category: childrens literature

Fifth Annual Literatures and Linguistics Undergraduate Colloquium - March 29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Gordon College
contact email: 
LLUC@gordon.edu

The Department of English Language and Literature and the De

BREVITY - Graduate Student Conference at Western University (Canada), March 6 - 8, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Western University, Canada
contact email: 
brevitywestern@gmail.com

Keynote speakers: Luca Somigli (University of Toronto); Mark McDayter (Western University).

Craft Critique Culture: (Mis)Leading (April 4-5, 2014: Iowa City, Iowa)

full name / name of organization: 
Annmarie Steffes/Miriam Janechek (University of Iowa)
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

14th Annual Craft Critique Culture Graduate Student Conferen

Be Merry and Wise: Children's Literature from Chapbooks to the Digital Age conference, 28-29th March 2014, NUI Maynooth, Ireland

full name / name of organization: 
The Irish Society for the Study of Children's Literature (ISSCL)
contact email: 
anne.markey@nuim.ie

Children’s literature has always existed on a continuum between entertainment and instruction.

Children’s and Adolescent Literature at CEA 2014, March 27-29

full name / name of organization: 
2014 College English Association Conference
contact email: 
jmcdaniel@pittstate.edu

Call for Papers: Children’s and Adolescent Literature at CEA 2014
March 27-29, 2014 | Baltimore, Maryland

Hyatt Regency
300 Light Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone: 410-528-1234

UPDATE: SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area (11/1/13; 2/19-22/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA)
contact email: 
http://conference2014.southwestpca.org

Submission Deadline: November 1, 2013

SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area
35th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
February 19-22, 2014

The Human and the Hand-Drawn Image in Comics, Animation, and Book Illustration

full name / name of organization: 
2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College February 28 – March 2, 2014
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

This special topics panel seeks papers that explore the relationship between the human and the hand-drawn image in all of its contemporary forms in media from comics and illustrations in children's li

Contextualizing and Reorienting Violence and its Spaces in a Postmodern, Globalized World Order

full name / name of organization: 
Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab
contact email: 
durbadal.15744@lpu.co.in, pinak.15407@lpu.co.in ,englishseminar.lpu@gmail.com.

In “Routine Violence: Nations, Fragments and History”, Gyanendra Pandey observes how violence can be both direct and silent.

“Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 7-9, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Free-Exchange Committee, Graduate Department of English, University of Calgary
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“It’s the remix to ignition, hot and fresh out the kitchen...” – R. Kelly, “Ignition”

Studies in American Culture (submisson deadline 4/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
STUDIES IN AMERICAN CULTURE
contact email: 
mcdonaldrl@vmi.edu

Studies in American Culture

Call for Submissions

[UPDATE] The Human journal is NOW accepting submissions for its December 2013 issue.

full name / name of organization: 
The Human: Journal of Literature and Culture
contact email: 
human@humanjournal.org

The Human (issn: 2147-9739) is an international and interdisciplinary journal that publishes articles written in the fields of literatures in English (British, American, Irish, etc.), classical and mo

CFP BSECS 43rd Annual Conference

full name / name of organization: 
British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
academic@bsecs.org.uk

***registration is now open***
***abstracts due by 20 October***

www.bsecs.org.uk

Call for Papers
BSECS 43rd Annual Conference

8th – 10th January 2014
St Hugh's College, Oxford, U.K.

"Are Ghosts Unnatural" ISSN 2014 Panel

full name / name of organization: 
2014 ISSN Conference (March 27-30, 2014 in Cambridge, MA)
contact email: 
hoffman.783@osu.edu or jessica.pfeffer@tufts.edu

Ghosts occupy a marginal position in unnatural narrative; instead of being considered in their strangeness, they are frequently naturalized through questions of genre.

The Human journal is NOW accepting submissions for its December 2013 issue.

full name / name of organization: 
The Human: Journal of Literature and Culture
contact email: 
human@humanjournal.org

The Human (issn: 2147-9739) is an international and interdisciplinary journal that publishes articles written in the fields of literatures in English (British, American, Irish, etc.), classical and mo

NVSA 2014 Call for Papers [UPDATE & REMINDER]

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Victorian Studies Association
contact email: 
erika.behrisch.elce@rmc.ca

The deadline is approaching (15 October, 2013) for submissions to the 2014 Northeast Victorian Studies Association conference, taking place at Stony Brook University in New York, April 11-13, 2014.

CFP: Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference (May 23-24. 2014): Proposals Due January 5, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Oceanic Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
cedelson@chaminade.edu

Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 23-24, 2014
Chaminade University of Honolulu
http://oceanicpopularcultureassociation.blogspot.com/

EXTENDED DEADLINE (November 1, 2013) The Economy of Scales

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth-Century Studies Group and the Nineteenth-Century Forum
contact email: 
aranruth@umich.edu, adsneed@umich.edu

The Economy of Scales

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR POETRY BOOK- ‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’

full name / name of organization: 
‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’
contact email: 
themuseindia@gmail.com

We are seeking honest, thoughtful, well-written poetry for upcoming poetry anthology ‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’.

Isms: An Exploration of the Invisible Barriers of Classification

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi
contact email: 
sigmataudeltaiotachi@gmail.com

Isms: An Exploration into the Invisible Barriers of Classification
Saturday, March 22th, 2014
California State University, Northridge

Ism: A distinctive doctrine, system, or theory.

Burning Daylight Academic Journal Accepting Submissions from Graduate and Undergraduate Students from October 1st - January 1st

full name / name of organization: 
Burning Daylight
contact email: 
burningdaylight@sonoma.edu

Burning Daylight is an annual student journal published through Sonoma State University's Department of English graduate program dedicated to providing a place for the emergent voices in the field of

Ethnic U.S. Lit & Religion, deadline 26 Oct (MELUS, March 6-9 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
J. Stephen Pearson, U of North Georgia
contact email: 
stpears11@gmail.com

Any topic related to the use/depiction/influence of religion in ethnic U.S. literature (including pop culture) is welcome.

“Economies” – April 4-5, 2014 University of South Carolina, Columbia

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English - American Literature Colloquium
contact email: 
alcatusc@gmail.com

“Economies” – April 4-5, 2014 University of South Carolina, Columbia

The Inaugural American Literature Graduate Conference at
The University of South Carolina

Call for Abstracts (January 1, 2014): Representations of Childhood in Comics (anthology)

full name / name of organization: 
Mark Heimermann (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) and Brittany Tullis (St. Ambrose University)
contact email: 
heimermanntullis@gmail.com

Representations of Childhood in Comics

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’

full name / name of organization: 
‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’
contact email: 
themuseindia@gmail.com

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ‘CONTEMPORARY POETRY-AN ANTHOLOGY OF BEST PRESENT DAY POEMS’

1 Author's may submit up to five (5) poems of up to 100 lines each.

CFP: 2nd Global Conference: Transmedia: Storytelling and Beyond (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
tm2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference:Transmedia: Storytelling and Beyond

Wednesday 14th May – Friday 16th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

6th Global Conference: Evil, Women and the Feminine (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ewf5@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global Conference: Evil, Women and the Feminine

Friday 2nd May – Sunday 4th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

UPDATE: Medievalism in Popular Culture - PCA - Chicago - April 16-19, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Christina Francis / Medievalism in Popular Culture Area Chair / PCA
contact email: 
cfrancis@bloomu.edu

CFP: Medievalism in Popular Culture

PCA/ACA 2014 National Conference
April 16 - 19, 2014 – Chicago, Illinois
Marriott Chicago, Downtown Magnificent Mile

[UPDATE] FSEL (deadline extended to Oct. 15]

full name / name of organization: 
The Korean Association for Feminist Studies in English Literature
contact email: 
fselsubmissions@gmail.com

Call for Paper

Submission

[UPDATE] CFP: American Fiction (Submission deadline extended)

full name / name of organization: 
American Fiction Association of Korea
contact email: 
amfiction@daum.net

Call for Paper

Submission

Lewis as Critic - 23rd November, Magdalene College, Cambridge

full name / name of organization: 
Simone Bovair
contact email: 
lewisascritic@gmail.com

This conference seeks to reappraise C.S Lewis' contribution to the practice of criticism and to commemorate the 50th anniversary of his death.

CFP ACLL

full name / name of organization: 
IAFOR
contact email: 
mchoi@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum in conjunction with its global university and institutional partners is proud to announce the Fourth Annual Asian Conference on Language Learning, to be held from Apr

[UPDATE] Concepts of Identity

full name / name of organization: 
St. Bonaventure University
contact email: 
bonaconference@gmail.com

On November 15-16, the English Department at St. Bonaventure University will hold a graduate conference concerned with concepts of identity.

Disability Studies Area, Southwest PCA, February 19-22, 2014 (Abstracts due November 1)

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

Submission Deadline: 1 November 2013
Submission Address: http://conference2014.southwestpca.org/

Disability Studies Area, 35th Annual Conference of the Southwest PCA, February 19-22, 2014

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

There is no doubt that cultural beliefs and attitudes toward disability and representations of disability have changed significantly over time, and we live in a particularly interesting moment, with p

Myth and Fairy Tale Conference Area CFP

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

Myth and Fairy Tales Conference Area Call for Papers

Abstract/Proposals Due: 1 November 2013

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association’s 35th Annual Conference

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