category: film and television

Flaming Bodies in Ken Russell's *The Devils*; Western Michigan U, Kalamazoo; May 12-15, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Lynn Arner, Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship (SMFS)
contact email: 
larner@brocku.ca

Twenty-minute papers sought for a conference panel investigating a nexus of issues surrounding bodies, gender, and sexuality in Ken Russell's film *The Devils* (1971), which depicts a trial of wi

CFP: “‘I am born’: The Characters of Charles Dickens” (9/15/10; NeMLA 4/7-4/10/2011, New Brunswick, NJ)

full name / name of organization: 
Wm Moeck / Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
moeckw@ncc.edu

Saluting the 2012 Boz Bicentennial, this panel explores Charles Dickens’s art of characterization in the novels and stories.

42nd College English Association Conference: March 31 - April 2, 2011, St. Petersburg, Florida

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
cea.english@gmail.com

Call for Papers, CEA 2011 | FORTUNES
42nd Annual Conference | March 31 - April 2, 2011 | St. Petersburg, Florida

“Henceforth I ask not good-fortune, I myself am good-fortune.”

Black and Brown Feminisms in Hip Hop Media University of Texas at San Antonio - March 4-5, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
University of Texas at San Antonio
contact email: 
blackandbrownfeminisms@gmail.com

Black and Latina feminist scholars offer multiple ways of understanding feminist cultures that transcend ideological borders and patriarchal conventions.

Journal Call for submissions: Deadline 1/2/10

full name / name of organization: 
Making Connections: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cultural Diversity
contact email: 
connect@bloomu.edu

Making Connections: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cultural Diversity, a national journal published by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and the Frederick Douglass Institute Collabor

Multiple Childhoods/Multidisciplinary Perspectives: Interrogating Normativity in Childhood Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Childhood Studies, Rutgers University-Camden
contact email: 
dtcook@camden.rutgers.edu

We invite submissions for participation in a conference hosted by the Department of Childhood Studies of Rutgers University in Camden, New Jersey, USA on Multiple Childhoods/ Multidisciplinary Perspec

Film & Philosophy: How Films Think

full name / name of organization: 
UF GFSG
contact email: 
film.ufl@gmail.com


Call for Papers
Film & Philosophy: How Films Think
Organized by the Graduate Film Studies Group
Sponsored by the Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere with support from the Yavitz Fund
University of Florida
November 5-7, 2010

Keynote speakers: Mary Ann Doane and D.N. Rodowick
Special Session with William Rothman

Journal of Popular Romance Studies: Issue 1.2

full name / name of organization: 
Kymberly Hinton / Journal of Popular Romance Studies
contact email: 
managing.editor@jprstudies.org

For its second issue (Spring, 2011), the Journal of Popular Romance Studies is now considering papers on representations of romantic love in popular media, now or in the past, from anywhere in the wor

‘Romanticism and the Tyrannies of Distance’ Conference, University of Sydney, 10-12 February 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Romantic Studies Association of Australasia
contact email: 
william.christie@sydney.edu.au; angela.dunstan@sydney.edu.au

This is the first of the biennial conferences planned for the newly founded Romantic Studies Association of Australasia (RSAA), to take place at the University of Sydney from Thursday to Saturday, 10-

INTERSECTIONS: Literature, History & Art/ Science & Technology March 24-25, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
McCleary Interdisciplinary Symposium, Texas Southern University
contact email: 
sollars_md@tsu.edu

The Department of English at Texas Southern University will host the Thirteenth Annual Interdisciplinary McCleary Symposium, March 24-25, 2011, Houston, Texas.

Conscripted Subjects: Disciplined Society, Critique, and the Humanities (grad), Feb 23-25, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature, UCLA
contact email: 
uclagradconf@gmail.com

In light of our current moment marked by economic collapse, heightened political paranoia, racial profiling, and ubiquitous surveillance, this conference wishes to highlight the connection betwee

[UPDATE]: Iconoclasm: The Breaking and Making of Images, March 17-19, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Stapleton, Centre for Comparative Literature, University of Toronto
contact email: 
iconoclasm.2011@gmail.com

Iconoclasm: The Breaking and Making of Images
University of Toronto, March 17–19, 2011

The Tenth Annual Wenshan International Conference: The City and Literature: A Geography of Culture and Space

full name / name of organization: 
English Department, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan
contact email: 
wsconf@nccu.edu.tw

The reciprocal relationship of literature and the city reveals a complexity of urban life that has given rise to literary imagery and themes that define our understanding of the city.

[UPDATE] House and Home in 20th Century American Film and Literature (conference 4/2011; abstract due 9/30/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
mhamilto[at]brandeis.edu

EDITED COLLECTION: DOCTOR WHO THE ELEVENTH HOUR

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Andrew O'Day
contact email: 
aoday41414@aol.com

I am seeking one essay on music to be included in the edited volume Doctor Who: The Eleventh Hour, focusing on the Steven Moffat/Matt Smith era, to be published by I.B. Tauris.

Memory and Collective Identity in Comparative Literature and Others

full name / name of organization: 
452ºF Journal of Comparative Literature
contact email: 
redaccion@452f.com

On July 31st 2010, we start the CFP for the fourth issue of 452ºF Journal
of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature.This CFP is open and

Kalamazoo (5/12-5/15) Teaching Roundtable: Luring Students Through Neomedievalism

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Electronic Multimedia Organization (MEMO)
contact email: 
lmayer@washjeff.edu

Teaching Round Table: Luring Students through NeoMedievalism: As Gertrude Stein noted, "[w]hat history teaches is, history teaches." Films, digital games and even television are increasingly a templat

Kalamazoo 2011 (5/12-5/15) Fantastic Histories (panel)

full name / name of organization: 
Medieval Electronic Multimedia Organization
contact email: 
lmayer@washjeff.edu

Fantastic Histories: One of the first protests that tends to arise with any new film,

CFP: From Here to There and Back Again: Allusion, Adaptation and Appropriation

full name / name of organization: 
EGO - The English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
ufl.ego@gmail.com

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From Here to There and Back Again: Allusion, Adaptation and Appropriation
2010 University of Florida Graduate Conference
October 21-22
Gainesville, FL

InSITE 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Informing Science Institute
contact email: 
Organizers@InSITE.nu

The mission of Informing Science is Setting Knowledge Free. The purpose is to encourage knowledge sharing & collaboration among the many fields that use information technologies.

Appalachian Literature Panel at SAAS. Alcalá de Henares (Madrid, Spain) April 14-16, 2011. Deadline October 29, 2010.

full name / name of organization: 
SAAS-Spanish Association for American Studies
contact email: 
m.del.carmen.rueda@upc.edu

10th International Conference of the Spanish Association for American Studies (SAAS, http://www.saasweb.org/ on “The Backyard of the USA Mansion: Critical Readings of Poverty and Wealth in the Unite

Double CFP: Continuum Approaches to Digital Game Studies Book Series

full name / name of organization: 
Gerald Voorhees, High Point University
contact email: 
gamestudies,books@gmail.com

Double CFP: Continuum Approaches to Digital Game Studies Book Series (Edited Collection on Digital Role-playing Games and Edited Collection on First Person Shooters)

Media and Communication in the Middle East and North Africa: new journal

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of New Media Studies / North Eastern University Middle East Center
contact email: 
middle.east.ngos@gmail.com

Contemporary mobile, internet, and computing technologies currently inform culture and society around the world.

[UPDATE] Utopia/Crisis/Justice: 12th International Conference of the Utopian Studies Society/Europe, July 8-11, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
University of Cyprus
contact email: 
balaso@ucy.ac.cy

Confirmed keynote speakers:
Tom Moylan (Emeritus, University of Limerick)
Yannis Stavrakakis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)
Phillip Wegner (University of Florida)

Working Through Psychoanalysis (15-17 April 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leeds
contact email: 
workingthroughpsychoanalysis@gmail.com

Working Through Psychoanalysis:
Freud’s Legacy in Art, Cinema, Literature and Popular Culture

An interdisciplinary conference at the University of Leeds, UK
15th-17th April, 2011

From Here to There and Back Again: Allusion, Adaptation and Appropriation (Oct. 21-22 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
EGO - The English Graduate Organization of the University of Florida
contact email: 
ufl.ego@gmail.com

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2010 University of Florida Graduate Conference

October 21-22

Keynote Speaker: Douglas Lanier, University of New Hampshire. Author of _Shakespeare and Modern Popular Culture_ (2002)

Deleuzian Futures: International Conference, May 22nd-24th, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Tel Aviv University
contact email: 
deltau@post.tau.ac.il

Keynote speakers:
Professor Ian Buchanan, Cardiff University & Professor Patricia Pisters, University of Amsterdam

Gender, Sexuality and New Perspectives in Asian American Literature and Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA - Northeast Modern Languages Association Annual Meeting
contact email: 
kdaiya@gmail.com

This panel explores all aspects of gender and sexuality in Asian American literature and film.

eSharp Issue 16 - Politics and Aesthetics

full name / name of organization: 
eSharp, University of Glasgow
contact email: 
submissions@esharp.org.uk.

The University of Glasgow's journal eSharp invites papers for the forthcoming themed issue.

CFP: antiTHESIS Volume 21 – "Futures"

full name / name of organization: 
School of Culture & Communications, University of Melbourne
contact email: 
editor.antithesis@gmail.com

It has become increasingly difficult to conceive of our culture as following a dialectical progression from a shared past into a collective future, whether utopian or dystopian.

Media Coverage and the Election 'Race' - Full papers due 11th Oct

full name / name of organization: 
PLATFORM: Journal of Media and Communication
contact email: 
s.watson7@pgrad.unimelb.edu.au

PLATFORM: Journal of Media and Communication
Volume 3 Issue 1 (March 2011)
Media coverage and the election ‘race’

30 August, 2010: Abstracts/Proposals due (500-800 words)

SCMS- New Orleans March 10-13 2011-- The 'Tyler Perry Discourse'

full name / name of organization: 
Samantha Noelle Sheppard, University of California-Los Angeles
contact email: 
samshep@ucla.edu

This panel is for the Society of Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) conference to be held in New Orleans, March 10-13, 2011.

The Global and the Intimate - SCMS panel proposal, March 2011, New Orleans

full name / name of organization: 
SCMS
contact email: 
feng-mei@gmx.de, jeanniex@verizon.net

With a focus on the transnational marginalized subject, this panel seeks to discuss various forms of performances where the subject emerges in its global entanglement.

[UPDATE] CFP - Interrogating Complicities: Postcolonial, Queer and the Threat of the Normative (09/05/10; 11/15/10 - 11/16/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
contact email: 
complicitiesconf@gmail.com

Title: Interrogating Complicities: Postcolonial, Queer and the Threat of the Normative
Date: November 15th - 16th, 2010

CFP: Reimagining the Archive [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Los Angeles
contact email: 
digital@ucla.edu

Call for Papers and Participation

Reimagining the Archive:
Remapping and Remixing Traditional Models in the Digital Era
November 12, 13, 14, 2010

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