category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

CFP: Special Issue of Participations - Perceptions of Censorship

full name / name of organization: 
Clarissa Smith - University of Sunderland / Jason Zenor - State University of NY-Oswego / Mark Mckenna - Glyndwr University
contact email: 
jason.zenor@oswego.edu

Call for Submissions- Participations: Journal of Audience & Reception Studies Special Issue: “Thinking about Censorship Differently”
Expected Publication Date: November 2016 (Vol 13, Issue 2)

Robert Frost's Poetry: Critical Perspectives; December 31, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Journal / Collection of Essays
contact email: 
editorbook.2012@gmail.com

Scholarly papers and essays addressing significant aspects of Robert Frost's poetry and poetics.

THE FANTASTIC NOW: RESEARCH IN THE FANTASTIC IN THE 21st CENTURY

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Research in the Fantastic
contact email: 
gff2016@wwu.de

There is hardly any subject in contemporary literary, cultural, and media studies that is discussed and researched with as much controversy as “the fantastic”.

The Politics of Southeast Asian Contemporary Art - Deadline December 6

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group Conference 2016

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group
contact email: 
dkaloustian@bowiestate.edu

College English Association - Middle Atlantic Group
ANNUAL SPRING CONFERENCE 2016
Call for Papers
“Cultivation”
5 March 2016
Keynote Panel:

Crossings & Intersections

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Studies Student Association (CSSA) at Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
FAUCSSAConference@gmail.com

CROSSINGS & INTERSECTIONS

CSSA at FAU ANNUAL CONFERENCE
April 8-9, 2016
Boca Raton, FL

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2016
EMAIL: FAUCSSAConference@gmail.com

The Future of Human(ity) 22-24 July 2016

full name / name of organization: 
CICAS: Center for Interdisciplinary Collaboration in the Arts and Sciences
contact email: 
sarahw@nipissingu.ca

CICAS, the Center for Interdisciplinary Collaboration in the Arts and Sciences, invites proposals for its inaugural conference on the theme of The Future of Humanity.

Forms of Feeling: Navigating the Affective Turn

full name / name of organization: 
UMass Amherst English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
umassegoconference@gmail.com

Forms of Feeling: Navigating the Affective Turn
April 2, 2016
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Keynote Speaker: Patricia Clough (The Graduate Center, CUNY)

[UPDATE] Habitats and Hazards (11/30/15;2/19/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Natures 2016: an interdisciplinary environmental humanities conference
contact email: 
lgerigui@lasierra.edu,chicks@lasierra.edu

Our theme invites exploration of the habitats and/or hazards of any aspect of humanities studies. Papers may explore the conference theme as applied to the texts of humanities studies (e.g. the hazardous spaces of "Jane Eyre"), or the various crises that threaten the material world now or in the past (e.g. popular culture depictions of pollution). Presenters are invited to (re)frame the terms of the theme in ways relevant to their projects.

Georgia Philological Association: May 20, 2016 Conference and Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia Philological Association (GPA)
contact email: 
lisa.bro@mga.edu

The eleventh annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Middle Georgia State University Conference Center at 100 College Station Drive, Macon, Georgia on Friday,

Commitment and Critique: Contemporary Literature and the Political Imagination

full name / name of organization: 
Editors Dr Blossom N. Fondo (foreverblossom@gmail.com) Dr Adamu Pangmeshi (pangmeshi@gmail.com)
contact email: 
foreverblossom@gmail.com, pangmeshi@gmail.com

It is an undeniable fact that indeed literature has moved from the realm of mere entertainment to one of commitment.

Cartographies of Commons, Community, and Sovereignty

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Spanish and Portuguese - University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
congresograduadoupenn@gmail.com

Abstract Deadline: November 6, 2015
Conference Date: February 5, 2016

Call for Participation: Canadian Society for the Study of Comics Conference, Toronto, May 12-13 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Society for the Study of Comics
contact email: 
csscscebd@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Canadian Society for the Study of Comics (CSSC) 2016

Boundaries and Intersections: Space, Time, Discipline – Proposals by 12/18/15; Conference 2/25/16-2/27/16

full name / name of organization: 
UW-Madison MadLit Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

Boundaries and intersections -- two contrasting metaphors and yet not quite a binary.

Habit Graduate Conference (Rutgers, New Brunswick): DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
Rutgers Long Eighteenth Century Trans-Atlantic Graduate Studies Group
contact email: 
rutgers.18c@gmail.com

"HABIT, my good reader, hath so vast a prevalence over the human mind, that there is scarce anything too strange or too strong to be asserted of it."
-- Henry Fielding, Joseph Andrews.​

Call for Papers Crisis and Transformation: Rethinking Knowledges, Histories, Identities, Technologies. 2016 ASPECT Graduate Con

full name / name of organization: 
The Alliance for Social, Political, Ethical, and Cultural Thought (ASPECT)
contact email: 
aspectconferencevt@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Crisis and Transformation:
Rethinking Knowledges, Histories, Identities, Technologies.

2016 ASPECT Graduate Conference
Friday, April 1 – Saturday, April 2

Call For Papers: YALE INTERASIA CONNECTIONS CONFERENCE: Friday February 27, 2016. Deadline: December 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Yale InterAsia Initiative
contact email: 
inter.asia@yale.edu

Call For Papers: YALE INTERASIA CONNECTIONS CONFERENCE 2016
Friday February 27, 2016
Application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1IxhfvzWOnqiDuAB9gNHXPYtlngLLCCqQpOElunR...

CFP: European Writers in Exile (edited collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Jeff Birkenstein
contact email: 
jbirkenstein@stmartin.edu

We seek essays of 5,000 to 6,000 words for an anthology that explores the work of some of the more popular and/or influential European writers in nineteenth, twentieth- and twenty-first-century exile.

The Nature of Our Humanity

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

The Nature of Our Humanity
(See HERA’s website for an expanded description.)
www.h-e-r-a.org/

[UPDATE] Abstract Deadline Extended: 11/1/15 | 21st Southwest English Symposium, Feb 2nd, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest English Symposium/Arizona State University
contact email: 
swes.asu@gmail.com

Date: February 20th, 2015

Theme: Objects & Commodities

[UPDATE] 2nd Annual Literature and Social Justice Graduate Conference--Deadline extended to Nov. 1

full name / name of organization: 
Lehigh English Department Graduate Program
contact email: 
LSJLehigh@gmail.com

The Lehigh English Department’s second annual Literature and Social Justice Graduate Conference will take place on Lehigh’s campus in Bethlehem, PA, on March 4th-5th, 2016.

Poetry and Poetics (Critical) Proposals by 1 November 2015 For SPACA Conference February 10 - 13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association
contact email: 
shiggins@unm.edu

CFP: Poetry and Poetics (Critical)
Abstract/Proposals by 1 November 2015

For the Southwest Popular / American Culture Association’s 37th Annual Conference.

February 10 - 13, 2016

M Wynn Thomas Essay Prize 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Swansea University
contact email: 
a.v.von.rothkirch@swansea.ac.uk

M. Wynn Thomas Prize 2016

[Update] Disability and the Environment in 20th-Century American Literature (Edited Collection; December 1, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature (edited collection under contract)
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

I am seeking manuscripts to complete an edited collection, _Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature_, which is focused on the intersection between disabili

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Writing Award

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Lillios / University of Central Florida
contact email: 
Anna@ucf.edu

The Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society is sponsoring a writing contest for currently enrolled graduate and undergraduate students.

Journal of Florida Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Lillios / University of Central Florida
contact email: 
Anna@ucf.edu

Call For Papers

29th Annual Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Conference--April 1-2, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Lillios / Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society
contact email: 
Anna@ucf.edu

The 29th Annual MKR Conference
The Florida Yacht Club, Jacksonville, FL
April 1-2, 2016

English Studies and the Marketplace, 4th International Conference, 19- 20 February, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, East West University Dhaka, Bangladesh
contact email: 
ewuenglishconference2016@gmail.com

The all- incorporating yet inequitable disposition of the global marketplace, facilitated by the neoliberal ideologies of profit maximization, have impacted substantially on all academic disciplines i

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended: 2nd Annual Literature and Social Justice Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Lehigh University English Department Graduate Program
contact email: 
LSJLehigh@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO NOVEMBER 1, 2015

Request for book proposals: monographs and edited collections

full name / name of organization: 
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
contact email: 
camilla.harding@cambridgescholars.com

Cambridge Scholars Publishing is an independent academic publisher, committed to providing a forward-thinking publishing service that champions original thinking, whilst ensuring we put our authors at

INVITATION FOR OPEN ACCESS PUBLICATIONS - LAST DATE OCTOBER 31, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
CSC JOURNALS
contact email: 
cscpress@cscjournals.org


INVITATION FOR OPEN ACCESS PUBLICATIONS
http://www.cscjournals.org

Call for Undergraduate Research Papers in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Valley Humanities Review
contact email: 
contact-vhr@lvc.edu

The Valley Humanities Review is currently seeking essays in the humanities for publication in its Spring 2016 Issue.

"Realisms without an Alternative?" Panel - ACCUTE 2016 - Calgary, AB May 28-31

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English
contact email: 
gmiller@mta.ca or brad.congdon@dal.ca

Realisms without an Alternative?
Organizers: Brad Congdon (Dalhousie) and Geordie Miller (Mount Allison)

In-Between: Liminal Spaces in Canadian Literature and Culture [January 10; June 2-4, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Stefan Brandt, Susanne Hamscha, Ulla Kriebernegg, Simon Daniel Whybrew / Department of American Studies & Center of Inter-American Studies, University of Graz
contact email: 
in_between2016@uni-graz.at

Conference to be held on June 2 to 4, 2015 at University of Graz, Austria.

Abstract due: January 10, 2015

"Costs of Abstraction," Natura Graduate Conference, March 25, 2016, Rutgers—New Brunswick

full name / name of organization: 
Natura: The Science and Epistemology Working Group
contact email: 
natura.abstraction@gmail.com

Costs of Abstraction
5th Annual Natura Conference on Science and Epistemology
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, 3/25/2016

Keynote Speaker
Steven Shapin

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