category: cultural studies and historical approaches

"The Sensational East End of London," MMLA, November 13-16, 2014.

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
swafford@bradley.edu

The 56th Annual Convention of the Midwest Modern Language Association will be held in Detroit, Michigan at the Double Tree Hotel by Hilton from November 13-16, 2014.

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

full name / name of organization: 
DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, GAUHATI UNIVERSITY
contact email: 
guenglishjournal@gmail.com

English Forum: Journal of the Department of English, Gauhati University
CALL FOR PAPERS.

Panel on "Other Entertainments of the Eighteenth-Century Theater", November 6-8, University of Delaware--Deadline June 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
EC/ASECS (East Central American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies)
contact email: 
novotny.57@osu.edu

This panel looks beyond the play itself to explore the many other entertainments of the Restoration and eighteenth-century theater – dance, song, farce, pantomime, epilogue, etc.

49th Annual Conference of the Two-Year College Association of the Northeast 23-25 October 2014 Embassy Suites Baltimore

full name / name of organization: 
Two-Year College Association of the Northeast
contact email: 
tyca2014@gmail.com

FINDING SAFE HARBOR: CREATING PATHWAYS TO COMPLETION AND STUDENT SUCCESS

Hosts: Community College of Baltimore County
Howard Community College
Montgomery Community College

Disability in World Film Contexts [cfp-edited volume; abstracts by 1 Sept. 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Fraser
contact email: 
fraserb2010@gmail.com

[UPDATE: Deadline Extended to July 1]

full name / name of organization: 
Natasa Kovacevic, Eastern Michigan University
contact email: 
nkovacev@emich.edu

The Journal of Narrative Theory (JNT) seeks submissions for an upcoming special issue, “Consensual Empires.”

The Health of Cities: MMLA, Detroit, Nov 13-16, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Waples / MMLA
contact email: 
emiwap@umich.edu

From Thomas Jefferson's early condemnation of cities as detrimental to the moral and physical well-being of the American body politic, to contemporary ecocritical considerations of the environmental r

International James Joyce Foundation Panel at SAMLA, 7-9 November 2014, Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Keel Geheber / The International James Joyce Foundation
contact email: 
geheberp@tcd.ie

“A voice, sweettoned and sustained”: Perspectives on Sustainability and Joyce

Call For Submissions: August,2014 Theme : Big Love, Small Towns; Deadline: 10th July, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
THE FOUR QUARTERS MAGAZINE (http://tfqmagazine.org)
contact email: 
For queries : fourquartersmagazine@gmail.com; For submissions: submissionsFQM@gmail.com

“For the dramatically inclined, love is everything that the Corinthians quote from the Bible says it is. For the cynically inclined, love is measured in patterns of behaviour.

[UPDATE] Props and Vessels: Pregnancy, Maternity, and Birth as Objectified Performance

full name / name of organization: 
American Society for Theatre Research
contact email: 
phillips.960@osu.edu

When blogger Lady Goo Goo Gaga opened a Pottery Barn Kids catalog, she discovered that she is a “very, very bad mother...because I have not once shaped sandwiches into a tic-tac-toe game utilizing c

[REMINDER] Don DeLillo (Special Issue of Orbit): abstracts by 30th June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Crystal Alberts/University of North Dakota
contact email: 
crystal.alberts@und.edu

To mark the 45th anniversary of DeLillo’s debut novel and his decades of influence, Orbit: Writing Around Pynchon, an open access, peer reviewed e-journal of scholarly work pertaining to th

A Companion to the Works of Kim Scott and Alexis Wright (June 22, 2014 Deadline) [Update]

full name / name of organization: 
Belinda Wheeler
contact email: 
bwheeler@siu.edu

Contributors are sought for a collection of original essays examining the works of Australia's leading Aboriginal authors, Kim Scott and Alexis Wright.

CFP: Subculture and the Humanities (Edited Volume)

full name / name of organization: 
Morgan Shipley, Co-editor
contact email: 
subcultures2014@gmail.com

Is subculture a universal category that discloses itself in similar ways, irrespective of differences in historical moments or cultural geographies?

Interdisciplinary Student and Graduate Conference Transcultural Media Relations – April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Goethe University Frankfurt
contact email: 
studentconferencefrankfurt@yahoo.com

April 17th – 18th 2015: Goethe University Frankfurt am Main

American Humor Studies Association Conference (New Orleans, 12/4-12/7)

full name / name of organization: 
Pete Kunze, University at Albany, SUNY
contact email: 
pkunze@albany.edu

The American Humor Studies Association/Mark Twain Circle Quadrennial Conference 2014 seeks additional papers for the following panels:

-- Hollywood cinema and American humor

Seeking Poetry, Prose, and Visual Art Submissions for Viscera, Volume 2

full name / name of organization: 
The California Journal of Women Writers
contact email: 
editor@tcjww.org

Viscera, an online chapbook from The California Journal of Women Writers, accepts submissions of poetry, prose, and visual art biannually.

TRANSITIONS 5 – New Directions in Comics Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
transitions.symposium@gmail.com

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

Call for Papers

Deadline Extended - Thinking and Writing Beyond Two Cultures - Nov. 21-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Quinnipiac University Fifth Biennial Conference on Critical Thinking and Writing
contact email: 
Paul.Pasquaretta@quinnipiac.edu

Thinking and Writing Beyond Two Cultures: STEM, WAC/WID, and the Changing Academy - November 21-22, 2014

(The deadline for proposals has been extended to July 15, 2014.)

CFP - Remnants of the Nation (October 30-31 2014, İzmir, Turkey)

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

CFP: Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies Symposium:
“Remnants of the Nation,” 30-31 October, 2014
Yaşar Üniversity, English Language and Literature Department, İzmir, Turkey

BOUNDARIES: A one-day Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Excursions Journal, University of Sussex
contact email: 
enquiries@excursions-journal.org.uk

E X C U R S I O N S Journal
presents

Boundaries: a one-day Symposium
Showcasing work from the upcoming issue

Keynote by Professor Nicholas Royle (Sussex):

1st International Film Conference on Greek Cinema The Unknown Greek Cinema: New Cartographies, New Protagonists, New Discoveries

full name / name of organization: 
School of Film Studies - Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
contact email: 
betty.kaklamanidou@gmail.com

The Greek films of the period 1945-1967 have traditionally been classified as belonging to the Old Greek Cinema, a label that has harbored several problematic assumptions regarding the artistic merit

2nd International Conference of Greek-Albanian Studies Tirana, Albania, March 27th-28th 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Albanian-Greek Association of Philology
contact email: 
aristotlespiro@gmail.com

2nd International Conference of Greek-Albanian Studies
Tirana, Albania, March 27th-28th 2015

DIACHRONIC AND SYNCHRONIC DIMENSIONS OF CULTURAL INTERACTION BETWEEN GREEKS AND ALBANIANS

DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS EXTENDED: The 'Exotic' Body in 19th-century British Drama

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Tiziana Morosetti/University of Oxford
contact email: 
rebedconference@gmail.com

THE DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS HAS NOW BEEN EXTENDED TO 15 JUNE.

The ‘Exotic’ Body in 19th-century British Drama

25-26 September, Faculty of English, University of Oxford

Call for contributions; Issue 3, Volume 7. History: writing/re-writing – manipulation?

full name / name of organization: 
Literophile Journal
contact email: 
literophile@gmail.com

History: writing/re-writing – manipulation?
Literophile. Call for contributions: Issue 3, Volume 7.

Cultural Studies Year
October 2013 – July 2014

UPDATE Fourth International Edgar Allan Poe Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Poe Studies Association and Penn State Lehigh Valley Continuing Education
contact email: 
bac7@psu.edu

Fourth International Edgar Allan Poe Conference
full name / name of organization:
Poe Studies Association and Penn State Lehigh Valley Continuing Education
contact email:

Ejournal-Call for Scholarly Essays on Latin@ literature -June 30, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Label Me Latina
contact email: 
ksanchez@georgian.edu; shaulm@queens.edu

Label Me Latina/o (www.labelmelatinao.com) is an online, refereed international e-journal that focuses on Latino Literary Production in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

“Scriptile” Objects and the Making of Metaphors - Renaissance Society of America in Berlin - 26-28 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
A Panel sponsored by Epistémè (Research Group on Early Modern England - Université Sorbonne Nouvelle)
contact email: 
anne-marie.miller-blaise@univ-paris3.fr

This panel invites papers dealing with the interactions between material culture and the coining of metaphors in early modern European literature.

Curious Objects on the Early Modern Stage - Renaissance Society of America in Berlin - 26-28 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Panel sponsored by Epistémè (Research Group on Early Modern England - Université Sorbonne Nouvelle)
contact email: 
anne-marie.miller-blaise@univ-paris3.fr

Though stage properties were less numerous on the early modern stage, they were more than mere accessories.

Pain and Philosophy in the Early Modern Period - RSA Conference, Berlin (26-28 March 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Sandrine Parageau, Yan Brailowsky
contact email: 
sparageau@hotmail.com, yan.brailowsky@u-paris10.fr

A panel sponsored by Epistémè (Research Group on Early Modern England, Paris)

Comparative American Ethnic Literatures—PAMLA – EXTENDED DEADLINE—submissions due May 31, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
melanieh@u.washington.edu

October 31-November 2, 2014, Riverside, CA

E[RACE]ED: METHODOLOGY OF THE REPRESSED

CFP AlterNative announces a general call for papers due July 1st 2014

full name / name of organization: 
AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples
contact email: 
editors@alternative.ac.nz

AlterNative announces a general call for papers

Deadline: July 1st 2014

CFP: Media Fields Journal Issue 9 – Spaces of Protest due July 18, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Media Fields Journal
contact email: 
submissions@mediafieldsjournal.org

CFP: Media Fields Journal Issue 9 – Spaces of Protest

Submission Deadline: July 18, 2014

NEW ACADEMIA: An International Journal of English Language, Literature and Literary Theory (Print ISSN 2277-3967, Online ISSN 23

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

CALL FOR PAPERS

NEW ACADEMIA: An International Journal of English Language, Literature and Literary Theory (ISSN 2277-3967) (PRINT) (Online ISSN 2347-2073)

Vol. III Issue III (July 2014)

[Update] ASEBL Journal - evolutionary cultural studies. September 2014 (for Jan. 2015 issue)

full name / name of organization: 
ASEBL Journal - St. Francis College (NY)
contact email: 
publisher@ebibliotekos.com

The editors of ASEBL Journal invite queries for the January 2015 issue. Deadline for articles is 1 September 2014, though early submissions are encouraged as space in the journal is limited.

Minds on Fire: Academic Crossroads--ICEA Conference Oct. 24, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana College English Association
contact email: 
hoeness@usi.edu

Indiana College English Association 2014 Conference
October 24, 2014 at Purdue University Calumet in Hammond, Indiana
Conference Theme: Minds on Fire: Academic Crossroads

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