category: cultural studies and historical approaches

LEFTovers: What’s L/left of Literature and Critical Theory in the 21st Century?

full name / name of organization: 
University of Michigan
contact email: 
leftoversumich@gmail.com

LEFTovers: What’s L/left of Literature and Critical Theory in the 21st Century?

Call for Papers
Comparative Literature Intra-Student Faculty Forum (CLIFF)
A Graduate Conference

The College of Saint Rose 2015 Global Studies Conference (March 14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
The College of Saint Rose
contact email: 
malisam@strose.edu

The College of Saint Rose 2015 Global Studies Conference

*UPDATE* Culture and Environment- University of Akron 2015 Regional Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Society of Akron Graduate English Scholars (SAGES)
contact email: 
sagessubmission@gmail.com

CULTURE AND ENVIRONMENT
SAGES Third Annual Interdisciplinary Student Conference
The University of Akron
Student Union
March 5, 2015

CfP for the Panel: Art, History and Identity

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

Call for Papers for the Panel
Art, History and Identity

As part of The Third Euroacademia Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again

6 and 7 February 2015,

CfP: The Third Global Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again, 6 – 7 February 2015, Florence, Italy

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

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Third Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again

6 - 7 February 2015, Florence, Italy
Villa Vittoria - Palazzo dei Congressi

Call for papers: Postliminium, University of London

full name / name of organization: 
Postliminium
contact email: 
uljsubmissions@outlook.com

Postliminium is the University of London's inter-collegiate student journal for the arts, humanities and social sciences.

CFP (Edited Volume of Essays): Chop Suey and Sushi from Sea to Shining Sea: Asian Restaurants in the United States

full name / name of organization: 
Editors
contact email: 
asianrestaurantbook@gmail.com

CALL FOR ESSAY PROPOSALS
Chop Suey and Sushi from Sea to Shining Sea: Asian Restaurants in the United States

Edited by Bruce Makoto Arnold, Tanfer Emin Tunc, and Raymond Chong

THE APOLLONIAN, Vol. II, Issue 1: Crime, Criminal, Criminality

full name / name of organization: 
The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

FOCUS: CRIME/CRIMINAL/CRIMINALITY

Narratives in rhetoric, composition, and literature.

full name / name of organization: 
Textual Overtures Online Graduate Journal from Washington State University
contact email: 
textualovertures@gmail.com

Textual Overtures is currently accepting submissions for its 2015 issue under the theme of “Narratives.” We invite papers to address narrative from traditional definitions such as stories or accou

[UPDATE]: Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference (UK) - Summer 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing: International Creative Writing Conference - Imperial College, London
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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Great Writing 2015

The 18th Annual Great Writing International
Creative Writing Conference
Imperial College London
Sat. June 20th - Sun. June 21st 2015

Passages: Graduate Student Conference Feb 21, Submissions Due Dec 31

full name / name of organization: 
Georgetown University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
georgetownegsa@gmail.com

- PASSAGES -

The 4th Annual English Graduate Student Association Conference
Georgetown University
February 21, 2015
Keynote address by Jed Esty, PhD

Great Authors/Great Works Book Series

full name / name of organization: 
Bob Batchelor
contact email: 
bbatchelor@thiel.edu

Call for Proposals

Great Authors/Great Works

A New Book Series from Rowman & Littlefield

Series Editor: Bob Batchelor, James Pedas Professor of Communication, Thiel College

Contemporary American Literature -- Book Series

full name / name of organization: 
Bob Batchelor
contact email: 
bbatchelor@thiel.edu

The Contemporary American Literature Series is currently accepting proposals for volumes focused on how American literature reflects and shapes our knowledge of our cultural, historical, and socio-eco

Call for Undergraduate Papers in the Humanities Fields

full name / name of organization: 
Valley Humanities Review
contact email: 
contact-vhr@lvc.edu

The Valley Humanities Review publishes the best undergraduate research in the humanities. We accept national and international submissions, and our December 15 deadline is approaching.

[UPDATE] Carlos Ruiz Zafón Proposed Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Tanya Jones, M.Ed
contact email: 
tanyacarinae@hotmail.com

Abstracts are requested for a proposed collection on the works of Carlos Ruiz Zafón.

Cultural Studies: Critical Pedagogies

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Association Working Group on Critical Pedagogy
contact email: 
gtaylor2@pasadena.edu, smitcho@masonlive.gmu.edu

The Cultural Studies Association’s Working Group on Critical Pedagogy invites submissions for the 13th Annual Meeting of the Cultural Studies Association (U.S.), “Another University Is Possible: P

CFP: North of Understanding, The 3rd Annual Keyano College Arts & Humanities Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Keyano College Arts and Humanities
contact email: 
kcartsandhumanities

Keyano College of Fort McMurray Alberta is now accepting paper proposals for its third annual Arts and Humanities Conference.

Exploring 30 Years of Studio Ghibli: Spirited Discussions

full name / name of organization: 
Cardiff University and University of East Anglia
contact email: 
rendellj1@cardiff.ac.uk

2015 marks the 30th anniversary of Studio Ghibli, and with that anniversary it is time to reflect on the domestic and global success of Japan’s most famous animation studio.

Lynda Barry: Seriously Multitalented, essay collection, abstracts due Jan 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Professor Jane Tolmie, Queen's University
contact email: 
jane.tolmie@queensu.ca

Lynda Barry: Seriously Multitalented is a proposed volume in the new series Critical Approaches to Comics Artists at the University Press of Mississippi.

[UPDATE] Apollon Undergraduate Humanities Ejournal - Extended Deadline (12/7)

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

Caribbean Military Encounters: A multidisciplinary anthology from the humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Editors: Shalini Puri and Lara Putnam
contact email: 
puri.shalini@gmail.com

We invite papers for a multidisciplinary anthology that explores the Caribbean as a militarized region.

Elizabeth von Arnim Conference, Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge University, UK

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Erica Brown, Sheffield Hallam University
contact email: 
countessrussell@gmail.com

Conference 19th September 2015

Multi-Discursion: Remapping the Topography of Thought

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi (California State University, Northridge English Honors Society)
contact email: 
sigmataudeltaiotachi@gmail.com

Multi-Discursions: Remapping the Topography of Thought

CFP AAIS 2015:The Essay as Genre

full name / name of organization: 
Johanna Rossi Wagner
contact email: 
jrwagnerpsu@gmail.com

CFP American Association for Italian Studies 2015

The Essay as Genre

Approaching the Anthropocene: Perspectives from the Humanities and Fine Arts Thursday-Friday, May 7-8, 2015 Abstract deadline:

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, UCSB
contact email: 
ihcucsb@gmail.com

Scientists have declared that we are in living in the Anthropocene, an age in which human behavior and actions are massively altering the ecosystems of the earth.

Creative Industries Journal: Special Issue 8.2 (Fall 2015) CFP DEADLINE: March 6, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Creative Industries Journal
contact email: 
kbarnett@bellarmine.edu

CFP: Technologies and Recording Industries
Creative Industries Journal, Special Issue 8.2 (Fall 2015)
CFP: Technologies and Recording Industries
Deadline: March 6, 2015

Misfits: Children with a Twist

full name / name of organization: 
Markus Bohlmann
contact email: 
childrenmisfit@gmail.com

Misfits: Children with a Twist

[REMINDER]Death in the Cityscape: CRAS Special Issue 01/04/15 (Abst.01/12/14 )

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of American Studies
contact email: 
dcalabre@uwo.ca

In contemporary literature, the intersection of the space of death and mourning within the confines of the city acts as a method of critiquing our understood modes of living.

[UPDATE] 20th Annual Southwest English Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Arizona State University
contact email: 
swes.asu@gmail.com

**KEYNOTE SPEAKER JAMES P. GEE**

Come see one of the foremost names in literacy studies and discourse analysis (James P. Gee, of course!) while thawing out in the warm desert sun.

ALA Conference, Boston May 21-24th, 2015: "James Baldwin, This Time"

full name / name of organization: 
James Baldwin Review
contact email: 
justin-joyce@northwestern.edu

“James Baldwin, This Time.”

C PRACSIS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE SPACE, SPACIALITY AND PERFORMANCE 7&8February 2015 , Thrissur, Kerala, India.

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Performance Research and Cultural Studies in South Asia
contact email: 
director@cpracsis.org

Center for Performance Research and Cultural Studies in South Asia
C PRACSIS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
SPACE, SPACIALITY AND PERFORMANCE
7&8February 2015 , Thrissur, Kerala, India.

Developments in Comics Pedagogy

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association
contact email: 
derek.s.mcgrath@gmail.com

This special session is a roundtable that focuses on innovative teaching practices of the production, research, and appreciation of comics. Submit a 200- to 350-word statement summarizing your approaches to teaching comics by March 1, 2015, to both Keith McCleary (kmccleary@ucsd.edu) and Derek McGrath (derek.s.mcgrath@gmail.com).

Public Intellectuals Lecture Series

full name / name of organization: 
Carleton University
contact email: 
aconnol1@connect.carleton.ca

Public Intellectuals Lecture Series
Presented by the Department of English and Literature at Carleton University and the Ottawa Public Library
Call for Papers

Native Literary Ecologies (ALA Conference, 21-24 May 2015, Boston, MA)

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE)
contact email: 
nmerola@risd.edu

The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment and the Association for the Study of Native American Literatures invite abstracts for a "Native Literary Ecologies" panel at the 2015 Americ

Biodiversity and Extinction Narratives (ALA Conference, 21-24 May 2015, Boston, MA)

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE)
contact email: 
nmerola@risd.edu

The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment invites abstracts for a "Biodiversity and Extinction Narratives" panel at the 2015 American Literature Association Conference (May 21-24, 20

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