category: american

Scritture migranti 8/2014 - call for abstracts

full name / name of organization: 
Scritture migranti: rivista di scambi interculturali
contact email: 
redazione.scritturemigranti@unibo.it

The Editorial Board of Scritture migranti: rivista di scambi interculturali is now accepting proposals for its 8/2014 issue.

"Intertextuality in Music since 1900" Universidade Nova de Lisboa 6-7 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
CESEM/FCSH, Universidade Nova de Lisboa & Institut für Musikwissenschaft, Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck
contact email: 
pf.castro@fcsh.unl.pt; Federico.Celestini@uibk.ac.at

Keynote speakers to include:
Nicholas Cook, Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge
Julian Johnson, Royal Holloway, University of London
Lawrence Kramer, Fordham University, New York

First Biennial EAAS Women’s Network Symposium--The State of the Nation: American Women in the Twenty-First Century

full name / name of organization: 
EAAS Women’s Network
contact email: 
eaaswomensnetwork@gmail.com

CFP: First Biennial EAAS Women’s Network Symposium

The State of the Nation: American Women in the Twenty-First Century

Marie Curie-Skłodowska University

Lublin, Poland

SFFTV Special Issue: "Star Trek at 50"

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction Film and Television
contact email: 
gerrycanavan@gmail.com

Science Fiction Film and Television seeks submissions for a special issue on “Star Trek at 50.”

CFP: The Gothic in Literature, Film and Culture (11/1/14; National PCA/ACA Conference, 4/1/15-4/4/15)

full name / name of organization: 
NATIONAL POPULAR & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATIONS 2015 JOINT CONFERENCE
contact email: 
louis.palmer@castleton.edu

CFP: The Gothic in Literature, Film and Culture (11/1/14; National PCA/ACA Conference, 4/1/15-4/4/15)

NATIONAL POPULAR & AMERICAN CULTURE
ASSOCIATIONS 2015 JOINT CONFERENCE

Jack London Life and Works

full name / name of organization: 
Gina Rossetti/Popular Culture Association National Conference
contact email: 
rossetti@sxu.edu

The Popular Culture Association will hold its national convention in New Orleans, LA April 1-4, 2015. Colleagues are invited to submit paper proposals for any aspect of Jack London's life and works.

[UPDATE] Great Migrations and Global Discourses: An Examination of the Harlem Renaissance at Home and Abroad, November 5 – 7

full name / name of organization: 
Catherine L. Adams / Paine College
contact email: 
cladams@paine.edu

The Department of Humanities at Paine College is requesting proposals for the 18th Annual Conference on the Harlem Renaissance to be held on the campus of historic Paine College.

[UPDATE] New Approaches to H.D. panel, Louisvile Conference on Lit and Culture since 1900 (deadline now Sept 30)

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

[Update] CFP: Critical Survey- [The?]Archive- due 1st October 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Maureen England/King's College London
contact email: 
maureen.england@kcl.ac.uk

Call For Papers: Critical Survey
Guest Edited edition of the academic journal published by Berghahn.

TOPIC: [THE?] ARCHIVE

ATHE Dramaturgy Focus Group Graduate Student Paper/Panel Match-Making - ATHE 2015 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
ATHE Dramaturgy Focus Group
contact email: 
wrpwdb@mail.missouri.edu

ATHE Dramaturgy Focus Group Graduate Student Match-Making
Call For Papers / Panel Ideas
Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) 2015 Conference

Kay Boyle: Language and Emotion, American Literature Association 2015, CFP due January 16, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Kay Boyle Society
contact email: 
caroline.maun@wayne edu

The Kay Boyle Society invites contributions on the innovative ways which Kay Boyle communicates emotion through language in any of the four genres.

Kay Boyle's Short Fiction, Society for the Study of American Women Writers, CFP due January 9, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Kay Boyle Society
contact email: 
caroline.maun@wayne.edu; anne.reynes@univ-amu.fr

In accordance with the Society for the Study of American Women Writers shared theme of Liminal Spaces, Hybrid Lives, we invite papers that engage Kay Boyle’s short fiction from any perspective.

[UPDATE] Wrestling and Performance Edited Volume

full name / name of organization: 
Broderick Chow (Brunel University), Eero Laine (The Graduate Center, City University of New York), and Claire Warden (University of Lincoln)
contact email: 
broderick.chow@brunel.ac.uk, elaine@gc.cuny.edu, cwarden@lincoln.ac.uk

Call for contributors for an essay collection on professional wrestling and performance, edited by Broderick Chow (Brunel University), Eero Laine (The Graduate Center, City University of New York), an

Multimodal Representations of War (Deadline 9/30/2014) NeMLA, Toronto, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2015 (deadline for abstracts: 9/30/2014)
contact email: 
tbrady@bmcc.cuny.edu

Proposal ID: 15475
Session Title: Multimodal Representations of War
Area: Culture & Media Studies
Secondary Area: Interdisciplinary Humanities
Session Format: Seminar

Harlot Special Issue: Crafting and DIY Rhetorics (2 January 2015 Deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
Harlot: a revealing look at the arts of persuasion (Online Journal)
contact email: 
questions@harlotofhearts.org

Call for Submissions from Harlot: A Revealing Look at the Arts of Persuasion

Special Issue, Spring 2015: Crafting and DIY Rhetorics

2 January 2015 - Submissions Deadline

Guest Editors:

SSAWW Panels at ALA 2015 (Boston, MA May 2015) 3 January 2015 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for the Study of American Women Writers
contact email: 
kallukian@gatech.edu

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SSAWW Panels at ALA 2015 (Boston, MA May 2015) 3 January 2015 Deadline, Contact email: kallukian@gatech.edu

"LITERATURE AND CRISIS"

full name / name of organization: 
Florida International University
contact email: 
literatureandcrisis@gmail.com

LITERATURE AND CRISIS

Department of Modern Languages
Florida International University
Miami, FL
April 9th-10th, 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS

Deadline Reminder: East – West Cultural Passage Journal, 1 October 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Academic Anglophone Society of Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

For the December 2014 issue, East – West Cultural Passage (http://magazines.ulbsibiu.ro/ewcp/index.htm) seeks quality essays in the fields of language (Pragmatics, Semantics, Semiotics, Socio-lingui

Thinking Beyond the Canon: New Themes and Approaches in Jewish Studies

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA
contact email: 
cjs@humnet.ucla.edu

The UCLA Center for Jewish Studies requests paper proposals for a conference for graduate students, post-docs, and recent PhDs on the theme "Thinking Beyond the Canon: New Themes and Approaches in Jew

"Time and Place in T. S. Eliot and His Contemporaries" - International Symposium, 18-21 January 2015, Florence, Italy

full name / name of organization: 
Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation & Life Beyond Tourism
contact email: 
temur.kobakhidze@cantab.net, Wim.Van-Mierlo@sas.ac.uk, stefanomaria.casella@alice.it

Time and place have huge symbolic significance in Eliot’s work and that of his contemporaries.

[UPDATE] (NeMLA panel; due Sept. 30) “The Moment Made Eternal”: At The Intersection of Photography and Poetry

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2015 - Toronto
contact email: 
hartmann.la@husky.neu.edu

Writing about Alfred Stieglitz’s photography in 1923, Hart Crane said, “Speed is at the bottom of it all.

[UPDATE] Digital Diversity 2015: Writing | Feminism | Culture DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
MacEwan University and University of Alberta
contact email: 
digdiv2015@gmail.com

How have new technologies transformed literary and cultural histories? How do they enable critical practices of scholars working in and outside of digital humanities?

[UPDATE] EXTENDED DEADLINE Exploring Liminality in Anglophone Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Universidade de Vigo & Association of Young Researchers on Anglophone Studies
contact email: 
asyras2015@uvigo.es

In line with the three previous successful ASYRAS conferences organised at the University of Salamanca and the University of Oviedo, the Department of English, French and German Studies of the Univers

April 2015 Issue - Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Mangrum / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
bmangrum@email.unc.edu

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics—an interdisciplinary digital forum and peer-reviewed journal based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill—in

Digital America issue no. 4 | Now Accepting Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Digital America: an online journal on digital culture and American life
contact email: 
info@digitalamerica.org

Digital America is now accepting submissions for Issue No. 4.

Epistolary Children's and Young Adult Literature: NeMLA Toronto, April 30-May 3 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
robyn_schiffman@ivcc.edu

Children’s and Young Adult literature is replete with first-person narratives told through journals, letters, texts, blogs, etc., in order to create a sense of immediacy and the semblance of truth.

[UPDATE] Call for Articles: Popping the Question - The Question of Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Diffractions - Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture
contact email: 
submissions@diffractions.net

Call for Articles

Diffractions – Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture

POPPING THE QUESTION: THE QUESTION OF POPULAR CULTURE

Deadline for article submissions: December 31, 2014​

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Check the website, www.apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

[Panel to be Proposed] Multimodal Literature and Narrative Communication- March 5-8, 2015 at Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
International Narrative Conference
contact email: 
ghosal.2@osu.edu

In the last two decades we have seen a proliferation of what scholars like Wolfgang Hallet, Alison Gibbons, and others have called "multimodal literature." These texts, which include Mark Danielews

Festival of Faith and Music March 26-28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Calvin College
contact email: 
mmccampbell@leeuniversity.edu

Call for Papers: Festival of Faith and Music

March 26-28, 2015 
Calvin College


Grand Rapids, Michigan

[UPDATE] New Contexts for American Poetry in the 1950's and 1960's

full name / name of organization: 
The Charles Olson Society
contact email: 
jsh115@case.edu

The Charles Olson Society will sponsor a session at the annual Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900, to be held at the University of Louisville, February 26-28, 2015.

CFP: Literature (General) Southwest PCA/ACA (11/1/14; 2/11-2/14/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture American Culture Association
contact email: 
srees@usao.edu

Organizers of the 36th annual Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association conference seek paper and panel submissions to the “Literature (General)” category.

Poetry and Collaboration in the Age of Modernism, 2-3 July 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
collaboratingmuse@gmail.com

Keynote Speakers:
Alex Davis (University College Cork)
Peter Howarth (Queen Mary)

Photography, Testimony, and the Voyeuristic Gaze: Bearing Witness to Trauma

full name / name of organization: 
North Eastern Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jonhunter6@gmail.com

This panel seeks papers on the relation between trauma and representation in photography and related visual media. How do images of atrocities both provoke and disarm our voyeuristic gaze?

"Representing Afghanistan" - NeMLA Panel, 30 April-3 May, Toronto 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Alla Ivanchikova/NeMLA
contact email: 
ivanchikova@hws.edu

This seminar is designed to bring together scholars whose work examines representations of Afghanistan in literature, non-fiction, film, and new media published in the aftermath of 9/11 and the subseq

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