category: cultural studies and historical approaches

"The Struggle to Learn and the Struggle Left Behind: The Battles for Education and the Preservation of Historic Sites"

full name / name of organization: 
The Louisiana Public History Forum and Southern University at New Orleans
contact email: 
lhill@suno.edu

2015 CALL FOR PAPERS LOUISIANA RECONSTRUCTION CONFERENCE “THE STRUGGLE TO LEARN AND THE STRUGGLE LEFT BEHIND:THE BATTLES FOR EDUCATION AND THE PRESERVATION OF HISTORIC SITES”

PURPOSE:

CFP: The Once and Future Antiquity: Classical Traditions in Science Fiction and Fantasy (Abstracts Due: DEC 15, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Brett M. Rogers / University of Puget Sound
contact email: 
bmrogers@pugetsound.edu

The Once and Future Antiquity: Classical Traditions in Science Fiction and Fantasy

University of Puget Sound

March 27th-29th, 2015

Keynote speakers: Catherynne M. Valente and C. W. Marshall

Re:Humanities’15: Save, Share, Self-Destruct. (April 9-10) DEADLINE TO SUBMIT January 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Re:Humanities
contact email: 
re.humanities@gmail.com

Re:Humanities ’15: Save, Share, Self-Destruct.
Bryn Mawr || Haverford || Swarthmore
April 9-10, 2015
rehumanities@gmail.com
#rehum15

Military Masculinities in the Long Nineteenth Century, 20th-21st May 2015.

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hull
contact email: 
anna_maria_barry@hotmail.com and erbutcher@gmail.com

Keynotes: Doctor Holly Furneaux and Professor Joanne Bailey.

Revising the Rising: The Significance of 1916 for Ireland

full name / name of organization: 
Caspersen School of Graduate Studies, Drew University
contact email: 
cdebarra@drew.edu

The Irish/Irish-American Studies and History and Culture programs of the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies invites paper proposals for its upcoming Irish history conference entitled “Revising the

LA Film Manifestos - Deadline January 15 - Conference March 17-18

full name / name of organization: 
Hudson Moura, University of Toronto
contact email: 
hudson.moura@utoronto.ca

Cinema Novo/New Worlds:

Latin American Cinema and Film Manifestos Conference

University of Toronto

March 17-18, 2014

(Update) Critical Insights: Harlem Renaissance

full name / name of organization: 
Christopher Allen Varlack
contact email: 
cvarlack@umbc.edu

Critical Insights: Harlem Renaissance
under contract with Salem Press

[UPDATE] The Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities 2015

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

Abstract submission deadline extended to February 1, 2015

Public Criticism-Art, for ASAP/7: Arts & the Public, September 24-27, 2015 (Clemson University)

full name / name of organization: 
Samuel Cohen
contact email: 
cohenss@missouri.edu

For ASAP (Association of the Study of the Arts of the Present) conference, ASAP/7: Arts & the Public, September 24-27, 2015, hosted by Clemson University.

University of California Graduate Student Working Groups on African / Black Diaspora

full name / name of organization: 
African Diaspora Graduate Scholars at University of California, Los Angeles
contact email: 
http://ucla.orgsync.com/org/adgs/ContactUs

Working Groups on Social Justice and Black Arts / Performance
University of California Call For Participation

Melodrama - Graduate Conference - Deadline January 10 - Conference February 13

full name / name of organization: 
Brandeis University English Department
contact email: 
odonnellb12@gmail.com, gpuglies@brandeis.edu

We are excited to announce that the Brandeis English Department Graduate Student Conference will be held on February 13, 2015 and will examine the topic of Melodrama. Lucy Fischer, Distinguished Professor of English and Film Studies at the University of Pittsburgh, will give the keynote address.

(UPDATE) THE VICTORIA--CFP: JANUARY 2015 EDITION

full name / name of organization: 
the Victorian
contact email: 
johnwallen79@gmail.com

New January Edition

A new edition of "The Victorian" will be published in January 2015. Please send along your articles, reviews and conference papers for inclusion.

Everything is Not Going to Be Okay: Optimism in the Age of Catastrophe April 10th 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Conference at the Comparative Literature Department at University at Buffalo
contact email: 
not.okay2015@gmail.com

Everyone – politicians, Disney films, pop songs, our therapists, friends and professors – keep telling us things will turn out alright, while almost every scientific report and every other news ar

Semiofest 2015 (4-5 June) invites abstracts for presentation

full name / name of organization: 
Semiofest
contact email: 
shuting@semiofest

Semiofest is the go to event for anyone interested in applied semiotics. Semiotics practitioners, designers, researchers, buyers, communicators, planners come and share their work.

Alice through the Ages: The 150th Anniversary of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. 15th-17th September 2015.

full name / name of organization: 
Zoe Jaques, University of Cambridge
contact email: 
zj216@cam.ac.uk

Alice through the Ages: The 150th Anniversary of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

15th-17th September 2015.

The Discourse of Power in Anglo-American Literature, September 11-13, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Philosophy, University of Montenegro
contact email: 
marija13a@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
The Discourse of Power in Anglo-American Literature
XI International Conference on Anglo-American Studies

Cetinje, September 11-13, 2015

23rd Annual Conference of the English and American Literature Association

full name / name of organization: 
National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
contact email: 
2015ealaconference@gmail.com

23rd Annual Conference of the English and American Literature Association
Theme: Secrets
Conference organizers: English and American Literature Association of the Republic of

Practicing Resourcefulness: Collaborating With Circumstance

full name / name of organization: 
Performance & Interactive Media Arts - Brooklyn College
contact email: 
pimasymposium@gmail.com

Practicing Resourcefulness:
A Collaboration With Circumstance

Reconstructing Historical Memories

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Mason/ IKMAS, National University of Malaysia (Ukm)
contact email: 
masan5565@gmail.com

Book Project: Reconstructing Historical Memories

[UPDATE] Natures 2015 abstract deadline extended to Dec. 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Natures 2015: Seventh Annual Interdisciplinary Humanities Conference
contact email: 
lgerigui@lasierra.edu

Natures 2015: Reading the Books of Nature
Authors and artists, from Galileo to Rousseau, Woolfe to Kingsolver, Attenborough to Cousteau, have been exploring how to read or record nature for thousands of years. We seek papers that continue this quest in the context of any genre, time period, or discipline within the humanities.

[UPDATE] Thresholds and Beyond: Exploring Concrete and Abstract Borders, Boundaries, and Frontiers, Indiana, PA, March 28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University of Pennsylvania English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
iupegoconference2015@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Indiana University of Pennsylvania English Graduate Organization
Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Indiana University of Pennsylvania -- Indiana, PA

Georgia Philological Association: May 29, 2015 Meeting and Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia Philological Association (GPA)
contact email: 
dbuehrer@valdosta.edu

The tenth annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Middle Georgia State College Conference Center at 100 College Station Drive, Macon, Georgia

[UPDATE] Notes from Underground: The Depths of Environmental Arts, Culture and Justice, ASLE 11th Biennial Conference, June 23-2

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE)
contact email: 
ASLE2015@yorku.ca

Deadline Extended to December 12, 2014

Interdisciplinary Graduate Symposium on “Social Healing” Submissions due December 14 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate English Organization at the University of Texas--San Antonio
contact email: 
UTSAGEOSymposium14@gmail.com

What does social healing look like in its most effective manifestations? How are we responding to the violence(s) and systemic oppressions that pervade our communities?

[EXTENDED DEADLINE: 12/15]: Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at UCSB’s English Department
contact email: 
emcfellow@gmail.com

The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our fourteenth annual conference, “Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800,” to

New Ashgate Book Series -- Among the Victorians and Modernists, edited by Dennis Denisoff, Ryerson University

full name / name of organization: 
Ann Donahue, Ashgate Publishing Co.
contact email: 
adonahue@ashgate.com

Call for Proposals

Call for Submissions, American, British and Canadian Studies Journal, special issue, Changing Screen Cultures: New Archaeologi

full name / name of organization: 
American, British and Canadian Studies Journal
contact email: 
abc.journal@ulbsibiu.ro, asbjorn.gronstad@infomedia.uib.no

American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania, invites submissions for a special issue on Changing Screen Cultures: New Archaeologies, Ecologies, To

[UPDATE] 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

[UPDATE] Mid-20th-Century American Poetry and the Question of Beauty, ALA Boston, 12/12/14; 5/20-24/15

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association, Boston, May 20-24, 2015
contact email: 
grieveca@lvc.edu

"Rigor of beauty is the quest," writes Williams in his preface to "Paterson." "But how will you find beauty when it is locked in the mind past all remonstrance?" For the 2015 ALA conference in Bosto

"Paradigms of Power: Uses and Abuses" 3rd Annual CCQ Humanities Conference, March 25-26 2015

full name / name of organization: 
3rd Annual CCQ Humanities Conference/Community College of Qatar
contact email: 
Bernadette.Russo@ccq.edu.qa

Call for Papers (CFP):

Authenticity and Imitation in Translation and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities
contact email: 
authenticity@swps.edu.pl

For Plato, as it is only too well known, imitation was an unwelcome way of bringing falsity to the world.

CFP- Roots & Routes: Movement, Stasis, and Rootedness in American Popular Music

full name / name of organization: 
French Association of American Studies
contact email: 
david.diallo@u-bordeaux.fr

AFEA Conference - University of La Rochelle, FRANCE, May 27-30, 2015
Popular Music Workshop
Roots & Routes: Movement, Stasis, and Rootedness in American Popular Music

Edited essay collection: Resignifying the Third Space

full name / name of organization: 
Univerisity of Alicante; University of Zadar
contact email: 
caporale@ua.es; biljana@zamir.net; bikasic@unizd.hr

We are now seeking for a collection of essays on the reinterpretation of the concept of Third Space in relation to the ‘spatial turn’ within the frame of the social science and the humanities in F

Missed Connections - Department of Comparative Literature, Indiana University Bloomington Graduate Conference 10-11 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Literature Indiana University
contact email: 
iu.complit@gmail.com

Missed Connections

[UPDATE] Carlos Ruiz Zafón Proposed Collection (DEADLINE EXTENDED)

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.

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