category: american

[UPDATE] Civil War Literature Panel, American Literature Association (ALA 2011 May 26-29, Boston, MA)

full name / name of organization: 
Leslie Crowell
contact email: 
crowell2@illinois.edu

Despite the Civil War’s lasting impact on popular culture in the U.S., the literature of the Civil War period remains an understudied area of nineteenth-century American literary studies.

Revolution! A Regional Graduate Student Literature Conference. April 2, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Christina Hauck, Department of English, Kansas State University
contact email: 
gs_litcon@ksu.edu

At our inaugural Kansas State University Regional Graduate Student Conference in Literature, we will explore the ways in which revolutions of all kind have affected (and continue to affect) our discip

Asian American Literature and the Environment: Call for Chapter Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Dr L Fitzsimmons CSUDH
contact email: 
lfitzsimmons@csudh.edu

Chapter proposals for a collection on Asian American literature and the environment currently being considered.

CEA-MAG "Fortunes & Misfortunes" 5 March 2011

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association - Middle Atlantic Group
contact email: 
Linda DiDesidero - ldidesidero@umuc.edu

Announcing a call for papers for the CEA-MAG Annual Spring Conference, "Fortunes & Misfortunes," at Montgomery College, Rockville, MD on 5 March 2011. Deadline for proposals: December 15.

The Sixties--National PCA/ACA-Deadline December 15

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Carmichael
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

The Sixties: The Culture, The Movements, and The Summer of Love

Deadline for proposal submissions is December 15.

Deleuze and Photography

full name / name of organization: 
Rhizomes
contact email: 
dmk209@lehigh.edu

Rhizomes Special Issue: Deleuze and Photography

Empowerment and the Sacred: An Inter-disciplinary Conference, University of Leeds, 24th - 26th June 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Shivani Rajkomar and Lori Shelbourn, University of Leeds
contact email: 
organisers@empowermentandthesacred.com

Eastern European Culture- Call for Papers for the 2011 PCA/ ACA

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/ American Culture Association
contact email: 
phoboes2000@yahoo.com

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: SESSIONS, PANELS, PAPERS
Eastern European Culture
NATIONAL POPULAR CULTURE & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATIONS 2011 JOINT CONFERENCE
April 20- 23, 2011

T. S. Eliot Society 2011 (Paris)

full name / name of organization: 
T. S. Eliot Society
contact email: 
dchinit@luc.edu

Call for Papers

The Conference On The Conference [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Fraser University School for the Contemporary Arts The Conference On The Conference Organization Committee
contact email: 
submissions@theconferenceontheconference.ca

THE CONFERENCE
ON
THE CONFERENCE

The San Joaquin Valley Journal Spring 2011 Issue

full name / name of organization: 
San Joaquin Valley Journal
contact email: 
adorsey@csustan.edu

The San Joaquin Valley Journal is accepting submissions for the Spring 2011 issue.

Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium Monday, March 14, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium
contact email: 
david.cregan@villanova.edu

Call for Papers and Call for Performances

Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium
Conference Theme:
The Work of Anna Deavere Smith,

Third Annual Graduate and Undergraduate Student Conference on Literature, Composition, and Rhetoric, April 1st and 2nd

full name / name of organization: 
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Sigma Tau Delta - Xi Alpha chapter
contact email: 
xialpha.utc.conference@gmail.com.

We are welcoming graduate and undergraduate student papers or full panel proposals that address any area of literature (British, American, world, colonial and post-colonial, medieval, modern, contempo

[UPDATE] CFP Digital Poster Session (SHARP July 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
SHARP 2011
contact email: 
katherine.harris@sjsu.edu

CALL FOR POSTERS -- UPDATED: Due 12/1

Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing International Conference
Washington DC
July 14 - July 17, 2011

The Book in Art & Science

'International Roth' panel at ALA 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Roth Society
contact email: 
d.brauner@reading.ac.uk

The Philip Roth Society will be sponsoring a panel on “International Roth” at the 2011 American Literature Association Conference, to be held at the Westin Copley in Boston, MA, May 26-29.

[UPDATE] April 2,3 The Graduate Conference of Celebration and Criticism at the University of Wyoming, Laramie.

full name / name of organization: 
Steven Norton, University of Wyoming www.uwappreciates.com
contact email: 
snorton2@uwyo.edu

Announcing the call for papers for a graduate conference on appreciation and critique: on April 2nd and 3rd, 2011.

[UPDATE]: FINAL CFP CAPTIVITY NARRATIVES

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
contact email: 
bmallen@southtexascollege.edu

PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Joint Conference
April 20-23, 2011
San Antonio, TX

http://www.swtxpca.org

[UPDATE] Re-production [Mar 4-5, 2011], Deadline [Jan 15, 2011]

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Literature Graduate Student Organization, Binghamton University
contact email: 
re.production2011@gmail.com

Call for papers
Re-production
Binghamton University Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton, NY
March 4 and 5, 2011

Breaking Boundaries: Body Politics and the Dynamics of Difference March 4-5, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Lawrence College Women's History Graduate Program
contact email: 
tjames@sarahlawrence.edu

Breaking Boundaries: Body Politics and the Dynamics of Difference

a Conference at Sarah Lawrence College
Bronxville, New York
March 4-5, 2011
Free and Open to the Public

Keynote Speaker:

Possibilities of the New: The Subject of Truth in Psychoanalysis - April 22-23, 2011; abstracts due Feb. 1, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Cornell University Psychoanalysis Reading Group
contact email: 
PARGconference@gmail.com

Edited Book in American Multicultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Sherrow Pinder, Ph.D.
contact email: 
spinder@csuchico.edu

Papers concerning issues in American Multicultural Studies are now being sought for an edited volume, which is under contract with Sage Publications.

Emily Dickinson International Society at ALA 2011--1/15/2011 Deadline for Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Dickinson International Society
contact email: 
satingley@ysu.edu

The Emily Dickinson International Society will sponsor two sessions at the 2011 American Literature Association Annual Conference.

Composing Live(s): Writing the Self and the Other within the Disciplines - March 25, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Miami University English Graduate Student and Adjunct Association
contact email: 
MEGAAblog@gmail.com

The 8th Annual Miami University English Graduate Student and Adjunct Association Symposium

Composing Live(s): Writing the Self and the Other within the Disciplines

NYU CALC -- Spring 2011 CFP (1/7/11)

full name / name of organization: 
NYU Colloquium in American Literature and Culture
contact email: 
nyucalc@gmail.com




The Colloquium in American Literature and Culture

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY

CALL FOR PAPERS

THE GENRES OF AMERICAN TRAVEL WRITING

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing, American Literature Association
contact email: 
Volkmer, Jon [jvolkmer@ursinus.edu] or Vogel, Andrew [ vogel@kutztown.edu]

The Society for American Travel Writing invites proposals for papers that examine the overlap between Travel Writing and other Genres for the 2011 American Literature Association Conference, May 26-9,

ECO-TRAVEL WRITING BEFORE THERE WAS ECOTRAVEL

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing, American Literature Association
contact email: 
Volkmer, Jon [jvolkmer@ursinus.edu] or Vogel, Andrew [vogel@kutztown.edu]

The Society for American Travel Writing invites proposals for papers on the topic of “Eco-Travel Writing” for the 2011 American Literature Association Conference, May 26-9, 2011 in Boston.

Sites of Citizenship--10 June 2011

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
jason.j.narlock@kcl.ac.uk

This one-day conference seeks to bring together interdisciplinary scholarship illuminating the ways in which the ‘spatial turn’ towards site-specific research is informing discussions of citizensh

[UPDATED] Apocalypse Literature Panel, American Literature Association

full name / name of organization: 
Amanda Wicks, Louisiana State University
contact email: 
awicks4@lsu.edu

Apocalypse Literature Panel Proposal
American Literature Association Conference
May 26-29, 2011

Echoes of Trauma: Exploring the Intersections of Trauma and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
LSU English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
lsumardigrasconference@gmail.com

21st Annual Mardi Gras Conference at Louisiana State University
Hosted by the English Graduate Student Association
March 3 – 4, 2011

Keynote Address by Dr. Shoshana Felman, Emory University

[UPDATE] [Pre]Occupations: Working, Seizing, Dwelling (Saturday, April 16th, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English at the University of Rhode Island
contact email: 
uriconference2011@gmail.com


[Pre]Occupations: Working, Seizing, Dwelling (Saturday, April 16th, 2011)
A Graduate Conference hosted by the Department of English at the University of Rhode Island

Henry James Society/ ALA--May 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

Voice in Henry James

Henry James Society/ ALA--May 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

James’s form after formalism

Henry James Society/ MLA--January 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

Henry James and/as cultural capital

Worldly James: MLA 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

Worldly James

[UPDATE] Eugene O'Neill's One-Act Plays--Edited Collection (1/1/11 & 7/1/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Y. Bennett/University of Wisconsin-Whitewater & Benjamin D. Carson/Bridgewater State University
contact email: 
bennettm@uww.edu

Although Eugene O’Neill’s work has generated much scholarship, his one-act plays have not received the critical attention they deserve.

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