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The Human-Animal Boundary: Exploring the Line in Philosophy and Fiction - 28-29 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez
contact email: 
nandita.batra@upr.edu; wenningmario@yahoo.de

The boundary between humans and non-human animals has been an integral part of philosophic discourse since antiquity, with mounting evidence of language, tool use and general cognitive abilities now l

Lesbians and Children's/YA Literature.Proposals due July 15

full name / name of organization: 
June Cummins/San Diego State Uniersity
contact email: 
jcummins@mail.sdsu.edu

Reminder! Deadline for proposals is soon: July 15, 2014

Call for Papers
Lesbians and Children’s Literature
Special Issue of the Journal of Lesbian Studies
June Cummins, Guest Editor

SCMS 2015 Panel CFP: 'Ecocriticism and Moving Image Archives'

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Webb Jekanowski, Concordia University
contact email: 
rachel.w.jek@gmail.com

SCMS 2015 - Panel CFP
Deadline: August 6, 2014

NeMLA 2015: Growth in Writing, Teaching, and Learning (due September 30, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
hashton@gc.cuny.edu

46th Annual NeMLA Conference
April 30 - May 3, 2015
Toronto, Canada

Submission Deadline: September 30, 2014

Growth in Writing, Teaching, and Learning

Gerne Bending in the Brut (9/15: Kalamazoo, 8/14-17)

full name / name of organization: 
International Lawman's Brut Society
contact email: 
kjt9t@uvawise.edu

Since its publication in 1847 by Sir Frederic Madden, Lawman's Brut has challenged scholars with the question of genre, as various studies have tried to categorize it as a “chronicle,” “epic,”

2015 Shakespearean Theatre Conference: "Language in Text and Performance" (Stratford, Ontario, June 18-20)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Waterloo and the Stratford Festival
contact email: 
k2graham@uwaterloo.ca

We invite paper, session, and workshop proposals for the inaugural Shakespearean Theatre Conference, to be held June 18-20, 2015, in Stratford, Ontario.

UPDATE - TRANSITIONS 5 – New Directions in Comics Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
a.venezia@english.bbk.ac.uk

TRANSITIONS 5 – New Directions in Comics Studies
Saturday October 25th 2014 at Birkbeck, University of London
Call for Papers

Postfeminist (Im)perfections: The Aesthetics of Postefeminist Failure in Popular Media [SCMS 2015, Montreal]

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
contact email: 
amanda.rossie@gmail.com

CFP: Society for Cinema and Media Studies 2015
Montreal, CA | March 25-29, 2015

Panel Title: Postfeminist (Im)perfections: The Aesthetics of Postefeminist Failure in Popular Media

[UPDATE]: Extended Deadline: Writing the Range Conference (proposals due 8/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Writing the Range Conference / University of Denver
contact email: 
writingtherange@gmail.com

Writing the Range Conference
November 14-15, 2014
Keynote Speakers: Jessica Enoch and Scott Wible

Queer TV in the 21st Century (Abstracts due September 5, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kylo-Patrick R. Hart, Ph.D.
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

Recently, I guest-edited a special issue of New Cinemas: Journal of Contemporary Film on the theme of queer cinema in the 21st century.

Gender and Materiality in the Middle Ages Kzoo-2015

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship
contact email: 
angela.bennettsegler@nyu.edu

50th Medieval Congress
Kalamazoo, MI
May 14-17 2015

Poetry and Poetics (Critical) Abstract/Proposals by 1 November 2014 for SWPACA Conference, 11 - 14 February, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association
contact email: 
shiggins@unm.edu

CFP: Poetry and Poetics (Critical)
Abstract/Proposals by 1 November 2014

NeMLA Seminar: Identity, Politics, and Universals in Literary Theory and Beyond (30/9/2014: 30-3/4-5/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
arnab.roy@uconn.edu

In recent years, the position that argues that human actions are guided by certain Universals (biological, cognitive, emotive, and moral) that are common to all humanity has been contested.

Poetry Studies & Creative Poetry at PCA/ACA in New Orleans - April 1-4, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association
contact email: 
KatMann@gmail.com

PCA/ACA - Poetry Studies & Creative Poetry

Coreopsis Journal Fall/Winter 2014/15 . Vol 4 # 1: Earth Tales: The Challenge Ahead.

full name / name of organization: 
Coreopsis; A Journal of Myth & Theatre
contact email: 
L. Kinyon, Ph.D.; Ed. coreopsisjournalofmyththeatre@gmail.com

Paper Call: Coreopsis Journal Fall/Winter 2014/15 .
Vol 4 # 1: Earth Tales: The Challenge Ahead.
Lezlie Kinyon, Ph.D. Editor
Publication date: January 2014
Deadline: December 15, 2014

Gender and Work: Exploring Intersectionality, Resistance and Identity

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Dakota
contact email: 
miglena.sternadori@usd.edu

Organizers seek proposals for individual papers or panels on topics related to gendered work environments (whether formal or informal) and all the nuanced meanings of “work” in the context of femi

William Shakespeare: A Victorian Hero-Poet

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Esmail Zare-Behtash
contact email: 
behtash@cmu.ac.ir

This paper intends to show Shakespeare in a Victorian context as the forefront of literary activities.

SubalternSpeak: An International Journal of Postcolonial Studies (Print ISSN 2277-3959) (Online ISSN: 2347 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Interactions Forum, Pune India
contact email: 
subalternspeak.if@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Vol III Issue I

SubalternSpeak: An International Journal of Postcolonial Studies (Print ISSN 2277-3959) (Online ISSN: 2347 2013)

Paper Submission last date: 20 August 2014

The Great Irish Famine 1845-1851. submission deadline August 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
EEE, CEMMC, Université Bordeaux Montaigne (France) & Mimmoc , UNiversité de POitiers (France)
contact email: 
moya.jones@@u-bordeaux3.fr, cauvetp@hotmail.com

DAY CONFERENCE
"an Gorta Mór"
The Great Irish Famine (1845-1851)

Organised by

Université Bordeaux Montaigne (France)
( EA 7314 EEE and EA 2958 CEMMC)
and

Submit to ISSUE 3 of GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine

full name / name of organization: 
GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine
contact email: 
submit@gutsmagazine.ca

ISSUE 3: SEX! Conceptions of bodies, sexuality, and desire have been rallying points for feminist activism, research, and advocacy in different historical moments.

“CASCA” – Journal of Social Science, Culture and Arts (Deadline September 1st 2014.)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Alternative Social and Cultural Activities, Belgrade
contact email: 
journal@casca.org.rs

Interdisciplinary journal CASCA enables authors to publish papers in various areas of social sciences, humanities, culture and art.

The Unheard Voices. The Reformation in Eastern Europe, Nov. 12-14

full name / name of organization: 
Emanuel University of Oradea, "Ethics and Society" Research Center
contact email: 
ciprian.simut@emanuel.ro

The purpose of the conference is to present the latest research on people, places and events that are neither well known to the general public, nor featured or debated in the mainstream books or confe

Call for Papers - IJORCS, Volume 4 Issue 4

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Research in Computer Science
contact email: 
editor@ijorcs.rog

Call for Papers - IJORCS, Volume 4 Issue 4

IMPORTANT DATES
Deadline: 1st August 2014
Notification: 15th August 2014
Revision: 25th August 2014

Laughter in the Digital Age -- A Special Issue of Comedy Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Peter C. Kunze, University of Texas at Austin
contact email: 
peter.c.kunze@gmail.com

*Please note the original posting mentioned a deadline of November 2015; the correct date in November 2014.*

“Laughter in the Digital Age”
Special Issue of Comedy Studies

Remembrance and Representation: Canada, Australia, and New Zealand in World War I

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Authers (Australian National University) and Robyn Morris (University of Wollongong)
contact email: 
benjamin.authers@anu.edu.au , robynm@uow.edu.au

A workshop hosted by the Association for Canadian Studies in Australia and New Zealand (ACSANZ) with support of the Canadian High Commission and Australian National University.

[UPDATE] Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature; August 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew J.C. Cella, PhD [Edited Collection]
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

I seek contributors to an edited collection focused on the intersection between disability studies and literary ecology, particularly as it plays out in American literature and culture.

DISASTER AND DISEASE IN AFRICAN LITERATURE: THE AESTHETICS OF ENDURANCE (SAMLA, Nov. 7-9, Atlanta)EXTENDED DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Renee Schatteman
contact email: 
schatteman@gsu.edu

This panel proposes to examine the work of writers who explore environmental or health hardships experienced by communities in African countries.

Joss Whedon’s Comics (abstract Aug 31)

full name / name of organization: 
Valerie Frankel
contact email: 
valerie@calithwain.com

With dozens of nonfiction books on Joss Whedon’s works from Buffy to Avengers, one critical area has been ignored: Whedon’s comics.

Indo-British Anthology of New Fiction, 30th Sept 2014

full name / name of organization: 
New Fiction Anthology
contact email: 
drsharma.sunil@gmail.com; drnicholasturner2013@gmail.com

Indo-British Anthology of New Fiction, 2014: Call for Submissions

The Line that Lies Within: Form and Poetics in the Pricke of Conscience (Kalamazoo, May 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
MARS (Medieval and Renaissance Studies at Purdue)
contact email: 
sfdh@purdue.edu

The Line that Lies Within: Form and Poetics in the Pricke of Conscience

The North American Bicentennial Creative Writing & Literature Conference, June 11-13, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
North American Review / University of Northern Iowa
contact email: 
schraffj@uni.edu

Dates: June 11–13, 2015
Location: University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA
Keynotes: Martín Espada, Patricia Hampl, Steven Schwartz

Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture, Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

For the PCA/ACA national conference (1-4 Apr. 2015 in New Orleans), we invite proposals of individual papers, special panels, or sessions organized around a sea-related theme. DEADLINE: 1 Nov. 2014.

Southeastern Writing Center Association - February 19-21

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Writing Center Association
contact email: 
russell.carpenter@eku.edu

Identities in Consultation: Diversity in the South and Beyond

Disability Studies

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association, Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
cea.cc.conference@gmail.com

http://blogs.uprm.edu/ceacc/cfp/

CALL FOR PAPER: Issue 4 of LIQUID BLACKNESS issue on "FLUID RADICALISMS"

full name / name of organization: 
liquid blackness
contact email: 
liquidblackness@gsu.edu
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