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British Poetry of World War I, Louisville Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Louisville Conference on Literature & Culture since 1900
contact email: 
rpeterse@mtsu.edu

Since 2014 is the centenary of the start of World War I, I am seeking abstracts for a possible panel on war poetry for the 2015 Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900 in Louisville

[UPDATED DEADLINE] Essays for a collection on Rock and Religion

full name / name of organization: 
Alex DiBlasi and Robert McParland, PhD.
contact email: 
alexcharlesdiblasi@gmail.com

Call for Proposals: Saints, Sinners, and Seekers: A Collection of Essays on Rock and Religion

EXTENDED PROPOSAL DEADLINE: October 31, 2014

Philip Roth in an Age of Terror; Louisville Conference; Feb 26-28, 2015

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

CFP: Philip Roth in an Age of Terror:

The Beautiful Body and Its Discontents

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA
contact email: 
12sjk2@queensu.ca; 5em18@queensu.ca

The fit body is thus the conspicuous product of the late-capitalist work ethic.

[UPDATE] THE 21ST ANNUAL ACMRS INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE February 5–7, 2015 Scottsdale, AZ

full name / name of organization: 
Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
acmrs@acmrs.org

ACMRS invites session and paper proposals for its annual interdisciplinary conference to be held February 5-7, 2015 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Scottsdale.

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: Film Theory and Aesthetics 2015 Albuquerque, NM, USA

full name / name of organization: 
Jennifer Jenkins/ Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (36th Annual)
contact email: 
jenkinsj@u.arizona.edu

Call for Papers: Film Theory and Aesthetics
2015 Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (36th Annual)
Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture

Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference of Undergraduate Scholarship (MARCUS), 11 Oct 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Sweet Briar College
contact email: 
jhemstreet@sbc.edu

Announcing the 16th Annual Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference of Undergraduate Scholarship (MARCUS) at Sweet Briar College on Saturday, October 11, 2014.

The Uses of Magic in Middle English Literature (Kalamazoo 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Tara Williams
contact email: 
tara.williams@oregonstate.edu

The Uses of Magic in Middle English Literature
50th International Congress on Medieval Studies
Western Michigan University
May 14-17, 2015

This session provides a forum for new work being done on representations of magic in the various genres of Middle English literature.

UPDATE: Reminder CFP: Merchants and Saints at Kalamazoo 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Kelley
contact email: 
edkelley@svsu.edu

There is still space available in this session organized for the next Kalamazoo medieval conference. Please note proposal deadline of September 15:

[UPDATE] The 2nd Biennial Latina/o Literary Theory and Criticism Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Maia Gil'Adi and John Ribo
contact email: 
mgiladi@email.gwu.edu

Conference: The 2nd Biennial Latina/o Literary Theory and Criticism Conference. Latina/o Utopias: Futures, Forms, and the Will of Literature.

Dates: 23-25 April, 2015

¿Queer Brown Futures?: Utopia & Apocalypse in Latina/o Speculative Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Maia Gil'Adi and John Ribo
contact email: 
mgiladi@email.gwu.edu

José Esteban Muñoz’s Cruising Utopia opens with an epigraph from Oscar Wilde: “A map of the world that does not include utopia is not worth glancing at.” For Wilde, utopia is vital because it

Body Imaging and the Body Imaginary: An Interdisciplinary Psychoanalytic Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Emory Psychoanalytic Studies Program
contact email: 
imagingthebodyconf@gmail.com

Body Imaging and the Body Imaginary: An Interdisciplinary Psychoanalytic Conference

To take place at Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia on April 3-4, 2015

Piers Plowman in Seattle 23-26 July 2015

full name / name of organization: 
International Piers Plowman Society
contact email: 
IPPSinSeattle2015@gmail.com

The International Piers Plowman Society announces the Sixth International Piers Plowman Conference, to be held at the University of Washington, Seattle, 23-26 July 2015.

Plant Horror / The Monstrous Vegetal, Edited Collection, due 1/2/2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dawn Keetley and Rita Kurtz
contact email: 
dek7@lehigh.edu and rjk8@lehigh.edu

PLANT HORROR / THE MONSTROUS VEGETAL

Wrath of God: The Cinema of Klaus Kinski

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Edwards UWE
contact email: 
fatherib@aol.com

This is a call for papers, for a new anthology tentatively titled Wrath of God: The films of Klaus Kinski.

The Second Euroacademia International Conference ‘Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities‘

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

Euroacademia cordially invites you to

The Second Euroacademia International Conference
‘Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities’

call for papers Persian Literary Studies Journal, volume 3, issues 4 and 5, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Farideh Pourgiv/ Shiraz University
contact email: 
fpourgiv@rose.shirazu.ac.ir

The editor is currently seeking scholarly articles for the volume 3, issues 3 & 4 of Persian Literary Studies Journal 2014, a joint publication of Shiraz University and Iran Academy of Literary Critic

Edited Collection: Singing Death

full name / name of organization: 
Helen Hickey, Helen Dell/ University of Melbourne, Australia
contact email: 
helenhickey@bigpond.com/helendell@internode.on.net

[Update] The Generative Literature Project

full name / name of organization: 
The Generative Literature Project/Hybrid Pedagogy
contact email: 
theopoliscollege@gmail.com

The Generative Literature Project is calling for the participation of two additional Creative Writing/Digital Writing faculty from campuses across the United States to participate in the creation of a

Languages on Trial: Translation and the Law, NeMLA, 30 April - 3 May, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Oisín Keohane (University of Toronto) and Ian Fleishman (University of Pennsylvania)
contact email: 
oisin.keohane@utoronto.ca -- April 30 - May 3, 2015 Toronto, Ontario

In appealing to the law, one must appeal to language. This raises the question of what kind of appeal to language can be made before the law, and in what ways the law depends on language.

UPDATE: "Race, Gender, and Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century," CFP Deadline: September 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Western Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (WSECS) Conference, February 13-14, 2015, San Luis Obispo, California
contact email: 
RLALLEN@calpoly.edu

We invite submissions from all disciplines exploring any aspect of race, gender, or empire in the late seventeenth through early nineteenth centuries.

CFP Reminder: The New Materialisms - Issue 19, FORUM Postgraduate Journal of Culture & the Arts

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

The role of matter has often been marginalised in much of philosophical thought.

[UPDATE] CFP: Early American Animal Studies, SEA-OIEAHC, Chicago, June 18-21, 2015 (DEADLINE EXTENDED)

full name / name of organization: 
Society of Early Americanists - Omohundro Institute for Early American History and Culture
contact email: 
laurenlafauci@icloud.com

Call for Proposals (DEADLINE EXTENDED):
SEA-ASLE Roundtable in Early American Animal Studies
SEA-OIEAHC Conference, Chicago, June 18-21, 2015

CFP: Paradoxa, "The Futures Industry," 10/01/2014

full name / name of organization: 
Paradoxa
contact email: 
steffenhantke@gmail.com

Paradoxa: Call for Papers: “The Futures Industry”

CFP: "War and Culture," Southwest PCA/ACA, February 11-14, 2015, Albuquerque

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest PCA/ACA
contact email: 
steffenhantke@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

"WAR AND CULTURE"

CFP: "Horror," Southwest PCA/ACA, Albuquerque, February 11-14, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest PCA/ACA
contact email: 
steffenhantke@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

"HORROR"

Kalamazoo Special Session-"Copia Verborum" and "Catalogus Verborum"

full name / name of organization: 
Monika Otter/ Dartmouth College; Yun Ni/ Harvard University
contact email: 
Monika.C.Otter@dartmouth.edu; yni@fas.harvard.edu

“Copia Verborum: Synonymy, Amplification, Lists and Logorrhea”

“Catalogus Verborum: Catalogue, List and the Spilling-over of Learning”

Alice Munro and the Body panel, April 30-May 3, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Alison Arant/ NeMLA
contact email: 
alison.arant@wagner.edu

46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association
April 30 - May 3, 2015
Toronto, Ontario

Alice Munro and the Body

Victorian Bodies, April 10-11, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Victorian Studies Association of Western Canada
contact email: 
martind86@macewan.ca

VICTORIAN BODIES: An International Conference
Hosted by the Victorian Studies Association of Western Canada
The Manteo lakeside resort, Kelowna, British Columbia

Urban Pests, Ecology, and Social Justice (NeMLA 2015, April 30-May 3, Toronto)

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Lambert/NeMLA
contact email: 
mmlamber@andrew.cmu.edu

From the major urban parks of the 19th Century—like Central Park in New York and City Park in New Orleans—to today’s plethora of urban gardens, American city planners and residents have attempte

being | intimate | political, Jean-Luc Nancy

full name / name of organization: 
University of Athens – French Institute of Greece – University of Cyprus – University Bordeaux Montaigne
contact email: 
AthensNancyConference@gmail.com

being | intimate | political, Jean-Luc Nancy

International Conference
Athens, 4-5 March 2015

University of Athens – French Institute of Greece –

[DEADLINE REMINDER] URBAN OUTCASTS IN SOUTH ASIAN LITERATURE

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Madhurima Chakraborty and Dr. Umme Al-wazedi
contact email: 
mchakraborty@colum.edu

DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 1, 2014 (For Abstracts)
Urban Outcasts in South Asian Literature

(Proposed Collection of Essays)

Dealing with Change: Unconventional Reading in Early Modern Europe

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2015
contact email: 
fbattista@gc.cuny.edu

The European continent witnessed widespread transformation between 1500 and 1700.

[UPDATE] Motivating Millennials (06/03/14; collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Natalie Mera Ford (Saint Joseph's University) and Christina Rieger (Mercyhurst University)
contact email: 
nford@sju.edu and crieger@mercyhurst.edu

Essays are invited for an edited collection on pedagogical strategies to promote active reading.

Extended deadline for 500-700 word abstracts: Sep. 15th, 2014

Eating Otherwise: An Interdisciplinary Symposium on Food and Culture. 28th February - 1st March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Lancaster University (UK), Department of English and Creative Writing
contact email: 
eatingotherwise.conference@gmail.com

We are pleased to invite 250 word abstract proposals for papers or panels for the two-day interdisciplinary symposium on food and culture titled 'Eating Otherwise'.

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