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POLITICAL IDENTITIES OF WOMEN: TRAUMA, MOTHERHOOD, AMD EMPOWERMENT IN FEMINIST NARRATIVES

updated: 
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 9:56am
SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language) Conference 2018
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 15, 2018

POLITICAL IDENTITIES OF WOMEN: TRAUMA, MOTHERHOOD, AMD EMPOWERMENT IN FEMINIST NARRATIVES

Themes: Literature, Theater, Feminist Theory, Motherhood, Trauma, Language, Testimony, Memory Studies, Diversity, Race, World Literature, Comparative Studies, Sexuality and Identity Studies

Panel Chairs: Dr. Petra M. Schweitzer, Shenandoah University (pschweit@su.edu); Dr. Casey R. Eriksen, Shenandoah University (ceriksen@su.edu). 

Cinema and Contemporary War

updated: 
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 9:55am
PAMLA special topics
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

PAMLA 116th Annual Conference - Bellingham, Washington
Friday, November 9 - Sunday, November 11, 2018

 

Cinema and Contemporary War

 

Topics of inquiry may include, but are not limited to:

Journal of Flann O'Brien Studies: Special Issue

updated: 
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 9:53am
The International Flann O'Brien Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018

Intersections of Form and Identity

The Parish Review: Journal of Flann O’Brien Studies 4.2

Deconstruction and the Child Children’s literature: anthropomorphism: animality: posthumanism

updated: 
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 9:48am
Oxford Literary Review
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Oxford Literary Review  41.2 (December 2019)  

Deconstruction and the Child

Children’s literature: anthropomorphism: animality: posthumanism. (Timothy Clark and Jennifer Ford)

“The category of “childhood”—as well as the related notions of “children” and “child”— requires a rethinking …” (Spyros Spyrou, Childhood (2017)).

Extended deadline: Magic and Witchcraft on Stage and Screen

updated: 
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 9:46am
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Deadline extended to June 27, 2018

 

Proposals are invited for a Special Session of PAMLA (Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association) 2018, which will meet November 9-11, 2018, in Bellingham, Washington. The conference theme is “Acting, Roles, Stages,” and we will be contributing papers on ways in which magic and witchcraft have been represented dramatically over the centuries.

 

Rethinking 1968 and the Global Sixties

updated: 
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 9:46am
AISNA Graduate Forum
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018

2018 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the protests of 1968, the moment in which several grassroots movements converged in their fights against social injustices and discrimination of race, class, gender, ethnicity, and sexual orientation. From the civil rights movement to the anti-Vietnam War movement, the women’s movement and the environmental movement, the events of the Global Sixties were the culmination of a broad wave of activism that continued into the mid 1970s and beyond. This period was also paramount in reshaping the role of “hyphenated Americans.” Notions of citizenship were expanded and democratic principles and practices re-envisioned, pushed in new directions.

 

August Wilson Journal Call for Papers

updated: 
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 9:35am
August Wilson Society and the University of Pittsburgh
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 31, 2018

 

Call for Papers: August Wilson Journal

         The August Wilson Journal is a peer-reviewed, open-access, online scholarly journal, promoting the study, teaching, and performance of Mr. Wilson’s work.

            The journal invites new scholarship on August Wilson, including biographical research, historical research, literary analysis, and performance studies, as well as interviews, book/performance reviews, audio and video contributions, notes, and current bibliographic information.  All critical approaches are welcome.  Submissions will be judged by acknowledged experts.

Homeschooling and Libraries

updated: 
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 4:38am
Carol Smallwood McFarland
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, July 28, 2018

Homeschooling and Libraries

 

Book Publisher: McFarland

 

Vera Gubnitskaia, co-editor, Library Partnerships with Writers and Poets (McFarland, 2017); public,academic librarian, indexer.

Carol Smallwood, co-editor. Library's Role in Supporting Financial Literacy for Patrons (Rowman & Littlefield, 2016); public library administrator, special, school librarian.

Submission for Harvests of New Millennium" Journal 12th issue

updated: 
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 9:08pm
Cyberwit.net
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 25, 2019

The mission of Cyberwit is to encourage and promote the visual arts and poetry. Cyberwit's Harvests of New Millennium will be divided into three sections: (1) Photos, Paintings and Drawings, (2) Poetry and (3) Biography of Contributing Artists. The Journal will feature poems and artworks by the artists from all over the world. The poems and artwork selected for Harvests of New Millennium will surely compel our admiration.

Guidelines For Contributors

Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Extended Deadline Conference CFP, "Italian"

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 6:21pm
Enrico Vettore / California State University, Long Beach
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Dear Colleagues,

I wanted to let you know that the deadline to submit your abstract to the panel "Italian" has been extended to June 27!

The Italian panel is open to a wide range of papers topics dealing with Italian literature and culture. This year, we are particularly interested in papers that engage with the special conference theme of "Acting, Roles, Stages." For this reason, papers dealing with issues such as acting as art and metaphor, theories of role play and theatricality and conceptions of the world stage and the public audience, in connection to the session's topic of Italian literature and culture are particularly welcome.

East Europe as a Multi-Cultural Space

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 5:10pm
Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 25, 2018

 

Deadline extended 

 till 06/25/2018 

 

October 5-6, 2018

Batumi, Georgia

 

Conference organized by  

 

BATUMI SHOTA RUSTAVELI STATE UNIVERSITY

Co-organizer

 

BATUMI ART TEACHING STATE UNIVERSITY

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Extended Deadline! | 116th Annual Conference PAMLA Conference at Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA: “Acting, Roles, and Stages”

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 2:22pm
Craig Svonkin, Metropolitan State University of Denver
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS: EXTENDED DEADLINE EDITION

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”

CFP: Deadline Extended!! Film & History - All Areas! (7/1/18; 11/7-11/18)

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:41am
Film & History
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

DEADLINE EXTENDED:  JULY 1, 2018

 Citizenship and Sociopathy in Film, Television, and New Media

2018 Film & History Conference

November 7-11

Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor’s Club

Madison, WI (USA)

Re-Collections: Memory, History and Mindspace in Science Fiction

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:36am
Tel-Aviv University
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, September 30, 2018

The Sixth International Symposium on the Poetics of Science Fiction

 

Re-Collections:

Memory, History and Mindspace in Science Fiction

 

Department of English and American Studies

and the Porter School of Cultural Studies,

Tel-Aviv University

17-18 March 2019

 

SHE IS HYSTERICAL. Hysteria, Politics, and Performance Strategies

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:34am
Johanna Braun / UCLA Department of French and Francophone Studies; UCLA Center for European and Russian Studies; UCLA Center for Performance Studies.
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, July 30, 2018

CFP: She is Hysterical (Conference and Publication; University of California, Los Angeles)

Deadline for submissions: July 30, 2018 / Conference: November 1. 2018, UCLA Royce Hall, Room 306 / Publication: Spring 2019

 

SHE IS HYSTERICAL
Hysteria, Politics, and Performance Strategies

2018 ASECS Race and Empire Caucus Graduate Student Essay Prize

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:31am
ASECS Race and Empire Caucus
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018

2018 ASECS Race and Empire Caucus Graduate Student Essay Prize

The Race and Empire Caucus invites submissions for the 2018 ASECS Race and Empire Caucus Graduate Student Essay Prize. The Caucus welcomes essays that are revised versions of papers read at the regional and national conferences of ASECS and its affiliates (including the Society of Early Americanists, Early Caribbean Society, SHARP, NABMSA, etc.) between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018. The prize-winning essay will be considered for publication in the 2018-2019 volume of Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture, and the prize will be awarded at the 2019 ASECS meeting.

Escape and Refuge

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:30am
Ed Demerly / Michigan College English Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 1, 2018

Call for Papers:  Michigan College English Association Conference on Friday, October 12, 2018

 

Themes:  Escape and Refuge

 

Luncheon Speaker:  Ruelaine Stokes, poet & tutor at Lansing Refugee Center

 

Location:  Lansing Community College West Campus, 5708 Cornerstone Dr., Lansing 48917

“The Balfour Declaration”: What centenary

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:29am
University of Algiers2, Department of English
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, September 13, 2018

“The Balfour Declaration”: What centenary

A two - day symposium at the University of Algiers 2

 

Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture, 1900 to present

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:25am
Americana
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 1, 2018

Americana at americanpopularculture.com invites submissions in Media Studies, Cultural Studies, American Studies, and American history -- especially as it pertains to Americana popular culture, 1900 to present

DEADLINE: 1 October 2018 for the Fall 2018 edition of Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture, 1900 to present -- published late December 2018

We welcome a variety of critical appraoches on subject matter such as film, television, streaming shows, YouTube shows/channels, sports, bestsellers, venues, fashion, emerging popular culture trends, pop culture and technology, music, politics, style, and other related pop culture topics.

The Futures of Handwriting

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:24am
University of Louisville - Rare Book School - Filson Historical Society
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 1, 2018

The Futures of Handwriting A symposium sponsored by the University of Louisville and the Andrew W. Mellon Society of Fellows in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School, in partnership with the Filson Historical Society. April 12-13, 2019 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Christopher Hager, Charles A. Dana Research Associate Professor, Department of English, Trinity College, Author of Word by Word: Emancipation and the Act of Writing (2013) and I Remain Yours: Common Lives in Civil War Letters (2018)

Gothic Nature TV/Film Reviews

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:22am
Gothic Nature
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, July 20, 2018

A new academic journal, Gothic Nature, is seeking TV/ film reviews. The show or film reviewed needs to be recent (last 12 months ideally), have a clear thematic link to eco-horror/eco-gothic, and the reviews should aim to be about 1,000 words in length. Deadline: July 20, 2018. Send inquiries and submissions to Sara L. Crosby at crosby.sara@gmail.com. For further information about the journal, please visit: gothicnature.net.

Flânerie From the Margins

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:21am
East Carolina University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

SAMLA 90: Fighters from the Margins: Socio-Political Activists and Their Allies

November 2–4, 2018 ◆Sheraton Birmingham ◆Birmingham, Alabama 

 

Flânerie From the Margins

Literary Tourgée

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:18am
Literary Tourgée Conference at the Chautauqua Institution
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

"Literary Tourgée"

Conference at Chautauqua Institution

Tent. conference dates Sept 27-29, 2019

 

Proposal submission deadline:  15 January 2019

Send proposals to Sandra Gustafson (gustafson.6@nd.edu)

 

Organizing Committee:  Carrie Bramen (Buffalo), Tess Chakkalakal (Bowdoin), Sandra Gustafson (Notre Dame), Gregory Laski (US Air Force Academy), Robert Levine (Maryland), Shirley Samuels (Cornell)

 

BFS Journal 19

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:16am
British Fantasy Society
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, August 1, 2018

The journal is a mix of articles and is keen to accept submissions from people who want to write about fantasy, horror and science fiction. Our focus is primarily the former, but our readers have interests across all three genres.

Academic articles for the BFS Journal should be between 2500 and 6000 words. We prefer nearer the former, as this is about the size of a conference paper. References in the text should be (Author, Date of Edition: Page Number) with a full publication listing for the bibliography given for each article at the end. Please don't use footnotes in your submissions.

All contributors are sent a complimentary copy of the print version and the electronic version.

Panel for SAMLA: Mothering as Resistance: Creating/Subverting Networks of Care as Acts of Resistance

updated: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:15am
SAMLA 90
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 15, 2018

In summer of 2017, Wonder Woman challenged cultural assumptions of box office superheroes and positioned motherhood as an integral part of a feminist resistance. But motherhood as an act of resistance began long before Wonder Woman’s re-introduction to mainstream pop culture. Motherhood is often used as a rhetorical strategy in anti-violence movements, but motherhood is also used to justify violence as resistance. This panel invites submissions that consider the role of the mother as central to individual, local, national, and global activisms and resistance movements in literature, media portrayals, online communities, grassroot campaigns and more.

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