category: ethnicity and national identity

[Update] Interdisciplinary Approaches to Literary Regionalism EXTENDED DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Robert Murray
contact email: 
rmurray@stac.edu

This panel, proposed for the 2013 American Literature Association convention in Boston, seeks papers that investigate the intersections between contemporary literary criticism about place and region a

Diasporic Subjectivity, Intimacy and Memory

full name / name of organization: 
Thomas Lacroix/Migrinter, University of Poitiers
contact email: 
thomas.lacroix@univ-poitiers.fr

CALL FOR PAPERS: International Conference
TITLE: “Diasporic Subjectivity, Intimacy and Memory”
CONFERENCE DATES: June 30-July 2, 2013
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS: February 15, 2013

EAST-WEST CULTURAL PASSAGE CONFERENCE: THE INTERNATIONAL FAULKNER Sibiu, 31 May – 1 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
LUCIAN BLAGA UNIVERSITY of SIBIU, ROMANIA, THE DEPARTMENT OF ANGLO-AMERICAN AND GERMAN STUDIES and C. PETER MAGRATH RESEARCH CENTRE FOR CROSS-CULTURAL STUDIES
contact email: 
moni_cojocaru@yahoo.com

Half a century after William Faulkner’s demise, his inciting works and artistic example still continue to challenge misconceptions and misappropriations.

[UPDATE] Word Hoard, Issue 2, Final Reminder, Jan 15 Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
The Word Hoard
contact email: 
wordhoard.editors@gmail.com

The Word Hoard, Issue 2

Call for Papers: The Unrecyclable

Final Reminder, January 15 submission deadline.

[UPDATE] CFP Extended Deadline - Endnotes 2013: ANONYMITY - UBC English Graduate Conference in Vancouver

full name / name of organization: 
Endnotes 2013 - University of British Columbia English Graduate Conference
contact email: 
endnotesconference@gmail.com

ENDNOTES 2013: Anonymity
UBC English Graduate Conference
Green College, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
May 10 - 12, 2013

Keynotes: Larissa Lai (UBC) and Sneja Gunew (UBC)

ASA 2013 Panel: Slavery, Trafficking, and Criminalization; abstract deadline Jan. 19

full name / name of organization: 
Lyndsey Beutin / American Studies Assoc.
contact email: 
Lbeutin@asc.upenn.edu

ASA Panel, CFP: Slavery, Trafficking, and Criminalization

American Studies Annual Meeting, "Beyond the Logic of Debt, Toward an Ethics of Collective Dissent"
November 21-24, 2013, Washington, DC

Truer West: Western American Authenticity Ten Years On

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Husband / Western Literature Association
contact email: 
andrew.husband@ttu.edu

Ten years after the publication of Nathaniel Lewis’ Unsettling the Literary West: Authenticity and Authorship, western, post-western, and critical regional studies still grapple with the problem of

[UPDATE]: Monstrous Spaces in Literature and Pedagogy -- March 9, 2013 (deadline extended)

full name / name of organization: 
St. John's University Graduate English Conference
contact email: 
STJ.EnglishConference.2013@gmail.com

_____________________________________________________________
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Stephen Sicari

Geographies of Asian America (ALA May 23-26, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Circle for Asian American Literary Studies
contact email: 
jeehyun.lim@gmail.com

The Circle for Asian American Literary Studies invites submissions for two panels that reflect on the development and state of Asian American literature through the “geographies” of Asian America

“European Cooperation/Cooptation: Ideas of Collaboration and Coordination”

full name / name of organization: 
Center for European Studies, Dalhousie University
contact email: 
Julia.Wright@dal.ca

For the third annual colloquium in European Studies (26-27 April 2013, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada), we invite proposals for papers of 20 minutes that deal with any aspect of cooperation in

[UPDATE] Ethnic Perspectives on Ethnic Literatures: A Contemporary Critical and Theoretical Reader

full name / name of organization: 
Carrie Sheffield / University of Tennessee
contact email: 
carrielouisesheffield@gmail.dom

UPDATE
Call For Papers

Ethnic Perspectives on Ethnic Literatures:
A Contemporary Critical and Theoretical Reader

Editors J. Stephen Pearson and Carrie Louise Sheffield

[UPDATE] Border/lands: An Interdisciplinary Ecocritical Conference DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEB. 25TH

full name / name of organization: 
University of Idaho, Department of English (Graduate Students)
contact email: 
uigec2013@gmail.com

University of Idaho Graduate Students of English Conference: BORDER/LANDS

Extended CFP: Crossing Boundaries, Revealing Connections: Experiments in Interdisciplinary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Battleground States Conference
contact email: 
battlegroundstates@gmail.com

Bowling Green State University Presents the 8th Annual Battleground States Conference
Title: Crossing Boundaries, Revealing Connections: Experiments in Interdisciplinary Studies

Artscapes: Urban Art and The Public - An Inter-disciplinary Conference on Art and Urban Spaces - 27-28 June 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent - Artscapes Group
contact email: 
artscapesgroup@gmail.com

Call for Abstracts

Renewing/Reknowing the Body

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies Students Association
contact email: 
taylor.scanlon@ubc.ca

In Precarious Life, Judith Butler writes that “[t]he body implies mortality, vulnerability, agency; the skin and the flesh expose us to the gaze of others, but also to touch, and to violence, and bo

"The Campus Novel as Equipment for Living"

full name / name of organization: 
Marta J. Lysik/Humboldt Universitaet zu Berlin
contact email: 
marta.lysik.1@staff.hu-berlin.de

I am inviting 300-word abstracts for a panel titled "The Campus Novel as Equipment for Living." The panel will be a organized within the framework of an international conference on Rhetoric as Equipme

Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution (Symposium at Unviersity of Edinburgh, 6th Sept 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Edinburgh
contact email: 
criticalpedagogies@ed.ac.uk

CfP: Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution
Interdisciplinary Symposium at the University of Edinburgh, 6th September 2013

Proposed Panel for ASA 2013: Beyond Blood and Treasure: Reconceptualizing War Debt

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association / War & Peace Studies Caucus
contact email: 
adelman@umbc.edu

Beyond the familiar metrics of ‘blood and treasure,’ what does war cost? Contemporary American militarism is dominated by a fiduciary logic.

[Update] Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature Binghamton University
contact email: 
thefutureuniversity@gmail.com

The Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference Binghamton University (SUNY) Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University March 8th-9t

FEMINIST SYMPOSIUM: Boundaries, Bodies, and Dissidence March 29, 2013 (Submission Deadline February 1st 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
fau.wsgsa@gmail.com

FEMINIST SYMPOSIUM: Boundaries, Bodies, and Dissidence: Negotiating New Spaces of Feminist Knowledge on March 29, 2013

“Diasporic Constructions of Home and Belonging” (September 22-25, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Marie Curie Initial Training Network "CoHaB"
contact email: 
marlena.tronicke@wwu.de

CALL FOR PAPERS
International Conference ITN CoHaB:
“Diasporic Constructions of Home and Belonging”
(September 22-25, 2013)

About CoHaB:

[UPDATE] CFP: The First International Deleuze Studies in Asia Conference, Taipei, Taiwan

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, Tamkang University, Taiwan
contact email: 
hp.chiu@gmail.com, deleuzeasia@gmail.com.

CFP Images of Children in Media

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal
contact email: 
dolson@uta.edu or debbieo@okstate.edu

Red Feather Journal (www.redfeatherjournal.org), an online, peer-reviewed, international and interdisciplinary journal of children's visual culture, is now accepting submissions for the Spring 2013 is

Global Romanticism Conference, 3-5 July 2013, University of Sydney, Australia

full name / name of organization: 
Romantic Studies Association of Australasia
contact email: 
angela.dunstan@sydney.edu.au; william.christie@sydney.edu.au

CONFIRMED KEYNOTES:

Alan Bewell (Toronto), Paul Giles (Sydney), Peter Kitson (Dundee), Liam McIlvanney (Otago)

Hope and Change: The Representation of Barack Obama (ASA 2013, Abstracts due January 18th, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Cameron Leader-Picone
contact email: 
cleader@ksu.edu

This panel will focus on Barack Obama as a symbolic figure related to the idea of indebtedness.

CALL FOR PAPERS - BARNOLIPI Interdisciplinary Online Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Reflection Mentoring Services
contact email: 
reflection.edu@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS -Eleventh Issue of Interdisciplinary Online Journal BARNOLIPI (http://www.barnolipi.com).

BARNOLIPI is an interdisciplinary research journal

CFP for Diffractions - Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Diffractions - Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture
contact email: 
info@diffractions.net

Crisicism – The Cultural Discourse of Crisis

Deadline for submissions: February 28 2013

Critical Norths: Space, Nature, Theory- Deadline April 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Jaquette Ray/University of Alaska Southeast
contact email: 
sjray@uas.alaska.edu

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Deadline April 1, 2013
EDITED BOOK COLLECTION
Critical Norths: Space, Nature, Theory

Call For Participants to Build a PLOS-style Model for the Humanities and Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
Martin Paul Eve, University of Lincoln
contact email: 
martin@martineve.com

For quite some time, I have been interested in/incensed by the scholarly publication system; the exclusions, iniquities and absurdities of it can be clearly seen from only a brief survey of the econom

[UPDATE] Craft Critique Culture: Into the Void, March 29-30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Iowa
contact email: 
studorg-c3conf@uiowa.edu

The 13th Annual Craft Critique Culture Conference
"Into the Void"
March 29-30, 2012
University of Iowa

***DEADLINE EXTENDED to February 8, 2013***

Neither Here Nor There, Yet Both: International Conference on the Luso-American Experience July 11-13, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Letters, University of Lisbon / Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, New University of Lisbon
contact email: 
luso.american.conf@gmail.com

The past decades have witnessed a significant emergence of new approaches to the heritage of Portuguese-speaking people and their descendants in North America, which includes the expression of varied

[UPDATE] Deadline for Rebecca Harding Davis panels at ALA 1/18/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World
contact email: 
mischa.renfroe@mtsu.edu

The Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her World will organize two sessions at the annual conference of the American Literature Association.

“How to Tell the Story?” - Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 6-7 December 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Université Libre de Bruxelles (Philixte and Mondes Modernes Contemporains)
contact email: 
pkrivank@ulb.ac.be

Interdisciplinary Conference: “How to Tell the Story? – On the Relating of History: Arts, Narration, and Cultural Memory”

March 1 2013 Blackwell Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Blackwell Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies
contact email: 
schwarzh@georgetown.edu

This CFP has been circulating for some time and now we are close to completion.

Beyond Blood and Treasure: Reconceptualizing War Debt

full name / name of organization: 
Proposed Panel for 2013 meeting of the American Studies Association
contact email: 
adelman@umbc.edu

Beyond the familiar metrics of ‘blood and treasure,’ what does war cost? Contemporary American militarism is dominated by a fiduciary logic.

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