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Ethnicity and Immigration in the Midwest

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 11:20am
Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature/American Literature Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 15, 2018

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


ALA 2018: Reassessing Leslie Fiedler

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 9:04am
American Literature Society
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 30, 2017

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”


Studies in Crime Writing

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 9:02am
Studies in Crime Writing
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, March 1, 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.

Captivity Narratives/Studies

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 1:29pm
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association 39th Annual Conference

 Albuquerque, NM February 7 - 10, 2018

Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

330 Tijeras

Albuquerque, NM 87102

Phone: 1.505.842.1234

Fax: 1.505.766.6710

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.

Analyses/Rereadings/Theories Journal - Call for articles - Open issue

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 1:29pm
University of Lodz, Poland
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 14, 2018

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.  

#metoo: Sexual Harassment and Assault

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 1:28pm
albeit journal
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 5, 2018

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 by March 5, 2018.