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Mocking Bird Technologies: the Poetics of Parroting, Mimicry, and Other Starling Tropes

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Melanie Holm (holm.melanie@gmail.com) & Chris GoGwilt (gogwilt@fordham.edu)
contact email: 
holm.melanie@gmail.com

Call for papers:

Immigration and Migration

full name / name of organization: 
Edited Volume of Reference Encyclopedia on Contemporary Issues and People of Color by ABC-CLIO/Greenwood
contact email: 
amhuerta@cpp.edu

As part of a five-volume reference encyclopedia examining contemporary issues that people of color experience in the United States, this Call for Papers for Volume 5 focuses on immigration and migrati

Parenthood and Childhood in the Middle Ages

full name / name of organization: 
Phoebe C. Linton & Rachel Delman, University of Edinburgh & Oxford
contact email: 
phoebe.linton@ed.ac.uk

Keynote Speakers:
Dr Rachel Moss (Oxford) &
Dr Sarah Dunnigan (Edinburgh)

Edited Collection on the Use of Popular Culture in Medical and Health Education - November 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Medical Education Research and Quality Unit - Monash University
contact email: 
med-merq.submissions@monash.edu

CALL FOR CHAPTERS: Edited Collection on the Use of Popular Culture in
Medical and Health Education.

CFP deadline May 15, 2015: PAMLA special session “Teaching French and Francophone Culture, Literature, and Language Through Film

full name / name of organization: 
Marion Geiger
contact email: 
mgeiger@csusm.edu

Call for Papers: deadline May 15, 2015
PAMLA - Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
113th Annual Conference - Portland, Oregon,
Friday, Nov 6 – Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015

[UPDATE] Pedagogical Journal Pupil: The Remix Edition Deadline EXTENDED to May 1st!

full name / name of organization: 
Teaching Writing Club, California State University, Fullerton
contact email: 
pupil.csuf@gmail.com

California State University, Fullerton’s Teaching Writing Club is now accepting submissions for our fourth volume of Pupil!

Call For Papers: Summer 2015 Issue of Agasia (Deadline: June 15th)

full name / name of organization: 
Agasia: a Journal of Literary Chatter
contact email: 
agasia@csustan.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Agasia is currently accepting submissions for its Summer 2015 edition.

Books of Blood: a cross-disciplinary investigation into blood as representation, symbol, and text in modern culture

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Sam George
contact email: 
s.george@herts.ac.uk

All humans ‘are books of blood—wherever you open us, we’re red’ (Clive Barker).

CFP: Ethics, Affect, and Empathy panel at PAMLA, Portland OR, Nov. 6-8,2015

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA (Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association). Session organizer: Marilyn Edelstein
contact email: 
medelstein@scu.edu

Soliciting papers for an approved special session at PAMLA--the regional MLA for the West Coast/Pacific region. Proposals, with abstracts, due May 15, 2015. "Ethics and Affect I: Empathy"

The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics, 2016 inaugural issue

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics
contact email: 
submissions@multimodalrhetorics.com

The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics invites scholarly essays for our inaugural issue. Proposed articles can focus on the multisensory aspects of rhetoric and persuasion within:

2015 History and Popular Culture Area of the Midwest Popular Culture Association's annual conference Deadline April 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association / Midwest American Culture Association
contact email: 
Melissa.Sartore@mail.wvu.edu

Call for Papers
History and Popular Culture
2015 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference

Thursday-Sunday, 1- 4 October 2015
Cincinnati, OH

The Intersection of Cartoons, Animation, and Youth Media: A Special Issue of Children's Literature Association Quarterly

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Michael Sommers/ in association with the Children's Literature Association
contact email: 
somme1jm@cmich.edu

-Call For Papers-

The Intersection of Cartoons, Animation, and Youth Media:
A Special Issue of Children's Literature Association Quarterly

Edited by Joseph Michael Sommers

Robert Penn Warren Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Robert Penn Warren Studies at Western Kentucky University
contact email: 
warren.studies@wku.edu

Robert Penn Warren Studies, which publishes critical explorations of the life and works of Robert Penn Warren and his friends, colleagues, and students, invites submissions for the journal’s forthcoming edition. For this issue, we are particularly interested in pieces that address Warren and his associates’ legacy, either through their literary production or in their approach to teaching literature.

Edited Collection - RAD Writing Center Research (July 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Sunny Hawkins/Texas A&M University-Kingsville
contact email: 
sunny.hawkins@tamuk.edu

In their 2012 volume Researching the Writing Center: Towards an Evidence-Based Practice, Rebecca Day Babcock and Terese Thonus remind us that "writing center scholarship is a young field, and the dire

Intermedia Games—Games Inter Media (Video Games & Intermediality; abstract deadline June 30, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Fuchs & Jeff Thoss
contact email: 
videogames@fuchsmichael.net

In their book on 'understanding new media,' Jay David Bolter and Richard Grusin convincingly argue that "all mediation is remediation," since "[o]ur culture conceives of each medium" on the basis of h

2015 Art History and Visual Culture Area of the Midwest Popular Culture Association's annual conference Deadline April 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association
contact email: 
cortneybarko@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Art History and Visual Culture Area
2015 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference

Thursday-Sunday, 1- 4 October 2015
Cincinnati, OH

2016 Southeastern Writing Center Association (SWCA)-February 18-20

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Writing Center Association (SWCA)
contact email: 
RENDLEMAN_ELIOT@COLUMBUSSTATE.EDU

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Southeastern Writing Center Association (SWCA)-Writing Center Inclusivity-February 18-20, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Writing Center Association (SWCA)
contact email: 
RENDLEMAN_ELIOT@COLUMBUSSTATE.EDU

In Gender Trouble, Judith Butler warns, “The theories of feminist identity that elaborate predicates of color, sexuality, ethnicity, class, and able-bodiedness invariably close with an embarrassed

British Popular Culture--10/1-4/15

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association
contact email: 
spetrovic@okwu.edu

The 2015 Midwest Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association conference will be held at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza from Thursday-Sunday, October 1-4.

Call for Book Chapter Proposals, “Would That They Had Eyes To See”: Essays on HBO’s True Detective

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Wysocki / Flagler College
contact email: 
mwysocki@flagler.edu

Call for Book Chapter Proposals, “Would That They Had Eyes To See”: Essays on HBO’s True Detective

Edited Collection / Rethinking Globalization and Spatial Scale [Abstracts: May 29, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
North Carolina State University
contact email: 
globalspatialscale.collection@gmail.com

Edited Collection: Rethinking Globalization and Spatial Scale
Abstracts due by May 29, 2015

We are seeking essays for an edited collection titled Rethinking Globalization and Spatial Scale. The goal of the volume is to bring together interdisciplinary research on globalization spanning the humanities and social sciences that foregrounds theoretical and methodological conceptualizations of scale—how people, capital, goods, material infrastructure, ideas, and power aggregate along or slide among different degrees or levels of attachment, from personal to local to national to transnational.

Call for Papers (Open, Non-Thematic Issue) - Submission deadline: June 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation
contact email: 
sic.journal.contact@gmail.com

Call for Papers
(Open, Non-Thematic Issue)

[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation invites submissions for the upcoming 11th issue. We accept:

MODERNIST DISASSOCIATIONS, MSA17, Deadline April 15/15

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
asd323@nyu.edu

Characterized by avant-garde alliances, collectives, salons, magazines, manifestos, mergers and ruptures, the modernisms of the first half of the 20th century were an associative affair.

Book on The Languages of Religion. Abstracts by 30 April. Papers by July, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Book he Languages of Religion. Proposed publisher Routledge
contact email: 
sipram@yahoo.com

This is a call for papers to complete a proposed book that is due for sumission. We are looking for a few essays that will cover Europe, North and South America.

Exploring Moral Interfaces: Private Worlds and Public Systems - An International Conference, 7th to 9th October 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The English and Foreign Languages University, India.
contact email: 
prakashkona@gmail.com ; publicprivateconference@gmail.com

“Everyone deserves a private life,” says the female protagonist in the 1994 movie, Three Colors: Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski.

Words Words Words: The Future of Literary Writing - An International Conference, 25-27 November 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The English and Foreign Languages University, India.
contact email: 
literarywritingconference@gmail.com

One of the primary objectives of this conference is to investigate the question of whether something like “literary writing” exists at all.

Gay, Lesbian & Transgender Literature, 5/15/15

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
s.mcwilliams@pdx.edu

The Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) is hosting its 2015 conference in Portland OR. The Call for Papers is available at this link: http://www.pamla.org/2015/topic-areas

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies Call for Papers (June 2015 Issue) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926)
contact email: 
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

The International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926) invites original, unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of humanities, anthropology, business

Ethics/Affect PAMLA Portland 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient/Modern Language Association
contact email: 
vshinbrot@csus.edu

Romantics, Victorians and early Modernists writers and artists were successively called upon in their respective generations to challenge the social, aesthetic and ethical mores of their time in their

Call for Papers: Dirt and Desire (Special Issue Southern Literary Journal)

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Literary Journal (SLJ), soon to become south: a scholarly journal (Fall 2015)
contact email: 
jacrank@ua,edu

Call for Papers: Dirt and Desire
for a Spring 2016 Special Issue of the Southern Literary Journal (SLJ),
soon to become south: a scholarly journal (Fall 2015)

June 12, 2015 Label Me Latina/o

full name / name of organization: 
Label Me Latina/o
contact email: 
ksanchez@georgian.edu

Label Me Latina/o

CALL FOR SCHOLARLY ESSAYS

(UPDATE) SPECULATION AND FICTION (Deadline 30 April, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Sanglap: Journal of Literary and Cultural Inquiry (Vol 2 Issue 1)
contact email: 
editors@sanglap-journal.in

The term speculation has, among others, two specific strands of meaning: thinking/narrating the realm of the possible and describing a form of economy that borders on the fluctuations in the material

SAMLA 2015 / Special Section: The Novel, Typography, and Graphic Design - Abstracts due 05/15/15

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Languages Association (SAMLA)
contact email: 
michael.griffin@lmc.gatech.edu

“We badly need a new way of thinking about novels that acknowledges their technological reality.

UPDATE: MPCA URBAN STUDIES PANEL

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella/MPCA/ACA
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
Urban Studies
2015 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Thursday-Sunday, 1-4 October 2015
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza

CFP; Monsters, Demons and the Jewish Fantastic (Special issue of Jewish Film & New Media) (Deadline: 1 October, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Mikel J. Koven, University of Worcester
contact email: 
m.koven@worc.ac.uk

Oy! Have We Got a Monster for You!
Monsters, demons and the Jewish Fantastic
Special Issue of Jewish Film & New Media
Guest editor, Mikel J. Koven (University of Worcester)
Autumn 2016

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