category: bibliography and history of the book

[UPDATE] COLLECTION OF ESSAYS ON 18TH-CENTURY LITERATURE 7/31/2010

full name / name of organization: 
BOOK TITLE: New Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature and Culture.
contact email: 
NewStudiesin18@gmail.com

New Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature and Culture is a collection of essays featuring the work of established and emerging scholars in the areas of eighteenth-century commerce, race, law, genre

[UPDATE] “‘What is bettre than gold?’: Economies and Values in the Middle Ages”

full name / name of organization: 
Columbia University Medieval Guild
contact email: 
medievaleconomies@gmail.com

The Columbia University Medieval Guild is pleased to announce its 21st annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference, “ ‘What is bettre than gold?’: Economies and Values in the Middle Age

Material Cultures conference, 9/15/2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of Ottawa
contact email: 
tallen@uottawa.ca

Material Cultures

May 6-8, 2011
Department of English, University of Ottawa

THE DIGITAL AND THE HUMAN(ITIES): ACCESS, AUTHORITY & IDENTITY

full name / name of organization: 
Matt Cohen / The Texas Institute for Literature and Textual Studies (The University of Texas at Austin)
contact email: 
amgolden@mail.utexas.edu

Call for Papers: Texas Institute for Literary and Textual Studies

THE DIGITAL AND THE HUMAN(ITIES): ACCESS, AUTHORITY & IDENTITY
http://www.utexas.edu/cola/insts/tilts-2011/

COLLECTION OF ESSAYS ON 18TH-CENTURY LITERATURE 7/31/2010

full name / name of organization: 
BOOK TITLE: New Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature and Culture.
contact email: 
NewStudiesin18@gmail.com

New Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature and Culture is a collection of essays featuring the work of established and emerging scholars in the areas of eighteenth-century commerce, race, law, genre

THE DIGITAL AND THE HUMAN(ITIES): ACCESS, AUTHORITY & IDENTITY (Feb. 3-6, 2011; vita & abstract due Aug. 1, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Texas Institute For Literary and Textual Studies, English Department, The University of Texas at Austin
contact email: 
amgolden@mail.utexas.edu

THE DIGITAL AND THE HUMAN(ITIES): ACCESS, AUTHORITY & IDENTITY

  • http://www.utexas.edu/cola/insts/tilts-2011/
  • February 3-6, 2011
    The University of Texas at Austin
    Austin, Texas

    [UPDATE] Graphic Engagement: The Politics of Comics and Animation (conference: 2-4 Sept. 2010, EXTENDED deadline: 09 July 2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Purdue Comparative Literature Program
    contact email: 
    graphic.engagement@gmail.com

    The Purdue Comparative Literature Program presents the 2010 Conference

    Graphic Engagement: The Politics of Comics and Animation

    Purdue University – West Lafayette, IN


    “From ‘Restoration’ to ‘Eighteenth–Century’” (proposal by 15/9/10; ASECS conference 17-20/3/11)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Claude Willan
    contact email: 
    cwillan@stanford.edu

    I'm soliciting proposals for this panel, which will run next March at the 2011 ASECS in Vancouver.

    Out of Bounds: Mobility, Movement and Use of Manuscripts and Printed Books, 1350-1550

    full name / name of organization: 
    Professor Martha Driver, English Department, Pace University
    contact email: 
    MDriver@pace.edu

    Twelfth Biennial Conference of the Early Book Society in collaboration with the Twelfth York Manuscripts Conference

    in honour of Professor Toshiyuki Takamiya
    3-7 July 2011

    Silent and Ineffable: Functions of the Unsaid in Literature and the Humanities. Nov. 26-27th, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan
    contact email: 
    ntuteng@ntut.edu.tw

    “Love, and be silent,” Cordelia says in Act One. To some, Cordelia’s verbal intransigence toward Lear marks her as proud and stiff-necked, to others as truth incarnate.

    Poster Presentations: SAMLA 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    SAMLA
    contact email: 
    dparker@gardner-webb.edu

    In addition to traditional paper sessions and roundtables, through the poster presentation session, SAMLA welcomes visual presentations as well.

    Call for papers - information history

    full name / name of organization: 
    Dr Toni Weller
    contact email: 
    tweller@dmu.ac.uk

    The international, peer reviewed journal, Library & Information History is seeking submissions for a special issue on Information History.

    Pauses, Stops, and Fitful Starts: Eighteenth-Century Punctuations

    full name / name of organization: 
    American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Conference, 2011
    contact email: 
    interrobang@mail.utexas.edu

    American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Conference, 2011

    Location: Vancouver, Canada
    Dates: March 17-20, 2011
    Abstract submission deadline: September 15, 2010

    [REMINDER] (Re)Reading John Addington Symonds

    full name / name of organization: 
    Keele University, UK
    contact email: 
    a.k.regis@engl.keele.ac.uk

    (Re)Reading John Addington Symonds

    **CFP DEADLINE APPROACHING**

    Saturday 11th September 2010

    A one-day conference at Keele University

    [UPDATE] In/animate: The Thing (Babel Conference, Austin, TX Nov 4-6) CFP extended to July 1

    full name / name of organization: 
    MEARCSTAPA / Babel Working Group
    contact email: 
    medieval.thing.cfp@gmail.com

    MEARCSTAPA (Monsters: the Experimental Association for the Research of Cryptozoology through Scholarly Theory And Practical Application) invites paper proposals for a panel inspired by the by the arti

    Bold Inquiry: New Directions in Comparative Literature

    full name / name of organization: 
    Inquire: A Journal of Comparative Literature
    contact email: 
    inquire@ualberta.ca

    Inquire is a new peer-reviewed international journal of Comparative Literature to be published online by the graduate students of the Program of Comparative Literature at the University of Alberta

    Bridging the Gaps, Minding the Context: New perspectives for Young Researchers (17-18 March 2011)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Universidade de Vigo (Spain)
    contact email: 
    bridging-the-gaps@uvigo.es

    Bridging the Gaps, Minding the Context is a conference hosted by and designed for PhD and Postgraduate students.

    Readings and Representations of the Seventeenth Century 28-29th January 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Chetham's Library, Manchester, UK
    contact email: 
    c17.conference@manchester.ac.uk

    ‘Such Total and Prodigious Alteration’ / ‘The Wounds May Be Again Bound Up’: Readings and Representations of the Seventeenth Century

    [UPDATE] UBC 39th Annual Medieval Studies Workshop 14-16 October 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    UBC Committee for Medieval Studies
    contact email: 
    daniela.boccassini@ubc.ca

    Quest and Conquest:
    Spiritual Symbols and Myths in the Indo-Mediterranean and European Worlds

    [Please note that the deadline for submission of proposals has been extended.]

    [UPDATE] Eudora Welty Review. Deadline for Vol. 3 (2011): Aug. 1, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Eudora Welty Review (published by Dept. of English, Georgia State University)
    contact email: 
    ewn@langate.gsu.edu

    The Eudora Welty Review, formerly the Eudora Welty Newsletter, is an annual journal published each spring that encourages research and scholarship on Welty and wider reading and teaching of her work.

    [UPDATE] Common Threads: A Crazy Quilt of Literary Inquiry

    full name / name of organization: 
    Middle Tennessee State University English Graduate Student Organization
    contact email: 
    submissions@mtsuegso.org

    DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JULY 1ST!

    MTSU EGSO CONFERENCE CALL FOR PAPERS

    DEFINING THE NEW: EXPERIMENTS AND INNOVATIONS IN ENGLISH STUDIES, Oct. 22-23, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Ohio University Department of English / Quarter After Eight Literary Journal
    contact email: 
    klnuernberger@yahoo.com

    DEFINING THE NEW: EXPERIMENTS AND INNOVATIONS IN ENGLISH STUDIES
    A Conference sponsored by the Ohio University English Department and Quarter After Eight

    Eudora Welty Review (annual). Deadline for Vol. 3 (2011): Aug. 1, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Eudora Welty Review (published by Dept. of English, Georgia State University)
    contact email: 
    ewn@langate.gsu.edu

    The Eudora Welty Review, formerly the Eudora Welty Newsletter, is an annual journal published each spring that encourages research

    [UPDATE] Reminder: Special Issue of MELUS: The Future of Jewish American Literary Studies (June 30, 2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Lori Harrison-Kahan
    contact email: 
    harrislo@bc.edu

    Addressing questions raised by the 2009 MLA roundtable “Does the English Department Have a Jewish Problem?,” this special issue of MELUS will survey the current state of Jewish American literary s

    Intersections, Tensions and New Dimensions: Encounters in the Contact Zone in English Studies October 8-9, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of New Hampshire English Graduate Organization
    contact email: 
    UNHContactZones@gmail.com

    Intersections, Tensions, and New Dimensions:
    Encounters in the Contact Zone in English Studies

    October 8-9, 2010
    University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

    Civil Rights, Social Justice, and the Midwest: THE SOCIETY FOR UTOPIAN STUDIES 35th Annual Meeting (07/15/2010, 10/28-10/31/2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    The Society for Utopian Studies
    contact email: 
    brian_greenspan@carleton.ca

    *** DEADLINE EXTENDED to July 15, 2010 ***

    Hilton Milwaukee City Center
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    October 28-31, 2010

    Bodies, Affect, Reading (proposal by 15 Sept 2010; ASECS conference 17-20 March 2011)

    full name / name of organization: 
    David A. Brewer
    contact email: 
    brewer.126@osu.edu

    I'm seeking proposals for fifteen to twenty minute talks for the following panel at the upcoming meeting of the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies in Vancouver, BC, next March:

    [UPDATE] Ut Pictura Poesis: Thinking about Representation in Late Medieval and Renaissance England, 1-2 October 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Queen's University, Kingston (Canada)
    contact email: 
    queensrencon@gmail.com

    We are pleased to announce that the keynote speaker for the conference will be Dr. Steven Mullaney, renowned author of The Place of the Stage: License, Play and Power in Renaissance England.

    Decadent Poetics, 1-2 July 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Centre for Victorian Studies, University of Exeter, UK
    contact email: 
    decadent-poetics@exeter.ac.uk

    Keynote speakers: Stephen Arata (Virginia); Joseph Bristow (UCLA); Regenia Gagnier (Exeter); Catherine Maxwell (Queen Mary, London)

    Sidney at Kalamazoo, 12-15 May 2011; Deadline 15 Sept. 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    International Sidney Society
    contact email: 
    jbdavis@stetson.edu

    The Sidney Society will sponsor two open sessions on Philip Sidney and his Circle at the 46th International Congress on Medieval Studies Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Michigan).

    [UPDATE] Crime Across Cultures: An Interdisciplinary Conference (9-10 Sept 2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Leeds, UK
    contact email: 
    crimeacrosscultures@googlemail.com

    Keynote Speakers: Dr David Platten (University of Leeds) and Dr Stephen Morton (University of Southampton). Reading by Courttia Newland

    Visual peritext: covers and other visual presentation strategies

    full name / name of organization: 
    E|C - Associazione Italiana di Studi Semiotici
    contact email: 
    acqualuca@gmail.com

    CALL FOR PAPERS FOR E|C MONOGRAPHICAL ISSUE
    http://www.ec-aiss.it/

    Visual peritext: covers and other visual presentation strategies

    Edited by Luca Acquarelli, Michele Cogo, Francesca Tancini

    Word, Image, and Contemporary Lyric Voice(s) (NeMLA--April 7-10, 2011)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Anne Keefe, Rutgers University
    contact email: 
    akeefe@eden.rutgers.edu

    Word, Image, and Contemporary Lyric Voice(s)

    42nd Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
    www.nemla.org
    April 7-10, 2011
    New Brunswick, NJ – Hyatt New Brunswick

    Steve Tomasula and the New Media Novel (Panel for EGO Oct 22-23, 2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    English Graduate Organization (EGO), Western Illinois University
    contact email: 
    d-banash@wiu.edu

    Steve Tomasula and the New Media Novel

    Panel for 2010 EGO Conference, Humanities in the Digital Age
    October 22-23, 2010, Macomb, Illinois
    Deadline for proposals: September 1, 2010

    SLAVIC LITERATURES ACROSS SPACE & TIME

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Alberta
    contact email: 
    pankovsk@ualberta.ca

    CALL FOR PAPERS

    SLAVIC LITERATURES ACROSS SPACE & TIME

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