category: gender studies and sexuality

[UPDATE] CSUF Acacia Conference 2014: Spaces and Places, March 14 – 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
The Acacia Group
contact email: 
theacaciagroup.csuf@gmail.com

The Acacia Group at Cal State University, Fullerton is currently accepting proposals for its 2014 Conference, Spaces and Places.

UPDATE: Stony Brook University 2014 Graduate Conference: “Bonds”

full name / name of organization: 
Stony Brook University / English Department
contact email: 
sbuenglishgradcon@gmail.com

We invite paper proposals for our 26th-annual graduate conference, organized by Stony Brook University’s Graduate English Society.

"Intersections" Conference - Spring 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Associated Graduate Students of English, CSUN
contact email: 
agse.csunorthridge@gmail.com

AGSE Spring 2014 Conference CFP

Scripting Dance in Contemporary India: Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Liberal Arts Lore
contact email: 
editorsliberalartslore@gmail.com

Papers of approx 8000 words are invited for a peer-reviewed book, Scripting Dance in Contemporary India'.

Second Annual International CCCS Conference 2014 “Media: Theory and Practice” 4-6 September 2014 Skopje, Macedonia

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Culture and Cultural Studies (CCCS, Skopje)
contact email: 
mpavlovski@iml.ukim.edu.mk

The Centre for Culture and Cultural Studies (CCCS) invites proposals for papers, thematic panels and original media productions for Second Annual International CCCS Conference 2014 ‘Media: Theory an

Forms of Life, Forms of Death

full name / name of organization: 
Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
contact email: 
concentric.lit@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
Vol. 41 No. 1 | March 2015
“Forms of Life, Forms of Death”
In collaboration with Outis! Journal of (Post)European Philosophy

[UPDATE] **DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL JANUARY 24** “Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Free-Exchange Conference, University of Calgary Department of English
contact email: 
freeex@ucalgary.ca

“Remix the Conference” University of Calgary Free-Exchange Graduate Conference March 7-9, 2014

Mirrored Subjectivities: Technology and Visual Representation in Film and other Media [April 18-19, 2014]

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Foreign Languages, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
contact email: 
csconference.unm@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Sixth Annual Cultural Studies Graduate Student Conference and Workshop at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

April 18-19, 2014

RMMLA 2014 Subjectivity in Motion: Chinese Literature before 1900

full name / name of organization: 
Li Guo/ Rocky Mountain MLA
contact email: 
li.guo@usu.edu

CFP RMMLA 2014 Subjectivity in Motion: Chinese Literature before 1900 (Abstract due March 1, 2014)

Sylvia Townsend Warner Society: Mary Jacobs Memorial Essay Competition 1 May 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Sylvia Townsend Warner Society
contact email: 
Helen.Sutherland@glasgow.ac.uk

The Sylvia Townsend Warner Society is holding an annual essay competition to increase awareness of Warner's writing and to honour the contribution made by Mary Jacobs to Warner studies.

Call for Papers -- The Communication Review

full name / name of organization: 
Michael L. Wayne/University of Virginia
contact email: 
mikewayne@virginia.edu

The Communication Review is now accepting manuscripts for late 2014 and early 2015.

[UPDATE] 'The Female Kipling' and the British Raj: A Critical Anthology on Flora Annie Steel (Feb. 15, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Susmita Roye, Delaware State University (USA)
contact email: 
sroye@desu.edu

‘The Female Kipling’ and the British Raj:
A Critical Anthology on Flora Annie Steel

Victorians Institute 43rd Annual Conference: "The Mysteries at Our Own Doors," October 24-25, 2014 Charlotte, NC

full name / name of organization: 
Victorians Institute
contact email: 
viconf@winthrop.edu

Please send 300-500 word proposals for papers and a 1-page c.v. to Dr. Casey Cothran via email at viconf@winthrop.edu by May 15, 2014.

1914/2014: Experimentalism Then and Now

full name / name of organization: 
Hosted by the Yale English Department 20/21 Colloquium and the American Literature Association’s Society for Contemporary Literature
contact email: 
justin.neuman@yale.edu

1914/2014: Experimentalism Then and Now
Hosted by the Yale English Department 20/21 Colloquium
And the American Literature Association’s Society for Contemporary Literature

March 6, 2014

[UPDATE] Hard Times: Austerity and Popular Culture edited collection

full name / name of organization: 
Helen Davies and Claire O'Callaghan
contact email: 
Helen.Davies@tees.ac.uk; claireocallag42@hotmail.com

Please see below for a cfp seeking essays on austerity in popular culture.

[UPDATE] [CFP] Things to Remember: Materializing Memories in Art and Culture - International Conference - extended deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands
contact email: 
thingstoremember@let.ru.nl

Things to Remember:
Materializing Memories
in Art and Culture

International Conference Radboud University Nijmegen
June 5-6, 2014

CALL FOR PAPERS

Confirmed Keynote Speakers

EXTENDED DEADLINE (1/17/14): British Women Writers Conference @ Binghamton University (SUNY): June 19-21, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers Conference
contact email: 
bwwc2014@gmail.com

"REFLECTIONS"

22nd Annual Meeting of the British Women Writers Conference
June 19-21, 2014
Binghamton University, State University of New York

CfP: The Second Global Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again, 21 – 22 February 2014, Prague

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

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Second Global Forum of Critical Studies
Asking Big Questions Again

21-22 February 2014, Prague, Czech Republic
Grand Majestic Plaza Hotel

DEADLINE: 15 January 2014

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline, Jan 15, New Directions in Sherwood Anderson at ALA 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Peter Nagy
contact email: 
pen208@lehigh.edu

Proposed Panel for the 2014 American Literature Association Annual Conference (ALA) to be held in Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014

"New Directions in Sherwood Anderson"

The Text and Time: Past, Present, Future

full name / name of organization: 
Annual Graduate English Conference at Southern Connecticut State University
contact email: 
Dr Vara Neverow neverowv1@southernct.edu

Call for Papers:

Chiasma #1: What the Doing of Thinking Does and Doesn't Do Today (deadline FEB. 7)

full name / name of organization: 
Chiasma: A Site for Thought
contact email: 
chiasma.asiteforthought@gmail.com

Chiasma: A Site for Thought is an annual, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal for the generation and dispersion of theory, published by the University of Western Ontario's Centre for the Study of Theo

CFP: Technological Futures” at the National Women’s Studies Association Conference (November 13-16, 2014 Abstracts due 2/1/2014)

full name / name of organization: 
National Women's Studies Association Conference
contact email: 
jennifer-airey@utulsa.edu

Call for Papers: “Technological Futures” at the National Women’s Studies Association Conference (November 13-16, 2014 Abstracts due 2/1/2014)

[UPDATE] Ethos April 2014 issue submissions due Jan 10

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Mangrum / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
contact email: 
bmangrum@email.unc.edu

Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics (ethosreview.org)—a digital forum and peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary online journal—invites submissions for its first issue, entitl

[UPDATE] Close Encounters: Remapping Discipline Though Genre (March 29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Massachusetts Amherst, English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
umassegoconference@gmail.com

Close Encounters: Remapping Discipline though Genre
University of Massachusetts Amherst, Saturday, March 29, 2014

www.umassego.com/conference

[UPDATE] Transaction: An Interdisciplinary Conference (Mar. 28-29, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
The University at Albany English Graduate Student Organization
contact email: 
egsoalbany@gmail.com

University at Albany 12th Annual EGSO Conference:

TRANSACTION

March 28-29, 2014

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Anna McCarthy

Canonizing Narratives of Trauma - MLA Annual Convention - Vancouver, Canada - January 8-11, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Eda Dedebas Dundar
contact email: 
eda.dedebas@gmail.com

Proposals that focus on representations of trauma and displacement, their impact on the canon, consumption of human rights, and complicity.

[Extended Deadline] The Spectacular!: Jan. 13, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
thespectacular.conference2014@gmail.com

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Wendy Hesford, Professor of English, Ohio State U

FACULTY SPEAKER: Theo Davis, Professor of English, Northeastern U

SSW Sponsorship at SEM

full name / name of organization: 
SSW Sponsorship at SEM
contact email: 
epwhite@uga.edu

The Section on the Status of Women (SSW) will sponsor one or more panels for the Society for Ethnomusicology's 59th Annual Meeting, to be held November 13-16, 2014 in Pittsburgh.

Long Beach International Film Festival Digital Edutainment Conference August 27-31, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Long Beach International Film Festival Digital Edutainment Conference
contact email: 
digitaledutainment@longbeachindie.com

Long Beach International Film Festival
Digital Edutainment Conference
Call for Proposals—Deadline March 3, 2014

LongBeachIndie.com

MFS Special Issue - Neuroscience and Modern Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Fiction Studies
contact email: 
Stephen.burn@glasgow.ac.uk

Guest Editor: Stephen J. Burn
Deadline for Submissions: 1 February 2014

10th LIES (13.04.2014): On imagination, borders and friendship with Hanif Kureishi

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English Literature, Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
contact email: 
kbronk@wa.amu.edu.pl; sliliana@wa.amu.edu.pl

The voice of an artist reaches and touches the world as well as the lives of his/ her readers. The words of writers can stir social unrest but they can also pacify the crowds.

The Age of Dystopia

full name / name of organization: 
Louisa MacKay-Demerjian
contact email: 
lmdemerjian@gmail.com

Dystopia as a genre has exploded in recent years.

CFP, ABC Studies Journal, special issue, "Faces of Globality: American Studies and the Romanian Diaspora"

full name / name of organization: 
American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania
contact email: 
abc.journal@ulbsibiu.ro

American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania, invites submissions for a special issue on Faces of Globality: American Studies and the Romanian Dias

[UPDATE] Call for Contributions to Fractured Ecologies EXTENDED to 15 January 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Chad Weidner and Franca Bellarsi
contact email: 
c.weidner@ucr.nl

Fractured Ecologies
Call for Contributions to an edited collection on environmental criticism and radical experimental writing

CFP: New Writing: International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing - 2/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing
contact email: 
editor@newwritingjournal.com

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Call for Critical or Creative Work

"New Writing: the International Journal for the Practice and Theory" is open for submissions for Volume 11 (Issues 11.2 and 11.3) and Volume 12.

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