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“Imagined Forms: Modeling and Material Culture” November, 2017

updated: 
Friday, November 25, 2016 - 6:24am
Center for Material Culture Studies, University of Delaware, and the Hagley Museum and Library, Delaware
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

  “Imagined Forms: Modeling and Material Culture” November 17-18, 2017

A symposium hosted by the Center for Material Culture Studies, University of Delaware, and the Hagley Museum and Library, Delaware

Keynote Speakers:
Johanna Drucker, UCLA
Peter Galison, Harvard University

Lying

updated: 
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 10:15am
Bordeaux Montaingne University (France)
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

LYING

Bordeaux Montaigne University, 9-10 November 2017

 

 

ELUSIVENESS OF GENRES : THE DESIRE TO GO “BEYOND GENRE”

updated: 
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 10:15am
University of Pau (France)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, April 30, 2017

ELUSIVENESS OF GENRES : THE DESIRE TO GO “BEYOND GENRE”

October 12-13, 2017

Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour (EA 3003)

With the participation of Université Bordeaux-Montaigne (EA 4196)

 

Family, Photography, and Autobiography Project

updated: 
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 10:16am
American Studies Program, University of Bucharest
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

This is a Call for Contributions for an EXHIBITION and a BOOK. The EXHIBITION is so far virtual (hosted on www.familylineups.com). All projects will initially be published on our website and will take BOOK form when we have secured a sufficient number of high-quality images.

The title of this project is FAMILY LINE-UPS. Trans-generational Encounters in Family Photography. It is part of a wider research project currently examining the role of family photography in the process of the inter-generational transmission of memory, with a focus on the manner in which exile acted on the structure of the family and the coherence of its genealogy.

Volume on Wharton Critical Insights- Deadline Extended (11/30/16)

updated: 
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 10:19am
Myrto Drizou/ Valdosta State University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Call for Papers

Critical Insights

Edith Wharton 

Please see below the call for essays for a forthcoming volume on Edith Wharton. The volume is part of the series Critical Insights (Salem Press) and will appear in fall 2017. More information can be found here:

http://www.salempress.com/critical_insights.html

 Following the guidelines for the series, I seek essays (4000-5000 words) that are accessible to high school students and undergraduates, and are meant to:

Post45 Graduate Symposium (February 24–25, 2017, UC Berkeley)

updated: 
Sunday, December 18, 2016 - 1:47pm
Post45; University of California, Berkeley; Stanford University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, December 21, 2016

2nd Annual Post45 Graduate Symposium

February 24–25, 2017

University of California, Berkeley

Keynote Addresses by
Prof. Mark Goble (UC Berkeley) and Prof. Mark McGurl (Stanford)

The University of California, Berkeley, and Stanford University seek diverse, graduate-level works-in-progress on post-1945 American literatures & cultures.

MLA 2018 (New York City)--American Modernism Against Itself

updated: 
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 10:19am
James Dennis Hoff BMCC, CUNY
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The complicated politics of American modernism has been the subject of countless essays and monographs. From the groundbreaking works of Raymond Williams and Frederic Jameson to Alan Filreis’s studies of American modernism in Modernism from Left to Right and Counter-Revolution of the Word, the central contradictions between the radical poetics of American modernists and their sometimes profoundly conservative political views, have been a source of great critical productivity.

The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 10:20am
Culture Club: Cultural Studies Scholars’ Association and Popular Culture Scholars Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 23, 2016

Intersections of Identities: Difference and Coalition in a Transnational Context

 

The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies

March 17-19, 2017

To be held at Bowling Green State University

Bowling Green, OH

Featured keynote speakers include Staceyann Chin and Laurenn McCubbin

 

“All oppression is connected.” – Staceyann Chin

 

CFP for ALA 2017

updated: 
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 10:20am
T. S. Eliot Society
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

CFP for ALA 2017

 

The T. S. Eliot Society will sponsor two sessions at the 2017 annual conference of the American Literature Association, May 25-28, 2017, at the Westin Copley in Boston.

 Please send proposals (up to 250 words), along with a brief biography or curriculum vitae, to Professor Emerita Nancy K. Gish (nancy.gish@maine.edu.) Submissions must be received no later than January 15, 2017.

For information on the ALA and its 2017 meeting, please see the ALA website at www.americanliterature.org

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