category: american

Kay Boyle's Short Fiction, Society for the Study of American Women Writers, CFP due January 9, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Kay Boyle Society
contact email: 
caroline.maun@wayne.edu; anne.reynes@univ-amu.fr

In accordance with the Society for the Study of American Women Writers shared theme of Liminal Spaces, Hybrid Lives, we invite papers that engage Kay Boyle’s short fiction from any perspective.

[UPDATE] Wrestling and Performance Edited Volume

full name / name of organization: 
Broderick Chow (Brunel University), Eero Laine (The Graduate Center, City University of New York), and Claire Warden (University of Lincoln)
contact email: 
broderick.chow@brunel.ac.uk, elaine@gc.cuny.edu, cwarden@lincoln.ac.uk

Call for contributors for an essay collection on professional wrestling and performance, edited by Broderick Chow (Brunel University), Eero Laine (The Graduate Center, City University of New York), an

Multimodal Representations of War (Deadline 9/30/2014) NeMLA, Toronto, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2015 (deadline for abstracts: 9/30/2014)
contact email: 
tbrady@bmcc.cuny.edu

Proposal ID: 15475
Session Title: Multimodal Representations of War
Area: Culture & Media Studies
Secondary Area: Interdisciplinary Humanities
Session Format: Seminar

Harlot Special Issue: Crafting and DIY Rhetorics (2 January 2015 Deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
Harlot: a revealing look at the arts of persuasion (Online Journal)
contact email: 
questions@harlotofhearts.org

Call for Submissions from Harlot: A Revealing Look at the Arts of Persuasion

Special Issue, Spring 2015: Crafting and DIY Rhetorics

2 January 2015 - Submissions Deadline

Guest Editors:

SSAWW Panels at ALA 2015 (Boston, MA May 2015) 3 January 2015 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for the Study of American Women Writers
contact email: 
kallukian@gatech.edu

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SSAWW Panels at ALA 2015 (Boston, MA May 2015) 3 January 2015 Deadline, Contact email: kallukian@gatech.edu

"LITERATURE AND CRISIS"

full name / name of organization: 
Florida International University
contact email: 
literatureandcrisis@gmail.com

LITERATURE AND CRISIS

Department of Modern Languages
Florida International University
Miami, FL
April 9th-10th, 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS

Deadline Reminder: East – West Cultural Passage Journal, 1 October 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Academic Anglophone Society of Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

For the December 2014 issue, East – West Cultural Passage (http://magazines.ulbsibiu.ro/ewcp/index.htm) seeks quality essays in the fields of language (Pragmatics, Semantics, Semiotics, Socio-lingui

Thinking Beyond the Canon: New Themes and Approaches in Jewish Studies

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA
contact email: 
cjs@humnet.ucla.edu

The UCLA Center for Jewish Studies requests paper proposals for a conference for graduate students, post-docs, and recent PhDs on the theme "Thinking Beyond the Canon: New Themes and Approaches in Jew

"Time and Place in T. S. Eliot and His Contemporaries" - International Symposium, 18-21 January 2015, Florence, Italy

full name / name of organization: 
Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation & Life Beyond Tourism
contact email: 
temur.kobakhidze@cantab.net, Wim.Van-Mierlo@sas.ac.uk, stefanomaria.casella@alice.it

Time and place have huge symbolic significance in Eliot’s work and that of his contemporaries.

[UPDATE] (NeMLA panel; due Sept. 30) “The Moment Made Eternal”: At The Intersection of Photography and Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2015 - Toronto
contact email: 
hartmann.la@husky.neu.edu

Writing about Alfred Stieglitz’s photography in 1923, Hart Crane said, “Speed is at the bottom of it all.

[UPDATE] Digital Diversity 2015: Writing | Feminism | Culture DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
MacEwan University and University of Alberta
contact email: 
digdiv2015@gmail.com

How have new technologies transformed literary and cultural histories? How do they enable critical practices of scholars working in and outside of digital humanities?

[UPDATE] EXTENDED DEADLINE Exploring Liminality in Anglophone Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Universidade de Vigo & Association of Young Researchers on Anglophone Studies
contact email: 
asyras2015@uvigo.es

In line with the three previous successful ASYRAS conferences organised at the University of Salamanca and the University of Oviedo, the Department of English, French and German Studies of the Univers

April 2015 Issue - Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Mangrum / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
bmangrum@email.unc.edu

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics—an interdisciplinary digital forum and peer-reviewed journal based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill—in

Digital America issue no. 4 | Now Accepting Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Digital America: an online journal on digital culture and American life
contact email: 
info@digitalamerica.org

Digital America is now accepting submissions for Issue No. 4.

Epistolary Children's and Young Adult Literature: NeMLA Toronto, April 30-May 3 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
robyn_schiffman@ivcc.edu

Children’s and Young Adult literature is replete with first-person narratives told through journals, letters, texts, blogs, etc., in order to create a sense of immediacy and the semblance of truth.

[UPDATE] Call for Articles: Popping the Question - The Question of Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Diffractions - Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture
contact email: 
submissions@diffractions.net

Call for Articles

Diffractions – Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture

POPPING THE QUESTION: THE QUESTION OF POPULAR CULTURE

Deadline for article submissions: December 31, 2014​

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Check the website, www.apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

[Panel to be Proposed] Multimodal Literature and Narrative Communication- March 5-8, 2015 at Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
International Narrative Conference
contact email: 
ghosal.2@osu.edu

In the last two decades we have seen a proliferation of what scholars like Wolfgang Hallet, Alison Gibbons, and others have called "multimodal literature." These texts, which include Mark Danielews

Festival of Faith and Music March 26-28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Calvin College
contact email: 
mmccampbell@leeuniversity.edu

Call for Papers: Festival of Faith and Music

March 26-28, 2015 
Calvin College


Grand Rapids, Michigan

[UPDATE] New Contexts for American Poetry in the 1950's and 1960's

full name / name of organization: 
The Charles Olson Society
contact email: 
jsh115@case.edu

The Charles Olson Society will sponsor a session at the annual Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900, to be held at the University of Louisville, February 26-28, 2015.

CFP: Literature (General) Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/14; 2/11-2/14/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture American Culture Association
contact email: 
srees@usao.edu

Organizers of the 36th annual Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association conference seek paper and panel submissions to the “Literature (General)” category.

Poetry and Collaboration in the Age of Modernism, 2-3 July 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
collaboratingmuse@gmail.com

Keynote Speakers:
Alex Davis (University College Cork)
Peter Howarth (Queen Mary)

Photography, Testimony, and the Voyeuristic Gaze: Bearing Witness to Trauma

full name / name of organization: 
North Eastern Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jonhunter6@gmail.com

This panel seeks papers on the relation between trauma and representation in photography and related visual media. How do images of atrocities both provoke and disarm our voyeuristic gaze?

"Representing Afghanistan" - NeMLA Panel, 30 April-3 May, Toronto 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Alla Ivanchikova/NeMLA
contact email: 
ivanchikova@hws.edu

This seminar is designed to bring together scholars whose work examines representations of Afghanistan in literature, non-fiction, film, and new media published in the aftermath of 9/11 and the subseq

[UPDATE] CFP: Civil War and Reconstruction Area of PCA-ACA Annual Meeting April 1-4, 2015 New Orleans

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Assoc/American Culture Assoc
contact email: 
allredr@byuh.edu

THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR AND RECONSTRUCTION

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
National Conference 2015

April 1-4, 2015
New Orleans Marriott
555 Canal Street

Death in the Cityscape: CRAS Special Issue 01/04/15 (Abst.01/12/14 )

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of American Studies
contact email: 
dcalabre@uwo.ca

Death in the Cityscape: A Special Issue of Canadian Review of American Studies

The Poetics/Politics of Post-Postmodernism

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English (ACCUTE)
contact email: 
myra.bloom@utoronto.ca

In the epilogue to the second edition of The Politics of Postmodernism, Linda Hutcheon heralds the closure of the very period she helped to define: “Let’s just say it,” she admits, “it’s ove

Comics and Comic Art Area: PCA/ACA Conference New Orleans, April 1-4, 2015 (deadline Nov 1)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association
contact email: 
twandtke@judsonu.edu

Comics: Strips, Books, Graphic Novels and Everything in Between

Issue 9: Spaces of Protest Submission Deadline EXTENDED: September 19, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Media Fields Journal
contact email: 
submissions@mediafieldsjournal.org

Media Fields Journal

Issue 9: Spaces of Protest

Submission Deadline EXTENDED: September 19, 2014

Submit to KSU Touchstone Magazine from September 9th to December 15th! Accepting Fiction, Poetry, Non-Fiction, Art

full name / name of organization: 
Touchstone Magazine, Literary Magazine, Est. 1975
contact email: 
touch@ksu.edu

Touchstone Magazine was established in 1975 and publishes works of poetry, non-fiction, fiction, flash-fiction and visual art from students (undergraduates and graduates) all over the United States.

Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal [January 25th, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal
contact email: 
aelurus@weber.edu

ww.aeluruslitjournal.com
Call for Papers and Book Reviews: 2015 Issue
Submission Deadline: 25 January 2015

SURVIVAL: University of Toronto Graduate Conference in Comparative Literature, March 12-March 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Comparative Literature, University of Toronto
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

Keynote Addresses: Professor Christopher Fynsk (University of Aberdeen) and Professor Elizabeth Rottenberg (DePaul University)

Trayvon Martin in Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA
contact email: 
jgray@jjay.cuny.edu

Trayvon Martin’s murder is the latest in a long string of unpunished assassinations and assaults–from Emmett Till to Medgar Evers to James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner to Amadou Di

Thirty-Sixth International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts: March 18-22

full name / name of organization: 
International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts
contact email: 
shanes1@kent.edu

Thirty-Sixth International Conference
on the Fantastic in the Arts

Love and Loss in Modernist Poetry (NEMLA, Toronto, April 30-May 3, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mcwhortere@merrimack.edu

While poetry itself has played a historically long and significant role in the discourse of love, the period of modernity seems to be largely associated with its opposites.

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