category: cultural studies and historical approaches

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

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

Special Issue on "Contemporary Film and Public Life" - Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics (UNC-CH)

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Mangrum / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
bmangrum@email.unc.edu

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics—a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary online journal and digital forum based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hi

2015 Walker Percy Conference: The Last Gentleman in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Walker Percy Center for Writing & Publishing
contact email: 
wpconf@loyno.edu

The Walker Percy Center for Writing & Publishing invites proposals for its third biannual conference.

Where: Monroe Library, Loyola University New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

Desire and Devotion: Eastern International Region Meeting of the AAR, McGill University, Montreal, May 1–2, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Eastern International Region Meeting of the AAR
contact email: 
vehret@mercyhurst.edu

www.eiraar.net


Call for Papers: Eastern International Region Meeting of the AAR, McGill University, Montreal, May 1–2, 2015

Paper Proposal Deadline: February 16, 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: Art Communication & Popculture

full name / name of organization: 
Institute of Literary and Artistic Communication in Nitra, Slovakia
contact email: 
mboszorad@ukf.sk

The Institute of Literary and Artistic Communication in Nitra, Slovakia launches new international scholarly magazine Art Communication & Popculture covering domains of art, art communication and popc

Twentieth Conference on Baseball in Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Ron Kates/ Middle Tennessee State University
contact email: 
ron.kates@mtsu.edu

April 3, 2015
On the campus of Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Keynote speaker: New York baseball maven Sarah Bunting

Luncheon Speaker: Ken Griffey Sr.

Sequels, Serials, and Remakes: Recycling Fictions in the Fantastic Sphere

full name / name of organization: 
College of St. Joseph
contact email: 
jonas.prida@csj.edu

Repetitive narratives are at the heart of popular fantastic culture; we need look no further than the many sequels of _Friday the 13th_ or the serialization of the early 20th-century French villains F

Identity and Materialism: Reading the Space between Persons and Things (April 10-11, 2015) Deadline: February 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
contact email: 
jpc0018@uah.edu

Identity and Materialism: Reading the Space between Persons and Things

University of Alabama in Huntsville Graduate Student Conference

April 10-11, 2015

CFP-Afghan (-istani) – Nation and Narration in Post-Colonial Postmodernities

full name / name of organization: 
Mariam Popal, PhD - University of Bayreuth
contact email: 
popal.mariam@gmail.com

Afghan (-istani) – Nation and Narration in Post-Colonial Postmodernities

Identites in the Making. Dutch Colonialisms and Postcolonial Presents. UC Berkeley Dec 3-4, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
UC Berkeley Dutch Studies
contact email: 
dutchstudiesconference@gmail.com

Identities in the Making - Dutch Colonialisms and Postcolonial Presents
Graduate students conference, December 3-4, 2014, University of California, Berkeley

Organic Food & Agriculture - all aspects - Call for papers

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Organics <www.jorganics.org>
contact email: 
editor@jorganics.org

The Journal of Organics is an international peer reviewed open access free journal.

Age, Culture, Humanities: Deadine for Issue #3 - 15 February 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:

Popular Music Fandom and the Public Sphere - A One Day Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Mark Duffett, University of Chester
contact email: 
m.duffett@chester.ac.uk

CFP: Popular Music Fandom and the Public Sphere - A One Day Symposium

University of Chester,
Friday, 10th April 2015

Keynote speaker: Dr Cornel Sandvoss, University of Surrey

Call for Papers: “Interdisciplinary Approaches to Narratives: Getting Lost in Texts”

full name / name of organization: 
University of Idaho - English Department
contact email: 
uigec@uidaho.edu

University of Idaho: March 28, 2015

CFP - Specters of Ethics – in the Trails of Globalization and Futurity

full name / name of organization: 
Susan Arndt / Mariam Popal/ Rinaldo Walcott University of Bayreuth, University of Toronto
contact email: 
popal.mariam@gmail.com

Ethics is a global endeavor bereft of any universal validity. Ethics is subjective, positioned and biased, commuting between subjectivity and collectivity/community.

[UPDATE] Reading the Queer in Literature, Culture and Theory (edited volume). Deadline for submission (extended): Dec. 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Subashish Bhattacharjee
contact email: 
subashishbhattacharjee@gmail.com

Submissions are invited for a forthcoming edited volume on the representations of the 'queer' in the various genres and sub-genres of art, cinema, culture and popular culture, theory, philosophy and h

Trance, March 5-6th

full name / name of organization: 
The Graduate Center-CUNY English Department Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
trancetheconference@gmail.com

The Graduate Center-CUNY English Student Association Conference: Trance
March 5-6 2015

[UPDATE] Romantic Sustainability--Call for Chapter Proposals (due 1 Nov. 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Ben P. Robertson
contact email: 
bprobertson@troy.edu

Just a reminder that the deadline is fast approaching for submissions to the Romantic sustainability project:

Call for Chapter Proposals

The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices

full name / name of organization: 
English Department of Ivy Tech Community College Northwest
contact email: 
nriecken@ivytech.edu

The Atrium, a Journal of Academic Voices, is now in its sixth year of consistent publication.

[UPDATE] NEW DEADLINE 17 December: "Entangled Histories and Cultures" 5th SILAS Conference, Cork, Ireland, 25-27 June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Irish Latin American Studies
contact email: 
silasucc2015@gmail.com

200 word abstracts/poster proposals due 17 December 2014

5th SILAS conference, University College Cork, Ireland, 25-27 June 2015.

Louisa May Alcott Society: American Literature Association 26th Annual Conference Boston May 21-24, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Louisa May Alcott Society (Contact Christine Doyle)
contact email: 
doylec@ccsu.edu

"Transatlantic Alcott": Louisa May Alcott's status as a quintessentially American writer notwithstanding, literature and life on the other side of "the pond" interested her immensely.

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