category: american

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

Southern Short Fiction: Representation and Rewriting of Myth

full name / name of organization: 
Centre de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Langue Anglaise (Angers, France); Suds d’Amériques (Versailles, St Quentin en Yvelines, France); Catholic University (Lille, France).
contact email: 
alice.clarkoo@gmail.com; gerald.preher@gmail.co ; emmanuel.vernadakis@univ-angers.fr

Call for papers: Lille, FRANCE June 20-22, 2013

Southern Short Fiction: "Representation and Rewriting of Myth"

Modern Fiction Studies Special Issue: Modernist Life Narratives—Bildungsroman, Biography, Autobiography

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
mfs@purdue.edu

Call for Papers: Modernist Life Narratives—Bildungsroman, Biography, Autobiography

Guest Editor: John Paul Riquelme
Deadline for Submissions: September 1, 2012

Peace and Nuclear-Non Proliferation February 15-17, 2013 Guilford College

full name / name of organization: 
Professor for Peace
contact email: 
professorsforpeace at gmail.com

Abstracts Due: November 15, 2012
Peace and Nuclear Non-Proliferation: A World of No Nukes?

Call for Chapter Proposals: Reimagining School Reform and Innovation

full name / name of organization: 
Sense Publishers
contact email: 
reimaginingschoolreform@gmail.com

Matthew Lynch and Sense Publishers are proud to issue a Call for Chapter Proposals for a forthcoming edited book entitled Reimagining School Reform and Innovation.

Devils and Dolls: Dichotomous Depictions of 'The Child' (27th March 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Jen Baker / University of Bristol
contact email: 
devils_dolls@live.co.uk

 

[UPDATE] Exploring Suburban Narratives in Literature, Film and Television

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
leviaj@gmail.com

From Revolutionary Road to American Beauty and Desperate Housewives, some of the most popular works of fiction, television and film are those that focus in on the ‘ordinariness’ of suburban living

Re-Encountering the Encounter - February 28-March 2 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Society of Early Americanists - 8th Biennial Conference, Savannah Georgia
contact email: 
ens310@lehigh.edu

Miranda famously declares at the conclusion of The Tempest that she now exists in a “Brave new world.” This oft-quoted line is frequently misremembered as referring to the enchanted island itself,

Literary Texts: The Power and the Possible

full name / name of organization: 
CIRLEP / Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne
contact email: 
dthomieres@wanadoo.fr

Transmediality and the Role of the U.S. in Cultural Translation (29 to 31 August 2013; Germersheim, Germany)

full name / name of organization: 
European Society for Translation Studies
contact email: 
freitagf@uni-mainz.de

This panel at the 7th Congress of the European Society of Translation Studies will address questions of transmediality and cultural translation with a focus on the U.S.

CFP: Popular Culture and World Politics v. 5.0 (8/15; 9/11-11/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
contact email: 
PCWP@hws.edu

Pop Culture and World Politics v5.0
9-11 November 2012
Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Geneva, NY 14456 USA

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