category: american

UPDATE: Final Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
contact email: 
bmallen@southtexascollege.edu

FINAL CFP: CAPTIVITY NARRATIVES
Abstract/Proposals by 15 December 2009

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference

Albuquerque, NM February 10-13, 2010

Disagreement: Comparative Literature Graduate Student Conference at New York University March 5-6, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
New York University Department of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
disagreement.NYU@gmail.com

Can we disagree? The question forces you to answer ‘yes’ or ‘no,’ to commit to one path or the other. Perhaps it even forces you to choose your allies, to prepare for combat.

[UPDATE] Contemporary Horror Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
University of Westminster (June 18th and 19th 2010)
contact email: 
david.simmons@northampton.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Professor David Punter (Bristol University)

Dreams Conference Asheville NC June 27-July 1 2010

full name / name of organization: 
International Assciation for the Study of Dreams
contact email: 
bwelt@corcoran.org

The International Association for the Study of Dreams solicits proposals for papers, panels, and symposia for its annual conference Sunday, June 27 through Thursday, July 1, 2010 at the Crowne Plaza R

Dreams Conference Asheville NC June 27-July 1 2010

full name / name of organization: 
International Assciation for the Study of Dreams
contact email: 
bwelt@corcoran.org

The International Association for the Study of Dreams solicits proposals for papers, panels, and symposia for its annual conference Sunday, June 27 through Thursday, July 1, 2010 at the Crowne Plaza R

The Nature of Culinary Choices: Foodways and the Environment

full name / name of organization: 
Session Proposal for American Studies Association 2010 Conference
contact email: 
jeander1@olemiss.edu

[I am proposing a session for the 2010 ASA conference in San Antonio and am looking to fill out my proposed panel.]

[UPDATE] Bridges and Borders Graduate/Undergraduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Advancement and Development Society at The University of Texas at Brownsville
contact email: 
egadsconference@gmail.com

The English Graduate Advancement and Development Society (EGADS!) at the University of Texas at Brownsville will host its annual graduate/undergraduate English studies conference on Saturday, Feb.

Modern Language Studies Special Cluster on 9/11 Literature (April 15, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Justine Dymond, Assistant Professor of English, Springfield College
contact email: 
jdymond@spfldcol.edu

Alfred Hitchcock [UPDATE] Albuquerque, New Mexico, February 10-13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association - 31st Annual Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association - 31st Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 10-13, 2010
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

"Oz: The Books" Proposal due Jan. 15, conference May 14-16, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Angelica Carpenter, Curator, Arne Nixon Center for the Study of Children's Literature, California State University, Fresno; president, International Wizard of Oz Club
contact email: 
angelica@csufresno.edu

Call for Papers: OZ: THE BOOKS

A conference co-sponsored by
The Arne Nixon Center for the Study of Children’s Literature
California State University, Fresno,

Hip Hop and Rap Culture Decemer 15, 2009 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture/American Culture Conference
contact email: 
hiphopcfp@hotmail.com

CFP: Rap Music and Hip Hop Culture
2010 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association 31th Annual Conference

Nineteenth Century Southern Literature: William Gilmore Simms and the Crucible of Southern Culture (September 23-Sept. 25, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
The University Libraries of the University of South Carolina and the William Gilmore Simms Society
contact email: 
Meriwetn@mailbox.sc.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS:
William Gilmore Simms and the Crucible of Southern Culture
September 23-Sept. 25, 2010
South Caroliniana Library at University of South Carolina
Columbia, South Carolina

CFP: Irving’s American West (Deadline 1/03/10; ALA San Francisco, CA May 27-30, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Washington Irving Society
contact email: 
ccapap@hotmail.com

This panel for the 2010 ALA will focus on the increasing attention that scholars have been paying to Washington Irving’s conceptions of the American West.

CFP: 18th Annual English and American Literature Association Conference: Everyday Life and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
English and American Literature Association of the Republicof China in Taiwan (EALA Taiwan) & Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan
contact email: 
foreign@dragon.nchu.edu.tw

Everyday Life and Literature

[Update] CFP: The Works of Joss Whedon (12/15/09; 2/10/10-2/13/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Associations
contact email: 
tamy.burnett@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 15, 2009!

[Update] CFP: True Blood (12/15/09; 2/10-13/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Associations
contact email: 
tamy.burnett@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 15, 2009!

Gene Stratton Porter, Music of the Wild

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature
contact email: 
obuch1mc@cmich.edu

In honor of the centennial of the publication of Gene Stratton-Porter’s Music of the Wild, the Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature (SSML) proposes a panel of papers on that and other Porter’s works at its annual conference, Writing the Midwest, at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, May 13-15, 2010.

Atlantic World Literacies: Before and After Contact--October 7-9, 2010 (abstracts due March 22, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Atlantic World Research Network, University of North Carolina at Greensboro--http://www.uncg.edu/eng/awrn/
contact email: 
awrn@uncg.edu

For this international, interdisciplinary conference, we seek papers that explore how different kinds of literacy, broadly defined, developed around the Atlantic Rim

'The idea of influence in American literature', 31 March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
English Faculty, University of Oxford, UK
contact email: 
tara.stubbs@spc.ox.ac.uk

This one-day conference aims to ask whether American literature might fruitfully be viewed as a product of its influences, and if so, whether it can – or should – be considered separately from the

Humor and the Great Divide--American Literature Association Conference, May 2010; submission deadline 20 January 2010

full name / name of organization: 
American Humor Studies Association
contact email: 
sdmccoy@uga.edu

Sometimes we seem alien to one another—separated by the gulfs of gender, race, ethnicity, religion, politics, class, and/or region, the gaps between us can seem too big to bridge.

With Laughter for All: Toward a New Anthology of American Humor-- ALA Conference May 2010; submission deadline 20 January 2010

full name / name of organization: 
American Humor Studies Association
contact email: 
DSloane@newhaven.edu

The American Humor Studies Association seeks proposals for a round-table session at the American Literature Association Conference at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, Embarcadero Center, on May 27-30,

CFP: Images of Children and/or Childhood

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal (www.redfeatherjournal.org)
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Call for submissions to the premier issue of Red Feather Journal, an online, international, interdisciplinary journal dedicated to the study of the child image.

Franocophone and European Comics and Graphic Novels Panel, Feb. 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
http://swtxpca.org/

Abstract Deadline: 12/15/09, Priority Registration Deadline 12/15/09

[UPDATE] The films of Claire Denis Panel at SW/TX PCA/ACA, Feb. 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
http://swtxpca.org/

Abstract Deadline: 12/15/09, Priority Registration Deadline 12/15/09

[Update] the Films of Michael Haneke Panel at SW/TX PCA/ACA, Feb. 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
http://swtxpca.org/

[UPDATE] Catherine Deneuve: Cultural Icon Panel at SW/TX PCA/ACA, Feb. 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association

http://swtxpca.org/

[UPDATE] Inglourious Basterds Panel at SW/TX PCA/ACA, February 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
http://swtxpca.org/

[UPDATE] CFP: FOOD & CULTURE (Last Call)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/ American Culture Association
contact email: 
williamL@purdue.edu

31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association

http://swtxpca.org/

Submission Deadline: 12/15/09

[Final Update] European Popular Culture and Literature, Feb 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
http://swtxpca.org/

[UPDATE] "Thicker than Water?: The Family in Literature and Culture" (West Region CCL, March 25-27, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
2010 West Region Conference on Christianity and Literature, California Baptist University
contact email: 
cclwestregion@gmail.com

Conference Dates: March 25-27, 2010

California Baptist University, Riverside, CA

CFP Open Topic, Paul Laurence Dunbar Society Panel at 2010 ALA (1/10/2010; ALA 05/27-30/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Thomas Morgan / Paul Laurence Dunbar Society
contact email: 
morgantz@notes.udayton.edu

CFP Open Topic, Paul Laurence Dunbar Society Panel at 2010 ALA

[UPDATE] Fifth International IDEA Conference: Studies in English (14-16 April 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
ATILIM UNIVERSITY, ANKARA, TURKEY
contact email: 
ideaconference@atilim.edu.tr, evrimdogan@atilim.edu.tr

CALL FOR PAPERS

Extended Deadline for Submissions: 8 January 2010

CFP: SSAWW Panels at ALA 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Clarke/ Society for the Study of American Women Writers
contact email: 
Deborah.Clarke@asu.edu

Call for Papers: SSAWW Panels at ALA 2010

33rd Annual NJCEA Conference - Sat. March 27, 2010, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ 07079

full name / name of organization: 
New Jersey College English Association
contact email: 
Nira Gupta-Casale, Dept. of English, Kean University - ncasale@kean.edu

The New Jersey College English Association is soliciting panels and papers considering a broad range of literary and composition topics for its annual conference.

Dubus 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Saint Anselm College
contact email: 
egleason@anselm.edu

NOTE: The date for the submission of ideas for papers and panel discussions has been extended to February 15, 2010.

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