category: cultural studies and historical approaches

United Fictions, Fictional States: Democracy and Patriotism in American Fiction (RMMLA; Submission Deadline: 2/1/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
dcolson@emporia.edu

This panel seeks papers about the diverse manifestations of democracy and patriotism in American fiction. Open to a wide range of areas, periods, and approaches within this broad topic.

UPDATE: Deadline now 1/20: Autism & Literature/ASA Toronto/

full name / name of organization: 
Tova Cooper/American Studies Organization
contact email: 
tovacooper@usf.edu

Autistics Speak: Narrative Challenges to Neurotypical Dominance

CFP Strata Conference 08/05/2015; deadline 09/03/2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Birmingham
contact email: 
strataconference@gmail.com

The organisers invite proposals for papers and presentations on the theme of ‘strata’ in the period 1845-1945 across the arts, humanities and social sciences, for a one-day interdisciplinary confe

[REMINDER] CFP: Performing Gender in the Middle East

full name / name of organization: 
Gender Forum: An Internet Journal for Gender Studies
contact email: 
gender-forum@uni-koeln.de

Performing Gender in the Middle East

Reproductive Monsters: Wretched Mothers’ Resistance (ASA 2015, Oct 8-11) due 1/20

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association Annual Conference
contact email: 
Rachel J. McWhorter, rmcwhorter@stchas.edu & Jewon Woo, jwoo@lorainccc.edu

ASA 2015 CFP: Reproductive Monsters: Wretched Mothers’ Resistance

[UPDATE) Paper proposals on film/television adaptations of American literary works

full name / name of organization: 
Cinema, Television, Film Association, an author society of the American Literature Association
contact email: 
Christine.Danelski4@calstatela.edu

Proposals on critical work on film adaptations of American literature: ALA conference May 21-24, 2015
full name / name of organization:
Cinema, Television, Film Association
contact email:

Illinois State University, "Transgressions in English Studies." Deadline Jan 15th

full name / name of organization: 
Word's Worth English Studies Graduate Committee
contact email: 
Ryan Edel ryan@ryanedel.net Krista Roberts krober2@ilstu.edu

Transgressions.

EVIDENCE OF LINGUISTIC ENCOUNTERS, LANGUAGES IN CONTACT: FROM IMPRINT TO OWNERSHIP . University of Toronto, April 30th - May 1st

full name / name of organization: 
Department of French Studies' Graduate Association
contact email: 
colloque.sesdef@utoronto.ca

The University of Toronto’s Société des Études Supérieures du Département d’Études Françaises (SESDEF) has issued a call for papers from all disciplines for our annual graduate students’

RADICAL WRITES: COMPOSITION, CREATIVE AND CRITICAL WRITING, AND NEW MEDIA Submission deadline extended to January 19

full name / name of organization: 
Arkansas State University, Southeast Missouri State University, and the Midwest Graduate Students Conference on Writing
contact email: 
kcostello@astate.edu or abeauchamp@astate.edu

RADICAL WRITES:
COMPOSITION, CREATIVE AND CRITICAL WRITING, AND NEW MEDIA
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: JENNIFER FINNEY BOYLAN
ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY, JONESBORO, AR

Journal: Notes on Teaching English - [NoTE]

full name / name of organization: 
Notes on Teaching English, the journal of the Georgia and Carolinas Affiliate of the College English Association
contact email: 
notes.engl@ggc.edu

Call for Papers

Notes on Teaching English (NOTE) - digital journal of the Georgia and Carolinas affiliate of the College English Association (GACCEA)
 url: notes.engl.ggc.edu

Call for Abstracts: Critical Insights: George Eliot, deadline February 20, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Katie Peel, University of North Carolina Wilmington
contact email: 
peelk@uncw.edu

Call for Abstracts

Intermezzo Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Intermezzo
contact email: 
j.rice@uky.edu

http://www.enculturation.net/intermezzo-announcement

Resisting the Nation, Reproducing Colonial Misery: Sports and the Transnational Imaginary (ASA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association, Annual Meeting of the American Studies Association. (October 8-11, 2015. Toronto, Canada.)
contact email: 
b.irom@wsu.edu

In 1844, Canada and the USA played a cricket match at the St. George's Club in New York, which is now the site for NYU’s Medical Centre.

[UPDATE] ALA 2015: Walt Whitman and Social Theory

full name / name of organization: 
Walt Whitman Studies Assocition/American Literature Association
contact email: 
timothy-robbins@uiowa.edu

American Literature Association
May 21-24, 2015
Boston, Massachusetts

WALT WHITMAN STUDIES ASSOCIATION

Whitman and Social Theory

Adaptation Essay Prize: Submissions due 1 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Cartmell, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
contact email: 
djc@dmu.ac.uk

he Adaptation Essay Prize

Adaptations and the Metropolis: 10th Annual Conference of the Association of Adaptation Studies, Senate House, London, 24-25 Sep

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Cartmell, De Montfort University
contact email: 
djc@dmu.ac.uk

Update:

[UPDATE] Localizing Theory. Schools of Thought and Policies of Knowledge in Contemporary Literary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bucharest, "Tudor Vianu" Research Center
contact email: 
localizing.theory.2015@gmail.com

University of Bucharest
Tudor Vianu Research Centre (www.ciscer.ro)
3-4 April 2015
Deadline for submissions: 16 January 2015
Keynote speaker: Prof. Didier Coste (Université Bordeaux Montaigne)

Raymond Williams Now. 30 May 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Radical Studies Network; Raymond Williams Society and Foundation
contact email: 
bharker@manchester.ac.uk

RAYMOND WILLIAMS NOW
30 May 2015

[UPDATE] The Power of Place: Investigating the Interactions between Ideology and Influence

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

Spying on Spies: Popular Representations of Spies and Espionage, 3-5 Sep 2015, The Shard, London, UK [ABSTRACTS DUE 15 FEB 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Spying on Spies
contact email: 
SOSConference2015@gmail.com

Keynote speakers: Professor Phyllis Lassner (Northwestern University) and Dr Rosie White (Northumbria University)

Ramyond Williams Now

full name / name of organization: 
Radical Studies Network
contact email: 
ben.harker@manchester.ac.uk

RAYMOND WILLIAMS NOW
30 May 2015, Manchester, UK

English Seventeenth-Century Literature/2015 RMMLA Convention

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA)
contact email: 
clayldaniel@live.com or daniel@utpa.edu

Papers on any aspect of British seventeenth-century literature, for the annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, October 8-10, 2015, in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Scholar Nomads: Academia in the 21st Century - April 9-11

full name / name of organization: 
St. Bonaventure University Department of English
contact email: 
bonaconference@gmail.com

Both popular and scholarly press has been confronting the changing role of higher education, from Frank Donoghue’s Last Professor to Henry Giroux and Kostas Myrsiades’s collection Beyond the Corpo

American Ownership: Dead Properties or Dream Houses? [Jan. 20th, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association [ASA 2015]
contact email: 
cristina.damico@utoronto.ca

This panel considers the twin roles of accumulation and circulation in the reproduction of capitalism, with a focus on forms of accumulation that inhibit capital’s life-cycle.

ANNOUNCING: THE JOURNAL OF COMICS AND CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Comics and Culture
contact email: 
journalcomicsculture@icloud.com

The Journal of Comics and Culture, a new, peer-reviewed, annual academic journal to be published by Pace University Press, announces its first call for papers.

Forgiveness and Reconciliation: Probing the Boundaries The Forgiveness Project, Sunday 10th May – Tuesday 12th May 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
for8@inter-disciplinary.net

Forgiveness and Reconciliation: Probing the Boundaries
The Forgiveness Project

Sunday 10th May – Tuesday 12th May 2015
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE] Psychoanalysis in Cultural Studies: Readings and Proposals, Bochum, Germany, 19-20 June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Ruhr-Universitaet Bochum, Germany
contact email: 
claus-ulrich.viol@rub.de

Note: The Deadline has been extended until 11 February 2015!

Keynote speakers:
Stephen Frosh (Birkbeck, University of London)
Michael Rustin (University of East London)

Call for Papers in a Referred Journal of English Language and Literature: (Last date for Submission: 25th jan 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
D.A.V. P.G. College Sector 10 Chandigarh
contact email: 
scholasticdav@gmail.com

D.A.V. P.G.

“Representing Misery without Civil Society” ASA Conference in Toronto, October 8-11 2015

full name / name of organization: 
christian ravela
contact email: 
cravela@gmail.com

CFP: ASA 2015: The (Re)production of Misery and the Ways of Resistance

[Abstract Deadline: 15 March] Impassioned Britain (Liverpool, 15-17 July 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool
contact email: 
painpara@liv.ac.uk

Impassioned Britain: Familial and Divine Depictions of Feeling (1707 - 1907), University of Liverpool, 15-17 July 2015.

Melodrama - **Submissions Deadline January 10** - Graduate 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.

The curious nature of print in early colonial S Asia. New interventions in book history.

full name / name of organization: 
Tapati Bharadwaj
contact email: 
tbharadwaj@yahoo.com

The curious nature of print in early colonial S. Asia.
New interventions in book history.

Call for participants: National Communication Association panel on Animal Rhetoric

full name / name of organization: 
Jake Dionne, Syracuse University
contact email: 
tjdionne@syr.edu

Jake Dionne, tjdionne@syr.edu

Call for participants

Changes in Medieval Fashions - April 25th, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of California Santa Barbara Medieval Studies Program
contact email: 
UCSBMedievalConference2015@gmail.com

University of California, Santa Barbara
Center for Medieval Studies Graduate Student Conference

Saturday, April 25th, 2015

Call for Papers: “Changes in Fashion in the Middle Ages”

Becoming a Citizen / The Citizenship Project Saturday 11th July – Monday 13th July 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
citizen3@inter-disciplinary.net

Becoming a Citizen
The Citizenship Project

Saturday 11th July – Monday 13th July 2015
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:

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