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'Romanticism on Edge / Edgy Romanticism' - a one day symposium on 9th April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Andrew McInnes, Edge Hill University
contact email: 
Andrew.McInnes@edgehill.ac.uk

The traditional boundaries of Romanticism - six male poets; the definite articles of Romantic image, imagination and ideology; an implicit focus on Englishness - have been comprehensively contested to

CFP “Contact: The Sovereign Body and Realized Zones of Community in American Literature," Santa Barbara, CA, April 23rd 2016

full name / name of organization: 
American Cultures and Global Contexts Center, UCSB English Department
contact email: 
acgc.grad@gmail.com

UCSB's American Cultures and Global Contexts Center Presents:
“Contact: The Sovereign Body and Realized Zones of Community”
Conference Date: April 23rd, 2016 at UC Santa Barbara

Movements & Migrancies (April 27-28, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Toronto, Department of English, Graduate English Association
contact email: 
torontogradconference@gmail.com

[There] are lines of articulation or segmentarity, strata and territories; but also lines of flight, movements of deterritorialization and destratification.

[Reminder] Boundaries and Intersections: Space, Time, Discipline (MadLit) – Proposals by 12/18/15; Conference 2/25/16-2/27/16

full name / name of organization: 
UW-Madison MadLit Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

Boundaries and intersections -- two contrasting metaphors and yet not quite a binary.

Rebecca Harding Davis at ALA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World
contact email: 
mischa.renfroe@mtsu.edu

The Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World welcomes proposals for an open topic session at the American Literature Association’s Annual Conference.

Call for Submissions (ongoing): The Space Between: Literature and Culture 1914-1945

full name / name of organization: 
Janine Utell, Editor / The Space Between
contact email: 
janine.utell@gmail.com

The Space Between: Literature and Culture 1914-1945 is a peer-reviewed digital journal devoted to interdisciplinary scholarship on the period bracketed by the two World Wars.

Indigenous Cultural Practices in the Age of Globalization: The 2016 NTU International Theatre Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Drama and Theater, National Taiwan University
contact email: 
ntutheaterconference@ntu.edu.tw

In the 1980s, Anderson proposed the concept of “imagined community” to explain the emergence of nation-state.

2016 Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature (NPCEBL), April 15 & 16, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, South Dakota State University
contact email: 
sharon.smith@sdstate.edu

Call for Papers
2016 Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature (NPCEBL)
South Dakota State University
Brookings, SD
April 15 & 16, 2016

"Visions: Temporality, Spectacle, and Space": New Directions Graduate Conference, UofArizona, April 22-23, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
2016 New Directions Graduate Conference
contact email: 
arizonanewdirections@gmail.com

"Vision is the art of seeing the invisible." -Jonathan Swift

Freaked and Othered Bodies

full name / name of organization: 
Aidan Diamond and Lauranne Poharec / Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics
contact email: 
lp0828@mun.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS: Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics Special Issue
Freaked and Othered Bodies in Comics

Power Dynamics: 2016 UCSB Media and the Environment Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Grinberg and Christopher Walker
contact email: 
dgrinberg@umail.ucsb.edu

Power Dynamics: 2016 Media and the Environment Conference
University of California, Santa Barbara
April 29 and 30, 2016

[UPDATE] Extended to 12/15 CFP: Queer Circuits in Archival Times: Experimentation and Critique of Networked Data

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Haber
contact email: 
QueerCircuits@gmail.com

Call for participation (Extended to December 15):
Queer Circuits in Archival Times: Experimentation and Critique of Networked Data

[Reminder/Recordatorio] CFP/Llamado/Chamada: Todo Fontanarrosa/All Fontanarrosa

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Celina Bortolotto (Massey University, New Zealand) and Dr Annick Pellegrin (University of Mauritius)
contact email: 
fontanarrosaproject@gmail.com

Call for book chapter proposals: Todo Fontanarrosa: la obra de un completo humorista / All Fontanarrosa: The Work of a Complete Humourist

Youngsters: On the Cultures of Children and Youth October 20-22

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Research in Cultures of Young People
contact email: 
admin@arcyp.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS

Youngsters: On the Cultures of Children and Youth

The Association for Research in the Cultures of Young People
20-22 October 2016

Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC

CFP: Undergraduate/Graduate Renaissance Symposium (April 15-16, 2016; abstracts due February 15, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Carolina
contact email: 
firstfolioatuofsc@gmail.com

The University of South Carolina is pleased to announce a call for papers for its Undergraduate/Graduate Renaissance Symposium, April 15-16, 2016.

[UPDATE] PROPOSAL DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 12/11/15: Play’s the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara
contact email: 
EMCConference@gmail.com

Play’s the Thing: Phenomenology and Play in Early Modern Literature, 1500-1800
University of California, Santa Barbara
Conference Date: March 4-5, 2016

University at Albany 14th Annual EGSO Conference: Crisis and Recovery, April 1-2, 2016 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsoalbany@gmail.com

University at Albany 14th Annual EGSO Conference: Crisis and Recovery
April 1-2, 2016

Critical Keynote Address: Patrick Deer (NYU)
Creative Keynote Address: Elisa Albert (Columbia)

[UPDATE] Border Crossings, Deadline Extended to December 18 , 2015

full name / name of organization: 
GWU English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
lizmoser@gwu.edu, amontroso@gwu.edu

CFP Deadline Extended to Friday December 18th, 2015

Fitzgerald - Open - ALA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
F. Scott Fitzgerald Society
contact email: 
mgf10@psu.edu

The F.

[Update] Medieval Globalisms: Movement in the Global Middle Ages

full name / name of organization: 
The Medieval Studies Institute of Indiana University
contact email: 
mblizard@indiana.edu

Keynote Speaker Announced: Cecily Hilsdale, Department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University

New England Theatre Journal - Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
New England Theatre Journal, Stuart Hecht, Editor
contact email: 
hecht@bc.edu

New England Theatre Journal (a publication of the New England Theatre Conference) invites submissions for its year 2016 edition.

Ellen Glasgow at 2016 American Literature Association May 26-30

full name / name of organization: 
Ellen Glasgow Society
contact email: 
m.graves@moreheadstate.edu

Session I: The Alternative Ellen Glasgow

Politics, Pedagogy, & Protest in Academia

full name / name of organization: 
Coastal Plains Graduate Liberal Arts Conference
contact email: 
coastalplains.uh@gmail.com

Event: 04/15/2016-04/16/2016
Location: Houston, Texas
Abstract Due Date: 01/15/2016

Feminist Readings 2: Theory, practice and politics of reading today

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leeds
contact email: 
feministreading@gmail.com

Feminist Readings 2:
Theory, practice and politics of reading today

15 - 16 April 2016,
University of Leeds. UK

Confirmed Keynotes Speakers:

Reimagining the Child: Next Steps in the Study of Childhood(s), A Graduate Student Conference, April 22-23 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The Rutgers University – Camden Graduate Student Organization in Childhood Studies
contact email: 
julian.burton@rutgers.edu

Call for Papers
Reimagining the Child: Next Steps in the Study of Childhood(s)

A Graduate Student Conference

21 Century Performance and Research, 9-11 March 2016, University of Malta

full name / name of organization: 
21 Century Performance and Research Annual Conference hosted by the School of Performing Arts (University of Malta)
contact email: 
stefan.aquilina@um.edu.mt

21 Century Performance and Research
Annual Conference hosted by
the School of Performing Arts (University of Malta)

9-11 March 2016

Call for Proposals

Keynote Speakers:

Everyday Stowe: The Harriet Beecher Stowe Society’s 20th Anniversary Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Harriet Beecher Stowe Society
contact email: 
stoweconference2016@gmail.com

Everyday Stowe: The Harriet Beecher Stowe Society’s 20th Anniversary Conference
Spokane, WA
June 24-26, 2016

Revisiting Peer Review: Critical Reflections on a Pedagogical Practice--February 5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Phoebe Jackson; Christopher Weaver
contact email: 
jacksonp@wpunj.edu;weaverc@wpunj.edu

For an edited collection, “Revisiting Peer Review: Critical Reflections on a Pedagogical Practice,” we seek chapter proposals that revisit the practice of peer review.

Aelurus Graduate Journal: Deadline is January 25th, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Weber State University's Aelurus Graduate Journal
contact email: 
Aelurus@ weber.edu

Weber State University is accepting, poetry, fiction, non fiction, and scholarly articles for the Aelurus Graduate Journal.

The deadline for submissions is Monday, January 25th, 2016.

CFP: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals (1/15/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Jared Champion (Young Harris College) and Pete Kunze (University of Texas at Austin)
contact email: 
standupintellectuals@gmail.com

CFP: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals (1/15/16)

Taking a Stand: American Stand-up Comedians as Public Intellectuals

Nineteenth-Century Programme Music

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/programmemusic.html

Nineteenth-Century Programme Music

25-27 November 2016
Lucca, Complesso Monumentale di San Micheletto

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[REMINDER] Call for Papers: Cold War Narratives Reimagined (DUE DEC. 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Yale University
contact email: 
yalecoldwarconference@gmail.com

Yale University, April 8-9, 2016
Deadline for submissions: December 15, 2015

[UPDATE] REMINDER: PRESUMED AUTONOMY: LITERATURE AND ART IN THEORY AND PRACTICE 10–13 MAY 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Stockholm University, Sweden
contact email: 
autonomy@english.su.se

Deadline for paper proposals: 15 December, 2015

VISAWUS 2016 Conference: Transgressions, Austin, TX September 29-October 1, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies Association of the Western United States (VISAWUS)
contact email: 
visawus2016@gmail.com

The Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies of the Western United States invites papers on transgressions of established boundaries, ways of seeing transgression, those who transgressed, and behaviors or

Mad Men: The Conference, MTSU May 26-28, 2016, Submission deadline 12/31/2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Michael N Goddard, University of Salford
contact email: 
m.n.goddard@salford.ac.uk

Mad Men: The Conference

Location: Middle Tenneesee State University, near Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Date: May 26-28, 2016

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