category: cultural studies and historical approaches

[UPDATE] k(NO)w tomorrow: Contradictions of Imagining the Future

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Student Organizing Committee (SOC) at George Mason University
contact email: 
ahorwitz@gmu.edu

Featuring Phillip Wegner as Distinguished Keynote Speaker

CALL FOR PAPERS EDITED COLLECTION: WORLD DOMINATION - DOCTOR WHO IN TRANSLATION. DEADLINE: JUNE 15 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Andrew O'Day
contact email: 
aoday41414@aol.com

In the ‘classic’ Doctor Who series Tom Baker narrative ‘The Masque of Mandragora’ (1976) the Doctor tells Sarah Jane Smith that her ability to hear foreign languages in English is a Time Lord

[UPDATE] DEADLINE APPROACHING - Reclamation and representation: the boundaries of the literary archive

full name / name of organization: 
University of Exeter
contact email: 
lrs204@ex.ac.uk, crs202@ex.ac.uk

Reclamation and representation: the boundaries of the literary archive
University of Exeter, 2-3rd October 2010

[UPDATE] CALL FOR PAPERS: CONTEMPORARY INDIAN WOMEN NOVELISTS IN ENGLISH (DEADLINE EXTENDED UPTO 31 MAY 2010 FOR QUALITY PAPERS)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Assam University:: Diphu Campus, Diphu-782 460 Karbi Anglong, India
contact email: 
induswamionline@yahoo.com

Indian English Fiction constitutes an important part of the world literature today, and women novelists have made significant contributions to it.

Ain't Got No Money: The Blues and Social Class, PCA/ACA, San Antonio, TX, April 20-23 2011

full name / name of organization: 
SWTX Pop Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
bluesabstracts@gmail.com

The blues is a truly American aesthetic, political, spiritual, and social force, and the blues is a musical art form with traditions in both rural and urban environments.

Ut Pictura Poesis: Thinking about Representation in Late Medieval and Renaissance England, 1-2 October 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University, Kingston
contact email: 
queensrencon@gmail.com

In his Apology for Poetry, Sir Philip Sidney defines poetry as “an art of imitation”, a form of “mimesis”; he describes it as not only a “representing, counterfeiting, or figuring f

Session: "New Ways of Seeing: Art, Visuality, and Surveillance" - Universities Art Association of Canada, October 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Session Co-chairs: Sarah E. K. Smith and Susan Cahill
contact email: 
sarah.e.k.smith@queensu.ca, susan.cahill@queensu.ca

Call for Papers
Session: "New Ways of Seeing: Art, Visuality, and Surveillance"

Conference: Universities Art Association of Canada, 14-16 October 2010

Archives, Texts, and Memory (Re)Connecting Modernism

full name / name of organization: 
Ben Aalexander. Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
Benjamin.Alexander@qc.cuny.edu

Archives, Texts, and Memory
(Re)Connecting Modernism

Food Studies in Communication: Scholars Seminar at NCA (13 November 2010), San Francisco, CA

full name / name of organization: 
Katie LeBesco
contact email: 
klebesco@mmm.edu

Call For Papers

2010 National Communication Association Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA

Scholars Seminar: SEM05: Chew on This: Food Studies in Communication

UPDATE: Resonance(s): A Deleuze and Guattari Conference on Philosophy, Arts and Politics

full name / name of organization: 
Zafer Aracagok/Istanbul Bilgi University
contact email: 
z.aracagok@gmail.com

Due to the vulcano eruption in Iceland, Resonance(s): A Deleuze and Guattari Conference on Philosophy, Arts and Politics is postponed to July 8-10, 2010.

(Re)Connecting Modernism: Archives, Texts and Memory

full name / name of organization: 
Modernist Studies Association
contact email: 
benjamin.alexander@qc.cuny.edu

Archives, Texts, and Memory
(Re)Connecting Modernism
Panel Proposal, MSA 2010
Vancouver, BC

Satiric Crime Fiction Panel (October 7-9, 2010 Baton Rouge, LA)

full name / name of organization: 
Foreign Language Film Conference
contact email: 
abanec1@tigers.lsu.edu, kmecho1@lsu.edu

The Foreign Language Film Conference (see former post on the conference: http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/36707) focuses its attention this year on genre, and this panel subsequently turns to

SW/TX Popular/American Culture Association Chicana/o Literature/Film/Culture Area

full name / name of organization: 
Jeanette Sanchez, Area Chair Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
contact email: 
jeannie8@u.washington.edu

PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Joint Conference
April 20-23, 2011
San Antonio, TX
http://www.swtxpca.org

U.S. Latino/a Literature (NEW DEADLINE)

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA 2010 Conference (Nov 13-14) in Honolulu
contact email: 
lysa.rivera@wwu.edu

This year’s Latino/a Literature session seeks papers on literary or cinematic representations of the borderlands in cultural texts produced either north or south of the U.S./Mexico border.

U.S. Latino/a Literature (NEW DEADLINE)

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA 2010 Conference (Nov 13-14) in Honolulu
contact email: 
lysa.rivera@wwu.edu

This year’s Latino/a Literature session seeks papers on literary or cinematic representations of the borderlands in cultural texts produced either north or south of the U.S./Mexico border.

MAPACA 2010: War Area

full name / name of organization: 
Mid Atlantic Popular / American Culture Association
contact email: 
redmanx999@gmail.com






MAP/ACA War Area
2010 Conference of the Mid Atlantic Popular / American Culture Association

[UPDATE] CFP: New German Review (New Deadline 5/20/10)

full name / name of organization: 
New German Review: A Germanic Studies Journal
contact email: 
ngr@humnet.ucla.edu

Celebrating 25 years in academic publishing, New German Review has been a medium for
graduate students, post-docs, and junior faculty to share their ideas with the academic
community worldwide.

Extending the New Economic Criticism -- Society of Early Americanists (SEA), March 3-5, 2011. CFP Deadline: Sept. 20, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
David J. Carlson, Chad Luck - California State University, San Bernardino
contact email: 
dajcarls@csusb.edu, cluck@csusb.edu

The past twenty-five years have witnessed an increasingly impressive body of work located at the intersection of literary and economic studies.

Captivity Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
contact email: 
bmallen@southtexascollege.edu

CFP: Captivity Narratives
Abstract/Proposals by 15 December 2010

PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Joint Conference
April 20-23, 2011

Registration Open For: (re)performing the Posthuman: a conference on performance arts and posthumanism

full name / name of organization: 
University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
contact email: 
s.ilter@sussex.ac.uk; d.ploeger@sussex.ac.uk

Dear all,

This is a reminder for the registration deadline for the (re)Performing the
Posthuman conference.
The deadline is on April 30th...

Best wishes,
Daniël Ploeger and Seda Ilter

UPDATE 2nd Call for Papers-The Ecology of Utopia: Ecological Concerns and Utopianism in American Culture (23-25 Septemebr, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
CLEU (Cultures and Literatures of the United States) research group, Department of English Philology, Universidade da Coruña, Spain
contact email: 
jliste@udc.es

The Ecology of Utopia:
Ecological Concerns and Utopianism in American Culture

[Updated] -- Nation and the Mother Tongue(s) -- NEW Deadline May 4, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Regina Yung Lee / PAMLA
contact email: 
ryung001@ucr.edu

The shape of nationalist fervor is drawn against a background of coherent visuals. But what if the mother tongue speaks in pluralities at the very origin of the nation?

[UPDATE] Popular Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

RECONSTRUCTION 11.3: POPULAR FICTION
Edited by Cameron Leader-Picone and Matthew Schneider-Mayerson

[UPDATE] "Multilingual Realities in Translation"

full name / name of organization: 
Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Special Issue (11.1, January 2011) for Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture

Edited by Angela Flury and Hervé Regnauld

Images of Islands in German Literature and Film for the PAMLA conference at Chaminade U., Honolulu, Hawaii, November 11-13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Languages Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
frenchl@pacificu.edu

PAMLA (Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association) is the western regional affiliate of MLA. The 2010 conference will take place November 13-14 at Chaminade University, Honolulu, Hawaii.

[UPDATE] --SAMLA 2010--(Re)Constructing the American West

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
engale@langate.gsu.edu

(Re)Constructing the American West

Queer Popular Culture (5/14; 7/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Thomas Peele, Boise State University
contact email: 
tpeele@boisestate.edu

I am seeking one additional article to include in a paperback edition of Queer Popular Culture: Literature, Media, Film and Television.

CALL FOR PAPERS: EXPLORING NORTH-EAST INDIAN WRITINGS IN ENGLISH (DEADLINE FOR PAPERS: JULY 31, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Assam University::Diphu Campus, Diphu-782 460 Karbi Anglong, India
contact email: 
induswamionline@yahoo.com

The term ‘North-East’ is a form of geographical, linguistic and ethnic stereotyping that clubs together eight disparate, often misunderstood states that happen to lie in the Northeastern periphery

Rethinking Poetics, Columbia University, NYC, June 11-13 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Columbia-Penn Poetics Initiative
contact email: 
rethinkingpoetics@gmail.com

Rethinking Poetics

Columbia University, NYC
June 11-13, 2010

Announcing the Columbia-Penn Poetics Initiative.

[UPDATE] Vexed by 19th-century fiction 6/1/10

full name / name of organization: 
Leslie Haynsworth/University of South Carolina
contact email: 
haynswor@mailbox.sc.edu

Updating our earlier CFP, we've extended the deadline out of consideration for those beset by end-of-semester stress. Deadline is now June 1. Here's the full updated CFP:

[UPDATE} CFP Culture After Postmodern Culture conference

full name / name of organization: 
/Postmodern Culture
contact email: 
pmc@uci.edu

Reminder: May 1 is our target date to receive all proposals for papers at the Culture After Postmodern Culture conference at UC Irvine in October 9, 2010.

Documentary Editing: Call for Editions

full name / name of organization: 
Documentary Editing/Association for Documentary Editing
contact email: 
ajewell2@unl.edu

CALL FOR EDITIONS

Documentary Editing
The Journal of the Association for Documentary Editing

Background

The Allegory of Guillaume de Digulleville (Deguileville) in Europe: Circulation, Reception and Influence 21-23 July 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Université de Lausanne
contact email: 
marco.nievergelt@unil.ch; stephanie.kamath@umb.edu

The fourteenth-century allegorical trilogy composed by the Cistercian monk, Guillaume de Digulleville (or Deguileville) -- the Pèlerinage de la vie humaine [Pilgrimage of Human Life], Pèlerinage de

SAMLA (Nov. 5-7, 2010) CFP: Violent Masculinities--Early Modern Texts and Modern Images

full name / name of organization: 
Catherine Thomas/College of Charleston
contact email: 
ThomasC@cofc.edu

From Lavinia’s rape and dismemberment in Titus Andronicus to the

Food and Culture Panel

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association (MAPACA) Annual Conference
contact email: 
nusselj@ipfw.edu

The Food and Culture Panels of the Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association (MAPACA) invites papers and panels for their annual conference at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Alexandria, Virginia

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