category: cultural studies and historical approaches

Jewish American & Holocaust Literature Symposium 7th-11th Nov 2010, South Beach, FL - deadline 1 Aug 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Jewish American & Holocaust Literature
contact email: 
hlevitsk@lmu.edu

Call for Papers

2010 American Literature Association's Jewish American & Holocaust Literature Symposium

Book Collection: Ethics of Fan Studies Deadline: Abstracts June 30, 2010; finished essays March 31, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Larsen/George Washington University
contact email: 
klarsen@gwu.edu or wallisj@hope.ac.uk

Ethical issues are raised whenever a researcher investigates a particular group or community. These ethical considerations are often compounded by resistance to academic scrutiny on the part of the community or group being investigated.

This is often the case in Fan Studies, where fans conduct what they feel to be private business in the public domain of the internet and other “closed” venues such as fan conventions.

CFP London-New York: Exchanges and Cross-Cultural Influences in the Arts and Literature ( April 1-2, 2010, Nancy, France)

full name / name of organization: 
Université Nancy 2, France
contact email: 
Jean-Philippe.Heberle@univ-nancy2.fr

International Conference
1-2 April 2011
Université Nancy 2

London-New York: Exchanges and Cross-Cultural Influences in the Arts and Literature

Call for paper

[UPDATE] SAMLA 2010 - Marxist and Psychoanalytic Approaches to 9/11

full name / name of organization: 
MLG - Marxist Literary Group
contact email: 
charlessumner@hotmail.com

By now it is clear that the attacks of September 11th have provided grist for the culture industry mill, spawning a variety of theoretical, literary, and cinematic production.

Religion in the Age of Enlightenment (no date)

full name / name of organization: 
Religion in the Age of Enlightenment (AMS Press)
contact email: 
brett_mcinelly@byu.edu

Religion in the Age of Enlightenment (RAE), an annual published by AMS Press, is accepting articles for volume 3, due out the spring of 2012. Articles received by Nov.

Utopian Studies Society (Europe) 12th Interantional Conference 8-11/8/2011, deadline 31/3/2011

full name / name of organization: 
University of Cyprus
contact email: 
balaso@ucy.ac.cy

From the devastation of the Athenian polis during the Peloponnesian war to the decline of the Greek world in the era of the Stoics, from the enclosures of the commons under the Tudors to the religious

[UPDATE] Violent Masculinities: Early Modern Texts and Modern Images (SAMLA Nov. 2010; New Abstract Deadline = May 21)

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

2010 Black New England Conference, Submissions Due June 1st

full name / name of organization: 
Center for New England Culture
contact email: 
jerrianne.boggis@unh.edu

2010 Black New England Conference
Thursday, October 14th - Saturday, October 16th 2010
Holloway Commons, University of New Hampshire, Durham

The Politics of Race:

The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices. Deadline July 1 and January 1 annually

full name / name of organization: 
The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices, an electronic publication of Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana
contact email: 
General Editor, Nancy Riecken nriecken@ivytech.edu

The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices presents a unique forum for the community of professionals engaged in post secondary education and research.

CFP: Images of Children and/or Childhood

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal (www.redfeatherjournal.org)
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Call for submissions to Red Feather Journal (www.redfeatherjournal.org)

EACLALS Postgraduate Conference - "Postcolonialism and Labour" - 26-27 March 2011

full name / name of organization: 
EACLALS
contact email: 
eaclals.pg.conference@googlemail.com

Postcolonialism and Labour

EACLALS Postgraduate Conference
Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany

26 - 27 March 2011

Piracy - graduate conference - deadline June 1st - conference October 15th

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

DEADLINE JUNE 1st!

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Piracy
Friday, 15 October 2010
Brandeis University
Department of English
Eighth Annual Graduate Conference

Andrew Marvell Society at the South-Central Renaissance Conference

full name / name of organization: 
The Andrew Marvell Society
contact email: 
jfaust@selu.edu

Andrew Marvell Society at the South-Central Renaissance Conference
3-5 March 2011, St. Louis, Missouri
Deadline: 1 December 2010

Placing the Archipelago: Interconnections and Extensions

full name / name of organization: 
Sargasso - A Journal of Caribbean Literature, Languages and Culture
contact email: 
sargassoplace@gmail.com

Deadline for submissions: August 30, 2010

[UPDATE] Feminism 2010

full name / name of organization: 
MPJournal
contact email: 
lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

[UPDATE] Harriet Beecher Stowe Bicentennial Essay Collection (7/1/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Philip J Kowalski/Wake Forest University
contact email: 
philip.j.kowalski@gmail.com

Essays are still needed for the proposed collection of essays commemorating the bicentennial of Stowe's birth in 2011.

[UPDATE] CFP: J. D. Salinger’s Literary Legacy (July 1, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory
contact email: 
litjourn@yahoo.com

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Call for Papers
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[UPDATE] -- Nation and the Mother Tongue(s) -- Due 4 May 2010

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

Call For Contributions--Crafting Identities, Remapping Nationalities: The English-Speaking World in the Age of Globalization

full name / name of organization: 
GRAAT, Université François Rabelais, France / The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
contact email: 
Cécile Coquet-Mokoko: ngelele@noos.fr

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS--Collection "STUDIES IN INTELLECTUAL HISTORY : CULTURE, POLITICS AND SOCIETY IN THE ENGLISH-SPEAKING WORLD, 1870 TO THE PRESENT" at Cambridge Scholars Publishing, UK.

[Update] Adaptations - MPCA/MACA, Oct 1-3 2010, Minneapolis- Deadline Extended

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association
contact email: 
sbalcerzak@niu.edu

I am currently seeking original work in the area of FILM ADAPTATIONS for the annual Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Annual Conference.

Terror and the Cinematic Sublime (6/01/10; MMLA 11/4-7, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Todd Comer
contact email: 
tcomer@defiance.edu

Jean-Francois Lyotard writes, "We have paid a high enough price for the nostalgia of the whole [...] let us be witnesses to the unpresentable; let us activate the differences and save the honor of the

Undergraduate Scholarship on Joss Whedon's Work (due date: 09/01/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
David Kociemba/Watcher Junior (Whedon Studies Association)
contact email: 
david.kociemba@gmail.com

David Kociemba, editor of Watcher Junior, invites your students' submissions for publication in the sixth issue of Watcher Junior, a refereed, online journal for undergraduate student scholarship in W

[UPDATE] TV & Temporality: Exploring Narrative Time in 21st Century Programming - Edited Collection - Deadline May 15th, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Melissa Ames
contact email: 
mames@eiu.edu

This collection analyzes television programs of the 21st century that contain experiments with narrative time.

1ST INTERNATIONAL “50’s GENERATION” CONGRESS - 25th, 26th and 27th November 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Instituto Superior da Maia (ISMAI, Porto, Portugal)
contact email: 
cvieira@ismai.pt; inovo@ismai.pt

In the 25th, 26th and 27th November 2010, there will take place, in Instituto Superior da Maia (ISMAI, Porto, Portugal), the 1st International “50’s Generation” Congress, under the responsibilit

A Collection of Stories Authored by Indian Diaspora

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Neerja Arun and Dr. Rakesh Saraswat
contact email: 
drneerjaarun@yahoo.com

Time and again Indian Diaspora has penned down experiences in the form of stories and novellets. These writings portray their socio-cultural experiences in the host country.

Fourth world writings in English after 1947 until 1990

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Neerja Arun
contact email: 
drneerjaarun@yahoo.com

Submissions are invited for a collection of critical essays on Fourth world writings in English after 1947 until 1990.

Call for Articles: Trauma and Literature. Journal of Literary Theory (March 15th 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Literary Theory
contact email: 
jlt@phil.uni-goettingen.de

The Journal of Literary Theory (JLT) invites contributions for Vol. 5, No. 2, 2011
Trauma and Literature

Submission Deadline: March 15th 2011

(Re)Reading John Addington Symonds

full name / name of organization: 
Keele university, UK
contact email: 
a.k.regis@engl.keele.ac.uk

(Re)Reading John Addington Symonds

Saturday 11th September 2010

A one-day conference at Keele University

Plenary Speakers: Howard J. Booth (Manchester) and Hilary Fraser (Birkbeck)

MMLA 2010 (11/04-07, Chicago) - The Philosophical-Literary Hybrid Text

full name / name of organization: 
Agnes Malinowska, University of Chicago
contact email: 
amalinowska@uchicago.edu

The mixed formal properties of certain texts across the history of philosophy and literature resist any attempt at their easy classification within either of these traditional generic categories.

Taiwan Studies Postgraduate Symposium: Taiwan Studies in 2010 - the State of the Field

full name / name of organization: 
Asia Institute, Chinese Studies Research Group, Taiwan Research Reading Group, the University of Melbourne
contact email: 
Bick-har Yeung: bhy@unimelb.edu.au

The Asia Institute, the Taiwan Research Reading Group, and the Chinese Studies Research Group of the University of Melbourne cordially invite all postgraduate (PhD, Masters and Honours) scholars worki

Session: Diagrams, Maps and Plans in Visual Art, University Art Association of Canada

full name / name of organization: 
session chair: Jakub Zdebik, University of Guelph
contact email: 
jzdebik@uoguelph.ca

Diagrams, Maps and Plans in Visual Art.
University Art Association of Canada, October 14-16, 2010
Deadline for submissions: May 3rd, 2010

[UPDATE] Gender Studies Area Deadline Extended 5/15/10 MPCA/ACA Oct 1-3, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/ Midwest American Culture Association
contact email: 
turner8kathleen@gmail.com

Gender Studies Area

2010 Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference
Deadline: May 15, 2010

Friday-Sunday, October 1 - 3, 2010
Minneapolis, MN

Essays for a book-length collection on Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring

full name / name of organization: 
James B. Kelley
contact email: 
jkelley@meridian.msstate.edu

Essays are sought for a book-length collection on Rachel Carson’s highly influential work Silent Spring, which will turn 50 in 2012.

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Early Modern Women and Memory

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal
contact email: 
emwjournal@umd.edu

Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal (EMWJ) invites submissions to an interdisciplinary Forum on Early Modern Women and Memory, slated for publication in Volume 6 (2011).

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MAY 1 AIS ANNUAL CONFERENCE / THEME: ETHICS & SUSTAINABILITY

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Integrative Studies
contact email: 
stuart.henry@sdsu.edu

“Interdisciplinary Approaches to Integrating Ethics and Sustainability”
October 7 – 10, 2010
32nd Annual Association for Integrative Studies Conference

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