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Revision, Revival, Re-evaluation ... 'Re’ words in British Women’s Writing between 1930 and 1960

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hull, Department of English
contact email: 
britwomenwriters30to60@gmail.com

‘Revision, Revival, Rediscovery’... 'Re’ words in British Women’s Writing between 1930 and 1960
A One-day Conference at University of Hull June 24th. 2016
Dr. Jane Thomas and Sue Kennedy

Many Worlds to Walk In: Exploring Diversity in Children’s Literature, Librarianship, and Education [2nd call]

full name / name of organization: 
University of British Columbia
contact email: 
ubc.conference.2016@gmail.com

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Sensing the Midwest: The Work of Michael Martone / SSML 2016 Presidential Panel (June 2-4, 2016. DUE Feb 8, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Dawn Comer / Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature (SSML)
contact email: 
dawncomer@gmail.com

The Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature seeks papers exploring the work of SSML's 2016 Mark Twain Award recipient Michael Martone for a Presidential Panel at SSML's 46th Annual Symposium, h

2016 Law & Humanities Junior Scholar Workshop -- deadline extended to January 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Law & Humanities Junior Scholar Workshop
contact email: 
culture@law.columbia.edu

PLEASE NOTE: THE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO JANUARY 15, 2016 FOR SUBMISSIONS TO THE 2016 JUNIOR SCHOLARS WORKSHOP, DESCRIBED IN THE FOLLOWING ANNOUCEMENT.

REMINDER: "Philip Roth & American Politics" Panel at 2016 ALA Conference (May 26-29)

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Roth Society
contact email: 
mmckinle@harpercollege.edu

The Philip Roth Society invites papers for a panel on Philip Roth and American Politics at the American Literature Association conference in San Francisco, CA, May 26-29, 2016.

CFA: Mark Twain and Philosophy

full name / name of organization: 
Jacob M. Held and Alan Goldman (Great Authors and Philosophy)
contact email: 
jmheld@uca.edu

Call for Abstracts

Mark Twain and Philosophy
Edited by Alan Goldman
Rowman and Littlefield

NEASECS Annual Meeting, October 20-22, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
bartolomeo@hfa.umass.edu

The theme of the conference is "Translation, Transmission, Transgression in the Global Eighteenth Century.” The conference will include a plenary address by Suvir Kaul from the University of Pennsyl

The Oak and The Acorns: Recovering the Hidden Carlyle - July 6-8, 2016 Oxford Univ (TORCH)

full name / name of organization: 
Marylu Hill, Villanova University and Paul Kerry, Oxford/BYU
contact email: 
marylu.hill@villanova.edu

The Oak and The Acorns:
Recovering the Hidden Carlyle

July 6-8, 2016
To be held at
The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH)
Oxford University

Katherine Mansfield and Russia -- book series -- Deadline August 31 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Mansfield Society
contact email: 
kms@katherinemansfieldsociety.org

Katherine Mansfield’s passion for Russian literature and culture is well known.

[UPDATE] RACE, GENDER AND SEXUALITY IN THE WALKING DEAD FRANCHISE

full name / name of organization: 
Dawn Keetley and Elizabeth Erwin
contact email: 
dek7@lehigh.edu; eerwin@lccc.edu

The Walking Dead franchise has become a popular culture juggernaut that shows no signs of slowing down.

[UPDATE] Inquis Online Journal

full name / name of organization: 
https://inquisjournal.wordpress.com/
contact email: 
inquisjournal@gmail.com

INQUIS an online graduate journal of literatures in English

[UPDATE] Reminder: "Portals, Gates": The Classics in Modernist Translation (April 30 & May 1, 2016): deadline January 10, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Miranda Hickman/ McGill University
contact email: 
miranda.hickman@mcgill.ca

As Steven Yao observes in *Translation and the Languages of Modernism,* both the practice and the idea of translation were integral to experimental early twentieth-century modernist work in English:

Feminist engagements with archives and literary history

full name / name of organization: 
Australian Feminist Studies
contact email: 
afs@newcastle.edu.au

Australian Feminist Studies is an established international peer-reviewed journal published by Routledge/Taylor & Francis.

Feminist theory and philosophy

full name / name of organization: 
Australian Feminist Studies
contact email: 
afs@newcastle.edu.au

AFS is an established international peer-reviewed journal published by Routledge/Taylor & Francis. We seek innovative and field-defining feminist scholarship within and across academic disciplines.

Watermark: Graduate Student Journal - Deadline to Submit: Feb. 8, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Watermark: California State University, Long Beach
contact email: 
csulbwatermark@gmail.com

Watermark, the annual, peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by graduate students in the English Department at California State University, Long Beach, is now seeking submissions for our tenth vol

Re/Inventions: Altern[arr]atives (April 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Long Beach - English Graduate Student Assoc.
contact email: 
egsa.csulb@gmail.com

Re/Inventions 2016 : Altern[arr]atives
5th Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference
Thursday, April 7th, 2016
Karl Anatol Center, California State University, Long Beach

[UPDATE] Second Biennial John Dos Passos Society Conference (June 2-4, 2016. Madrid, Spain)

full name / name of organization: 
Edward Eason and Rosa Bautista / The John Dos Passos Society
contact email: 
jdpsociety@gmail.com

Updates:
• the deadline for submissions has been extended to January 30, 2016.
• see below for conference publication opportunities.

REMINDER The Representation of Youth in Contemporary French and Francophone Cinema - Edited Volume

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Romain Chareyron and Dr. Gilles Viennot
contact email: 
romain.chareyron@wsu.edu; gviennot@uark.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS – EDITED VOLUME

DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: JANUARY 31, 2016

THE REPRESENTATION OF YOUTH IN CONTEMPORARY FRENCH AND FRANCOPHONE CINEMA

Fellowship Opportunity

full name / name of organization: 
Maria DiFrancesco on behalf of NeMLA
contact email: 
mdifrancesco@ithaca.edu

The NeMLA Summer Fellowship Program Summer fellowships up to $1,500 are intended to defray the cost of traveling incurred by researchers in pursuing their work-in-progress over the summer.

Eighth Annual Charles Town International Maroon Conference: Toward a Borderless Indigenous Community June 23-26, 2016, Charles T

full name / name of organization: 
Charles Town Maroon Council
contact email: 
fbotkin@towson.edu or maroonconference@gmail.com

Indigenous communities offer models of collective sustainability, territorial sovereignty, ecological justice, and cultural persistence keenly appealing to a world threatened by environmental rapine a

[UPDATE] BWWC 2016 - Extension of Deadline for Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
British Women Writers Conference
contact email: 
bwwc2016@gmail.com

The Steering Committee of BWWC 2016 will be accepting proposals until 1/15/2016. Please find our original CFP online at https://bwwc2016.wordpress.com/call-for-papers/.

[UPDATE]: UNApocalypse: Exploring Dystopianism in Texts

full name / name of organization: 
The University of North Alabama English Department
contact email: 
cprice7@una.edu

Call for Papers:
The University of North Alabama English Department
Announces the 7th Annual Alabama Regional Graduate Conference in English
February 26-27, 2016

Literature and Science

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
krascoe@dcccd.edu

We welcome proposals for our upcoming Conference 6-8 October 2016, in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Practical Approaches to Teaching Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mhart@wtamu.edu

Talks on any aspect of the session topic are welcome: models, tips, strategies for teaching literature (English, American, world, other). Come share what's working in your classroom.

Phalansteries, Groups, Circles and Guilds. Modernist Aesthetics and the Utopian Lure of Community. 1880-1940

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Scuriatti / Bard College Berlin
contact email: 
l.scuriatti@berlin.bard.edu

We are seeking contributions for a special issue of the online peer-reviewed journal Other Modernities/Altre Modernità/Autres Modernités ISSN 2035-7680 (http://riviste.unimi.it/index.php/AMonline/in

[UPDATE] Gender, Translocality and the City Interdisciplinary Workshop

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of English and American Studies, University of Debrecen, Hungary
contact email: 
gendertranslocalityworkshop@yahoo.co.uk.

The Gender, Translocality and the City Research Group at the University of Debrecen is pleased to announce its first annual workshop, which is going to explore the intersections of gender, location an

Call for Papers: (Dis)empowering technologies. Special, opening edition of "TransMissions: Journal of Film and Media Studies"

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of the Audiovisual Arts, Jagiellonian University
contact email: 
magda.zdrodowska@uj.edu.pl

Call for Papers: (Dis)empowering technologies. Special, opening edition of "TransMissions: Journal of Film and Media Studies"
Edited by Magdalena Zdrodowska (Jagiellonian University, Poland)

Feminist Spaces 2.2 Journal CFW

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist Spaces Journal
contact email: 
uwffeministtheory@gmail.com

Call for Works (deadline for submission is April 29, 2016)

Feminist Spaces 2.2 (Spring/Summer 2016)

UPDATE: Power & Politics in Print

full name / name of organization: 
The Free Exchange Conference, University of Calgary
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

We are writing to let you know about an exciting partnership which has developed as we move forward with plans for our annual "Free Exchange Conference" this year.

Call for papers Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

full name / name of organization: 
JRSD
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

[UPDATE: Deadline Changed] "Culture, Identity, and Media: New Perspectives of Representation" (20-21 May 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of English and American Studies/Goethe University Frankfurt
contact email: 
studentconferencefrankfurt@yahoo.com

UPDATE: Deadline for abstract submissions changed to January 31st!

UPDATE 2: Visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ConferenceTransculturalMediaRelations

Conformity & Resistance, MEGAA Symposium [March 4th, 2016; CFPs due February 5th]

full name / name of organization: 
Miami University English Graduate and Adjunct Association
contact email: 
MEGAAblog@gmail.com

The 13th Annual Miami University
English Graduate and Adjunct Association (MEGAA) Symposium

Friday, March 4th, 2016
CALL FOR PAPERS

Conformity & Resistance

Museal Practices and Cultural Politics of Exhibiting Popular Music

full name / name of organization: 
Lars Kaijser, Stockholm University, Sweden, and Klara Stephanie Szlezák, Passau University, Germany
contact email: 
exhibitpopmusic@gmail.com

No longer limited to records, stages, and videos, popular music has widened its sphere of influence by entering the realm of museums and tourism.

Extension: Stony Brook University 2016 graduate conference - Communication in the Humanities: abstracts due 1/16; conference 3/5

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
stonybrookenglishgradcon@gmail.com

The deadline for submissions has been extended to January 16th. Please consider submitting individual abstracts or full paper proposals.

Speaking Text(s): Communication in the Humanities

Queer Death, De(con)struction, and Contagion: Affective Rhythms in Interdisciplinary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Merced/Queer Theory Symposium Committee
contact email: 
sagebeth.perdue@gmail.com or mshaw4@ucmerced.edu

Inaugural Interdisciplinary Queer Studies Symposium
University of California, Merced
Saturday, April 16th, 2016

Keynote: Eric A. Stanley, UC Riverside

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