category: ecocriticism and environmental studies

Ernest Hemingway

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

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

James Fenimore Cooper

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

The American Literature Association is sponsoring a panel on James Fenimore Cooper at the American Literature Association Symposium "Frontiers and Borders in American Literature" to be held from Feb 2

LIMINAL BALKANS; [sic] - a journal of literature, culture and literary translation, issue 12; submission deadline 31 Dec. 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Zadar, Croatia
contact email: 
sic.journal.contact@gmail.com

[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation invites submissions for the upcoming 12th issue titled Liminal Balkans:

IJHCS Call for Papers (Volume 2, Issue 3, December 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926)
contact email: 
ijhcs.chief.editor@gmail.com

The International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies (ISSN 2356-5926) invites original, unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of humanities, anthropology, business

ACLA 2016: 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.

[UPDATE] Bodies of Care: Somaesthetics of Vulnerability

full name / name of organization: 
Bodies of Care: Somaesthetics of Vulnerability / The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture, Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
bodymindculture@fau.edu

The Center for Body, Mind, and Culture invites proposals for papers to be presented at a 2-day conference, January 28–29, 2016, at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton.

Lateral: The Journal of the Cultural Studies Association (Articles due: November 15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies Association
contact email: 
Eero Laine (eero.email@gmail.com) and Stefanie A. Jones (sjones@gradcenter.cuny.edu)

CALL FOR PAPERS FOR MAY 2016 ISSUE

http://csalateral.org/wp/contribute/

Lateral: The Journal of the Cultural Studies Association

NeMLA 2016, "Sound Studies in Literature" Roundtable

full name / name of organization: 
Shawn M. Higgins / University of Connecticut
contact email: 
shawn.higgins@uconn.edu

This roundtable proposal seeks to expand the conversation on sound studies in literature.

Greening the Gap: Rhetoric, Literature, and the Environment

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
https://www.cfplist.com/nemla/Home/S/15602

Tensions between rhetoric and literary studies are long-standing. For example, poetry and other types of literary texts were subsumed by rhetoric for the greater part of two millennia.

Assessment in Composition & Literature Courses; deadline, Nov. 1, 2015; conference dates, 3/30-4/2, 2016, Denver, CO

full name / name of organization: 
Charles A. S. Ernst/College English Association
contact email: 
Proposals, www.cea-web.org; queries, cernst@hilbert.edu

• What Do Students Learn & How Do We Know They Have Learned It?: Closing the Loop Through Assessment in Composition & Literature Courses

Accommodating Disability Through Accessibility in Eng. Classroom; deadline, 11/1/15; conference dates, 3/30-4/2/16, Denver, CO

full name / name of organization: 
Charles A. S. Ernst/College English Association
contact email: 
Proposals, www.cea-web.org; queries, cernst@hilbert.edu

Universal Design & Other Challenges: Accommodating Disability Through Accessibility in the English Classroom

Service Learning in English Courses; proposal deadline Nov. 1, 2015; conference dates, 3/30-4/1, 2016, Denver, CO

full name / name of organization: 
Charles A. S. Ernst, College English Association
contact email: 
Proposals, www.cea-web.org; queries, cernst@hilbert.edu

Service Learning in English Courses—Composition and Literature: How Far Have We Come?

Studies in Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature (Open Access)

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature
contact email: 
lakanost@ksu.edu

Studies in Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature invites submissions for its Winter 2016 and Winter 2017 open issues.

Contemporary Dystopian Fiction (abstracts due Dec 1, 2015; collection of essays)

full name / name of organization: 
John J. Han, C. Clark Triplett & Ashley G. Anthony
contact email: 
hanjn@mobap.edu; triplett@mobap.edu

Previously unpublished critical essays are being sought for a new volume tentatively entitled Illusory Visions: Dystopian Themes in Contemporary Fiction.

[UPDATE] Fictional Economies: Inequality and Novel, Essay collection with forward by Rami Shamir, author of TRAIN TO POKIPSE

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Donica/Bronx Community College, CUNY
contact email: 
fictionaleconomies@gmail.com

Fictional Economies: Inequality and the Novel

Joseph Donica is an Assistant Professor of English at Bronx Community College.

JOSAAC: AN ANNUAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF SCIENCE,ARTS AND COMMERCE, PUBLICATION CELL, DKD COLLEGE, DERGAON

full name / name of organization: 
JOSAAC: AN ANNUAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF SCIENCE,ARTS AND COMMERCE, PUBLICATION CELL, DKD COLLEGE, DERGAON
contact email: 
josaacdkdc@gmail.com

JOSAAC AN ANNUAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF SCIENCE, ARTS AND COMMERCE, PUBLICATION CELL, DKD COLLEGE, DERGAON, ASSAM (ISSN 2348-0602) invites article submissions by for its January' 2016 Issue.

Craft Critique Culture: Bridging Divides (April 8-9, 2016: Iowa City, Iowa)

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Nesbit / Lydia Maunz-Breese / Heidi Renée Aijala (University of Iowa)
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

16th Annual Craft Critique Culture Graduate Conference
April 8-9, 2016
Bridging Divides
University of Iowa

Roundtable: Breaching Boundaries Amongst Black Diasporic and Queer Communities

full name / name of organization: 
46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
embarrett858@gmail.com & echanzatorres@westminstercollege.edu

This roundtable discussion seeks participants whose work rethinks the relationship between Black diasporic and queer activism in academic spaces.

Violence in Contemporary European Cinema--ACLA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Kingsborough CC
contact email: 
mefilimon@yahoo.com

This seminar seeks to examine the representation of violence, in its public and private manifestations, in contemporary European cinema.

Dollars and Desire: Capitalism, Oppression, and the Racial Other

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast MLA (NeMLA)
contact email: 
uhurua@stjohns.edu

Gastronomy, Culture, and the Arts: A Scholarly Exchange of Epic Portions (March 12-13, 2016), University of Toronto Mississauga

full name / name of organization: 
Gastro Conference, Department of Language Studies
contact email: 
gastroconference.utm@utoronto.ca

“Foodies consider food to be an art, on a level with painting or drama" (The Official Foodie Handbook, Paul Levy, Ann Barr, 1984).

CFP Encylopedia of Spanish Literature Film Adaptations

full name / name of organization: 
Salvador Jimenez Murguia, PhD Akita Internaitonal University
contact email: 
smurguia@aiu.ac.jp

Encyclopedia of Spanish Literature Film Adaptations

Cities of the Future - NeMLA Conference 2016 - Hartford, CT

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew Lambert / Carnegie Mellon University
contact email: 
mmlamber@andrew.cmu.edu

This panel seeks to explore representations of futuristic cities from all periods in American literature, film, and other cultural mediums.

UPDATE: Use, Abuse, Abstinence: Reading Alcohol in Literature | NEMLA 2016, March 17-20 | Submission Deadline Sept. 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
odonnellb12@gmail.com

This panel calls for papers that stake a claim in the cultural significance of representing alcohol or alcohol consumption. How do these representations relate to alcoholism as a disease and the alcoholic as an identity category? Does the text evaluate alcohol abuse morally or politically? Do communities organized around alcohol consumption facilitate social movements based on class, race, sexuality, or gender?

The Second Asian Symposium on Education, Equity and Social Justice - EQUIS 2015

full name / name of organization: 
ESD Focus
contact email: 
secretariat@esdfocus.org

Global initiatives, such as Millennium Development Goals, have made some headway in bringing education and social justice issues to the forefront of mainstream discussion, such as universal primary ed

European Popular Culture and Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association-Submission Deadline: 11/01/15
contact email: 
M. Catherine Jonet

37th Annual Conference February 10 – 13, 2016
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
http://southwestpca.org/
Submission Deadline: 11/01/15
Conference Hotel:

Habits of Imagining - March 17-20, Hartford

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA
contact email: 
eanderso@buffalo.edu

In the Portlandia sketch “Is This Chicken Local?” Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein satirize how narratives of innocence related to food production (e.g.

The Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture, Feb. 18-20, 2016, University of Louisville

full name / name of organization: 
Alan Golding, Conference Director; Travis Henretty, Conference Coordinator
contact email: 
alan.golding@louisville.edu; travis.henretty@louisville.edu

The 44th. annual Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900

Feb. 18-20, 2016

Guest speakers: Rodrigo Toscano, Johanna Drucker, Mat Johnson, Lisa Gitelman

The City in the Life Narratives of the Global South

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA panel
contact email: 
rsaid1@binghamton.edu gretchen.head@yale-nus.edu.sg

In Speech Genres and Other Late Essays, Mikhail Bakhtin insists on the “sharp and categorical boundary line between the actual world of representation and the world represented in the work of art.

Exploring the Medieval Imaginative Landscape

full name / name of organization: 
Rose Sawyer
contact email: 
R.A.Sawyer@leeds.ac.uk

Please find below a call for papers for IMC July 2016; ‘Exploring the Medieval Imaginative Landscape’.

Session details

NeMLA 2016 (March 17-20) Panel -- Literary Landscapes: Water and Island Worlds

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
kwaldron@coa.edu

How can ecocritical approaches best be applied to watery landscapes? This panel seeks papers focusing on the literature of water (oceans, lakes, rivers, etc.) and islands.

H.D. panel at Louisville Conf. on Lit and Culture since 1900, Feb 18-20, 2016

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

Abstracts due Sept 14, 2015

[UPDATE] CFP: Post45 Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
gradpost45@gmail.com



Post45 Graduate Student Conference
February 5 & 6, 2016
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Westerns and the West (PCA 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Westerns and the West Area of the Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
lewis@witcc.edu

Popular Culture Association 2016 National Conference
March 21-25, 2016
Seattle, WA

[UPDATE] Call for submissions: Symbolism. An International Annual of Critical Aesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
Symbolism. An International Annual of Critical Aesthetics
contact email: 
florian.klaeger@wwu.de
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