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Call for Undergraduate Student Research Papers – April 15 & 16, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The 6th Annual Collin College Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference
contact email: 
sferrier-watson@collin.edu

Call for Undergraduate Student Research Papers – April 15 & 16, 2015

CELLS - CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERARY STUDIES REMAKING TRADITION Present-day Perspectives on Language, Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Philology Banja Luka and Institute of English Studies London
contact email: 
cells@unibl.rs

2nd International Conference of the University of Banja Luka (BiH) in cooperation with Institute of English Studies, University of London (UK)

Masterclass. The Postcolonial Cultural Industry: Icons, Markets, Mythologies

full name / name of organization: 
OSL (Netherlands Research School for Literary Studies), NOG (Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies) and PCI (Postcolonial Studies Initiative)
contact email: 
l.l.snelders@uva.nl

The Postcolonial Cultural Industry: Icons, Markets, Mythologies
Masterclass with Prof. Dr. Sandra Ponzanesi
University of Amsterdam, University Theatre 1.01A
June 5, 2015

The Apocalyptic Imagination - 7-9 July 2015, Gladstone's Library

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool and Gladstone's Library
contact email: 
louisa.yates@gladlib.org

The Apocalyptic Imagination
Gladstone’s Library, 7th-9th July 2015

Keynote Speakers:
Linnie Blake (Manchester Metropolitan University)
Andrew Tate (Lancaster University)

Testimony / The Testimony: Memory, Trauma, Truth, Engagement Project

full name / name of organization: 
Rob Fisher / Inter-Disciplinary.net
contact email: 
testimony2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Testimony

Saturday 11th July – Monday 13th July 2015

Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:all for Presentations:

Symfrozium - A Study Day on Frozen

full name / name of organization: 
University of East Anglia
contact email: 
s.godfrey@uea.ac.uk

With apologies for cross posting.

‘Symfrozium’: A study day on Frozen (2013)
12th May 2015

[UPDATE] Sylvia Townsend Warner: Mary Jacobs Memorial Essay Prize

full name / name of organization: 
Sylvia Townsend Warner Society
contact email: 
Helen.Sutherland@glasgow.ac.uk

The Sylvia Townsend Warner Society invites entries to the Mary Jacobs Memorial Essay Competition which has been instituted to acknowledge the contribution made by the late Mary Jacobs to Warner studie

Open Call for Paper

full name / name of organization: 
etum - eJournal for theatre and media
contact email: 
etum@theaterforschung.de

Call for Papers – etum Etum invites researchers of theatre and media studies as well as practitioners of both fields to submit papers to etum (ejournal.theaterforschung.de).

‘James Ellroy: Visions of Noir’ 1-3 July 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Steven Powell University of Liverpool
contact email: 
s.p.powell@liv.ac.uk

‘James Ellroy: Visions of Noir’ 1-3 July 2015, will be held at the University of Liverpool and sponsored by the School of English.

Etudes Irlandaises Spring 2016 issue. Deadline for submission: June 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Etudes Irlandaises
contact email: 
alexandra.slaby@unicaen.fr

APPEL A CONTRIBUTIONS / CALL FOR PAPERS

ETUDES IRLANDAISES

French Journal of Irish Studies

Spring 2016 issue

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: June 30, 2015

English version

[UPDATE] Childhood and Visual Texts in/of Asia, Abstract Due: March 9, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Taiwan Children’s Literature Research Association Department of Children English Education, National Taipei University of Education Department of Early Childhood and Family Education, NTUE Feng Zikai Chinese Children’s Picture Book Award Executive Committee
contact email: 
wclai@tea.ntue.edu.tw

An international conference sponsored by
Taiwan Children’s Literature Research Association
Department of Children English Education, National Taipei University of Education

Metamorphosis and Sexual Expression: Exploring Homosexuality, Otherness, and the Personality in Kafka's 'The Metamorphosis'"

full name / name of organization: 
Regina A. Ochoa
contact email: 
regina.ochoa@ymail.com

This article utilizes Freudian theory - specifically an analysis of id, ego, superego, eros, and libido - to analyze sexuality in Franz Kafka's novella, "The Metamorphosis." This paper suggests that,

Journal of Digital Arts and Practice - ongoing submissions

full name / name of organization: 
International Digital Media Arts Association
contact email: 
proctor.jennifer@gmail.com and brigidmaher@gmail.com

The Journal of Digital Media Arts and Practice is dedicated to providing a platform for scholarly and creative publishing on the burning issues in the rapidly evolving, always contested, and unpredict

Theorizing in the Chick Lit Genre (Proposed Collection of Essays)

full name / name of organization: 
Erin Hurt, West Chester University
contact email: 
ehurt@wcupa.edu

Though the chick lit genre is most often cited as a location for the study of contemporary white women’s experiences or perhaps to debate the genre’s feminist credentials, it has in the last fifteen years emerged as a site where protagonists of many ethnicities negotiate their cultural identities and notions of national belonging.

CFP MLA 2016 (Austin, 01/07-01/10) Special Session “Circulating Notions of TB”

full name / name of organization: 
Amy Rubens
contact email: 
arubens@fmarion.edu

“Circulating Notions of TB”

Conference papers invited that examine the representation of patients' experiences with tuberculosis in imaginative, digital, and other texts.

Digital Media and the Reified Canon (MLA 16)

full name / name of organization: 
Sheila Liming
contact email: 
sheila.liming@und.edu

This session explores the ways in which DH and digital media projects reinforce or solidify assumptions about the canon, to both positive and negative ends.

[UPDATE] The discursive pratice of Irony and Banter" 12-13 November 2015 (Lyon, France)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Lyon 3
contact email: 
sandrine.sorlin@univ-amu.fr

International Conference
University of Lyon 3 – November 12-13 2015

Call for Papers
The discursive practice of irony and banter

In memory of Geoffrey Leech

CALL FOR ARTICLES ON RADICALISM

full name / name of organization: 
JSR: Journal for the Study of Radicalism
contact email: 
jsr@msu.edu

JSR: Journal for the Study of Radicalism—a print academic journal published by Michigan State University Press—announces a call for articles and reviews for our tenth year of issues.

To boldly go where no man has gone before: The Fascination with the Unknown: Time, 9-11 July 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The German Young Academy
contact email: 
michaelis@diejungeakademie.de

Interdisciplinary conference, organized by The German Young Academy
9th July – 11th July 2015, Berlin (Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities)

The Chronicles of Narnia at 60: Modern Language Association, Austin, January 7–10, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Keith Dorwick, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette
contact email: 
kdorwick@louisiana.edu

I am seeking speakers for a panel on the Chronicles of Narnia at its sixtieth anniversary at the next meeting of the Modern Language Association in Austin TX, 7-10 January 2015.

Playing Offstage: Theatre As a Presence or a Factor in the Real World (deadline, Decem.ber 15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Professor Sidney Homan, English Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
contact email: 
shakes@ufl.edu

Call for Papers (deadline, December 15, 2015)
Playing Offstage: Theatre As a Presence or a Factor in the Real World

DASH Literary Journal 2015 Edition, Cal State Fullerton's Official Literary Magazine (Deadline: March 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
DASH Literary Journal
contact email: 
dashliteraryjournal@gmail.com

DASH, Cal State Fullerton's annual literary journal, seeks submissions for its 2015 issue.

Romanticism and the Arts (SAMLA, 13-15 Nov. 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Ben P. Robertson / Keats-Shelley Association of America / SAMLA 87 (Durham, NC, USA; 13-15 Nov. 2015)
contact email: 
bprobertson@troy.edu

Romanticism and the Arts, an affiliated session of the Keats-Shelley Association of America at the South Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference in Durham, North Carolina, USA (13-15 Nov.

LOL! Comedy, humour and satire in the literature and visual arts of the 20th and 21st centuries in Britain. 15-16 October 2015.

full name / name of organization: 
Vanessa GUIGNERY, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France.
contact email: 
vanessaguignery@wanadoo.fr

Annual conference of the Société d’Études Anglaises Contemporaines (SEAC)
Guest writer: Jonathan COE
Website: http://ensconferences.vanessaguignery.com

Revealing the “Inside of Aging”: Portrayals of Elders in Literature, NWSA Confeence, NOv. 12-15 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Lois Rubin, Penn State New Kensington Campus
contact email: 
lxr5@psu.edu

Aging & Ageism Caucus CFP’s for The National Women’s Studies Association 2015 Conference (NWSA)

Conference Theme:

CFP: Trans* Studies at NWSA 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Trans/Gender-Variant Caucus of the National Women's Studies Association
contact email: 
rachel.a.reinke@asu.edu

2015 Call for Papers for the Trans/Gender Variant Caucus
National Women's Studies Association (NWSA)
Nov. 12-15, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

NWSA Lesbian Caucus CFP "The Revolutionary Lesbian 1970s" due 2/18

full name / name of organization: 
National Women's Studies Association
contact email: 
jaimec@olemiss.edu

The Lesbian Caucus of the National Women’s Studies Association invites submissions for a sponsored session on “The Revolutionary Lesbians of the 1970s,” to be held at the annual conference in Mi

[UPDATE] Christopher Isherwood Panel at Significations

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

CSULA's Significations graduate conference is looking for papers related to Christopher Isherwood's life, works, and/or his conceptions of Los Angeles.

[UPDATE] Significations CSULA Deadline Extended 2/8

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.

Literary and Scientific Networks (MLA '16 special session)

full name / name of organization: 
John Savarese
contact email: 
john.savarese@uwaterloo.ca

Proposed special session for MLA 2016 in Austin, TX, 1/7/16-1/10/16. How learned societies, coteries, school systems, or other networks (in any period) create interdisciplinary links; methods for researching/modeling a networked approach to literary history/disciplinary history. 300 words by 15 March 2015 to john.savarese@uwaterloo.ca

[UPDATE] Religion and Spirituality in Literature and the Arts

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bucharest, English Department
contact email: 
litcultstbucharest@gmail.com

ACED-17

THE 17TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT,
UNIVERSITY OF BUCHAREST
LITERATURE AND CULTURAL STUDIES SECTION

CALL FOR PAPERS

Virginia Woolf, Bloomsbury, and the War to End War for the Virginia Woolf Miscellany, Issue 91, Spring 2017

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Special Topic: Virginia Woolf, Bloomsbury, and the War to End War--Virginia Woolf Miscellany, Issue 91, Spring 2017--Guest Editor: Karen Levenback
contact email: 
kllevenback@att.net

ABOUT THE VIRGINIA WOOLF MISCELLANY:

creative writing submissions for riverSedge literary journal

full name / name of organization: 
University of Texas Pan American
contact email: 
pzwerling@utpa.edu

Literary journal riverSedge seeks submissions of poetry, fiction, graphic literature, art, scripts and creative nonfiction with three contest worth $300 each for best in poetry, fiction and art.

Seepersad & Sons: Naipaulian Creative Synergies 6th - 8th September, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The University of the West Indies St Augustine
contact email: 
jvijaymaharaj@gmail.com

Friends of Mr Biswas in collaboration with the Department of Literary, Cultural and Communication Studies, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine is pleased to issue this call for papers for

Beckett’s Bodies: Affect, Disability, Performance / SAMLA 85 Beckett Society Panel (Durham, NC Nov 13-15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Rada / Brown University
contact email: 
michelle_rada@brown.edu

The Samuel Beckett Society, Affiliated Session
Conference of the South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA)

Beckett’s Bodies: Affect, Disability, Performance

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