category: bibliography and history of the book

Media, Medium, Mediation: Media Aesthetics Before 1900 (ACLA 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Teukolsky
contact email: 
rachel dot teukolsky at vanderbilt dot edu

This seminar proposes to explore the aesthetic effects of early media--understood as "discourse networks," or channels of communication--by unsettling the idea of media itself.

Papers Wanted for Literary Journal on American Identity - 11/15/09 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
St. John's University Humanities Review
contact email: 
sjuhumanities@gmail.com

This is a call for papers for the fall 2009 Humanities Review, a literary journal for the St. John’s University English Department in Queens, NY.

Re-defining art: Artistic genres in literary works.

full name / name of organization: 
The American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)
contact email: 
medinaa@uhd.edu

This seminar seeks to identify how and why contemporary literature uses visual works of art (murals, montages, sculpture, paintings, photography, etc) as a means of interpretation.

Consumption: Pleasures of the Text, Materiality, and Cultural Practices

full name / name of organization: 
Epitextes
contact email: 
epitextes@gmail.com

The French Graduate Student Association of Columbia University is
pleased to announce a new issue of its graduate student journal on the subject of:

Columbia Graduate Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Epitextes
contact email: 
epitextes@gmail.com

The Columbia French Graduate Student Association is pleased to announce the inaugural issue of its journal of graduate work, Épitextes, on the subject of:

[UPDATE] National Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference Call for Papers - USF Tampa - March 25 - 27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Florida English
contact email: 
usf.egsa.conference@gmail.com

National Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference Call for Papers
University of South Florida – Tampa, Fl.
March 25-27, 2010

National Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference Call for Papers - USF Tampa - March 25 - 27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Florida English
contact email: 
etrauth@mail.usf.edu

National Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference Call for Papers
University of South Florida – Tampa, Fl.
March 25-27, 2010

ACLA Seminar: Toward a Gendered Analytics of Diaspora (PROPOSALS DUE BY NOV. 13)

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2010 Conference (April 1-4), New Orleans, LA
contact email: 
soumitree.gupta@gmail.com

ACLA Seminar: Toward a Gendered Analytics of Diaspora: Interrogating Constructions of Gender and Sexuality in Diasporic Cultural Productions

ACLA Annual Meeting, April 1-4, 2010

Sex, Death, and Boredom: An Academic Conference. Friday, February 12, 2010. Fordham Lincoln Center Campus.

full name / name of organization: 
Will Fenton, Fordham Graduate English Association
contact email: 
fenton@fordham.edu

Calling All Papers

Fordham University
New York City
February 12, 2010

Sex, Death, and Boredom
Keynote Speaker: Simon Critchley

“Longing in the Age of New Media” 2/19/10

full name / name of organization: 
USC Comparative Literature Symposium/USC Department of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
coltsymposium@gmail.com

We invite you to submit paper proposals to the 2010 Comparative Literature Symposium at USC. We welcome submissions from all disciplines relevant to the conference theme:

Ravenna, an online journal dedicated to the relationship between the British decadent movement and Italy

full name / name of organization: 
http://www.oscholars.com/Ravenna/Ravenna2/toc.htm
contact email: 
luca.caddia@katamail.com

I am pleased to announce the publication of the second volume of "Ravenna", an online interdisciplinary journal devoted to the relationship between the British Decadent movement and Italy.

"Limits of the Human"

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at Uninversity of California, Santa Barbara
contact email: 
emcconference@gmail.com

The Early Modern Center of the University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB) invites paper proposals for our 2010 Winter Conference, "Limits of the Human." The conference will take place on Friday

The Aural Archive, ACLA, April 1-4, 2010, New Orleans (11/13/09)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Cohen, Louisiana State University; Sarah J. Townsend, New York University
contact email: 
mcohen@lsu.edu; sjt239@nyu.edu

“The Aural Archive”

ACLA annual convention, New Orleans, April 1-4, 2010

Proposals due: Nov. 13, 2009

Archival Travels / Traveling Archives

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA
contact email: 
an.kingsley@gmail.com ; mujumdar.a@neu.edu

We are inviting paper proposals for the 2010 Annual American Comparative Literature Association Meeting (New Orleans, April 1-4).

Archival Travels / Traveling Archives

CENSORSHIP AND DISCOURSE IN ENGLISH-SPEAKING COUNTRIES (16th-21st centuries) University of Rennes 2 ( France), 27-28 May 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of Rennes 2
contact email: 
delphine.texier@univ-rennes2.fr, claire.charlot@univ-rennes2.fr

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Craft Critique Culture Conference: The Fringe, Or All Things Peripheral (April 2-4, 2010--Iowa City, IA)

full name / name of organization: 
Melanie Reichwald / Department of English, University of Iowa
contact email: 
melanie-reichwald@uiowa.edu

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That Which Moves: The Kinetic Nature of Language and Literature (1/29/10)

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte
contact email: 
EGSA@uncc.edu

Rethinking Early Modern Print Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Holger Schott Syme / University of Toronto
contact email: 
printconference@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Rethinking Early Modern Print Culture

3rd Global Conference: Intellectuals - Knowledge, Power, Ideas (May 2010: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ikp3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference

Intellectuals: Knowledge, Power, Ideas

Thursday 6th May – Saturday 8th May 2010

Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Papers

[UPDATE] 18th- and 19th-C. British Women Writers Conference Abstract Deadline Extended to Nov. 1st

full name / name of organization: 
18- and 19th-Century British Women Writers Association/Texas A&M University
contact email: 
BWWC18@tamu.edu

The deadline to submit abstracts for the 18th- and 19th-Century British Women Writers Conference has been extended to November 1st.

2010 International Review of Scottish Studies Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Scottish Studies at the University of Guelph
contact email: 
scottish@uoguelph.ca

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The History of the Book: Culture, Community, Criticism

full name / name of organization: 
University of Manchester
contact email: 
book-history@manchester.ac.uk

The History of the Book: Culture, Community, Criticism.<

The Poetics of Pain: Aesthetics, Ideology and Representation

full name / name of organization: 
Dept of Comparative Literature - CUNY Graduate Center
contact email: 
painconference@gmail.com

Call for Papers 

UPDATE: BWhat Remains Unpublished, Unpublishable, Resisted, Rejected, Lost, Set Aside, Buried, Posthumously Considered, Unthough

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Burt and Craig Saper, UF and CFU
contact email: 
burt@english.ufl.edu, csaper@cfl.rr.com

Boundaries of Publication:
What Remains Unpublished, Unpublishable, Resisted, Rejected, Lost,
Set Aside, Buried, Posthumously Considered, Unthought, Merely

Bunyan and the Dissenting Tradition 07/26/10-07/28/10

full name / name of organization: 
Roger Pooley / Keele University
contact email: 
r.f.pooley@keele.ac.uk

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Moving Type: Consequence in Cultural Production March 13-14,2010

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, University of Calgary
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

         Moving Type: Consequence in Cultural Production

Boundaries of Publication: What Remains Unpublished, Unpublishable, Resisted, Rejected, Posthumously Considered, Unthought, Ment

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Burt and Craig Saper, UF and CFU
contact email: 
burt@english.ufl.edu, csaper@cfl.rr.com

Boundariesof Publication: What Remains Unpublished,

[UPDATE] Women and the Gendering of Talk, Gossip, & Communication Practices Across Media

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Burcon & Melissa Ames
contact email: 
sburcon@gmail.com & mames@eiu.edu

We are seeking proposals for an anthology focused on gendered communication practices.  (Articles need not be completed at this time to submit).

PCA/ACA National Conference: Dime Novel Area March 31-April 3, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
pamela.bedore@uconn.edu

****  CALL FOR PAPERS ****

[UPDATE] Obsolescence.

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
contact email: 
grad-conference@uwm.edu

The fifth annual Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference at
the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee seeks submissions for

[UPDATE] "Mysterious Things" (11/1/2009; 3/4-6/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Ashley Hetrick / Graduate Symposium on Women's & Gender History (UIUC)
contact email: 
gendersymp@gmail.com

“Mysterious Things”: The 11th Annual Graduate Symposium on Women’s and Gender History

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign / March 4-6, 2010

Call for Submissions: LITERATURE IN THE EARLY AMERICAN REPUBLIC (LEAR)

full name / name of organization: 
LITERATURE IN THE EARLY AMERICAN REPUBLIC (LEAR)
contact email: 
sivils@iastate.edu

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

[UPDATE] 2010 British Women Writers Conference CFP

full name / name of organization: 
2010 British Women Writers Conference
contact email: 
BWWC18@tamu.edu

The 18th British Women Writers Conference will be held April 8-11, 2010 at Texas A&M University.  This highly interdisciplinary conference welcomes both graduate students and professors alike. 

The (Re)birth of the Author. The Construction and Circulation of Authorship in English Culture. Turin (Italy), 24-28 August 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Prof. Francesca Saggini (Università della Tuscia - University of Glasgow)
contact email: 
fsaggini@unitus.it

European Society for the Study of English (ESSE)

Reading Material: Textual and Cultural Objects // March 4-6 2010 // Proposals due 1/10

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison English Department
contact email: 
UWMadLit@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS:

 

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