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"Reimagining the Humanities PhD": NeMLA Toronto, Ontario, April 30-May 3, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dan Bang/Fordham University
contact email: 
dbang@fordham.edu

How can we prepare PhDs for uncharted career trajectories? What challenges await those with doctorates who work both within and without academe?

Editing the Future of the Middle Ages: Some Speculative Emendations

full name / name of organization: 
The Medieval Colloquium at The University of Virginia
contact email: 
zes9bx@virginia.edu

Emendation has become a dirty word in the study of medieval texts.

Call for Chapter, Book Project on Sex and Sexuality in Video Games

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Wysocki / Flagler College
contact email: 
mwysocki@flagler.edu

Call for Completed Chapter, Book Project on Video Games

“Rated M for Mature: Sex and Sexuality in Video Games”

SURVIVAL: University of Toronto Graduate Conference in Comparative Literature, March 12-March 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Comparative Literature, University of Toronto
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

Keynote Addresses: Professor Christopher Fynsk (University of Aberdeen) and Professor Elizabeth Rottenberg (DePaul University)

Anthology of essays on A Midsummer Night’s Dream

full name / name of organization: 
The Early Modern Project
contact email: 
literarymatters@yandex.com

This is a call for an anthology of essays on A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
Topics may include:

• A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Vedanta.
• A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Carl Jung.

Anthology of essays on Hamlet

full name / name of organization: 
The Early Modern Project
contact email: 
literarymatters@yandex.com

This is a call for an anthology of essays on Hamlet.

Topics may include the following:

• Hamlet and paganism, including Wicca.
• Hamlet and Christian theologies.

CFP: Pulp Studies - PCA/ACA Conference April 1-4, 2015, New Orleans

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) National Conference
contact email: 
jeffrey_shanks@nps.gov

CALL FOR PAPERS
PULP STUDIES AREA
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) National Conference
April 1–4, 2015
New Orleans, LA

[UPDATE] The Matter of Murder (*Canadian* Studies)

full name / name of organization: 
Gisele Baxter and Brett Josef Grubisic (eds.)
contact email: 
representingcdnmurder@gmail.com

Edited Collection:
Calling for Submissions


The Matter of Murder: Murderous Acts, Cultural Contexts, Canadian Literary Media

Essay collection “Performing the Family Dream House” (abstracts due October 1st, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Jill Stevenson
contact email: 
dreamhouseanthology@gmail.com

Call for contributors to essay collection Performing the Family Dream House: Space, Ritual, and Images of Home, eds.

NEMLA 2015: Cities Afloat

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
laura.whitebell@rochester.edu or lisa.vandenbossche@rochester.edu

NEMLA 2015: CITIES AFLOAT

46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 30-May 3, 2015
Toronto, Ontario
Hosted by Ryerson University

[UPDATE] Performance and Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Lateral: The Journal of the Cultural Studies Association
contact email: 
sjones@gc.cuny.edu; eero.email@gmail.com

The Performance Working Group of the Cultural Studies Association calls for proposals for politically engaged articles and innovative digital publishing projects at the intersections of cultural studi

JOSAAC: AN ANNUAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF SCIENCE,ARTS AND COMMERCE. LAST DATE OF SUBMISSION OF PAPER NOV'15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
JOSAAC: AN ANNUAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF SCIENCE,ARTS AND COMMERCE, PUBLICATION CELL, DKD COLLEGE, DERGAON
contact email: 
josaacdkdc@gmail.com

JOSAAC AN ANNUAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF SCIENCE, ARTS AND COMMERCE, PUBLICATION CELL, DKD COLLEGE, DERGAON, ASSAM (ISSN 2348-0602) invites article submissions by for its January' 2015 Issue.

ENGLISH FORUM: JOURNAL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, GAUHATI UNIVERSITY. CALL FOR PAPERS.

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

ENGLISH FORUM: JOURNAL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, GAUHATI UNIVERSITY.
CALL FOR PAPERS.

Romantic and Victorian Echoes: A Transatlantic Exchange (April 30-May 3, 2015) at the Fairmont in Toronto

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) Conference
contact email: 
dwhall@csupomona.edu

Call for Blog Contributors - Genre and Medievalism - Open-ended

full name / name of organization: 
Tales After Tolkien Society
contact email: 
talesaftertolkien@gmail.com

The Tales After Tolkien Society promotes scholarship exploring any and all ways in which popular culture genres engage with the Middle Ages.

Chaucer and Italian Poetics (NEMLA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA
contact email: 
leah.schwebel@gmail.com and kara.gaston@utoronto.ca

Chaucer and Italian Poetics

Politics, Disability, and the Medicalized Body in/and Eighteenth-Century Literature

full name / name of organization: 
American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS)
contact email: 
am3466@msstate.edu

In The History of Sexuality, Michel Foucault describes a shift in forms of power away from “an anatomo-politics of the human body” towards “a biopolitics of the population,” that occurred in t

Domestic Drama and Political Culture in Early Modern England

full name / name of organization: 
Eoin Price (The Shakespeare Institute) and Iman Sheeha (University of Warwick)
contact email: 
e.p.price@bham.ac.uk

In the early modern period, the household was commonly perceived as analogical to the state, the head of the household, a king, the servants, his subjects: “An houshold,” John Dod and Robert Cleav

World Literature/Immigrant Literature (NeMLA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
ntrinehart@gmail.com

When asked about the influences of immigrant fiction on her own writing, Jhumpa Lahiri told the New York Times, ‘I don’t know what to make of the term ‘immigrant fiction.’ […] If certain boo

NEMLA 2015: Chaucer and Italian Poetics

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA
contact email: 
leah.schwebel@gmail.com and kara.gaston@utoronto.ca

Chaucer and Italian Poetics

PCAACA: Latin Americans & Latinos - Identity Issues and Cultural Stereotypes (New Orleans, LA: April 1-4, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Raul Rosales Herrera
contact email: 
rrosales@drew.edu

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) National Conference

April 1-4, 2015

New Orleans, LA
New Orleans Marriott – French Quarter

SCMS 2015 CFP: Scarlett Johansson’s Recent Body Politics

full name / name of organization: 
Swagato Chakravorty / Yale University
contact email: 
swagato.chakravorty@yale.edu

“I feel everything,” remarks Lucy (Scarlett Johansson) at one point in Luc Besson’s 2014 techno-thriller of the same name.

PROTEST: RESISTANCE AND DISSENT IN AMERICA

full name / name of organization: 
British Association of American Studies Postgraduate Conference
contact email: 
protestinamerica@gmail.com

SATURDAY 15th NOVEMBER 2014

Keynote speakers:
Professor Will Kaufman (University of Central Lancashire)
Dr Joe Street (University of Northumbria)

UPDATE: Otherness and Transgression in Celebrity and Fan Cultures - DEADLINE Aug 22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Aarhus University - Cultural Transformations Research Group
contact email: 
otcelebrityfan@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS DEADLINE: AUGUST 22, 2014
LOCATION: AARHUS UNIVERSITY, DENMARK.

Conference Dates: November 21-22, 2014
Keynote Speaker: Matt Hills

Return of Geopolitics? Time for Active Diplomacy in the Greater Regions

full name / name of organization: 
The Sixth Uludag Conference on IR :Return of Geopolitics? Time for Active Diplomacy in the Greater Regions
contact email: 
ucirviconference@gmail.com

- CALL FOR PAPERS -
VI. ULUDAG CONFERENCE ON INTERNATIONAL
RELATIONS
“RETURN OF GEOPOLITICS? TIME FOR ACTIVE
DIPLOMACY IN THE GREATER REGIONS”

Interactions Vol. 24.1-2 (2015) - Deadline October, 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Ege Journal of British and American Studies
contact email: 
sebnemtoplu@hotmail.com

Annual deadline : October 15

Charles d'Orléans and His Books- Roundtable (Kalamazoo 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
R. D. Perry and Joseph Stadolnik
contact email: 
rdperry@berkeley.edu; joseph.stadolnik@yale.edu

“Charles d’Orléans and his Books”
CFP- The 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies Kalamazoo, MI, May 14-17, 2015

Collection: Girl Talk: The Influence of Girls’ Series Fiction on American Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
LuElla D'Amico
contact email: 
ldamico@whitworth.edu

Since the mid nineteenth century, American girls have had books written especially for them, often featuring the same characters who begin to feel like their friends, enemies, and overall substitute s

Accessus: A Journal of Premodern Literature and New Media

full name / name of organization: 
Eve Salisbury/Georgiana Donavin / The Gower Project
contact email: 
eve.salisbury@wmich.edu

Accessus: A Journal of Premodern Literature and New Media invites submissions on topics pertaining to premodern literature, new media, and the poetry of John Gower.

Gower and Medicine, Kalamazoo ICMS, May 14-17, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Eve Salisbury / The Gower Project
contact email: 
eve.salisbury@wmich.edu

Presenters may focus on one or more of Gower's works in conjunction with the medical treatises, herbals, lapidaries, encyclopedias, health books, and other relevant materials in order to address the p

Cross Cultural Charlemagne in the Middle Ages

full name / name of organization: 
Jace Stuckey Marymount University
contact email: 
jstuckey@marymount.edu

Cross Cultural Charlemagne in the Middle Ages

[UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED] American Studies Association of Texas Conference Date: November 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: DEADLINE EXTENDED
Call for Papers

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

[UPDATE] Edited Collection: “Psychosomatic” Illness in Popular Culture (Abstracts due September 1)

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

Edited Collection: “Psychosomatic” Illness in Popular Culture (Abstracts due September 1)

[UPDATE] Medical Humanities: Health and Illness in Popular Culture, April 1-4 2015

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA National Conference (Popular and American Culture Associations)
contact email: 
carol-ann.farkas@mcphs.edu

CFP: Medical Humanities: Health and Disease in Popular Culture
PCA-ACA National Conference (Popular and American Culture Associations)
New Orleans, Louisiana
April 1-4 2015

Stevens and Rhyme, Louisville Conference, Sept. 1 deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Wallace Stevens Society
contact email: 
rt1344@nyu.edu

Stevens and Rhyme

The Wallace Stevens Society invites abstracts for papers for the 2015 Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900 (http://www.thelouisvilleconference.com/).

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