category: american

America's southern cultures and identities: language, customs, literature

full name / name of organization: 
South Carolina State University, Department of English and the South Carolina Project on Language and Culture (SCPLC)
contact email: 
ssalone@scsu.edu

South Carolina State University's Department of English and The South Carolina Project on Language and Culture (SCPLC) will host an inter-disciplinary Conference on October 7, 2016.

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics 3.1 (April 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics
contact email: 
ethosreview@gmail.com

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics—a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary online journal and digital forum—invites submissions for its April 2016 issue.

Contribute to Options for Teaching Jewish American Literature volume

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rrosenb@cnu.edu, rrHACU@Hampshire.edu

MLA CALL FOR PROPOSALS:
OPTIONS FOR TEACHING JEWISH AMERICAN LITERATURE

UPDATE "At Home in Hemingway's World"

full name / name of organization: 
Alex Vernon / Hemingway Society
contact email: 
vernon@hendrix.edu

XVIIth Biennial International Ernest Hemingway Conference
Oak Park, Illinois / Dominican University
July 17-22,2016

AT HOME IN HEMINGWAY'S WORLD
http://www.hemingwaysociety.org/oak-park-2016-0

Theorizing Irish-Hyphenate Literary and Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
American Conference for Irish Studies (ACIS) Annual Meeting 2016 University of Notre Dame
contact email: 
bchapman@kean.edu

This panel welcomes submissions on theorizing Irish-hyphenate (Irish-Canadian, Irish-American, Irish-Caribbean, etc.) literary and cultural studies.

Sarah Piatt Panel at ALA (San Francisco, CA May 2016) January 18, 2016 deadline for proposals.

full name / name of organization: 
Mary Wearn / Middle Georgia State University
contact email: 
mary.wearn@mga.edu

This is a call for a proposed panel for the for the 27th annual American Literature Association conference.

"Philip Roth & American Politics" Panel at 2016 ALA Conference (May 26-29)

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Roth Society
contact email: 
mmckinle@harpercollege.edu

The Philip Roth Society invites papers for a panel on Philip Roth and American Politics at the American Literature Association conference in San Francisco, CA, May 26-29, 2016.

NINE Baseball History & Culture Conference (3/9/16-3/12/16; proposals due 12/1)

full name / name of organization: 
NINE: A Journal of Baseball History & Culture
contact email: 
ninebaseballeditor@gmail.com

NINE: A Journal of Baseball History and Culture announces the 23rd Annual NINE Spring Training Conference on the Historical and Sociological Impact of Baseball

MOSF Journal of Science Fiction's Inaugural Issue -- DEADLINE: Nov. 30

full name / name of organization: 
Museum of Science Fiction
contact email: 
monica.louzon@museumofsciencefiction.org

Editorial Team: Monica Louzon, M.L.S. (Managing Editor), Rachel Lazarus, Ph.D. (Co-Editor), Heather McHale, Ph.D. (Co-Editor), Ben Bova, Ph.D.

Books Available for Review for the Journal for the Study of Radicalism

full name / name of organization: 
Journal for the Study of Radicalism
contact email: 
jsrbookreview@gmail.com

Below is an updated list of texts available for review in The Journal for the Study of Radicalism.

Cold War Narratives Reimagined (Graduate conference, Yale U)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
contact email: 
yalecoldwarconference@gmail.com

Yale University, April 8-9, 2016
Deadline for submissions: December 15, 2015

"Teaching Poe and His Era," a PSA Panel at the 2016 ALA Conference in San Francisco (May 26-29)

full name / name of organization: 
Pos Studies Association
contact email: 
tdmontg1@gmail.com

Many teachers of Edgar Allan Poe’s writings spend time dispelling myths about the writer, and this process involves helping students understand the antebellum world in which Poe lived and worke

What’s Left? Marxism, Literature, and Culture in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Rowcroft (University of Lincoln)
contact email: 
arowcroft@lincoln.ac.uk

What’s Left? Marxism, Literature, and Culture in the 21st Century

Hosted by the Marx Research Seminar, University of Lincoln, College of Arts,
School of English & Journalism

CFP

Ecocriticism and American Disability Life Writings (12/15/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Edited Collection (Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm in American Literature)
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

I am seeking manuscripts to complete an edited collection, Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature, which is focused on the intersection between disability

Representing the Misrepresented: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Misinformation, Unreliability, and Marginalization

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University of Pennsylvania English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
EGOconference2016@gmail.com

IUP EGO 2016 Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference CFP

Representing the Misrepresented: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Misinformation, Unreliability, and Marginalization

contributors for book collection Undressing Sexual Taboo in the Liberal Arts: Discussing the Digital-Textual Unmentionables

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Earl Yarington and Sydia Jamil/Prince George's Community College
contact email: 
yaringef@pgcc.edu

The editors seek chapters for a new collection entitled Undressing Sexual Taboo in the Liberal Arts: Discussing the Digital-Textual Unmentionables for publication by Cambridge Scholars Publishing in 2

[UPDATE]Archi-textuality:Interventions of Text & Textuality in Historical, Economical, Sociopolitical, and Psychological Space.

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE) & Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi (STDIC) at CSUN
contact email: 
agsestdicconference@gmail.com

The CSUN Department of English Annual Conference
18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330
April 16-17, 2016

Archi-textuality: Interventions of Text & Textuality in Historical, Economical, Sociopolitical, and Psychological Space

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE) & Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi (STDIC) at CSUN
contact email: 
agsestdicconference@gmail.com

AGSE and STDIC are seeking submissions for the CSUN Department of English Annual Conference that focus on bridging the intersections of text and textuality within historical, economical, sociopolitica

The XVIII Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference: April 22-25, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com

The XVIII Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference:
April 22-25, 2016

Shaker Village—Pleasant Hill & St. Catharine College—Springfield, Kentucky

Authorship and Appropriation

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Daniel Cook / University of Dundee
contact email: 
d.p.cook@dundee.ac.uk

University of Dundee
8th and 9th April 2016

Family and Genealogy in the Study of Religion -- DEADLINE APPROACHING November 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Brown University, Graduate Student Conference, Religious Studies
contact email: 
brownrsconference@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Family and Genealogy in the Study of Religion
An Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference

American Literature Association Annual Conference, May 26-29, 2016, Ernest Hemingway Society

full name / name of organization: 
Ernest Hemingway Society
contact email: 
mnickel@misericordia.edu

Call for Papers
American Literature Association Annual Conference
May 26-29, 2016
San Francisco, CA
http://americanliteratureassociation.org/

CFP African American/Black Studies 2016 SWPCA conference

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

CFP: African American / Black Studies Area

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
37th Annual Conference, February 10-13, 2016
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group Graduate Student Colloquium, April 8-9, 2016 (Abstract due December 31, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group
contact email: 
earg.purdue@gmail.com

10th Annual Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group Graduate Student Colloquium
April 8-9, 2016

Theme: Transatlantic Circulation: Ideas out of Bounds

The Worlds of John Thelwall (NYC: 1/15/16; 6/25/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Fordham Romanticism Group
contact email: 
bugg@fordham.edu

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THE WORLDS OF JOHN THELWALL

Teaching with Tension: Race, Resistance, and Reality in the Classroom

full name / name of organization: 
edited volume
contact email: 
Philathia Bolton at pbolton@uakron.edu; Cassander Smith at clsmith17@ua.edu; and Lee Bebout at lee.bebout@asu.edu

Teaching with Tension: Race, Resistance,
and Reality in the Classroom

[UPDATE] Call for Papers -- Alfred Hitchcock -- November 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
37th Annual Conference
February 10-13, 2016

Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center

[REMINDER] American Literature Association Symposium on Frontiers and Borders in American Literature, Feb. 25-27, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
sfrye@csub.edu

Proposals are welcome for papers and panels on a range of topics related to varied conceptions of the frontier and American borderlands, including but not limited to nineteenth and twentieth-century n

(Un)stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.2016@gmail.com

Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference: (Un)Stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found

“There will be time / to prepare a face to meet the faces that you meet.”­ Eliot, Prufrock

CFP: Special Issue of Participations - Perceptions of Censorship

full name / name of organization: 
Clarissa Smith - University of Sunderland / Jason Zenor - State University of NY-Oswego / Mark Mckenna - Glyndwr University
contact email: 
jason.zenor@oswego.edu

Call for Submissions- Participations: Journal of Audience & Reception Studies Special Issue: “Thinking about Censorship Differently”
Expected Publication Date: November 2016 (Vol 13, Issue 2)

Robert Frost's Poetry: Critical Perspectives; December 31, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Journal / Collection of Essays
contact email: 
editorbook.2012@gmail.com

Scholarly papers and essays addressing significant aspects of Robert Frost's poetry and poetics.

THE FANTASTIC NOW: RESEARCH IN THE FANTASTIC IN THE 21st CENTURY

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Research in the Fantastic
contact email: 
gff2016@wwu.de

There is hardly any subject in contemporary literary, cultural, and media studies that is discussed and researched with as much controversy as “the fantastic”.

Okra to Opera 3: The Conference on Southern Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Converse College, Spartanburg, SC
contact email: 
anita.rose@converse.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
OKRA TO OPERA 3: SOUTHERN STORIES

April 8 & 9, 2016
Converse College, Spartan burg, SC
FEATURED SPEAKERS: JOE NEWBERRY & LAUREL HORTON

College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group Conference 2016

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group
contact email: 
dkaloustian@bowiestate.edu

College English Association - Middle Atlantic Group
ANNUAL SPRING CONFERENCE 2016
Call for Papers
“Cultivation”
5 March 2016
Keynote Panel:

Conference: Embodiment, Perception, and Critical Practice (8-9 July 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Dickel
contact email: 
simon.dickel@rub.de

EMBODIMENT, PERCEPTION, AND CRITICAL PRACTICE
Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Germany) 8-9 July 2016
Call for Papers

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