category: gender studies and sexuality

CFP Invisible Circus: An International Conference on the work of Jennifer Egan

full name / name of organization: 
University of Birmingham & Birkbeck, University of London
contact email: 
invisiblecircus2014@gmail.com

Invisible Circus
An International Conference on the work of Jennifer Egan
21st and 22nd March 2014
Institute of English Studies, Senate House, London

Feminist Un/Pleasure: Reflections on Perversity, BDSM, and Desire / Deadline 15 November 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Feral Feminisms
contact email: 
wiggins.yorku@gmail.com, feralfeminisms@gmail.com

Call For Papers – Feminist Un/Pleasure: Reflections on Perversity, BDSM, and Desire / Deadline 15 November 2013

CFP -- "Relocating Andrea Lee" (Abstract due Sept. 30, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Host: Susquehanna University
contact email: 
shaun.myers8@gmail.com

Over a span of 35 years, the international settings of Andrea Lee’s fiction and non-fiction have helped situate her as a black cosmopolitan writer.

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 31 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Supernatural Studies
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 31 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)
full name / name of organization:
Supernatural Studies Association Journal
contact email:

Cinema and Migration at NeMLA April 3-6

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
maria.catrickes@yale.edu

Cinema and Migration

M/C -- "Augment" - abstracts due Aug 1, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
M/C - Media and Culture
contact email: 
augment@journal.media-culture.org.au

Upcoming issue of M/C - Media and Culture (2013)

Edited by Rebecca Caines and Michelle Stewart

Contemporary lives are increasingly saturated with the promise of

Open Editor Position for Nationally Syndicated Literary Criticism Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Diesis: Footnotes on Literary Identities
contact email: 
editors@diesisjournal.org

We are now accepting applications for Editor of Diesis: Footnotes on Literary Identities.

The Postcolonialist_Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
The Postcolonialist
contact email: 
editorinchief@postcolonialist.com

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Child Abuse and the Supernatural (NeMLA 2014; Harrisburg, PA, 4/3-4/6)

full name / name of organization: 
Melissa Bobe / Rutgers University
contact email: 
apis.melissa@gmail.com

This panel seeks to examine the way child abuse figures in narratives of the last century that use a supernatural frame and/or supernatural elements.

Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture February 19-22, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) 35th Annual Conference
contact email: 
chamilton@ntcc.edu

Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
35th Annual Conference, February 19-22, 2014 Call for Papers:

The Gothic Body: The Physical Depiction of the Female Gothic (NeMLA)

full name / name of organization: 
Neena Cinquino/ The City College of New York
contact email: 
ncinquino@gmail.com

Since Ellen Moers’ original designation of the Female Gothic, the term continues to evolve: The amalgamation of femininity’s depiction in literature and Gothic studies does not conclude with Liter

PEC_18CFP_2013. Problems of Education in the 21st Century

full name / name of organization: 
Scientia Socialis
contact email: 
problemsofeducation@gmail.com

Dear colleagues,
We send to you the information about the possibility to submit an article for an international scientific journal (Eighteenth Call for Papers)

Concepts of Identity

full name / name of organization: 
Saint Bonaventure University English Department
contact email: 
bonaconference@gmail.com

On November 15-16, the English Department at St. Bonaventure University will hold a graduate conference concerned with concepts of identity.

Embodied Affect in Cinema and Media; Society for Cinema and Media Studies Annual Conference, March 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Heather Collette-VanDeraa, Mila Zuo, UCLA School of Theater Film and Television
contact email: 
collette17@ucla.edu, mzuo@ucla.edu

This panel seeks a diverse range of papers that address the significance of affect and embodied sensation in both representation and “reception” of film and media.

Staging the New Woman: Bernard Shaw, Suffrage, and Theatre as Activism

full name / name of organization: 
Ellen Dolgin/NeMLA (Northeast Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
ellen.dolgin@dc.edu

Sarah Grand’s essays on the woman question published in the North American Review in 1894 coined the phrase ’new woman’: Shaw created a series of characters and ’unwomanly’ women.

Global Shaw (Roundtable) 250 word- abstracts due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
Ellen Dolgin/NeMLA (Northeast Modern Language Association)
contact email: 
ellen.dolgin@dc.edu

Global Shaw

Call for Journal Submissions: Media and Methods for Opening Education, October 20, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy
contact email: 
admin@jitpedagogy.org

The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy is a peer-reviewed and open-access journal that welcomes work that explores critical and creative uses of interactive technology in teaching, learnin

CFP Interactions Journal vol 23 (2014), ANNUAL DEADLINE : October 15

full name / name of organization: 
Ege University, Departments of British and American Studies (Izmir/Turkey).
contact email: 
sebnemtoplu@hotmail.com

Interactions is an international journal on British and American Literature and Culture, published annually in two volumes by Ege University, Departments of British and American Studies (Izmir/Turkey)

Recalling the past: A trip down memory lane | November 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Languages Graduate Student Association (LANGSA) - University of Connecticut
contact email: 
langsa.uconn@gmail.com

Date: November 15, 2013
Venue: Wilbur Cross Building, 233 Glenbrook Road, Storrs CT

Joy/La joie (February 27th - March 1st 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Comparative Literature - University of Toronto
contact email: 
conference.complit@utoronto.ca

JOY

Centre for Comparative Literature
University of Toronto
February 27th – March 1st, 2014

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest PCA/ACA
contact email: 
trayers.shane@gmail.com

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture
Area of the 35th Annual Southwest PCA/ACA Conference
February 19-22, 2014 in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the Hyatt Regency Hotel

[UPDATE] New Voices 2014 Graduate Student Conference- Origins, Identity, and Authenticity - 01/30/14 - 02/01/14 - Atlanta, GA

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
newvoices11@gmail.com

New Voices is an interdisciplinary graduate student conference hosted by Georgia State University’s English department and sponsored by the department’s Graduate English Association.

update

full name / name of organization: 
LDC of the High Institute of Human Sciences of Jendouba, University of Jendouba, Tunisia and the Institut de Recherche en Langues et Littératures Européennes, ILLE of the University of Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France
contact email: 
myth.creation2014@gmail.com

CREATING MYTHS AS NARRATIVES OF EMPOWERMENT AND DISEMPOWERMENT from 10 to 12 March 2014.

Lateral Aesthetics (Collected Edition) UPDATE

full name / name of organization: 
California State University
contact email: 
rbatema@calstatela.edu

In her essay “Slow Death: Sovereignty, Obesity, Lateral Agency,” cultural theorist Lauren Berlant contrasts “lateral agency” with the sovereign agency of the neoliberal subject.

“Reflections on Frances Burney’s The Wanderer at 200”

full name / name of organization: 
Call for Panel Papers at the British Women Writers Conference 2014
contact email: 
shar1910@mylaurier.ca

Reflecting on the critical reception of The Wanderer in October 1814, Frances Burney hoped that, in future years, her fourth and final novel, “when read fresh, & free from local circumstances of a m

PCA/ACA National Conference: BDSM/Kink/Fetish Studies: Chicago, IL April 16-19, 2014 (Deadline Nov. 1, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
mmartinez@shsu.edu

We are interested in any and all topics about or related to the study of BDSM, sexual kink, or sexual fetishes in all genres, all media, all countries, all kinds, and all eras.

Pennsylvania and American Modernist Poetry (NeMLA, Harrisburg, PA, 3-6 April 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Kelly C. MacPhail
contact email: 
kelly.macphail@mail.mcgill.ca

Call for Papers: "Pennsylvania and American Modernist Poetry"
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
3-6 April 2014; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Host: Susquehanna University

CEAMAGazine Call for Papers (Oct. 15 annual deadline for March publication)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association-Middle Atlantic Group
contact email: 
dkaloustian@bowiestate.edu

CEAMAGazine, the peer-reviewed journal of the College English Association-Middle Atlantic Group, appears once a year and publishes studies based on writing research, discussions of pedagogy, literar

Update Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries

full name / name of organization: 
Black Camera
contact email: 
delphine.letort@univ-lemans.fr

Call for Papers: Postcolonial Filmmaking in French-speaking Countries

CFA: Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century (abstracts: 31 November 2013, articles: 31 March 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association Journal
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

The Supernatural Studies Journal is now accepting proposals for a themed issue on the supernatural in the nineteenth century (due Winter 2014), guest edited by Janine Hatter and Sara Williams.

Biology and Manners: The Worlds of Lois McMaster Bujold 20th August 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge
contact email: 
una.mccormack@anglia.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Edward James

[UPDATE] CFP: GAMES OF LATE MODERNITY (the Netherlands January 15-17, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Tilburg University / International School for Philosophy
contact email: 
info@gamesoflatemodernity.org

Call for papers: Games of Late Modernity
Johan Huizinga’s Homo Ludens: 75 Years Later (January 15-17 2014)
An Interdisciplinary Conference on Play as the grounding Structure of Reality

Irony: framing (post)modernity | January 23-24, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
School of Human Sciences - Catholic University of Portugal (Lisbon)
contact email: 
sonia.pereira@fch.lisboa.ucp.pt

CECC – The Research Centre for Communication and Culture announces:
4th Graduate Conference in Culture Studies
January 23-24, 2014

JLT 8.1 (2014): CONTEXT (Deadline: 01/01/2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Literary Theory
contact email: 
jlt@phil.uni-goettingen.de

Journal of Literary Theory Vol. 8, No. 1 (2014)

CONTEXT

Submission Deadline: January 01, 2014

CALL FOR ARTICLES

15th Global Conference: Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
evil15@inter-disciplinary.net

15th Global Conference
Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness

Saturday 22nd March – Monday 24th March 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations

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