category: cultural studies and historical approaches

Dirty Talk: The Forms and Language of Pleasure - Abstracts Due 1/3/2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin - Madison
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

Dirty Talk:The Forms and Language of Pleasure

The 11th Annual Graduate Conference on Language and Literature
at the University of Wisconsin-Madison // February 26-28, 2015

Readings: a new journal for scholars and readers

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alexandra Berlina
contact email: 
alexandra.berlina@uni-due.de

Readings is a new peer-reviewed open-access journal intended to be read by both scholars and the general public. Like other journals, we look for academic quality and originality.

On-going reminder CALL FOR CONTRIBUTED PAPERS 'STUDIES IN VISUAL ARTS AND COMMUNICATION - AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL' 2nd issue

full name / name of organization: 
“George Enescu” University of Arts from Iasi, Romania.
contact email: 
cristina_moraru@rocketmail.com

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTED PAPERS

'STUDIES IN VISUAL ARTS AND COMMUNICATION - AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL'

2nd issue - Vol1 No2 December 2014

http://journalonarts.org

Trans-Humanities: Glocal Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Ewha Institute for the Humanities, Seoul, Korea
contact email: 
trans@ewha.ac.kr http://eih.ewha.ac.kr

Trans-Humanities is an academic journal for envisioning the new horizon of the humanities.

CFP Issue 7.1 of Digital Defoe: Studies in Defoe & His Contemporaries

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Defoe Society
contact email: 
holly.nelson@twu.ca; keellis@ilstu.edu

Issue 7.1: Digital Defoe: Studies in Defoe & His Contemporaries

UNT Critical Voices Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Students in English Association, University of North Texas
contact email: 
untcriticalvoices2015@gmail.com

The University of North Texas Graduate Students in English Association (GSEA) invites submissions for its annual graduate student conference, to be held March 27-28, 2015.

Gothic and Racism - December 31 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Universitas Press
contact email: 
editorchief@universitaspress.com

CFP Gothic and Racism (Edited volume)

Journal of Heresy Studies - Special Issue on Modernity and Heresy

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for the Study of Heresy
contact email: 
schweizerb@yahoo.com

International Society for the Study of Heresy (http://heresystudies.org)

Journal of Heresy Studies

Special Issue

39th Great Plains Writers’ Conference: panels and readings on writing, environment, and sustainability

full name / name of organization: 
Great Plains Writers’ Conference, South Dakota State University
contact email: 
steven.wingate@sdstate.edu

The 39th Great Plains Writers’ Conference 
March 22-24, 2015
South Dakota State University, Brookings SD.

[UPDATE] Mediating the sacred and secular in the Early Modern and Medieval era

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Colloquium
contact email: 
mfarrarw@umich.edu

The Early Modern Colloquium, a graduate group at the University of Michigan, is seeking submissions for its conference on the conceptualizations of the sacred and secular during the Medieval and Early

[UPDATE / DEADLINE EXTENSION] Violation: Representations in Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University English Department
contact email: 
violationconference@gmail.com

Violation: Representations in Literature and Culture
An Interdisciplinary Conference Sponsored by the McGill University English Department
February 20-22, 2015

Keynote Speaker:

_Feminist Spaces_: Women and Technology

full name / name of organization: 
_Feminist Spaces_
contact email: 
feministspacesjournal@gmail.com

_Feminist Spaces_ is now accepting student submissions for its second issue to be published in March of 2015.

Coastal Plains Graduate Liberal Arts Conference (April 10-11, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Houston
contact email: 
houstonlit@gmail.com

Days of Future Past: Remixing, Revisioning, Reflecting

South Asian Canadian Literature and Culture (special issue for 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
South Asian Review
contact email: 
kdaiya@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
South Asian Canadian Literature and Culture
South Asian Review, the refereed journal of the South Asian Literary Association, invites

Extension or Decentering? Genealogies of postcolonial Diasporas

full name / name of organization: 
Salhia Ben-Messahel / Université Lille 3 France
contact email: 
salhia.benmessahel@univ-lille3.fr

This one-day conference held at the Université Charles-de-Gaulle Lille 3 on 20 March 2015 will interrogate the notions of “otherness” and “sameness” that often recur in post-colonial discour

Rewriting - French and Italian Graduate Conference, U of Pennsylvania (abstracts by 15/1/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
French and Italian Graduate Society, University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
upennfrenchitalian@gmail.com

University of Pennsylvania
French and Italian Graduate Society Conference
March 21, 2015
REWRITING
Keynote speaker: Prof. Lawrence Venuti (Temple University)

Vision: University at Albany 13th Annual EGSO Conference, March 27-28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University at Albany, SUNY
contact email: 
egsoalbany@gmail.com

For our 13th annual conference, the English Graduate Student Organization invites graduate students of all disciplines to submit critical papers and creative works that address vision both literally a

Wooden O Symposium - August 3-5, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Wooden O Symposium, Southern Utah University-Utah Shakespeare Festival
contact email: 
usfeducation@bard.org

The 2015 annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association will be held in conjunction with the Wooden O Symposium at Southern Utah University in Cedar City, Utah, August 3-5.

Literary Exteriors - February 21, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Boston College English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
ernstr@bc.edu

How do we understand exteriors in literature? With critical study often focused on interiority, subjectivity, and soul, the outside is often overlooked or put aside. But what happens when the focus is redirected to exteriors, physicality, materiality—the tangible, ready to be touched surfaces of objects meant to be read?

Romantic Remains (NASSR 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Nicholson (UCLA)
contact email: 
nicholsonm@ucla.edu

Remain(s):
To be left behind after the removal, use, or destruction of some part, number, or quantity.
To continue in the same place or with the same person; to abide, to stay.

Time - Submission due January 31st 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Mediascape Journal University of California Los Angeles
contact email: 
mediascape.meta@gmail.com

Mediascape – META Call for Papers 2015 – Time

TAU: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

full name / name of organization: 
TAU Literary and Visual Arts Journal
contact email: 
tau@lourdes.edu

POETRY
FICTION
CREATIVE NON-FICTION

Email your titled submission to tau@lourdes.edu.

Rules for submission:

Challenging Capital and the Capital: University of Ottawa, June 2 and 3, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Applied Literatures Associaton (CALA)
contact email: 
khewson@mtroyal.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS: Canadian Applied Literature Association (CALA)
University of Ottawa, Tuesday June 2nd and Wednesday June 3rd, 2015

Captivating Criminality 2: Crime Fiction, Traditions and Transgressions. 25- 27 June

full name / name of organization: 
Bath Spa University
contact email: 
r.stewart@bathspa,ac,uk

Crime fiction has traditionally been defined as a distinguishable literary form, but in what ways has this genre evolved?

NEW ACADEMIA: An International Journal of English Language, Literature and Literary Theory (Print ISSN 2277-3967, Online ISSN 23

full name / name of organization: 
Interactions Forum, Pune India
contact email: 
newacademia.if@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

NEW ACADEMIA: An International Journal of English Language, Literature and Literary Theory (ISSN 2277-3967) (PRINT) (Online ISSN 2347-2073)

Impact Factor: 0.978 (2014)

UPDATE: INCS 2015 Mobilities (4/16-19, 2015) CFP deadline 11/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
INCS Interdisciplinary Nineteenth Century Studies
contact email: 
narin.hassan@lmc.gatech.edu

INCS 2015: Mobilities
Loews Hotel, Atlanta, GA
April 16-19, 2015

CONFIRMED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Philippa Levine (UT-Austin) and Priscilla Wald (Duke)

[UPDATE] Mid-20th-Century American Poetry and the Question of Beauty

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association, Boston, May 2015
contact email: 
grieveca@lvc.edu

"Rigor of beauty is the quest," writes Williams in his preface to "Paterson." "But how will you find beauty when it is locked in the mind past all remonstrance?" The Charles Olson Society invites pr

Book Collection--An Indelible Mark: Women and the Work of Todd Haynes (Dec 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Julia Leyda, Sophia University & Theresa Geller, Grinnell College, co-editors
contact email: 
j-leyda@sophia.ac.jp, gellertl@grinnell.edu

An Indelible Mark: Women and the Work of Todd Haynes

Violence Against Black and Brown Bodies - Jan 5, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Sandra E. Weissinger
contact email: 
sweissi@siue.edu

More than physical assaults, violence can take the form of dilapidated neighborhoods, gentrification efforts, economic strangleholds, caste like education systems and other institutionally based inequ

Hip Hop Studies Conference, April 17, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Allen University
contact email: 
ktrumpeter@allenuniversity.edu

Hip Hop Studies Conference
April 17, 2015
Allen University, Columbia, SC

ChLA 2015 Conference, June 18-20, 2015: Depictions of Race in Young Adult Dystopian and Science Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Meghan Gilbert-Hickety & Miranda Green-Barteet/Children's Literature Association
contact email: 
RaceinYAlit@gmail.com

Panel Proposal for 2015 Children's Literature Association Conference: Ambivalent Ambiguities: Depictions of Race in Young Adult
Dystopian and Science Fiction

[UPDATE] Call for Papers IJ-ELTS [January-March, 2015 Issue]

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of English Language and Translation Studies
contact email: 
editor@eltsjournal.org

Call for Papers
IJ-ELTS [January-March, 2015 Issue]

"It's Happening Again": Twenty-Five Years of Twin Peaks (submissions due April 30 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Eric Hoffman and Dominick Grace
contact email: 
diamondjoecity@gmail.com

Call for Papers for "It's Happening Again": 25 Years of Twin Peaks, a proposed edited collection on the television show Twin Peaks.

Radical Writes: Composition, Creative and Critical Writing, and New Media

full name / name of organization: 
Arkansas State University, Southeast Missouri State University, and the Midwest Graduate Students Conference on Writing
contact email: 
kcostello@astate.edu

Radical Writes:
Composition, Creative and Critical Writing, and New Media
Keynote Speaker: Jennifer Finney Boylan

March 12, 13, 14, 2015
Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

Environment, Space, and Place Working Group

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Association
contact email: 
danielgustavanderson@yahoo.com

The Working Group on Environment, Space, and Place of the Cultural Studies Association would like to invite submissions for the 13th Annual Meeting of the Cultural Studies Association (U.S.), to be he

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