category: cultural studies and historical approaches

The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies, Call for Papers for Vol. II Issue 1

full name / name of organization: 
The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

FOCUS: Crime/Criminal/Criminality

JANE AUSTEN'S PRIDE AND PREJUDICE: A CRITICAL COMPANION [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Subashish Bhattacharjee
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

“If the authentic test for a great novel is rereading, and the joys of yet further rereading, then Pride and Prejudice can rival any novel ever written.” — Harold Bloom One of the most popular w

RMMLA Chinese Literature and Film Since 1900 panel-cfp

full name / name of organization: 
Yanhong Zhu/Washington and Lee University
contact email: 
zhuy@wlu.edu

Call for Papers: Chinese Literature and Film Since 1900 Panel(s) at 2015 RMMLA Convention

Santa Fe, New Mexico ~ October 8-10, 2015

[UPDATE] deadline extended to January 31, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Space Between Society: Literature and Culture 1914-1945
contact email: 
Barbara Green <green.15@nd.edu>

At Home in the Space Between
June 19-21, 2015
University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana

CFP: The Verse Novel for Young Readers (Deadline: 15 March 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
MLA 2016 (Austin, TX; January 7th - 10th, 2016)
contact email: 
abate.30@osu.edu

Call for Papers
Modern Language Association Conference
Austin, Texas
January 7th – 10th, 2016

The Verse Novel for Young Readers

SCMLA Irish Literature Panel (10/31-11/03), due 3/31/2015

full name / name of organization: 
South Central Modern Language Association
contact email: 
jlongac1@utm.edu

"Sounds and Stories of Easter, 1916"

[UPDATE] Call for Contributors: American Mythology and Folklore

full name / name of organization: 
American Myths, Legends, and Tall Tales: An Encyclopedia of American Folklore
contact email: 
jwebb@huntington.edu

ABC-Clio is publishing a three-volume reference collection titled American Myths, Legends, and Tall Tales: An Encyclopedia of American Folklore in 2015 or 2016.

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED: The North American Bicentennial Creative Writing & Literature Conference, June 11-13, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
North American Review / University of Northern Iowa
contact email: 
schraffj@uni.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED to February 22, 2015

Dates: June 11–13, 2015
Location: University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA

[UPDATE: EXTENDED DEADLINE]

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

Human Terrains: Identity, Geography, Politics
EXTENDED ABSTRACT DUE DATE: January 30th, 2015

April 10th, 11th, 12th, 2015

Keynote speech by Jasbir Puar

Master class by Marlon Ross

EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY CROSSOVERS: GENDER, GENRE, GEOGRAPHY

full name / name of organization: 
Sonia Sahoo and Ramit Samaddar (Centre for Advanced Study in English, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India)
contact email: 
soniasahoo25@gmail.com; ramitsamaddar@gmail.com

Our proposed collection aims to explore the meanings of crossover in the eighteenth century.

UPDATE: Visual Culture and Ethnic American Periodicals

full name / name of organization: 
Research Society for American Periodicals/American Literature Association conference
contact email: 
andrea.williams.osu@gmail.com

The Research Society for American Periodicals invites submissions on “Visual Culture and Ethnic American Periodicals” for the American Literature Association conference, May 21-24, 2015 in Boston,

“Literary Journalism and Latin American Wars: Revolutions, Retributions, Resignations" (3-4 Jun 16; deadline abst 15 Nov 15)

full name / name of organization: 
John S. Bak / Université de Lorraine
contact email: 
john.bak@univ-lorraine.fr

Deadline for proposals: 15 November 2015

Fusing the Past and Present: Art and Art History in the 21st Century (Fourth Annual Undergraduate Conference at UMass Dartmouth)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
contact email: 
bjanus@umassd.edu

Fusing the Past and Present: Art and Art History in the 21st Century
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Contact Email: bjanus@umassd.edu
Fourth Annual Undergraduate Conference

Métissage identities in early colonial India.

full name / name of organization: 
Tapati Bharadwaj/ Facsimile: A center for early print and society.
contact email: 
tbharadwaj@yahoo.com

Métissage identities in early colonial India: The unsolved conundrum of Rammohun Roy (1772-1833). Print and the first native public intellectual.

Martineau Society Conference 2015 (07/23/2015-07/26/2015; deadline 04/04/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Martineau Society
contact email: 
sharonconnor@live.co.uk

The Martineau Society will be hosting its 21st annual conference in Norwich, England.

“A Local Habitation and A Name”: Locality and the English Theatre

full name / name of organization: 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign / Early Modern Reading Group
contact email: 
tavares1@illinois.edu / rosell2@illinois.edu



“A Local Habitation and A Name”: Locality and the English Theatre

A Graduate Student Conference at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, ACES Library

Girls’ Economies: Work & Play Cultures— Edited Anthology

full name / name of organization: 
Diana Anselmo-Sequeira
contact email: 
danselmo@uci.edu

Girls’ Economies: Work & Play Cultures

Edited by Miriam Forman-Brunell
and Diana Anselmo-Sequeira
foreword by Dr. Eileen Boris

B/Orders Unbound: Transgressing the Limit in Arts and Humanities 7-8 May 2015 in Isparta, TURKEY

full name / name of organization: 
International Conference on Language, Literature, and Culture organized jointly by Çankaya University and Suleyman Demirel University in Turkey.
contact email: 
languageliteratureandculture@gmail.com

This International Conference is an annual academic event organized by Cankaya University in Ankara, Turkey.

The Tau literary and visual arts journal

full name / name of organization: 
Lourdes University
contact email: 
tau@lourdes.edu

Submission accepted NOW through January 30, 2015.

POETRY
FICTION
CREATIVE NON-FICTION

Email your titled submission to tau@lourdes.edu.

Rules for submission:

CFP: Diasporas The Diasporas Project

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
dias8@inter-disciplinary.net

Diasporas
The Diasporas Project

Friday 3rd July – Sunday 5th July 2015
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations:

Update-Global Positioning Systems-Mapping Beings Being Mapped Abstracts by 4/1

full name / name of organization: 
William Thomas McBride
contact email: 
wmcbrid@ilstu.edu

This is a re-post in search of additional essays.

Exploring Ethnicity: Diversity in Language, Nation, and Identity

full name / name of organization: 
University of Manchester
contact email: 
kathleen.easlick@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk

The University of Manchester, School of Arts, Languages and Cultures, welcomes papers for the upcoming postgraduate conference, Exploring Ethnicity: Diversity in Language, Nation, and Identity to be h

"Jargon of Men and Things": Production and Consumption in the Long Eighteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
University of Cambridge: the Eighteenth-Century and Romantic Studies Graduate Conference
contact email: 
ces88@cam.ac.uk; english18.graduateconference@gmail.com

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**Call for Papers**
The Eighteenth-Century and Romantic Studies Graduate Conference 2015
Faculty of English, University of Cambridge

GCWS Symposium: Power and (In)Visibility - March 28, 2015 (Abstracts Due January 20, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Boston Graduate Consortium of Women’s Studies
contact email: 
gcws.symposium2015@gmail.com

This symposium is an interdisciplinary inquiry rooted in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies that explores the simultaneous nature of hyper visibility and invisibility.

Third Annual FANS Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Fandom and Neomedia Studies Association
contact email: 
fansconference@gmail.com

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, on 6 and 7 June 2015.

Melodrama Graduate Conference -- EXTENDED DEADLINE Jan. 19 -- Conference Feb. 13

full name / name of organization: 
Brandeis University English Department
contact email: 
Odonnell@brandeis.edu, gpuglies@brandeis.edu

EXTENDED DEADLINE CALL FOR PAPERS: Melodrama

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] Deadline extended: After Extinction (Milwaukee, April 30-May 2)

full name / name of organization: 
Center for 21st Century Studies, UW-Milwaukee
contact email: 
c21@uwm.edu

A conference at the Center for 21st Century Studies (C21), UW-Milwaukee
April 30-May 2, 2015

Deadline extended to Friday, January 16, 2015

[UPDATE]"Freaks & Geeks” March 6-8, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
“Freaks & Geeks” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 6-8, 2015
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JAN. 16, 2015.

[REMINDER] Xavier Dolan, Queer Nations, and World Cinema: Locating the Intimate within the Global

full name / name of organization: 
Synoptique: An Online Journal of Film and Moving Image Studies
contact email: 
editor.synoptique@gmail.com

(Le français suit)

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline - 23/01/15. Money Talks: Inequality and North American Identity (19th June 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Nottingham, UK
contact email: 
editors@49thparalleljournal.org

http://49thparalleljournal.org/2015conference/

Call for Papers - Subjectivity in an Object World - St. John's University Humanities Review

full name / name of organization: 
St. John’s University Humanities Review (Vol. Thirteen, Issue 1/Spring 2015)
contact email: 
sjuhumanities@gmail.com

“The chief defect of humanism is that it concerns human beings. Between humanism and something else, it might be possible to create an acceptable fiction.”

-Wallace Stevens

Networked Publishing: Digital Writing in the Humanities

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

Network Publishing: Digital Writing in the Humanities
A one day symposium
April 25, 2015

registration at: http://network.as.uky.edu

The University of Kentucky

[UPDATE] REMINDER: Digital Material conference, deadline 31 January

full name / name of organization: 
Justin Tonra / National University of Ireland, Galway
contact email: 
justin.tonra@nuigalway.ie

Digital Material conference
National University of Ireland, Galway
21-22 May 2015
http://digitalmaterial.ie
Plenary speakers: Jerome McGann & Matthew G. Kirschenbaum
Deadline for proposals: 31 January 2015

Digital Material is a conference that considers the intersections of digital and material cultures in the humanities.

Teaching the History of the English Language

full name / name of organization: 
Colette Moore and Chris Palmer
contact email: 
cvmoore@uw.edu, cpalme20@kennesaw.edu

Teaching the History of the English Language
MLA Options for Teaching Series
Edited by Colette Moore and Chris C. Palmer
Proposal due: April 15, 2015

[UPDATE] - EXTENDED DEADLINE : BODIES THAT SELL

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization - UMass Amherst
contact email: 
umassegoconference@gmail.com

Bodies that Sell: Commodification and Cultural Marketplaces

April 4, 2015
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Submissions deadline (extended) : February 10, 2015

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