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Literatures of Development

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association -- Harvard University -- March 17 - 20, 2016
contact email: 
cfan@berkeley.edu

LITERATURES OF DEVELOPMENT

Organizers: Sunny Xiang (sunny.xiang@yale.edu) and Christopher Fan (cfan@berkeley.edu)

Untying the Mother Tongue On Language, Affect, and the Unconscious, deadline 15 September

full name / name of organization: 
Federico Dal Bo, Antonio Castore / ICI Berlin
contact email: 
mothertongue@ici-berlin.org

CfP: The Fourth Euroacademia Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again, 23 – 24 October 2015, Lucca, Italy

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
office@euroacademia.eu

CALL FOR PAPERS
The Fourth Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again
23 - 24 October 2015, Lucca, Italy
Palazzo Bernardini

“The Many Tongues of Talk and Tale” to be held February 12-13, 2016 at The Ferguson Center of The University of Alabama

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Alabama Languages Conference
contact email: 
ualanguagesconference@gmail.com

The graduate students of The University of Alabama’s Department of Modern Languages & Classics, in collaboration with the graduate students of the Department of English and the TESOL program, invite

Discussing Sexuality in the Liberal Arts: To Clothe or Not to Clothe? Deadline September 30

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Earl Yarington/NeMLA
contact email: 
yaringef@pgcc.edu

Abstract

The 47th NeMLA Convention in Hartford, Connecticut, March 17-20 2016

Nordic Literature and Culture (PAMLA Conference, Nov. 6-8,2015); Proposals due 9/20

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
erla.marteinsdottir@ucr.edu

Looking for a paper for the Nordic Literature and Culture session on any aspect of Nordic or Scandinavian literature, culture, or film.

Afrofuturism and Environmental Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Resilience: A Journal of Environmental Humanities
contact email: 
alioi@juilliard.edu

The Media Review section of Resilience: A Journal of Environmental Humanities seeks reviews of contemporary media at the intersection of Afrofuturism and environmental humanities.

Fashion and Horror, 28.08.2015-31.10.2015

full name / name of organization: 
Gudrun D. Whitehead and Julia Petrov
contact email: 
CostumedHorror@gmail.com

This is a call for proposals for chapters to comprise a potential new publication, which has had strong interest from Bloomsbury. Editors of this volume are Dr.

DOOM: From the Personal to the Apocalyptic (1/10/2016); (2/27/2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Wilson College Humanities Conference
contact email: 
mcornelius@wilson.edu

Wilson College Humanities Conference

DOOM: From the Personal to the Apocalyptic

Saturday, February 27, 2016
10:00am-5:00pm
Held in the Brooks Complex of Wilson College
Chambersburg, PA

ACLA seminar proposal - Narrative's Others

full name / name of organization: 
Dora Zhang
contact email: 
dyzhang@berkeley.edu

In his recent Antinomies of Realism, Frederic Jameson identifies an unresolvable tension in the realist novel between two impulses.

CFP: Facebook Before Facebook Seminar at American Comparative Literature Association Harvard University in Cambridge, MA

full name / name of organization: 
Sophia Mizouni
contact email: 
smizouni@bu.edu

CFP: Facebook Before Facebook
Seminar at American Comparative Literature Association
Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts March 17-20, 2016.

Maghreb and Modernity- Deadline: September 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA-Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
arocca@salemstate.edu

Inspired by Sophie Bessis’ La double impasse, this panel invites papers that explore the complex meaning and practice of modernity in the Maghreb, as represented and envisioned in contemporary liter

Where the World Ends (ACLA2016 3/17-3/20, Harvard University)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Wijaya / Cornell University
contact email: 
ew388@cornell.edu

Africa: From Migration to Homecoming- Deadline: September 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA-Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
arocca@salemstate.edu

This panel explores literary, artistic, and cinematic representations of Francophone African migrants’ fictional or autobiographical homecoming narratives since the 1990s.

What's Love Got to Do with it: Theory, Desire, and Performance (ACLA, Harvard, 3/17-3/20/16; deadline 9/23/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Yomaira Figueroa (Michigan State University), Carolyn Ureña (Rutgers University)
contact email: 
yomairaf@msu.edu, carolyn.urena@rutgers.edu

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American Comparative Literature Association 2016 Conference
Harvard University
March 17-20, 2016

Deadline for abstracts: Sept 23, 2015

SF Storyworlds [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Gylphi Press
contact email: 
P.A.March-Russell@kent.ac.uk

SF Storyworlds is an interdisciplinary series devoted to the study of science fiction.

Orient in Literature - Literature of the Orient : Sources & Inspirations (OLLO 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Nicolaus Copernicus University / Polish Oriental Society
contact email: 
konferencjaollo2016@gmail.com


http://www.home.umk.pl/~pjkj_umk/Orient3en.html

https://twitter.com/OLLO2016

Many Africas In/Of Imagination

full name / name of organization: 
Glocal Colloquies: An International Journal of World Literatures & Cultures
contact email: 
glocalcolloquies@gmail.com

Many Africas In/Of Imagination

Once, in the distant past, Africa came to the World. . .

Special Critical Section, Volume 6: Making Theatrical Magic [May 1-2015-April 30 2016]

full name / name of organization: 
Technoculture: An Online Journal of Technology in Society
contact email: 
theatre-section at tcjournal dot org

In 2012, audiences at the Coachella Music and Art Festival were in for a shock as Snoop Lion (formerly “Snoop Dog”) performed with the late Tupac Shakur.

Loss [11-13 March 2016]

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

Loss
A Dying and Death Research Project

Friday 11th March – Sunday 13th March 2016
Budapest, Hungary

Puppet theatre: otherness and alterity (Barcelona - 22/24 OCT 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Institut del Teatre de la Diputació de Barcelona
contact email: 
mae@institutdelteatre.cat

El Instituto del Teatro de la Diputación de Barcelona acoge el simposio Teatro de títeres: desdoblamiento y alteridad del 22 al 24 de octubre de 2015.

[UPDATE] The Cultural Landscape of Teenagers

full name / name of organization: 
University of Maine (Le Mans, France) and University of Akron
contact email: 
delphine.letort@univ-lemans.fr, elisabeth.lamothe@univ-lemans.fr

The Cultural Landscape of Teenagers

CEA 2016 Book History CFP

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association Book History CFP
contact email: 
erin.bistline@ttu.edu

The College English Association, a gathering of scholar-teachers in English studies, welcomes proposals for presentations for our 47th annual conference.

Postcolonial Lawrence: Politics, Perspective and Production

full name / name of organization: 
Feroza Jussawalla
contact email: 
fjussawa@unm.edu

Scholarly/theoretical essays, written so that they may also be read by the lay reader, solicited for a collection of essays on D.H.

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline--CFP VI Annual UConn LANGSA Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Languages Graduate Student Association--University of Connecticut
contact email: 
langsa.uconn@gmail.com

VI Annual Languages Graduate Student Association Conference
University of Connecticut

CALL FOR PAPERS
At the Crossroads: Mapping Dichotomies in Literatures, Cultures, and Languages

First Nations Children’s Literature: 15 November 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English
contact email: 
rharde@ualberta.ca

First Nations Children’s Literature

A Call for Paper Proposals for ACCUTE 2016

Roxanne Harde, University of Alberta
rharde@ualberta.ca

ECSSS at ASECS (3/31-4/3 2016) - “The nature of the superstructure”: Scottish Historiography in the Eighteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth-Century Scottish Studies at American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies 2016
contact email: 
mamrozowicz@albany.edu

Alongside groundbreaking innovations in the disciplines of philosophy, law, and medicine, the thinkers of the Scottish Enlightenment were also very influential historiographers.

Epic as World Genre (ACLA 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Erin Singer / University of Houston
contact email: 
ecsinger@uh.edu

Seeking proposals for the seminar "Epic as World Genre" for the upcoming ACLA conference (Harvard University, March 17-20, 2016).

CEA 2016: creation [Special Topics: Composition and Rhetoric]

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
dnielsen@murraystate.edu

Call for Papers, CEA 2016

creation [Special Topics: Composition and Rhetoric]

47th Annual Conference | March 31-April 2, 2016 | Denver, CO

“And as imagination bodies forth

NeMLA 2016 Pedagogy Roundtable / Interdisciplinary Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
birdsal5@msu.edu

The Bane of Their Existence: Making Interdisciplinary Humanities Matter

Trans* Texts/Politics/Bodies, NeMLA in Hartford, CT, 3/17/16-3/20/16

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
rutkowsk@geneseo.edu

2016 will mark the tenth anniversary of the groundbreaking anthology The Transgender Studies Reader (Routledge, 2006, eds. Susan Stryker and Stephen White).

CFP: Visualizing the Street - 17 June 2016 / deadline 1 November 2015

full name / name of organization: 
ASCA Cities Project / University of Amsterdam
contact email: 
j.a.naeff@uva.nl

Call for Papers - VISUALIZING THE STREET
ASCA Cities Project - Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis, University of Amsterdam

Fairy Tales, Folk Lore and Legends

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

Fairy Tales, Folk Lore and Legends
Call for Submissions 2016

Monday 14th March – Wednesday 16th March 2016
Budapest, Hungary

'Feeling for Another: The Role of Empathy in Moral Theory and Moral Psychology' (21st/22nd November 2015, Oxford)

full name / name of organization: 
Oxford Affections and Ethics Network (TORCH)
contact email: 
betiel.wasihun@mod-langs.ox.ac.uk

Empathy has for a long time been recognized to play a crucial role in ethics and moral psychology, even though its precise contribution is still under dispute.

Haunted Europe: Continental Connections in English-Language Gothic Writing, Film and New Media 9 - 10 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Leiden University, the Netherlands
contact email: 
m.newton@hum.leidenuniv.nl

Keynote speakers:
Professor Robert Miles (University of Victoria)
Professor Roger Luckhurst (Birkbeck – University of London)
Professor Tanya Krzywinska (Falmouth University)
Lesley Megahey (director of the BBC film Schalken, the Painter)

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