category: ethnicity and national identity

NEW ACADEMIA: An International Journal of English Language, Literature and Literary Theory (Print ISSN 2277-3967) (Online ISSN:

full name / name of organization: 
Interactions Forum, Pune, India (http://www.interactionsforum.com/new-academia)
contact email: 
newacademia.if@gmail.com

Special Issue on Research Methods in Literature
Vol III Issue II Jan 14 (Submit papers before 15 January 2014)
Impact Factor: 0.39

[UPDATE] CFP: "Visions of Empire," 6th Annual Medievalist Graduate Student Conference, February 28, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Medievalists @ Penn, University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
pennmedieval@gmail.com

Medievalists @ Penn (M@P) is a graduate student organization at the University of Pennsylvania invested in developing a broad interdisciplinary understanding of the Middle Ages.

Transmission: An International Hari Kunzru Conference, 20th June 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Surrey
contact email: 
transmissionconference2014@gmail.com

Friday 20th June 2014
University of Surrey
Response and Q&A: Hari Kunzru

CFP: Sound and Silence

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds postgraduate journal
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

This call for papers invites submissions from postgraduates or early career researchers on the subject of Sound and/or Silence for the fourth edition of HARTS & Minds, an online journal for students o

3rd Global Conference: Sins, Vices and Virtues (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
sins3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Sins, Vices and Virtues

Friday 25th July – Sunday 27th July 2014
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Presentations

Call for Papers for volume 7, n° 2(14)/ 2014 ESSACHESS – Journal for Communication Studies How does Gender

full name / name of organization: 
ESSACHESS
contact email: 
essachess@gmail.com

Call for Papers for volume 7, n° 2(14)/ 2014

ESSACHESS – Journal for Communication Studies
www.essachess.com

Ezra Pound and Other World Cultures, May 22-25 2014 Washington DC

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association Annual Conference/Ezra Pound Society
contact email: 
robert.kibler@minotstateu.edu and demetres@unb.edu

Call for Papers, American Literature Association, May 22-25, 2014 Washington DC

Undoing Health: States of Body and Mind ft. Dr. Rachel Adams

full name / name of organization: 
Indiana University Department of English
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

Indiana University Graduate Conference: “Undoing Health: States of Body and Mind” with Keynote Dr. Rachel Adams

East/ West Cultural Passage conference: Changing Places, 29-31 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

EAST-WEST CULTURAL PASSAGE CONFERENCE:
CHANGING PLACES

29-31 May 2014

IROCSJournals: Call For Paper- 12-31-2013

full name / name of organization: 
International Research Organization of Computer Science
contact email: 
press@irocsjournals.org

You will receive a comprehensive and fair peer review within just three weeks from submission.

Shadow Ballers| Pitchin’ Men [ Ralph Ellison & Narratives of the Black Male Athlete ] MELUS 2014/ March 6-9, OKC

full name / name of organization: 
Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States Convention/Ralph Ellison Centennial Celebration
contact email: 
mantonucci@keene.edu

Through its multiple vamps, riffs, and leitmotifs Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man delivers a vision of Black masculinity that includes a particular exploration of Black male athleticism.

[UPDATE] The Economies of Future Past: Redefining the Space(s) of (Post)Memory - March 13 and 14, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Students' Society at Université de Montréal
contact email: 
postmemory2014@gmail.com

Deadline: January 6, 2014.

September 11-14 2014 First World War Conference

full name / name of organization: 
United States Military Academy (USMA), West Point, New York, USA
contact email: 
www.usma.edu/WW1Conference2014

September 11-14 2014 First World War Conference

"Literature, Memory, and the First World War"

Call for Papers
United States Military Academy (USMA), West Point, New York, USA

UPDATE Ireland and Ecocriticism

full name / name of organization: 
University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
contact email: 
maureen.oconnor@ucc.ie

The deadline for paper and panel proposals is 31 January 2014.

A workshop with Dr Christine Cusick has been added to the conference offerings.

Please find more details and the full CFP at:

[REPOST] 2014 International Conference on Virginia Woolf (June 5-8, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
International Conference on Virginia Woolf
contact email: 
Woolf2014@niu.edu

The 24th Annual International Conference on Virginia Woolf, co-sponsored by Loyola University Chicago and Northern Illinois University, will take place in Chicago, 5 – 8 June 2014.

"Small World: Campus Fiction – Insular or Global?" Seminar; June 5-7, Bucharest, Romania

full name / name of organization: 
The English Department of the University of Bucharest, Romania/The Institute of English, German and Communication Studies, Koszalin University of Technology
contact email: 
wojciech.klepuszewski@tu.koszalin.pl

"Small World: Campus Fiction – Insular or Global?" Seminar
Bucharest, 5-7 June 2014,
Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures, Str. Pitar Moş 7-13, Bucharest

Isms: An Exploration of the Invisible Barriers of Classification (March 22nd) Extended Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi
contact email: 
sigmataudeltaiotachi@gmail.com

We welcome work that aims to dissect various “isms” of the past, present, and even future, in order to examine their individual parts. How are these constructs created and propagated?

“Alter-geographies” UCLA Dept of Comparative Literature 2014 Annual Graduate Conference Friday and Saturday, February 21& 22

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA Department of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
ucla.complit.conf@gmail.com

Poet Mahmoud Darwish observed that “the geographical part of History is stronger than the historical part of geography.” We ignore space at our peril.

Isms: An Exploration of the Invisible Barriers of Classification

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta Iota Chi
contact email: 
sigmataudeltaiotachi@gmail.com

We welcome work that aims to dissect various “isms” of the past, present, and even future, in order to examine their individual parts. How are these constructs created and propagated?

THE TAU Lourdes University literary and visual arts journal DEADLINE Jan. 15

full name / name of organization: 
The Tau/ Lourdes University
contact email: 
tau@lourdes.edu

The Tau, the Lourdes University literary and visual arts journal, is accepting submissions (poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction) until January, 15, 2014.

Rules for Submission:

B-Side Modernism Fellowship Deadline extended to 12/20

full name / name of organization: 
nonsite.org
contact email: 
jashton@uic.edu

B-Side Modernism Fellowship Information:

Danowski’s synoptic ambition—to collect literally all poetry in English published in the twentieth century, including the independent journals,

Identity and Culture: Engaging Interdisciplinary Conversations

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

Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference: Identity and Culture
Saturday, March 1, 2014

Call for Abstracts for Publication Dec 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Liberal Arts Lore
contact email: 
editorsliberalartslore@gmail.com

Liberal Arts Lore is an independent group of young scholars committed to promoting and publishing quality research in Humanities. The co-founders are Dr Mythili Anoop and Dr Varun Gulati.

Dylan Unchained: Dylan Thomas Centenary Conference 3-5 September 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Swansea University
contact email: 
dylanthomascentenary@swansea.ac.uk

We call on an international array of scholars and poets to witness the white horses of Swansea Bay in September 2014 at a conference that engages anew with the poet who sang in his ‘chains like the

[UPDATE] CFP: Interdisciplinary Approaches to (Re)examining Southern Canonical Texts Deadline Extended

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for the Study of Southern Literature Biennial Conference Arlington, Virginia, March 27-29, 2014
contact email: 
heatherfox@mail.usf.edu

As southern literary studies continue to expand beyond regional borders, it is important to examine not only contemporary southern texts but also to (re)envision the significance of canonical texts.

Joint Journalism and Communication History Conference

full name / name of organization: 
The American Journalism Historians Association and the AEJMC History Division
contact email: 
kgallon@muhlenberg.edu

THE JOINT JOURNALISM AND COMMUNICATION HISTORY CONFERENCE
(The American Journalism Historians Association and the AEJMC History Division joint spring meeting)

When: SATURDAY, MARCH 8, 2014

Transforming Access: A Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of Cincinnati Composition Program
contact email: 
transformaccess2014@gmail.com

The University of Cincinnati Composition Program invites proposals for the fifth annual graduate student conference to be held at the University of Cincinnati on Saturday, March 8, 2014.

[UPDATE] Borders (3/29/14). Abstract Deadline: Extended to December 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Abbes Maazaoui / Lincoln University
contact email: 
maazaoui@lincoln.edu

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania is requesting proposals/abstracts for its annual conference, to be held on March 29, 2014.

"The Films of Alexander Payne" - SSML Panel - May 8-10, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature (SSML)
contact email: 
rtangeda@kent.edu

Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature Annual Conference
Call for Papers

East Lansing, MI
May 8-10, 2014

“The Films of Alexander Payne”

Panel Description:

Philip Roth Society Panel on "Roth and Arendt" at ALA Annual Conference (Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Philip Roth Society
contact email: 
gooblarprs@gmail.com

The Philip Roth Society invites papers for a panel on Philip Roth and Hannah Arendt at the American Literature Association conference in Washington D.C., May 22-25, 2014.

Online Learning in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Humanities
contact email: 
lewestman@utep.edu

IH is soliciting original research and reflective articles on the use of technology for teaching Humanities.

[UPDATE] THE SPECTACULAR!: Northeastern University EGSA 8th Annual Conference March 28-29, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
thespectacular.conference2014@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker: Wendy S. Hesford, Professor of English, The Ohio State University

Faculty Speaker: Theo Davis, Professor of English, Northeastern University

Extended Deadline: Currents of the Black Atlantic

full name / name of organization: 
CUNY Graduate Center, ESA 2014 Conference
contact email: 
BlackAtlanticCurrents@gmail.com

Currents of the Black Atlantic
13-14 March 2014
The Graduate Center, CUNY
365 Fifth Ave
New York, NY

Opening Keynote: David Scott, Columbia University

{UPDATE} The Victorian

full name / name of organization: 
The Vitorian
contact email: 
johnwalen79@gmail.com

The Victorian, a quarterly academic journal that deals with all aspects of the Victorian era in a multi-disciplinary manner, requests contributions for its February, 2014 edition.

UPDATE Canadian Literature DATE EXTENDED 30 JANUARY 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Dr R. P. Singh Associate Professor of English Department of English and Modern European Languages University of Lucknow Lucknow - 226007, U P, INDIA Cell : +91 94151 59137 Email : rpsingh.lu@gmail.com
contact email: 
rpsingh.lu@gmail.com

The proposed book seeks to examine various aspects of Canadian Literature with reference to the following:
1. Making of Canadian Literature
2. Challenges before Canadian Literature

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