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Mobility, Paralysis, and Identity in Dubliners (Abstract deadline 8/8/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Ellen Scheible, Claire Culleton
contact email: 
escheible@bridgew.edu

CFP: Mobility, Paralysis, and Identity in Dubliners

Love Thy Neighbor? - Kalamazoo 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Travis Neel and Richard Godden
contact email: 
neel.30@osu.edu and rick.godden@gmail.com

Whether as a figure of intimate proximity, moral obligation, psychoanalytic anxiety, or a metaphor for a literary history that eschews the genealogical, the medieval neighbor has long lurked on the margins of medieval scholarship.

THE GOOD LIFE AND THE GREATER GOOD IN A GLOBAL CONTEXT

full name / name of organization: 
LAURA SAVU WALKER/ University of South Carolina, Columbia
contact email: 
laura_savu@yahoo.com

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CFP Kzoo2015 Mysticism and Materiality

full name / name of organization: 
Magistra: a Journal of Women's Spirituality in History
contact email: 
medmaterialism@gmail.com

50th International Medieval Congress
Kalamazoo, MI
May 15-17, 2015

2nd Global Conference on Fandom: Practices and Participatory Cultures (7-10 November 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fan2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference on Fandom: Practices and Participatory Cultures

Friday 7th November – Sunday 10th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Short Stories for Lit Mag Website - $5.00 Honorarium

full name / name of organization: 
Blank Fiction Literary Magazine
contact email: 
Benjamin@blankfictionmag.com

Blank Fiction is looking to start publishing quality short stories of no more than 2,000 words on our blog. We're looking for quality writing of any genre.

BOOK CHAPTERS on Maya Angelou (Abstracts due NOVEMBER 30, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kendra N. Bryant, Florida A&M University
contact email: 
drknbryant@gmail.com

In light of Maya Angelou’s most recent passing, I am inviting chapter essays that provide 21st century criticisms of Angelou’s autobiographies, creative non-fiction, and poetry—preferably beyond

Messengers from the Stars - Episode III [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies (ULICES)
contact email: 
mensageirosdasestrelas@gmail.com

The first two editions of the Conference Messengers from the Stars (Episode I and II), organized in 2010 and 2012, gained a significant success.

Award for Graduate Student Research on Philip Roth

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Roth Society
contact email: 
gooblarprs@gmail.com

Annual Siegel/McDaniel Award for Graduate Student Research
Sponsored by the Philip Roth Society

Call for Papers: Summer 2014

CFP – Panel on Narrative, Intimacy, and the Sexual Revolution – SEPT 1st.

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of Narrative
contact email: 
eiranne.edgar@gmail.com

CFP – Panel on Narrative, Intimacy, and the Sexual Revolution – SEPT 1st.

2015 International Conference on Narrative – March 5 – 8 2015, Chicago Illinois.

American Prose Poetry: A conference in honor of Mary Caponegro

full name / name of organization: 
University of Udine, Italy
contact email: 
danadaniele@libero.it

Please submit 300-word abstract for twenty-minute arguments. Send your proposals to danadaniele@libero.it by Sept. 30, 2014

Keynote Speakers:

[Update] ASEBL Journal - literature, ethics, and evolution

full name / name of organization: 
ASEBL Journal - St. Francis College (NY)
contact email: 
publisher@ebibliotekos.com

The editors of ASEBL Journal (literature, ethics, and evolution) invite queries for the January 2015 issue - sooner rather than later if possible. Issues are housed on the St.

Jesus/Montreal: The Cinema, the City, and the Sacred (SCMS 3/25-29, proposal deadline 7/31)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies conference 2015
contact email: 
sdesilets@westminstercollege.edu

Jesus/Montreal: The Cinema, the City, and the Sacred

Acta Iassyensia Comparationis No. 15 (1/2015): EROI ŞI ANTIEROI / HEROES AND ANTIHEROES / HÉROS ET ANTIHÉROS

full name / name of organization: 
Acta Iassyensia Comparationis, Department of Comparative Literature of the “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iasi, Romania
contact email: 
anamaria.stefan@uaic.ro

The Editorial Board of Acta Iassyensia Comparationis, a thematic, interdisciplinary biannual e-journal published by the Department of Comparative Literature of the “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University

1st International Graduate Research Symposium on Architectural History: TABULA RASA

full name / name of organization: 
School of Architecture University of Navarra (Pamplona, Spain) in collaboration with the European Architectural History Network (EAHN) and the support of Museum University of Navarra
contact email: 
phdsymposium@unav.es

TABULA RASA. Graduate Research Symposium 2015

Call for Papers

[UPDATE: EXTENDED DEADLINE] American Studies Association of Texas Conference date Nov. 13-15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Texas
contact email: 
asat@shsu.edu

American Studies Association of Texas
58th Annual Conference
Call for Papers

REIMAGINING, REFRAMING, AND REFLECTING AMERICAN STUDIES IN THE 21ST CENTURY

CFP: On Subtitles (SCMS 2015 Montreal, due 8/4)

full name / name of organization: 
Jeffrey Middents
contact email: 
middents@american.edu

Patricia Rozema’s “Desperanto,” the first section of the 1992 omnibus film Montréal vu par/Montreal Sextet, follows Ann, an Anglophone Canadian housewife who just wants to have a good time visi

20th Annual Jewish American and Holocaust Literature Symposium November 9-11 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Holli Levitsky/Jewish American and Holocaust Literature Symposium
contact email: 
hlevitsk@lmu.edu

"Emotions and Nation in late medieval France", 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI (May 14-17, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Charles-Louis Morand Métivier
contact email: 
cmorandm@uvm.edu

Please find underneath a CfP for a panel on « Emotions and Nation in late medieval France » to be held at the 50th International Congress for Medieval Studies at Kalamazoo in May 2015.

CFP+Grant: “Self or No-Self: The Debate about Selflessness and the Sense of Self" Claremont CA Feb. 2015; appl. due 8/31/14

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Religion, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA
contact email: 
ingolf.dalferth@cgu.edu; block.marlene@gmail.com

SCMS 2015 Panel: New Approaches to Marriage, Romance, and Conjugality

full name / name of organization: 
Krupa Shandilya
contact email: 
kshandilya@amherst.edu

Second-wave feminists identified marriage as an oppressive institution that functioned to subjugate women – demanding their obedience and conformity in myriad ways and funneling their labor into hou

Legal Childhoods

full name / name of organization: 
SHCY Eighth Biennial Conference
contact email: 
gocasion@english.umass.edu; afsimpso@english.umass.edu

Legal Childhoods
SHCY Panel Submission/CFP

SCMS 2015 (Mar. 25-28): CFP - “Gender and Genre Through a Post-9/11 Lens”

full name / name of organization: 
Terrance McDonald (Brock University) & Justin Shaw (Wilfrid Laurier University) / SCMS
contact email: 
terrance.mcdonald@brocku.ca

CFP for Panel: Society for Cinema & Media Studies Conference March 25-28, 2015 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada

“Gender and Genre Through a Post-9/11 Lens”

Onwards and Upwards: Moments of Friction in Victorian Teleological Thinking (NeMLA: Toronto, Canada; April 30 – May 3, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
elizabeth.bohnert@utoronto.ca

[UPDATE - EXTENDED DEADLINE AUG 1] Quiet Revolutions: Politically Subversive Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
San Francisco State University Cinema Studies Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
csgsa@mail.sfsu.edu

Quiet Revolutions: Politically Subversive Cinema
16th Annual Cinema Conference, San Francisco State University
October 17–18, 2014

CFP: Edited volume on television series, Scandal (Due: September 15, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kimberly Moffitt
contact email: 
gladiatorsinsuitsvolume@gmail.com

Gladiators in Suits:
Race, Gender, and the Politics of Representation in Scandal

Edited by: Kimberly R. Moffitt, Simone Puff, and Ronald L. Jackson II

Medical Humanities: Health and Illness in Popular Culture PCA/ACA National Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Carol-Ann Farkas/MCPHS University
contact email: 
carol-ann.farkas@mcphs.edu

Medical Humanities: Health and Illness in Popular Culture

PCA-ACA National Conference (Popular and American Culture Associations)

New Orleans, Louisiana

April 1-4 2015

Hamsa. Journal of Judaic and Islamic Studies, nº 3

full name / name of organization: 
CIDEHUS - Centro Interdisciplinar de História, Culturas e Sociedades
contact email: 
mfbarros@uevora.pt; tavim40@hotmail.com

Hamsa. Journal of Judaic and Islamic Studies, nº 3
Contributions are welcome, for publication in the 3rd issue of Hamsa. Journal of Judaic and Islamic Studies. Subject is free.

Call for Papers MIDAS – issue 5 - Science and Art, SciArt: Museums, Laboratories, Scientists and Artists

full name / name of organization: 
CIDEHUS - Centro Interdisciplinar de História, Culturas e Sociedades
contact email: 
revistamidas@gmail.com

MIDAS – Museum Interdisciplinary Studies is launching a call for papers for issue 5 for publication in Spring 2015.

Hamsa. Journal of Judaic and Islamic Studies, nº 2 - Purity and Impurity

full name / name of organization: 
CIDEHUS - Centro Interdisciplinar de História, Culturas e Sociedades
contact email: 
mfbarros@uevora.pt; tavim40@hotmail.com

“Purity” and “Impurity” establish themselves as structural categories in both Islam and Judaism, embracing dimensions as diverse as the body, food, clothing and even space itself.

Globalizing the American Revolution (Abstracts Due 1-Aug-2014) [REPOST}

full name / name of organization: 
Maria O'Malley and Denys Van Renen/ University of Nebraska, Kearney
contact email: 
omalleym2@unk.edu, vanrenendw@unk.edu

Call for Contributors to Edited Collection:

Intertexts and Intersections: Charting Anne Carson’s Work (NeMLA, April 30-May 3, 2015, Toronto)

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Jensen / NeMLA 2015
contact email: 
Sarahj250@gmail.com

What does it mean to produce writing that is ‘arguably not poetry,’ but to be one of Canada’s preeminent poets? Can we situate Carson, who actively resists stable notions of place, space, and temporality, in a contemporary Canadian context?

Languages of Preaching in Anglo-Saxon England

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics at the 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies
contact email: 
brandonwhawk@gmail.com

Society for the Study of Anglo-Saxon Homiletics: Languages of Preaching in Anglo-Saxon England

CfP: The European Union and the Politicization of Europe, 26 - 27 September 2014

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

Call for Papers
The Third Euroacademia International Conference
The European Union and the Politicization of Europe

26 - 27 September 2014, Lisbon, Portugal
5* Eurostars Hotel das Letras

The Death of God in Contemp Fiction (ALA Symp: God & the Amer Writer, TX, 2/26-28); due 9/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Contemporary Literature
contact email: 
kweekes@psu.edu

The Society for Contemporary Literature, a group dedicated to the study of literature of the last 25 years, invites 300-word abstracts for presentations at the God & the American Writer Symposium

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