category: american

2nd Global Conference: Sins, Vices and Virtues (March, 2013: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sins2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Sins, Vices and Virtues

Wednesday 13th March – Friday 15th March 2013
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

5th Global Conference:Hope (March, 2013: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
hope-5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference
Hope

Sunday 10th March – Tuesday 12th March 2013
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

Special Journal Issue on Transnational Feminism(s)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of American Studies of Turkey (JAST)
contact email: 
tanfer.emin@gmail.com

Journal of American Studies of Turkey (JAST): Special Issue on Transnational Feminism(s)
Guest edited by Tanfer Emin Tunc, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey

14th Global Conference: Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness (March, 2013: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
evil14@inter-disciplinary.net

14th Global Conference
Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness

Sunday 10th March – Tuesday 12th March 2013
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

2nd Global Conference: Celebrity (March, 2013: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
celeb2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Celebrity

Sunday 10th March – Tuesday 12th March 2013
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

The United Kingdom, Ireland, the United States: Revisiting the Transatlantic Economic Relationship in the 21st Century.

full name / name of organization: 
CERVEPAS/CREW, University of Paris 3 Sorbonne Nouvelle
contact email: 
cervepas-transeco@univ-paris3.fr

 

Contemporary Asian American Literature and Popular Visual Culture: New Reading and Teaching Practices

full name / name of organization: 
Asian American Literature: Discourses and Pedagogies Special Issue
contact email: 
pthoma@wsu.edu

Whether through graphic novels, filmic adaptations, digital Internet memoirs, or authors’ blogs, contemporary Asian American literature is increasingly linked to popular visual culture.

[UPDATE] “Lost in Transnationalism: Reflections on Multiculturalism and Globalization” October 26th, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Claremont Graduate University, California
contact email: 
shaydakafai@yahoo.com

The Lived Experience: The Body, The Mind, The Memory in Feminist Literature and Theory

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
slittle19@gsu.edu

This panel will explore the production of knowledge through the collaboration of physical and cognitive experience in feminist literature and theory.

The Influence of Tony Kushner on 21st Century Drama

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
davidizzo@hotmail.com

Almost twenty years ago Tony Kushner raised the rafters with his epic Angels in America and this gave just cause for playwrights to recognize that Kushner was now the new benchmark and, as Arthur Mill

Oracle Fine Arts Review 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Rachael Fowler, University of South Alabama
contact email: 
oracle@jagmail.southalabama.edu

The Oracle Fine Arts Review is gearing up for its 2013 edition. Since 2004, The Oracle has published works from around the world.

3rd Global Conference: Spirituality in the 21st Century (March 2013: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
s21-3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Spirituality in the 21st Century

Thursday 7th March – Saturday 9th March 2013
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

3rd Global Conference: Experiential Learning in Virtual Worlds (March 2013, Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
elvw3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Experiential Learning in Virtual Worlds

Thursday 7th March – Saturday 9th March 2013
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

Teaching Hemingway and Modernism

full name / name of organization: 
Kent State UP (Editors, Joseph Fruscione and Mark P. Ott)
contact email: 
josephk@email.gwu.edu

CFP: Teaching Hemingway and Modernism (Kent State UP essay collection; deadline for abstracts is September 30, 2012; accepted essays due January 15, 2013)

[UPDATE] War Documentaries

full name / name of organization: 
InMedia Journal
contact email: 
delphine.letort@univ-lemans.fr, gr.fournier@wanadoo.fr

Textual Tourism in Transatlantic Narrative at the turn of the Twentieth Century

full name / name of organization: 
44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
kai.hainer@utoronto.ca and colin.loughran@utoronto.ca

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 21-24, 2013
Boston, Massachusetts
Host Institution: Tufts University

Archival discovery and bibliographical analysis

full name / name of organization: 
Resources for American Literary Study
contact email: 
jbryer@umd.edu; rxk3@psu.edu

The editors of the AMS annual Resources for American Literary Study invite the submission of scholarly essays presenting and analyzing archival discoveries in American literature.

Detective Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jmcrae@mtsu.edu

Critic Edmund Wilson likened the genre of detective fiction to “a few bent and rusty nails.” Despite the disdain of many literary critics, this liminal genre continues to thrive and stretch its bo

From Margins to Mainstream: Multiethnic U.S. Literature in Academic & Commercial Contexts (NeMLA 2013 Panel Session)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
mdennihy@gmail.com

*Call for Papers*

From Margins to Mainstream: Multiethnic U.S. Literature in Academic and Cultural Contexts

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)

[UPDATE] Panel on Merwin's The Shadow of Sirius | Louisville Conference | Deadline extended to August 25th

full name / name of organization: 
Merwin Studies: Poetry, Poetics, Ecology
contact email: 
merwinstudies@gmail.com

I am looking to form a panel on Merwin's The Shadow of Sirius for The Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900, Feb. 21-23, 2013.

[Update] SCMS Panel Proposal: Communal Interactions with Cyber Connectivity Outside the Home

full name / name of organization: 
Brandon Arroyo | Concordia University
contact email: 
barroyo@alcor.concordia.ca

This is a proposal for a panel that is to take place at:
Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference
March 6-10, 2013
Chicago, IL

Post-9/11 Immigration and Literature (NeMLA 2013 Roundtable Session)

full name / name of organization: 
Justine Dymond/Springfield College
contact email: 
jdymond@springfieldcollege.edu

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 21-24, 2013
Boston, Massachusetts
Host Institution: Tufts University

aspeers Calls for Papers by American Studies Students at European Universities by 31 October 2012

full name / name of organization: 
aspeers: emerging voices in american studies
contact email: 
info@aspeers.com

aspeers is the first and currently only peer-reviewed print journal for MA-level American studies scholars in Europe.

"The Geographies of Alice Munro" (NeMLA 3/21-24/13; 9/30/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Abele
contact email: 
abelee@ncc.edu

The Geographies of Alice Munro

44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
March 21-24, 2013
Boston, Massachusetts
Host Institution: Tufts University

CFP: CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERARY STUDIES 6-8 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Banja Luka & DeMontfort University
contact email: 
cells@unibl.rs

1st International Conference of the University of Banja Luka (BiH) in cooperation with De Montfort University (UK)

CELLS - CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERARY STUDIES

[UPDATE] NeMLA 2013 / Together after Oprah: Theorizing Contemporary Memoir via Self-Help Discourse

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Birdsall / Michigan State University
contact email: 
birdsal5@msu.edu

This panel will address the narrative and socio-political relationships between contemporary memoir and self-help.

refereedjournals.com

full name / name of organization: 
Deccan Ink Ltd
contact email: 
editor.deccanink@gmail.com

Call for Papers! CFP !!
Scholarly articles/research papers are
invited for the July-August issues of 20 different
journals listed on
http://refereedjournals.com/

Deadline: 15th July, 2012.

ACTS OF REMEMBRANCE IN CONTEMPORARY NARRATIVES IN ENGLISH: OPENING THE PAST FOR THE FUTURE. 24-26 APRIL 2013

full name / name of organization: 
“Contemporary Narrative in English" Research Team. University of Zaragoza, Spain.
contact email: 
Constanza del Río <crio@unizar.es> and Maite Escudero <mescuder@unizar.es>

Memorials, commemorations, testimonies, memoirs, narratives that attempt to excavate traumatic memories from their ruins and ashes or to reconstruct an all too painful individual or collective histori

Blind Spots September 1, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Invisible Culture
contact email: 
ivc.rochester@gmail.com

Blind Spots

InVisible Culture, Issue 19

Theme issue: Art and Freedom of Expression

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
editor@seismopolite.com

Call for papers – Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
Theme: Art and Freedom of Expression
www.seismopolite.com

[UPDATE] Roth@80, Newark, NJ, March 18-19, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Roth Society
contact email: 
GooblarPRS@gmail.com

The Philip Roth Society proudly announces a call for papers for Roth@80, a conference event organized, in conjunction with the Newark Preservation & Landmarks Committee, to mark the 80th birthday of P

Media, Technology, and the U.S. Prison Regime

full name / name of organization: 
michael litwack
contact email: 
michael_litwack@brown.edu

Proposed Panel: "Media, Technology, and the U.S. Prison Regime"
Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference
6-10 March 2013
Chicago, IL

Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College, April 19 – 21 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Society
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

What is the future of illustration studies?
What can comics scholars learn from animation studies and vice versa?

CFP: CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERARY STUDIES 6-8 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Banja Luka & DeMontfort University
contact email: 
cells@unibl.rs

1st International Conference of the University of Banja Luka (BiH) in cooperation with De Montfort University (UK)

CELLS - CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERARY STUDIES

Update: Disabilities in Children's Literature (long cfp)

full name / name of organization: 
Children's Literature Association Quarterly
contact email: 
spollard@cnu.edu

Disabilities in Children’s Literature:
A Special Issue of Children’s Literature Association Quarterly

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