category: american

Thinking and Practicing Reconciliation: Literary and Pedagogical Responses to Atrocity

full name / name of organization: 
Jack Shuler and Leo Riegert
contact email: 
Jack Shuler – shulerj@denison.edu

Thinking and Practicing Reconciliation: Literary and Pedagogical Responses to Atrocity

Carried Across: Translations, Temporalities, and Trajectories

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English at University of Rhode Island
contact email: 
uriconference2010@gmail.com


“Carried Across: Translations, Temporalities, and Trajectories”
A Graduate Conference hosted by the Department of English at University of Rhode Island

Journal of Drama Studies--October 2009 issue. Sub by January 15, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
The Shakespeare Association(India)
contact email: 
bhimsdahiya@gmail.com

Research articles on Anglo Indian world drama,and American drama including works in translation of 12-15 pages length are invited for Journal of Drama Studies, published by The Shakespeare Association

[UPDATE] "American History and Culture" area at SW/TX PCA/ACA 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
contact email: 
Kelli_Shapiro@brown.edu

“American History and Culture” area
SW/TX PCA/ACA
31st Annual Conference, February 10-13, 2010
Proposal submission deadline: December 15, 2009
Http://www.swtxpca.org

Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium (LLUC), March 27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
The Department of English Language and Literature and the Department of Languages and Linguistics at Gordon College
contact email: 
LLUC@gordon.edu

The Department of English Language and Literature and the Department of Languages and Linguistics at Gordon College invite paper submissions for their first annual Literatures and Linguistics Undergra

CFP - Proto-Chicana Literature? Resurrecting the Writings of Josefina Niggli

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Jamie Davis and Dr. Lori Oxford/Western Carolina University
contact email: 
jddavis@email.wcu.edu and lfoxford@email.wcu.edu

Although scholars generally agree that the Chicano literary movement gained its primary momentum around 1959 and was dominated nearly exclusively by male writers for decades, a number of Mexican Natio

Flannery O'Connor Regular Session at RMMLA 2010 (abstracts due March 1, 2010; conference October 14-16, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
donhardy@unr.edu

Each year the RMMLA (Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association) conference includes a regular session dedicated to the work of Flannery O'Connor.

Interdisciplinarity (1/25/10; 4/9-10/10

full name / name of organization: 
Midwestern Conference on Literarture, Language, and Media
contact email: 
mcllm@niu.edu

The 18th annual Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM), April 9-10, 2010, Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, IL

"Democratic Communications, Equal Rights & Global Justice" : Union for Democratic Communications 2010 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Union for Democratic Communications
contact email: 
shmacek@noctrl.edu

Call for Participation
Union for Democratic Communications 2010 Conference
"Democratic Communications, Equal Rights & Global Justice"

“Bodies of Knowledge: Anatomy, Complexity and the Invention of Organizational Systems, 1500-1850" (Abstracts: Feb. 1, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
M. S. Landers / University of Puerto Rico
contact email: 
anatomycfp@gmail.com

We are seeking proposals for a collection of essays that will explore the many ways in which early modern understandings of the body created a new paradigm for the theoretical/artificial organization

UPDATE: Creative Writing - UK (11/30/09; 6/18/10 - 6/20/10)

full name / name of organization: 
National Institute for Excellence in the Creative Industries
contact email: 
creative@bangor.ac.uk

Great Writing:
The International Creative Writing Conference

18-20 June 2010

What future is there for Creative Writing?

Call for Papers for the Tenth National Black Writers’ Conference, Thursday, March 25 – Sunday, March 28, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
The Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College
contact email: 
bgreene@mec.cuny.edu

Call for Papers for the Tenth National Black Writers’ Conference – And We Heard the Thunder: Black Writers Reconstructing Memories and Lighting the Way.

The Trickster in American Literature and Culture American Literature Association Conference 5/27/10-5/30/10 San Francisco

full name / name of organization: 
Natasha Kohl, Fordham University
contact email: 
tashakohl@yahoo.com

A Panel for the Annual Conference of the
American Literature Association
San Francisco 5/27/10-5/30/10

The Trickster in American Literature and Culture

[UPDATE] Natures 2010 abstract deadline [12/1/09;2/19/10]

full name / name of organization: 
La Sierra University
contact email: 
gradengl@lasierra.edu

REMINDER--Deadline for Natures 2010 abstracts is December 1, 2009.
Conference date: February 19, 2010
Location: La Sierra University (Riverside, CA)

Post-war American Poetry and Painting

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent
contact email: 
B.Hickman@kent.ac.uk



American poetry and painting
3-4 July 2010
University of Kent Centre for Modern Poetry


[UPDATE] Spotlighted Scholars - Anxieties of Overexposure: Enlargements, Contagions & the Dark

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Center for Performance Studies
contact email: 
overexposure@tft.ucla.edu

SPOTLIGHTED SCHOLARS AWARD

The Second Annual National Graduate Student Conference in Performance Studies, hosted by the UCLA Center for Performance Studies

The Art of Scandal

full name / name of organization: 
The History of Art Graduate Student Association at The Ohio State University
contact email: 
ArtofScandal@gmail.com

Scandal has long played an essential role in the critical and historical reception of art.

Transgressing Boundaries, Enacting Difference, April 3, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Miami English Graduate and Adjunct Association
contact email: 
ashbydj@muohio.edu

Transgressing Boundaries, Enacting Difference, April 3, 2010

Conflicting Views: Visual Culture, Conflict and Northern Ireland

full name / name of organization: 
School of Creative Arts, IADT Dun Laoghaire, Dublin
contact email: 
justin.carville@iadt.ie

Conflicting Views: Visual Culture, Conflict and Northern Ireland
Venue: Institute of Art, Design & Technology, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin.
Dates: June 10th – 12th 2010.

3rd Global Conference: Forgiveness - Probing the Boundaries (July 2010: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
for3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Forgiveness - Probing the Boundaries

Thursday 15th July 2010 – Saturday 17th July 2010
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Papers

1st Global Conference: Revenge (July 2010: Oxford, United Kingdom)

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

1st Global Conference
Revenge

Thursday 15th July 2010 – Saturday 17th July 2010
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Papers

Forum Journal Issue 10: Space/s (Deadline 1 February 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Forum: The University of Edinburgh's Journal for Culture and the Arts
contact email: 
forumjournal.edb@googlemail.com

Forum: The University of Edinburgh's Online Postgraduate Journal of Culture and the Arts

Call for Papers - Issue 10 - Space(s)

“Bigger than Words, Wider than Pictures”: Noise, Affect, Politics

full name / name of organization: 
University of Salford and Islington Mill
contact email: 
B.Halligan@Salford.ac.uk

Call for Participation:

“Bigger than Words, Wider than Pictures”: Noise, Affect, Politics

University of Salford and Islington Mill, July 1-3 2010

[UPDATE] AADS Dissertation Fellowship - Due Friday, January 22, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
African and African Diaspora Studies Program, Boston College
contact email: 
aads@bc.edu

Boston College’s African and African Diaspora Studies Program (AADS) announces the inaugural year of its dissertation fellowship competition.

UPDATE: CARSON McCULLERS: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE AND 94TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION (FEBRUARY 17-19, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Carson McCullers Center for Writers and Musicians
contact email: 
mccullerscenter@colstate.edu

The Carson McCullers Center at Columbus State University (Columbus, GA) seeks papers and panels on a wide range of topics related to McCullers’ work and influence.

Gertrude Stein Society at ALA (May 27-30, 2010; San Francisco; Deadline 1/15/10)

full name / name of organization: 
The Gertrude Stein Society of the American Literature Association
contact email: 
Amy.Robbins@hunter.cuny.edu

CFP—The Sixties: The Culture, the Movements, and the Summer of Love

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/ American Culture Association Annual National Conference
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu or spenc183@msu.edu

CFP—The Sixties: The Culture, the Movements, and the Summer of Love

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual National Conference

Charles Olson 2010: A Centenary Conference. 13th-14th November, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Modern Poetry, University of Kent
contact email: 
d.herd@kent.ac.uk

Charles Olson 2010

A Centenary Conference

Centre for Modern Poetry, University of Kent

13th – 14th November, 2010

9th Global Conference: Environmental Justice and Global Citizenship (July 2010: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ejgc9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference
Environmental Justice and Global Citizenship

Sunday 11th July 2010 – Tuesday 13th July 2010
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Papers

MyTerritory - Saturday 24 April 2010

full name / name of organization: 
School of English, University of Leicester, UK
contact email: 
Myterritory@le.ac.uk

Following on from two hugely successful recent conferences, the 2010 School of English postgraduate conference at the University of Leicester will address concepts of personal territory, in any of its

Changing Cultures... Veterinary Medicine & Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph
contact email: 
vetlit@uoguelph.ca

May 10th and 11th, 2010
Ontario Veterinary College,
University of Guelph

A two day symposium on veterinary medicine and the literary arts.

Ruminations, Inaugural issue--Spring 2010: "Blasphemy" (submissions due 1/15/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
A Literary Journal for Masters Students/New York University Evening Papers
contact email: 
ruminations.submissions@gmail.com

Ruminating, or chewing and digesting information, stands as the hallmark of literary criticism.

Poe and Reputation, ALA San Francisco, May 27-30, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
The Poe Studies Association
contact email: 
jgruesse@kean

Poe and Reputation, ALA San Francisco, May 27-30, 2010.

Teaching Poe in the Digital Age, ALA, San Francisco May 27-30. 2010.

full name / name of organization: 
The Poe Studies Association
contact email: 
susanamper@yahoo.com

TEACHING POE in The Digital Age sponsored by the Poe Studies Association. ALA San Francisco, May 27030, 2010.

Twilight and Stephanie Meyers (12/15/09; SW/TX PCA/ACA 2/10-2/13/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Heldrich
contact email: 
pheldrich@sbcglobal.net

CFP: Twilight and Stephanie Meyers (12/15/09; SW/TX PCA/ACA 2/10-2/13/10)

Panel(s) now forming on the phenomenon of Twilight
• Novels
• Films
• Marketing

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