category: cultural studies and historical approaches

[UPDATE / DEADLINE EXTENSION] Violation: Representations in Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University English Department
contact email: 
violationconference@gmail.com

Violation: Representations in Literature and Culture
An Interdisciplinary Conference Sponsored by the McGill University English Department
February 20-22, 2015

Keynote Speaker:

_Feminist Spaces_: Women and Technology

full name / name of organization: 
_Feminist Spaces_
contact email: 
feministspacesjournal@gmail.com

_Feminist Spaces_ is now accepting student submissions for its second issue to be published in March of 2015.

Coastal Plains Graduate Liberal Arts Conference (April 10-11, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Houston
contact email: 
houstonlit@gmail.com

Days of Future Past: Remixing, Revisioning, Reflecting

South Asian Canadian Literature and Culture (special issue for 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
South Asian Review
contact email: 
kdaiya@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
South Asian Canadian Literature and Culture
South Asian Review, the refereed journal of the South Asian Literary Association, invites

Extension or Decentering? Genealogies of postcolonial Diasporas

full name / name of organization: 
Salhia Ben-Messahel / Université Lille 3 France
contact email: 
salhia.benmessahel@univ-lille3.fr

This one-day conference held at the Université Charles-de-Gaulle Lille 3 on 20 March 2015 will interrogate the notions of “otherness” and “sameness” that often recur in post-colonial discour

Rewriting - French and Italian Graduate Conference, U of Pennsylvania (abstracts by 15/1/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
French and Italian Graduate Society, University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
upennfrenchitalian@gmail.com

University of Pennsylvania
French and Italian Graduate Society Conference
March 21, 2015
REWRITING
Keynote speaker: Prof. Lawrence Venuti (Temple University)

Vision: University at Albany 13th Annual EGSO Conference, March 27-28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University at Albany, SUNY
contact email: 
egsoalbany@gmail.com

For our 13th annual conference, the English Graduate Student Organization invites graduate students of all disciplines to submit critical papers and creative works that address vision both literally a

Wooden O Symposium - August 3-5, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Wooden O Symposium, Southern Utah University-Utah Shakespeare Festival
contact email: 
usfeducation@bard.org

The 2015 annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association will be held in conjunction with the Wooden O Symposium at Southern Utah University in Cedar City, Utah, August 3-5.

Literary Exteriors - February 21, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Boston College English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
ernstr@bc.edu

How do we understand exteriors in literature? With critical study often focused on interiority, subjectivity, and soul, the outside is often overlooked or put aside. But what happens when the focus is redirected to exteriors, physicality, materiality—the tangible, ready to be touched surfaces of objects meant to be read?

Romantic Remains (NASSR 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Nicholson (UCLA)
contact email: 
nicholsonm@ucla.edu

Remain(s):
To be left behind after the removal, use, or destruction of some part, number, or quantity.
To continue in the same place or with the same person; to abide, to stay.

Time - Submission due January 31st 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Mediascape Journal University of California Los Angeles
contact email: 
mediascape.meta@gmail.com

Mediascape – META Call for Papers 2015 – Time

TAU: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

full name / name of organization: 
TAU Literary and Visual Arts Journal
contact email: 
tau@lourdes.edu

POETRY
FICTION
CREATIVE NON-FICTION

Email your titled submission to tau@lourdes.edu.

Rules for submission:

Challenging Capital and the Capital: University of Ottawa, June 2 and 3, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Applied Literatures Associaton (CALA)
contact email: 
khewson@mtroyal.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS: Canadian Applied Literature Association (CALA)
University of Ottawa, Tuesday June 2nd and Wednesday June 3rd, 2015

Captivating Criminality 2: Crime Fiction, Traditions and Transgressions. 25- 27 June

full name / name of organization: 
Bath Spa University
contact email: 
r.stewart@bathspa,ac,uk

Crime fiction has traditionally been defined as a distinguishable literary form, but in what ways has this genre evolved?

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)

Impact Factor: 0.978 (2014)

UPDATE: INCS 2015 Mobilities (4/16-19, 2015) CFP deadline 11/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
INCS Interdisciplinary Nineteenth Century Studies
contact email: 
narin.hassan@lmc.gatech.edu

INCS 2015: Mobilities
Loews Hotel, Atlanta, GA
April 16-19, 2015

CONFIRMED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Philippa Levine (UT-Austin) and Priscilla Wald (Duke)

[UPDATE] Mid-20th-Century American Poetry and the Question of Beauty

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association, Boston, May 2015
contact email: 
grieveca@lvc.edu

"Rigor of beauty is the quest," writes Williams in his preface to "Paterson." "But how will you find beauty when it is locked in the mind past all remonstrance?" The Charles Olson Society invites pr

Book Collection--An Indelible Mark: Women and the Work of Todd Haynes (Dec 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Julia Leyda, Sophia University & Theresa Geller, Grinnell College, co-editors
contact email: 
j-leyda@sophia.ac.jp, gellertl@grinnell.edu

An Indelible Mark: Women and the Work of Todd Haynes

Violence Against Black and Brown Bodies - Jan 5, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Sandra E. Weissinger
contact email: 
sweissi@siue.edu

More than physical assaults, violence can take the form of dilapidated neighborhoods, gentrification efforts, economic strangleholds, caste like education systems and other institutionally based inequ

Hip Hop Studies Conference, April 17, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Allen University
contact email: 
ktrumpeter@allenuniversity.edu

Hip Hop Studies Conference
April 17, 2015
Allen University, Columbia, SC

ChLA 2015 Conference, June 18-20, 2015: Depictions of Race in Young Adult Dystopian and Science Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Meghan Gilbert-Hickety & Miranda Green-Barteet/Children's Literature Association
contact email: 
RaceinYAlit@gmail.com

Panel Proposal for 2015 Children's Literature Association Conference: Ambivalent Ambiguities: Depictions of Race in Young Adult
Dystopian and Science Fiction

[UPDATE] Call for Papers IJ-ELTS [January-March, 2015 Issue]

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of English Language and Translation Studies
contact email: 
editor@eltsjournal.org

Call for Papers
IJ-ELTS [January-March, 2015 Issue]

"It's Happening Again": Twenty-Five Years of Twin Peaks (submissions due April 30 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Eric Hoffman and Dominick Grace
contact email: 
diamondjoecity@gmail.com

Call for Papers for "It's Happening Again": 25 Years of Twin Peaks, a proposed edited collection on the television show Twin Peaks.

Radical Writes: Composition, Creative and Critical Writing, and New Media

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

Radical Writes:
Composition, Creative and Critical Writing, and New Media
Keynote Speaker: Jennifer Finney Boylan

March 12, 13, 14, 2015
Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

Environment, Space, and Place Working Group

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Association
contact email: 
danielgustavanderson@yahoo.com

The Working Group on Environment, Space, and Place of the Cultural Studies Association would like to invite submissions for the 13th Annual Meeting of the Cultural Studies Association (U.S.), to be he

Shakespeare and Scandinavia Conference 2015, Kingston University at the Rose Theatre, Kingston-upon-Thames

full name / name of organization: 
Kingston University
contact email: 
shakespeareandscandinavia2015@gmail.com

International Academic Conference
Shakespeare and Scandinavia
Kingston University at the Rose Theatre, Kingston-upon-Thames
8-11 October, 2015

CSULA Significations 2015-April 24th, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
CSULA English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
significations15@gmail.com

This year's theme for Significations, the graduate conference at Cal State L.A., is "Generation(s)."

Books Available for Review for the Journal for the Study of Radicalism

full name / name of organization: 
Journal for the Study of Radicalism
contact email: 
jsrbookreview@gmail.com

Good Afternoon,

The Endlessness of Ending: Samuel Beckett and the Mind 6-8 July 2015 University of Western Sydney

full name / name of organization: 
Arka Chattopadhyay/University of Western Sydney with Macquarie University
contact email: 
arkaless@gmail.com

Samuel Beckett's work across the genres has always shown a keen interest in both the topography and the function of the mind.

[UPDATE] Trance: Graduate Student Conference, English Dept., GC- CUNY, March 5-6, 2014

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

Deadline Extended to December 8th!
Trance: March 5-6 2015

ENGINGEERING TRANSFORMATION: CONFLICT, CRISIS, ADAPTATION

full name / name of organization: 
Anne R. Richards/Kennesaw State University and Adrienne P. Lamberti/University of Northern Iowa
contact email: 
Anne_Richards@kennesaw.edu and lamberti@uni.edu

The Wiley-IEEE Press series Engineering Transformation: Conflict, Crisis, Adaptation aims to explore a range of topics for professionals in or affiliated with electrical engineering.

Special Issue on Women's Labor in Film and Media

full name / name of organization: 
The Projector: A Journal on Film, Media, and Culture
contact email: 
cbaron@bgsu.edu

The Projector: A Journal on Film, Media, and Culture is developing a special (potentially double) issue on women’s labor in film, television, gaming, and other media forms.

Human Terrains: Identity, Geography, Politics

full name / name of organization: 
University of Virginia Graduate English Student Association
contact email: 
gesaconference2015@gmail.com

Taxonomy and tribe; gender and globe; state, sex, and system. We’re categorization machines: it would sound like a weak generalization if it weren’t such a persistent impulse.

Reason Plus Enjoyment Conference 2015 10-13 July

full name / name of organization: 
School of Arts and Media, University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia
contact email: 
kateamontague@gmail.com

Next year marks the ten-year anniversary of the Rhetoric, Politics, Ethics 2005 conference in Ghent, Belgium, which gathered international scholars from a variety of critical perspectives to map recen

Victorian Self-Fashioning

full name / name of organization: 
Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies Association of the Western United States (VISAWUS)
contact email: 
visawus2015@gmail.com

VISAWUS 2015 Conference: Victorian Self-Fashioning

October 22-24, 2015, Denver, CO USA
Abstracts by March 15, 2015.

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