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B(l)ack Futures - Flat Time in Black Performance

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 2:11pm
De Gruyter / Open Cultural Studies journal
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Editors: Dr Nicole Hodges Persley, (University of Kansas, Department of Theatre) & Dr Baron Kelly (University of Louisville, Department of Theatre)

Reminder of CfP. Restoring peace: building post-conflict societies

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 11:12am
The Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 15, 2017

Conference “Restoring peace: building post-conflict societies”


Date: July 3, 2017


Place: Liverpool Hope University, Creative Campus


Deadline for submission of abstracts: April 15, 2017


Keynote Speaker: Prof. Patricia Lundy, Professor of Sociology, Ulster University. Paper entitled: "Fieldwork Under Fire’: Doing Critical Research, Challenges, Dilemmas and Impact". 


Call for papers:


Visualizing Violence:

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 2:12pm
MLA 2018 - Special Sessions
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

What are the ethics and politics of representing postcolonial conflict (1960s - present) and associated violence in films? Submit 300 word abstracts and brief bios by 15 March 2017; Sreyoshi Sarkar (

Freedom and Justice: Jobs, Economic Security, and Inclusion

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 2:13pm
National Economic Association and American Society of Hispanic Economists
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The National Economic Association (NEA) and the American Society of Hispanic Economists (ASHE) announce and invite paper submissions for their fourth annual interdisciplinary summer conference August 10-12th, 2017.   This year’s theme is:  Freedom and Justice:  Jobs, Economic Security, and Inclusion.  The conference will be held at and co-sponsored by John Jay College of Criminal Justice and the New School in New York City.  The Freedom and Justice Conference is a social justice conference that attracts a small group of scholars who are dedicated to discussing pressing economic problems and their solutions for communities of color.


CFP MLA 2018: Partition and/in South Asian Diasporas

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 2:14pm
Chandrima Chakraborty
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 20, 2017


Seeking papers for a special session at the 2018 MLA that examines how the 1947 Partition of British India appears in, erupts, underwrites or disrupts diasporic cultural productions (film, fiction, poetry, painting, play).

Please send 250-word abstracts by 20 March 2017 to Dr. Chandrima Chakraborty, Associate Professor, McMaster University, Canada, Email:


Narratives of "Comfort Women" in WWII - SAMLA 89 Conference - Atlanta, GA Nov. 3-5, 2017

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 10:30am
Dr. Laura Barberan Reinares
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, May 28, 2017

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

CFP MLA 2018: The Language of Populism (3/15)

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 2:08pm
David Bahr/MLA-Nonfiction Prose Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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 (

Global Fantastika: Special Edition of Fantastika Journal

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 2:09pm
Fantastika Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, April 30, 2017

Global Fantastika: Special Edition

Fantastika Journal


“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.