category: cultural studies and historical approaches

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

[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] The Emergence of the Posthuman Subject

full name / name of organization: 
University of Surrey, UK
contact email: 
D.Ashford@surrey.ac.uk; rjer2@cam.ac.uk

The Emergence of the Posthuman Subject

An Interdisciplinary Conference at the University of Surrey
2-3 July 2010.

CfP GLITS Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Research Conference: PARADOX (PROPOSAL EXTENSION 26 April; conference 26 June 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Goldsmiths College, University of London
contact email: 
paradox-glits@gold.ac.uk

Please note, the proposal deadline for the GLITS Goldsmiths Literature Seminar Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Research Conference has been EXTENDED to 26 APRIL 2010.

Call for papers: Reading Marechera (Abstracts - May 21, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Grant Hamilton
contact email: 
marecheracollection@gmail.com

Submissions are invited for an edited collection of new research on the work of Zimbabwean writer Dambudzo Marechera.

Representing Women's Medico-Literary Texts in the Long Eighteenth Century, NEASECS, Buffalo, October 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Angela Monsam and Danielle Spratt
contact email: 
dspratt@fordham.edu and amonsam@yahoo.com

We are seeking paper proposals for the panel "Representing Women's Medico-Literary Texts in the Long Eighteenth Century," which will occur during the annual NEASECS meeting to be held in Buffalo from

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