category: gender studies and sexuality

ACTS OF REMEMBRANCE IN CONTEMPORARY NARRATIVES IN ENGLISH: OPENING THE PAST FOR THE FUTURE. 24-26 APRIL 2013

full name / name of organization: 
“Contemporary Narrative in English" Research Team. University of Zaragoza, Spain.
contact email: 
Constanza del Río <crio@unizar.es> and Maite Escudero <mescuder@unizar.es>

Memorials, commemorations, testimonies, memoirs, narratives that attempt to excavate traumatic memories from their ruins and ashes or to reconstruct an all too painful individual or collective histori

A conference on the work of Patricia Duncker

full name / name of organization: 
Ben Davies and Jana Funke
contact email: 
A conference on the work of Patricia Duncker

About the Conference

Blind Spots September 1, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Invisible Culture
contact email: 
ivc.rochester@gmail.com

Blind Spots

InVisible Culture, Issue 19

Theme issue: Art and Freedom of Expression

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
editor@seismopolite.com

Call for papers – Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
Theme: Art and Freedom of Expression
www.seismopolite.com

Media, Technology, and the U.S. Prison Regime

full name / name of organization: 
michael litwack
contact email: 
michael_litwack@brown.edu

Proposed Panel: "Media, Technology, and the U.S. Prison Regime"
Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference
6-10 March 2013
Chicago, IL

Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference at Dartmouth College, April 19 – 21 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Society
contact email: 
michael.chaney@dartmouth.edu

What is the future of illustration studies?
What can comics scholars learn from animation studies and vice versa?

Postgraduate Journal of Aesthetics: Special Issue on Philosophy and Literature; 1 August

full name / name of organization: 
Postgraduate Journal of Aesthetics
contact email: 
pjaeditor@british-aesthetics.org

CALL FOR PAPERS: POSTGRADUATE JOURNAL OF AESTHETICS
SPECIAL ISSUE ON PHILOSOPHY AND LITERATURE

Southern Short Fiction: Representation and Rewriting of Myth

full name / name of organization: 
Centre de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Langue Anglaise (Angers, France); Suds d’Amériques (Versailles, St Quentin en Yvelines, France); Catholic University (Lille, France).
contact email: 
alice.clarkoo@gmail.com; gerald.preher@gmail.co ; emmanuel.vernadakis@univ-angers.fr

Call for papers: Lille, FRANCE June 20-22, 2013

Southern Short Fiction: "Representation and Rewriting of Myth"

Modern Fiction Studies Special Issue: Modernist Life Narratives—Bildungsroman, Biography, Autobiography

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
mfs@purdue.edu

Call for Papers: Modernist Life Narratives—Bildungsroman, Biography, Autobiography

Guest Editor: John Paul Riquelme
Deadline for Submissions: September 1, 2012

Peace and Nuclear-Non Proliferation February 15-17, 2013 Guilford College

full name / name of organization: 
Professor for Peace
contact email: 
professorsforpeace at gmail.com

Abstracts Due: November 15, 2012
Peace and Nuclear Non-Proliferation: A World of No Nukes?

[UPDATED] CFP New Wave Iranian Cinema, 31st July

full name / name of organization: 
Persian Film Festival and Sydney Society for Literature and Aesthetics
contact email: 
contribute@persianfilmfestival.com

Iranian New Wave Cinema – Call for papers

Call for Chapter Proposals: Reimagining School Reform and Innovation

full name / name of organization: 
Sense Publishers
contact email: 
reimaginingschoolreform@gmail.com

Matthew Lynch and Sense Publishers are proud to issue a Call for Chapter Proposals for a forthcoming edited book entitled Reimagining School Reform and Innovation.

Devils and Dolls: Dichotomous Depictions of 'The Child' (27th March 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Jen Baker / University of Bristol
contact email: 
devils_dolls@live.co.uk

 

Call for Papers-Mothering in Literature Panel at the Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)Convention, March 21-24, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
djsmithsilva@yahoo.com

‘You’re Nicked!’ The Sweeney and Crime Drama in British Film and Television

full name / name of organization: 
School of Film and Television Studies, University of East Anglia, Norwich
contact email: 
s.godfrey@uea.ac.uk

The UEA School of Film and Television Studies presents:

‘You’re Nicked!’ The Sweeney and Crime Drama in British Film and Television

Friday 21st September 2012

Doris Lessing's "The Golden Notebook" at 50 - Book Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Doris Lessing Society
contact email: 
DorisLessingSociety@gmail.com

Call for Papers for a Book Collection marking the 50th Anniversary of Doris Lessing's "The Golden Notebook"

Re-Encountering the Encounter - February 28-March 2 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Society of Early Americanists - 8th Biennial Conference, Savannah Georgia
contact email: 
ens310@lehigh.edu

Miranda famously declares at the conclusion of The Tempest that she now exists in a “Brave new world.” This oft-quoted line is frequently misremembered as referring to the enchanted island itself,

Literary Texts: The Power and the Possible

full name / name of organization: 
CIRLEP / Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne
contact email: 
dthomieres@wanadoo.fr

[UPDATE] Moveable Feasts: Hemingway's Posthumous Work

full name / name of organization: 
James M. Hutchisson
contact email: 
hutchissonj@Citadel.edu

Manuscripts are solicited for a new collection of original essays on Hemingway’s posthumous works: A Moveable Feast, Islands in the Stream, The Garden of Eden, True at First Light, Under Kilimanjaro

Medieval Studies Journal Call for Papers: General Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Hortulus: The Online Graduate Journal of Medieval Studies
contact email: 
hortulus@hortulus-journal.com

Hortulus: The Online Graduate Journal of Medieval Studies
Volume 8, number 1 (2012)

Call for Papers: General Issue
SUBMISSION DEADLINE for Vol. 8, no. 1: 15 August 2012

L.M. Montgomery and Cultural Memory (collection of essays)

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Lefebvre
contact email: 
ben@roomofbensown.net

The University of Toronto Press has expressed interest in publishing a collection of essays entitled L.M. Montgomery and Cultural Memory

Theory@Buffalo: The Word Flesh

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Comparative Literature, State University at Buffalo
contact email: 
brianone@buffalo.edu

Call For Papers
Editors: Jana V. Schmidt, Brian O’Neill
theory@buffalo issue 17: “The Word Flesh”

4th annual Louisiana Studies Conference (Sept. 21-22, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Shane Rasmussen / Louisiana Folklife Center
contact email: 
rasmussens@nsula.edu

E. M. Forster's Maurice (St Andrews, UK, 24-25 November 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
School of English, University of St Andrews
contact email: 
tt88@st-andrews.ac.uk

A conference marking the centenary of Forster's writing of the novel

Reminder - deadline extension: CFP on SEX for Ol3Media e-jurnal of media studies

full name / name of organization: 
Ol3Media - Università Roma3 (Italy)
contact email: 
ol3media@uniroma3.it; giadadaros@gmail.com

CFP Ol3Media: Sex

[UPDATE]The New Sound: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Art & Literature (Deadline extended: July 15, 2012) EMAIL ADDRESS REVISED

full name / name of organization: 
The University of New Haven
contact email: 
thenewsound2@newhaven.edu

The New Sound: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Art & Literature publishes short fiction, poetry, essays, drama, art and book reviews.

UPDATE: Comparative Feminism, Postmodernism, Postcolonialism: Gender and Sexual Identity in Contemp. Turkish Literature/Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Jaspal K. Singh, Northern Michigan University
contact email: 
jsingh@nmu.edu

Call for Papers (New Deadline: 1 Nov. 2012)

Comparative Feminism, Postmodernism, Postcolonialism: Gender and Sexual Identity in Contemporary Turkish Literature and Culture

Conference on the Harlem Renaissance 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Paine College - School of Arts and Sciences
contact email: 
ewilliams@paine.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

CONFERENCE ON THE HARLEM RENAISSANCE

November 7 – 9, 2012

Paine College ~ Augusta, GA

“The Harlem Community: Contemporary and Historical Enclave of Creativity”

Sex and Cinema in the 21st Century (Fort Worth, Texas; Nov. 2-3, 2012); Proposals due July 19, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Film, Television and Digital Media, Texas Christian University
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

Call for Papers: Sex and Cinema in the 21st Century

[UPDATE] Imagining Middle Eastern/Oriental women in the West: An Orientalist Legacy Borrowed from the Past?July15/ Nov. 8-11, 2

full name / name of organization: 
The 54th Annual M/MLA Convention- Cincinnati, Ohio
contact email: 
fbarin@ilstu.edu

Deadline Extended

Imagining Middle Eastern/Oriental Women in the West: An Orientalist Legacy Borrowed from the Past?

[UPDATE] Imagining Middle Eastern/Oriental women in the West: An Orientalist Legacy Borrowed from the Past? July 2/ Nov. 8-11, 2

full name / name of organization: 
The 54th Annual M/MLA Convention- Cincinnati, Ohio
contact email: 
fbarin@ilstu.edu

Imagining Middle Eastern/Oriental Women in the West: An Orientalist Legacy Borrowed from the Past?

The Personal is Political Revisited: Investigating Notions of Place and Space, October 6th 2012

full name / name of organization: 
School of Arts, University of Northampton
contact email: 
lisa.robertson@northampton.ac.uk

[REMINDER] Deadline Extension (6/30) for Global Lives Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Cultural Analysis and Theory Department, Stony Brook University
contact email: 
catgradconf@gmail.com

3rd Annual Graduate Student Conference
Stony Brook Manhattan
October 13th, 2012

Keynote Lecture to be delivered by:
Una Chaudhuri

“Global Lives”

Ireland and Scotland : Conflicts and Cross Currents 9-11 November 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Sunderland/North East Irish Culture Network
contact email: 
Mr Colin Younger (NEICN Manager) colin.younger@sunderland.ac.uk

Following the success of the previous nine international Irish Studies conferences, this year the University of Sunderland, in association with NEICN, invites papers for an interdisciplinary conferenc

[REMINDER] 'FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS: LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE' / Deadline 1/7/2012/ University of Valencia / 12-14 December 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Ignacio Ramos Gay / Universidad de Valencia (Spain)
contact email: 
ignacio.ramos@uv.es

The aim of this conference is to explore the role of live animals on the stage, from the early modern era to the present time.

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