category: cultural studies and historical approaches

“Voyages” Conference - Spring 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English, CSUN
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

voy•age
ˈvoi-ij/
noun:
1. a long journey involving travel by sea or in space.
Synonyms: trip, expedition, excursion, tour

Action Writing: The Politics of American Literature, 1960-Present

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck University, London
contact email: 
actionwritingbbk@gmail.com

Friday 3rd July 2015
Keynes Library, Birkbeck University
Keynote Speakers: Dr Martin Paul Eve (University of Lincoln) and Dr Michael Hrebeniak (University of Cambridge)

Re-envisioning Early Atlantic Studi:9th Annual Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group Graduate Student Colloquium April 10-11, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group
contact email: 
earg.purdue@gmail.com

Re-envisioning Early Atlantic Studies: Engaging the Scholarly Spectrum

Circling Our Wagons Conference: Stories and Histories of Hip Hop April 16-19, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Albany State University Department of English, Modern Languages, and Mass Communication.
contact email: 
andre.johnson@asurams.edu

Call for Papers for Albany State University Department of English, Modern Languages
and Mass Communication.
Circling Our Wagons Conference: Stories and Histories of Hip Hop
April 16-19, 2015

The Many Faces of Slavery: non-traditional slave experiences in the Atlantic World 21-22 May, 2015 University of Montpellier

full name / name of organization: 
University of Montpellier, France
contact email: 
manyfacesofslavery@gmail.com; lawrence.aje@univ-montp3.fr

Plenary speakers:
Professor Jacques de Cauna (CNRS/EHESS CIRESC)
Professor Herbert S. Klein (Columbia University)

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing) Call for Entries

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing) ISSN 2278-9642 | E-ISSN 2278-9650
contact email: 
coldnoontravelpoetics@gmail.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics
(International Journal of Travel Writing)
ISSN 2278-9642 | E-ISSN 2278-9650

C A L L F O R E N T R I E S
No. XI | Issue 4(1) | Jan '15
Deadline: November 20 2014

RE-DEPARTURES PANEL FOR MELUS 2015 (Proposals due December 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Daniela Miranda, Ph.D. Candidate/Washington State University
contact email: 
daniela.miranda@wsu.edu

Call for panelists: “New Ways to Conceptualize Diasporic and Migrant Subjectivities: Re-Departing to Re-Arrive”

Middle East Dialogue 2015: Glorious Past, Uncertain Future- February 26, 2015 (sub. deadline 12/30/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Policy Studies Organization
contact email: 
wshepard@ipsonet.org

The Policy Studies Organization (PSO) in cooperation with the Digest of Middle East Studies (DOMES), formally invite you to submit a proposal for our upcoming Middle East Dialogue 2015: Glorious Past,

CFP: International Conference on 'Religion, Gender and Body Politics', 12-14 February 2015, Utrecht, the Netherlands

full name / name of organization: 
Utrecht University, the Netherlands
contact email: 
projectreligionandgender@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Religion, Gender and Body Politics
Post-secular, post-colonial and queer perspectives

CSUF Acacia Conference 2015: [Ab]Normativity and [Per]Formativity, 13-14 March 2015, California State University Fullerton

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group, California State University, Fullerton
contact email: 
theacaciagroup.csuf@gmail.com

Conference Dates: Friday 13 March - Saturday 14 March 2015
Abstracts Due: Friday 19 December 2014

Interdisciplinarity Within and Among Disciplines; genre 35 by Nov. 20

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative World Literature and Classics, CSU, Long Beach
contact email: 
csulbgenre@gmail.com

We invite scholarly papers that address the topic of Interdisciplinarity Within and Among Disciplines for possible publication in genre 35: Connections and Intersections.

CfP: The Third Global Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again, 12 – 13 December 2014, Florence, Italy

full name / name of organization: 
Cristina Ciucurescu / Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Third Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again

12-13 December 2014, Florence, Italy
Villa Vittoria- Palazzo dei Congressi

The TAU Literary and Visual Arts Journal: Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Shawna Rushford-Spence/Lourdes University
contact email: 
tau@lourdes.edu

Submission accepted NOW through January 30, 2015.

POETRY
FICTION
CREATIVE NON-FICTION

Email your titled submission to tau@lourdes.edu.

Rules for submission:

Performance and Innovation: UW-Madison Theatre & Drama 2015 Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
UW-Madison Theatre & Drama Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
tdgso2015@gmail.com

The UW­Madison Theatre and Drama Graduate Student Organization (TDGSO) will sponsor the Graduate Student Theatre Conference on April 18th, 2015.

McLuhan's Faith and Works Conference - Winnipeg, Oct 18-19, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
IISTC and the Marshall McLuhan Initiative
contact email: 
read.schuchardt@wheaton.edu

The First Joint Conference
International Institute for the Study of Technology and Christianity (IISTC)
and The Marshall McLuhan Initiative
CALL FOR PAPERS
McLuhan's Faith and Works

Literature of Status / The Status of Literature [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Alabama Department of English
contact email: 
uasymposium2015@ua.edu

The University of Alabama English Department will host its thirty-first Symposium on English and American Literature on March 5-8, 2015.

CFP: Theorising the Canada-US Border (deadline for proposals Monday December 1st 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Culture and the Canada-US Border
contact email: 
CCUSBorder@kent.ac.uk

Call For Papers
CCUSB SYMPOSIUM: Theorising the Canada-US Border
University of Kent at Paris, 15-16 May, 2015

Language/Knowledge/Power: A Graduate Conference - March 28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Virginia Tech English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
vt.egso@gmail.com

The English Graduate Student Organization of Virginia Tech welcomes papers and presentations related to this year’s conference theme: Language/Knowledge/Power.

Age, Culture, Humanities: An Interdisciplinary Journal invites submissions (deadline 2/15/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Age, Culture, Humanities: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
ageculturehumanities@coastal.edu

Call for Submissions

Deadline to ensure consideration for Issue #3: 15 February 2015

For Issue #3, general submissions are welcome as well as work on the following topics:

Dealing With The Dead: Mortality and Community in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

full name / name of organization: 
Brill Studies in Medievalism Series
contact email: 
tmtomaini@mail.com

Dealing With The Dead: Mortality and Community in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Anarchism and the Body Conference June 12-14, 2015 @ Purdue University

full name / name of organization: 
Anarchism and the Body Conference June 12-14, 2015 @ Purdue University
contact email: 
anarchismandthebodyconference@gmail.com

[UPDATE] Young Shakespeare (extended deadline: 11/10/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Société Française Shakespeare
contact email: 
contact@societefrancaiseshakespeare.org

The 2015 Annual Conference of the French Shakespeare Society will take place in Paris in March 19-21, 2015.

California State, University, Long Beach -- Watermark 9 -- English Scholarly Journal -- Deadline February 2, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Watermark Journal
contact email: 
watermarkjournal.editor@gmail.com.

Watermark, an annual, peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by graduate students in the Department of English at California State University, Long Beach, is now seeking submissions for our

Crisis? What Crisis ? Etudes irlandaises special issue autumn 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Etudes irlandaises
contact email: 
martine.pelletier@univ-tours.fr

CALL FOR PAPERS

ETUDES IRLANDAISES
French Journal of Irish Studies

Autumn 2015 issue
Crisis? What Crisis?

Guest edited by Martine Pelletier & Valérie Peyronel

Constance Fenimore Woolson Society at SSAWW Nov. 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Constance Fenimore Woolson Society
contact email: 
ssalter2@gmail.com

Constance Fenimore Woolson Society Call For Papers: Society for the Study of American Women Writers Triennial Conference, Philadelphia PA, Nov. 2015

Being Non/Human: Bodily Borders. Abstracts due 02/02/15. Conference on 17th June 2015.

full name / name of organization: 
Queen Mary University of London
contact email: 
being.non.human@gmail.com

‘Being Non/Human’ is organising a conference for 2015 on the topic of ‘bodily borders’ and we invite any postgraduate or early career researcher interested in this theme to submit an abstract

Pippi to Ripley3/ITHACON40: Women & Gender in Science Fiction, Fantasy, Children’s Literature and Comics. Ithaca College; May

full name / name of organization: 
Katharine Kittredge/Ithaca College English Department
contact email: 
kkittredge@ithaca.edu

Keynote Speaker: Bruce Coville (children’s fantasy author)
Special Guest: Laura Lee Gulledge (YA graphic novelist)

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing): C A L L F O R E N T R I E S

full name / name of organization: 
Coldnoon: Travel Poetics (International Journal of Travel Writing)
contact email: 
poetry@coldnoon.com | researchpapers@coldnoon.com

Coldnoon: Travel Poetics
(International Journal of Travel Writing)
ISSN 2278-9642 | E-ISSN 2278-9650

C A L L F O R E N T R I E S
No. XI | Issue 4(1) | Jan '15
Deadline: November 20 2014

Call for contributors to The Roma: An Encyclopedia of “Gypsy” Life, Culture, and Society.

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Hund
contact email: 
axh69@cwru.edu

I would like to invite you to contribute to The Roma: An Encyclopedia of “Gypsy” Life, Culture, and Society.

Special Edition 2015 Journal of Dracula Studies (Jan 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Dracula Studies
contact email: 
journalofdraculastudies@kutztown.edu

In 2015 we will be publishing a
special edition of the Journal of
Dracula Studies to mark the 20th
anniversary of our Chapter. The
theme of this edition will be The
Horror Classics.

Charles W. Chesnutt Association sessions at American Literature Association Conference, May 21-24, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Charles W. Chesnutt Association
contact email: 
smcfatt@cau.edu; swright1222@aol.com

The Chesnutt Association will sponsor two sessions at the American Literature Conference, May 21-24, 2014 at the Westin Copley Place, 10 Huntington Avenue, Boston MA 02116-5798 (800-916-4339)

'Abnormality and the Abnormal in the Nineteenth Century' 7 May 2015. CFP Deadline 16 January 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies, Durham University, UK
contact email: 
cncs@durham.ac.uk

‘Neither moral philosophy nor poetry condescends
to the monstrous or the abnormal,’
Thomas De Quincey, 1848.

Abnormality and the Abnormal in the Nineteenth Century

Call for Papers: The European Conference on Cultural Studies 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
eccs@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum, in conjunction with its global university partners, is proud to announce the European Conference on Media, Communication and Film (EuroMedia2015), to be held from Jul

Trash Talkin’: New Directions in Popular Culture and Creative Writing

full name / name of organization: 
University of Regina, English Students' Association
contact email: 
esaregina@gmail.com

An interdisciplinary conference for undergraduate and graduate students on popular culture and creative writing, hosted by Students of the University of Regina.
March 13-14, 2015

The Power of Place: Investigating the Interactions between Ideology and Influence (March 14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.2015.conference@gmail.com

“The preservation or construction of a sense of place is then an active moment in the passage from memory to hope, from past to future.” David Harvey

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