category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Thinking in the Arts-Science Nexus

full name / name of organization: 
Transformations
contact email: 
editor@transformationsjournal.org

CFP: Issue 26

Thinking in the Arts-Science Nexus

Transformations is calling for submissions for Issue 26: Thinking in the Arts-Science Nexus

[Update] CFP Settler Colonial Biopolitics and Indigenous Lifeways, NAISA 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. René Dietrich, Mainz University, Germany
contact email: 
dietricr@uni-mainz.de

7th annual meeting of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA)
June 4-6, 2015
Washington, DC

Panel CFP: Settler Colonial Biopolitics and Indigenous Lifeways

REMINDER (abstracts due 15 October 2014): SOUTHERN STUDIES CONFERENCE, 6-7 February 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Auburn University at Montgomery
contact email: 
jhavard@aum.edu

Now in its seventh year, the AUM Liberal Arts Conference in Southern Studies invites panel and paper proposals on any aspect of Southern literature. Topics may include but are not limited to:

Deeo Naturalism

full name / name of organization: 
ASLE (Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment) June 23-7 2015, Moscow ID; abstracts by Nov 15
contact email: 
hlhsu@ucdavis.edu and hebarda@miamioh.edu

CFP: Deep Naturalism (ASLE conference, June 23-7 2015, Moscow ID; abstracts by Nov 15)

Call for Articles: "Writing Creaturely Lives: Literature, Culture, History" (Abstracts due January 15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Dominik Ohrem
contact email: 
ohremd@gmail.com

We invite proposals for contributions to be included in a projected volume on the notion of “the creaturely” as a way of conceptualizing forms and modes of life within, between, across or beyond species that allow us to challenge or problematize clear-cut notions of the human and the animal

April 1 - 4 2015, New Orleans Any area of Africana including Music, literature, dance, religion,

full name / name of organization: 
Popular culture association
contact email: 
katrina.hazzard@gmail.com

Popular culture Association is seeking papers for the African American Culture section.

[UPDATE] NEMLA 2015 CFP: The Environmental Picaresque: Narrating 'Slow Violence' in the Global South (4/30-5/3, Toronto)

full name / name of organization: 
Stacey Balkan/CUNY Graduate Center
contact email: 
sbalkan@bergen.edu

https://nemla.org/convention/2015/cfp.html#cfp15113

"Expanding Boundaries and Reconceptualizing Text"

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Florida English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
heatherfox@mail.usf.edu

In her 2014 Modern Language Association Presidential Address, “Connective Histories in Vulnerable Times,” Marianne Hirsch reconfigures vulnerability.

39th Annual PAC Conference, 6-7 March 2015 - Blockade Runner Beach Resort, Wilmington, North Carolina

full name / name of organization: 
Philological Association of the Carolinas
contact email: 
Kristin Kiely (kkiely@fmarion.edu), President

The Philological Association of the Carolinas invites you to submit papers related to this year’s theme of cultural production.

Nature in the Age of Defoe: Defoe Society Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Defoe Society; Stephen Gregg
contact email: 
s.gregg@bathspa.ac.uk

Call for proposals for panels and papers.

The fourth biennial conference of the Defoe Society, 22-23 July, 2015, Bath, England.

Lucie Viakinnou-Brinson Kennesaw State University

full name / name of organization: 
Lucie Viakinnou-Brinson
contact email: 
lviakinn@kennesaw.edu

We are now accepting submissions for an edited commissioned book titled: Approaches to Developing Ecological Consciousness in the 21st Century Classroom.

Rationale

Travel and Literature at CEA 2015 (Mar 26-28; Deadline Nov. 1) -- Indianapolis

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association Travel and Literature Area
contact email: 
katrina.quinn@sru.edu

Call for Papers: Travel and Literature at CEA 2015
March 26-28, 2015 | Indianapolis, IN
Hyatt Regency Indianapolis | 1 South Capitol Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46204

SFFTV Special Issue: "Star Trek at 50"

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction Film and Television
contact email: 
gerrycanavan@gmail.com

Science Fiction Film and Television seeks submissions for a special issue on “Star Trek at 50.”

The Pathetic Fallacy and "Animal" Life

full name / name of organization: 
Eric Earnhardt / Case Western Reserve University
contact email: 
ede13@case.edu

The Pathetic Fallacy and “Animal” Life –– A panel at the ASLE 2015 Conference in Moscow, Idaho (Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment)

Jack London Life and Works

full name / name of organization: 
Gina Rossetti/Popular Culture Association National Conference
contact email: 
rossetti@sxu.edu

The Popular Culture Association will hold its national convention in New Orleans, LA April 1-4, 2015. Colleagues are invited to submit paper proposals for any aspect of Jack London's life and works.

[UPDATE] New Approaches to H.D. panel, Louisvile Conference on Lit and Culture since 1900 (deadline now Sept 30)

full name / name of organization: 
H.D. International Society
contact email: 
rawalsh@ncsu.edu

[UPDATE] CFP: Critical Survey special issue on Victorian Science (New Deadline 1 Nov 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Peter Katz
contact email: 
pjkatz@syr.edu

The journal Critical Survey seeks submissions of completed 4000-5000 word articles exploring literary engagements with Victorian sciences.

Harlot Special Issue: Crafting and DIY Rhetorics (2 January 2015 Deadline)

full name / name of organization: 
Harlot: a revealing look at the arts of persuasion (Online Journal)
contact email: 
questions@harlotofhearts.org

Call for Submissions from Harlot: A Revealing Look at the Arts of Persuasion

Special Issue, Spring 2015: Crafting and DIY Rhetorics

2 January 2015 - Submissions Deadline

Guest Editors:

SSAWW Panels at ALA 2015 (Boston, MA May 2015) 3 January 2015 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for the Study of American Women Writers
contact email: 
kallukian@gatech.edu

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SSAWW Panels at ALA 2015 (Boston, MA May 2015) 3 January 2015 Deadline, Contact email: kallukian@gatech.edu

"LITERATURE AND CRISIS"

full name / name of organization: 
Florida International University
contact email: 
literatureandcrisis@gmail.com

LITERATURE AND CRISIS

Department of Modern Languages
Florida International University
Miami, FL
April 9th-10th, 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS

Deadline Reminder: East – West Cultural Passage Journal, 1 October 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Academic Anglophone Society of Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

For the December 2014 issue, East – West Cultural Passage (http://magazines.ulbsibiu.ro/ewcp/index.htm) seeks quality essays in the fields of language (Pragmatics, Semantics, Semiotics, Socio-lingui

Thinking Beyond the Canon: New Themes and Approaches in Jewish Studies

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA
contact email: 
cjs@humnet.ucla.edu

The UCLA Center for Jewish Studies requests paper proposals for a conference for graduate students, post-docs, and recent PhDs on the theme "Thinking Beyond the Canon: New Themes and Approaches in Jew

Volume on Conrad and ecocriticism -- abstracts due 12/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
Jeffrey Mathes McCarthy / University of Utah
contact email: 
j.mccarthy@utah.edu

Announcing a New Call for Papers!
Conrad and Nature: Ecology, Environment and Animals in Joseph Conrad’s Writings

Joint Tenant of the Shade: Environmentalism and Animal Welfare in the Long Eighteenth Century - May 30-June 2 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English (ACCUTE)
contact email: 
kateq@uwindsor.ca

Once a traditional theme of eighteenth-century studies, the study of “Nature” is re-emerging in the light of recent developments in ecocriticism.

[UPDATE] Digital Diversity 2015: Writing | Feminism | Culture DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
MacEwan University and University of Alberta
contact email: 
digdiv2015@gmail.com

How have new technologies transformed literary and cultural histories? How do they enable critical practices of scholars working in and outside of digital humanities?

[UPDATE] EXTENDED DEADLINE Exploring Liminality in Anglophone Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Universidade de Vigo & Association of Young Researchers on Anglophone Studies
contact email: 
asyras2015@uvigo.es

In line with the three previous successful ASYRAS conferences organised at the University of Salamanca and the University of Oviedo, the Department of English, French and German Studies of the Univers

April 2015 Issue - Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Mangrum / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
bmangrum@email.unc.edu

Ethos: A Digital Review of the Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics—an interdisciplinary digital forum and peer-reviewed journal based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill—in

Seed Politics in 21st Century Canadian Literature (U. of Ottawa, May 30-June 2, 2015) - Deadline Nov. 1

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE (Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English) Member-Organized Panel
contact email: 
seedpolitics@gmail.com

Title: Seed Politics in 21st Century Canadian Literature

Organizers: Stephanie Oliver (Western University) and Tania Aguila-Way (University of Ottawa)

Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate Submissions deadline 9/15/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Apollon: eJournal of Undergraduate Research in the Humanities
contact email: 
apollonejournal@gmail.com

Check the website, www.apollonejournal.org, for submission details on publication, or for an application to work with us.

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

“(Im)Materiality in English and Welsh Medieval Culture” (Kalamazoo 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel Helbert
contact email: 
dhelbert [at] alumni.ubc.ca

The recent trend in medieval literary studies to emphasize inanimate objects and materiality as a means of contextualizing or de-emphasizing human and humanist activities has encouraged two, perhaps u

[UPDATE] New Contexts for American Poetry in the 1950's and 1960's

full name / name of organization: 
The Charles Olson Society
contact email: 
jsh115@case.edu

The Charles Olson Society will sponsor a session at the annual Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900, to be held at the University of Louisville, February 26-28, 2015.

Apes, Humans, and Other Primates (Ottawa, ACCUTE 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Marc André Fortin (Université de Sherbrooke)
contact email: 
marc.fortin@usherbrooke.ca

Non-human primates often play the role of “other” to the rational and civilized human animal in literature.

British Society for Literature and Science Tenth Annual Conference, University of Liverpool, 16-18 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Greg Lynall/ University of Liverpool
contact email: 
bsls2015@liverpool.ac.uk

The tenth annual conference of the British Society for Literature and Science will take place at the University of Liverpool, on 16-18 April 2015.

Death in the Cityscape: CRAS Special Issue 01/04/15 (Abst.01/12/14 )

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of American Studies
contact email: 
dcalabre@uwo.ca

Death in the Cityscape: A Special Issue of Canadian Review of American Studies

Issue 9: Spaces of Protest Submission Deadline EXTENDED: September 19, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Media Fields Journal
contact email: 
submissions@mediafieldsjournal.org

Media Fields Journal

Issue 9: Spaces of Protest

Submission Deadline EXTENDED: September 19, 2014

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