category: childrens literature

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

[UPDATE] CFP for the Journal of Cross-cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taiwan
contact email: 
cfcsjournal@gmail.com, cfcs@nccu.edu.tw

Cross-cultural Studies is an international peer-reviewed journal published by Center for Cross-cultural Studies of National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan, and has been indexed in the THCI (Taiwa

Religion and the Image (abstracts due: November 15)

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

Religion and the Image is a special-topics panel to be held at the 2nd Annual Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College, February 28 – March 2, 2014

Politics and the Hagiographic Image (abstracts due: Nov. 15)

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

Can there be a biographical pictorial representation of a historical figure that is NOT hagiographic?

Call For Submissions (December 31, 2013) - Harry Potter on the Page and on the Screen: Adaptation/Reception/Transformation

full name / name of organization: 
John Alberti
contact email: 
alberti@nku.edu

4th Global Conference: Living Responsibly (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
rl4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Living Responsibly

Tuesday 6th May – Thursday 8th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

5th Global Conference: Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
story5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference: Storytelling: Global Reflections on Narrative

Saturday 10th May – Tuesday 13th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call for Presentations:

2nd Global Conference: Teenagers and Contemporary Visual Culture (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
tcvc2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference: Teenagers and Contemporary Visual Culture

Saturday 10th May – Monday 12th May 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Call For Presentations:

3rd Global Conference:Monstrous Geographies (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mg3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference:Monstrous Geographies

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

Call For Presentations:

Can Comics Be Poetry? (abstracts due: November 15)

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

Comics scholars lament the problematic association of comics and fiction. Many of the most celebrated "graphic novels" are not novels at all but autobiographies.

4th Global Conference: Femininities and Masculinites (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fm4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference: Femininities and Masculinities

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

Call For Presentations:

Retirement, or, The End of Canadian Literature? (1 Nov)

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE conference, 28-31 May 2014
contact email: 
robert.mcgill@utoronto.ca

"Retirement, or, The End of Canadian Literature?" session
ACCUTE conference, 28-31 May 2014
Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada

*Call for Papers Submissions Deadline Extended to 14 October '13* Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies (Vol. 20)

full name / name of organization: 
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
liminajournal@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Volume 20
Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies

Contact Email: liminajournal@gmail.com

[UPDATE] XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society Conference [Date change: April 26-28, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com; stam202@tamu.edu

Call for Papers

The XVI Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference
April 26-28, 2014
Harrodsburg and Springfield (Roberts' hometown), KY

MadLit 2014: "Texts and Violence" with keynote speaker Hillary Chute/ Feb 20-22

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

MadLit 2013: Texts and Violence

Keynote speaker: Hillary Chute, author of Graphic Women and Associate Editor of MetaMaus

‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’

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

Inquire 4.1 (Spring 2014) ‘Contemporary Literature, Culture and Cinema of Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Turkey’
Submission Deadline: December 10, 2013

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