Call for Papers
“Ethnicity and Immigration in the Midwest”
Sponsored by the Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature
American Literature Association Annual Conference
San Francisco, California
May 24-27, 2018
The American Literature Society seeks submissions to a panel at the annual American Literature Association Conference (ALA), which will be held at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco on May 24-27, 2018 (Thursday through Sunday of Memorial Day weekend).
“Reassessing Leslie Fiedler”
Call for Papers:
The Latina/o Literature & Culture Society
of the American Literature Association
29th Annual Conference: May 24-27, 2018
Hyatt Regency, San Francisco, CA
Deadline: January 8, 2018
Newberry College is pleased to invite submissions for the second issue of Studies in Crime Writing, which will appear in late 2018 or early 2019. Studies in Crime Writing is a peer-reviewed, open-access, online scholarly journal dedicated to crime writing, including true crime, thrillers, prison writing, detective fiction, and noir. The journal's focus is on written work, rather than film, computer games, or other electronic media. We are open to a variety of theoretical and scholarly approaches, and to bibliographic and textual scholarship as well.
The Afterlives of Modernism: modernist continuities in contemporary English-language fiction
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association 39th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 7 - 10, 2018
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Panels are now forming for presentations regarding all aspects (historical, literary, cultural, etc.) of Captivity Narratives. All topics and approaches to the genre are welcomed. Graduate students/future teachers are particularly welcome to participate (with monetary awards for the best graduate student papers) - or to simply register to attend the conference and its captivity narrative panels.
CFP for Academic Anthology
Supersex: Essays on Sexuality, Fantasy, and the Superhero
Analyses/Rereadings/Theories (A/R/T Journal; ISSN 2353-6098) is a peer-reviewed open-access journal that has been created with a view to providing a forum for analyzing and discussing issues of immediate relevance for contemporary literary and cultural studies.
The editors would like to invite submission of contributions for its next issue. We invite original articles, reviews and interviews addressing any topics related to Anglophone literature, art, and culture.
Issue 5.2: #metoo: Sexual Harassment and Assault albeit, an innovative, MLA-indexed online journal of scholarship and pedagogy, invites scholarly articles, detailed lesson plans, book reviews, creative pieces, and nonfiction essays exploring the theme of sexual harassment and assault. Topics for this issue can include, but are not limited to:First person accountsSexual harassment and assault in literatureMisogyny and the objectification of women in comicsThe representation of women on filmThe sexualization of girls in mediaTrauma Please email abstracts or complete articles, along with a brief biographical statement,to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 5, 2018.