category: ethnicity and national identity

American memory of WWII: adding the European "Second Generation" to the historical narrative

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Krystyna T. Zamorska
contact email: 
krystyna.zamorska@gmail.com

I am compiling a collection of "second generation" academic memoir essays by those who were born and raised in post-Second World War Eastern Europe, particularly Poland, and are now academics or schol

Call for Proposals: Death and Representation, a One-Day Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Rochester
contact email: 
jmiddle2@mail.rochester.edu, vive@mail.rochester.edu

Death and Representation
Keynote Speaker: Dana Luciano, Georgetown University

[UPDATE] Muslims in American Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Anne R. Richards/Kennesaw State University
contact email: 
Anne_Richards@kennesaw.edu

Praeger has contracted with us to publish a three-volume reference set titled “Muslims in American Popular Culture” (2010/2011).

RE: Nebula Latest Issue & Call For Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Nebula: A Journal of Multidisciplinary Scholarship
contact email: 
nebula@nobleworld.biz

Nebula 6.3 is now online with unrestricted access at http://www.nobleworld.biz . The editors now invite submissions for Nebula 6.4 (December, 2009) with a manuscript deadine of November 5, 2009.

[CFP] Battleground States Conference 2010: War(s) and Peace - February 26 - 27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
The Culture Club: Cultural Studies Scholars Association at Bowling Green State University
contact email: 
jphilpo@bgsu.edu

Battleground States 2010: War(s) and Peace will be held February 26th and 27th, 2010 on the Bowling Green State University campus.

Moving Type: Consequence in Cultural Production<!--break--> Free Exchange Graduate Conference March 11-13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Free Exchange Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference University of Calgary
contact email: 
free_ex@ucalgary.ca

Moving Type: Consequence in Cultural Production
Free Exchange Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference
University of Calgary
March 11-13,2010

34th Annual PAC Conference The College of Charleston—Charleston, S.C. 11-13 March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Philological Association of the Carolinas
contact email: 
bhobby@unca.edu

34th Annual PAC Conference The College of Charleston—Charleston, S.C. 11-13 March 2010

“Literature as Bridge”

Call for Papers and Panels

Final Call from Rupkatha Journal for the Second Issue (Autumn, Number 2, 2009) on Indian Writings in English.

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

Here is the final for critical writings and book reviews for the Second Issue (Autumn, Number 2, 2009) on Indian Writings in English.

Going Green from the Black Perspective: The Significance of Environmental Issues in the Black Community, 2/25/2010, NY [update]

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. T Walters. Stony Brook University
contact email: 
twalters@notes.sunysb.edu

"Going Green from the Black Perspective: The Significance of Environmental Issues in the Black Community" is a one-day conference devoted to exploring the various ways Black activists, scholars, agric

Going Green from the Black Perspective: The Significance of Environmental Issues in the Black Community, February 25, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. T Walters. Stony Brook University
contact email: 
twalters@notes.sunysb.edu

"Going Green from the Black Perspective: The Significance of Environmental Issues in the Black Community" is a one-day conference devoted to exploring the various ways Black activists, scholars, agric

The Global South: The 12th Annual Conference of the Marxist Reading Group, 25-27 March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Marxist Reading Group, University of Florida
contact email: 
theufmrg@gmail.com

Keynote Speaker: Hazel V. Carby

University of Florida, March 25-27, 2010

Questioning Identity: Representations of Class and Working Class Identity

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
sj-naslund@wiu.edu

The English Graduate Organization at Western Illinois University in Macomb, IL, is currently accepting abstracts for this year's conference, "Questioning Identity: Representations of Class."

General Call -- Words. Beats. Life: The Global Journal of Hip-Hop Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Words. Beats. Life: The Global Journal of Hip-Hop Culture
contact email: 
graham@wblinc.org

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Journal of American Drama and Theatre, Spring 2010

full name / name of organization: 
American Theatre and Drama Society
contact email: 
mcosdon@allegheny.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS for SPECIAL ISSUE OF THE JOURNAL OF AMERICAN DRAMA
AND THEATRE, SPRING 2010

Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Sciences

full name / name of organization: 
Michigan Academy of Science, Arts & Letters
contact email: 
bennettc@oakland.edu

Call for Papers, Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters, 2010
Section: Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Sciences

International Conference: Creative Americas. Crossed perspectives on discourses and practices. October 6-7, 2010, Toulouse, Fran

full name / name of organization: 
Association Toulousaine pour la Recherche Interdisciplinaire sur les Amériques
contact email: 
ameriquescreatives@gmail.com

Sponsored by the “Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire, Solidarités, Sociétés, Territoires” (LISST-Interdisciplinary Laboratory, Solidarity, Societies, Territories), the “Association Toulousaine po

Final CFP: 'Style in Theory / Styling Theory', Malta, Nov 2009

full name / name of organization: 
University of Malta
contact email: 
styleintheory2009@um.edu.mt

Please circulate. Apologies for cross-posting.

STYLE IN THEORY/STYLING THEORY (26-28 November, 2009)

Inaugural Event, International Literary Criticism and Theory Conference
Series

Papers on Automoblie Culture - PCA/ACA 2010 National Meeting - March 31 -April 3 - St. Louis, Mo.

full name / name of organization: 
Tom Patterson/Shepherd University
contact email: 
tpatters@shepherd.edu

The automobile has had an immense influence upon our lives in innumerable ways. This area seeks to examine the role of automobility in American society.

CFP: 2010 National PCA Fat Studies (St. Louis 3/31-4/3; December 1, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
jmccross@gwmail.gwu.edu; goddess_les@yahoo.com

Fat Studies is becoming an interdisciplinary, cross-disciplinary field of study that confronts and critiques cultural constraints against notions of “fatness” and “the fat body”; explores fat

[UPDATE] Obsolescence.

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
contact email: 
grad-conference@uwm.edu

The fifth annual Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee seeks submissions for “Obsolescence,” a graduate student conference to be held February 13-1

American Association of Australian Literary Studies Annual Conference - Washington, DC - Feb. 25-27, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
American Association of Australian Literary Studies (AAALS)
contact email: 
nathanael_oreilly@uttyler.edu

The American Association of Australian Literary Studies (AAALS) invites paper proposals for its 2010 Annual Conference, to be held in Washington, DC, February 25-27, 2010, in conjunction with ANZSANA

Arab Women and the Media

full name / name of organization: 
JOURNAL OF ARAB & MUSLIM MEDIA RESEARCH
contact email: 
n.mellor@kingston.ac.uk

The sudden increase in the number of Arab satellite channels targeting
Arabs inside and outside the region has been paralleled by an explosion in

Popular Romance Studies: Theory, Text and Practice - Brussels, Belgium - 5-7 August 2010

full name / name of organization: 
International Association for the Study of Popular Romance
contact email: 
conferences@iaspr.org

A Call For Proposals
for
The Second Annual International Conference on Popular Romance:

Popular Romance Studies: Theory, Text and Practice
Brussels, Belgium
5-7 August, 2010

Texting Obama: politics/poetics/popular culture, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK, 7-10 September 2010

full name / name of organization: 
English Research Institute, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
contact email: 
textingobama@mmu.ac.uk

An Interdisciplinary Humanities and Social Sciences Conference

TEXTING OBAMA: politics/poetics/popular culture

7-10 September 2010
Manchester Metropolitan University, UK.

CFP -- The Enemy Within: Cultures of Terror in South Asian Literature and Film -- University of Turin -- 24 to 28 August 2010

full name / name of organization: 
10th ESSE TURIN 2010 - Dr Stephen Morton, University of Southampton; Dr Veronica Thompson, University of Athabasca; Dr Pascal Zinck, University of Lille3
contact email: 
s.c.morton@soton.ac.uk; thompson@athabascau.ca; cap.zinck@wanadoo.fr

CFP – University of Turin – 24 to 28 August 2010

The 10th ESSE conference will be held at the University of Turin.

We invite papers for a series of 3 seminars on

Meanings of Green: The Varied Perceptions of Nature, Vol. 1 No. 2, Winter 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Synaesthesia: Communication Across Cultures / Graduate School of Intercultural Communication, Okinawa Christian University
contact email: 
dbroudy@ocjc.ac.jp

Presently receiving & reviewing submissions for the Winter 2009 issue

The Transgressive Cinema of Pedro Almodóvar, February 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
http://swtxpca.org/
Abstract Deadline: 10/20/09, Priority Registration Deadline 12/15/09

Edward Upward -- Essay Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Kohlmann, University of Oxford
contact email: 
benjamin.kohlmann@lincoln.ox.ac.uk

CFP: EDWARD UPWARD -- ESSAY COLLECTION

[UPDATE] extended CFP: Gender, Sport and the Olympics (journal, 10/20/09)

full name / name of organization: 
thirdspace: a journal of feminist theory and culture
contact email: 
info@thirdspace.ca

Extended CFP: Gender, Sport, and the Olympics (new deadline: Oct 20, 2009)

Subject: CFP: E. E. Cummings and Popular Modernism (deadline extended 10/10/09; Louisville, 2/18/10-2/20/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Gillian Huang-Tiller / E.E. Cummings Society
contact email: 
gch7u@uvawise.edu

The E. E.

Globalisation

full name / name of organization: 
Journal "Interdisciplinary Description of complex Systems"
contact email: 
editor@indecs.eu

Special issue of Interdisciplinary Description of Complex Systems (http://indecs.eu) - INDECS
is devoted to Globalisation.

Critical Literary Regionalisms (ACCUTE Conference Montreal, May 2010) deadline Nov 15 09

full name / name of organization: 
Susie DeCoste, University of Waterloo
contact email: 
susiedecoste@gmail.com

Member-organized Session:
Critical Literary Regionalisms
Organizer: Susie DeCoste (Waterloo)

CFP: Gendered Violence in Literature and Popular Culture, Panel for LASA 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Latin American Studies Association 2010 Conference
contact email: 
magnani.jessica@spcollege.edu

We are seeking papers for a panel on gender and violence in U.S. Latino literature and popular culture for the 2010 LASA Conference: Crisis, Response and Recovery.

“Toni Morrison and The Circuits of Imagination,” / “Toni Morrison et les circuits de l’imaginaire” The Sixth Biennial Confe

full name / name of organization: 
Toni Morrison Society
contact email: 
paris.tms@gmail.com

The Sixth Biennial Conference will be held in Paris and the banlieue (Saint-Denis), France, a geographic move that marks the first biennial held outside the U.S., in keeping with the extensive

Shakespeare and the City: The Negotiation of Urban Spaces in Shakespeare’s Plays; Deadline: 11/30/2009

full name / name of organization: 
German Shakespeare Association
contact email: 
cwald@fas.harvard.edu

Shakespeare’s plays were conceived and first performed in a political, cultural and economic metropolis, London around 1600, which drew audiences from different social spheres and countries to its t

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