category: general announcements

Call for Proposals for Special Issue, Fall 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Studies in the Novel
contact email: 
studiesinthenovel@unt.edu

Studies in the Novel welcomes proposals for its Fall 2016 special issue on any topic pertaining to the novel, from its origins to the present.

Call for Papers for volume 8, n° 1(15)/ 2015_ESSACHESS – Journal for Communication Studies_Symbolic Communication

full name / name of organization: 
ESSACHESS
contact email: 
essachess@gmail.com

The study of the indirect transmission of the meaning produced in a consciously and / or unconsciously manner, that is to say, “symbolic communication” – syntagm that in itself is an undeniable

Free Access: The Circulation of Theoretical Ideas among Marginal Scholarly Communities

full name / name of organization: 
Dacoromania Litteraria, Romanian Academy - Cluj-Napoca
contact email: 
magdalena.raduta@litere.ro

Formed around some mutual practices and epistemological concerns, contemporary scholarly communities are defined by a persistent balance between the ideas that are freely circulating among the global

Postcolonial Studies Association Convention, 7-9 September 2015, University of Leicester (UK); Deadline 28 Feb 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Leicester
contact email: 
psa2015convention@gmail.com

The first PSA convention will be held at the University of Leicester (UK), from 7 to 9 September 2015.

[UPDATE: Deadline: Jan. 12, 15: CFP: “Trading Stories: European-Arab Literary Relations in the Eighteenth Century."

full name / name of organization: 
International Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies; 14th International Congress (Rotterdam; July 26-31, 2015)
contact email: 
hilger@illinois.edu

This panel seeks to explore the interactions between Europe and the Arab world in the long eighteenth century.

The 2015 International and Interdisciplinary Conference of AHLIST (Association of History Literature, Science & Technology)

full name / name of organization: 
Association of History, Literature, Science and Technology
contact email: 
ahlist1@gmail.com

AHLIST
Association of History, Literature, Science and Technology
www.ahlist.org

CALL FOR PAPERS
2015 International and Interdisciplinary Conference of AHLiST

Re:Humanities’15: Save, Share, Self-Destruct. (April 9-10) DEADLINE TO SUBMIT January 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Re:Humanities
contact email: 
re.humanities@gmail.com

Re:Humanities ’15: Save, Share, Self-Destruct.
Bryn Mawr || Haverford || Swarthmore
April 9-10, 2015
rehumanities@gmail.com
#rehum15

Revising the Rising: The Significance of 1916 for Ireland

full name / name of organization: 
Caspersen School of Graduate Studies, Drew University
contact email: 
cdebarra@drew.edu

The Irish/Irish-American Studies and History and Culture programs of the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies invites paper proposals for its upcoming Irish history conference entitled “Revising the

LA Film Manifestos - Deadline January 15 - Conference March 17-18

full name / name of organization: 
Hudson Moura, University of Toronto
contact email: 
hudson.moura@utoronto.ca

Cinema Novo/New Worlds:

Latin American Cinema and Film Manifestos Conference

University of Toronto

March 17-18, 2014

(Update) Critical Insights: Harlem Renaissance

full name / name of organization: 
Christopher Allen Varlack
contact email: 
cvarlack@umbc.edu

Critical Insights: Harlem Renaissance
under contract with Salem Press

[UPDATE] The Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The International Academic Forum
contact email: 
acah@iafor.org

Abstract submission deadline extended to February 1, 2015

Everything is Not Going to Be Okay: Optimism in the Age of Catastrophe April 10th 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate Conference at the Comparative Literature Department at University at Buffalo
contact email: 
not.okay2015@gmail.com

Everyone – politicians, Disney films, pop songs, our therapists, friends and professors – keep telling us things will turn out alright, while almost every scientific report and every other news ar

The Discourse of Power in Anglo-American Literature, September 11-13, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Faculty of Philosophy, University of Montenegro
contact email: 
marija13a@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
The Discourse of Power in Anglo-American Literature
XI International Conference on Anglo-American Studies

Cetinje, September 11-13, 2015

23rd Annual Conference of the English and American Literature Association

full name / name of organization: 
National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
contact email: 
2015ealaconference@gmail.com

23rd Annual Conference of the English and American Literature Association
Theme: Secrets
Conference organizers: English and American Literature Association of the Republic of

Georgia Philological Association: May 29, 2015 Meeting and Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia Philological Association (GPA)
contact email: 
dbuehrer@valdosta.edu

The tenth annual meeting of the Georgia Philological Association (GPA) will convene at the Middle Georgia State College Conference Center at 100 College Station Drive, Macon, Georgia

[UPDATE] Notes from Underground: The Depths of Environmental Arts, Culture and Justice, ASLE 11th Biennial Conference, June 23-2

full name / name of organization: 
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE)
contact email: 
ASLE2015@yorku.ca

Deadline Extended to December 12, 2014

Interdisciplinary Graduate Symposium on “Social Healing” Submissions due December 14 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Graduate English Organization at the University of Texas--San Antonio
contact email: 
UTSAGEOSymposium14@gmail.com

What does social healing look like in its most effective manifestations? How are we responding to the violence(s) and systemic oppressions that pervade our communities?

[EXTENDED DEADLINE: 12/15]: Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800

full name / name of organization: 
Early Modern Center at UCSB’s English Department
contact email: 
emcfellow@gmail.com

The Early Modern Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites proposals for our fourteenth annual conference, “Making, Unmaking, and Remaking the Early Modern Era: 1500-1800,” to

Extended Deadline(CfP): The International Conference on Social Media for Good

full name / name of organization: 
Kimse Yok Mu International Non-Profit Humanitarian Aid and Development Organization
contact email: 
academic@kimseyokmu.org.tr

THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SOCIAL MEDIA FOR GOOD
May 14-16, 2015
Istanbul

Extended deadline: December 29, 2014

"Paradigms of Power: Uses and Abuses" 3rd Annual CCQ Humanities Conference, March 25-26 2015

full name / name of organization: 
3rd Annual CCQ Humanities Conference/Community College of Qatar
contact email: 
Bernadette.Russo@ccq.edu.qa

Call for Papers (CFP):

Authenticity and Imitation in Translation and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities
contact email: 
authenticity@swps.edu.pl

For Plato, as it is only too well known, imitation was an unwelcome way of bringing falsity to the world.

[UPDATE] Carlos Ruiz Zafón Proposed Collection (DEADLINE EXTENDED)

full name / name of organization: 
Tanya Jones, M.Ed
contact email: 
tanyacarinae@hotmail.com

Abstracts are requested for a proposed collection on the works of Carlos Ruiz Zafón.

[UPDATE--Final Deadline Extension--15 December] Katherine Mansfield and the Bloomsbury Group - May 28-30 - Chicago

full name / name of organization: 
Katherine Mansfield Society
contact email: 
kmsintheus@gmail.com

Katherine Mansfield and the ‘Blooms Berries’

An international conference organized by the Katherine Mansfield Society, to be held at the Newberry Library in Chicago, Illinois, USA

V Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture - Cultural Citizenship

full name / name of organization: 
The Lisbon Consortium
contact email: 
lxconsortium@fch.lisboa.ucp.pt

call for papers

The Lisbon Consortium invites applications for:

V LISBON SUMMER SCHOOL FOR THE STUDY OF CULTURE

CULTURAL CITIZENSHIP

June 22nd through 28th 2015

Article/Interview Submissions Open: ASAP/Journal

full name / name of organization: 
ASAP/Journal
contact email: 
editors_asap@press.jhu.edu


ASAP/Journal, the new scholarly journal of ASAP: The Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present, is accepting articles and artist interviews as well as alternative format criticism for its 2016 and 2017 volumes. Journal issues are published triannually by the Johns Hopkins University Press.

We seek well informed scholarly writing that excites new ideas and analyzes groundbreaking movements, moments, and works of literary, media, visual, musical, or performing art after 1960. We also consider articles that re-vision relationships between the contemporary arts and the art of previous periods. Articles exploring world arts, new aesthetic theories and new techniques and forms, interrelations between the contemporary arts fields, and international perspectives are particularly welcomed.

Interviews and dialogues are invited that feature emerging or established literary, media, visual arts, performing, and musical artists who are creating art that is changing the vital and shifting landscapes of the contemporary arts. We feature one artist interview per issue.

[UPDATE] crosspol: a journal of transitions - PAPERS DUE JANUARY 12, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
crosspol: a journal of transitions for high school + college writing teachers
contact email: 
crosspol.ed@gmail.com

In the context of high school-college transition, how is the relationship between standardized testing and writing
affecting students' lives, voices, and learning?

Call for Book Chapters - Embodying Intelligence in Multimedia Data Hiding (15 Dec)

full name / name of organization: 
Science Gate Publishing
contact email: 
gcsrvol5@sciencegatepub.com

Science Gate Publishing (SGP) in collaboration with three eminent scientists in the field of image watermarking decided to organize the publication of an edited book.

Richard Brautigan Society (ALA 2015, Boston; deadline for proposals January 15, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Brautigan Society
contact email: 
matthew.stefon@gmail.com

The Richard Brautigan Society welcomes proposals for a session at the American Literature Association’s 26th Annual Conference, held May 21-24, 2015 at the Copley Westin in Boston, MA.

[UPDATE] CFP - Edited Collection on Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase 1

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Kristin M. Barton
contact email: 
kmbarton@daltonstate.edu

As one of the biggest and most successful film franchises of all time, Marvel’s approach to developing an interconnected film universe has seemingly revolutionized the way superhero films are being

American Association of Italian Studies Conference, Boulder Colorado, March 26-29, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
American Association of Italian Studies, Valerio Ferme, Conference Organizer
contact email: 
valerio.ferme@colorado.edu

http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/submit

Call for Submissions, AAIS Conference: Boulder, CO, Mar. 26-29, 2015

NYPL Short Term Research Fellowships

full name / name of organization: 
New York Public Library
contact email: 
short.term@nypl.org

The New York Public Library is pleased to offer Short Term Research Fellowships to support scholars from outside the New York metropolitan area engaged in graduate-level, post-doctoral, and independen

CFP: ASA Annual Meeting in Toronto, Canada, October 8-11, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Sports Studies Caucus of the American Studies Association
contact email: 
ncohan@wustl.edu

The Sports Studies Caucus of the American Studies Association seeks panel proposals for the 2015 Annual Meeting in Toronto, Canada, October 8-11, 2015.

Animal Humanities, Special Issue of Ecozon@, Manuscripts due July 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Elena Past (Wayne State University) and Deborah Amberson (University of Florida)
contact email: 
elenapast@wayne.edu, dambers@ufl.edu

Special Issue of Ecozon@

Optional abstract: January 15, 2015
Submission deadline: July 15, 2015

Don’t Air the Dirty Laundry: Reflections of Women of Color on Graduate School (Edited Volume)

full name / name of organization: 
Kimberly McKee, PhD and Denise Delgado
contact email: 
WOCGradSchoolAnthology@gmail.com

Deadline for Submission: March 15, 2015

[UPDATE] New Voices 2015 Graduate Student Conference

full name / name of organization: 
New Voices Graduate Student Conference
contact email: 
gsu.newvoices@gmail.com

The New Voices Planning Committee is proud to announce that we are now accepting proposals for the 2015 New Voices Conference.

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