category: film and television

After Glissant: Caribbean Aesthetics and the Politics of Relation (1/15/14) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Maguire
contact email: 
e-maguire@northwestern.edu

Discourse – Journal for Theoretical Studies in Media and Culture

Interventions in English Studies: Finding Our Places

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Dayton
contact email: 
cfp.udayton@gmail.com

“When I cannot see words curling like rings of smoke round me I am in darkness ­I am nothing.” -Virginia Woolf, The Waves

[ASA Annual Meeting 2014] Fandom and the Public Sphere: Textuality, Affect, and Social Relevance

full name / name of organization: 
Sebastian M. Herrmann / Leipzig University
contact email: 
smherrmann@uni-leipzig.de

The Research Initiative "Selbst-Bewusste Erzählungen" calls for contributions to a panel at the 2014 ASA Annual Meeting (Nov. 6-9, 2014):

Why Bukowski? Why Now? May 22-25, 2014 Washington DC

full name / name of organization: 
American Literature Association
contact email: 
jennifer.hagen.forsberg@gmail.com

Bukowski’s hostility toward academics has been well documented in his poetry and prose. Yet, what accounts for the academy’s hostility toward Bukowski?

ICSMSC 2014 - 1st International Communication Science and Media Studies Congress

full name / name of organization: 
Kocaeli University, Communication Faculty
contact email: 
info@icsmsc.org

1st International Communication Science and Media Studies Congress

Call for Papers
12 – 14 MAY 2014
http://www.icsmsc.org/

Dear Colleagues,

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

"Working Through Environmental Unlikeness: Ecology and Nature in the Humanities." April 5th, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
St. John's University English Conference: St. John's University English Dept.
contact email: 
sju.grad.conference2014@gmail.com

“Working through Environmental Unlikeness: Ecology and Nature in the Humanities”
St. John’s University Graduate English Conference: April 5th, 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.

[UPDATE] The Films of Hal Hartley

full name / name of organization: 
Steven Rybin / Georgia Gwinnett College
contact email: 
srybin@ggc.edu

Note extended deadline below.

Music and Figurative Arts in the Twentieth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
contact email: 
conferences@luigiboccherini.org

http://www.luigiboccherini.org/figurativearts.html

[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:

[UPDATE] Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference (UK) 2/14/14 - 6/28/14 - 6/29/14

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference - Imperial College
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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Great Writing
UK’s International Creative Writing Conference
Imperial College, London
Saturday 28 June – Sunday 29 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?

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

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

Hidden Voices

full name / name of organization: 
The Luminary (Lancaster University)
contact email: 
luminary@lancaster.ac.uk

Call for Papers for Special Journal Issue:

[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.

[UPDATE] Diversity in Speculative Fiction, Loncon 3

full name / name of organization: 
Loncon 3, The 72nd World Science Fiction Convention
contact email: 
emma.england@loncon3.org

Thursday 14 to Monday 18 August 2014
London, UK
http://loncon3.org/

Guests of Honour:
Iain M. Banks, John Clute, Malcolm Edwards, Chris Foss,Jeanne Gomoll, Robin Hobb, Bryan Talbot

"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:

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

Process: In Medias Res (April 10-12, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Harvard University PhD Program in Film & Visual Studies
contact email: 
fvsconference2014@gmail.com

Process: In Medias Res

Harvard Film and Visual Studies
Inaugural Graduate Conference
April 10-12, 2014

Hispania Special Focus Issue - Film and Film Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Hispania
contact email: 
jbrady@aatsp.org

The Scholarship of Film and Film Studies encompasses the teaching of film in the classroom, film as text for language learners of all levels, theory and film, literary works in film, linguistic aspect

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

The Moving Image (7-10 Jan 2014): National Workshop on Film and Visual Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, INDIA 741235
contact email: 
dhrubas@klyuniv.ac.in, sandywavebox@gmail.com

“The Moving Image: A National-level Workshop”
Workshop Dates: 7-10 January 2014 (11:00 am to 4:30 pm)
http://www.klyuniv.ac.in/upload/1384923692_Film_Workshop_Note.doc

Concept Note:

Curating and the Affective Turn: Abstracts due February 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Curatorial Studies
contact email: 
jefish@yorku.ca

JOURNAL OF CURATORIAL STUDIES

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:

CURATING AND THE AFFECTIVE TURN

Edited by Jennifer Fisher and Helena Reckitt

College English Association of Ohio Spring Conference: English and the Arts (April 5, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association of Ohio
contact email: 
Spring2014@englishceao.org

April 5, 2013 at Youngstown State College, Youngstown, Ohio

The Qouch is seeking submissions

full name / name of organization: 
The Queer Psychoanalysis Society
contact email: 
theqouch@gmail.com

The Qouch, an on-line publication of The Queer Psychoanalysis Society, is looking for submissions from scholars, writers, and artists who do work in the fields of queer studies, gender studies, and/or

[UPDATE] The Good, the Bad, and The Ugly: American Exceptionalism in the 21st Century, April 17-18, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Purdue American Studies
contact email: 
allen65@purdue.edu

Call for Papers

39th Annual American Studies Graduate Symposium
The Good, the Bad, and The Ugly: American Exceptionalism in the 21st Century

Purdue University, April 17-18, 2014

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