category: cultural studies and historical approaches

Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature and Film (Deadline: March 1; Conference: October 14-16 in Albuquerque)

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
bishopk@suu.edu

Now accepting proposals for a panel on science fiction and fantasy narratives in literature and film at the 2010 RMMLA conference (October 14-16) in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

NWSA: Performative Feminisms and Outsider Interventions (Feb 26, 2010; Nov. 11-14, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Basuli Deb/University of Nebraska-Lincoln
contact email: 
bdeb2@unl.edu

NWSA Conference: Nov. 11-14, 2010, at Denver, Colorado
Proposals Due by Feb 26

Performative Feminisms and Outsider Interventions

(UPDATE) 2010 War, Literature & the Arts Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Jesse Goolsby/United States Air Force Academy
contact email: 
2010wla@gmail.com

An international conference on War, Literature & the Arts at the United States Air Force Academy solicits both disciplinary and interdisciplinary presentations on “Representing and Reporting America

Labor and New Media (MLA 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Alison Shonkwiler
contact email: 
a.shonkwiler@gmail.com

How are new media contributing to representations of labor and class? How might blogs, social networking, or digital storytelling expand our conceptions of work or class identity?

The Image in American Realism and Naturalism (SAMLA 5/15; 11/5-7)

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) Nov 5-7, 2010
contact email: 
ahwood@salisbury.edu

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The Image in American Realism and Naturalism

UPDATE: “Green Thoughts in the Medieval and Early Modern Worlds"; EES Journal Submission MARCH 2, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Early English Studies Journal
contact email: 
earlyenglishstudies@gmail.com

Early English Studies Journal is accepting articles that are concerned with any aspect of medieval or early modern green/environmental topics for the 2010 issue, “Green Thoughts in the Medieval and

[UPDATE] Anti: Revisions, Reconstructions, Refutations, University of Louisville, April 16, 2010 (Abstract deadline: March 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Louisville Graduate Conference in Humanities
contact email: 
ahalouisville.com

The PhD in Humanities Program (http://louisville.edu/humanities) and the Association of Humanities Academics at the University of Louisville announce the annual University of Louisville Graduate Confe

Aid, Relief or Bailout: Differing Aims, Ways, and Ends, Vol. 1, No. 3 Spring & Summer 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Synaesthesia: Communication Across Cultures / Graduate School of Intercultural Communication, Okinawa Christian University contact email:
contact email: 
dbroudy@ocjc.ac.jp

Presently receiving and reviewing submissions for the Spring & Summer 2010 issue

Postcolonial Studies Series, Call for Manuscripts, Peter Lang Publishing

full name / name of organization: 
Maria C. Zamora, Ph.D., Series Editor; Caitlin Lavelle, Acquisitions Editor - Peter Lang
contact email: 
caitlinl@plang.com

The Postcolonial Studies Series explores the enormous variety and richness in postcolonial culture and transnational literatures.

[UPDATE] 4th International Indigneous Conference, 6-9 June 2010, Auckland, New Zealand

full name / name of organization: 
Nga Pae o te Maramatanga: New Zealand's Maori Centre of Research Excellence
contact email: 
enquiries@traditionalknowledge2010.ac.nz

4TH INTERNATIONAL INDIGENOUS TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE CONFERENCE, 6-9 JUNE 2010, AUCKLAND, AOTEAROA/NEW ZEALAND

Folklore Panel (SAMLA 5/15; 11/5-7)

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA)
contact email: 
ekader@emory.edu

We welcome proposals that explore folklore, folklife, or traditional forms of expression.

“Poets and Publishers : Circulating Avant-Garde Poetry (1945-2010)”, Le Mans, France, 14-16 October 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Université du Maine, Lab 3L.AM
contact email: 
Helene.Aji@univ-lemans.fr

Call for Papers (international conference, Université du Maine, Le Mans, France, 14-16 October 2010)
“Poets and Publishers : Circulating Avant-Garde Poetry (1945-2010)”

{UPDATE} CFP for BLACK CAMERA: An International Film Journal: A SPECIAL ISSUE on “SEXUALITY AND EROTICISM IN BLACK FILM

full name / name of organization: 
L.H. Stallings
contact email: 
lhortons@indiana.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS FOR BLACK CAMERA: An International Film Journal: A SPECIAL ISSUE on “SEXUALITY AND EROTICISM IN BLACK FILM, CINEMA AND VIDEO (Deadline: 4/5/10)

The Lives of Dogs in the Lusophone World MLA Annual Convention 1/6-1/9 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Steven Gonzagowski, Rutgers University
contact email: 
stevengo@eden.rutgers.edu

For a proposed panel for the MLA Annual Convention,
Los Angeles, CA, 6-9 January 2011.
Abstract Deadline: 15 March 2010

Forms of Social Failure

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Garrett/Wesleyan University, Joseph Drury/Wesleyan University
contact email: 
mcgarrett@wesleyan.edu

Paper proposals are invited for a panel at the 2011 MLA conference in Los Angeles on the topic of "Forms of Social Failure." In what ways have narratives explored the interarticulation of individual a

Cultural and Political Exchange in the English-Speaking World: Dynamics, Resistance, Conflict (October 22-23, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Trevor Harris, Université François-Rabelais, Tours (France)
contact email: 
harris@univ-tours.fr

The conference organisers invite proposals for papers which privilege the analysis of artistic, social, political or cultural flashpoints in the English-Speaking world.

UPDATE: Chaucer at Galway

full name / name of organization: 
National University of Ireland, Galway
contact email: 
cliona.carney@nuigalway.ie

Please note that the deadline for submissions of proposals for this conference (to be held on 19th -20th May, 2010) has been extended to 31st March, 2010.

2010 ELLAK Global Conference: Languages, Literatures, and Cultures of the World in English, 2-4 December 2010, Daejeon, Korea du

full name / name of organization: 
The English Language and Literature Association of Korea (ELLAK): Chung-Ho Chung, President of the ELLAK; Youngmin Kim, Chair, Organizing Committee of the 2010 ELLAK International Conference, Daejeon Convention Center, Korea (Abstracts due April 1, 2010)
contact email: 
conference@ellak.or.kr

Call for Papers

Call for Papers for Fall 2010 Special Issue on MODERNISMS

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies
contact email: 
philitsociety@gmail.com

Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies, Kathmandu, Nepal, and its reviewed "Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry," looks for articles for its Fall 2010 Special Issue on MODERNISMS.

Exploring Childhood Studies 4/9/2010

full name / name of organization: 
Rutgers University-Camden Childhood Studies Graduate Student Orgnaization
contact email: 
ptcox@camden.rutgers.edu

Exploring Childhood Studies, A Graduate Student Conference
Rutgers University, Camden

Registration is now open!

Writing Into the Profession: Enacting and Exploring Roles of the English Scholar

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.graduateconference@gmail.com

For its fifth annual interdisciplinary conference in English studies, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro's English Graduate Student Association asks, “What academic work are you engaged

The Territorial Imagination (MLA Special Session, Los Angeles, 6-9 Jan 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
S A Cohen, Stonehill College
contact email: 
scohen@stonehill.edu

Is there such a thing as a territorial imagination in the novel? Seeking papers for a proposed special session addressing the articulation of borders and boundaries and boundary making in literature.

CFP: Red Feather Journal: an International Journal of Children's Visual Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Debbie Olson
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: Fall issue of Red Feather Journal, www.redfeatherjournal.org

Interdisciplinary Colloquium: Conflict, Memory and Memorialisation: War and European Culture in the Twentieth Century, 17-19 Jul

full name / name of organization: 
Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies, Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, UK
contact email: 
phillim@hope.ac.uk

contributions to an international colloquium dedicated to examining questions of conflict and memory, focusing on the legacies within Europe of the two global conflicts of the twentieth century and th

UPDATE: Digital Humanism and English Studies (MLA 2011 Special Session; deadline: 3/20/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
john pedro schwartz
contact email: 
js34@aub.edu.lb

MLA 2011 Special Session (deadline: 3/20/2010)

Digital Humanism and English Studies

MLA 2010 Special Session: Digital Humanism and English Studies (deadline: 3/20/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
john pedro schwartz
contact email: 
js34@aub.edu.lb

MLA 2010 Special Session (deadline: 3/20/2010)

Digital Humanism and English Studies

[UPDATE] Composing Ourselves: A Graduate Conference in Literature, Composition, and Rhetoric

full name / name of organization: 
University of Cincinnati, Department of English, English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
egoenglish@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 26th, 2010

Composing Ourselves:
A Graduate Conference in Literature, Composition, and Rhetoric
Friday, April 16th, 2010
English Graduate Organization

Narrating Lives in Multimedia: Prose, Documentary Photography, and Documentary Video (MLA, 6-9 Jan. 2011, Los Angeles)

full name / name of organization: 
Terry Lee / Christopher Newport University
contact email: 
tlee@cnu.edu

Proposed MLA Special Session (Los Angeles, January 6-9, 2011)

Focuses on practices of documenting life stories that heal and avoid stereotypes.

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick and the Composition Classroom (MLA 2011 Los Angeles)

full name / name of organization: 
Rob Faunce
contact email: 
robert.faunce@sunysb.edu

Papers considering how the composition classroom benefits from consideration and application of Sedgwick's work, particularly with nonoedipal psychologies, affect and Silvan Tomkins, and heteronormati

cULTURAL STUDIES AND LITERATURE AND OTHERS- 452ºF JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

full name / name of organization: 
452ºF JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE
contact email: 
revista@452f.com

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CFP: Jewish Music and Germany after the Holocaust

full name / name of organization: 
Dickinson College
contact email: 
DickinsonColloquium2011@gmail.com

Jewish Music and Germany after the Holocaust
Colloquium at Dickinson College, 25–27 February 2011
Sponsored by Dickinson College
Keynote address by Philip V. Bohlman (to be confirmed)

Deadline Extended: CFP (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,

In response to a number of requests from the network, we have decided to
extend the deadline for submissions for the (re)Performing the Posthuman

Homebuilding in African American Literature

full name / name of organization: 
MLA 2011 Special Session
contact email: 
mitchell.717@osu.edu

This panel will explore domestic arrangements in black-authored texts of any time period.

UPDATED: "Wild Tongues: Concepts of the Untamed in Scholarship, Teaching, Writing, and Beyond" - Abstract Deadline 3/15/10

full name / name of organization: 
2010 University of Texas at San Antonio English Graduate Symposium
contact email: 
utsagradconf@gmail.com

2010 UTSA English Graduate Symposium

The 2010 UTSA English Graduate Student Symposium "Wild Tongues: Concepts of the Untamed in Scholarship, Teaching, Writing, and Beyond.”

CULTURAL STUDIES AND LITERATURE AND OTHERS- 452ºF JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

full name / name of organization: 
452ºF JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE
contact email: 
revista@452f.com

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