category: gender studies and sexuality

NeMLA 2015: Imposture and Self-Making in American Literature, 1850-1950

full name / name of organization: 
Lara Hubel and Min Young Kim / SUNY at Buffalo
contact email: 
larahube@buffalo.edu, mkim24@buffalo.edu

U.S. literature and culture, at least since Franklin, have been perpetually preoccupied with mythologies of both the self-made man and confidence-man.

The Coming of Age of LGBTQ Studies: Past, Present, and Future Directions (San Diego State University, April 17-18, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
SDSU LGBTQ Research Consortium
contact email: 
lgbtqrc@mail.sdsu.edu

2nd Biennial Graduate Conference on Iranian Studies - CFP ends: 15 November 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Symposia Iranica
contact email: 
info@symposia-iranica.com

CALL FOR PAPERS | SYMPOSIA IRANICA
SECOND BIENNIAL IRANIAN STUDIES CONFERENCE

Hosted by the University of Cambridge, 8-9 April 2015

[UPDATE] EXTENDED CFP: Gothic Spaces: Boundaries, Mergence, Liminalities

full name / name of organization: 
Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia
contact email: 
conference@ganza.co.nz

EXTENDED CONFERENCE CFP DEADLINE: 1 August 2014.

The Great War and English Studies December 20-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
contact email: 
chairpersoneddu@gmail.com; engdeptconference@du.ac.bd

The First World War was a truly momentous event. The rest of the 20th century would be shaped by this war and its consequence, the Second World War.

UPDATED Intellectual Properties, or the Materialities of Communicative Production: Archive, Canon, Clone, Copy--Sept 26-27, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature, University of Minnesota
contact email: 
umnCsclConference@gmail.com

EXTENDED DEADLINE: JULY 20, 2014
Keynote Speakers (Updated): Jane Gaines, Columbia University
Peter Goodrich, Cardozo School of Law

Dates: September 26-27, 2014

Lives Welded and Woven: Women Writers and American Arts & Crafts (Deadline: 11.1.14)

full name / name of organization: 
Society for the Study of American Women Writers
contact email: 
azibrak@gmail.com

The 2015 Society for the Study of American Women Writers Conference (Philadelphia, PA, November 4-8, 2015)

(Un)Ruly Catholic Women Religious: Sisters’ Stories: CFP narratives and poetry

full name / name of organization: 
Ana Kothe
contact email: 
anam.kothe@upr.edu

(Un)Ruly Catholic Women Religious: Sisters’ Stories. Jeana DelRosso, Leigh Eicke, and Ana Kothe seek contributions for the third volume in their “Unruly Catholic Women” series.

Film Stardom in the 1950s (November 15, 2014; Proposals due August 1, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kylo-Patrick R. Hart, Dept. of Film, Television and Digital Media, TCU
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

We invite presentation proposals pertaining to any aspect(s) of film stardom in the 1950s, to be featured in a special series of panels at the Analyzing the 1950s: Media, Politics, Culture Conference,

Call for Papers: “Broken Narratives”- Graduate Student Conference-Ohio State University-Saturday 11th Oct, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Organization, Ohio State U
contact email: 
ego.osu@gmail.com

Broken narratives abound in literary and cultural history.

Motherhood/Fatherhood and Popular Culture April 1-4, 2015, NEW ORLEANS

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) National Conference
contact email: 
lpodniek@ryerson.ca

I am looking for papers for multiple panels for the PCA/ACA Motherhood/Fatherhood Area on any aspect of motherhood and or fatherhood in popular culture.

Ethnicity, Femininity and the History of Music Symposium - October 24

full name / name of organization: 
Garth Institute for Music Research and Performanc
contact email: 
info@garthinstitute.org

CALL-FOR-PAPERS

Troubling Victorian Masculinities

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
allinl@uoguelph.ca

46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 30-May 3, 2015
Toronto, Ontario
Hosted by Ryerson University

Troubling Victorian Masculinities

NeMLA 2015 - ‘(Im)modest Witnesses’: Women and Scientific Work in the Long Eighteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
anna.sagal@tufts.edu

Feminist critics argue that when Robert Boyle proposed his ideal scientific spectator, the ‘modest witness,’ he set an exclusionary standard, barring women from scientific production.

SCMS 2015 Proposed Workshop: "Late Foucault and Media Studies" Deadline July 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies annual conference, March 2015, Montreal, Canada
contact email: 
ouell031@umn.edu; hunter_hargraves@brown.edu

Late Foucault and Media Studies
Workshop for Society for Cinema and Media Studies annual conference, March 2015, Montreal, Canada

CFA: Special edition of Symbiosis: A Journal of Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations on 'Irish Transatlantic'

full name / name of organization: 
Symbiosis: A Journal of Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Relations
contact email: 
muireann.crowley@ed.ac.uk, a.c.garden@sms.ed.ac.uk

Call for Papers: Special edition of Symbiosis: A Journal of Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Relations on the 'Irish Transatlantic: Act of Union (1800) to the Present Day'

The Sixties: The Culture, the Movements, and the Summer of Love

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

CFP—The Sixties: The Culture, the Movements, and the Summer of Love

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual National Conference

SCMS 2015: From Historical to New Materialism? Deadline: August 6th

full name / name of organization: 
Brent Smith-Casanueva, Stony Brook University
contact email: 
Brent.Smith-Casanueva@Stonybrook.edu

From Historical to New Materialism? Late Capitalism, Media Technology, and the Ontological Turn

[Update] (Final Deadline Extension, July 18th)--Screen Textures: Haptics, Tactility, and the Moving Image, October 17–18, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Film Studies Graduate Student Organization, University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
pittfilmgradconference@gmail.com


UPDATE: Final submission deadline- Friday, July 18th, 2014

CORRECTED CFP: PCA/ACA 2015 National Conference, April 1-4, 2015, New Orleans: Proposals Due: 11/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA 2015 National Conference
contact email: 
cfrancis@bloomu.edu

CFP: Medievalism in Popular Culture

PCA/ACA 2015 National Conference
April 1-4, 2015 – New Orleans, Louisiana
New Orleans Marriott

Medievalism in Popular Culture, PCA/ACA, April 1-4, 2015, New Orleans: Proposals Due 11/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
2015 Popular Cultural Association National Confernce
contact email: 
cfrancis@bloomu.edu

The Medievalism in Popular Culture Area (now the combined areas of Arthurian and Other Medievalism) accepts papers on all topics that either explore popular culture during the Middle Ages or transcrib

SOCRATES EDITION-II VOL: III ISSUE SEPTEMBER 2014: ISSN 2347-2146 & ISSN 2347-6869

full name / name of organization: 
SOCRATES: SCHOLARLY RESEARCH JOURNAL
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

3rd Global Conference: Play on the Edges (November 2014: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
play3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Play on the Edges

Saturday 1st November – Monday 3rd November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Contamination from Above (Submissions Due February 2, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Writing from Below
contact email: 
k.quinn@latrobe.edu.au

"What if there were, lodged within the heart of the law itself, a law of impurity or a principle of contamination?"
-Jacques Derrida, "The Law of Genre"

THE THEME

SPECIAL ISSUE: GLOBAL NIGHTLIFE CULTURES

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Popular Music Studies
contact email: 
madison.moore@kcl.ac.uk

THE JOURNAL OF POPULAR MUSIC STUDIES invites submissions for a special issue on global nightlife cultures.

Teaching Disability: Transformations special issue

full name / name of organization: 
Transformations: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy
contact email: 
transformations@njcu.edu

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR A SPECIAL ISSUE,

TEACHING DISABILITY

TRANSFORMATIONS: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy

Deadline: August 15, 2014

Sarah Chinn, Guest Editor

Leon Edel Prize (11/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Review
contact email: 
hjamesr@louisville.edu

The Leon Edel Prize is awarded annually for the best essay on Henry James by a beginning scholar. The prize carries with it an award of $150, and the prize-winning essay will be published in HJR.

African Migrations: Transcultural Identities in the Making

full name / name of organization: 
Dalarna University, sweden and University of Botswana
contact email: 
ign@du.se

The phenomenon of migration is well-established in the history of human societies, where individuals or groups of people have moved from one place to another, either across international borders or in

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies - University of Massachusetts Amherst
contact email: 
MArenaissanceconference@gmail.com

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst will host its twelfth annual graduate student conference on Saturday, October 11, 2014.

SOCRATES : CALL FOR PAPER

full name / name of organization: 
SOCRATES: SCHOLARLY RESEARCH JOURNAL
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

http://www.socratesjournal.com/p/call-for-paper-new.html

SOCRATES is an International, Multi-lingual, Multi-disciplinary Refereed and Indexed Scholalry Journal.

CFP: 9th Global Conference: National and Cultural Histories of the Erotic

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
er9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference: National and Cultural Histories of the Erotic

Tuesday 4th November – Thursday 6th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Lesbians and Children's/YA Literature.Proposals due July 15

full name / name of organization: 
June Cummins/San Diego State Uniersity
contact email: 
jcummins@mail.sdsu.edu

Reminder! Deadline for proposals is soon: July 15, 2014

Call for Papers
Lesbians and Children’s Literature
Special Issue of the Journal of Lesbian Studies
June Cummins, Guest Editor

Postfeminist (Im)perfections: The Aesthetics of Postefeminist Failure in Popular Media [SCMS 2015, Montreal]

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
contact email: 
amanda.rossie@gmail.com

CFP: Society for Cinema and Media Studies 2015
Montreal, CA | March 25-29, 2015

Panel Title: Postfeminist (Im)perfections: The Aesthetics of Postefeminist Failure in Popular Media

Queer TV in the 21st Century (Abstracts due September 5, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kylo-Patrick R. Hart, Ph.D.
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

Recently, I guest-edited a special issue of New Cinemas: Journal of Contemporary Film on the theme of queer cinema in the 21st century.

Gender and Materiality in the Middle Ages Kzoo-2015

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship
contact email: 
angela.bennettsegler@nyu.edu

50th Medieval Congress
Kalamazoo, MI
May 14-17 2015

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