category: cultural studies and historical approaches

Biologism and Identity ACLA Seminar [UPDATE] - DEADLINE OCTOBER 15

full name / name of organization: 
Jenny Heijun Wills/University of Winnipeg; David Palumbo-Liu/Stanford University
contact email: 
j.wills@uwinnipeg.ca

This seminar will take place at the American Comparative Literature Association conference in Seattle, March 26-29, 2015.

Call for Notes and Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language
contact email: 
EXB593@bham.ac.uk

The Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language (BJLL) is a postgraduate journal published electronically and in print.

Military Masculinities in the Long Nineteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hull, 20th-21st May 2015
contact email: 
anna_maria_barry@hotmail.com/erbutcher@gmail.com

Keynotes: Doctor Holly Furneaux and Professor Joanne Bailey.

[UPDATE] Alfred Hitchcock

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association 36th Annual Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
36th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 11-14, 2015

Market Failures, Famines, & Crises CFP | disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory Issue 24

full name / name of organization: 
The Committee on Social Theory at The University of Kentucky
contact email: 
Grace Cale & Lydia Roll, University of Kentucky, disclosurejournal@gmail.com

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: November 25, 2014

UPDATE: SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area (11/1/14; 2/11-14/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
gypsyscholar@rgv.rr.com

Submission Deadline: November 1, 2014

SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area
36th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
February 11-14, 2015

Extending Play: The Sequel

full name / name of organization: 
Extending Play: The Sequel - Rutgers University (Media Studies)
contact email: 
extendingplay@gmail.com

Extending Play: The Sequel

Are we the species that plays—or are we better understood as the species that repeats?

[UPDATE] EXTENDED: CFP NeMLA 2015: (Roundtable) Beyond ‘the Wounded Surgeon’: Nurses’ Construction and Recovery of the Wound

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Sheckler/ University of New Hampshire
contact email: 
ersheckler@gmail.com

From Florence Nightingale to Nurse Ratched, nurses have been portrayed by others and by themselves as, in turn, idealized paragons of femininity and vilified portents of social disintegration.

Roundtable on Cultures of Extraction at ASLE (June 23-27 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment
contact email: 
eclind@umich.edu & jenna.golsmith2@uky.edu

The work of the dead and the sleeping is the work of discerning the bottom, the earth as ground of the upside down or inside out, as vowels and consonants are ambassadors of arrival and departure.

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: Scottish Literature at CEA 2015 (11/1/2014, 3/26-28/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
jmcdaniel@pittstate.edu

Call for Papers: Scottish Literature at CEA 2015


CEA 2015 | IMAGINATIONS
46th Annual Conference | March 26-28, 2015 | INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: Children's and Adolescent Literature at CEA

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
jmcdaniel@pittstate.edu

Call for Papers: Children's and Adolescent Literature at CEA 2015


CEA 2015 | IMAGINATIONS
46th Annual Conference | March 26-28, 2015 | INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA

Stowe at SSAWW 2015, Philadelphia

full name / name of organization: 
Harriet Beecher Stowe Society
contact email: 
ldamico@whitworth.edu

The Harriet Beecher Stowe Society invites participants for its upcoming panel at the SSAWW 2015 Conference:

What Does War Look Like?: Visual Trauma and Representation, March 26-29, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
Brenda Sanfilippo <bsanfil@ucsc.edu> or Najwa Al-Tabaa <naltabaa@ufl.edu>

Every war has its own patterns of injury based on contemporary military weapons, strategy, and tactics.

Urban Ecopoetics - Deadline Extended to October 14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA Annual Conference 2015
contact email: 
nate.mickelson@guttman.cuny.edu

Submit 250-word abstract to: https://nemla.org/convention/2015/cfp.html#cfp15312

PCA Romance CFP (Nov. 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
eselinge@depaul.edu

The discourse of romantic love permeates popular culture.

Privileging the Unseen: A one-day symposium on the writing of Hilary Mantel - Tuesday 9th June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Eileen J. Pollard - Manchester Metropolitan University
contact email: 
e.pollard@mmu.ac.uk

Privileging the Unseen
A one-day symposium on the writing of Hilary Mantel

Tuesday 9th June 2015
International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester, UK

Shakespeare’s Unsung Heroes and Heroines - Berlin 23-26 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
German Shakespeare Association
contact email: 
felix.sprang@hu-berlin.de

Without Paulina and Antigonus there would be no reunion, however tainted, between Leontes and Hermione, and there would be no union of Perdita and Florizel in "The Winter’s Tale".

Hybrid Poetry and/as Pedagogy April 2-5, 2015, Osaka, Japan

full name / name of organization: 
Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities (ACAH)
contact email: 
jspolley@hkbu.edu.hk, dean.a.f.gui@polyu.edu.hk

1. Title

Hybrid Poetry and/as Pedagogy.

2. Background

“Beneath these Pooled Waters: Damming in Literature, Film, and Culture” Panel proposal for the ASLE Eleventh Biennial Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment
contact email: 
AshleyReis@my.unt.edu

The Economic in Literature -- ACLA Seminar CFP March 26-29

full name / name of organization: 
Kyle Wanberg, Ph.D., New York University
contact email: 
kylewan@nyu.edu

We find ourselves in a world where economic logic rules the day.

3rd International Berkeley Conference on Film & Media: Serialities 1915/2015

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Film & Media at University of California, Berkeley
contact email: 
theconference@berkeley.edu

Ecstasy (ACLA 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
adam.ahmed@berkeley.edu

American Comparative Literature Association
Seattle, March 26-29, 2015

Seminar Organizers: Adam Ahmed (UC Berkeley) and Seulghee Lee (Williams College)

CFP: "The Meaning of Modi"

full name / name of organization: 
Exemplar: The Journal of South Asian Studies
contact email: 
jpellegrino@georgiasouthern.edu

Exemplar: The Journal of South Asian Studies invites submissions for its upcoming special issue: "The Meaning of Modi." We are especially interested in articles concerning the following:

Latency and Obsolescence in Nineteenth-Century Media

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies (INCS)
contact email: 
paul.fyfe@ncsu.edu

Latency and Obsolescence in Nineteenth-Century Media
A panel proposal for the Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies (INCS) 2015 conference

Geek and Popular Culture at SW PCA/ACA. Deadline Nov. 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
KELane@nwosu.edu

CFP: The Geek and Popular Culture
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (Southwest PCA/ACA)
Area: The Geek and Popular Culture

ACLA "Genre in Africa," Seattle, March 26-29 2015; deadline for abstracts October 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA
contact email: 
genreinafrica@gmail.com

Please submit abstracts by October 15, 2014 through the ACLA website for the accepted panel, "Genre in Africa."

http://acla.org/seminars

Genre in Africa

CFP: 16th Native American Literature Symposium (11/25/14; 03/12/15-03/14/15)

full name / name of organization: 
The Native American Literature Symposium
contact email: 
hollrahp@unlv.nevada.edu

16th NATIVE AMERICAN LITERATURE SYMPOSIUM
March 12-14, 2015
Isleta Resort & Casino Hotel
Albuquerque, New Mexico

MANY VOICES, ONE CENTER
Call for Proposals
DEADLINE: November 25, 2014

"Under Skin: The Body as/and Environment" (ASLE Conference, June 23-27, 2015, Moscow, Idaho; proposal deadline: Nov. 10, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment
contact email: 
ctanderson@pittstate.edu

“Under Skin: The Body as/and Environment,” panel proposed for the ASLE Eleventh Biennial Conference, June 23-27, 2015, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.

CFP: PCA Medievalism in Popular Culture; Due Nov 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA 2015 National Conference
contact email: 
cfrancis@bloomu.edu

CFP: Medievalism in Popular Culture

PCA/ACA 2015 National Conference
April 1-4, 2015 – New Orleans, Louisiana
New Orleans Marriott

Slave Narratives from the Mediterranean and Middle East

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association 46th Annual Convention
contact email: 
msayoglu@clarku.edu

Slave trade and slavery were settled practices in the Mediterranean and Middle Eastern societies before slavery was established as a social, cultural, economical, and legal institution in the United S

[UPDATE] Sincerity, Authenticity, and Affect in the Neoliberal Age (ACLA, 10/15)

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
jeffsevers@gmail.com

Sincerity, Authenticity, and Affect in the Neoliberal Age
American Comparative Literature Association
Seattle, March 26-29, 2015

[UPDATE] NEMLA 2015 CFP: The Environmental Picaresque: Narrating 'Slow Violence' in the Global South (4/30-5/3, Toronto)

full name / name of organization: 
Stacey Balkan/CUNY Graduate Center
contact email: 
sbalkan@bergen.edu

https://nemla.org/convention/2015/cfp.html#cfp15113

ACLA 2015 Seminar: "Globalizing Critical University Studies" March 26-29, 2015, Seattle - Abstracts due 10/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
Bret Leraul, PhD Candidate, Comparative Literature Cornell University
contact email: 
dbl65@cornell.edu

Please note, this is a seminar at the American Comparative Literature Association's annual conference March 26-29, 2015 in Seattle, WA.

[UPDATE} Wreck Park Extended Submission Deadline to Oct. 31st

full name / name of organization: 
Wreck Park Journal
contact email: 
wreckpark.criticism@gmail.com

A Journal of Interesting Fictions, Interested Criticism

Forms of Talk

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2015 - accepted panel
contact email: 
amyrwong@ucla.edu

“Forms of Talk” takes into account the multifaceted achievements of “talk,” as distinct from related categories like speech, voice, discourse, dialogue, communication, or even conversation.

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