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A Wind Freshened and an Anchor Weighed: Reflections on the Career of Seamus Heaney, Toronto, 4/30-5/3, 2015; proposals 9/30/14

full name / name of organization: 
Bill Waddell / Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
bwaddell@sjfc.edu

When Seamus Heaney died last August, he seemed to be a kind of figure the literary world had not known for some time: a poet who had academic cachet and a common touch, and perhaps more to the point,

CFP: Great Writing Creative Writing Conference (UK), 2015 - 11/14/14 (06/20/15 - 06/21/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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Great Writing
International Creative Writing Conference (UK)

Imperial College, London
Saturday 20 June – Sunday 21 June 2015

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended: MMLA 2014 (Detroit, Nov. 13-16) - Popular Culture - The Lives of Cities

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mmlapopculture2014@gmail.com

In “The Metropolis and Mental Life,” Georg Simmell famously wrote, in 1903, that “[t]he psychological foundation, upon which the metropolitan individuality is erected, is the intensification of

Call for Papers Fashion Research Now: Archives

full name / name of organization: 
Fashion Research Network (FRN)
contact email: 
fashionresearchnetwork@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Fashion Research Now: Archives

Reconstruction Issue 14.2, Phenomenology and Education

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Introducing
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
Volume 14.2, Phenomenology and Education
Edited by Elias Schwieler

Languages of Preaching in Anglo-Saxon England

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics at the 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies
contact email: 
brandonwhawk@gmail.com

Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics: Languages of Preaching in Anglo-Saxon England

'The Greatest Show on Earth!': The Circus in German Literature and Film (NEMLA, April 30-May 3 2015, Toronto)

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Stainton / University of Toronto, Vanessa Plumly / University of Cincinnati
contact email: 
anna.stainton@utoronto.ca

Recent German literature and film have seen an increased focus on the performative space of the circus.

Riddles of Form: Exploration and Discovery in Word and Image: University of Dundee, Scotland, 11 - 15 August

full name / name of organization: 
International Association of Word and Image Studies
contact email: 
k.j.y.elder@dundee.ac.uk

The conference theme is Riddles of Form: Exploration and Discovery in Word and Image.

At Leisure? Amateur Sport and Performance / 18 September / DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS 7 July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Queen Mary university
contact email: 
e.massie@qmul.ac.uk

Keynote: Dr Colette Conroy (University of Hull)

The Power of the Word International Conference IV: Thresholds of Wonder: Poetry, Philosophy and Theology in Conversation

full name / name of organization: 
Pontifical University of St Anselm/Heythrop College, University of London/Institute of English Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London
contact email: 
fknox@heythrop.ac.uk; angjmw@univ.gda.pl; bernard@benedyktyni.pl

The fourth Power of the Word conference, Thresholds of Wonder: Poetry, Philosophy and Theology in Conversation, will be held at the Pontifical University of St Anselm, Rome, 17-20 June, 2015.

AMERICAN PROSE POETRY: a Conference in Honor of Mary Caponegro, November 4-5 2014, Univ. of UDINE, ITALY

full name / name of organization: 
University of Udine, Italy
contact email: 
danadaniele@libero.it

American prose poetry: a Conference in Honor of Mary Caponegro

November 4-5 2014, Univ. of Udine, Italy

Contact mail: Daniela Daniele at danadaniele@libero.it

Limina Journal Volume 20.2 "Fear and Loathing"

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Volume 20.2
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 30 AUGUST 2014

Extended deadline:

full name / name of organization: 
Sapientia Hungarian University of Transylvania
contact email: 
2014.intermedia.figurations@gmail.com

Figurations of Intermediality in Film
XV. Film and Media Studies Conference inTransylvania
Cluj-Napoca, October 24-26, 2013.Deadline for proposals extended to 30 July, 2014.

CALL FOR PAPERS

[EXTENSION TO JULY 15] Pastoral Cities

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
catherine-garnett@uiowa.edu

In his study Pastoral Cities (1987), James L.

Beyond Recovery: Women in the Arts (Aphra Behn Society panel #2 at ASECS 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Aphra Behn Society for Women in the Arts, 1660-1830
contact email: 
rrunia@xula.edu

In recent decades, much important scholarship has been done to make available women’s writing for evaluation and examination.

Collaborations: Women in the Arts (Aphra Behn Society panel #1 at ASECS 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Aphra Behn Society for Women in the Arts, 1660-1830
contact email: 
writecjw@gmail.com

This panel seeks to investigate the degree to which eighteenth-century women may have found collaborative work particularly fruitful.

Contemporary Representations of the Mother-Daughter Relationship - April 30-May 3, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
lbernstein3@gmail.com

Do current representations of positive mother-daughter relationships exist?

Literature and the World: Children and Childhood in Global Contexts - 10/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
The Middle Ground Journal: World History and Global Studies
contact email: 
jgaeta@css.edu

The Middle Ground Journal: World History and Global Studies invites submissions centered on the theme Children and Childhood in Global Contexts.

Stevens and Rhyme, Louisville Conference, Sept. 1 deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Roi Tartakovsky
contact email: 
rt1344@nyu.edu

Stevens and Rhyme

The Wallace Stevens Society invites abstracts for papers for the 2015 Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900 (http://www.thelouisvilleconference.com/).

[UPDATE] Quiet Revolutions: Politically Subversive Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
SFSU Cinema Studies Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
CSGSA@mail.sfsu.edu

Quiet Revolutions: Politically Subversive Cinema
16th Annual Cinema Conference, San Francisco State University
October 17–18, 2014

LITERARY TRANSLATION – A MEETING PLACE FOR NATIONS AND LITERATURES, 18-20 September, 2014;

full name / name of organization: 
Tbilisi Javakhishvili State University, Tbilisi, Georgia
contact email: 
ekaterine.navrozashvili@tsu.ge

The aim of the conference is to make translators and translation theorists meet in a colorful city of Tbilisi - the meeting place of Eastern and Western Cultures.

Topics for Presentation:

American Studies and American History: Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
marinski@ohio.edu

Call for Papers: American Studies and American History
36th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference (SWPACA)

Essay Prize: The British Association for Modernist Studies (BAMS)

full name / name of organization: 
The British Association for Modernist Studies (BAMS)
contact email: 
rebecca.beasley@queens.ox.ac.uk

http://bams.ac.uk/2014/06/30/bams-essay-prize-deadline-30-september/

**The British Association for Modernist Studies Essay**

Prize 2014

[UPDATE] The Story of Memory Conference DEADLINE 18 JULY 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Memory Network / University of Roehampton
contact email: 
memorynetwork@roehampton.ac.uk

PLEASE NOTE NEW CFP DEADLINE

CFP: Between Texts and Cities - A themed edition of Writing Visual Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Marques Sampaio / University of Hertfordshire
contact email: 
d.marques-sampaio@herts.ac.uk

BETWEEN TEXTS AND CITIES

A themed edition of Writing Visual Culture

CALL FOR PAPERS

[EXTENSION to 2014-08-01] Don DeLillo (Special Issue of Orbit: Writing Around Pynchon)

full name / name of organization: 
Crystal Alberts/University of North Dakota
contact email: 
crystal.alberts@und.edu

To mark the 45th anniversary of DeLillo’s debut novel and his decades of influence, Orbit: Writing Around Pynchon, an open access, peer reviewed e-journal of scholarly work pertaining to the writing

Medieval Thought Experiments, Poetry and Speculation in Europe, 1100-1450 13-14 April 2015, OXFORD, UK

full name / name of organization: 
Jonathan Morton
contact email: 
medievalthoughtexperiments@gmail.com

Medieval Thought Experiments: Poetry and Speculation in Europe, 1100-1450

Monday 13 & Tuesday 14 April 2015
New College, Oxford
www.medievalthoughtexperiments.com

UPDATE English for specific purposes (ESP)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Alka Singh Assistant Professor of English Department of Humanities and Other Studies Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University Lucknow - 226012, U P, INDIA Email: blueeyemini@gmail.com
contact email: 
blueeyemini@gmail.com

English for specific purposes (ESP)

For a proposed edited book I seek some serious papers examining any aspect of English for Specific Purposes (ESP).
The following are the broad areas:

UPDATE Indian Literature in Translation

full name / name of organization: 
Dr R. P. Singh Associate Professor of English Department of English and Modern European Languages University of Lucknow Lucknow - 226007, U P, INDIA Phone: +91 94151 59137
contact email: 
rpsingh.lu@gmail.com

Indian Literature in Translation
Call For Papers!
For a proposed edited book I seek some serious papers examining any aspect of the following broad areas:
Making of Indian Literature

Hoccleve Less Studied at the 50th Annual Medieval Studies Congress--Kalamazoo, May 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The International Hoccleve Society
contact email: 
hocclevesociety@gmail.com

Hoccleve Less Studied

American Literature Association Symposium on God and the American Writer

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association and the College of Liberal and Fine Arts at the University of Texas, San Antonio
contact email: 
Jeanne.reesman@utsa.edu

The American Literature Association and the College of Liberal and Fine Arts will sponsor a symposium "God and the American Writer" on February 26-28, 2015.

"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.

“What Sticks to Memory”: Vietnam War Representations in American Culture - April 30 - May 3

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
Brittany_Hirth@my.uri.edu

46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 30th - May 3rd
Toronto, Ontario

Imagining the World’s End: Apocalyptic Representations in American Literature - April 30 - May 3

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
Brittany_Hirth@my.uri.edu

46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
Toronto, Ontario
April 30th – May 3rd 2015

Call for Book Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Çankaya University Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences (http://cujhss.cankaya.edu.tr/index_en.php)
contact email: 
mkirca@gmail.com

Çankaya University Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, a refereed international academic journal, published twice yearly in May and November, is currently seeking book reviews for future issue

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