category: gender studies and sexuality

The Future of Women's Literature in Modernist Studies Roundtable (April 7-11) Deadline September 30

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
lauren.rosenblum@gmail.com

Many modernist women writers, re-discovered after extensive recovery work undertaken in the past 20 years, have again fallen out of print.

CFP Affinities #4 – What is Radical Imagination: Horizons beyond “The Crisis”

full name / name of organization: 
Max Haiven
contact email: 
haivenmf@mcmaster.ca

CFP Affinities #4 – What is Radical Imagination: Horizons beyond “The Crisis”

Edited by Alex Khasnabish and Max Haiven

Classic and Contemporary Girl Lit, NeMLA, Montreal, April 7-11, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Sophie Lavin, Women's Caucus Rep, Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
blavin@optonline.net

Over the past century, American fiction for girls has evolved in parallel with its youth culture.

Where Are We Now? The Evolution of Women's, Gender and Feminist Studies,NeMLA, Montreal, April 7-11, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Sophie Lavin, Women's Caucus Rep, Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
blavin@optonline.net

The 2009 “Guide to Women’s Studies” published by Ms. Magazine cites 900 WS programs in the United States as well as programs in more than 40 countries.

2nd Global Conference: Culture, Politics, Ethics (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
cpe2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Culture, Politics, Ethics

Friday 12th March - Sunday 14th March 2010
Salzburg, Austria

Call for Papers

MP Journal: seeking submission for Winter 09 issue on Women and Families

full name / name of organization: 
MPJournal: an Online Feminist Journal, www.academinist.org/mp
contact email: 
Lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

Women and Families: MP Journal is seeking academic papers, book reviews and other well written inquiries on the subject of women and families.

2nd Global Conference: Ethics in Public Life (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
epl2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Ethics in Public Life

Monday 15th March - Wednesday 17th March 2010
Salzburg, Austria

Call for Papers

CFP: "Thresholds of Utopia/Dystopia" - A Special Issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities - Fall 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Humanities by Humanities Education Research Association
contact email: 
davidahatch@live.com

Guest Editor: Dr. David A. Hatch, Utah Valley University

Human Rights and Literature: Representing the Struggle (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association (NYCEA sponsored)
contact email: 
jpestin5@naz.edu

Call for Papers: Human Rights and Literature: Representing the Struggle (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010) NYCEA sponsored at CEA 2010
Body:

Whitman and the Beats March 26-28 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Scott Weiss/ St. Francis College
contact email: 
sweiss@stfranciscollege.edu

Whitman & The Beats

March 26-28 2010

St. Francis College Brooklyn, NY

CFP: Post-Identity (Deadline is November 29, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Spectator (University of Southern California, School of Cinematic Arts, Critical Studies)
contact email: 
jananisu@usc.edu

“Post-Identity”
Volume 30, Number 2 (Fall 2010)

Mysterious Things (11/1/09; 3/4-6/09)

full name / name of organization: 
Ashley Hetrick / Graduate Symposium on the History of Women and Gender
contact email: 
hetrick2@illinois.edu

The Executive Committee of the Eleventh Annual Graduate Symposium on Women’s and Gender History at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is pleased to announce this call for papers.

The Politics of Consumption: (Re)presenting and (Trans)forming Identities, February 19-20, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Arizona State University’s Southwest English Graduate Symposium
contact email: 
southwestegs@gmail.com

Arizona State University’s Southwest English Graduate Symposium (SWEGS) announces a call for papers for the Spring 2010 conference entitled “The Politics of Consumption: (Re)presenting and (Trans)

CFP: Animation Area (PCA/ACA conference)

full name / name of organization: 
Animation Area, PCA/ACA Conference 31st March-3rd April 2010
contact email: 
jwalker4@ucreative.ac.uk

Animation Area of the Popular Culture Association
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
National Conference
St. Louis, Missouri
March 31st-3rd April, 2010

9th International Conference on Women’s Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Departments of Anglo-American Philology I and II (Linguistics and Literature) - Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Spain)
contact email: 
jornadamujer@filol.ucm.es

The Departments of Anglo-American Philology I and II (Linguistics and Literature) wish to announce their 9th International Conference on Women’s Studies, and invite you to submit papers on the topic

Redefining Masculinity in 20th-Century British Popular Fiction and Culture; (9/30/09; 4/7-11/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 2010
contact email: 
mcartt@sage.edu

This panel will examine redefinitions of masculinity that challenge and intersect with global and national relations.

[UPDATE] CFP: “(En)Gendering the Black Atlantic: Diasporic Bodies and Identities in Contemporary Women’s Performance Art". Edite

full name / name of organization: 
Liamar Durán Almarza -Universidad de Oviedo (Spain)
contact email: 
black.atlantic.collection@gmail.com; duranemilia@uniovi.es

Call for submissions

Abstract deadline extended to October 15th, 2009.

[UPDATE] Cultures of Recession Graduate Conference, Nov. 20 & 21

full name / name of organization: 
Cultures of Recession, Program in Literature, Duke University
contact email: 
culturesofrecession@gmail.com

Cultures of Recession
An Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference Hosted by The Program in Literature, Duke University
November 20 & 21, 2009
http://www.duke.edu/~gc24/culturesofrecession.html
NEW DEADLINE: September 15, 2009

[FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS] CROSSING THE LINE: AFFINITIES BEFORE AND AFTER 1900

full name / name of organization: 
UNIVERSITY OF LIVERPOOL / JAN 28-29 2010
contact email: 
organisers@crossing-the-line.org.uk

DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS: 15TH SEPTEMBER 2009

An Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference to be held at the University of Liverpool and the Victoria Gallery & Museum

[UPDATE] European Society for Trauma and Dissociation- Literary panel

full name / name of organization: 
amy parziale
contact email: 
parziale@email.arizona.edu

European Society for Trauma and Dissociation - 2nd International Conference
April 8-10, 2010
Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Abstracts DUE: September 7th, 2009

Victorian Forms and Formation: British Association for Victorian Studies Conference, University of Glasgow, September 2010

full name / name of organization: 
British Association for Victorian Studies
contact email: 
bavs@arts.gla.ac.uk

CFP: British Association for Victorian Studies 2010 Conference : ‘Victorian Forms and Formations’

Southern Literature and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
national Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
chris.bloss@gmail.com

This year the conference will be held in lovely St. Louis, Missouri from March 31 to April 3 at the Renaissance Grand Hotel St. Louis, 800 Washington Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri(314) 621 9600

(9/15/2009 ; 4/7-11/2010) “’This world only my body remembered’”: Nature, Nation and Self in Women’s Writing

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 2010
contact email: 
meanes@sage.edu

The wilderness has long been conceived of as a space of individuation, a testing ground for the independent seeker, and an “outside” to the protection, as well as the surveillance and discipline,

Call for Chapters -- Ugly Betty: The lives the Betty la fea, la fea mas bella 10/1/09

full name / name of organization: 
Laura Valdez-Pagliaro / Marymount University
contact email: 
lvaldezp@marymount.edu

This anthology examines the mega successful television series that has reached audiences and gained a loyal fan following globally in dubbed or adapted versions of Colombian writer/producer Fernando G

And Then It Shifted: Women Open Up About Leaving Men For Women (Deadline: December 1, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Candace Walsh & Laura M. Andre
contact email: 
andthenitshifted@gmail.com

We are seeking literary, non-fiction essays for an anthology to be published by Seal Press in Fall 2010. For full guidelines, please see our website at http://sites.google.com/site/andthenitshifted.

IOWA JOURNAL OF CULTURAL STUDIES ISSUE ON WORK, NOV. 6, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
IOWA JOURNAL OF CULTURAL STUDIES
contact email: 
sara-sullivan@uiowa.edu

The Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies seeks essays from the humanities and social sciences on representations, cultures, and histories of labor and work.

True Blood & Philosophy Call For Abstracts; 9-28-09

full name / name of organization: 
Rebecca Housel, PhD, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
contact email: 
rebecca.housel@gmail.com

Call for Abstracts
True Blood and Philosophy
Edited by George A. Dunn and Rebecca Housel
The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series

Please circulate and post widely.

SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE, March 31-April 3, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
National Popular Culture & American Culture Associations 2010 Conference
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

SEA LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE
Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers

National Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
2010 Conference
March 31-April 3, 2010

Many Manifestations: Iranians and Iranian Culture in the Global Diaspora, October 15, 2009 [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Persis Karim and Babak Elahi
contact email: 
pkarim@email.sjsu.edu, babak.elahi@rit.edu

This collection of scholarly essays explores the Iranian diaspora that resulted from the mass migration from Iran after the 1979 Revolution and the subsequent establishment of the Islamic Republic, as

PCA/ACA National Conference: Romance Area - March 31 - April 3 2010

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

PCA/ACA 2010 National Conference
St. Louis, Missouri, March 31 - April 3, 2010
Call For Papers: Romance Area

(Conference info: http://pcaaca.org/conference/national.php)

The Comic Satan

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Assn/American Culture Assn National Conference 3/31 to 4/4/10
contact email: 
llipoma

Popular Culture Assn/American Culture Assn 2010 National Conference
St. Louis, MO,
3/31/10 to 4/4/10

Comedy and Humor, 3/31/10-4/4/10

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Assn/American Culture Assn National Conference
contact email: 
llipoma@westga.edu

Popular Culture Assn/American Culture Assn 2010 Nat'l Conference
St. Louis, MO, 3/31 to 4/4/10

"Work Out the Ape": Popular Darwinism

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Texas Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference (Albuquerque, Feb. 10-13, 2010)
contact email: 
dbivona@asu.edu

"'Work out the ape'": Popular Darwinism": The term "Darwinism" is a broad umbrella term in the late nineteenth century.

PCA/ACA Gay, Lesbian, & Queer Studies Group

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
drushebe@muohio.edu

GAY, LESBIAN, AND QUEER STUDIES

Call For Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers

POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION
2010 JOINT NATIONAL CONFERENCE

"'Pillars of Witness': Brontë Literature as Commentary" NEMLA (April 7-11, 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
41st Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
Kristin.LeVeness@ncc.edu

Anne Bronte’s harassed governess, Agnes Grey, reflects that in stressful times poetry can provide solace, yet it also documents life experiences.

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