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Modernist Personage: Lower Case “i,” Language, Race, and Cummings’ Cultural Aesthetics (deadline 9/10/14; Louisville 2/26-28/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Gillian Huang-Tiller / E. E. Cummings Society
contact email: 
gch7u@uvawise.edu

The E. E.

Genre-Bending in Lawman's Brut (9/15; Kalamazoo 5/14-17, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Kenneth Tiller / International Lawman's Brut Society
contact email: 
kjt9t@uvawise.edu

Since its publication in 1847 by Sir Frederic Madden, Lawman's Brut has challenged scholars with the question of genre, as various studies have tried to categorize it as a “chronicle,” “epic,”

[UPDATE] Extension of deadline for submission of abstracts for book chapter (Representing the Feminine)

full name / name of organization: 
Universiti Brunei Darussalam
contact email: 
kathrina.daud@ubd.edu.bn

The editors of this book are extending the deadline for submission of abstracts for a book chapter to the 15th of August 2015.

CFP

Call for Paper - Global Journal of English Language and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Global Journal of English Language and Literature
contact email: 
globaljournalell@gmail.com

Papers are invited for the Volume 2, Issue 3 of the Global Journal of English Language and Literature (ISSN 2320-4397) to be published in August 2014. The forthcoming issue will be an Open Issue.

Bodies of Bondage: Environments in Women’s Neo-Captivity Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of American Women Writers (SSAWW)
contact email: 
andersonwires@gmail.com

Proposed Panel for SSAWW's Triennial Conference (Philadelphia, PA, November 4-8, 2015). Theme: Liminal Spaces, Hybrid Lives

NeMLA 2015: Imposture and Self-Making in American Literature, 1850-1950

full name / name of organization: 
Lara Hubel and Min Young Kim / SUNY at Buffalo
contact email: 
larahube@buffalo.edu, mkim24@buffalo.edu

U.S. literature and culture, at least since Franklin, have been perpetually preoccupied with mythologies of both the self-made man and confidence-man.

The Coming of Age of LGBTQ Studies: Past, Present, and Future Directions (San Diego State University, April 17-18, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
SDSU LGBTQ Research Consortium
contact email: 
lgbtqrc@mail.sdsu.edu

The 13th International F. Scott Fitzgerald Society Conference, July 4-11th, 2015, "Gaelicly yours, Scott Fitzgerald"

full name / name of organization: 
The F. Scott Fitzgerald Society
contact email: 
danderson@georgiasouthern.edu



Gaelicly yours, Scott Fitzgerald
The 13th International F. Scott Fitzgerald Society Conference:
July 4-11th, 2015 in Dublin and Waterford, Ireland


2nd Biennial Graduate Conference on Iranian Studies - CFP ends: 15 November 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Symposia Iranica
contact email: 
info@symposia-iranica.com

CALL FOR PAPERS | SYMPOSIA IRANICA
SECOND BIENNIAL IRANIAN STUDIES CONFERENCE

Hosted by the University of Cambridge, 8-9 April 2015

[UPDATE] EXTENDED CFP: Gothic Spaces: Boundaries, Mergence, Liminalities

full name / name of organization: 
Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia
contact email: 
conference@ganza.co.nz

EXTENDED CONFERENCE CFP DEADLINE: 1 August 2014.

The Great War and English Studies December 20-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
contact email: 
chairpersoneddu@gmail.com; engdeptconference@du.ac.bd

The First World War was a truly momentous event. The rest of the 20th century would be shaped by this war and its consequence, the Second World War.

'Material Engagements with the Friends of God in Post-Roman Europe', May 14-17, 2015, Medieval Congress at Western Michigan U

full name / name of organization: 
Friends of the Saints: The Hagiography Workshop
contact email: 
jgates@jjay.cuny.edu

Sponsored by The Friends of the Saints, a hagiography workshop,
Panel theme: 'Material Engagements with the Friends of God in Post-Roman Europe.'

Cities Afloat

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Whitebell and Lisa Vandenbossche/NeMLA
contact email: 
laura.whitebell@rochester.edu or lisa.vandenbossche@rochester.edu

CITIES AFLOAT

46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 30-May 3, 2015
Toronto, Ontario
Hosted by Ryerson University

UPDATED Intellectual Properties, or the Materialities of Communicative Production: Archive, Canon, Clone, Copy--Sept 26-27, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature, University of Minnesota
contact email: 
umnCsclConference@gmail.com

EXTENDED DEADLINE: JULY 20, 2014
Keynote Speakers (Updated): Jane Gaines, Columbia University
Peter Goodrich, Cardozo School of Law

Dates: September 26-27, 2014

Hunger (abstract delivery: 30th Sept 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Altre Modernità, Università degli Studi di Milano)
contact email: 
amonline@unimi.it

The Universal Exposition, which will bring millions of visitors to the city of Milan between 1 May and 31 October 2015, is around the corner.

Lives Welded and Woven: Women Writers and American Arts & Crafts (Deadline: 11.1.14)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of American Women Writers
contact email: 
azibrak@gmail.com

The 2015 Society for the Study of American Women Writers Conference (Philadelphia, PA, November 4-8, 2015)

There and Back Again: Tolkien in 2015, 2nd Annual Conference on Popular Culture and the Deep Past

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at The Ohio State University
contact email: 
cmrs@osu.edu

he Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at the Ohio State University invites abstracts and panel proposals for its second academic conference on Popular Culture and the Deep Past, to be held Fe

Small-Screen Souths: Interrogating the Televisual Archive [Edited Collection]

full name / name of organization: 
Gina Caison, Lisa Hinrichsen, and Stephanie Rountree
contact email: 
smallscreensouths@gmail.com

In recent years, the advent of reality television’s “hicksploitation” alongside the rise of scripted dramatic series such as True Blood and The Walking Dead has seemingly kept the U.S. South as a small-screen spectacle of wonder and exceptionalism. Yet the broader historical archive of televisual representation of the region reveals a more complicated picture

Charles Causley: Influence and Legacy

full name / name of organization: 
Falmouth University, with Charles Causley Trust and Literature Works
contact email: 
kym.martindale@falmouth.ac.uk

One-day symposium to be held at Falmouth University, Saturday 6 December 2014 in conjunction with Charles Causley Trust and Literature Works (South West).

Stephen King Area--National Popular Culture Conference (New Orleans; 4/1/15-4/4/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen King Area-Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
stephenkingpca@gmail.com

The co-chairs of the Stephen King Area—Philip Simpson of Eastern Florida State College and Patrick McAleer of Inver Hills Community College—are soliciting papers, presentations, panels and roundta

(Un)Ruly Catholic Women Religious: Sisters’ Stories: CFP narratives and poetry

full name / name of organization: 
Ana Kothe
contact email: 
anam.kothe@upr.edu

(Un)Ruly Catholic Women Religious: Sisters’ Stories. Jeana DelRosso, Leigh Eicke, and Ana Kothe seek contributions for the third volume in their “Unruly Catholic Women” series.

SATANIC PANIC - Call for submissions - deadline July 25

full name / name of organization: 
Spectacular Optical Publications
contact email: 
bigsmashproductions@gmail.com

Spectacular Optical Publications (www.spectacularoptical.ca) is a small-press publisher of cult film and pop culture books based in Canada. As you may know, Spectacular Optical Book One: KID POWER!

Film Stardom in the 1950s (November 15, 2014; Proposals due August 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kylo-Patrick R. Hart, Dept. of Film, Television and Digital Media, TCU
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

We invite presentation proposals pertaining to any aspect(s) of film stardom in the 1950s, to be featured in a special series of panels at the Analyzing the 1950s: Media, Politics, Culture Conference,

Peer-Reviewers Needed

full name / name of organization: 
Gerry Del Guercio
contact email: 
gerry9301@bell.net

Editor seeks 2-3 peer-reviewers for an upcoming collection of essays on Edgar Allan Poe. The ideal peer-reviewer will have advanced studies in American literature with a particular emphasis on Poe.

Call for Papers: “Broken Narratives”- Graduate Student Conference-Ohio State University-Saturday 11th Oct, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization, Ohio State U
contact email: 
ego.osu@gmail.com

Broken narratives abound in literary and cultural history.

SYNOPTIQUE CFP: RE-VIEWING THE MOVING IMAGE ARCHIVE FOR THE 21st CENTURY

full name / name of organization: 
Synoptique: An Online Journal of Film & Moving Image Studies
contact email: 
editor.synoptique@gmail.com

OUT OF THE DARK STACKS AND INTO THE LIGHT: RE-VIEWING THE MOVING IMAGE ARCHIVE FOR THE 21st CENTURY

OLR volume 37, issue 1: February 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Oxford Literary Review
contact email: 
kamuf@usc.edu

OLR invites submissions for upcoming general issue. Articles are welcome of 6000-7000 words that fit with the journal's general interests.

Circus Book

full name / name of organization: 
Circus Book - Fiction Submissions - August 9 deadline
contact email: 
dylanwinchock@circusbook.org

Circus Book, an online literary journal, is looking for original and compelling prose pieces for its upcoming issues. Open submissions for fiction will continue until August 9, 2014.

Circus Book is not aiming for a single, homogenized aesthetic; we embrace difference and do not intend to limit submissions according to a set of stylistic restrictions. If we are moved by a work, then we will consider publishing it. We therefore accept an eclectic blend of fiction: from gritty to magical, minimal to verbose, conventional to experimental. No genre fiction, please.

Motherhood/Fatherhood and Popular Culture April 1-4, 2015, NEW ORLEANS

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) National Conference
contact email: 
lpodniek@ryerson.ca

I am looking for papers for multiple panels for the PCA/ACA Motherhood/Fatherhood Area on any aspect of motherhood and or fatherhood in popular culture.

Meeting Places: The City as a Space of Cross-cultural Encounter

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool
contact email: 
cleoetic@gmail.com

Across a wide range of disciplines, the city has long provided a critical site for studying the major social, cultural and intellectual developments in any historical era (Simmel 1950, Sennett 1970, H

Ethnicity, Femininity and the History of Music Symposium - October 24

full name / name of organization: 
Garth Institute for Music Research and Performanc
contact email: 
info@garthinstitute.org

CALL-FOR-PAPERS

Trans-Humanities (Ewha Woman's University, Korea)

full name / name of organization: 
Trans-Humanities/ Ewha Institute for the Humanities
contact email: 
Email: trans@ewha.ac.kr; Website: http://eih.ewha.ac.kr

$1,000 (or ₩1,000,000) will be provided for the published paper.

Trans-Humanities (Ewha Woman's University, Korea)

full name / name of organization: 
Trans-Humanities/ Ewha Institute for the Humanities
contact email: 
Email: trans@ewha.ac.kr; Website: http://eih.ewha.ac.kr

Trans-Humanities is an academic journal for envisioning the new horizon of the humanities.

Troubling Victorian Masculinities

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
allinl@uoguelph.ca

46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 30-May 3, 2015
Toronto, Ontario
Hosted by Ryerson University

Troubling Victorian Masculinities

Networks of Conspiracy Across Time, Space, and Media

full name / name of organization: 
Perin Gurel/ University of Notre Dame
contact email: 
pgurel@nd.edu

Call for Abstracts for 2015 The Northeast Modern Language Association Convention (Toronto, Ontario, April 30 to May 3 2015).

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