category: american

DEADLINE EXTENSION- NeMLA 2015: Independence, India & North America

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
som212@lehigh.edu

Abstracts must be submitted online through the NeMLA website by October 12th: https://nemla.org/convention/2015/cfp.html

ACLA 2015: Sound and Performance in Poetry of the Americas (deadline 10/15/14)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
blochj@writing.upenn.edu

Sound and Performance in Poetry of the Americas

On the Politics of Ugliness – deadline 15 January 2015

full name / name of organization: 
York University
contact email: 
przybylo@yorku.ca; sararod@yorku.ca

Call for Submissions – On the Politics of Ugliness – deadline 15 January 2015

InSight: A Journal of Scholarly Teaching Call for Papers for Volume 10

full name / name of organization: 
InSight: A Journal of Scholarly Teaching
contact email: 
cetl@park.edu

Call for Papers
Volume 10: Scholarly Teaching and Learning

ICFA 36 The Scientific Imagination - Fantasy Literature Division

full name / name of organization: 
The International Association of the Fantastic in the Arts
contact email: 
aidan.canavan@gmail.com

ICFA 36 "The Scientific Imagination" Fantasy Literature

The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts

contact email: aidan.canavan@gmail.com

Society for American Travel Writing at SSAWW 2015 (November 4-8 in Philadelphia) 15 December 2014 Submission Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing
contact email: 
mscript@udel.edu

The Society for American Travel Writing invites submissions for its upcoming panel at the triennial meeting of the Society for the Study of American Women Writers, November 4-8, 2015 in Philadelphia.

Univ. of Georgia--Annual Conference

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
egoconference2015@gmail.com

The English Graduate Organization at the Univ.

Call for Papers: Hispanic, Latino(a), Chicano(a) Literature at CEA 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph M. Viera / College English Association
contact email: 
jviera1@naz.edu

Call for Papers, CEA 2015 | IMAGINATIONS
46th Annual Conference | March 26-28, 2015 | INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA

[UPDATE] New Voices 2015 Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices
contact email: 
gsu.newvoices@gmail.com

The New Voices Planning Committee is proud to announce that we are now accepting proposals for the 2015 New Voices Conference.

Evelyn Scott: Open Call for Papers, Evelyn Scott Society; American Literature Association 2015, CFP due January 9th, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Evelyn Scott Society
contact email: 
caroline.maun@wayne edu

The Evelyn Scott Society invites abstracts of 1-2 pages on the American writer Evelyn Scott (1893-1963).

Eye Candy: Consuming Moving Images at the Cinema and Beyond

full name / name of organization: 
Yale University Film and Media Studies Graduate Conference
contact email: 
yaleeyecandy@gmail.com

Eye Candy: Consuming Moving Images at the Cinema and Beyond
Film and Media Studies Graduate Student Conference
Yale University
February 13-15, 2015

2014 Women's Caucus for the Modern Languages Awards

full name / name of organization: 
Women's Caucus for the Modern Languages
contact email: 
kmc@plu.edu

The Women’s Caucus for the Modern Languages
welcomes submissions for its annual awards.

The 2014 Florence Howe Award

Emily Dickinson International Society at ALA 2015--1/1/2015 Deadline for Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Paraic Finnerty / Emily Dickinson International Society
contact email: 
paraic.finnerty@port.ac.uk

The Emily Dickinson International Society will sponsor two sessions at the 2015 American Literature Association Annual Conference. ALA conference will be held in Boston, May 21-24, 2015.

“Freaks & Geeks” March 6-8, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
“Freaks & Geeks” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 6-8, 2015
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“To them, you're just a freak, like me! They need you right now, but when they don't, they'll cast you out, like a leper!… When the chips are down, these...

[UPDATE] FSAC 2015 Grad Colloquium CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Film Studies Association of Canada Graduate Colloquium
contact email: 
philippe.mather@uregina.ca

[UPDATE] Call for Papers - Version Française ci-dessous

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies call for paper (September-December 2014) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926)
contact email: 
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

Capital Ideas: Congress 2015 (Deadline November 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE (Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English)
contact email: 
info.accute@gmail.com

ACCUTE is excited to announce our call for papers for our 2015 conference, which will take place 30 May – 2 June 2015, during the annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences,

TRANS-AM :: Losing/Becoming Self (February 12-13, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Louisiana State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mardisgrasconference2015@gmail.com

TRANS-AM :: Losing/Becoming Self

Reconstruction 14.3, Spatial Literary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Alan Clinton
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Introducing: Reconstruction 14.3, “Spatial Literary Studies,”
Edited by Robert T. Tally Jr.
Featuring work by:

Cultures of Settlement and Unsettlement

full name / name of organization: 
Bruno Cornellier / University of Winnipeg
contact email: 
b.cornellier@uwinnipeg.ca

Contributions are sought for the following seminar, to be held during the 2015 Annual Conference of the American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA, March 26-29, Seattle, U.S.A).

Biologism and Identity ACLA Seminar [UPDATE] - DEADLINE OCTOBER 15

full name / name of organization: 
Jenny Heijun Wills/University of Winnipeg; David Palumbo-Liu/Stanford University
contact email: 
j.wills@uwinnipeg.ca

This seminar will take place at the American Comparative Literature Association conference in Seattle, March 26-29, 2015.

Call for Notes and Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language
contact email: 
EXB593@bham.ac.uk

The Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language (BJLL) is a postgraduate journal published electronically and in print.

Military Masculinities in the Long Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hull, 20th-21st May 2015
contact email: 
anna_maria_barry@hotmail.com/erbutcher@gmail.com

Keynotes: Doctor Holly Furneaux and Professor Joanne Bailey.

[UPDATE] Alfred Hitchcock

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association 36th Annual Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
36th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 11-14, 2015

Market Failures, Famines, & Crises CFP | disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory Issue 24

full name / name of organization: 
The Committee on Social Theory at The University of Kentucky
contact email: 
Grace Cale & Lydia Roll, University of Kentucky, disclosurejournal@gmail.com

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: November 25, 2014

Lives Welded and Woven: Women Writers and American Arts & Crafts (Deadline: 11.1.14)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of American Women Writers
contact email: 
azibrak@gmail.com

The 2015 Society for the Study of American Women Writers Conference (Philadelphia, PA, November 4-8, 2015)

Hemingway Society Sessions: American Literature Assocation Conference, May 21-24, 2015, Boston

full name / name of organization: 
The Ernest Hemingway Society
contact email: 
skosiba@troy.edu

The Ernest Hemingway Society will sponsor two panels at the upcoming American Literature Association Conference, May 21-24, 2015 in Boston, MA.

In Our Time in Our Time

[UPDATE] EXTENDED: CFP NeMLA 2015: (Roundtable) Beyond ‘the Wounded Surgeon’: Nurses’ Construction and Recovery of the Wound

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Sheckler/ University of New Hampshire
contact email: 
ersheckler@gmail.com

From Florence Nightingale to Nurse Ratched, nurses have been portrayed by others and by themselves as, in turn, idealized paragons of femininity and vilified portents of social disintegration.

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: Children's and Adolescent Literature at CEA

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
jmcdaniel@pittstate.edu

Call for Papers: Children's and Adolescent Literature at CEA 2015


CEA 2015 | IMAGINATIONS
46th Annual Conference | March 26-28, 2015 | INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA

Stowe at SSAWW 2015, Philadelphia

full name / name of organization: 
Harriet Beecher Stowe Society
contact email: 
ldamico@whitworth.edu

The Harriet Beecher Stowe Society invites participants for its upcoming panel at the SSAWW 2015 Conference:

What Does War Look Like?: Visual Trauma and Representation, March 26-29, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
Brenda Sanfilippo <bsanfil@ucsc.edu> or Najwa Al-Tabaa <naltabaa@ufl.edu>

Every war has its own patterns of injury based on contemporary military weapons, strategy, and tactics.

Urban Ecopoetics - Deadline Extended to October 14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA Annual Conference 2015
contact email: 
nate.mickelson@guttman.cuny.edu

Submit 250-word abstract to: https://nemla.org/convention/2015/cfp.html#cfp15312

Writers in Conversation Volume 2 (1) Jan 2015, Deadline 30th Nov 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Gillian Dooley/Nick Turner, Flinders University
contact email: 
gillian.dooley@flinders.edu.au

Gillian Dooley and Nick Turner, the editors of 'Writers in Conversation', an international open-access online literary journal, are seeking interviews with writers of all kinds.

The Economic in Literature -- ACLA Seminar CFP March 26-29

full name / name of organization: 
Kyle Wanberg, Ph.D., New York University
contact email: 
kylewan@nyu.edu

We find ourselves in a world where economic logic rules the day.

CFP: Transmotion: Postmodern and Vizenorian Approaches to Native American Literatures. NALSMarch 12-14, 2015. Albuquerque, NM.

full name / name of organization: 
NALS: Native American Literature Association
contact email: 
dajcarls@csusb.edu

This panel is sponsored by Transmotion, a new, biannual, fully and permanently open-access journal inspired by the work of Gerald Vizenor.

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