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Alfred Hitchcock - Call for Papers

updated: 
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 11:16am
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, October 22, 2017

Call for Papers

Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: October 22, 2017

 

CFProposals: Sublime Aesthetics and Cinema Reader

updated: 
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 11:16am
Nathan Carroll, Associate Professor/College of St. Scholastica
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Negative Pleasures: The Cinematic Sublime

Call for Papers: The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies Conference (3/22/2018)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 10:32am
The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 1, 2017

The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies, housed at Collin College, a two-year institution serving Collin County, is pleased to announce a one-day Working-Class Studies conference for interested scholars and students. The conference will take place on Thursday, March 22, 2018, and will consist of panels in a range of disciplines and on a variety of issues related to social class and labor issues, both historical and contemporary. The keynote speaker will be noted scholar Dr. Victoria E.

The Annual Scholars' Conference on the Holocaust and the

updated: 
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 12:45pm
Ackerman Center for Holocaust Studies at The University of Texas at Dallas
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, March 3, 2018

The Ackerman Center for Holocaust Studies is proud to announce that The University of Texas at Dallas is the new home of The Annual Scholars' Conference on the Holocaust and the Churches (ASC). The Ackerman Center invites you to join fellow scholars March 3-5, 2018 as we continue the important legacy established by Franklin H. Littell and Hubert G. Locke nearly fifty years ago. This conference offers the opportunity to address the historical significance of the Holocaust through scholarship that is interfaith, international, and interdisciplinary. The ASC provides an invaluable forum for scholars to discuss and advance Holocaust research, ensuring the valuable lessons of the Holocaust remain relevant for today’s world.

Exploring the Renaissance 2018: An International Conference

updated: 
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 12:26pm
South Central Renaissance Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 15, 2017

Exploring the Renaissance 2018: An International Conference

April 12-14, 2018

The Georgian Terrace Hotel

Atlanta, Georgia

 

The South-Central Renaissance Conference, which has met annually since its founding in 1951, is an interdisciplinary association of Renaissance scholars with members primarily from North America and Europe.  SCRC takes pride in being one of the oldest and friendliest Renaissance conferences in North America.

 

Invited Speakers


Liquidscapes: tales and telling of watery worlds

updated: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 1:16pm
Art.earth
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, November 20, 2017

art.earth and our academic partners Schumacher College and the Sustainable Earth Institute (Plymouth University) invite proposals to an international forum: Liquidscapes: tales and tellings of watery worlds and fluid states.

A three-day event bringing together creative thinkers and doers to explore physically and figuratively our watery worlds and the fluid condition. 

Keynote speakers include writer Tristan Gooley (‘How to Read Water’), artist Amy Sharrocks and astronomer Prof. Paul Murdin OBE.

The event takes place June 20-22, 2018 at Dartington Hall, Devon UK.

Transfigured Voices: Vocal disorders, disruptions and impersonations

updated: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 1:15pm
University of CAEN - ERIBIA
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Transfigured Voices:

Vocal disorders, disruptions and impersonations.

International Conference

University of Caen Normandie

17May- 18 May 2018

 Organising committee :

 

-ERIBIA research team, Caen University (France)

-IDEA research team, Lorraine University (France)

Food and Drink in the 21st Century

updated: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 1:12pm
Progressive Connexions
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, October 20, 2017

1st Global Conference
Food and Drink in the 21st Century

including a guided walking and tasting tour of historical and cultural food and drink sites in Lisbon

Saturday 17th March 2018 – Sunday 18th March 2018
Lisbon, Portugal

The End of Life Experience Dying, Death and Culture in the 21st Century

updated: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 1:11pm
Progressive Connexions
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, October 27, 2017

1st Global ConferenceThe End of Life Experience
Dying, Death and Culture in the 21st Century

including a visit to a centre in Lisbon which specialises in end of life care (tbc)

Saturday 17th March 2018 – Sunday 18th March 2018
Lisbon, Portugal

This inclusive interdisciplinary conference explores dying and death and the ways culture impacts care for the dying, the overall experience of dying, and how the dead are remembered. Culture not only presents and portrays ideas about “a good death” and norms that seek to achieve it, culture also operates as both a vehicle and medium through which meaning about death is communicated and understood.

Contemporary Hispanic Cultural Productions

updated: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 12:20pm
Revista Liberia
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017

Revista Liberia also is accepting submissions for its regular issue, which will published in spring 2018. This edition invites papers which take an interdisciplinary approach to studies of contemporary Hispanic literature, visual culture and history. In addition to critical essays, we are seeking interviews, creative pieces and book reviews.  Please send to ketz@lasalle.edu or jmgomez@iona.edu.

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