category: general announcements

CfP: Re-Inventing Eastern Europe, Riga, Latvia, 29 – 30 January 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Euroacademia
contact email: 
application@euroacademia.eu

Call for Papers
The Fifth Euroacademia International Conference
Re-Inventing Eastern Europe

29 – 30 January 2016

Riga, Latvia

Deadline for Paper Proposals: 10 December 2015

AAIS 2016 CFP: Roundtable: Innovative Approaches to Teaching Italian

full name / name of organization: 
Brandon Essary (Elon University), Andrea Privitera (University of Western Ontario, Universita' di Padova)
contact email: 
bessary@elon.edu; aprivite@uwo.ca

This roundtable explores innovative approaches to teaching Italian language, history, and/or culture.

The XVIII Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference: April 22-25, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
jesmackenzie@hotmail.com

The XVIII Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference:
April 22-25, 2016

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

Authorship and Appropriation

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Daniel Cook / University of Dundee
contact email: 
d.p.cook@dundee.ac.uk

University of Dundee
8th and 9th April 2016

Family and Genealogy in the Study of Religion -- DEADLINE APPROACHING November 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Brown University, Graduate Student Conference, Religious Studies
contact email: 
brownrsconference@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Family and Genealogy in the Study of Religion
An Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference

UPDATE: SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area (11/1/15; 2/10-13/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 
gypsyscholar60@rgv.rr.com

Submission Deadline: November 1, 2015
Submit proposals to: http://conference2016.southwestpca.org

SWPACA Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area

[UPDATE] Abstract deadline approaching - Shakespeare and his Contemporaries - Florence 22 April 2016

full name / name of organization: 
The 2016 IASEMS Graduate Conference at The British Institute of Florence
contact email: 
ilaria.natali@unifi.it

Shakespeare and his Contemporaries - The IASEMS Graduate Conference at The British Institute of Florence - Prophecy and Conspiracy in Early Modern England - Florence 22nd April 2016

[UPDATE] Call for Papers -- Alfred Hitchcock -- November 1, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
contact email: 
howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
37th Annual Conference
February 10-13, 2016

Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center

(Un)stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found

full name / name of organization: 
English Graduate Student Association at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro
contact email: 
uncg.egsa.2016@gmail.com

Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference: (Un)Stable Identities: How the Self is Forged and Found

“There will be time / to prepare a face to meet the faces that you meet.”­ Eliot, Prufrock

CFP: Special Issue of Participations - Perceptions of Censorship

full name / name of organization: 
Clarissa Smith - University of Sunderland / Jason Zenor - State University of NY-Oswego / Mark Mckenna - Glyndwr University
contact email: 
jason.zenor@oswego.edu

Call for Submissions- Participations: Journal of Audience & Reception Studies Special Issue: “Thinking about Censorship Differently”
Expected Publication Date: November 2016 (Vol 13, Issue 2)

Update: Deadline for submissions extended to Nov. 15th, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Second International Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Thought
contact email: 
dr.darci,hill@gmail.com

...A gathering of scholars celebrating beauty, the Second International Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Thought is soliciting proposals on all aspect of medieval or renaissance thought and cult

Robert Frost's Poetry: Critical Perspectives; December 31, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Journal / Collection of Essays
contact email: 
editorbook.2012@gmail.com

Scholarly papers and essays addressing significant aspects of Robert Frost's poetry and poetics.

CFP for Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities ‎-- abstract deadline December 15, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
University of Alberta
contact email: 
rasoul@ualberta.ca

What: Panel on Print, Public Readership, and Alternative Literary Modernities
Where: CCLA @ Congress 2016 in Calgary, Canada
When: May 28 to 30, 2016‎

The Politics of Southeast Asian Contemporary Art - Deadline December 6

full name / name of organization: 
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
contact email: 
submissions@seismopolite.com

[UPDATE: DEADLINE EXTENDED] Essay collection on teaching survey courses • Proposals due November 30

full name / name of organization: 
Gwynn Dujardin, James M. Lang, John Staunton • WVUP series on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
contact email: 
dujardin@queensu.ca

Seeking proposals for a collection on approaches to teaching literature surveys.

College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group Conference 2016

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association--Middle Atlantic Group
contact email: 
dkaloustian@bowiestate.edu

College English Association - Middle Atlantic Group
ANNUAL SPRING CONFERENCE 2016
Call for Papers
“Cultivation”
5 March 2016
Keynote Panel:

[UPDATE] Habitats and Hazards (11/30/15;2/19/16)

full name / name of organization: 
Natures 2016: an interdisciplinary environmental humanities conference
contact email: 
lgerigui@lasierra.edu,chicks@lasierra.edu

Our theme invites exploration of the habitats and/or hazards of any aspect of humanities studies. Papers may explore the conference theme as applied to the texts of humanities studies (e.g. the hazardous spaces of "Jane Eyre"), or the various crises that threaten the material world now or in the past (e.g. popular culture depictions of pollution). Presenters are invited to (re)frame the terms of the theme in ways relevant to their projects.

[UPDATE] American, British and Canadian Studies special issue: Fictions of Academia, Extended deadline: 15 January 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Ana-Karina Schneider / Academic Anglophone Society of Romania
contact email: 
karina.schneider@ulbsibiu.ro

American, British and Canadian Studies, the Journal of the Academic Anglophone Society of Romania (http://abcjournal.ulbsibiu.ro/index.html), invites submissions for a special issue on Fictions of Aca

Technoloogy in the Classroom -- Good, Bad, and Ugly Opportunities and Issues in Student Engagement

full name / name of organization: 
The Atrium: A Journal of Academic Voices
contact email: 
nriecken@ivytech.edu

Share Your Best Practices with Colleagues Throughout the Disciplines and Around the World

Our focus for the Spring 2016 issue:

Georgia Philological Association: May 20, 2016 Conference and Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
Georgia Philological Association (GPA)
contact email: 
lisa.bro@mga.edu

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

Second Annual Conference in Hispanic Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Hispanic Studies Graduate Student Organization - University of Houston
contact email: 
hsgso@uh.edu

The Hispanic Studies Graduate Student Organization (HSGSO) of the Department of Hispanic Studies at the University of Houston cordially invites abstract submissions to the Second Annual conference in

Cartographies of Commons, Community, and Sovereignty

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Spanish and Portuguese - University of Pennsylvania
contact email: 
congresograduadoupenn@gmail.com

Abstract Deadline: November 6, 2015
Conference Date: February 5, 2016

Second Annual Conference in Hispanic Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Hispanic Studies Graduate Student Organization (University of Houston)
contact email: 
hsgso@uh.edu

The Hispanic Studies Graduate Student Organization (HSGSO) of the Department of Hispanic Studies at the University of Houston cordially invites abstract submissions to the Second Annual conference in

Call for Participation: Canadian Society for the Study of Comics Conference, Toronto, May 12-13 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Society for the Study of Comics
contact email: 
csscscebd@gmail.com

Call for Papers: Canadian Society for the Study of Comics (CSSC) 2016

Habit Graduate Conference (Rutgers, New Brunswick): DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
Rutgers Long Eighteenth Century Trans-Atlantic Graduate Studies Group
contact email: 
rutgers.18c@gmail.com

"HABIT, my good reader, hath so vast a prevalence over the human mind, that there is scarce anything too strange or too strong to be asserted of it."
-- Henry Fielding, Joseph Andrews.​

POETOMACHIA: THE INDIGENOUS VOICE (last date of submission : 30th May, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
AN ANTHOLOGY OF ARTICLES (ISBN NUMBER APPLICABLE)
contact email: 
sayandey89@yahoo.com

Editor: Mr. Sayan Dey
Introdution to be given by: Dr. Lakhsmi Bandlamudi, City University, New York
Foreword to be given by: Dr. Martine Chemana, University of Sorbonne, France

Call For Papers: YALE INTERASIA CONNECTIONS CONFERENCE: Friday February 27, 2016. Deadline: December 15, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Yale InterAsia Initiative
contact email: 
inter.asia@yale.edu

Call For Papers: YALE INTERASIA CONNECTIONS CONFERENCE 2016
Friday February 27, 2016
Application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1IxhfvzWOnqiDuAB9gNHXPYtlngLLCCqQpOElunR...

Gender in Victorian Popular Fiction, Art, and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Janine Hatter and Helena Ifill, Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies
contact email: 
j.hatter@hull.ac.uk / helena.ifill@sheffield.ac.uk

CFA: ‘Gender in Victorian Popular Fiction, Art, and Culture,’ Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies

CFP: European Writers in Exile (edited collection)

full name / name of organization: 
Jeff Birkenstein
contact email: 
jbirkenstein@stmartin.edu

We seek essays of 5,000 to 6,000 words for an anthology that explores the work of some of the more popular and/or influential European writers in nineteenth, twentieth- and twenty-first-century exile.

The Nature of Our Humanity

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association [HERA]
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

The Nature of Our Humanity
(See HERA’s website for an expanded description.)
www.h-e-r-a.org/

[REMINDER] In-Yer-Face Theatre: Two Decades On (Comparative Drama Conference Panel); abstract due November 16, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Drama Conference, Baltimore, MD, March 31-April 2, 2016
contact email: 
wboles@rollins.edu

In-Yer-Face Theatre: Two Decades On

Panel for Comparative Drama Conference
Baltimore, MD
March 31-April 2, 2016

M Wynn Thomas Essay Prize 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Swansea University
contact email: 
a.v.von.rothkirch@swansea.ac.uk

M. Wynn Thomas Prize 2016

[UPDATE] CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS: Women's Lives Encyclopedia

full name / name of organization: 
Nancy Barbour / Oregon State University
contact email: 
nancy.barbour@oregonstate.edu

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS – Edited Volume on Women’s Lives Around the World

Women's Lives Around the World: A Global Encyclopedia
Volume 4: Europe

Editor: Nancy Barbour, MAIS

Global Emersons at American Literature Association

full name / name of organization: 
Ralph Waldo Emerson Society, American Literature Association
contact email: 
roger.thompson@stonybrook.edu

Global Emersons

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Writing Award

full name / name of organization: 
Anna Lillios / University of Central Florida
contact email: 
Anna@ucf.edu

The Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society is sponsoring a writing contest for currently enrolled graduate and undergraduate students.

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