category: general announcements

The Digital and the Local

full name / name of organization: 
LINQ Literature in North Queensland, Vol 42
contact email: 
http://www.linqjournal.com/contribute/

"Passports" - Symploke Special Issue

full name / name of organization: 
Jesper Gulddal
contact email: 
Jesper.gulddal@newcastle.edu.au

Passports (symploke, Vol. 24, No. 2)

Call for Proposals - Fashion: Now & Then: Passé, Presente, 未来 Conference - October 22-24,2015

full name / name of organization: 
LIM College
contact email: 
nicole.lamoreaux@limcollege.edu

Fashion: Now & Then: Passé, Presente, 未来
Thursday, October 22, 2015 to Saturday, October 24, 2015
LIM College, New York City, NY, U.S.A.

Proposal Due Date: June 8, 2015

Call for Proposals for The Future Scholar: Researching & Teaching the Frameworks for Writing and Information Literacy (6/1/2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Randall McClure
contact email: 
randallmcclure@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS:
The Future Scholar: Researching & Teaching the Frameworks for Writing & Information Literacy

Call for papers Gender in series : cinema, television and the media

full name / name of organization: 
Gender in series : cinema, television and the media
contact email: 
gwenlegras@wanadoo.fr

Call for papers
Gender in series: cinema, television and the media

Call for papers
Authors can submit anytime they want:

Proposed Special Issue: "Fictions of Circulation"

full name / name of organization: 
Gretchen Busl
contact email: 
gbusl@twu.edu

I am seeking abstracts for additional contributions to a proposed special journal issue, “Fictions of Circulation.”

Contributors Wanted for Low-Tech Film-Making Textbook

full name / name of organization: 
Alan Smithee Publications
contact email: 
alansmithee2015@gmail.com

I'm a f/t professor in cinema with recent success running a two semester university course on film-making on your mobile phone (See Baker's "Tangerine" 2015 at Sundance for an inspiring example [not m

CFP: PAMLA 2015 Conference, Portland, Oregon, Nov. 6-8, 2015; May 15 Proposal Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
svonkin@netzero.com

The deadline for paper proposals for the 2015 PAMLA Conference in Portland, Oregon (to be held at Portland State University and the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower on Friday, November 6 – Sunday,

CFP deadline May 15, 2015: PAMLA special session “Teaching French and Francophone Culture, Literature, and Language Through Film

full name / name of organization: 
Marion Geiger
contact email: 
mgeiger@csusm.edu

Call for Papers: deadline May 15, 2015
PAMLA - Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
113th Annual Conference - Portland, Oregon,
Friday, Nov 6 – Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015

Call For Papers: Summer 2015 Issue of Agasia (Deadline: June 15th)

full name / name of organization: 
Agasia: a Journal of Literary Chatter
contact email: 
agasia@csustan.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Agasia is currently accepting submissions for its Summer 2015 edition.

The Intersection of Cartoons, Animation, and Youth Media: A Special Issue of Children's Literature Association Quarterly

full name / name of organization: 
Joseph Michael Sommers/ in association with the Children's Literature Association
contact email: 
somme1jm@cmich.edu

-Call For Papers-

The Intersection of Cartoons, Animation, and Youth Media:
A Special Issue of Children's Literature Association Quarterly

Edited by Joseph Michael Sommers

Robert Penn Warren Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Center for Robert Penn Warren Studies at Western Kentucky University
contact email: 
warren.studies@wku.edu

Robert Penn Warren Studies, which publishes critical explorations of the life and works of Robert Penn Warren and his friends, colleagues, and students, invites submissions for the journal’s forthcoming edition. For this issue, we are particularly interested in pieces that address Warren and his associates’ legacy, either through their literary production or in their approach to teaching literature.

Southeastern Writing Center Association (SWCA)-Writing Center Inclusivity-February 18-20, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Southeastern Writing Center Association (SWCA)
contact email: 
RENDLEMAN_ELIOT@COLUMBUSSTATE.EDU

In Gender Trouble, Judith Butler warns, “The theories of feminist identity that elaborate predicates of color, sexuality, ethnicity, class, and able-bodiedness invariably close with an embarrassed

British Popular Culture--10/1-4/15

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association
contact email: 
spetrovic@okwu.edu

The 2015 Midwest Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association conference will be held at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza from Thursday-Sunday, October 1-4.

Edited Collection / Rethinking Globalization and Spatial Scale [Abstracts: May 29, 2015]

full name / name of organization: 
North Carolina State University
contact email: 
globalspatialscale.collection@gmail.com

Edited Collection: Rethinking Globalization and Spatial Scale
Abstracts due by May 29, 2015

We are seeking essays for an edited collection titled Rethinking Globalization and Spatial Scale. The goal of the volume is to bring together interdisciplinary research on globalization spanning the humanities and social sciences that foregrounds theoretical and methodological conceptualizations of scale—how people, capital, goods, material infrastructure, ideas, and power aggregate along or slide among different degrees or levels of attachment, from personal to local to national to transnational.

Call for Papers (Open, Non-Thematic Issue) - Submission deadline: June 30, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation
contact email: 
sic.journal.contact@gmail.com

Call for Papers
(Open, Non-Thematic Issue)

[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation invites submissions for the upcoming 11th issue. We accept:

Exploring Moral Interfaces: Private Worlds and Public Systems - An International Conference, 7th to 9th October 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The English and Foreign Languages University, India.
contact email: 
prakashkona@gmail.com ; publicprivateconference@gmail.com

“Everyone deserves a private life,” says the female protagonist in the 1994 movie, Three Colors: Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski.

Words Words Words: The Future of Literary Writing - An International Conference, 25-27 November 2015

full name / name of organization: 
The English and Foreign Languages University, India.
contact email: 
literarywritingconference@gmail.com

One of the primary objectives of this conference is to investigate the question of whether something like “literary writing” exists at all.

June 12, 2015 Label Me Latina/o

full name / name of organization: 
Label Me Latina/o
contact email: 
ksanchez@georgian.edu

Label Me Latina/o

CALL FOR SCHOLARLY ESSAYS

(UPDATE) SPECULATION AND FICTION (Deadline 30 April, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Sanglap: Journal of Literary and Cultural Inquiry (Vol 2 Issue 1)
contact email: 
editors@sanglap-journal.in

The term speculation has, among others, two specific strands of meaning: thinking/narrating the realm of the possible and describing a form of economy that borders on the fluctuations in the material

SAMLA 2015 / Special Section: The Novel, Typography, and Graphic Design - Abstracts due 05/15/15

full name / name of organization: 
South Atlantic Modern Languages Association (SAMLA)
contact email: 
michael.griffin@lmc.gatech.edu

“We badly need a new way of thinking about novels that acknowledges their technological reality.

UPDATE: MPCA URBAN STUDIES PANEL

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella/MPCA/ACA
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Call for Papers:
Urban Studies
2015 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Thursday-Sunday, 1-4 October 2015
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza

Sideways in Time - Essay Collection [UPDATE]

full name / name of organization: 
Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives
contact email: 
sidewaysconference@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives
Essay Collection

Constructing Coherence in the British Short Story Cycle (15-16 October 2015; extended abstract deadline: 30 April)

full name / name of organization: 
Johannes Gutenberg University (Mainz, Germany)
contact email: 
patrick.gill@uni-mainz.de and florian.klaeger@uni-wuerzburg.de

CONSTRUCTING COHERENCE IN THE BRITISH SHORT STORY CYCLE

-extended deadline to submit abstracts for the last remaining slots on our panels-

15-16 October 2015

Monstrous Hungers and Desires Special Conference Stream within The Monsters and the Monstrous Project

full name / name of organization: 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
m13@inter-disciplinary.net

Monstrous Hungers and Desires
Special Conference Stream within The Monsters and the Monstrous Project

Wednesday 15th July – Friday 17th July 2015
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

"Reflections on the Global Legacy of Zora Neale Hurston on the Occasion of Her 125th Birthday," January 23-31, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
N.Y. Nathiri/Association to Preserve the Eatonville Community
contact email: 
ny@preserveeatonville.org

Reflections on the Global Legacy of Zora Neale Hurston
on the Occasion of Her 125th Birthday

SAMLA 2015: Contemporary Literature & Popular Music

full name / name of organization: 
Mary McCampbell
contact email: 
mmccampbell@leeuniversity.edu

The 2015 SAMLA Convention (Nov. 13-15) will he held at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel & Convention Center in Durham, North Carolina.

CALL FOR PAPER *NEW*: SOCRATES VOL. 3 NO. 2 ISSUE - June 2015

full name / name of organization: 
SOCRATES: SCHOLARLY RESEARCH JOURNAL
contact email: 
socratesjournal@outlook.com

SOCRATES
ISSN 2347-6869 (Open Access)
ISSN 2347-2146 (Print)
http://www.socratesjournal.com

SCMLA 2015: French I: Linguistics and Literature to 1600

full name / name of organization: 
Cristian Bratu
contact email: 
Cristian_Bratu@baylor.edu

South Central Modern Language Association

72nd Annual Conference
October 31 - November 3, 2015, Nashville, TN

Meta-Play: Early Modern Drama and Metatheatre (13-14 June 2015, University of Kent, UK; proposals due 4 May)

full name / name of organization: 
University of Kent (Canterbury, UK)
contact email: 
h.r.newman@kent.ac.uk and s.dustagheer-463@kent.ac.uk

Now that over half a century has passed since Lionel Abel coined the term ‘metatheatre’ with particular reference to the drama of Shakespeare and his contemporaries and even identified a new genre

2015 Challenging Media Landscapes Conference

full name / name of organization: 
University of Salford
contact email: 
s.simpson@salford.ac.uk

2015 Challenging Media Landscapes Conference

Cultures and Industries of Creativity in Contemporary Media Landscapes

CALL FOR PAPERS

Date: Monday 16 November 2015

2015 MPCA/ACA Conference: Animation

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association
contact email: 
mgellis@kettering.edu

2015 MPCA/ACA Conference: Animation

Sideways in Time - Essay Collection

full name / name of organization: 
Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives
contact email: 
sidewaysconference@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives
Essay Collection

Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and social sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fi

full name / name of organization: 
Atenea
contact email: 
nandita.batra@upr.edu

Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and social sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and poetry.
URL: http://ece.uprm.edu/artssciences/atenea/

Revista Atenea - journal of humanities & social sciences (15 August 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Revista Atenea - Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences - University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez
contact email: 
nandita.batra@upr.edu

Atenea, a multidisciplinary bilingual journal on the humanities and social sciences, features essays, books reviews, and some fiction and poetry.
URL: http://ece.uprm.edu/artssciences/atenea/

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