category: ethnicity and national identity

CFP: James Fenimore Cooper at ALA 2015

full name / name of organization: 
James Fenimore Cooper Society
contact email: 
rzuck@d.umn.edu

Panel 1: Transnational Cooper
Chair: Lance Schachterle, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies Conference, 4/10/15 (Deadline: 2/1/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa A. Kirby, Collin College
contact email: 
LKirby@collin.edu

Call for Papers
The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies Conference

Collin College, Spring Creek Campus
Plano, Texas

Friday, April 10, 2015

Reminder: CFP: First Biennial EAAS Women’s Network Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
EAAS Women’s Network
contact email: 
eaaswomensnetwork@gmail.com

CFP: First Biennial EAAS Women’s Network Symposium
The State of the Nation: American Women in the Twenty-First Century
Marie Curie-Skłodowska University
Lublin, Poland
Friday, March 27, 2015

Slovo journal of Eastern European studies - deadline 30 November

full name / name of organization: 
Slovo
contact email: 
tjmsslv@ucl.ac.uk

We are proud to announce the CALL FOR PAPERS for issue 27.1 of UCL's online, peer-reviewed journal Slovo!

• The deadline for submissions is 30 November 2014. •

Native/Indigenous Studies Area: February 11-14, 2015 Southwest Popular/American Culture Association

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
margaret.vaughan@metrostate.edu

Conference Theme: Many Faces, Many Borders: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture

Meaning in Motion: Knowledge, Dialogue, and Discourse

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

Meaning in Motion:
Knowledge, Dialogue, and Discourse
CALL FOR PAPERS
DUE DECEMBER 5th, 2014
Submissions are welcomed for the
21st Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference

[UPDATE] Alfred Hitchcock - Albuquerque, New Mexico February 11-14, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association 36th Annual Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
36th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 11-14, 2015

Apocalypse, Dystopia, and Disaster in Culture (2/11-14, 2015 ; Abstract Due Nov 15) [Update]

full name / name of organization: 
36th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association in Albuquerque, New Mexico
contact email: 
trayers.shane@gmail.com

Deadline Extended to November 15th!

Apocalypse, Dystopia, and Disaster in Culture
Area of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
36th Annual Conference

[UPDATE] “The Rule of Threes: Death, Humor, and Repetition”

full name / name of organization: 
GSU New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
gsu.newvoices@gmail.com

The New Voices Planning Committee is proud to announce that we are now accepting proposals for the 2015 New Voices Conference.

WSQ Survival Issue [Due March 1, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
WSQ at the Feminist Press
contact email: 
wsqeditorial@gmail.com

Call for Papers, Poetry and Prose

WSQ Special Issue Spring 2016: Survival
Guest Editors: Frances Bartowski, Elena Glasberg, and Taylor Black

UPDATE: SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area (11/15/14; 2/11-14/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
gypsyscholar@rgv.rr.com

SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area
Submission deadline EXTENDED: November 15, 2014
Submit proposals to: http://conference2015.southwestpca.org

[UPDATE] BCPCS 2015 PANEL: Neocolonial Economies and Subjectivity - Deadline 11/8

full name / name of organization: 
Jose Terneus + Matthew Henry
contact email: 
Please send 300 word abstracts to jterneus@asu.edu and mshenry1@asu.edu

Neocolonial Economies and Subjectivity: Emerging Issues in a Globalized Postcolonial World

[UPDATE] [NEW DEADLINE: NOV. 30] Lines Between: Culture and Empire in the Eastern Mediterranean; Nicosia, Cyprus, 3-6 June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
European University Cyprus and The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
contact email: 
eucrscconference2015@gmail.com

Over the centuries, the peoples and nations of the Mediterranean have been divided but also connected by the sea.

CFP: Translation in Exile, 10-11 December 2015, Brussels, Belgium (Deadline: 15 January 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Free University of Brussels (VUB) - Ghent University
contact email: 
translation.exile@vub.ac.be

International Conference organized by the Centre for Literature in Translation of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Ghent University, in cooperation with the University of Santiago de Compostela and

[UPDATE] Constructing Humanity (Feb 2015), Extended Call 11/17, Keynote Eric Lott

full name / name of organization: 
University of Nevada, Reno College of Liberal Arts Graduate Student Symposium (CLAGS)
contact email: 
clags2015@gmail.com

5th Annual University of Nevada, Reno College of Liberal Arts Graduate Student Symposium (CLAGS)

Call for Proposals -- EXTENDED DEADLINE

Constructing Humanity

Colour: Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference 2015 - April 17th-18th (CFP deadline January 25th)

full name / name of organization: 
Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference, University of Oxford, with sponsorship from Medium AEvum
contact email: 
oxgradconf@gmail.com

We are pleased to open the Call for Papers for the eleventh Oxford Medieval Graduate Conference, sponsored by the Society for the Study of Medieval Languages and Literature.

Performing Gender in the Middle East

full name / name of organization: 
Gender Forum: An Internet Journal for Gender Studies
contact email: 
gender-forum@uni-koeln.de

Since the Arab Spring the Middle East has undergone numerous changes. The role of women in and post the revolution remains one of the most interesting developments in Middle Eastern nations.

Call for Papers: The European Conference on Literature and Librarianship

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
libeuro@iafor.org

The International Academic Forum, in conjunction with its global university partners, is proud to announce the European Conference on Literature and Librarianship (LibEuro2015), to be held from July 1

REMINDER: Seed Politics in 21st Century Canadian Literature (U. of Ottawa, May 30-June 2, 2015) - Deadline Nov. 1

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE (Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English) Member-Organized Panel
contact email: 
seedpolitics@gmail.com

Title: Seed Politics in 21st Century Canadian Literature

Organizers: Stephanie Oliver (Western University) and Tania Aguila-Way (University of Ottawa)

Reading the Books of Nature (12/1/14;2/13/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Natures 2015: Seventh Annual Interdisciplinary Humanities Conference
contact email: 
lgerigui@lasierra.edu

Authors and artists, from Galileo to Rousseau, Woolfe to Kingsolver, Attenborough to Cousteau, have been exploring how to read or record nature for thousands of years. We seek papers that continue this quest in the context of any genre, time period, or discipline within the humanities.

[UPDATE] 3rd International Berkeley Conference on Film & Media: Serialities 1915/2015 DEADLINE APPROACHING

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Film & Media at University of California, Berkeley
contact email: 
theconference@berkeley.edu

We are pleased to announce that the official website for the 3rd International Berkeley Conference on Film & Media “Serialities 1915/2015” has just gone live!

Performing the Accidental Archive - 17 April 2015

full name / name of organization: 
York University Theatre and Performance Studies Graduate Student Symposium
contact email: 
yutpsgsa@gmail.com

Performing the Accidental Archive, the fourth annual York University Theatre and Performance Studies Graduate Student Symposium, invites submissions for papers, installations, performances, manifestos

Perspectives on Power : Textual and Cinematic Representations March 27-28, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Maryland School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
contact email: 
umdsllcgradconf@umd.edu

COMPLICITY CONFERENCE

full name / name of organization: 
University of Brighton
contact email: 
conflictcluster@brighton.ac.uk

COMPLICITY
A two-day conference exploring issues of complicity, organised by the University of Brighton's Understanding Conflict: Forms & Legacies of Violence research cluster.

Breaking Futures: Imaginative (Re)visions of Time

full name / name of organization: 
Hosted by the Graduate Students of the IU Department of English
contact email: 
iugradconference@gmail.com

Call For Proposals: “Breaking Futures: Imaginative (Re)visions of Time”

[UPDATE] American Writers in Exile: Edited Collection; Abstracts 11/17/14

full name / name of organization: 
Jeff Birkenstein & Robert Hauhart
contact email: 
jbirkenstein@stmartin.edu

American Writers in Exile

Politics and Periodicals, 10-11 September 2015, proposal deadline 17 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
ESRPit: European Society for Periodical Research / Radboud University Nijmegen
contact email: 
esprit@let.ru.nl

Politics and Periodicals

The 4th International Conference of the
European Society for Periodical Research (ESPRit)
10-11 September 2015
Stockholm, Sweden

Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference (MIGC): "UNBEARABLE" Keynotes Lauren Berlant and Lee Edelman, February 20-21 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
contact email: 
themigc@gmail.com

*The 10th Annual* Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference (MIGC)
Call for Submissions
“UNBEARABLE”
KEYNOTES: LAUREN BERLANT (Chicago) and LEE EDELMAN (Tufts)

Art and Freedom of Expression - Deadline November 26

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics issue 8 will shed light on how different artistic forms and strategies may advance freedom of expression and be used to confront censorship in contexts worldwi

Hostile Intelligences and The General Antagonism CALL FOR PAPERS

full name / name of organization: 
Hostile Intelligences and The General Antagonism at Pratt Institute
contact email: 
scollin4@pratt.edu

Hostile Intelligences and The General Antagonism
CALL FOR PAPERS

“Voyages” Conference - Spring 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English, CSUN
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

voy•age
ˈvoi-ij/
noun:
1. a long journey involving travel by sea or in space.
Synonyms: trip, expedition, excursion, tour

Action Writing: The Politics of American Literature, 1960-Present

full name / name of organization: 
Birkbeck University, London
contact email: 
actionwritingbbk@gmail.com

Friday 3rd July 2015
Keynes Library, Birkbeck University
Keynote Speakers: Dr Martin Paul Eve (University of Lincoln) and Dr Michael Hrebeniak (University of Cambridge)

Re-envisioning Early Atlantic Studi:9th Annual Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group Graduate Student Colloquium April 10-11, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue Early Atlantic Reading Group
contact email: 
earg.purdue@gmail.com

Re-envisioning Early Atlantic Studies: Engaging the Scholarly Spectrum

Lives Welded and Woven: Women Writers and American Arts & Crafts (EXTENDED Deadline: 11.15.14)

full name / name of organization: 
The 2015 Society for the Study of American Women Writers Conference (Philadelphia, PA, November 4-8, 2015)
contact email: 
azibrak@gmail.com

Addressing the conference theme of “Liminal Spaces, Hybrid Lives,” this panel will explore the lives and work of women writers and activists whose socio-political vision found expression both in p

Circling Our Wagons Conference: Stories and Histories of Hip Hop April 16-19, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Albany State University Department of English, Modern Languages, and Mass Communication.
contact email: 
andre.johnson@asurams.edu

Call for Papers for Albany State University Department of English, Modern Languages
and Mass Communication.
Circling Our Wagons Conference: Stories and Histories of Hip Hop
April 16-19, 2015

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