category: american

The IAFOR North American Conference on Media, Film and Cultural Studies - 18-21 September, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
nacmfcs@iafor.org

Conference Themes 2014: “Individual, Community, Society: Conflict, Resolution & Synergy”, and “Borderlands of Becoming, Belonging, and Sharing”

The IAFOR North American Conference on the Social Sciences - September 11-14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
nacss@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum in conjunction with its global university and institutional partners is proud to announce the Inaugural North American Conference on the Social Sciences.

The IAFOR North American Conference on Sustainability, Energy and the Environment 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
nacsee@iafor.org

NACSEE2014 September 11-14, 2014 The Marriott – Downtown Providence, Rhode Island, USA

[UPDATE] CFP: Edited Collection on Bruce Springsteen for Routledge Studies in Popular Music Series

full name / name of organization: 
Bill Wolff / Rowan University
contact email: 
wolffspringsteencollection@gmail.com

I am soliciting abstracts by scholars from all disciplines, including scholar-fans and fan-scholars, to be considered for inclusion in an edited collection on Bruce Springsteen

Natural Phenomena and Spaces in Early Modern Literature

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mge1108@gmail.com

This panel welcomes papers about any aspect of Early Modern/Renaissance Literature as examined through an ecocritical or natural lens.

[REMINDER] Modernist Studies Association: Nov. 6-9, 2014 / Pittsburgh, PA, USA

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
msasixteen@gmail.com

The 16th annual conference of the Modernist Studies Association will be held at the historic Omni William Penn hotel in downtown Pittsburgh, PA, November 6-9, 2014.

UPDATE/DEADLINE EXTENDED: Special Sessions Proposals for MMLA (DUE 5/15; November 13-16, Detroit)

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mmla@luc.edu

The Program Committee of the Midwest Modern Language Association particularly welcomes CFPs for Special Sessions that address the 2014 conference theme, "The Lives of Cities." Special Sessions may foc

Conference and Publication: On Literary Influence: Europe/America (Fall 2014, Germany)

full name / name of organization: 
Cusanuswerk Germany
contact email: 
cfp_influence@cusanuswerk.org

The Cusanuswerk is the scholarship body of the Catholic Church in Germany and awards government scholarships to exceptionally gifted researchers in all branches of academic study.

Scholarly articles and creative writing, deadline 5/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca

The Golden Age Westerns / Deadline for abstracts June 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The 2014 Film & History Conference, Madison, WI, 29 Oct to 2 Nov 2014
contact email: 
smatheson@ucn.ca

From the late 1920s to the mid-1960s, the Western genre underwent a series of surprising transformations, experiencing a decline, a rebirth, and finally, its Golden Age.

Rhetorical Approaches to Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific and Ancient Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
kassia.d.jackson@tcu.edu

This panel analyzes literature using a rhetorical framework or lens. We are interested in exploring all categories of literature: British, American, poetry, novels, graphic novels, etc.

Reassessing Language Poetry: Thirty Years After The L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E Book (DEADLINE: MAY 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
t.jesse@tcu.edu

First published in February of 1984, The L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E Book collected essays, excerpts, and experiments from the first three years (1978-81) of the L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E literary magazine.

5th Global Conference: Performance (November, 2014: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher, Inter-disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
perf5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference: Performance

Friday 7th November – Sunday 9th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

2nd Global Conference: Fan Communities and Fandom (November, 2014: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher, Inter-disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fan2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference: Fan Communities and Fandom

Friday 7th November – Sunday 10th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

1st Global Conference: Truth and Truthfulness (November, 2014: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher, Inter-disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
truth1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference: Truth and Truthfulness

Tuesday 4th November – Thursday 6th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

1st Global Conference: Empathy (November, 2014: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher, Inter-disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
empathy1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference: Empathy

Friday 7th November – Sunday 10th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Modernism, Blackness, and Futurity

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association (MSA) 16: Confluence & Division (November 6-9, 2014)
contact email: 
lucy.k.mensah@vanderbilt.edu

This panel speaks to long-standing modernist questions about the individual's relationship with time. High modernist writers from James Joyce, to T.S.

Sirens -- October 16-19, 2014; deadline May 12

full name / name of organization: 
Hallie Tibbetts / Narrate Conferences
contact email: 
programming at sirensconference.org

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Sirens
Stevenson, Washington
October 16—19, 2014
A conference on women in fantasy literature presented by Narrate Conferences, Inc.

CFP: Death Studies Panel

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
adrees@defiance.edu

Deadline: 30 April 2014

Conference: 3 to 5 October 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana

American Childhood in 25 Artifacts

full name / name of organization: 
MAPACA
contact email: 
ptcox@camden.rutgers.edu

In honor of the 25th Anniversary of the Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association (MAPACA) (http://mapaca.net/), the Children and Childhood Studies Area of MAPACA will curate a new online

Melville in a Global Context; Tokyo, 25-29 June 2015; proposals due 8/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
Melville Sociey/Melville Society of Japan
contact email: 
melvillejapan2015@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Melville in a Global Context
The Tenth International Melville Conference

Tokyo: 25-29 June 2015

PRESENTED BY

The Melville Society
in collaboration with

Entangled Memories: Remembering the Holcoaust in a Global Age, October 9 - 11, 2014, University of Hamburg, Germany

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of English and American Studies, University of Hamburg, Germany
contact email: 
entangled.memories@gmx.de

The field of Holocaust Studies has taken a transnational turn in recent years.

"Albee and Absurdism" - Spec. Iss. of The Edward Albee Review (essays due March 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Y. Bennett, Editor, The Edward Albee Review
contact email: 
bennettm@uww.edu

The Edward Albee Review—a publication of The Edward Albee Society—is an annual peer-reviewed journal (published by Rodopi: http://www.rodopi.nl/senj.asp?SerieId=ALBEE) meant to provide an outlet f

[sic] - A Journal of Literature, Culture and Literary Translation: 9th Call for Papers (Open, Non-Thematic Issue, December 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
[sic] - A Journal of Literature, Culture and Literary Translation (www.sic-journal.org) University of Zadar
contact email: 
sic.journal.contact@gmail.com

[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation invites submissions for the upcoming
9th issue. We accept:

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ‘LITERATURE TODAY LITERARY JOURNAL'

full name / name of organization: 
LITERATURE TODAY
contact email: 
editorliteraturetoday@gmail.com

Literature Today, a new literary Journal, is inviting poems and short
stories for its first issue.

http://literaturetodayjournal.webs.com/

MSA16: By Design: Modernism and the Legacies of Nineteenth-Century Landscapes (Due May 3rd)

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
margaret.konkol@lmc.gatech.edu

By Design: Modernism and the Legacies of Nineteenth-Century Landscapes

Theories of Realism and Naturalism- SAMLA 2014--Abstract Deadline 05/30/14

full name / name of organization: 
Myrto Drizou/ Valdosta State University
contact email: 
mdrizou@valdosta.edu

THEORIES OF REALISM AND NATURALISM CFP

The Other Senses of Modernism (MSA 14)

full name / name of organization: 
Yaron Aronowicz/ Princeton University
contact email: 
yaronowi@princeton.edu

This CFP is for MSA 14

Young Adult Literature: PAMLA 2014, Riverside, Calif. (Oct. 31 - Nov. 2)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
shanna.shadoan@gmail.com

Focusing on the liminal space between childhood and adulthood, the young adult literature genre offers critical insight into developmental tensions of youth, and our cultural values and preoccupations

Television Studies: PAMLA 2014, Riverside, Calif. (Oct. 31 - Nov. 2)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
mcdermott.russell@gmail.com

Proposals for papers are invited on any subject relating to the study of Television.

PAMLA Standing Session on Autobiography. Riverside, CA, October 31-November 2, 2014. Deadline: May 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA: Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Dr. Tanya Heflin (heflin@iup.edu)

Architecture, Space, and Literature (PAMLA, Oct. 31—Nov. 2, 2014 in Riverside, CA)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Literary Association
contact email: 
slee168@ucr.edu

Most literary works take place within the context of some sort of constructed space, e.g. a house, an office, a transit node, a place of worship, a place of performance.

EAEC2014 - The European Art Education Conference 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Cornaro Institute
contact email: 
michael@artcyprus.org


General Introduction

Call for Publication - Inidigenous film, Media & Cultural Politics

full name / name of organization: 
Internation Journal of Media and Cultural Politics
contact email: 
adahan@mnstate.edu

The International Journal of Media and Cultural Politics (MCP) seeks papers for a themed issue on Indigenous Film and Media.

MAP/ACA War Studies Area (2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Mid Atlantic Popular / American Culture Association War Studies Area
contact email: 
redmanx999@gmail.com

2014 Conference of Mid-Atlantic Popular / American Culture Association (MAP/ACA)


MAP/ACA War Studies Area


Thursday, November 6 -- Saturday, November 8, 2014

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