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Film Studies (CEA 4/5-4/7/18)

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Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:17am
College English Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Call for Papers, Film Studies at CEA 2018

April 5-7, 2018 | St. Petersburg, Florida

Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront

333 1st St South, Saint Petersburg, Florida  33701 | Phone: (727) 894-5000

The College English Association, a gathering of scholar-teachers in English studies, welcomes proposals for presentations on Film Studies for our 49th annual conference. Submit your proposal at www.cea-web.org

BRIDGES FOR FILM

Surveillance, Architecture and Control: Discourses on Spatial Culture

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:17am
Dr. Susan Flynn, University of the Arts London and Dr. Antonia Mackay, Oxford Brookes University
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, November 20, 2017

 

Call for Papers: Edited Collection

 

Surveillance, Architecture and Control: Discourses on Spatial Culture

 

 

 

Apocalypse, Dystopia and Disaster

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:17am
SWPACA (Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, October 22, 2017

Call for Papers

Apocalypse, Dystopia and Disaster

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: October 22, 2017

Toward an Ecopoetics of Randomness and Design (Ecozon@ Issue 10.1, Spring 2019)

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:17am
Ecozon@ - European Journal of Literature, Culture, and Environment
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018

Issue 10.1 Spring 2019. Toward an Ecopoetics of Randomness and Design. Guest Editors: Franca Bellarsi and Judith Rauscher. Université libre de Bruxelles and Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg. (Submissions open on 15 May 2018 and close on 15 July 2018).

Marine Transgressions

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:17am
University of Bristol/University of Bath Spa
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Confirmed Speakers: Helen Rozwadowski (UConn); Tim Dee (BBC)

In Katherine Mansfield’s 1912 short story ‘How Pearl Button Was Kidnapped’, a young girl sees the ocean for the first time. Terrified by the sight of this ‘big piece of blue water […] creeping over the land’ she asks: ‘Will it hurt us – is it coming?’ The response she is given is that ‘no, it doesn’t come to us. It stays in its place’.

Transitions: Bridging the Victorian-Modernist Divide

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:16am
University of Birmingham
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 18, 2017

We are excited to announce the Call for Papers for Transitions: Bridging the Victorian-Modernist Divide. The conference is set to be held on 9th and 10th of April 2018 at the University of Birmingham. Transitions is an international, interdisciplinary conference seeking to open a dialogue between Victorianist and Modernist scholars. The conference will interrogate the historical, theoretical and thematic divides that have evolved from the artificial critical boundary set at the turn of the century. Panelists are invited to reconsider and discuss the aesthetic, social, political, technological, artistic, scientific, cultural and textual relationship between the Victorian and Modernist periods, in a global context.

Queer Modernism(s) II: Intersectional Identities

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:16am
University of Oxford
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 18, 2017

After the resounding success of the first Queer Modernism(s) conference in 2017, we are excited to announce the CfP for Queer Modernism(s) II: Intersectional Identities, set to be held on April 12th & 13th 2018 at the University of Oxford. Queer Modernism(s) II is an interdisciplinary, international conference exploring the place of queer identity in modernist art, literature and culture, with an emphasis on intersecting identities. Panelists are invited to question, discuss and interrogate the social, sexual, romantic, artistic, affective, legal and textual relationship between queer identity and modernity.

The CfP closes December 18th 2017. Decisions will be made in early January.

Genealogies of Latinx Eco-Media

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:16am
Latina/o Studies Association Biennial Conference / Washington, D.C. / July 11th-15th, 2018
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 17, 2017

This panel explores the genealogies of Latinx eco-media, defined broadly to include literature, visual art, film, music, and everything in between. As Euro-American fantasies like the pristine wilderness and the balanced ecosystem become increasingly untenable, it looks to Latinx eco-media for aesthetic, conceptual, and political alternatives. And as the effects of climate change become increasingly pervasive, it recovers Latinx strategies for reimagining—and ultimately, transforming—human communities and nonhuman environments.

Call for General and Specific Submissions

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:16am
Rosette Maleficarum
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, November 5, 2017

The Rosette Maleficarum prides itself on literary works that promote the darker aspects of life. From a dilapidated doll that watched her owner abandon her, to the ghost of a soldier  who wanders the battlefield, the journal records to struggles of humanity. Even so, I’m open to little innocent lights, ones that bring back the nostalgia of our youth. But who knows? Just send a piece in, and perhaps it could be published here.

General Submissions

OK Computer: Radiohead's legacy

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:16am
Guillaume Clement / Universite Rennes 1 (France)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 15, 2017

OK Computer, twenty years on: Radiohead’s musical, cultural, and political legacies

 

OK Computer, Radiohead’s third album, has captivated many rock music fans worldwide and continues to this day to feature in the music press’s lists of the best rock albums of all times. A complex, at times experimental, album, OK Computer stood at odds with the dominating trends in mid-to-late 1990s British music and culture, especially Britpop, and the album’s bleak, subversive lyrics provided a sharp contrast with the features of the Cool Britannia phenomenon.

 

Call for Papers MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 AND THE CULTURE OF RIFFING

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:16am
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, October 22, 2017

Call for Papers

MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 AND THE CULTURE OF RIFFING

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

 

39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: October 22, 2017

 

Call for Papers GRAPHIC NOVELS, COMICS, AND POPULAR CULTURE

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:16am
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, October 22, 2017

Call for Papers

GRAPHIC NOVELS, COMICS, AND POPULAR CULTURE

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

 

39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: October 22, 2017

 

Special Issue (2018) of The Journal of Wyndham Lewis Studies (Tarr: 100 years on)

updated: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:16am
The Journal of Wyndham Lewis Studies (JWLS)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, April 1, 2018

Special Issue (2018) of The Journal of Wyndham Lewis Studies (Tarr: 100 years on)

 

Wyndham Lewis’s quintessentially modernist novel Tarr was published in 1918 (Knopf, USA; Egoist Press, UK). To commemorate the centenary of the novel’s publication, the 2018 volume of JWLS seeks 7- to 10,000-word essays reconsidering Tarr’ssignificance, legacy, and meaning. We are particularly interested in essays approaching Tarr from innovative angles and standpoints. All submissions should try to engage with the most relevant scholarship. Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:

 

  • the legacy of Tarr and its achievements;

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