category: ethnicity and national identity

Mapping Animality II: Considerations of Animal and Human Space (ACLA Annual Meeting, Toronto, April 4-7 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Sundhya Walther/Sarah Henderson, University of Toronto
contact email: 
sundhya.walther@utoronto.ca

For full information: http://www.acla.org/acla2013/mapping-animality-ii-considerations-of-anim...

Rollins Documentary Film Contest

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Cultural Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
dennis_cutchins@byu.edu

Announcing the 2013 Rollins Documentary Film Contest for the Popular and American Culture Associations.

[UPDATE] Festivals and Faires Area

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
drktkorolevans@yahoo.com

The Festivals & Faires Area of the Popular Culture Association welcomes submissions for the 2013 PCA/ACA conference in Washington, D.C. on any festival or faire—modern or historical.

Panel/Roundtable on Teaching Latina/o Literature, 10/25/12 (for Haciendo Caminos conference, NYC, March 7-9, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Jane Hseu, Assistant Professor of English, Dominican University (River Forest, IL)
contact email: 
jhseu@dom.edu

Seeking participants for a panel/roundtable on teaching Latina/o literature for the 1st Biennial U.S. Latina/o Literary Theory and Criticism Conference: Haciendo Caminos: Mapping the Futures of U.S.

CFP (ALA 2013): Melville's Bibles Beyond Moby-Dick

full name / name of organization: 
Zach Hutchins / Herman Melville Society
contact email: 
hutchinz@byu.edu

[UPDATE] CFP Alternative Modernisms - Deadline 31 October

full name / name of organization: 
Emma West, Cardiff University
contact email: 
modernisms@cardiff.ac.uk

The Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory and English Literature, Cardiff University, present

Alternative Modernisms: An International, Interdisciplinary Conference

UPDATE: 1st Global Conference: Probing the Boundaries of Reproduction (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
Probing the Boundaries of Reproduction

Sunday 12th May – Tuesday 14th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

1st Global Conference:The Boundaries of Reproduction (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
br1@inter-disciplinary.net

1st Global Conference
The Boundaries of Reproduction

Sunday 12th May – Tuesday 14th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Terror Feminista/Femenina? MLA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Feministas Unidas
contact email: 
mdifrancesco@ithaca.edu

From the Conquest narratives of the New World and Spanish Inquisition testimonies to the ravages of the Spanish Civil War, ETA and, more recently, the March 3rd, 2004 train bombings in Madrid, Spain h

[Update] Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora, Feburary 8-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The African-American Studies Collective
contact email: 
alienbodies@gmail.com

Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora
Keynote: Alondra Nelson, Columbia University
The African-American Studies Collective
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
February 8-9, 2013

4th Global Conference: Making Sense of: Pain (May 2013: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
pain4@inter-disciplinary.net

4th Global Conference
Making Sense of: Pain

Thursday 9th May – Saturday 11th May 2013
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

[UPDATE] Space and Place: Production and Transformation (Feb. 28 - Mar. 1)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Utah Department of English
contact email: 
ryan.siemers@utah.edu


University of Utah Humanities Symposium on Space and Place
University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah

Keynote Speaker: Julia Reinhard Lupton
Submission Deadline: December 1st, 2012

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

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

New Elizabethans 1953-2013: Nation, Culture, and Modern Identity
13-15 June 2013

CALL FOR PAPERS

[Update] Alien Bodies: Race, Space, and Sex in the African Diaspora, Feburary 8-9, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The African-American Studies Collective
contact email: 
alienbodies@gmail.com

Was it why I sometimes felt as weary of America as if I too had landed in what was now South Carolina in 1526 or in Jamestown in 1619? Was it the tug of all the lost mothers and orphaned children?

Labyrinths: Navigating Complexity Across the Humanities [February 15-17, 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
McGill University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
labyrinths2013@gmail.com

From ancient Greek mythology to cubism, jazz music, and the contemporary puzzle film, labyrinths serve as images for exploring intellectual, affective, and material complexity.

[UPDATE] Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers on SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Curley, Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture / Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

(anti) Foundations: An Interdisciplinary Conference March 15-16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Duquesne University's English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
afoundconference@gmail.com

With traditionalists hearkening for a return to founding principles while protestors of various stripes look forward to dismantling the very notion of norms themselves, questions about the foundations

Exploring Civil Society through the Writings of Dr. Seuss™

full name / name of organization: 
New York Law School Law Review
contact email: 
kaitlin.jaxheimer@law.nyls.edu

The New York Law School Law Review is pleased to announce a call for papers to be published in a unique forthcoming issue in connection with our upcoming March 1, 2013 symposium—Exploring Civil Soci

Writing into Art 18/19 June, 2013

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

CALL FOR PAPERS

NeoAmericanist CFP Issue 6.2

full name / name of organization: 
chris vanderwees / carleton university
contact email: 
chrisvanderwees@gmail.com

NeoAmericanist, an online multi-disciplinary journal for the study of America, is issuing a CALL FOR PAPERS to interested Undergraduate and Graduate students.

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

full name / name of organization: 
The Department of Comparative Literature at 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

[UPDATE] The 9th Biennial Symbiosis 2013 Conference (UK) /Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations/ 6/27 - 6/30 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Symbiosis / Brunel University (UK)
contact email: 
philip.tew@brunel.ac.uk

PLEASE NOTE THE AMENDED DATES & ADDITIONAL KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ADDED!

The 9th Biennial Symbiosis 2013 Conference:
Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations

2013 Conference on Global Modernities (May 3-4), Abstracts due 1/31/13

full name / name of organization: 
California State University, Los Angeles
contact email: 
rcantu@calstatela.edu

The organizers of this conference propose to continue the dialogue and productive exchange that took place at Cal State L.A.

Intersections of Sexuality, Gender, Race, and Ethnicity (Conf 3/9/13; Abst date 12/07/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Morgan State U - Womens' and Gender Studies and B'More Proud
contact email: 
intersectionssymposium@gmail.com

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program at Morgan State University, in conjunction with B’More Proud, invites scholars to participate in a one-day academic symposium.

Globalization and "Minor" Cultural Groups: the Role of "so-called" Minorities in Rethinking the Future of Modern Societies

full name / name of organization: 
Sophie Croisy / University of Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines
contact email: 
sophie.croisy@uvsq.fr

Minority/ethnic communities offer today new and hybrid perspectives on the stakes of globalization, and the study of these perspectives is crucial in the necesseray process of questioning the contempo

“America Changed Through Music”: Harry Smith’s Anthology of American Folk Music Essay Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Ross Hair and Dr Thomas Ruys Smith/ School of American Studies, University of East Anglia
contact email: 
r.hair@uea.ac.uk / Thomas.Smith@uea.ac.uk

Special Journal Issue, Archival Science

full name / name of organization: 
Queens College The City University of New York & University College London
contact email: 
Benjamin.Alexander@qc.cuny.edu

Call for Paper Proposals
Special Edition, of Archival Science: Archiving Activism
Editors: Ben Alexander and Andrew Flinn

Transform, Reorient, Shift: Transnational and Digital Spaces (March 7-9, 2013. Texas A&M University)

full name / name of organization: 
EGSA, Department of English, Texas A&M University
contact email: 
egsa.tamu@gmail.com

Transform, Reorient, Shift: Transnational and Digital Spaces

Conference Dates : March 7-9 (Thursday – Saturday)
Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

CFP: SHAW: The Annual of Bernard Shaw Studies 34

full name / name of organization: 
International Shaw Society
contact email: 
cmwixson@eiu.edu

CFP: SHAW: The Annual of Bernard Shaw Studies 34

ELN 51.2 (Fall/Winter 2013): “After Critique”

full name / name of organization: 
English Language Notes / Dept. of English, University of Colorado, Boulder
contact email: 
eln2@colorado.edu

Call for Papers:

ELN 51.2 (Fall/Winter 2013): “After Critique”
English Language Notes
http://english.colorado.edu/eln/
Contact email: eln2@colorado.edu
Deadline: March 1, 2013

[UPDATE] Critical Innovations: Reading & Writing Experimental Texts--Edited Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Kristina Quynn (CSU) & Robin Silbergleid (MSU)
contact email: 
quynn@colostate.edu & silberg1@msu.edu

We seek essays for an edited collection on the topic of innovative criticism.

Burning Daylight--Sonoma State University Student Journal (October 5th- December 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Burning Daylight--Sonoma State University
contact email: 
burningdaylight@sonoma.edu

Statement of Journal:

Navigating Place and Power

full name / name of organization: 
Duke University Department of History
contact email: 
rochelle.rojas@duke.edu

The Graduate Students of the Duke University Department of History are pleased to invite graduate students in the humanities and social sciences to submit papers for Navigating Place and Power, an ann

Intermountain Graduate Conferance 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Idaho State University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
egsa@isu.edu

The officers of the Idaho State University English Graduate Student Association invite you to join us for the 8th annual Inter-mountain Graduate Conference at Idaho State University, March 1-2, 2013.

TCJWW Seeks Creative Writing/Poetry Submissions for 1st Biannual Chapbook (deadline Nov. 16th, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
The California Journal of Women Writers
contact email: 
journalwomenwriters@gmail.com

The California Journal of Women Writers is a new online journal featuring original reviews and criticism of women's literature from across North America, as well as interviews with authors an

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