig Svonkin, Metropolitan State University of Denver
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

The 2018 PAMLA Conference is being held over the November 9-11 weekend, at lovely Western Washington University in idyllic Bellingham, Washington. Do consider joining us, as Bellingham is a lovely and inviting town in northwestern Washington, and the conference itself is sure to be a wonderful, friendly experience.

Graduate Student conference in Comparative Literature, Crossroads VI: Conflicts, Contrasts, and Contradictions

updated: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:23pm
UMass Amhesrt
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 15, 2018

Crossroads VI: Conflicts, Contrasts, and Contradictions
September 28-30, 2018
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Call for Papers

Conflict: a “competitive or opposing action of incompatibles,” also “the opposition of persons or forces that gives rise to the dramatic action in … fiction” (Merriam Webster);

Contrast: a “juxtaposition of dissimilar elements,” (Merriam Webster) also, in the medical context, a solution of iodine, barium-sulphate or gadolinium, rendering visible that which is otherwise transparent: thus, bringing things to light through negativity;

“Seeing Trauma in Early Modern Drama”: a panel proposal for the Pacific Northwest Renaissance Society conference (October 18th-20th, 2018 in Vancouver, BC).

updated: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:22pm
Independently organized panel proposal for the Pacific Northwest Renaissance Society annual conference
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Please see the following link for the conference cfp: http://www.pnrs.org/conference.html The conference theme is “Renaissance Perspectives: Lens, frames, optics, focus, proportion; points of view, sightlines, stages, visions, spectacle; theoretical, historical, philosophical perspectives; subjectivity, objectification, the gaze; world views, macrocosms and microcosms; illusions, insights, shifts, representations; and more…”

 Dr. Samantha Dressel (Chapman University and University of California, Irvine) and Alexander Cosh (University of British Columbia) seek a third presenter for this panel proposal. Our current papers are:

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference CFP, 'Auteurial (self)-enactment in Contemporary Literature, Film, and Culture'

updated: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:22pm
Andrea Gogrof, Western Washington University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference

Friday, November 9, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

Conference theme: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

Session: Auteurial (self)-enactment in Contemporary Literature, Film, and Culture
Presiding Officer: Andrea Gogrof, Western Washington University, agogrof@gmail.com
Proposal Due Date: May 30, 2018 - submit via PAMLA website, http://pamla.org/2018/topic-areas

Panel description:

Times and movements of the image

updated: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:22pm
Caldas da Rainha School of Arts and Design, Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPLeiria-ESAD.CR), and Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 15, 2018

Times and movements of the image

International Conference

Caldas da Rainha and Lisbon, 15 and 16 November 2018

 

Two-day international seminar "Secrecy and community in contemporary narrative in English"

updated: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 6:43am
Research Project “Secrecy and Community in Contemporary Narrative in English
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Secrecy and community in contemporary narrative in English

University of Granada, Spain

4th-5th October, 2018

Organized by the Research Project “Secrecy and Community in Contemporary Narrative in English” (ref. FFI2016-75589-P), funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness

BODIES ON THE MARGINS: WOMEN WRITERS/ARTISTS AND THE BODY AS RESISTANCE

updated: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 3:12pm
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

 

SOUTH ATLANTIC MODERN LANGUAGE ASSOCIATION

November 2-4, 2018

Birmingham, Alabama

 

This panel invites submissions that think about the way women writers and artists nationally and globally have confronted the political and legal regulation of women’s bodies, and the way the body itself can subsequently become an important site of socio-political resistance. Paper proposals may consider (but are not limited to) regulatory measures in the areas of reproduction, sexual expression, beauty culture, body modification/transformation, and miscegenation/relational body politics.

Proposals focusing on transnational, multiethnic, and multicultural women writers and artists are especially welcome.

Reading, Teaching, and Theorizing Caribbean Texts

updated: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 12:12pm
Jeanne Jegousso (Louisiana State University) and Emily O'Dell (Louisiana State University)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

Call for Submissions for an edited volume. 

Timeline:

Abstract (French or English) due: June 1st, 2018

General: 

Situations: Cultural Studies in the Asian Context, A Biannual Peer-Reviewed Scopus Journal

updated: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 10:24am
Situations: Cultural Studies in the Asian Context/ Yonsei University
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 15, 2018

 

Situations: Cultural Studies in the Asian Context

A Biannual Peer-Reviewed Scopus Journal

We are currently accepting essay-length manuscripts and substantial book reviews dealing with the full range of issues and perspectives of cultural studies in Asia for our September 2018 issue.

“Watching Television Series, Writing Criticism”

updated: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:15am
Aniki / ed. Sérgio Dias Branco and Elliott Logan
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, June 30, 2018

http://aim.org.pt/ojs/index.php/revista/announcement/view/38  This thematic dossier focuses on the critical appreciation of particular television series, while also examining the distinctive practice of writing television criticism. Our understanding of television criticism echoes that of Alex Clayton and Andrew Klevan in their edited volume The Language and Style of Film Criticism (Routledge, 2011). It is a form of writing that addresses television series “as potential achievements and wishes to convey their distinctiveness and quality (or lack of it)” (Clayton and Klevan 1).

Call for Proposals: Navigating the Betweens of Irish Studies

updated: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:14am
ACIS Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference at Villanova University, Center for Irish Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, August 20, 2018

Villanova University’s Center for Irish Studies will host the 2018 Mid-Atlantic American

Conference for Irish Studies on November 8-10, 2018 at Villanova University, outside
Philadelphia. We welcome paper and panel proposals on areas spanning the field but encourage
attention to the conference theme.

The Beatles' "White Album": A 50th-Anniversary Symposium

updated: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:14am
Monmouth University
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, July 2, 2018

Conference Theme: "Producing an Enigma for the Ages"
November 8-11, 2018

Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ

You are cordially invited to submit abstracts and/or panel suggestions for an international scholarly conference devoted to the life, work, and influence of the Beatles, particularly in relation to their legendary album The Beatles (1968), popularized as The White Album. To submit an abstract, please go to https://cmt3.research.microsoft.com/BWAIS2018, and click on the abstract link. Abstracts should be 150-250 words in length to ensure full consideration.

Auscultations | Occultations, Listening to the Occult

updated: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:13am
Tuning Speculation VI
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

Due June 1, 2018

Tuning Speculation VI: Auscultations | Occultations, Listening to the Occult

http://www.theocculture.net/ts6-auscultations-occultations-listening-to-...

Keynote Speakers: Jayna Brown (Pratt) and Joyelle McSweeney (Notre Dame) 

November 2 - 4 2018 at The Back Door, 207 S. College Ave, Bloomington IN 47404

Critical Theories of Education Conference

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:13am
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018

Critical Theories of Education (CTE) 2018

Critical theories have traditionally problematized the current and past states of our educational institutions. For this year’s conference, however, we ask participants to explore the potential future(s) of educational theory and practice.

What can critical theories tell us about the future of education?

Papers, panels, and workshops addressing any of the following are welcome:

Critical pedagogy, history of education, education and social change, movement pedagogy, philosophy of education, critical theory, Marxist educational research, race and education, gender oppression, or other related themes.

In the name of... Conference on Animal Studies

updated: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:13am
Institute of European Studies, Jagiellonian University in Kraków
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018

In the name of...  

International Interdisciplinary

Conference on Animal Studies

of BA, MA and PhD students

 Kraków, 25-26 October 2018

 

We speak in the name of animals. We kill in the name of pleasure. We think in the name of animals. We subdue the earth in the name of gods. We make them suffer in the name of science. We fight in the name of animals. We abuse in the name of profit. Therefore, we organize a conference - to think, to discuss, to exchange.    

Suggested topics:

- representation of non-human animals in literature, film, music and art;

Queer Literature, Film, and Theory (PAMLA)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:10am
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Queer Literature, Film, and Theory  

Refusing to define the boundaries of queer theory, Lauren Berlant and Michael Warner argued in 1995 that it “cannot be assimilated to a single discourse, let alone a propositional program.” In the years since, queer theory has, if anything, become more varied in its methods, its approaches, and its objects. What has persisted is a resistance to assimilation, and a refusal to be pinned down, delimited, or reduced to an abstraction.

AIDS. Remains (essays for a special issue of New Centennial Review)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 1:01pm
Richard Block, University of Washington
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

AIDS: Remains

 

Seeking essays for a future issue of New Centennial Review.

 

What is left of the AIDS crisis? What remains of the urgency with which critical discourses once contested dominant understandings of “AIDS”? In the first decades of the crisis, vital struggles over the meanings, definitions and representations of AIDS sought to unite cultural analysis with cultural activism. What remains now of such struggles? Has contestation become consensus?

           

Queer Futurity (MSA Columbus)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:45am
Victoria Chandler
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, April 20, 2018

Queer Futurity (MSA Columbus)

CFP, 2018 Modernist Studies Association conference (“Graphic Modernisms”)

Panel proposal for MSA Columbus, November 8-11 2018

 

Conference on Sermon Studies: "Space, Place, Context"

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:43am
Center for Sermon Studies, Marshall university
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018

The Center for Sermon Studies at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia announces its second annual Conference on Sermon Studies, to be held October 11-14, 2018, in Montreal, Quebec.

The conference is multidisciplinary and interfaith. The organizers’ goal is to bring scholars, practitioners, and interested laypersons together to discuss sermon texts and the art of preaching from a variety of academic and religious perspectives.

The theme for 2018 is “Space, Place, Context.” Topics related to the theme might include

Southeast Asian Media Studies (journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:42am
Southeast Asian Media Studies Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Southeast Asian Media Studies
October 2018, Vol. 1, No. 1
December 2018, Vol. 1, No. 2

SPECIAL FOCUS
Explorations in Southeast Asian Media Studies: Theories, Trajectories, and Futures

Afrographics: Visual Cultures of Black Modernism (MSA Columbus)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:41am
Kelly Hanson and Savannah Hall
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Afrographics: Visual Cultures of Black Modernism (MSA Columbus)

CFP, 2018 Modernist Studies Association conference (“Graphic Modernisms”)

Panel proposal for MSA Columbus, November 8-11 2018

Hong Kong Studies—Call for Papers (Issue 3)—Special Section on Orientalism Forty Years on; and General Research Papers

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:41am
Hong Kong Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 15, 2018

HONG KONG STUDIES—Issue 3 (Spring 2019) Call for Papers—Special Section on Orientalism Forty Years on; and General Research Papers

The first bilingual and interdisciplinary academic journal on Hong Kong, Hong Kong Studies (Chinese University Press), is now accepting articles for Issue 3 (scheduled for publication in Spring 2019), which will comprise both general research articles on Hong Kong and a special section on Edward Said’s Orientalism.

Why Writing Matters: Articulating the Value of Writing to Students, Administrators, and Faculty from Across the Disciplines

updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:40am
SUNY Council on Writing
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 1, 2018

SUNY Council on Writing Conference (CoW) 2018

Call for Proposals

 

Theme: Why Writing Matters: Articulating the Value of Writing to Students, Administrators, and Faculty From Across the Disciplines

Dates: Friday, October 19 and Saturday, October 20, 2018

Location: Farmingdale State College, Farmingdale, NY

Submission Deadline: June 1, 2018

 

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