cultural studies and historical approaches
Paper abstracts are invited for a seminar entitled "Vox Clamantis: Silencing, Censorship, and the Role of the Intellectual", at the 49th Annual NeMLAConvention, April 12-18, 2018 (Pittsburgh, PA).
CFP: Transition / Transgress
The Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies, a peer-reviewed academic journal edited by graduate students at the University of Iowa and dedicated to publishing cultural studies scholarship from both established and emerging scholars, is currently soliciting submissions for an upcoming special issue: Transition/Transgress. Inspired by this year’s Craft, Critique, Culture Conference at the University of Iowa, this special issue of IJCS looks at the stigmas, honors and consequences associated with transitions and transgressions.
Simon Lewis and Giusi Russo, guest editors of the Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies are seeking manuscript submissions for a special issue on post-colonial nostalgia to be published in the spring of 2019.
Bielefeld University (Germany), 13-14 April 2018
CFP for NeMLA 2018: Pittsburgh, April 12-15
Writers in Hollywood: Film Industry and Imagined Communities of the Literary
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA)
2018 National Conference
March 28-31, 2018
Call for Papers: American Literature
Deadline: October 1, 2017
The American Literature Area of the PCA/ACA seeks individual papers for presentation at our 2018 National Conference, to be held March 28-31 in Indianapolis, IN at the J.W. Marriot.
In her biography of Branwell Brontë, Daphne du Maurier described Branwell as ‘a spectre in the Brontë story, in pathetic contrast with the astonishing achievements of his sisters’. 2017 is Branwell’s bicentenary year, and Brontë Parsonage Museum is marking the occasion with a number of events and an exhibition curated by Simon Armitage, entitled Mansions in the Sky.
CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR PAPERS
PRECARITY, POPULISM AND POST-TRUTH POLITICS
1-3 February 2018
Universidad de Córdoba, Spain
In collaboration with Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University, Lucknow, India
During 24th-25th November 2017, the “G. Călinescu” Institute of Literary History and Theory, together with its partners from the academic institutes from Bucharest, Iași, Galati ant the National Museum of Romanian Literature as well, will organize the 3rd edition of The National Conference of Old Literature wich this year proposes the topic of
LITERATURE OF PRINCES