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Indigenous Children's Literature (1/07/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Roxanne Harde / Bookbird: A Journal of International Children's Literature
contact email: 
rharde@ualberta.ca

Bookbird: A Journal of International Children’s Literature invites contributions for a special issue exploring Indigenous Children’s Literature from around the world.

[UPDATE] American Indian Quarterly--books reviewers

full name / name of organization: 
American Indian Quarterly
contact email: 
aiqsubmissions@okstate.edu

American Indian Quarterly (AIQ) is looking for established and new scholars of Native American studies who would like to write book reviews for AIQ.

Field Journal | submissions due October 15th

full name / name of organization: 
Field Journal | A Journal of Socially-Engaged Art Criticism
contact email: 
fieldjournal1@gmail.com

FIELD, a new on-line, peer-reviewed journal devoted to socially engaged art practice, is pleased to solicit critical essays for its inaugural issue.

POP EUROPE? Symposium on Tuesday 2 December 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Wolverhampton Art Gallery
contact email: 
connie.wan@wolverhampton.gov.uk

POP EUROPE? Symposium
CALL FOR PAPERS
Tuesday 2 December 2014
10.30am – 4.30pm
Arena Theatre, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1SE &

Edited Collection - Convention and Contravention: Vexing Gender in Nineteenth-Century American Women’s Writing

full name / name of organization: 
Mary Ellen Iatropoulos
contact email: 
maryiatrop@gmail.com

Call for proposals for edited anthology

Convention and Contravention: Vexing Gender in Nineteenth-Century American Women’s Writing

Editor: Mary Ellen Iatropoulos
CFP Deadline: 9/12/14

NeMLA 2015 - Shakespearean [Re]Visions: Adapting the Bard in 21st-Century Visual Culture - Deadline 9/30/14

full name / name of organization: 
Mary Ellen Iatropoulos
contact email: 
maryiatrop@gmail.com

Shakespearean [Re]Visions: Adapting the Bard in 21st-Century Visual Culture

Call for proposals for NeMLA 2015 panel

Concussions, Commotions, and Other Aesthetic Disorders

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English at the University of Chicago
contact email: 
aestheticdisorders.uchicago@gmail.com

Concussions, Commotions, and Other Aesthetic Disorders
Annual Graduate Conference of the Department of English at the University of Chicago, November 20-21, 2014

Television, Historicity, Theory--SCMS Panel, Montreal 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference March, 2015 Montreal
contact email: 
gellertl@grinnell.edu

Recent publications, such as Amy Villarejo’s _Ethereal Queer: Television, Historicity, Desire_ (Duke, 2014) and Jason Mittell’s _Complex Television: The Poetics of Contemporary Television Storytel

the quint: call for papers DEADLINE: 08/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca

the quint’s twenty fourth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and

Edited Volume on Western Film and Television Abstract Deadline 11/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
ICONOGPRAHY AND ARCHETYPES IN WESTERN FILM AND TELEVISION
contact email: 
smatheson@ucn.ca

Call for Papers

ICONOGPRAHY AND ARCHETYPES IN WESTERN FILM AND TELEVISION

Eds. Sue Matheson and Andrew Patrick Nelson

ICMS: Kalamazoo 2015: Disguise and Incognito: 1000-1500

full name / name of organization: 
James Howard / Emory University
contact email: 
jwhowa2@emory.edu

We invite abstracts for 15-20 minute paper sessions on disguise and incognito for the International Congress on Medieval Studies, May 14-17 2015.

Call for Papers: Chapter on the Military for Edited Collection on the Cultural Influences of Role-Playing Games

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Byers and Francesco Crocco
contact email: 
rpgbook2014@gmail.com

Since its initial publication in 1974, the iconic role-playing game (RPG) Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) has spawned hundreds of other analog and digital RPGs, as well as an entirely new industry and subcul

Malcolm X’s Assassination and Autobiography Fifty Years Later

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2015
contact email: 
j.m.burrell at csuohio.edu

What are the literary legacies of Malcolm X’s life and death? In 1965, after Malcolm X’s life came to an end, The Autobiography of Malcolm X cemented his status as icon.

Journal of Communication & Culture | Issue 19 "Translation, Cosmopolitanism & Resistance"

full name / name of organization: 
CECC - Research Centre for Communication and Culture
contact email: 
sonia.pereira@fch.lisboa.ucp.pt

Theme: Translation, Cosmopolitanism & Resistance
Coordination: Maria Alexandra Lopes
Edition: 19
Deadline for submission of original articles: 31st December 2014

Mobility, Paralysis, and Identity in Dubliners (Abstract deadline 8/8/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Ellen Scheible, Claire Culleton
contact email: 
escheible@bridgew.edu

CFP: Mobility, Paralysis, and Identity in Dubliners

Love Thy Neighbor? - Kalamazoo 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Travis Neel and Richard Godden
contact email: 
neel.30@osu.edu and rick.godden@gmail.com

Whether as a figure of intimate proximity, moral obligation, psychoanalytic anxiety, or a metaphor for a literary history that eschews the genealogical, the medieval neighbor has long lurked on the margins of medieval scholarship.

THE GOOD LIFE AND THE GREATER GOOD IN A GLOBAL CONTEXT

full name / name of organization: 
LAURA SAVU WALKER/ University of South Carolina, Columbia
contact email: 
laura_savu@yahoo.com

Dear colleagues,

CFP Kzoo2015 Mysticism and Materiality

full name / name of organization: 
Magistra: a Journal of Women's Spirituality in History
contact email: 
medmaterialism@gmail.com

50th International Medieval Congress
Kalamazoo, MI
May 15-17, 2015

2nd Global Conference on Fandom: Practices and Participatory Cultures (7-10 November 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fan2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference on Fandom: Practices and Participatory Cultures

Friday 7th November – Sunday 10th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Short Stories for Lit Mag Website - $5.00 Honorarium

full name / name of organization: 
Blank Fiction Literary Magazine
contact email: 
Benjamin@blankfictionmag.com

Blank Fiction is looking to start publishing quality short stories of no more than 2,000 words on our blog. We're looking for quality writing of any genre.

BOOK CHAPTERS on Maya Angelou (Abstracts due NOVEMBER 30, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kendra N. Bryant, Florida A&M University
contact email: 
drknbryant@gmail.com

In light of Maya Angelou’s most recent passing, I am inviting chapter essays that provide 21st century criticisms of Angelou’s autobiographies, creative non-fiction, and poetry—preferably beyond

Messengers from the Stars - Episode III [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies (ULICES)
contact email: 
mensageirosdasestrelas@gmail.com

The first two editions of the Conference Messengers from the Stars (Episode I and II), organized in 2010 and 2012, gained a significant success.

Award for Graduate Student Research on Philip Roth

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Roth Society
contact email: 
gooblarprs@gmail.com

Annual Siegel/McDaniel Award for Graduate Student Research
Sponsored by the Philip Roth Society

Call for Papers: Summer 2014

CFP – Panel on Narrative, Intimacy, and the Sexual Revolution – SEPT 1st.

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of Narrative
contact email: 
eiranne.edgar@gmail.com

CFP – Panel on Narrative, Intimacy, and the Sexual Revolution – SEPT 1st.

2015 International Conference on Narrative – March 5 – 8 2015, Chicago Illinois.

American Prose Poetry: A conference in honor of Mary Caponegro

full name / name of organization: 
University of Udine, Italy
contact email: 
danadaniele@libero.it

Please submit 300-word abstract for twenty-minute arguments. Send your proposals to danadaniele@libero.it by Sept. 30, 2014

Keynote Speakers:

[Update] ASEBL Journal - literature, ethics, and evolution

full name / name of organization: 
ASEBL Journal - St. Francis College (NY)
contact email: 
publisher@ebibliotekos.com

The editors of ASEBL Journal (literature, ethics, and evolution) invite queries for the January 2015 issue - sooner rather than later if possible. Issues are housed on the St.

Jesus/Montreal: The Cinema, the City, and the Sacred (SCMS 3/25-29, proposal deadline 7/31)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies conference 2015
contact email: 
sdesilets@westminstercollege.edu

Jesus/Montreal: The Cinema, the City, and the Sacred

Acta Iassyensia Comparationis No. 15 (1/2015): EROI ŞI ANTIEROI / HEROES AND ANTIHEROES / HÉROS ET ANTIHÉROS

full name / name of organization: 
Acta Iassyensia Comparationis, Department of Comparative Literature of the “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iasi, Romania
contact email: 
anamaria.stefan@uaic.ro

The Editorial Board of Acta Iassyensia Comparationis, a thematic, interdisciplinary biannual e-journal published by the Department of Comparative Literature of the “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University

1st International Graduate Research Symposium on Architectural History: TABULA RASA

full name / name of organization: 
School of Architecture University of Navarra (Pamplona, Spain) in collaboration with the European Architectural History Network (EAHN) and the support of Museum University of Navarra
contact email: 
phdsymposium@unav.es

TABULA RASA. Graduate Research Symposium 2015

Call for Papers

[UPDATE: EXTENDED DEADLINE] American Studies Association of Texas Conference date Nov. 13-15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Texas
contact email: 
asat@shsu.edu

American Studies Association of Texas
58th Annual Conference
Call for Papers

REIMAGINING, REFRAMING, AND REFLECTING AMERICAN STUDIES IN THE 21ST CENTURY

CFP: On Subtitles (SCMS 2015 Montreal, due 8/4)

full name / name of organization: 
Jeffrey Middents
contact email: 
middents@american.edu

Patricia Rozema’s “Desperanto,” the first section of the 1992 omnibus film Montréal vu par/Montreal Sextet, follows Ann, an Anglophone Canadian housewife who just wants to have a good time visi

20th Annual Jewish American and Holocaust Literature Symposium November 9-11 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Holli Levitsky/Jewish American and Holocaust Literature Symposium
contact email: 
hlevitsk@lmu.edu

"Emotions and Nation in late medieval France", 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI (May 14-17, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Charles-Louis Morand Métivier
contact email: 
cmorandm@uvm.edu

Please find underneath a CfP for a panel on « Emotions and Nation in late medieval France » to be held at the 50th International Congress for Medieval Studies at Kalamazoo in May 2015.

CFP+Grant: “Self or No-Self: The Debate about Selflessness and the Sense of Self" Claremont CA Feb. 2015; appl. due 8/31/14

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Religion, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA
contact email: 
ingolf.dalferth@cgu.edu; block.marlene@gmail.com

SCMS 2015 Panel: New Approaches to Marriage, Romance, and Conjugality

full name / name of organization: 
Krupa Shandilya
contact email: 
kshandilya@amherst.edu

Second-wave feminists identified marriage as an oppressive institution that functioned to subjugate women – demanding their obedience and conformity in myriad ways and funneling their labor into hou

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