This panel welcomes papers analyzing fictionalized narratives of "comfort women" (military sexual slaves during WWII) in literature and/or film. Paper proposals addressing the SAMLA 89 theme of "High Art/Low Art" are especially welcome. By May 28, please submit a 500-word abstract, brief bio, and A/V requirements to Laura Barberan Reinares, Bronx CC of the City University of New York at email@example.com.
ethnicity and national identity
Call for Proposals: Race/Gender/Class/Media 4.0: Considering Diversity Across Audiences, Content, and Producers (Rebecca Ann Lind, Editor).
This guaranteed session explores populism as a “discursive style” of paranoia, division, identity formation, conspiracy and/or emergency, among other categories. All periods/global perspectives welcome. 300-word abstracts by March 15; David Bahr (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Inclusive Museum Research Network: a conference and journal founded in 2008, exploring the future role of museums, with a particular focus on how they can become more inclusive.
Global Fantastika: Special Edition
“Fantastika”, coined by John Clute, is an umbrella term which incorporates the genres of fantasy, science fiction, and horror, but can also include alternative histories, steampunk, young adult fiction, or any other imaginative space.
Call for Proposals: “Bildung Across Languages”
MLA Convention 2018
New York City
January 4-7 2018
Nation and Beyond: Interdisciplinary Perspectives
April 14 & 15, 2017
Organized by: Department of English University of Gour Banga
Venue: University of Gour Banga, Malda West Bengal, India 732103
Seminar Concept Note
THINKING ITS PRESENCE 2017
OCTOBER 19 - 21, 2017
The University of Arizona Poetry Center
PROPOSAL, READING/PERFORMANCE, AND PAPER SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
MLA 2018 (4-7 Jan, NYC) The 19th-century American forum is seeking abstracts for a panel proposal onDebilitating Spaces. This panel will interrogate geographies of physical or psycho-social debilitation across the long nineteenth century. How did spatial configurations of race, class, gender, sexuality, able-bodiedness, and environment distribute and/or inflect experiences of debilitation? Please send an abstract, contact info, and a brief bio to Hsuan L. Hsu (hsuanLhsu@gmail.com) by March 15.
Call for Papers
Friday, December 1st 2017
Université Toulouse Jean-Jaurès, FRANCE
Proposals should include a 300 word long abstract and a short bio-bibliography and should be sent by April 28, 2017 to Hélène Charlery (email@example.com) and Aurélie Guillain (firstname.lastname@example.org).