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CFP Reading Coetzee's Women

full name / name of organization: 
Monash University Prato Centre, Prato, Italy
contact email: 
melinda.harvey@monash.edu

Confirmed Participants/Keynotes:
Professor J.M. Coetzee (Adelaide)
Professor Zoë Wicomb (Strathclyde)
Professor David Attwell (York)
Professor Elleke Boehmer (Oxford)

Transnational French Modernisms - 7-8 July 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Sam Bootle, Rebecca Ferreboeuf, Zoë Roth (Durham University, UK)
contact email: 
transnationalfrenchmodernisms@gmail.com

Transnational French Modernisms
7th-8th July 2016, Durham University, UK

Keynote speakers:
Dr. Jonathan Eburne (Penn State)
Professor Susan Harrow (Bristol)

Visual Literacies as Visual Imageries

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
vis8@inter-disciplinary.net

Visual Literacies as Visual Imageries
8th Global Meeting of the Visual Literacies Project

Call for Participation 2016

Wednesday 6th July – Friday 8th July 2016

Writing As Spaces

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
was4@inter-disciplinary.net

Writing As Spaces
4th Global Meeting of the Writing Project

Call for Participation 2016

Saturday 2nd July – Monday 4th July 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford

Arabic and its Alternatives: Religious minorities and their languages in the emerging nation states of the Middle East

full name / name of organization: 
Leiden University
contact email: 
AAIAConfernce@hum.leidenuniv.nl

Scholars, academics, experts, and especially PhD students from around the world working on the relationship between nationalism and language in the Middle East are invited to submit research abstracts

"Encounters: Friends, Foes, and Companions," The 10th TACMRS International Conference, 21-22 October 2016, Due: 3 Feb. 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Taiwan Association of Classical, Medieval, and Renaissance Studies
contact email: 
2016tacmrs.nptu@gmail.com

liLETRAd INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS (6th-8th of July 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Asociación liLETRAd INTERNATIONAL
contact email: 
aliletrad@gmail.com

Dear speakers and friends,
We are organizing liLETRAd International Congress in the University of Seville, Spain, from the 6th until the 8th of July.

Lines of Connection: An International Conference on Eighteenth-Century Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
Digital Miscellanies Project and the TORCH Enlightenment Programme/Besterman Centre, University of Oxford
contact email: 
carly.watson@ell.ox.ac.uk and kelsey.rubin-detlev@mod-langs.ox.ac.uk

We are delighted to announce an international conference on eighteenth-century poetry to be held in Oxford on 7th and 8th July 2016.

Okra to Opera 3: Conference on Southern Culture - UPDATE

full name / name of organization: 
Converse College
contact email: 
anita.rose@converse.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
OKRA TO OPERA 3: SOUTHERN STORIES

April 8 & 9, 2016
Converse College, Spartan burg, SC
FEATURED SPEAKERS: JOE NEWBERRY & LAUREL HORTON

CfP. The Fourth Euroacademia International Conference -Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities

full name / name of organization: 
Dorian Isone / Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

The Fourth Euroacademia International Conference

‘Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities’

Cultural Centre – Don Orione Artigianelli
Venice, Italy

Scheherazade in Classical, Modern and Postmodern Worlds

full name / name of organization: 
Bushra Jani
contact email: 
egp12bjj@sheffield.ac.uk

The School of English - The University of Sheffield holds an interdisciplinary research conference on Thursday 19 May 2016, entitled Scheherazade in Classical, Modern and Postmodern Worlds.

Local, Regional, Global: The Many Faces of Nature Writing

full name / name of organization: 
SUNY Oneonta English Department
contact email: 
Daniel.Payne@oneonta.edu

SHARP EYES IX:

LOCAL, REGIONAL, GLOBAL:
THE MANY FACES OF NATURE WRITING

An ASLE-affilated Conference
June 6-9, 2016
At the State University of New York College at Oneonta

The Fan Studies Network 2016 Conference, 25-26 April 2016, Norwich, UK

full name / name of organization: 
Fan Studies Network
contact email: 
fsnconference@gmail.com

THE FAN STUDIES NETWORK CONFERENCE 2016

25-26th June 2016
University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

Keynote Speaker: Professor Henry Jenkins (University of Southern California, USA).

International Conference on Literature, Culture and World Peace on 23 & 24 September

full name / name of organization: 
Higher Education and Research Society, Navi Mumbai
contact email: 
hersomumbai@gmail.com

International Conference on Literature, Culture and World Peace on 23 & 24 September at Pune, India.

 Peace Studies
 Peace Polemics
 Philosophy of Peace
 War and Peace

Bodies - Graduate Symposium - Submissions Due Jan. 25 - Conference April 28-29, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
contact email: 
BodiesSymposium2015@gmail.com

Call for Papers
2016 Interdisciplinary Graduate Symposium
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Presented by the History and English Departments
April 28-29, 2016

Bodies

Supernatural Cities: Exploring the Urban Mindscape - April 30th 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, United Kingdom
contact email: 
supernaturalcities@port.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Professor Steve Pile, Open University

Call for Papers:

Haunted Studies: The Ghost Stories of M. R. James

full name / name of organization: 
The Leeds Library
contact email: 
MRJconference@gmail.com

Confirmed keynote speakers:

Ramsey Campbell
Jacqueline Simpson
Andrew Smith

EXTENDED CFP DEADLINE 1/8/2016: "Digesting Discourses" at IU-Bloomington

full name / name of organization: 
Hosted by the Graduate Students of the IU Department of English
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

We are issuing a Call for Proposals for scholarly and creative submissions for an international, interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference entitled “Digesting Discourses: Taste, Appetite, and Consumption,” to be held at Indiana University—Bloomington, March 4-5, 2016. Join us for our 14th annual conference hosted by the graduate students of the IU Department of English. Our 2016 keynote speaker is Dr. Roopali Mukherjee, Associate Professor of Media Studies at Queens College.

CFP: Nature and Environment in Australia - Conference 28 September-1 October 2016, University of Cologne

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Australian Studies (GASt)
contact email: 
victoria.herche@uni-koeln.de

Founded in 1989, the Association for Australian Studies (GASt) is a politically independent, interdisciplinary organisation devoted to furthering scholarship concerned in the broadest way with Austral

“New Italians” or “Criminal Aliens”: The Contradictions of Latinos/as, Rights, and Race in the United States

full name / name of organization: 
German Association for American Studies annual conference, “The United States and the Question of Rights”, Osnabrück, May 19-22, 2016
contact email: 
j.jesse.ramirez@gmail.com

“New Italians” or “Criminal Aliens”: The Contradictions of Latinos/as, Rights, and Race in the United States.

Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal [January 25th 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal
contact email: 
aelurus@weber.edu

Aelurus is an annual journal that publishes literary and theoretical scholarship from graduate students, which is run and staffed by graduate students in Weber State University’s Master of Arts in E

Cinema Television Literature Society Panels for American Literature Association Conference, May 26-29, 2016 San Francisco, CA

full name / name of organization: 
The Cinema Television Literature Society
contact email: 
Christine.Danelski@calstatela.edu

The Cinema Television Literature Society welcomes proposals for two panels to be held at the 2016 ALA Conference in San Francisco, May 26-29, 2016.

14th Comparative Canadian Literature Graduate Student Conference (April 1-2, 2016, Université de Sherbrooke)

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, Université de Sherbrooke
contact email: 
gradstudentsconference@gmail.com

14th Comparative Canadian Literature Graduate Student Conference

April 1-2, 2016
Université de Sherbrooke, Québec

AlterNative Calls for Papers on Indigenous Autonomy Projects

full name / name of organization: 
Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga: New Zealand’s Māori Centre of Research Excellence
contact email: 
editors@alternative.ac.nz

CALL FOR PAPERS ON INDIGENOUS AUTONOMY PROJECTS

Eudora Welty and Multimedia May 26-29, 2016 SUBMIT BY 12/15

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association // Eudora Welty Society
contact email: 
pollack@bucknell.edu

Eudora Welty Society at the American Literature Association
San Francisco, CA May 26-29, 2016

Cultural Representations of the City International Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bucharest
contact email: 
conf.eng.ling@lls.unibuc.ro

ACED-18

THE 18TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT,
UNIVERSITY OF BUCHAREST
LITERATURE AND CULTURAL STUDIES SECTION

CALL FOR PAPERS

Special Journal Issue: 'Proto-Posthumanisms'

full name / name of organization: 
Word and Text
contact email: 
wordandtext2011@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Word and Text – A Journal of Literary Studies and Linguistics, VI (2016)

Proto-Posthumanisms

PFC 2016 / Abstracts by March 1

full name / name of organization: 
Postwar Faculty Colloquium, University of North Texas
contact email: 
foertsch@unt.edu

UNT's Postwar Faculty Colloquium is a day-long event for postwar specialists across the humanities from the North Texas / South Oklahoma region. This year's keynote speakers are Andrew N.

Monster Studies and Pedagogy: Rocky Mountain MLA Special Topics Session 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
ashleyszanter@gmail.com

In response to the question, “What do composition instructors do to engage disinterested students?” academia has one response gaining rapid popularity: “Monster Studies.” Intellectual interest

Monster Studies and Pedagogy: Rocky Mountain MLA Special Topics Session 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
ashleyszanter@gmail.com

In response to the question, “What do composition instructors do to engage disinterested students?” academia has one response gaining rapid popularity: “Monster Studies.” Intellectual interest

The Suburban Sublime - Abstracts by Jan. 30

full name / name of organization: 
Postwar Area Studies Group, American Literature Association, 26-29 May 2016, San Francisco
contact email: 
foertsch@unt.edu

How did important texts from the postwar period frame the suburbs as a locus of refuge, anger, hysteria, or (even) self-realization at a moment when American cities themselves experienced a shifting a

Fighting Words (Cold War, Korea, Vietnam) - Abstracts by Jan. 30

full name / name of organization: 
Postwar Area Studies Group, American Literature Association, 26-29 May 2016, San Francisco
contact email: 
foertsch@unt.edu

How did war terminologies and war mentalities manifest themselves in important texts from the postwar period? Did war narrative change significantly after WWII, in the period 1945 to 1975?

NEH Summer Institute on Ernest J. Gaines and the Southern Experience

full name / name of organization: 
Cheylon Woods/ University of Louisiana at Lafayette
contact email: 
gainescenter@louisiana.edu

Deadline: March 1, 2016
Dates: May 30-June 24, 2016 (4 weeks)
Location: Lafayette, LA
For more information: Contact Cheylon Woods at gainescenter@louisiana.edu (337) 482-1848

Interdisciplinarity. Who? What? How? Why? An Inclusive Interdisciplinary One Day Workshop

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
interdisciplinarity@inter-disciplinary.net

Interdisciplinarity. Who? What? How? Why?
An Inclusive Interdisciplinary One Day Workshop

Monday 14th March and Thursday 17th March 2016
Budapest, Hungary

9.30

[UPDATE] POST-CRASH IRISH LITERATURE AND CULTURE: ITS EMERGENCE AND INFLUENCE, 27-28 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, The Hong Kong Institute of Education Hong, Kong Shue Yan University
contact email: 
post.crash.emergence@gmail.com

27-28 May 2016, Hong Kong

Keynote speakers:
Anne Mulhall, University College Dublin
Eugene O’Brien, Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick

Guest Poet: Trevor Joyce

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