category: childrens literature

Watermark Journal — Submission Deadline 12/31/2012

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Long Beach
contact email: 
editor@watermarkjournal.com

Watermark, an annual scholarly journal published by graduate students in the Department of English at California State University, Long Beach, is now seeking papers for our seventh volume to be published in March 2012.

Popular Romance, PCA Conference, Washington D.C. March 27-30 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
an.goris@arts.kuleuven.be

Love and romance are mainstays of popular culture, cutting across the great divides of medium, language, and historical period.

Ireland Past and Present

full name / name of organization: 
American Conference for Irish Studies
contact email: 
acis2013@gmail.com

ACIS 2013
Chicago, IL

CFP for Articles: Representations of the Supernatural (2/15/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies (e-journal)
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

Supernatural Studies, a new, peer-edited e-journal welcomes submissions for its inaugural issue, Spring 2013. We welcome articles on any aspect of the representation of the supernatural.

Film and Philosophy: Corpus//Bodies February 15-18, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Film Studies Group at the University of Florida
contact email: 
film.ufl@gmail.com

Film and Philosophy: Corpus//Bodies
Organized by the Graduate Film Studies Group

[UPDATE] Motherhood/Fatherhood and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) March 27-30, 2013, Washington, DC
contact email: 
lpodniek@ryerson.ca

I am looking for papers for multiple panels for the PCA/ACA Motherhood/Fatherhood Area on any aspect of motherhood and or fatherhood in popular culture.

[Deadline 15 Feb.] Nineteenth-Century Aetiologies, Exoticism, and Multimodal Aesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool, 2-4 April 2013
contact email: 
painpara@liv.ac.uk

There is a primary understanding of nineteenth-century modes of impression, expression, and interpretation that predispose positive human connection as opposed to the psychology and philosophy of nega

CFP: ACLA 2013 Seminar, Postcolonial and Global Routes/Roots of Affect

full name / name of organization: 
Monika Mehta & Praseeda Gopinath, Binghamton University
contact email: 
meht0003@gmail.com

This is a call for papers for the annual American Comparative Literature Conference which will be held in Toronto, Canada, April 4 - 7, 2013.

Parental Guidance Advised: The Mother as GPS (ACLA, Toronto 4/4-7/2013; deadline 11/1/2012)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
bhere001@umn.edu, mcwho004@umn.edu

Presenters sought for a panel on mothers or discourses on motherhood as guides. Submit paper proposals to http://acla.org/submit/index.php by 1 November 2012.

The University of St. Francis 23rd Annual English Language and Literature Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of St. Francis English Department
contact email: 
ell@stfrancis.edu

The University of St. Francis is currently seeking paper submissions for its 23rd annual English Language and Literature Conference.

@Harvard U. - Cultural Materials / Material Culture: Abstracts due Nov. 23rd 2012

full name / name of organization: 
CHIASMI Graduate Student Conference in the Italian Studies, a Harvard and Brown Collaboration
contact email: 
chiasmi@fas.harvard.edu

[UPDATE] disClosure Journal: Security

full name / name of organization: 
disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory
contact email: 
disclosurejournal@gmail.com

disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory • Issue 22: Security

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: November 16th, 2012

CFP: At the Edge: New Americanist Pedagogy

full name / name of organization: 
At the Edge: New Americanist Pedagogy
contact email: 
attheedge.umb@gmail.com

We seek submissions for a new digital project that focuses on innovative teaching in American literary and cultural studies.

Adaptation (film, literature, and new media)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
dennis_cutchins@byu.edu

Adapting Culture

Proposal Deadline Nov 30, 3012

UPDATE: 1st Global Conference: Probing the Boundaries of Reproduction (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Probing the Boundaries of Reproduction

Sunday 12th May – Tuesday 14th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

1st Global Conference:The Boundaries of Reproduction (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
The Boundaries of Reproduction

Sunday 12th May – Tuesday 14th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

4th Global Conference: Making Sense of: Pain (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pain4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Making Sense of: Pain

Thursday 9th May – Saturday 11th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE] Space and Place: Production and Transformation (Feb. 28 - Mar. 1)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Utah Department of English
contact email: 
ryan.siemers@utah.edu


University of Utah Humanities Symposium on Space and Place
University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah

Keynote Speaker: Julia Reinhard Lupton
Submission Deadline: December 1st, 2012

Call for Proposals: Mapping Animality II: Considerations of Animal and Human Space, April 4-7 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Sundhya Walther/Sarah Henderson, American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
sundhya.walther@utoronto.ca

For full information: http://www.acla.org/acla2013/mapping-animality-ii-considerations-of-anim...

[UPDATE] CFP: Edited Collection on Dark Fairy Tales in Children's and Young Adult Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Tanya Jones, M.Ed. and Joe Abbruscato, MA
contact email: 
editors@lilredwritinghood.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED!

[UPDATE] Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Curley, Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture / Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

Update: North Wind: A Journal of George MacDonald Studies

full name / name of organization: 
John Pennington, Editor of North Wind
contact email: 
john.pennington@snc.edu

North Wind: A Journal of George MacDonald Studies

MCLLM CFP due 01/30/13 for 03/22/12 Conference in IL

full name / name of organization: 
Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM)
contact email: 
mcllm@niu.edu

All graduate students and faculty are invited to submit proposals to Northern Illinois University's Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media: Visualizing English and Media Studies in t

[UPDATE] The 9th Biennial Symbiosis 2013 Conference (UK) /Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations/ 6/27 - 6/30 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Symbiosis / Brunel University (UK)
contact email: 
philip.tew@brunel.ac.uk

PLEASE NOTE THE AMENDED DATES & ADDITIONAL KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ADDED!

The 9th Biennial Symbiosis 2013 Conference:
Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations

Burning Daylight--Sonoma State University Student Journal (October 5th- December 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Burning Daylight--Sonoma State University
contact email: 
burningdaylight@sonoma.edu

Statement of Journal:

Intermountain Graduate Conferance 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Idaho State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
egsa@isu.edu

The officers of the Idaho State University English Graduate Student Association invite you to join us for the 8th annual Inter-mountain Graduate Conference at Idaho State University, March 1-2, 2013.

How Did I Write That? Reflections on Singularity in the Creative Process EXTENDED DEADLINE January 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture, Issue 13.1
“How Did I Write That? Reflections on Singularity in the Creative Process”
Edited by Alan Clinton and Angela Flury

"We Are Not Amused": Victorian Comedy and Humour (Congress at Victoria BC, June 1-4 2013; Due Nov 1, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Victorian Studies Association of Ontario (VSAO) / Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English (ACCUTE)
contact email: 
VSAOatACCUTE@gmail.com

Comedy is under-explored in Victorian literary criticism, but it is pervasive in the texts of the era, from brief moments—Dickens' caricatures and Thackeray’s asides—to more extended treatments,

Humor and Culture (submission deadline 12/15/2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Proteus: A Journal of Ideas
contact email: 
proteus@ship.edu

Title: Humor and Culture

"Revolution and Rebirth in English Studies" March 9, 2013 EGADS! Conference at The University of Texas at Brownsville

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Advancement and Development Society
contact email: 
egadsconference@gmail.com

"Revolution and Rebirth in English Studies"

CFP: The UTB English Graduate Advancement and Development
Society is now accepting paper or panel proposal submissions to

Literature and the Stars

full name / name of organization: 
Culture and Cosmos: a journal of the history of astrology and cultural astronomy
contact email: 
editors@cultureandcosmos.org

We are inviting submissions for Vol. 17 no 1 (Spring/Summer 2013) on Literature and the Stars.

[UPDATE] Invention vs. Mimesis, Inaugural Issue

full name / name of organization: 
The Rat's Mouth Review of Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
jwilso53@fau.edu

In 1913, Ezra Pound articulated the literary imperative for the modernists’ age: “Any work of art which is not a beginning, an invention, a discovery is of little worth,” and later urged art

CFP: Second Annual Ray Browne Conference on Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Scholars Association
contact email: 
eadavis@falcon.bgsu.edu

The Popular Culture Scholars Association is proud to announce the Second Annual Ray Browne Conference on Popular Culture.

Call for Submissions: Issue 1, Wonder Voyages - December 1, 2012 deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Unsettling Wonder
contact email: 
info@unsettlingwonder.com

Unsettling Wonder is a new literary journal that publishes both creative and academic work on fairy tales, folklore, and mythology.

CFP: (Re)creating Our Lived Realities

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Disability Studies 2013 Conference
contact email: 
SDSProgram@disstudies.org

Call for proposals
26th annual meeting
Society for Disability Studies
Wednesday, June 19th – Saturday, June 22nd, 2013
Double-by-Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Studios
Orlando, Florida

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