category: gender studies and sexuality

An American Bromance: Homosocial Love in Film and Television"

full name / name of organization: 
Cynthia Miller/ Film & History
contact email: 
cymiller@tiac.net

Call for Papers
"An American Bromance: Homosocial Love in Film and Television"
2010 Film & History Conference: Representations of Love in Film and Television
November 11-14, 2010

L'Amour Noir: Fear and Danger in Romance, 1920=1960 (11/1/09; 11/11-14/10

full name / name of organization: 
Cynthia Miller/Film & History
contact email: 
cymiller@tiac.net

Call for Papers
L'Amour Noir: Fear and Danger in Romance, 1920-1960
2010 Film & History Conference: Representations of Love in Film and Television
November 11-14, 2010
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee

U.S. Latino/a Literary Culture (11/1/2009; CEA 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
Karen Madison <cea.english@gmail.com>


U.S. Latino/a Literary Culture at CEA 2010

College English Association Conference
March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas

Sheraton Gunter Hotel
209 East Houston Street

Public/Sex: Connecting Sexuality and Service Learning--A Special Issue of Reflections

full name / name of organization: 
Reflections: A Journal of Writing, Service Learning, and Community Literacy
contact email: 
janellsyr@hotmail.com

The spring 2010 issue of Reflections will explore the interplay between sexuality and literacy, asking us to reconsider the normative structures that position us as particular kinds of sexed/sexualize

“Epistolary (Inter)actions: The Sociable(?) Space of Letters” (SCSECS 2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Terra Caputo/Allegheny College
contact email: 
tcaputo@allegheny.edu

Despite the seemingly private and solitary nature of letter writing, there are a number of ways in which letters and, in a broader sense, the epistolary form work to create communities of readers and

Nightmare - UCL English Graduate Conference March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University College London/Institute of English Studies, University of London
contact email: 
nightmareconference10@googlemail.com

The 2010 Ucl English Graduate Society Conference seeks to address ideas of nightmare, in all their myriad forms.

NeMLA 2010--Whose Africa?: Representations of Africa in Contemporary African and Diasporic Literature

full name / name of organization: 
John Hyland & Minna Niemi / University at Buffalo
contact email: 
jhyland@buffalo.edu; mjniemi@buffalo.edu

The global imaginary is marked by a long history of claims made to Africa by a range of western writers and thinkers as disparate as Hegel and Conrad.

[UPDATE] “’This world only my body remembered’”: Nature, Nation and Self in Women’s Writing (9/30/2009 ; 4/7-11/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
meanes@sage.edu

UPDATED DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 30,2009

50th Anniversary Conference of the Linguistic Circle of Manitoba and North Dakota (LCMND), Grand Forks, ND, October 15-17, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Linguistic Circle of Manitoba and North Dakota
contact email: 
michelle.m.sauer@und.nodak.edu

We are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Linguistic Circle of
Manitoba and North Dakota, 1959-2009

Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies
contact email: 
philitsociety@gmail.com

The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies, Kathmandu, Nepal, and its reviewed “Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry,” seeks articles in a wide range of philosophical/theoret

Open Graves, Open Minds: Vampires and the Undead in Modern Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Sam George University of Hertfordshire UK
contact email: 
S.George@herts.ac.uk

University of Hertfordshire, UK 16-18th April 2010

[UPDATE] Rhetoric, Rights, and Transatlantic Modernist Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
charlotte.nunes@gmail.com

41st Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 7-11, 2010
Montreal, Quebec - Hilton Bonaventure

Women and the Gendering of Gossip, Talk and Communication Practices across Media – edited collection – Deadline November 15 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah Burcon & Melissa Ames
contact email: 
sburcon@gmail.com; mames@eiu.edu

This collection, to be published by McFarland press, aims to update existing theories of orality in the light of technological advancements which have altered communication practices on a large scale.

Thinking Gender 2010

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA'S Center for the Study of Women
contact email: 
thinkinggender@women.ucla.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

THE UCLA CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF WOMEN
announces
THE TWENTIETH ANNUAL GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE
2010 Thinking Gender
Friday, February 5, 2010
UCLA FACULTY CENTER

Skirting the Issues: Female Authors and the Modern Anthology

full name / name of organization: 
Michelle Fankhauser/Washington State University
contact email: 
mfankhauser@wsu.edu

C19: The Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists
May 20-23, 2010 at Penn State University

Call for Book Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities: an Online Open Access E-Journal (ISSN 0975–2935) is looking for publishers and authors who are interested in getting their books reviewed

[UPDATE] Terrified White Masculinity in Twentieth-Century American Literature

full name / name of organization: 
NeMLA 41st Anniversary Conference, Montreal
contact email: 
sparadis@endicott.edu

From Quentin Compson to Harry “Rabbit” Angstrom and beyond, twentieth-century American literary representations of white masculinity reveal a preoccupation with the idea of terror. Why?

[UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Meghan Gilbert-Hickey/Texas A&M University
contact email: 
mgilbert-hickey@tamu.edu

This NeMLA panel will address the role of the hostess in literature as a means to consider the gendered roles--social, domestic, political, economic, and otherwise--of women.

International Journal of Academic Research

full name / name of organization: 
Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences
contact email: 
edit@ijar.lit.az

Dear colleagues!

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline!! - Sigma Tau Delta's Student Conference on Literature, Rhetoric, and Composition

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
contact email: 
xialpha.utc.conference@gmail.com

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Sigma Tau Delta – Xi Alpha Chapter announce an extended submission deadline for The Second Annual Graduate and Undergraduate Student Conference

[UPDATE] Neil Gaiman and Philosophy (9/30/09; collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Luria, Wayne Yuen, and Tracy Bealer
contact email: 
neilgaimanandphilosophy@gmail.com

The deadline for the submission of abstracts for Neil Gaiman and Philosophy has been extended to September 30, 2009.

Call for Papers
Neil Gaiman and Philosophy

Call for Movie Reviews - Jura Gentium Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
www.jgcinema.org
contact email: 
f.dellucchese@gmail.com

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

Precipitate Literary and Visual Arts Journal Seeking Submissions for Winter Issue: October 31st deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Precipitate Journal
contact email: 
info@precipitatejournal.com
  • As a literary and visual arts journal, Precipitate aims to better understand how language and art act as interpretive devices for an external world that is simultaneously present and absent, rivet
  • CFP-James Bond and Popular Culture-2010 SWTXPCA

    full name / name of organization: 
    Rob Weiner Texas Tech Univeristy
    contact email: 
    rweiner5@sbcglobal.net

    CFP: James Bond and Popular Culture SWPCA 2010
    James Bond and Popular Culture
    Rweiner5@sbcglobal.net

    31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010

    CFP- SWTXPCA-Special Topics-the Silent Films-Oscar Micheaux 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Rob Weiner Texas Tech Univeristy
    contact email: 
    rweiner5@sbcglobal.net

    CFP- SWTXPCA-Special Topics-the Silent Films-Oscar Micheaux

    Rweiner5@sbcglobal.net
    Robert G. Weiner

    31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010

    Trangressive Cinema/Exploitation film/Social Justice as Transgression SWPCA 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Rob Weiner Texas Tech Univeristy
    contact email: 
    rweiner5@sbcglobal.net

    SWTXPCA-2010
    Call for Presentations: Transgressive/Exploitation/Grindhouse/Arthouse- Cinema Panels
    Co-Chairs
    Rweiner5@sbcglobal.net
    Robert G. Weiner
    John Cline john-cline@mail.utexas.edu

    Graphic Novels, comics, and Popular Culture-CFP SWPCA 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Rob Weiner Texas Tech Univeristy
    contact email: 
    rweiner5@sbcglobal.net

    CFP-SWPCA-Call for Papers/presentations-Graphic Novels, Comics, and Popular Culture 2010 conference

    31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010

    Jack London Life and Works

    full name / name of organization: 
    Jay Williams/Popular Culture Association
    contact email: 
    jww4@uchicago.edu

    Jack London's Life and Works

    The 2010 National PCA/ACA Conference will be held at the Renaissance Grand Hotel St. Louis from Wednesday, March 31 through Saturday, April 3, 2010.

    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

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