category: cultural studies and historical approaches

Music and Power in the Baroque Era

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/musicpower.html

Music and Power in the Baroque Era

11-13 November 2016
Lucca, Complesso Monumentale di San Micheletto

organized by

Play Me a Story: Videogames as Narrative

full name / name of organization: 
Lancaster University
contact email: 
videogamesasnarrative@gmail.com

Despite the exponential rise of videogames in contemporary culture (the gaming industry now being more lucrative than film) critical consideration of games as narrative texts remains in its infancy.

[UPDATE] Bodies at Work: Reimagining the Lines of (Re)Production

full name / name of organization: 
UTA English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
bodiesatwork2016@gmail.com

Bodies at Work: Reimagining the Lines of (Re)Production
April 7-8, 2016, The University of Texas at Arlington
Submission Deadline: December 31, 2015

[UPDATE] Acacia Group’s Philip K. Dick Conference April 29-30 [JANUARY 15 Deadline]

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group at California State University, Fullerton
contact email: 
dsandner@fullerton.edu

Call for Papers for the Acacia Group’s Philip K. Dick Conference to be held at Cal State Fullerton, April 29-30, 2016. Confirmed Special Guests: Dr.

[UPDATE] Re/Considering (In)humanity/ies: A Graduate Conference in Reno, 26-27 February 2016

full name / name of organization: 
College of Liberal Arts Graduate Symposium (CLAGS)
contact email: 
clags2016@gmail.com

Re/Considering (In)humanity/ies
The 6th annual College of Liberal Arts Graduate Symposium (CLAGS)
Conference Date: February 26-27, 2016

Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies Issue 15 - articles and reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies
contact email: 
irishjournalgothichorror@gmail.com

The Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies is currently seeking submissions for Issue #15, to be published in late Summer 2016.

"YST – Young Scholars Transfers: A reflection on the notion of transfer in human and social sciences" october 13-14, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Université Paris-Est Créteil, France
contact email: 
colloqueyst2016@hotmail.com

Call for papers: international symposium “YST – Young Scholars Transfers: A reflection on the notion of transfer in the field of human and social sciences”

[UPDATE] Symposium Reading the Present through the Past

full name / name of organization: 
The Netherlands School for Literary Studies
contact email: 
vandamhd@cardiff.ac.uk

Reading the Present through the Past

Forms and Trajectories of Neo-Historical Fiction

Call for Papers

One-day symposium, 4 March 2016

Interculturalism: Cultures and Identities

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
interculturalism9@inter-disciplinary.net

Interculturalism: Cultures and Identities
Call for Participation 2016

A Cultures, Traditions, Societies Project
9th Global Meeting

Monday 18th July – Wednesday 20th July 2016

Call for Submissions, special issue Migration, Transnationalism and the Cultural Logic of Global Identity, ABC Studies Journal

full name / name of organization: 
American, British and Canadian Studies Journal
contact email: 
abc.journal@ulbsibiu.ro

Migration, Transnationalism and the Cultural Logic of Global Identity
A special issue of the American, British and Canadian Studies Journal, December 2016

Digital Poetics and the Multimodal Novel (U of Amsterdam, June 16-18, 2006)

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of Narrative
contact email: 
efron[dot]2[at]osu[dot]edu

Multimodal novels stipulate conceptual shifts in our understanding and experience of literature, according to Wolfgang Hallet.

[UPDATE - DATE CHANGE] Engaging Society Through Literature and Criticism

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Canadian and Québec Literatures / L'Association des littératures canadiennes et québécoises
contact email: 
sara_jamieson@carleton.ca

Le français suit

CALL FOR SESSIONS AND PAPERS

Engaging Society through Literature and Criticism

Music Criticism 1900-1950

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/20musicriticism.html

Music Criticism 1900-1950

organized by
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini (Lucca)
Societat Catalana de Musicologia, Barcelona

Watermark: Graduate Student Journal - Deadline to Submit: Feb. 8, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Watermark: California State University, Long Beach
contact email: 
csulbwatermark@gmail.com

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

Charlotte Brontë: A Bicentennial Celebration of her Life and Works. 13-14th May, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Chawton House Library, Chawton, Hampshire
contact email: 
sw17@soton.ac.uk

Charlotte Brontë: A Bicentennial Celebration of her Life and Works
Chawton House Library, Chawton, Hampshire. 13-14th May, 2016

http://www.chawtonhouse.org

Comics Arts Conference at Comic-Con, 2/1

full name / name of organization: 
Comics Arts Conference
contact email: 
comicsartsconference@gmail.com

The Comics Arts Conference is now accepting 100 to 200 word abstracts for papers, presentation, panels, and poster sessions taking a critical or historical perspective on comics (juxtaposed images in

Overwhelming Imagination: Achieving and Undermining Contradictions Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
I: project space + Open Ground Blog
contact email: 
overwhelmingimagination@yahoo.com

"Overwhelming Imagination: Achieving and Undermining Contradictions" invites art researchers to Beijing.

SKIN: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cybernetic Containers

full name / name of organization: 
Sensorium: Centre for Digital Arts and Technology
contact email: 
sensoriumsymposium@gmail.com

SKIN: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cybernetic Containers

April 8, 2016 York University, Toronto, Ontario

[UPDATE] Emotional Geographies: Gender, Affect, and Urban Space in Post-1945 Translocal Literary and Visual Texts

full name / name of organization: 
Gender, Translocality and the City Research Group, University of Debrecen, Hungary
contact email: 
gyorke.agnes@arts.unideb.hu and imola.bulgozdi@arts.unideb.hu

Call for Papers

Emotional Geographies: Gender, Affect, and Urban Space in Post-1945 Translocal Literary and Visual Texts

Edited volume
Editors:

ENGLISH FORUM: JOURNAL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, GAUHATI UNIVERSITY

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Gauhati University
contact email: 
lalankishoresingh@gmail.com

ENGLISH FORUM: JOURNAL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, GAUHATI UNIVERSITY.
CALL FOR PAPERS.

UPDATE

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association [HERA]
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

HERA
Call for Papers
Humanities Education and Research Association
Annual Conference, 23-26 March
New Orleans, LA

The Nature of Our Humanity

MAKING EARLY MIDDLE ENGLISH - Conference - 23-25 September 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Victoria
contact email: 
aboyarin@uvic.ca, dokim@vassar.edu

Making Early Middle English - CFP - Abstracts 21 December 2015
Conference 23-25 September 2016 @ University of Victoria

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Issue 5 "Scum and Villainy"

full name / name of organization: 
Word Hoard interdisciplinary graduate journal
contact email: 
wordhoard.editors@gmail.com

Word Hoard is soliciting articles, essays, interviews, short fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and other publishable works on the theme of “Scum and Villainy” for our fifth issue.

The Many Faces of Camille Saint-Saëns

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/saintsaens.html

The Many Faces of Camille Saint-Saëns

07-09 October 2016
Lucca, Complesso Monumentale di San Micheletto

organized by

CFP - 47th Mythopoeic Conference, "Faces of Mythology: Ancient, Medieval, Modern," San Antonio, TX Aug. 5-8, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Mythopoeic Society
contact email: 
visualweasel@yahoo.com

Mythcon 47, Omni Colonnade, San Antonio, TX. Guests of Honor: Midori Snyder (author) and Andrew Lazo (scholar). http://mythcon.org. Inspired by the 60th anniversary of C.S.

CFP: Multimodality: History, Theory, Research, and Pedagogy. Abstracts due: 12/23/15

full name / name of organization: 
Santosh Khadka, California State University Northridge
contact email: 
santosh.khadka@csun.edu

Call For Papers
Tentative Title: Multimodality: History, Theory, Research, and Pedagogy

Call For Editors

full name / name of organization: 
Watchung Review supported by the New Jersey College English Association
contact email: 
watchungreview@gmail.com

The NJCEA is seeking scholars interested in serving on their advisory board as and as editors for their open-source academic and creative journal the Watchung Review.

[UPDATE - DEADLINE EXTENDED] Mediating the Archive Conference

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Graduate Center, Cinema Studies Group
contact email: 
gccinemastudies@gmail.com

CFP – Mediating the Archive: Moving Images and Social Histories

[UPDATE] Margins: Rhetoric and Place in the Digital Now [Deadline Extension]

full name / name of organization: 
Clemson University
contact email: 
digitalmargins@gmail.com

Margins: Rhetoric and Place in the Digital Now

Clemson University English Department

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sidney I. Dobrin, University of Florida

Jack London Society Panels for American Literature Association Conference, May 26-29, 2016 San Francisco, CA

full name / name of organization: 
The Jack London Society
contact email: 
kbrandt@scad.edu

Call for Papers
Jack London Society
http://jacklondonsociety.org/
American Literature Association’s
27th Annual Conference
May 26-29, 2016
San Francisco, CA

Displacement 2016 NYU Conference CFP

full name / name of organization: 
NYU Graduate Student Cinema Studies Conference
contact email: 
displacednyu@gmail.com

March 4-5, 2016

Time and Timelessness: Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Ray Browne Conference for Cultural and Critical Studies
contact email: 
raybrowneconf@bgsu.edu

Time and Timelessness:
Conceptions of the Past, Present, and Future in Cultural Studies

The Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
April 1-3, 2016

[UPDATE] The Imaginary [March 4-5 2016; abstracts due December 21, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
egsa.northeastern@gmail.com

“The imaginary” invokes spectres, memories, what is sensed, felt, and wanted, the fanciful, visionary, shadow, illusory, what is not visible or legible, a past and a future we can not perceive. This conference features keynote speakers Mya Poe of Northeastern University and Donald Pease of Dartmouth College.

[Update] Contributors for book collection on sexual taboo and literary-digital texts

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Earl Yarington / Prince George's Community College
contact email: 
yaringef@pgcc.edu

The editors seek chapters for a new collection entitled Undressing Sexual Taboo in the Liberal Arts: Discussing the Digital-Textual Unmentionables for publication by Cambridge Scholars Publishing in 2

Humour

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
humour@inter-disciplinary.net

Humour
Call for Participation 2016

Saturday 2nd July – Monday 4th July 2016
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

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