category: american

First World War Conference: "Literature, Memory, and the First World War" [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
United States Military Academy (USMA), West Point, New York, USA
contact email: 
http://author.westpoint.edu/dep/SitePages/WW1/CFP.aspx.

September 11-14 2014 First World War Conference

"Literature, Memory, and the First World War"

Call for Papers
United States Military Academy (USMA), West Point, New York, USA

CFP: ALA panel on Adrienne Rich

full name / name of organization: 
Jen Riley
contact email: 
jen.riley@umassd.edu

I invite proposals for the formation of a panel on Adrienne Rich for the upcoming American Literature Association (ALA) conference in May 2014 in Washington, D.C.

XXXV APEAA Conference Diversities? Inequalities? Challenges in the Construction of an Inclusive Society 10-11 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Portuguese Association for Anglo-American Studies (APEAA)/ School of Education and Communication, University of the Algarve
contact email: 
apeaa2014@ualg.pt

"Teaching Poe's Poetry" (ALA in Washington, D.C., May 22-15, 2104)

full name / name of organization: 
Poe Studies Association
contact email: 
tdmontgomery2@fhsu.edu

CFP: “Teaching Poe’s Poetry,” a Poe Studies Association panel at the 25th Annual American Literature Association Conference in Washington, D.C. (May 22-25, 2014)

Changes in Bullying in Pop Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Abigail Scheg, Elizabeth City State University
contact email: 
bullyingpopculture@yahoo.com

Bullying has been a hot topic in recent years in terms of education, social media, and garnering awareness and protection of all persons from bullying.

[UPDATE] Reading Then and Now, April 4-6

full name / name of organization: 
University of Virginia Graduate English Students Association
contact email: 
gesa2014@gmail.com

http://graduate.engl.virginia.edu/gesa/conference/CFP/

The University of Virginia Department of English Graduate Conference
April 4-6, 2014
Proposals due January 31

[UPDATE] This call for papers welcomes contributions for an edited volume on New Approaches to The Jazz Age

full name / name of organization: 
Nancy Von Rosk
contact email: 
nancy.vonrosk@msmc.edu

From the BBC's "Downton Abbey" and "Dancing on the

Emerging Perspectives Graduate Conference, May 1-2, 2014, University College Dublin

full name / name of organization: 
UCD English Graduate Society
contact email: 
englishgradsoc@ucd.ie

Emerging Perspectives Graduate Conference — 1-2 May 2014, at University College Dublin, Ireland.

Proposed Panel for ASA 2014: "Reconsidering 'R and R':Dialectics of Violence and Pleasure in Militarism"

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Organization - War and Peace Studies Caucus
contact email: 
adelman@umbc.edu; ji-young.um@williams.edu

While most would agree that war is inhumane, traumatic—“hell” indeed— specific sites of fun and experiences of pleasure have also been produced alongside and even through mass destruction and

Critical essays and creative projects on digital culture | Digital America online journal

full name / name of organization: 
Digital America
contact email: 
info@digitalamerica.org

Digital America is a new online journal on digital culture and American life.

[UPDATE] Reconstruction 14.2: Phenomenology and Education (Mar 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Reconstruction 14.2: Phenomenology and Education (due Mar 1, 2014)
full name / name of organization:
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email:

EDITED COLLECTION: Sensationalism and the Genealogy of Modernity

full name / name of organization: 
Alberto Gabriele
contact email: 
alberto.gabriele.tau@gmail.com

Sensationalism and the Genealogy of Modernity

CFP: International Conference on "The American Dream Reconsidered," Sep. 26-27, 2014. Deadline: Apr. 15

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Korea
contact email: 
asakorea2014@gmail.com

The American Studies Association of Korea (ASAK) is pleased to announce an international conference on “The American Dream Reconsidered,” to be held in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, during September 26

[UPDATE} Jim Harrison Panel (ALA May 22-25, 2014); due Jan 27, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Jim Harrison Society/American Literature Association
contact email: 
rmurray@stac.edu

The Jim Harrison Society is seeking individual paper proposals for its sponsored panel at the 2014 American Literature Association convention in Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014.

SFRA 2014/Wiscon 38 Joint Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction Research ASsociation
contact email: 
levyM@uwstout.edu

CFP for the joint SFRA 2014/Wiscon 38 Conference, May 22-25, 2014 in Madison, WI.

[UPDATE - extended deadline] Modernism in the Magazines: 1945-Present | Proposals due 28 January 2014

full name / name of organization: 
British Association for Modernist Studies
contact email: 
kharris[at]sbu.edu; ss4459[at]columbia.edu

BAMS Conference ‘Modernism Now’
26–28 June 2014
Institute of English Studies, Senate House, London
http://www.ies.sas.ac.uk/events/ies-conferences/ModernismNow

CFP: Proposed Panel on Evaluating Harriet E. Wilson's _Our Nig_ in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Miranda Green-Barteet/American Literature Association
contact email: 
mgreenb6@uwo.ca

Evaluating Harriet E. Wilson's Our Nig in the 21st Century

Call for Author/Editor: The Encyclopedia of American War Films, 1939-1945

full name / name of organization: 
A. Bowdoin Van Riper/Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
contact email: 
abvanriper@gmail.com

Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group is seeking an author or editor for a reference book with a working title of The Encyclopedia of American War Films, 1939-1945. The Encyclopedia

SWCCL "Has Literature Lost its Faith?" Nov 14-15

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Conference on Christianity and Literature
contact email: 
jwilson@jbu.edu

In December 2012 Paul Elie wrote a New York Times article entitled, "Has Fiction Lost Its Faith?" which sparked conversation among many literati about the status of faith and literature.

CFP: Pauline Hopkins and Washington D.C.

full name / name of organization: 
Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins Society
contact email: 
cobrien@uscupstate.edu

Call for Papers
***DEADLINE EXTENDED***
American Literature Association
25th Annual Conference
May 22-25, 2014
Hyatt Regency, Capitol Hill

Resources of Resistance: Production, Consumption, Transformation, PSA Postgraduate Conference, 24-25 July 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of York
contact email: 
worldresources2014@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Resources of Resistance:
Production, Consumption, Transformation

The Biennial Postcolonial Studies Association (PSA) Postgraduate Conference

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

Fragile Futures - A Special Issue of English Academy Review - Submissions due 30 April 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Academy Review: Southern African Journal of English Studies
contact email: 
fragile.futures@gmail.com

FRAGILE FUTURES

A Special Issue (31.2) of The English Academy Review (Routledge/Unisa)
SUBMISSIONS DUE 30 APRIL 2014
Guest editor, Marc Botha (Durham University)

Workshop: Re-Imagining (the) Olympics (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
K.Spracklen@leedsmet.ac.uk

Workshop: Re-Imagining (the) Olympics

Tuesday 2nd September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Participation:

1st Global Conference: Augmentation (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
aug1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference: Augmentation

Wednesday 3rd September – Friday 5th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

{UPDATE} Biology and Manners: The Worlds of Lois McMaster Bujold 20th August 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Anglia Ruskin University
contact email: 
una.mccormack@anglia.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Edward James

Jim Harrison Panel (ALA May 23-26, 2013); due Jan 27, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Jim Harrison Society/American Literature Association
contact email: 
rmurray@stac.edu

The Jim Harrison Society is seeking individual paper proposals for its sponsored panel at the 2014 American Literature Association convention in Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014.

[Akademeia] Multidisciplinary Peer-Reviewed Journal - Call for papers (Submit by 05-31-14 for next issue)

full name / name of organization: 
Akademeia
contact email: 
eic@akademeia.ca

Akademeia is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal that provides its services to authors and readers free of charge. We are currently accepting submissions from the sciences and liberal arts.

William Carlos Williams: The Poet-Doctor as Environmentalist (Abstracts Due 1/25)

full name / name of organization: 
William Carlos Williams Panel / American Literature Association (5/22-5/25)
contact email: 
cappuccip@georgian.edu

In Writing for an Endangered World, Lawrence Buell lauds Williams's “Paterson” as an "experiment in urban ecopoetics" that "stands as a distinctive combination of attainments" (117).

Issues in Critical Investigation 2015 Manuscript Competition - Deadline: February 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Issues in Critical Investigation (ICI)
contact email: 
ici@vanderbilt.edu

Announcing: Issues in Critical Investigation 2015 Manuscript Competition

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture, Issue 13.3

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Introducing

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture, Issue 13.3

Featuring:

Artwork by Toni Simon

[Extention] Jacques Rancière and the Politics of A-disciplinarity

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University (SUNY) Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
adisciplinarity@gmail.com

The Seventh Annual
Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)

Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:
Jacques Rancière and the Politics of A-disciplinarity

Pop Narratology: Social, Historical and Political Perspectives on Pop Cultural Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and American Studies, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany
contact email: 
daniel.becker@uni-wuppertal.de

Call for Papers:
5. Wuppertaler Graduiertenforum Narratologie
19. - 21. June 2014, Bergische Universität Wuppertal

Pop-Narratology:

3rd Global Conference: Body Transformations (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
bt3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Body Transformations

Saturday 30th August – Monday 1st September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

5th Global Conference: Space and Place (September 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sp5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference: Space and Place

Wednesday 3rd September – Friday 5th September 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction Themed Issue: Digital Games and Interactive Media

full name / name of organization: 
The Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction
contact email: 
eatonjournal@gmail.com

Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction

Deadline for inclusion in our second issue: February 17th, 2014.

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