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CFP: NeMLA (ASLE Session): Energy, Byproducts, and Space in Literature and Other Arts (deadline 9/30/17; conference 4/12-4/15/18)

updated: 
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 9:49am
Jill Gatlin / Northeast Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017

CFP: NeMLA (ASLE Session): Energy, Byproducts, and Space in Literature and Other Arts (deadline 9/30/17; conference 4/12-4/15/18)

 

49th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)

April 12-15, 2018

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Energy, Byproducts, and Space in Literature and Other Arts (ASLE Session)

Sponsored by the Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment

 

The Art of Artertainment: Nobrow, American Style

updated: 
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 9:48am
The Art of Artertainment: Nobrow, American Style
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 1, 2017

Many of our current cultural practices are marked by a union of art and entertainment. Underlined by all-pervasive processes of globalization and digitalization, this union comes in all shapes and sizes, transforming culture so that it can no longer be comfortably classified as high or low, art or genre. Surprisingly, this ‘art of artertainment’ has not, as yet, attracted much scholarly interest. It is with the aim of overcoming this omission that we launch this call for papers.

Call for Submissions to Maritime Journal

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Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 9:19am
The Nautilus: A Maritime Journal of Literature, History, and Culture
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

The Nautilus: A Maritime Journal of Literature, History, and Culture, a peer-reviewed scholarly publication, seeks submissions for its ninth annual issue, to be published in spring 2018. Contributors are encouraged to submit manuscripts on any aspect of maritime literature, history, or culture, following MLA style, using endnotes and the works cited format.

Transpacific Currents: Special Issue of American Music

updated: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 9:19am
American Music Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017

Special Issue: Transpacific Currents 

The editorial team of American Music is planning a special issue to appear in 2018 on the topic of transpacific intersections. We invite contributions addressing Asian-Pacific music and musicians within the Americas, as well as music and musicians of the Americas in the Asia-Pacific region.

For consideration, please send an abstract of not more than 300 words and a CV to am.special.issues@gmail.com by September 30, 2017. Invited articles should be approximately 6,000-8,000 words in length including references, and will be due by January 31, 2018.

Extended Deadline - Global Prison Conference

updated: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 9:19am
Centre for Social Change
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Type: 

Call for Papers

Date: 

November 16, 2017 to November 18, 2017

Location: 

South Africa

Subject Fields: 

Humanities, Social Sciences, Urban History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, World History / Studies

CFP: The Global Prison: International Conference on Incarceration and social justice

University of Johannesburg’s Centre for Social Change

University of Johannesburg, Auckland Park, Johannesburg, South Africa

November 16 - 18, 2017

Keynote William G. Martin

Food, Drink and 20th-Century Communism Conference [April 2018]

updated: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 9:18am
FOST – Social & Cultural Food Studies at the Free University of Brussels (VUB); KULeuven
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 15, 2017

FOST (Social & Cultural Food Studies), a leading research unit of Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Belgium, is pleased to announce the conference Food, Drink and 20th-Century Communism, to be held 19 and 20 April 2018 in Brussels, Belgium, in cooperation with the University of Leuven (KULeuven).

We are inviting proposals for paper presentations, addressing one of the following themes:

“Breath: Image and Sound,” a special issue

updated: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 9:17am
New Review of Film and Television Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 15, 2017

New Review of Film and Television Studies seeks contributions for a special issue on “Breath: Image and Sound.” Contributors are encouraged to consider, among other topics, the interplay between breath and particular media; phenomenologies or phenomenalities of breath and air; and breathing in different affective modes and genres. Possible research questions include, but are not limited to:

VIII Annual LANGSA Conference: "Shaping the Future"

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Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 9:17am
UConn's Languages Graduate Student Association
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, August 31, 2017

SHAPING THE FUTURE is an interdisciplinary conference hosted by the Languages Graduate Student Association of the University of Connecticut. The conference will take place at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, from October 27th to 28th, 2017.

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