category: american

[UPDATE] The Child Before Adulthood - MMLA St. Louis, Nov 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Lydia Craig/Loyola University Chicago
contact email: 
lcraig1@luc.edu

The panel will be presented at the MMLA at St. Louis, MO from Nov 10-13, 2016

[UPDATE] MMLA Permanent Section - Collectives, Communities, and Print Culture

full name / name of organization: 
MMLA 2016
contact email: 
MMLAcriticism@gmail.com

This permanent MMLA panel invites abstracts that engage with collectives, communities, and print culture, widely conceived.

CFP: 9/11 Popular Culture (Panels for MPCA,Oct 6-9, 2016); April 30 deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Paul Petrovic / Midwest Popular Culture Associatio
contact email: 
pauldpetrovic@gmail.com

The 9/11 and Popular Culture area is looking for abstract proposals for the MPCA conference in Chicago, IL, at the Hilton Rosemont/Chicago O’Hare from Thursday-Sunday, October 6-9.

MMLA Special Session--Beyond Classrooms: Teaching English Studies Online (Deadline 4/30/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Lauren Salisbury / Bowling Green State University
contact email: 
slauren@bgsu.edu

What happens when instructors of English migrate from the borders of a physical classroom to digital teaching environments?

The Readerly (submissions in English welcome) 25 June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Formes Poétiques Contemporaines
contact email: 
claireel@buffalo.edu

Formes Poétiques Contemporaines

FPC 12 THE READERLY

Recently we have talked a great deal of unreadability, it seemed time to revisit the optimistic side of the question…

Autofiction in English

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Hywel Dix, Bournemouth University, UK
contact email: 
HDix@bournemouth.ac.uk

Since the term was coined by Serge Doubrovsky in 1971, autofiction has become established as a recognisable genre within the French literary pantheon.

Cultural Intertexts issue 5/ 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Intertexts - Academic Journal of Literature and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
oana.gheorghiu@ugal.ro

CULTURAL INTERTEXTS, academic journal of Literature and Cultural Studies, ISSN 2393-0624, E-ISSN 2393-1078, edited by the Department of English, Faculty of Letters, “Dunarea de Jos” University of

SAMLA 88: Thinking Utopia/Dystopia through Decolonization/Postcolonialism

full name / name of organization: 
(SAMLA-88; Jacksonville, FL, USA 4-6 Nov 2016)
contact email: 
Bls39@miami.edu

South Atlantic Modern Language Association, 88th Annual Conference in Jacksonville, Florida, USA 4-6 Nov. 2016.
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront
Jacksonville, FL

Call for Papers:

PEER REVIEWERS NEEDED

full name / name of organization: 
Layman Poupard Publishing
contact email: 
info@lpppub.com

Layman Poupard Publishing seeks peer reviewers for forthcoming entries in volumes of the Literature Criticism Series published by Gale Cengage.

'Gothic Afterlives: Mutations, Histories, and Returns', Biennial GANZA Conference, 23-24 January 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA)
contact email: 
conference@ganza.co.nz

The Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA) welcomes papers for its third biennial conference, to be held at Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand, on 23-24 January 2017.

The Encyclopedia of the Lost Generation: Life and Times of the Jazz Age

full name / name of organization: 
Bob Batchelor and Kathleen M. Turner
contact email: 
turner8kathleen@gmail.com and cultpopculture@gmail.com

The Encyclopedia of the Lost Generation: Life and Times of the Jazz Age

Editors: Bob Batchelor and Kathleen M. Turner

[Update]"Pushing Back: Feminist Readings as Resistance"

full name / name of organization: 
Parlour: A Journal of Literary Criticism and Analysis
contact email: 
parlourjournal@gmail.com

Deadline for Submissions: August 1, 2016

CFP for an Essay Collection on "Doing the Charleston," Cambridge Scholars, due May 6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Valerie Frazier, College of Charleston
contact email: 
frazierv@cofc.edu

Call for Proposals for a proposed edited volume of essays centering around the theme of “Doing the Charleston,” to be published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing, and edited by Valerie Frazier

Mock the Weak: Comedy and the Politics of Representation

full name / name of organization: 
Teesside University/ARC Stockton
contact email: 
mocktheweak2016@gmail.com

Mock the Weak: Comedy and the Politics of Representation

14th-15th September 2016, Teesside University/ARC Stockton

Edited Collection on ABC Family / Freeform and its programming

full name / name of organization: 
Emily L. Newman and Emily Witsell
contact email: 
ABCFamilyFreeformBook@gmail.com

Contributions are sought for an interdisciplinary collection of essays on the ABC Family/Freeform to be published by McFarland & Co. We are interested in a sustained exploration of the television chan

Modernist Whitman (Proposed panel for MSA 18)

full name / name of organization: 
Erin Kappeler
contact email: 
erin.joyce.kappeler@gmail.com

This proposed panel for MSA 18 will explore the ways in which modernist poets, critics, and academics reacted to and against Walt Whitman, constructing complicated literary historical and social legac

SAMLA 88: Women's Studies Affiliated Panel: Women & Visions of Utopia/Dystopia in Comics and Graphic Novels

full name / name of organization: 
SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language Association) 88
contact email: 
michael.griffin@lmc.gatech.edu

SAMLA 88: Utopia/Dystopia: Whose Paradise Is It?
Women’s Studies – Affiliated Panel
Jacksonville, Florida – November 4-6, 2016
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront

2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference:Contemporary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association
contact email: 
jhines7@knights.ucf.edu

2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference
Call for Papers
Contemporary Studies Area

Thursday-Sunday, 6 - 9 October 2016
Chicago, IL

Call for Peer Reviewers

full name / name of organization: 
[Inter]sections
contact email: 
intersections@americanstudies.ro

[Inter]sections is the annual online journal of American Studies at the University of Bucharest (ISSN 2068 – 3472). It has been a peer-reviewed academic publication since 2009.

MSA 2016: "The Pool Film Group and Beyond: Modernism's Media" (Abstracts due 4/12/16)

full name / name of organization: 
The H.D. International Society
contact email: 
rawalsh@ncsu.edu

The H.D.

Flow 2016 Conference on Television and New Media (Austin, 9/15-9/17)

full name / name of organization: 
Flow 2016
contact email: 
flowconference2016@gmail.com

The 2016 Flow Conference will feature a series of roundtables, each organized around a discussion question on contemporary issues in television and new media culture and scholarship.

Call for papers Law, Culture and the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

submission via website:

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

or email:
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

Call for papers Online International Journal of Arts and Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

submission via website:

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Journal of the Theoretical Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
Submission via website:

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

or email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Call for papers american Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
American Journal of Social Science Studies R&D ​
contact email: 
editor@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via wesbite:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/jsss
or email
editor@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

call for papers Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

submission via website:

http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

or email:
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

The journal’s objectives are to publish papers of broad interest in the humanities and social sciences.

Call for papers Journal of Digital Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
jrsd.journal@gmail.com

submission via website

jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

or email:

jrsd.journal@gmail.com

Disrupting the Narrative Agency of Modernism (MSA 18 Pasadena)

full name / name of organization: 
Oleg Gelikman, Soka University of America
contact email: 
ogelikman@soka.edu

MSA 18 Pasadena Nov. 17-20, 2016

The Splendor of the Real: Disrupting The Narrative Agency of Modernism

Call for papers International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926)
contact email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

Echoes of Eco (20-22 Feb. 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
School of Arts and Humanities, University of Lisbon
contact email: 
umbertoeco.conference@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Midwest PCA-- Southern Lit and Culture

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

Call for Papers

Call for Book Reviewer for The Intimacies of Four Continents, Lisa Lowe 2015 (review due mid-May 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Women’s Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
denise_macneil@redlands.edu

Women’s Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal seeks a reviewer to review The Intimacies of Four Continents (Lisa Lowe, 2015).

Call for Papers -- The American Graphic Short Story -- A Symposium of the American Literature Association, Oct. 20-22, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of the American Short Story
contact email: 
robert.clark@ccga.edu

The Society for the Study of the American Short Story seeks papers for a panel on the American graphic short story to be held at an international symposium on the short story.

[UPDATE] Chapter proposals for "Transecology: Transgender Perspectives on the Environment"

full name / name of organization: 
Douglas Vakoch / California Institute of Integral Studies
contact email: 
dvakoch@ciis.edu

Chapter proposals are invited for the edited book Transecology: Transgender Perspectives on the Environment, due by May 15, 2016.

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