category: eighteenth century

New Voices: Literature and Rhetoric of the Apocalypse

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices
contact email: 
engpp@langate.gsu.edu

The 10th Annual New Voices Conference focuses on representations of the Apocalypse as they manifest

[UPDATE] Saving the Planet, Saving our Souls

full name / name of organization: 
Calee M. Lee
contact email: 
caleemlee@csu.fullerton.edu

Saving the Planet: Saving our Souls
Essays on Faith & Ecology

Due to email glitches, submissions will now be accepted until October 1st

REMINDER CFP: ANALYTIC PHILOSOPHY & THE NOVEL (DEADLINE 9/30/09)

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA Convention 2010 Montreal, CA
contact email: 
j.bartlett@uci.edu

Call for Papers

Analytic Philosophy and the Novel

41st Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 7-11, 2010
Montreal, Quebec - Hilton Bonaventure

2nd Annual University of South Florida Symposium on Poetry and Poetics, Tampa, FL--February 25 & 26, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Florida
contact email: 
usfpoetry@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

The 2nd Annual University of South Florida Symposium on Poetry and Poetics will take place on the Tampa campus of the University of South Florida on February 25 & 26, 2010.

Lying, Cheating, and Dissimulation: Theorizing Deceit

full name / name of organization: 
Pivot: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies and Thought
contact email: 
theorizingdeceit@gmail.com

LYING, CHEATING, AND DISSIMULATION: THEORIZING DECEIT

The Inaugural Issue of Pivot: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies and Thought

Dualing Couplets: Form & Meaning in C18 Poetry / ASECS 2010 (deadline: 9/15/09)

full name / name of organization: 
Dustin D. Stewart (U. of Texas at Austin) and Yaser Amad (Stanford U.)
contact email: 
dustin.stewart@mail.utexas.edu; yamad@stanford.edu

We are seeking proposals for a poetry session at the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS) annual conference, to be held 18-21 March 2010 in Albuquerque. The panel, "Dualing Couplets: Form and Meaning in Eighteenth-Century Poetry," considers the twoness of the couplet form and asks what, if any, implications this formal fact has had on eighteenth-century poetry, from conception to reception.

Literary Studies and the Affective Turn Roundtable (9/30/09; NEMLA 4/7/10-4/11/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Greenwald Smith
contact email: 
rgs@bu.edu

Literary Studies and the Affective Turn Roundtable

41st Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 7-11, 2010
Montreal, Quebec - Hilton Bonaventure

African and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) Dissertation Fellowship - Due Friday, December 18, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
African and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) Program, Boston College
contact email: 
aads@bc.edu

Boston College’s African and African Diaspora Studies Program (AADS) is proud to announce the inaugural year of its dissertation fellowship competition.

Myth & Fairy Tale Pop Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference
contact email: 
eng_smm@shsu.edu

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers

Abstract/Proposals by 15 December 2009

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 10-13 2010

Women’s Voices, Women's Connection at CEA 2010 (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Osborne/Women's Connection, College English Association
contact email: 
osborne@coastal.edu

Call for Papers, Women’s Connection at CEA 2010
Annual Conference | March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas
Sheraton Gunter Hotel; 209 East Houston Street, San Antonio, TX 78205

British Society for Literature and Science 2010 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
British Society for Literature and Science
contact email: 
bsls@northumbria.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS

The 5th annual conference of the British Society for Literature and Science will take place at Northumbria University in Newcastle, UK on 8-10 April 2010.

Love, (Early) American Style: Love and Lust in Films About Early U.S. History

full name / name of organization: 
Cynthia Miller/Film & History
contact email: 
cymiller@tiac.net

Call for Papers
“Love (Early) American Style: Love and Lust in Films about Early U.S. History”
2010 Film & History Conference: Representations of Love in Film and Television

“Epistolary (Inter)actions: The Sociable(?) Space of Letters” (SCSECS 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Terra Caputo/Allegheny College
contact email: 
tcaputo@allegheny.edu

Despite the seemingly private and solitary nature of letter writing, there are a number of ways in which letters and, in a broader sense, the epistolary form work to create communities of readers and

Nightmare - UCL English Graduate Conference March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University College London/Institute of English Studies, University of London
contact email: 
nightmareconference10@googlemail.com

The 2010 Ucl English Graduate Society Conference seeks to address ideas of nightmare, in all their myriad forms.

50th Anniversary Conference of the Linguistic Circle of Manitoba and North Dakota (LCMND), Grand Forks, ND, October 15-17, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Linguistic Circle of Manitoba and North Dakota
contact email: 
michelle.m.sauer@und.nodak.edu

We are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Linguistic Circle of
Manitoba and North Dakota, 1959-2009

Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies
contact email: 
philitsociety@gmail.com

The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies, Kathmandu, Nepal, and its reviewed “Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry,” seeks articles in a wide range of philosophical/theoret

Open Graves, Open Minds: Vampires and the Undead in Modern Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Sam George University of Hertfordshire UK
contact email: 
S.George@herts.ac.uk

University of Hertfordshire, UK 16-18th April 2010

Women and the Gendering of Gossip, Talk and Communication Practices across Media – edited collection – Deadline November 15 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Burcon & Melissa Ames
contact email: 
sburcon@gmail.com; mames@eiu.edu

This collection, to be published by McFarland press, aims to update existing theories of orality in the light of technological advancements which have altered communication practices on a large scale.

Thinking Gender 2010

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA'S Center for the Study of Women
contact email: 
thinkinggender@women.ucla.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

THE UCLA CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF WOMEN
announces
THE TWENTIETH ANNUAL GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE
2010 Thinking Gender
Friday, February 5, 2010
UCLA FACULTY CENTER

Call for Book Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities: an Online Open Access E-Journal (ISSN 0975–2935) is looking for publishers and authors who are interested in getting their books reviewed

International Journal of Academic Research

full name / name of organization: 
Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences
contact email: 
edit@ijar.lit.az

Dear colleagues!

Literature (General) (12/15/09; SW/TX PCA/ACA 2/10-2/13/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Phil Heldrich, Southwest Texas Popular & American Culture Association
contact email: 
pheldrich@sbcglobal.net

CFP: Literature (General) (12/15/09; SW/TX PCA/ACA 2/10-2/13/10)

Phil Heldrich, Literature (General) Area Chair
pheldrich@sbcglobal.net
31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010

ASECS 2010: New Perspectives on Thomas Shadwell (proposals due 9/15/09)

full name / name of organization: 
Jennifer L. Airey
contact email: 
jennifer-airey@utulsa.edu

"New Perspectives on Thomas Shadwell" (Accepted panel at ASECS, March 18-21, 2010 in Albuquerque, NM).

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline!! - Sigma Tau Delta's Student Conference on Literature, Rhetoric, and Composition

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
contact email: 
xialpha.utc.conference@gmail.com

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Sigma Tau Delta – Xi Alpha Chapter announce an extended submission deadline for The Second Annual Graduate and Undergraduate Student Conference

Precipitate Literary and Visual Arts Journal Seeking Submissions for Winter Issue: October 31st deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Precipitate Journal
contact email: 
info@precipitatejournal.com
  • As a literary and visual arts journal, Precipitate aims to better understand how language and art act as interpretive devices for an external world that is simultaneously present and absent, rivet
  • The Nursery Door Opened: Re-imagining Childhood (SEASECS 2010; deadline October 8)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Phyllis Thompson/East Tennessee State University
    contact email: 
    thompsop@etsu.edu

    The Nursery Door Opened: Re-imagining Childhood
    (SEASECS 2010)

    [UPDATE] New deadline Theories and Forms of Allegory from Middle Age to Modernity international conference Contributors needed!

    full name / name of organization: 
    Carlo Tirinanzi de Medici - Università di Trento
    contact email: 
    allegoria.trento@gmail.com

    --English version below --
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    Lʼallegoria: teorie e forme tra medioevo e modernità
    Per comprendere la letteratura occidentale quello di allegoria è un concetto cardine, si

    2nd Global Conference: Culture, Politics, Ethics (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
    contact email: 
    cpe2@inter-disciplinary.net

    2nd Global Conference
    Culture, Politics, Ethics

    Friday 12th March - Sunday 14th March 2010
    Salzburg, Austria

    Call for Papers

    MP Journal: seeking submission for Winter 09 issue on Women and Families

    full name / name of organization: 
    MPJournal: an Online Feminist Journal, www.academinist.org/mp
    contact email: 
    Lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

    Women and Families: MP Journal is seeking academic papers, book reviews and other well written inquiries on the subject of women and families.

    2nd Global Conference: Ethics in Public Life (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
    contact email: 
    epl2@inter-disciplinary.net

    2nd Global Conference
    Ethics in Public Life

    Monday 15th March - Wednesday 17th March 2010
    Salzburg, Austria

    Call for Papers

    Mysterious Things (11/1/09; 3/4-6/09)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Ashley Hetrick / Graduate Symposium on the History of Women and Gender
    contact email: 
    hetrick2@illinois.edu

    The Executive Committee of the Eleventh Annual Graduate Symposium on Women’s and Gender History at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is pleased to announce this call for papers.

    William Godwin’s Diary: Reconstructing a Social and Political Culture 1788-1836

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Oxford
    contact email: 
    godwin.diary@politics.ox.ac.uk

    The Godwin Diary project would like to remind colleagues that the deadline for conference paper proposals is 1 October 2009.

    [UPDATE] Cultures of Recession Graduate Conference, Nov. 20 & 21

    full name / name of organization: 
    Cultures of Recession, Program in Literature, Duke University
    contact email: 
    culturesofrecession@gmail.com

    Cultures of Recession
    An Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference Hosted by The Program in Literature, Duke University
    November 20 & 21, 2009
    http://www.duke.edu/~gc24/culturesofrecession.html
    NEW DEADLINE: September 15, 2009

    [UPDATE] Call for Papers, Eighteenth Century at CEA 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    College English Association
    contact email: 
    bls10@case.edu

    A correction to the deadline for the CFP for the 18th century at College English Association's annual conference:

    Submission: August 21-November 1, 2009 [not 2010]

    [REMINDER] Illuminating the Everyday Imagination [9/30/09; NeMLA in Montreal, April 7-11, 2010]

    full name / name of organization: 
    Elaine Auyoung
    contact email: 
    auyoung@fas.harvard.edu

    This panel considers the imagination's literary significance in relation to its underestimated role in everyday cognitive life.

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