category: ethnicity and national identity

Traces and Memories of Slavery in the Atlantic World December 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Montpellier, France
contact email: 
lawrence.aje@univ-montp3.fr

Traces and Memories of Slavery in the Atlantic World
University of Montpellier, France
1-2 December, 2016

Keynote Speakers

Ana Lucia Araujo (Howard University)
Christine Chivallon (Research Director, CNRS)

University at Albany 14th Annual EGSO Conference: Crisis and Recovery, April 1-2, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsoalbany@gmail.com

University at Albany 14th Annual EGSO Conference: Crisis and Recovery

April 1-2, 2016

Representing Gender Across...

full name / name of organization: 
Southwestern University and the Associated Colleges of the South
contact email: 
ACSgender2016@gmail.com

The Associated Colleges of the South and Southwestern University are pleased to announce the eighth annual Gender Studies Conference at Southwestern University, February 19-21, 2016.

Special Issue (Fall 2016): Globalizing the Province: Rethinking Place and Scale

full name / name of organization: 
The Global South
contact email: 
swong@westfield.ma.edu

At a time when discourses of globalization, world literature, and planetarity are promoted as “transcending” the local, what happens to those spaces that attempt to resist the purview of such glob

“Chat with an Editor” at the MLA Convention, Austin, January 8–9, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Council of Editors of Learned Journals (CELJ)
contact email: 
gmacphee@wcupa.edu

MLA members—especially junior faculty and graduate students—are invited to meet with a journal editor to discuss their writing for academic publication. This is an invaluable opportunity to develop your scholarship by meeting with editors from some of the top journals in the discipline

THE POLITICS OF AFRICAN PATRIOGRAPHY: WRITING FATHERS IN AFRICAN LITERATURES & FILM

full name / name of organization: 
African Literatures Association
contact email: 
tunjitunji@yahoo.com

THE POLITICS OF AFRICAN PATRIOGRAPHY:
WRITING FATHERS IN AFRICAN LITERATURES & FILM
CALL FOR PAPERS
(Conference panel and ensuing journal collection)

Asian Pop Culture/Asian American Experience (Extended Deadline: Nov. 15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
elainecho@dcccd.edu

Proposals are now being accepted for the 37th annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference, February 10-13, 2016, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center in Albuquerque, New

CFP African American/Black Studies 2016 SWPCA conference EXTENDED DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Debbie Olson
contact email: 
dolson@uta.edu

CFP: African American / Black Studies Area

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
37th Annual Conference, February 10-13, 2016
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Call for Chapter Submissions for a Book on the Politics of Healthcare in America

full name / name of organization: 
Aaron Ogletree
contact email: 
ogletreeaaron@aol.com

Politics of Healthcare in America: Current Perspectives is a proposed book, to be edited by Aaron Ogletree, exploring the political, social, and economics forces that shape health care in the United S

Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference: (Un)Stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found - March 19, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.2016@gmail.com

Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference: (Un)Stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found

“There will be time / to prepare a face to meet the faces that you meet.”­ Eliot, Prufrock

[Update] Deadline extended for American Studies and American History of the SWPACA

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular American Culture Association
contact email: 
marinski@ohio.edu

Call for Papers: American Studies and American History
37th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference (SWPACA)

February 10-13, 2016

Acacia Group's Philip K. Dick Conference April 29th & 30th

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group at California State University, Fullerton
contact email: 
dsandner@fullerton.edu

Call for Papers for the Acacia Group’s Philip K. Dick Conference to be held at Cal State Fullerton, April 29-30, 2016. Confirmed Special Guests: Dr.

(Un)stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found - March 19, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.2016@gmail.com

Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference: (Un)Stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found

“There will be time / to prepare a face to meet the faces that you meet.”­ Eliot, Prufrock

[Update] Reconstruction 17.2: Fantasy Sports

full name / name of organization: 
Alan Clinton / Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Reconstruction 17.2: Fantasy Sports

Power & Politics in Print

full name / name of organization: 
Calgary Free Exchange Graduate Conference, University of Calgary
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

Call For Papers: "Power & Politics in Print,” University of Calgary Free Exchange Graduate Conference: March 4¬-6, 2016 freeex@ucalgary.ca

[UPDATE] Call for Submissions: Money Talks: Inequality and North American Identity (Deadline Extended - 30/11/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
49th Parallel: An Interdisciplinary Journal of North American Studies
contact email: 
editors@49thparalleljournal.org.

http://49thparalleljournal.org/

Red on Red: A Symposium on Post-Socialist Art and Critical Theory (April 8-9, 2016, Yale University)

full name / name of organization: 
Marijeta Bozovic, Fabrizio Fenghi, Julia Chan, Marta Figlerowicz
contact email: 
julia.chan@yale.edu

A discernible boom in politically engaged, leftist art practices and critical theory is underway in Eastern Europe and Russia, China, and in post-socialist countries of the Global South.

International Seminar on “Politics, History and Fiction in South Asia with Special Focus on Pakistan and North East India

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Gauhati University
contact email: 
anjalidaimari@gauhati.ac.in; fardina1@yahoo.co.in

International Seminar on “Politics, History and Fiction in South Asia with Special Focus on Pakistan and North East India
(Date: 25-27 February, 2016)

Feminist Spaces 2.1 “Queering Feminism: LBGTQ and Feminist Intersectionality"

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist Spaces Journal
contact email: 
feministspacesjournal@gmail.com

Call for Works
Feminist Spaces 2.1 “Queering Feminism: LBGTQ and Feminist Intersectionality”

UPDATE: SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area (11/15/15; 2/10-13/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
gypsyscholar60@rgv.rr.com

Submission Deadline EXTENDED: November 15, 2015
Submit proposals to: http://conference2016.southwestpca.org

SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area

Nathaniel Hawthorne Society Sessions, American Literature Association Conference in San Francisco, May 26-29, 2016.

full name / name of organization: 
The Nathaniel Hawthorne Society
contact email: 
jason.courtmanche@uconn.edu

Nathaniel Hawthorne Society Sessions, American Literature Association Conference in San Francisco, May 26-29, 2016.

“Hawthorne, Poe, and Childhood”

The 21st Summer Meeting of the Nathaniel Hawthorne Society, June 2 to 5, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The Nathaniel Hawthorne Society
contact email: 
jason.courtmanche@uconn.edu

The 21st Summer Meeting of the Nathaniel Hawthorne Society
June 2-5, 2016
The Stoweflake Inn, Stowe, Vermont

Special Issues - Christianity & Literature - "Sincerity"

full name / name of organization: 
Christianity & Literature
contact email: 
mjsmith@apu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Christianity & Literature
Two Special Issues:
“SINCERITY”

Special Issue Editors: Matthew J. Smith and Caleb Spencer

Kate Chopin International Society Sponsored panels at 2016 American Literature Association Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Kate Chopin International Society
contact email: 
kobrien1@memphis.edu

The Kate Chopin International Society welcomes proposals for two panels to be held at the 2016 ALA Conference in San Francisco, May 26-29, 2016.

The Poetics of Place: Performing Selves In and Beyond Cities March 10-11 2016

full name / name of organization: 
13th Annual Université de Montréal English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
UdeMEGC2016@gmail.com

In The Production of Space, Henri Lefebvre describes the city as “a production and reproduction of human beings by human beings.” This conference aims to explore the poetics of (non)urban spaces a

Classical Representations in Popular Culture, February 10-13, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Southwestern Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
bhaller@vwc.edu

The Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) will once again be sponsoring sessions on CLASSICAL REPRESENTATIONS IN POPULAR CULTURE at their 37th annual conference, February 10-13, 20

Call for chapters for edited volume: Susanne Bier's Oeuvre: Transnationality, Genre, Ethics and Authorship

full name / name of organization: 
Meryl Shriver-Rice, Miami Dade College; Mimi Nielsen, University of Washington
contact email: 
mshriver@mdc.edu, mimi.nielsen@comcast.net

Call for chapters for edited volume:
Susanne Bier's Oeuvre: Transnationality, Genre, Ethics and Authorship

Medieval Globalisms: Movement in the Global Middle Ages (8-9 April 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Medeival Studies Insititute of Indiana University, Bloomington
contact email: 
mblizard@indiana.edu

The Medieval Studies Institute of Indiana University invites proposals dealing with any aspect of Medieval Globalisms: movement, discourse, and cultural exchange.

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

Studies in American Culture, an MLA-indexed, Peer-Review Journal, Submission Due Date: 1 April 2016.

full name / name of organization: 
American Culture Association in the South
contact email: 
rcoleman@southalabama.edu

Studies in American Culture welcomes the submission of essays on all aspects of American culture, including studies of the literature, language, visual arts, music, digital humanities, and history of

Call for Publications - Verge: Studies in Global Asias (Issues 3.1-4.2)

full name / name of organization: 
Verge: Studies in Global Asias
contact email: 
verge@psu.edu

Verge: Studies in Global Asias
https://www.upress.umn.edu/journal-division/journals/verge-studies-in-gl...
verge@psu.edu

Issue 3.1
Open Issue
Submission deadline: February 1, 2016

[UPDATE] CFP: Post45 Graduate Symposium

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

Post45 Graduate Student Symposium
February 5 & 6, 2016

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

full name / name of organization: 
Intermezzo
contact email: 
j.rice@uky.edu

CFP: Academic Cover Versions

Intermezzo, a digital longform publication associated with Enculturation, seeks submissions that address the subject of academic cover versions.

New Materialisms and Economies of Excess - September 29 - October 1, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature, Emory University
contact email: 
comparative.lit@emory.edu

New Materialisms and Economies of Excess

Keynote Speakers:
Rebecca Comay (University of Toronto)
Jacques Lezra (New York University)
Eric L. Santner (University of Chicago)

"The Apollonian" Journal--Call for Papers--Open Issue

full name / name of organization: 
The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies [http://theapollonian.in]
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

Original, innovative and unpublished articles of high quality are invited for the open issue (Vol. 2, Issue 3; Dec.

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