category: childrens literature

CFP Red Feather Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Fall 2013 issue of Red Feather Journal,
www.redfeatherjournal.org
Deadline: October 30, 2013

CFP: Horror Area, PCA/ACA - Chicago, 16-19 April, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association (PCA/ACA)
contact email: 
pcahorror@gmail.com

HORROR (text, media, culture) - Proposal Deadline, 1 Nov. 2013

[UPDATE] CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Supernatural Studies
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 30 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)

full name / name of organization:
The Journal of Supernatural Studies

contact email:

[Reminder] NeMLA 2014 Monstrous Maternity: Mothering Monsters, and Monsters as Mothers, Deadline 9/30/13

full name / name of organization: 
A. L. Mishou / NeMLA
contact email: 
almishou@gmail.com

Monstrous Maternity: Mothering Monsters, and Monsters as Mothers

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

The Liminal and Unique: Redefining the Eighteenth-Century Canon (ASECS 2014, Williamsburg)

full name / name of organization: 
Hannah Jorgenson / American Society of Eighteenth-Century Studies
contact email: 
hannah.jorgenson.22@my.csun.edu

It is easy to point to the giants of the eighteenth-century: Richardson, Fielding, Sterne, Swift, etc. - but what of those in the shadow of these “greater” writers?

Not an Exit but a Shift: Changing Children’s Literature (MLA, Vancouver, January 5-8, 2015 / Deadline: March 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association
contact email: 
abbie-ventura@utc.edu, rcaponeg@emich.edu

In her 1998 article “Exit Children’s Literature?” Maria Nikolajeva meditates on contemporary trends in the children’s genre and closes with the statement that “we must acknowledge that, soon

[UPDATE] Banquets and Borders in Language and Literature: Deadline extended to Sept. 27, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization, Western Illinois Univesity
contact email: 
ne-hagstromschmidt@wiu.edu; ego@wiu.edu

CFP: Banquets and Borders in Language and Literature
UPDATE: 250 word abstract due date extended to 27 September, 2013.

The Expanded Lyric / 3 & 4 April 2014 / Queens University Belfast

full name / name of organization: 
The Expanded Lyric Conference
contact email: 
theexpandedlyric@gmail.com

Call for Papers
‘The Expanded Lyric’
Queens University Belfast – 3 & 4 April 2014

CFP: Southwest Popular and American Culture Association (Feb 19-22, 2014); Deadline: Nov. 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
tburnett@southwestpca.org

The Southwest PACA is currently accepting proposals for paper, panel, round table, and special topic presentations for its 35th annual conference, February 19-22, 2014.

Reconstruction 14.2: Phenomenology and Education (due Jan. 15, 2014)

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

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
Special Issue 14.2: Phenomenology and Education,

Edited by Elias Schwieler

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Check the website, apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

Word Hoard Issue III Call for Papers: "Pop/Corn"

full name / name of organization: 
Word Hoard
contact email: 
wordhoard.editors@gmail.com

At Word Hoard, we like our popcorn just as much as anyone else: tasty, lightweight, and covered with something that might once have been butter, there’s no better way to watch a movie than with a ba

Crossings

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta’s 8th Annual Graduate Conference in Comparative Literature
contact email: 
clconf@ualberta.ca

“Crossings”: 15 March 2014

Call for Papers for English Literature Last Date of Submission 8 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Research Scholar: An International Refereed e-Journal of Literary Explorations (ISSN: 2320-2101 )
contact email: 
jitendraarolia@gmail.com

Call for Papers for English Literature Last Date of Submission 8 November 2013

Research Scholar: An International Refereed e-Journal of Literary Explorations
(ISSN: 2320-2101 )

Spatial Literary Studies, Edited by Robert T. Tally Jr. (due March 15th, 2014)

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

Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
Issue 14.3

Spatial Literary Studies (Deadline for Submissions Mar. 15 2014)
Edited by Robert T. Tally Jr.

CFP: INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NARRATIVE 2014 - Deadline Oct. 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of Narrative
contact email: 
narrative2014@mit.edu

The International Conference on Narrative is an interdisciplinary forum addressing all dimensions of narrative theory and practice.

[UPDATE] Bodies in Place: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (9/30/13))

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA Conference (April 3-6, Harrisburg, PA)
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

This panel seeks a broad range of papers that explore how disability challenges normative, even ableist, constructions of the body-environment dyad.

Paying the Way: Roads, Rivers, and Railways in Culture and Criticism [10/28/13;2/28/14]

full name / name of organization: 
Natures 2014
contact email: 
gradengl@lasierra.edu

Paving the Way: Roads, Rivers, and Railways in Culture and Criticism

CFP "American Aging and Adolescence" - C19 (March 13-16, 2014, UNC-Chapel Hill) Submit by 9/15

full name / name of organization: 
Sari Edelstein & Allison S Curseen
contact email: 
sari.edelstein@umb.edu AND allison.curseen@duke.edu

Call for Papers: American Aging and Adolescence [Due Sept 15]

C19: The Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists, Third Biennial Conference, March 13-16, 2014, UNC-Chapel Hill

Transatlantic Encounters: Redefining Temporality in the Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
jmjewusiak@valdosta.edu; mdrizou@gmail.com

Transatlantic Encounters: Redefining Temporality in the Nineteenth Century

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)

April 3-6, 2014

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Trickster: (Re-)constructing the World from its Edges (NeMLA 2014, April 3-6)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
madlochj@mail.montclair.edu

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

[Update] Supernatural Studies Fall/Winter General Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

Supernatural Studies (ISSN 2325-4866), a peer-reviewed journal, calls for submissions for the Fall/Winter 2013 issue; submissions are due October 1.

PARTICIPATIONS special issue: World-Building and World-Exploring

full name / name of organization: 
Participations: Online Journal of Audience Research
contact email: 
d.a.hassler-forest@uva.nl

Call for Papers – Participations: International Journal of Audience Research
“Masters of the Universe: World-Building and World-Exploring”

UPDATE Call for Papers from the quint 09/15/13

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

call for papers

[UPDATE] CfP: ICFA 35 "Fantastic Empires"

full name / name of organization: 
The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts
contact email: 
shanes1@kent.edu

35th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

Empire

March 19-23, 2014

Marriott Orlando Airport Hotel

The deadline for submitting proposals is October 31.

UPDATE Women and Outlawry (2), ICMS, Kalamazoo, May 8-11, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Alexander L. Kaufman, Valerie B. Johnson / International Association for Robin Hood Studies
contact email: 
akaufman@aum.edu; valeriebjohnson@gmail.com

We invite abstracts (300-500 words) for 15-20 minute paper presentations for the following two sessions, sponsored by the International Association for Robin Hood Studies (IARHS), at the 49th Internat

Embodying the Educational Experience (NeMLA 2014; due 9/30/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Kirsten Ortega
contact email: 
kortega@uccs.edu

Embodying the Educational Experience

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 3-6, 2014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

Arts, Literature, and Religion

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Commission on Religious Studies
contact email: 
allen.redmon@ct.tamus.edu

40th Anniversary Celebration of the SWCRS
Honoring the Legacy -- Continuing the Tradition

March 7-9, 2014

Marriott Hotel DFW Airport North, Irving, TX

[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

Edited collection - Hard Times: Austerity and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Helen Davies and Claire O'Callaghan
contact email: 
helen.davies@tees.ac.uk; cfo3@le.ac.uk

HARD TIMES: AUSTERITY AND POPULAR CULTURE

Edited by Helen Davies and Claire O’Callaghan

Articles required on any and all literary subjects for new online magazine.

full name / name of organization: 
The New Union
contact email: 
editor@new-union.co.uk

The New Union, a new online literary magazine launching in autumn 2013, requires guest articles for online publication.

Editorial Board Members and Peer Reviewers Needed

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for Heresy Studies -The Journal of Heresy Studies
contact email: 
schweizerb@yahoo.com, geremyc@umich.edu, ens310@lehigh.edu

The recently founded International Society for Heresy Studies is starting a new online journal tentatively titled The Journal of Heresy Studies.

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

For the PCA/ACA national conference (16-19 Apr. 2014 in Chicago), we invite proposals of individual papers, special panels, or sessions organized around a sea-related theme. DEADLINE: 1 Nov. 2013.

[CFP] Publish your Dissertation

full name / name of organization: 
ROMAN Books
contact email: 
response@romanbooks.co.in

ROMAN Books is an internationally acclaimed independent publisher of literature and literary criticism.

CFP - Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship 2014

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