category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

[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/

2016 Diversity Conference - “Human Diversity and the Environment – Mapping Difference in the Era of the Anthropocene”

full name / name of organization: 
Common Ground Publishing
contact email: 
support@ondiversity.com

SIXTEENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DIVERSITY IN ORGANIZATIONS, COMMUNITIES & NATIONS
The University of Granada, Granada, Spain
27-29 July 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS

Red River Women's Studies Conference--October 23, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Red River Women's Studies Conference
contact email: 
kandace.creel@mnstate.edu

Women’s and Gender Studies at Minnesota State University Moorhead is pleased to host this year’s gathering of the 15th Annual Red

Imperial Publics

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA / Boston / March 17-20, 2016
contact email: 
mulholland@ncsu.edu; tagathoc@hunter.cuny.edu

This seminar seeks to rethink public sphere theory and the idea of counterpublics through the lens of imperial history and the global circulation of texts along imperial circuits from the eighteenth century through the twentieth.

CFP Books of Blood - Funding bid and collaborative project

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hertfordshire
contact email: 
s.george@herts.ac.uk

CFP: Books of Blood: a cross-disciplinary investigation into blood as representation, symbol, and text in modern culture

Speaking Her Mind: Canadian Women and Public Presence. 20 - 22 October, 2016, University of Calgary

full name / name of organization: 
Aritha van Herk (University of Calgary) / Christl Verduyn (Mount Allison University)
contact email: 
speakinghermind@ucalgary.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS
Speaking Her Mind: Canadian Women and Public Presence
20-22 October 2016
University of Calgary

How are women engaging with public discussion and debate in Canada?

John Steinbeck as an International Writer - San Jose, CA, May 4-6, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Martha Heasley Cox Center for Steinbeck Studies at San Jose State University
contact email: 
nicholas.taylor@sjsu.edu

The International Society of Steinbeck Scholars announces a conference, "John Steinbeck as an International Writer," to be held at the Dr.

[UPDATE] American Literature Association Symposium "Frontiers and Borders in American Literature," Feb. 25-27, 2016

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

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

William Faulkner

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

The American Literature Association is sponsoring a panel on William Faulkner at the American Literature Symposium "Frontiers and Borders in American Literature" to be held from February 25-27, 2016 i

Herman Melville

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

The American Literature Association is sponsoring a panel on Herman Melville at the American Literature Symposium "Frontiers and Borders in American Literature" to be held from February 25-27, 2016 in

Cormac McCarthy

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

The American Literature Association is sponsoring a panel on Cormac McCarthy at the American Literature Symposium "Frontiers and Borders in American Literature" to be held from February 25-27, 2016 in

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