category: film and television

CFP: Black Performing Arts (PCA/ACA National Conference, Seattle, March 21-25 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Borshuk and Jonafa Banbury
contact email: 
michael.borshuk@ttu.edu

Call For Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers

DEADLINE: October 1, 2015

REMINDER The Representation of Youth in Contemporary French Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 2016
contact email: 
romainchareyron@gmail.com

Proposals are now being accepted for the NeMLA conference that will be held in Hartford, CT March 17th-20th 2016.

Feminist Singularities [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2016: American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
jardam@ucla.edu

Co-organizers: Jacquelyn Ardam, UCLA; Ronjaunee Chatterjee, CalArts

[UPDATE] ACLA 2016 Seminar: Morphology of the Trauma Text

full name / name of organization: 
Jay Rajiva, Georgia State University; Jennifer Olive, Georgia State University
contact email: 
jrajiva@gsu.edu; jolive1@gsu.edu

Seminar Proposal for ACLA 2016 (American Comparative Literature Association)
March 17-20, 2016
Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts

CFP [UPDATE]: Transgender Studies

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

In May 2014, on a cover featuring actress and transgender activist Laverne Cox, Time Magazine proclaimed that we had reached the “transgender tipping point”. But have we?

Publication of 5 Edited Books with ISBN

full name / name of organization: 
Professor B.Panda
contact email: 
prof.panda19845@gmail.com

Call for Papers for Edited Books with ISBN
Last Date 31st December 2015

Todo Fontanarrosa: la obra de un completo humorista / All Fontanarrosa: The Work of a Complete Humourist

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Celina Bortolotto (Massey University, New Zealand) and Dr Annick Pellegrin (University of Mauritius)
contact email: 
fontanarrosaproject@gmail.com

Call for book chapter proposals: Todo Fontanarrosa: la obra de un completo humorista / All Fontanarrosa: The Work of a Complete Humourist

ACLA Seminar: “To Die Content”: Death, Writing, and Creativity (Harvard, March 17-20, 2016 abstract due September 23rd, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Mavis Tseng/ Taipei Medical University/ ACLA 2016
contact email: 
maviszizek@gmail.com

CFP: ACLA 2016
Seminar: “To Die Content”: Death, Writing, and Creativity
Location: Harvard University
Time: March 17-20, 2016
Abstract Submission Deadline: September 23rd, 2015

More Middle Ages on Screen? Reconsidering The Reel Middle Ages (A Roundtable) (9/15/15; ICMS Kalamazoo 5/12-15/16

full name / name of organization: 
Michael A Torregrossa / Virtual Society for the Study of Popular Culture and the Middle Ages
contact email: 
MedievalStudiesonScreen@gmail.com

More Middle Ages on Screen? Reconsidering The Reel Middle Ages (A Roundtable)
Sponsored by the Virtual Society for the Study of Popular Culture and the Middle Ages

Fashion and Horror

full name / name of organization: 
Julia Petrov and Gudrun Whitehead
contact email: 
CostumedHorror@gmail.com

CFP: Fashion and Horror.

ACLA 2016: Pedagogy, in Theory

full name / name of organization: 
Caro
contact email: 
ccl23@duke.edu

Pedagogy, In Theory

ACLA, 2016

CFPs (300 words) due to ccl23@duke.edu & chase.gregory@duke.edu by 9/23

Call for Papers by Graduate Students and Post-Graduates

full name / name of organization: 
Text in Context: A Graduate Student Journal published at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
textincontext.southernct@gmail.com

Text in Context is a graduate student and post-graduate journal published electronically by current graduate students and post-graduates of the English Department at Southern Connecticut State Univers

PCA/ACA Conference: Latin Americans & Latinos - Identity Issues and Cultural Stereotypes (Seattle, March 22-25, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association
contact email: 
rrosales@drew.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) National Conference

March 22-25, 2016

Seattle, WA
Sheraton Hotel

(UPDATE) CFP: LITERATURE AND CENSORSHIP (DEADLINE, 30 SEP, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Sanglap: Journal of Literary and Cultural Inquiry Volume 2 No 2
contact email: 
editors@sanglap-journal.in

India is one of the few countries in the world to have a film censor board.

The Many Tongues of Talk and Tale Event: 02/12/2016 - 02/13/2016 Abstract: 11/01/2015

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Alabama Languages Conference
contact email: 
ualanguagesconference@gmail.com

The graduate students of The University of Alabama’s Department of Modern Languages & Classics, in collaboration with the graduate students of the Department of English and the TESOL program, invite

CFP: NEMLA 2016 Hartford What does Digital Humanities Enable Today?

full name / name of organization: 
elif sendur/ Binghamton University
contact email: 
esendur1@binghamton.edu

In their 1999 essay “Deformance and Interpretation," Lisa Samuels and Jerome McGann propose deformative criticism against a rigid, theoretical, informative mode of reading in humanities.

ACLA 2016 Harvard CFP: Alternative Academics? Re-thinking the premises of the academic discourse

full name / name of organization: 
elif sendur
contact email: 
esendur1@binghamton.edu

Starting with the Global Financial Crisis of 2007, an already dwindling and tough job market for those who received a Ph.D.

The Documentary Film Movement in Contemporary Spain

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
malbuise@spanport.umass.edu

The proposed panel explores the development of a documentary film and video movement from the margins of the Spanish film industry during the early years of the twenty-first century.

Presumed Autonomy: Literature and Art in Theory and Practice 10–13 May 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, Stockholm University, Sweden
contact email: 
autonomy@english.su.se

Ever since the emergence of the modern marketplace for cultural goods, literary texts and art works have, on occasion, defied the expectations of its readers and audience, affronted their moral ethos,

[UPDATE] DEADLINE EXTENDED for Making Common Causes: Crises, Conflict, Creation, Conversation

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Literature, Environment, and Culture in Canada (ALECC)
contact email: 
alecc2016@gmail.com

***DEADLINE EXTENDED to September 20, 2015***
• What makes an environmental crisis common or uncommon?

Monsters and the Irish Imagination (9/10/15; NEACIS West Haven, CT 11/20-21/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael A Torregrossa / Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Legend Area of the Northeast Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
nepcafantastic@gmail.com

Monsters and the Irish Imagination
Session Sponsored by the Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Legend Area of the Northeast Popular Culture/American Culture Association

Post45 Graduate Conference - February 5-6. Chapel Hill, NC (abstracts due Nov. 25)

full name / name of organization: 
Post45 & University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
gradpost45@gmail.com



First Annual Post45 Graduate Student Conference
February 5 & 6, 2016
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

ACLA Seminar: "All in the Family: The Literary and Cultural Politics of Incest"- DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 23, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA: American Comparative Literature Association
contact email: 
acla16incest@gmail.com

On this panel, we would like to consider the concept of incest in relation to society across a number of time periods and cultural forms.

CFP, Collection of Essays on Race, Gender, and Sexuality in The Walking Dead, abstracts due Jan. 11, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Dawn Keetley and Elizabeth Erwin
contact email: 
dek7@lehigh.edu; eerwin@lccc.edu

RACE, GENDER AND SEXUALITY IN THE WALKING DEAD FRANCHISE

Feminist Singularities

full name / name of organization: 
ACLA 2016
contact email: 
jardam@ucla.edu

Feminist Singularities

Co-organizers: Jacquelyn Ardam, UCLA; Ronjaunee Chatterjee, CalArts

Literatures of Development

full name / name of organization: 
American Comparative Literature Association -- Harvard University -- March 17 - 20, 2016
contact email: 
cfan@berkeley.edu

LITERATURES OF DEVELOPMENT

Organizers: Sunny Xiang (sunny.xiang@yale.edu) and Christopher Fan (cfan@berkeley.edu)

“The Many Tongues of Talk and Tale” to be held February 12-13, 2016 at The Ferguson Center of The University of Alabama

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Alabama Languages Conference
contact email: 
ualanguagesconference@gmail.com

The graduate students of The University of Alabama’s Department of Modern Languages & Classics, in collaboration with the graduate students of the Department of English and the TESOL program, invite

Discussing Sexuality in the Liberal Arts: To Clothe or Not to Clothe? Deadline September 30

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Earl Yarington/NeMLA
contact email: 
yaringef@pgcc.edu

Abstract

The 47th NeMLA Convention in Hartford, Connecticut, March 17-20 2016

Nordic Literature and Culture (PAMLA Conference, Nov. 6-8,2015); Proposals due 9/20

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
erla.marteinsdottir@ucr.edu

Looking for a paper for the Nordic Literature and Culture session on any aspect of Nordic or Scandinavian literature, culture, or film.

Afrofuturism and Environmental Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Resilience: A Journal of Environmental Humanities
contact email: 
alioi@juilliard.edu

The Media Review section of Resilience: A Journal of Environmental Humanities seeks reviews of contemporary media at the intersection of Afrofuturism and environmental humanities.

Fashion and Horror, 28.08.2015-31.10.2015

full name / name of organization: 
Gudrun D. Whitehead and Julia Petrov
contact email: 
CostumedHorror@gmail.com

This is a call for proposals for chapters to comprise a potential new publication, which has had strong interest from Bloomsbury. Editors of this volume are Dr.

DOOM: From the Personal to the Apocalyptic (1/10/2016); (2/27/2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Wilson College Humanities Conference
contact email: 
mcornelius@wilson.edu

Wilson College Humanities Conference

DOOM: From the Personal to the Apocalyptic

Saturday, February 27, 2016
10:00am-5:00pm
Held in the Brooks Complex of Wilson College
Chambersburg, PA

CFP: Facebook Before Facebook Seminar at American Comparative Literature Association Harvard University in Cambridge, MA

full name / name of organization: 
Sophia Mizouni
contact email: 
smizouni@bu.edu

CFP: Facebook Before Facebook
Seminar at American Comparative Literature Association
Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts March 17-20, 2016.

Where the World Ends (ACLA2016 3/17-3/20, Harvard University)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Wijaya / Cornell University
contact email: 
ew388@cornell.edu

SF Storyworlds [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Gylphi Press
contact email: 
P.A.March-Russell@kent.ac.uk

SF Storyworlds is an interdisciplinary series devoted to the study of science fiction.

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