category: gender studies and sexuality

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.

Apparitional Lesbians Panel @ NEMLA; abstracts due 9/30

full name / name of organization: 
Ula Lukszo; Stony Brook University
contact email: 
ulukszo@ic.sunysb.edu

This panel will examine the appearance of "apparitional lesbians" in various works of fiction in order to question whether the apparitional, the unseen, and the invisible can be rendered visible, and

[UPDATE] Approaches to the Late Medieval City - 10/30/09 EXTENDED DEADLINE

full name / name of organization: 
Columbia University Medieval Guild
contact email: 
latemedievalcity@gmail.com

CFP: “Approaches to the Late Medieval City,” 10/30/09

Call for Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Jura Gentium Cinema
contact email: 
f.dellucchese@gmail.com

The journal “Jura Gentium Cinema” is seeking reviews (between 5000 and 10000 words) for the following movies:

[UPDATE] Sidney at Kalamazoo (9/15/2009; Kalamazoo, 5/13-16/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
The International Sidney Society
contact email: 
jbrandnerd@gmail.com

The Sidney Society will sponsor three open sessions on Philip Sidney and his Circle at the 45th International Congress on Medieval Studies Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Michigan).

Howling For Justice: Critical Perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko’s Almanac of the Dead

full name / name of organization: 
Rebecca Tillett (University of East Anglia; Native Studies Research Network, UK)
contact email: 
r.tillett@uea.ac.uk

Howling For Justice: Critical Perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko’s Almanac of the Dead

CPRACSIS International Theatre Conference on Body, Space and Technology in Performance 15 & 16 January 2010

full name / name of organization: 
C PRACSIS
contact email: 
csbiju@cpracsis.org

The practice of theatre in twenty first century envisages radical interventions into the conceptualizations of performing bodies and performance spaces.

HERA: Humanities Education & Research Association, El Paso, March 11-13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education & Research Association
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu, rweber@utep.edu

Call for Papers:
Intersections: Mind, Body, Time, Space
March 11-13, 2010, Camino Real Hotel, El Paso, Texas

Animals and Animality Across the Humanities and Social Sciences: Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference, June 26-27, 2010.

full name / name of organization: 
Queen's University
contact email: 
jaime.j.s.denike@queensu.ca

Animals and Animality Across the Humanities and Social Sciences
Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference, June 26-27, 2010, Queen's University (Kingston, Ontario)
Keynote: Carol Adams

CFP- "Johnny Got His Pen" submissions - 9/30/09

full name / name of organization: 
Students of the Department of Comparative Literature and Classics, CSULB
contact email: 
cgoldst2@csulb.edu

Johnny Got His Pen: Artists involvement in peace and war.

[UPDATE] CFP American Studies Area 12/15/09 SW/TX PCA/ACA February 10-13, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Lisa Stein/SW/TX PCA ACA
contact email: 
stein@ohio.edu

Thanks to all who submitted during the first round call! We still have room for presentations in the American Studies area, final deadline December 15th, 2009.

11th Global Conference: Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
evil11@inter-disciplinary.net

11th Global Conference
Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness

Monday 15th March - Thursday 18th March 2010
Salzburg, Austria

Call for Papers

[UPDATE] SW TX PCA Conference

full name / name of organization: 
SW TX Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
lgtucker@saumag.edu

Call for Papers: Africana Area
Southwest/Texas PCA/ACA 31st Annual Meeting
February 10-13 2010
Albuquerque, New Mexico

SW TX PCA UPDate

full name / name of organization: 
Linda Tucker/SW TX PCA Conference
contact email: 
lgtucker@saumag.edu

Call for Papers: Africana Area
Southwest/Texas PCA/ACA 31st Annual Meeting
February 10-13 2010
Albuquerque, New Mexico

[UPDATE Deadline Extended: Sept. 15, 2009] The Politics of Nature and Wilderness in the Middle Ages (Kalamazoo 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Oregon Medieval English Literature Society (OMELS)
contact email: 
chenson@uoregon.edu

Jennifer Neville's "Representations of the Natural World in Old English Poetry" and Gillian Rudd's "Greenery: Ecocritical Readings of Late Medieval English Literature" are examples of the growing inte

Delineating the Contemporary in American Literature: A Roundtable--2010 NEMLA Conference, 4/7-4/11, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Schopp/Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
schoppa@ncc.edu

This roundtable discussion invites analyses that strive to map out, the aesthetic, socio-political, and/or pedagogical parameters of Contemporary American Literature.

CFP: 18th- and 19th-C. British Women Writers Conference (Abstracts due Oct. 15, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
18th- and 19th-C. British Women Writers Association /Texas A&M University
contact email: 
BWWC18@tamu.edu

The 18th Annual 18th- and 19th-Century British Women Writers Conference
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX

"Journeys"
April 8-11, 2010

Queer Transformations: From Page to Screen (and Back) (NeMLA 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth McClure
contact email: 
emcclure@umd.edu

BRIEF DESCRIPTION: Much has been written on how queer characters in novels are “straightened” in mainstream television and film adaptations. This panel seeks to investigate the opposite practice: the queering of straight or coded characters in the process of adaptation from written text to film, television, or fan fiction.

Philosophy as Critical Theory: The Dialectic of Enlightenment Revisited

full name / name of organization: 
Daniel White
contact email: 
dwhite@fau.edu

In The Dialectic of Enlightenment (Dialektik der Aufklärung, 1944) Max Horkheimer and Theodor Adorno invoked the voyage of Odysseus—especially his encounter with the Sirens—as a sustained metapho

Boundaries and Bridges: English Studies in the Borderlands -- March 19 & 20 San Juan, Puerto Rico

full name / name of organization: 
The Caribbean Chapter of the College English Association
contact email: 
cea.cc.conference@gmail.com

Call for Papers

Politics and Literature: Controversial and Revolutionary Fiction - Due Date: October 30

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania Literary Journal
contact email: 
pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

This online journal is for critical and creative works.

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