category: gender studies and sexuality

SLSA: Creativity. Appetite and Creativity

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Literature, Science and the Arts
contact email: 
ibrown@gradcenter.cuny.edu

Atlanta, GA
November 3-6

Call for Papers: 'Consuming Gender'

full name / name of organization: 
Assuming Gender
contact email: 
gender@cardiff.ac.uk

This special issue of Assuming Gender – an online, peer-reviewed academic journal from Cardiff University – seeks to explore the way gender is both presented and consumed through popular media and

Gendered authorial corpographies

full name / name of organization: 
Special Issue of ILLI - A Multilingual e-Journal of Literary Studies
contact email: 
david.martens@arts.kuleuven.be

Gendered authorial corpographies
Edited by Aina Pérez Fontdevila (Universitat autònoma de Barcelona) & Meri Torras Francès (Universitat autònoma de Barcelona)

The Fifth Global Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

CALL FOR PANELS AND PAPERS

The Fifth Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again

11 - 12 November 2016, Lucca, Tuscany, Italy
Palazzo Bernardini

Beat and Hungry Generation: When losing became hip

full name / name of organization: 
Cafe Dissensus
contact email: 
infocafedissensus@gmail.com

It was in the summer of 1999 when I first discovered Bob Dylan. I had heard his songs before and sang blowing in the wind as one of the prayer songs at my school’s assembly.

[UPDATE] LFA: Literature Film Conference - Alternate Worlds | October 13-16, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Literature/Film Association
contact email: 
info@litfilm.org

CFPs Due June 20!

Literature Film Conference
October 13-16, 2016
Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ
http://litfilm.blogspot.com/

Paper proposals are invited from ALL AREAS of film and media studies. - http://litfilm.org/conference/

CFP: E.L. Doctorow for the 21st Century - Essay Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Wutz (Weber State University), Julian Murphet (UNSW, Australia) & Samuel Dickson
contact email: 
mwutz@weber.edu, j.murphet@unsw.edu.au, samueljd@gmail.com

Proposals Due July 31, 2016

Children and Childhood Studies Area, MAPACA (Nov. 3-5, 2016) - DEADLINE June 30, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association
contact email: 
brandi.venable@rutgers.edu or eva.lupold@rutgers.edu

Children and Childhood Studies (CCS) focuses on the societal, cultural, and political forces that shape the lives of children and the concept of childhood contemporaneously and throughout history.

Feminist Spaces 2.2 Journal CFW

full name / name of organization: 
Feminist Spaces Journal
contact email: 
uwffeministtheory@gmail.com

Call for Works (deadline for submission is April 29, 2016)

Feminist Spaces 2.2 (Spring/Summer 2016)

2017 Circling the Elements Hip Hop Conference: HIP HOP IN DIASPORA: Call for Proposals April 19 – 23, 2017

full name / name of organization: 
Albany State University Department of English, Modern Languages, and Mass Communication
contact email: 
circlingtheelements@asurams.edu

In the 1970s, DJ Kool Herc, a Jamaican born man living in the Bronx, helped spark the birth of a new genre/culture: Hip Hop.

[UPDATE] LFA 2016: Literature/Film Conference - October 13-16, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Literature/Film Association (LFA)
contact email: 
info@litfilm.org

CFPs Due June 20!

October 13-16, 2016
Literature/Film Conference, Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ - http://litfilm.org/conference/
http://litfilm.blogspot.com/

“Alternate Worlds”

CHILDHOOD - Collection of Essays and Original Research

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Jacques Mostert & Dr Margarita Georgieva
contact email: 
jacques.mostert@aum.edu.kw

We are looking for contributors of original research and reflection pieces to a collection entitled “Childhood”.

[UPDATE] SAMLA 88: Utopia/Dystopia: Whose Paradise is it?

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA)
contact email: 
samla@gsu.edu

CFPs due May 6th!

November 4-6, 2016
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront
Jacksonville, FL

Call for Reviews - The Thatcher Network

full name / name of organization: 
The Thatcher Network
contact email: 
thatchernetwork@outlook.com

Book reviews are sought for the website of a new research network dedicated to the study of Margaret Thatcher and Thatcherism, capitalism and Classical Liberalism/neoliberalism.

REMINDER: In the Light of Gloriana Conference; Nov 18-21, 2016; Tower of London -- CFP (deadline April 15)

full name / name of organization: 
Gloriana Society
contact email: 
glorianasoc@gmail.com

The Gloriana Society invites advanced graduate students and faculty to attend the inaugural meeting of our biannual conference In the Light of Gloriana, Nov 18-21, 2016 at the Tower of London.

Seeking short stories by women on theme of "chosen"- DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
Project GirlSpire- Resources and Outreach for Liberia
contact email: 
girlspire@rol-liberia.org

DEADLINE EXTENDED!

CfP LUCAS Graduate Conference 2017: 'Landscape: Interpretations, Relations, and Representations'

full name / name of organization: 
Leiden University
contact email: 
lucasconf2017@gmail.com

On 26 and 27 January 2017, the Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society will be hosting an international graduate conference.

CFP Edited Collection: Negotiating Identities from Pregnancy to Parenthood within the Academy

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Rachel Berger (History, Concordia) and Dr. Jessica Riddell (English, Bishop's)
contact email: 
jessica.riddell@ubishops.ca

The (Stuffed) Elephant in the Room: Negotiating Identities from Pregnancy to Parenthood within the Academy

[UPDATE] Scenography and Borders: Practice, Place and Politics

full name / name of organization: 
Theatre and Performance Research Association
contact email: 
siobhanmogorman@gmail.com

The Scenography Working Group invites proposals for our forthcoming meeting at the annual TaPRA conference in Bristol in September 2016.

[UPDATE] Revision, Revival, Rediscovery: 'Re' words in British Women's Writing between 1930 and 1960

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hull, Department of English
contact email: 
britwomenwriters30to60@gmail.com

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN for the conference

Revision, Revival, Rediscovery... The 'Re' word in British Women's Writing between 1930 and 1960
on June 24th 2016 at The University of Hull

Call for Papers-International Journal of English Language & Translation Studies [April-June, 2016 Issue]

full name / name of organization: 
International Journal of English Language & Translation Studies
contact email: 
info@eltsjournal.org

We are currently soliciting unpublished, quality research articles/case studies in the fields of ELT, Linguistics, Literature, Discourse and Translation Studies for the April-June, 2016 Issue of the I

Ideas and Realities: Creative Writing in Asia Today

full name / name of organization: 
Asia Pacific Writers and Translators
contact email: 
submissions@apwriters.org

Call for Presentations, Panelists, & Papers

Asia Pacific Writers and Translators Conference (APWT) 2016
25th – 27th November, Guangzhou, China.

CFP: Heroes in Popular Culture (for MPCA,Oct 6-9, 2016 in Chicago); April 30 deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association
contact email: 
jefburnham@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
HEROES IN POPULAR CULTURE
2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Oct. 6-9
Chicago, IL
Hilton Rosemont Chicago O’Hare
Deadline: April 30, 2016

Intersections of Innovation and Imagination in American Studies November 10-12, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
American Studies Association of Texas (ASAT)
contact email: 
asat@shsu.edu

The 60th Annual American Studies Association of Texas (ASAT) Conference will be held November 10-12 2016 on the campus of Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas.

Utopia's Century: 16th Cen. Lit & Culture [SAMLA 88 - Nov 4-6, 2016 - Jacksonville, FL]

full name / name of organization: 
Donna Wroble / Georgia State University
contact email: 
dwroble1@gsu.edu

This panel welcomes papers about any aspect of English Literature & Culture, 1500-1600.

Nordic Irish Studies Network conference - Oulu, Finland (7-8 October 2016; 31 May 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Oulu, Finland
contact email: 
john.braidwood@oulu.fi

1916: response, recrimination, rejection, redemption?

10th Biennial Conference of the Nordic Irish Studies Network (Oulu, 7-8 October 2016)

call for papers The International Journal of the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via :
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

or website:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

call for papers Journal of Cultural Studies (May-June)

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via
website:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural
or
email:

submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

MMLA Special Session: Queerness as a Border State (Nov 10-13, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
MMLA: Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
shinh@uwm.edu

Queerness as a Border State

Call for papers Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies R&D
contact email: 
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

submission via website:
submission@journals-of-scientifcs-rd.com

or the website:
http://jrsdjournal.wix.com/humanities-cultural

Student, Teacher, Scholar: Graduate Students at the Borders - MMLA 2016 St. Louis, MO - Nov. 10-13

full name / name of organization: 
Kelly Moreland / Midwest Modern Language Association
contact email: 
morelak@bgsu.edu

Graduate students—especially those working as teaching assistants—take on a unique role at the university in that they must constantly navigate among their student-teacher-scholar identities.

Call for Papers Edited Volume Abstracts due 11/15/16

full name / name of organization: 
Classics and The Western
contact email: 
smatheson@ucn.ca

In 1820, a writer for the Cincinnati Western Review warned his readers that “should the time ever come when Latin and Greek should be banished from our universities and the study of Cicero and Demos

Call for Papers and Creative Writing 05/15/16

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
thequint@ucn.ca

The quint’s thirtieth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and revi

DEADLINE EXTENDED for 2nd International Conference on Men and Masculinities

full name / name of organization: 
initiative for critical studies of masculinities
contact email: 
icsmsymposium@gmail.com

The deadline of "2nd International Conference on Men and Masculinities" has been extended to 1 May 2016 !

Please feel free to forward this CFP to anyone or any group who may be interested in.

Edited Collection: Princess Mononoke (Bloomsbury)

full name / name of organization: 
Rayna Denison, University of East Anglia
contact email: 
r.denison@uea.ac.uk

I am seeking contributions of between 5-6,000words on Hayao Miyazaki's Princess Mononoke (Mononoke Hime), for an edited collection intended to form part of Bloomsbury's Animation: Key Films series.

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