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Cinema and the City: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:19pm
University of Palermo
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Call for Papers

Cinema and the City: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

 

International Conference

November 29-30, 2019

 

University of Palermo, Department of Architecture, viale delle Scienze

Room 1.3 and 1.4, Main Building

 

Deadline for proposals: November 6, 2019

 

Trauma and repair in the museum

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:21pm
Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, December 9, 2019

Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society

 

CALL FOR PAPERS: Special issue ‘Trauma and repair in the museum’

 

Special issue editors:

Dr. Alexandra Kokoli, Middlesex University, a.kokoli@mdx.ac.uk

Dr. Maria Walsh, Chelsea College of Arts, UAL, m.walsh@chelsea.arts.ac.uk

 

Architecture, psychology and self: Explorations of the space(s) between

updated: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:19pm
University of Suceava, Romania
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, October 1, 2020

The academic journal Messages, Sages and Ages (http://msa.usv.ro/), based at the English Department, University of Suceava, Romania, invites contributions for an issue focusing on (narratives of) architecture, psychology and self.
The theme issue is edited by Dr Stephanie Liddicoat (Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia).

Modernism and Science Fiction

updated: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 3:30pm
Humanities
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, May 1, 2020

In the wake of the New Modernist Studies, and in particular such pioneering works as Maria DiBattista and Lucy MacDiarmid’s High and Low Moderns (1996), there is increasing interest both in interdisciplinary approaches to modernism and the relationship between modernism and popular culture. Although various writers (Christine Brooke-Rose, Fredric Jameson, Fred Pfeil, Phillip Wegner) have speculated upon the affinities between modernism and science fiction, and have even postulated tentative literary histories, this relationship has been brought into focus by such works as Paul March-Russell’s Modernism and Science Fiction (2015). Since then, other related works have included Charles M.

Chicano/a Literature, Film, and Culture

updated: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 3:29pm
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, October 31, 2019

Call for Papers

Chicano/a Literature, Film, and Culture

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

41st Annual Conference, February 19-22, 2020

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: October 31, 2019

Latinx Counterpublics

updated: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 4:00pm
Latinx Studies Association Biennial Conference / University of Notre Dame / July 15-18, 2020
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, October 30, 2019

In the U.S. public sphere, Latinxs are often reduced to mere numbers—to checkmarks on census forms, data points in demographic surveys, and statistics about economic sectors. However, Latinxs cannot be contained in these quantitative frameworks; through our experiences at the thresholds of the Americas, we have developed distinctive approaches to individual and collective life. With the U.S. public sphere in a “time of crisis” (to invoke our conference’s theme), this panel seeks new scholarship on Latinx counterpublics—on the social networks that have taken shape as Latinxs have looked at, listened to, and engaged with media.

Postwar Area Literature Group - American Literature Association 2020 Conference CFPs

updated: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 3:28pm
Postwar Area Literature Group
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Postwar Area Literature Group

CFPs for the 2020 American Literature Association Conference

 

Please consider submitting an abstract to one of our panels at the 2020 meeting of the American Literature Association! The conference will be held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego on May 21-24, 2020. We will host two panels this year; please see the full CFPs below.

‘Popular Culture and Politics’

updated: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 3:28pm
D.André, A. Audureau, F. Healy; University of La Rochelle (France); Research Center : CRHIA
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, November 3, 2019

Popular Culture and Politics’

 La Rochelle Université-Université de Reims

To be held at: La Rochelle University (France) from 11th to 13th December 2019

 

The ambition of this conference is to explore the close links, hidden or implicit, that exist between popular culture and politics. Indeed, politics may attempt to subvert popular culture, or may be an object of ridicule or praise in Popular Culture, and it would therefore be of great interest to investigate this research field, which is relatively unexplored in France and which mixes two sometimes contradictory and conflicting spheres.

 

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