category: gender studies and sexuality

Teaching John Dos Passos: Round Table Discussion

full name / name of organization: 
John Dos Passos Society
contact email: 
Victoria M. Bryan (vbryan@clevelandstatecc.edu

At the 2015 American Literature Association conference held in Boston, MA, May 21-25, the John Dos Passos Society will hold a teaching round table.

The Seen and Unseen: The Visual Culture of Imperialism

full name / name of organization: 
UKM Malaysian National University
contact email: 
mehdizeiny@gmail.com and Sanaz.fotouhi@gmail.com

Much of the perception of the world around us is constructed visually.

Utopia & the End of the City 1-4 July 2015, Newcastle UK

full name / name of organization: 
Utopian Studies Society (Europe)
contact email: 
utopian.studies@ncl.ac.uk

“Man ceased to be a wild animal only when he built the first wall” (Yevgeny Zamyatin, We).

Visual Culture and Ethnic American Periodicals (deadline Dec 10, 2014; ALA Conference May 21-24, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Research Society for American Periodicals
contact email: 
andrea.williams.osu@gmail.com

The Research Society for American Periodicals invites submissions on “Visual Culture and Ethnic American Periodicals” for the American Literature Association conference, May 21-24, 2015 in Boston,

[UPDATE] "Inhabiting Containment" 2015 Symposium from the Society for Radical Geography, Spatial Theory, and Everyday Life

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Radical Geography, Spatial Theory, and Everyday Life
contact email: 
radicalspaces@gmail.com

Society for Radical Geography, Spatial Theory, and Everyday Life Symposium 2015 CFP
Inhabiting Containment

NEW ACADEMIA: An International Journal of English Language, Literature and Literary Theory (Print ISSN 2277-3967, Online ISSN 23

full name / name of organization: 
Interactions Forum, Pune India
contact email: 
newacademia.if@gmail.com

VOl. IV Issue I Jan. 2015

Impact Factor: 0.978 (2014)

Negotiating Identity through Authentic Voice

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Rim Conference on English Studies
contact email: 
uaapacrim@gmail.com

Keynote Speakers

[UPDATE]SWPACA Conference, Motor Culture and the Road, Feb. 11-14, 2015 Extended Deadline November 15

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
srusnak@ggc.edu

Join the Motor Culture and the Road Area for the 36th annual SWPACA conference.

This year's theme is: “Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture”.

[UPDATE] Missing, presumed dead: absent mothers in the cultural imagination, 11-12 June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Language Studies, Umeå University & Umeå Centre for Gender Studies, Sweden
contact email: 
berit.astrom@umu.se

NB! New date

Adaptation Essay Prize (OUP journal)

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Cartmell, De Montfort University
contact email: 
djc@dmu.ac.uk

THE ADAPTATION ESSAY PRIZE 2015

About the Adaptation Essay Prize

[UPDATE] The Power of Place: Investigating the Interactions between Ideology and Influence (March 14, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.2015.conference@gmail.com

“The preservation or construction of a sense of place is then an active moment in the passage from memory to hope, from past to future.” David Harvey

[UPDATE] Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal [January 25th, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
Aelurus Graduate Scholarly Literature Journal
contact email: 
aelurus@weber.edu

ww.aeluruslitjournal.com
Call for Papers and Book Reviews: 2015 Issue
Submission Deadline: 25 January 2015

Sites of Decay-March 13-14, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Eighth Annual Graduate Conference Literature, Politics and Aesthetics-The Department of Comparative Literature Binghamton University (SUNY),
contact email: 
sitesofdecay@gmail.com

Faculty Keynote: Julia Walker, Art History Department (Binghamton University)

"Lydia Maria Child and Social Change" at SSAWW 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Lydia Maria Child Society
contact email: 
Sarah.Olivier@du.edu

Call for Papers:
The Lydia Maria Child Society invites proposals for the Society for the Study of American Women Writers Conference to be held November 4-8, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA.

"Lydia Maria Child and Her Contemporaries" at ALA 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Lydia Maria Child Society
contact email: 
Sarah.Olivier@du.edu

Call for Papers:
The Lydia Maria Child Society invites proposals for the annual ALA Conference to be held May 21-24, 2015 in Boston, MA.

“Lydia Maria Child and Her Contemporaries”

After Extinction

full name / name of organization: 
Center for 21st Century Studies
contact email: 
c21@uwm.edu

A conference at the Center for 21st Century Studies (C21), UW-Milwaukee
April 30-May 2, 2015

Travel and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern World

full name / name of organization: 
Institute for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS) Aberystwyth-Bangor, UK
contact email: 
travelandconflict@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Travel and Conflict in the Medieval and Early Modern World

Institute for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS) Aberystwyth-Bangor

Love, Lust and Longing: Rethinking Intimacy, 5th International Symposium (Barcelona, Spain: 11th to 13th of May, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Alejandro Cervantes-Carson, General Coordinator, International Network for Alternative Academia
contact email: 
acc@alternative-academia.net

International Network for Alternative Academia - Extends a general invitation to participate

5th International Symposium: Love, Lust and Longing: Rethinking Intimacy

Sideways in Time [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives Conference
contact email: 
sidewaysconference@gmail.com

Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives:

Special journal issue of Text Matters on 'Gothic Matters'

full name / name of organization: 
Agnieszka Soltysik Monnet, University of Lausanne
contact email: 
agnieszka.soltysikmonnet@unil.ch

Once considered escapist or closely linked to fantasy, the Gothic genre (or mode, as scholars increasingly call it) has recently begun to be explored for its material concerns and engagement with real

Gaming Identity: Sports and Cultures, local and global ABSTRACT: 15th February 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Altre Modernità academic journal, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
contact email: 
amonline@unimi.it

The current notion of competitive sports involves an ambiguous attitude towards one’s own belonging.

Sexual Bullying, Humanity and the Abuse of Power: Bullying and the Abuse of Power Projec

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
bully5@inter-disciplinary.net

Sexual Bullying, Humanity and the Abuse of Power
Bullying and the Abuse of Power Project

Wednesday 6th May – Friday 8th May 2015
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Call for Presentations:

Evil, Women and the Feminine The Evil, Women and the Feminine Project

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
ewf7@inter-disciplinary.net

Evil, Women and the Feminine
The Evil, Women and the Feminine Project
Wednesday 6th May – Friday 8th May 2015
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Call for Presentations:

CFP UChicago Cinema and Media Studies Grad Student Conference: "Performing Bodies" April 17-18, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Cinema and Media Studies at the University of Chicago
contact email: 
performingbodies@gmail.com

Performing Bodies: Gesture, Affect, and Embodiment On Screen

The 11th University of Chicago Cinema and Media Studies Graduate Student Conference

UPDATE: CFP: Literature (General) Southwest PCA/ACA (11/15/14; 2/11-2/14/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association
contact email: 
srees@usao.edu

UPDATED with EXTENDED DEADLINE CFP: Literature (General) Southwest PCA/ACA (11/15/14; 2/11-2/14/15)

[UPDATE] Studies in American Culture - Call for Submissions (Deadline 4/1/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular and American Culture Associations in the South
contact email: 
rcoleman@southalabama.edu

Call for Submissions

[UPDATE] CFP: Stardom and Fandom, SW PCA/ACA, February 11 - 14, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
lzubernis@wcupa.edu

Join us for the 36th Annual Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association Conference, February 11 – 14, 2015 at the beautiful Hyatt Regency in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Habits: Special issue of The Comparatist

full name / name of organization: 
The Comparatist
contact email: 
zallouz@whitman.edu

Call for Papers: Special Issue, The Comparatist
Topic: Habits
General Editor: Zahi Zalloua (Whitman College)

[UPDATE] European Popular Culture and Literature Submission Deadline: 11/15/14

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association February 11-14, 2015
contact email: 
mjonet@nmsu.edu

36th Annual Conference February 11-14, 2015
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
http://southwestpca.org/
Submission Deadline: 11/15/14
Conference Hotel:
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

CULTURAL MEMORY - DEADLINE EXPANSION - 10 DECEMBER 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Hypercultura - Hyperion University, Bucharest
contact email: 
sorinamaria21@gmail.com

Dear all,

[UPDATE]: DEADLINE EXTENDED: CFP: The Coming of Age of LGBTQ Studies: Past, Present, and Future Directions (SDSU, 4/17-18, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
SDSU LGBTQ Research Consortium
contact email: 
lgbtqrc@mail.sdsu.edu

[UPDATE] CFP: Neo-Victorianism and Steampunk DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA)
contact email: 
gordmarshall@gmail.com

CFP: Neo-Victorianism and Steampunk

The 36th Annual Conference of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA)

Navigations and Narrations: Exploring Space and Place, 04/03/15 (Deadline: 02/17/15)

full name / name of organization: 
UT Arlington English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
uta.egsa.conference@gmail.com

The University of Texas at Arlington is proud to announce the 3rd Annual UTA English Graduate Conference on April 3, 2015

Title: “Navigations and Narrations: Exploring Space and Place”

[UPDATE] Access: Redefining Disability and Mobility Studies (March 20-21, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Duquesne University English Graduate Organization
contact email: 
accessMarch2015@gmail.com

Inspired by our era of globalization and instantaneous communication, the Duquesne University English Department Graduate Student Conference is asking about access.

"Rebecca West and Dissent: The Politics and Poetics of Heresy" September 19-20, 2015, Saint Anselm College, Manchester, NH

full name / name of organization: 
International Rebecca West Society
contact email: 
anorton@anselm.edu

"Rebecca West and Dissent: The Politics and Poetics of Heresy"

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