Proposals for papers and panels are now being accepted for the 41st annual SWPACA conference. One of the nation’s largest interdisciplinary academic conferences, SWPACA offers about 70 subject areas, each typically featuring multiple panels. For a full list of subject areas, area descriptions, and Area Chairs, please visit http://southwestpca.org/conference/call-for-papers/
https://www.luigiboccherini.org/2019/05/22/beethoven-the-european/ BEETHOVEN THE EUROPEANLUCCA, Complesso Monumentale di San Micheletto27-29 March 2020 Keynote Speakers:• Barry Cooper (University of Manchester)• William Kinderman (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign) Beethoven’s impact is widely recognised as of seemingly universal, timeless significance; 250 years since his birth his music still communicates with and inspires people across the globe. Nevertheless his iconic, enduring oeuvre stems from a specific European cultural milieu and historical context.
https://www.luigiboccherini.org/2018/12/10/music-cinema-and-modernism/ MUSIC, CINEMA, AND MODERNISM:The Works and Heritage of Kurt Weill between Europe and America TORINO, , Università degli studi di Torino, Palazzo Nuovo22-24 May 2020 Keynote Speakers: • Nils Grosch (Universität Salzburg)• Stephen Hinton (Stanford University) The conference aims to address aspects of Kurt Weill’s works in relation to his contemporaries and his heritage to succeeding generations, both in the United States and in Europe.
Early Career Scholars in French and Francophone Studies (roundtable)
51st NeMLA Convention
March 5-8, 2020
7th Annual Conference of the International Crime Fiction Association, in association with Bath Spa University
Captivating Criminality 7: Crime Fiction: Memory, History and Revaluation
2-4th July 2020
Newton Park campus, Bath Spa University, Bath UK.
Call for Papers
Historical Fictions Research Conference 2020
The 2020 Historical Fictions Research Conference will be held at the University of Salzburg, 21st and 22nd February 2020.
Host: Dorothea Flothow
Theme: The Forms of History
From golems to Gollum, ghosts to Ironman, hobbits to succubi, zombies to dopplegangers, the possessed to those who wield the dark arts, the not-human, the almost-human, the was-human, the wants-to-be-human, the beyond-human, and those who use unknown powers to prey on humans have populated human culture and narrative from the beginning. Analysis from any critical perspective, exploring texts drawn from literature, film/TV, graphic novels, manga, comics, visual arts, and elsewhere, is welcome.
Us, Get Out, The Walking Dead, Cthulhu, It, and a wide variety of other texts would be appropriate topics.
Please submit through the PAMLA.org website directly.
PAMLA is in San Diego, November 14-17, 2019.
International Conference "Translating Performance / Performing Translation"
EUR ArTeC (University Paris 8)
December 12-13-14, 2019
Location: The conference will be held in Laboratoires d’Aubervillers, an art center focusing on experimentation and social practices as well as live creation.
41 Rue Lécuyer, 93300 Aubervilliers
on line 7 of the Parisian métro
Wilson College Humanities Conference
Conference Theme: Bold WomenSaturday, February 29, 2020
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Held in the Brooks Complex of Wilson College
Sponsored by Wilson’s M.A. in Humanities Program
The theme of this year’s Wilson College Orr Forum is inspired by the 150th anniversary of the founding of Wilson College and its long history educating women as a former women's college. During the academic year '19-'20, the College is celebrating its past, present, and future, and we invite all interested scholars to join us in exploring the concepts, themes, and images conjured by the phrase “bold women.”