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The Other Side of Translation (deadline: 9/15/2014)

full name / name of organization: 
International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo May 14-17, 2015
contact email: 
revans19@slu.edu or hasleraj@slu.edu

The Other Side of Translation is concerned with rethinking medieval translation in terms of Lacanian understandings of the signifier, in the wake of Emma Campbell's and Robert Mills's recent edited co

[update] Religion & the Environment in Contemp. Lit. (ALA Symp: God & the American Writer, TX, Feb 15); 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 a proposed panel at the God & the American Writer Symposium o

How Can We Believe? The Death of God in Contemp. Fiction (ALA Symp: God & the Am. Writer, TX), Feb 15, 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

SCSECS, February 26-28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
jjburke@ua.edu

The most recent call for papers with a preliminary list of panels is now located on the SCSECS website: http://scsecs.net/scsecs/.

Open call to participate in a digital non-fiction storytelling project

full name / name of organization: 
Afterlife of Discarded Objects
contact email: 
nandrie1@binghamton.edu

This is an open call for participants in a digital non-fiction storytelling project that explores the stories that discarded objects can tell about our history.

Marcher Metaphysicals Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Sterrett (Aarhus University, Denmark) / Helen Wilcox (Bangor University, Wales)
contact email: 
marchermets@bangor.ac.uk

The Marcher Metaphysicals Conference, 29 October-1 November 2015
Gregynog Hall, Tregynon, Mid-Wales

[UPDATE] Ivory Towers and Grain Silos: Place, Privilege, and Power October 24-25, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization and Sigma Tau Delta, Western Illinois University
contact email: 
ego@wiu.edu

The English Graduate Organization (EGO) and the Sigma Tau Delta chapter of Western Illinois University is currently seeking both individual papers and panel proposals from graduate and undergraduate s

Neo-Victorian Biofiction: Re-Imagining Nineteenth-Century Historical Subjects

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Marie-Luise Kohlke / Swansea University
contact email: 
m.l.kohlke@swansea.ac.uk

We invite contributions on Neo-Victorian Biofiction for a themed volume in Rodopi’s Neo-Victorian Series to be published in 2016.

University of Florida’s Conference on Pedagogy, Practice and Philosophy – Deadline November 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida
contact email: 
justin.grant@warrington.ufl.edu

Call for Papers

Conference Date: Saturday, January 31, 2015

Paradigms of Criticism

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA
contact email: 
LBury@hostos.cuny.edu

The roundtable will consider how the spaces available for criticism, both inside and outside the academy, as well as the stylistic and disciplinary conventions of criticism, determine, in part, the ki

Network Publishing: Digital Writing in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kentucky
contact email: 
j.rice@uky.edu

A one day symposium
April 25, 2015

The University of Kentucky
Center Theater, Student Center
10 am – 5pm
Free and open to the public

Creative Criticism

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA
contact email: 
LBury@hostos.cuny.edu

This reading will provide a space for writer-academics whose work straddles the creative-critical divide.

British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference - February 13-14, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
24th Annual British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference
contact email: 
jpellegrino@georgiasouthern.edu

The British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference, inaugurated in 1992, is the oldest and longest-running annual meeting of its kind in the United States.

Short Fiction in Theory and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Intellect Press
contact email: 
coxa@edgehill.ac.uk

Short Fiction in Theory and Practice provides an international forum for all those writing, reading, translating or publishing the short story in all its diverse forms, including flash fiction, the no

[Update - deadline extended] Comedy: From the Arts to Cultural Industry (28-29 Nov 2014) (Abstract: 30 Sep)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Taipei Tech.
contact email: 
louislo@ntut.edu.tw

November 28-29, 2014

4th International Conference on Literary and Cultural Studies Organized by Department of English, Taipei Tech.

Rethinking Democracy in Literature, Language and Culture (15-17 May 2015) (Abstract Deadline: 30 November 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
School of English, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
contact email: 
yiannopo@enl.auth.gr

Rethinking Democracy in Literature, Language and Culture

Conference of the Hellenic Association for the Study of English
School of English
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

15-17 May 2015

Crisis and Beyond: The Literatures of Canada and Quebec

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Studies Centre, University of Innsbruck (Austria) / Canadian Literature Center, University of Alberta (Canada)
contact email: 
ursula.moser@uibk.ac.at / carriere@ualberta.ca

Crisis and Beyond: The Literatures of Canada and Quebec

Écriture de la crise : dans la tourmente et au-delà
Les littératures au Canada et au Québec

Black Theatre Association Call for Papers for ATHE 2015 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Black Theatre Association
contact email: 
shandelj@arcadia.edu

Black Theatre Association (BTA)
Call for Papers
Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) 2015 Conference
Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel — Montréal, Québec, Canada

Poems Invited for Dec. 2014 Issue of Taj Mahal Review 26th Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Cyberwit.net
contact email: 
info@tajmahalreview.com

Cyberwit seeks to publish the best in Poetry from novoices to established poets. Our published Anthologies and Journal Taj Mahal Review have poems that are sensuous, picturesque and impassioned.

“Imagining the Renaissance” at CEA (11/1/2014, 3/26-28/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Lynne M. Simpson, College English Association
contact email: 
lsimpson@presby.edu

Call for Papers: “Imagining the Renaissance” at CEA , March 2015

March 26-28, 2015 |

Hyatt Regency Indianapolis Hotel
One South Capitol Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204

A Special Scriptwriting Issue of TEXT: Journal of Writing and Writing Courses December 1st 2014

full name / name of organization: 
TEXT: Journal of Writing and Writing Courses
contact email: 
scriptsasresearch@gmail.com

Scriptwriting as Creative Writing Research II
Editors: Dr. Dallas J. Baker, Dr. Craig Batty, Dr. Debra Beattie & Dr. Susan Davis

20th Southwest English Symposium CFP Abstract Deadline Dec 1st 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Arizona State University
contact email: 
swes.asu@gmail.com

TRANSITIONS

Tales and Totems: Lineage and Myth in Goddess Scholarship

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Women and Mythology
contact email: 
aswmsubmissions@gmail.com

ASWM Symposium Portland, OR April 11th 2015 Call for Proposals “Tales and Totems: Lineage and Myth in Goddess Scholarship” The work of Goddess Scholarship is intrinsically bound within a f

Call for papers for International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (Volume1, Issue 3)

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

The IJHCS (Volume 1, Issue 3)

University of Florida’s Conference on Pedagogy, Practice and Philosophy – Deadline November 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida
contact email: 
justin.grant@warrington.ufl.edu

Call for Papers

Conference Date: Saturday, January 31, 2015

[UPDATE] The Literature of Loss

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Deirdre Flynn / Limerick Literary Weekend
contact email: 
theliteratureofloss@yahoo.com

The Literature of Loss

[UPDATE] Disguise and Incognito: 1000-1500 (Kzoo: May 14-17 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
James Howard / ICMS: Kalamazoo 2015
contact email: 
jwhowa2@emory.edu

We invite abstracts for 15-20 minute paper sessions on disguise and incognito for the International Congress on Medieval Studies, May 14-17 2015.

Gaming the Medieval: Medievalism in Modern Board Game Culture (July 6-9 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Daisy Black and James Howard / IMC Leeds 2015
contact email: 
D.Black@hull.ac.uk; jwhowa2@emory.edu

Since the early 1980s, the medieval has proven to be a fertile source of narrative concept, artwork and play structure in popular board and card game culture.

CFP: MLA 2016 CHLA-Sponsored, Guaranteed Panel: "The Afterlife of Popular Children's Culture Icons"

full name / name of organization: 
Children's Literature Association
contact email: 
pcote@umd.edu

Throughout the 20th century, the role of the author has played a crucial role in Western culture’s understanding of children’s media.

CRIME AND CONCEALMENT (Jan 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites innovative submissions from postgraduates or early career academics on topics relating to the subject of ‘Crime/Concealment’ for the next edition of HARTS & Minds, an

[UPDATE] The Coming of Age of LGBTQ Studies: Past, Present, and Future Directions (San Diego State University, April 17-18, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
SDSU LGBTQ Research Consortium
contact email: 
lgbtqrc@mail.sdsu.edu

As LGBTQ Studies finds disciplinary space on a growing number of university and college campuses, questions about the cultural and intellectual effects of academic institutionalization have become pro

The Future in/of Television, NeMLA 2015, 9/30/14; 4/30-5/3/15

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Perdigao / Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
lperdiga@fit.edu

Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) Convention
April 30-May 3, 2015
Toronto, Canada

"The Future in/of Television"

[UPDATE] ICFA 36 "The Scientific Imagination" Children's and Young Adult Literature and Art Division

full name / name of organization: 
The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts
contact email: 
rdfierce@gmail.com

36th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

The Scientific Imagination
March 18-22, 2015
Marriott Orlando Airport Hotel
Deadline: October 31

The Migrating Word: Collectivities Outside State Boundaries: NeMLA Convention 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rodrigo.nedra@gmail.com

In the global present, migration is increasingly understood not as a voluntary process, but as one of forced displacement, whether for political or economic reasons.

CLAIMING SPACE: AUSTRALIAN WOMEN'S WRITING

full name / name of organization: 
Prof. Sanjukta Dasgupta and Dr. Devaleena Das
contact email: 
dasgupta.sanjukta@gmail.com, ddas7@wisc.edu

CLAIMING SPACE: AUSTRALIAN WOMEN'S WRITING

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