category: cultural studies and historical approaches

Uses and Abuses of Aesthetics Today (Feb 18-19; abstracts due Jan 5)

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate students in German Studies, Cornell University
contact email: 
aesthetics.cornell2011@gmail.com

SINN UND SINNLICHKEIT: USES AND ABUSES OF AESTHETICS TODAY
Graduate Student Conference in German Studies
Cornell University
February 18-19, 2011

The Revolution of Time and the Time of Revolution March 25th-26th (Abstract deadline Feb. 1st) Binghamton, NY

full name / name of organization: 
Philosophy, Interpretation, and Culture
contact email: 
pic.conference2011@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Peter Gratton, Assistant Professor of Philosophy
University of San Diego, CA

Sixth Blackfriars Conference, Staunton, VA (October 25-30, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
The American Shakespeare Center
contact email: 
sarahe@americanshakespearecenter.com

In 2011, the American Shakespeare Center’s Education and Research Department will once again host Shakespeareans, scholars and practitioners alike, to explore Shakespeare in the study and Shakespeare on the stage and to find ways that these two worlds – sometime in collision – can collaborate.

"Free to Move About the Country": an Interdisciplinary Conference about Transportation and National Security (March 18, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Analysis of Defense, Intelligence, National Security (CADINS), Cal State Northridge
contact email: 
rolopez@csun.edu

On Friday, March 18, 2011, The Center for the Analysis of Defense, Intelligence, and National Security (CADINS) will host a one-day symposium on National Security and Transportation to be held at a lo

[Update] Hispanic Culture Review - Call for papers (Dec.20th)

full name / name of organization: 
Hispanic Culture Review
contact email: 
hcr@gmu.edu

Hispanic Culture Review is a scholarly journal that publishes narratives, reviews, essays, poetry, drama, and visual art, related to the Hispanic world at George Mason University.

Brown University Department of Slavic Languages - Graduate student conference on "Estrangement"

full name / name of organization: 
Brown University Department of Slavic Languages
contact email: 
Diana Dukhanova

The Slavic Studies Graduate Student Colloquium and the Department of Slavic Languages at Brown University are pleased to announce our upcoming graduate student conference on the subject of Estrangemen

“It must be Nova Scotia”: Negotiating Place in the Writings of Elizabeth Bishop. June 9-12, 2011 Halifax,NS. Deadline JAN 10

full name / name of organization: 
Saint Mary's University / University of King's College
contact email: 
bishopns@dal.ca

To mark the centenary of Elizabeth Bishop’s birth, and to celebrate her contribution to world literature, a special conference will be held 9-12 June 2011 at the University of King's College in Hali

"American Pornographies" Graduate Conference, Leipzig (Germany), April 1-2, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Leipzig
contact email: 
asl-gradconference@uni-leipzig.de

Call for Proposals: "American Pornographies: Consumerism, Sensationalism, and Voyeurism in a Global Context"

March 18-19-- Family Matters: A Graduate Student Conference on Representations of the Family in Literature, Drama and Film

full name / name of organization: 
St. Bonaventure University--Olean, New York
contact email: 
BonaConference@gmail.com

Representations of the family in literature often come freighted with questions of cultural significance, economic arrangement, and political power.

Call for Artists

full name / name of organization: 
Ustinov Intercultural Forum
contact email: 
uif.president@dur.ac.uk

The Ustinov Intercultural Forum is currently seeking additional artists to submit their work for this cultural exhibition which will run at the Old Fulling Mill in Durham, UK from early April to early

[UPDATE] CRITICAL JUNCTURES: America and its Crises April 2nd, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Chesapeake American Studies Association
contact email: 
chasa@gmu.edu

The 2011 meeting of the Chesapeake area chapter of the American Studies Association (CHASA) will be hosted by the Cultural Studies doctoral program at George Mason University, Fairfax VA, Saturday Apr

Business Culture / Corporate Culture Papers, 20- 23 April 2011, San Antonio, Texas

full name / name of organization: 
2011 National Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association Annual Conference
contact email: 
dosborne@scc.spokane.edu

2011 PCA/ACA National Conference
San Antonio, Texas
San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter & Riverwalk Hotels
101 Bowie Street , San Antonio,TX 78205

Wednesday, April 20 - Saturday, April 23

ProQuest / RSAP Article Prize $1,000- submit by Dec. 28th 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Research Society for American Periodicals
contact email: 
kathleen-diffley@uiowa.edu

[UPDATE] Noncanonical Affects (ALA 2011, Boston, 5/26-5/29; proposals by 12/15/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
bsweeney@umassd.edu

American Literature Association
22nd Annual Conference
May 26-29, 2001
Boston, MA

Noncanonical Affects

CFP: Europe on Display (Montreal Sept. 22-24, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
European Cinemas Research Forum and the Project on European Cinemas
contact email: 
europeondisplay2011@gmail.com

EUROPE ON DISPLAY
11th Annual Conference of the European Cinemas Research Forum, in conjunction with the Project on European Cinemas (Montreal).
Montreal, 22-24 September 2011

Platte Valley Review: Forces of Nature [update]

full name / name of organization: 
Platte Valley Review: University of Nebraska at Kearney
contact email: 
pvr@unk.edu

Platte Valley Review will publish a special issue for Spring 2011. The theme, Forces of Nature, should be interpreted as contributor wishes.

[UPDATE] : "Borderlines": A Graduate Conference at the University of Maryland, College Park, March 11-12, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Maryland, College Park
contact email: 
geoconference@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED
Call for Papers:
4th Annual GEO Conference
“Borderlines”
University of Maryland, College Park
March 11-12, 2011

Breaking Out of the Box: Redefining Masculinity

full name / name of organization: 
National Organization for Men Against Sexism
contact email: 
pkunze@fsu.edu

NOMAS: NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR MEN AGAINST SEXISM
36TH ANNUAL NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MEN & MASCULINITY

Breaking Out of the Box: Redefining Masculinity

Florida State University

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association - Joint Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Joint Conference
San Antonio, Texas
April 20-23, 2011
Marriott Rivercenter
101 Bowie Street

[UPDATE] Civil War Literature Panel, American Literature Association (ALA 2011 May 26-29, Boston, MA)

full name / name of organization: 
Leslie Crowell
contact email: 
crowell2@illinois.edu

Despite the Civil War’s lasting impact on popular culture in the U.S., the literature of the Civil War period remains an understudied area of nineteenth-century American literary studies.

Revolution! A Regional Graduate Student Literature Conference. April 2, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Christina Hauck, Department of English, Kansas State University
contact email: 
gs_litcon@ksu.edu

At our inaugural Kansas State University Regional Graduate Student Conference in Literature, we will explore the ways in which revolutions of all kind have affected (and continue to affect) our discip

Asian American Literature and the Environment: Call for Chapter Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Dr L Fitzsimmons CSUDH
contact email: 
lfitzsimmons@csudh.edu

Chapter proposals for a collection on Asian American literature and the environment currently being considered.

CEA-MAG "Fortunes & Misfortunes" 5 March 2011

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association - Middle Atlantic Group
contact email: 
Linda DiDesidero - ldidesidero@umuc.edu

Announcing a call for papers for the CEA-MAG Annual Spring Conference, "Fortunes & Misfortunes," at Montgomery College, Rockville, MD on 5 March 2011. Deadline for proposals: December 15.

Iranian Immigrant Women in Canada:Economic Security Among Iranian Immigrant Lone Mothers( Oct 19th, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Giti Eghbal Kalvir, Simon Fraser University
contact email: 
gea3@sfu.ca

Abstract

The Sixties--National PCA/ACA-Deadline December 15

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Carmichael
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

The Sixties: The Culture, The Movements, and The Summer of Love

Deadline for proposal submissions is December 15.

Deleuze and Photography

full name / name of organization: 
Rhizomes
contact email: 
dmk209@lehigh.edu

Rhizomes Special Issue: Deleuze and Photography

[SECOND CALL] Call for Chapter Proposals--Social Software and the Evolution of User Expertise, December 31, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Tatjana Takseva, Saint Mary's University
contact email: 
Tatjana.Takseva@SMU.ca

CALL FOR CHAPTER PROPOSALS
Proposal Submission Deadline December 31, 2010

Social Software and the Evolution of User Expertise: Future

Empowerment and the Sacred: An Inter-disciplinary Conference, University of Leeds, 24th - 26th June 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Shivani Rajkomar and Lori Shelbourn, University of Leeds
contact email: 
organisers@empowermentandthesacred.com

2nd Annual Conference of the Gesellschaft für Fantastikforschung

full name / name of organization: 
Gesellschaft für Fantastikforschung
contact email: 
lars.schmeink@uni-hamburg.de

EUROFAN: New Directions of the European Fantastic After the Cold War

Second Annual Conference of the Gesellschaft für Fantastikforschung (GFF)

Eastern European Culture- Call for Papers for the 2011 PCA/ ACA

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/ American Culture Association
contact email: 
phoboes2000@yahoo.com

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: SESSIONS, PANELS, PAPERS
Eastern European Culture
NATIONAL POPULAR CULTURE & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATIONS 2011 JOINT CONFERENCE
April 20- 23, 2011

UPDATE/Extended Deadline: Echoes: Across Disciplines, Texts, and Times March 18-19, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Duquesne University/English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
echoesconference@gmail.com

Echoes: Across Disciplines, Texts, and Times
March 18-19, 2011

The Conference On The Conference [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Simon Fraser University School for the Contemporary Arts The Conference On The Conference Organization Committee
contact email: 
submissions@theconferenceontheconference.ca

THE CONFERENCE
ON
THE CONFERENCE

The San Joaquin Valley Journal Spring 2011 Issue

full name / name of organization: 
San Joaquin Valley Journal
contact email: 
adorsey@csustan.edu

The San Joaquin Valley Journal is accepting submissions for the Spring 2011 issue.

Third Annual Graduate and Undergraduate Student Conference on Literature, Composition, and Rhetoric, April 1st and 2nd

full name / name of organization: 
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Sigma Tau Delta - Xi Alpha chapter
contact email: 
xialpha.utc.conference@gmail.com.

We are welcoming graduate and undergraduate student papers or full panel proposals that address any area of literature (British, American, world, colonial and post-colonial, medieval, modern, contempo

[UPDATE] CFP Digital Poster Session (SHARP July 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
SHARP 2011
contact email: 
katherine.harris@sjsu.edu

CALL FOR POSTERS -- UPDATED: Due 12/1

Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing International Conference
Washington DC
July 14 - July 17, 2011

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