category: general announcements

Open call to participate in a digital non-fiction storytelling project

full name / name of organization: 
Afterlife of Discarded Objects
contact email: 
nandrie1@binghamton.edu

This is an open call for participants in a digital non-fiction storytelling project that explores the stories that discarded objects can tell about our history.

University of Florida’s Conference on Pedagogy, Practice and Philosophy – Deadline November 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida
contact email: 
justin.grant@warrington.ufl.edu

Call for Papers

Conference Date: Saturday, January 31, 2015

Network Publishing: Digital Writing in the Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kentucky
contact email: 
j.rice@uky.edu

A one day symposium
April 25, 2015

The University of Kentucky
Center Theater, Student Center
10 am – 5pm
Free and open to the public

British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference - February 13-14, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
24th Annual British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference
contact email: 
jpellegrino@georgiasouthern.edu

The British Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies Conference, inaugurated in 1992, is the oldest and longest-running annual meeting of its kind in the United States.

Crisis and Beyond: The Literatures of Canada and Quebec

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Studies Centre, University of Innsbruck (Austria) / Canadian Literature Center, University of Alberta (Canada)
contact email: 
ursula.moser@uibk.ac.at / carriere@ualberta.ca

Crisis and Beyond: The Literatures of Canada and Quebec

Écriture de la crise : dans la tourmente et au-delà
Les littératures au Canada et au Québec

Tales and Totems: Lineage and Myth in Goddess Scholarship

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Women and Mythology
contact email: 
aswmsubmissions@gmail.com

ASWM Symposium Portland, OR April 11th 2015 Call for Proposals “Tales and Totems: Lineage and Myth in Goddess Scholarship” The work of Goddess Scholarship is intrinsically bound within a f

University of Florida’s Conference on Pedagogy, Practice and Philosophy – Deadline November 15, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
University of Florida
contact email: 
justin.grant@warrington.ufl.edu

Call for Papers

Conference Date: Saturday, January 31, 2015

[UPDATE] The Literature of Loss

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Deirdre Flynn / Limerick Literary Weekend
contact email: 
theliteratureofloss@yahoo.com

The Literature of Loss

[UPDATE] The Coming of Age of LGBTQ Studies: Past, Present, and Future Directions (San Diego State University, April 17-18, 2015

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

As LGBTQ Studies finds disciplinary space on a growing number of university and college campuses, questions about the cultural and intellectual effects of academic institutionalization have become pro

The Migrating Word: Collectivities Outside State Boundaries: NeMLA Convention 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Northeastern Modern Language Association
contact email: 
rodrigo.nedra@gmail.com

In the global present, migration is increasingly understood not as a voluntary process, but as one of forced displacement, whether for political or economic reasons.

CFP: Democracy, Resistance, and the Practice of Literature (Deadline October 10, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Sourit Bhattacharya and Arka Chattopadhyay/Sanglap: Journal of Literary and Cultural Inquiry
contact email: 
editors@sanglap-journal.in

Democracy, Resistance, and the Practice of Literature
Sanglap Vol I No. II

452ºF CFP: Chinese imaginary in other literatures (January 31st 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
452°F Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature
contact email: 
redaccion@452f.com

CFP for the thirteenth issue of the 452°F Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature.

[MELUS] Religion & U.S. Ethnic Lit (deadline 30 Nov)

full name / name of organization: 
J. Stephen Pearson, U of North Georgia
contact email: 
stpears11@gmail.com

Papers about the use/depiction/influence of religion/spirituality in ethnic U.S. literatures (including pop culture) are invited.

Trance: Graduate Student Conference, English Dept.,GC- CUNY, March 5-6, 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Student Conference Committee, English Student Asssociation, GC-CUNY
contact email: 
karen.lepri@gmail.com

This conference seeks to bring together critical and imaginative forms of scholarship, workshops, performance and other creative work around ideas of trance.

Prophetic Fragments: The Humanities and the Past, Present, and Future (02/28/15)

full name / name of organization: 
Wilson College Humanities Conference
contact email: 
mcornelius@wilson.edu

Wilson College Humanities Conference

Prophetic Fragments:
Humanities Past, Present, and Future

Saturday, February 28, 2015
10:00am-5:00pm
Held in the Brooks Complex of Wilson College

Peace and War

full name / name of organization: 
The 41st Sewanee Medieval Colloquium
contact email: 
medievalcolloquium@sewanee.edu

This colloquium will explore peace and war in medieval culture, history, literature, philosophy, theology, and the arts. How did medieval men and women make peace and make war?

CFP The Canadian Alternative: Canadian Cartoonists, Comics, and Graphic Novels (due Date April 30 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Dominick Grace and Eric Hoffman
contact email: 
dgrace2@uwo.ca

Dominick Grace and Eric Hoffman, editors of Dave Sim: Conversations, Chester Brown: Conversations, and Seth: Conversations for the University Press of Mississippi, are editing a collection of essays p

Sideways in Time: International Conference in Alternate History. 26, 27 March 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Liverpool, and Lancaster University
contact email: 
sidewaysconference@gmail.com

Sideways in Time is an Alternate History Conference to be held at the University of Liverpool – in association with Lancaster University.

Texto Digital - Call for papers until October 15th, 2014.

full name / name of organization: 
Revista Texto Digital
contact email: 
textodigital@contato.ufsc.br

Texto Digital, the electronic journal published by the Center for Research in Informatics, Literature and Linguistics (NuPILL) at the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil, informs that

A Librarian's Genealogical Guide to Outreach for Ethnic Populations

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

We are exploring for interest in a possible anthology by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers about librarians working with local historical and genealogical societies.

The Library's Role in Supporting Financial Literacy for Patrons

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

We are exploring for interest in a possible anthology by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers about librarians working to help patrons with financial literacy. Possible topics include:

Attracting, Retaining, and Maximizing Library Volunteers

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Smallwood
contact email: 
smallwood@tm.net

Book Publisher: McFarland

Publication ‘Crime Uncovered: Anti-heroes’ 300 word proposal by 1/10/14 (full papers January 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Rebecca Stewart/Bath Spa University
contact email: 
r.stewart@bathspa.ac.uk

This collection of essays will focus on the anti-heroes of Crime Fiction in order to give readers a greater insight into these characters.

[UPDATE] Hunger (abstract delivery: 30th Sept 2014)

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

The Universal Exposition, which will bring millions of visitors to the city of Milan between 1 May and 31 October 2015, is around the corner.

The XVII Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society Conference: April 24-27, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com; dpizappi@hawkmail.newpaltz.edu

The XVII Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference:
April 24-27, 2015

Shaker Village—Pleasant Hill, Kentucky
&
St. Catharine College—Springfield, Kentucky

CFP: Popular Culture & Pedagogy

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
ErikMWalker@aol.com

Call for Papers: Pedagogy and Popular Culture
Southwest Popular and American Culture Association Conference
February 11-14, 2015
Albuquerque, NM
http://www.southwestpca.org

The Southeast Asian Society for Eighteenth Century Studies (SASECS Panels for ISECS and ASECS 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southeast Asian Society for Eighteenth Century Studies
contact email: 
Emnkugler@gmail.com

The Southeast Asian Society for Eighteenth Century Studies (SASECS), an affiliate society of the International Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ISECS), is the first regional eighteenth-century

Women on the Wrong Side of History (ASECS 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Kugler
contact email: 
Emnkugler@gmail.com

46th ASECS Annual Meeting Los Angeles, CA March 19-21, 2015

Space and Place in World Literature (NeMLA 2015 Toronto, ON, Apr 30-May 3)

full name / name of organization: 
Alla Ivanchikova/NeMLA
contact email: 
ivanchikova@hws.edu

46th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association April 30 - May 3, 2015 Toronto, Ontario
Chairs: Alla Ivanchikova, Michael Modarelli
Area: World Literatures (non-European Languages)

E-Dictionary of Portuguese TRavel Writing (texts in Portuguese)

full name / name of organization: 
CETAPS (New University of Lisbon), IMLR (University of London), LIA (University of Sao Paulo)
contact email: 
edevp@outlook.com

Call for Papers: E-Dicionário de Escrita de Viagens Portuguesa/E-Dictionary of Portuguese Travel Writing

ASECS, 19-22 March 2015 (LAX) - Landscape and Sensory Perception

full name / name of organization: 
American Society for 18th-Century Studies
contact email: 
broomej1@wpunj.edu

ASECS 2015: Landscape and Sensory Perception - Roundtable Discussion

It’s All About the Personalization: The Challenges of the Online Professor [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA
contact email: 
Lindsay.Bryde@gmail.com

This roundtable looks to examine the pains and joys of teaching in the online classroom. There has been a rise in the quantity of online degree programs, but has the quality gone with it?

UPDATE: "Lovers, Madmen and Poets: Shakespeare and the Imaginary, Supernatural, and Divine" (9/12;10/24-25))

full name / name of organization: 
Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference
contact email: 
nunn@uakron.edu

Plenary Speakers:
Evelyn Gajowski, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
David George,Urbana University

Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

Call for Paper - Economics, Commerce and Management - Oct issue

full name / name of organization: 
International journal of Economics, Commerce and Management, United Kingdom
contact email: 
editor@ijecm.co.uk

International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management (IJECM ISSN 2348-0386) is a refereed monthly e-journal from Rochester, with a strong Editorial Board and a tested rapid review system.

What Lies Beneath the Clothes of Culture: Cannibalism in Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Panel for ASLE Conference 2015 (Moscow, ID)
contact email: 
mcfarlands@nsula.edu

What Lies Beneath the Clothes of Culture? Cannibals in Fiction

Call for Presentation Abstracts for organized panel
11th Biennial ASLE Conference, June 23-27, 2015 in Moscow, Idaho

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