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Technologies of Turning Workshop, May 20-22, 2013 (Applications due March 18)

full name / name of organization: 
Harvard University, History of Art and Architecture/Harvard Art Museums
contact email: 
chuong@fas.harvard.edu

A PDF of the CFP (and workshop schedule) is available at https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/6064380/CFP-Turning.pdf

Technologies of Turning
An Exploration of Making and Meaning

Gender and the Archives Roundtable, MLA, Vancouver, 8–11 January 2015

full name / name of organization: 
MLA 2015, Special Session: Gender and the Archives Roundtable
contact email: 
judith.scholes@gmail.com

This roundtable will discuss ways in which gender interacts with or impacts the collection, preservation, or very existence of archives and archival materials, broadly understood.

Theatre Between Tradition & Contemporaneity 2015

full name / name of organization: 
IUGTE
contact email: 
iugte.projects@gmail.com

"Theatre Between Tradition and Contemporaneity" is the annual professional multidisciplinary conference researching the Bridge between Tradition and Contemporaneity in performing arts.

Environmentalism and Postcolonial Studies, Postcolonial Literature, Session I

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mnoneill@mail.usf.edu

In her afterword to Postcolonial Green, “Postcolonial Ecocriticism and the Question of Literature,” Ursula K.

Hagiography Society seeking papers for a sponsored session at the Sixteenth Century Society and Conference, October 16, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Hagiography Society
contact email: 
akfrazier@mail.utexas.edu

The Hagiography Society invites scholars to submit proposals for sponsored sessions at the Sixteenth Century Society and Conference in New Orleans in October 2014.

[UPDATE] March 12, 2014 "Not an Exit but a Shift: Changing Children's Literature" (MLA 2015; Vancouver, BC)

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association
contact email: 
abbie-ventura@utc.edu, rcaponeg@emich.edu

In her 1998 article “Exit Children’s Literature?” Maria Nikolajeva meditates on contemporary trends in the children’s genre and closes with the statement that “we must acknowledge that, soon

Animal Studies in the Age of Evolution

full name / name of organization: 
MLA, Jan 8-11, 2015, Vancouver
contact email: 
amalinowska@uchicago.edu and rnichol1@skidmore.edu

Please consider submitting a paper proposal for the following special session at MLA 2015.

MMLA: The Live of Cities: Detroit, Nov 13-16, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mmla@luc.edu

The Midwest Modern Language Associate invites proposals for the 2014 conference, which will take place in Detroit, MI, November 13-16, 2014.

RRMLA 2014. La science fiction chez les écrivains françaises (WIF panel)

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain MLA - Women in French session
contact email: 
dolidon@pdx.edu

This session proposes to explore and discuss science fiction by French and Francophone women authors, through all issues present in texts (novels or short stories): hybrid bodies, network connections,

[UPDATE] SWCCL "Has Literature Lost Its Faith?" Nov 14-15

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Conference on Christianity and Literature
contact email: 
jwilson@jbu.edu

"I'm sick of Flannery O

Medieval and Early Modern Folklore

full name / name of organization: 
American Folklore Society
contact email: 
kerry.kaleba@gmail.com

Call for Papers: American Folklore Society (Medieval and Early Modern Folklore Section)

Santa Fe, New Mexico November 5-8

Abstracts due Mar. 26, 2014

CfP: Special Issue of Shakespeare on “Shakespeare and Jonson” (2016; abstracts by 16th May 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare (Journal of the British Shakespeare Association)
contact email: 
fionnuala.oneill@soton.ac.uk and james.loxley@ed.ac.uk

Call for Papers: Special Issue of Shakespeare (Journal of the British Shakespeare Association) on “Shakespeare and Jonson” (2016)

[UPDATE] Cliché - Issue 18, FORUM Postgraduate Journal of Culture & the Arts. 20 March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
FORUM: University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Journal of Culture & the Arts
contact email: 
editors@forumjournal.org

FORUM JOURNAL ISSUE 18: CLICHÉ

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Diplomacy and Culture in the Early Modern World. 31 July to 2 August 2014. Oxford.

full name / name of organization: 
Tracey Sowerby / University of Oxford
contact email: 
tracey.sowerby@history.ox.ac.uk

Diplomacy and Culture in the Early Modern World
The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities 31 July to 2 August.

Hwa Kang English Journal Volume 20

full name / name of organization: 
Hwa Kang English Journal
contact email: 
eng_jour@pccu.edu.tw

Hwa Kang English Journal, Vol. 20 (December 2014)

"Nuance" SCLA Conference Oct. 10-12, 2014 (Eckerd College, St Petersburg FL) (abstract deadline 5/12/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Comparative Literature and the Arts
contact email: 
sclaconference@eckerd.edu

40th Annual Conference of the SCLA to be held October 10-12, 2014, at Eckerd College (St. Petersburg, FL)

Re-Evaluating Patricia Highsmith (proposals due: May 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Clues: A Journal of Detection
contact email: 
J.M.Allan@salford.ac.uk

Guest Editor: Fiona Peters (Bath Spa University, UK)

Shaw in Theory Adaptation [MLA 2015 in Vancouver; JANUARY 8-11, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association
contact email: 
lawrence.switzky@utoronto.ca

DEADLINE: March 15, 2014

This panel seeks papers that consider Shaw in relationship to theory,
broadly construed. Papers are invited on Shaw's significance as a

(Deadline: March 15): MLA 2015 -- Cognitive Approaches to Literature Division -- Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Julien J. Simon
contact email: 
jjsimon@iue.edu

Call for Papers -- MLA 2015, Chicago
Division on Cognitive Approaches to Literature
(Guaranteed sessions)

PANEL 1

ATDS at MLA 2015, Submission deadline 3/8/2014

full name / name of organization: 
American Theatre and Drama Society (at MLA 2015)
contact email: 
preed@olemiss.edu

The ATDS invites proposals on the broad theme of "Performance and Memory," to be considered for the ATDS's sponsored panel(s) at the 2015 MLA convention in Vancouver (Jan 8-11 2015).

WisCon Feminist Science Fiction Convention Academic Track: Approaching Deadline March 8, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
WisCon
contact email: 
academic@wiscon.info

WisCon, the world's leading feminist science fiction convention invites papers for its academic programming track. WisCon 38 takes place in Madison, Wisconsin from May 23-26, 2014.

Geography, Environments, Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
MLA, Jan 8-11, 2015, Vancouver
contact email: 
abaker@ncsu.edu and rawalsh@ncsu.edu

This panel considers the intersections between literature and geography, or literature and environment, from the mid-nineteenth century through the modernist period.

MFS Special Issue - Infrastructuralism

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
infrastructuralism@gmail.com

Guest Editors: Sophia Beal, Bruce Robbins, and Michael Rubenstein
Deadline for Submissions: 1 September 2014

MLA 2015: Canuxploitation

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
rk2704@columbia.edu

How do exploitation, cult, and horror made in Canada challenge scholars to rethink Canadian film history as a national cinema tradition?

First International Conference in Iran on Shakespeare Studies: Not of an Age but for All Ages

full name / name of organization: 
University of Tehran
contact email: 
msbeyad@ut.ac.ir

Being the first specialized seminar on Shakespeare in Iran, this conference aims to attract the attention of Shakespeare scholars and readers from different countries to exchange professional ideas an

[UPDATE] 15 March 2014: Volume 1, Issue 2 of "Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal"

full name / name of organization: 
Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal, Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
textincontext.southernct@gmail.com

Extended deadline: March 15, 2014

CCSS 2014: Caribbean Festival Arts, Nassau, The Bahamas, November 21-22, 2014, Deadline July 1st, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
CCSS: The Critical Caribbean Symposium Series at The College of The Bahamas
contact email: 
criticalcaribbean@gmail.com

CCSS: The Critical Caribbean Symposium Series
Call for Papers
Theme: Caribbean Festival Arts
The College of the Bahamas, Nassau, Bahamas
Dates: November 21-22, 2014

UPDATE: Interfacing Language and Literature. 12-13 October 2014.

full name / name of organization: 
Asha Choubey, Dept. of Humanities, MJP Rohilkhand University, India.
contact email: 
litcon14@gmail.com

Abstracts are sought for an International conference on language and literature during 12-13 October 2014.
Areas of interest include, but are not limited to:
Language and Literature:

First International Conference in Iran on Shakespeare Studies: Not of an Age but for All Ages

full name / name of organization: 
University of Tehran
contact email: 
msbeyad@ut.ac.ir

Dr. Maryam Beyad, University of Tehran

JLCDS Call for Papers: 'French and Francophone World Disability Studies'

full name / name of organization: 
Liverpool University Press
contact email: 
berberit[at]morris.umn.edu; cflaugh[at]buffalo.edu

CFP: A special issue of Journal of Literary & Cultural Disability Studies
'French and Francophone World Disability Studies'

Reassessing DYLAN THOMAS : Territories and legacies 13, 14 November 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Bordeaux Montaigne University France
contact email: 
DylanThomas100@u-bordeaux3.fr

International Conference
Université Bordeaux Montaigne, France
Organised by

[UPDATE] SCMLA 2014: Urban Prisons and Rural Rambles in Early American Literature ( Extended: due 27 Feb.)

full name / name of organization: 
Rebeccah Bechtold
contact email: 
rebeccah.bechtold@wichita.edu

“My spirit is weary for rural rambles,” Lydia Maria Child writes in Letters from New-York, for “amid these magnificent masses of sparkling marble, hewn in prison, I am all alone.” Like many of her contemporaries, Child contrasts the unfeeling cruelties of urban life with the apparent “freedom” of the natural world.

Law Society Thinkpieces - call for submissions

full name / name of organization: 
The Law Society, London, UK
contact email: 
tara.chittenden@lawsociety.org.uk

The Law Society’s Research Unit is launching a series of thinkpieces intended to provide stimulus for discussion based around a topic relevant to lawyers, the legal profession as a whole and those

Alphaville CFP: conference, film festival, and exhibition reports

full name / name of organization: 
Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media
contact email: 
nicholas.alphaville@gmail.com

The Editors of Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media seek reports for Issue 7, to be published summer 2014.

1st Global Conference: Spies, Spying and Forgeries

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher, Inter-disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
decep1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference: Spies, Spying and Forgeries

Thursday 17th July – Saturday 19th July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:

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