category: gender studies and sexuality

UPDATE Life and Works of Jack London

full name / name of organization: 
Gina Rossetti/Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
rossetti@sxu.edu

The Popular Culture Association has extended all deadlines for its March, 2013 conference to Friday, December 7th.

[UPDATE] Georgia State University CFP - New Voices Conference - deadline 11/30

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia State University Graduate English Association New Voices Conference
contact email: 
newvoices11@gmail.com

http://newvoicesconference.wordpress.com/2012/06/12/call-for-papers-roun...

Or see the CFP below:

New Voices Conference 2013
Featured Theme:

20th Annual German Graduate Studies Conference at the University of Virginia: Virtues and Vices February 22-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, University of Virginia
contact email: 
uvagermangradconference2013@gmail.com

“Was man besonders gerne tut / Ist selten ganz besonders gut.”
("Whatever you may like to do / Is seldom very good for you.")

CFP - Orienting Orwell: Asian and Global Perspectives on George Orwell (journal special issue)

full name / name of organization: 
Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies (Department of English, National Taiwan Normal University)
contact email: 
concentric.lit@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
Vol. 40 No. 1 | March 2014
Guest Editors: John Rodden & Henk Vynckier
Deadline for Submissions: August 15, 2013

Kennesaw State University's Second World Literature and Film Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Larrie Dudenhoeffer/Kennesaw State University
contact email: 
ldudenho@kennesaw.edu

Judith Butler, in the recent monograph Frames of War, argues that the mass media in times of crisis, whether from war, natural disaster, or economic meltdown, iterates certain normative values that sh

Edith Wharton & Cosmopolitanism: deadline Jan 15 2013 for ALA May 23-26, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Edith Wharton Society
contact email: 
eorlando@fairfield.edu

Call for Papers, American Literature Association (ALA)
Boston, Massachusetts
May 23-26, 2013
Edith Wharton and Cosmopolitanism

[UPDATE] Revelation, Revulsion, & Revolution - April 5, 2013 - April 6, 2013 (Proposal submission extended to Jan. 13th, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
AEGIS Graduate Student Organization, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
contact email: 
siucaegis@gmail.com


"… Oh! I would not tell you what is behind the black veil for the world! Are not you wild to know?"

[UPDATE]: SW/TX PCA/ACA Deadline Extension (12/2/12; 2/13-16/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
swtxpca.org@gmail.com

DEADLINE EXTENDED: DEC 2, 2012

James Bond Franchise & Eurospy in Popular Culture CFP Due December 2, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Michele Brittany, Southwest Texas Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
spyfi.superspies@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
James Bond Franchise & Eurospy in Popular Culture
Title and Abstract Submission Deadline Extended: December 2, 2012

[conference registration] "Otherness" and "Multimodal Aesthetics"

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool, 2-4 April 2013
contact email: 
painpara@liv.ac.uk

Nineteenth-Century Aetiologies, Exoticism, and Multimodal Aesthetics

University of Liverpool, 2-4 April 2013

[Update] Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics: The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

full name / name of organization: 
Binghamton University
contact email: 
thefutureuniversity@gmail.com

he Sixth Annual Comparative Literature Graduate Conference
Binghamton University (SUNY)
Literature, Politics, and Aesthetics:
The Production of Knowledge and the Future of the University

Call for papers: Dandelion Journal on Filth

full name / name of organization: 
Dandelion Journal
contact email: 
mail@dandelionjournal.org

DANDELION
postgraduate arts & research network

CALL FOR PAPERS: FILTH

[UPDATE] “The reality and the prospects of gender equality after “the Arab spring May 30-31, 2013.

full name / name of organization: 
The program on gender, society and human development and the research group “Identity and Difference,” at the faculty of Letters, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco,
contact email: 
s.boutkhil@ump.ma, ltouaf@ump.ma

Deadline extended to JANUARY 15, 2013.

Disability and Visual Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Alice Hall (University of York) and Professor Tobin Siebers (University of Michigan)
contact email: 
alice.hall@york.ac.uk

Journal of Literary and Cultural Disability Studies – Special Issue

Call for Papers: Disability and Visual Culture

The 5th International "Literature and ..." Graduate Conference: Representation and its Discontents (24-25 October 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Istanbul University, Department of American Culture and Literature
contact email: 
literatureand@gmail.com

The 5TH International “LITERATURE AND…” Graduate Student Conference:

“Representation and its Discontents”

Writing Trauma Survival: Learning from violence and its after effects in literature

full name / name of organization: 
Kim Misfeldt / University of Alberta, Augustana
contact email: 
kim.misfeldt@ualberta.ca

Session Title: Writing Trauma Survival: Learning from violence and its after effects in literature

CFP to Lights: The MESSA Journal, A Graduate Publication from the University of Chicago - Deadline 1/18/2013

full name / name of organization: 
University of Chicago Middle Eastern Studies Students Association (Center for Middle Eastern Studies)
contact email: 
uchicagomessalights@gmail.com

We invite Master’s students from all departments to submit work on a range of topics related to Middle Eastern studies.

Sylvia Townsend Warner: Mary Jacobs Memorial Essay Prize 31/03/13

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

The Sylvia Townsend Warner Society invites entries to the Mary Jacobs Memorial Essay Competition, instituted to recognise the late Mary Jacobs' outstanding contribution to Warner studies.

The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture Extended Deadline Dec. 2nd (Conference 2/13-16)[Update]

full name / name of organization: 
Shane Trayers /SWTX PCA/ACA Albuquerque
contact email: 
shane.trayers@maconstate.edu

--Deadline has been extended to December 2nd for Abstracts --
The Apocalypse and Disaster in Culture
Area of the 34th Annual SWTX PCA/ACA

Tourism, Heritage, Identities (01/25/2013; ALA 05/23-26/2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Lucas Tromly / University of Manitoba
contact email: 
lucas.tromly@ad.umanitoba.ca

Tourism, Heritage, Identities (01/25/2013; ALA 05/23-26/2013)

Papers are invited for a proposed panel at the 2013 meeting of the American Literature Association in Boston (23-26 May, 2013).

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: Environment, Ecology, and Native Nations February 13-16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Native/Indigenous Area Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association
contact email: 
nativestudiespca@gmail.com

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association's
34th Annual Conference in Albuquerque, NM
Submit abstracts to: http://conference2013.swtxpca.org/

[UPDATE] CFP: Native/Indigenous Studies Area Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association February 13-16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Native/Indigenous Studies Area Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture
contact email: 
nativestudiespca@gmail.com

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Association's
34th Annual Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the Hyatt Regency

Altered States, Diverse Routes: Alternative Models of Authority, Belonging, and Identity in Pluri-ethnic Nation-States

full name / name of organization: 
Emory's Department of Spanish and Portuguese and the Department of History
contact email: 
spridge@emory.edu

Keynote Speaker: Greg Grandin (NYU), author of Fordlandia, Empire’s Workshop, The Last Colonial Massacre, and The Blood of Guatemala

Southern Writers/Southern Writing 2013 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Mississippi Department of English Graduate Students
contact email: 
swswgradconference@gmail.com

The 19th Annual Southern Writers/Southern Writing Conference is a University of Mississippi Graduate Student event held in conjunction with the university’s Annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Confere

[UPDATE] CFP American Studies SWTX PCA ACA Albuquerque, NM Feb. 13-16, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Texas Popular Culture American Culture Association
contact email: 
havenl@ohio.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED

Call for Papers: American Studies Area

[UPDATE]: "Public/Private" NC STATE Grad Extended Deadline Dec 1

full name / name of organization: 
North Carolina State University Association of English Graduate Students
contact email: 
aegs.conference@gmail.com

“I Live Here!: Redefining and Negotiating Notions of Public and Private”

Extended Deadline: December 1, 2012

Conference Dates: Feb 22-23, 2013

Hippolita: Confused Loyalties (The Castle of Otranto, 1764)

full name / name of organization: 
Chelsea N. Beabout
contact email: 
beaboutcn@my.hiram.edu

Horace Walpole’s The Castle of Otranto has been heralded as the first Gothic novel, and due to this recognition the novel can be examined as a text that set future norms within the Gothic genre.

CFP: Contemporary Gendered Performance and Practice (12th–13th April 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University, Belfast
contact email: 
performinggender2013@qub.ac.uk

Call for Papers: Contemporary Gendered Performance and Practice

Queen’s University, Belfast

12th–13th April 2013

Keynote Speaker: Professor Elaine Aston (Lancaster University)

[UPDATE] British Comparative Literature Association MIGRATION conference July 8-11 2013, Essex, UK - DEADLINE: 15 December 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Essex, UK
contact email: 
bcla2013@essex.ac.uk

MIGRATION
British Comparative Literature Association XIII International Conference
July 8-11 2013, University of Essex, United Kingdom

http://www.essex.ac.uk/lifts/migration/Default.htm

[UPDATE] Space and Place: Production and Transformation (Feb. 28 - Mar. 1)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Utah Department of English
contact email: 
ryan.siemers@utah.edu


University of Utah Humanities Symposium on Space and Place
University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah

Keynote Speaker: Julia Reinhard Lupton
Submission Deadline: December 1st, 2012

CFP: Posthuman Poetry Anthology [Due January 1, 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
Aaron Apps and Feng Sun Chen / University of Minnesota
contact email: 
posthumanpoetry@gmail.com

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Unbecoming: An Anthology of Posthuman Poetry

[UPDATE] European Popular Culture Area SW/TX PCA/ACA

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

34th Annual Conference February 13-16, 2013
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
http://swtxpca.org/

Updated Submission Deadline: 12/02/12

Conference Hotel:

North Texas Graduate English Conference April 13th, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Student Association at the University of Texas at Arlington
contact email: 
arce@exchange.uta.edu

The University of Texas at Arlington is proud to announce the Spring 2013 North Texas Graduate English Conference on Saturday, April 13, 2012.

Catastrophe, Calamity and Chaos in the Pre-Modern World — Virtual Symposium

full name / name of organization: 
The Pre-Modern Institute (University of Alberta)
contact email: 
memi@ualberta.ca

The Pre-Modern Institute (formerly the Medieval and Modern Institute) at the University of Alberta, in collaboration with Athabasca University and PreMiss (the Pre-Modern Institute Student Society), i

The Non-State Of Queer Theory, April 11, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Brown University Graduate Student Symposium
contact email: 
browngradsymposium@gmail.com

Location: Brown University, Providence, RI
Date: Thursday, April 11, 2013

Call for Proposals

Keynote Speaker:
Jose Muñoz, Professor of Performance Studies, Tisch School of the Arts, NYU.

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