IV International Conference on Medical Humanities 16 March, 2019 - London, UKLondon Centre for Interdisciplinary Research and Faculty of Health & Social Sciences, School of Applied Social Studies, University of Bedfordshire
“Wherever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of Humanity”
Political Paralysis: The Global Contemporary
The Twenty-First Annual Conference of the Marxist Reading Group
Keynote speakers: George Ciccariello-Maher and Andrew Ross
21-23 March 2019
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
I hear it every day on the radio
Somebody shoots a guy he don't even know…
--“Turn on the News,” Hüsker Dü, Zen Arcade, 1984
ANGLO-SAXONS IN THE WORLD
Two-Day Conference and Digital Humanities Workshop
Cornell University, November 2-3, 2019
IX Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture
Promises & Threats
Lisbon, July 1-6, 2019
CALL FOR PAPERS
Deadline for submissions: February 28, 2019
Call for Papers
E-Revista de Estudos Interculturais / E-Journal of Intercultural Studies
Nº 7 – 2019
O Centro de Estudos Interculturais (CEI) do ISCAP-P.PORTO iniciou a preparação do 7º
número da E-REI – E-Revista de Estudos Interculturais (ISSN 2182-6439), de
periodicidade anual, a publicar on-line em Maio de 2019, acessível a partir do website do
CEI (www.iscap.pt/cei). A E-REI está indexada no Catálogo da LATINDEX
Call for Papers
SEDERI Yearbook welcomes articles, notes and reviews for its next issue.
SEDERI, Yearbook of the Spanish and Portuguese Society for English Renaissance Studies, is an annual publication devoted to current criticism and scholarship on English Renaissance Studies. It is peer-reviewed by external referees, following a double-blind policy.
Areas of interest
Early Modern English Literature
Early Modern English History and Culture
Early Modern English Language
German Studies AssociationOctober 3-6, 2019Portland, Oregon, USA
Panel: Dis/ability in German-Language Culture
Turkish-German Studies Yearbook, Volume 10, 2019
Call for Papers
The second volume of Turkish-German Studies Yearbook in 2011 was devoted to the 50thanniversary of the migration of Turkish guest workers to Germany. At that time, the prevailing mood surrounding Turkish-German relations was celebratory. Discussions on Leitkultur, the supposed phenomenon of speaking two languages halfway, and integration faded into the background, while mutual acceptance seemed within reach.
Researching the Rainbow Conference 2019 – Call for Papers
The University of Kent’s (UK) LGBT+ Staff Network is pleased to open the call for papers for the third annual Researching the Rainbow Conference on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 February 2019 on the Canterbury campus.
In honour of the bicentenary of Peterloo, the John Thelwall Society is sponsoring a panel exploring connections between the radicals of the 1790s and later generations of and movements for reform. This includes events and figures surrounding Peterloo, Chartism and early twentieth-century suffrage movements; but we also encourage participants to explore connections between Romantic-era radicals and activists today, especially in light of the “generational change” that is a growing feature of political discourse at the current moment. Topics might include, but are not limited to
“Musical Feelings and Affective Politics”
CFP for Culture, Theory and Critique
Guest Editors: Nicole Reisnour and Anaar Desai-Stephens
We invite article submissions for inclusion in a special issue of Culture, Theory and Critique (April 2020) on the topic of “Musical Feelings and Affective Politics.”
Religion and Radicalism in Western Culture, 1700-Present
CALL FOR JOURNAL LENGTH ARTICLE FOR PROPOSED COLLECTION THAT HAS INTERESTED PUBLISHER:
At the turn of the twentieth century, modernity positioned itself as an unsettling force that changed traditional modes of communication, facilitated new forms of transportation, and transformed social experiences. Modernity also prompted technological advances that disrupted political/cultural boundaries through war, empire expansion, economic migration, and the like. Within her Empire, England's colonies felt the longing of emancipation through the rise of nationalist movements in Ireland and India. Eventually, these movements spread across Britain's African and Caribbean holdings, as well. The RMMLA English Literature since 1900 panel welcomes presentation proposals of no more than 250 words that explore any aspect of influence that decolonization
SANE Journal: Sequential Art Narratives in Education
Call for Papers
Researchers, scholars, librarians, teachers, administrators, specialists, and advanced graduate students are invited to submit works of research, reviews, and rationales. The mission of SANE Journal is to promote research regarding the integration of comic books, graphic novels, or "other" sequential art narratives in educational settings; including the teaching of comics or the ways in which the comics medium can instruct or cause a change in behavior. Manuscripts should be submitted by March, 2019, with an anticipated publication date of July 2019.
‘Disseminating Shakespeare in the Nordic Countries, 1789 - 1914’
We are currently seeking contributions to a planned anthology on the early reception of Shakespeare in the Nordic countries during the ‘long’ 19th century.
CFP: “In Forms”
University of Toronto Graduate English Conference
April 26, 2019
Toronto, Ontario Canada
“All the forms of art come to us in their own ways and allow us to make more forms, and to make this exchange” – Muriel Rukeyser
CFP: We invite paper abstracts for a proposed panel at the conference of the Canadian Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies (CACLALS), for Congress 2019 at UBC, 1-7 June 2018, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Problematic Sympathizing: The Globalectics of Connection through Literature
Deadline for Proposals:
7 January 2019
Dr. Geoffrey MacDonald, Independent Scholar
Nasra Smith, PhD Student, York University
The Department of Western Languages and Literatures of Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, in collaboration with Terra Critica, an international and interdisciplinary research network in the critical humanities, invites abstracts for the 3rd Interdisciplinary Ecological-Ethical Encounters: “Fragile Resistances, Critical Practices” to be held at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, on May 7-8, 2019.
3rd Interdisciplinary Ecological-Ethical Encounters:
“Fragile Resistances, Critical Practices”
May 7-8, 2019
Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
27th Annual Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature
12-13 April 2019
Call for Papers
We invite abstracts for 20-minute conference presentations on any aspect of Early British Literature from the beginnings through the 18th Century. Papers on all aspects of teaching, interpretation, and research of Early British Literature are invited. Undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty are encouraged to apply.
The 2019 Keynote Address will be "The Metamorphic Worlds of Early Modern Literature," by Dr. Seth Lerer, Distinguished Professor of Literature, The University of California at San Diego.
Octavia E. Butler Literary Society
American Literature Association Annual Conference
New England Theatre Journal (a publication of the New England Theatre Conference) invites submissions for its year 2019 edition. A refereed publication, New England Theatre Journal is concerned with advancing the study and practice of theatre and drama by printing articles of the highest quality on a broad range of subjects, including traditional scholarship, performance theory, pedagogy, and articles on theatre performance, design and technology.
New England Theatre Journal is indexed in the International Index of the Performing Arts and the MLA Bibliography. It can also be found via EBESCO and other sites.
Call for Papers:
Literary London Conference
11th-12th July 2019
Senate House, London, U.K.
‘Neighbours of Ours’: Cities, Communities, Networks
The Pacific Rim English Conference is a graduate student ran academic conference in English studies at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Aspen Knight, the director of this years conference is a second year masters student with the department of English at UAA. Her current research is on digital rhetoric and feminism. She, and the rest of the Pacific Rim conference committee welcomes all participants and is excited about this upcoming conference.
2019 Call for Proposals
Considering Languages, Cultures, and Identities
Date: 11-12 April 2019
Convener: Univrsity of Lisbon Ceentre for English Studies (ULICES)
Venue: School of Arts and Humanities, University of Lisbon
António Castelbranco (Faculty of Architecture, Technical University of Lisbon)
Chris Ewers (College of Humanities, University of Exeter)
Darran Anderson (author of Imaginary Cities)
Call for Papers
Beyond the Margins: A Graduate Journal of Literary Scholarship
Beyond the Margins is a new annual, open access, blind peer-reviewed journal, housed at the University of New Orleans, dedicated to furthering diversity in academia through the publication of graduate student scholarship in the field of English, with a focus on literary and textual studies. The journal's aim is twofold: to broaden opportunities for graduate student scholars to contribute to academic conversations and to provide a platform for alternative forms of scholarship.
To mark the publication of The Valley Press Anthology of Prose Poetry, edited by Anne Caldwell and Oz Hardwick, there will be a one-day symposium at Leeds Trinity University (UK) on Saturday 13th July 2019.
The symposium will consist of talks, panels, the official launch of The Valley Press Anthology of Prose Poetry, and an optional workshop. Further details may be found below. We welcome non-traditional modes of presentation and welcome panel proposals.
The organisers invite proposals from scholars and practitioners (with 150-word abstracts) for 20-minute presentations which may address – though need not necessarily be limited to – one of the following topics:
In February 2020, Penguin Random House will publish for the first time Claude McKay’s never-released revolutionary novel, Romance in Marseille, written circa 1929-1933, edited by Gary Holcomb (Ohio U) and William J. Maxwell (Washington U in St. Louis). A “Black Spine” series Penguin Classics paperback, Romance in Marseille will be the publisher’s Black History Month selection and centerpiece of the 2020 catalogue. McKay’s late-Harlem Renaissance novel lends itself to several contemporary critical concerns: queer, disability, proletarian, black transnational, and New Modernist studies among them.