category: childrens literature

Call for Papers-International Journal of English Language & Translation Studies [April-June, 2016 Issue]

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International Journal of English Language & Translation Studies
contact email: 
info@eltsjournal.org

We are currently soliciting unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of ELT, Linguistics, Literature, Discourse and Translation Studies for the April-June, 2016 Issue of the I

Nordic Irish Studies Network conference - Oulu, Finland (7-8 October 2016; 31 May 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oulu, Finland
contact email: 
john.braidwood@oulu.fi

1916: response, recrimination, rejection, redemption?

10th Biennial Conference of the Nordic Irish Studies Network (Oulu, 7-8 October 2016)

call for papers The International Journal of the Humanities

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Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
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call for papers Journal of Cultural Studies (May-June)

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

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Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
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Call for Papers and Creative Writing 05/15/16

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
thequint@ucn.ca

The quint’s thirtieth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and revi

Edited Collection: Princess Mononoke (Bloomsbury)

full name / name of organization: 
Rayna Denison, University of East Anglia
contact email: 
r.denison@uea.ac.uk

I am seeking contributions of between 5-6,000words on Hayao Miyazaki's Princess Mononoke (Mononoke Hime), for an edited collection intended to form part of Bloomsbury's Animation: Key Films series.

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing): Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
diaries.coldnoon@gmail.com; dialogues.coldnoon@gmail.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing) invites writings (prose/nonfiction/reserach/opinions/poetry/travelogues) on travel. Submissions are rolling, send yours today.

[Update] The Intersection of Cartoons, Animation, & Youth Media: A Special Issue of Children's Literature Association Quarterly

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Michael Sommers/ in association with the Children's Literature Association
contact email: 
somme1jm@cmich.edu

-Call For Papers-

The Intersection of Cartoons, Animation, and Youth Media:
A Special Issue of Children's Literature Association Quarterly

Edited by Joseph Michael Sommers

Call for Essays: Food and Feasting in Post-1700 Outlaw Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Alexander L. Kaufman
contact email: 
akaufman@aum.edu

We are soliciting abstracts for a proposed collection on food and feasting in post-1700 outlaw narratives.

Children's Literature and Adaptation (Proposed Panel at IRSCL Congress 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
IRSCL (International Research Society for Children’s Literature) Congress 2017
contact email: 
ahalsall@yorku.ca

Crossing Boundaries in Young Adult Literature – MMLA 2016 – Nov. 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Rickard Rebellino
contact email: 
rickard.24@osu.edu

The theme of the 2016 MMLA Conference, which will take place November 10-13, 2016 in St. Louis, Missouri, is “Border States” (http://www.luc.edu/mmla/convention/).

Spanish II: Peninsular Literature after 1700

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association Conference 2016
contact email: 
isaac.garciaguerrero@wisc.edu

This panel welcomes papers that explore any aspect of Peninsular Literature after 1700, especially those dealing with the convention’s theme: “Border States.” Please email abstracts of 250 word

In and outside the frame / American and British Studies Annual

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Department of American and British Studies, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic
contact email: 
ladislav.vit@upce.cz

The Department of English and American Studies, at the Philosophical Faculty of the University of Pardubice, Czech Republic is pleased to announce its 13th International Cultural Studies Conference &

Growing Up with the Undead: Vampires in the 20th- and 21st-Century Literature, Films and Television for Young Children

full name / name of organization: 
Universitas Press
contact email: 
baconetti@googlemail.com

Since Bram Stoker's seminal vampire novel, Dracula, published in 1897, the figure of the vampire has been a persistent presence in Western popular culture.

CFP: thresholds no. 1, Extraneous

full name / name of organization: 
Fran McDonald, Whitney Trettien
contact email: 
thresholdsjournal@gmail.com

thresholds is a new digital journal co-edited by Whitney Trettien (UNC) and Fran McDonald (U. Louisville).

Urban Studies Popular Culture - MPCA/ACA 2016 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella/MPCA/ACA
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

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

Thursday-Sunday, 6-9 October 2016

Mythgard Midatlantic Speculative Fiction Symposium (MidMoot III): Sept 24-25, 2016

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Mythgard Institute at Signum University
contact email: 
midmoot@mythgard.org

Seeking short stories by women for Anthology- DEADLINE EXTENDED

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Project GirlSpire- Resources and Outreach for Liberia
contact email: 
girlspire@rol-liberia.org

DEADLINE EXTENDED!

We're looking for female writers to submit a story with the theme of overcoming challenges or "defeating the odds," and no more than 2,500- 5,000 words.

LANGUAGE, PHONETICS AND ETYMOLOGY '16 / International Conference in Language Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Center (DAKAM)
contact email: 
conference@dakam.org

LANGUAGE, PHONETICS AND ETYMOLOGY '16 / International Conference in Language Studies will be held on October 7-8, 2016 in Istanbul.

Studies in Crime Writing (Open Access Journal) DEADLINE 15 AUG 2016

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Studies in Crime Writing
contact email: 
sicw@newberry.edu

Call for Papers — Studies in Crime Writing

[UPDATE] Works in Progress, 7th July

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GradCATS / De Montfort University
contact email: 
gradcats@outlook.com

Keynote speakers: Professor Julie Sanders, Newcastle University, and Dr Adam Smyth,University of Oxford.
Abstract Deadline: 15th April 2016

Chapter Proposals For the book "Ideological Messaging and the Role of Political Literature" Proposal Deadline:30 May 2016

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Önder Çakırtaş-IGI Global- http://www.igi-global.com/publish/call-for-papers/call-details/2166
contact email: 
ocakirtas@bingol.edu.tr

http://www.igi-global.com/publish/call-for-papers/call-details/2166

[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

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MMLA 2016
contact email: 
MMLAcriticism@gmail.com

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

Submit essays or writing on gender and literacy

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GALA: Gender and Literacy Assembly: NCTE Gender Studies Assembly
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galasubmissions@gmail.com

An NCTE affiliate, GALA is published every December and seeks submission on gender and K-12 education.

Special Issue: Andrew Davies: the screenwriter as adaptor

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Journal of Adaptation in Film and Performance
contact email: 
anna.blackwell@dmu.ac.uk; natalie.hayton@dmu.ac.uk

In celebration of the newly created Andrew Davies archive at De Montfort University, Leicester, The Journal of Adaptation in Film and Performance is issuing a special edition on the British screenwrit

Cultural Intertexts issue 5/ 2016

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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

PEER REVIEWERS NEEDED

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Layman Poupard Publishing
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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

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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.

DYSTOPIA, THE HUNGER GAMES, AND THE CULTURE OF DEATH (SAMLA, 11/4-6/16; 6/6/16))

full name / name of organization: 
Myrna Santos
contact email: 
eslcare@aol.com

DYSTOPIA, THE HUNGER GAMES, AND THE CULTURE OF DEATH

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

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Parlour: A Journal of Literary Criticism and Analysis
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parlourjournal@gmail.com

Deadline for Submissions: August 1, 2016

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

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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

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Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
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Call for papers Online International Journal of Arts and Humanities

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Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
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Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

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