category: cultural studies and historical approaches

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

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

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