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America, Nation of Great Divide and Tolerance: ASAK 54th International Conference

updated: 
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 9:57am
Jungman Park (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies)
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, April 15, 2019

The American Studies Association of Korea

The 54th International Conference

 

 

“America, Nation of Great Divide and Tolerance”

Organized by The American Studies Association of Korea (ASAK)

Venue: Korea University, Seoul, South Korea

Date: September 20-21, 2019

 

The American Studies Association of Korea (ASAK) is pleased to announce an international conference on “America, Nation of Great Divide and Tolerance” to be held in Seoul, South Korea, from September 20 to 21, 2019.

Kylie: The Symposium

updated: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:40pm
Maynooth University, National University of Ireland Maynooth
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 15, 2019

Kylie: The Symposium

An academic conference at Maynooth University, IRELAND, Saturday 16 November 2019

“Towards Climate Justice. Eco-Strategies for Survival” The Polish Journal of Aesthetics No. 58 (3/2020)

updated: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:36pm
The Polish Journal of Aesthetics
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, March 31, 2020

CALL FOR PAPERS

“Towards Climate Justice. Eco-Strategies for Survival”

The Polish Journal of Aesthetics No. 58 (3/2020)

Editors:

Thomas Dutoit (University of Lille, France)

Aleksander Kopka (Jagiellonian University, Poland)

Katarzyna Szopa (University of Silesia, Poland)

 

Submission deadline: March 31, 2020

 

"Ab/uses of Power and Violence: Villains, Bullies and Tyrants," A Special Issue of the Lincoln Humanities Journal

updated: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:46pm
Abbes Maazaoui / The Lincoln Humanities Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019

The Lincoln Humanities Journal is requesting submissions for its 7th special issue, to be published in December 2019, onthe topic of Ab/uses of Power and Violence: Villains, Bullies and Tyrants. Contributors are invited to examine critically (a) the making of the villain, the bully and the tyrant: myths and realities; (b) the various incarnations of the villain in art, literature, history, film, folktale, television, political life, international relations, and the media; (c) the mis/use of power, from bullying, harassment, sexual assault, to random violence and unprovoked wars; (d) the diversity of interpretations and perspectives: from heroes to villains, and vice versa; (e) the collective fa

"Global Narratives of Slavery" ICLA 2019 Panel (Macau, 29 July - 2 August 2019)

updated: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:44pm
Nienke Boer / Yale-NUS College
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, February 18, 2019

We intend to propose a panel for the 22nd Congress of the International Comparative Literature Association at the University of Macau (29th July to the 2nd August 2019) on the topic of "Global Narratives of Slavery." The conference theme is Literature of the World and the Future of Comparative Literature, and our panel would fall under the sub-theme of "Conversations across Differences." Our aim is to put literary scholars working on systems of slavery and unfree labor migration in different regions and periods into conversation with each other--for example, trans-Atlantic, Indian Ocean, and trans-Saharan narratives of slavery (by which we mean not only narratives written or produced by the enslaved themselves, but also the legal, historiographic

Stonewall at 50 (guaranteed session)

updated: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:32pm
Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, March 15, 2019

 

Stonewall at 50: A Roundtable (guaranteed session)

 

Sponsored by the Sexuality Studies Forum

 

Approaches might include, among many others: coalitions; activism; queer and trans of color critique; pride; shame; state violence; police brutality; mythologies; New York City; urbanism; gentrification; history; genealogies; nightlife; periodization; gay liberation; visibility.

 

150-word abstracts and CVs by Friday, March 15, 2019

 

Contacts: 

 

Martineau Society Conference 2019, Manchester UK

updated: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 3:44pm
Martineau Society
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, May 6, 2019

Martineau Society Conference 2019

Manchester, England    07/23/2019-07/26/2019; deadline 05/06/2019

The Martineau Society will be hosting its annual conference in Manchester, England.  The Martineau Society conference is an interdisciplinary conference that focuses on the lives, work, and contributions of the Martineau family, including its two most famous and influential members, Harriet Martineau (1802-1876) and James Martineau (1805-1900).

Started by Norwich Unitarians in 1994, the Martineau Society encourages scholarship on the Martineau family and their nineteenth-century context as well as their continuing influence.  

Topics may include, but are not limited to, the following:

MIGRATION, ADAPTATION AND MEMORY - 2nd International Interdisciplinary Conference

updated: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:43pm
InMind Support, University of Gdansk, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, McGill University
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Organizers / Scientific Committee:

InMind Support (Poland)

 

Professor Wojciech Owczarski - University of Gdańsk (Poland)

Professor Polina Golovátina-Mora - Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana (Colombia)

Amanda Chalupa - McGill University: Social & Transcultural Psychiatry (Canada)

 

 

CFP: Migration, Adaptation and Memory

 

Conversations Through Time: Intersectional, Intergenerational, Interdisciplinary

updated: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:28pm
Irish Society for Theatre Research
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 22, 2019

STR 2019: Tara Building, Mary Immaculate College, University of LimerickMay 10th & 11th 2019 Call For Papers: Conversations Through Time: Intersectional, Intergenerational, Interdisciplinary Keynote Speakers:Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick, Ulster UniversityDr. Emilie Pine, University College Dublin Theatre and performance practices have often been called upon as ways to understand contemporary discourses. Now more than ever academics and theatremakers need to use art and the analyses of various mediums to explore and explain the world in which we live.

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