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Call for Book Chapters: Sustainability and the City: Urban Poetics and Politics. April 1, 2015.

full name / name of organization: 
Lauren Curtright/Georgia Perimeter College
contact email: 
lauren.curtright@gpc.edu

Conventional deployments of the term “sustainability” emphasize “avoiding the long-term depletion of natural resources,” as the Oxford English Dictionary defines this word.

Humor in Social Media SAMLA November 13-15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph A. Alvarez / Retired
contact email: 
jalvareznc@gmail.com

Gender, Sexuality, and Power Student Research Conference (5.12.15)

full name / name of organization: 
Center for the Studies of Genders and Sexualities / Cal State Los Angeles
contact email: 
rbatema@calstatela.edu

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LOS ANGELES
CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF GENDERS AND SEXUALITIES

11TH Annual Gender, Sexuality, and Power Student Research Conference May 12, 2015

Nation & Its Discontents_Edited Volume_31 Jan

full name / name of organization: 
Editor, Nation & Its Discontents
contact email: 
nation.discontents@gmail.com

This project is at a matured stage and under consideration by Sage. Most of the contributions/chapters are ready at hand. However, there is still room for a couple of more contributions.

Essay Collection on Edgar Allan Poe

full name / name of organization: 
Patrick Prince
contact email: 
thepoeeditor@gmail.com

This collection welcomes essays that explore the texts that influenced Poe’s writing. Final essays should be about 20-25 pages long, including notes and works cited.

[REMINDER] International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
The IJHCS: International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

Politics, Civic Life & Culture - Northeast Popular/American Culture Association CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
rhackey@providence.edu

The section on Politics, Civic Life, and Culture for the 2015 Northeast Popular/American Culture Association conference is now accepting paper proposals from faculty and graduate students.

Writing and Ability

full name / name of organization: 
Praxis: A Writing Center Journal
contact email: 
praxisuwc@gmail.com

For its Fall 2015 issue, Praxis: A Writing Center Journal welcomes submissions relating to the topic of “Writing and Ability.” Debility and capacity are experienced broadly, according to Robert Mc

CFP ~ Readings of the Romanian “New Wave” (edited anthology) ~ Apr 30 2015 (proposal deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
Alina Haliliuc and Jesse Schlotterbeck | Denison University
contact email: 
haliliuca@denison.edu schlotterbec@denison.edu


Call For Papers

Readings of the Romanian “New Wave”

call for book reviews/articles

full name / name of organization: 
Çankaya University Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences (http://cujhss.cankaya.edu.tr/index_en.php)
contact email: 
mkirca@gmail.com (Mustafa KIRCA)

Çankaya University Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, a refereed international academic journal, published twice yearly in May and November, is currently seeking articles/book reviews for fut

Trans-Adriatic Fluxes, diasporas and displaced cartographies between Italian and Balkan Peninsula

full name / name of organization: 
Planeta Literatur. Journal of Global Literary Studies
contact email: 
ewa.a.lukaszyk@gmail.com

Planeta Literatur. Journal of Global Literary Studies (http://www.planeta-literatur.com/) is seeking for additional contributions to extend the coverage of the forthcoming issue “Trans-Adriatic.

Merwin and the Anthropocene, Deadline August 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Merwin Studies: Poetry | Poetics | Ecology
contact email: 
merwinstudies@gmail.com

At the turn of the century, the term Anthropocene began gaining traction.

Call for papers: Current Thinking on the Western II symposium, 23-24 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Lee Broughton / University of Leeds
contact email: 
L.Broughton@leeds.ac.uk

'Current Thinking on the Western II' is an international symposium that will take place on 23-24 March 2015 at the University of Leeds, UK.

Call for Papers: Essay Collection on Jane Austen Fan Fiction, due 2/15/15

full name / name of organization: 
Sue Howard, Department of English, Duquesne University
contact email: 
howard@duq.edu

Call for Papers: Edited Collection of Essays on Jane Austen Fan Fiction

Jayne Cortez's Poetics

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Hinton, Professor of English, City College of New York (CUNY)
contact email: 
laurahinton12@gmail.com

Seeking critical work (20-30 pp. ) on the poetry of Jayne Cortez for a collection-in-progress. Feminist and all theoretical perspectives are welcome.

Place and Space in Scottish Literature and Culture 8-10 October 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Scottish Studies Research Group at the University of Gdańsk and the Society for Scottish Studies in Europe
contact email: 
monika.szuba@ug.edu.pl; agnieszka.sienkiewicz@ug.edu.pl

The conference will address the subject of place and space in all forms of Scottish literature and culture. Any text constructs a place, permitting for a (re-)imagining of that locale.

Call for Papers Journal Submission

full name / name of organization: 
Global Journal of English Language and Literature (ISSN 2320-4397)
contact email: 
globaljournalell@gmail.com

Papers are invited for the Volume 3, Issue 1 of the Global Journal of English Language and Literature (ISSN 2320-4397) to be published in February 2015. The forthcoming issue will be an Open Issue.

CFP for the Trans/Gender-Variant Caucus at NWSA- on "Precarity"- FEB 6 DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Trans/Gender-Variant Caucus; National Women's Studies Association
contact email: 
Joelle.Ryan@unh.edu; anson.kochrein@gmail.com; ochoakaup@gmail.com; pughallyson@gmail.com; mbspiege@asu.edu

The Trans/Gender­Variant Caucus at NWSA welcomes papers, panels, and workshops for the 2015 annual conference on Precarity. The conference will take place in Milwaukee, Wisconson Nov. 12-15, 2015.

[UPDATE] Significations CSULA Deadline Extended 1/30

full name / name of organization: 
CSULA English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
significations15@gmail.com

This year’s theme is “Generation(s).” We invite submissions exploring “Generation(s)” in all or any of its meanings.

CFP: The Legacy of Radiohead's 'The Bends' 20 Years On

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Zupko / PopMatters.com
contact email: 
editor@popmatters.com

PopMatters seeks essays on the musical aspects, the influences, and the legacy of Radiohead's The Bends, with emphasis on the record's importance in the grand scheme of music.

[UPDATE] Hostile Intelligences and The General Antagonism CALL FOR PAPERS

full name / name of organization: 
Sara Collins/Pratt Institute
contact email: 
scollin4@pratt.edu

Hostile Intelligences and The General Antagonism
CALL FOR PAPERS

UPDATE: Digitorium Digital Humanities Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alabama
contact email: 
eawilson8@ua.edu

Update! We are very happy with the responses to our CFP, but have had requests to allow some additional time for submissions.

SAMLA 87: "In Concert: Literature and the Other Arts" Nov 13-15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
samla@gsu.edu; dabitz1@gsu.edu

We are now soliciting session proposals for SAMLA 87! Forms for proposal submissions are listed on our home page at http://samla.memberclicks.net/.

Performance, Praxis, Activism, and The Promise of Critical Pedagogy (Riverside, CA--May 21 - 24, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Association
contact email: 
Stefanie A. Jones (sjones@gc.cuny.edu) & Eero Laine (eero.email@gmail.com)

The Performance Working Group (PWG) of the Cultural Studies Association calls for participants for two sessions at the 2015 conference in Riverside, California (May 21 - 24, 2014).

Life and Work The Work and Life Project

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
work4@inter-disciplinary.net

Life and Work
The Work and Life Project

Saturday 11th July – Monday 13th July 2015
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:

Bound labor in the Americas before the abolition of slavery

full name / name of organization: 
University of Poitiers
contact email: 
boundlabor2015@gmail.com

One-day conference

Bound labor in the Americas before the abolition of slavery: legal codifications, transfers and the harmonization of the practices

Poitiers University, France,

[UPDATE] Performance and the Body- Submissions due January 15th

full name / name of organization: 
The Velvet Light Trap Issue #77
contact email: 
velvetlighttrap.austin@gmail.com

Historically, studies of performance have often been tied to star images, focusing on issues of celebrity in professional, public, and private spaces.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended: CFP Pauline Hopkins Society Scholarship Award

full name / name of organization: 
Pauline Hopkins Society
contact email: 
n.aljoe@neu.edu

The Pauline Hopkins Society (http://www.paulinehopkinssociety.org) is pleased to announce the inauguration of its first bi-annual competition for the best essay or book chapter on Pauline Elizabeth Ho

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline: Victorian Dirt

full name / name of organization: 
Victorian Network
contact email: 
victoriannetwork@gmail.com

Victorian Network is an open-access, MLA-indexed, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to publishing and promoting the best postgraduate and early career work across the broad field of Victorian Studies.

The Failed Individual, International Conference (Universität Mannheim, Germany, November 12-14, 2015), DEADLINE: March 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Department, Universität Mannheim
contact email: 
failedindividual2015@gmail.com

“If there is one thing in this world that I hate, it’s losers. I despise them,”

Translation, Adaptation & Dramaturgy Working Group

full name / name of organization: 
International Federation of Theatre Research
contact email: 
K.Krebs@bristol.ac.uk

International Federation for Theatre Research (IFTR/FIRT) Conference, Hyderabad, India, 5-11 July 2015

‘The Politics of Process’

CFP: THE GREAT WAR AS AN INTERCULTURAL EVENT

full name / name of organization: 
Studi interculturali, #3-2015 (December) - Four-Monthly published by Mediterránea, Intercultural Studies Centre, Humanities Dept., University of Trieste, Italy
contact email: 
gferracuti@units.it, mario.faraone@uniroma1.it

CFP: THE GREAT WAR AS AN INTERCULTURAL EVENT

Studi interculturali, #3-2015 (December)

GUEST EDITOR: UMBERTO ROSSI

English

Neo-Victorianism & Discourses of Education: 2015 special issue of Neo-Victorian Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Neo-Victorian Studies
contact email: 
m.l.kohlke@swansea.ac.uk

The nineteenth century saw the beginnings of mass education in Britain and elsewhere, while the more recent millennial turn has seen a range of reforms and ‘revolutions’ within educational systems

The Lion and the Unicorn Special Edition: Children's Literature and WWI

full name / name of organization: 
The Lion and the Unicorn
contact email: 
weeksj@iupui.edu

Call for Submissions

WRITING HOME: BATTLEFRONT AND HOMEFRONT, CHILDREN’S LITERATURE OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR.

[UPDATE] “Hearing and Speaking the Middle Ages: Orality and Aurality in Performance and Text” Deadline Extended

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

“Hearing and Speaking the Middle Ages: Orality and Aurality in Performance and Text”

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