category: cultural studies and historical approaches

Prooftexts Special Issue: Jewish Literature/ World Literature January 8, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Prooftexts
contact email: 
allison.schachter@vanderbilt.edu

The transnational turn in Jewish literary scholarship has occasioned a methodological rethinking of Jewish literary studies.

Leon Edel Prize (11/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Review
contact email: 
hjamesr@louisville.edu

The Leon Edel Prize is awarded annually for the best essay on Henry James by a beginning scholar. The prize carries with it an award of $150, and the prize-winning essay will be published in HJR.

African Migrations: Transcultural Identities in the Making

full name / name of organization: 
Dalarna University, sweden and University of Botswana
contact email: 
ign@du.se

The phenomenon of migration is well-established in the history of human societies, where individuals or groups of people have moved from one place to another, either across international borders or in

SOCRATES : CALL FOR PAPER

full name / name of organization: 
SOCRATES: SCHOLARLY RESEARCH JOURNAL
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

http://www.socratesjournal.com/p/call-for-paper-new.html

SOCRATES is an International, Multi-lingual, Multi-disciplinary Refereed and Indexed Scholalry Journal.

CFP: 9th Global Conference: National and Cultural Histories of the Erotic

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
er9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference: National and Cultural Histories of the Erotic

Tuesday 4th November – Thursday 6th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Gaelicly yours, Scott Fitzgerald: The 13th International F. Scott Fitzgerald Society Conference July 4-11, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The F. Scott Fitzgerald Society
contact email: 
fsfinireland@gmail.com

From Hemingway’s description of his friend’s “very fair wavy hair, a high forehead, excited and friendly eyes and a delicate long-lipped Irish mouth” in A Moveable Feast to his signature in Th

NeMLA 2015: Growth in Writing, Teaching, and Learning (due September 30, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
hashton@gc.cuny.edu

46th Annual NeMLA Conference
April 30 - May 3, 2015
Toronto, Canada

Submission Deadline: September 30, 2014

Growth in Writing, Teaching, and Learning

UPDATE - TRANSITIONS 5 – New Directions in Comics Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
a.venezia@english.bbk.ac.uk

TRANSITIONS 5 – New Directions in Comics Studies
Saturday October 25th 2014 at Birkbeck, University of London
Call for Papers

[UPDATE]: Extended Deadline: Writing the Range Conference (proposals due 8/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Writing the Range Conference / University of Denver
contact email: 
writingtherange@gmail.com

Writing the Range Conference
November 14-15, 2014
Keynote Speakers: Jessica Enoch and Scott Wible

Gender and Materiality in the Middle Ages Kzoo-2015

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship
contact email: 
angela.bennettsegler@nyu.edu

50th Medieval Congress
Kalamazoo, MI
May 14-17 2015

NeMLA Seminar: Identity, Politics, and Universals in Literary Theory and Beyond (30/9/2014: 30-3/4-5/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
arnab.roy@uconn.edu

In recent years, the position that argues that human actions are guided by certain Universals (biological, cognitive, emotive, and moral) that are common to all humanity has been contested.

SubalternSpeak: An International Journal of Postcolonial Studies (Print ISSN 2277-3959) (Online ISSN: 2347 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Interactions Forum, Pune India
contact email: 
subalternspeak.if@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Vol III Issue I

SubalternSpeak: An International Journal of Postcolonial Studies (Print ISSN 2277-3959) (Online ISSN: 2347 2013)

Paper Submission last date: 20 August 2014

The Great Irish Famine 1845-1851. submission deadline August 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
EEE, CEMMC, Université Bordeaux Montaigne (France) & Mimmoc , UNiversité de POitiers (France)
contact email: 
moya.jones@@u-bordeaux3.fr, cauvetp@hotmail.com

DAY CONFERENCE
"an Gorta Mór"
The Great Irish Famine (1845-1851)

Organised by

Université Bordeaux Montaigne (France)
( EA 7314 EEE and EA 2958 CEMMC)
and

Submit to ISSUE 3 of GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine

full name / name of organization: 
GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine
contact email: 
submit@gutsmagazine.ca

ISSUE 3: SEX! Conceptions of bodies, sexuality, and desire have been rallying points for feminist activism, research, and advocacy in different historical moments.

“CASCA” – Journal of Social Science, Culture and Arts (Deadline September 1st 2014.)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Alternative Social and Cultural Activities, Belgrade
contact email: 
journal@casca.org.rs

Interdisciplinary journal CASCA enables authors to publish papers in various areas of social sciences, humanities, culture and art.

Laughter in the Digital Age -- A Special Issue of Comedy Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Peter C. Kunze, University of Texas at Austin
contact email: 
peter.c.kunze@gmail.com

*Please note the original posting mentioned a deadline of November 2015; the correct date in November 2014.*

“Laughter in the Digital Age”
Special Issue of Comedy Studies

[UPDATE] Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature; August 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew J.C. Cella, PhD [Edited Collection]
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

I seek contributors to an edited collection focused on the intersection between disability studies and literary ecology, particularly as it plays out in American literature and culture.

The Line that Lies Within: Form and Poetics in the Pricke of Conscience (Kalamazoo, May 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
MARS (Medieval and Renaissance Studies at Purdue)
contact email: 
sfdh@purdue.edu

The Line that Lies Within: Form and Poetics in the Pricke of Conscience

The North American Bicentennial Creative Writing & Literature Conference, June 11-13, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
North American Review / University of Northern Iowa
contact email: 
schraffj@uni.edu

Dates: June 11–13, 2015
Location: University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA
Keynotes: Martín Espada, Patricia Hampl, Steven Schwartz

Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture, Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

For the PCA/ACA national conference (1-4 Apr. 2015 in New Orleans), we invite proposals of individual papers, special panels, or sessions organized around a sea-related theme. DEADLINE: 1 Nov. 2014.

Disability Studies

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association, Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
cea.cc.conference@gmail.com

http://blogs.uprm.edu/ceacc/cfp/

CALL FOR PAPER: Issue 4 of LIQUID BLACKNESS issue on "FLUID RADICALISMS"

full name / name of organization: 
liquid blackness
contact email: 
liquidblackness@gsu.edu

NeMLA Convention Women's and Gender Studies Caucus cfp (30/9/2014; 30-3/4-5/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA Women's and Gender Studies Caucus cfp
contact email: 
wgsnemla@gmail.com

Northeast Modern Language Association 46th Annual Convention
Toronto, Ontario - April 30-May 3, 2015

[UPDATE] Remnants of the Nation: Yasar University, Turkey - 30-31 October

full name / name of organization: 
Yasar University - Faculty of Science and Letters, Department of English Language and Literature
contact email: 
evrim.isik@yasar.edu.tr

The deadline for proposal submission has been extended until 31 July, 2014.

Yaşar University, Department of English Language and Literature

SCMS 2015 Proposed Panel: "Youth Culture in Contemporary Media" Deadline July 31, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies annual conference, March 2015, Montreal, Canada
contact email: 
karin.beeler@unbc.ca; tshary17@gmail.com

Youth Culture in Contemporary Media

Co-chairs: Karin Beeler and Timothy Shary

Society for Cinema and Media Studies annual conference, March 2015, Montreal, Canada

Digital Humanities Area, Southwest Popular/American Culture Assoc. Conference, Feb. 11-14, Albuquerque, NM

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
d.oberhelman@okstate.edu


PORN ON THE MOVE panel- abstracts due August 19th

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema & Media Studies. March 2015- Montreal
contact email: 
arroyo.brandon@gmail.com

Pornography is the most transient of all media texts.

NeMLA Convention 2015 Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
support@nemla.org

The Northeast Modern Language Association will meet in Toronto, Ontario, for its 46th annual convention, held April 30 to May 3 2015.

Censorship and Self-Censorship: Special Issue of "Between," Journal of the Italian Comparative Literature Association (Compalit)

full name / name of organization: 
Stefano Ercolino / Freie Universität Berlin
contact email: 
stefano.ercolino@virgilio.it

This issue aims to investigate the interplay between censorship and self-censorship in a variety of domains, from literary works to audio-visual media, from criticism to cultural mediation, in order t

Lateral Journal: Performance and Cultural Studies Special Issue (proposals due August 15th)

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Association--Stefanie A. Jones and Eero Laine
contact email: 
sjones@gc.cuny.edu; eero.email@gmail.com

The Performance Working Group of the Cultural Studies Association calls for proposals for politically engaged articles and innovative digital publishing projects at the intersections of cultural studi

Call for Contributions and Participation: Online Forum for Literary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Complit Complice
contact email: 
complit@complit-complice.net

To Whom it may concern!

NeMLA 2015: Writing the American Domestic in the 19th and 20th Century

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
cmarks@lagcc.cuny.edu; krysia.michael@gmail.com

This panel will investigate late nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century American home and design periodicals.

Rethinking Early Photography, 16th-17th June 2015, University of Lincoln

full name / name of organization: 
Owen Clayton, Jim Cheshire, Hannah Field, University of Lincoln, UK
contact email: 
rethinkingphotography@gmail.com

Attitudes to photography have undergone a radical shift in recent times.

‘On Creative Labour’—Session at AAH Annual Conference (Norwich, 9-11 April 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Art Historians (AAH)
contact email: 
t.reifenstein@mmu.ac.uk

‘On Creative Labour’—Session at AAH Annual Conference (Norwich, 9-11 April 2015)

Conference: Norwich, 9-11 April 2015
CfP deadline: 10 November 2014

AAH2015

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline - Food and Eating: from the Literal to the Metaphorical

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds postgraduate journal
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

EXTENDED DEADLINE for articles: 31st July. Please send a brief description of intended topic to editors@harts-minds.co.uk asap.

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