category: american

Edited Collection - Toni Cade Bambara's Gorilla, My Love, September 1, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Mary S. Comfort/ Moravian College
contact email: 
memsc01@moravian.edu

Studies of one or more of the short stories in Gorilla, My Love by Toni Cade Bambara will be considered for a new volume in the Dialogue series of literary studies published by Rodopi Press Amsterda

BSECS 40th Annual Conference 2011

full name / name of organization: 
The British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
academic@bsecs.org.uk

BSECS 40th Annual Conference

Wednesday 5th – Friday 7th January 2011
St Hugh's College, Oxford, U.K.

"Emotions"

UPDATE: Charles Chesnutt: The Past and Future, SAMLA (deadline: May 10, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Charles W. Chesnutt Association
contact email: 
whardwig@utk.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
November 5-7, 2010, Atlanta, Georgia

“Charles Chesnutt: The Past and Future.”

Pedagogical Approaches to Ethnic American Drama M/MLA Chicago Nov. 4-7, 2010, Deadline June 1, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Samuel Park, Columbia College Chicago
contact email: 
spark@colum.edu

For the past twenty years, playwrights such as Suzan-Lori Parks, David Henry Hwang, and Cherrie Moraga have found themselves becoming as common in the dramatic literature curriculum as O'Neill, Willia

Firsts in Mystery and Detective Fiction Abstracts by May 1, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Martha E. Cook, SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
cookme@longwood.edu

FIRSTS IN MYSTERY AND DETECTIVE FICTION
This session seeks 15-minute papers in English on works
in English or any modern language in this genre, focused

Biopolitics and the Humanities: States of Subjectivity

full name / name of organization: 
Rice University
contact email: 
rice.symposium@gmail.com

Biopolitics and the Humanities: States of Subjectivity

2010 Rice University Graduate Symposium

Rice University in Houston, Texas

September 17th – 18th, 2010

UPDATE - A River Runs Through Us: Exploring the Poetics of Place

full name / name of organization: 
EAPSU: English Association of the Pennsylvania State Universities
contact email: 
rvandyke@lhup.edu

Inspired by the host university’s setting on the banks of the Susquehanna River, between the Alleghenies and Appalachians, the 2010 EAPSU conference theme “A River Runs through Us” invites explo

CFP: Special issue of the _Nathaniel Hawthorne Review_: Sophia Peabody Hawthorne. (8/1/2010/1/30/2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Julie E. Hall/The Nathaniel Hawthorne Society
contact email: 
eng_jeh@shsu.edu

Sophia Peabody Hawthorne has garnered significant critical interest in the past decade and a half, signaled most recently by the 2009 MLA session, "The Two-Hundredth Anniversary of Sophia Hawthorne

Teaching with Technology

full name / name of organization: 
Radical Teacher
contact email: 
lclark@lagcc.cuny.edu

Teaching today is ubiquitously tied to technology; from K-12 through graduate school, today's classroom is increasingly digital, and the call to make it more so grows.

Arrivals, Departures, and Delays: Navigating Modernity (MSA 12: 11/11-11/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Townsend
contact email: 
sltownse@berkeley.edu

This CFP is for the Modernist Studies Association Annual Conference, November 11-14, 2010, in Victoria, B.C.

REMINDER: MPCA/ MACA DEADLINE 4/25

full name / name of organization: 
Alisa M. Smith-Riel/ Midwest Popular Culture Association/ Midwest American Culture Association
contact email: 
smith.riel@gmail.com

Twentieth Century Studies Popular Culture

[UPDATE] Southern Literature and Popular Culture area MPCA-- Minneapolis

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
anne.canavan@gmail.com

The Southern Literature and Popular Culture area of the Midwest Popular Culture Association seeks panel and paper proposals for the annual Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Associat

Housing Fictions: the House in Writing and Culture, 1950 to the Present European Journal of English Studies, Vol. 16

full name / name of organization: 
Francesca Saggini (Universita' della Tuscia)
contact email: 
fsaggini@unitus.it

This issue of EJES aims to engage the variety of European approaches to the study of the house in Anglophone literatures and cultures from the standpoint of contemporaneity.

Popular Architecture and the Built Environment, Oct. 28-30, 2010, Alexandria, VA

full name / name of organization: 
Loretta Lorance / Mid-Atlantic Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
llorance@earthlink.net

Popular Architecture and Built Environment
Mid-Atlantic Popular/American Culture Association
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Alexandria, VA
Thursday, October 28 - Saturday, October 30, 2009

MP Journal: Feminisms 2010

full name / name of organization: 
MP: An Online Feminist Journal
contact email: 
lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

CFP Feminism 2010:

[UPDATE] EXTENDED CFP DEADLINE: 'Fat Studies: A Critical Dialogue' Conference, Sydney Australia, 10 - 11 September 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Samantha Murray, Macquarie University
contact email: 
samantha.murray@mq.edu.au

** APOLOGIES FOR CROSS-POSTING **

CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED

** Following several requests, the deadline for abstracts has been extended until 30 April 2010 **

Conference Call For Papers

Issue 10.1, "Religion and Culture"

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture (reconstruction.eserver.org) announces
Issue 10.1, “Religion and Culture” edited by Michael Benton and Nate Hinerman.

"Teaching Graphic Narrative in the Literature Classroom" (M/MLA 4-7 November 2010, Chicago, IL)

full name / name of organization: 
Midwestern Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rls@fdu.edu

Increasingly comic books and graphic narratives/novels find their way onto literature syllabi.

Women in Popular Culture Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Women in Popular Culture Conference/South Carolina State University
contact email: 
sstein@scsu.edu

WOMEN AND POPULAR CULTURE:
OF SOCIAL JUSTICE, SEXUAL POLITICS AND THE STATUS QUO

CONFERENCE AT SOUTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY, THURSDAY-SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21-23, 2010

MSA12: East Asia and Critics of English Language Modernism (Deadline: 4/26/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Kevin Piper / Modernist Studies Association (MSA)
contact email: 
kcpiper@wisc.edu

East Asia and The Criticism of English Language Modernism

Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the English-speaking World (no closing date)

full name / name of organization: 
IDEA: Interdisciplinarité dans les études anglophones
contact email: 
john.bak@univ-nancy2.fr

Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the English-speaking World

T. S. Eliot Summer School, Univ. of London, 10-17 July 2010

full name / name of organization: 
T. S. Eliot International Summer School
contact email: 
cmps@sas.ac.uk

The program for the second annual T. S. Eliot International Summer School at the University of London (July 10-17) is now online (http://ies.sas.ac.uk/events/TSE/index.htm).

CFP: Neo-Slave Novels; 5/10/10; SAMLA,11/5-11/7/2010

full name / name of organization: 
Julie Cary Nerad, Morgan State University
contact email: 
Julie.Nerad@Morgan.edu

Proposed Special Session
Contemporary Neo-Slave Novels: Re-envisioning Literary and Social Space
SAMLA, Nov 5-7, 2010; Atlanta, GA

The Modernist Left

full name / name of organization: 
Chris Robe'/Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
crobe@fau.edu

An increasing body of archival-based, theoretically-inflected scholarship from literary, cultural, and film historians like Michael Denning, Paula Rabinowitz, Saverio Giovacchini, Alan Wald, and Cary

Modernism and the New Persuasions [4/30/10; 11/11-14/10]

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association Panel
contact email: 
faragher@buffalo.edu

Modernism and the New Persuasions

Peoples, Publics, and Places of the Souths (February 17–19, 2011, Atlanta)

full name / name of organization: 
Southern American Studies Association
contact email: 
cskwiot@gsu.edu

Call for Papers / SASA 2011
“Peoples, Publics, and Places of the Souths”

UPDATE: Diasporic Dialogies

full name / name of organization: 
University of Texas at El Paso
contact email: 
mcrohrleitner@utep.edu; seryan@utep.edu; mdailey@utep.edu

UPDATE:

DIASPORIC DIALOGUES

CFP UPDATE Interceptions: Theory's Modernism and Modernism's Theory

full name / name of organization: 
University of Glasgow
contact email: 
interceptions@googlegroups.com

Sponsored by the AHRC and run in association with the Scottish Network of Modernist Studies and British Association of Modernist Studies, this one-day postgraduate-led symposium aims to provide a foru

Frederick Douglass After Emancipation, Special Session at the M/MLA in Chicago, Nov. 4-7, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Gregory Laski
contact email: 
g-laski@northwestern.edu

Though he is best known as the fugitive-turned-abolitionist, Frederick Douglass had a long career after the legal abolition of slavery.

Music is Voice, PAMLA 2010 (May 4)

full name / name of organization: 
Kathryn Stevenson, Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
kkstevens@hotmail.com

This session, an approved session for the 2010 PAMLA Conference to be held (November 13-14) at Chaminade University of Honolulu, investigates the production of, marketing of, and aesthetic issues surr

Transgendered Oceania and Asia (Deadline: 5/4/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific-Ancient Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
tomokosnyder@gmail.com

PAMLA's 2010 Conference in Hawaii: Transgendered Oceania and Asia
(DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS EXTENDED: 5/4/10)

PANEL SESSION: Transgendered Oceania and Asia

CFP: Travelling South 9/22-26; deadline 5/14

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for Travel Writing
contact email: 
admin@istw-travel.org

“Traveling South”: The Sixth Conference of the International Society for Travel Writing

Film Studies at PAMLA (Deadline Extended: 5/4/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific-Ancient Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
withsecretnoise@yahoo.com

ATTN: PAMLA's 2010 Conference in Hawaii: Film Studies Panel(s)
(DEADLINE EXTENDED: 5/4/10)

Aloha Concerned Cinema Citizens,

“Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry”

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies
contact email: 
philitsociety@gmail.com

The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies, Kathmandu, Nepal, and its reviewed “Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry,” seeks articles in a wide range of philosophical/theoretic

@nd Annual Reviewing Black Mountain College Conference

full name / name of organization: 
BMC Museum + Arts Center and UNC-Asheville
contact email: 
bbutler@unca.edu

Call for papers and panel proposals.
All disciplines invited.

2nd Annual Re-Viewing Black Mountain College Conference
October 8-10, 2010

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