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452ºF CFP: Chinese imaginary in other literatures (January 31st 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
452°F Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature
contact email: 
redaccion@452f.com

CFP for the thirteenth issue of the 452°F Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature.

A New Nation of Regions

full name / name of organization: 
Carl Watts / ACCUTE
contact email: 
11cw18@queensu.ca

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies: Volume 1, 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)

Call for abstracts for panel discussion at Northeast Modern Languages Association Convention 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Lynn McGovern, PhD, Merrimack College
contact email: 
mcgovernl@merrimack.edu

Call for abstracts for a Panel discussion to take place at the 2015 Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) annual Convention.

[UPDATE] New Contexts for American Poetry in the 1950's and 1960's at the Louisville Conference

full name / name of organization: 
The Charles Olson Society
contact email: 
jsh115@case.edu

The Charles Olson Society will sponsor a session at the annual Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900, to be held at the University of Louisville, February 26-28, 2015.

ASECS, March 2014 in Los Angeles, CA, panel sponsored by the Society of Early Americanists, “Interrogating Methodologies in Eig

full name / name of organization: 
American Society of Eighteenth Century Studies
contact email: 
JAJHoward@me.com

This panel seeks to explore the numerous ways scholars are approaching eighteenth century American texts and topics.

[MELUS] Religion & U.S. Ethnic Lit (deadline 30 Nov)

full name / name of organization: 
J. Stephen Pearson, U of North Georgia
contact email: 
stpears11@gmail.com

Papers about the use/depiction/influence of religion/spirituality in ethnic U.S. literatures (including pop culture) are invited.

Trance: Graduate Student Conference, English Dept.,GC- CUNY, March 5-6, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Student Conference Committee, English Student Asssociation, GC-CUNY
contact email: 
karen.lepri@gmail.com

This conference seeks to bring together critical and imaginative forms of scholarship, workshops, performance and other creative work around ideas of trance.

Prophetic Fragments: The Humanities and the Past, Present, and Future (02/28/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Wilson College Humanities Conference
contact email: 
mcornelius@wilson.edu

Wilson College Humanities Conference

Prophetic Fragments:
Humanities Past, Present, and Future

Saturday, February 28, 2015
10:00am-5:00pm
Held in the Brooks Complex of Wilson College

New York and Los Angeles in the American Imaginary

full name / name of organization: 
albeit
contact email: 
submissions@albeitjournal.com

The City That Never Sleeps and the City of Angels. Gotham and the Dream Factory.

Peace and War

full name / name of organization: 
The 41st Sewanee Medieval Colloquium
contact email: 
medievalcolloquium@sewanee.edu

This colloquium will explore peace and war in medieval culture, history, literature, philosophy, theology, and the arts. How did medieval men and women make peace and make war?

CFP The Canadian Alternative: Canadian Cartoonists, Comics, and Graphic Novels (due Date April 30 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Dominick Grace and Eric Hoffman
contact email: 
dgrace2@uwo.ca

Dominick Grace and Eric Hoffman, editors of Dave Sim: Conversations, Chester Brown: Conversations, and Seth: Conversations for the University Press of Mississippi, are editing a collection of essays p

[UPDATE] National Undergraduate Conference on Body Image - deadline extended and Kate Bornstein Keynote

full name / name of organization: 
Cabrini College
contact email: 
filling@cabrini.edu

Just a few updates about our upcoming National Undergraduate Conference on Body Image…

UPDATE The Human-Animal Boundary: Exploring the Line in Philosophy and Fiction 10-11 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez
contact email: 
nandita.batra@upr.edu; mwenning@umac.mo

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

Sideways in Time: International Conference in Alternate History. 26, 27 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool, and Lancaster University
contact email: 
sidewaysconference@gmail.com

Sideways in Time is an Alternate History Conference to be held at the University of Liverpool – in association with Lancaster University.

CFP: Assemble!: The Making and Re-Making of the Marvel Cinematic Universe by September 30, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Thomas Donaldson/Florida Southwestern State College
contact email: 
WSvitavsky@Rollins.edu

Call for Papers
Assemble!: The Making and Re-Making of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Cogito, Ergo, Shakespeare? Cognitive Literary Studies from the Medieval Mind to Milton's

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE: Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English
contact email: 
mkaethle@uoguelph.ca

While cognitive literary studies is beginning to establish itself in Shakespeare criticism, there have not been many ventures into the broader applications of cognitive science to early English litera

Texto Digital - Call for papers until October 15th, 2014.

full name / name of organization: 
Revista Texto Digital
contact email: 
textodigital@contato.ufsc.br

Texto Digital, the electronic journal published by the Center for Research in Informatics, Literature and Linguistics (NuPILL) at the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil, informs that

A Librarian's Genealogical Guide to Outreach for Ethnic Populations

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

We are exploring for interest in a possible anthology by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers about librarians working with local historical and genealogical societies.

The Library's Role in Supporting Financial Literacy for Patrons

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

We are exploring for interest in a possible anthology by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers about librarians working to help patrons with financial literacy. Possible topics include:

Attracting, Retaining, and Maximizing Library Volunteers

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Book Publisher: McFarland

Les chemins de la tradition: myths, mythemes, and the rewriting of origins (March 13-14, 2015 - Louisiana State University)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of French Studies Graduate Association LSU
contact email: 
lsufrenchconference@gmail.com

The stories and plays of the ancients have long been an inspiration, a point de départ, for Western literature.

Wreck Park Literary Journal calling for creative writing submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Wreck Park: A Journal of Interesting Literature and Interested Criticism
contact email: 
prose.wreckpark@gmail.com

Wreck Park is a double-blind, peer reviewed publication run out of Binghamton, New York.

Publication ‘Crime Uncovered: Anti-heroes’ 300 word proposal by 1/10/14 (full papers January 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Rebecca Stewart/Bath Spa University
contact email: 
r.stewart@bathspa.ac.uk

This collection of essays will focus on the anti-heroes of Crime Fiction in order to give readers a greater insight into these characters.

Conference- Reimagining American History in Film and Media

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and American Studies Tel Aviv University
contact email: 
Reimagining.history@gmail.com

Reimagining American History in Film and Media

A Two Day International Conference at Tel Aviv University, The English and American Studies Department.

June 14-15, 2015.

[UPDATE] Hunger (abstract delivery: 30th Sept 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Altre Modernità/Other Modernities, Università degli Studi di Milano - Italy
contact email: 
amonline@unimi.it

The Universal Exposition, which will bring millions of visitors to the city of Milan between 1 May and 31 October 2015, is around the corner.

The XVII Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society Conference: April 24-27, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com; dpizappi@hawkmail.newpaltz.edu

The XVII Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference:
April 24-27, 2015

Shaker Village—Pleasant Hill, Kentucky
&
St. Catharine College—Springfield, Kentucky

CFP: Popular Culture & Pedagogy

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
ErikMWalker@aol.com

Call for Papers: Pedagogy and Popular Culture
Southwest Popular and American Culture Association Conference
February 11-14, 2015
Albuquerque, NM
http://www.southwestpca.org

Festivals & Faires Area, New Orleans, April 1-4, 2015; Abstract Due: 11/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
drktkorolevans@yahoo.com

The Festivals & Faires Area of the Popular Culture Association welcomes submissions on any festival or faire—modern or historical.

O’Neill & Ecocriticism (due Nov. 21 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
39th Annual Comparative Drama Conference, March 26-28, 2015
contact email: 
jcwestgate@fullerton.edu

Although Eugene O’Neill wrote decades before the emergence of Ecocriticism and Eco-theater, his plays reverberate with concerns about human relationships with the environment, including apprehension

Symposium on “Textual Machines”, April 18, 2015 The University of Georgia Athens, GA

full name / name of organization: 
University of Georgia
contact email: 
jonathanjumeau@gmail.com

International Symposium
“Textual Machines”

April 18, 2015
The University of Georgia
Athens, GA

Keynote speakers

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: 
rfierce@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 Southeast Asian Society for Eighteenth Century Studies (SASECS Panels for ISECS and ASECS 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southeast Asian Society for Eighteenth Century Studies
contact email: 
Emnkugler@gmail.com

The Southeast Asian Society for Eighteenth Century Studies (SASECS), an affiliate society of the International Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ISECS), is the first regional eighteenth-century

Women on the Wrong Side of History (ASECS 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Kugler
contact email: 
Emnkugler@gmail.com

46th ASECS Annual Meeting Los Angeles, CA March 19-21, 2015

ASECS 2015 DH Caucus: “Current Conversations in Eighteenth-Century Digital Humanities”

full name / name of organization: 
American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
thowe@marymount.edu, vareschi@wisc.edu

The aim of this panel is to assess the state of digital humanities work within eighteenth-century studies.

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