category: american

[Update] CFP Settler Colonial Biopolitics and Indigenous Lifeways, NAISA 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. René Dietrich, Mainz University, Germany
contact email: 
dietricr@uni-mainz.de

7th annual meeting of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA)
June 4-6, 2015
Washington, DC

Panel CFP: Settler Colonial Biopolitics and Indigenous Lifeways

REMINDER (abstracts due 15 October 2014): SOUTHERN STUDIES CONFERENCE, 6-7 February 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Auburn University at Montgomery
contact email: 
jhavard@aum.edu

Now in its seventh year, the AUM Liberal Arts Conference in Southern Studies invites panel and paper proposals on any aspect of Southern literature. Topics may include but are not limited to:

CFP: [updated] Special Issue of Popular Music and Society on Randy Newman (1 January 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Borshuk, Texas Tech University
contact email: 
michael.borshuk@ttu.edu

POPULAR MUSIC AND SOCIETY
CALL FOR PAPERS
(UPDATED)

Special Issue:
Randy Newman’s Work

Edited by Robert Brazeau and Michael Borshuk

Deeo Naturalism

full name / name of organization: 
ASLE (Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment) June 23-7 2015, Moscow ID; abstracts by Nov 15
contact email: 
hlhsu@ucdavis.edu and hebarda@miamioh.edu

CFP: Deep Naturalism (ASLE conference, June 23-7 2015, Moscow ID; abstracts by Nov 15)

Posthuman Gothic (Published Collection) - Call for Chapters

full name / name of organization: 
Anya Heise-von der Lippe (University of Tübingen, Germany)
contact email: 
posthuman.gothic@gmail.com

The posthuman intersects with the Gothic in a number of interesting ways, which involve both narrative and critical discourses.

CFP: Black Performing Arts (PCA/ACA National Conference, New Orleans, April 1-4, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Borshuk, Texas Tech University
contact email: 
michael.borshuk@ttu.edu

Black Performing Arts: Sound, Movement, Image, Text

Popular Culture Association & American Culture Association
2015 Joint National Conference

New Orleans Marriott
555 Canal Street

April 1 - 4 2015, New Orleans Any area of Africana including Music, literature, dance, religion,

full name / name of organization: 
Popular culture association
contact email: 
katrina.hazzard@gmail.com

Popular culture Association is seeking papers for the African American Culture section.

[REMINDER] Detective Fiction and Emerging Technologies (NeMLA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
beth.seltzer@temple.edu

This Northeast Modern Language Association panel will examine the relationship between detective fiction and technology, broadly defined.

"Expanding Boundaries and Reconceptualizing Text"

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Florida English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
heatherfox@mail.usf.edu

In her 2014 Modern Language Association Presidential Address, “Connective Histories in Vulnerable Times,” Marianne Hirsch reconfigures vulnerability.

[UPDATE] NEMLA 2015 CFP Steampunk Femininity: Recasting the Angel in the House

full name / name of organization: 
Chamutal Noimann Borough of Manhattan Community College-CUNY
contact email: 
cnoimann@bmcc.cuny.edu

DEADLINE APPROACHING-September 30, 2014

We seek proposals for an approved panel for the 2015 NEMLA conference in Toronto.

39th Annual PAC Conference, 6-7 March 2015 - Blockade Runner Beach Resort, Wilmington, North Carolina

full name / name of organization: 
Philological Association of the Carolinas
contact email: 
Kristin Kiely (kkiely@fmarion.edu), President

The Philological Association of the Carolinas invites you to submit papers related to this year’s theme of cultural production.

International Pynchon Week: June 8-12 2015

full name / name of organization: 
International Pynchon Week 2015 - Pynchon on the Edge
contact email: 
ipw2015athens@gmail.com

International Pynchon Week: Pynchon on the Edge
http://www.ipw2015athens.com

[update] Alfred Hitchcock: An Interdisciplinary Study (submissions due Dec 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

This special Spring 2015 issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities will focus on Alfred Hitchcock, the “master of suspense” whose career spanned from the 1920s to the 1970s.

Alfred Hitchcock: An Interdisciplinary Study

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

This special issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities will focus on Alfred Hitchcock, the “master of suspense” whose career spanned from the 1920s to the 1970s.

[UPDATE]: Edited Collection on Lifetime Television and Movies

full name / name of organization: 
E. Newman
contact email: 
lifetimebook2014@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Edited Collection on Lifetime Television and Movies

Scritture migranti 8/2014 - call for abstracts

full name / name of organization: 
Scritture migranti: rivista di scambi interculturali
contact email: 
redazione.scritturemigranti@unibo.it

The Editorial Board of Scritture migranti: rivista di scambi interculturali is now accepting proposals for its 8/2014 issue.

"Intertextuality in Music since 1900" Universidade Nova de Lisboa 6-7 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
CESEM/FCSH, Universidade Nova de Lisboa & Institut für Musikwissenschaft, Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck
contact email: 
pf.castro@fcsh.unl.pt; Federico.Celestini@uibk.ac.at

Keynote speakers to include:
Nicholas Cook, Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge
Julian Johnson, Royal Holloway, University of London
Lawrence Kramer, Fordham University, New York

First Biennial EAAS Women’s Network Symposium--The State of the Nation: American Women in the Twenty-First Century

full name / name of organization: 
EAAS Women’s Network
contact email: 
eaaswomensnetwork@gmail.com

CFP: First Biennial EAAS Women’s Network Symposium

The State of the Nation: American Women in the Twenty-First Century

Marie Curie-Skłodowska University

Lublin, Poland

SFFTV Special Issue: "Star Trek at 50"

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction Film and Television
contact email: 
gerrycanavan@gmail.com

Science Fiction Film and Television seeks submissions for a special issue on “Star Trek at 50.”

CFP: The Gothic in Literature, Film and Culture (11/1/14; National PCA/ACA Conference, 4/1/15-4/4/15)

full name / name of organization: 
NATIONAL POPULAR & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATIONS 2015 JOINT CONFERENCE
contact email: 
louis.palmer@castleton.edu

CFP: The Gothic in Literature, Film and Culture (11/1/14; National PCA/ACA Conference, 4/1/15-4/4/15)

NATIONAL POPULAR & AMERICAN CULTURE
ASSOCIATIONS 2015 JOINT CONFERENCE

Jack London Life and Works

full name / name of organization: 
Gina Rossetti/Popular Culture Association National Conference
contact email: 
rossetti@sxu.edu

The Popular Culture Association will hold its national convention in New Orleans, LA April 1-4, 2015. Colleagues are invited to submit paper proposals for any aspect of Jack London's life and works.

[UPDATE] Great Migrations and Global Discourses: An Examination of the Harlem Renaissance at Home and Abroad, November 5 – 7

full name / name of organization: 
Catherine L. Adams / Paine College
contact email: 
cladams@paine.edu

The Department of Humanities at Paine College is requesting proposals for the 18th Annual Conference on the Harlem Renaissance to be held on the campus of historic Paine College.

[UPDATE] New Approaches to H.D. panel, Louisvile Conference on Lit and Culture since 1900 (deadline now Sept 30)

full name / name of organization: 
H.D. International Society
contact email: 
rawalsh@ncsu.edu

[Update] CFP: Critical Survey- [The?]Archive- due 1st October 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Maureen England/King's College London
contact email: 
maureen.england@kcl.ac.uk

Call For Papers: Critical Survey
Guest Edited edition of the academic journal published by Berghahn.

TOPIC: [THE?] ARCHIVE

ATHE Dramaturgy Focus Group Graduate Student Paper/Panel Match-Making - ATHE 2015 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
ATHE Dramaturgy Focus Group
contact email: 
wrpwdb@mail.missouri.edu

ATHE Dramaturgy Focus Group Graduate Student Match-Making
Call For Papers / Panel Ideas
Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) 2015 Conference

Kay Boyle: Language and Emotion, American Literature Association 2015, CFP due January 16, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Kay Boyle Society
contact email: 
caroline.maun@wayne edu

The Kay Boyle Society invites contributions on the innovative ways which Kay Boyle communicates emotion through language in any of the four genres.

Kay Boyle's Short Fiction, Society for the Study of American Women Writers, CFP due January 9, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Kay Boyle Society
contact email: 
caroline.maun@wayne.edu; anne.reynes@univ-amu.fr

In accordance with the Society for the Study of American Women Writers shared theme of Liminal Spaces, Hybrid Lives, we invite papers that engage Kay Boyle’s short fiction from any perspective.

[UPDATE] Wrestling and Performance Edited Volume

full name / name of organization: 
Broderick Chow (Brunel University), Eero Laine (The Graduate Center, City University of New York), and Claire Warden (University of Lincoln)
contact email: 
broderick.chow@brunel.ac.uk, elaine@gc.cuny.edu, cwarden@lincoln.ac.uk

Call for contributors for an essay collection on professional wrestling and performance, edited by Broderick Chow (Brunel University), Eero Laine (The Graduate Center, City University of New York), an

Multimodal Representations of War (Deadline 9/30/2014) NeMLA, Toronto, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2015 (deadline for abstracts: 9/30/2014)
contact email: 
tbrady@bmcc.cuny.edu

Proposal ID: 15475
Session Title: Multimodal Representations of War
Area: Culture & Media Studies
Secondary Area: Interdisciplinary Humanities
Session Format: Seminar

Harlot Special Issue: Crafting and DIY Rhetorics (2 January 2015 Deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
Harlot: a revealing look at the arts of persuasion (Online Journal)
contact email: 
questions@harlotofhearts.org

Call for Submissions from Harlot: A Revealing Look at the Arts of Persuasion

Special Issue, Spring 2015: Crafting and DIY Rhetorics

2 January 2015 - Submissions Deadline

Guest Editors:

SSAWW Panels at ALA 2015 (Boston, MA May 2015) 3 January 2015 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for the Study of American Women Writers
contact email: 
kallukian@gatech.edu

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SSAWW Panels at ALA 2015 (Boston, MA May 2015) 3 January 2015 Deadline, Contact email: kallukian@gatech.edu

"LITERATURE AND CRISIS"

full name / name of organization: 
Florida International University
contact email: 
literatureandcrisis@gmail.com

LITERATURE AND CRISIS

Department of Modern Languages
Florida International University
Miami, FL
April 9th-10th, 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS

Deadline Reminder: East – West Cultural Passage Journal, 1 October 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Academic Anglophone Society of Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

For the December 2014 issue, East – West Cultural Passage (http://magazines.ulbsibiu.ro/ewcp/index.htm) seeks quality essays in the fields of language (Pragmatics, Semantics, Semiotics, Socio-lingui

Thinking Beyond the Canon: New Themes and Approaches in Jewish Studies

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA
contact email: 
cjs@humnet.ucla.edu

The UCLA Center for Jewish Studies requests paper proposals for a conference for graduate students, post-docs, and recent PhDs on the theme "Thinking Beyond the Canon: New Themes and Approaches in Jew

"Time and Place in T. S. Eliot and His Contemporaries" - International Symposium, 18-21 January 2015, Florence, Italy

full name / name of organization: 
Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation & Life Beyond Tourism
contact email: 
temur.kobakhidze@cantab.net, Wim.Van-Mierlo@sas.ac.uk, stefanomaria.casella@alice.it

Time and place have huge symbolic significance in Eliot’s work and that of his contemporaries.

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