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Transformation for Empowerment: Moving beyond Buzzwords November 10 &11, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
contact email: 
irchss2016@sjp.ac.lk

Call for Papers

IRCHSS-2016
10th and 11th November 2016
University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

Romantic Legacies

full name / name of organization: 
National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan
contact email: 
earn.nccu@gmail.com

Romantic Legacies, 18-19 November 2016
Conference Website: http://rl2016.com/

Keynote Speakers:

SAMLA 88: Thinking Utopia/Dystopia through Decolonization

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA 88 panel CFP
contact email: 
bls39@miami.edu

South Atlantic Modern Language Association, 88th Annual Conference in Jacksonville, Florida, USA 4-6 Nov. 2016.
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront
Jacksonville, FL

Call for Papers:

Edwidge Danticat Society Panel – at SAMLA Conference, Nov 4-6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Edwidge Danticat Society
contact email: 
maia.butler@edwidgedanticatsociety.org

Haiti Needs New Narratives: Literary and Critical Responses to Persistent ‘Disaster Zone’ Discourse

“The Humanities, Social Sciences, and Interdisciplinarity”: Student Research Symposium at the UCA (April 20 and 21, 2016))

full name / name of organization: 
University of Central Arkansas, College of Liberal Arts Student Research Symposium
contact email: 
UCALiberalArtsSymposium@gmail.com

The College of Liberal Arts and the Graduate Programs in English, History, and Spanish at the University of Central Arkansas (Conway, AR) will host a Student Research Symposium focused on the theme of

Kaleidoscope Journal: 'Evidence' Theme CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of Advanced Studies, Durham University
contact email: 
s.m.rosen@durham.ac.uk

Kaleidoscope is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal edited by postgraduate researchers at Durham University.

Seeking short stories by women on theme of "chosen"- DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
Project GirlSpire- Resources and Outreach for Liberia
contact email: 
girlspire@rol-liberia.org

DEADLINE EXTENDED!

[UPDATE] Washington and Politics on Contemporary US Television (Edited Collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Betty Kaklamanidou - Margaret Tally
contact email: 
betty.kaklamanidou@gmail.com

We are currently inviting submissions for 2-3 chapters for an edited collection on Washington and Politics on Contemporary US Television already contracted by Ashgate.

[UPDATE] Gothic Feminism: The Representation of the Gothic Heroine in Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent
contact email: 
gothicfeminism2016@gmail.com

Keynote confirmed: We are very pleased to announce that Dr Catherine Spooner (Lancaster University) will be giving the keynote address at Gothic Feminism: The Representation of the Gothic Heroine in C

MLA 2017: "Style, in Theory" (abstracts by March 15, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Brian McGrath (GS Nonfiction Prose)
contact email: 
mcgrath@clemson.edu

Style, in Theory

Guaranteed Panel, MLA 2017, Philadelphia (January 5-8)

Forum: GS Nonfiction Prose

Editing the Amanuensis, due 15 March

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Documentary Editing
contact email: 
CDBL@Brown.edu

The Association for Documentary Editing invites proposals for its 2017 MLA session entitled “Editing the Amanuensis.” We seek presentations that address issues of editing material prepared with th

Tolkien and the Classics 2

full name / name of organization: 
AIST - Associazione Italiana Studi Tolkieniani
contact email: 
info@jrrtolkien.it

Tolkien and the Classics 2

[UPDATE] The European Conference on Ethics, Religion & Philosophy 2016 (ECERP2016)

full name / name of organization: 
IAFOR - The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
ecerp@iafor.org

Abstract Submission Deadline has been EXTENDED to May 1, 2016

The European Conference on Ethics, Religion & Philosophy 2016 (ECERP2016)

ecerp.iafor.org

CFP – Creative Writing II: Poetry – MMLA – Due April 5th

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
falevat@ilstu.edu

The Creative Writing II: Poetry section of the Midwest Modern Language Association is accepting proposals for scholarly and literary presentations that examine, complicate, or challenge concepts of bo

CFP – Creative Writing II: Poetry – MMLA – Due April 5th

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
falevat@ilstu.edu

The Creative Writing II: Poetry section of the Midwest Modern Language Association is accepting proposals for scholarly and literary presentations that examine, complicate, or challenge concepts of bo

CFP – Digital Humanities – MMLA – Due April 5th

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
falevat@ilstu.edu

The Digital Humanities section of the Midwest Modern Language Association is accepting proposals for scholarly and literary presentations that examine, complicate, or challenge concepts of borders and

[UPDATE] Milton Special Session / RMMLA Convention Oct 6-8, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
clayldaniel@live.com or clay.daniel@utrgv.edu

Deadline extended to April 1. Papers on any aspect of Milton for the annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, at the Hilton Salt Lake City Center Oct 6-8, 2016.

Worshipping the Monstrous: The Supernatural Screen - June 1

full name / name of organization: 
Film & History
contact email: 
skerns@colum.edu

Proposals are now being accepted for Gods & Heretics, the 2016 Film & History Conference in Milwaukee, WI October 23-26, 2016.

CFP: Worshipping the Monstrous: The Supernatural Screen

Vital Evidence: Speculative Realism and the Modernist Clue

full name / name of organization: 
Jeremy Colangelo
contact email: 
jcolang2@uwo.ca

CFP for MSA 18 (November 17-20, Pasadena, CA)

Vital Evidence: Speculative Realism and the Modernist Clue

Digital Textualities/Canadian Contexts - Sept. 20-22, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC), University of Alberta
contact email: 
cwrc.conference@gmail.com

DIGITAL TEXTUALITIES/
CANADIAN CONTEXTS

TEXTUALITÉS NUMÉRIQUES/
CONTEXTES CANADIENS

Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory Launch
Conference, Sept. 20-22, 2016

Edited Collection: Women in STEM on TV

full name / name of organization: 
Ashley Carlson, University of Montana Western
contact email: 
ashleylynncarlson@gmail.com

A major publisher has shown interest in an edited collection on the portrayal of Women in STEM fields on television. I am currently soliciting chapter proposals for this collection.

SCMLA 2016: Southern Literature (abstracts due March 31)

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mdsursav@central.uh.edu

Submissions are welcomed for this regular session of the SCMLA annual conference to be held in Dallas, TX, November 3-5, 2016.

[UPDATE] Leadership, Popular Culture, and Social Change Chapter Proposals Due Mar. 15

full name / name of organization: 
Kristin Bezio & Kimberly Yost, New Horizons in Leadership Studies, Edward Elgar
contact email: 
popcultureleaders@gmail.com

A volume in the New Horizons in Leadership Studies series to be published by Edward Elgar Publishing, Ltd. in late 2017.

Musical Theatre area Inaugural Session at NEPCA October 21/22, 2016; deadline 6/1/16

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
GagnonD@wcsu.edu

The Northeast Popular Culture Association is soliciting paper proposals for the inaugural session of the new area on Musical Theatre at the NEPCA conference at Keene State College in Keene, NH on Octo

trauma and traumatic memory

full name / name of organization: 
A monographic volume
contact email: 
spiritualityvsscience@gmail.com

Traumatic Memory CFP
A monographic volume on trauma and traumatic memory

Lavender Languages & Linguistics 24 University of Nottingham, 28-30 April 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Lavender Languages & Linguistics
contact email: 
lucy.jones@nottingham.ac.uk

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World’s Longest Undefended Border: Canadian Literature in the Shadow of America

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
efeig@bergen.edu

Established in 1783 by the Treaty of Paris, the border between Canada and the United States is considered the longest international border in the world.

[EXTENDED DEADLINE] Call for Articles: New Voices in Jewish-American Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Open Library of the Humanities
contact email: 
newvoicescollection@gmail.com

The retirement of Philip Roth in 2012 signifies a definite break with the past, the silencing of one of the last living links with the Jewish generation that dominated post-war American literary cultu

(in)Security: Production, Dissemination and Experiences

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
insecurity@inter-disciplinary.net

(in)Security: Production, Dissemination and Experiences
A Fears and Anxieties in the 21st Century Project: 1st Global Meeting

Call for Presentations 2016

cfp - Knowledge Infrastructures in the Humanities - MLA 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Powell
contact email: 
daniel.j.powell@kcl.ac.uk

Knowledge Infrastructures in the Humanities - MLA 2017

Returning the Gaze II – Stories of Resistance

full name / name of organization: 
European Race & Imagery Foundation (ERIF)
contact email: 
ulrich.pallua@uibk.ac.at

ERIF is proud to announce the Call for Contributions for its second conference Returning the Gaze II: Stories of Resistance.

Philadelphia's Black Literary Intellectuals: Frances Harper, W.E.B.Dubois, Alain Locke, and Sonia Sanchez

full name / name of organization: 
Pearlie Peters, MLA Special Session Panel Organizer for "Philadelphia's Black Literary Intellectuals" panel which is anticipated for presentation at the 2017 Modern Language Association (MLA) Convention which will be held in Philadelphia from January 5-8
contact email: 
petersp@rider.edu

This panel entitled "Philadelphia's Black Literary Intellectuals: Harper, DuBois, Locke and Sanchez" seeks papers for presentation at the 2017 MLA Convention which will be held in Philadelphia, Penn

[UPDATE] Call Extended Popuclar Culture & Disability

full name / name of organization: 
The Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand (PopCAANZ)
contact email: 
disability@popcaanz.com

The Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand (PopCAANZ) is calling for submission of abstracts for its 7th Annual Conference, 29 June - 1 July 2016.

Cultural Studies Issues within the Second World Spaces

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association (MLA) Philadelphia, PA, January 2017
contact email: 
ada_g@att.net

How are new(er) cultural studies issues received, negotiated, challenged, embraced, or rejected within the spaces of the Second World?

[UPDATE] Shepherding Language: Restoring Faith in Words - May 12-14, 2016 [Abstract due 3/25/16]

full name / name of organization: 
2016 Western Regional Conference on Christianity and Literature (at California Baptist University, Riverside, Calif.)
contact email: 
lveltman@calbaptist.edu

Shepherding Language: Restoring Faith in Words

Call for Papers

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