category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Touching the Body in Pieces: Affective Ecologies of the Modern Body (NeMLA- March 2016, Hartford, CT) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
North East Modern Language Association
contact email: 
molly_hall@my.uri.edu or kara_watts@my.uri.edu

The Wenshan Review (ISSN: 2077-1218): Launch of its new website & call for submissions

full name / name of organization: 
The Wenshan Review of Literature and Culture
contact email: 
wsreview@nccu.edu.tw

The Wenshan Review of Literature and Culture, issued both in print and online versions, is excited to announce the launch of its new website: www.wreview.org .

NEW ACADEMIA: An International Journal of English Language, Literature & Literary Theory Print ISSN 2277-3967 E- ISSN: 2347-2073

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

CALL FOR PAPERS

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

VOl. IV Issue IV OCT. 2015

[UPDATE] ACLA 2016, Harvard: Images of Science in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Catalina Florina Florescu, Pace University
contact email: 
fflorescu@pace.edu or ravaseala@gmail.com

This seminar investigates the views man has expressed about the impact of technology and science across recorded history.

Wreck Park Journal is Open for Submissions for Winter Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Wreck Park Journal
contact email: 
wreckpark.criticism@gmail.com

WRECK PARK: A Journal of Interesting Fictions, Interested Criticism

Crip Futurities: The Then and There of Disability Studies (Feb. 11-12, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Michigan Disability Studies Group
contact email: 
CRIPFUTURE2016@gmail.com

Crip Futurities: The Then and There of Disability Studies
keynote speakers: Ellen Samuels (UW-Madison) and Alison Kafer (Southwestern)

February 11-12, 2016
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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

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.

[UPDATE: Proposals due November 1st, 2015] Intense Humanity: Politicizing Technicity, or Re-Feeling the Post-Human

full name / name of organization: 
Sam Kolodezh and Bryan Reynolds
contact email: 
skolodez@uci.edu

Intense Humanity:
Politicizing Technicity, or Re-Feeling the Post-Human

SPECTRA Journal submissions open for Issue 5.1

full name / name of organization: 
SPECTRA (the Social, Political, Ethical, and Cultural Theory Archives) Journal
contact email: 
editor@spectrajournal.org

Initial abstracts due: October 15, 2015
Contributors informed of decision no later than: October 22, 2015
Full submissions due: December 1, 2015

Religion in the Age of Enlightenment [annual]

full name / name of organization: 
RAE
contact email: 
brett_mcinelly@byu.edu

Religion in the Age of Enlightenment (RAE). now in its fifth volume, is a scholarly annual published by AMS Press.

[Extended Deadline]- Two Panel Call For Papers - Border Crossings and Revolutions

full name / name of organization: 
2016 Irish Association for American Studies/British Association of American Studies Conference
contact email: 
Jennifer Andrews (jandrews@unb.ca) and Richard Cole (rich.cole@ualberta.ca).

Two Panel Call For Papers at the 2016 Irish Association for American Studies/British Association of American Studies Conference at Queen’s University, Belfast (7-9 April 2016)

[UPDATE] New Frontiers in the American West (Submission Deadline: September 30, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
Kyle Wiggins kwiggins@bu.edu

Ecospeak and Ecocriticism - Thematic Issue

full name / name of organization: 
L'Analisi Linguistica e Letteraria - Academic Journal
contact email: 
ecopoetique@gmail.com

CFP: "Ecospeak and Ecocriticism: What Reciprocity Between Humanity and the Planet?"

Control: The 10th SLSAeu conference. Stockholm June 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Frida Beckman, Department of English, Stockholm University, Sweden
contact email: 
info@control2016.com

The 10th SLSAeu conference, Stockholm, June 14-17, 2016

Theme: Control
Website: control2016.com

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

[UPDATE-DATE CHANGE] Transitions and Transactions III: Literature and Journalism Pedagogies in Community Colleges April 1-2,2016

full name / name of organization: 
Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY
contact email: 
mbarrow@bmcc.cuny.edu and msteinkoler@bmcc.cuny.edu

We invite Community College faculty to send proposals for the April 1-2, 2016 conference presented by Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York, English Department.

"Hauntings" / NeMLA panel, March 17-20, Hartford, CT

full name / name of organization: 
Alla Ivanchikova (Hobart and William Smith Colleges) Monika Giacoppe (Ramapo College)
contact email: 
ivanchikova@.hws.edu, mgiacopp@ramapo.edu

Description: In recent years, haunting has been theorized as a temporal aberration, as a form of memory (involuntary memory), as spectrality, as an absence, and as a structure of feeling (affect).

"World Literature Assignment Exchange" /NeMLA roundtable / March 17-20 Hartford, CT

full name / name of organization: 
Monika Giacoppe and Alla Ivanchikova
contact email: 
ivanchikova@hws.edu, mgiacopp@ramapo.edu

NB: NeMLA guidelines allow participants to present both at a roundtable AND at a regular panel/ seminar.

[REMINDER] Twice the Glory, Twice the Fear: Critical Approaches to Sheila Watson’s The Double Hook

full name / name of organization: 
Brady Harrison
contact email: 
brady.harrison@mso.umt.edu

Twice the Glory, Twice the Fear:
Critical Approaches to Sheila Watson’s The Double Hook

Emily Dickinson International Society at ALA 2016--1/1/2016 deadline for proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Kohler / Emily Dickinson International Society
contact email: 
mkohler@tulane.edu

The Emily Dickinson International Society will sponsor two sessions at the 2016 American Literature Association Annual Conference. ALA conference will be held in San Francisco, May 26-29, 2016.

[REMINDER] American Literature Association Symposium: Frontiers and Borders in American Literature, February 25-27, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Steven Frye/American Literature Association
contact email: 
sfrye@csub.edu

Proposals are welcome on a range of topics related to varied conceptions of the frontier and American borderlands, including but not limited to nineteenth and twentieth-century narratives of th

ACLA Seminar: "Forms of Passivity", March 17-20 2016, Harvard U; Abstracts due Sept 23

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
dadamosm@mcmaster.ca; garcicl@mcmaster.ca

In a context where the active (voice, body, citizen) remains the privileged mode of life, the possibility of imagining passivity as a political alternative has been a major lure for critical and polit

Bodies at Work: Reimagining the Lines of (Re)Production

full name / name of organization: 
UTA English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
bodiesatwork2016@gmail.com

Bodies at Work: Reimagining the Lines of (Re)Production
April 7-8, 2016, The University of Texas at Arlington
Submission Deadline: December 31, 2015

NEMLA 2016 CfP: New Directions in Queer Nineteenth-Century American Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Timothy Griffiths / The Graduate Center, CUNY
contact email: 
tgriffiths@gradcenter.cuny.edu

In his 2003 collection of essays Deep Gossip, Henry Abelove suggests that queer studies and American studies, at a fundamental level, have always grappled with the same questions and concepts: an inte

Jack London Society 13th Biennial Symposium, September 15-17, 2016, Napa Valley College, Napa Valley, California

full name / name of organization: 
The Jack London Society
contact email: 
kbrandt@scad.edu

The 13th Biennial Jack London Society Symposium will be held at Napa Valley College, September 15-17, 2016 in Napa Valley, California.

[UPDATE] SHAKESPEAREAN JOYCE / JOYCEAN SHAKESPEARE 1-2-3 Feb 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The James Joyce Italian Foundation - University of Rome 3
contact email: 
joyceconference@gmail.com

The IX James Joyce Italian Foundation Conference in Rome

Conference Date: February 1-2-3, 2016
DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: November 5, 2015

Memory and Representation area of the PCA/ACA, Seattle, WA, March 22-25, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
terry.cochran@umontreal.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS

[UPDATE] (Re)worlding Jules Verne [Proposed seminar - ACLA Annual Meeting - March 17-20, 2016, Harvard University REMINDER ]

full name / name of organization: 
Etienne Charriere, University of Michigan
contact email: 
etiechar@umich.edu

The global character of Jules Verne’s fiction requires no demonstration.

CFP: Languages, Cultures and Gender (11-13 May 2016) Ege University, Izmir/TURKEY

full name / name of organization: 
Ege University, Izmir/TURKEY
contact email: 
egeadikam@gmail.com

The conference theme covers issues relating to gender with special emphasis on how language and culture defines, affects, influences, shapes and visualises gender in a wide spectrum ranging from the i

Submissions Invited to The T. S. Eliot Studies Annual

full name / name of organization: 
Clemson University Press
contact email: 
tseannual@clemson.edu

Clemson University Press is pleased to invite essay submissions of approximately 7,000 words to the T. S. Eliot Studies Annual.

SSAWW Panels at ALA 2016 (San Francisco, CA May 2016) 4 January 2016 Deadline

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

The Society for the Study of American Women Writers will host two panels at the American Literature Association Conference (May 2016, San Francisco).

"Alt + Shift: Unlocking Alternative Methodologies and Marginal Positions"; March 3 - March 5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
7th Biennial NEXUS Conference (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)
contact email: 
utnexus@gmail.com

Call for Papers for the 7th Biennial NEXUS Conference at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville

When: Thursday, March 3 – Saturday, March 5, 2016

CFP SEMINAR ESSE 2016 WOMEN ON THE MOVE

full name / name of organization: 
EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF ENGLISH
contact email: 
spellice@unizar.es

We would be very happy to welcome your contributions for the Seminar "Women on the Move: Diasporic Bodies, Diasporic Memories.Constructing Femininity in the Transitional and Transnational Era in Conte

GRFDT National Conference on Migration, Diaspora and Development

full name / name of organization: 
Global Research Forum on Diaspora and Transnationalism
contact email: 
nationalconference@grfdt.com

Call for Papers & Participation

National Conference on Migration, Diaspora and Development

Venue: India International Centre, 40, Max Mueller Marg New Delhi

FOOD & CULTURE

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

Individual paper and panel proposals that explore topics connected to food, eating, and cooking in literature, film, and other popular and American culture are now being accepted for the 37 th annual

European Popular Culture and Literature-Submission Deadline: 11/01/15

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

Call for Papers: European Popular Culture and Literature
37th Annual Conference February 10 – 13, 2016
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
http://southwestpca.org/

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