category: cultural studies and historical approaches

[DEADLINE EXTENSION 12/20/14] 20th Annual Southwest English Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
Arizona State University
contact email: 
swes.asu@gmail.com

**KEYNOTE SPEAKER JAMES P. GEE**

Come see one of the foremost names in literacy studies and discourse analysis (James P. Gee, of course!) while thawing out in the warm desert sun.

Call for Proposals for Special Issue, Fall 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Novel
contact email: 
studiesinthenovel@unt.edu

Studies in the Novel welcomes proposals for its Fall 2016 special issue on any topic pertaining to the novel, from its origins to the present.

ALA 2015: Don DeLillo's Influences/Influence

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
andrew.strombeck@wright.edu

Don DeLillo Society

2015 American Literature Association Annual Conference.
May 21-24, 2015.

Ethos Review: Open Issue CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics
contact email: 
editor@ethosreview.org

For the April 2015 issue of the Ethos journal, we invite submissions of original scholarly work that consider topics relevant to the project’s broad intellectual interests in the arts, humanities, a

Call for Submissions [Deadline Reminder]

full name / name of organization: 
New England Theatre Journal
contact email: 
hecht@bc.edu

New England Theatre Journal (a publication of the New England Theatre Conference) invites submissions for its year 2015 edition.

Call for Papers for volume 8, n° 1(15)/ 2015_ESSACHESS – Journal for Communication Studies_Symbolic Communication

full name / name of organization: 
ESSACHESS
contact email: 
essachess@gmail.com

The study of the indirect transmission of the meaning produced in a consciously and / or unconsciously manner, that is to say, “symbolic communication” – syntagm that in itself is an undeniable

A Manifesto for Cyborgs thirty-years on: Gender, Technology and Feminist-Technoscience in the twenty-first century

full name / name of organization: 
Platform: Journal of Media and Communication
contact email: 
platformjmc@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
A Manifesto for Cyborgs thirty-years on: Gender, Technology and Feminist-Technoscience in the twenty-first century

Platform: Journal of Media and Communication

Postcolonial Studies Association Convention, 7-9 September 2015, University of Leicester (UK); Deadline 28 Feb 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leicester
contact email: 
psa2015convention@gmail.com

The first PSA convention will be held at the University of Leicester (UK), from 7 to 9 September 2015.

ALA 2015: Whitman and Social Theory

full name / name of organization: 
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

TRANS-AM :: Losing/Becoming Self (February 12-13, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Louisiana State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
mardisgrasconference2015@gmail.com

Individuals from around the globe travel to Louisiana early in the year to participate in Mardi Gras celebrations.

The 2015 International and Interdisciplinary Conference of AHLIST (Association of History Literature, Science & Technology)

full name / name of organization: 
Association of History, Literature, Science and Technology
contact email: 
ahlist1@gmail.com

AHLIST
Association of History, Literature, Science and Technology
www.ahlist.org

CALL FOR PAPERS
2015 International and Interdisciplinary Conference of AHLiST

"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?

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