category: ethnicity and national identity

Articles on Spanish and Latin American literature and culture - Currently open

full name / name of organization: 
Dissidences. Hispanic Journal of Theory and Criticism
contact email: 
gfaveron@bowdoin.edu

Dissidences is concerned with the problems of literary and cultural theory and the study of the Spanish and Latin American literatures and cultures of all periods.

Whitewash: Negotiating Whiteness in 21st Century South Africa

full name / name of organization: 
Research Centre, Visual Identities in Art and Design, University of Johannesburg
contact email: 
whitewashproject@gmail.com

Although the complex and contested discourses surrounding whiteness are unavoidable in South African politics and popular culture, the loose field of analysis sometimes called ‘critical whiteness st

'Making It Work': US Thought and Culture Between Practice and Paralysis

full name / name of organization: 
University of Michigan US Literatures and Cultures Consortium
contact email: 
usistconference2013@gmail.com

Keynotes:
Paul Taylor (Philosophy / African American and Diaspora Studies, Penn State): author of Race: A Philosophical Introduction

Transnational Americas

full name / name of organization: 
Irish Association for American Studies
contact email: 
iaas.symposium@gmail.com

IAAS Postgraduate and Early Career Scholar Conference
January 19 2013
Trinity College, Dublin

Transnational America(s)

3rd Global Conference: The Value of Work (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
vow3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
The Value of Work

Sunday 1st September – Tuesday 3rd September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Presentations

3rd Global Conference: Re-framing Punishment and the Body (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
punish3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference
Re-framing Punishment and the Body

Sunday 1st September – Tuesday 3rd September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford

Call for Presentations

5th Global Conference: Fashion (September 2013: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
fash5@inter-disciplinary.net

5th Global Conference
Fashion

Monday 9th September – Thursday 12th September 2013
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

[UPDATE] CSA 2013: Deconstructing Paradise (Grand Anse, Grenada- June 3-7, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Jennifer Donahue
contact email: 
jldonahue@fsu.edu

In Caribbean Transnationalism, Rubin Gowricharn finds that the Caribbean “has always had a romantic appeal to the imagination of the outsider…these notions are then attributed to the whole region.

Idiosycrasy / Idiosyncrasie

full name / name of organization: 
Ph.D. Program in French
contact email: 
cunyfrenchconference2013@gmail.com

IDIOSYNCRASY

March 1, 2013

A Graduate Conference by the Ph.D. Program in French at the CUNY Graduate Center

« On ne peut être normal et vivant à la fois. »
–E.M. Cioran

Update: BWWC CFP deadline 12/15/12; conference 4/4-4/6 2013 in Albuquerque, NM

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Association
contact email: 
bwwc2013@gmail.com

Conference keynotes: Devoney Looser, U of Missouri; Pamela Gilbert, U of Florida,

[UPDATE] "Inhumanities" Graduate Students Conference February 22-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Comparative Literature
contact email: 
inhumanities2013@gmail.com

 

 

[UPDATE] 7th Annual Graduate Conference: "alt/" (March 16-17, 2013; abstracts due 12/15)

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

[Extension] Invention vs. Mimesis -- Inaugural Issue of the Rat's Mouth Review Graduate Journal

full name / name of organization: 
The Rat's Mouth Review - Florida Atlantic University
contact email: 
jwilso53@fau.edu

Extension: all submissions now due by January 15th, 2013.

The Merchant of Venice; University of La Verne, California 2013 (abstracts by February 1; conference April 27, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
The La Verne Shakespeare Center, University of La Verne
contact email: 
Shakespearecenter@Laverne.edu

2nd call: Contemporary Gendered Performance and Practice

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University Belfast
contact email: 
performinggender2013@qub.ac.uk

Call for Papers: Contemporary Gendered Performance and Practice
Queen’s University, Belfast
12th–13th April 2013
Keynote Speaker: Professor Elaine Aston (Lancaster University)

Worlds Between: Exploring the Borders, Boundaries, and Gaps that Divide and Bind

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta, Iota Chi Chapter / California State University, Northrdige
contact email: 
sigmataudeltaiotachi@gmail.com

"Worlds Between: Exploring the Borders, Boundaries, and Gaps that Divide and Bind"

Saturday, April 27, 2013
California State University, Northridge
Graduate Conference

Different Games Conference: Call for Papers, Games and Workshop Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Different Games, NYU Polytechnic Institute
contact email: 
DifferentGamesConference(@gmail.com

The Department of Technology, Culture and Society at New York University’s Polytechnic Institute invites submissions of original games, scholarly research, and workshop proposals for Different Games

[UPDATE] Approaches to Teaching American Ethnic Literatures in the 21st Century/edited text/Proposal Deadline: January , 14, 201

full name / name of organization: 
Helane Androne/Miami University of Ohio
contact email: 
adamshd@muohio.edu

I'm seeking contributors to a collection of essays that consider innovative teaching practices for engaging students with American ethnic literatures.

Invitation_Fourth_CFP_PPC_2013. Problems of Psychology in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Scientia Socialis
contact email: 
problemsofpsychology@gmail.com

Dear colleagues,
We send to you the information about the possibility to submit an article for international scientific journal (Fourth CFP)

Narrative-Making in the Aftermath of War April 25-26, CFP Deadline February 1

full name / name of organization: 
UCSB Interdisciplinary Humanities Center
contact email: 
narrativemaking@gmail.com

“Narrative-Making in the Aftermath of War” will be a two-day conference sponsored by the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center (IHC) of the University of California, Santa Barbara, on April 25-26, 2

[UPDATE] Humor and Culture; submission deadline extended to 2/15/13

full name / name of organization: 
Proteus: A Journal of Ideas
contact email: 
proteus@ship.edu

Title: Humor and Culture

MadLit 2013: Between Surface and Depth, February 28-March 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison
contact email: 
uwmadlit@gmail.com

The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s ninth annual Graduate Conference on Language and Literature (MadLit) will be held February 28–March 1, 2013.

CFP: British Women Writers Conference (April 4-6, 2013; Abstracts due Dec 15th)

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

Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Conference April 4-6, 2013 in Albuquerque, NM

"Built Upon" - CFP for projects using digital archives and collections

full name / name of organization: 
Anvil Academic
contact email: 
fmoody@anvilacademic.org

BATTLEGROUNDS, Friday, April 26, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Rutgers-Newark Graduate School of Arts & Science, Graduate Program in American Studies
contact email: 
battlegrounds2012@gmail.com

 

alt.dh.edu -- Digital Humanities special panel -- 3/16-3/17/2013, proposals due 1/15

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University EGSA Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
r.cordell@neu.edu

As part of the 7th annual Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association Conference, alt/, we seek proposals for a special roundtable on innovative digital approaches to literary, histor

[UPDATE] 7th Annual Graduate Conference: "alt/" (March 16-17, 2013; abstracts due 12/15)

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

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Literary Regionalism

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

History, Postcolonialism and Tradition 09/12-13/2013 (Conference) 04/15/2013

full name / name of organization: 
Postcolonial Studies Association/Kingston University
contact email: 
fass-conferences@kingston.ac.uk

The organisers of the 2013 Postcolonial Studies Association would like to invite proposals for papers on this year’s theme: ‘History, Postcolonialism and Tradition’.

Research in African Literatures: Special issue on Africa and the Black Atlantic (June 3 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Yogita Goyal
contact email: 
ygoyal@humnet.ucla.edu

This special issue of Research in African Literatures seeks papers that situate Africa at the center of aesthetic inquiry that takes place in the wider black Atlantic.

Love of Wisdom Vs. Wisdom of Love

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Literature, SUNY-Buffalo
contact email: 
wisdomlovebuffalo@gmail.com

Love of Wisdom Vs. Wisdom of Love

3rd Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
SUNY-BUFFALO, 2013

*Deadline for Abstract Submission: Feb.1st, 2013
Email to: WisdomLoveBuffalo@gmail.com

Call for Book Reviews for Schuylkill Graduate Journal: (Re)constituting Publics -- Special Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Schuylkill Graduate Journal
contact email: 
skook@temple.edu

Call for Book Reviews for Schuylkill Graduate Journal:
(Re)constituting Publics -- Special Issue

Schuylkill Graduate Journal, Temple University
Contact email: skook@temple.edu

Schuylkill Graduate Journal: Special Issue on (Re)Constituting Publics

full name / name of organization: 
Schuylkill Graduate Journal
contact email: 
skook@temple.edu

The Schuylkill Graduate Journal
Special Issue on (Re)Constituting Publics
Call for Papers – 2013 Issue
Submission Deadline: January 15, 2013

AGIC's SPECIAL INTEREST SECTION: Order and Chaos: The More Things Change... CFP: Dec. 15, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
contact email: 
agic.concordia@gmail.com

Brave New World:
Traditions and Transitions
SPECIAL INTEREST SECTION:ORDER AND CHAOS: THE MORE THINGS CHANGE…

EXTENSION FOR CALL FOR PAPERSDUE DECEMBER 15TH, 2012

Brave New World: Traditions and Transitions, Feb. 14, 2013, CFP: Dec. 15, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
contact email: 
agic.concordia@gmail.com

Brave New World: Traditions and Transitions

EXTENSION FOR CALL FOR PAPERS
DUE DECEMBER 15TH, 2012

Submissions are welcomed for the
18th Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference

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