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Peace, Literature, and Pedagogy

updated: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:39am
Midwest Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Peace, Literature, and Pedagogy Panel

Topic: “Artists and Activists”

The Midwest Modern Language association invites proposals for the 2017 conference in Cincinnati, Ohio. Papers on any topic will be considered, yet participants are welcome to explore this year's conference theme: “Artists and Activists.” A general description of this theme can be found here.

Poetry, Race, Gender, and Culture: Reading the Work of Harryette Mullen in the 1990s

updated: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:39am
Kimberly Lamm
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Call for papers

Poetry, Race, Gender, and Culture: Reading the Work of Harryette Mullen in the 1990s

We seek papers for a panel devoted to the work of Harryette Mullen for the National Poetry Foundation Conference, “The Poetry and Poetics of the 1990s,” June 28-July 1st 2017.  https://nationalpoetryfoundation.wordpress.com/

CFP, Spr18 Scholarship & Practice of Undergraduate Research: Undergraduate Research and Student Success Outcomes

updated: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:39am
Elizabeth Foxwell / Council on Undergraduate Research
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, April 7, 2017

The theme of the spring 2018 issue of Scholarship and Practice of Undergraduate Research: The Journal of the Council on Undergraduate Research (SPUR, formerly CUR Quarterly) will focus on undergraduate research and student success outcomes. Four to five articles of 2000–3500 words each are sought from a wide range of disciplines that explore how undergraduate research influences student success in a variety of educational and professional contexts. In addition, shorter vignettes (300 words) are welcomed that offer concrete, creative suggestions with regard to the measurement of engagement in undergraduate research and student success. Examples of topics of interest include the following:

Women Between Aesthetics and Politics

updated: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:39am
MMLA (Midwest Modern Language Association)
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 15, 2017

With the erosion of totalitarian regimes in Africa and the intense development of popular protest, women have always found ways to cope with the national disenchantment that has eternally attempted to exploit them as a means to preserve the nation’s homogeneity. Thus, the relationship between women and the nation remains rather complex: on the one hand, they are members of communities, institutions and groups that secure the nation’s political agenda, on the other hand, they are still looked at as social categories holding specific roles in the nation, namely that of reproduction.

Two Edited Collections on Korean Dramas

updated: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:39am
Ann-Gee Lee & JaeYoon Park/UA-Fort Smith
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

With the proliferation of global media on the Internet, Korean television dramas have quickly become a popular phenomenon.Not just permeating Asia, but also appearing in the U.S., the Middle East, Europe, and Spanish-speaking countries among others, these dramas lead to fans scrambling to provide subtitles in their own languages. Along with being enthralled with characters and storylines, fans find themselves listening to soundtracks and following their favorite actors to other Korean dramas.

Popular Cinema in Bengal: Genre, Stardom, Public Cultures

updated: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:39am
Routledge
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, April 20, 2017

CFP

Popular Cinema in Bengal: Genre, Stardom, Public Cultures (forthcoming)

Edited by Madhuja Mukherjee and Kaustav Bakshi (Jadavpur University, India)

Publisher: Routledge, UK/ India.

 

CFP: Thea Astley

updated: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:38am
Sue Sheridan, Jessica Gildersleeve / Queensland Review
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Queensland Review welcomes proposals for essays for a special issue (26.2 2019) on the work of Thea Astley. A panel session is proposed for the July 2018 Literary Studies Convention in Canberra, to be followed by the special Astley issue of the journal, edited by Susan Sheridan with Jessica Gildersleeve.

Please send proposals of 250 words, for an essay or a conference paper or both, by 1 June 2017 to Susan Sheridan (sue.sheridan@flinders.edu.au) and Jessica Gildersleeve (jessica.gildersleeve@usq.edu.au).

CRIMINAL HERITAGE: CRIME, FICTION, AND HISTORY (conference CFP)

updated: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 7:51am
Leeds Beckett University, 5 September 2017
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 30, 2017

 

“The simultaneous awareness of past and present evident in historical crime fiction seems to offer a means of gaining a new perspective on the present through the past.” – John Scaggs (2005: 134)

 

Confirmed Keynote: Dr Heather Shore (Leeds Beckett University)

Critical Recursions

updated: 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 3:11pm
UCLA Friends of English Southland Graduate Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 1, 2017

UCLA Friends of English Southland Graduate Conference - Extended Deadline: April 1st

Los Angeles, CA | June 9-10

Keynote Speakers: Jessica Pressman (San Diego State University) & Yogita Goyal (UCLA)

(Im)Possible Cities

updated: 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 9:03am
Association for Literary Urban Studies (ALUS)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 31, 2017

(Im)Possible Cities

The First International Conference of the Association for Literary Urban Studies

23–24 August 2017, University of Tampere, Finland

www.uta.fi/conference/impossiblecities2017

“He was thinking of all these things when he desired a city.”

Italo Calvino, Invisible Cities

Call for papers Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

updated: 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 7:38am
Journal of humanities and cultural studies (Thomson reuters journal)
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, April 10, 2017


Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

submission via this link:

http://www.journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com/index.php/79-journaux-economi/1...

 

Journal of humanities and cultural studies 

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

 

or via email

 

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Volume 2, Issue 2

Call for papers the zombification of refugees

updated: 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 7:38am
Journal of humanities and cultural studies (Thomson reuters journal)
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, April 10, 2017

Call for papers

the zombification of refugees

a special issue of Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

Journal of humanities and cultural studies 

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

 

Papers and a short/abbreviated curriculum vitae should be sent to:

 

special_issue@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com 

Call for papers Special Issue : Theory and Practice: how Islam Alters the Modern World

updated: 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 7:38am
Journal of humanities and cultural studies (Thomson reuters journal)
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, April 10, 2017

Call for papers Special Issue :

 Theory and Practice: how Islam Alters the Modern World

 

Journal of humanities and cultural studies 

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

 

Submission via e-mails:

 

special_issue@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

 

or

 

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