category: gender studies and sexuality

The Art of Outrage: Poetics, Politics, Polarization

full name / name of organization: 
Fordham University’s Graduate English Association
contact email: 
artofoutrage@gmail.com

The Art of Outrage: Poetics, Politics, Polarization
Friday, October 14, 2011

“‘They’re not like us,’ and for that reason deserve to be ruled.”

“Where Do You Want Me to Start?” Producing History through Mad Men (March 1, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Invisible Culture
contact email: 
Amanda Graham (agraham9[at]mail[dot]rochester[dot]edu) and Erin Leary (eleary2[at]mail[dot]rochester[dot]edu)

The television network AMC’s historical drama Mad Men, set in 1960-64, premiered in 2007.

CFP: The Child, The First World War and the Global South (Sydney, 1-4 Dec 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Technology Sydney
contact email: 
info@fww-child.org

‘A Game That Calls Up Love and Hatred Both’:
The Child, the First World War, and the Global South

1-4 December 2011

University of Technology Sydney, Australia

“Sri Lanka: Remaking Society” 2011 Sri Lanka Graduate Student Conference (March 25th and 26th, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
India-China Institute, the New School for Social Research, New York
contact email: 
thiranas@newschool.edu, meb2212@columbia.edu, mmh2192@columbia.edu

“Sri Lanka: Remaking Society”
2011 Sri Lanka Graduate Student Conference

[UPDATE] EXTENDED DEADLINE: Graduate Student Conference: EMERGENCE/IES -London, ON March 17-19, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Literature and Hispanic Studies, The University of Western Ontario
contact email: 
modlangconference2011@gmail.com

[Deadline extended to February 1, 2011] Lucky 13 has come around!

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism (2011 issue, Deadline January 21, 2011) [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Brigham Young University
contact email: 
byucriterion@gmail.com

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism

Call for Papers: Undergraduate and Master's Students
Deadline: 21 January 2011

[UPDATE] Tennessee Williams in the Nordic and Baltic region

full name / name of organization: 
Dirk Gindt / lambda nordica
contact email: 
dirk.gindt@lambdanordica.se

CALL FOR ARTICLES:
TENNESSEE WILLIAMS IN THE NORDIC AND BALTIC REGION

TERROR AND THE (POST)CINEMATIC SUBLIME (April 15, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Drs Comer and Vayo
contact email: 
cinematic.sublime@gmail.com

Jean-Francois Lyotard writes, “We have paid a high enough price for the nostalgia of the whole [...] let us be witnesses to the unpresentable; let us activate the differences and save the honor of t

Narratives of Travel and Navigation: English by Water, Air, Land, and Imagination, March 24-26, 2011 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania College English Association (PCEA)
contact email: 
pcea2011erie@gmail.com

Date: March 24-26, 2011
Conference Site: Sheraton Bayfront, Erie, PA

Extended Deadline: January 30, 2011

ETUDES IRLANDAISES French Journal of Irish Studies Spring 2012 issue (deadline: June 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Etudes Irlandaises, The French Journal of Irish Studies
contact email: 
cauvetp@hotmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

ETUDES IRLANDAISES
French Journal of Irish Studies
Spring 2012 issue (Non-thematic)

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: 30 JUNE. 2011

‘Churchill Now: 21st Century Caryl Churchill’: Caryl Churchill Symposium, Saturday 16th April 2011,

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Sian Adiseshiah/University of Lincoln, UK
contact email: 
sadiseshiah@lincoln.ac.uk

Keynote speaker: Professor Elaine Aston (Lancaster University, UK)

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism (2011 issue, Deadline January 21, 2011) [UPDATE}

full name / name of organization: 
Brigham Young University
contact email: 
byucriterion@gmail.com

Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism

Call for Papers: Undergraduate and Master's Students
Deadline: 21 January 2011

Tolkien at the University of Vermont

full name / name of organization: 
Tolkien at UVM
contact email: 
cvaccaro@uvm.edu

Call for Papers

“Trauma, Memory and Narrative in Ethnic American Literature” at RMMLA, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
nlcarter@gwmail.gwu.edu

“Trauma, Memory, and Narrative in Ethnic American Literature” at RMMLA, 2011

Gertrude Stein: Open Topic (ALA Boston May 26-29, 2011. Submission deadline January 15, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
The Gertrude Stein Society
contact email: 
Amy.Robbins@hunter.cuny.edu

The Gertrude Stein Society seeks papers dealing with any aspect of Stein’s writing and/or her legacy in 20th/ 21st century American poetry and poetics.

Edited Collection. Call for Submissions

full name / name of organization: 
Libidinal Lives: Economies of Desire in the Long Nineteenth Century
contact email: 
Jane.Ford@port.ac.uk; Kim.Edwards@liv.ac.uk

In his controversial work Libidinal Economy (1974) Jean-Franҫois Lyotard famously remarked ‘every political economy is libidinal’.

Gertrude Stein and her Material Present (ALA Boston May 26-29, 2011. Submission deadline January 15, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
The Gertrude Stein Society
contact email: 
Amy.Robbins@hunter.cuny.edu

The Gertrude Stein Society seeks papers dealing with Stein’s work as it attempts to engage the problems and questions of her material present.

Enslavement: Colonial Appropriations, Apparitions, Remembrances. 1750-Present Day.

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Studies in Literature, University of Portsmouth
contact email: 
cslpgconf@port.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Professor James Walvin

17th June 2011

CALL FOR PAPERS

WOMEN AND POPULAR CULTURE: OF SOCIAL JUSTICE, SEXUAL POLITICS AND THE STATUS QUO

full name / name of organization: 
jis@scsu.edu
contact email: 
jis@scsu.edu
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  • Special Number: WOMEN AND POPULAR CULTURE: OF SOCIAL JUSTICE, SEXUAL POLITICS AND THE STATUS QUO

    Guest Editor: Susan Stein

  • CEU Summer University announcement - June 6 - July 29, 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    CEntral European University - Summer University
    contact email: 
    summeru@ceu.hu

    Central European University is a US-style, internationally recognized institution of post-graduate education in the social sciences and humanities.

    CFP: Panel on "Documenting the Child"

    full name / name of organization: 
    Visible Evidence XVIII (Documentary Conference) New York University August 11-14, 2011
    contact email: 
    pooja_rangan@brown.edu

    Call for Abstracts
    Proposed Panel on "Documenting the Child"
    Visible Evidence XVIII
    New York University August 11-14, 2011

    ***Deadline Extended to January 8***

    DOCUMENTING THE CHILD

    "Women and War" at RMMLA, 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
    contact email: 
    nlcarter@gwmail.gwu.edu

    "Women and War" at RMMLA, 2011

    Spring 2011 McCleary Symposium INTERSECTIONS: Literature, History & Art/Science & Technology

    full name / name of organization: 
    Department of English, Texas Southern University
    contact email: 
    Saldivar_rx@tsu.edu

    The Department of English at Texas Southern University will host the Thirteenth Annual Interdisciplinary McCleary Symposium, March 24-25, 2011, Houston, Texas.

    Utopia, Crisis, Justice: 12th Utopian Studies Conference, Nicosia, Cyprus 8-11/7/2011, Deadline 15 March 2011 [UPDATE]

    full name / name of organization: 
    University of Cyprus
    contact email: 
    balaso@ucy.ac.cy

    [UPDATE] Utopia/Crisis/Justice: 12th International Conference of the Utopian Studies Society/Europe, July 8-11, 2011
    full name / name of organization:
    University of Cyprus
    contact email:

    Filolog: journal for literary, cultural and language studies - call for papers (DEADLINE 31/03/2011)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Faculty of Philology, Banja Luka
    contact email: 
    petarny@yahoo.com; tbijelic@hotmail.com

    Filolog (Philologist) is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal with an international Editorial Board.

    Watermark Journal Call for Papers (Submission Deadline 1/28/11)

    full name / name of organization: 
    CSULB Graduate English Department
    contact email: 
    editor@watermarkjournal.com

    Watermark, an annual scholarly journal published by graduate students in the Department of English at California State University, Long Beach, is now seeking papers for our fifth volume to be publishe

    [UPDATE--DEADLINE EXTENDED] RAW MATERIAL. Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference, March 19-20, 2011

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

    Northeastern University English Graduate Student Association Call for Papers

    R A W M A T E R I A L

    Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ann Laura Stoler, The New School

    Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature 4/8 - 4/9 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
    contact email: 
    jkerr@smumn.edu

    On April 8-9 of 2011, the Northern Plains Conference on Early British Literature (NPCEBL) will hold its nineteenth annual conference, hosted by Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, nestled in the b

    [UPDATE] interdisciplinary conference deadline extended to Jan 15th

    full name / name of organization: 
    Federation Rhetoric Symposium and Texas A&M University-Commerce
    contact email: 
    writingdemocracy@gmail.com

    Writing Democracy: A Rhetoric of (T)Here March 9-11, 2011, TAMU-Commerce
    full name / name of organization:

    [UPDATE] Sound and Unsound: Noise, Nonsense, and the Unspoken. April 1-3, 2011.

    full name / name of organization: 
    The University of Virginia Graduate English Student Association
    contact email: 
    gesaconference2011@gmail.com

    We are seeking submissions for a graduate conference on the roles of sound and sense in creating meaning. Abstracts due January 21st, 2011. [Update: see our website at the end of the page.]

    [UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 1-15-11 AND NEW CONTACT E-MAIL] Francophonies: The Living and the Dead

    full name / name of organization: 
    Department of French Studies Graduate Student Association, LSU-Baton Rouge
    contact email: 
    lsufrenchconference@gmail.com (new contact e-mail)

    Francophonies: The Living and the Dead

    March 18-19th 2011

    Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

    [UPDATE] Francophonies: The Living and The Dead, March 18th-19th 2011 LSU Baton Rouge

    full name / name of organization: 
    Department of French Studies Graduate Student Association, LSU-Baton Rouge
    contact email: 
    lsufrenchconference@gmail.com

    Francophonies: The Living and The Dead

    March 18-19th 2011

    Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

    RMMRA Conference 2011: Faith and Doubt in the Middle Ages and Renaissance, April 7-9, 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    The Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association
    contact email: 
    kim_johnson@byu.edu

    The Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association

    Faith and Doubt in the Middle Ages and Renaissance
    April 7-9, 2011
    Salt Lake City, Utah

    Borders and Border Crossing (May 3-4, 2011)

    full name / name of organization: 
    UBC Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia
    contact email: 
    ubco.igsa@gmail.com

    The Interdisciplinary Graduate Students Association at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus invites you to attend our fourth annual graduate student conference.

    [LAST CALL, UPDATE} Oklahoma State University English Conference, "Transforming Words," March 4-5, 2011

    full name / name of organization: 
    English Graduate Student Association
    contact email: 
    osuegsa@gmail.com

    The English Graduate Student Association (EGSA) at Oklahoma State University, an organization of English graduate students and faculty members committed to promoting student academic development and s

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