category: cultural studies and historical approaches

Social Theory Forum

full name / name of organization: 
Social Theory Forum
contact email: 
SocialTheoryProposals@libraryofsocialscience.com

We wish to draw your attention to a dynamic conference coming up at the
University of Massachusetts, Boston in April 2011—seeking papers on
all aspects of contemporary social theory.

Breaking Boundaries: Body Politics and the Dynamics of Difference March 4-5, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Lawrence College Women's History Graduate Program
contact email: 
tjames@sarahlawrence.edu

Breaking Boundaries: Body Politics and the Dynamics of Difference

a Conference at Sarah Lawrence College
Bronxville, New York
March 4-5, 2011
Free and Open to the Public

Keynote Speaker:

Possibilities of the New: The Subject of Truth in Psychoanalysis - April 22-23, 2011; abstracts due Feb. 1, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Cornell University Psychoanalysis Reading Group
contact email: 
PARGconference@gmail.com

Edited Book in American Multicultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Sherrow Pinder, Ph.D.
contact email: 
spinder@csuchico.edu

Papers concerning issues in American Multicultural Studies are now being sought for an edited volume, which is under contract with Sage Publications.

Emily Dickinson International Society at ALA 2011--1/15/2011 Deadline for Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Dickinson International Society
contact email: 
satingley@ysu.edu

The Emily Dickinson International Society will sponsor two sessions at the 2011 American Literature Association Annual Conference.

Composing Live(s): Writing the Self and the Other within the Disciplines - March 25, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Miami University English Graduate Student and Adjunct Association
contact email: 
MEGAAblog@gmail.com

The 8th Annual Miami University English Graduate Student and Adjunct Association Symposium

Composing Live(s): Writing the Self and the Other within the Disciplines

Mediascape Spring 2011 Issue: Space in Cinema, Media, and Digital Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Mediascape, UCLA's Online Journal for Film, Television, and Digital Media
contact email: 
mediascape@tft.ucla.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS - SPRING 2011 ISSUE

THE GENRES OF AMERICAN TRAVEL WRITING

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing, American Literature Association
contact email: 
Volkmer, Jon [jvolkmer@ursinus.edu] or Vogel, Andrew [ vogel@kutztown.edu]

The Society for American Travel Writing invites proposals for papers that examine the overlap between Travel Writing and other Genres for the 2011 American Literature Association Conference, May 26-9,

ECO-TRAVEL WRITING BEFORE THERE WAS ECOTRAVEL

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing, American Literature Association
contact email: 
Volkmer, Jon [jvolkmer@ursinus.edu] or Vogel, Andrew [vogel@kutztown.edu]

The Society for American Travel Writing invites proposals for papers on the topic of “Eco-Travel Writing” for the 2011 American Literature Association Conference, May 26-9, 2011 in Boston.

Reality Television Division - CFP - SW/TX PCA/ACA Conference 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Bradley Lane-- Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association 32nd Annual Conference
contact email: 
blane@sccd.ctc.edu

April 20-23, 2011 • San Antonio, TX
San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter
101 Bowie Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: 1.210.223.1000

Religion and Secularity in Contemporary European Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
Costica Bradatan
contact email: 
bradatan@hotmail.com

"Religion and Secularity in Contemporary European Cinema"

7-8 October, 2011
Barcelona, Spain

CALL FOR PAPERS

Sites of Citizenship--10 June 2011

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
jason.j.narlock@kcl.ac.uk

This one-day conference seeks to bring together interdisciplinary scholarship illuminating the ways in which the ‘spatial turn’ towards site-specific research is informing discussions of citizensh

[UPDATED] Apocalypse Literature Panel, American Literature Association

full name / name of organization: 
Amanda Wicks, Louisiana State University
contact email: 
awicks4@lsu.edu

Apocalypse Literature Panel Proposal
American Literature Association Conference
May 26-29, 2011

Echoes of Trauma: Exploring the Intersections of Trauma and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
LSU English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
lsumardigrasconference@gmail.com

21st Annual Mardi Gras Conference at Louisiana State University
Hosted by the English Graduate Student Association
March 3 – 4, 2011

Keynote Address by Dr. Shoshana Felman, Emory University

[UPDATE] [Pre]Occupations: Working, Seizing, Dwelling (Saturday, April 16th, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English at the University of Rhode Island
contact email: 
uriconference2011@gmail.com


[Pre]Occupations: Working, Seizing, Dwelling (Saturday, April 16th, 2011)
A Graduate Conference hosted by the Department of English at the University of Rhode Island

Henry James Society/ ALA--May 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

Voice in Henry James

Henry James Society/ ALA--May 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

James’s form after formalism

Worldly James: MLA 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

Worldly James

The Caribbean in Popular Culture and Popular Culture in the Caribbean

full name / name of organization: 
The College English Association-Caribbean Chapter
contact email: 
ricia.chansky@upr.edu

Call for Papers

Popular Culture in the Caribbean and the Caribbean in Popular Culture

Film Locations: Cities of the Imagination, Paris

full name / name of organization: 
Intellect books
contact email: 
pariscityofimagination@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Film Locations: Cities of the Imagination, a new film series to be published by Intellect Books, seeks contributors to the Paris volume.

[UPDATE] Transformations deadline December 30, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association [HERA]
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

HERA (Humanities Education and Research Association) is exploring
Transformations that occur in four groupings or "streams"; transformative

[UPDATE] Deadline Approaching -- 12/15/10: Pedagogies and the Profession

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Joint Conference
contact email: 
ldonovan@unm.edu

Call for Papers: Pedagogies and the Profession

PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Joint Conference
April 20-23, 2011
San Antonio, TX

VIVA V.E.R.D.I.: Music from Risorgimento to the Unification of Italy, Pistoia 15-17 September 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
msala@adparnassum.org

VIVA V.E.R.D.I.: Music from Risorgimento to the Unification of Italy

International Conference
ORGANISED BY: Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, Lucca; Municipality of Pistoia

DATES: 15-17 September 2011
LOCATION: Pistoia (Italy), San Giorgio Library

ORCHESTRAL CONDUCTING IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, La Spexzia 14-16 July 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
rilliano@muzioclementi.com

ORCHESTRAL CONDUCTING IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

ORGANISED BY:
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, Lucca;
Palazzetto Bru Zane, Venice
Società dei Concerti, La Spezia;

DATES: 14-16 July 2011
LOCATION: La Spezia (Italy), CAMeC (Centre for Modern and Contemporary Art)

International Conference on Psychology and the Arts, Denmark, Roskilde University near Copenhagen, June 22-26, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
PsyArt Foundation
contact email: 
agordon@ufl.edu

We are pleased to announce that the International Conference on Psychology and the Arts will be held at Roskilde University, Denmark, close to Copenhagen, June 22-26, 2011.

Shakespeare and Early Modern Emotion Conference, 29 June - 1 July 2011

full name / name of organization: 
The Andrew Marvell Centre, University of Hull
contact email: 
r.meek@hull.ac.uk

Shakespeare and Early Modern Emotion

An International and Interdisciplinary Conference

29 June – 1 July 2011

The Andrew Marvell Centre, The University of Hull

Madness and Monstrosity in Nineteenth-Century American Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Cindy Murillo/Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
cmurillo@tnstate.edu

This panel on nineteenth century American literature seeks papers that explore notions of madness and monstrosity, broadly defined, for an upcoming session at the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Associ

International Symposium "Children and Childhood in the English Renaissance" / Univ. of Siegen (Germany) / 10-11 February 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Universitaet Siegen / Anglistik II
contact email: 
am.englit-si@muelleranja.eu AND drenkov@anglistik.uni-siegen.de

Despite the fact that the terms “child” and “childhood” have inspired scholars of various disciplines and ages, the representation of childhood in the time of the English Renaissance remains a

Ravenna is online

full name / name of organization: 
http://www.oscholars.com/Ravenna/ravennahub.htm
contact email: 
luca.caddia@katamail.com

Ravenna (ISSN 2045-5127) is an online interdisciplinary journal devoted to the relationship between nineteenth-century Britain and Italy.

Literature, Faith, and Metamorphosis: Transformative

full name / name of organization: 
2011 West Regional Conference on Christianity & Literature, Vanguard University of Southern California
contact email: 
vuccl [at] ymail.com

http://vanguardccl.wordpress.com/

Monster Classics, 2011 ACCUTE conference May 28-31 Fredericton, NB

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE
contact email: 
kai.hainer@utoronto.ca and camilla@eckbo.ca

That Pride and Prejudice would inspire a zombie rewriting was perhaps surprising to Austen fans and critics, but "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" has itself inspired enough monstrous mash-ups from

Monster Classics, 2011 ACCUTE conference May 28-31 Fredericton, NB

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE
contact email: 
kai.hainer@utoronto.ca and camilla@eckbo.ca

That Pride and Prejudice would inspire a zombie rewriting was perhaps surprising to Austen fans and critics, but "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" has itself inspired enough monstrous mash-ups from

2nd Global Conference: Revenge - Probing the Boundaries (July, 2011: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
rev2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Revenge - Probing the Boundaries

Saturday 16th July 2011 - Monday 19th July 2011
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Papers

Working Through Psychoanalysis: Freud’s Legacy in Art, Cinema, Literature and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leeds
contact email: 
workingthroughpsychoanalysis@gmail.com

An interdisciplinary conference at the University of Leeds, UK
15–17 April, 2011

Guest speakers
DM Thomas,author of The White Hotel
Professor David Lomas, University of Manchester

Free Books for Review - No Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania Literary Journal/ Anaphora Literary Press
contact email: 
pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

Are you interested in receiving a free book from the publisher in exchange for writing a thorough 1,200-1,600 word review of the book?

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