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CfP The 6th Global Conference 'Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers ', Nice, 20 – 21 May 2016

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

The 6th Global Conference
‘Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers’

20 – 21 May 2016, Nice, Côte d'Azur, France

CALL FOR PANELS AND PAPERS

Pedagogy panels: Teaching the 18th Century (Oct 27-30, Kingston ON)--deadline March 13

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Society for 18th Century Studies Conference
contact email: 
tiffany.potter@ubc.ca

These roundtable panels will discuss successful, innovative strategies for teaching 18th-century studies. Digital or chalk, it's great teaching being discussed here!

Teaching Secrets: Secret Histories, Romans-a-Clef, The Old Bailey and London Spies (Oct 27-30, Kingston ON)

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Society for 18th Century Studies
contact email: 
tiffany.potter@ubc.ca

A conference session on teaching gossip, scandal, history, secrets and lies in the 18th century. Proposal deadline March 13

Comparative Literature Permanent Section

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest MLA 2016
contact email: 
arodrigueznavas@luc.edu

The border is a liminal space, made ambiguous by the dualities that it encompasses: it unites and separates, opens up and closes off, includes and excludes.

CALL FOR PAPERS - LIQUID BLACKNESS Issue No. 6

full name / name of organization: 
liquid blackness
contact email: 
liquidblackness@gsu.edu

Black Ontology and the Love of Blackness

CFP: It's HBO: Life After Legacy! Edited Collection.

full name / name of organization: 
Victoria McCollum and Giuliana Monteverde
contact email: 
hbobook@gmail.com


It’s HBO! Life After Legacy: Reading HBO’s New and Original Voices (Race, Class, Gender, Sexuality and Power)

CFP: Sexuality, sexual and reproductive health in later life - opens 15 March

full name / name of organization: 
Reproductive Health Matters
contact email: 
info@rhmjournal.org.uk

With a growing number of older people in the world, it is time for Reproductive Health Matters to look more closely at the sexual and reproductive health of people in this different stage of life.

CFP: Mla 2017--Reading Eastern Europe Digitally: Promises for the New Millennium

full name / name of organization: 
Romanian Studies Association of America
contact email: 
liguran@ncat.edu

Reading Eastern Europe Digitally: Promises for the New Millennium

Discourses of Belonging

full name / name of organization: 
Special Session: MLA 2017 Convention
contact email: 
banerjeerupsa07@gmail.com

This panel proposes to study the shifting registers of geographic identity post-1960s. Submissions for any language dealing with post-1960s literature are welcome. Panelists may consider-

Science Vs. Spirituality in 21st Century Literature CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Science Vs. Spirituality
contact email: 
spiritualityvsscience@gmail.com

A monographic volume on Science Vs. Spirituality.

Papers are invited to discuss a wide range of issues concerning Science Vs. Spirituality in poetry, novels, autobiographical works, etc.

Divining (the) Circum-Caribbean South(s) | SAMLA 88 | Nov 4-6, 2016 | Jacksonville FL

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Southern Literature (SSSL)
contact email: 
SRountree3@gsu.edu

As SAMLA heads to Jacksonville, Florida, for its 2016 conference, one recalls Keith Cartwright’s characterization of the state as a “longtime frontier[] of creolizing contact” (8): “Whether in

egocentrism and anthropocentrism in language and discoruse, 30-31 March 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Ecole Normale Supérieure (Lyon, France)
contact email: 
sandrine.sorlin@univ-amu.fr

This conference seeks to investigate the linguistic manifestations of egocentrism and anthropocentrism.

Senectus Mundi, Dream Visions, and Apocalypse - SAMLA 2016 - Nov 4-6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Peter Steffensen/Georgia State University
contact email: 
pstefffensen1@gsu.edu

To coincide with the conference theme of Utopia/Dystopia, this panel welcomes submissions concerning literature related to the medieval concept of the Senectus Mundi (the world grown old), dream visio

Midwest Modern Language Association, English After 1900 Permanent Session

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
richard.eichman@svcc.edu

CFP: Midwest Modern Language Association, English III: English after 1900

[Update] Young Adult Literature in the Post-Secular Age (collected essays)

full name / name of organization: 
Jacob Stratman
contact email: 
jstratman@jbu.edu

To date, there is no book-length critical exploration of the field of young adult literature and religious belief, and there are just a handful of peer-reviewed articles on the subject.

'Byron and the Romantic World' Postgraduate Conference at the Old Library, Keele Hall, Keele University. 30th September 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Keele University and Edge Hill University
contact email: 
byronromanticworld@gmail.com

One of the most celebrated and recognisable figures of
the early nineteenth century, Lord Byron (1788-1824)
stands at the centre of our current debates about

Art and Economics in American Literature MMLA "Border States" St. Louis, Missouri November 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jhoff@bmcc.cuny.edu

In recognition of this year’s conference theme, “Border States," the American Literature II permanent section (1870-present) welcomes papers that are interested in questioning, criticizing, re-arr

Jane Austen and Comedy (Essay collection); Abstracts 4/15/2016; Essays 12/5/2016

full name / name of organization: 
Erin M. Goss, editor; Clemson University
contact email: 
egoss@clemson.edu

Jane Austen and Comedy

Waste and the Archive, MSA 18 Pasadena

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
laura.james@stonybrook.edu

Waste and the Archive

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing): Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
diaries.coldnoon@gmail.com; dialogues.coldnoon@gmail.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing) invites writings (prose/nonfiction/reserach/opinions/poetry/travelogues) on travel.

Holding/Held by the Book (1 July 2016) Proposals due by 31 March 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Centre CHoP, University of Leeds, UK
contact email: 
CentreCHoP@gmail.com

Keynote speaker: Sheena Calvert (University of the Arts)

On-going CFP Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of English and American Studies, University of Debrecen, Hungary
contact email: 
hjeas@unideb.hu

The Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies (HJEAS) is

- devoted to literary, historical, film and cultural studies of the English-speaking world

MSA 18: Crossing the Modernist Border (Nov. 17-20, 2016; Pasadena, CA)

full name / name of organization: 
Kevin Riordan (Nanyang Technological University)
contact email: 
kriordan@ntu.edu.sg

In Atlas of the European Novel, Franco Moretti argues that discourse changes at the border. When we cross geopolitical lines our stories, style, and language all record the shift.

“Coming to Terms with Film-Philosophy” Conference and Masterclass with Alain Badiou, Toronto, Canada May 16-17, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
York University and TIFF Bell Lightbox
contact email: 
yorkfilmphilosophy@gmail.com

Although it has established itself as a sub-discipline or hybrid of film and philosophy in various European formations, film-philosophy is relatively new to North American cinema and media studies.

Utopia Vs. Dystopia

full name / name of organization: 
Mariam Fawaz/ University of Florida
contact email: 
mariamfawaz94@ufl.edu

Few of us are actually able to empathize with the hardships of war. War brings on hatred, anger, and murder.

Trespassing on Boundaries with Women’s Archives (MLA 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
J. Ashley Foster and Margaret Galvan
contact email: 
ashleyfoster@me.com, mgalvan@gradcenter.cuny.edu

CFP: Trespassing on Boundaries with Women’s Archives (MLA 2017)

Teaching Central/Eastern Europe and Its Communist Past (Deadline Update)

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

Central & Eastern Europe's cultural visibility has increased since the 1989 Fall of the Berlin Wall and with Romanian-born German writer Herta Müller's 2009 Nobel Prize in Literature.

Urban Studies Area - Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella/MPCA/ACA
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Urban Studies Area
2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference

Thursday-Sunday, 6-9 October 2016
Chicago, IL

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?

UNT Critical Voices Conference (April 8-10)

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Texas | Graduate Students in English Association
contact email: 
anthonycolejeffrey@gmail.com

The University of North Texas Graduate Students in English Association (GSEA) invites submissions for its annual graduate conference, to be held on April 8-10, 2016.

Politics, Money and Sport: Spaces, Places and Mega-Events

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-disciplinary.net
contact email: 
sport5@inter-disciplinary.net

Politics, Money and Sport: Spaces, Places and Mega-Events
The Sport Project: Probing the Boundaries: 5th Global Meeting

Call for Presentations 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?

MLA special session: Epic Theory and Medieval Literature (deadline: 3/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Andrea Gazzoni/University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
gazzoni@sas.upenn.edu

Dear Colleagues,
Please consider submitting an abstract for this special session at the next MLA Annual Convention (Philadelphia, January 5-8 2017).

Epic Theory and Medieval Literature

Comedy and intermodernism in fiction by British women authors, 1930-1960

full name / name of organization: 
Women: A Cultural Review (provisional publisher)
contact email: 
nturner6@uclan/ac/uk

Dr Kate Macdonald and Dr Nick Turner invite abstracts for essays for a projected special issue of 'Women: A Cultural Review', which will explore how British women novelists in the period before, durin

'All the World's a Stage: Performing Identity in Everyday Life', a one-day inter-disciplinary conference, 1 July 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bristol
contact email: 
performingidentity2016@gmail.com

One-day inter-disciplinary conference at the University of Bristol, 1st July 2016

Keynote Speakers: Dr Angela McShane, Royal College of Art/ V&A

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