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ACLA 2017: Derrida’s Interviews: As If in Person

updated: 
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:37am
American Comparative Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 23, 2016

 

The American Comparative Literature Association's 2017 Annual Meeting

Utrecht University in Utrecht, the Netherlands July 6-9, 2017

 

Susan Howe and the and the Politics of the Archive in the 21st Century

updated: 
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:37am
Emily Anderson & Joseph Hall / SUNY Buffalo
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2016

In The Birthmark (1993), Susan Howe observes: "if you are a woman, archives hold perpetual ironies. Because the gaps and silences are where you find yourself." For Howe, historical omissions have been avenues for critical and creative agency. Writing into gaps--into invisible intersections between poetry and scholarship--Howe's work has brought us new forms of thinking and feeling about how we organize knowledge and what we recognize as "information." Howe's interrogation of the politics and aesthetics of knowing feels especially urgent in our current moment of Wikileaks and the Panama Papers, drone surveillance, the NSA, the spread of news via social media, and reality television.

The 4th “Photography and Disciplinary Discourses” Symposium Photography, Politics, and Representation: Reframing the Documentary in the Americas

updated: 
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:37am
CUNY (The Graduate Center and The Borough of Manhattan Community College)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2016

The Aesthetics Institute of the Department of Philosophy at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, in collaboration with the Ph.D. Program in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages at The Graduate Center/CUNY and the Modern Languages Department at The Borough of Manhattan Community College/CUNY, invite researchers and scholars from different disciplines (aesthetics, anthropology, cultural studies, philosophy, art history, literary studies, performance studies, visual & media studies) to submit abstracts for the 4th “Photography and Disciplinary Discourses” Symposium, to be held in New York City on April 20 and 21, 2017.

Gandhara Journal of Research in Social Science

updated: 
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:36am
Gandhara Research Society, Pakistan
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, October 15, 2016

Gandhara Journal of Research in Social Science (ISSN: 2415-2404) is a platform, established by Gandhara Research Society, for the interaction of innovative ideas. It is an international, multidisciplinary, triennial, open access and double blind peer review journal, licensed under  Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Scope of the Journal

GJRSS invites submission of original research articles,  manuscripts and book reviews for publication in its Volume 1, Issue 3 relevant to following areas of Social Science:

Modernism/modernity special cluster on "setting"

updated: 
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:35am
Hannah Freed-Thall and Dora Zhang
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 31, 2016

Call for Papers: “Setting”

Prospective cluster for the Modernism/modernity Print Plus platform

Edited by Hannah Freed-Thall and Dora Zhang

 

Proposed titles/abstracts: October 31, 2016

Brief essays due March 15, 2017

 

XXVII conference of the INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR MEDIA AND HISTORY: MEDIA AND HISTORY: CRIME, VIOLENCE AND JUSTICE

updated: 
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:35am
Tobias Hochscherf / University of Applied Sciences Kiel
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 15, 2016

Call for papers XXVII conference of the INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR MEDIA AND HISTORY MEDIA AND HISTORY: CRIME, VIOLENCE AND JUSTICE URL: http://iamhist.org/cfp-media-history-crime-violence-justice/ Hosted by the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research and Analysis of the Media (CARISM) and the French Press Institute, Pantheon-Assas University, Paris (France), the conference marks the 40th anniversary of IAMHIST as well as the 80th anniversary of the French Press Institute. MEDIA AND HISTORY: CRIME, VIOLENCE AND JUSTICE is the main topic of the conference and a special section will also deal with international and

How global were the Middle Ages? (Kalamazoo 17 roundtable)

updated: 
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:35am
DeVan Ard / University of Virginia Medieval Colloquium
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2016

     The failures of traditional periodization are nowhere more evident than when Western scholars approach non-Western cultures, religions, and/or political formations under the rubric of “middleness.” Even as projects such as the “Global Middle Ages” seek to broaden the geographic scope of medieval studies, which has for too long ignored the cultural production of non-European, non-Western societies, such endeavors import assumptions about modernization and enlightenment that may obscure as much as they reveal about the peoples and places they study.

Coldnoon Cities London – Lahore – Cairo – Calcutta (Call for Submissions) IInd Round of Call for Submissions

updated: 
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 5:25am
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, September 25, 2016

 Mapping the Metropolis: Coldnoon CitiesLondon – Lahore – Cairo – Calcutta (Call for Submissions)

 

To read the concept note and call for submissions, please visit: http://coldnoon.com/mapping-the-metropolis-london-lahore-cairo-calcutta/

 

Disability in Modernist Literature

updated: 
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 3:32pm
NeMLA
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 30, 2016

Combining disability and modernist studies, this panel engages in current discourses on disability in modernist texts. The modernist moment, marked by war trauma, advances in psychology, and eugenics, is a rich area of inquiry for disability theory. Recent disability theory argues that representing disability is an effort to engage with the unknowable, which we also see in the modernist preoccupation with connection. Papers may address representations of disability in modernist texts and/ or how authors negotiated their disabilities.

For a full description and to submit an abstract, please visit https://www.cfplist.com/nemla/Home/S/16375.

Braniff Conference in the Liberal Arts: On Friendship

updated: 
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 11:08am
Braniff Graduate Student Association, University of Dallas
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 31, 2016

3rd Annual Braniff Conference in the Liberal Arts

 

On Friendship

 

Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts

University of Dallas, Irving, TX

January 28, 2017

 

Keynote Speaker: TBA

 

Disability: That Dangerous Supplement (ACLA Seminar 2017)

updated: 
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 11:07am
American Comparative Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 23, 2016

Disability: That Dangerous Supplement (ACLA Seminar)

Conference: American Comparative Literature Association

Location: Utrecht, Netherlands / Date: July 6-9, 2017

Organizer: Sarah Mann-O'Donnell

Contact: angelskinned@mac.com

Deadline for Abstracts: 23 September 2016

Link: http://www.acla.org/disability-dangerous-supplement
 
Note: It is recommended that  you contact the seminar organizer to discuss your proposal before submitting it on the ACLA’s website.  

 

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