category: ethnicity and national identity

[UPDATE] WRITING INTO ART

full name / name of organization: 
David Kinloch, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
contact email: 
kinloch.david1@gmail.com

Only two weeks to go until the deadline (5 January, 2013) for call for papers for this international conference on ekphrasis. For full details please see http://writingintoart.wordpress.com

Call for Editors and Assistant Web Administrator

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

Call for Assistant Web Administrator and Editors

International Conference Literature and Marginality: Comparative Perspectives in African American Australian and Indian Dalit L

full name / name of organization: 
Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
contact email: 
parmod.mehra@gmail.com, parmodkumar@ignou.ac.in

CONCEPT NOTE

[UPDATE] Renovation: A Regional Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference, March 1-2, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Nevada, Reno
contact email: 
unr.grad.conference@gmail.com

At the turn of the 20th century, Ezra Pound declared the need to “make it new.” His call inspired numerous artists, creators, critics, and theorists to push the boundaries of their fields, to disc

[UPDATE] Humanities Education and Research Association Conference in Houston, Texas, March 21-23 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association [HERA]
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

Sacred Sites, Secular Spaces: Scenes, Sounds, and Signs in Humanistic, Artistic, and Technological Culture

[UPDATE] Keynote speakers: The Arts of Attention Conference, Budapest, Hungary (Feb. 28, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Károli Gáspár University
contact email: 
taoa2013@gmail.com

Attention is increasingly regarded by cognitive scientists and evolutionary anthropologists as a faculty whose development in human animals is constitutive of what it means to be human.

[UPDATE] Deadline extension: The Arts of Attention Conference, Budapest, Hungary (Feb. 28, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Károli Gáspár University
contact email: 
taoa2013@gmail.com

Attention is increasingly regarded by cognitive scientists and evolutionary anthropologists as a faculty whose development in human animals is constitutive of what it means to be human.

Postclassical Narratology – Cultural, Historical and Cognitive Aspects of Narrative Theory (06/23/2013 - 06/25/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany (BUW)
contact email: 
l.preuss@uni-wuppertal.de; hostert@uni-wuppertal.de; leopold@uni-wuppertal.de

Postclassical Narratology – Cultural, Historical and Cognitive Aspects of Narrative Theory

Call for Papers for a Special Issue: Popular Culture & The Context of the Body

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Fashion, Style & Popular Culture From Intellect Publishers of original thinking
contact email: 
Tammy Kinley at: tammy.kinley@unt.edu or Jessica Strubel at: jessica.strubel@unt.edu

Editors:
Dr. Tammy Kinley, University of North Texas, Guest Editor
Dr. Jessica Strubel, Univeristy of North Texas, Associate Journal Editor

Manuscript Submission Due Date: June 1, 2013

CFP Fourth International Comics, Graphic Novels and Bande Dessinee Conference (Scotland, June 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Glasgow University and Dundee University
contact email: 
laurence.grove@glasgow.ac.uk

Final Reminder: Call For Papers

International Graphic Novel
and
International Bande Dessinée Society
2013 Conference

Glasgow and Dundee
24-28 June 2013

Current Research in Speculative Fiction [CRSF] 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Current Research in Speculative Fiction [CRSF]
contact email: 
CRSF.team@gmail.com

Current Research in Speculative Fiction 2013

Monday 17th June 2013 - University of Liverpool

Keynote Lectures from:
Pat Cadigan (Double Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning Author)

SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND RELIGION, May 24 and 25, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Alfa University, Belgrade (Serbia)
contact email: 
conf.alfa@gmail.com, fsj.conference@alfa.edu.rs

FACULTY OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES, ALFA UNIVERSITY, BELGRADE
SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND RELIGION
MAY 24 and 25, 2013

Grad journal special issue: (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comp Lit MARCH 15 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
inquire@ualberta.ca

Issue 3.2 (Summer 2013) ‘Neither Here Nor There: The (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comparative Literature’

Joint Special Issue: (Non-)Geographical Futures of Comp Lit JUNE 30, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of Comparative Literature/Peking U. Journal of Comparative Literature and World Literature
contact email: 
dfried@ualberta.ca

Recent understandings of world literature have moved away from a focus on delineating canons of geographically-distributed great works, and towards describing a complex process of influence and reacti

LIES 2013: Michele Roberts and Postmodernism, Feminism and Medievalism in Literature in English

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English Literature and Literary Linguistics at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl; bbronkk@gmail.com

From the early feminists to postmodern protagonists her novels rewrite medieval saints and sinners, Victorian mediums and contemporary visionaries, offering us new perspectives on well known stories a

REMINDER - Feminism;Influence;Inheritance - Deadline 4 Jan '13

full name / name of organization: 
School of English and Drama - Queen Mary, University of London
contact email: 
feminism.influence.inheritance@gmail.com

This one-day symposium hosted by the School of English and Drama at Queen Mary, University of London aims to bring together postgraduates and academics to explore how the issues of feminism, influence

Call for Book Reviewers

full name / name of organization: 
Queensland Review
contact email: 
j.gildersleeve@griffith.edu.au

The Queensland Review (http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayJournal?jid=QRE ) is now published by Cambridge University Press and is relaunching its Book Review section.

Transforming Knowledge Dissemination in Quebec and ROC: A Bilingual Roundtable

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures / L'association des littératures canadiennes et québecoises
contact email: 
sara_jamieson@carleton.ca

Transforming Knowledge Dissemination in Quebec and ROC: A Bilingual Roundtable

Co-organized by

Canadian Literature / Littérature canadienne and

Digital Tools in the CanLit Classroom

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures / L'association des littératures canadiennes et québecoises
contact email: 
sara_jamieson@carleton.ca

Digital Tools in the CanLit Classroom

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended to 1/5/2013; Faulkner and Black Caribbean Women Writers

full name / name of organization: 
The 2013 Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference
contact email: 
j.sciuto@neu.edu

CFP: "Faulkner and Black Caribbean Women Writers" Panel for 2013 Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference in Oxford, Mississippi

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED -- "alt/" Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference (March 16-17, 2013; abstracts due 1/15/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
altconference2013@gmail.com

“Alt,” neither a word nor a prefix in the grammatical sense, has nevertheless been a generative concept in contemporary scholarly interrogations of non-normative ways of engaging with and inhabiti

UPDATE. CFP: Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses (journal issue). Performing identities

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alicante
contact email: 
Caporale@ua.es; lesposito@unite.it; aruggiero@unite.it

RAEI is a referred journal published once a year by the Department of English Studies at the University of Alicante.

3rd Global Conference:Making Sense Of: Chronicity (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
chronicity3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Chronicity

Monday 23rd September – Wednesday 25th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

'The Laboring Body' conference (UC Irvine, March 15, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature, University of California, Irvine
contact email: 
thelaboringbody@gmail.com

Keynote speaker: Nathan Brown (University of California, Davis)
Website: http://sites.google.com/site/ucicomplitgradconference/
CFP deadline: January 13, 2013

Please circulate widely.

2nd Global Conference: The Graphic Novel (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
gn2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
The Graphic Novel

Monday 23rd September – Wednesday 25th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

The Politics of Citizenship (July 8 - July 19, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
CEU Summer University
contact email: 
summeru@ceu.hu

Central European University, Budapest announces its international postgraduate summer course on "The Politics of Citizenship" (July 8 - July 19, 2013) for graduate students and junior researchers and

6th Global Conference: Making Sense Of: Madness (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
mad6@inter-disciplinary.net

6th Global Conference
Making Sense Of: Madness

Thursday 19th September – Saturday 21st September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

8th Global Conference: The Erotic (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
er8@inter-disciplinary.net

8th Global Conference
The Erotic

Thursday 19th September – Saturday 21st September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

[UPDATE] CFP Deadline Extended: British Women Writers Conference (April 4-6, 2013; Abstracts now due Jan 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Conference
contact email: 
BWWC2013@gmail.com

We have had requests to extend the deadline, so you (and all your friends and colleagues!) now have until January 1st to submit an abstract to the

UPDATE: NEW ELIZABETHANS 1953-2013

full name / name of organization: 
Irene Morra
contact email: 
newelizabethanconference@hotmail.com

New Elizabethans 1953-2013: Nation, Culture, and Modern Identity

CALL FOR PAPERS: DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JANUARY 4, 2013

Landscape Writings

full name / name of organization: 
I-Chun Wang, National Sun Yat-sen University
contact email: 
chsc705@mail.nsysu.edu.tw

National Sun Yat-sen Journal of the Humanities calls for papers for the up-coming issue to be published in June 2013.

Call For Papers - General Issue - March 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Cameroon English Language and Literature Association
contact email: 
journal@cella-cameroon.org

JELLiC: Journal of English Language, Literature and Culture is currently accepting manuscripts for publication in its next issue – March 2013.

[UPDATE] "Global Humanities" Conference EXTENDED DEADLINE: January 5, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Humanities Academics and PhD in Humanities
contact email: 
ahalouisville@gmail.com

The PhD in Humanities and the Association of Humanities Academics at the University of Louisville announce the 4th annual University of Louisville Graduate Conference in Humanities on Friday, March 22

Transnational Tomboys: Gender Subversion in a Global Context, 1/5/13

full name / name of organization: 
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
contact email: 
kproehl@clemson.edu

CFP: Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Toronto, May 22-24, 2014

Transnational Tomboys: Gender Subversion in a Global Context

Proposal Deadline Extended to January 1, 2013: "Revolution and Rebirth in English Studies" EGADS! Conference

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Advancement and Development Society
contact email: 
ruth.garza37@utb.edu

CFP: The UTB English Graduate Advancement and Development
Society is now accepting paper or panel proposal submissions to
its 3rd conference themed “Revolution and Rebirth in

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