category: gender studies and sexuality

Ethnicity, Femininity and the History of Music Symposium - October 24

full name / name of organization: 
Garth Institute for Music Research and Performanc
contact email: 
info@garthinstitute.org

CALL-FOR-PAPERS

Troubling Victorian Masculinities

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
allinl@uoguelph.ca

46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 30-May 3, 2015
Toronto, Ontario
Hosted by Ryerson University

Troubling Victorian Masculinities

NeMLA 2015 - ‘(Im)modest Witnesses’: Women and Scientific Work in the Long Eighteenth Century

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
anna.sagal@tufts.edu

Feminist critics argue that when Robert Boyle proposed his ideal scientific spectator, the ‘modest witness,’ he set an exclusionary standard, barring women from scientific production.

SCMS 2015 Proposed Workshop: "Late Foucault and Media Studies" Deadline July 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies annual conference, March 2015, Montreal, Canada
contact email: 
ouell031@umn.edu; hunter_hargraves@brown.edu

Late Foucault and Media Studies
Workshop for Society for Cinema and Media Studies annual conference, March 2015, Montreal, Canada

CFA: Special edition of Symbiosis: A Journal of Transatlantic Literary & Cultural Relations on 'Irish Transatlantic'

full name / name of organization: 
Symbiosis: A Journal of Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Relations
contact email: 
muireann.crowley@ed.ac.uk, a.c.garden@sms.ed.ac.uk

Call for Papers: Special edition of Symbiosis: A Journal of Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Relations on the 'Irish Transatlantic: Act of Union (1800) to the Present Day'

The Sixties: The Culture, the Movements, and the Summer of Love

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
carmic28@msu.edu

CFP—The Sixties: The Culture, the Movements, and the Summer of Love

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual National Conference

SCMS 2015: From Historical to New Materialism? Deadline: August 6th

full name / name of organization: 
Brent Smith-Casanueva, Stony Brook University
contact email: 
Brent.Smith-Casanueva@Stonybrook.edu

From Historical to New Materialism? Late Capitalism, Media Technology, and the Ontological Turn

[Update] (Final Deadline Extension, July 18th)--Screen Textures: Haptics, Tactility, and the Moving Image, October 17–18, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Film Studies Graduate Student Organization, University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
pittfilmgradconference@gmail.com


UPDATE: Final submission deadline- Friday, July 18th, 2014

CORRECTED CFP: PCA/ACA 2015 National Conference, April 1-4, 2015, New Orleans: Proposals Due: 11/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
PCA/ACA 2015 National Conference
contact email: 
cfrancis@bloomu.edu

CFP: Medievalism in Popular Culture

PCA/ACA 2015 National Conference
April 1-4, 2015 – New Orleans, Louisiana
New Orleans Marriott

Medievalism in Popular Culture, PCA/ACA, April 1-4, 2015, New Orleans: Proposals Due 11/1/14

full name / name of organization: 
2015 Popular Cultural Association National Confernce
contact email: 
cfrancis@bloomu.edu

The Medievalism in Popular Culture Area (now the combined areas of Arthurian and Other Medievalism) accepts papers on all topics that either explore popular culture during the Middle Ages or transcrib

SOCRATES EDITION-II VOL: III ISSUE SEPTEMBER 2014: ISSN 2347-2146 & ISSN 2347-6869

full name / name of organization: 
SOCRATES: SCHOLARLY RESEARCH JOURNAL
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

3rd Global Conference: Play on the Edges (November 2014: Prague, Czech Republic)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
play3@inter-disciplinary.net

3rd Global Conference: Play on the Edges

Saturday 1st November – Monday 3rd November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Contamination from Above (Submissions Due February 2, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Writing from Below
contact email: 
k.quinn@latrobe.edu.au

"What if there were, lodged within the heart of the law itself, a law of impurity or a principle of contamination?"
-Jacques Derrida, "The Law of Genre"

THE THEME

SPECIAL ISSUE: GLOBAL NIGHTLIFE CULTURES

full name / name of organization: 
Journal of Popular Music Studies
contact email: 
madison.moore@kcl.ac.uk

THE JOURNAL OF POPULAR MUSIC STUDIES invites submissions for a special issue on global nightlife cultures.

Teaching Disability: Transformations special issue

full name / name of organization: 
Transformations: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy
contact email: 
transformations@njcu.edu

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR A SPECIAL ISSUE,

TEACHING DISABILITY

TRANSFORMATIONS: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy

Deadline: August 15, 2014

Sarah Chinn, Guest Editor

Leon Edel Prize (11/1/14)

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Review
contact email: 
hjamesr@louisville.edu

The Leon Edel Prize is awarded annually for the best essay on Henry James by a beginning scholar. The prize carries with it an award of $150, and the prize-winning essay will be published in HJR.

African Migrations: Transcultural Identities in the Making

full name / name of organization: 
Dalarna University, sweden and University of Botswana
contact email: 
ign@du.se

The phenomenon of migration is well-established in the history of human societies, where individuals or groups of people have moved from one place to another, either across international borders or in

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies - University of Massachusetts Amherst
contact email: 
MArenaissanceconference@gmail.com

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst will host its twelfth annual graduate student conference on Saturday, October 11, 2014.

SOCRATES : CALL FOR PAPER

full name / name of organization: 
SOCRATES: SCHOLARLY RESEARCH JOURNAL
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

http://www.socratesjournal.com/p/call-for-paper-new.html

SOCRATES is an International, Multi-lingual, Multi-disciplinary Refereed and Indexed Scholalry Journal.

CFP: 9th Global Conference: National and Cultural Histories of the Erotic

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/ Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
er9@inter-disciplinary.net

9th Global Conference: National and Cultural Histories of the Erotic

Tuesday 4th November – Thursday 6th November 2014
Prague, Czech Republic

Call for Presentations:

Lesbians and Children's/YA Literature.Proposals due July 15

full name / name of organization: 
June Cummins/San Diego State Uniersity
contact email: 
jcummins@mail.sdsu.edu

Reminder! Deadline for proposals is soon: July 15, 2014

Call for Papers
Lesbians and Children’s Literature
Special Issue of the Journal of Lesbian Studies
June Cummins, Guest Editor

Postfeminist (Im)perfections: The Aesthetics of Postefeminist Failure in Popular Media [SCMS 2015, Montreal]

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
contact email: 
amanda.rossie@gmail.com

CFP: Society for Cinema and Media Studies 2015
Montreal, CA | March 25-29, 2015

Panel Title: Postfeminist (Im)perfections: The Aesthetics of Postefeminist Failure in Popular Media

Queer TV in the 21st Century (Abstracts due September 5, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Kylo-Patrick R. Hart, Ph.D.
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

Recently, I guest-edited a special issue of New Cinemas: Journal of Contemporary Film on the theme of queer cinema in the 21st century.

Gender and Materiality in the Middle Ages Kzoo-2015

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship
contact email: 
angela.bennettsegler@nyu.edu

50th Medieval Congress
Kalamazoo, MI
May 14-17 2015

NeMLA Seminar: Identity, Politics, and Universals in Literary Theory and Beyond (30/9/2014: 30-3/4-5/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
arnab.roy@uconn.edu

In recent years, the position that argues that human actions are guided by certain Universals (biological, cognitive, emotive, and moral) that are common to all humanity has been contested.

Gender and Work: Exploring Intersectionality, Resistance and Identity

full name / name of organization: 
University of South Dakota
contact email: 
miglena.sternadori@usd.edu

Organizers seek proposals for individual papers or panels on topics related to gendered work environments (whether formal or informal) and all the nuanced meanings of “work” in the context of femi

SubalternSpeak: An International Journal of Postcolonial Studies (Print ISSN 2277-3959) (Online ISSN: 2347 2013)

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

CALL FOR PAPERS

Vol III Issue I

SubalternSpeak: An International Journal of Postcolonial Studies (Print ISSN 2277-3959) (Online ISSN: 2347 2013)

Paper Submission last date: 20 August 2014

Submit to ISSUE 3 of GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine

full name / name of organization: 
GUTS Canadian Feminist Magazine
contact email: 
submit@gutsmagazine.ca

ISSUE 3: SEX! Conceptions of bodies, sexuality, and desire have been rallying points for feminist activism, research, and advocacy in different historical moments.

“CASCA” – Journal of Social Science, Culture and Arts (Deadline September 1st 2014.)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Alternative Social and Cultural Activities, Belgrade
contact email: 
journal@casca.org.rs

Interdisciplinary journal CASCA enables authors to publish papers in various areas of social sciences, humanities, culture and art.

Laughter in the Digital Age -- A Special Issue of Comedy Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Peter C. Kunze, University of Texas at Austin
contact email: 
peter.c.kunze@gmail.com

*Please note the original posting mentioned a deadline of November 2015; the correct date in November 2014.*

“Laughter in the Digital Age”
Special Issue of Comedy Studies

Remembrance and Representation: Canada, Australia, and New Zealand in World War I

full name / name of organization: 
Benjamin Authers (Australian National University) and Robyn Morris (University of Wollongong)
contact email: 
benjamin.authers@anu.edu.au , robynm@uow.edu.au

A workshop hosted by the Association for Canadian Studies in Australia and New Zealand (ACSANZ) with support of the Canadian High Commission and Australian National University.

[UPDATE] Toward an Ecosomatic Paradigm: Disability and the Environment in American Literature; August 1, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew J.C. Cella, PhD [Edited Collection]
contact email: 
mjcella@ship.edu

I seek contributors to an edited collection focused on the intersection between disability studies and literary ecology, particularly as it plays out in American literature and culture.

Joss Whedon’s Comics (abstract Aug 31)

full name / name of organization: 
Valerie Frankel
contact email: 
valerie@calithwain.com

With dozens of nonfiction books on Joss Whedon’s works from Buffy to Avengers, one critical area has been ignored: Whedon’s comics.

The North American Bicentennial Creative Writing & Literature Conference, June 11-13, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
North American Review / University of Northern Iowa
contact email: 
schraffj@uni.edu

Dates: June 11–13, 2015
Location: University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA
Keynotes: Martín Espada, Patricia Hampl, Steven Schwartz

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

full name / name of organization: 
Area Chair, Sea Literature, History & Culture, Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
contact email: 
curleys@tamug.edu

For the PCA/ACA national conference (1-4 Apr. 2015 in New Orleans), we invite proposals of individual papers, special panels, or sessions organized around a sea-related theme. DEADLINE: 1 Nov. 2014.

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