category: cultural studies and historical approaches

Modernist Masochisms (MSA 12: 11/10/2010-11/14/2010) EXTENDED DEADLINE 5/2/2010

full name / name of organization: 
Jennifer Mitchell / City University of New York
contact email: 
mitchell.jen@gmail.com

Since Richard von Krafft-Ebing’s first clinical naming of “masochism” as a perversion located in men in 1890, masochisms and masochists have been approached through a variety of lenses: scientif

Slow Media. Abstract Deadline: July 1 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Transformations Journal of Cultural Studies
contact email: 
grayson.cooke@scu.edu.au

Transformations Journal Call for Papers: “Slow Media”

Society for Textual Scholarship Biennial International Interdisciplinary Conference March 16-18, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Textual Scholarship
contact email: 
mkirschenbaum@gmail.com

The Program Chair invites submissions devoted to interdisciplinary discussion of current research into particular aspects of textual work:

[UPDATE] 2010 Shakespeare and Popular Music Conference and Colloquium

full name / name of organization: 
School of English and Theatre Studies, University of Guelph
contact email: 
hiphopshakespeare@gmail.com

2010 Shakespeare and Popular Music Conference and Colloquium
School of English and Theatre Studies
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
September 6, 2010

"The Language of Resistance" November 11,12,13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Texas A & M University Hispanic Studies Graduate Association
contact email: 
dmrolnick@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
“THE LANGUAGES OF RESISTANCE”
First Annual Texas A&M Department of Hispanic Studies Graduate Student Symposium:

UPDATE: "Postcolonial Intimacies" (proposals due April 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Critical Intimacies Reading Group
contact email: 
postcolonialintimacies@gmail.com

Just a friendly reminder that the deadline for abstract submissions is approaching. Please circulate widely. Thank you.

Call for Papers: Essays for Journal Special Issue

What signifies a theatre?’ - Private Theatricals, 1780-1820 10-11 December 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Professor Judith Hawley, Department of English, Royal Holloway, University of London
contact email: 
j.hawley@rhul.ac.uk

‘What signifies a theatre?’ - Private Theatricals, 1780-1820
Symposium and Performance Friday 10th – Saturday 11th December 2010
Chawton House, Alton, Hampshire GU34 1SJ, England

The malaise of Identity: Traditions, Roots, Origins and Cultures ABSTRACT DEADLINE: 20 May 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Trickster - Academic Journal of Intercultural Studies
contact email: 
frederick.fabris@gmail.com; trickster@lettere.unipd.it

The ninth issue of "Trickster" provocatively addresses the topic of identity from a pathological point of view, as it were: "The malaise of Identity: Traditions, Roots, Origins and Cultures." The Jour

The malaise of Identity: Traditions, Roots, Origins and Cultures ABSTRACT DEADLINE: 20 May 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Trickster - Academic Journal of Intercultural Studies
contact email: 
frederick.fabris@gmail.com; trickster@lettere.unipd.it

The ninth issue of "Trickster" provocatively addresses the topic of identity from a pathological point of view, as it were: "The malaise of Identity: Traditions, Roots, Origins and Cultures." The Jour

postamble Call for Graduate Student Papers: 15 June/15 July

full name / name of organization: 
postamble
contact email: 
nhimmelman@gmail.com

POSTAMBLE: CALL FOR PAPERS, VOL. 6. No. 2
‘Under the Lens: South Africa and the FIFA Soccer World Cup 2010’
UCT’s Centre for African Studies and its multidisciplinary postgraduate, peer-

[UPDATE]: Classical Sound Film and Cultures of Modernism (extended deadline May 2) (MSA 12; Nov 11-14, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Sara Bryant, University of Virginia
contact email: 
slb4ca@virginia.edu

CFP: Modernist Studies Association 2010
MSA 12: Modernist Networks; Victoria, BC, Canada; Nov. 11-14, 2010

Classical Sound Film and Cultures of Modernism

“Every discrete person that redeth or hereth this...”: readers, listeners and owners of books in the Middle Ages and Beyond

full name / name of organization: 
University of Bangor
contact email: 
medievalismtransformed@bangor.ac.uk

“Every discrete person that redeth or hereth this...”:
readers, listeners and owners of books in the Middle Ages & Beyond

[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

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